Central University of Kashmir (formerly known as the Central University of Jammu and Kashmir), Srinagar was established in March 2009. It is one of the 13 recently established Central Universities in different states of India by the Central Universities Act, 2009. It runs and managed by Central Govt. of India. It presently functions from Transit campuses at Srinagar district and Administrative office at Hyderpora. The university imparts education in various UG, PG and Doctoral courses. It also provides the variety of diploma and integrated courses for its students. The university also accepts CMAT for MBA and GATE for M.Tech.
Type of University
ALL India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
How to reach?
Air link: 9 km from Srinagar International Airport.
Rail link: 233 km from the Srinagar city.
Road link: 300 km from national highway.
The university offers study in various undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses. In addition, the university also offers a range of diploma and integrated courses. The duration of UG and PG courses is varied. Click here to know more about Central University of Kashmir Courses and Fees.
The registration for admission to UG and PG courses is done through online mode. Those who wish to apply can submit application form on the official website of university. The application fee could be submitted through both online and offline modes.
Applicants with minimum 50% marks (45% marks for reserved category SC/ ST) in class 12 are eligible for admission to undergraduate courses. Applicants having graduation degree in relevant discipline with minimum required marks are only eligible for admission to postgraduate programs. For Ph.D. admission, applicants need master’s degree.
Selection is done on the basis of entrance exam namely- CUCET (Central Universities Common Entrance Test). Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks in CUCET are considered for admission.
Admission to M.Tech Program is done on basis of GATE exam. Candidates having valid GATE score are only eligible for admission to M.Tech program.
MBA (Master of Business Administration) is a full-time 2 years program. Candidates seeking admission to MBA program need to appear for CMAT exam.
Know more about Central University of Kashmir Admission
CUCET (Central Universities Common Entrance Test) is a national level test which is conducted every year in the month of May-June. CUCET Application Process starts in March and the result is usually declared by May. Before applying for the exam, applicants are advised to meet CUCET Eligibility Criteria. After CUCET Result is declared, eligible candidates will be intimated for CUCET Counselling session. A candidate will be allocated the seat based on their rank secured in CUCET Exam. Also Check CUCET Exam Pattern.
Central University of Kashmir has a great placement cell which gathers best placement opportunities for its students and maintaining linkages with Industry and Research Organizations. The cell is entrusted with activities to be organized throughout the year in order to prepare the students for campus selection programs. Decisions related to selection of companies visiting the campus for recruitment are broadly based on parameters like job profile, growth prospects, packages and number of students the company intends to select.
Free ships are given to students based on the following criteria –