Mumbai University: Courses, Fees, Admission 2024, Cutoff, Placements

Harinitha Panneerselvam Harinitha Panneerselvam | Dec 14, 2023
Harinitha Panneerselvam
Harinitha Panneerselvam

Updated on - Dec 14, 2023

Latest Updates for Mumbai University

  • 17 January 2024 :

    MHT CET 2024 application form was released and candidates can apply till Mar 1, 2024.

  • 26 December 2023 :

    NATA 2024 information brochure has been released. Phase I exam scheduled to be held on Apr 6, 2024.

Mumbai University, established in 1987, is a multidisciplinary public university. It offers various UG, PG, and doctoral programs like BA, B.Tech, MBA, M.Tech, M.Arch, etc. Candidates seeking admission to popular courses such as B.Tech/B.Pharm/B.Text programs must have a valid MHT CET entrance examination score. The University of Mumbai has a seven-point grading system.

Mumbai University NIRF Ranking was #56 in the university category. Mumbai University is the country's first state university and the oldest university in Maharashtra. NAAC has accorded it 5-star status and A++ grade status. It has two main campuses. The university has 56 Departments and 12 specialized Centers.

Mahatma Gandhi, Babasaheb Ambedkar, Mukesh Ambani, and Sunil Gavaskar are just a few of the renowned and well-known alumni of Mumbai University. The latter has contributed to the nation throughout history. Mumbai University is dedicated to giving its students access to top-notch facilities, a variety of possibilities, and excellent guidance. 

Mumbai University holds a prestigious place among our country's various glorious educational institutions. Here's a look inside the campus life of MU at GetMyUni Verdict.

Mumbai University Highlights 2024 

The UGC has approved Mumbai University, and the NAAC has given it an A++ rating. The university includes three sub-campuses in Ratnagiri, Thale, and Kalyan, as well as two main campuses in Vidyanagri and Fort. It is one of India's oldest and premier universities and offers some of the best features.

The details of Mumbai University, such as programs offered, total faculty, recognition, etc., are given below:

Establishment Year 1857
Type of University Public
Accreditations UGC, NAAC, AIU
Recognition NIRF, QS World University Rankings, ARIIA, Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma, PG Diploma
Infrastructure Facilities Central Library, Auditorium, Health Club, Gym, Hostel, Labs, etc.
Campus Area 243 acres
Location Mumbai, Maharashtra

Mumbai University Admission 2024

Mumbai University admission 2024 will be held online for various courses. Students can download a registration form from the official website and fill it out with the correct details. The University of Mumbai also conducts entrance examinations for MBA, MA, M.Arch, Ph.D., etc. Students must clear the CATMATXATGMAT examinations for an MBA. An interview with students will be conducted, and after that, students will be called for a group discussion round. The university provides documents like migration, transfer, character, etc. So, its students get admission anywhere in the country. 

Mumbai University Eligibility Criteria

Numerous courses from various fields are offered at Mumbai University, each with different eligibility criteria. Below is a list of some university courses with their eligibility criteria.

B.Arch Eligibility Criteria

  • Class 12 with at least 50% aggregate (40% for backward categories Maharashtra students).
  • Score in NATA or JEE Main Paper-II.

Read More: Mumbai University B.Arch Admission Eligibility

B.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • Class 12 with science or equivalent stream.
  • Merit in written examination GD-PI/ Entrance test conducted at all India level/ Merit-based (Class 12).

Read More: Mumbai University B.Sc Admission Eligibility

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination, securing an aggregate of 45% marks (40% for UR category students)
  • Students must have one of the valid test scores of CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ GRE. 

Read More: Mumbai University Admission 

Mumbai University Admission Dates 2024

Entrance exams like MHT-CET, JEE Main, NATA, etc make Mumbai University admission to various courses. Some important admission dates (tentative) for 2024 are given below. 

Event Date
Mumbai University Admission Window for UG Courses June 2024
Mumbai University Admission Window for PG Courses Last week of June 2024 to First week of July 04, 2024
UG Merit List - I June 2024
UG Merit List - II July 2024
UG Merit List - III July 2024

Mumbai University Ranking

Mumbai University is recognized by NIRF and is honoured by government and international organizations for its outstanding performance in various disciplines. Below is an overview of the Mumbai University rankings in recent years by different organizations.

Ranking Body 2023 2022
NIRF (Overall) 96 81
NIRF (University) 56 -

Mumbai University Courses

Mumbai University courses are offered at various levels like diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels, and details of courses are given on the university's official website. Mumbai University courses are offered in arts, commerce, science, law, technology, and fine arts. Below is a summary of the various programs offered by Mumbai University across different disciplines.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
B.Tech 4 Years 10+2 with 45% in the science stream + MHT-CET scores
B.Arch  5 Years 10+2 with 45% in science stream + NATA scores
LLB 3 Years  45% in Bachelor’s degree + MHCET-Law
M.Com 2 Years Graduate Degree + Merit-Based
MA 2 Years Graduate Degree + Merit-Based

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Mumbai University Fee Details

Mumbai University offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in science, management, law, etc. Applicants pay their fees to MU via online or offline mode. Given below are some of the fees for different courses offered by the institute

Course Total Tuition Fees
B.Tech INR 60,000
B.Arch INR 96,200
LLB INR 4,500
M.Com INR 2,000
MA INR 68,810

Read More: Mumbai University Fee Structure

Mumbai University Cutoff

Mumbai University cutoff 2023 will be announced through three merit lists released by the university. However, if any seats were left unfilled, Mumbai University-associated colleges produced a fourth and fifth set of merit lists for 2023. These merit lists will be published on MU's official website and linked to colleges' websites.

Mumbai University Expected BBA-LLB Cutoff 2023

Category Opening Score Closing Score
General 125 118

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Mumbai University Placements

Mumbai University recruitment took place successfully, with top recruiters from various industries visiting the campus. Some top firms that visited the campus include DHL, Tata, Blue Dart, Crisil, Deloitte, FedEx, HDFC, and IDBI. Some highlights of past placement at

  • The UG median salary package was 4 LPA. 
  • 112 out of 205 UG students were placed.
  • INR 3.55 LPA for the 5-year UG program students, INR 5.65 LPA for the 1-year PG program students, INR 12 LPA for the 2-year PG program students, and INR 6.50 LPA for the PG Integrated program students. 
  • The lowest salary package offered to M.Com students was INR 1.8 LPA.
  • The average salary package is INR 3 LPA.

Mumbai University Top Recruiters

Mumbai University is given below along with the top recruiters visiting the university:

Bank of America Flipkart Idea Cellular
Accenture Angel Broking
Blue Star Infotech Ltd.
Deloitte HDFC Bank HPCL
HSBC Bank Siemens Symphony
TCS Citi Bank
Nomura Services India (P) Ltd.
L&T Infotech IMRB International
The Nielsen Company
India Bulls Syntel Tech Mahindra
Pfizer Kotak Mahindra IDBI Bank

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Why Choose Mumbai University?

Mumbai University is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. It has a geographical area of 600 km under its jurisdiction from Thane district to Sindhudurg district. The curriculum has been set to provide teaching-learning, research, consultancy, and innovation. The NAAC granted Mumbai University 5-star status and an A++ grade status. 

  • The university provides the facility of distance learning through Mumbai IDOL and distance education programs.
  • MU became the first public university in the country to introduce a virtual classroom facility at the Kalina campus.
  • The university offers a variety of Seminars and Workshops.
  • The university and the Indian Air Force have agreed to teach senior Indian Air Force officers. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, B. R. Ambedkar, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Mukesh Ambani, and Lokmanya Tilak are some of Mumbai University's well-known graduates.
  • A Memorandum of Understanding was signed with Indian Railways to establish the Rail Innovation and Technology Centre.
  • Many institutes and groups collaborate with the university on academic projects.
  • Mumbai University also places a strong emphasis on a student's overall development.

Mumbai University Affiliated Colleges

Mumbai University has 781 affiliated colleges affiliated with it. Enlisted below are the top affiliated colleges in Maharashtra based on the 2022 ranking.

Rank Affiliated Colleges of Maharashtra
1 Mithibai College of Arts, Mumbai
2 Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College, Mumbai
3 KJSAC Mumbai, Mumbai
4 JHC, Mumbai
5 Kishinchand Chellaram College, Mumbai
6 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai
7 NMCCE, Mumbai

India Today has ranked a few art colleges as best in the city of Mumbai in the category city-wise ranking- best arts colleges and they are listed below.

Rank Name of the College
1 St. Xavier's College
2 K J Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce
3 Mithibai College of Arts
4 S.K. Somaiya College of Arts & Commerce
5 Sophia College for Women
6 Jai Hind College
7 Wilson College
8 Elphinstone College
9 The D.G. Ruparel College of Arts, Science, and Commerce
10 Bhavan's College

Mumbai University Infrastructure 

Mumbai University offers its students a wide range of infrastructure facilities, from a digital library to separate accommodation facilities for both male and female students. The campus provides basic healthcare amenities within its premises. The following is the list of infrastructure available on the Mumbai University campus.

  • Library
  • Gym
  • Guest House
  • Hostels
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports Complex
  • Virtual Classrooms
  • Health Care Center
  • Knowledge Resource Center

Read More: Mumbai University Infrastructure

Other Popular Colleges
ICT Mumbai XIC Mumbai Mithibai College
IHM Mumbai DG Ruparel College Ruia College


Mumbai University Scholarships

Mumbai University offers a variety of scholarships to students on a merit basis. Students from other states other than Maharashtra are not eligible for scholarship schemes. The University of Mumbai scholarships awarded are as follows.

Scholarship Description
Financial Assistance to the Students representing Backward Classes The University offers a provision of up to INR 10 lakhs to render Financial Assistance to the students belonging to the Backward Class (SC, ST, NT, DT, and SBC) studying at various Departments of the University whose annual family income is less than INR 1 lakhs.
Financial Assistance to the Needy Students A provision of INR 10 Crores has been marked to render Financial Assistance to needy students belonging to the economically backward class studying at various affiliated Colleges/ Institutions/ Departments of the University. Students whose annual family income is less than INR 75,000 can avail the facility of this scholarship. 
Book Bank Scheme  The University renders financial assistance each year to the affiliated Colleges to run the Book Bank scheme for the Backward Class students. 
Government Scholarships The government of India offers a variety of scholarships for its meritorious students belonging to the SC/ST/DT/NT/SBC categories based on their merits.

Read More: Mumbai University Scholarships

Mumbai University Distance and Open Learning

Mumbai University Institute of Distance and Open Learning is a distance education department within Mumbai University. It is the country's seventh university to launch a traditional Distance Education Program. IDOL Mumbai University offers a variety of courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Humanities, Science and Technology, Commerce and Management, Interdisciplinary, and other fields.

Admission to all UG and PG courses (except MMS & MCA) is granted based on marks obtained in the last qualifying examination (Merit-based). For MMS & MCA admissions, candidates are required to appear for the entrance exam conducted by the respective department.

Mumbai University Faculty

Mumbai University has well-qualified and experienced professionals. The university has a specific team of faculties for each department. Most faculty members at the institute are PhD holders. Faculties take utmost care to groom the personality of every student so that they stand out in their career.

Mumbai University Departments

Mumbai University provides over 200 UG, PG, and Doctoral, PG Diploma, and Certificate programs under the Arts, Commerce, Science, Technology, Law, Management, and Fine Arts faculties. In addition to conventional courses, its Institute of Distance and Open Learning (IDOL Mumbai University) offers Distance Learning programs.

Each department is built for a particular stream and offers numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses and programs. The following are the departments of Mumbai University:

Humanities Science and Technology Commerce and Management
Inter-Disciplinary Studies Innovation Incubation and Linkages Sports & Physical Education

Mumbai University Result

Mumbai University results for the BA, MA, M.Sc, MPA, and B.Sc semester exams have been revealed. On the Mumbai University official portal, results for the Integrated BA, MA, B.Sc, MPA, M.Sc, B.Arch, and TYB A program, as well as other UG, PG, Diploma, and M.Phil courses, are announced. Although the university publishes the final mark sheet from the campus, students can view their MU result PDF via the result portal online.

The result has been released on the official website. The total marks and GPA details are displayed on the result pdf. The minimum pass percentage will be the criteria for passing the exams. Once the detailed mark sheet is issued to the students, they can apply for revaluation.

Read More: Mumbai University Result

Mumbai University Alumni

Mumbai University alumni meet is conducted every year, and recognition is given to distinguished alumni. Various events are organized and co-sponsored to benefit alumni and the university. Career guidance and information regarding various opportunities are exchanged during the alumni meet and events. Some notable alumni of Mumbai University and their companies/ professions are listed below.

Notable Alumni Profession
Mr. B. R. Ambedkar  Architect of modern India and Author of the Constitution of India, Social Reformist, and Thinker
Mr. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Indian Leader, Father of Nation, India
Ms. Priyanka Chopra Miss World, Bollywood Actor 
Ms. Aishwarya Rai Miss World, Actor
Ms. Madhuri Dixit   Indian Actor
Mr. Sunil Gavaskar  Indian Cricketer
Mr. Sanjeev Naik  MP from Thane
Mr. Manil Suri Indian Mathematician and Writer
Mr. John Abraham  Bollywood Actor

Mumbai University Collaborations

For various academic and student exchange programs, Mumbai University has signed MoUs, partnered with, and collaborated with several well-known Indian and international universities. LIC, Bank of Baroda, Radio City, and other companies have collaborated with the university. Mumbai University has numerous national and international collaborations with educational institutions and corporate organizations.

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Institute
Netherlands University of Amsterdam
UK University of Bath
England Liverpool Hope University
Canada Ryerson University
France IESEG School of Management
China Tianjin University of Technology

National Collaborations

  • Indian Railways
  • National Institute of Securities Market

Industrial Tie-Ups

  • LIC
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Radio City
  • Stock Holding

Mumbai University Highlights

Affiliate University Kakatiya University
Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 140
Year of Establishment 1857
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 8,00,000
Total Area (In Acre) 269.75
Construction Area (Sq. M) 109
Accredited by NAAC
Recognised by UGC

Mumbai University Student Diversity

Category Muslim Minority General ST SC OBC General
Male - 2 19 2 12
Female 3 4 11 2 35
Total 3 6 30 4 47

Mumbai University Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#56 in 2023 University

Mumbai University Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹60,000 4 Years
Bachelor of Engineering ₹60,000 4 Years
MBA ₹1,53,000 2 Years
LLB ₹4,500 3 Years
BSc ₹20,497 3 Years
BHM -- 3 Years
MTech ₹60,000 2 Years
B.Pharmacy ₹1,00,000 4 Years
B.Arch ₹96,200 5 Years
BText -- --

Mumbai University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Mumbai University

₹ 60,000 (4 Years)

₹ 1,53,000 (2 Years)

LLB [Bachelor of Law]

Offline On Campus

₹ 4,500 (3 Years)

M.Tech [Master of Technology]

Offline On Campus

₹ 60,000 (2 Years)

₹ 1,00,000 (4 Years)

MFA [Master of Fine Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 85,930 (2 Years)

BA [Bachelor of Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 12,670 (3 Years)

M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 10,158 (2 Years)

₹ 12,820 (1 Year)

Master of Theatre Arts [MTA]

Offline On Campus

₹ 57,325

₹ 1,53,000

Bachelor of Music

Offline On Campus

MIM [Masters in Management]

Offline On Campus

₹ 1,53,000 (2 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 2,000 (2 Years)

B.Ed [Bachelor of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 24,524 (2 Years)

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 10,850 (3 Years)

MSW [Master of Social Work]

Offline On Campus

₹ 60,000 (2 Years)

₹ 46,640 (2 Years)

₹ 85,930 (2 Years)

LLM [Master of Laws]

Offline On Campus

₹ 10,240 (2 Years)

M.Ed [Master of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 5,263 (2 Years)

₹ 90,000 (3 Years)

₹ 22,825 (2 Years)

₹ 1,53,000 (2 Years)

BSW [Bachelor of Social Work]

Offline On Campus

₹ 14,683 (3 Years)

BMM [Bachelor of Mass Media]

Offline On Campus

₹ 10,850 (3 Years)

₹ 8,652 (1 Year)

Bachelor of Performing Arts

Offline On Campus

Bachelor of Textile

Offline On Campus

B.Arch [Bachelor of Architecture]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: NATA

₹ 96,200 (5 Years)

Exams Accepted: NATA

Exams Accepted by Mumbai University


Exam Date: Apr 16, 2024


Exam Date: Apr 06, 2024

Mumbai University FAQs

How many courses are there at Mumbai University?

The university offers over 143 courses in streams like engineering, medicine, law, architecture, etc.

Who are the major recruiters at Mumbai University?

The recruiters who visited Mumbai University include Tata, DHL, Blue Dart, FedEx, Crisil, Deloitte, HDFC Bank, and IDBI Bank among others.

Is 75 attendance compulsory in Mumbai University?

Yes, a minimum of 75% attendance is a must to appear in the exam.

What are the facilities provided by Mumbai University?

Mumbai University provides facilities such as Library, Gym, Guest House, Hostels, Cafeteria, Sports Complex, Virtual Classrooms, etc.

Is the University of Mumbai recognized?

University of Mumbai has been approved by UGC and twelve departments are recognized under various national-level programmes, like SAP, CAS, DRS, DSA, COSIST, and FIST. It has also been accredited as Grade 'A' by NAAC. 

Does Mumbai university offer distance education?

Yes, Mumbai University offers distance education courses.

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Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Entrance Exams & Admissions : 10+2 pass, offline and online registrations. No entrance exam. 50% cutoffs for my course.

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rrajani.disha Batch 2022 M.Com [Master of Commerce]
Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022
3.5 Placements
3.5 Fees
3.5 Academics
4.5 Infrastructure
4.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : no I haven't done any internships. No key companies are there. campus hiring is not done for companies role

Entrance Exams & Admissions : 50 marks are given to paper scores and the procedure is ssc hsc. certification needed to admissions.

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Kantakaish8551 Batch 2017 BE Civil Engineering
Reviewed on Jul 16, 2022
2.5 Placements
2.5 Fees
2.5 Academics
3.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : I didn't get any kind of internship. There are many companies like Accenture, L&T, Cognizant etc that hire for Trainee engineer roles. Entry level jobs are also offered.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : For B.E. 10+2 with PCB and entrance

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Philomena Tauro Batch 2018 B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]
Reviewed on May 29, 2018
3.5 Placements
2.5 Fees
3.5 Academics
2.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Yes, you can have job campus and I have not done internship yet figure start of with annual with INR 1.9Lpa depending on the job you get in accounting career the package you get is INR 2Lpa with variables.

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Ravina Nimbolkar Batch 2020 Others
Reviewed on May 10, 2018
3 Placements
3 Fees
3 Academics
3 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

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