Goa University was established under the Goa University Act of 1984 Act. The University offers graduate and post-graduate studies and research programmes.
Goa University has 26 Departments and 2 Centres offering 33 programmes leading to Masters degree, 21 programmes leading to M.Phil. Degree and 25 programmes leading to the Ph.D. degree in various disciplines.
In addition to this, 9 research institutions in various disciplines situated in the state of Goa are also recognized for research programmes leading to a Ph.D. degree by the University.
The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in its cycle of ranking Indian Higher Educational Institutions in the year 2019, ranked Goa University at 93rd rank.
Read about Goa University Courses & Fees
|Name of the University||Goa University|
|University Type||State University|
|Basis Admission Criteria||Entrance based|
|Application Mode||UG/ PG Courses: Online|
|M.Phil & Ph.D.: Offline|
|Course||Eligibility||Total Fees/ year||Detailed Fee Structure|
|MBBS||10+2 with 50% + NEET||-||Check Here|
|MBA||Graduation with 50% + CMAT||₹1.19 Lakhs||Check Here|
|BBA||10+2 with 50% + AIMA UGAT||-||Check Here|
|Ph.D||Post Graduation||₹16,640||Check Here|
|M.Phil||Post Graduation||₹12,390||Check Here|
Goa University offers BE, M.E and B.Arch courses in numerous specializations . These courses are offered in full time mode by the university. Students seeking admission in B.E , M.E and B.Arch should have passed 10+2 with PCM is the minimum eligibility criteria for admission.
BE admission is offered on the basis of candidates’ performance in Goa CET (GCET)conducted by DTE Goa while the admission to B.Arch program is granted on the basis of a valid score in NATA.
M.Tech admission is subject to GATE score or university-based departmental entrance test if seats remain vacant.
|B.E||Civil Engineering||10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with 40% marks in aggregate.|
B.Sc with Mathematics as one of the main subjects with 45% marks in aggregate
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering|
|B.Arch||-||10+2 with English with 50% marks (45% for reserved categories) from a recognized board. OR Diploma in any stream from a university recognized by central/state governments with 50% aggregate marks.|
must have passed International Baccalaureate Diploma after completion of schooling with at least 50% aggregate marks and Mathematics as a compulsory subject at 10+2 level
|M.E||Electronics Communication and instrumentation||Candidate must have B. E. /B. Tech degree in Computer Science/Information Technology/Electronics/Electronics and Telecommunication or equal with at least 55% marks. The minimum marks are 50% for reserved categories. Candidate must have MCA/MSc (IT) degree with at least 55% marks. The minimum marks is 50% for reserved categories. M.Sc or MCA degree holders are also eligible to apply|
|Micro Electronics Engineering|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Power and Energy Engineering|
How to Apply for GCET: Download the application form from the official portal of GCET. Print and submit the application form for GCET at notified locations as per center opted, on specified dates along with application fee of INR 1800 in the form of demand draft drawn in favour of “Director of Technical Education” payable at Panaji, Goa in any Scheduled Bank.
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Goa University offers BA, B.Sc, B.Com, BBA, BCA, BSW, LL.B, B.Ed and B.P.Ed courses at the undergraduate level. Admission to these programs is subject as per the fulfilment of eligibility criteria and selection process. The basic eligibility for admission to UG program is 10+2 from a recognized board.
|B.Sc||International Hospitality Management||Candidate should have completed 10+2 from a recognized board.|
|BA||French & Francophone Studies|
|Mass Communication & Videography|
|BA- B.Ed (Intergrated)||-|
|B.Com||General||Candidate must pass XII standard of Goa Board Commerce customary or Vocational Course with any of the Vocational subjects of Accounts, Office Management, Insurance, Industrial Management, Marketing and Salesmanship Management, Commercial Garment planning and making, Computer Techniques, Tourism and Travel Techniques or proportionate exam of some other Board.|
|BBS||-||10+2 from a recognized board.|
|B.L.I.Sc||-||Graduation in Language and Literature/ Social sciences/ Commerce/ Natural Sciences/ Life Sciences and Environment, Engineering/ Medicine or any other equivalent degree with at least 40% marks|
|B.Ed||-||Candidates must complete Graduate/Post Graduate Degree Examination of Goa University or an equivalent degree from any college with at least 50% marks (5% relaxation in marks is given to candidates from SC/ST/OBC categories|
|B.Ed (Special Education)||-||10+2 from a recognized board.|
|B.P.Ed||-||Candidate must be a Graduate in any subject with interest in Games and Sports|
|BSW||-||10+2 from a recognized board|
|BFA||Painting||10+2 with English as one of the main subjects|
|BPA||10+2 with Music OR Sangeet Madhyama|
|LLB (Hons.)||-||A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university|
|BBA||General||10+2 from a recognized board|
|Shipping & Logistics|
|Hospitality and Culinary Education|
|Travel & Tourism|
Note: Application form for BA (Hons.) French can be filled online on payment of INR 500 as an application fee by challan (SBI/HDFC) or by Credit/ Debit Card or through Net-Banking.
Goa University offers MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, B.Pharm and B.Sc (Nursing) courses at UG level. Admission to all the courses is based on a valid score in NEET UG followed by university-based counselling except for B.Pharm course for which the candidates have to appear in Goa CET conducted by DTE.
|MBBS||10+2 with PCB with 45% marks in aggregate||A valid score in NEET UG|
|B.Pharm||10+2 with PCB with 45% marks in aggregate OR Diploma in Pharmacy with 45% marks||A valid score in GCET conducted by DTE, Goa|
|B.Sc (Nursing)||10+2 with PCB and English with 45% marks in aggregate||A valid score in NEET UG|
Goa university offers MA , M.Sc and M.Com programs at postgraduate level. Candidates seeking admission in University should have passed a Bachelor’s examination in the relevant subject.
Admission is based on the merit list prepared on the basis of rank obtained in the Goa University Admissions Ranking Test (GU-ART) in relevant subject.
|MA||Economics||Candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree or any other equivalent examination with at least 40% marks|
|B.L.I.Sc||Library & Information Science||Graduation in Language and Literature/ Social sciences/ Commerce/ Natural Sciences/ Life Sciences and Environment, Engineering/ Medicine or any other equivalent degree with at least 40% marks.|
|M.L.I.Sc||Library & Information Science||Graduate in any of the following streams: Social Sciences, Languages & Literature, Natural Sciences, Commerce, Life Sciences & Environment, Engineering and Medicine from any recognized university with a minimum of 40% marks|
|M.Sc||Electronics||B.Sc or equivalent degree in a relevant discipline with at least 45% marks in aggregate.|
|Marine Microbiology||Bachelor's degree in Natural / Biological and Clinical Sciences, Agricultural/ Veterinary / Fishery Sciences / Pharmacy / Engineering / Technology|
B.Sc. (Physician Assistant) OR MBBS OR BDS with at least 55% marks Admissions are granted on the basis of “National Combined Entrance Examination in Biotechnology” conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi) at Various centers.
|Biochemistry||B.Sc or equivalent degree in a relevant discipline with at least 45% marks in aggregate|
|M.Com||-||Candidate must have completed a bachelor’s degree In Commerce or any other examination considered equivalent with at least 40% marks|
Goa University MBA and MCA programs are full time courses offered for a duration of 2 years. Candidates having a bachelor degree with and aggregate of 55% Marks(MCA)/ 50% Marks (MBA) are eligible to apply. However, candidates seeking admission to MCA program should have Mathematics as a subject at 10+2 level.
MBA program is offered in General and Financial Services. University also offers Integrated and Executive MBA.
|MCA||-||Graduation in any discipline with 55% marks (50% marks OBC, ST, SC, PH and FF categories). Candidate has to have Mathematics as one of the subjects at (10+2) level|
|MBA||General||Graduate in any stream with 50% aggregate marks, including Commerce, Science, Arts, Engineering, Management and Professionals like CS, CA, ICWA, CMA, CAIIB and CFA from a recognized university|
Selection Process: MBA Admissions to Goa University will be granted on the basis of a valid score in CMAT or XAT followed by an interview and GD.
MCA admissions will be granted on the basis of Entrance exam conducted by Goa University.
Goa University offers M.Phil/Ph.D courses in various disciplines at the Research level. The application process will begin in the month of December and interested candidates can apply both online and offline. Master’s degree in related discipline is the minimum eligibility for admission.
Goa University conducts its own Entrance Test followed by an interview to offer admission in M.Phil and Ph.D. courses.
|M.Phil||Biotechnology||Master’s degree in relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate.|
|Latin American Studies|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering|
|Electronics and Telecom Engineering|
Admission to Ph.D program is offered on the basis of Goa University – Ph.D Entrance Test (GU-PET). Candidates will be selected on the merit of entrance exam followed by Personal Interview.
Seats in Goa university will be granted as per score of JRF/M.Phil/NET/SET/GATE/GPAT examination. Vacant seats will be filled as per the merit of GU-PET.
Note: Applicants who have qualified in the examinations like CSIR- NET/ UGC-NET/ JRF/lectureship/ SET/SLET/ GATE/ ICAR/ ICMR/ DBT/ DST-Inspire are exempted from the university-based entrance test.
Application fee for Ph.D.: Candidates have to pay INR 500 (INR 250 for reserved categories). The Application fee for the candidates who are exempted from the entrance examination is INR 2000.
Documents required at the time of Admission:
Goa University offers reservation to the deserving candidates of various categories. The reservation of seats in various courses is as follows:
|MBA Registration Last Date||30 Apr, 2020||Apply|
|MBA Executive Registration||20 Mar, 2020||Apply|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College