Gujarat University: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

  • Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  • 3.4

    Academics & Faculty

    3.5

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.6

    Placements & Internships

    3.5

    College Infrastructure

    3.4

    Clubs & Associations

    3.3

    International Exposure

    2.5

    Hostels & Food

    4

    (20)
  • 8 Questions Answered
  • Public 3.4

    Academics & Faculty

    3.5

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.6

    Placements & Internships

    3.5

    College Infrastructure

    3.4

    Clubs & Associations

    3.3

    International Exposure

    2.5

    Hostels & Food

    4

    (20)
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Gujarat University Overview

Gujarat University Latest Updates

  • May 9, 2022: Second semester exams at Gujarat University are likely to be rescheduled till June.
  • May 1, 2022: The admission process for UG courses is open.
  • April 9, 2022: The date of the entrance exam for PG physiotherapy and nursing admission is April 9.
  • April 4, 2022: Admit card will be available for physiotherapy and nursing admission on April 4, 2022.

Gujarat University is a public state university located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. It is ranked No.1 with 5 stars by the GSIRF consecutively for the second academic year 2020-21 and has secured 43rd national rank under the NIRF rankings and 9th national rank under the ARIIA rankings. The university has four centrally-funded startup and innovation incubators, a research park for industry-academia collaboration, five centers of excellence, an Olympics standard sports city, and cutting-edge programs offered for students within the campus. It works as an affiliating university at the undergraduate level and a teaching one at the postgraduate level.

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Gujarat University Quick Insights

Gujarat University offers a 'Study Abroad Program,' which invites students from all over the world to learn about Indian culture, tourism, languages, journalism, and other topics. The highlights of Gujarat University, such as university type, accreditations, etc are mentioned below:

Gujarat University 
Year of Establishment 1949
Type of University Public
Accreditations NAAC, UGC
No. of Affiliated Colleges 235
Campus Area 260 acres
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma, PG Diploma
No. of Programs Offered 125+
Infrastructure Facilities Library, Sports, Hostel, Utility Store Vidya Shree
Location Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Gujarat University Ranking

Gujarat University is honoured by many national and international organizations for its outstanding performance in various disciplines. Below is an overview of Gujarat University ranking in India and achievements in the last few years by different organizations. 

  • Ranked No.1 with 5 stars by the GSIRF consecutively for the second academic year 2020-21
  • Secured 1st rank in Gujarat and 26th in India among Public State Universities by Outlook-ICARE India University Rankings in 2019
  • Recipient of President's National Award for National Social Services Scheme (NSS)
  • 43rd national rank under the NIRF Rankings and 9th national rank under the ARIIA rankings

Gujarat University Courses

Gujarat University offers courses at various levels like diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Additionally, there are certificate and diploma courses, MS (philosophy), and study abroad courses. Given below is a brief overview of the different courses offered by the university across various disciplines with their specializations:

Departments Courses
School of Commerce M.Com, PGD
School of Law LLM
 School of Business Management MBA
Department of Computer Science  MCA

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Gujarat University Departments

Mentioned below are the departments of the Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. Every department is designed for a particular field or two and offers courses and programs in that field. Here is the list of departments that they have: 

  • Education, Philosophy & Psychology
  • Languages
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Design
  • Law
  • Business Management
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Performing Arts

Gujarat University Admission

At Gujarat University, 200 + colleges are registered so admission for different courses and different streams varies according to eligibility criteria for it. The admission process for 2022 is based on the entrance exam, and scholarship test. Admission is all based on past academic merit, and if selected based on rank, they will have to appear for a personal interview for details.

Gujarat University Eligibility Criteria

Numerous courses are offered by the university, each of which has different eligibility criteria. Given below is a list of a few courses offered by the university with their eligibility criteria:

B.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates are required to qualify the 10+2 with 45 %
  • The accepted exam is GUJCET

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates are required to qualify the 10+2 with 50%
  • A valid score of 40-50% in the graduation
  • The accepted exams are: CMAT, GCET, CAT

ME/ M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates are required to qualify the graduation with a 50%
  • GATE exam is the accepted exam 

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Why Choose Gujarat University?

Gujarat University is a well-known campus university in India with more than 2 to 3 lakh students, over 4,000 faculty and staff, and scattered over 235 colleges, 15 recognized institutions, and 24 approved institutions. There are 221 PG centers and 34 PG university departments. It has been awarded the President's national award for National Service Scheme (NSS) in 2019. The unique feature about Gujarat University is its ‘Study Abroad Program’. Under this program, students from across the world are invited every year since 2007, to learn about Indian culture, tourism, languages, journalism, etc. The following are the additional features of the university:

  • Technology Business Incubator (TBI)
  • Research Park - Gujarat University Park for Industrial Extension and Research (GU-PIER)
  • Sardar Patel Sports City (SPSC) for Olympic Standard Sports Activities
  • Finishing Schools for Computational Biology and Molecular Diagnostics
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Centre for Extension Research and Innovation (CERI)
  • Educational Multimedia Research Centre (EMRC)
  • Centre for Post-doctoral Research (CPDR)
  • Centre for Indic Studies
  • Ahmedabad Heritage Park
  • Jan Sikshan Sansthan

Gujarat University Result

Gujarat University's undergraduate and postgraduate courses results are recently released on its official website. The students who appeared for offline exams can also view their results from the official website. The result for undergraduate courses for the 2022 sessions like BBA, BCA, BA, B.Sc, and B.Com has been released.

Displayed below is the step-by-step process to check the Gujarat University results 2022 for various UG and PG programs:

  1. Visit the Gujarat University official website
  2. Click on ‘Examination’ and select ‘Result’ from the dropdown menu
  3. Click on the desired result from the list
  4. Enter the seat number and the correct credentials in the portal to find the results

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Gujarat University Infrastructure

Gujarat University campus area has one of the largest fully wifi-enabled campus students have hostel facilities, Libraries, sports clubs, etc well-equipped laboratories, smart classrooms, and many more. Some of the facilities offered within the campus are:

  • ATM
  • Hostel
  • Library
  • Research dept
  • Indoor auditorium and playgrounds
  • University Store - Utility Store Vidya Shree
  • Banks
  • Post Office
  • Canteen

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Gujarat University Placement

Gujarat University has a placement cell that helps students in starting their careers from affiliated colleges, departments, recognized institutes at the local, national, and international levels. The placement cell leaves no stone unturned to get students settled in multinationals, government organizations, NGOs. Students have to register themselves in the placement cell and all registered students will be provided arrangements, help, and support for business/self/Social enterprise. The highest salary offered was INR 3 LPA while the lowest salary was INR 1.5 LPA. The top recruiting companies for the year 2021 were:

Zip Hire Deloitte Amazon
TCS Evosys Kotak Mahindra Bank
Zydus Group EY NIT Ahmedabad

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Gujarat University Scholarship

Gujarat University provides scholarships to students who perform well in academics but cannot afford the cost of education at the same time. The following are the types of scholarships offered:

  • Higher Education Scheme or Fellowship Scheme
  • National Scholarships
  • Mukhyamantri Yuva Swavalamban Yojana

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Gujarat University Collaborations

The university has shared MoUs with a number of organizations for academic, placement, research, cultural exchange, economics, social, and skills. The following enlists some of the recent collaborations with the Gujarat University:

Organization Objective of MoU Date
Jio Extension Academic extension collaboration for IAS Study Centre 09-Jul-2020
Institute of Seismological Research Developing new knowledge-based techniques of earthquake forecasting, micro and macro zoning of various vulnerable zones. 04-Dec-2020
SVDU Academics, Research, Faculty and students exchange, Health service 06-Nov-2020
Swarnim Gujarat Sports University, Gandhinagar Exchange activities of students, faculty, research. 17-Dec-2020
IIMT, Studies To design, develop & deliver industry-oriented professional certification programs for the students and working professionals 01-Dec-2021
RUSA To facilitate various methods of assessment 22-Jan-2021
BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha For Integrated Personality Development Course 18-Feb-2021
BVG Life Science Limited Jointly discuss herbal and biological LEDs for validation. 02-Mar-2021
ICARE To Increase the use of digital solutions for verification and authentication of student's documents 12-Apr-2021
o2h Discovery Pvt Ltd. Create an ecosystem that stimulates innovation/novel ideas 01-Jun-2021

Gujarat University Alumni

The university has an alumni network of placed alumni. The vast network of alumni of the university is working all over India and abroad in reputed multinational corporations. Since 1949, Gujarat University is spread worldwide through its talents. The alumni network helps the students currently studying at the university by guiding them throughout their studies. All the alumni are well settled and are doing great in their careers.

Notable Alumni Profession
Shri Narendra Modi Honorable Prime Minister
Dr. Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan Indian Space Scientist
Shri Aziz Mushabber Ahmadi 26th Chief Justice of India
Shri Amit Shah President of BJP
Shri Pankaj Patel
Chairman and Managing director of Cadila Healthcare
Dr. Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi Padma Shri, Renowned Indian Neurologist
Shri Sudhir Mehta Torrent Group
Shri Pranav Mistry Global Vice President of Research at Samsung
Shri Kumarpal Desai
Padma Shri, Author, Critic, Columnist, and Translator

Gujarat University Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 140
Year of Establishment 1949
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 3638
Campus Area 260 Acres

FAQs

Is Gujarat University Private or Government-owned?

Gujarat University is a public state university (Public University) that is affiliated with UGC India.

Does Gujarat University have a hostel facility?

Yes, separate hostel facilities are provided for boys and girls. Hostels are available on a merit basis to students residing outside of a 40-kilometer radius of Gujarat University and studying in a post-graduate department.

Does Gujarat University Offer part-time courses?

Yes, Gujarat University offers part-time courses. These courses are for persons who did not have formal management education or who need to have specializations in some specific sectors.

What is the rank of Gujarat University?

The Gujarat University ranks 1st in the state of Gujarat and 26th in the national category of ‘public state university as declared under the prestigious Outlook-ICARE India Rankings 2019.

How many colleges are affiliated with Gujarat University?

The Gujarat University affiliates nearly 235 colleges, 24 approved institutions, and 15 recognized universities.

Gujarat University Reviews

Overall Rating (Out of 5)

3.4

Based on 20 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

>4-5 star

8

>3-4 star

9

>2-3 star

1

1-2 star

1

Component Rating (Out of 5)

Academics & Faculty

3.5

Fees and Scholarship

3.6

Placements & Internships

3.5

College Infrastructure

3.4

Clubs & Associations

3.3

International Exposure

2.5

Hostels & Food

4

Nirav | Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2017

Reviewed on Aug 04, 2021

  • 4
  • Academics & Faculty 5
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
  • Placements & Internships 3
Academics & Faculty
  • First 3 year field study. Last year(4th year) we made a project in Gujarat University.
  • Teaching quality was excellent in my college.
  • Experience in my college is very good.
College Infrastructure
  • 2 hostel are here, 1 for girls and 1 for boys. Hostel fee is Rs. 10000 per year.
  • Quality of class room and lab is too good in Gujarat University.

Tulsi | Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT], batch of 2019

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

  • 3.1
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Placements & Internships 2.5
  • College Infrastructure 4
  • Clubs & Associations 4
Academics & Faculty

Morning 9 to evening 4 Lectures in 3 days a week and clinical postings on other 3 days of the week, Very good teaching quality with the best team

Fees and Scholarship

Gujarat University, Ahmedabad bpt college fee is INR 72000 per year. No scholarship is given by the college and the college only provided scholarships to category students

Tanya | Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2019

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

  • 3.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • Placements & Internships 3.5
Fees and Scholarship

Course fee is as per government rules. You can get very good facilities being in a government institute. Scholarship is available to SC,ST and OBC categories. A large number of students get scholarship. No loans are needed to pay the fees.

Academics & Faculty

Daily schedule was really good. Morning to noon lectures and then practicals. Teaching is very good and to the point. Teachers are very helpful to the students. Overall development is possible through the university

Sapna | Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2014

Reviewed on Jun 02, 2018

  • 1.9
  • Placements & Internships 1.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Academics & Faculty 2
  • College Infrastructure 2
  • Clubs & Associations 2
Placements & Internships

They are not providing placement too. Students have to find their job by them self only.

Fees and Scholarship

The fee is nominal for all.

Mayur | Bachelor of Arts [BA] (English), batch of 2016

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018

  • 4.3
  • Clubs & Associations 5
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Academics & Faculty 4
Clubs & Associations

There ks lots of thing in campus and students can get every opportunity to show their skills and hobbies to the world. Every student life is nice and wealthy with good knowledge

College Infrastructure

I dont know about hostel fees but there is 2 hostels for girls and boys. There is nice and healthy food available for students and it is not so costly. Classsrooms, labs and libraries are always clean and infrastructure is superb.

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