• Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2010

    age = 7 years

  • university type

    Central

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Available University Facilities

  • Hostel

  • Sports

  • Library

More about Nalanda University

Nalanda University is located in the town of Rajgir, in the northern Indian state of Bihar. It is a Central University that came into being on November 25, 2010, by a Special Act of the Indian Parliament and has been designated as an “Institution of National Importance”. The University presently operates out of an interim Campus in Rajgir. The Administrative Offices of the University are located at the interim campus in Rajgir.


The University presently offers Post Graduate programs in the School of Historical Studies, the School of Ecology and Environment Studies and the School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions.


The University has established collaborations with several institutions abroad as well as with East Asia Summit partners. An inter-governmental Memorandum of Understanding came into effect at the 8th East Asia Summit in October 2013. Till date, 17 countries have signed the MoU namely Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, South Korea, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, New Zealand and Portugal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Lao People's Democratic Republic and Brunei Darussalam.

The Eligibility Criteria for Graduate Admissions is shown below:

S.No

Name

Eligibility Criteria

1.

For Indian students

The minimum requirement is three years Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) wherein the candidate must have secured 55% marks from any Indian University recognized by UGC/AICTE.

2.

For Under-Graduates from all other countries

There is a minimum requirement of a Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 15 years of prior studies i.e. in 10+2+3 pattern with a GPA of at least 2.2 or above on a 4 point scale or equivalent grade if another grade point scale is used.

3.

For all Applicants: Proficiency in the English Language

There is a minimum requirement for all applicants to demonstrate a high level of competence in the English language, as all courses will be conducted in English. All Students must be able to demonstrate that they are able to communicate in English at a level suitable to the Graduate Programs.

Nalanda University requires all applicants to deliver a high level of competence in the English Language. Anyone of the following would be accepted as evidence of competency in English:

• Graduates from Non-Indian Universities need to have scores of one of the accepted English Language Tests (TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, PTE, STEP)
• In absence of any such score, a certificate from the qualifying university which states that the medium of undergraduate study of the candidate had been English.
• The undergraduate examination’s medium of instruction and examination of Indian Students must be English. (a certificate to this effect is needed).

The fees Structure is explained as below:

 

Fee Details

SEM I

SEM II

SEM III

SEM IV

1.

Admission Fees

6000/-

NIL

NIL

NIL

2.

Security Deposit (Refundable)

6000/-

NIL

NIL

NIL

3.

Tuition Fees

28000/-

28000/-

28000/-

28000/-

 

Total

40000/-

28000/-

28000/-

28000/-

 

The Nalanda University offers the following facilities to its students including a library with Wi-Fi connectivity and locker facilities for the students, Cafeteria, Medical Facilities, sports facilities like yoga and games at various Residence Halls and an International Convention Centre with an art gallery, film theatre, seminar rooms and a cafeteria.

Available College Facilities

Nalanda University offers a lot of facilities to its students. The infrastructure aims at bridging the gap between knowledge and resources available to the students. The facilities available include:

•       The University Library

•       Sports and Games

•       Hostel 

•       Medical facilities

•       Convention hall

•       Shuttle service

Hostel

The University provides Hostel facilities for both men and women.

 Fees: Rs.52,000 (approximately)

The various charges for Boarding and Lodging at the University are mentioned as follows :

                                                     Residence Details

 

Per Semester INR

Residence Charges

Air Conditioned (Single)

30,000/-

Non Air Conditioned (Single)

20,000/-

Air Conditioned (Twin Sharing)

22,500/-

Non Air Conditioned (Twin Sharing)

12,500/-

Air Conditioned Economy Single (Limited availability)

25,000/-

Non Air Conditioned Economy Single (Limited availability)

16,000/-

 

The charges for plain Meal are Rs.22,500/- .

Sports

The University offers sports facilities like yoga and games at various Residence Halls.

Library

The University Library

The University Library is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday to Sunday). It is a fully air-conditioned library with Wi-Fi connectivity. The library is fully automated with KOHA ILM software. This library also has locker facilities for students. The Library, though at a nascent stage, is evolving at a great pace and is envisioned to become the hub of student activity in future. 

Library facilities present at this university are intended to help students in their academics and research work.

 

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility