Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University is ranked 78th among the engineering institutions and among Top-100 business schools by NIRF 2020. SMVDU offers various courses in UG, PG and Doctoral courses, such as BTech, BArch, BA, MA, MSc, MTech, MBA etc. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Faculty of Management has two constituent departments: the School of Business & the School of Economics. School of Business offers PG courses like MBA and five-year Integrated MBA with BBA Honours. The university also offers a five-year Integrated MSc Economics course and PhD in Economics, the faculty of Humanities & Social Science consists of the School of Philosophy & Culture, School of Language & Literature. Check SMVDU Admissions

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May 06: SMVDU is inviting applications for MBA Admission 2021, registration deadline is June 15. Check Here

May 04: SMVDU Admission 2021: Admission Notice has been released. Check Here

Admission in B.Tech courses JEE Main score is required, B.Arch admissions are conducted on the basis of JEE Main/NATA score followed by SMVDU direct counselling/JOSAA/CSBA.MBA admissions are granted on the basis of CAT Score. SMVDU’s 5 years integrated BSc & MSc course candidates need to pass 10+2 level. Students who are seeking admission to MSc, MA and MTech, are needed to pass graduation along with for M.Sc. and M.Tech. they are required to qualify for JUET and GATE entrance exams respectively. Also check SMVDU Cutoff

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Rankings

  • SMVDU is ranked 100-150 in the overall category, ranked 78th among Engineering institutions, ranked 76-100 among architecture colleges in India by NIRF 2020.
  • Ranked among the top 100 business schools by NIRF 2020, declared by MHRD, Govt. of India.
  • Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University is ranked 44 and is in the top 70 Public State Universities in India according to Outlook's Annual Ranking 2020.
  • Ranked 76-100 for MBA/PGDM by NIRF 2020
  • Ranked 78 for Engineering by NIRF 2020

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Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Courses & Fees

Course Course Details Selection Criteria
BTech Duration: 4 years
Eligibility Criteria: Must have passed 10+2 level with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as compulsory subjects with 60% aggregate.
Specialisations: Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Computer Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering
Fees: INR 6.17 lakhs
A qualified score of JEE Main or on the qualified score of SMVDUEE, conducted by the University followed by SMVDU direct counselling/JOSAA/ CSAB counselling
BArch Duration: 4 years
Eligibility Criteria: Must have passed 10+2 level with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as compulsory subjects with 50% aggregate
A qualified score of JEE Main or on the qualified score of NATA followed by SMVDU direct counselling/ JOSAA/CSAB
MTech Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed B.Tech or B.E in relevant discipline with minimum 50% aggregate
Specialisations: Electronics & Computer Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy System
Fees: INR 1.87 lakhs
A valid score of GATE or on the qualified score of SMVDUEE, conducted by the University followed by CCMT direct counselling/SMVDU Direct Counselling
MA Duration:2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed graduation with 50% aggregate & for English, candidates must have passed graduation in English with 50% aggregate
Specialisations: English, Journalism & Mass Communication, Philosophy, Sanskrit
Fees: INR 1.43 lakhs
Based on merit
MSc Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have graduated with 50% aggregate from the relevant discipline
Specialisations: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany
Fees: INR 1.65 lakhs
Selection is based on the SMVDUEE followed by the obtained score of JAM
MBA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have completed graduation with 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA in any discipline from a recognised University
Specialisations: Management
Selection is based on the obtained score of CAT/MAT/CMAT or through SMVDUEE
Integrated MSc Duration: 5 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have 10+2 level with a minimum of 50% aggregate and with relevant discipline
Specialisations: Botany, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Economics Fees: INR 2.66 lakhs
SMVDUEE followed by SMVDU direct counselling
Integrated MA Duration: 5 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed 10+2 level with a minimum of 50% aggregate with relevant subjects
Specialisations: Philosophy, English, Economics
SMVDUEE followed by SMVDU direct counselling
Integrated MBA Duration: 5 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed 10+2 level with 50% aggregate
Specialisations: Management
SMVDUEE followed by SMVDU direct counselling
PhD Duration: 3 years
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed master’s degree with 6.5 CGPA in the relevant & respected field of study
Specialisations: Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Management, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biotechnology, Economics, Management Studies, Philosophy
Fees: INR 2.37 lakhs
Candidates who have obtained a qualified score in GATE/ UGC - NET/ JRF/ SLET, are exempted from appearing in the entrance test conducted by the University or candidates need to pass the entrance exam conducted by the University with a 50% aggregate.

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Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Placements

SMVDU Katra has a training and placement cell that provides excellent facilities that help the graduates get placed in top companies. The cell provides helps to the recruiters for pre-placement discussions, conducting tests & interviews and other assistance from the campus team. 

The T&P cell has a set placement procedure that is coordinated with the companies including interview, placement exams and other criteria. The students selected by the companies will be placed in the company with an appropriate salary.

Every year numerous recruiting companies come and hire aspirant students. Companies like Wipro, HDFC Bank, ITC, Samsung, SBI, Airtel, ICICI Bank, Tech Aspect, Axix Bank, Yes Bank, Coca-Cola, IIFL, TCS, Orange, Trident Group etc.

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Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Scholarships

SMVDU has scholarships for aspirant candidates. But the candidates need to score a CGPA of 7.50 minimum with no backlogs in each semester to avail themselves the scholarships.

For BTech:

  • Up to 30,000 AIR(CRL) in JEE Main: Full Tuition Fee Waiver for the first 5 semesters.
  • Above 50,000 & up-to 1,00,000 AIR(CRL) in JEE (Mains): Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 03 semesters.

For MBA:

  • Above 90% in MAT/CMAT: Full Tuition Fee waiver for I year & 50% Tuition Fee waiver for 2nd Year.
  • Between 85 to 90% in MAT/CMAT: Full Tuition Fee waiver for 1st year.
  • Between 80 to 85% in MAT/CMAT: 50% Tuition Fee waiver for 1st year.

For BArch:

  • AIR (CRL) in JEE (Main) 2021 examination (Paper-II) Rank Up to 500: Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 05 semesters
  • The rank above 500 & Upto 1,500: Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 04 semesters, 
  • The rank above 1,500 & Up to 3,000: Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 03 semesters

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Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University FAQs

Ques. How is SMDVU Katra?

Ans. SMDVU has excellent facilities and faculty. The teachers are determined to provide adequate knowledge and skills. They have graduated and some even hold PhDs in their respective fields. The campus is quite vibrant and provides the students with all the facilities they might possibly require. Read more: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Reviews

Ques. Does SMVDU Katra offer accommodation facilities to the students?

Ans. The hostel facilities are good and well maintained by SMDVU. The hostels are equipped with basic needs and come at feasible prices. The yearly cost is 13.75k of the hostel.

Ques. Which entrance exams are acceptable to get admission for the MSc course at SMVDU Katra?

Ans. SMDVU accepts JUET entrance test for M.Sc. course. But as well as the selection is based on the SMVDUEE followed by the obtained score of JAM. Check out: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Admissions

Ques. Does SMVDU Katra offer financial assistance to BArch students?

Ans. Yes, the university does offer scholarships for BArch students if the students score a CGPA of 7.50 minimum with no backlogs in each semester to avail the scholarships. 

Given below are the details:

  • Above 500 & up to 1500 AIR(CRL) in JEE (Mains): Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 4 semesters.
  • Up to 500 AIR(CRL) in JEE (Mains): Full Tuition Fee waiver for first 05 semesters.

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Ques. How can I contact SMVDU Katra?

Ans. To contact SMVDU Katra candidates can call 01991- 285524 (08 lines), +91-9419911696; +91-9622885588. To enquire about online applications, candidates can call a toll-free number 1800-180-7133.