University of Mumbai

Want to study at the Mumbai University?  At present, this university recruits 1, 76, 070 students in different streams and also allots 1, 50,000 seats for it distance learning programs. This university has 2 post-graduate centers, 354 colleges as well as thirty six departments. On 2012 NAAC has reaccredited this university with ‘Grade A’ status.  

Established in the year 1857 the Mumbai University, formerly known as University of Bombay, is one of the oldest as well as sought after universities in India. Have a look in the following and learn details of academic programs, application processes and so on.

 Application Process

Candidates must collect application form from Institute’s Office, University of Mumbai. Details of application procedure are available on the official website Relevant copies like age verification certificate, mark sheets need to be submitted. For selecting eligible candidates to different courses, entrance examination and interview session are conducted.

Cost of Study

Fees vary based on different types of programs of this university.

 i.  For UG course:

 Candidates who passed out from Maharashtra Board have to pay 220 rupees as enrolment fee and 320 as provisional eligibility fee. Other students from different boards pay 220 rupees and 400 rupees as eligibility/ enrollment fee and 400 rupees as verification charges.

 ii.  For PG course:

Candidates from Maharashtra but not from Mumbai University: Rs 220 as provisional eligibility charges

                                                                                                                     Rs 400 Verification processing fee

                                                                                                                       Rs 200 Eligibility/ Enrolment fee

`      Students from other universities:  Rs 220 (Eligibility cum Enrolment Fees)

                                                        Rs 400 as Verification Processing Fee

                                                        Rs 320 as Provisional Eligibility Fee

Any Special Financial Aid Provision

Special financial help and scholarships are available for students at postgraduate and doctoral courses. Few popular scholarships include

  • Vibhooti Shukla Endowment in Urban Economics & Regional Development
  • Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship Scheme
  • Narotam Sekhsaria Fellowships for Research          
  • Multi Commodity Exchange Fellowships

Campus Info & Services

  • Well equipped Library
  • Students’ Hostels
  • Virtual classrooms
  • Centralized computer facility