• Establishment Year

    New

    1985

    age > 30 years

  • university type

    Central
  • university NAAC grade

    A

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Available University Facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Library

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Fairly good in terms of placements but can be improved

By Prasanna Kamath (Class of 2020) , 3 weeks, 4 days ago
For : Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology
User Rating
3/5

College doesn't have huge campus but its still ok, wifi facility is only accessible in library and majority of campus placements are in TCS and Accenture. Faculty for almost all departments are experi read more

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology Review

By Anonymous , 7 months, 3 weeks ago
For : Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology
User Rating
5/5

The college is good. Surrounding is happening and clean. Easily accessible campus. Hostels are not good. Academic facilities should be improved. Campus crowd is decent. Extracurricular activities take read more

One of the best colleges in Vidharbha, Recommended!

By Souvik Bera (Class of 2017) , 2 months, 3 weeks ago
For : Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering, Research & Technology
User Rating
5/5

It's a good college in the Vidharbha area probably with the best possible facilities for all the seven disciplines it holds. Professors are really good, mostly they are friendly and approachable for a read more

Average College. But a good one!

By Anonymous , 6 months, 3 weeks ago
For : Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology
User Rating
4/5

The college looks wonderful from outside. CSE dept is quite well compared to others. If you are not a bright student then they will surely work after you in sem end exams. The basic fee is low as it's read more

A good college

By Prashant Raj (Class of 2020) , 6 months ago
For : RVS College of Engineering and Technology
User Rating
4/5

Good college. Affordable fees. Average companies visit the campus for placements. Good campus. College hostel is too good. A very nice campus life. The faculty is good.

More about Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University is a public University which was established in the year 1985 with the mission of “Expansion, Excellence and Equity”. Pondicherry University has Dr. Anisa Basheer Khan as its Vice- Chancellor.  Pondicherry University offers Postgraduate and Doctoral education through regular as well as distance learning mode in the Faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering Technology, Fine Arts, Law, Management and Medicine. This is an affiliating University which has jurisdiction spread over the territories of Puducherry, Lakshwadeep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This University provides free education to all the differently-abled students and even offers rent-free accommodation to all the girl students.

 

In case of PG programs, scholarships are provided by Pondicherry University to the deserving candidates who score highest percentage in the entrance examination and those who secure excellent marks in semester examination. In case of Research courses, fellowships are offered by the University as well as the Government of Pondicherry.

 

Pondicherry University offers a wide array of infrastructural facilities to its students which include a day care centre, auditorium, bank, book shop, guest house, gymnasium, health centre, canteen and even a shopping complex. The University library is renowned for its disabled friendly modern infrastructure spread on a large area of 80,000 sq. ft. The library is fully air-conditioned, WIFI enabled and there are services for the Visually Challenged among the proactive services with RFID technology and 24/7 remote access to a collection of 4.67 lakhs, of which print is 2.17 and 2.5 lakhs of e-resources (e-books, e-journals, e-databases, e-theses, Academic Online Videos, Video Talks etc.)

The University has three off-campus centres in Karaikal, Port Blair and a Community College Campus at Lawspet. 

This University conducts all India level entrance exams for many of its P.G. courses and the results are declared usually in about 10 days and following that, merit-based admission is done. 

Pondicherry University has 13 schools and more than 50 departments which offer more than 150 courses in P.G., P.G. Diploma and Doctorate fields. Pondicherry University also has 21 affiliated colleges under it. Not only that, Pondicherry University also offers distance learning courses.

 

Pondicherry University also aims to have better and warmer connections with its alumni so it aims to create a portal to connect with them which lead to the formation of Pondicherry Alumni Association (PUAA). PUAA is a forum through which communication can be established on a regular basis for its members keeping them informed of the developments within the University and the activities of the Association.

 

Available College Facilities

Established in the year 1985, Pondicherry University has 3 campuses other than the main university campus- the Karaikal Campus, Port Blair Campus and Community College Campus which is the first in Pondicherry to cater to the needs and demands of the local community and helps to enhance their skill development and their employability. It offers several job oriented courses including para medical courses with hands on training by expert medical team at hospitals. It was established with a mission which is- "Expansion, Excellence and Equity". This University has a sprawling scenic, serene and a very beautiful campus with a peaceful and a conducive environment for learning. The life in Pondicherry University is extremely congenial and entirely self contained and self sufficient with a Shopping Complex, Health Centre,  Bank,  Post  Office,  Gymnasiums, Sports facilities, etc. This University also has 92 affiliated colleges which offer Under Graduate and Post Graduate courses in the Faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering Technology, Fine Arts, Law, Management and Medicine.

It offers a lot of facilities to its students which are listed below-

Auditorium

Bank 

Book Shop 

Transport Faclities

Campus

Canteen

Computer Centre

Day Care Centre

Gymnasium

Engineering Wing

Electrical Wing

Hostels and Dining

Health Centre

Placement Cell

Shopping Complex

Pre-Primary School

Post Office

 

Hostel

There are Hostel facilities which are offered by Pondicherry University where there are separate hostel buildings for boys and girls with dining facility being made available to everybody. Presently, there are 17 hostels in the campus for the students where 11 are for the male students, 5 are for the female students/research scholars and 1 is for foreign students. The total capacity of these hostels is 1500 students where there is a Chief Warden and his team. Students are given preference on a first come-first serve basis.

  • Following is the list of special details of the campus hostels-
  • SC/ST students and all women students are exempted from payment of room rent
  • Differently-abled students are provided free accommodation and food
  • Two more hostels exclusively for research scholars - one for men and another for women shall be added shortly
  • Separate hostels for Men and Women are available at PG Centre, Karaikal
  • Limited hostel facilities are available at Port Blair Centre of the University

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom

Pondicherry University has a large number of classrooms to accomodate its students and give them a conducive environment for learning. There are adequate number of desks and chairs for a comfortable learning experience and the conventional chalk and talk method is the most common here. 

Facilities available in Classroom

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

The Pondicherry university library is renowned for its disabled friendly modern infrastructure spread on a large area of 80,000 sq. ft. It is fully air-conditioned, WIFI enabled and there are services for the Visually Challenged among the proactive services with RFID technology and 24/7 remote access to a collection of 4.67 lakhs, of which print is 2.17 and 2.5 lakhs of e-resources (e-books, e-journals, e-databases, e-theses, Academic Online Videos, Video Talks etc.) This gives the students of Pondicherry University a huge opportunity to explore all the possible resources to have a better understanding of the course that they are studying in. This is not just limited to the normal students but the needs of the visually challenged students are also catered to. 

Facilities available in Library

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