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Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra

6.8 / 10

Based on 13 Student Reviews

About Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] is an autonomous and residential university established under the JAMMU AND KASHMIR SHRI MATA VAISHNO DEVI UNIVERSITY ACT, 1999. SMVDU started functioning as an academic unit in August 2004 and inaugurated on 19th August 2004 at the hands of the then Hon'ble President of India Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam he also delivered the first lecture to the students of the University.

The technical university programs are recognized by AICTE [All India Council of Technical Education] while Architecture program is recognized by Council of Architecture. The university logo is designed like a Lotus, a symbol of regeneration or a flame. The University has been ranked under top 150 Universities in the Country by the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India.

SMVDU Admissions to various programs are based on performance in competitive exams or written test, interview and group discussions. The University has four Faculties consisting of 15 Schools, which offer 08 Undergraduate, 11 Postgraduate and 01 Integrated Programs besides Ph.D. and Post Doctoral Research. SMVDU is located in the lap of Trikuta Hills covering 470 acres of land and 2700 feet above the sea level. 


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Quick Links:

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1 Highlights
2 Placements
3 Courses
4 Schools
5 Infrastructure Facilities
6 Scholarships
7 Eligibility Criteria
8 Admission Procedure
9 Hostel Details

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Highlights:

Year of Establishment

1999

Recognitions

UGC

Approval

AICTE

Type of University

Autonomous

 Infrastructure Facilities

Canteen, Medical Aid Centre, Guesthouse, Bank, ATM Facility, etc.

Address 

Network Centre, Sub-Post Office, Katra, Jammu and Kashmir 182320 

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Courses Offered

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral

SMVDU Fee Structure


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Placements:

  • The University has a dedicated Training and Placement Cell to manage placement activities.
  • The placement cell maintains relationships with industries and also assists in summer training and campus placements for the graduating students.
  • It helps in developing relevant skills which help the students to get knowledge.
  • The University provides facilities like Auditorium of 1000 audience capacity, Seminar hall of 300 seating capacity, 4 Special Lecture Halls, 20 Classrooms, GD/ Conference rooms/ Interview rooms, etc.
  • Recruiters:
    • Samsung
    • Airtel
    • HDFC Mutual Fund
    • TATA
    • Capgemini
    • IIFL
    • L&T Infotech
    • Wipro
    • Cummins
    • TECHASPECT
    • Axis Bank and many more.

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Courses:

  • Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]
  • Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
    • Computer Science and Engineering
    • Electronics and Communication Engineering
    • Electronics Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Food Technology
  • Master of Technology [M.Tech]
    • Computer Science and Engineering
    • Electronics and Communication Engineering
    • Energy Systems
    • Manufacturing and Automation
  • Master of Arts [M.A. in English]
  • Master of Science [M.Sc]
    • Biotechnology
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
  • Master of Business Administration [MBA]
  • Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D.]
    • Computer Science and Engineering
    • Electronics and Communication Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Energy Management
    • Physics
    • Mathematics
    • Biotechnology
    • Business
    • Economics
    • Philosophy

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Schools:

Faculty of Engineering

  • School of Computer Science & Engineering
  • School of Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • School of Mechanical Engineering
  • School of Architecture & Landscape Design
  • School of Energy Management
  • School of Civil Engineering
  • School of Electrical Engineering
  • School of Food Technology

Faculty of Management

  • School of Business
  • School of Economics

Faculty of Sciences

  • School of Physics
  • School of Mathematics
  • School of Biotechnology

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

  • School of Languages & Literature
  • School of Philosophy & Culture

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Infrastructure Facilities:

  • The University provides bus facility for students from campus to/from Domel for the convenience of the students.
  • Special bus facility for faculty & staff members and their families every Saturday from campus to Jammu and back.
  • The University provides uninterrupted power backups, water supply, and all basic necessities required.
  • The catering services for the staffs, faculty, and students are being rendered by contractors in the boy's and girl's hostels.
  • Within the university campus, BSNL has opened its exchange providing mobile and landline connections to the university residents and also mobile cell tower is located within the campus.
  • Medical Aid Centre provides services to all the students and students of the university.
  • It has 2 Doctors, 2 male medical assistants, 2 female staff nurses, 1 lab assistant, 1 assistant, and 1 helper.
  • Facilities provided by Medical Aid Centre include OPD, Dental Unit, Ambulance Service, Physiotherapy Unit, well equipped clinical laboratory, etc.
  • Guest house facility available with 15 rooms and 4 suites to accommodate guests.
  • The auditorium of the university "Matrika" has a seating capacity of 1000 persons and has been provided a stage with the latest and adjustable lights and sound system.
  • It has the modern audio and video projection systems, latest heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system.
  • The Central Library of the university is a specialized technical library.
  • It has a total collection of 46000+ books and 3000+ CD's/ DVD's and the collection encompasses Management, Economics, Engineering, Architecture, Sciences, Philosophy, Culture, Religion, English, Dogri & Hindi Literature.
  • Also, the Library provides access to its users to various information and online periodicals from 40 internet computers.
  • Sports facilities provided by the university include Sports Hall, Gym Centre, Volleyball Courts, Yoga, Cricket Ground, Tennis Courts, TT Tables, Indoor games like Chess, Carrom etc., Badminton Court, etc. 
  • Other facilities include Bank, ATM Facility, Post Office, Seminar Halls, Conference Halls, Shopping Complexes, etc. 

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Scholarships:

  • The University has initiated Student Merit cum Means Scholarship Scheme [SMMSS] to provide financial assistance in terms of semester tuition fee waiver & hostel fee waiver, ranging from 10% to 100% on merit basis during the semester to the top 10% meritorious students in various professional disciplines.
  • It also offers a Special Scholarship Scheme to meritorious students at the time of admission to B.Tech/ B.Arch/ MBA based on rank/ percentage scored in entrance examinations.
  • Based on the valid GATE score, 18 students in each stream of M.Tech shall be eligible for assistantship of Rs. 12,400/- per month.
  • UGC-NET/GATE qualified Ph.D. students of SMVDU, eligible for registering on a full-time basis, shall be eligible for an Assistantship of Rs.25,000/- per month for first two years and Rs. 28,000/- per month for next one year along with a contingency of Rs. 12,000/- per year for the initial two years and a total of Rs.25,000/- for the third year or till the time he/she submits the Ph.D. thesis.
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowships in various Schools of study are offered by the University.

 

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 85

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 13 Student's Reviews 6.8/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 7/13 students

Student Reviews


shivanshu
Shivanshu
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Everything is quite good. Timing changes for every semester. Quality of teacher is now increased as everything is now practically performed by professors Overall experience is quite good


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

The number of student societies is there. Though there is not a large no. Of clubs but every year number of cultural and technical fests are celebrated in the college. Also, sports fests happen twice in a year So overall is quite a fun in the college




Contact Details and Location


Address : Satya Bhawan, 67B/B, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu - 180004 (J&K State)
Website : http://smvdu.ac.in/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is accredited by AICTE COA UGC.

Facilities


Medical
Library
Laboratory
Gym
Cafeteria
Computer labs
Sports
Auditorium
Hostel

Placements and Average package


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Master of Technology [M.Tech] 4 Lacs Per Annum 7.5 Lacs Per Annum TCS, MPhasis, BOSCH Ltd.
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 3 Lacs Per Annum 6 Lacs Per Annum Capgemini, ICICI Bank Limited

Entrance Exams for Admission


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
CMAT
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility 

B.Tech/ B.Arch

  • Candidate must have completed 10+2 level of education/ equivalent qualifying exam with a minimum of 60% aggregate

M.Tech

  • Candidate must have completed B.E/ B.Tech or Equivalent degree with 60% marks or equivalent CGPA.

MBA/ M.Sc

  • Candidate must have completed graduation in relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CGPA.

M.A

  • Candidates must have secured 60% marks in qualifying examination from a recognized university/ university/ institute with English as a subject. 

Ph.D.

  • Candidate should have obtained Master's Degree in the relevant domain.
  • Candidate should have secured 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA. 

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Admission Procedure:

  • Candidates can download the application brochure and the application form can be filled online from the university website.
  • Candidates need to pay Rs.1100 application fees at the time of submission. 

Courses and Fees Structure of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4.80 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.20 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 93,333
Master of Science [M.Sc] + Ph.D  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 80,000
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.10 Lakh
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.30 Lakh

Hostel Details


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, [SMVDU] Katra Hostel Details:

  • Separate hostels for boys and girls are provided by the university.
  • There is accommodation for single, double and three sharing rooms.
  • Hostels are provided with 24/7 internet connectivity.
  • SMVDU Infrastructure Facilities include Catering Facility, Central Library, etc.

 


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