Raksha Shakti University, the first internal security institute of India, was set up by government of Gujarat, Ahmedabad in 2009 vide ‘The Raksha Shakti University Act, 2009’. The university is dedicated for honing skill set in field of Internal Development, and Future Employees in Internal Security Management Sector.
Raksha Shakti University offers B.A. and B.Tech under its UG wings. At PG level, it offers MA, LL.M., M.Sc. and M.Tech in various specializations. The university also renders M.Phil and Ph.D. as research level programs. The institute also offers a one-year diploma course and a three months certificate course in Photography, and PG diploma.
|Name of the University||Raksha Shakti University, Ahemedabad|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit list/Entrance Exam|
|Application Mode||Online and Offline|
|Name of Entrance|
B.Tech: JEE Main/ GUJCET
Ph.D.: UGC/CSIR (JRF/NET), RSU, GATE, CAT, TRF OR Entrance Test
|B.Tech||₹49,100 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.Sc||₹43,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|BA||₹28,900 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.A||₹43,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.Tech||₹60,000 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|PG Diploma||₹63,700 (Total Fees)||Graduation|
|L.L.M||₹60,000 (1st Year Fees)||L.L.B.|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Law,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Management,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Education,
PG Diploma in Law,
|Merit list for B.A (Security Management)||10 Jul, 2020|
RSU, Ahemdabad offers B.A in Security Management and B.Tech in Cyber Security at UG level. The basic eligibility is to pass 10+2 with 50% marks for BA and to pass 10+2 in Science stream for B.Tech. Selection in BA is merit based while for B.Tech, candidates need to have a valid score in JEE Main or GEJCET.
|Course name||Specialisation||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Procedure||No. of seats|
|B.A||Security Management||Must have passed 10+2 in any stream||Merit Based||40|
|B.Tech||Cyber Security||Passed 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Technical Vocational subject as one of the subjects with at least 45% marks in aggregate||JEE Main or GUJCET||40|
The University offers several post-graduation programs namely M.A. in Criminology, MA Police Administration, L.L.M in Crime and Security Laws, M.Sc. in Forensic Science and M.Tech in Cyber security. To be eligible to apply, candidates should have a graduation degree in discipline for MA, LL.B degree for LL.M, graduation in science stream for M.Sc. and B.Tech/B.E. degree with at least 50% aggregate marks in computer related field for M.Tech.
Selection of applicants in MA, LL.M. and M.Sc is based on merit in the qualifying examinations. M.Tech selection will be based on valid GATE score. The candidates who have not given GATE score, they will be given admission based on PGCET score.
|Course name||Specialisation||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Procedure||Duration||No. of Seats|
|M.A.||Criminology||Graduation in any stream||Merit basis||2 years||30|
|LL.M.||Crime and Security laws||LL.B Degree|
|M.Sc.||Forensic Science||Graduate in Science stream|
|M.Tech||Cyber Security||Passed in B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent examination with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/SEBC candidates) at qualifying exam|
GATE/GPAT score or PGCET score
The institute offers one UG Diploma, one Certificate course in Photography, and three PG Diplomas with a specific number of seats only. The admissions will be given strictly on the basis of merit.
Candidates seeking admission to UG Diploma and certificate course must have passed 12th from a recognised board with at least 50% marks and for PG diploma they should have Bachelor’s degree in any stream.
|Course Name||Specialisation||Minimum eligibility||Selection Procedure||No. of seats|
|Diploma||Police Science||Passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks||Merit Basis||80|
|PG Diploma||Police Science||Bachelor’s degree in any stream with at least 50% marks||40|
Raksha Shakti University offers several research programs viz. M.Phil in Criminology, Police administration and Ph.D. in Law, Criminology, Psychology, Cyber security, Internal Security Management. Students must have a Master’s Degree in the concerned discipline with at least 55% marks and 50% marks for backward class students.
Final selection of eligible candidates will be based on score of any of UGC-NET, UGC- JRF, CSIR-JRF, CSIR-NET, SET/SLET or GATE. In case the candidate hasn’t appeared for any then he/she will be judged on the basis of an entrance test, and their performance in interview. Candidates who have invalid scores in above mentioned test can appear in RSU entrance test.
|Course name||Specialisation||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Procedure||Duration||NO. of Seats|
|M.Phil||Criminology||Post-graduation in relevant subject with 55% marks (50% for reserved category)|
UGC (NET/JRF), CSIR (TRF/GRF), ICSSR, GSLET/GATE/CAT/BPR&D score and Interview
Entrance Test followed by Interview
Cleared UGC/CSIR (JRF/NET) or SET/SLET or GATE or M.Phil. degree and interview
Entrance Test followed by Interview
|IT/ Cyber security/Computer Engineering/IT Engineering||6|
The admission procedure of RSU is both offline and online.Candidates can get the application form either from the university or can download it from the university’s website by paying a nominal fee. Eligible candidates have to follow the subsequent steps to apply to the university:
For all the courses (except Ph.D.)
Application forms can also be filled and submitted through the online mode on the official website.
Address of Correspondance
Raksha Shakti University,
New Mental Corner
Tel. No. -079-22684222
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College