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Kumaun University, Nainital

About Kumaun University, Nainital


Kumaun University, a residential-cum-affiliating university, came into existence in the year 1973 with the merger of two Government Colleges, D.S.B. Government P.G.College, Nainital and Almora Government P.G. College, Almora. Kumaun University became an ideal for all the state universities before the creation of the new state of Uttarakhand for regularizing academic session, making education more participatory, creating a serious academic atmosphere, generating resources without taxing the students, maintaining strict discipline among students and imposing a code of conduct for teachers and this approach is still Keeping in view its overall achievements, the University was accredited with 'A' Grade status in the year 2015 by the National Assessment and enfranchisement. The University incorporates a regular member of the Association of Indian Universities. In order to cater the technical skills and job education, another field of the University has been developed at Bhimtal. The University is imparting quality education and research.

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Kumaun University Highlights

The highlights of Kumaun University, such as Recognition, university type, student-faculty ratio, approvals, facilities, etc., are mentioned below.

Kumaun University Highlights
Year of Establishment
1973
Type of University
Public
Accreditations
NAAC, BCI, NCTE
Recognition
UGC
Approvals
UGC
Student-Faculty Ratio
1:43
Campus Area
160 acres
Courses/ Degrees Offered
Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Sports Complex, Medical, Hostel, Banking, Gym, Cafeteria, etc.

Why Choose Kumaun University?

The University is known for building and promoting a system, that is accessible to folks of numerous faiths, races, creeds and cultures and is striving hard for excellence within the creation and dissemination of knowledge, promoting the holistic development of scholars and making ready them to steer lives of non-public integrity, obligation and repair to the society. Efforts to impress the academic fervor and artistic instincts of the youth returning from socially and economically backward areas, to strengthen the interface of academia with the government and business and prepare the perpetually undertaken. For the last 3 years, the University has created untiring efforts to develop some well-recognized departments of scientific and social analysis and these are attracting faculty members and students from totally different parts of the country. 

Kumaun University Academic Advantages

Kumaun University aspires to be a daring and dynamic institution, with a “no walls” culture and a spirit of enterprise that strives for positive influence and impacts through education, analysis and service. Each member of the university enjoys numerous opportunities for intellectual, personal and skilled growth. The university tries to attain international distinction for creativity, innovation and excellence. All parts of the University make sure that it fulfills all of the mandates laid down by the mission and also the vision of the university. The university values students, school and workers from completely different backgrounds and religious traditions and is committed to making an atmosphere of trust, safety and respect during a community characterized by a chic diversity of individuals and ideas. 

Kumaun University Ranking

  • QS India ranked Kumaun University as 66 in 2019.
  • BRICS university ranked the university as 301 in 2019.
  • India Today University ranked the university as 25 in 2019.
  • NIRF pharmacy ranking ranked the college as 75 in 2020.
  • The WEEK magazine ranked the university as 15 in 2019.

Kumaun University Courses

Kumaun University offers various courses at different levels. UG courses can be of 3-4 years depending on the type of course chosen, courses under UG are B.Sc, B.Pharma, etc. PG courses are of 2 years, courses under PG are MBA, M.Sc, etc. Below is the table of a few courses along with their specialization:

KU Science Courses

Courses
Specialization 
B.Sc
IT, Mathematics, Geology, Physics, Computer Science, Geography, Botany, Zoology, Forestry, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Statistics
M.Sc
Mathematics, Chemistry,  Geography, Zoology, Geology, Microbiology, Computer Science, Forestry, Biotechnology, Statistics, Physics, Zoology

KU Arts Courses

Courses
Specialization 
BA
Drawing, English, Hindi, History, Music, Home Science, Psychology, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology,  Economics, Statistics, IT, Geography
MA
English, Sanskrit, Economics, Sociology, Statistics, Music, Education, Hindi, History, Applied Psychology, Political Science, Home Science, Yoga, and Alternative Therapy

KU Management Courses

Courses
Specialization 
BBA
General
MBA
E-Commerce, E-business, Tourism

Kumaun University Departments

Kumaun University has various departments that offer various courses. Different faculties govern these various departments.

Below is the list of few departments that KU has -

Department of Business Analytics
Department of Speech-Language Pathology
Department of Jewish Studies
Department of Therapeutic Science
Department of Curriculum & Teaching
Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies
Department of Finance
Department of Business Administration
Department of History of Art
Department of Visual Art
Department of Accounting
Department of Respiratory Care
Department of Educational Psychology
Department of Humanities
Department of History
Department of Theatre

Kumaun University Admission

The candidates can register from the university website by submitting the registration fee. Before applying for an application form, candidates should have ensured that they're eligible or not for the several courses of that university. Candidates are suggested to browse all the required conditions before filling Kumaun University form, as well as read all the notices and instructions before applying. Admission to undergraduate courses is done on the basis of merit in the 10+2 examination except for B.Ed and LLB. Admission to B.Ed and LLB is based on the entrance examination conducted by the Kumaun University. Admission to all PG courses is based on the merit of a Bachelor's degree. MBA selection is done on the basis of an entrance exam or through merit. For admission to Ph.D. courses, the candidate must have a Master's degree with a minimum of 55% aggregate from a recognized university.    

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Kumaun University Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for Kumaun University courses depend on the type of course chosen.

Below are some courses along with their eligibility criteria:

Kumaun University BA Eligibility

Bachelor of Arts(BA) is a three-year UG course with specializations in Drawing, English, Hindi, History, Music, Home Science, Psychology, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology,  Economics, Statistics, IT, Geography.

Eligibility Criteria-

  • Applicants should have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.

Kumaun University B.Sc Eligibility

Bachelor of Science(B.Sc) is a 3-4 year UG course with specializations in IT, Mathematics, Geology, Physics, Computer Science, Geography, Botany, Zoology, Forestry, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Statistics.

Eligibility Criteria-

  • Applicants should have passed the HSC exams.

Kumaun University MBA Eligibility

Master Of Business Administration(MBA) is a two-year PG course with specializations in  E-Commerce, E-business, Tourism. It is one of the most popular programs and it opens a gateway to get plenty of job opportunities.

Eligibility Criteria-

  • Applicants should have completed the graduation.
  • Applicants will have to give an entrance exam and interview.

Kumaun University Cut-Off

Kumaun University Cut-off is released by Kumaun University for numerous courses to provide admission to candidates into the University for UG & PG programs each year. The Kumaun University Cut-off will be determined by the reservation classes and also the accessibility of the seats. The Kumaun University Cut-off will be declared by the Authority solely through online mode for the candidates. solely based on Kumaun University Cut-off, candidates will be called on for attending the additional rounds. The Kumaun University has around eighty-two departments and round wise cut-off information will be issued by the Authority.

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Kumaun University Result

The Kumaun University UG PG results are printed on the official website. To check the result following steps are followed:

1) Students should visit the university’s website

2) Then click on the Kumaun University UG PG Results 

3) Choose a course, enter roll number, name, date of birth

4) Students can download the result as pdf and also view it online. 

Kumaun University has declared some results and others are going to be obtainable to the scholars in due course of time. 

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Kumaun University Campus

The Campus of the university is covered in 3 areas- SSJ Campus, Almora; D.S.B. Campus, Nainital; Campus at Bhimtal, with a locality of 160 acres, the whole settled area is 3,00,000 sq. mt. 47 Government colleges beneath the administrative control of the State Government, fifty personal institutes and 01 Government motor-assisted College, spread over in six districts of the Kumaun region are connected with its the most important State University of the state (Uttarakhand) that caters to the necessity of regarding 1,50,000 students by providing high-quality educational expertise in numerous learning environments and promoting the values and establishments of democracy that prepare students to steer lives of non-public integrity and civic duty and repair to during a University has tie-ups with the best hospitals within the district to produce immediate medical attention to the ailing students. There's an ambulance service present at the campus. First aid services are accessible on the University campus itself. There is also a Himalayan repository that was inaugurated by prof. Yashpal. Since its inception, the museum has been actively concerned with the task of collection, compilation recording, and documentation.       

Some other features of campus are:

  • Labs
  • Library
  • Medical Facilities
  • Hostels
  • Banking

Kumaun University Infrastructure Facilities

The university library has a collection of more than 3,00,000 books, theses, periodicals, standards, maps, records. There is a computer centre with 75 systems and LAN facilities. There is also an auditorium present which can capacitate 200 people at a time. The sports complex is also present where students can play all sorts of games. 

Some other facilities provided are:

  • Shuttle Service
  • Gym
  • Auditorium
  • Museum
  • Sports Complex

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Kumaun University Hostel Details

Kumaun University provides its students with accommodation. There are 10 hostels present at all three campuses of the university. There are 6 girls hostels and four boys hostels, each hostel has its separate warden. The hostels provide all the basic amenities such as bed, study table, common room, security, water purifies, laundry service and many more.

Kumaun University Placements

During the final year of their course, the students are offered placement. Companies that visited the campus for placements are  Deloitte, Voltas, Bluestar, Lava, Samsung, Vodafone, and so on, over 1,000 students were recruited by noted organizations during Kumaun University placements 2020. There was 52% in the range of scholars placed in UG programs as compared to the previous year.

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Kumaun University Scholarships

Kumaun University offers its student Sahu Jain Trust Scholarship, which offers expenses ranging between 2,500 to 25,000 per year and is provided on a merit basis. The students can avail themselves for the scholarships provided by the government.

Kumaun University Collaborations

The university has various MOUs with several national institutes for research and education purposes. The list is given below:

  • Central Himalayan Environmental Association
  • CCMB Hyderabad
  • FRI Dehradun
  • NBRI Lucknow
  • IVRI Mukteshwar
  • NDRI Karnal
  • VIPKAS Almora
  • DCFR Bhimtal & Sikkim State Council of Science & Technology
  • National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, Bhowali
  • CEDER, Dehradun
  • NDRI Karnal
  • NRCPB New Delhi
  • DIBER Haldwani
  • journal of Intellectual Today
  • Herbal Research Development Institute, Gopeshwar
  • Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Himalayan Environmental and Development
  • National Botanical Garden, Lucknow

Kumaun University Alumni

Kumaun University has an alumni cell that develops and nurtures strong bonds between alumni, students, professors and other stakeholders. The university has maintained a Facebook page for its alumni. A person can become a member of the alumni association by filling a form available on the website. Some of the notable alumni are:

  • Ekta Bisht
  • Riyaz Ahmed
  • Sunita Rajwar
  • Bipin Chandra Tripathi
  • Neelesh Mishra
  • Kavita Joshi
  • Baldev Singh Aulakh
  • Vikram Singh
  • Ravindra Singh Bisht
  • Kamla Pant
  • Kanchan Pande
  • Satish Chandra Garkoti

Courses and Fees Structure of Kumaun University, Nainital

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Kumaun University, Nainital Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 69,222
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  5 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 92,404
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  3 year(s), Part Time Rs. 1.59 Lakh

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Kumaun University, Nainital Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 58,425
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.10 Lakh
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 99,000
Kumaun University, Nainital Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.42 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 42,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 99,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Kumaun University, Nainital Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 36,849
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 49,132
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]   3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 36,849
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 34,382
Master of Fine Arts [MFA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 59,718
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,862
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 99,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Kumaun University, Nainital Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication [BJMC]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,588
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Diploma in Mass Media And Communications  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Kumaun University, Nainital Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,382
Kumaun University, Nainital Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Hotel Management [BHM]  4 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Kumaun University, Nainital Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 53,370
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 53,996
Kumaun University, Nainital Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 36,849
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1 Lakh
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Certificate Course  , Full Time
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000

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Kumaun University, Nainital Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time
Kumaun University, Nainital Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.50 Lakh
Kumaun University, Nainital Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.20 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 42,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 99,000

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 2 Student's Reviews 5.5/10  
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Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Kumaun University, Nainital.

Facilities


Sports
Library
Laboratory
Medical
Hostel
Gym
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Computer labs

Contact Details and Location


Address : Sleepy Hollow , Nainital, Uttarakhand, India - 263001
Website : http://www.kunainital.ac.in/

Student Reviews


Anmol
Anmol
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Mainly classes form 10 am, exams are in months of May and December. Quality and method of teaching are more than average. Experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student election is held every year in month of August and September. The main festivals are College fest and intro party. College Life in general is good




Anmol
Anmol
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Mainly classes form 10 am, exams are in months of May and December. Quality and method of teaching are more than average. Experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student election is held every year in month of August and September. The main festivals are College fest and intro party. College Life in general is good




Anmol
Anmol
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Mainly classes form 10 am, exams are in months of May and December. Quality and method of teaching are more than average. Experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student election is held every year in month of August and September. The main festivals are College fest and intro party. College Life in general is good




Anmol
Anmol
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Mainly classes form 10 am, exams are in months of May and December. Quality and method of teaching are more than average. Experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student election is held every year in month of August and September. The main festivals are College fest and intro party. College Life in general is good




Discussion Forum

Q.

kumaun-university, Nainital MBA?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

The MBA(e-Business) fee structure at Kumaun university, Nainital are as follows.

MBA (e-Business)

  • I Year (I & II Semester)            =     49,202
  • II Year (III & IV Semester)       =     40,000

This is the MBA(E-Business) fee structure at Kumaun University, Nainital.

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017

Q.

kumaun-university, Nainital MBA?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

The ADMISSION process for MBA(E-Business) at Kumaun University, Nainital is The admission shall be given to a student on the basis of preliminary screening and subsequent performance in the admission test/GD/PI to be conducted by the Department.

The total seat for MBA(E-Business) is available at Kumaun University, Nainital is 30.

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017


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