Rabindranath Tagore University (RNTU), established in 2010 in Bhopal is India’s first skill-based University and is the leading university of India’s leading higher education group, AISECT Group of Universities. RNTU is recognized by AICTE, NCTE, and BCI. The University believes in providing all-around cognitive development to its students by focusing equally on soft skills, building personalities, entrepreneurship incubation, liberal & performing arts as well as sports and cultural activities. The university offers Under Graduation, Post Graduation, Doctoral and Diploma level programs. Admissions to RNTU Bhopal are done on the basis of a national level entrance test i.e. AJEE (AISECT Joint Entrance Test).

Additionally, RNTU Bhopal provides placement assistance to its final-year students. The university also provides Counselling, Training and Personality Grooming so that students can gain the necessary skills and knowledge required for their professional future. Some of the prime recruiters are Reliance, L&T Infotech, ICICI, Airtel, Oracle, Wipro, HDFC, TATA AIG, Ambuja Cement, and many more. RNTU Bhopal has experienced faculty members with Ph.D.’s from acclaimed institutions like IIT and NIT. RNTU also provides students with state-of-the-art infrastructure as well as world-class facilities for research, accommodation, healthcare, physical fitness, etc. Check: Rabindranath Tagore University Hostel

Rabindranath Tagore University Bhopal Highlights

Established | Type 2010 | Private
Official website rntu.ac.in
Type of Programs | No. of programs UG, PG, and Doctoral | 80+
Entrance Exam AJEE
Mode of applying Online 
Total Students 4640

Rabindranath Tagore University Awards and Ranking 

Below mentioned are the recent recognitions obtained by RNTU in the previous years:

  • Ranked 1st Private University 2020 in Bhopal by India Today.
  • Ranked 1st Private University 2020 in Madhya Pradesh by Outlook.
  • Ranked 1st Multidisciplinary in Private University in MP by The Week.
  • Ranked 3rd in the state of MP 2020 by Education World.
  • Received “Madhya Pradesh Gaurav Samman” Award 2019.
  • Awarded Most Innovative University of Central India by News 18.
  • Awarded “National Excellence Award”.
  • ASSOCHAM India Excellence in Education, Training and Development Award 2018.

Rabindranath Tagore University Bhopal Courses

The university provides many courses at UG, PG, Diploma and Ph.D. level in the full-time mode having different eligibility criteria and duration with respect to the course chosen. The courses are provided by the university are given:

Course Specialization Eligibility
BA Arts, Journalism 10+2 in the relevant discipline
BCA -
B.Com General, Computer Application, Taxation
B.Com (Hons.) -
BBA -
BPT  Physiotherapy
B.P.Ed Physical Education Graduation in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks (45% for reserved category candidates)
B.Ed Education
B.Lib Library Science Graduation in any discipline
B.E Electronics & Telecommunication, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering 10+2 with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks (40% for reserved category candidates)
B.Sc  IT, Computer Science, Nursing, Maths, Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Biotech, Physics, Chemistry, Yoga, Agriculture 10+2 in the relevant discipline from a recognized board
BA LLB - 10+2 in the relevant discipline
B.Voc Agri Business and Entrepreneurship, Automobile Servicing, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Building Maintenance Services, Infrastructure Equipment - Plant & Machinery, Digital Electronics, Food Processing and Engineering 12th Pass In any Stream or 10th pass + 2 years of ITI or Polytechnic diploma pass*
LLB - Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks (45% for reserved category candidates)
MA Economics, Sociology, Political Science, Hindi, English, History Graduation in any discipline
MSW Social Work
M.Lib Library Science Graduation in B.lib
MJMC - BJMC
M.Sc IT, Computer Science, Zoology, Maths, Physics, Botany, Chemistry, Yoga, Agriculture Graduation in the relevant discipline
M.Com Taxation, Management
M.Tech  Mechanical Engineering, VLSI, Wireless Mobile Communication, Power System, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering Graduation in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks (45% for reserved category candidates)
MBA Management, Agribusiness, Hospital Management
M.Voc Agri Business and Entrepreneurship, Automobile Servicing, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Building Maintenance Services, Digital Electronics, Food Processing and Engineering Graduation in Agriculture
LLM - LLB with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks
Diploma Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Dialysis Technology, Cath.Lab Technology, Computer Application 10th with a minimum of 35% aggregate marks
Farm Mechanization and precision farming, Plumbing Skills, Infrastructure Equipment - Plant & Machinery, Nutrition and Dietetics (many more) 12th Pass in any stream
Diploma Cyber Law, Labour Law, Consumer Protection Law Graduation in any discipline
PGD Computer Application, Rural Development, Agri business and Entrepreneurship, Automotive Sales & Dealer Management, Mutual Fund agent, Insurance and Risk Management, Construction Electrical Works, Supervisor – Plant and Machinery, Electronics Manufacturing Services, Dairy Product (many more) Graduation in any discipline
Certificate Mushroom Production Technology, Automobile Electrical Equipment Repairing, Automotive Service Technician (Two and Three Wheelers), Automotive Sales & Dealer Management, Debt Recovery Agents, Micro Finance Professionals, Banking Services Sales, GST using Tally, Micro and Rural Insurance, Retail Banking Operations, General Banking Operation, Practice of Insurance and Re-Insurance, Assistant Electrician, Infrastructure Equipment - Plant & Machinery, Mobile Handset Repair Technician, Solar Panel Installation Technician, Computer Hardware Engineering, Field Technician Home Appliances, Hardware and Networking, Electrical Technician, Milling Technician, Solar Panel Installation Technician (many more) 12th Pass in any stream

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RNTU Bhopal Admission

Below mentioned are the step-wise procedure of admission process followed by Rabindranath Tagore University:

Step 1: Admission Form
Students can get the form either from the University office or download it from www.rntu.ac.in. The cost of application form is INR 500. 

Step 2: Completing the application form
The candidates must fill the application form with the utmost care and mention all the necessary details correctly. It is mandatory to provide an email address and mobile number for further communication. Candidates must attach self-attested copies of the mark sheet with the application form. 

Step 3: Final Submission
Duly attested documents along with the application form should be sent/submitted to the following address: 

RNTU Office City Office
RNTU University, Chiklod Road, Near Bangrasia Chouraha, Dist. Raisen, Bhopal – 464993, Madhya Pradesh 3rd floor, Sarnath Complex, Board Office Square, Shivaji Nagar, Bhopal – 462016, Madhya Pradesh

Note: Application form can get rejected in the following cases:

  • Incomplete forms
  • Forms missing annexure, photocopies of mark sheets. 
  • Forms received after the last date of examination.

Step 4: Selection process
Qualifying candidates will be informed about the date, time and venue of Admission Procedure (Written Test/ Group Discussion/ Interview/ or Direct Admission) on the University’s website. In the case of direct admission, it would be purely based on the Merit basis. 
A list of selected candidates will be displayed on the website after which they will be required to submit the course fee. Failing to do so can lead to cancellation of admission. 

Step 5: Announcement of Admission
The University will send an email and SMS to the candidates regarding their admission status. However, this should not be taken as an official announcement of admission. Selected candidates will get intimation of their selection through an Admission Letter which will be sent through courier. 

Rabindranath Tagore University Placements

RNTU University offers placement to its students in reputed organizations. It has industrial linkages to the top management and IT conglomerates. The university also provides Counselling, Training and Personality Grooming so that students can gain the necessary skills and knowledge required for their auspicious professional future. The university has a very good placement record. Some of the prime recruiters are such as Reliance Infocomm, L&T Infotech, ICICI, Airtel, Oracle, Wipro, HDFC, TATA AIG, Ambuja Cement, and many more.

Last Year’s Placement Record:

Batch  No. of Students Placed Median Salary 
UG (3 Years) 295 INR 3.32 LPA
UG (4 Years) 385 INR 4.15 LPA
UG (5 Years) 16 INR 3.20 LPA
PG (1 Year) 102 INR 3.85 LPA
PG (2 Year) 299 INR 4.76 LPA

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Rabindranath Tagore University Scholarships

Under the Shiksha Mitr Scholarships scheme, some scholarship programs are running within the university’s curriculum to meritorious students. Shiksha Mitra Scholarships, which has an overall grant of INR 1 crore. This scholarship takes into account the particular results of a student in their class 12th board examinations. There are many other scholarship programs as well for underprivileged students and physically handicapped students too.

Apart from this, students belonging to SC/ST/OBC communities can avail scholarships through various Government schemes. Meritorious students can also apply for the prestigious Chancellor’s Scholarships. 

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Rabindranath Tagore University Faculty 

RNTU houses a highly accomplished and qualified faculty with several core members, visiting faculty and guest lecturers. The faculty members are all very experienced and hold expertise in their respective disciplines through years of research. The faculty consists of 305 members, out of which 137 members hold Ph.Ds in their fields. 

The faculty members of the University encourage interactive teaching and are dedicated to providing quality teaching and enhancing pedagogic standards. The faculty constantly inspires students to discover, invent and innovate. At every step, the students are guided in their quest for excellence.

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Rabindranath Tagore University Facilities

Mentioned below is a list of the facilities and amenities provided by the university that students can enjoy and have access to:

  • Hostel: There are hostel facilities for male and female students. Students can enjoy several facilities including TV sets, carom-boards and other recreational and amusement facilities. Mess with delicious and hygenic food items is also part of the hostel. 
  • Health Care:  The university houses a student's health care center, located within the campus, at a close distance from the academic and hostel blocks. The centre is attended by a full time Medical Superintendent and also part-time specialists in general medicine.
  • Transport: The university has its own transport services for both the students and the faculty. The transport facility connects every populated area within a radius of 35 km. 

Rabindranath Tagore University FAQs

Ques. How is Rabindranath Tagore University?

Ans. The Rabindranath Tagore University is ranked among India Rankings 2019: University (Rank-band: 151-200) by NIRF Ranking 2019, making it one of the well-reputed universities in the country. Rabindranath Tagore University offers world-class infrastructure as well as a highly accomplished faculty to aid the academic growth of students. The university has also had a very successful placement record over the years, making it one of the best options for eligible candidates seeking admission. 

Ques. How are the placements at Rabindranath Tagore University?

Ans. The university has a dedicated placement cell that constantly works to provide placement opportunities to students. In the last placement sea, nearly 1,100 students have been placed at reputed companies. . Many recruiting companies have visited the campus so far, with median salaries up to INR 4.76 LPA. Some of the companies include L&T Infotech, ICICI, Airtel, Oracle, Wipro, HDFC, TATA AIG and several others. 

Ques. How to apply for admission at Rabindranath Tagore University?

Ans. .Visit the official website and click n the ‘Admissions’ tab”. Fill all the required details in the given form. If the entrance examination is required for the course, choose the desired examination centre as well. Also, choose ‘online/ offline’ for a mode of examination (if applicable). Upload photograph and pay the application fee of INR 500 online. Payment can be made through Net banking, debit card or credit card. After submitting, an SMS will be sent, alongside the final accepted application /registration number.