Ashoka University was established under the Haryana Private Universities Act of 2006 in National Capital Region. The university is formed under the aegis of Rajiv Gandhi Education City. Its aim is to promote interdisciplinary education and advanced research in the humanities, social sciences, and the natural and applied sciences. The university has four academic schools that offer Bachelor, Master and Diploma courses namely School of Arts and Humanities, School of Economics, School of Social Sciences and School of Natural & Applied Sciences. It also has 2 academic centers to train and develop the skills of students namely, Centre for Entrepreneurship & Leadership and Centre for Writing & Communication. The University offers 2 UG and 3 PG courses.
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Plot no. 2, Rajiv Gandhi Education City, National Capital Region, P. O. Rai Sonepat – 131029 Haryana, India
Ashoka University runs the variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses such as B.A (Bachelor of Arts), B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science) at UG level and MA (Master of Arts), MLS (Master of Liberal Studies) at PG level. The duration of BA and B.Sc. programs is 3 years and MA and MLS is 2 years.
It also offers Ph.D. programs in Biology, Economics, English and Computer Science. The program will cater to all disciplines in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Physical Sciences. Read more about Ashoka University Fees
Admission to all programs offered by Ashoka University is done via online or offline mode. Candidates who wish to apply can submit the application form from official website of university. They can also download the same and submit through offline mode.
Applicants seeking admission to B.A and B.Sc. program should have passed class 12 in relevant discipline with not less than 50% marks. While for master’s programs, applicants must have graduate degree in relevant discipline with minimum 50% marks from a recognized university or institute.
The selection process consists of entrance test which is conducted by university itself followed by personal interview round. Listed candidates on the basis of their performance in entrance exam are called for personal interview. Final selection is done on the basis of overall performance of candidates. Click here to check detailed information about Ashoka University Admission
The university has very good scholarship record. Every year around 50% students of university availed scholarship. Its alumni go on to pursue advanced studies and research at top institutions across the world and receive prestigious scholarships. Here are just a few i.e. Toshiba, Star, SOAS (University of London), The world's bank, Yale University, Harvard Business School etc.
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Collaborations with International University/Institute- The university has collaborated with renowned institutions around the world such as University of Pennsylvania, US; Carleton College, USA; King's College, London
Student Exchange Programs- In this program, students will get a chance to travel abroad and experience new cultural and academic environments.
Scholarship to needy- Ashoka University offers scholarships based on need rather than merit and students from the state of Haryana will be given special consideration for aid opportunities.