Kota University was established in the year 2003 by the Government of Rajasthan. At present, the university offers various UG, PG and M.Phil & Ph.D. courses along with a Diploma program in various specializations.
Application form for all the courses can be filled by visiting the official website of Kota University on payment of INR 500 through the online payment gateway.
Graduation in Relevant discipline
|INR 28,000/-||Click here|
Completion of 10+2 or equivalent exam with Physics/Chemistry/Maths/Biology from any recognized board
|INR 41,000/-||Click here|
|M.A||Graduation in any discipline with a minimum aggregate marks of 48% (60% aggregate for other state candidates)||INR 10,000/-||Click here|
Also, check the Kota University Fee Structure
|University Name||Kota University, Rajasthan|
|University Type||State University|
|Basic Admission Criteria||B.Sc/ Diploma: Merit-based|
|MA/ M.Sc/ M.Tech/ M.Com/ MSW: Entrance and Interview|
|M.Phil/ Ph.D.: Entrance Test and Interview|
|Reservation||For SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD and Rajasthan Domicile|
|Top Institutes in Rajasthan|
|Top Management Institutes in Rajasthan||Top Engineering Institutes in Rajasthan|
|Top LAW Institutes in Rajasthan||Top Arts Institutes in Rajasthan|
|Start date of Registration||June 6|
|Last date of Registration||June 25|
|Display of First Merit List||June 27|
|Extended Date for Registration (MA, M.Sc, M.Tech, MSW, MBA, M.Com, LL.M & Diploma)||July 8|
At UG level, Kota University offers B.Sc and Diploma courses in various specializations. 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics is the minimum eligibility criteria for admission. Admission is offered on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination. Shortlisted candidates are called for the counselling round on the basis of their marks in 10+2.
|Course Name||Subject Combination||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|B.Sc (Pass Course)||Chemistry, Botany, Zoology||10+2 with PCB/ M from a recognized board with 48% marks (pass for reserved categories)||Merit in the qualifying examination|
|Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics|
|B.Sc (Hons.) Physics||with Mathematics||10+2 with PCM from a recognized board with 55% marks (pass for reserved categories)|
|Diploma||Culture & History of Rajasthan||Graduation in any discipline with a minimum of 48% for general candidates and minimum pass marks for SC / ST / OBC candidates|
Key Point: For the candidates belonging to the states other than Rajasthan, a minimum of 60% marks are required at 10+2 level.
At Postgraduate level, Kota University offers MA, M.Sc, M.Tech, MCA, MBA, M.Com and MSW courses in different stream in full-time mode. Bachelor's degree in the relevant discipline is the minimum eligibility criteria. Admission to all the above programs is entrance-based followed by an interview. For M.Tech, GATE passed candidates are also eligible to apply.
Admission to MBA shall be as per CMAT guidelines. CMAT is an online computer-based test conducted by AICTE, India. Students applying for CMAT need to register online. MCA admission shall be as per RMCAAT guidelines. M.P.Ed. admissions shall be offered as per M.P.Ed. Centralized Admission Committee, Govt. of Rajasthan.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|M.Sc (Chemistry)||Organic Chemistry||B. Sc Chemistry OR B. Sc (Chemistry/ Industrial Chemistry/ Polymer Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Medicinal Chemistry, etc.) OR B. Sc. (Hons) in Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Medicinal Chemistry / Pharmaceutical Chemistry / Polymer Chemistry, etc. OR B. Sc.-Tech/ B. Sc.-B. Ed. with Chemistry. Minimum percentage required is 55% (pass is sufficient for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)||University-based entrance followed by an interview and counselling|
|M. Sc.||Industrial Chemistry|
|Physics-Energy||B.Sc. (Maths) with 55% (50% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)|
|Life Sciences||B. Sc. with Chemistry / Botany / Zoology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology / Nursing / Agriculture / veterinary science as one of the subject with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)|
|Wildlife Sciences||Bachelor degree in Science / Medical Science / Engineering / Veterinary Science / Agriculture / Forestry / Pharmacy / Computer Science / Computer Applications or degree recognized as equivalent with 50%.marks (40% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)|
|Botany||B. Sc. With Botany as a main subject of study, or Three / Four-year B.Sc. (Hons) in Botany OR B. Sc.-Tech. or B. Sc.-B. Ed. with Botany as a main subject|
|Zoology||B. Sc. With Zoology as a main subject of study, or Three / Four-year B.Sc. (Hons) in Botany OR B. Sc.-Tech. or B. Sc.-B. Ed. with Zoology as a main subject|
|Geography||B.A. with Geography with 48 % for general candidates, 55 % for B.Sc. with Geography and minimum pass marks for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC candidates.|
|Mathematics||B.A. with Mathematics with 48 % overall or 48% in Mathematics OR B.Sc. with Mathematics with 55% overall or 55 % in Mathematics and Minimum pass marks for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC candidates, All categories from other states: 60%|
|M.Tech||Solar Energy||B. Tech./ B.E./M.Sc. (Physics)/ M.Sc. (Math)/ M. Sc.(Chemistry) with Physics and Math at B.Sc. level with 55% marks (50% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)||University-based entrance or GATE score followed by an interview and counselling|
|MCA||-||B.Sc (IT/ CS) OR BCA with 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)||A valid score in RMCAAT followed by counselling|
|MSW||-||Graduation in any discipline with at least 48% marks for general candidates and minimum pass marks for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC candidates||University-based entrance followed by an interview and counselling|
|MA||Development Studies||Graduation in any discipline with at least 48% marks for general candidates and minimum pass marks for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC candidates|
|Heritage, Tourism, Museology & Archaeology|
|MBA||General||Graduation in any discipline with 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/OBC/SOBC/PH)||A valid score in CMAT followed by counselling|
|International Business||Graduation in any discipline with minimum 45% marks for general candidates and pass marks for SC / ST / OBC / SOBC candidates|
|M.Com||Accounting & Finance||Commerce Graduate with minimum 48% marks for general candidates and pass marks for SC / ST / OBC / SOBC candidates||University-based entrance followed by an interview and counselling|
|M.P.Ed||Physical Education||D. P. Ed. / B. P. E. / B. P. Ed||Merit-based centrallized admission|
|LL.M||-||LL. B. (Professional) three years / five years courses with 55% marks and 50% for SC/ST/OBC||University-based entrance followed by an interview and counselling|
Key Point: For the candidates belonging to the states other than Rajasthan, a minimum of 60% marks are required at Graduation level. In the case of Rajasthan state candidates, if minimum required percentage is 50 for some courses then the candidates belonging to other states must have obtained at least 50% marks.
Kota University also offers Ph.D. and M.Phil. courses in various specializations in full-time mode. The application process for M.Phil & Ph.D. courses start in the month of January and the eligible candidates are required to sit for the Ph.D. entrance test based on which the seats are allotted to the students. Master’s degree with 55% marks in aggregate is the minimum eligibility criteria.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|M.Phil/ Ph.D.||Chemistry||55% marks in aggregate in the relevant Master’s degree. For other states 60% marks are required while for SC /ST /OBC /PWD 50% marks are sufficient||Entrance test and Interview OR CSIR NET/ GATE/ UGC NET or equivalent examination|
|Library & Information Science|
|Drawing & Panting|
The application process is common for all the UG, PG and Ph.D. courses. Students are advised to follow the below-listed steps in order to apply:
|Course||Eligibility||Total Fees/ year||Detailed Fee Structure|
|MBA||Graduation with 50% + CMAT||₹14,000||Check Here|
|Ph.D||Post Graduation||-||Check Here|
|M.Phil||Post Graduation||₹15,000||Check Here|
Ques. What are the popular courses offered by the University of Kota?
Ques. How can a student apply to Kota University?
Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for UG courses in Kota University?
Ques. What is the eligibility for PG courses in Kota University?
Qurs. How are the placements in Kota University?
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College