Kurukshetra University had also released the merit list for admission to various UG courses for this year. The first merit list for admission to the UG courses was published in the month of August and the final merit list is said to be uploaded on the official website of the university on September 19.  Students who had not applied for admission in the final merit list were given a chance to fill the form through the official website (https://www.kuk.ac.in/) till September 17. Moreover, The last date for applications for the Post Graduate courses is rescheduled to October 15th.

Kurukshetra University has the UGC approval to start 4 full-fledged online degree program form the upcoming session. The courses are BA, MA, B.Com and M.Com. 

Kurukshetra University Important Dates

EVENT DATE
First Merit List (UG) 28 Aug - 31 Aug, 2020
Second Merit List(UG) 02 Sep - 05 Sep, 2020
Third Merit List (UG) 07 Sep - 10 Sep, 2020
Final Merit List (UG) 19 Sep - 22 Sep, 2020
Submission of Online application for Final List(UG) 12 Sep - 17 Sep, 2020
First Merit List (PG) 21 Sep - 24 Sep, 2020
Second Merit List (PG) 26 Sep - 28 Sep, 2020
Final Merit List(PG) 08 Oct - 10 Oct, 2020
Last date for applying to PG Courses(Rescheduled) 15 Sep, 2020
Last date for applying for M.Ed 02 Nov, 2020
Display of First Merit List 10 Nov, 2020
Display of Second Merit List 18 Nov, 2020
Display of Third Merit List (if needed) 23 Nov, 2020

Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra (KUK) is a State University established in the year 1956 and it is also one of the oldest universities in the nation and a unitary residential University located in the holy city of Kurukshetra. The university is accredited with NAAC grade A+. The campus is of 475 acres and the institute has 175 courses in the campus under 47 departments. The campus provides a lot of facilities such as lecture theatres, smart classrooms, Wi-Fi campus, 24 hrs library facility, laboratories, on-campus hostel accommodation, cafeterias, canteens, market, swimming pool, gymnasia, bank, ATM’s, post office and world-class sports facilities.

Kurukshetra University Highlights

Founded In 1956
University Type State University
Approved By NCTE, BCI, UGC, NCHMCT, AICTE, PCI NAAC ‘A+’ Grade accredited
Courses Offered UG, PG, B.Tech, MBA, MCA, M.Tech
Application Mode Online
Application Fee INR 800/- (INR 200/- for SC/ST)
Facilities Computer Centre, Health Centre, NCC, NSS, Library, Hostel
Official Website https://www.kuk.ac.in/

Kurukshetra University Ranking/Accreditation

  • Kurukshetra University is ranked on 8th position among the state universities by NIRF. 
  • NAAC has accredited the university with grade A+.

Kurukshetra University Courses

KUK offers 175 courses on the campus in 47 Departments/ institutes through highly qualified faculty members. The University also plays an important role in providing higher education to the youth of the State through its 282 affiliated colleges and institutes in seven districts of Haryana. KUK offers various kinds of courses on different subjects. It also offers B.A., B.Sc, B.Com, M.A., M.Sc, M.Com, LL.B, BA+LL.B, and other Postgraduate Degrees. M. Phil, Ph.D. and Engineering courses are also available at the university.

Courses Specialization Eligibility
B.A Punjabi, Education, Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology, Fine Arts, Vocal & Instrumental, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit, Defence & Strategic Studies, Women’s Studies, English, Hindi, Economics, Business Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Applied Psychology 10+2 qualified
B.Sc Graphics & Animation, Multi-Media, Printing and Packaging Technology, Chemistry, Chemistry with specialization in Pharmaceuticals, Micro-biology, Mathematics, Forensic Science, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, Human Development, Clothing, Textiles and Fashion Designing
B.Tech Electrical & Instrumentation Engg, Bio-Technology Engg, Computer Science, Electronics and Communication, Mechanical Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering
Integrated MBA -
B.ed - Graduation Degree in any subject
MBA -
M.A. Punjabi, Education, Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology, Fine Arts, Vocal & Instrumental, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit, Defence & Strategic Studies, Women’s Studies, English, Hindi, Economics, Business Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Applied Psychology
M.Sc Graphics & Animation, Multi-Media, Printing and Packaging Technology, Chemistry, Chemistry with specialization in Pharmaceuticals, Micro-biology, Mathematics, Forensic Science, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, Human Development, Clothing, Textiles and Fashion Designing
M.Tech Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics & Comm. Engineering, Bio-Tech Engineering, Mechanical Engineering ( Thermal Engg.), Mechanical Engineering ( Industrial & Production Engg.), Electrical Engineering, Material Sc. & Tech Engineering, Energy & Environmental Mgt., Micro Electronics & VLSI Design, Nano Science & Technology
M.ed - Post Graduation
M.Phil Punjabi, Education, Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology, Fine Arts, Vocal & Instrumental, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit, Defence & Strategic Studies, Women’s Studies, English, Hindi, Economics, Business Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, Applied Psychology
PG Diploma Translation, Guidance, Psychotherapy, Floriculture, Women Studies, Yoga Graduation Degree holder
Advanced Diploma French, German.
Certificate Courses  French; German; Panjabi; Communication Skills; Urdu; Bhagavadgita; Yoga.

Also, Check KUK Fees Structure

Kurukshetra Admissions

Admission to Kurukshetra University will be based on either the marks secured in the qualifying examination or through the entrance examination. For Admission to B.Tech, JEE Main is considered whereas, for admission to the MBA course, CAT is mandatory. Students should have a valid GATE score for admission to M.Tech Admission.

The application process is online for admission that will be available on the official website of the institute.

How to Apply?

  • Aspirants have to apply to KUK by filling out the online application form available on the official website.
  • Register through personal details
  • Click on New Applicant Log In
  • Select the choice of course/courses
  • Upload the required documents
  • Pay the application fee of INR 800/- (INR 200/- for SC/ST) through online mode
  • Submit the application and take a print out of the same for future requirements

Check KUK Admissions

Kurukshetra University Placements

The Kurukshetra University Placement Cell is going by the Placement Officer who works as a team with the instructor facilitators at the departmental dimension. The Placement Cell gives vocation direction and encourages the corporate association to the college understudies and especially for understudies selected in the expert courses. The Cell facilitates and sorts out grounds interviews/arrangement drives/summer temporary position and so on. Few top recruiters are IBM, Infosys, Wipro, Adani, Wapcos, EIL, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, Vardhman Group, Indian Oil, Hindustan Zink, Times of India, Thomson Press, Bharti Airtel, Tata Teleservices, Newgen, NIIT, HCL, Tirupati Life Sciences, Parabolic  Drugs, Indswift Labs, etc.

Kurukshetra University Distance Education

Directorate of Distance Education is the Pioneer Institute of Haryana imparting quality education over the last 35 years. It caters to the academic pursuits of thousands of education seekers who are either deprived of education due to some constraints or those who wish to upgrade their qualifications and competence. Directorate of Distance Education, Kurukshetra University, has one motive, Reaching the Unreached for building the knowledge-society by offering the Quality Education at Learner's Door Step.

Click here Kurukshetra University Distance Education

Kurukshetra University Scholarship

The college offers scholarships to deserving students. The scholarships are offered based on some criteria which the students have to fulfill in order to get the required scholarship. The scholarships are mentioned below:

  • The institute has introduced Dr. Radha Krishnan Fund to provide financial help to those research scholars who need financial assistance to continue research work.
  • Ms. Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship
  • The institute has introduced Dr. Radha Krishnan Fund to provide financial help to those research scholars who need financial assistance to continue research work.
  • Ms. Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship to Ph.D. students
  • Smt. Kiran Yadav Scholarship of INR 1,000 p.m. to a student doing B.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment).

Kurukshetra University Facilities

KUK provides many facilities to the students of the University. Following are the facilities:

  • Lecture theatres
  • Smart classrooms
  • Wi-Fi campus
  • 24 hrs library facility
  • laboratories
  • Hostel accommodation
  • Cafeterias
  • Canteens
  • Swimming pool
  • Gymnasia
  • Bank and ATM

Moreover, the campus is visually beautiful too. KKU has green gardens, water fountains and sidewalks which provide an ideal environment.

Kurukshetra University FAQ

Ques. What is Kurukshetra University CAT cut off for an MBA admission?

Ans. CAT cut off for the MBA program at Kurukshetra University is 50 percentile for the General category.

Read More: Kurukshetra University Cut off

Ques. Has the NIRF ranked Kurukshetra University in its 2020 rankings?

Ans. Kurukshetra University is ranked by the NIRF 151th in its Overall ranking for Indian Universities 2020. Earlier, the university was ranked 101th in the same category in 2019 by the NIRF. And, in the same year, the university was ranked 53rd in the Pharmacy list of NIRF 2019.

Ques. How are the hostels of Kurukshetra University?

Ans. Currently, there are 12 hostels for female and 11 hostels for male students. The hostels are well equipped with all modern facilities i.e. 24 hours water supply, Electricity, Separate mess, T.V facility, Tuck shop, 24 hours Security, Common room, Medical facility, etc. The hostel charges for both boys and girls include:

  • Accommodation: INR 15 per month
  • Water Charges: INR 10 per month
  • Electricity Charges: INR 50 per month
  • Fan & Geyser Charges: INR 25 per month
  • Establishment Charges: INR 20 per month
  • Common Room: INR 40 per month
  • Utensils and Furniture: INR 25 per month
  • Dilapidation Fund: INR 15 per month

Know more: Kurukshetra University Hostel

Ques. What colleges are considered best for MBA/ PGDM under Kurukshetra University?

Ans. Best MBA/ PGDM colleges affiliated to Kurukshetra University are:

  • Dronacharya Institute of Management and Technology- Read More
  • Tilak Raj Chadha Institute of Management and Technology- Read More
  • Maharaj Agrasen Institute of Management and Technology- Read More
  • Geeta Engineering College- Read More
  • Haryana Engineering College- Read More

Ques. What documents are to be attached along with the application form?

Ans. Documents required at the time of application form filling are:

  • Self-attested copies of the certificate of the qualifying examination
  • Self-attested copies and marks sheets of class X and XII along with passing certificates
  • Migration & Character Certificate
  • Six passport size color photographs
  • Category Certificate
  • Employment Certificate (if applicable)