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Nirma University, [NU] Ahmedabad Admissions 2020

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  • Registration for various UG/ PG/Ph.D. admission has started for the academic year 2020. 
  • Eligible candidates are invited for admission to the university departments for various PG programs with the entrance examinations.  
  • Apply online through the university website and click on the entrance courses link for admission to various courses with the entrance examination.
  • Eligible candidates can register here for admission to various courses.

Nirma University was established in the year 2003 under the special Act passed by Gujarat State Legislative Assembly. The University is recognized and approved by the University Grant Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act and accredited by the National Assessment of Accreditation Council (NAAC). It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). Nirma University aims to deliver quality education through the UG, PG, Diploma, Doctoral and Postdoctoral programmes offered by them.

Nirma University Admission 2020

The University offers a plethora of courses at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, Doctoral and Postdoctoral level. The admission to the various programmes offered by the Nirma University admission 2020 is based either on merit in the qualifying examinations or the Entrance Examinations conducted at National Level. 

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Courses Offered by Nirma University

Various specializations of Bachelors, Masters, Diploma, and Research programmes are available for admission at Nirma University. The candidates selected for any of the courses are required to pay the fees as per the Nirma University fee structure

  • The Undergraduate programme includes B.Tech, B.Des, B.Arch, B.Plan, B.Pharma and B.Com along with three integrated courses.
  • At the Masters level, the University offers various specializations of M.Tech, MBA, MSc, M.Pharm, LLM and MCA.
  • Under the Institute of Law, Management and Pharmacy, Nirma University offers Executive Diploma programmes.
  • The Faculty of Doctoral Studies and Research provides Doctoral and Postdoctoral courses in numerous disciplines. 

The specializations of some of the courses are listed in the table below:

Course Specialization
B.Tech and B.Tech Lateral
Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Instrumentation and Control
Bachelor of Design
Communication, Industrial Design
MBA
Marketing, Human Resource Management, Information Management, Operations Management, International Business, Business Analytics
M.Tech
Computer Science and Engineering, Information and Network Security, Network Technology, Computer Aided Structural Analysis, VLSI Design, Communication Engineering, Embedded System, Power Electronics and Machine Drive, Electrical Power System, CAD/ CAM, Thermal Engineering, Design Engineering
M.Pharm
Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Regulatory Affairs
M.Sc.
Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry
LLM
Constitutional and Administrative Law, Criminal and Security Law
Executive Diploma
Cyber Law and Forensic, Pharmaceutical Management

Nirma University Application Form

The application form to the courses offered by Nirma University can be filled online from the official website. Visit the University page and navigate to the Admission tab. Click on ‘Apply’ and follow the three steps given below:

  • Step 1: The first is to register for the course by giving a valid email ID and contact number. 
  • Step 2: Login using the email ID as the username and the password generated. Fill the application form carefully.
  • Step 3: Make the necessary payment towards cost using the payment method mentioned and submit the form.

Entrance Examination Accepted by Nirma University

The admission to all the programmes provided by the University is either strictly based on merit or entrance test conducted at National Level or by the University. 

  • The Institute of Design accepts the score of Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design (UCEED) for admission to B.Des programme.
  • The admission to Engineering courses is based on the ranking secured in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main) for Bachelor’s programme and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for M.Tech.
  • Bachelor in Architecture requires the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) score.
  • For Masters in Pharmacy, the Institute of Pharmacy lays its mandatory for the applicants to appear for Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) conducted by the National Testing Agency.
  • The University accepts Common Law Admission Test CLAT and PG CLAT for admission to all the courses related to Law at the UG and PG level respectively.
  • For the Integrated BBA - MBA course a qualifying percentile in Integrated Programme in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) is required.

Nirma University B.Tech Admission 2020

Nirma University School of Engineering constitutes Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Electrical Engineering whereas the School of Technology consists of Electronics and Communication, Computer Science and Engineering and Instrumentation and Control Engineering. B.Tech is provided for a period of 4 years comprising of eight semesters. The B.Tech Lateral programme is governed by the Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC), Govt. of Gujarat.

Nirma University B.Tech Eligibility

The admission to B.Tech course is based on the performance of the applicant in JEE Main whereas B.Tech Lateral is dependant on merit in the qualifying examinations. JEE Main score will be accepted for:

  • 35% of intake will be filled by the All India Seats
  • 50% of intake will be filled by the Admission Committee for Professional Courses
  • 15% of intake will be occupied by NRI/ NRI - sponsored candidates
Courses Eligibility
Admission Criteria
B.Tech in Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Instrumentation and Control Passed class 12th examination in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with a percentage of marks as decided by the Govt. of Gujarat.
Based on the marks obtained in JEE (Main)
B.Tech Lateral in Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Instrumentation and Control Diploma in a relevant discipline with minimum qualifying marks from a recognized Board/ University or institute approved by AICTE.
Based on merit in the qualifying examination.

Nirma University UG Admission 2020

The University provides UG programme in Bachelor of Architecture and Planning, Commerce, Pharmacy and Design. BBA-MBA, BA-LLB and B.Com-LLB also forms a part of the integrated courses offered by Nirma University, Ahmedabad. All the Undergraduate courses last for a period of 3 academic years except B.Pharm which is for 4 years. The Integrated courses is for a duration of 5 academic years. 

Nirma University UG Eligibility

The admission to almost all the Bachelors programme is based on the candidate’s performance in Entrance Examinations at National Level. 

  • Bachelor of Architecture requires the applicant to appear for National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA).
  • The Integrated law programmes demands Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) score.
  • Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design (UCEED) qualifying percentile decides the applicants admission to Bachelor of Design.
  • BBA-MBA applicants are selected on the basis of his/ her performance in  Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) followed by personal interview. The weightage given are listed below:
    • Entrance examination Test - 50%
    • Personal interview - 30%
    • Academic performance - 20%
Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
B.Arch
Passed class 12th examination in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with a percentage of marks as decided by the Govt. of Gujarat under the rules of admission.
Based on the performance in NATA examination.
Bachelor of Planning
B.Com (Hons.) Passed the HSC examination (10+2) from a recognized board/ council with English along with one of the following subjects: Accountancy/ Business Administration/ Economics/ Statistics/ Mathematics.
Based on merit in the qualifying examination.
B.Pharm Passed the HSC examination (10+2) from a recognized board/ council with Biology as one of the subjects OR Diploma in Pharmacy frona recognized University.
Bachelor of Design in Communication
Passed the HSC examination (10+2) in any stream (Science, Commerce, Arts and Humanities) from a recognized board/ council OR 10+3 year Diploma approved by State Board of Technical Education or any other board/ University as considered equivalent by Nirma University.
Based on the performance in UCEED examination followed by Situation Test and Personal interview.
Bachelor of Design in Industrial Design
Int. BBA - MBA Passed HSC examination (10+2) in any relevant stream from a recognized board/ council with an aggregate of 60%.
Based on the performance in IPMAT and academics followed by personal interview.
Int. BA - LLB (Hons.)
Passed HSC examination (10+2) in any relevant stream from a recognized board/ council with an aggregate of 45% (40% for SC/ ST category).
Based on the performance in CLAT.
Int. B.Com - LLB (Hons.)

Nirma University MBA Admission 2020

The Institute of Management, Nirma University offers Masters of Business Administration in numerous specializations. The MBA programme includes MBA - General, MBA - Human Resource Management (HRM) and MBA - Family Business and Entrepreneurship (FB & E). It is a full-time residential programme of 2 years academic duration comprising of six semesters. 

Nirma University MBA Eligibility

The admission to the Institute of Management, Nirma University MBA course is based on either National/ International level entrance test for MBA and MBA - HRM or the Entrance Examination conducted by the Institute for MBA - Family Business and Entrepreneurship. The selection criteria for MBA - FB & E are :

  • Entrance Test conducted by the Institute - 60%
  • Personal Interview - 20%
  • Communication Test - 10%
  • Academic performance (SSC, HSC, Graduation) - 10%
Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
MBA in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Information Management, Operations Management, International Business, Business Analytics
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in any discipline with at least 50% marks recognized by the Nirma University as eligible for post graduate studies. The candidates in their final year are also eligible to apply provided they furnish the qualifying certificate by September 2020.
Based on the National/ International level entrance test.
MBA - HRM
MBA - Family Business and Entrepreneurship
Based on the Entrance Examination conducted by the Institute of Management, Nirma University followed by Communication Test and Personal Interview.

Nirma University M.Tech Admission 2020 

Masters in Technology is provided in twelve different disciplines by Nirma University, Ahmedabad at the PG level under the Department of Engineering and Technology. M.Tech is a 2 years course comprising of four semesters.

Nirma University M.Tech Eligibility

The admission to M.Tech is based on the candidates performance in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). The applicants who do not have a GATE score are required to appear for a written test conducted by the University.

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering, Information and Network Security, Network Technology B.Tech/ BE/ B.Sc in Computer Engineering/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics and Communication/ Electrical or Instrumentation and Control OR M.Sc in Computer Science or Information Technology OR MCA with a qualifying percentile from a recognized University.
Based on the performance in GATE or written test conducted by the University.
M.Tech in Computer Aided Structural Analysis B.Tech / BE in Civil Engineering from a recognized University.
M.Tech in VLSI Design, Communication Engineering, Embedded System B.Tech/ BE in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Instrumentation and Control Engineering/ Computer Engineering / Information Technology or Electrical Engineering from a recognized University with a qualifying aggregate.
M.Tech in Power Electronics and Machine Drive B.Tech/ BE in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Instrumentation and Control Engineering/ Computer Engineering / Information Technology or Electrical Engineering from a recognized University.
M.Tech in Electrical Power System B.Tech/ BE in Electrical Engineering with a qualifying marks from a recognized University.
M.Tech in CAD/ CAM B.Tech/ BE in Mechanical Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Industrial Engineering or Mechatronics from a recognized University.
M.Tech in Thermal Engineering B.Tech/ BE in Mechanical Engineering or Automobile Engineering from a recognized University.
M.Tech in Design Engineering B.Tech/ BE in Mechanical Engineering with a qualifying percentile from the recognized University.

Nirma University PG Admission 2020 

At the Post Graduation level, Nirma University offers M.Pharm, M.Sc, MCA, MCA Lateral and LLM courses. Most of the Masters programme are for a duration of 2 academic years comprising of four semesters except MCA which lasts for a period of 3 years till completion. 

Nirma University PG Eligibility

The admission to various Masters programme mentioned depends on the performance in the Entrance Examinations listed below:

  • To seek admission to Master of Pharmacy the interested candidates must appear for Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) and secure a qualifying percentile.
  • Master of Law requires the applicant to qualify Post Graduate Common Law Admission Test (PG CLAT) or the All India Post Graduate Institute of Law, Nirma University (PG ILNU). The weightage of marks for the selection procedure are:
    • Entrance Examination - 70%
    • Publication - 10%
    • Work experience - 10%
    • Statement of Purpose - 10%
Courses Eligibility
Admission Criteria
M.Pharm in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmacology, Regulatory Affairs B.Pharm in relevant stream with a minimum qualifying marks from a recognized University. The candidates in their final year are also eligible to apply provided that they submit the qualifying certificate on or before the stipulated date.
Based on the performance in GPAT or the written test conducted by the University for Non GPAT applicants followed by counseling.
M.Sc in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry Bachelor's degree under the pattern 10+2+3/ 4/ 5 in the relevant field with an aggregate of 50% in all the semesters/ years. The candidates in their final year are also eligible to apply provided that they submit the qualifying certificate on or before the stipulated date.
Based on merit in the Entrance Test conducted by Nirma University.
LLM in Constitutional and Administrative Law, Criminal and Security Law Successful completion of 3 years LLB programme or 5 years integrated Law Degree with an aggregate of 55% as recognized by the Bar Council of India.
Based on the performance in PG CLAT. Non PG CLAT candidates may be given admission on the basis of All India PG ILNU Entrance Test based on the availability of seats.
MCA Graduation with Statistics under the education pattern 10+2+3 along with Mathematics as one of the subjects in 10+2/ Graduation level.
Based on merit in the qualifying examination.
MCA Lateral Successful completion of BCA/ B.Sc in Information Technology or Computer Science from a recognized University.

Nirma University Diploma Admission 2020

The University provides Executive Diploma Programme in Cyber Law and Forensics, Management and Pharmaceutical Management to meet the needs of practicing professionals. The Executive Diploma in Management Programme (EDP) is offered in five different specializations. All the Executive courses are conducted on Sunday to provide a comfortable schedule for the working professionals. The duration of the programme is 33 Sundays including the examinations. 

Nirma University Diploma Eligibility

To seek admission to any of the Executive courses offered by Nirma University, Ahmedabad the applicant must have completed his/ her Bachelor’s programme along with post degree work experience. The selection to the courses is strictly based on merit.

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
Executive Diploma in Cyber Law and Forensic Bachelor's Degree or its equivalent in any discipline from a recognized University along with a minimum of two years post degree work experience.
Based on the overall performance in academics and work followed by personal interview.
EDP in Finance, Marketing, International Business, Operations Management, Human Resource Management
Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline from a recognized University along with a minimum of two years post degree work experience.
 
Executive Diploma in Pharmaceutical Management B.Pharm/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHMS/ BAMS/ M.Sc in Life Sciences or equivalent degree recognized by the Nirma University with a minimum of two years post degree work experience.
Based on merit as decided by the Director General, Nirma University from time to time depending upon the requirement.

Nirma University Doctoral Admission 2020

The Faculty of Doctoral Studies and Research offers Ph.D programme in the field of Engineering and Technology. Science, Pharmacy, Management, Law and Architecture. The University also provides Postdoctoral Fellowship programme. Nirma University offers Ph.D course on full-time and part-time mode.

Nirma University Doctoral Eligibility

The admission procedure is based on the candidate’s performance in the entrance examinations followed by personal interview. The candidates who qualified the UGC-NET (Including JRF) UGC-CSIR NET (Including JRF) SLET / GATE / GPAT with a valid score, teacher fellowship holder or who have passed M.Phil. programme shall be exempted from writing the entrance test and deemed to be qualified for personal interview. For the Postdoctoral Fellowship programme, the candidates who have completed their PhD from Nirma University are not eligible to apply.

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
Ph.D (Full-time)
Master's Degree or professional degree considered equivalent to Masters by the statutory regulatory body with an aggregate of 55% or grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a Foreign Educational Institution accredited by the Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority.
Based on the score secured in the Entrance Examination followed by an interview.
Ph.D (Part-time)
Postdoctoral Fellowship Possess a Ph.D degree from a recognized Indian/ Foriegn University along with three publications in high quality Journals (listed in the Web of Science / SCOPUS/Hein Database/Indian Citation Index/ABDC/EBSCO/CARE/Art & Architecture Database or similar international agency). The aspirants with earlier post-doctoral fellowship assignment are also eligible.
Based on the presentation of Research proposal and interview.

Nirma University Admission Helpline

Nirma University Contact Details
Phone
(+91) 79-71652000/ 2717-241900 to 04/ 2717-241911 to 15
Email
Address
Nirma University, Sarkhej - Gandhinagar Hwy, Gota, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 382481.

Nirma University Admission FAQs

  • What is the selection procedure for BBA-MBA course?
    - The selection process to BBA-MBA programme is based on the performance of the applicant in Integrated Programme in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) followed by an interview. Due percentage weightage is given below:
    • IPMAT - 50%

    • Personal Interview - 30%

    • Academic Performance - 20%

  • How do I apply to any course?
    - The application form to all the courses are available online. Visit the official website of Nirma University, select ‘Apply’ and complete the procedure in three steps: Registration, Application and Payment.

  • What is the eligibility of Postdoctoral Fellowship programme?
    - The basic eligibility criteria for admission to Postdoctoral Fellowship programme offered by the University are:

    • Ph.D degree from a recognized Indian/ Foriegn University.

    • Three publications in high quality Journals (listed in the Web of Science / SCOPUS/Hein Database/Indian Citation Index/ABDC/EBSCO/CARE/Art & Architecture Database or similar international agency).

    • The aspirants with earlier post-doctoral fellowship assignment are also eligible.


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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process 2020 for Nirma University, [NU] Ahmedabad Reviews


Sahil
Sahil
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm], batch of 2020
7/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

In the eligibility is that the student should pass 12th standard with physics chemistry and biology/Maths. There is no entrance exam for the admission in this college. The cutoff is 70% or above for general; category.



Sharma
Sharma
Pharm. D, batch of 2019
5/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • Eligibility criteria for Nirma University are 12th pass in science stream.
  • The entrance exam is required which is conducted by Nirma University.


Sakshi
Sakshi
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch.], batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • Nirma university is one of the leading universities which have may institutes other than architecture .



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