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    About Gujarat University

    Gujarat University (GU) was established in 1949. The university is located in the state of Gujarat. It is a government-owned co-ed university. Gujarat University Ahmedabad has been approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and has been accredited by NAAC. The total student population of the university is more than 3000 and the total number of faculty members is more than 100. In NIRF 2021 Ranking, Gujarat University has been ranked 62nd in the overall category. In the university category, it has been ranked 43 in the NIRF ranking 2021 whereas in the year 2020 it was ranked 44 in the same category.

    Gujarat University admissions are offered to 77 courses. The university offers admissions to courses at multiple levels. These are the UG, PG and post-PG levels. Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission to the UG courses is offered on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination. Admission to the post PG courses also includes a group discussion and personal interview conducted by the university.

    GU Ahmedabad offers many facilities to its students. Gujarat University Ahmedabad placement cell is known as GU Placement Cell (GUPC) and it oversees all matters related to recruitment and training of the students. The university offers various scholarships to students. GU Ahmedabad scholarships include the UGC and central government scholarships. 

    Gujarat University Location

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad address is Navrangpura, Ahmedabad. The nearest airport to the university is the Ahmedabad Airport which is at a distance of 13 km. The Ahmedabad Junction Railway Station is at a distance of 8.2 km from the location of GDGU. The nearest bus station to GU Ahmedabad is the Navrangpura Bus Station at a distance of 2.1 km. 

    Gujarat University Latest News and Events

    • Webinar on ‘Innovation and Environmental Sustainability by GU Ahmedabad.

    • A ‘Plantation Drive’ by Gujarat University Ahmedabad on the occasion of World Environment Day. 

    Gujarat University Awards, Recognitions Accreditations, Collaborations and Rankings

    • GU Ahmedabad has been approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

    • Gujarat University Ahmedabad has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

    Collaborations

    • Knowledge Consortium Of Gujarat

    • Mahatma Gandhi Central University Bihar

    • Techdefencelabs

    • Astrakhan State University

    • Indian Army

    • Gujarat Sahitya Academy

    Rankings

    • As per the NIRF 2021 ranking,  Gujarat University has been ranked 62nd in the overall category.
    • The varsity has been ranked 43 in the NIRF ranking 2021 in the university category

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad Notable Alumni

    Alumni

    Occupation

    Narendra Modi

    Prime Minister of India

    Amit Shah

    Home Minister of India

    Nitinbhia Patel

    Deputy CM of Gujarat

    Gujarat University Clubs, Committees, and Societies

    GU Ahmedabad has many clubs and societies for the students to be a part of. Gujarat University Ahmedabad clubs and societies provide a platform to the students to explore their unique talents and gifts.

    • NSS - To develop the personality of students by social and community service.

    • Youth Parliament -  It funds and supports the innovative work done by the students of the university.

    • Anti-Ragging Committee - The anti-ragging committee makes sure that the students are in a safe and secure learning environment.

    Gujarat University Facilities

    The university offers a large number of facilities to its students. These facilities help in making the students' time in the university enjoyable and comfortable. Gujarat University Ahmedabad facilities include hostel facilities, sports facilities, library, transport facilities and many more. Gujarat University Ahmedabad has hostel facilities for boys and girls. The university has seminar halls and auditoriums available for the students and faculty to organise functions and events. The university library was established in 1967 and has a huge number of resources which includes books, journals, reports, etc. GU Ahmedabad facilities also include medical facilities. The university is fully prepared to handle any sort of medical emergencies. To cater to the computing needs of the students the university has the latest and modern IT infrastructure. Gujarat University Ahmedabad facilities include sports facilities and a gym for the students. The multi-cuisine cafeteria is part of GU Ahmedabad campus facilities. The university has laboratories to help students in gaining knowledge through experiential learning. Gujarat University Ahmedabad also provides guest room facilities to the visitors. More details regarding Gujarat University Ahmedabad facilities and infrastructure is available on the facilities page.

    Also Read: Gujarat University Ahmedabad Facilities and Infrastructure

    Gujarat University Courses

    The university offers courses at multiple levels. Gujarat University Ahmedabad courses are offered at - UG, PG and post-PG levels. 77 courses are offered by the university. The university offers admission to courses belonging to various streams. Humanities, Science, Commerce, Management, Computer Application, etc are some of the streams. Gujarat University Ahmedabad offers admission to 62 courses at the PG level. The university also offers PG Diploma courses and all the PG Diploma courses have a duration of 1 year. At the doctoral level, the university offers Ph.D courses. For more details visit the GU Ahmedabad course page. Gujarat University Ahmedabad course lists are given below.

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad UG Courses and Eligibility Criteria

    Course

    Eligibility

    B.Com L.L.B

    10+2 

    B.Sc

    10+2 with Science stream

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad UG Courses and Eligibility Criteria

    Course

    Eligibility

    M.B.A Integrated

    HSC with English with 55% marks.

    M.Sc

    B.Sc from a recognised university.

    M.A.

    Graduation from a recognised university. 

    M.S.W

    L.L.M

    L.L.B from a recognised university.

    M.Com

    B.Com/B.B.A from a recognised university.

    PG Diploma

    Graduation from a recognised university. 

    M.J.M.C

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad Post-PG Courses and Eligibility Criteria

    Course

    Eligibility

    Ph.D

    Post-graduation with 55% marks.


    Know About: Gujarat University Ahmedabad Courses Offered

    Gujarat University Admissions

    The university offers admissions to courses at 3 levels - UG, PG and post-PG levels. Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission is offered on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination or on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance examinations. The entrance exams which are applicable for admission to GU Ahmedabad are GATE, Gujarat PGCET, GCET, university entrance exam, etc. Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission process for the post PG courses also involves a group discussion and apersonal interview which is conducted by the university. Further details of GU Ahmedabad admission procedure are given below.

    Gujarat University UG Admission Process

    • Fulfill the eligibility criteria for GU Ahmedabad admissions.

    • Apply for admission to the university.

    • Admissions are offered based on merit in the qualifying examination.

    • Verification of documents and payment of Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission fees.

    Gujarat University PG Admission Process (M.Tech, M.L.W, M.C.A and  M.J.M.C)

    • Fulfill the eligibility criteria for GU Ahmedabad admissions.

    • Appear for entrance exams - GATE, Gujarat PGCET, GCET and GU entrance examination. 

    • Apply for admission to the university.

    • Appear for the counselling process.

    • Verification of documents and payment of Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission fees.

    Gujarat University PG Admission Process 

    • Appear the eligibility criteria for GU Ahmedabad admissions.

    • Apply for admission to the university.

    • Admissions are offered based on merit in the qualifying examination.

    • Verification of documents and payment of Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission fees.

    GU Ahmedabad Process for Post PG Courses

    • Meet the eligibility criteria for GU Ahmedabad admissions.

    • Apply for admission to the university.

    • Appear for the entrance examination conducted by the university.

    • Appear for the group discussion.

    • Appear for an interview.

    • Admissions are offered based on the performance in the entrance examination, group discussion and interview.

    • Verification of documents and payment of Gujarat University Ahmedabad admission fees.\

    Gujarat University Scholarships

    Students of the university can avail the scholarships offered by the University Grants Commission (UGC). Gujarat University Ahmedabad scholarships are Ishan Uday - Special Scholarship Scheme for North Eastern Region, PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child and PG Scholarship for University Rank Holders (First and Second Rank Holders). GU Ahmedabad has been approved by the UGC and therefore the students of Gujarat University Ahmedabad can apply for these scholarships. Students of the college can avail the scholarships which are offered by the central government. Gujarat University Ahmedabad scholarships include Post-Matric Scholarship For Students Belonging to the Minority Communities, Scholarships for Students with Disabilities and Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students. Students who fulfill the eligibility criteria for these Gujarat University Ahmedabad scholarships can avail them. Further details of GU Ahmedabad scholarships are available on the scholarship page.

    Gujarat University Placements

    Placements of the university are handled by the placement cell of the university. The university maintains connections with the corporate world to make sure they stay updated with any changes in the industry. Gujarat University Ahmedabad also trains the students in many aspects to increase their employability. More details of Gujarat University Ahmedabad placement process are available on the placement page. 

    Gujarat University Ahmedabad Placement Statistics PG (2 Years) 2018-19

    Particular

    Statistics

    Batch Strength

    1706

    Number of Graduated Students 

    1610

    Number of Students Placed

    686

    Median Salary

    Rs. 4.81 lakhs per annum

    Students Who Opted for Higher Studies

    538

    Gujarat University Top Recruiters

    Infosys

    Evolutionary Systems Pvt Ltd

    Maruti Suzuki

    Gruh Finance Ltd

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    Gujarat University Highlights

    ParameterParameter Description
    Established1949
    Courses778 Courses, 46 Degrees
    AccreditationsNAAC
    ApprovalsUGC
    GenderCo-ed
    Student count4591
    Faculty count138
    Campus size260 acres
    Gender percentageMale 71% and Female 29%

    Gujarat University Rankings / Accreditations

    Ranking Publisher NIRF

    125 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    DomainYearScoreRank BandRank
    Management202241.94-NA-99

    Key takeaways from Gujarat University's Ranking Statistics

    • Gujarat University ranks higher than 1 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.

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    Female Percentage
    200 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Universities
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend Graph

    47.61
    64.75
    18.38
    83.3
    57.39
    2.65

    Key takeaways from Gujarat University's Ranking Statistics

    • Gujarat University ranks higher than 23 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • Gujarat University jumped by 4 position in 2022 from previous year.
    200 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Overall
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend Graph

    47.72
    64.75
    18.38
    83.3
    57.39
    3.78

    Key takeaways from Gujarat University's Ranking Statistics

    • Gujarat University ranks higher than 23 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • Gujarat University jumped by 4 position in 2022 from previous year.

    Accreditations
    Accreditation is a process by which the quality of all the programmes is examined and certified normally by an external body of academics in a college. It validates and certifies the academic processes practiced within an institute are robust and relevant.

    Other Accreditations NAAC
    Approvals
    In India, a degree can only be delivered by an approved institution and awarded by an institution authorized to do so by an act of parliament or legislature. Approval of institutions can be in the form of affiliation, autonomy, constituent or even approved institution status accorded by a university
    UGC

    Student Diversification at Gujarat University

    Data Source: NIRF 2021

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    PG (2 years): 55/115

    Data Source: NIRF 2020

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    Student Reviews for Gujarat University

    College Infrastructure: 2.2/5
    Academics: 2.9/5
    Placements: 2/5
    Value for Money: 1.6/5
    Campus Life: 3.3/5

    Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

    College Infrastructure

    Ya we have good infrastructure but it needs more improvement. We have smart boards not wifi facility or any sort of internet facility. They aren't well maintained and need proper attention and improvisation. The corridors aren't maintained.

    The factory of memories.

    Place for Practional knowledge

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    Is Gujarat University English medium?

    Central University of Gujarat offers various courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level. The courses provided by the university are in english. The university also provides various open source software offering various audio lectures, slides and audio-video lectures which are all in english. The university has centres under itself that promotes learning in Hindi language as well. The concept is to facilitate the students with various teaching-learning platforms for better preparation.

    What are the selection criteria for the PhD admissions at Gujarat University?

    For the PhD programme admission at Gujarat University, candidates need to have a Master's degree in any relevant stream. Candidates need to appear in the entrance exam conducted by GU which is then followed by a group discussion and personal interview round. Those, who have qualified SET/NET/JRF/GATE/CAT or those who have an MPhil degree from Gujarat University are exempted from the entrance exam.

    How to Apply for an MBA course at Gujarat University?

    In order to apply for the MBA programme at Gujarat University candidates first need to visit the official website of the university- gujaratuniversity.ac.in. Then click on the admission tab and complete the registration process with the necessary credentials. After that login and fill out the application form, upload the necessary documents and pay the application fee. At last, click on the submit button and download the confirmation page.

    Gujarat University Contact Address

    Address:
    Gujarat University, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380009 India
    College Website: Go to the website
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