Mangalore University is a premier university in Karnataka. It is a public university located in Mangalore. The university imparts higher education in the field of Arts, Commerce, Science, Law, and Management. It has grown impressively since its inception with 190 Affiliated Colleges including two constituent colleges. Admission to the university is both merits as well as entrance-based. The MBA admissions at the university are based on Karnataka PGCET exam scores and cut off for the same is 7005 for the General category students.
Graduates from the university are placed in top-recruiting companies such as Dell, Ernst & Young, HDFC Bank, ABB, etc.
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|Established | Type||1980 | State University|
|Accreditation||NAAC – ‘A’ grade|
|Courses offered||Postgraduate, Certificate, and Diploma|
|Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance-based|
|Accepted exam scores||Karnataka PGCET, GATE, and CET|
|Application mode||Online and Offline|
|2020||NIRF||101 in Overall list|
|2020||QS||48th in Overall list|
|2019||NIRF||101 in Overall University List|
|2019||Outlook||Ranked 75th for Overall University performance|
|2019||QS||Ranked 44th in Overall University list|
The university offers various courses in multiple specializations. The list of PG courses comprises MBA, M.Sc., MA, M.Com, MCA, MSW, M.Ed., M.P.Ed., Ph.D., and diploma courses.
|M.A||English||Graduate in relevant discipline with 45% marks|
|Journalism & Mass Communication|
|M.Sc||Computer Science||Graduation in relevant discipline with 45% marks (40% marks for reserved categories)|
|M.Com||General||Graduate in B.Com/ BBM/ BBA with 45% marks (40% marks for reserved categories)|
|Human Resource Management|
|Insurance & Bank Management|
|MBA||General||Graduate with 50% marks (45% for reserved categories)|
|Tourism & Travel Management||Graduate with 45% marks (40% for reserved categories)|
|M.Ed||Education||Graduate in B.Ed/ B.A. B.Ed/ B.Sc B.Ed with 50% marks|
|B.P.Ed||Physical Education||Graduate in any discipline with 50% marks and having at least participation in Inter college/ zonal/ district competition in sports and game|
Apart from these courses, the university also offers PG Diploma and certificate programs in various disciplines. Some of them are as follows:
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Candidates seeking admission in the university must fill an online application form by visiting the official website. The registration is done online as well as offline mode. Candidates wishing to apply can download the application form from the official website of the university. The admission for some courses will be through an Entrance Test which will be held by the respective departments. Listed candidates on the basis of their marks in the exam are considered for admission.
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Mangalore University also offers a Ph.D. program in various specializations such as Kannada, English, History, Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Social Work, Mass Communication and Journalism, Physical Education, etc. The minimum eligibility to apply is a Master’s Degree in relevant discipline with minimum required marks.
The selection is done on the basis of the entrance test namely- CET (Centralized Entrance Test) followed by a personal interview round. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their performance in CET will be called for interview round. Those who will successfully qualify both rounds of selection will be considered for admission to the Ph.D. program.
Candidates qualified U.G.C/ CSIR (JRF) Exam/ NET/ SLET/ GATE/ Teacher Fellowship holder/ M.Phil. degree holder who has already appeared for Entrance Test or if Research candidates working under sponsored Major Research Projects are exempted from appearing CET.
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The University and other Agencies/Trusts offer the following scholarships to the deserving and meritorious students
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The university has a dedicated placement cell that offers job opportunities to deserving students. It also organizes pre-placement activities like mock interviews, conferences, workshops, expert talks to boost confidence among students. The cell also organizes a job fair to prepare the students for the job market. Tabulated below are some of the highlights from the recent placement drive:
|Total Students participated||750|
|% of students placed||90%|
|No. of companies visited||16|
|No. of students placed (On-campus)||289|
|No. of students placed (Off-campus)||61|
|Median Salary offered||INR 2.40 LPA|
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Mangalore University (MU) conducts the semester examination in two sessions, namely, in the months of May/June & November/December. Recently the University has released the result for May/June session for various UG & PG courses. Students can check their semester-wise results by following the official website of MU.
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Centre for Distance Education, Mangalore University (MU) offers courses in various UG & PG programs in the field of Arts, Commerce & Management. These Open & Distance Learning Courses (ODL) are offered at three study centers located at different locations. To maintain the academic activities, the University follows the rules & regulations prescribed by UGC.
Following are some of the facilities offered by the students to cater to the needs of the students:
Ques. How is life at Mangalore University?
Ans. The university has a great campus life, with an area of 346 acres, every possible facility is provided to the students. There is a diverse population with students coming from Nepal, Namibia, Madagascar, and Afghanistan. The library at Mangalore University is one of the top libraries in Karnataka with the best infrastructure and vast collection of books. Additionally, the faculty members are highly experienced in their respective fields.
Ques. How can I apply for a transcript from Mangalore University?
Ans. To apply for an official transcript, the student will be required to visit an online portal dedicated to transcripts. One can simply enter their details and log in to the portal. Click here to visit the website.
Ques. Does Mangalore University offer admission to international applicants?
Ans. Yes, the university welcomes international applications for all the courses. The students are admitted either through government scholarship or under the self-financing category.
Ques. What is the application fee for international students at Mangalore University?
Ans. Foreign nationals are required to pay an application fee amounting to INR 3300, payable to The Finance Officer, Mangalore University.
Ques. What are some of the best colleges affiliated to Mangalore University?
Ans. Some of the best colleges affiliated to Mangalore University are:
|College Name||Popular Course||Fees (INR)||Know More|
|AJ Institute of Management (AJIM)||MBA/ PGDM||INR 2.8 Lacs||Click Here|
|Shree Devi College of Hotel Management||BHM||-||Click Here|
|Sarosh Institute of Hotel Administration (SIHA)||BHM||INR 3.09 Lacs||Click Here|
|Karavali College||B.Ed||-||Click Here|
|SDM College of Business Management (SDMCBM)||BBA/ BBM||INR 75,000||Click Here|
|MSNM Besant Institute of PG Management Studies||MBA/ PGDM||INR 2.2 Lacs||Click Here|
|Mangalore Institute of Fire and Safety Engineering||BBA||-||Click Here|
Ques. What is the hostel fees at Mangalore University?
Ans. The hostel fee structure at Mangalore University is as follows:
|Particulars||Fee per semester (INR)|
|Room Rent||2750 (Only for Ph.D. students)|
|Sports & Reading Room||400|
|Caution Deposit (Refundable)||4000|
Ques. How is Mangalore University MBA?
Ans. MBA at Mangalore University is of 2 years duration. The fee for the whole program is INR 36,400. Mangalore University MBA is specialized in Tourism Administration, International Business, and Travel Tourism. Students are shortlisted for admission based on marks obtained in Karnataka PGCET. The intake capacity for the program is:
Ques. What is the admission procedure for the B.Ed program at the distance center, Mangalore University?
Ans. The admission at Mangalore University distance center is followed by a merit-based direct method for the B.Ed Program. For admission to the B.Ed Program, the University organizes CET (Common Entrance Test) for the students. The admission in B.Ed Program depends upon merit obtained by the candidates in the CET.
Ques. Who are the top recruiters for the MBA program at Mangalore University?
Ans. The top recruiters for the MBA program at Mangalore University are:
|Dell||ABB||Birla Sun Life Insurance||ERNST & Young|
|HDFC Bank||Infosys||Mahindra Finance||Max Life Insurance|
Ques. What is the scope of studying MTA at Mangalore University?
Ans. MBA in Tourism and Travel Management (MTA) is based on burgeoning Travel, Tourism, and the Cargo industry. Graduates from the university are placed in airlines, airports, hotels, tour operating companies, logistics companies, event management companies, destination management organizations, etc.
|M.Sc||₹6,900 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|MBA||₹18,200 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + PGCET|
|MSW||₹8,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.C.A||₹18,500 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.A||₹8,000 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|Ph.D||₹38,440 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|MHROD||₹18,200 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + PGCET|
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