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Master of Computer Application [MCA] Reviews

Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A], batch of 2009
  • University of Jammu campus is 100% Wifi enabled, Labs are hi-tech, classrooms are best in quality with pre-installed projectors.
  • We have our own network of transportation in Campus.

  • There is a hostel facility available for the students at the University of Jammu.
  • Food quality is best and cheap on the campus.

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Master of Business Administration [MBA] Reviews

Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2008

I don't about the hostel in this college. Quality of infrastructure is good.

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Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020

Separate Hostel facility is available for both male and female students. The hostel fee is INR 2,500 per month. PGs are available outside form the campus. The food quality is average. The campus is fully equipped with wifi.

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University of Jammu, Jammu Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure Facilities of the University

  • The University has a  central library, an auditorium, canteens, a kiosk for photocopying, STD/ISD facilities and other stationery items. I
  • n the campus there is a bookshop, a bank and a post office. There are canteens for refreshment at suitable places.
  • For guests there is a well-maintained Guest House within the campus. A sports complex and grounds for different games and activities, constitute another important feature of the New Campus.
  • A botanical and a cactus garden have since become star attarction on the campus. The University Executive Engineer and his establishment look after the construction and maintenance of the roads and buildings.
  • There is a medical centre with outdoor services under the overall supervision of CMO. 

IT Infrastructure

  • Recognizing the crucial importance of computer networking, the University initiated its efforts by evolving a plan for developing a Campus Wide Computer Network with a mandate to link together all the computing resources located in different departments, centres and other buildings of the University for easy and effective access by the University community comprising of faculty, scientific and research personnel, students, and staff to a host within and/or outside the University of IT- based services such as the e-mail, internet, and access to a large variety of knowledge sources available. The  IT-Cell with an emphasis to make Jammu University an IT enabled University.
  • Realizing that the Campus Network is the backbone for the implementation of Intranet and Internet applications, the Campus Networking project was conceived and proposed. Campus Networking & Internet Group headed by Prof. G.S. Sambyal was constituted to implement the project in a phased manner.

Wi-Fi Facility

  • wi-fi Campus Network covers entire campus which includes all buildings and outer surroundings
  • Seamless Roaming facility
  • 7*24 hours Availability
  • 11g/b protocol used
  • Data transfer rate upto 54 mbps
  • Centralized manageable wireless network
  • More than 150 Indoor access Points and 10 point to point links have been installed for wireless connectivity with in the campus.
  • Internet Facility
  • The Centre is providing Internet facility 24*7 to all the users in the University including teaching, administrative staff, hostels as well as the students.
  • The Internet Facility in the University main campus is on the lease line from Reliance with (1:1) 30 Mbps speed. In addition to it, there is 2 Mbps lease connection from Ernet under UGC – Infonet.

Health & Sports

  • The Yoga Centre was established in the University of Jammu on December 15, 1998 Vide University Order No. 98/II/642/526-31 dated 15-12-1998 under 9th plan of UGC scheme.
  • The resolution 18 passed by the Syndicate at its meeting held on 02-04-1999 confirmed action taken by the University for starting the Yoga Centre in the University of Jammu.
  • The Yoga Centre at the initial stage has been offering Three Months Certificate Course and an advance Course in Yoga.
  • A number of persons including University Teachers, Students, Citizens, Scholars and Professionals have successfully undergone Yoga Courses in its various sessions.
  • The Centre has been organizing Yoga camps at different hill stations which are surrounded by lush green environment with good climinate suitable for Yogic Asana, Pranayama and Meditation.
  • The extension lectures were organized in the various Post-Graduate Departments of the University as well as lectures were delivered to the community for creating general awareness about Yoga.
  • The Centre has also started P.G. Diploma Course in Yoga Therapy.
  • It is a job oriented course and also meant for those who wish to undertake higher studies in the field of Yoga.

Residential Facilities

  • The University houses two residential campuses. One residential facilities are located in the New Campus and other residential facilities are in the old campus at Canal Road, Jammu.
  • Both residential campuses are airy, located in the heart of city and are easy accessible by local transport. In both of the campuses, there is a accommodation for teaching faculty, non-teaching and other staff.


  • 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.

Guest House

  • University Guest House, one of the important constituent of the University came into being in April, 1981 with a humble beginning of 5 rooms. But over the years, it expanded itself and added 18 rooms to its building.
  • It is situated just opposite the Law department with the state of the art 5 VVIP air conditioned rooms with the facilities like refrigerator, television, telephone and attached washrooms, 7 VVIP air conditioned rooms with television, telephone and attached washrooms and another 12 air cooled rooms with television and attached washrooms.
  • The main dining hall situated on the ground floor has the sitting capacity of 25 chairs and it can house a gathering of more than 50 people in a buffet system, with hand drying facilities, cool, aqua clean E. boiled drinking water and round the clock kitchen facility.
  • The front office works 24*& with cab, ambulance etc just a phone call away. The main meeting/ conference hall can accommodate up to 30 people at a time. It is equipped with necessary audio visual aids as well.

Central Library 

  • The Central Library of the University is the hub of academic activities where students sit from morning evening everyday throughout, the year.
  • Its four storey building has spacious reading halls and compact stack areas. The Library has a collection of nearly 3.5 lakh volumesre rareas well as latest, and 250 current periodicals with back numbers.
  • The Library possesses facilities like photocopiers, LCD projectors, INFLIBNET, CD-ROM databases,  RFID and inter-connected computer terminals at selected sites.


  • There are 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 housed in General Zorawar Singh Auditorium. Both of the cafeterias serve hygienic and quality food at competitive prices. 

Seminar & Conference Halls

  • The University of Jammu regularly keeps on holding National & International level conferences and seminars on various themes and disciplines.
  • In order to cater to the diverse needs of the participants and the presenters, the University of Jammu hosts number of seminar and conference halls.
  • The seminar hall in the Vice-Chancellor's secretariat is all time favourite for holding interaction among a group of 50-70 people. B
  • esides it, JU also holds conferences and seminars through video conferencing, which is housed in a hall to accommodate 30-40 persons.
  • The Department of Computer Sciences & IT also hosts a spacious seminar hall which can accommodate170 persons. 
  • The Department of Environmental Sciences has a round table seminar hall  which can accommodate 120 persons
  • The Business School has also added a seminar hall in its block. This seminar hall has a seating capacity of 50-70 persons.

Green House 

  • The Campus has one nursery and a green house for seasonal seedlings and other species and varieties of plants for plantation and replenishment.
  • Species wise areas has been planted with following trees, shrubs and creepers including hedgs and edges. Total number of trees and bushes in full grown condition is around 6000.

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