SHUATS: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Debasree Banerjee Debasree Banerjee | Sep 13, 2023
Debasree Banerjee
Debasree Banerjee

Updated on - Sep 13, 2023

SHUATS was established in 1910. The base stone of SHUATS was laid by Dr. Sam Higginbottom. The institute is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC). Admissions for 2024 are ongoing. Admissions to courses like B.Sc, B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, MBA, M.Sc, etc., are based on the All India Entrance Test and SHUATS entrance examination.

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture Technology and Science, Allahabad students in 42 undergraduate programs, 101 postgraduate programs, 16 diploma programs, and doctoral programs associated with numerous disciplines. SHUATS is established and administered by the Ecumenical Minority Christian Society, namely the Sam Higginbottom Educational and Charitable Society registered under the Society Registration Act, 1860, in the State of Uttar Pradesh. The University is a united endeavor of the Christian community in India to promote rural life and development in conformity with the Christian vision of humankind and creation.

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SHUATS Quick Insights

SHUATS was established in 1910. The base stone of SHUATS was laid by Dr. Sam Higginbottom. The institute is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The highlights of SHUATS University, such as Recognition, university type, student-faculty ratio, approvals, facilities, etc., are mentioned below.

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture Technology and Science, Allahabad
Year of Establishment
Type of University
Student-Faculty Ratio
Campus Area
1020 acres
Courses/ Degrees Offered
Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PG Diploma, Doctorate
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Bank, Post Office, Open Air Theatre, Gym, Auditorium, etc.
Uttar Pradesh, India

SHUATS Ranking

SHUATS is a pioneering institution that offered an Agricultural Engineering program in 1943. It is the first institution to offer the program in Asia and 4th in World. SHUATS has been securing the highest positions in the field of technical education. It is acknowledged by different national and international institutions and organizations for its excellent support of various fields. Below is an overview of the SHUATS ranking

  • SHUATS secured 79th Rank in Pharmacy Category by NIRF Ranking 2022
  • NIRF Ranking 2020 has ranked SHUATS the 56th position in the Pharmacy Category.
  • SHUATS has been ranked 369th in India overall among universities.
  • SHUATS has been ranked 8123rd in the world.

SHUATS Courses

SHUATS University Allahabad offers various courses at different levels. UG courses can be for 3-4 years, depending on the type of course chosen; courses under UG are B.Tech, B.Sc, BPT, etc. PG courses are for two years, and courses under PG are M.Tech, MPH, MA, etc. Below is the table of a few courses along with their specialization

Courses Duration Selection Criteria
B.Sc (Hons.) 3 Years a minimum of 50% aggregate in 10+2 with PCB/PCM/PCMB + SHUATS Entrance Test
B.Pharma  4 years a minimum of 50% aggregate in 10+2 with PCB/PCM/PCMB + Entrance Based by SHUAT or UPSEE
M.Tech 3 years Must have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate in Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field + Entrance based
MBA 2 years Must have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate in Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field + Entrance based
Ph.D. 3 years Must have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate in Master’s Degree in relevant field + Entrance-Based

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SHUATS Fee Details

SHUATS offers various undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate programs in various fields. Here are some of the fee details for the various courses that the insitute offers

Courses Total Tuition Fee
B.Sc (Hons.) INR 1.02 Lakh
B.Pharma INR 5.28 Lakh
M.Tech INR 2.04 Lakh
MBA INR 2.64 Lakh
Ph.D. INR 3.38 Lakh

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SHUATS Departments

SHUATS College Allahabad has various departments/schools that offer various courses.
Below is the list of a few departments that SHUATS has 

Mathematics and Statistics
Arts and Social Science
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Food Process Engineering
Forest Product and Utilization
Environmental Science and Natural Resource Management
Anthropology and Social Work
Silviculture and Agroforestry
Forensic Science
Health Science
Biological Science

SHUATS Admission

SHUATS admission 2024 is ongoing. It has released the UG and PG programs applications on the university's website. Admission to numerous undergraduate and postgraduate programs like B.Sc, B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, MBA, M.Sc, etc. will be granted thru the All India Entrance Test strictly on the premise of merit for programs and thru College Level Test/ Open Online Counseling. A common online application form will apply to all educational programs. However, there are a few programs for which admission will take place thru direct interviews, which will be held on a scheduled date accompanied by registration and admission through depositing the fees on the same day. 

SHUATS Eligibility Criteria

SHUATS offers various engineering, science, and pharmacy courses, to name a few. Admission to the courses is based on eligibility criteria. Below is a list of a few courses offered by SHUATS with their eligibility criteria

B,Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should have completed class 12th with at least 45% aggregate marks.
  • Candidate must pass the SHUATS entrance test.

M.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should have completed BE/B.Tech with a 5.5 CGPA.
  • Candidate must pass the SHUATS entrance test.

M.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should have completed B.Sc in the relevant discipline with a 6.0 CGPA.
  • Candidate must pass the SHUATS entrance test.

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Why Choose SHUATS University?

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS) offers courses and programs, including bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctorates in numerous study regions. International candidates are eligible to apply for enrollment. SHUATS additionally affords numerous educational and non-educational centers and offerings to college students, a library, sports activity centers, online publications, distance learning opportunities, etc. 

SHUATS Academic Advantages

  • The Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology, And Sciences (SHUATS) strive to acquire a place in the arena of International science and technology while holding a pioneering status in India. The University offers forty-two (42) undergraduate programs, hundred and one (101) postgraduate programs, sixteen (16) diploma programs, and doctoral programs in various disciplines.
  • The Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology, And Sciences (SHUATS) is strongly focused on schooling and research activities mainly in the area of Agriculture, Technology, Engineering, and Sciences and additionally have an excessive level of internal communication, collaboration and coordination inside its schooling system.
  • Research at SHUATS varies greatly, from applied studies to biological studies, which offers strong foundations for future innovation and enhances schooling.
  • The teaching and research faculties of the University have highly qualified professionals trained in specialized areas of agricultural science and technology, with several holding postgraduate degrees and doctoral degrees from universities abroad.


The cutoff marks can be determined based on subsequent factors.

  • Total number of applicants appearing for the SHUATS Exam
  • The difficulty level of the paper 
  • No. of applicants who pass the SHUATS Exam
  • The highest scores received by the applicants
  • Previous year's cutoff marks
  • Number of Seats available


The SHUATS University result is declared within forty-five days after the completion of exams. Students need to visit the official website to check the result. Students can access the result using the following steps: 

  • Open the website of SHUATS 
  • At the top right section of the page, you will discover the results 
  • You will now be directed to your result 
  • You will need to input your enrollment number and program 
  • Download the result 

SHUATS Infrastructure

SHUATS Allahabad campus is spread over an area of 1020 acres. Many events are hosted on the campus so the students can enjoy campus life. Students are always encouraged to participate in these events. The university provides its students with all sorts of medical help. The university also has 12 hostels. There is also a sports complex present at the university. The labs are equipped with modern-day technologies and facilities. Some other facilities provided are

  • Hostels
  • Library
  • Bank
  • Medical Facilities
  • Sports Complex
  • Open Air Theatre
  • Conference Room
  • Computer Centre
  • Auditorium
  • Gym

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SHUATS Placements

SHUATS offers campus placement every year. It has a training and placement cell to provide 100% placement opportunities. SHUATS placement cell attracts top recruiters in its campus placement drive. Almost all Students get placed annually through the various programs organized by the institute. The varsity also offers internship opportunities to students from semester 2 to semester 8, where they are offered from 4K per month to 30k per month. 

  • The highest package offered to the students of SHUATS is INR 12.0 LPA.
  • The average package stood at INR 7.0 LPA. 

SHUATS Top Recruiters

The top recruiters of SHUATS are tabulated below

Aditya Birla PARAS MTR
Mahindra Infosys Sonalikya
ITC Escorts Amul

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SHUATS Scholarships

SHUATS offers scholarships to eligible applicants like most universities. The scholarships in the University are offered based on the academic performance of the students in the university and economically disadvantaged students. Students with extraordinary academic records and who are financially weak can be awarded scholarships at SHUATS.Some of the scholarships that SHUATS offers are given below

  • Student's Book aid scholarship
  • SC/ST/OBC/Minorities Scholarships 
  • Earn while you learn the program
  • Chaplain's Scholarship
  • Yeshu Darbar Scholarship
  • Junior Fellowship of I.C.A.R.
  • Jindal Trust
  • All India Association for Christian Higher Education
  • Rajya Krishi Utpadan Mandi Parishad

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SHUATS Collaboration

SHUATS has signed various MoUs with several international institutes to provide exceptional education and develop its students globally. The collaborations are as follows.

Country Partnering Institute
Netherland Dronten Professional Agricultural University, Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek NV, University of Twente
USA Campus Outreach, University of Riverside, United States Department of Agriculture, A & M University, Biola University, University of Missouri
UAE MEAC Technical Industries
Denmark University of Copenhagen
Japan Rakuno Gakuen University
Australia University of Queensland
New Zealand Waikato Institute of Technology
Nepal Tribhuvan University
Bangkok Asian Institute of Technology
China SAILCON Education Group, Hefei University, Anqing Vocational College
Korea Hannam University


The students, alumni, and college members of the university are traditionally mentioned as "Aggies. The college has an active alumni association governed by an executive committee to increase and strengthen alumni and alma mater connections. A global alumni association, Alain International, which commenced in 2002, has been organizing annual conferences in numerous towns and connects aggies via social media. A few of the notable alumni are

Notable Alumni Profession
Jitendra Prasada Indian Politician
Sasmit Patra Member of Rajya Sabha
Valson Thampu Principal of the St. Stephen's College, Delhi
Seth Achal Singh Indian Politician
Anil Agrawal Member of Rajya Sabha
Vijay Tripathi Researcher
Kalyani Dhusia Researcher

SHUATS Highlights

Affiliate University SHUATS
Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 339
Year of Establishment 1910
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 10599
Total Area (In Acre) 900
Construction Area (Sq. M) 56470.95
Accredited by NAAC-A, ICAR
Recognised by UGC

SHUATS Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#70 in 2023 Pharmacy

SHUATS Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹5,36,000 4 Years
MBA ₹2,64,000 2 Years
BSc ₹1,02,000 3 Years
MTech ₹2,04,000 2 Years
BCA ₹1,71,000 3 Years
B.Pharmacy ₹5,28,000 4 Years
BBA ₹2,22,000 3 Years
BMLT -- 3 Years
BJMC -- 3 Years
B.Lib.I.Sc ₹24,000 1 Year

SHUATS Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by SHUATS

₹ 5,28,000 (4 Years)

₹ 1,71,000 (3 Years)

₹ 2,22,000 (3 Years)

₹ 1,56,000 (3 Years)

PhD [Doctor of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,60,000 (3 Years)

ME [Master of Engineering]

Offline On Campus

₹ 2,04,000 (2 Years)

M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 32,000 (2 Years)

M.Pharm [Master of Pharmacy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 2,40,000 (2 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 84,000 (2 Years)

B.Ed [Bachelor of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 1,96,000 (2 Years)

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 1,26,000 (3 Years)

M.Th [Master of Theology]

Offline On Campus

₹ 32,000 (2 Years)

MPH [Master of Public Health]

Offline On Campus

₹ 1,56,000 (2 Years)

M.Ed [Master of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 2,08,000 (2 Years)

₹ 1,86,000 (3 Years)

B.Th [Bachelor of Theology]

Offline On Campus

₹ 42,000 (3 Years)

₹ 3,28,000 (4 Years 6 Months)

₹ 24,000 (1 Year)

Exams Accepted by SHUATS


Exam Date: Mar 11, 2024


What all courses are provided by SHUATS?

SHUATS offers UG, PG, PhD and Diploma courses in the field of management, arts, science, medical, paramedical, etc

Which entrance exam is required to be qualified to get admission in various courses at SHUATS?

The candidates must qualify All India Entrance Test to get admission in various courses at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS).

What are the top companies for placement at SHUATS?

Some of the renowned companies that participated in SHUATS placements are Aditya Birla Group, Ansal API, BASF India, Bayer Crop Science, Chemical Fertilisers, CordLife, ERA, Escorts, Force Motors, HCC, etc.

What is the international training provided at SHUATS?

The Directorate of International Education and Training of SHUATS is working towards organizing international training at SHUATS. Till now, over 325 international training has been provided with the help of various departments.

Is there any relaxation provided for reserved categories at SHUATS?

5% relaxation is provided to SC/ST/differently-abled candidates at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS).

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