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Nirma University

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Established : 2003 | Accredited/Approved : NAAC

Overview Nirma University

Nirma University (NU) was established in 2003. It functions under the sponsorship of the Nirma Education and Research Foundation. The campus is located in the city of Ahmedabad. It is close to Gandhinagar. NU is a multidisciplinary student-centric university. Within a short period, NU developed as a nationally recognized institution. As a result, it has achieved prestigious rankings in multiple categories. NAAC accredited NU with an "A" Grade. Besides, it has been accredited by NBA and SAQS. It is also a member of AIU. NU received the status of Centre of Excellence from the Gujarat Government. NU has a host of component institutes, academic departments, and centres.

NU offers UG, PG, Integrated, and Doctoral courses in Multiple streams. NU offers B Tech, B Com, B Arch, B.Des, and B. Pharm at the UG level. It offers MBA, MCA, MSc, M Pharm, LLM, and EPGDM at the PG level. In addition, it offers five-year integrated programs such as BBA+MBA, B.Com + LLB, BA+LLB, and B Tech+MBA. UGC has recognized the Nirma University Courses.

Nirma University Admission will be granted based on the entrance test scores and academic merit. NU accepts the valid score on State or National level entrance tests. GUJCET, JEE Main,  NATA, CLAT, GATE, CAT, and GMAT. Nirma University B Tech Admission is based on the GUJCET score. While Nirma MBA Admission is based on CAT or GMAT scores. NU also conduct written test for a few courses. Applicants can fill out Nirma University applications via online mode.

University Type

Private University


Ahmedabad, Gujarat



Gender accepted



NAAC with “A” Grade





Campus Area

115 Acres

Application Mode


Students Enrolment


Total Faculty Members


Admission Process

Entrance Test and Academic Merit




Entrance Exam

B Tech: GUJCET / JEE Main


M Tech: GATE/Written Test

LLB Integrated Courses: CLAT


BBA+MBA: UGAT/Written Test

B Arch: NATA

M Pharm: GPAT


Merit Scholarships

Merit Cum Means Scholarship


Nirma University Top Recruiters



Tata Motors




Nirma University Highest Package


Nirma University Average Package


Nirma University Rankings and Awards

  • NU has been recognized by MHRD NIRF and achieved rankings in multiple categories.
  • Nirma University NIRF Ranking: It has secured the rank between the band 101-151 in the University Category for three consecutive years (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • Nirma University Ranking in Engineering was 153. NIRF Ranking Framework declared it in 2021.
  • Nirma University was featured on NIRF Top 50 MBA Institutions for two consistent years. NU secured 44th NIRF rank in 2020. And in the year 2019, it was positioned in 40th place.
  • Nirma University Ranking in Gujarat: As per GSIRF 2021 Rating Framework, Nirma University secured a 5-star rating under two parameters (Graduation Outcome and Outreach & Inclusivity)
  • For excellence in teaching and learning resources, NU secured a 4-star rating by GSIRF. (Gujarat State Institutional Rating Framework)
  • Nirma University Ranking in India: As per OUTLOOK ICARE Rankings 2021, NU won 4th rank among the Top 50 Universities in India
  • As per India Today Survey, NU achieved 9th rank among India's Top 10 General Universities.
  • In Multidisciplinary Category, NU secured 46th rank among leading universities in India.
  • Nirma University Ranking in World: As per SCIMACO Rankings 2020, NU achieved a 756 global rank (Higher Education Category)

Nirma University NIRF Ranking





















Nirma University Salient features

  • NU constantly upgrades the facilities to set new benchmarks. The modern facilities include ICT Infrastructure, Smart Classrooms, Hi-Tech Laboratories, Libraries, Wi-Fi etc.
  • NU emphasizes more on enlightenment, entrepreneurship, and employability
  • Nirma has Entrepreneurship Development Centre that provides guidance and empowers budding entrepreneurs
  • NU has a rigorous selection method where only the best faculties will be selected. Faculty members make use of certain experiential learning tools to train the students.
  • Nirma has great alumni base spread over the globe. Enrolling students get an opportunity to interact with Nirma University Alumni via guest lectures, special events, alumni interaction series etc
  • NU has signed MOU with foreign universities for student and faculty exchange programs, Joint Research and Innovation etc.
  • The institution also facilitates international internship opportunities for eligible students.
  • Nirma University Placement assistance is notable. It is the most preferred campus for leading corporate companies. It has been associated with more than 300 companies.

Nirma University UG Courses

Check out the UG courses available at Nirma University and their eligibility criteria



Eligibility/Selection Criteria

B Tech

Chemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Instrumentation & Control Engineering

10+2 with a minimum of 55% marks. (PCM as the main subject)


Selection is based on JEE Main or GUJCET.

B Pharm


 10+2 with a minimum of 55%.(PCB as main subjects)


Selection is based on merit, followed by ACPC Counselling

B Arch


10+2 with 55% marks.  

Studied Mathematics as the main subject


Selection is based on the NATA score.

B Com


 Shall have passed in 10+2 with a minimum of 50%.


Selection is based on merit.

B. Des


10+2 with 55% marks.


Selection is based on a written test/Interview/Portfolio review 


Communication Design
Industrial Design

10+2 with a minimum of 55%.


Selection is based on UGAT or Written Test conducted by NU.  





10+2 with a least of 50%.


Selection is based on CLAT scores.  

B Com +LLB


Nirma University PG Courses



Eligibility/Selection Criteria

M Tech

VLSI Design
Thermal Engineering
Power Electronics, Machines & Drives
Information and Network Security
Environmental Process Design
Embedded Systems
Electrical Power Systems
Design Engineering
Control & Automation
Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Computer Engineering
Computer-Aided Structural Analysis & Design
Communication Engineering

 Bachelor's Degree BE/B Tech with 55% min marks.


Selection depends on GATE scores.

Non GATE students have to appear for Written Test conducted by NU.


Strategic Management
International Business
Information Management
Human Resource Management
Family Business & Entrepreneurship
Operation Management

Bachelor's Degree in any stream with a minimum of 55%.  


Selection is based on CAT or CMAT scores, followed by an interview

M Pharm

Regulatory Affairs
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Analysis

 B Pharm with 55% marks.


Selection is based on the GPAT score.


Computer Applications  

 BCA degree with 55% marks.


Selection is based on a written test.


Cosmetic Technology

BSc degree with a min of 55% marks.


Selection is based on a written test.  


Constitutional and Administrative Law
Legal Pedagogy
Corporate Law
Criminal and Security Law

LLB or any 5 years integrated courses with a min of 55%.  



Selection depends on PG CLAT scores.


Nirma University Admission

Candidates seeking Admission at Nirma University must ensure the eligibility criteria before applying. Students who have passed 10+2 with min aggregate marks can apply for Nirma University UG Courses. Students who have finished their UG Degree in the concerned stream can apply for PG Courses. Eligible applicants will be able to fill out the Nirma University admission form.

  • Admission to the B Tech is based on GUJCET Scores followed by Counselling. It also accepts the valid scores of JEE Main.
  • Students who wish to apply for B Arch must apply based on their NATA score.
  • Nirma University conducts a written test for B. Des, BBA+MBA, MCA, MSc.
  • Applicants seeking admission to the integrated LLB Programs must appear for CLAT. Whereas admission to the LLM is based on PG CLAT scores.
  • Admission to the MBA is based on CAT or GMAT score followed by an Interview.
  • Admission to M Tech is based on the GATE score. If candidates have not attempted GATE, they must appear for Nirma University Entrance Exam (Written Test)
  • Students seeking admission to the M Pharm must appear for GPAT Entrance Test.
  • Admission to the B Pharm course is based on 10+2 merit followed by ACPC Counselling.


Nirma University B Tech Admission

  • Candidates seeking admission at Nirma University for Engineering (B Tech) have to qualify in the GUJCET Entrance Test. It is a state-level exam conducted by GSHSEB.
  • Students must have passed 10+2 with a least 55% in PCM subjects to be eligible.
  • Students who qualify in GUJCET with a valid score can participate in ACPC Counselling rounds.
  • Candidates can even apply for Nirma Admission through JEE Main scores. Such candidates are not required to appear for GUJCET. They can directly apply based on JEE scores.
  • 50% of seats will be filled at NU through ACPC Counselling based on GUJCET rank. 35% of seats will be based on JEE Main score under the All India Category.
  • NRI/Sponsored Categories can apply for Nirma University Direct Admission. 15% of seats are applicable.
  • Candidates must satisfy Nirma University B Tech Cut off to be eligible for admission under the State Quota/ACPC quota.

Nirma University GUJCET Cut off

Nirma University B Tech Specializations

GUJCET Cut off

Electrical Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering


Chemical Engineering


Civil Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


Instrumentation & Control Engineering



Nirma University MBA Admission

  • Nirma University MBA is available in eight disciplines. Students who have finished their UG degree with 50% minimum marks can apply for Nirma MBA Admission.
  • NU accepts CAT scores for offering admission. Candidates belonging to FN or PIO categories must have cleared the GMAT with a valid score.
  • Applicants will be selected based on their scores obtained in CAT or GMAT. Besides, students must meet the Nirma University MBA Cut off.
  • Nirma University CAT Cut off is 80 Percentile. Shortlisted students must undergo an interview as the final selection criteria.


Nirma University Application Process

  • Applicants can apply for admission by filling out the Nirma University application form. The mode of the application process is online and offline.
  • However, B Tech and B Arch admission seekers applying under the state quota must register for ACPC Counselling based on their rank. The seat allocation takes place through counselling rounds.
  • Candidates can fill out the common admission form available at Nirma University's official website for the other courses.
  • Applicants can view the "Apply Online" link on the home page. Besides, applicants can make an admission enquiry before applying online. The admission team will contact the applicants to offer guidance regarding the admission procedure.

Nirma University Fees structure


Fees Structure Per annum

B Tech

INR 1.97 Lakhs

B Pharm

INR 2.1 Lakhs

B Arch

INR 2.2 Lakhs

B Com

INR 1.24 Lakhs

B. Des

INR 3.6 Lakhs


INR 2.71 Lakhs


INR 2.98 Lakhs

B Com +LLB

INR 2.98 Lakhs

M Tech

INR 2.6 Lakhs


INR 5 Lakhs

M Pharm

INR 3.9 Lakhs


INR 1.5 Lakhs


INR 1.78 Lakhs


INR 1.3 Lakhs


Nirma University Placement

NU provides the best placement assistance to the candidates in the streams of Engg & Tech, Management, Pharmacy, Life Science, and Law. Over the years, NU has emerged as the preferred destination for many corporate companies. It has a linkage with 300 companies.

  • Nirma University Placement Process includes 4 stages. (Pre-Placement Activities, Career Guidance & Counselling, Executing Placement, and postplacement reviews)
  • Besides offering placement assistance, NU facilitates training to the students in industries during summer and winter vacations
  • Nirma students achieve coveted positions at MNCs, Public Sector with good salary packages.

Nirma University 2022 Placement Statistics

  • In 2022 Drive, Nirma University Placement Percentage is 100%.
  • More than 100 companies participated in the drive. Among them, 45 were new recruiters.
  • Nirma University Highest Package stood at INR 26 LPA.
  • The average Package of Nirma is INR 10.5 LPA. The median package is INR 9.5 LPA.
  • The top 50 Students bagged the average package of INR 16 LPA.
  • And, Top 100 students secured the average package of INR 13 LPA.
  • The majority of the students were successfully placed in the IT and ITES sectors.

Placement rate


Highest Package


Average Package

INR 10.5 LPA

Median Package


No of the Companies visited



Nirma University Hostel

  • Nirma University comprises three hostel blocks. Two for Boys and One for Girls. More than 800 students can accommodate.
  • All the hostel rooms are spacious and well furnished with modern amenities.
  • Nirma University Hostel facilities include a Mess, Multi-Purpose Hall, Student Activity Centre, Dining Hall, Laundry Service etc.
  • Both AC and Non Ac rooms are available. Nirma University Hostel fees vary between INR 55,000 to INR 95,000 per year.




INR 65,000

AC Room with Attached Washroom

INR 95,000

AC Room without Attached Washroom

INR 80,000

Non AC Room Electricity Charges (Advance)

INR 7,000

AC Room Electricity Charges (Advance)

INR 15,000

Laundry Charges (Advance)

INR 4,000

Mess Fees (Advance)

INR 45,000

Nirma University Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Electrical Engineering 604000 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Electronics 604000 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Electronics Engineering 604000 4.0 years
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Nirma University Entrance exams required for Admission 2022

Nirma University Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

3.92 Lacs per annum
13.4 Lacs per annum

Nirma University Placements and Companies visited

Godrej & Boyce
Bank of Maharashtra


Asked question

Is the B.Arch course offered at Nirma University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 08-Apr-2022 15:39:18

Yes, the Nirma University B.Arch course is for candidates who have completed board exams. The selection criteria and has valid scores from NATA and ACPC categories.  

What is the eligibility requirement for the B.Phram course at Nirma University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 08-Apr-2022 15:39:36

Nirma University B.Pharm course is offered for candidates who have completed their board exams in the science stream with a 50% aggregate. 

Is the Law UG course offered at Nirma University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 08-Apr-2022 15:39:56

No, their academics do not offer the Nirma University law UG course. They provide integrated law programs like BALLB and BBA LLB. The candidates must have CLAT valid scores. 

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

02717 - 241900 to 04

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Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway , Post : Chandlodia, Via : Gota, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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