Manipur University was established in 1980 in Imphal. It presently has 48 affiliated colleges under its jurisdiction. NIRF Ranking of the university is #101 out of 200 colleges. Manipur University is predominantly famous for its master’s courses, i.e. MA, M.Sc, MBBS, MBA, P.hD, B.Tech, M.Tech. For candidates applying in these courses must clear their entrance examination i.e. NEET, CAT/ XAT ,UGC- NET/ SLET/ SET, JEE Main, GATE. Admission will be based on the score/ marks secured in their respective entrance exam. 

Latest Updates: 

  • Manipur University, on December 5, 2020, released its list of Provisionally Eligible Candidates for Entrance Test for Admissions to B.Ed. 2020. Students can check the list for their names here.
  • Entrance Test for Admissions into PG Diploma in Human Rights will take place on December 16, 2020. Students can collect their admit cards from December 8, 2020, onwards.
  • The last date for Online Admissions 2020 for M.A. in National Security Studies, and for document verification for M.A. Manipuri 2020 Admission Entrance Test is December 10, 2020.
  • The last date for admission to Manipur University MA (Linguistics) has been extended to December 9, 2020.
  • The list of Provisionally Selected Students for 2020-21 Admissions to M.Sc. in Chemistry and Economics has been released by Manipur University.
  • The University has released the 2nd list of provisionally selected students for admissions to MLIS, M.Sc. Physics, and MA/M.Sc. Anthropology.
  • The offline Pre-Ph.D. Program (Sociology) Interviews in Manipur University have been scheduled for December 15, 16, & 17, 2020.
  • Manipur University admission 2020 for Post Graduate Diploma in Myanmar Studies has been started. The last date to fill the application forms is November 30, 2020.
  • Manipur University admission 2020 for MA South East Asian Studies has been started. The candidates can still fill the application form till November 11, 2020.
  • The filling of application forms for Manipuri Hons./ Elective at Manipur University 2020 is over. The admit cards were available from October 25, 2020, and the entrance exam for Manipuri Hons./ Elective will conduct on November 2, 2020.
  • The application process for Manipur University PGDBF started on September 8, 2020. The last date to fill the application form is scheduled for October 25, 2020. Final dates for the PI and written test will be announced soon by the university.
  • JEE Main result was declared on September 11, 2020. Manipur University had opened its admission portal for B.Tech admission 2020 on October 6, 2020, and the last date to fill the application form was September 25, 2020. The date of the declaration of selected candidates and commencement of classes is yet to be notified by the university.
  • Manipur University MBBS admission is through NEET 2020. NEET 2020 was conducted on September 13, 2020, and NEET 2020 was also reconducted on October 14, 2020, for the candidates who were not able to appear for the exam due to COVID 19. NEET result 2020 is expected to be declared on October 16, 2020. The MBBS admission through NEET 2020 score is yet to be declared by the university.
  • The registration for the Manipur University MBA 2020 has been started. Candidates can now fill the application forms for MBA till October 20, 2020. The Personal Interview for Manipur University MBA 2020 will be held on October 26, 2020. The provisional merit list for MBA was declared on October 26, 2020, and the date of admission for selected candidates is from October 28, 2020, to November 9, 2020

Manipur University Admission 2020-21

Events Dates
MA (English and Cultural Studies) 2020 entrance exam October 29, 2020
MA (English and Cultural Studies) 2020 result October 29, 2020
Declaration of selected candidates for M.Sc Yoga interview October 28, 2020
Online Interview for M.Sc Yoga 2020 November 2, 2020
M.Sc. Physics 2020 entrance exam  October 28, 2020
Declaration of M.Sc. Physics 2020 entrance marks October 28, 2020
PI for 1-year PGDBF(Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance ) course 2020 November 4, 2020
Declaration of MPES 2020 written test result October 27, 2020
Game proficiency test for MPES 2020 October 28, 2020 
MPES medical fitness test and verification of documents October 29, 2020
MA (Adult Education) entrance exam October 24, 2020
Declaration of MA (Adult Education) entrance marks 2020 October 27, 2020
Opening of application forms for Post Graduate Diploma in Myanmar Studies  October 28, 2020
Closing of application forms for Post Graduate Diploma in Myanmar Studies November 30, 2020
M.Sc. Biochemistry 2020 entrance exam October 27, 2020
Declaration of M.Sc. Biochemistry entrance marks 2020 October 27, 2020
Declaration of LLM Entrance exam result  October 26, 2020
Declaration of provisional merit list for LLM 2020 October 26, 2020
Declaration of merit list for Earth Sciences (Geology) October 26, 2020
Last date to apply for MA South East Asian Studies November 11, 2020
Declaration of provisional merit list for MBA 2020 October 26, 2020
Admission of selected candidates for MBA October 28, 2020, to November 9, 2020
Declaration MA Linguistics entrance exam result October 26, 2020
MA Philosophy Entrance exam November 2, 2020
Declaration of M.Sc. Biotechnology entrance exam result October 24, 2020
M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance Exam October 22, 2020
M.Sc. Sociology entrance exam result October 31, 2020
Availability of BA(Hons.) Korean admit card October 26, 2020, to October 28, 2020
BA(Hons.) Korean Written test and Interview October 29, 2020
Declaration of MA Hindi merit list October 22, 2020
Declaration of MA/M.Sc. Mathematics entrance exam result October 24, 2020
Declaration of M.Com entrance exam result October 22, 2020
M.Sc. Botany entrance exam November 3, 2020
M.Sc. Zoology entrance exam November 4, 2020
Declaration of following entrance exam results:
  • M.Sc. Forestry
  • M.Sc. Environmental Science
October 22, 2020
Declaration of merit lists for following M.Voc courses:
  •  Entrepreneurship and Foreign Trade
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management 
October 20, 2020
Manipuri Hons./ Elective Entrance Exam 2020 November 2, 2020
Availability of Manipuri Hons./ Elective Entrance Exam 2020 admit card October 25, 2020
MA Economics entrance exam October 31, 2020
Availability of MA Economics entrance exam admit card October 27, 2020
1-Year PGDEFT(Post Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Foreign Trade) Entrance exam October 28, 2020
Masters in Mass Communication entrance exam October 28, 2020
Availability of Masters in Mass Communication entrance exam admit card October 25, 2020
MCA Entrance exam October 31, 2020
MU PG Diploma (Human Rights) Admit Card Download 2020 December 8, 2020 onwards
MU PG Diploma (Human Rights) Entrance Test 2020 December 16, 2020
MU MA (National Security Studies) Online Admission Last Date 2020 December 10, 2020
MU MA (Manipuri) Last Date for Entrance Test Document Verification December 10, 2020
MU Last date for Admission in MA in Linguistics 2020 Extended till December 9, 2020
MU Document Verification for Provisionally Selected students for 2020 Admissions in M.Sc. (Biotechnology) Latest by December 3, 2020
MU Pre-Ph.D. Admission (Sociology) Interview December 15, 16, & 17, 2020

University offers placement opportunities to all deserving candidates, top recruiting companies are axis bank, Tata services, Vodafone, MABARD, etc. different courses have different placement opportunities.

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Manipur University Highlights

Established | University type 1950 | Central
Approved by UGC
Accredited by NAAC
Courses offered BA, B.Sc, BBA, BCA, MA, M.Sc, MBA, MBBS
Entrance exam NET, JEE MAINS, CAT/ XAT
Application mode Online
Admission criteria Entrance Based
Top recruiters HDFC Bank, Posoco, Nabard, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, etc.
Campus area 287.53 acres
Facilities available Hostel, library,
Official website https://www.manipuruniv.ac.in/

Manipur University Courses

Manipur University, Imphal offers 610 courses across 13 streams, all the courses offered are full-time, and few popular courses offered by the university are:

Courses Details
B.Sc  Specializations: Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Life Science, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Geography, Anthropology, Earth Science, Environmental Science
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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BA Specializations: Manipuri, Hindi, English, Linguistics, Philosophy, Dance, History, Political Science, Sociology, and Economics
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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B.Ed Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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BE Specializations: Computer Science, Civil, Electronics and Communication Engineering
Duration: 4 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (JEE Main)
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B.com Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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BBA Hons Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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BCA Hons Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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MBBS Specializations: Computer Science, Civil, Electronics and Communication Engineering
Duration: 5.5 years
Eligibility: 10+2 with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (NEET-UG)
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M.A Specializations: Manipuri, Hindi, Dance, Linguistics, English, Philosophy, History, Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Education, Adult Continuing Education, and Extension
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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M.Sc Specializations: Anthropology, Earth Sciences, Forestry, and Environmental Sciences, Geography, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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M.com Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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MBA Specializations: Human Resource, General, Marketing, and Finance
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (CAT)
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MPES Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
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MCA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduate in relevant subject with min 50% aggregate
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Ph.D. Specializations: Manipuri, Hindi, Dance, Linguistics, English, Philosophy, History, Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Anthropology, Earth Sciences, Forestry, and Environmental Sciences, Geography, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Library and Information Sciences
Duration: 2-5 years
Eligibility: Master’s degree with 55%
Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (UGC- CSIR NET)
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Manipur University Admission

Admission to Manipur University is based on both merit and entrance.

How to Apply?

  • Visit the university office to collect the application and fill it there only. 
  • To apply online, forms can also be downloaded from the official college website.
  • Fill all the relevant details.
  • Submit it and pay the application fees of INR 500 (INR 300 for SC/ ST) by Cash/ Online Payment/ NEFT.

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Manipur University Facilities

University is spread across 287 acres with humongous facilities, some of them are:

  • Library: University has a well-equipped library with all reading facilities and a seating capacity of 200 only. The library follows an open access system by which students can read the desired book(s) directly from the stack. Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is available for checking the availability of a book. The library has a conference hall with a seating capacity of 80+. All the Teachers, Research Scholars, Students, Officers, and Non-Teaching staff of the university can enroll as library users. University also has an e-library available to its members.
  • Health Center: University also has its health center inside the campus, to provide premium health care facilities to all students, teaching and non-teaching staff. The health center consists of a Chief Medical Officer, a Resident Medical Officer (PT), one Dental Surgeon (PT), one staff nurse, one pharmacist-cum-typist, and one peon. The main objective of the Health Centre is to provide healthcare to all to the extent possible.
  • Computer laboratory: University has a well-equipped computer lab for students and scholars, it also conducts short-term courses for trainees. A wide range of options is available, students and scholars can gather any academic details necessary from computer labs.
  • Hostel: University has great accommodation for both girls and boys, it provides six boys and eight girls’ hostels which can accommodate 592 boys and 564 girls. Hostel mess and other curricular activities are present as well. University also provides a hostel for faculty staff.
  • Transport: The university has 6 buses, which ply between the city and campus twice a day. Fee charges are nominal as well.
  • Other facilities: Museum, postal and banking facilities, guest house, community development cell, etc.

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Manipur University Faculty

University has well trained, highly educated teaching and non-teaching staff that provide sheer guidance to all its students. The primary aim of all faculty members is to provide the utmost academic assistance to all students. The teaching strength of the university is 225 professors, the majority hold Ph.D. degrees in their respective domains.

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Manipur University FAQs

Ques. When does admission start at Manipur University?

Ans. Manipur University, Imphal begins its admission process every year in July which usually stretches for 2 months.

Ques. How do we reach Manipur University?

Ans. Manipur University, Imphal, is located 7 km from the heart of Imphal. University is 11 km away from Tulihal airport, Imphal.

Ques. Does Manipur University offer placements?

Ans. Yes, Manipur university offers placement benefits. Top recruiting companies that visit campus are Apollo, RML, MAX, Axis Bank, Tata Capital, HDFC, Birla Sunlife, Vodafone, and a few local companies as well.

Ques. Does Manipur University provide the scholarship?

Ans. University offers Free Studentships & Financial Assistance to students as well. A limited number of free studentships and financial assistance is given to needy and deserving Post-Graduate students of the University.

Ques. What is the fee for an MBA course at Manipur University?

Ans. The fee for the MBA course is INR 34,550 per year.

Ques. Is MU a traditional University or an Online University?

Ans. MU is purely a traditional university with on-campus learning programs now. However, it may start distance learning and online programs in the future as per the demand of the people.

Ques. Which companies visit Manipur University for campus placements

Ans. Yes, The University invites various top-notch companies such as Axis Bank, Tata Capital, HDFC, Birla Sunlife, Vodafone,etc.

Ques. Does Manipur University provide guest house facility along with hostel facility?

Ans. Yes, The University provides the guest house facility for the students along with the hostel facility. The Manipur University has a Guest House in its campus. The Guest House has 17 two-bedded rooms of which 6 rooms are at the ground floor while 11 rooms are at the first floor of the guest house. 

Ques. Does the University provide a transport facility to its students?

Ans. There are 6 buses of the University which travels between the city and the campus twice a day. Also, there are many private transport services linking the campus.

Ques. Does the University provide scholarships to its students?

Ans. Free scholarships and financial assistance are available for needy and deserving Post-Graduate students of the University.

The University also has provisions for awarding Non-JRF UGC fellowships to deserving M.Phil/Ph.D students of the five Schools of Studies. Gold Medals are awarded to meritorious students who secure first-class first positions.