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

Somya Jain Somya Jain | Mar 21, 2023
Somya Jain
Somya Jain

Updated on - Mar 21, 2023

Ravenshaw University is one of India's oldest and most well-recognized educational institutions. The university has various affiliations under it, which subsequently became an autonomous college with CPE status by UGC and an 'A' grade by NAAC. The university offers Post-graduate, undergraduate, and doctoral programs in various fields. Postgraduate teaching was started in 1922. The Government of India awarded the institution National Honor, through the issue of a commemorative stamp in 1978. It has the most extensive library in Odisha, named after the Raja Sahib of Kanika.

Ravenshaw University Latest Updates

  • February 21, 2023: OJEE 2023 application form released; apply before March 20, 2023.

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Ravenshaw University Quick Insights

Ravenshaw University has more than 8000 students registered and over 100 faculty members. The campus is 80 acres in size. The University Grants Commission has authorized the university, and NAAC has given it an A rating. The university offers 96 courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The university also provides a variety of services to students and employees. The highlights of the institute such as accreditation, courses offered, infrastructural facilities, etc are mentioned below:

Quick Insights of Ravenshaw University
Year of Establishment 2006
Type of University Public
Accreditation NAAC
Recognition UGC
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate
No. of Courses 96
No. of Students 8788
No. of Faculties 129
Campus Area 87 acres
Infrastructural Facilities Auditorium, Convention Center, Sports Facilities, etc
Location Cuttack, Odisha, India

Ravenshaw University Ranking

Ravenshaw University has been ranked by some of the top universities ranking institutions. Some of the rankings awarded to the institute are as follows:

  • uniRank gave the university 542nd in the country 
  • uniRank ranked the university 9294 in world
  • Rank 5512 of 14133 in the world and 267 of 876 in India awarded by EduRank
  • It holds rank 2014 of 5830 in Asia and 10 of 25 in Odisha given by EduRank

Ravenshaw University Courses

Ravenshaw University provides approximately 96 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programmes. At the undergraduate level, the most common courses are BSc, BA, BCom, and BBA, all of which last three years. Candidates can apply for MA, MBA, MSc, MCA, MCom, and other PG programs at the two-year level. In addition, the university provides PhD programs in 21 different fields. The university also offers a short-term PG certificate program in Computational Humanities. The following is the list of the courses offered at the university:

Department Course
Commerce MBA, M.A., B.Com, BBA, BA
Science MCA, M.Sc., B.Sc
Education B.A. B.Ed, B.Sc. B.Ed

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Ravenshaw University Departments

Ravenshaw University Cuttack has various departments, termed as schools, offering various courses in science, management, commerce and arts fields. The courses are designed in alignment with industry standards. The faculty members of  Ravenshaw University are highly qualified. The departments at the university are mentioned below:

Ravenshaw University Departments
Applied Geography Botany Business Administration
Chemistry Commerce Computer Science
Economics Education English
Geology Hindi History
Mathematics IST-ETC ITM
JMC Statistics Odia
Philosophy Political Science Psychology
Physics Sanskrit Sociology

Ravenshaw University Admission

Ravenshaw University admissions 2023 is offered in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Interested students need to fill up an online application form on the official website. Ravenshaw University Cuttack admission is based on OJEE, eligibility, the previous course marks scored, etc. Ravenshaw University  B.A Hons. and B.Sc Hons. admission is based on the marks scored in the previous examinations and eligibility.

Ravenshaw University Eligibility Criteria

Ravenshaw University offers various courses in the Science, Management, Business, Commerce and Arts discipline and each of the offered courses have different eligibility criteria. The following is a list of some of the courses provided by the institute, along with their qualifying requirements:

BA Eligibility

  • The candidates to pass with a minimum of 50% in 10+2 class (45% for SC) in any discipline from the recognized board

B.Sc Eligibility 

  • The candidate has to pass with a 50% aggregate in 10+2 in the Science stream from the recognized board

MBA Eligibility 

  • The candidates to pass graduation in any discipline from the recognized university.
  • The candidate has to score a valid score in Odisha Joint Entrance Examination

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Why Choose Ravenshaw University?

Ravenshaw University is one of the pre-independence era's best colleges and was elevated to Odisha's first Unitary University, with a lengthy list of illustrious alumni spread around the globe. Curriculum that is well-designed, competitive, and up-to-date, includes CBCS at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Physical infrastructure on campus, includes classrooms, labs, libraries, and hostels, as well as a sports complex, playground, and other amenities.

Ravenshaw University Cutoff

Ravenshaw University cutoff 2022 just like every year is released for various courses during admission time. The cut-off depends upon the marks scored by the candidate in OJEE for MCA admission. Ravenshaw University cut-off 2021 was declared after the results of OJEE were announced. Given below are the criteria used to calculate cut-off:

  • A number of students writing the entrance exam
  • A number of candidates passed the exam
  • The difficulty level of the question paper
  • Seat availability
  • Cut off may also be sectional wise.

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Ravenshaw University Result

Ravenshaw University results 2022 for offered courses are out and students can check the results on the official website of the university and from the college campus. Results are based on the continuous evaluation of student performance in academics. Admission results can be checked on the website and from the college campus.

Ravenshaw University Infrastructure

Ravenshaw University has acquired 140 acres of land on the bank of the river Mahanadi, to build the second campus for its new disciplines of management and applied sciences. Ravenshaw University campus provides best in class infrastructural facilities. It has a library, hostel, cafeteria, sports courts, auditorium, daycare center, etc. University organizes clubs which are available for students who have a keen interest in dancing, singing, skating, sketching etc. It conducts student elections for the student committee and has NCC and NSS rooms. Following are the facilities available for students at the campus:

  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Gym
  • Hospital / Medical Facilities
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care Center
  • Electrical Substation
  • Convention Center

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Ravenshaw University Placements

Ravenshaw University has been constantly achieving more than 450 placement offers since 2015. The university witnessed a total of 491 job offers received across all its schools in 2020. Various reputed companies from various backgrounds participate in the university placement drives. The latest highest package and average package will be updated on the official website. The list of recruiters visiting the institute are as follows:

Accenture Lido IndusInd Bank Capgemini
Tata AIG SBI Life Insurance Cuemath Federal Bank
Deloitte Zensar TCS S & P Capital IQ
ICICI Bank Genpact Royal Bank of Scotland Laxmi Kumaran & Sridharan
Wipro Ceasefire Industries Tech Mahindra Janalakshmi Financial Services
Edelweiss Cognizant HDFC Bank SBI Capital Markets

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Ravenshaw University Scholarships

Ravenshaw University offers various scholarships to students based on criteria decided by the government such as merit, physical ability, economical condition, sports performance, reserved category etc. Given below are some of the scholarships offered by  Ravenshaw University:

  • Post matric scholarship for SC/ ST students
  • Samaj scholarship
  • Jindal scholarship
  • Prof, Brajabandhu Mishra memorial scholarships
  • Scholarship to Disables
  • Physically Handicapped scholarships
  • Sanskrit merit scholarships
  • Sports scholarships

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Ravenshaw University Collaborations

Ravenshaw University has collaborations with 5 institutes in the forms of Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs). Following are the university’s collaborations:

Ravenshaw University Collaborations
Country Partnering University
USA Kentucky Tobacco Research and Development Center, University of Kentucky
Netherlands Museum Geelvinck, Heerde
India Zoological Survey of India
Denmark School of Culture and Society, India and South Asian Studies, Aarhus University

Ravenshaw University Faculty

Ravenshaw University, according to the NIRF 2020 report, has a total of 156 faculty members. Lecturers, professors, assistant professors, and associate professors make up the faculty. The academic members are all highly qualified, with the majority holding a PhD.

Ravenshaw University Alumni

Ravenshaw University alumni are operating for numerous global and countrywide commercial enterprises and authorities agencies in distinct management positions. The institute keeps a close link with its alumni via a chain of activities. Following are some of the notable alumni:

Notable Alumni Profession
Nandini Satpathy Politician, Author, Writer
Sitakant Mahapatra Author, Writer
Gopinath Mohanty Writer, Civil Servant
Elina Samantray Actor
Nabakrushna Choudhuri Former CM of Odisha

Ravenshaw University Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 129
Year of Establishment 2006
Genders Accepted Co-ed
Student Enrollment 8788
Campus Area 87 acres
Accredited by NAAC, NIRF
Recognised by UGC

Ravenshaw University Courses & Fees 2023

Course Avg. Fees Duration
MBA ₹3,42,000 2 Years
BBA ₹1,05,000 5 Years
BCA ₹1,760 1 Year
B.Com ₹1,20,000 3 Years
BJMC ₹1,20,000 3 Years
MCA ₹1,05,000 3 Years
MJMC ₹60,000 2 Years
BA ₹75,000 3 Years
B.Ed ₹60,000 4 Years
B.Sc ₹82,200 3 Years

Ravenshaw University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Ravenshaw University

₹ 3,42,000 (2 Years)

₹ 1,05,000 (5 Years)

₹ 1,760 (1 Year)

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 1,20,000 (3 Years)

₹ 1,20,000 (3 Years)

₹ 1,05,000 (3 Years)

₹ 60,000 (2 Years)

B.Ed [Bachelor of Education]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 60,000 (4 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 80,000 (2 Years)

M.Sc [Master of Science]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 80,000 (2 Years)

Ravenshaw University FAQs

Is Ravenshaw a private or public school?

Ravenshaw University (previously Ravenshaw College) is a co-educational state university in Cuttack, Odisha, on India's eastern coast. Ravenshaw College was founded in 1868 and became a university in 2006.

How are Ravenshaw University's placements going?

A dedicated training and placement cell is available at Ravenshaw University. The Cell provides for students to be placed on campus in a variety of industries. It also arranges for students to take part in off-campus drives hosted by other universities and industries.

What criteria are used to evaluate applicants for Ravenshaw University's M. Phil. and PhD programs?

According to UGC regulations, candidates are chosen in the following ways: The entrance exam is given a 70% weighting. And 30% is based on how well you perform in the interview/viva-voce.

Ravenshaw University Reviews

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sharonjojo2002 | , batch of 2021

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2023

  • 1.9
  • Placements 1
  • Fees 2.5
  • Academics 1
  • Infrastructure 1.5
  • Campus 3.5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : You need your admit card and marksheet of your class 10, class 12 marksheet, transfer certificate and your aadhar card for the admission procedure. The cutoff of BA English during my admission 2021 was 79%. There are 80 seats in BA English which is more than many colleges in India.

Begumroshan9 | , batch of 2023

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2022

  • 5
  • Placements 5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Bsc course eligibility is to have at least 50%in class x from any recognised board. Neet  exam is needed for UG courses

Sibanipriyadarshini35 | , batch of 2021

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2022

  • 4.2
  • Placements 5
  • Fees 5
  • Academics 5
  • Infrastructure 1
  • Campus 5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Marks based selection. Cut off 65%. Good score in English is necessary. 

Sp Panda2013 | , batch of 2023

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2022

  • 4.5
  • Placements 4
  • Fees 4
  • Academics 5
  • Infrastructure 5
  • Campus 4.5

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Eligibility criteria: Minimum of 60% in 12th. Admission Process: Normal. You will only need to submit the required documents. No entrance examinations. The cutoff was 80% this year.

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