Ravenshaw University is a co-educational state university situated in Cuttack, Odisha on the eastern coast of India. 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 PhD admission.
Ravenshaw University Highlights
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
University Grants Commission (UGC)
College Square to Cuttack Railway Station Rd Cuttack - 753003 Orissa, India
Ravenshaw University Courses
The University has 27 departments of which 20 are post-graduate departments. M.Phil. program is available in 14 departments and all the departments have provision for PhD and D.Litt. programs. Presently the University runs 23 Post-Graduate courses with research facilities and 27 Undergraduate honours courses. Read more about Ravenshaw University Courses and Fess.
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 university website.
Aspirants who wish to apply are suggested to check eligibility criteria before applying for any program. The basic eligibility for UG courses is class 12 with not less than 55% marks while for PG courses candidates should have graduate degree in relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks from a recognized university.
Candidates seeking admission to research programs must have master’s degree with required marks. The selection process consists of entrance exam followed by personal interview round. The university conducts its own exam, shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks in entrance exam are considered for personal interview round. Final selection is based on overall performance of candidates.
Applicants having valid GATE score and applying for Ph.D. program, are exempted from entrance exam. To check detailed information about admission click here Ravenshaw University Admission.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level online test which is conducted by IITs and IISc Bangalore on rotational basis. It is held for admission to M.Tech and Ph.D. programs. The minimum GATE Eligibility is graduate degree. GATE Registration is done through online mode, for the academic year 2018, the registration for same has been closed. To know more about exam check GATE Exam Pattern.
Ravenshaw University Scholarships
- National Scholarship
- PG Merit Scholarship
- Senior Merit Scholarship
- Post Metric Scholarship
- Physically Handicapped Scholarships
Ravenshaw University Facilities
Library: 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