Pune University

Since the year 1948, the University of Pune has been offering excellent learning solutions to the students around India. It is one of the premier public universities in the country and is renowned as the ‘Oxford of the East’. Till now, the institute has 46 academic departments, 307 research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges under it.

Application Process

  • The university allows interested candidates to apply online through its official websites for various undergraduate, postgraduate and M.Phil programs.  
  • Apart from the regular admission procedure, the university also conducts entrance examinations for certain courses. In such cases, applicants should apply online first, take a printout of the submitted application form and send it to the address of the university along with their academic credentials for obtaining the admit card or hall ticket.

Cost of Study

The course fees vary widely based on the types of courses and the popularity of the affiliated colleges. An approximate figure is given below:

  • Undergraduate Programs: From Rs. 8,000/- to Rs. 19,500/- per year
  • Postgraduate Programs: From Rs. 12,000/- to Rs. 30,000/- per year

Special Financial Aid Provision

The university offers a number of scholarships and other financial aids to its students:

  • Krantijyoti Savitrimata Phule Scholarship
  • Post Matric Scholarship
  • Arthik Durbal Ghatak Scholarship
  • Online Scholarship
  • Stipend for M.Phil and Ph.D. students

Campus Info & Services

Here are the highlights of the university campus and the services offered for the students:

  • Large 411 acres campus area
  • Advanced library with approximately 4,22000 study materials
  • 7 boys’ and 6 girls’ hostels accommodating around 1221 learners
  • The University Guesthouse having near about 35 rooms
  • The Set Bhavan Guesthouse
  • Residential facility for teaching and non-teaching faculties
  • Health Center
  • Printing Press
  • The Extension Counter of Bank of Maharashtra
  • Employment Information and Guidance Bureau
  • International Students’ Center (ISC)
  • The University Central Workshop
  • Information and Technology Parks
  • Cafeteria
  • Vast sports complex including 1 sports hostel, 4 auditoriums, 1 gymnasium, courts for basketball and volleyball, grounds for playing football and cricket

For more useful information, you can contact: University of Pune, Ganeshkhind, Pune 411007.