Ravenshaw University (formerly known as Ravenshaw College established in 1868) is a co-educational Autonomous University having CPE Status by UGC & NAAC ‘A’ accreditation, situated in the serene and calm region of Cuttack, Orissa in the eastern coast of India, being established on the 15th of November 2006. It is one of the oldest and largest colleges in India. This college was under the administration of Calcutta University in starting and after that, the responsibility was passed on to Patna University in 1917. The University even received affiliation from Utkal University in the year of 1943. It offers multiple numbers of UG, PG and Research Courses. Admission to same is done on the basis of entrance exam which is conducted by the university itself. Ravenshaw University also accepts GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) for Ph.D. admission.
Ravenshaw University Highlights
University Grants Commission (UGC)
NAAC ‘A’ Grade accreditation
College Square to Cuttack Railway Station Rd Cuttack - 753003 Orissa, India
Ravenshaw University Courses
The University possesses 27 departments of which 20 are PG departments. M.Phil. program is available in 14 departments and all the departments have an arrangement for Ph.D. and D.Litt. programs. Presently the University offers 23 PG courses with research facilities and 27 UG honors courses.
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Ravenshaw University Admission
Registration for all courses offered by the university is done through online mode only Eligible and interested candidates can submit the application form on the university website.
Aspirants who wish to apply are suggested to check eligibility criteria before applying for any program.
Ravenshaw University UG Admission
The basic eligibility for UG courses such as BA, BBA, B.Sc., B.Com., is class 12 with not less than 50% aggregate marks without the marks included in the extra options (if any) in a relevant discipline from a recognized university. A 5% relaxation is given for SC/ST candidates in the aggregate marks.
Ravenshaw University PG Admission
The basic eligibility for PG courses like Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Botany, Statistics, Biotechnology, Electronics & Telecommunication, and Journalism & Mass Communication, etc. is that the aspirants should have a graduate degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from any recognized university. A 5% relaxation is given for SC/ST candidates in the aggregate marks.
Ravenshaw University Ph.D. Admission
Candidates seeking admission to research programs must have a master's degree with required marks. The selection process consists of an entrance exam followed by personal interview round. The university conducts its own exam, shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks in entrance exams are considered for personal interview round. Final selection is based on the overall performance of candidates.
Applicants having valid GATE score and applying for the Ph.D. program, are exempted from the entrance exam.
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Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level online test which is conducted by IITs and IISc Bangalore on a rotational basis. It is held for admission to M.Tech and Ph.D. programs. The minimum GATE Eligibility is a graduate degree. GATE Registration is done through online mode. for the academic year 2019, the registration for the same has been closed.
Ravenshaw University Scholarships
Ravenshaw University has so many Scholarship Programs for its meritorious students as a benchmark of excellence and to motivate them to do better under their respective fields.
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Ravenshaw University Placements
The distinguished Training & Placement Cell at the University takes care of all the training and campus placements for its students. The cell is equipped with all amenities and appropriate infrastructure to execute the placement process. The Cell also arranges Pre-Placement interactions, written tests, workshops, and seminars like group discussions, personality development, soft skills, mock interviews are handled by the staff at the office in coordination with the respective departments. In this regard, the cell contacts maximum companies and provides maximum possible assistance to its students in concerned industries, which helps them in getting placements towards the completion of their respective course.
Ravenshaw University Facilities
Kanika Library is the biggest and oldest Library in the State and Central Library of Ravenshaw University, situated in the area of 9000 sq ft.
- 100 computers are installed
- 80,000 E-Books
Prizes and Awards
Savitri Padmanavan Trust Fund Award
Ram Raj Ram Prize
Botany Staff Scholarship
Gyana Ranjan Mishra Award
Dr. B.B.Mishra Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Tarini Chandra Das (Chidananda) Award