Kaziranga University, Jorhat is one of the largest private universities in North-East India. The university is established under the Assam Private University Act, offering state-of-the-art education and research relevant to market needs. The university is promoted by the Trust under the banner of The North Eastern Knowledge Foundation (NEKF) and founded by the Khetan Industrial Group.

Kaziranga University has education partners such as Emory Unversity, UNESCO, IBM, SIEMENS, Apollo Med Skills, ISRO, etc, which help students through internships, certifications, and training. In the recent placement cycle of the university, the graduates of the university were offered the highest salary package of INR 12 LPA and an average salary package of INR 4 LPA. The prominent recruiters in the placement cycle were BYJU’s, Federal Bank, TCS, NMS, Mphasis, HealthPlix, JK Tyre, Karvy, Wipro, Super Auto Forge, etc.

Kaziranga University offers various undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the discipline of Engineering, Management, Social Sciences, Health Sciences, and many more. The programs offered include MBA, BBA, B.Tech, BPT, BSW, B.Com, BA, B.Sc, M.Sc, M.Tech, B.Pharma, MPT, etc. Admission to these courses is both merit and entrance-based. 

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Kaziranga University Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2012 | Private
Approved by PCI | AICTE | UGC
Entrance Exam

National: CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ JEE Main

State: Assam CEE

University: KUEST

Courses Offered UG, PG & Ph.D
Application Mode | Fees Online & Offline | INR 500
Top Recruiters BYJU’s, Federal Bank, TCS, NMS, Mphasis, HealthPlix, JK Tyre, Karvy, Wipro, Super Auto Forge
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Sports, Health Centre, Cafeteria, etc
Official Website https://www.kazirangauniversity.in/
Admission Helpdesk +91 91270 56383 | 60009 03183
Address Koraikhowa, NH-37,
Jorhat 785006, Jorhat, Assam
How to reach 300 km from Gauhati
20 km from Rowriah (Jorhat) Airport
15 km from Jorhat Town Railway Station

Quick Facts

  • The teaching at Kaziranga University is linked with the industrial needs of the environment. This practical approach of the university transforms students professionally.
  • KU allows its faculty members and students to share their interests and knowledge with other universities at the regional and international levels.
  • KU has associations with foreign universities to provide global exposure to its students.
  • The University conducts Student Abroad Program (SAP) in the UK, Australia, USA, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
  • KU has tie-ups with renowned industries in India and abroad to offer internships to its students.
  • KU has associated with Gram Tarang to provide employment to the disadvantaged section of the society.
  • KU has partnered with the Centre for International Studies (CIS) which adds an edge to the academic program of the student. The student can opt for an additional international course.

Schools under Kaziranga University

The university has the following 6 schools:

  1. School of Engineering and Technology
  2. School of Basic Sciences
  3. School of Business
  4. School of Health Sciences
  5. School of Computing Sciences
  6. School of Social Sciences

Kaziranga University Courses

KU Jorhat offers various UG and PG Courses in the discipline of Engineering, Management, Social Sciences, Health Sciences and many more. Tabulated below are the details for the same:

Course Specialization Eligibility
B.Tech Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering 10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks + obtained a valid score Assam CEE/ JEE Entrance/ KUEST examination
BBA General, Tourism & Hospitality Management  10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
B.Com -
B.Pharm - 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics/ Biology with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
D.Pharm -
M.Tech Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering B.Tech with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
MBA Hospital Administration, Banking & Financial Service, Event Management, Marketing & Operation, HR & IR Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks + obtained a valid score CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ KUEST
B.Sc Information Technology, Chemistry, Operation Theatre Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Trauma, Emergency and Disaster Management, Advanced Imaging Technology, Dialysis 10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
M.Sc Information Technology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Physics, Mathematics, Microbiology, Medical Laboratory Technology Graduation from a recognized board
BSW - 10+2 or Diploma in Engineering with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
MSW - Bachelor’s degree in Social Work/ Arts/ Science/ Commerce/ BBA with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
B.Physiotherapy - 10+2 in Science with Biology or Life Science as one of the compulsory subjects with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks
B.Optometry -
M.Physiotherapy - B.Sc or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
M.Optometry -

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Kaziranga University B.Tech course

The most popular course at Kaziranga University is the Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech). The program is specialized in Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science Engineering. The b.tech program at the university collaborates with IBM, SIEMENS, Rexroth, Autodesk, AGIIT, BRABOI, Amazon Web Services, QSpiders, MTAB, ISRO, National Academy of Construction, Indian Machine Tool Manufacturer’s Association, and Cranes Varsity. These collaborations help students in getting training, internships, Certification, and placements in the fields of Automation, Sun Systems, Robotics, and Embedded Systems. Students pursuing engineering courses at the university are sent to Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, or Mumbai for specialized training with the collaborated partners.

The fee structure of the program includes:

  • Admission fee: INR 20,000
  • Application fee: INR 500
  • Semester fee: INR 55000
  • Semester fee for Lateral Entry): INR 50,000

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Kaziranga University Admission

The candidates can apply for admission through online or offline mode.

Online Mode

  • Visit the official website of the university and fill the application form online.
  • Pay the admission fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net banking.

Offline Mode

Visit the University campus or any of the registered offices of the university to collect the prospectus and application forms on payment of INR 500 or download the application form and post the same along with a demand draft of INR 500 to the address given below:

Kaziranga University, Koraikhowa,
NH-37, Jorhat, 785006

The candidates will be selected on the basis of the following entrance exams:

Course Entrance Test Read more
B.Tech Assam CEE Click here
JEE Main Click here
MBA CAT Click here
MAT Click here
XAT Click here
CMAT Click here

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Kaziranga University Placement

The Career Development & Placement Cell in the University plays a pivotal role in counseling and guiding the students to prepare for their successful career ahead. The Career Development & Placement Cell enhances the employability of the students by conducting specialized training in aptitude skills, analytical skills, language skills, technical skills, business skills in addition to online mock tests. The training sessions are conducted by professionals from in-house resources as well as professional trainers from the corporate world. The CDPC also organizes internship sessions for the students before they join the respective industry. Some of the placement highlights are as follows:

Particulars MBA B.Tech Other
No. of Companies 34 41 27
No. of Offers 53 137 33
Highest CTC INR 12 LPA INR 12 LPA INR 12 LPA
Average CTC INR 5.14 LPA INR 4.26 LPA INR 3.69 LPA

Some of the potential recruiters are BYJU’s, Federal Bank, TCS, NMS, Mphasis, HealthPlix, JK Tyre, Karvy, Wipro, Super Auto Forge, BitChem, Adient, Triant, People’s Forum and many more.

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Kaziranga University Projects & Innovation

  • Smart Dustbin
  • Remote Monitoring with Drone
  • Remote Monitoring with Soil Moisture Sensor
  • Storm Chaser- The first Electric Solar Vehicle in the Northeast
  • IBM Watson enabled Personal Assistant Robot
  • SKF Centre of Excellence
  • Gesture Controlled Robot
  • Heartbeat and Temperature Monitoring System

Kaziranga University Hostel

Kaziranga University hostels are the right sort of environment for students in keeping themselves busy. The university provides almost all facilities possible to give students a home-like environment. KU offers 4 seaters, 3 seaters, and 2 seaters hostel rooms. The double-occupancy rooms at the hostel are both AC and Non-AC, depending upon the choice that the students make. The fee structure is different for all the rooms. 

Kaziranga University provides facilities such as a separate gym for boys and girls, Indoor and Outdoor Sports Facility, Dining Halls, Medical Support Staff for any sort of emergencies, Ambulance, Bus Services for Hostel Boarders for traveling to the city (2 days in a week), Laundry Services, Wi-fi facility, and common TV room. The authority also provides some in-room facilities such as a bed with mattress, individual wardrobe, study table, and a bookshelf. 

Where the university is providing so many facilities, the students are still required to bring a few things with them before shifting to the hostels. Students must bring pillow and pillow cover, Bedsheet & Bed covers, Lock and key for the room, Mosquito net and repellents, Toilet kit, Blanket, Umbrella, Clips for hanging clothes, Detergents, Table cloth, and Hangers for Wardrobes.

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Kaziranga University Faculty

The faculty of the university is highly-qualified and well-educated in their relevant fields. The majority of the faculty members at the university are in the age group of 27-40. There are a total of 110 regular faculty members teaching at the university out of which 44 are Ph.D. degree holders. The strength of the faculty members at Kaziranga University are:

  • Professors: 8
  • Associate Professors: 10
  • Assistant Professors: 82

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Kaziranga University Facilities

The university has the following state of the art facilities for students and faculty members:

  • Library & e-library centre
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports Arena with Gym
  • Language Lab
  • Faculty & Staff Housing
  • Air-Conditioned Classrooms
  • Guest House
  • Medical Assistance
  • WiFi & Converged Campus
  • Hostel

Kaziranga University Start-up

  • KU Business Incubation Centre: The center is a well-planned initiative of Kaziranga University for business students. The center gives ideas and hands-on experience to students about the new start-up opportunities by making them aware of the current happenings in the market.

Kaziranga University FAQs

Ques. Does Kaziranga University offer scholarships?

Ans. Kaziranga University offers the following scholarship scheme for national students:

90% & above in last qualifying exam 100% Scholarship on base fee
85% - 89.99% in last qualified exam 70% Scholarship on base fee
80%-84.99% in last qualifying exam 50% Scholarship on base fee
Ward of Defence Personnel 25% Scholarship on base fee
Person with Disability 25% Scholarship on base fee

Ques. Does Kaziranga University offer a Ph.D. program?

Ans. Yes, Kaziranga University offers a Ph.D. program in the discipline of Engineering and Management. The candidates must have passed a Master’s degree in Technology/ Engineering/ Management or its equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (55% for reserved category candidates). Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in KUEST conducted by the University followed by personal interviews. Candidates who have cleared NET-JRF/LS of CSIR-UGC/GATE/ M.Phil cleared in the last 2 years in the relevant subject shall be exempted from KUEST.

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Ques. Does Kaziranga University offer lateral entry in B.Tech?

Ans. Yes, the university offers lateral entry in the B.Tech program. The candidates who have passed a Diploma in Engineering/ B.Sc with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks (40% for reserved category candidates) are eligible to apply. To know more, click here

Ques. What is the admission process of a Ph.D. program at Kaziranga University?

Ans. The candidates can apply by submitting the duly filled prescribed application form which can be downloaded from the official website. Submit the application fees of INR 2,000 in cash/ online / DD to be drawn in favor of the “North Eastern Knowledge Foundation” payable at Jorhat, Assam. The following are the bank details of the same:

  • Account Name: North Eastern Knowledge Foundation
  • Account No.: 32859481962
  • IFSC Code: SBIN0014694
  • Bank: State Bank of India
  • Branch Name: Bazar Branch, Jorhat

Ques. What is the intake capacity for the B.Tech program at Kaziranga University?

Ans. The intake capacity for the B.Tech program at Kaziranga University is as follows:

  • Mechanical: 120
  • Electronics & Communication: 60
  • Civil: 120
  • Electrical: 60
  • CSE: 60

Ques. What is the hostel fee structure at Kaziranga University?

Ans. The hostel fee structure at Kaziranga University is:

Category Admission Fee Per Semester fee
4 seater INR 10,000 INR 35,000
3 seaters INR 10,000 INR 42,500
2 seaters INR 10,000 INR 55,000
2 seaters with AC INR 10,000 INR 65000

Ques. Who are the key recruiters of the KU School of Business?

Ans. The key recruiters of the KU SOB are Emirates Hospital, BYJU’s, ICICI Bank, TCS, Federal Bank, Genpact, JKTyre, Kotak Life, Nestle, Indigo, Flipkart, Amul, Jio, Future Group, Tata Trusts, Apollo Munich, Berger, and Bandhan Bank.

Ques. What is the dress code for students at Kaziranga University?

Ans. The dress code at Kaziranga University is formal. The female students are required to wear a salwar suit, Western formals, or Sarees, whereas, the male students are required to wear formal pants and shirts only.

Ques. What is the B.Tech cut off for admission at KU?

Ans. Admissions at KU for the B.Tech program are based on either JEE Main exam score or the Assam CEE exam score. The cut off for the JEE Main ranges between 81-73 and for Assam CEE, the cut-off ranges between 78-72.

Ques. Which are the best engineering colleges in Assam?

Ans. Some of the best engineering colleges in Assam are: