Shivaji University

Kolhapur - India

Admission 2024 - 2025


Shivaji University was established in 1962 in the cty of Kolhapur which is in situated in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The university is named after the founder of the Maratha Empire Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The university has around 225 colleges affiliated to the university. The university aims to proffer quality education in order to serve the masses and society. The university also offers distance education program. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) categorized the university under grade ‘B’.

Programs and Courses

The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, certificate/diploma and doctoral courses in the following departments.
Faculty of Arts has Department of English, Foreign Language, Hindi and Department of Marathi.
Faculty of Commerce has Department of Commerce and Management and Commerce and Management - M.B.A. Unit.
Faculty of Education has Department of Adult and Continuing Education, Education and Sports.
Faculty of Engineering & Technology has Department of Technology. Faculty of Fine Arts has Department of Music and Dramatics. Faculty of Law has Department of Law.
Faculty of Science has Department of Agrochemicals & Pest Management, Department of Applied Chemistry, Department of Bio-Chemistry, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Botany, Department of Chemistry, Department of Computer Science, Department of Electronics, Department of Environment Science, Department of Food Science & Technology, Department of Geography, Department of Industrial Chemistry, Department of Mathematics, Micro-Biology, Physics, Statistics and Zoology. Faculty of Social Sciences has Department of Economics, History, Journalism & Communication, Library & Information Science,Political Science and Sociology.

Admission Procedure 2024 - 2025

The eligibility criteria for applicant opting for admission in the undergraduate or certificate courses require an individual to have intermediate education. However, for some certificate the criteria differ. For the admissions in the postgraduate programs one must possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institute.Only eligible candidates are required to appear in Entrance test conducted by university to get admission in MCA and other programs.

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