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Kashmir University, Srinagar

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About Kashmir University, Srinagar


The Kashmir University was established in the year 1948 under the name of University of Jammu and Kashmir. The University was bifurcated into two universities University of Kashmir at Srinagar and the University of Jammu at Jammu in the year 1969. The University is affiliated to UGC. It has been re-accreditated by NAAC with an "A" grade. It has 14 schools functioning under it. The University has affiliated a vast number of colleges along with the constituent colleges. The University offers impeccable infrastructure facilities to its students which also includes hostel facilities for both and girls. The University sports an impeccable infrastructure including the hostels for boys and girls which has all the relevant facilties. The students get numerous opportunities for placements, industrial visits and internships.

It is located at Hazratbal in Srinagar and is surrounded by the world famous Dal Lake on its eastern side and Nigeen Lake on the western side. The University's main campus is spread in an area of 247 acres. It is divided into 3 parts - Hazratbal Campus, Naseem Bagh Campus, and Mirza Bagh Campus. The Universtiy acquired additional land at Zakura near the main campus for further expansions. The campus of the university expanded over the years. Kashmir University constructed Satellite Campuses at Anantnag - the south campus, and Baramulla - the north campus and three other satellite campuses at Kargil, Leh and Kupwara. 

A sub-office of the university is opened at Jammu to provide proper guidance to the students outside Kashmir. The University offers a number of courses under the faculties of - Business and Management Studies, Arts, Applied Sciences and Technology, Law, Education, Biological Science, Social Science, Physical and Material Science, Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, Music and Fine Arts, and Oriental Learning. Kashmir University Fees varies according to the courses and the norms of the university. The Directorate of Distance Education, DDE Kashmir University offers many academic courses/ programs in distance education to its students.


Kashmir University, Srinagar Quick Links:

SI.No. Contents
1 Highlights
2 Rankings and Awards
3 Schools
4 Campuses
5 Library
6 Research Centres
7 Scholarships
8 Eligibility Criteria
9 Admissions
10 Hostel Details

Kashmir University, Srinagar Highlights:

Established In

1948

Accreditations

 NAAC - A

 Affiliations

University Grants Commission [UGC]

No. of Campuses

7

No. of Schools

14

No. of Research Centres

13

No. of Hostels

7

Kashmir University Address

Hazratbal Srinagar - 190006 Jammu and Kashmir, India 

 Infrastructure

Library, Laboratory, Hostel, Computer Labs, Sports, GYM, Medical, Cafeteria, Auditorium, E-Classrooms 


Kashmir University, Srinagar Rankings and Awards:

  • The University of Kashmir ranked 47th in the National Institute Ranking Framework [NIRF] ranking of 2018
  • It ranked in the 150th position in the QS BRICS Ranking of 2018

Kashmir University, Srinagar Schools:

  • School of Arts, Languages and Literature: 

 The school has the departments of - Arabic, English, Foreign Language, Hindi, Kashmiri, Linguistics, Persian, Sanskrit, Urdu and an Institute of Music and Fine  Arts. The University offers graduate and postgraduate courses in the mentioned departments.

  • School of Business Studies: 

The School of Business Studies has 3 departments - Commerce, Management Studies, and Economics. The departments offer postgraduate and doctorate courses.

  • Faculty of Dentistry: 

The Faculty of Dentistry offers courses related to Dental Sciences. 

  • Faculty of Medicine: 

The Faculty of Medicine offers courses under the vast field of medicine.

  • School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences: 

The school has 4 departments namely - Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Statistics. All the departments offer postgraduate programs apart from the department of statistics which offers doctoral programs.

  • School of Earth and Environmental Sciences: 

The school has 3 departments under it - Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Geography and Regional Development. The departments offer graduate, postgraduate and doctorate programs to the students.

  • School of Unani and Ayurvedic Medicine: 

This school offers courses that revolve around the ayurvedic medicines and the Unani methods.

  • School of Social Sciences: 

This school has 6 departments namely - History, Library and Information Science, Media Education Research Center, Political Science, Social Work and Sociology. It also has two institutes - UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Institute of Kashmir Studies and Shah-i-Hamdan Institute of Islamic Studies.

  • School of Education and Behavioural Sciences: 

The departments under the school are - Directorate of Physical Education and Sports, Education and Psychology. All the departments offer postgraduate and doctoral programs.

  • School of Law: 

The school of law of the University of Kashmir has only one department under it - Department of Law. The department offers courses in masters and bachelors programs in the discipline of Law.

  • School of Biological Sciences: 

The school has a total of 8 departments - Biochemistry, Bioresources, Biotechnology, Botany, Clinical Biochemistry, Microbiology, Nanotechnology and Zoology. All the departments offer postgraduate and doctoral programs to its students.

  • School of Applied Sciences and Technology: 

The school has 6 departments - Computer Science, Department of IT and SS, Electronics and Instrumentation Technology, Food Science and Technology, Pharmaceutical Science, and University Science Instrumentation Centre. It has one institute under it - Institute of Home science.

  • School of Open Learning: 

The school has 4 centres - Directorate of Distance Education, Directorate of Lifelong Learning, Educational Multimedia Research Centre [EMMRC] and State Resource Centre. These centres many programs under them. 

  • School of Engineering: 

The school of engineering has one institute under it - Institute of Technology, Zakura which offers undergraduate courses in many branches of engineering.


Kashmir University, Srinagar Campuses:

  • Main Campus - Hazratbal, Srinagar
  • Kashmir University North Campus - Delina, Baramulla
  • Kashmir University South Campus - Fatehgarh, Anantnag
  • Zakura Campus - Zakura, Srinagar
  • Kupwara Campus - Wayan, Kupwara
  • Kargil Campus - Khumbathang, Kargil
  • Leh Campus - Leh

Kashmir University, Srinagar Library:

  • The Kashmir University Library called the Allama Iqbal Library, was founded in 1948 along with the inception of the university
  • The library along with its constituent libraries is the largest library of the state of Kashmir
  • At present, Allam Iqbal Library is the Centre of the University Library System and has 57 Seminar Libraries attached to the different Institutes, departments and centres of the university
  • The library of University of Kashmir has 16 divisions in the properly decorated and heated halls which are managed by the staff of the library
  • The library has a huge collection of more than 6 lac books along with a separate collection for visually impaired students
  • The library has various local, national and international newspapers, CDs, DVDs and many more
  • It provides Remote Access Facility [RAF] to the subscribed electronic journals and the journals that are accessible by e-Shodhsindhu Consortium
  • The entire collection of the library is bar coded and tagged with the Radio Frequency Identification System [RFID] 
  • The Career Corner of the library located at the first floor contains magazines and other reading materials for the students preparing for competitive exams

Kashmir University, Srinagar Research Centres:

  • Bio-Informatics Centre
  • Centre for University Society Interface [CUSI]
  • Centre for Sheikh-Ul-Alam Studies [Markaz-i-Noor]
  • Centre for Biodiversity and Plant Taxonomy
  • Centre of Central Asian Studies
  • Centre of Research and Development [CORD]
  • Department of Biochemistry, Government Medical College
  • Educational Multimedia Research Centre [EMMRC]
  • Iqbal Institute of Culture and Philosophy
  • NewGen IEDC [Incubation Centre]
  • Population Research Centre
  • State Resource Centre
  • Women's Study Centre

Kashmir University, Srinagar Scholarships:

Merit Scholarships:

  • The students of University of Kashmir are entitled to two merit scholarships that are offered to the top two merit holders
  • The merit scholarship for the students of the previous year are offered on the basis of merit list in the Entrance Test to the course
  • In the final year, it is offered on the basis of merit in MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ MLIS/ previous/ 1st or 2nd semester exams
  • The scholarship is offered from the date of admission to the course/ program to the last date of examination that is to a maximum period of 12 months

Research Scholarships:

  • The University offers 4 scholarships in each department/ research centre for carrying out research that leads to the degree of PhD/ M.Phil along with the contingency grant which is payable annually for meeting the miscellaneous expenses

Students Aid:

  • Kashmir University has come up with a Students Aid Fund which is awarded to the students [especially meritorious students] who come from a low-income background
  • The Kashmir University Alumni Association also offers financial help to the students who belong to a low-income background with the preference given to the orphans

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 18 Student's Reviews
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
4
Average
8
Needs Improvement
6
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 9/18 students

Contact Details and Location


Address : Hazratbal, Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India,\n
Website : http://www.kashmiruniversity.net

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to University of Kashmir, Srinagar and accredited by UGC.

Facilities


Library
Laboratory
Hostel
Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Auditorium

Placements and Average package


Kashmir University, Srinagar Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 2 Lacs Per Annum 5 Lacs Per Annum HDFC, AXIS

Entrance Exams for Admission


Kashmir University, Srinagar Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
CUCET
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Kashmir University, Srinagar Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility

B.Ed

  • The candidates need to have passed a 3 year degree in any discipline from a recognised university

BA LLB

  • The candidates need to have passed 10+2 in any discipline from a recognised board

B.Pharm

  • The candidates should have passed 10+2 with Biology as one of the subjects

B.Tech

  • The candidates should have passed 10+2 with the relevant subjects and with a minimum aggregate of 50%

MA

  • The candidates should have passed 3 years BA course in relevant discipline

PGD [Hindi]

  • The canidates must have a Bachelors Degree from a recognised unviersity

PGD [Persian]

  • The candidates should have passed BA in arts or social science with Persian or Urdu as one of the subjects

PGD [Sanskrit]

  • The candidates should have passed B.Sc/ BA/ B.Com

PGD [Remote Sensing and GIS]

  • The candidates should have passed B.Sc in any of the mentioned subjects at graduation level - Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Electronics/ Geography/ Geology/ Botany/ B.Sc Computer Science/ Forestry/ Agriculture/ Town Planning/ Horticulture/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications/ B.E in Electrical/ Electronics, Civil or Computer Science

PGD [Bioinformatics]

  • The candidates should have passed Masters Degree in Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Biotechnology
  • The candidates should have passed Bachelors Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences with a minimum aggregate of  55%
  • The candidates will be selected on the basis of merit list for this course

PGD [Computer Application]

  • The candidates should have passed an examination from a university recognised by the Kashmir University

Certificate Course

  • The candidates need to have passed 10+2 from a recognised board of education

Diploma in Kashmiri

  • The candidates should have passed 3 years BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com or
  • The candidates should have passed or been admitted to the degree of Honours Examination in oriental classical language and English only exam of BA

Diploma Course in German and French Languages

  • The candidates should have done a certificate course in French and German or
  • The candidates should have passed 10+2 and have knowledge of the relevant language

MBA

  • The candidates should have done graduation in Management, Arts, Science, Agriculture, Law, Commerce, Medicine, Engineering, Technology or any other equivalent degree or
  • The candidates should have passed the final exam of the Institute of Charted Accountants/ Cost and Work Accountants and Company Secretaries of India

M.Com

  • The candidates should have passed 3-year B.Com/ BBA/ BBM/ BBS or B.Sc/ BA with Postgraduate Diploma in Accountancy or Cost and Management Audit

MFC

  • The candidates should have passed Bachelors Degree in Commerce/ Arts/ Management/ Science under 10+2+3 or
  • The candidates should have passed Bachelors Degree in Agriculture/ Law/ Engineering/ Medicine/ Technology or
  • The candidates should have passed the final year exam of the Institute of Charted Accountants/ Cost and Work Accountants and Company Secretaries of India or other qualifications recognised by the University of Kashmir

Master in Craft Management and Entrepreneurship

  • The candidates must have passed graduation in any discipline and should belong to a technical background with relevant experience

M.Sc

  • The candidates should have passed the 3-year B.Sc program in the relevant subjects

MLIS

  • The candidates should have passed B.Sc/ B.Com/ BBA/ BA/ BCA

Master of Social Work

  • The candidates should have passed 3-year graduation in any discipline

MCA

  • The candidates should have passed a 3-year B.Sc/ BCA/ B.Com/ BA with Mathematics as one of the primary subjects in graduation or in 10+2

M.Ed

  • The candidates should have passed B.Ed with a minimum teaching experience of 3 years from a recognised educational institute
  • 50% of the seats are reserved for the candidates who have no teaching experience after B.Ed who have obtained a minimum aggregate of 55%

M.Tech

  • The candidates should have passed B.Tech in relevant disciplines with a minimum aggregate of 55%

LLB

  • The candidates should have completed graduation in any Discipline

LLM

  • The candidates should have completed LLB with a minimum aggregate of 55%

Kashmir University Srinagar Admissions:

  • Kashmir University Admission is offered on the basis of marks obtained in the Entrance Exams
  • About 67% of the total seats in a course/ program will be filled by open merit category candidates
  • The rest 33% of the seats will be filled by the candidates belonging to the reserved category on the basis of merit
  • Supernumerary seats will be filled in addition to the intake capacity of a program
  • For the selection of the reserved candidates, the seats are divided equally for each category
  • If in any case, no candidate for the reserved category is eligible to fill the seat, it will be filled by an open merit candidate
  • 5% of the total seats in a program/ course will be reserved for the foreign/ NRI candidates
  • Foreign or NRI students will not have to go through the entrance exam of the university for admissions
  • The Kashmir University evaluation, answer key, results, merit list etc of the entrance exams will be displayed on the official website of the University of Kashmir
  • The first two selection list for all the courses/ programs will be issued on the basis of merit and preferences given by the candidates in their application forms
  • The Entrance Test might not be conducted for admission in a course or a program if the intake capacity is equal to or more than the number of eligible candidates
  • The entrance test also has negative marks of 0.25 for each wrong answer
  • Admissions in some of the courses require the candidates to appear in National level exams. The courses and exams are mentioned below.

SI.No.

Programs

Examinations

1

MBA/MBA (Financial Management)/ MCME

CMAT

2

M.Tech

GATE

3

M.Pharm

GPAT

4

B.Tech

JEE Main - Paper I

5

IMBA [BBA - MBA]

UGAT

  • Eligibility for the general and reserved candidates in the courses is mentioned below

M.Tech (Embedded Systems & Solutions), M.Tech (Computer  Science) M. Sc. Bio-Technology, M. Pharm, LL. M, M.Ed

Open Merit

55%

Reserved Categories

50%

 

MBA, IMBA, B.Tech., MBA (Financial Management), MSW, MCA, M. Sc. IT, MCME, MTTM, PGDIT

Open Merit

50%

Reserved Categories

45%

 

Other Programs

Open Merit

45%

Reserved Categories

40%


Courses and Fees Structure of Kashmir University, Srinagar

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Kashmir University, Srinagar Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 56,000

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews


Qadri
Qadri
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

The daily routine is good. Well qualified professors mostly permanent faculty are in charge. Projectors and board-marker method is employed


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

The college hosts its own fests and has its sports committee as well. Festivals aren't much of a thing at our college..but our college does represent in various festivals hosted by KU like Sonzal or other extra co-curricular activities



Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,100
Kashmir University, Srinagar Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Master of Business Administration [MBA]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 17,000
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400

Master of Business Administration [MBA] Reviews


Syed
Syed
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2013
FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
1/10
Lacks International exposure. Long way to go yet. Hope it will improve soon

SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
1/10
Not associated with any club as such though it is a good university


Others  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400
Kashmir University, Srinagar Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 32,000

Master of Commerce [M.Com] Reviews


Fa'Cil
Fa'Cil
Master of Commerce [M.Com], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
  • The class timing is from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at University of Kashmir
  • The quality and method of teaching are good on campus

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10
  • Life at University of Kashmir is good


Master of Finance and Control [MFC]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400
Kashmir University, Srinagar Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 41,222
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,100
Kashmir University, Srinagar Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,000
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Part Time Rs. 2,000
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,850
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,778
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,000
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,475
Kashmir University, Srinagar Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,000
Kashmir University, Srinagar Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,100
Kashmir University, Srinagar Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Hospitality and Tourism Management [MHTM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 19,500
Kashmir University, Srinagar Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,500
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,600
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400
Kashmir University, Srinagar Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 69,000

Master of Computer Application [MCA] Reviews


Danish
Danish
Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A], batch of 2016
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
5/10
  • The class timings in University of Kashmir is from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Exams are taken half yearly.
  • The quality of education and method of teaching is good but not too good.
  • The overall experience is average.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
5/10
  • The university of Kashmir also conducts extra curriculum activities like sports, science and literature seminars, technical festivals etc.


Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,100
Kashmir University, Srinagar Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,000
Master of Education [M.Ed]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 14,000
Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,850
Kashmir University, Srinagar Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 20,800
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,400
Kashmir University, Srinagar Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,000
Kashmir University, Srinagar Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,000

Hostel Details


Kashmir University Srinagar Hostel Details:

  • Kashmir University Infrastructure Facilities includes state of the art hostel facilities for both boys and girls hostels
  • Mess, Recreational and many other facilities are offered in the hostels of the university to the residents
  • The students have to apply before the last date set up by the university for hostel accommodations 
  • The hostel accommodation is offered to the students living 50kms or more away from the campus of the university
  • There are 7 hostels provided by the university. Their names are mentioned below

Hostel Name

Total Rooms

Intake Capacity

Meboob-ul-Alam (M.A.), Boys (PG) Hostel

0

0

Maulana Anwar Shah (M.A.K.), Boys (PG) Hostel

0

0

Habba Khatoon (H.K.), Girls (PG) Hostel

0

0

Rabia Basri (R.B.), Girls (PG) Hostel

0

0

Gani Kashmiri (G.K.) Research Scholar INN, Boys (Scholars) Hostel

0

0

Sheikh ul Aalam(S.A) Zakura, Boys (PG) Hostel

60

240

Sheikh ul Aalam(S.A) Zakura Block- B, Boys (PG) Hostel

60

240


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