Birla Global University (BGU), Bhubaneswar offers various courses such as M.Sc, M.Com, B.Com, BBA, BBA LLB, and many more such courses in art, literature, culture, science, and management fields. The University intakes are based on past educational records and qualifying entrance examination results conducted at national and university levels. 

Birla Global University (BGU), Bhubaneswar is inviting applicants for admission to its undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Candidates interested can apply for BGU Admission at forms.bgu.ac.in

BGU Bubneshawar Highlight 

Entrance Exam University-level: BGU Written Test
National-level: CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/NET
Types of Programs UG, PG & Ph.D.
Campus 30 Acres
Schools

Birla School of Management 

Birla School of Communication 

Birla School Of Law 

Birla School of Social Sciences & Humanities

Birla School of Commerce 

Mode of Registration Online and Offline
Official Website https://www.bgu.ac.in/

BGU Bhubaneswar Courses

BGU offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research level programs under five schools. The brief of the courses, eligibility, and duration is tabulated below:

Name of the School Course Duration Eligibility
School of Management MBA 2 Years Graduate in any discipline with at least 50% aggregate marks + Valid score in CAT/XAT/CMAT/BET
MBA Business Analytics Graduate in any discipline with at least 50% aggregate marks + Valid score in CAT/XAT/CMAT
BBA (Hons.)
3 Years

Intermediate graduate (10+2) with at least 50% aggregate marks.
BBA (Digital Marketing) 
BBA (Business Analytics)
Ph.D. in Management  3-6 Years Masters in Business Administration with a good research background in Management Studies with at least 55% aggregate marks.
School of Communication MAJMC 2 Years Graduation with at least 50% aggregate marks.
BAJMC (Hons.) 3 Years 10+2 from any stream with at least 50% aggregate marks.
School of Commerce M.Com 2 Years Graduation with at least 50% aggregate marks.
B.Com (Hons.) 3 Years 10+2 with at least 50% aggregate marks.
School of Social Science Ph.D. in Economics 3-6 years Masters in Economics with a good research background with at least 55% aggregate marks.
MA in Economics 2 Years Graduation with economics as a subject and at least 50% aggregate marks .
BA (Hons) in Economics 3 Years 10 +2 with at least 50% aggregate marks.
B.Sc (Hons.) Data Science 10+2 with Maths/Statistics/IT
School of Law BBA LLB (Hons) 5 Years 10+2 with at least 45% aggregate marks + Valid score in CLAT/AILET/XLET/BGU Admission Test

Note: Candidates are suggested to visit the Courses and Fee Structure page before applying for your desired course.

Seat Intake capacity as per course

Seat intake

Note: For the rest of the courses, the university admits 30 students in each program.

BGU Bhubaneswar Admissions

BGU Bhubaneswar invites applications for BBA, BAJMC, MBA, M.Com, Ph.D., etc. The applicants seeking admission for any of the courses must register themselves. The mode of the application and registration is online and offline as well. Below is given the steps to apply via online mode:

Step 1: Visit the official website of the University and navigate yourself towards the Admission tab

Step 2: Click on ‘Apply Now’ and scroll down the page, select your desired course from the concerned schools

Step 3: Candidate will be directed with the registration page. Enter your personal credentials like Email id, Phone Number, and Password.

Step 4: Successfully registered candidates will receive a link for an application procedure on their given contact details, open the link and application form will appear.

Step 5: Fill in the form duly and upload the required scanned copies such as Coloured Photograph and Signature

Step 6: Submit the form and make an online payment of application fee via Debit/ Credit Card or Net Banking.

Note: Candidates who successfully submitted their application will receive an Online Application Number, form and fee receipt. Download such copies for future requirements

Offline Mode:

Visit the official website of the Admission page of the university and download the Birla Global University Application Form. Fill the form with blue/ black ballpoint pen and send the duly filled form with the required DD to the following address either by post or in person:
Admission Office,
Birla Global University,
IDCO PLOT NO -2, Gothapatana,
Bhubaneswar,
Odisha – 751003

Selection Procedure

The selection of the candidate will be based on their performances in past qualifying exams, entrance exams conducted at national and university level and personal interviews. Candidates are requested to register the concerned entrance exam website. The types of exams as per course is tabulated below:

Course Qualifying Entrance Exam Read More
BAJMC, BBA, and B.Com BGU Written Test -
MBA CAT Click Here
XAT Click Here
MAT Click Here
CMAT Click Here
BA LLB CLAT Click Here
AILET Click Here
XLET -
BGU Admission Test -
Ph.D. UGC NET Click Here

Check: BGU Admissions

BGU Bhubaneswar Scholarships

BGU Scholarships are given to students who have performed well in their academics. Scholarships are given if the student:

  • Have secured more than 60% or equivalent CGPA in 10th, 12th and Graduation 
  • Have secured a minimum of 60 percentile in CAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ MAT Entrance Exam conducted by BGU.

Note:​ Scholarship amount can vary from a 10-15% waiver in tuition fee.

Check:  BGU Scholarships

BGU Bhubaneswar Placement

Students get information about placement opportunities from the institute’s Centre for Corporate Relations (CCR) through postings in their group (PGDM, IB, etc.) as well as through postings on the notice board for placement news. As the recruiters confirm the date of the interview process, it is communicated to students who are also advised on the documents required by the recruiter like CV, Summer Internship Project Report, etc. The table below shows the growth of placement records from the last 4 years.

Placement Detail Rise in growth from 2015-17 to 2016-18
New companies addition 100%
Average no. of students selection per company 86%
Average chances per student 58%
No. of companies selected more than 5+ students 300%
Total no. of opportunities 274%
Students education

Some of the Top-Recruiters are Deloitte, Berger, Tech Mahindra, Café Coffee Day, 99acres.com, Vodafone, Kurl-on, Axis Bank, Asian paints, Lotte, ITC Limited, Godrej, Colgate-Palmolive and many more.

Check: Birla Global University Placement

BGU Bhubaneswar Faculty

Prof. Swagat Kumar Mishra

  • Designation: Asst. Professor
  • Qualification: Ph.D. in Climate Economics from NITIE
  • Contributions: Conducted 13 National Workshops and 3 academic publications

Dr. Ajit Kumar Dash

  • Designation: Asst. Professor
  • Qualification: Ph.D. in Economics from Sambalpur University
  • Contributions: Member of Economics Science Society of Tripura, Indian Econometric Society, and Indian Economic Association

Dr. Seba Mohanty

  • Designation: Asst. Professor
  • Qualification: Ph.D. in Economics from Sambalpur University
  • Contributions: Published Six National Publications

Check: BGU Bhubaneswar Faculty

About BGU Bhubaneswar

Birla Global University is a self-financed private unitary University and has been established by the enactment of the Birla Global University Odisha Act, 2015 and is situated in Bhubaneswar, Orissa. The university aspires to create new generation Managers and works in direction of refining the quality of management education with the finest of faculty members and state of art of facilities. At present, the university has 5 schools and in this way, aims at catering to the need of the young mass of the country and to take Odisha to the global arena in the sphere of higher education. The schools offering courses are such as Birla School of Management, Birla School of Communication, Birla School Of Law, etc.

BGU Bhubaneswar FAQs

Ques. What are the courses offered by Birla Global University?

Ans. Birla Global University offers various courses such as M.Sc, M.Com, B.Com, BBA, BBA LLB, and many more such courses in art, literature, culture, science, and management fields. 

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for Undergraduate Courses at Birla Global University?

Ans. Admission to all other UG courses at Birla Global University will be done on the basis of merit, candidates must have completed their Class 12 and for admission to BA LLB, candidates must have a valid CLAT/ AILET/ Xavier Law Entrance Test (XLET) score.

Ques. What is the admission process for the MBA programme at Birla Global University?

Ans. Admission into the MBA programme is screened based on qualifying any one of these competitive examination i.e. CAT / XAT / MAT / CMAT / GMAT / Entrance Examination conducted by BGU. Thereafter, a Written Essay and Personal Interview process is conducted with the support of senior corporate managers to select students for the programme. Final selection into the program involves suitable weightages allocated for Work Experience, Academic and Professional Qualifications, Regional background etc.

Ques. Does Birla Global University offer scholarships 

Ans. Yes, Birla Global University offers scholarships to students with good academic performances. The criteria for availing the scholarship is as follows :

Scheme-1

  1. The candidate must have secured more than 60% or equivalent CGPA in 10th, 12th and Graduation.
  2. The candidate must have secured a minimum of 60 percentile in CAT 2019/XAT 2019/GMAT.

Scheme-2

  1. Candidates must have secured more than 60% or equivalent CGPA in 10th, 12th and Graduation.

2.Candidate must have secured a minimum 60 percentile in MAT (Sept 2019/Dec 2019/Feb 2020/May 2020)/ CMAT 2020/Entrance Exam Conducted by BGU.

Ques. What is the admission criteria for the Ph.D programme at Birla Global University?

Ans. All candidates desiring to pursue Ph.D Degree from Birla Global University have to appear for an Entrance Test conducted by the University centrally. However, candidates who have qualified UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/SLET/GATE/Teacher fellowship holders or have passed M.Phil. programs through the entrance test are exempted from Ph.D Entrance Test.

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for BBA at Birla Global University?

Ans. For admission to the BBA programme at Birla Global University the Candidate should have passed 10+2 with Minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA. Candidates appearing in final examinations can also apply.

Ques. What are the top recruiting companies at Birla Global University?

Ans. The top recruiters at Birla Global University include :

  • Axis Bank
  • ITC
  • Naukri.com
  • KPMG
  • Deloitte
  • Federal Bank etc 

Ques. Does Birla Global University provide hostel facilities to students?

Ans. Yes. Birla Global University provides an off-campus hostel facility to students.The hostel rooms at BGU are provided on a single or twin sharing basis. A medical centre at the BGU hostel is available for students 24/7.

Ques. Does Birla Global University have a placement cell?

Ans. Yes, The Birla Global University placement cell works around the year to fetch the right placement and growth opportunities for the students. The BGU Placement Cell is named as Centre for Corporate Relation (CCR) which organizes various activities and workshops which enable the students to become an effective team leader as well as team players.

Ques. How BBA LLB is different from BA LLB?

Ans. BBA LLB and BA LLB, both the programs are closely related but the syllabus focuses on different career opportunities associated with the topics. BBA LLB focuses on corporate and business law and consists of management and business subjects and law. Whereas, BA LLAB focuses on advocacy, legal consultancy, and practical assemblies including court appearance.

Ques. How much does an MBA Finance cost at BGU Bhubaneswar?

Ans. BGU Bhubaneswar provides MBA in five specializations such as Finance, Human Resource, Marketing, Operations Management, Banking, and Insurance & Financial Services. It costs the same fee for all the specializations that is INR 8,80,000. Students admitted into the course can pay the fee in two or four installments.

Ques. Does a Ph.D. aspirant need to submit the proposal along with the application form of BGU?

Ans. Yes, it is a compulsory part of the application form. A candidate seeking admission in any Ph.D. specialization must mention his desired topic and research area. The short proposal with 2000 words is also compulsory to attach. The final selection will be based on the candidate’s research work as well along with the performances in written test and personal interview.