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International Admissions

The foreign students can apply to various programmes offered by Nirma University under one of the following two categories:

Foreign students having non-Indian passports (FN), OR foreign students having non-Indian passport and also having the OCI or PIO card (OCI/PIO) can apply under OCI/PIO/FN supernumerary category that has 10% seats reserved.

Students whose parents are currently working in Gulf countries or South-east Asia can apply under CIWGC-SEA supernumerary category that has 5% seats reserved.

Nirma University is established in the year 2003 as a Statutory University under the Act passed by the Gujarat State Legislative Assembly and is recognized under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. The University offers admission to various programmes run under its different institutes leading to various Undergraduate and Postgraduate.

CIWGC-SEA 

  • The candidates whose parent is working in the Gulf country Or South East Asia are only eligible under this category.

PIO

  • The Persons who are citizens of other countries (except Pakistan and Bangladesh) who at any time held an Indian Passport, or who or either of his parents or any of his grandparents was a citizen of India by virtue of the provisions of the Constitution of India or Sec 2 (b) of
    Citizenship Act, 1955 ( Act No. 57 of 1955) are only eligible Under this category.

FN

  • The citizens of all countries other than India, who are not of Indian origin as defined under PIO are eligible under this Category.

For BTech

  • The students seeking admission in the 1st year of Degree Programme leading to BTech, shall have passed the Qualifying Examination with minimum eligibility criteria of percentage of marks in the subjects as prescribed by the Govt. of Gujarat from time to time.

For BPharm

  • The students seeking admission in the 1st year of Degree Programme leading to BPharm, shall have passed the Qualifying Examination with minimum eligibility criteria of percentage of marks in the subjects as prescribed by the Govt. of Gujarat from time to time.

For BA LLB (Hons) (Five Year Integrated Programme) and BCom LLB (Hons) (Five Year Integrated Programme)

  • HSCE/Intermediate Exam (10+2) or its equivalent with minimum % of marks as prescribed by BCI.

For Integrated BBA – MBA 

  • Candidates should have passed HSCE (10+2) or any other equivalent examination recognized by Nirma University with minimum 60% aggregate marks. In addition, the age of the candidate shall not be more than 20 years as on 1st July of the year of admission.

For MTech Programmes

  • He/She should have passed the qualifying examination of Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Technology from a recognized university with minimum % of marks as prescribed by the AICTE from time to time or equivalent cumulative grade point index.

OR

  • He/she should have passed any other qualifying degree/diploma examination considered as equivalent by Nirma University with minimum % of marks as prescribed by the AICTE from time to time or equivalent CPI.

For MCA

  • The students seeking admission in the First Year of MCA Programme leading to Master Degree of Computer Applications shall have to be graduated from the university of Gujarat state or any recognized examinations considered equivalent by the Nirma University with minimum % of marks under 10+2+3 pattern as prescribed by the Govt. of Gujarat from time to time.
  • In addition to above, the candidates must have passed Std. XII (HSC) examination or its equivalent examination with Mathematics or Business Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects. However, the candidate who has taken one of these subjects during graduation will also be eligible.

For MPharm

  • He should have passed the qualifying examination of Bachelor of Pharmacy from a recognized university with minimum % of marks (or equivalent cumulative grade point index), as prescribed by the AICTE from time to time.

OR

  • He should have passed any other qualifying degree/diploma examination considered as equivalent by Nirma University with minimum % of marks (or equivalent cumulative grade point index), as prescribed by the AICTE from time to time.

For MSc programmes 

  • He should have passed the qualifying examination of Bachelor of Science from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks (or equivalent cumulative grade point index)

OR

  • He should have Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3/4/5, pattern of education in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Bio-technology, Agricultural, Veterinary, Fishery & Dairy Sciences, Pharmacy, Medicine (MBBS), BDS, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Medical Laboratory Technology Sciences, BHMS, BAMS, BTech/ BE Biotechnology Physiotherapy and Bio-medical Engineering with at least 50% marks as aggregate of all the semesters / year

 OR

  • He should have passed any other qualifying degree/diploma examination considered as equivalent by Nirma University (with minimum 50% marks or equivalent CPI).

For LLM (one year programme)

  • A candidate should have passed the qualifying examination of Bachelor of Laws- Three Year Programme LLB (General) / LLB (Special) or LLB (Five year Integrated course) or its equivalent degree recognized by Nirma University with minimum 55% marks (or equivalent cumulative grade point index)

For BPlan

  • The students seeking admission in the 1styear of Degree Programme leading to Bachelor of Planning (BPlan) shall have passed the Qualifying Examination with minimum eligibility criteria of percentage of marks in subjects prescribed by the Govt. of Gujarat from time to time.

For BCom (Honours)

  • The students seeking admission in the 1st year of Degree Programme leading to Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) [BCom (Honours)] shall have passed the HSC examination (10+2) or any other recognized examinations considered as equivalent by the Nirma University with English as a  subject along with Accountancy/Business Administration/Economics/Statistics/Mathematics as one of the subjects.

For BDes

  • The candidate seeking admission in 1st year of Degree Programme leading to Bachelor of Design (BDeS) shall have passed the HSC examination. i.e. 10+2 or any other recognized examination from any streams (Science, Commerce and Arts & Humanities) considered as equivalent by Nirma University, in the respective Academic Year of Admission or previous Academic Year from the year of Admission.
  • The candidates holding 10+3 Diploma approved by State Board of Technical Education or any other board/university as considered equivalent by Nirma University, in the respective Academic Year of Admission or previous Academic Year from the year of Admission.
Sr.No. Programmes  Existing  Intake  CIWGC-SEA (5 % of intake) PIO/FN (10 % of intake)
1 Bachelor of Technology
i) Electronics & Communication Engineering. 120 6 12
ii) Computer Science and Engineering 240 12 24
iii) Electrical Engineering 120 6 12
iv) Instrumentation & Control Engineering 60 3 6
v) Mechanical Engineering 120 6 12
vi) Chemical Engineering 60 3 6
vii) Civil Engineering 120 6 12
Grand Total 840 42 84
2 Bachelor of Pharmacy 100 5 10
3 i) BA, LLB (Hons) (Five Year Integrated Programme) 120 6 12
ii) BCom LLB (Hons) (Five Year Integrated Programme) 120 6 12
Grand Total 240 12 24
4 Integrated BBA – MBA 180 9 16
5 BCom (Honours) (3 Year duration) 120 6 12
6 BPlan (4 Year duration) 60 3 6
7 Bachelor of Design in: (i) Industrial Design 40 2 4
(ii) Communication Design 40 2 4
Master of Technology Existing Intake CIWGC –SEA (5% intake) PIO/FN (10% of intake)
i. Electrical Engineering (Electrical Power System) 18 1 2
ii. Civil Engineering ( Computer Aided Structural Analysis & Design) 18 1 2
iii. Electronics & Communication Engineering ( VLSI Design) 18 2 2
iv. Electronics & Communication ( Embedded System) 18 2
v. Mechanical Engineering (CAD / CAM) 18 2 2
vi. Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering) 18 2
vii. Computer Science and Engineering 18 2 2
viii. Computer Science and Engineering (Information and Network Security) 18 2
Grand Total 144 8 16
Master of Computer Application 60 3 6
Master of Pharmacy Existing intake CIWGC – SEA (5% of intake) PIO/FN (10% of intake)
i. Pharmaceutics 15 4 2
ii. Pharmaceutical Analysis 15 2
iii. Pharmacology 12 1
iv. Pharmaceutical Chemistry 15 2
v. Regulatory Affairs 12 1
Total 69 4 8
Master of Science Existing Intake CIWGC – SEA (5% of intake) PIO/FN (10% of intake)
Biotechnology 40 5 9
Biochemistry 25
iii) Microbiology 25
Total 90 5 9
Master of Law Existing Intake CIWGC – SEA (5 % of intake) PIO/FN(10%of intake)
Master of Laws (LLM) – One year Programmes 20 1 2

[Note:- If any seats remain vacant under the CIWGC category then the same shall
be filled with the candidates from the category of PIO/FN]

Sr.No. Programmes Tuition Fees (p.a.)
CIWGC – SEA PIO/FN PIO/FN from SAARC
1 BTech US$ 4000 US$ 6500 ₹ 1,81,000
2 BPharm/BPlan US$ 4000 US $5000 ₹ 2,01,000
3 BA, LL.B (Hons) (Five Year

Integrated Programme)/BCom, LL.B (Hons) (Five

Year Integrated Programme)

US $ 6000

US $7500 ₹ 2,17,300
4 Integrated BBA – MBA US$ 4000* US$ 6500* ₹ 2,17,300
5 MTech US$ 5500 US$ 5000 ₹ 2,42,000
6 MCA US$ 5500 US$ 5000 ₹ 1,50,000
7 MPharm US$ 5500 US$ 5000 ₹ 3,74,000
8 MSc US$ 5500 US$ 5000 ₹ 1,44,450
9 LLM US$ 5500 US$ 5000 ₹ 80,000
10 BCom (Honours) US$ 2000 US$ 2500 ₹ 90,000
11 BDes US $6000 US$ 7000 ₹ 2,88,900

* For first three years of Integrated BBA-MBA programme.
[Note: The above tuition fees is existing at present and is subject to revision from time to time]

B. Other Charges

Sr. No. Particulars In Rupees
1 International Student Processing Charges (one time, nonrefundable) ₹ 30,000/-
2 Eligibility Certificate (one time, if applicable) ₹ 1000/-