The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University

The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University is funded entirely by the Central Government of India through the UGC (University Grant Commission).

Name of the Institution The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University
Type of Institution Public
Location Amarkantak, Kapil Dhara Road , Mekal Sadan Amarkantak, Dist-Anuppur (M.P.)
Ownership Government
Accreditation/ affiliation It is a Central University.
Courses Offered B.A, B.Sc, B.Com, M.A, M.Sc, M.Com, M.Phil, PhD
Departments/ Branches
  • Tribal Art, Folk Literature and Culture
  • Management Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Sciences
  • Folk History and Traditional Medicine.
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Social Work
  • Tribal Languages and Comparative linguistics
  • Law
  • Information Technology
  • Pharmacy
  • Geology and Mineralogy
  • Physical Education
Admission Procedure Undergraduate and postgraduate applicants will be selected on the basis of the candidates’ performance in the all-India entrance examinations. The admission forms can be obtained from the campus of the university in and around the months of June-July.
Fee Structure Total course fees for boys and girls that will have to be paid at the time of admission in the 1st, 3rd and 5th semester:For B.A course:

  • Girls: INR 4195
  • Boys: INR 4695

For B.Sc course:

  • Girls: INR 4995
  • Boys: INR 5495

For B.Com course:

  • Girls: INR 4295
  • Boys: INR 4795

For B.B.A course:

  • Girls: INR 5795
  • Boys: INR 6795

For B.Sc/BCA course:

  • Girls: INR 5295
  • Boys: INR 6295

For MSW/M.A course:

  • Girls: INR 5895
  • Boys: INR 6895

For M.Phil course:

  • Girls: INR 5295
  • Boys: INR 6295
Examinations & Results The examinations are conducted through the semester system.
Eligibility Criteria Applicants for undergraduate courses will have to pass their 10+2 examinations with at least 50% marks. The candidates of BCA should have had either Physics or Mathematics as a subject in the higher secondary examinations. The candidate should not be more than 22 years of age (as on the month of July, in the year of admission).Aspirants for post graduation courses should be graduates with Hons and must score a minimum of 50%.
Established in the Year Was established in the year 2007 by the Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Act.
Facts & Figures The first Vice-Chancellor of this university was appointed in the year 2008.
Events World Tourism Day, cultural events