CUJ is inviting application for admission to the UG and PG courses. Interested students can apply for admission from Nov 6. The last date for applying is Nov 9. The merit list will get displayed on Nov 11. 

CUJ Important Dates

Registration for UG and PG 06 Nov - 09 Nov, 2020
Display of Merit List 11 Nov, 2020
First Counselling 12 Nov, 2020
Second Counselling 18 Nov, 2020
Third Counselling (if needed) 24 Nov, 2020

The Central University of Jharkhand (CUJ) is a Central University which was incepted in Ranchi through the Central University Act in the year 2009 and is fully sponsored by the Central/ Federal Government. The university is exploring international collaborations and has entered into an MOU with California State University, USA, for student and faculty exchange. CUJ has 9 schools and 24 centers imparting quality education in Science, Engineering & Technology, Humanities & Social Science, Languages, Business Management, and Mass Communication & Media Technologies, mostly conducting 2-year Masters, LLM, B.Ed. and Ph.D. programs. Get Detailed Information on Central University of Jharkhand Application Process

Central University of Jharkhand Highlights:

Founded In


Type of University

Central University

Approved By


Campus Area

319.28 Acres

Hostel Accommodation Capacity

1000 Students

How to Reach

26.3 Km from Ranchi Railway Station

Central University of Jharkhand Courses and Admission

Under Central University Admission 2019, the admissions to the Two-year LL.M./ M.Sc./ M.A./ M.Tech/ B.Ed./ PG Diploma courses and Ph.D. courses will be based on the Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET). Admission to the Certificate and Diploma courses will be based on Internal Entrance Test.

M.Tech. Programs

The university offers five specializations in modern-day M.Tech programs such as in Water Engineering & Management, Energy Engineering, Nanotechnology, Computer Science & Technology, and Transport Science & Technology. Admission to these courses is based upon GATE and CUCET entrance exams score. Aspirants with a valid UG Degree in the relevant B.Tech program with a minimum of 55% of aggregate marks can apply for admissions.

M.Sc. and M.A. Program

The two-year Master of Science program is offered to the students in six specializations such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Life Science, Environmental Sciences, and Geoinformatics. M.A. program with a duration of 2 years in nine specializations namely, Mass Communication, English, Politics & International Relations, Anthropology & Tribal Studies, Ancient Indian History & Archeology, Folklore, Performing Arts, Tribal Law and Governance, and Hindi. The criteria to apply is a Bachelor degree in a relevant stream with minimum required marks.

LL.M. Programs

LL.M. Program offers to law aspiring students in two specializations, viz. Tribal and Customary Law and Human Rights to the candidates at the Postgraduate level. The criteria to apply is LL.B. with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.

Central University of Jharkhand B.Ed. Admission 2019

To apply to two-year Bachelor of Education program, the candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent examination in Science/ Social Sciences/ Humanity stream having 55% marks in aggregate or Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks or equivalent.

Ph.D. Programs

The Ph.D. program is offered in twenty specializations at the Doctoral level. The eligibility to apply is Master degree in concerned subject with at least 55% marks.

Postgraduate Diploma Courses

The Postgraduate Diploma program is offered to the students in two disciplines, viz. Rural & Tribal Development and Industrial & Occupational Health Safety. Graduation in any discipline with minimum required marks is necessary to apply for the PG Diploma program.

Click here to check Fees Structure of Central University of Jharkhand

Check Central University of Jharkhand CUCET Cutoff

Central University of Jharkhand Placement

The Central University of Jharkhand is imparting education to students in innovative programs straddling from Performing Arts to Humanities and Engineering. The programs are designed in such a way so as to equip the participants to find their respective role in real life situations and enable them to face the challenges. Students of most of the professional programs of the University are getting placed in the Campus recruitments. Top recruiters of the university are such as L&T, NISC, BHEL, ONGC, BARC, NTPC, DRDO, Tata Power, Tata Motors, and many more.

Click here to check Central University of Jharkhand Placement

Central University of Jharkhand Scholarships

The University provides Scholarships/ Fellowships/ Welfare schemes of State and Central governments for Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe, Other Backward Class, Girls, and Weaker section students.

Know more about Central University of Jharkhand Scholarship

Central University of Jharkhand Facilities

  • Library: The university owns a rich collection of books and supporting reference materials to add glory to its charm and for supporting students in their hour of need.
  • Transports Facility: At present, the university possesses 08 buses plying on 05 different routes to provide pick and drop facilities to the students from Ranchi to Central University of Jharkhand temporary campus at Brambe.
  • Sports Facilities: There are provisions of various sports activities in the university both indoor and outdoor with the annual sports calendar already set for various tournaments.