Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU), Rohtak is ranked 76 in the Overall University Rankings by NIRF. MDU Rohtak has also been ranked 1 in Swachhta Ranking. The university offers a plethora of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. It also provides distance education to students. More than 275 corporate recruiters visited the campus for placement and 10% of students have received International Placements.

MDU Rohtak Highlights

Events Date
Last date to apply for certificate/diploma/ advanced diploma/ PG diploma programs offered by the University Teaching Department and MDU-CPAS, Gurugram December 15, 2020

MDU Distance Education Application for Admission to BA, B.Com, MA (Economics, English, Hindi, Political Science, Pubic Administration, Sanskrit), M.Sc Mathematics, M.Com

November 13, 2020`
Last Date to Apply for Admission to Distance Education Programs November 30m 2020
Ph.D / B.Ed / M.Ed Admission Ongoing
Last date to Apply for Ph.D November 30, 2020
Last date to Apply for B.Ed & M.Ed Program December 10, 2020
Online Applciation to Diploma Programs (Law & Social Welfare, Business Analytics, Business Process Outsourcing, Digital Marketing) November 10, 2020 – November 16, 2020
Established | University Type 1976 | State University
Recognized by UGC
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade
Entrance Exam National: JEE Main/ GATE/ NET
State: KUKCET University: MDUCEE
Popular Courses M.E/ B.Tech, PGDM/ MBA
Courses Offered 990 Courses across 17 streams
Application Mode | Fees Online
Admission Criteria Entrance Test + Merit-based
Campus Area 622 acres
No. of Colleges 263
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports
Official Website

MDU Rohtak Courses

MDU Rohtak offers courses in the fields of Commerce, Law, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Education, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Engineering & Technology, Management Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Performing & Visual Arts. Below are details of some major courses:

Course Details
M.Com Duration: 2 Years
Mode of admission: Entrance Test
Intake: 60
Eligibility: B. Com. (Hons./Pass)/BBA or B.A. with Economics/Commerce/ Marketing/Insurance as a subject with at least 45% marks in aggregate, or, any other examination recognized by M.D. University, Rohtak as equivalent thereto.
BA LLB (Hons.) Duration: 5 Years
Mode of Admission: Entrance test
Intake: 120
Eligibility: 10+2 with 45%
LLB (Hons.) Duration: 3 Years
Mode of Admission: Entrance test
Intake: 120
Eligibility: Masters or Graduate degree with 45% aggregate marks
B. Pharma Duration: 4 Years
Mode of Admission: Entrance Test
Intake: 60
Eligibility: 10+2 with science stream
M. Pharma Duration: 2 Years
Mode of Admission: GPAT score
Intake: 10
Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in B.Pharma
M.Ed Duration: 2 Years
Mode of Admission: Academic Merit
Intake: 50
Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in B.Ed 
B.Tech/ M.Tech Specialization: Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics & Communication, Biotechnology, Applied sciences, Computer Science.
Duration: 4 years (B.Tech) and 2 years (M.Tech)
Mode of Admission: Entrance test
Eligibility: 50% marks in 10+2 with science stream or Graduation.

Read More: Maharshi Dayanand University Course Fee

MDU Rohtak Admission

  • Download the application form from the official website of the university.


  • Purchase the same upon paying INR 150.
  • Fill the application form and pay the application fee via Debit/ Credit Card.
  • Pay the application fee of INR 600 (for General Category Candidates) & INR 150 (for SC/ BC Category Candidates of Haryana only).

Note: Candidates are required to submit the duly signed copy along with necessary documents and required fees at the concerned Department/ Office within 5 days of the last date of submission of the online application form.

Selection Criteria

Candidates will be selected on the basis of merit and the exams listed below:

Reservation Criteria

The reservation policy of MDU is as per the Reservation Policy of the Haryana Government. Following is the reservation criteria of MDU Rohtak:

Category Percentage
Haryana Open General Category 30%
SC Category of Haryana 20%
Backward Classes of Haryana 27%
Special Backward Classes (SBC) 10%
Economically Backward Person (EBP) 10%
Physically Handicapped (PH) 3%

MDU Rohtak Distance Education

The university offers distance education in various undergraduate and postgraduate programs. Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Library and Information Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science (Mathematics), Master of Commerce and Master of Library & Information Science are offered through MDU Rohtak Distance Education

The admission to the distance education programs is offered through the marks secured by the students in the qualifying examinations. 

MDU Rohtak Placements

The placement cell of MDU Rohtak conducts all the placement related activities for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate students. The cell also provides information on employment trends, project development, recruitment methods, occupational reviews, scholarships, and fellowships in India and abroad. 

Below are some stats from previous year placements from the NIRF report of 2019:

  • Undergraduate

Year  No. of Students Graduated No. of Students Placed No. of Students opted for higher studies
2015-16 UG (3 years): 48
UG (4 years): 45
UG (5 years): 122
UG (3 years): 15
UG (4 years): 19
UG (5 years): 23
UG (3 years): 30
UG (4 years): 15
UG (5 years): 40
2016-17 UG (3 years): 52
UG (4 years): 47
UG (5 years): 125
UG (3 years): 17
UG (4 years): 23
UG (5 years): 33
UG (3 years): 22
UG (4 years): 16
UG (5 years): 45
2017-18 UG (3 years): 20
UG (4 years): 43
UG (5 years): 123
UG (3 years): 10
UG (4 years): 7
UG (5 years): 95
UG (3 years): 4
UG (4 years): 16
UG (5 years): 15

MDU Rohtak Placements
  • Postgraduate

Year No. of Students Graduated No. of Students Placed No. of Students Opted for Higher Studies
2015-16 PG (1 year): 50
PG (2 years): 1459
PG (1 year): 10
PG (2 years): 382
PG (1 year): 1
PG (2 years): 360
2016-17 PG (1 year): 56
PG (2 years): 1401
PG (1 year): 6
PG (2 years): 404
PG (1 year): 5
PG (2 years): 346
2017-18 PG (1 year): 98
PG (2 years): 1332
PG (1 year): 35
PG (2 years): 542
PG (1 year): 29
PG (2 years): 261
MDU Rohtak Placements

MDU Rohtak Faculty

MDU has well qualified and experienced faculty. Some of them are listed below:

  • Dr. Narendra Kumar
    • Designation: Professor
    • Qualification: Ph.D
  • Dr. Anju Khanna
    • Designation: Associate Professor
    • Qualification: Ph.D
  • Prof. Hemant Lata Sharma
    • Designation: Professor
    • Qualification: Ph.D
  • Dr. Neelam Jain
    • Designation: Professor
    • Qualification: Ph.D

MDU Rohtak FAQs

Ques. Does the MDU provide hostel facility?

Ans. Yes, the MDU provides hostel facility. The university has a separate hostel for boys and girls with all the basic facilities along with a hostel mess. To know more about hostel and its fees, click here

Ques. How can I download the admit card?

Ans. You can download the admit card by visiting the official website of the university. Go to the ‘Admission’ tab and click on ‘Admit Card.’ Download the admit card as per your course.

Ques. Does the university provide scholarships?

Ans. Yes, the university provides scholarship on the following basis:

  • University Special Scholarship
  • University Merit Scholarship
  • Kalpana Chawla Memorial Scholarship
  • Scholarship for P.G. Diploma in Translation
  • All India Commerce Conference Commemorative Scholarship
  • Stipends for the students of SC/BC categories
  • Sailors and Airmen’s Boards