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Review of Garden City University, [GCU] Bangalore

7.5 / 10

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Aymen
Aymen
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Biotechnology), batch of 2020
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

in total 4 hostels, 2 for boys and 2 for girls: the fee structure is based upon the members living in one room. accommodation with 3 people is 56,000; accommodation with 2 people is 80,000 and single accommodation is 1,00,000.

PGs are amazing

the food in the college mess is served veg and in the canteen its both veg and non-veg served. the price is reasonable

the classrooms and another infrastructure is well maintained


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10

The daily activities is such that the students don't get bored only by studying there are some non-core subjects too and extracurricular activities.

the quality of teaching is very understandable, friendly behaviour of staff

the experience till date is very vast it includes improving minor to major skills, stage prone


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

106000 per annum

scholarship are based on both academic and non-academic

70% of students are more likely to get a scholarship

depends on families to families some need loan some don't, the banks availing loans are Axis bank, federal bank and syndicate


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
6/10

This is my first internship in GetMyUni

The companies are various for various courses for example, for my course the companies are Himalaya and Biocon

The per cent of students getting placed are 40-50%

Alumni network is very strong, after every 5 years the university organises a get together for the alumni


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria of my course i.e, B.Sc. Biotechnology, Biochemistry and genetics require 60% and above overall percentage. the main subjects that are focused on our biology and chemistry. 

I took UGCET or KCET in Bangalore

the cutoffs for the course depends upon the percentage obtained i.e if the student obtains 70 % in the 12th board the cut of is 20%



Utkarsh
Utkarsh
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Biochemistry),(Biotechnology), (Genetics), batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

Various clubs are available like adventure club, comedy club, poetry club, science club etc. the grand event of our university is GARDENIA, there are some other events conducted all around the year like Bengal day, nepal day showing the cultural diversity of various states by their students. The college life is very enthutiastic, we are never away from work, there is a sequential chain of events for our betterment.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

there are overall four hostels including two boys and two girls hostel. the hostel fees vary with the types of room chosen for double sharing it is 85000/year inclusive of fooding. Near to college, there is a plethora of options available to live in , the price on pg varies from 5000-14000 per month.

The college administration makes sure to give the best quality food available. the food quality is good and available only for hostellers.

Excellent labs, libraries, dining halls. the complete campus is available with Wifi


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

I have classes from Monday to Saturday with timings from 0900 - 1530 hrs. our university is the first to introduce paperless assignments and projects submission and evaluation. We are alloted date limits ,within this period we have to submit our assignments. the methodology of teaching is very unique, as the sessions are very interactive and enjoyable. Sometimes the assignments are pratical depiction of our therotical knowledge which make learning very enjoyable.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
8/10

I have opted for triple major course of Bsc. Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics with fee structure of 56000/semester. Being a university the university has various scholarships of its own like Chancellor's young innovation award. the average number of students varies from 10-20 per course per year. No, not in my case but yes there is one branch of federal bank inside the campus which gives us various perks to easily avail student loan at a cheaper rate.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

I have not been involved in any kind of internship. Various demanding companies visit campus for placement like Biocon, genetech, sterling biotech, Cipla, Novartis, Cadila. The average salary figures for these jobs varies from 3-8 lpa. we have a strong alumni network both inside and outside India, our college anticipates to its level best to ensure the alumni interaction of their seniors with the juniors.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

-12th pass, with aggregate passing percentage of 60

- The admission was on basis of merit of marks and GCU entrance test

- knowledge of cutting edge technology 



Aryan
Aryan
B.com(honors), batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
8/10

Students are all from out state. We do have various clubs. Gardenia is the main fest other than that we have state day celebration like all 29 states culture of celebrated 4 days sports fest. Really good


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

4 hotels- 2boys, 2girls. Hotels fees depend upon the bedroom you chose, it ranges from INR 35k to 50k per semester. It's a regular food twice a week something special are made. Really good


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

It starts at 9 and ends at 3 30 pm. There is 6class a day. Many assignments. Teaching is very good they use all latest technology to study. It's really good it's fun if you are into it.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

INR 80k after scholarship. Like told depends on your percentage. About 60%, Yes there are loans. It's available from the federal bank.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

No internship has done yet. Companies like KPMC, VIVO, Sheraton, times now, Reliance industry, Norton, Byjus, Tech Mahindra etc. Around INR 40k to 70k. It's INR 60k. Alumni network is strong.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

There is no entrance fees and minimum cutoffs. The more percentage the better. Here the college provides the scholarship for this those who get above 75%. 95% above you can learn for free. The scholarship depends on your percentage I got 78.5% so I got a scholarship of INR 20000.



Dhwani
Dhwani
Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT], batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

 You can apply for this course by giving NEET examination. The cutoff varies every year depending on the grading of NEET. If you want your future to turn gold, Garden City University is one of the best option.



Gyanam
Gyanam
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
3/10

1. The college and student societies and clubs are average. 2. The college annual fest Gardenia is the only festival 3. The college's overall quite boring and you'll be thinking how to pass out the time.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
6/10

1. There are 3hostels one for girls and 2 for boys. Hostel fees around INR 75,000lakh per year 2.PGs are available at less price since the college is at the outer from the city. 3. Food is really average you can't go with that every day. 4. College has invested a lot on infrastructure which is very good from labs, washrooms, canteen and other basics but College do not have any water point to drink.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
2/10

1. The college timings are 9:30 am-3:30 pm, classes and other educational infrastructure are good but teaching and teachers involvement is average. There's no mentor for your project, no project guidance. very hard to understand and raise a query. 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
3/10

1.Course fee: INR 1, 13,600/- per Year 2.No scholarships available. 3. No scholarship is given. 4Yes, Loans can be taken, many different banks can give education loans. And it's quite easy.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
2/10

1. No internships for BCA by the college. 2. There are very few key companies like Wipro, Infosys, Microsoft. 3. Average Salary1.2lakhs, Highest 10 lakhs, and around 40% get placement 4. Not much interesting it's just for the sake.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

1. There no such cutoff reason the only thing is that you should have passed the 12th Examinations. 2. No, entrance examination required. 3.No cutoff required, you just have to be passed.



Aditya
Aditya
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

The college is very active in such, students from all the departments engage in the activities. The main Festival is Gardenia, which takes place in February, and hosts famous celebrities and lots and lots of fun events and flash mob happens every day. Other events take place throughout the year and they have sports days. The life is really nice in this college as you'll make friends from all over the world and enjoy the overall experience of the college.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10

There are 2 boys hostel, and 3 girls hostel Hostel fees are a little less than 10k a month, which includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and tea. There are many PGs and rent houses in the neighborhood, the cost varies from INR 4000 to 12000. The food in the college is extremely good, there are a ton of options and really nice juices, shakes, and smoothies along with other packeted foods, very affordable price. Once in a while, the food department hosts food bonanzas, where they serve really good foods at very low prices. Quality of the classroom is really nice, equipped with projectors slides etc. Separate WiFi is available for every block, libraries are really nice and contain all the necessary books and extra reads. The college has a really beautiful campus with greenery and very clean, there is a futsal ground and a basket court inside.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Daily routine, classes start from 9:15 am to 12 pm, 12-12:45 is lunchtime, 12:45 pm to 3:30 pm afternoon classes. 6 assignments are given for each subject and are to be done in the class or to be upload through the cellphone app. Quality if teaching is good but can be a little better. Methods include digital classes, activities, and explanations. The experience is really good, college and the cultural mix is very beautiful, there are students from all over the world and it's really fun to get to know something new every day.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10

My course fee is INR 1.5 lac per year for Indians, and INR 2 lacs a year for foreign students, but for good marks they offer scholarships, I pay 80000 a year. The scholarship is based on aggregate percentage of 12th Almost 50% in my department has a scholarship. Loans are not necessarily needed but Federal Bank is one of the banks.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

It is my 2nd semester and I haven't done any internships, will be joining from the 3rd semester. Deloitte, Google, Taj Hotels, Ritz Carlton There is a good alumni network and they visit the college very often, the college has very strong connections and help the students well enough to get good placements.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria are 60% and with high percentile, they offer scholarships(which means you have to pay less) and they set up help desk where the student can get all the help necessary to get the admission done. There aren't any entrance examinations. Typical cutoffs are 70% to 75%



abhay
Abhay
Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT], batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

Every student is very helpful to each other. They respect every culture and mostly every festival will be held by this college.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

Best campus I have seen. The hostel provides very good facility. It is one of the best colleges in Bangalore


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Class timings are 9 to 4. Exams will be taken through assignment or through mid-terms exams Overall experience is very good.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10

INR 54000 is the fee for 1st semester and after that INR 48000 is the fee. The scholarship is given by the college.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

GCU provides very good opportunity for all students. An internship is also given by GCU and my college is affiliated with many good companies.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria for BPT in GCU is above 50%. The admission process is very easy there is a volunteer for helping you. There is no entrance examination. No cutoff for admission.



TOTU
TOTU
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}, batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
6/10

Students are good .Good social in college campus everyone mingles well Gardenia festival annual fest of college Life in college is well nice.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
6/10

Two different boys hostel and two girls hostel Fees for my room costs 1lakh per year Single room Food in canteen is good But in hostel its not adjustable Classrooms and other infrastructures are decent and good


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10

Daily routine is long and tiresome a lot of classes Teaching quality is pretty good only some professors are exception who work at upper levels Not upto exoectations though still fine


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

My fees come around 45k to 50 per semester I have 6 semesters, about the scholarship I don't have any idea. Loans are not needed yet


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Admission procedure was basic and the eligibility criteria were 12 pass with a scholarship with good grades I took entrance exams of NEET, JIPMER 60%



Rajula Kishore
Rajula Kishore
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Biotechnology), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

There will be a lot of festival going on in the campus overall the fest's the gardenia is the best.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

The college has its own hostel facility and the fee for one month is INR 6500 per month and the food the so hygienic and u could not get the same food overall Bangalore.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

The college starts at 9 in the morning and ends at 3:30 in the evening and there will be breaks accordingly. The teaching is very good.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10

The fee of the college is reasonable that come around INR 4 lakhs per annum for the whole academic course.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility to join the college is that the student must be passed in 10+2 with the minimum of 75 percent marks. And the student should write common entrance exams which are conducted by the college.



Sushmita
Sushmita
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

There are student societies such as NSS, NCC, Rotaract available on campus. Annual cultural festival Gardenia is hosted on campus for all departments with student volunteering being a key factor.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

The hostel available is separate for boys and girls with maximum security provided. Transportation is available to and fro for the hostelites. There are numerous PGs available around the campus. Hostelites are provided food at the college mess hall for three meals a day with both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

Fees are really nominal with an option of installment payment. The scholarship is available starting from 60% marks. If loans are needed, there is Syndicate Bank which has a branch adjacent to the campus and provides education loan.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

My course has many placement opportunities in the IT field. Internship opportunities are plenty starting from the second year. Key IT companies that come to the college are Wipro, Infosys, Google, Dell, Microsoft etc. Almost 95% of every batch has been placed at prominent industries.