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Dharmsinh Desai University

Ahmedabad, Gujarat | Reviews/Ratings: - Add Review
Established : 1968 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

About Dharmsinh Desai University

Dharmsinh Desai University was formally established in the year 1968 as Dharmsinh Desai Institute of Technology, offering quality education only in Engineering & Technology. The institute earned autonomous status under the Gujarat University in 1991 and later group of Deemed University in the year 2000. The institute renamed itself as Dharmsinh Desai University in the year 2005 after it earned its full university status and started offering various courses in Engineering & Technology, Dental Science, Pharmacy, and Management Studies.

  • The university at present offers 35+ courses at UG, PG, and Doctoral level in the areas of Engineering, Management, Dental Science & Pharmacy with an average of 97% Result since its inception.
  • DDU is the 1st institute to earn autonomous tag as a technical college in Gujarat in the year 1990 and 1st university to get the Deemed university title in Gujarat.
  • The university has a team of qualified faculty members from various renowned institutes, and it focuses on conveying hands-on lessons to its students.
  • The university has efficient & effective authority of the branches, keeping learners' necessities at the management center.

DDU strongly trusts in preparing its students to make a healthier living for themselves and make the domain an improved domicile to live. The concentration is on universal education that comprises philosophy sessions, applied knowledge, industry acquaintance, morals communication, social deeds, cultural events & sports. The University will take on programs and ventures to improve human resources, both over non-formal & formal conveyance systems, in zones of professional recreations in all walks of social endeavors, with inflection on significance, value accumulation, societal necessities, and revolutionary pilot missions.

Popular name

DDU, Nadiad

Former Names

Dharmsinh Desai Institute of Technology

Institute Type

State University

Established year



Shri Dharmsinh Dadubhai Desai


Technology- Prof. D. G. Panchal

Dental Science- Dr. Hiren Patel

Pharmacy- Dr. B. N. Suhagia

Management- Prof. Naresh K. Patel


Kushal Desai


H. M. Desai


College Road, Nadiad, Gujarat, India - 387001, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Courses offered











Tuition Fee

B.Tech- INR 144000/-

B.Pharma- INR 154000/-

BDS- INR 399000/- Govt.

BDS- INR 698000/- Mgmt.

M.Tech- INR 140000/-

MBA- INR 152000/-

M.Pharm- INR 187000/-

MDS- INR 298000 to 851000/- Govt.

MDS- INR 305000 to 998000/- Mgmt.

Genders Accepted



Merit Cum Means Scholarship

Jan Utkarsh Trust Interest-Free Loan Scholarship

How to reach

3 km from Nadiad Railway Station

2 km from Mahatma Gandhi Expressway


ISO 9001:2008

Accredited By

NAAC 'B++'


Approved By


Recognized By




Communication Lab




Computer Lab


Machine Rooms


Dental Clinic


43017 B.Tech Books

6413 B.Tech Journals

12 International B.Tech

45 B.Tech National

3004 Dental Books

777 Dental Titles

1843 Dental Journals

40 International Dental

72 National Dental

4220 Pharmacy Books

2 International Pharmacy

10 National Pharmacy

Campus area

42 acres of Land

Total faculties

180 Members

No. of students

4100 Students

Admission Basis

Entrance & Merit Based

Entrance Exam

JEE Main







151-200 band amid Universities of India by NIRF 2018

AAA by Careers360






Computer Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Information and Tech. Engineering

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Master of Technology (M. Tech.)

Doctoral Programmes (Ph. D.)

Dental Science

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)

Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)


Bachelor of Pharmacy

Master of Pharmacy

Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences



Dharmsinh Desai University was established in the year 1968 as an institute providing education in Engineering & Technology and later earned its university status in the year 2005 and started offering courses in various fields. The university dreams to develop into a multi-penalizing & learner-concerned university and thoroughly associated with the business's receptivity. The university has been capable of providing a steady and reliable source of corporate-ready experts. Dharmsinh Desai University’s placement record is archetypal, and it conceits itself with a strong employment record. The University has a dedicated placement cell that aids in organizing various recruitment procedures with the most prominent and well-known companies such as TCS, Infosys, Reliance Industry, Quanta process, NIRMA Industries, Indusind Bank, D-Mart, Byju’s, S&P Global, etc.


No. Of Students Placed

Computer Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering


Chemical Engineering


Instrumentation & Control Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


Information Technology


Civil Engineering






Dharmsinh Desai University is known to be one of the most renowned universities in the country. The university is popularly known for its excellent course curriculum offered to aspirants in Engineering Technology and Dental Science fields. The university offers courses at UG, PG, and doctoral level programs. Candidates willing to seek admission at this university will be notified through its official website in June every year for the Ph.D. program and in February for UG and PG programs.

The admission will be based on the individual’s academic performance in the previous examination followed by their university entrance examination performance. The college authorities will conduct admission every year, and selection will be made on a merit basis.

Dharmsinh Desai University B.Tech. And B.D.S. Admission

Candidates willing to seek admission in the undergraduate degree program at this institute can apply for the course online once the university declares the notification. The institute's admission authorities release the application form for admission, and students can enroll themselves after checking for the eligibility criteria.


  • BDS course at DDU, the eligibility will be 10+2 completion with a minimum 50% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, and biology subjects.
  • Aspirants opting for a B.Tech course will have to secure a least 50% aggregate in mandatory subjects like Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Candidates applying for the course will have to attain a minimum of 17 years of age.
  • NRI candidates will have to get approval from the AIU if the previous board is not according to the standards of Indian Boards.

Selection Process:

  • The selection procedure for the BDS course will be through the entrance examination conducted by the admission authorities of DDU.
  • The selection procedure for the B.Tech course will be based on the student's score in nations' al level or state-level engineering entrance examination conducted by the technical board.

Admission Process:

Rules to be followed at the time of admission:

  • The physical presence of the candidate on the college premises is mandatory at the time of admission.
  • Eligible candidates are required to bring the mandatory documents at the time of admission for verification.
  • Once the fee payment is made, the admission procedure is considered to be complete.

Course offered

Eligibility criteria/Selection process


Students must have secured minimum marks in 12th with PCB subjects taken together.
Selection will be based on marks secured in the University Entrance exam.

B. Tech Streams:
Information technology
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Instrumental and Control Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Cleared 12th board from a recognized institute with aggregate score and PCM as mandatory subjects are taken.
Selection is based on merit and entrance exam conducted in the University.

Dharmsinh Desai University M.Tech. and M.D.S. Admission:

For the master's degree program in Dental Science and Engineering and Technology at Dharmsinh Desai University, candidates can apply in February every year. The aspirants must fulfill all the required eligibility criteria set by the college authorities.


The MDS program's eligibility criteria are to attain a BDS degree from a Dental Council of India recognized board.

For M.Tech admission, the candidate will have to attain a minimum of 55% aggregate in B.Tech from a recognized university.

Selection Process:

The selection process for the master's degree program at DDU is based on a written test conducted by the university that consists of 200 MCQs given. The time period allotted for the written test is for the 3 hours, with the concepts covered at the UG level. Candidates should secure a minimum 50% score on the entrance test.

Course offered

Eligibility criteria/Selection process

MDS Streams:
Oral and Maxillofacial surgery
Oral Pathology and Microbiology
Prosthodontics, crown, and bridge
Orthodontics and Dent facial orthopedics
Conservative dentistry and Endodontics

Cleared BDS with DCI recognition and Ministry of Health and family welfare from any Indian University.
The selection process is based on a written test.

M. Tech Streams:
Instrumentation and Control Engineering
Digital Electronics and communication systems
Geotechnical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Information technology
Chemical Engineering
Surface Science and Engineering
Structural Engineering

Minimum 55% aggregate in bachelors from recognized board.
Selection will be written test-based.

Dharmsinh Desai University Scholarship Details

Students will excellent academic record is facilitated with scholarships at this university.  The university aims to provide financial aid to students from economically weaker backgrounds and help them pursue their dreams without any financial hindrances. The university has established an alumni association to help to fund underprivileged students with merit-based scholarships.

Course fee structure

MBA - Finance 142000 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 142000 2 years
MBA - Information Technology 142000 2 years
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Entrance exams required for Admission 2023

Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placements and Companies visited

Infosys Technologies

Asked question

How to get admissions in DDU for MBA program??
17-Mar-2022 15:14:02 asked by Guest

DDU Nadiad admission for MBA is possible for those Candidates who have passed graduation from a recognized university with min 50% aggregate and secured scores in G-CET conducted by DDU. The candidates are selected based on entrance test performance, and the shortlisted are asked to take up GD and PI rounds. Lastly, the seat allotment will be finalized for the students.

What is MBA fees in Dharmsinh Desai University??
17-Mar-2022 15:11:29 asked by Guest

The Dharmsinh Desai University MBA fee is INR 1.52 lakhs annually. The total fees structure for the MBA program at DDU is INR 3.04 lakhs. 

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College Road , Nadiad, Gujarat, India - 387001, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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