Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU), is a Central University established in 1983 under Central Universities Act 2009, No. 25 of 2009, located in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. GGU offers various courses at UG, PG and research level under various Departments and streams like Arts, Commerce, Science, Engineering & Technology, Journalism & Mass Communication, Law, Management and Natural Resources etc. GGU Admission Form for all the courses can be filled offline or online by visiting the official website. GGU Bilaspur is an active member of the Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities. The National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the University as B+.

Highlights of GGU Bilaspur:




Central Universities Act 2009, No. 25 of 2009

Type of University








University Headquarters Location

Koni, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh-495009, India

Application Mode

Offline & Online


Yes (SC/ST/OBC/PWD/ Kashmiri Migrants)

GGU Bilaspur VET (Vishwavidyalaya Entrance Test) Details:

GGU Bilaspur conducts VET in various groups of programs offered by the university. This paper is conducted for UG level courses. It includes an objective type paper (100 questions) for the duration of two hours.

GGU Bilaspur VET (Vishwavidyalaya Entrance Test) Centers:

GGU Bilaspur conducts VET for different courses in the following states.




Prayagraj (Allahabad)





GGU Bilaspur B.Tech Courses:

GGU Bilaspur Admissions 2020 offers full time 4 years or 8 semesters course in various disciplines of B.Tech courses as follows:-

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Information Technology


  • 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized board.
  • Candidates with a valid score in JEE Main are eligible to apply followed by the counseling conducted by the CSAB.

GGU Bilaspur B.Pharm Course:

GGU Bilaspur offers a full time 4 years or 8 semesters degree course B.Pharm. Individuals having 10+2 with PCM/ B with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized board and a valid score in VET (Vishwavidyalaya Entrance Test) conducted by GGU can apply to this course.

GGU Bilaspur M.Tech, MBA & M.Pharm Courses:



Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria


Chemical Engineering

BE/ B.Tech in the relevant discipline with 50% marks in aggregate

VET or GATE score

Mechanical Engineering



Graduation in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidates)

A valid score in CMAT followed by counseling



B.Pharm degree with 55% marks in aggregate

On the basis of GPAT score or VET score for Non-GPAT score holders

Pharma Chemistry


GGU Bilaspur UG Courses:

Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU) offers various UG level courses in various trades of B.Sc, B.Com, B.A., B.Ed., B.Pharm, BA(H) in Journalism & Mass Communication, B.Lib.& Info.Sc and BSW (Social Work) courses in different specializations. Admission is offered on the basis of candidates’ performance in the VET conducted by the university followed by counseling sessions by CSAB. The University also offers integrated 5-Year long BA-LLB and B.Com-LLB programs along with Diploma in a foreign language and D.Pharm courses. Admission to these courses is also based on the score in VET whereas 50% marks as an aggregate are also required in the needful subjects depending upon the stream chosen.

GGU Bilaspur PG Courses:

Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU) also offers MA, M.Sc, M.Ed, MA in Journalism & Mass Communication, M.Lib.& Info.Sc & MSW. A Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline with 50% marks in aggregate is the minimum eligibility criteria. Individuals seeking admission to these courses shall have to appear in VET.

GGU Bilaspur Ph.D. Admission 2020:

Along with UG and PG courses, the university also offers Doctoral programs in various specializations such as English, Lib. & Info. Sci, Journalism & Mass Communication, History, Social Work, Education Commerce, Computer Science & Information Technology, Zoology & many more.
In order to seek admission in Ph.D., candidates have to pass a Master’s Degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate. GGU conducts VRET (Vishwavidyalaya Research Entrance Test) to provide admission to the Ph.D. program. CSIR NET/ UGC NET or GATE qualified candidates are eligible to apply.

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GGU Placement Criteria:

Since inception, the placement of the students with reputed firms and other organizations has been remarkable and the alumni of the various departments are occupying positions throughout India with handsome salary packages.  The University holds a decent placement record with most of the former students teaching in prestigious schools and colleges in various parts of the country. In addition, many alumni are in good positions in administration, media, animation and other diverse fields. For info in this sector, click here GGU Bilaspur Placement.