Solapur University, also known as SU, is the youngest state university in Maharasthra which offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses along with M.Phil and Doctorate Degrees. The university has more than 100 affiliated colleges and institutions in and around Solapur. Admission is done on the basis of merit scored in the entrance test conducted by the university. Known for its student-centric services, the university provides an e-Suvidha facility to students who can avail of various services such as employment assistance and administrative services.

The University announces the results for various courses on its official website, and the results are divided into different categories namely part, term and program results. The examinations are held in the month of March-April for a few courses and in June-July for a few others. Read more: Solapur University Results

Solapur University Important Dates

Registration Date for MA/M.Sc Entrance Exam 05 Nov - 17 Nov, 2020
Entrance Exam Dates for MA/M.Sc 24 Nov - 27 Nov, 2020
Result Declaration for M/M.Sc Entrance Exam 01 Dec, 2020
MA/M.Sc Counselling Round 1 04 Dec, 2020
MA/M.Sc Counselling Round 2 08 Dec, 2020
Spot Admission Date 11 Dec, 2020

Solapur University Highlights 

Established | Type 2004 | State University
Accredited by NAAC – ‘B’ Grade
Campus area 35.5 acres
Type of Programs  Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Admission Criteria Entrance Test
Application mode Online and Offline
Total Students | Faculty 700 | 25
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Solapur University Courses

The university is known for offering a wide array of UG and PG programs along with M.Phil and Doctorate Degrees.

Courses Specializations Eligibility
M.Sc Physics; Electronics Materials Science; Applied Geology; Mathematics; Botany; Environmental Science Graduate in B.Sc with relevant discipline 
M.Com - Graduate in B.Com/ BBA/ MBA/ BCA
M.A History; Sociology; Rural Development; Mass Communication; English; Sanskrit; Hindi Graduate in any discipline
BBA - Intermediate graduate in any subject
B.Sc Entire Computer Science Intermediate graduate with Science subjects

Additionally, the university also offers M.Phil and Doctorate degrees in different subjects as well.

Solapur University Schools

Solapur University has now implemented the concept of the school system and has decided to unite its various departments under various schools, namely:

  • School of Chemical Sciences.
  • School of Computational Sciences.
  • School of Earth Sciences.
  • School of Physical Sciences.
  • School of Social Sciences.
  • School of Education.
  • School of Commerce and Management.

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Solapur University Admission

The University conducts an online as well as an offline mode of application processing. Candidates wishing to apply in any of the programs can submit the application form on the official website of the university as well as they can also download the same from the official portal.

For admission in the UG programs, applicants should have passed class 12 in relevant subjects from any recognized board. The selection is based on the performance in SU-CET, an entrance exam which is conducted by the university.

Those who wish to apply for PG courses should have a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant stream from a well-recognized university or institute. The final selection is based on the entrance score namely- SU-CET. The university will conduct its own exam for admission to PG courses.

Candidates having Master’s degree in the relevant subjects from Solapur University or any other university are eligible to apply for M.Phil and Ph.D. programs.

Reservation Policy

Tabulated below are the reserved categories decided by the University:

Category % of seats
Scheduled Caste (SC) 13%
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7%
Nomadic Tribes 2.5%
Other Backward Classes 19%
Social and Educational Backward Class (SEBC) 16%
Financially weaker sections (EWS) 10%
Nomadic Tribes (Dhanagar & Similar Tribes) 3.5%

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Solapur University Scholarships

The university offers financial assistance to meritorious and deserving students. Following are some of the names of the same: 

  • Scholarship for SC students
  • Rajashri Shahu Maharaj Gunvatta scholarship
  • Central Sector Scholarship Scheme
  • Merit cum Means based scholarship
  • Scheme from Tribal Welfare Department

Read more: Solapur University Scholarship

Solapur University Facilities

  • Library: There are more than 30,000 volumes of books, theses, dissertations, journals, special publications in the University Library. It subscribes to 114 national and 32 international journals. The Library also uses the Earn and Learn Scheme, which helps poor and needy students to work in the library on an hourly paid basis.
  • Hostel: The University has Boys’ and Girls’ Hostels on the campus. The Girl’s Hostel can accommodate 80 girls and the Boys’ Hostel can accommodate a total of 200 boys. The admission is strictly on the basis of one’s merit, as well as other reservation rules. It is compulsory to pay for the Hostel mess.

Solapur University FAQs

Ques. What are the facilities provided by eSuvidha by the university?

Ans. You can check information regarding exam form, hall ticket, and various other application forms. One can also find employment services and opportunities matching your profile. The links to various competitive examinations are also provided in eSuvidha. 

Ques. How to activate an e-Suvidha account?

Ans. You must preserve a copy of your admission form and follow the following steps:

  • Visit the official website of the university and click on “Click here to activate eSuvidha account”.
  • Enter your PRN(Permanent Registration Number) to the DU PIN location.
  • Complete all other necessary columns. Your name and photograph will be displayed.
  • Answer the questions that have been asked by the system if of matches with the data of university or not.
  • Generate a password and login with PRN on the portal. Enter your new password to login to eSuvidha.

Ques. If I have filled a late examination form, what is the penalty charged by the university?

Ans. You will be charged INR 50 till the mentioned dates for late fee and a ‘Super Late Fee’ will be applicable of INR 50 per day. You can find the details regarding exams like date sheet and time table on the eSuvidha portal. 

Ques. How do I know if my admission is approved by the university or not?

Ans. After the eligibility process in the university, one will get an SMS from the university. It will be the confirmation message regarding the examination. The message will also contain your PRN (Permanent Registration Number) which must be noted for future references.

Ques. How Good is Solapur University?

Ans. Punyashlok Ahilyadevi Holkar Solapur University also known as SU is a State University established in 2004, has a total of seven schools offering a wide range of courses at UG, PG, MPhil, and PhD level. More than 100 colleges and institutions in and around Solapur are affiliated with SU. UGC has approved and NAAC has accredited SU with 'B' grade.

Ques. Does Solapur University conduct any entrance exam?

Ans. Solapur University conducts the Solapur University Common Entrance Test (SUCET) for admissions into the UG as well PG courses offered by SU. Candidates will be selected based on their performance in the SUCET.

Ques. How are admissions done for the PhD and M.Phil programmes at SU?

Ans. Admissions for the M.Phil and PhD programmes at SU is done on the basis of merit obtained in the last qualifying exams and availability of the seats at SU.

Ques. How to Register for the SUCET at Solapur University?

Ans. Candidates willing to apply for the UG & PG courses offered by SU are required to register themselves for the SUCET. This can be done by visiting the official SU website and downloading the SU prospectus and application form. Thereafter, fill in the relevant details and submit the application form by paying the desired application fee at the admission office of Solapur University.

Ques. How much does SU charge for SUCET?

Ans. Candidates are required to pay INR 325 through the online mode to appear for the SUCET conducted by Solapur University.

Ques. Explain the e-Suvidha facility at Solapur University?

Ans. Solapur University provides a facility named e-Suvidha through which a candidate will be able to avail of various services including administrative services and employment assistance from the university.

Ques. What are the acceptable exams at Solapur University?

Ans. Solapur University accepts the following exams for the admissions CAT ATMA CMAT MAT XAT GMAT MAH CET

Ques. What are the scholarships offered by Solapur University?

Ans. Solapur University offers various scholarships to meritorious and deserving students to continue their higher education which are as follows, Scholarship for SC students Merit cum Means based scholarship Rajashri Shahu Maharaj Gunvatta scholarship Scheme from Tribal Welfare Department Central Sector Scholarship Scheme

Ques. What is the intake of students for the M.Com Programmes at SU?

Ans. Solapur University intakes a total of 90 students for the M.Com programme, in which 60 students for the M.Com Advanced Accountant and 30 for the M.Com Advanced Banking.

Ques. Can a candidate apply for admissions in offline mode at SU?

Ans. Yes, A candidate can apply for admissions through the online as well as the offline modes at Solapur University. For offline admission candidates need to download the offline application form from the official website or can collect the application form from the university admissions office.