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. From the above-mentioned universities, GLA Mathura is a better option for Btech in CSE than Galgotia University. The table below gives a brief overview of both institutes: Basis Galgotia University GLA University Fee Structure INR 1.59 LPA INR 1.75 LPA Highest CTC INR 35 LPA INR 32 LPA Lowest CTC INR 8.75 LPA INR 4.5 LPA Galgotia University- The labs of the university are very well-equipped. Students are allowed to follow non-uniform culture which means casuals are allowed to be worn. The campus provides a healthy learning ambiance that is quite suitable for the students. GLA University- (Winning Institute) You should be capable enough to work on your personality development & other mandatory skills. The college has a quite hectic schedule of classes beginning from 8 AM- 4 PM. The faculty in this university is well- qualified, supportive, and helpful. The staff motivates the candidates towards a better future in their career ahead. Apart from this, the institute also offers various sports and games which you can enjoy. It also offers mess facilities. To be successful in the future, you should choose the institute based on the review of the faculty rather than infrastructure.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. Lakshmi Narain College of Technology is ranked at 39th position out of 191 colleges in India bY The Week. Chandigarh University is rated the second-best university in the state by NIRF Ranking. Galgotias University is the sixth-best in the Uttar Pradesh region and ranks at 76th position out of 101 colleges for Pharmacy in India. Lovely Professional University is ranked at 6th position overall by ARIIA among 50 Top Universities of India. LNCT: Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree is available under the School of Paramedical Science. The student-faculty ratio of the course is 20:1 The college is near to the LM Medical College which helps with the practical. Internships are available for the course The students get a chance to be registered in the Paramedical Council of India. Placements: Global Logic, Mu Sigma, Orange Business Services, L&T Infotech, Mphasis are some of the prominent companies visiting the campus. In 2020, the highest salary package was INR 19.5 LPA while the lowest salary package was INR 3.3 LPA. Chandigarh University: Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree is available under the University Institute of Applied Health Sciences (UIAHS). The course is based on a Flexible Choice Based Credit System (FCBCS). There are over 70 Elective Courses within the course curriculum. 75% of the faculty have their doctorate. The students get the experience of several industrial visits. Placements: With over 6617 offers and over 1500 students getting multiple job offers, Chandigarh University was the first Indian institution to hold a Limca Book of Records for the Highest Number of Companies. The highest salary package is INR 35 LPA with over 9 MNCs offering more than INR 15 LPA. Galgotias University: The degree is available under the School of Medical and Allied Sciences in the university. Students that have successfully completed their 10+2 with at least 50% can apply for the course. Placements: Students can get successfully placed in rehabilitation centers, gynecological setups, or even health centers. The highest salary package of the university is INR 10 LPA while the average package being around INR 3.35 LPA. MetLife, Global Logic, Aparta, Asahi India Glass, Daffodil, Spark Minda, Grappus, Pyramid, DCM Shriram, etc are some of the profound companies that recruit students from the university. Lovely Professional University: Bachelor of Physiotherapy is a 9-semester course and provided to students in a clinical environment. 4 elective subjects are provided for the choice of students. The course is recognized by the Indian Association of Physiotherapy (IAP). Laboratories related to electrotherapy, neurology, orthopedic physiotherapy are available for practical learning of students. Placements: Students get placed at physicians, consultants at rehabilitation centers spastic societies, etc. Full-term internships in hospitals and special centers are provided by students. Medicover Fertility, Action Cancer Hospital, Polo Labs, Cactus Communications, Navchetan Hospital, Johal Hospital Jalandhar, Ids Infotech Limited, etc are some of the well-known medical laboratories that recruit students from the university. With over 800 recruiters, the highest salary package in 2020 was INR 42 LPA. It is essential that the student makes their academic choices keeping in mind the college, faculty, department, placement prospects, and campus facilities.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. Noida Institute of Engineering and Technology (NIET) Greater Noida, is one of the popular technical colleges and has been accredited with Grade "A" by NAAC. The institute ranked at 1st position in Greater Noida by DataQuest in 2020. United Group of Institutions is well established educational institutes located in Greater Noida and Delhi. 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 Let us have a look at the difference between the colleges based on some important deciding factors: Ranking: NIET: It ranked 1st by Times of India’s Top Private College Survey. United: It ranked 1st by B School Survey. Galgotias: It ranked 3rd in GHRDC Business School Survey 2019. Admission: NIET: Admission in MBA program is based on scores of CAT/MAT/XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT. The total course fee is 2.42 lakhs. United: Admission in MBA program is based on scores of CAT/ CMAT/ MAT/ or score of any Equivalent Entrance Exam. The course fee for a 2-year course is 2.34 lakhs. Galgotias: Admission in MBA program is based on scores of CAT/GMAT/NMAT. The total fee for two year MBA program is ?3.18 lakhs. Placement: NIET: The MBA course has a placement rate of almost 95 percent. Top recruiters of NIET are KPMG, Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, Naukri.com, Snap Deal, Angel Broking and many more visit the campus for placements. The average placement package offered is INR 3.8 LPA, with the highest package going up to INR 11 LPA. UNITED: The MBA course has a placement rate of almost 80 percent. Top recruiters of United include Flipkart, IBM, Byjus, Wipro, Infosys, TCS, etc. The average placement package offered is INR 6-8 LPA, with the highest package going up to INR 25.12 LPA. Galgotias: The MBA course has a placement rate of almost 99 percent. Top recruiters of United 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. Campus: Galgotias:- It has a campus area of 52 acres with spacious and beautifully academic buildings near Yamuna Expressway. It has well-experienced faculties, well-equipped labs, and better placement records. NIET:- It has a campus area of 13.90 acres with lush green ambiance and Three hostels that offer well ventilated and comfortable rooms and common recreational areas. United university:- It has a campus area of 60 acres with numerous facilities and state of the art infrastructure. United provides all kinds of facilities for students like Wi-Fi, labs, hostel, library, and sports complex. Faculty: NIET Noida is known for employing the best faculty who are professionals and bring their academic expertise to provide students with the best overall experience. The United Group of Institutions has highly qualified and accomplished faculty members. There are over 810 faculty members, making it a large and diverse faculty. Most of the faculty of Galogitas are doctorates in their fields and are therefore very experienced. One can check both positive and negative factors of both the colleges and take a wise decision career-wise.Read more
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 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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|Lovely Professional University - [LPU], Jalandhar||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,37,200|
|Amity University, Noida||# 5 by Outlook||₹3,11,000|
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