Tezpur University is a Central University located in Tezpur in the North Eastern state of Assam, India by an act in Parliament of India in 1994. It is a non-affiliating and residential Central University. The University has a variety of UG, PG, PhD, Diploma and Certificate courses in various departments. The academic programs offered in the University have a distinct focus on science, technology and humanities, reflecting the objective of the University. Tezpur University Admission to all courses is based on entrance exam which is conducted by the university itself. The university also accepts JEE Main for B.Tech admission, CAT / MAT for MBA admission and GATE for M.Tech admission.
NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council)
Napaam, Sonitpur Tezpur - 784028 Assam, India
At present, the University offers Doctor of Philosophy programme in 18 disciplines, Masters programme in 21 disciplines, Post-Graduate Diploma in 3 disciplines, B. Tech. in 6 disciplines, Certificate programme in 3 discipline, Integrated M. Sc. programme in 4 disciplines, Integrated B. A. B. Ed. Programme in 1 discipline, Integrated M. A. in 1 discipline, Integrated B. Sc. B. Ed. Programme in 3 disciplines, Integrated M. Com., Diploma and Advanced Diploma Programme in 1 discipline each. To know more about courses click here Tezpur University Courses.
The university offers B.Tech (Bachelor of Technology) in 6 different specializations i.e. Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Food Engineering and Technology and Mechanical Engineering. The duration of B.Tech program is 4 years. For admission to B.Tech program, applicants have to qualify JEE Main. The university will shortlist candidates on the basis of their rank obtained in JEE Main.
Master of Technology is a postgraduate program. The duration of M.Tech program is 2 years. Minimum eligibility to apply for this program is graduation degree in relevant discipline.
Admission to M.Tech program at Tezpur University is done through GATE. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks will be called for interview round. Qualified candidates in PI round will be considered for admission.
The university provides 2 years MBA program in Management Sciences. To be eligible for admission to MBA program, students have graduation degree with required marks. The selection is done through CAT / MAT score and Interview round. Listed candidates on the basis of their marks are considered for interview round.
A limited number of scholarships are offered to Tezpur University students by various Government/semi-Government organizations such as:
1. Institutional fellowship for meritorious Ph.D. students.
2. UGC Merit Scholarship for SC/ST students pursuing PG level professional courses.
3. PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for single Girlchild.
4. UGC Merit scholarship for University rank holders.
5. Ishan Uday scholarship for the students (from NE States) of UG courses.
6. Inspire Scholarship
7. Post Matric Scholarship for SC, ST and OBC students under different schemes of the Govt.
8. Merit-cum-Means Based scholarship for professional and Technical courses (from Ministry of Minority Affairs).
9. Post Matric Scholarship from the Director of Welfare of Tea and Ex-tea garden.
10. AICTE scholarship for the GATE qualified students of M. Tech.
11. DBT scholarship.
12. NEC scholarship from Director of Technical Education.
13. Post Matric scholarship for students belonging to Minority communities.
14. Scholarship for differently abled students from National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation.
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The University offers a Central Library with a rapidly increasing collection of books, periodicals and journals. The Central library holds 53390 books, 5084 back volumes, active subscription to 169 print journals, 778 e-resources, and 3 online Databases.
The University has separate hostels for boys and girls adequate to accommodate all students and research scholars. In total there are 7 women’s and 5 men’s hostels comprising of more than 3300 capacity.
The University has a Health Centre to provide basic medical services with its own medical and paramedical staff. The Health Centre is manned by three full-time highly qualified physicians. Besides, specialist doctors like radiologist, gynaecologist and psychologist regularly visit the University on a weekly basis. The students are also provided with the benefit of health insurance scheme. The newly admitted student will be covered by the insurance from 25 August 2014.