Nirma University Admissions 2017

Nirma University, located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat was established in the year 2003 as a Statutory University under a special act passed by the Gujarat State Legislative Assembly. This Private University is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2 (f) of the UGC Act and is duly accredited by NAAC. It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).

Nirma University offers a variety of courses at the Under Graduate (UG), Post Graduate (PG), Diploma and Doctorate (Ph. D.) levels in various disciplines like management, science, law and many others. The various courses offered in these fields include B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering, Master of Business Administration (MBA), B. A. LL. B. (Hons.) among many others.

Nirma University UG Admission

Nirma University offers several courses at the Under Graduate Level. Several of the courses offered here are B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering, B. Arch., etc., in disciplines of arts, science, law, computers and many more. The details of the courses offered by the university are as given in the table below:

S. No.

Name of Course

No. of Seats

Institute of Technology

1

B. Tech. Chemical Engineering

60 Seats

2

B. Tech. Computer Engineering

120 Seats

3

B. Tech. Civil Engineering

120 Seats

4

B. Tech. Electrical Engineering

120 Seats

5

B. Tech. Electronics & Communication Engineering

120 Seats

6

B. Tech. Instrumentation & Control Engineering

60 Seats

7

B. Tech. Information Technology

120 Seats

8

B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering

120 Seats

Institute of Management

9

BBAMBA (5 Year Integrated Programme)

120 Seats

Institute of Pharmacy

10

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.)

120 Seats

Institute of Law

11

B. A. LL. B. (Hons.) (5 Year Integrated Programme)

120 Seats

12

B. Com. LL. B. (Hons.) (5 Year Integrated Programme)

60 Seats

Institute of Architecture

13

Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch.)

80 Seats

Department of Design

14

Bachelor of Design Industrial Design (B. Des.)

40 Seats

15

Bachelor of Design Communication Design (B. Des.)

40 Seats

Institute of Commerce

16

Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com. (Hons.))

60 Seats

 

Nirma University PG Admission

Nirma University also offers courses at the Post Graduate level in disciplines of science, management, law and many others. The details of the various degrees provided by the university at the Post Graduate level are given in the table below:

S. No.

Name of Course

No. of Seats

Institute of Technology

1

M. Tech. Chemical Engineering (Environmental Process Design)

18 Seats

2

M. Tech. Civil Engineering (Computer Aided Structural Analysis & Design)

18 Seats

3

M. Tech. Computer Science & Engineering

18 Seats

4

M. Tech. Computer Science & Engineering (Networking Technologies)

18 Seats

5

M. Tech. Information & Network Security (Information & Network Securities)

18 Seats

6

M. Tech. Electrical Engineering (Power Electronics, Machines & Drives)

18 Seats

7

M. Tech. Electrical Engineering (Electrical Power Systems)

18 Seats

8

M. Tech. Electronics & Communications Engineering (Communication Engineering)

18 Seats

9

M. Tech. Electronics & Communications Engineering (VLSI Design)

18 Seats

10

M. Tech. Electronics & Communications Engineering (Embedded Systems)

18 Seats

11

M. Tech. Instrumentation and Control Engineering (Control & Automation)

18 Seats

12

M. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (CAD/ CAM)

18 Seats

13

M. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Computer Integrated Manufacturing)

18 Seats

14

M. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Design Engineering)

18 Seats

15

M. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering)

18 Seats

16

M. Tech. Chemical/ Electrical/ Mechanical (Energy System)

18 Seats

Institute of Management

17

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

240 Seats

18

Master of Business Administration (Family Business & Entrepreneurship)

60 Seats

Institute of Pharmacy

19

M. Pharm. Pharmaceutics

As Decided

20

M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Chemistry

As Decided

21

M. Pharm. Pharmacology

As Decided

22

M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Analysis

As Decided

23

M. Pharm. Regulatory Affairs

As Decided

Institute of Science

24

M. Sc. in Biotechnology

40 Seats

25

M. Sc. in Biochemistry

25 Seats

26

M. Sc. in Microbiology

25 Seats

Institute of Law

27

LL. M. Legal Pedagogy and Research, Science Technology and Law

As Decided

28

LL. M. Commerce and Corporate Law

As Decided

29

LL. M. Constitutional and Administrative Law

As Decided

30

LL. M. Criminal and Security Law

As Decided

 

Nirma University Application Process

Application Process

Candidates are required to read the Admission Application Instructions carefully before filling the form and register for the online application form on the university website.

Thereafter, the candidates are required to fill in the online application form and submit it along with the payment of application fee (non- refundable) which will vary according to the course.

Bifurcation of Seats

The bifurcation of seats will vary according to the course but broadly, the seats are divided into the following categories.

  • Admission Committee for professional Courses (ACPC)
  • All India Category
  • NRI/ NRI Sponsored Category
  • Gujarat State Category
  • Children of Indian workers of Gulf countries and South-east Asia (CIWGC- SEA)/ Person of Indian Origin (PIO)/ Foreign Nationals (FN) categories

Selection Procedure

The candidates opting for any of the above mentioned streams will be required to appear for an Entrance Test conducted by the University and admission will be on the basis of merit obtained in this Entrance Test.

For certain courses, aspirants are also required to appear for the National Level Exams wherein the candidates are required to obtain the minimum score as given by the University and admission will be on merit basis.

Nirma University Admission Process

UG Admission Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria set by the University will depend on the course opted by the candidate. The eligibility criteria for the courses provided by the University are as follows:

Bachelor in Technology

Candidate should have appeared in JEE (Main).

Candidate should have passed his/ her 12th Science Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with the percentage of marks as decided by the Government of Gujarat under the rules of admission.

BBA - MBA

The candidates applying for admissions under All India Category and NRI Sponsored category are required to apply and appear for the admission test UGAT (Under Graduate Admission Test) to be conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA).

In addition to UGAT application, the candidates are also required to apply for Institute of Management, Nirma University.

Bachelor in Pharmacy

The candidates must have passed their 10+2 with Science stream with minimum 50% of marks. Admission will be on merit basis.

Bachelor in Architecture

Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination with the minimum percentage of marks and subjects as prescribed by the Government of Gujarat under the admission rules and should have appeared for NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) examination. Admission will be on merit basis wherein marks obtained in qualifying examination and NATA will be given equal weightage.

Candidates should have a valid score in the NATA examination, and

Candidates should have passed HSC examination (10+2) or Diploma Examination (10+3) with Mathematics as one of the subjects with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

Bachelor of Design

Aspirants should have passed the HSC examination (10+2) or any other recognised examination considered equivalent by Nirma University with minimum 50% aggregate marks, or

Candidates holding 10+3 Diploma approved by State Board of Technical Education or any other board/ university as considered equivalent by the Nirma University with minimum 50% aggregate marks will also be considered eligible.

Bachelor of Commerce

Candidates aspiring to pursue this course should have passed the HSC examination (10+2) or any other recognized examinations considered equivalent by the Nirma University, with English as a subject along with Accountancy/ Business Administration/ Economics/ Statistics/ Mathematics as one of the subjects.

PG Admission Eligibility Criteria

Candidates seeking admission to the Post Graduate programme in any discipline provided by the University should have obtained their Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with the minimum percentage of marks as prescribed by the governing body or institution from time to time or its equivalent grade point index.

OR

The Candidate should have passed any other qualifying degree/ diploma examination considered as equivalent by the Nirma University with the minimum percentage of marks as prescribed by the certifying body or institution from time to time.

Aspirants who have appeared for the final semester of the qualifying examination may also apply. The results of such applicants have to be submitted within 30 days of commencement of the semester failing which their candidature will stand cancelled.

Available College Facilities

Nirma University offers a lot of facilities to its students so that they are able to grasp as much detailed information as they can. This University has facilities like fully furnished classrooms, laboratories and specialised libraries for almost every department. This way, it has been ensured that there is no limit on learning and that the students get many opportunities to learn and grow constantly. 

Classroom

Nirma University aims to provide its students with quality education which is why they have separate classrooms for all the departments so that they students are given a conducive environment for learning. Classrooms have facilities like audio-visual teaching aids and projectors for a better understanding of the course. 

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory

Nirma University has fully equipped laboratories for its science, technology and computer students. These laboratories are equipped to help the students have a comprehensive understanding of the course so that they are able to get better placements and excel in their careers. Students are able to practice what they learn in their classrooms. 

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Library

Nirma University also has libraries for its students so that learning is not just limited to the classrooms. There are specialized libraries for almost every department at Nirma University. The students here, get an opportunity to have a detailed understanding of the course that they are doing which will help them have a better career for themselves. 

Facilities available in Library

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