Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University, Ranchi (formerly known as Ranchi college) was established in 1946 as a college and upgraded to a university in 2017. DSPMU offers around 39 courses spread across different streams like Humanities, Science, and Social Science. Apart from this, the university also offers various Certificate, Diploma and Vocational Courses along with Doctoral Degrees. Admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses is based on the merit list prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the concerned subjects at Intermediate or Honors level respectively. Admission to Vocational/ Self-finance courses is on the basis of the Entrance exam conducted by the concerned department. It is mandatory for the candidate to appear for the Entrance Test in order to apply for such courses.
With regard to the placements, the university has been successful in maintaining high placement statistics over the years. Some companies that visit the campus for recruitment are Wipro, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Infosys, etc.
|Established | Institute type||1946 | Government|
|Courses Offered||B.A. (Hons.), B.Sc. (Hons), M.A., M.Sc., Ph.D., Vocational, and Diploma|
|Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance Test (for Vocational courses)|
|Top Recruiters||TCS, Bharti Airtel, Lupin, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, etc.|
|Facilities Available||E-Library, Hostels, Canteen, Medical Clinic, Health Club, Wi-Fi Campus, Bank, and Guest House.|
|Official Website||http://www.dspmuranchi.ac.in/default.aspx | 0651- 2233803|
The university offers 39 courses in domains such as Humanities, Science, and Social Science. These courses include Under-graduate as well as Post-graduate courses. Apart from these traditional courses, the university also offers Vocational and Diploma courses. This section will give detailed information of the same:
|B.Sc. (vocational course)|
|BBA (Vocational Course)|
|B.Ed. (Vocational Course)|
|LL.M. (Vocational Course)|
|MBA (Vocational Course)|
|Add-on/ Part-time optional Certificate courses (for external students as well as those pursuing graduation in the university)|
DSPMU admits students on the basis of merits and entrance exam scores obtained in the relevant qualifying exam. The applicants are required to apply online through the official website.
The University has a placement cell which plays a major role in locating job opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate students. The cell operates round the year to facilitate contacts between companies and graduates.
The placement cell also organizes career guidance programs for all the students starting from the first year. The cell arranges training programs like Mock Interviews, Group Discussions, Communication Skills Workshop, etc and it also organizes Public Sector Exam Training for students who are interested to join Government Sectors.
Many recruiters visit the campus such as Byju's, HDFC, Just Dial, TCS, Bharti Airtel, Lupin, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank.
Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University provides scholarships and funding to all students who belong to the SC/ ST/ OBC category. Provided by the State government, this scholarship is also provided to the students who come from an economically backward background. Students have to apply online on the website https://ekalyan.cgg.gov.in. Scanned copies of the following documents need to be uploaded on the website:
Ques. How are the faculties of the university?
Ans. The faculties at the university are highly qualified. Each department has faculties working at the post of Assistant Professor.
Ques. Does the university provide reservation quota during admission?
Ans. Yes. There is a reservation for students belonging to Jharkhand wherein 85% of the seats are reserved for them in the Faculty of Social Science/ Humanities/ Science. Selection for remaining 15% seats shall be made open for all i.e. Jharkhand as well as other states’ students on the basis of merit. These seats shall also be filled up by students belonging to all Categories. For the students who have domicile of Jharkhand, 40% of the seats shall be made on the basis of open merit irrespective of sex, caste, etc. Rest 60% of the seats are to be filled up exclusively by the students belonging to the reservation category in the following proportion:
A horizontal reservation of 5% shall be given for differently-abled persons. Candidates must furnish relevant documents (caste certificate and medical certificate) issued by the competent authority of Jharkhand State.
Ques. How does the admission take place in the university?
Ans. The admission procedure includes filling up the form available online on the official website. The selection is based on the merit produced by the university on the basis of marks obtained in the relevant subject in the previous institutions. Admission to vocational courses is done through the entrance test conducted by the relevant department. Admission for add-on/ certificate courses is done through an Aptitude Test conducted by the University whereas, for Ph.D., the candidate must have cleared UGC-NET post which the selection is done through an interview.
Ques. Does the college give extra weightage at the time of admission?
Ans. Yes. The college gives extra weightage at the time of admission:
*Estimated Fees, Official Verification is Pending