Galgotias University (GU), Greater Noida ranked 2nd in Uttar Pradesh and 3rd in India by GHRDC Business School Survey 2019. It is also ranked among Top 10 Private University by Times B-School Ranking 2019. The University offers 62 UG, 44 PG, 25 Doctoral, 1 Certificate, 15 Diploma, and 5 Integrated courses. The university has a total of 15 schools on its campus for each specialization. GU Noida has a placement record of providing 2000+ offers to students in 5 months. More than 450 companies have visited the university for on-campus recruitment.
|Admissions open till||November 30, 2020|
|Type of Programs||UG, PG, Doctorate and Diploma|
|Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance based|
|Application Mode||Online and Offline|
|Approved by||UGC, AICTE, BCI, NCTE, INC, PCI & COA|
|Type of University||Private|
|Governing Body||Smt. Shakuntala Educational and Welfare Society|
|Campus area (acres)||52|
|Library||1160 m² carpet area|
Check here: Galgotias University Schools
The following are the awards received by the University for their outstanding performances in academics, research, and placement process.
Given below is the detailed information for the courses offered at the University:
|Course Type||Course Name||Eligibility|
|Undergraduate||B.Sc (Hons)||Intermediate graduate with 50% marks with Science stream|
|B.Tech||Intermediate graduate with 60% marks in PCM OR Up to 5 lakh rank in JEE Mains|
|B.Com (Hons)||Intermediate graduate with 60% marks in best four subjects|
|BA LL.B. (Hons)||Intermediate graduate with 50% marks OR 45% marks in aggregate with CLAT/ LSAT score|
|B.A.(Hons)||Intermediate graduate with 50% marks in best four subjects|
|BJMC||Intermediate graduation with 50% marks in aggregate|
|Postgraduate||M.Tech||B.E/B.Tech with 60% marks|
|M.Sc||Graduation with 50% in aggregate|
|M.Com||B.Com (Hons)/ B.Com with 50% marks|
|MCA||BCA with minimum 50% marks|
|M.Ed||50% marks in B.Ed./B.A. B.Ed./ B.Sc. B.Ed./B.Com|
|MBA||Minimum 60% marks in graduation (OR) 50% marks in graduation with 50% marks in CAT/GMAT/NMAT|
|LL.M.||50% marks in LL.B. (OR) Qualified Law School Admission Test (India) (OR) All India Entrance Test at University level|
|MJMC||Graduation with 50% marks in aggregate|
|Doctoral||Ph.D.||Master’s degree from recognized University with 55% marks or 6 CGPA|
|Diploma||Mechanical Engineering/ Food Technology/ Automobile Engineering/ Business Administration||10th with minimum 40% marks (OR) Intermediate Graduate with 50% marks|
|Certificate||Tourism Studies||10th with minimum 45% marks|
Know more: Galgotias University Courses
The admission process is purely based on merit for all of its courses. The candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying. They can apply through both online as well as offline mode. Given below are the steps for registration:
Step 1: Visit the official website of the university i.e. https://www.galgotiasuniversity.edu.in.
Step 2: Click on ‘Apply Online’ tab available on the home page and fill the online application form.
Step 3: After filling the form correctly, click on the ‘Submit’ icon. You will be routed to the ‘Axis Bank payment gateway’.
Step 4: Pay an application fee using your credit card/ debit card.
Step 5: On a successful application, the system will generate a unique ID for the candidate applying. You will be sent an Email/ SMS for confirmation of registration.
Candidate can walk-in to the admission office of the University at Plot No.2, Sector 17-A, Yamuna Expressway, Greater Noida, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh. They can pay the registration fees in cash or DD in favor of ‘Galgotias University’ after filling the form. The candidate will be provided with an inquiry number at the time of registration. The merit list of all the registered students who have minimum eligibility will be released by the University.
The University provides admission on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination and entrance test conducted at the university level. Following are the exams conducted for all the courses:
For other courses, the university offers admission on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying exam. The admission is granted once all the documents have been verified.
Click here: Galgotias University Admission
The University offers scholarships to meritorious students and students possessing exemplary skills in sports, performing arts or literature. Following is the detailed information on the scholarships provided by the University:
The criteria for the scholarship is based on academic performance in qualifying examinations through the following:
Amount of Scholarship-
Note: These scholarships will be awarded every year from the second year onwards after the declaration of the results for a period of one year.
Read more: Galgotias University Scholarship
The placement record of Galgotias has always been record-breaking with its focus on upholding the highest academic scores. The School of Lifelong Learning at Galgotias University grooms students to effortlessly face the challenges of the corporate world and also to become a better human being once they pass out from the campus. Students are trained to work as a team, think on their feet, improve presentation and communication skills and build a positive attitude.
|Number of Jobs Offers||460+|
|Number of Companies Participated||400|
|Highest Package||INR 15 LPA|
|Average Package||INR 2 LPA|
|Recruited B.Tech students||90%|
|Multiple Job offers||34%|
|Recruited MBA students||92%|
The University has been maintaining great placement records from the last 5 years. It has placed more than 1000 students continuously in 2015 and 2016; 780 students in the year 2012; 640 students in the year 2011; 540 students in 2010 and so on. Some of the associated recruiters with the University include Aditya Birla Group, Airtel, Citibank, HCL, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Indiabulls, Shriram Group, IBM, NIIT, Vodafone, BMW, etc.
Read more: Galgotias University Placement
Galgotias University Facilities
The University is renowned for its modernized campus, strategic learning and global conduct. With modern facilities, the learning environment is designed in a way, which promises to turn students into Global Corporate Personalities. Following are some of the facilities provided for the students by the university:
Galgotias University was established in 2011 by the Smt. Shakuntala Educational & Welfare Society. It is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Delhi and UGC. Galgotias University campus is set in 52 acres of rolling greens at a prime location on the Yamuna Expressway. Galgotias University has collaborations with International Universities like Purdue University, Goethe University, Kent State University and many more.
Given below are the details for the faculty members at the university:
Dr. Raju Shanmugam
Dr. Ajay Shanker Singh
Dr. Avadhesh Kumar
Dr. Raju Ranjan
Dr. Anamika Pandey
Click here: Galgotias University Faculty
Ques. What are the scholarships provided to the students at Galgotias University?
Ans. The scholarships provided are:
Ques. What are the recruiting companies that arrive at the campus of Galgotias University?
Ans. The recruiting companies are:
Ques. How is the placement at Galgotias University?
Ans. Galgotias University provides excellent placement. 450+ students were provided placement as per the record. The highest package offered is INR 15 LPA
The average package lies around INR 2-3 LPA. More than 90% of B.Tech students were placed.
Ques. Are international students awarded scholarships at Galgotias University?
Ans. To provide scholarships and to find students from around the world, Galgotias University offers a number of international scholarships.
The scholarship is applicable to the tuition fee only. Applicants are selected based on their academic achievements. Scholarships are provided based on the marks /grades scored in student’s previous examinations (i.e 10+2/ A levels/3 year Diploma /Bachelor’s degree, etc) as per the course selected.
Ques. What are the facilities provided to the students at Galgotias University?
Ans. There are many facilities provided at the Galgotias, which are:
Ques. Are hostels provided to the students of Galgotias University?
Ans. Yes, students are provided with hostels separately for both girls and boys. All the facilities are provided to the students, which are:
Ques. What is the hostel fee at Galgotias?
Ans. The hostel fees are as follows:
Girl's Hostel Fee
Double Occupancy (attached washroom), AC room – INR 19,000 per month
Double Occupancy (attached washroom), Non-AC room – INR 15,500 per month
Boy's Hostel Fee
Single Occupancy, AC room – INR 15,000 per month
Single Occupancy, Non-AC room – INR 10,000 per month
Double Occupancy, Non-AC room – INR 9,000 per month
The fee amounts do not include mess charges.
Ques. How is the life of a student at Galgotias University?
Ans. With the guidance of excellent teachers, one can have a great academic as well as social life at the University. With stringent attendance rules, good library resources, food court, affordable fees, one will surely enjoy it.
Ques. Is there any kind of management or NRI quota?
Ans. No, admissions will be given only on the merit of the candidates and the eligibility criteria. However, the university provides a number of scholarships to meritorious and deserving students.
Ques. Which is better Maharishi Markandeshwar or Galgotias University for pursuing B.Tech?
Ans. Galogotias University is a better option as compared to Maharishi Markandeshwar. Galgotia is in NCR which provides the students with exposure for reliabilities. A student can actively participate in technical and cultural activities. Maharishi University is a new university and lacks in all these aspects.
Ans. Galgotias University uses marketing strategies for their college. But the university does not have a good faculty and facilities. Given below is a brief overview of the BTech CS program at the institute. Entrance Criteria JEE Main: rank up to 5 lakhs/ 40 %ile Average Salary INR 3.35 LPA Fees (annually) INR 1.7 lakhs According to student reviews, the faculties for CS Btech at the institute are not good. Most of the people on campus speak in Hindi. There is a lack of supply of hygienic drinking water on the campus. Students also complain about security on campus. Anyone can enter the campus without any security check. According to students, even though the marketing campaign promises a fully centralized air-conditioned campus, there are frequent power outages. The university does offer placement, some of the recruiting companies for CS at Galgotias University are Wipro, Infosys, Cognizant, TCS, Accenture. Galgotias University is not good for a BTech in CS. It will be better to look for other options.Read more
Ans. Sharda University, one of the top UGC approved Universities in Greater Noida for providing Best Quality Education. It is ranked among the top 200 Institutes in India for MBA by NIRF. Galgotias University (GU), Greater Noida is one of the reputed universities in India and it has been awarded for being the top-ranking university in academics and Global Linkages. Both of these colleges provide an MBA degree in various fields with a full-time 2-year classroom course. Admission: Sharda University: It accepts CAT, MAT, and XAT score followed by Group Discussion & Personal Interview. 75 score in MAT and 65 score in CAT score is expected for admission. The university conducts its own Entrance Exam namely SUAT for admission. The total fee of Sharda University is 5.2 Lakhs. Galgotias University: Admission in MBA programs is based on scores of CAT/GMAT/NMAT. For admission into the MBA, the university also conducts Galgotias University Management Aptitude Test (GUMAT). The total fee of Galgotias University is 3.18 Lakhs. Campus Facilities: Sharda University: It has a campus area of 63 acres with a magnificent and comprehensive range of facilities within the campus for its students. It provides its students with all the amenities and facilities such as the library, cafeteria, sports complex, and hostel. It provides a huge library, classrooms, and computer labs that are Wi-Fi enabled. Galgotias University: The university has a campus area of 52 acres with spacious and beautifully academic buildings near Yamuna Expressway. It provides all kinds of facilities for students like Wi-Fi, labs, a hostel, and a library. It has well-experienced faculties, well-equipped labs, and better placement records. Placement: Sharda University: The MBA course has a placement rate of almost 100 percent. Top recruiters include Amazon, IBM, TCS, Tech Mahindra, Accenture, WIPRO, Infosys, etc. The average placement package offered is INR 6 LPA, with the highest package going up to INR 54 LPA. Overall 350+ companies worldwide participate in the recruitment process every year. Galgotias University: The university recorded a placement rate of almost 92%. Top recruiters include Aditya Birla Group, Airtel, Citibank, HCL, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Indiabulls, Shriram Group, IBM, NIIT, Vodafone, BMW, etc. The average placement package offered is INR 2 LPA, with the highest package going up to INR 15 LPA. Overall 400+ companies worldwide participate in the recruitment process every year. Both Universities are good for MBA in terms of academics and placements. Both the colleges are well-known colleges in North India having their own advantages and disadvantages. So, choose according to your convenience.Read more
Ans. Sharda University as well as Galgotia’s University offers well-established programs in the fields of physiotherapy. Some of the parameters one can consider before applying to either of the universities are mentioned below: Fees and Eligibility: Not much difference exists in the eligibility criteria between the two colleges but a major disparity occurs in the fee. Particulars about these criteria at both universities are listed below. Universities Fee (first-year fee) Eligibility Sharda University INR 1,53,000 Biology or Life Sciences with minimum 60% marks in 10+2 Galgotias University INR 50,000 PCB in 10+2 with minimum 50% marks Placements: Sharda University: Most graduates from Sharda University pursue careers as physiotherapist, researchers, osteopaths, therapy managers, etc. Top companies where students are recruited include VLCC, Max Healthcare, Fortis Hospital, Artemis, Apollo Hospitals, etc. The average salary package offered is INR 5.5 lakhs per annum. Galgotias University: Students are successfully recruited into hospitals as well as rehab centers, fitness centers, MNCs, etc. Placements include jobs in governmental and non-governmental organizations like Apollo and Max Hospitals, Burns departments, surgery, pediatrics among others. The average salary package offered is INR 4.2 lakhs per annum. Program Highlights: Sharda University: The program focuses on imparting practical knowledge in Radiology, Orthopedics, General Medicine, Image Technology, and Traumatology. It trains students at advanced levels about core skills in the subject including curing a milieu of diseases and disorders. It focuses on learning to improve movement dysfunction and functions of the body and health. Galgotias University: The objectives of this program include making students understand the core areas of the subject. It also includes a practical approach in areas of electro therapy, exercise therapy, biomechanics, anatomy, and more. It also provides students with exposure to current research in the field and in order to further their accuracy in everyday practice. While both institutes are premier institutes in the field of physiotherapy, students can make a decision based on their placement choices and subject focus in both universities to ensure the best possible outcome for their career.Read more
Ans. Amity University is ranked at 1st position by Times B School and 63rd position by NIRF in 2020. The fee structure at Amity for B.com Hons is approximately 2 lakh p.a. The eligibility criteria for this course is 10+2 with a minimum of 60% in Maths. The scholarship given to students based on the performance in class XII is: XII Score Scholarship 93% or above 100% relaxation 88% or above 50% relaxation The highest and the average package offered was 8 lakhs and 5 lakhs p.a. with a placement percentage of 80%. Internships are also offered to the students by the company, where 70% of them get the internship. Top recruiters like Deloitte, Amazon, TCS, Google visits the campus for placements. Coming to Galgotias University, Time B School ranked the university in 8th position in 2020 and it is placed at 55th position by Business World ranking 2019. The fee structure is ? 96,000 which is almost half of the course price when compared to Amity. The eligibility criteria for this course is 10+2 with minimum of 60% in best four relevant subjects Mathematics/Commerce as a subject in XII level. 25% relaxation in tuition fee as scholarship for students securing 93% aggregate and above in class XII. The scholarship given to students based on the performance in Galgotias University Entrance Exam (GUEE) is: GUEE Rank Scholarship 1-10 75% relaxation 11-20 50% relaxation 21-30 25% Relaxation The percentage of students placed in B.Com Hons is 82%, where 37 companies visited the campus for this particular course. The average Package which was offered is 4 lakhs p.a. Companies like Policy Bazar, TCS, Jaro Education, TECH Mahindra visits the institution for recruitment.Read more
Ans. Both the colleges mentioned here are one of the well-renowned colleges in North India and have excellent academic as well as placement records. Both of these colleges provide an MBA degree in various fields with a full-time 2-year classroom course. Admission- Galgotias University accepts admissions through XAT, MAT, and CAT for enrolling in the university with a minimum criterion of 50% in graduation. The total fee of Galgotias University is 3.18 Lakhs BBD takes admission based on the marks obtained in graduation. A minimum of 50% in graduation is required in order to be eligible. The total fees are 2.50 Lakhs. Placements - BBD- The highest package bagged this year by the students was 12 LPA. The top recruiters of BBD are Big Bazaar, BirlaSoft, Coca-Cola, Cognizant, GODREJ, HCL, India Mart, Infosys. Galgotia University- The highest package received by the students was 10 LPA and an average package was 3 LPA. Many prestigious companies visit these colleges during the recruiting process. The top recruiters of Galgotias are Wipro, Infosys, TCS, Accenture, L&T, Ericsson, Capgemini, Tech Mahindra, and Minda Silca. Now, some of the key factors one should know about these colleges. BBD University - BBDU has a quite strong collaboration with foreign universities, research centers, and tie-ups with multinational companies. The University has academic tie-ups with about 13 international universities, 2 international research centers, and industry tie-ups with 9 MNCs. BBDU campus is well equipped with all modern requisites needed to complement learning. Also, BBDU has 11 schools functioning under its name. The placement cell of BBD is well-structured and quite active. They also provide many internships programs. Galgotias University - Galgotias University has been ranked and awarded several times for its academic excellence in various platforms. Galgotias Law School has ranked the 12th among All India Law Schools by GHRDC Times Annual Survey Report in 2017. Galgotias University has been consistent in providing students with amenities such as lush green lawns, centrally air-conditioned ultramodern buildings, sports facilities of both indoor and outdoor, Wi-Fi enabled campus with digital libraries, IT-enabled classrooms, healthcare facilities, and many more. BBD and Galgotias have their advantages and perks. So go through the facts mentioned above and choose according to your preferences.Read more
Ans. This question arises in the minds of every individual after completing school. In this case, GLA University is better as compared to Galgotias University. Particulars Galgotias University GLA University Average Salary INR 4.35 LPA INR 5.08 LPA Entrance Criteria GEEE/UPSEE/JEE Mains GLAET+Interview Fees INR 1.49 lakhs (for 1st year) INR 6.5 lakhs (total fees) Placements: Top core companies participate in the recruitment process at GLA like Wipro, Infosys, Tech Mahindra, etc. Some students also get multiple placement offers. The placement offers were 1700+, this year. In the session 2019-20, over 260 companies came for recruitment. The highest and lowest packages are INR 32 LPA and INR 4.5 LPA respectively. GLA provides the best returns in terms of placements. Faculty: The faculty at GLA University are well qualified and most of the faculty members are Ph.D. degree holders. Extracurricular: Though the fees are a little expensive, the university rooms a student beyond academics. It organizes various conferences for the students in different domains to help in the overall development of the students. GLA University gets an edge with more job opportunities and higher packages. Also, GLA gives more exposure and practical learning in their courses.Read more
Ans. Sharda University is one of the top universities in India. The placement rate for this course is up to 90%. Every year top companies visit the campus for placement. Admission for B. Pharmacy is based on the results of the 12th board. Galgotias University is ranked under the top 20 universities in India. The admission process for B.Pharma is fully based on the results of 10+2. University is known for its good placement and infrastructure. Given below are the differences between Galgotias and Sharda University for B. Pharma. Parameters Sharda university Galgotias university Total course fee 7.28 lakhs 4.40 lakhs Application fee 1, 200 INR 1, 100 INR Average salary 4 lakhs 5 lakhs Admission: Sharda University: The application fee for the undergraduate courses at Sharda University is 1200 INR. Admissions are fully based on the merit of the 12th board. Students are required to have at least 50% to apply for this course. Physics, Maths, Biology, and chemistry should be there as primary subjects. The selection is through SUAT. A total of 60 seats are available for this course by the university. Galgotias University: The application process is fully online with an application fee of 1,100 INR. Likewise in Sharda University, admissions in Galgotias university are also based on the results of the 12th class. Students should have at least 60% in 12th to apply for this course. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology or Biotechnology should be there as mandatory subjects in 10+2. Placement: Sharda University: Companies like Patanjali, Cipla, Sun Pharma, Himalaya, etc visit the campus every year for good placements. The average salary package is 4 lakhs and the highest salary package offered to students is up to 7 lakhs. Galgotias university: Companies like Cipla, Ranbaxy, Apollo, Troikaa pharmaceuticals, etc visit campus in search of placements. The average salary offered is up to 5 lakh and the highest salary package is 8 lakhs. The infrastructure of both Sharda University and Galgotias University is quite great and the institutes have well experienced and highly qualified faculties for BPharm. As for which institute will be better for you, you should decide that.Read more
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