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Goa University

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Established : 1985 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

Goa University started in 1985. They offer lots of different courses where you can get degrees like bachelor's, master's, and even doctorates. The University wants to provide a really good education and be known worldwide for teaching and research. Organizations like UGC and AIU have approved the courses. Besides, it got an "A" grade from NAAC and is one of the best universities in India, according to NIRF.

Right now, about 30,000 students are studying at Goa University-affiliated colleges. And there are more than 60 colleges connected to it. Getting into these colleges is not just about passing a test. How well you did in previous academics also matters. Goa University works with other top universities in India and abroad. They also give scholarships to smart students who do well in academics or other activities. They help students apply for government scholarships, too.

University Type

Public University

Location

Goa

Establishment

1985

Gender accepted

Co-Education

Goa University NAAC Grade

A Grade

Recognized

UGC

Campus Area

402 Acres 

Application mode

Online

Admission Process

Entrance-based and Merit-based

Scholarships

Meritorious Scholarships

Goa University Notable Alumni

Anish Sood: Music Composer

Olivinho Gomes: Konkani Scholar

Sidharth Kuncalienker: Politician

Shikha Pandey: Crickter

Vishwajit Pratapsingh Rane: Health Minister of Goa

Goa University Rankings

  • Goa University NIRF Ranking in the overall category is 151-200 (Band)
  • For three years in a row, from 2019 to 2021, the University has been in the top 101-150 universities, according to NIRF.
  • In another survey by WEEK, it's ranked among the top 50 universities in India.
  • And according to QS Rankings, it was in the 65th position overall.

Goa University  Courses and Fees

Goa University is a place where students, teachers, and researchers can learn and study. They offer different courses for both undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) students. You can find out about the fees and the different subjects they teach by looking at the Goa University Fees Structure.

Courses offered by Goa University

Specialization 

Fees Structure

Goa University BEd

Special Education, General

INR  37.18 K

BBA

Hospitality Travel And Tourism, Air-Cargo, Shipping and Logistics Management, General, Hospitality & Culinary Education, Financial Services

Goa University BBA fees INR 20 K

BCA

General

INR 10,000

B.P.Ed

General

INR -19.18 K

MBBS

General

INR - 9 L

BArch

General 

-

LLB

General 

INR 10.52 K - 67.69 K

BA+ B.Ed

General 

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BAMS

Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

INR 6.55 L

BBA+MBA

Hospitality, Travel and Tourism

INR 85,162

BSc BEd

General

INR 6,590

BSc

Biology, chemistry, physics, IT, medicine, environmental studies, Nursing, Biotech, Microbiology, Maths, Pharma, Home Science, General, Electronics, Geography, Analytical Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, etc.

INR 6,590

(Goa University BSc fees)

BA

Psychology, Journalism, Economics, Mass Communication And Video Production, English, Political Science, Geography, French, History, Konkani, Mass Media, Hindi, Philosophy, Sociology, Portuguese, Sanskrit, Marathi

INR 6,590

BE

Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, EEE, IT, Mining Engineering, Power Engineering, Electronics & Telecom Engineering

INR 2.9 L - 5.76 L

BALLB

General

INR  4.56 L

BLib

General

INR 16.92 K

BCom

General Shipping Management

INR 10,000

BBS

General

INR 10.52k

BDS

Dental and Surgery

INR  4L

BFA

Applied Arts, Painting

INR  19.18 K

BSW

General

INR -19.18 K

BPA

Theatre Arts, Tabla

INR -19.18 K

BPharma

General

INR 4.24 L

BSC Agri

General

INR 2 L

ME

Energy Engineering, Computer Science And Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Foundation Engineering, Information Technology, Industrial Engineering

INR 1.11 L- 2.79 L 

MA in Goa University

International Studies, Psychology, Economics, English, History, Geography, Hindi, Pol. Sc, Philosophy, Sociology, Mathematics, Marathi etc.

INR 11,500 

MSC

Food Technology, Physics, Chemistry, Microbiology, Marine Science, Biotechnology, Zoology, Botany, Mathematics, IT, Organic Chemistry etc.

INR 17,290

MCOM

General, Mathematics

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MBA

Financial Services, General

Goa University MBA fees INR 91.6k- 2.79 L 

MCA

Computer Applications

INR 22,890

MPharma

Pharmacy

INR 1.73 L- 2 L 

LLM

Civil Law, Criminal Law, Corporate Law, IP Law, Cyber Security Law etc.

INR 69 k - 1.5  L 

MPA

Tabla

INR 20k- 59k 

M.Lib. ISc

General

INR 20k- 35k 

MS

Medicinal chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics, Clinical Pharmacy etc.

INR  1.5 L

MD

General

INR 1.11 L- 2.79 L 

MTTM

General

INR 65k 

MPHIL

English, Social Work, Geography, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Sociology, Geology, Ancient Indian History, Chemistry, Sociology, Linguistics, Biochemistry, Zoology, History, Chemistry, Physics, Philosophy, etc.

INR 65k 

PHD

Marine Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Management, Hindi, English, Social Work, Geography, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Sociology, Geology, Ancient Indian History, Chemistry, Sociology, Linguistics, Biochemistry, Zoology, History, Chemistry, Physics, Philosophy, Psychology, Electronics, Maths, Konkani etc.

INR 24k- 35k

PG Diploma

Journalism and Mass Com., Corporate Law, Guidance and Counseling, Labor Law and Labor, Computer Applications, etc.

INR 65k 

Certificate

Portuguese, French 

INR 65k 

Diploma

Psychological Medicine, Medical Radio Diagnosis, French, Anesthesia, Gynaecology And Obstetrics, Child Health, Venerology And Dermatitis

INR 65k 

Goa University Course Admission

Getting into Goa University depends on how well you did in academics or on an entrance test. The Goa University admission process usually starts around February or March. The University offers bachelor's degrees through its affiliated colleges and master's degrees through its departments. Right now, about 27,000 students are studying for bachelor's degrees, and around 1,500 are doing master's degrees at the main campus. You can find more details on the Goa University Admission Portal.

  • To get into bachelor's programs like BA, BBA, B.Sc., BCA, and BSW, you need to have done well in your previous exams. You should have passed high school from a recognized board.
  • You must also pass the Goa University Admissions Ranking Test (GU-ART) to be considered for master's and B.Ed programs.
  • For programs like Engineering, B. Pharm, M.E., B.Arch, MBBS, and MBA, you might need to take national or state-level entrance exams like GCET, GATE, NATA, NEET, or CMAT/CAT. Then, there is usually a Goa University Counselling.
  • To get into the MBA program, you need to get a good score on tests like CMAT or XAT. In addition, you might need to pass an interview. There is a provision for an entrance test for an MBA at Goa University. If you don't have valid scores in any of the national-level exams, then you can appear for CMAT or XAT.

Goa University Online Admission

Applying is easy because everything happens online. If you want to take the entrance exam, you have to register first. Here's how you can apply:

  • Go to the official website of Goa University.
  • Look for the admissions page and choose the course you want to apply for.
  • Fill in all your personal and academic details carefully.
  • Once you finish the application, print out a PDF copy of the form.
  • Send the printed form, along with your official signature, a Demand Draft, and copies of necessary documents through Speed Post.
  • Write your name, Reference Number, and the name of the program you're applying for on the back of the Demand Draft.

Colleges Under Goa University

Recognized institutions functioning with Goa University are:

  • National Centre for Antarctic & Ocean Research, Vasco
  • Directorate of Archives, Panaji
  • National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula
  • Xavier Centre of Historical Research, Porvorim
  • Malaria Research Centre, Panaji
  • Thomas Stephens Konkkni Kendr, Porvorim
  • Fishery Survey of India, Mormugao
  • All India Institute of Local Self Government, Panaji

Goa University Placement 

Goa University has a special department called the Directorate of Student Placement and Alumni Relations (DSPAR) to help students with their careers. This department helps final-year students find jobs by organizing a placement event every year. They also arrange different activities to prepare students for jobs and assist them with internships. Goa University's Average Package stood at INR 3 LPA.

Top Recruiters

Chegg India

Cipla

Caculo Group

HDFC

Accenture

Lakshya Academy

IMS

Tavant Tech

TCS

Goa University Scholarships 

Goa University offers different types of support for students who deserve it:

  • Merit Scholarships: If you do well in your exams, you can get a scholarship. For science subjects, you need at least 65% marks, and for arts, commerce, and management studies, you need more than 60%.
  • Free Studentship: If your parents' income is less than INR 3 lakh per year and you score at least 50% in science subjects or 45% in arts, commerce, and management studies, you can study for free.
  • Research Scholarship: If you're doing full-time research after getting at least 55% in your bachelor's degree and you're officially enrolled in a PhD program, you can get a scholarship.

There are also other scholarships from the government and institutions like:

  • Dayanand Bandodkar Scheme for Orphans
  • Fee Waiver Scheme for SC, ST Students
  • Post Matric Scholarship to Schedule Tribe (ST)
  • Community Post Matric Scholarship to Scheduled Caste (SC)
  • Community Post Matric Scholarship to Differently Abled Person
  • These scholarships help students with different needs and backgrounds.

Goa University Hostel

At the University, both boys and girls can stay in hostels. Postgraduate and research students at the University get first priority for hostel rooms. If there are empty rooms, students from other colleges can also ask for a place. Students who stay must pay the Goa University Hostel fees of INR 10,000 for lodging. They also need to pay in advance for meals like breakfast, lunch, and dinner for the whole semester.

GU Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
MBA - Finance 108285 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 108285 2 years
MBA - Information Technology and Management 108285 2 years
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GU Entrance exams required for Admission 2024

GU Campus Facilities/Infrastructure

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Reviews

Asked question

Who is eligible for the MBA program at Goa University?
Asked by Lovelisha Khaddar
replied on 06-Jan-2024 03:11:44

Interested students must have completed their graduation degree with a minimum mark of 50%. It can be from any discipline from a recognized University. For seat selections, the University will consider CMAT scores. 

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

086696 09048

Address:

University road, Taleigao, Goa City, Goa, India

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