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Magadh University - [MU], Gaya

Magadh University - [MU], Gaya

Gaya, Bihar AICTE, UGC Estd 1962 State University NAAC

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Magadh University - [MU] Recent Admission Alerts and Updates

Magadh University Latest News: 

  • The application process for the Magadh University Vocational and Professional courses has been extended due to Covid-19 and Bihar elections. Candidates can now register themselves for admission till November 12, 2020. Already registered candidates are not eligible for this process.
  • Magadh University UG admission 2020 merit list 3 has been released. The last date of admission against the cut off list is October 22, 2020. The list was released on October 19, 2020, and candidates who have applied for UG admission 2020 can apply for admission against this merit list till October 22, 2020. 
  • Depending on the availability of seats after October 22, 2020, the university may also release merit list 4.
  • Earlier the university released Merit list 1 and Merit list 2, admission against which was scheduled till October 3, 2020, and October 16, 2020, respectively.
  •  Also, BiharBEd CET 2020 result was declared on October 1 read complete news. Candidates can check their results on 15 universities have participated in the common BEd entrance test. The exam was conducted on September 22. Online counseling for the same will start on October 3. 
  • Magadh University on 8th August 2020 concluded the PG program admissions. The admissions were done on a merit-basis for all the courses including the major course such as MBA. Due to coronavirus disease, the university relaxed its admission criteria for students and exempted the CAT examination scorecard from MBA admission criteria. The online portal for applying was closed on 15th September 2020. 

Magadh University Admission Date 2020

3rd / Last date for PG admissionAugust 8, 2020
2nd date for PG admission counselingJuly 25, 2020
1st date for PG admission counselingJuly 16, 2020
Last date to apply for UG and PG Vocational coursesSeptember 15, 2020
Last date for admission against 1st cut off listOctober 3, 2020
Last date of admission against 2nd merit listOctober 16, 2020
Merit list 3 publicationOctober 19, 2020 (released)
Last date against 3rd merit listOctober 22, 2020
Merit list 4 publicationTo be notified
Magadh University admission last dateTo be notified
Magadh University Vocational/ Professional application 2020 (last date)November 12, 2020

Magadh University (MU), Bodhgaya was established in the year 1962. It is the largest university of Bihar situated in a sprawling campus of 460 acres of land. There are 44 constituent and 175 affiliated colleges under the Magadh University college list. It offers BA, BBE, BBM, MBA, MA, and Ph.D. in multiple specializations. Admission to such courses is done on the merit basis or entrance test conducted by the university itself. The university has also launched Magadh University Distant Education that offers dozens of Diploma and Degree courses catering to the need of needy aspirants. Students at the university can apply for various Central, UGC/ AICTE, and State scholarships. This year, due to COVID-19, the university has conducted its admission process on the basis of marks obtained by the students in the previous qualifying examinations.

Read More: Magadh University Reviews

Magadh University Highlights

Established | Type1962 | State
Recognized byAICTE and UGC
Courses offeredUG, PG, and Doctoral
Admission CriteriaEntrance and Merit
Affiliated Colleges175
Official Website 

Magadh University Courses

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, research, and diploma programs in various departments. The brief of courses with eligibility is tabulated below:


Subjects: Economics, English, Hindi, Hindi Journalism, Mathematics, Sociology, Psychology, Political Science

Eligibility: Intermediate(10+2) in any discipline with at least 45% from a recognized board

Duration: 3 Years

BBA, BCA, B.Lib.I.Sc, B.Pharma
B.Com (Hons/ General)

Eligibility: Intermediate(10+2) in Commerce discipline with at least 45% from a recognized board.

Duration: 3 Years

B.Sc. (Hons)

Subjects: Mathematical Science, Bio-Chemistry, Computer Science, Home Science, Zoology, Physics

Eligibility: Intermediate(10+2) in Science discipline with at least 45% from a recognized board.

Duration: 3 years.

B.Ed.Eligibility: Graduate Degree in the relevant course with at least 45%

Subjects: Home Science, History, Geography, Political Science, Public Administration, Women Studies, Zoology

Eligibility: BA (General/ Hons) with the relevant subjects with at least 55%

Duration: 2 Years

M.ComB.Com(General/ Hons) with a minimum of 55%

Subjects: Mathematics, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Bio-Technology, Physics

Eligibility: B.Sc. (Hons) in the relevant discipline with at least 55%

Duration: 2 Years


Eligibility: B.Lib.I.Sc. graduates with a minimum required marks.

Duration: 2 Years


Eligibility: B.Ed degree from a recognized university. + M.Ed Entrance Test + Counselling.


Eligibility: Master degree in the relevant course and from a good research background.

Read More: Magadh University Fees Structure

Magadh University Admissions 

MU invites application for several UG, PG, and Research courses in multiple fields. Candidates must register themselves for their desired courses by following the subsequent steps, the mode of registration is online and offline as well:

Prerequisite documents (Self-attested):

  • Scanned passport size photograph and signature
  • Graduate mark sheet (if applying for masters)
  • 10+2 mark sheet
  • 10th mark sheet
  • Cast certificate (if required)

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of the university ( and navigate yourself to ‘Online Admission’
  • Click on the Student Portal as a new user and register yourself with a valid contact number and email id 
  • Fill in the form with all the correct information and upload the above-mentioned documents 
  • The duly mentioned form must be submitted with the required amount of the application fee as per your course and category


Candidates can download the form from the admission portal and submit after filling it duly along with the Demand Draft of the required application fee. The entire application form must be posted to the official address of the university.

(Magadh University
Bodh Gaya 
Gaya - 824234 
Bihar, India)

Selection Procedure

  • Admissions to undergraduate courses like BA (Hons.), BA (Vocational Studies), BBA, BBE, BBM, B.Com., B.Com. (Hons) and more is done on the merit-basis - candidate’s marks in intermediate(10+2)
  • Postgraduate and Ph.D. aspirants are admitted on the entrance basis of their marks obtained in the Entrance Test followed by a Personal Interview round conducted by the university itself.

Note: Candidate can their admission status or the results of the entrance test on the official website of the university. MU Results indicate the list of the students who have been considered for admission. Students matching the eligibility will be confirmed with their admission after the counseling round.

Click here: Magadh University Admission

Magadh University Results

Magadh University announces the results of UG/PG semester exams through its official website. The results announced are for Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. Students who are not satisfied with their results can also apply for the re-evaluation of their answer sheets. To check Magadh University results:

  • Visit the official website of Magadh University.
  • Click on the Result tab.
  • A Result Page will open where students can select the desired course to check the result.
  • Then select the semester in which candidates want to check the result.
  • By clicking on a particular course, a new window will appear.
  • This new window will contain a pdf format file along with a submission form.
  • In this form, candidates have to fill their Course and Roll Number then have to click on Show Result.
  • Students can also reset their entries by clicking on Reset Data.
  • Some course result will show in a pdf format, students can check

Check More: Magadh University Results

Magadh University Scholarship

Magadh University does not offer any scholarship of its own but students can opt for various Central, UGC/ AICTE, and State scholarships.

Central SchemeUGC/ AICTE
Pre Matric Scholarships Scheme for MinoritiesISHAN UDAY - Special Scholarship Scheme For North Eastern Region

Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses CS

PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child
Pre-matric Scholarship for Students with DisabilitiesPG Scholarship for University Rank Holders
Post-matric Scholarship for Students with DisabilitiesPragati Scholarship Scheme for Girl Students (Technical Degree)
Scholarships for Top Class Education for students with disabilitiesSaksham Scholarship Scheme for Specially Abled Student (Technical Degree)
Top Class Education Scheme for SC Students-

Magadh University Constituent Colleges

  • AM College, Gaya
  • ANS College, Nabinagar
  • Daudnagar College
  • Gautam Buddha Mahila College
  • Gaya College
  • Jagjiwan College
  • KLS College Nawada
  • Kishore Sinha Mahila College
  • RLSY College
  • Rajendra Memorial Women’s College
  • SD College, Kaler

Magadh University Notable Alumni

  • Pankaj Tripathi
    • Indian actor
  • Kanhaiya Kumar
    • Indian Politician, Former president at JNU’s student union
  • Giriraj Singh
    • Indian politician, Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying, and Fisheries
  • Jitan Ram Manjhi
    • Indian politician, 23rd CM from Bihar, served as Minister of SC and ST welfare. 

Magadh University FAQs

Ques. How many colleges are there in Magadh University?

Ans. Magadh University has a total of 19 Constituent Colleges, 1 Minority College, 44 B. Ed Colleges. Apart from this, 28 colleges are affiliated by Magadh University.

Ques: What is the eligibility criteria for admission to Magadh University.

Ans.The eligibility required for admission to Bachelor’s programs like BA, B.Sc, BCA, BBA, B.Com, B.Lib.I.Sc, LLB, B.Ed. is 10+2 in relevant stream from a recognized board. Whereas, for admission to PG programs like MA, M.Sc, M.Com, MBA, MCA, M.Lib.I.Sc, LLM, PGDM, and M.Ed, the basic eligibility requirement is a bachelor’s degree with at least 45% marks in a relevant subjects.

Ques. How can I apply for Magadh University?

Ans. The application form for Magadh University can be filled in both online modes. To fill the application form, visit and Register by providing a valid Email and Password. Fill all the details and pay the application fee of INR 500 and submit the application form to complete the application process.

Ques. Does Magadh University offer any loan facility or Scholarships?

Ans. Magadh University does not provide any loan facility exclusively. The fee is quite reasonable and if in any case, a students need a scholarship, he/ she is required directly at Bihar Government loan facility can be availed from external sources.

Ques. What facilities are provided to students at Magadh University?

Ans. Facilities provided to students at Magadh University are:

  • Library: The library has 162161 books, 10 types of journals, and 1381 menu scripts. One hundred books written in the Japanese language is also available
  • Auditorium: The university has two auditoriums with audio/visual facilities. One auditorium has 350 seating capacity and another has 192 seating capacity
  • Sports: The university has the best facility for indoor and outdoor games like football, hockey, table tennis, and cricket, etc.
  • Hostel: University provides the hostel facility for both boys and girls on the campus. The hostel is allotted on the basis of Merit and total accommodation is 1500 students

Ques. How are Magadh University admission 2020 being conducted?

Ans. Magadh University admission 2020 is being conducted online on the basis of merits obtained in the previous qualifying examinations. The university has relaxed its admission policies due to COVID-19.

Ques. What is the pass mark in Magadh University in honors papers for the first year?

Ans. There are two Honors and three subsidiary papers for the 1st year. All these papers are of 10 marks. To pass in each paper, you need to score a minimum of:
  • 60 marks in the Honors exam
  • 35 in subsidiary exams

Ques. What are the B.Ed affiliated colleges under Magadh University?

Ans. Some of the B.Ed affiliated colleges under Magadh University are:

  • Al-Momin College of Education, Cherki, Gaya
  • Allam Eqbal T.T. College, Belaganj, Gaya
  • B.B.M. College, Okari, Jehanabad
  • BL B.Ed. College, Dhanhara, Aurangabad
  • B.P. AzadCollege of Education, Chandauti, Gaya
  • B.P. Sheonath Prasad B.Ed. College, Daudnagar, Aurangabad
  • Brilliant Institute of Education, Bazaura, Gaya
  • DPS College of Education, Dubhal, Gaya

Ques. What academic courses are offered at the distance center, Magadh University?

Ans. Academic programs offered at the distance center of Magadh University are:

  • Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)
  • Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.Lib.I.Sc)
  • Master of Arts (MA) in Economics, Education, Hindi, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology
  • Master of Library and Information Science (M.Lib.I.Sc)
  • Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed)

Ques. How is the faculty of the university?

Ans. The faculty of the university is well-qualified and highly-educated in their relevant fields. The prominent faculty members of the university hold a doctoral degree in their specialized field and other faculty members hold a Master’s degree in their specialized field.

Read More: Magadh University Faculty

Magadh University - [MU], Gaya Fees & Eligibility

B.Ed₹1.09 Lakhs (Total Fees)Graduation
MBA₹1.6 Lakhs (Total Fees)Graduation
B.A {Hons.}₹6,193 (Total Fees)10+2
M.C.A₹1.6 Lakhs (Total Fees)Graduation
B.Sc {Hons.}₹50,610 (Total Fees)10+2
M.Ed₹91,000 (1st Year Fees)B.Ed.
BBA₹61,200 (Total Fees)10+2
Select Degree : B.Ed B.P.Ed MBA M.Sc B.A {Hons.} M.C.A B.Sc {Hons.} M.A M.Ed B.Lib.I.Sc M.Com Ph.D B.P.T B.Sc Diploma PG Diploma M.Lib.I.Sc B.Com B.A B.Com {Hons.} Executive B.Tech B.Voc BBM BBE B.A + L.L.B BBALLB M.A.M BBM {Hons.} L.L.B BBA + 25 More
Select Stream : Arts Computer Applications Commerce Science Management Education Vocational Courses Mass Communications Medical Law Engineering + 6 More

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Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]

₹ 109,000 Total Fees
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      Master of Education [M.Ed]

      ₹ 91,000 1st Yr Fees
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        Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Yoga)

        ₹ 6,193 Total Fees
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        Bachelor of Law [L.L.B]

        ₹ 43,450 Total Fees
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            Yes the positive remarks is that here all teachers are good and the locality is also good but the negative remarks is that some senior are not good and they can cheat you and some teacher asks money for it.

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            Ujjwal kumari

            Sir hotel management ka course h??

            22 Feb, 2019 17:36
            Shobhna Chaturvedi

            Hi Ujjwal, no, this course is not available in the university.

            22 Feb, 2019 18:33
            Dhiraj kumar

            3 rd year exam ka honors ka koi information h sir .. Plz share

            01 Nov, 2018 01:01
            Akansha Expert

            Hi Dhiraj, You may please check the official website i.e. for getting the Exam detail

            01 Nov, 2018 15:07
            Efat Jahan

            I Want Inf. Abt BPT

            27 Oct, 2018 18:01
            Akansha Expert

            Hi Efat, Please contact to this no. 0631-2200490 for getting the information about the BPT Course.

            31 Oct, 2018 18:38
            Mayank singh Rajput

            I want information about b.ed ..

            29 Sep, 2018 17:59
            Akansha Expert

            Hi Mayank, Please contact to this no. 0631-2200490 for getting the information about the BEd course.

            29 Sep, 2018 18:07
            Prince Ashraf Salim

            Sir bachelor of physiotherapy course how much cost per year

            05 Sep, 2018 06:10
            Akansha Expert

            Hi Salim, Please contact to this number:- 0631-2200490 for getting the Fee structure for B PT Course.

            05 Sep, 2018 14:37
            Manish kumar Ranjan

            Sir B. A. Part 1 ka fee Kitna hai admison ka

            11 Aug, 2018 07:13
            Ritika Sharma

            Hi Manish, To get fee details please check the link:- MU BA fee.

            17 Aug, 2018 11:49
            Anuj Roy

            When the part 3rd examination are going to be held?

            04 Aug, 2018 13:42
            Akansha Expert

            Hi Anju, Please contact to this no. 0631-2200490 for getting the information about the examination.

            04 Aug, 2018 15:32
            Shree prakash pandey

            Hook sir, I am Sri prakash part 1ka registration date kab tak hai

            30 Jul, 2018 09:01
            Garima Bansal

            Hi Praksh, You may contact to 0631-2200490 To get registration details.

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            26 Jul, 2018 13:19

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