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Rama Devi Women's University was established in 1964 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. It is the first Women’s college to be established in the state of Orissa. It has since been a leader in promoting quality education in the state. The University offers various courses like BA, B.Sc, B.Com at UG level and M.Com, MA, M.Sc courses at PG level. 

Rama Devi Women's University is also equipped with well experienced and qualified Faculty members.The college has an impressive placement record and helps in overall development of students through Internships and Seminars. 

Admission to all UG courses is merit based while for PG courses, it is entrance based. Candidates can apply for this college in online mode.

Rama Devi Women's University Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2005 | Public
Approved by UGC
Accreditation NAAC Grade A
Courses Offered 249 Courses across 4 streams
Popular Courses B.Sc, MA, B.Com
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria UG- Merit based PG- Entrance based
Campus Area 28 Acres
Facilities Available Canteen, Hostel, Auditorium, Gymnasium
Official Website Rama Devi Women's University

Rama Devi Women's University Courses

Rama Devi Women’s University offers a variety of UG, PG and M.Phil courses in a variety of fields. The courses offered are detailed below:

Course Name Details
BA (Hons) Duration 3 years
Specializations: Economics, English, Hindi, History, Home Science, Mathematics, Odia, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics
Eligibility: Pass 10+2 in any relevant stream from a recognized Board
B.Sc (Hons.)  Duration: 3 years
Specializations: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Botany, Zoology, Bio-Technology
Eligibility: Pass 10+2 with science subjects from a recognized board
B.Com (Hons.)  Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Pass 10+2 in any stream from a Board/University recognized by the UGC
B.Ed Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Pass Graduation with minimum 45% marks from any recognized university
M.Sc  Duration: 2 years
Specializations: Bio-Technology, Computer Science, Life Science
Eligibility: Pass B.Sc with the respective specialization as a compulsory subject with min 45% marks from a University recognized by the UGC
M.Com Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Pass B.Com with min 45% marks from any recognized University
M.Phil  Duration: 1 year
Specializations: English, Hindi, Odia, Economics, Life Science, Home Science
Eligibility: Pass a Master’s degree in the relevant subject with min 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST candidates)

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Rama Devi Women's University Admission

Admissions to all UG courses is merit based on the basis of marks scored in qualifying degree. For admission into PG courses, candidates have to appear for the Entrance examination conducted by the college. Only Female applicants are eligible to apply. During Admission, preference will be given to students belonging from the state of Orissa.

How To Apply:

Candidates seeking Admission to the courses offered are advised to follow the steps detailed below:

  • Application to the courses offered can be done Online by registering through the Official Website of the college.
  • Candidates must register using a valid Username and Password for future reference.
  • Pay the application fee of INR. 300/- through Net Banking/ Debit Card
  • Fill in the online application form and Submit the form Online.
  • Applicants are also required to send the hard copy of application form along with required documents by speed post in A-4 sized envelope addressed to:
    • The Chairperson, P G Council, Rama Devi Women's University, Bhubaneswar-751022
  • Applications are required to be submitted on or before the final date of application.

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Rama Devi Women's University Scholarships

AT Rama Devi Women’s University students are welcome to apply for the numerous scholarship opportunities provided by the State/ Central government. Some of them are as follows:

  • National Scholarship
  • Senior Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship
  • Post Matric Scholarship (For S.C./S.T. Students)
  • Hindi Merit Scholarship
  • Scholarship to the Physically Challenged
  • Minority Scholarship

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Rama Devi Women's University Facilities

Rama Devi Women's University provides a number of facilities to its students. Some of them are listed below:


The University has 3 well maintained Hostels for the students- 1 for PG students and 2 for UG students. They are managed by the respective Wardens and provide excellent security. The Mess is also known to provide delicious and healthy meals to the occupants.


There is a well stocked library available for the use of the students as well as for the faculty members of this college. There is also a reading room for scholars. Students are also encouraged to use the computer facilities provided to access the various E-Books, Online Publications, and E-Journals available. 


The college is also equipped with a state of the art auditorium facility which is used to conduct various programmes and functions. The Auditorium has the capacity of over 600 students, and has access to Wifi facility.


The students are encouraged to partake of the Gym facility. A small fee is charged for its use.. 


The University campus is also equipped with a SBI ATM which can be used by Students and Faculty members.

Rama Devi Women's University Faculty: 

Rama Devi Women's University has an impressive roster of over 50 well experienced and highly qualified Faculty members. Over 45 members of the teaching faculty have a Ph.D or Doctorate qualifications, and the majority of the professors have passed M.Phil.

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Rama Devi Women's University FAQs:

Ques. Are there Hostel facilities provided at Rama Devi Women's University?

Ans. There are 3 well maintained Hostels for the students-1 for PG students and 2 for UG students. The Hostel and Mess facilities are provided to students throughout the duration of their classes.

Ques. What is the Eligibility required for the M.Com course?

Ans. Applicants must have passed B.Com(Hons.) with min 45% marks from any recognized University.

Ques. What is the entrance required for B.Sc Botany?

Ans. There is no entrance for B.Sc Botany. However, Candidates must have passed 10+2 with Biology as a compulsory subject from a recognised Board/University.

Ques. What is the process for applying for BA courses?

Ans. Candidates can apply to all the BA courses online by registering through the Official Website of the college.