Shivaji University offers a large number of specializations across professional courses such as B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA and MCA as well as academic courses such as MA, M.Sc, B.Ed, M.Ed, PhD, and so on. The application mode is online. Applications for most of the courses are available during the first two weeks of April. The application fee for the majority of the courses is 300 INR. It is 1,000 INR for MBA and 200 INR for PhD.
The university has an average placement record. Around 30% to 60% of the students get placed every year. However, most of the students begin to work as interns. The average package varies from 400,000 INR to 1.9 million INR. The most lucrative branch in this regard is Engineering. The recruiters include Tata Consultancy Services, Cipla, and so on.
Shivaji University was established in 1962. It is a state university that has been approved by the UGC. It also has been accredited with an ‘A’ grade by NAAC. It features among the 101- 150 rank band of NIRF’s university rankings.
|Name of Institute||Shivaji University|
|Institute Type||State University|
|Basic Admission Criteria||B.Tech: 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics;|
MBA: Graduation with 50% marks;
MCA: Graduate degree with Mathematics as a subject in 10+2
|Entrance Exam||B.Tech: MHT-CET;|
MCA, M.Sc: Entrance examination conducted by Shivaji University
|Course||Eligibility||Total Fees/ year||Detailed Fee Structure|
|B.Tech||10+2 with 50% + MHT CET||-||Check Here|
|MBA||Graduation with 50% + MAHCET||₹22,030||Check Here|
|M.Tech||Pass in Graduation + GATE||-||Check Here|
|Ph.D||Post Graduation||₹15,723||Check Here|
|M.Phil||Post Graduation||₹16,374||Check Here|
PG Diploma in Mass Communication,
PG Diploma in Computer Applications,
PG Diploma in Medical,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Management,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Architecture,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Education,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Pharmacy,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Agriculture,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Law,
|MHT CET Registration||07 Jan - 29 Feb, 2020|
|JEE Main (April Session) Exam||07 Feb - 12 Mar, 2020|
|GATE Registration||31 Aug - 05 Oct, 2019|
|GATE Exam||01 Feb, 2020; 02 Feb, 2020; 08 Feb, 2020; 09 Feb, 2020;|
|UG & PG Registration||01 Apr - 16 Apr, 2020|
The institute offers six specializations under the B.Tech course. The course has a duration of four years.
|Eligibility criteria||10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics|
The following table shows the closing scores for the MHT CET 2018 for the top specializations:
The next table shows the ranks for JEE Main 2019, round three (General):
|Chemical Technology||31,328- 58,736|
|Mechanical Engineering||36,685- 36,685|
|Civil Engineering||43,998- 43,998|
|Chemical Technology||Food Technology||Mechanical Engineering||Civil Engineering|
The institute offers two other specializations.
Candidates who want to enrol for the B.Tech course have to sit the MHT CET. For filling the application form, follow the steps given below:
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Shivaji University also offers other undergraduate courses such as B.Ed, B.Lib.Sc. and Bachelor of Journalism and Communication
|Course||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|B.Ed||Master’s degree with 49.5% marks||Entrance examination|
|Bachelor of Journalism and Communication||Bachelor’s degree|
To fill the application form, candidates first have to visit the official website of the university and register for the entrance test.
The following documents are required at the time of admission:
The institute offers four specializations under the M.Tech course. The course has a duration of two years.
|Selection criteria||GATE or entrance examination given by Shivaji University|
|Computer Science and Technology||Engineering Electronics Technology||Energy Technology||Food Technology||Environmental Science and Technology|
If the candidate has taken the GATE, they are exempted from the entrance examination.
To apply for GATE, follow these steps:
Candidates with a positive GATE score have to go for counselling for final selection. To apply, follow these steps:
The institute offers two MBA courses. The duration of both the courses is two years. Both the courses come in distance-learning mode.
|Eligibility||Graduate degree with 50% marks|
|Business Management||Rural Management||Executive Course|
To apply for an MBA to Shivaji University, follow these steps:
The institute offers an MCA course that has a duration of three years.
|Eligibility||Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks|
|Entrance examination||Entrance examination conducted by Shivaji University|
|Course||Specializations||Eligibility criteria||Selection criteria|
Bachelor of Education
|Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field||Entrance examination|
Food Science and Technology
Agro-chemical and Pest Management
Applied Statistics and Informatics Statistics
|B.Sc degree in the relevant field with 55% marks|
|M.Ed||-||B.Ed with 50% marks||Merit-based|
|MPA||Drama Instrumental Music Vocal Music||Graduation and Diploma or Bridge course in the relevant subject.||Aptitude test|
|LLM||-||BA LLB or LLB|
|MSW||-||Graduation with 45% marks||Entrance test|
The following documents will be required at the time of admission for MA and M.Sc:
|Maharashtra students||Students from the rest of India|
The institute offers six specializations under its postgraduate diploma course. The duration of this course is six months.
|Eligibility||Graduate degree in relevant field|
|Bioinformatics||Geoinformatics||Travel and Tourism||Mass Communication and Education|
The university offers admission to 27 specializations under the M.Phil course and 32 specializations under the PhD course.
|Eligibility criteria||Master’s degree in the relevant field|
|Selection criteria||Entrance test; interview|
Top specializations (M.Phil)
Top specializations (PhD)
The following documents will be required at the time of admission to an M.Phil or PhD course:
|Home university students||Students from other universities|
To apply for PhD or M.Phil, follow these steps:
Ques. What is the quota for admission for the home university students?
Ques. What is the duration of the course?
The PhD course will have a minimum duration of three years including course work, and a maximum duration of six years.
Ques. What is the procedure of hall ticket or identity verification at the examination centre?
Ques. What are the accreditations of Shivaji University?
Ques. Which entrance test scores are accepted here?
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College