University of Kashmir, Srinagar

University of Kashmir, Srinagar

Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir UGC, NAAC-A Estd 1969 State University
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University of Kashmir or popularly known as Kashmir University is one of the prestigious universities, rated A+ grade by NAAC in 2019. The university offers a wide variety of courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma and certificate levels. Admission to the courses is done on the basis of various national level competitive exams like CMAT, GATE, JEE. The university also conducts an entrance exam for admission in some of its courses. 

University of Kashmir Highlights

Established | Type1948 | State University
AccreditationsNAAC – Grade A+
ApprovedUniversity Grants Commission (UGC)
Courses offered | Type24 | UG, PG, and Ph.D.
Total Departments14
Application ModeOnline
Total SeatsUG: 338 | PG: 2863 | Ph.D.: 854

Kashmir University Ranking

MagazineRankYear
QS World University57th among the top universities in India2020
NIRF79th  among the top 100 Universities in India2019
Outlook 69th among the universities in India2019
UNI Rank124 among top universities in India2018
UNI Rank1st  among top Universities in Jammu and Kashmir2018
UNI Rank4621 (World Rank)-

Kashmir University Courses 

The University offers programs in all the major fields of Arts, Business & Management Studies, Education, Law, Applied Sciences & Technology, Biological Sciences, Physical & Material Sciences, Social Sciences, Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, Oriental Learning, and Music & Fine Arts. It has been constantly introducing innovative and new programs to cater to the needs and demands of the students and society.

Tabulated below are the courses offered under various departments of the University:

DepartmentsCourses offeredTotal Seats
Computer ScienceMCA48+14 (Self-financed)
M.Tech22
Electronics & Instrumentation TechnologyM.Sc32+10 (Self-financed)
M.Tech32
Pharmaceutical SciencesB.Pharm15+4 (Self-financed)
Geography & Regional DevelopmentMA/ M.Sc12+4 (Self-financed)
Institute of TechnologyB.Tech50+15 (Self-financed)
EnglishM.A.60+18 (Self-financed)
Music & Fine ArtsBachelor of Performing Arts10
Media Education MJMC30+9 (Self-financed)
Management StudiesMBA46+14 (Self-financed)
CommerceM.Com66+19 (Self-financed)
EducationB.Ed100
M.Ed44+13 (Self-financed)
LawBA LL.B50+15 (Self-financed)
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Kashmir University Admission

Admission to the university is done through online mode. Candidates who wish to apply are required to visit the official website of the university and submit the application form. The University provides different courses and every course has different admission procedure, some candidates may go through entrance exams or some are selected on the basis of national level examination rankings for a particular course they are opting for. The admission criteria for some of the major courses are mentioned below.

ProgramEligibility CriteriaAdmission Criteria
B.TechPassed 10+2 in science stream with minimum 50% marksJEE Main
M.TechB. Tech in relevant field with a minimum required marks from a recognized university or instituteGATE
M.PharmGraduate degree in relevant field from a recognized university with 55% aggregate marks (50% for reserved category)GPAT
MBABachelor’s degree in any stream with at least 50% marks from a recognized university or instituteCMAT/ MAT
LLMLLB degree with minimum 55% aggregate marks (50% for reserved category candidates)Entrance Test
M.ScA graduate degree in relevant discipline with minimum 55% aggregate marks (50% for reserved category candidates)
M.Ed
M.A

Kashmir University Reservation

Kashmir University provides reservation to SC/ ST category candidates and students under different categories. Out of total seats, 67% of seats are filled through Open merit category candidates. Remaining 33% of seats available in the program will be filled up from amongst the reserved categories in order of merit. The table below represents the category wise reservation criteria.

CategoryReservation
SC (Scheduled Caste)5%
ST (Scheduled Tribe)3%
Children of Gujjar and Bakerwal (CGB)2%
Line of Actual Control (ALC)2%
Residents of Backward Areas (RBA)10%
Weak & Under Privileged Classes (Social Castes) {WUP}2%
Candidates possessing outstanding proficiency in Sports (SPT)2%
Differently-abled (with not less than 40% disability)3%
Candidates possessing outstanding proficiency in NCC (B or C certificate) {NCC}2%
Children of Permanent Resident of Defense Personnel/ State Police Personnel/Children of Ex-Defense & Police Personnel/ Children of Paramilitary Forces serving in the State (CDP)2%

Kashmir University Admit Card

Candidates will have to download the University of Kashmir Admit Cards in order to give entrance examinations for UG, PG or any diploma course. The university notifies the publication for the admit cards in their general notification section. 

  • Candidates need to visit the official website Kashmir University.
  • The website contains a general notification section.
  • Click on the concerned course admit card download link. The link will open a new window for Admit Card Download at the concerned page.
  • Enter Registration Number and Date of Birth in the respective places and click on the Download tab of the website.

Note: Candidates are required to bring their Admit Cards at the time of examination because without these they will not be permitted to sit for the exam

Read more: Kashmir University Results

University of Kashmir Scholarship

Kashmir University provides various scholarships under different categories to deserving candidates. The university offers three different scholarships mentioned below:

  • Merit Scholarship: Two merit holders in any course are eligible for 2 merit scholarships. It is granted on the basis of merit in the Entrance Test. 
  • Research Scholarship: There are four scholarships in each department that are awarded for carrying out research leading to award of Ph.D./ M.Phil degrees. In addition, they will also receive a grant for meeting miscellaneous expenses annually.
  • Student Aid: It is financial assistance offered to meritorious students who come from low-income groups. The university also provides assistance to students with a poor economic background with preference being given to students who are orphans.

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Kashmir University Distance Education

Kashmir University has a separate department for Distance Education which was established in the year 1976. Kashmir University provides various UG and PG courses under Kashmir University Distance Education. Kashmir University Distance Education focuses on providing education facilities through ODL Mode (open and distance learning).

Kashmir University Facilities

Below mentioned are some of the facilities offered by the university to cater to the needs of the students:

  • Hostels: There is an accommodation facility available for both male and female students admitted to the university. Each hostel provides mess facilities and services to the students. The room is alloted by a committee according to prescribed norms. 
  • Sports: The University has various cricket, hockey, football, volleyball, handball, baseball courts within the main campus. There is also a health club with the latest machinery to provide physical fitness to the students. 
  • Library: There is a rich collection of 6,36,000 books, 56,513 journals, 415 manuscripts, 545 CDs and DVDs. Besides, the library also includes Braille books, Digital Talking books, newspapers, magazines. etc. 

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      JEE-Main 2020

      03 Sep 19 - 10 Oct 19
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      06 Jan 20 - 11 Jan 20
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      College Admission Reviews

      Umar Bashir , B.tech ECE, Pursued: 2015

      3.2/10

      "I took JEE Mains and scored 90 in the exams to get into this college. First of all after NIT we have few choices left so I opted for this college because it was inside home and has affordable fee structure and is affiliated with university."   Read More


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      MAT 2019

      07 Oct 19 - 11 Dec 19
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      Dawar , Batch: Master of Business Administration [MBA]-

      5.8/10

      "The admission process is simple at the University of Kashmir. Soon after the result of CMAT, the university invites applications for MBA course through online medium and on the basis of points, the students are shortlisted for the program. Usually, the CMAT is conducted in the month of January and t"   Read More


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      Junaid Malik , Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [B.A.L.L.B.], Pursued: 5th year

      8.5/10

      "Firstly an admission notification was published in the local newspaper and also notification was posted on university website. A specific date was given for filling online forms and submitting hard copies in university office. Then after completion of forms date of entrance was published by univer"   Read More

      HAKAK , Batch: Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [B.A.L.L.B.] {Hons}-2016

      7/10

      "i got admission after giving entrance and there after we had counselling and after that our final merit list was prepared and notification was released thereafter and i was scoring 67 points i joined the deptt and admistration was not as good but average"   Read More


      4 Years Full Time33 seats

      College Admission Reviews

      Suhail , B pharmacy, Pursued:
      BATCH : 2022

      5.5/10

      "The university of kashmir conducts an entrance exam for the admission in the course b pharmacy.this entrance test is conducted for those students who have completed 10+2 in medical stream with the subjects physics,chemistry,biology"   Read More

      wajahat mushtaq , Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm], Pursued: First Year
      BATCH : 2022

      8.3/10

      "I had applied for Kashmir university entrance test in August. Then in September, I appeared in the entrance test. there were a total of 2000 students who appeared in the entrance test. The intake capacity of our college is 35. the result was declared in October and then the admission process started"   Read More


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      Junaid Malik , Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [B.A.L.L.B.], Pursued: 5th year

      8.5/10

      "Firstly an admission notification was published in the local newspaper and also notification was posted on university website. A specific date was given for filling online forms and submitting hard copies in university office. Then after completion of forms date of entrance was published by univer"   Read More

      HAKAK , Batch: Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [B.A.L.L.B.] {Hons}-2016

      7/10

      "i got admission after giving entrance and there after we had counselling and after that our final merit list was prepared and notification was released thereafter and i was scoring 67 points i joined the deptt and admistration was not as good but average"   Read More


      2 Years Full Time40 seats
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      College Admission Reviews

      FAHEEM AALIJAH WANI , MSc physics, Pursued:
      BATCH : 2020

      7.3/10

      "I got it through entrance exam, conducted in month August last year It was organised by university academic affairs.Students were notified two months before examination.It was conducted from 17 the August to 6 September."   Read More

      FAYAZ AHMAD BHAT , MASTERS OF MATHEMATICS, Pursued:
      BATCH : 2017

      9/10

      "after passing 12 th class i got admission there afer passing an enntrance test which was very tough and i scored in the mirit list.a after that admission process is fulfilled which takes the forms and fee comoketion."   Read More


      RANKING

      QS World University logo

      QS Ranking 2020

      RANKED  #57

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      RANKED  #79

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      RANKED  #69

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      Javaid Gullbachelor of ArtsBatch : 2011
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      There shouldn't be minimum word limit in Every task. Make the admision process easy. Now our School is also runs as per ugc guidelines Quality education is our first priority and best landing place.


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      Full of corruption. There is corruption in every department of our college. Apart from good memories with my friends there is nothing positive about my college. They have looted in the name of education about 15 lac rupees from me.


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      FAHEEM AALIJAH WANIMSc physicsPursued
      BATCH : 2020
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      Our university best university

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      Our university is one the best in country and provides quality education and has diverse amount of courses and top class faculty.The hostel can just accommodate 2000 students that is a sometimes some locals create different types of problems.


      7/10academic
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      9/10social life
      FAYAZ AHMAD BHATMASTERS OF MATHEMATICSPursued
      BATCH : 2017
      9.0
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      kashmir university the best college fir students.

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      our college is very good.it helps students to carry their education very smoothly espacialy those students which belong to the poor family background.It is very nice collge for the kashmir students because out side kashmir they face problem.


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      SuhailB pharmacyPursued
      BATCH : 2022
      5.5
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      Gooood

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      The negative remark of the university is that their is no fixed time for exams this is the wrost thing ever seen.this harms students thus the course is not completed sometimes at their mean time.all other things are nearly fine


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      Hazratbal,
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      Admission Cell - 0194-2272096 , 2272097 , Registrar Office - 2272006

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      3 Comments
      War abrar785

      I have to take admission in UG course may I know the last date

      14 May, 2019 10:31
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Abrar, last date to apply for admission has already gone which was April 2, 2019 (tentatively).

      14 May, 2019 11:32
      saima yousuf

      Sir with humble submission to your goodself i request that my sister saima yousuf passed her 12thclass exam with distinction in Aarts Now she wants to take admissionin B.A ist yr in Womens college Ang We belong to very far off village but the link has been closed so we request your goodself plz open it again so that all the students of our village can continue their studies. Without wasting their one yr.plz help us we r almost 32 students of remote village

      04 Feb, 2019 14:41
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Saima, kindly contact the university on 0194-2272096 , 2272097, 2272006 for the relevant guidance.

      04 Feb, 2019 15:25
      RAYEES AHMAD DAR

      applying for MBA..........?

      26 Sep, 2017 00:10
      Kalpana Sharma Expert

      Hi Rayees, To get admission in MBA from University of Kashmir, you need to fulfill the Eligibility Criteria of this course which is listed below:

      Candidate must have graduation in Management, Arts, Science, Social Science, Commerce, Agriculture, Law (Professional), Engineering, Medicine, Technology etc. or any other degree recognized by the university as equivalent to said degree

                                                                                                        OR

      (b) having passed the final examination of the Institute of Chartered Accounts/ Cost & Works Accountants and Company Secretaries of India.

      Admission will be based on CMAT Entrance Exam. 

      27 Sep, 2017 12:18

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