Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), is a state university which provides degrees in engineering, management and other professional courses through its various affiliate institutions and departments. It was formerly known as West Bengal University (WBU) and was founded in 2001. It has achieved excellence in its endeavours and has been ranked 157th among the engineering colleges in the NIRF rank of 2020 surpassing its previous 165th rank in 2019. And is also awarded as B+ Grade by NAAC. The state university has also launched new certification and diploma courses on archaeology and also has the partnership with Coursera.
|Established | Institution Type||State University|
|Approved by||AICTE and UGC|
|Entrance exams||CET, WBJEE, JEMAT, and PGET|
|Courses Offered||UG and PG courses|
|Affiliated Colleges||200 affiliated colleges|
With a spectacular reputation of its own, the university has achieved a lot of success in its 19 years of operation and has made a remarkable position in the state of West Bengal. Some ranks are listed below.
The popular courses offered by the university are B.Tech., M.Tech. and M.Sc. And besides that, the university offers 28 UG and 28 PG courses along with 5 PG diploma courses.
And the various courses and their eligibility as provided by the university are:
|B.Tech.||4 years||Pass in 10+2 examination with at least 45% marks from any recognized institution|
|MBA||2 years||Any Bachelor degree with minimum of 50% aggregate from any recognized institution|
|M.Tech||2 years||Allied Bachelor degree with minimum of 50% aggregate from any recognized institution|
|BBA||3 years||Pass in 10+2 examination from any recognized institution|
|B.Sc.||3 years||Pass in 10+2 examination from any recognized institution|
|M.Sc.||2 years||Any Bachelor degree from any recognized institution|
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Admissions in the university is done through various online and offline modes of entrance exams conducted by the university. Candidates must clear CET for B.Sc., and BCA and PGET entrance exam for admission to M.Sc. course. Admission to B.Tech. course takes place through state level WBJEE entrance exam. For admission to MBA, students need to sit for the JEMAT entrance exam.
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As per the reviews of various candidates, it records closer to 100 percent placements with its excellence in personal grooming of all the candidates. In fact, the university invites various top companies for the recruitment process such as Infosys, Wipro, IBM, Cognizant, Amazon, and Coca-Cola, etc. So, it's considered as a fair place for great placement opportunities.
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The university provides various types of scholarships, which helps out the various candidates who are worthy or in a genuine need of one. And some of the scholarships offered are:
Minority Scholarships- It is the scholarship for uplifting the minority communities.
Kanyashree Scholarships- This scholarship is provided to improve the status and well-being of girls from the socio-economically classes.
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The university provides some great facilities for over 1,50,000 students as follows:
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Ques. What is the decision of the university for the results of ongoing UG and PG courses?
Ques. Is the university under the HRD department?
Ques. Who are the competitors of the university at Kolkata?
Ques. When are the WBUT supplementary exam conducted?
Ques. What are some helpful tips for students starting their first year at the university?
|B.Tech||₹49,000 (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 45% + WBJEE|
|MBA||₹1 Lakh (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + JEMAT|
|M.Tech.||₹81,200 (1st Year Fees)||Pass in Graduation + GATE|
|BBA||₹48,200 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.Sc||₹58,200 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.Sc||₹60,300 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|Certification||₹12,000 (Total Fees)||-|
*Estimated Fees, Official Verification is Pending
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|University of Calcutta, Kolkata||# 8 by The Week (university)||₹7,707|
|Kalyani Government Engineering College - [KGEC], Nadia||-||₹13,039|