University of Jammu, Jammu logo

University of Jammu, Jammu

About University of Jammu, Jammu

The University of Jammu was established in 1969. The university is the first university in India to receive the ISO-9001 certification. The governor of Jammu and Kashmir state is the chancellor and the Chief Minister is the pro-chancellor of the university

University of Jammu is known for achieving world-class excellence in teaching, research, and knowledge transfer and making valuable contributions to the socio-economic development of the region and country. The University of Jammu is formerly known as Jammu University. Jammu University is accredited with an A+ ranking by NAAC. University is ranked 51st in the university category under NIRF- 2018 and 77th under overall ranking.

University of Jammu admission can be done online by visiting the official website of the university. Admission to different courses are done according to the criteria provided by the university.

Jammu University is in the lap of mountains at the foothills of auspicious Trikuta, besides the river Tawi. It is a university with a vision and a single-minded mission. The University provides instructions in such branches of learning as it deems fit and makes provision for research and the advancement and dissemination of knowledge.

University is consistently moving ahead in academic and co-curricular activities. It has grown and developed as one of India’s prestigious universities with its commitment and focus on its core functions of teaching, research, publication, examination, and extension. The University also admits, maintains, recognizes, affiliates colleges and other institutions. University is open to all classes and creeds with the sole objective to carry people from darkness to light.

University of Jammu Quick Links:

University of Jammu Highlights:

Jammu University highlights include address, year of establishment, approvals, contact, official email and programs offered are mentioned below:

Highlights of University of Jammu, Jammu
Address Baba Saheb Ambedkar Road, Jammu Tawi, Jammu, and Kashmir, India - 180006
Year of Establishment
Approvals NAAC
Fees Details University of Jammu Fees
Contact 0191- 2435248, 2435259, 2453544, 2453588
Official Email [email protected]
Programs offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Diploma

University of Jammu Courses:

University offers various courses in all disciplines such as commerce and management, engineering, science, arts, law, library, etc. which are mentioned below:

Disciplines Courses Specializations
Science M.Sc Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany, Environment Science, Zoology, Human Genetics, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Geology, Geography, Physics, Electronics, Economic Geology, and Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems
Ph.D Bio-Technology, Botany, Environment Science, Zoology, Statistics, Chemistry, Environmental Geosciences, Invertebrate-Vertebrate-Micro-Palaeontology, Geochemistry, Pedology, Sequence Stratigraphy, Sedimentology, Geomorphology, Economic Geology and Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Home Science, Physics, Electronics
M.Phil Bio-Technology, Botany, Environment Science, Zoology, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Igneous Petrology, Metamorphic Petrology, Principles and Methods of Remote Sensing, Geochemistry, Clastic Sedimentology, Carbonate Sedimentology, Stratigraphy, Palaeontology, Geomorphology, Environmental Geology, Economic Geology, Application of Remote Sensing in Geosciences, Geohydrology, Physics, Analog and Digital Integrated Circuits, Digital Signal Processing, Device and Circuit Simulation, Nano and Opto Electronic Devices
Management MBA Hospitality and Tourism, International Business, Human Development
PG Diploma Global Destination Management, Marketing and Sales Management, Composite Culture Management
Ph.D Hospitality and Tourism, International Business
BBA Hotel Management
Certificate Business Communication Skills, Entrepreneurial and project Management skills, Cross-Cultural International Management, Human Resource Management, Labour Laws, Internal Perspective of Marketing Management, International Business and Foreign trade
Commerce PG Diploma Accounting and Finance, Banking and Risk Management
M.Com Marketing, Finance, Human Resource
M.Phil  -
Ph.D  -
Pre Ph.D  -
Humanity and Arts MA Buddhist Studies, Dogri, English, Hindi, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Rural Development, Self Financing, and Coaching programs, Employment Information, and Carrer Guidance, Education
Ph.D Buddhist Studies, Dogri, English, Hindi, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Economics, History, Political Science, library and Information Science, Strategic and Regional Studies
M.Phil Buddhist Studies, Dogri, English, Hindi, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Economics, History, Political Science, Strategic and Regional Studies
Pre Ph.D Sanskrit, Urdu
PG Diploma Sanskrit
B Lib.I.Sc
M Lib.I.Sc
Computer Applications Ph.D Computer Science
Engineering M.Tech Computer Science Engineering
PG Diploma Criminology and Political Science, Human Rights and Duties Education
Education B.P.Ed
Ph.D  -

University of Jammu Departments:

The University of Jammu has developed 36 academic departments which are listed below:

  1. School of Biotechnology.
  2. Department of Botany.
  3. Department of Environmental Science.
  4. Department of Zoology.
  5. Department of Buddhist Studies.
  6. Department of Dogri.
  7. Department of English.
  8. Department of Hindi.
  9. Department of Punjabi.
  10. Department of Sanskrit.
  11. Department of Urdu.
  12. Department of Chemistry.
  13. Department of Geology.
  14. Department of Geography.
  15. Department of Home Science.
  16. Department of Physics and Electronics.
  17. Department of Remote Sensing and GIS.
  18. Department of Education.
  19. Department of Physical Education.
  20. The Business School.
  21. School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
  22. International Centre for Cross-Cultural Research and Human Resource Management.
  23. Department of Commerce.
  24. Department of Mathematics.
  25. Department of Statistics.
  26. Department of Computer Science and Information Technolgy.
  27. Department of Law.
  28. The Law School.
  29. Department of Economics.
  30. Department of History.
  31. Department of Political Science.
  32. Department of Library and Information Science.
  33. Department of Psychology.
  34. Department for Strategic and Regional Studies.
  35. Department of Sociology.
  36. Department of Life Long Learning.
  37. Directorate of Distance Education.

University of Jammu Faculty:

Jammu University is assigned under multiple faculties which are listed below:

  • Faculty of Medicine.
  • Faculty of Engineering.
  • Faculty of Music and Fine Arts.
  • Faculty of Life Sciences.
  • Faculty of Social Science.
  • Faculty of Law.
  • Faculty of Arts/Oriental Languages.
  • Faculty of Sciences.
  • Faculty of Education.
  • Faculty of Business Studies.

University of Jammu facilities:

The University of Jammu has facilities of canteens, kiosks for photocopying, STD/ISD facilities. In the campus, there is a bookshop, a bank, and a post office. University provide canteens for refreshment at suitable places. For guests, there is a well-maintained Guest House within the campus. The University Executive Engineer and his establishment look after the construction and maintenance of the roads and buildings. There is a medical center with outdoor services under the overall supervision of CMO.

University Guest House was developed in 1981 with 5 rooms at the beginning. But as the years passed it spread over 18 rooms. It is just situated opposite of Law Department. For reserving guest house of university candidate can contact on official website. University has also provided staff facilities which include residential facilities for teaching as well as non-teaching employees on the campus. In total of 224 housing comprising of 89 units for both teachers as well as officers, 71 units for non-teaching employees and 64 units for class IVTH

The University of Jammu has two main cafeterias besides many of the corner canteens and eating points. One cafeteria is near to the Science and Law blocks. Second cafeteria is located in General Zorawar Singh Auditorium. Both of the cafeterias serve hygienic and quality food at competitive prices.

Experts and doctors are available 24X7 for consultancy and distribution of medicines. The University regularly organizes health check-up camps and awareness programs related to health for the overall benefit of its students, staff and the community in general. University has a big parking area developed with shades and boundary wall. University has developed play school with Day Care Center. College has several sports club as well as sports houses. Campus has an indoor stadium with basketball and badminton courts and 400m athletic track, cricket and soccer pitch.

College not only provide student as in the academic field but also extracurricular and sports activities. College not only focus on Studying concept but college also provide extracurricular activities like in sports they mainly focus on Cricket, Basketball, Kabaddi, Football, Aerobics, Chess.

A centralized internet browsing facility is made available for students and staff members. It is connected with a leased line, to facilitate high-speed internet surfing. The IT revolution brought forth unforeseen changes in curriculum designing and course content. College's main aim is to develop a bright student for a young generation of society. College motto is to give a huge number of students every year in every field of society.

Infrastructure like physical facilities, updating of laboratory equipment, modern pedagogical equipment for delivery of lectures, latest books and journals including e-journals are other aspects that University is conscious of to provide. The University has a well-built campus and classroom. The University has well-equipped labs. University has all the basic facilities for its students. University Infrastructures also include auditoriums and playgrounds.

Central Library is the hub of academic activities where students can occupy sit and study. The Library has a collection of nearly 3.5 lakh volumes rare as well as the latest, and 250 current periodicals with back numbers. The Library possesses facilities like photocopiers, LCD projectors. Separate department library is also developed to provide the welfare of the individual department.

The NSS organization of Jammu University is organizing special camps, inter-college, and National Integration camps to make youth to interact with each other and to transfer skill. The Programme Schedule of these camps include lectures by experts group discussions and demonstrations by Audio Visual methods for increasing the capacity of students to learn the art of communication of skills numerical skills. The training is provided to Peer Educators through training and orientation courses and short duration workshops.

University of Jammu Campuses:

University has various campuses which are listed below:

  1. Reasi Campus
  2. Udhampur Campus
  3. Kathua Campus
  4. Kishtwar Campus
  5. Ramnagar Campus
  6. Bhaderwah Campus
  7. Poonch Campus

University of Jammu Affiliated Colleges:

University has multiple colleges affiliated under it. Some University of Mysore affiliated colleges are listed below:

  • The Business School, [TBS] Jammu University.
  • Indigo School of Business Management.
  • MC Khalsa College of Education.
  • Dogra College of Education.
  • N.S.M. College of Education.
  • Vivekananda College of Education.
  • Shivalik College of Education.
  • Divya College of Education.
  • Chenab College of Education.
  • Luthra College of Education.
  • Tariq College of Education.
  • New Millennium National College of Education.
  • Sher-e-Kashmir College of Education.
  • Government College of Engineering and Technology, [GCET] Jammu.
  • Vimal Muni College of Education, Jammu.
  • Acharya Shri Chander Colege of Medical Sciences and Hospital, [ASCCOMSAH] Jammu.
  • Model Institute of Engineering and Technolgy, [MIET] Jammu.

University of Jammu Rewards:

University has received many rewards which are listed below:

  • Outstanding B-school Marketing Award [Jury Special Award 2011-12].
  • 20th BSA Dewang Mehta B-School Leadership Award [2012].
  • Display your talent [2012-13]- Dr. Jagmohan Singh Memorial Trophy for the best team in debating.
  • 21st BSA Dewang Mehta B-School Leadership Award [2013].
  • Business Fest YOUTHARVA 2016- Overall outstanding performance.
  • Business Fest YOUTHARVA 2017- Overall outstanding performance.
  • The Business School, University of Jammu, Jammu is rated A++ as per 18th Annual Ranking of B- Schools in India. The Business School, University of Jammu, Jammu is rated 7th in terms of Value for Money in 2016 in a survey conducted by India Today.
  • Award of merit 2009- 2nd prize in student research convention [north zone].
  • Business fest Tatva, SMVDU, Katra [2010]- 2nd prize in Quiz and Business plan.
  • 17th BSA Dewang Mehta B-School Leadership Award [2010].
  • Business Fest LAKSHYA 2010-11- Overall winner.
  • Display your talent [2010-11]- 1st prize in skit, memorial trophy for all-round best performance in theatricals, 3rd prize in one-act play.
  • Dainik Bhaskar B-school leadership award [2011].
  • Business Fest Anushthan 2013, Kathua Campus – 1st Prize. 
  • Business Fest YOUTHARVA 2014- Overall outstanding performance.
  • 22nd BSA Dewang Mehta B-School Leadership Award [2014].
  • Business Fest YOUTHARVA 2015- Overall outstanding performance.

University of Jammu Centers and Cells:

Jammu University is provided with multiple cells and centers which improve the quality of education and disciplines on the campus.

  • International Resource Cell.
  • Center for IT Enabled Services and Management.
  • Center for Women's Studies.
  • Computer Center.
  • Center for Studies in Museology.
  • Center for Jammu and Ladakh Study.
  • Yoga Center.
  • Center for Professional Studies in Urdu.
  • University Science Instrumentation Center.
  • Center for Quality Assurance [Directorate of Quality Assurance].
  • Nehru Studies Center.
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Studies Center.
  • Gandhian Center for Peace and Conflict Studies.
  • Institute of Music and Fine Arts [IMFA].
  • Disaster Management Center.
  • International Center for Cross-Cultural Research and Human Resource Management.
  • Regional Center for field operations and research on Himalayan Glaciology.
  • Center for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy.

University of Jammu Scholarships:

University provides scholarships to all eligible and required candidates, who are falling in their category defined. University of Jammu scholarships for Diploma courses under Merit and Merit-Cum-Means Scholarships, OC and MIL Scholarships, different scholarships for master's degree course.

A scholar shall be eligible to get only one scholarship at a time. Before the scholarship is awarded, the scholar shall be required to submit an undertaking to the effect that he/she is not in receipt of any scholarship or stipend from the state or the Central Government or University Grants Commission or any other agency.

The scholarship shall be sanctioned by the DRS on the recommendation of a DRS each year. The research scholar shall complete the full period of research work viz. three years, in the event of a scholar discontinuing before the completion of the period without previous permission of the Vice-Chancellor, he/she shall be liable to refund the entire amount received by him/her.

University of Jammu Committee:

University has several committees formed to develop the quality of the university.

  • University Council
  • Syndicate
  • Finance Committee
  • Academic Council Committee
  • Academic Staff College
  • College Development Council
  • Committees of the Syndicate
  • Planning Board
  • Library Committee
  • Publication Board
  • Board of Students Welfare
  • Board of Sports and Youth Welfare
  • Committee for Appointment of Paper Setters and Examiners
  • Examination Supervisory Committee
  • Committee for Misconduct/Unfair Means.
  • Committee for Security of Complaint Against Question Paper.
  • Campus Cultural Committee 

University of Jammu Placements:

College believes that growth point of contact for companies to interact is by training and placement. University placement include a huge number of recruiters which include Alite, Kotak, Nokia, CMS, Wipro, Duruva and many such more companies are there. College provides training to every particular students. College give regular training for group decisions, for placement cell method and all aspect of mode which will grow the future of every student.

Ever since its inception, the Placement Cell has created its impression by striking the right balance between academics and industry. It strongly believes in the adage, Nothing less than the industry best. Its constant endeavor in preparing students in the field of technology has been an epitome of success over a while. The placement cell, guided by a Professor is committed to providing the young techies for a successful career in the industry of candidate choice.

Some top recruiters:

Toyota CARITOR Bajaj Allianz
Satyam Crompton Greeves Honeywell
Patni Computers BOC ONGC
SPI Dell Capgemini
Wipro TCS Tech Mahindra
Genpact Mphasis NTT Data
Cybage MAQ Software l&t
Opentext CYIENT Digilogic Systems
Jazeera Technologies LTI [L&T Infotech] Grey Campus
Safran Morpho Prime Focus Technologies
Inouye Sutherland intone networks
Act Patterns TATA advanced systems Syntel
vernix Cognizant Genpact
Nokia Bharti Airtel SBI Life Insurance

University of Jammu FAQs:

  1. Where is University located?
    - University is located in Baba Saheb Ambedkar Road, Jammu Tawi, Jammu, and Kashmir, India.

  2. What is the contact number of University?
    - University Contact number is 0191- 2435248, 2435259, 2453544, 2453588

  3. Does the university provide placement?
    -Yes, University provide proper placement.

Other Trending Colleges in India:

Other Colleges Under University of Jammu, Jammu
The Business School, [TBS] Jammu University, Jammu
Other Universities in the Same Group
Jammu University - Distance Education

University of Jammu, Jammu Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

University of Jammu Eligibility Criteria:

Courses Eligibility
M.Sc/M.Phil/MBA/M.Com/MA/M.Phil/ M.Lib.I.Sc/MCA/M.Tech/M.P.Ed
  • Candidate should have passed their graduation from appropriate university or college with 50% aggregate.
  • Candidates should have at least 45% aggregate in 10+2, from any recognized college or school.

University of Jammu Admission:

Admissions can be done online through the official website of the college. The entrance test is conducted for every single course. University admires admission to a program of study in a teaching department of the University which shall be made based on written objective type Jammu University Entrance Test [JUET] by the admission committee of the department concerned with the approval of the Dean Academic Affairs.

For M.Sc Human Genetics:

First preference would be given to the students who have applied for M.Sc. Human Genetics and second preference would be given to the candidates who have applied in other streams of life sciences.

For M.Phil:

Admissions are made as per the statutes of the University of Jammu. However, preference is given to such candidates as have cleared NET or are working in Research Schemes/Projects within the Department.

For Ph.D.:

The candidates are admitted based on an Entrance Examination conducted by the School, twice a year. Candidates possessing M.Phil. degree in Biotechnology are eligible for admission directly to Ph.D. Programme.


University of Jammu Cutoffs:

Cutoff of University of Jammu exam will be evaluated on many factors some of the factors are mentioned below:

  • Number of Candidates appeared for the exam.
  • No of candidates passed the exam.
  • Difficulty level of question paper.
  • Vacancy for a particular exam.
  • Cutoff may also be sectional wise.

Candidates who applied for this recruitment/exam are advised to check the expected cut off marks of university on the official website.

Courses and Fees Structure of University of Jammu, Jammu

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
University of Jammu, Jammu Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

University of Jammu, Jammu Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
University of Jammu, Jammu Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Others  2 year(s), Full Time
University of Jammu, Jammu Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000

Placements and Average package

University of Jammu, Jammu Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 4.5 Lacs Per Annum 10 Lacs Per Annum Accenture, Wipro

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 7 Student's Reviews 7.6/10  
Overall Rating
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 4/7 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is affiliated to University of Jammu, Jammu.

Hostel Details

University of Jammu Hostel Details:

University has set up five hostels, out of which three are for boys and two for girls. Almost all the hostels are situated on the campus and within walkable distance from Teaching Departments/Central Library/Administration Block/Bank/Post Office/P.C.O./Dispensary/Cafeteria etc.

University facilities also include hostel with proper food which is cooked in a hygienic manner keeping in mind for the health of students. Hostel rooms are neat, clean and possess all kinds of amenities for making the living of boarders recreational and enjoyable. The room of each hostel is well ventilated and airy. Few rooms in each hostel have single-seated capacity and the majority is double-seated.

The hostels have 24 hours water supply power backup available. A parking lot is located outside each hostel for the convenience of students. 24*7 securities, including lady guards in the girl's hostel, will be provided with. Common room with television is provided for the entertainment of students. Facilities for playing carrom chess are also available. Movies or sports matches can be projected on a large screen as per the choice of students.

Badminton court, TT rooms ensure that hostellers keep in touch with sports of their interest. Availability of daily newspapers is an added luxury. On request of candidate personal newspaper and magazines can be also be provided. The best quality of foods are provided to candidates.


Computer labs

Contact Details and Location

Address : Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir
Website :

Student Reviews

Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2008

The daily routine starts at 9:00 am. Quality of teaching is good.


Life is good in this college. Many festivals are celebrated in this college.

Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A], batch of 2009
  • We have five-day week classes in the University of Jammu. We have a wide range of courses available at the University ranging from LLB, MBA, MCA etc.
  • The teaching quality of the University is the best one.
  • The methodology we follow in University is 40% theoretical and 60% practical.
  • Professors are 100% available even after the University time.

  • No, we don't have any international exposure facility at the University of Jammu.
  • The language on spoken on campus is English.

  • We have the biggest auditorium to celebrate the Cultural, Arts, and Political programs at the University of Jammu.
  • Sports infrastructure is one of the best in the state, every year we organize college level sports activities in Campus.

  • In University of Jammu campus, we have students from different states, from a different province.
  • We have annual campus elections so we have two major students parties as well.
  • Alcohol/ Smoking etc is 100% prohibited in Campus.
  • The campus is far away from the bars/restaurants.

Discussion Forum


how are the hostel facilities in jammu university?

Asked By: Anonymous 05 May 2017


  • University of Jammu has set up five hostels, out of which three are for boys and two for girls.
  • Almost all the hostels are situated in the campus and within walkable distance from teaching departments/Central Library/Administration Block/Bank/Post Office/P.C.O./Dispensary/Cafeteria etc.
  • The Hostels are neat, clean and possess all kinds of amenities for making the living of boarders recreational and enjoyable.
  • The room of each hostel is well ventilated and airy. Few rooms in each hostel have single seated capacity and majority is double seated.
  • Each hostel has a very big lush green sprawling lawn in front and backyard of the hostel. Each hostel has telephone facility, sports facility (T.T./Badminton/Chess etc) drinking water fitted with acquaguard, refrigerators, water coolers, television, modern cooking gas plant, geysers fitted, economical and affordable mess charges.
  • Inverters are fitted for acting as standby light arrangement in the absence of power, good reading rooms with latest career and information promoting magazines, local/national papers subscribed, well furnished guest room and desired first aid is available in each Hostel.

Answer By: Getmyuni

05 May 2017

Add Your Question

Improve Your Question

Answer Now

Post By

Talk to Experts
Apply Now
Choose Your Discipline
Computer Application