University of Mumbai was established in 1857. It is considered among the first 3 universities in India and is the oldest university in Maharashtra. Previously it was known as the University of Bombay. Mumbai University admission was initially granted in Arts and Medicine which has now extended to several UG, PG, doctoral and diploma programs in various disciplines.
In recent days the University of Mumbai has 781 affiliated colleges, with 56 University departments and 12 specialized centers. It has 2 main and 2 sub-campuses. It is located in Vidya Nagari, Kalina, Santacruz East, Mumbai. Mumbai University is approved by UGC and twelve departments are recognized by several programs, like SAP, CAS, DRS, DSA, COSIST, and FIST. It has also been accredited as Grade ‘A’ by NAAC. The University offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma courses in science, commerce, and arts discipline.
Mumbai University Courses:
Mumbai University offers courses in commerce, arts and science disciplines. The University has several departments that offer courses in many specializations. The courses with their specialization are listed in the table below:
|MA||Numismatics and Archaeology degree Course, Education, Entertainment, Media and Advertising, Film, Television and New Media Production, Communication and Journalism, Public Relations, Electronic Media, Film Studies, German, Geography, English, Hindi, Marathi, Pali, Russian, French, Arabic, African Studies, Eurasian Studies, Gujarati, Kannada, History, Linguistics, Philosophy, Persian, Sindhi, Sociology, Urdu, Confucius Institute(Chinese Mandarin), Civics and politics, Applied Psychology|
|B.Com||Banking & Insurance, Financial Markets, Accounting & Finance|
|LLB (3 years)/ LLB (5 years)/ LLM/ B.LI.Sc/ M.LI.Sc||–|
|B.Sc||Home Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, Bio-Technology, Hospitality Studies, Nautical Sciences, Aviation, Avionics, Aeronautics, Maritime Sciences, Maritime Hospitality Studies, Sports Management, Forensic Science|
|M.Sc||Home Science, Basic Sciences (5 years), Bioanalytical Science (5 years), Computer Science (5 years), Biochemistry, Bioanalytical Sciences, Herbal Science, Bio-analytical Instrumentation, Bioinformatics, Nano-Science and Nano Technology, Environmental Sciences, Nutraceuticals, Biotechnology, Biological Macromolecules, Applied Medical Sciences, Neurobiology, Geography,|
Mumbai University Eligibility Criteria:
Mumbai University admission pays close attention to the eligibility criteria set by the institute. In any case, if the student fails to meet the criteria, their application gets rejected. Mumbai University all courses list along with their specializations are tabled below:
|B.Sc/ B.Com/ BA/ BHM||Candidates must have passed the 10+2 examination conducted by any recognized board.|
|M.Sc||Candidates must pass 10+2 with a minimum of 50% for the general category or 45% for reserved category. Students applying must have a B.Sc from any recognized university in Physics, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, and Geology with at least second class marks.|
|BMS/ BFA||Candidates must pass 12 with a minimum of 45% for the general category or 40% for reserved category.|
|M.Com||The student should B.Com or BMS from any recognized university|
|MMS||Candidates must pass Bachelors’s with at least 45% for the general class or 40% for saved class. Candidates must qualify in any of the Common Entrance Tests.|
|MMM/ MFM||Candidates should carry a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized board. Candidate must have acquired 2 years of work experience.|
|LLB/ MCA||Aspirants must finish Bachelor’s qualification from a recognized university with at least 45% for general classification and 40% for held classification.|
|LLM||Candidates must complete LLB from any recognized university.|
|B.E/ B.Tech||Candidates must finish 10+2 from any perceived board with at least 45% for general class and 40% for held classification.|
|B.Arch||Aspirants must pass 10+2 in science, material science, arithmetic, and English as required subjects. Candidates must qualify in any entrance tests.|
|M.E||Students must pass 10+2 in science, material science, arithmetic, and English as required subjects.|
|M.Tech||Candidates must pass 10+2 and Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Candidates must obtain at least 60% if in general category and 55% for SC/ST.|
|MCA||Applicants must obtain a Bachelor’s certificate from any perceived college with at least 45% for general class and 40% for held classification.|
|M.Pharm||Applicants must finish a Bachelor’s certificate from any perceived college with at least 45% for general class and 40% for held classification. Candidates must qualify the GPAT.|
|MFA||Candidates must complete a BFA degree from any recognized university.|
|MA||The student must pass a BA from any recognized university.|
|MSW||Candidate must carry a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university|
|M.Ed||Applicants passing B.Ed from any recognized university must carry a minimum of 45%.|
|MFSM||Candidates should qualify in GATE or IIT. Aspirants must pass a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university with relevant marks.|
Mumbai University Admission Procedure:
Mumbai University admission procedure includes interested applicants filling out the application form online. Mumbai University online admission the candidate must download and fill out an application form. The candidate has to visit the official website of Mumbai University to apply. For a new admission seeker, one has to register on the official website’s admission page. After registering, the students will get a 16 digit PRN and log in with the registered username and password. Foreign national students can apply by visiting the separate Mumbai University website to register and apply.
If in any case during the Mumbai University admission procedure, the candidate forgets the username /password can reset it by clicking on the “Forgot Username /Password” link. The Mumbai University admission helpline is open from 10 a.m to 6 p.m.
Frequently Asked Questions [FAQs]:
The University is located in Vidya Nagari, Kalina, Santacruz East, Mumbai.
Mumbai University admission can be done online through the official website.
Both undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs are offered by Mumbai University.
Yes, Mumbai University offers scholarships based on several categories.
Yes, any foreign national can apply to Mumbai University through online admission.