Jiwaji University Admission for UG and PG courses Vacant Seats are ongoing now. Candidates can visit the university website and apply for admission before the last date i.e October 12, 2020.

Established in May 1964 Jiwaji University enjoys the stature of state university of Madhya Pradesh. With more than 390 colleges functioning under its guidance, the university continues to grow educationally and infrastructurally. 

Accredited with an “A’ Grade by NAAC, Jiwaji University has been appreciated for its various efforts along with parting education by UGC XI Plan. A wide range of courses are offered for admission to students in every possible stream at UG, PG, Research & Intermediate levels. 

Popularly offered courses include B.E, BA / B.Com + LLB / M.Tech / MBA / LLM / M.Com etc. Most admissions are entrance based accepting JEE Mains, GATE, UGC-NET, Jiwaji University Entrance scores or through DTE MP Counselling. A few admissions are also merit based. The university follows the reservation rule while offering admission to students.

Jiwaji University Important Dates

Particulars Date
Last Date to Apply for UG and PG Vacant Seats October 12, 2020
Extended Application Date for UG and PG Admissions October 24, 2020
Last Date to Apply for B.Voc and M.Voc Courses October 28, 2020  November  29, 2020
Declaration of Selection List October 29, 2020  November 30, 2020
Last Date of Fee Deposition October 30, 2020  December 01, 2020

Jiwaji University Highlights

Established | Institution Type 1964 | Public University
Recognized by  UGC, AICTE
Status Granted State University
Campus  225 Acres
Affiliated Colleges 396
Accredited by NAAC: ‘A’ Grade
Total Courses Offered 100
Popular Courses B.E., M.Tech, MBA, BA.LLB, LLM, M.Com
Total Enrolment  3,40,000
Courses Administered by School of Studies
Total Faculties Functioning Teaching Faculty: 28; Centres: 08
Applications Available Both online & offline
Certified Teaching Staff 880+

Jiwaji University Rankings

The university has been ranked among various institutions in India for parting education widely. Some of these rankings are:

  • Education World ranks the University at #77 among other Indian institutions.
  • Scimago institutions Ranking (SIR) ranks Jiwaji University at #85 position among other universities in India for 2020.
  • QS Rankings for 2019 ranks the University between 86 - 90 among other Indian Universities.
  • UniRank place Jiwaji University #114 at Madhya Pradesh State Level for 2020 rankings. 

Read more: Jiwaji University Reviews.

Jiwaji University Courses

Various courses at different levels in a variety of streams are offered at Jiwaji University. The following table is a summarized list of courses offered their eligibility and selection criteria:

Course Level Course Details Selection Basis
Undergraduate  B.E. Duration: 4 years Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in PCM JEE Main / AIEEE
B.Pharma Duration: 4 years Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with PCM/B DTE MP Counselling
BBA / BCA / B.Com / BHMCT / BTM / BJMC  Duration: 3 years Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in a relevant stream Jiwaji University Entrance
BA.LLB / B.Com.LLB Duration: 5 years Eligibility: Passed 10+2 exams
Postgraduate  M.Tech Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Passed B.E. or B.Tech GATE / Jiwaji University Entrance
B.P.Ed & M.P.Ed  Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s in the concerned subject   DTE MP Counselling
B.Lib.I.Sc, M.Lib.I.Sc., MA & M.Sc Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Bachelor’s in the concerned subject Merit based
MBA / MCA Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s degree DTE MP Counselling
Research M.Phil Duration: 1 year Eligibility: Master’s degree in the concerned subject Jiwaji University Entrance
Ph.D Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Master’s / M.Phil degree UGC-NET / JRF / Jiwaji University Entrance
Intermediate  Diploma: Duration: 6 months Eligibility: Passed 10+2 exams Merit based
PG Diploma Duration: 1 year Eligibility: Passed 10+2+3 exams

Check course fee information  Jiwaji University Courses & Fees

Jiwaji University Admission

Admissions are mostly entrance based for Jiwaji University. The merit based admission are for a bunch of courses only. The university conducts its own entrance examination and accepts entrances conducted at the national level followed by corresponding DTE MP Counselling.

How to Apply?

Applications are accepted through MP Online Portal. The details are as follows:

  • The applications can be submitted online with relevant details and documents.
  • Those who cannot apply online can go to any MP Online Kiosk and request for filling the application.
  • The kiosk attendant will give a printout of the application form filled and the fee receipt.
  • The applicant has to post the form and receipt to the university Registrar.

For detailed information read  Jiwaji University Admission.

Jiwaji University Distance Education

The university also offers courses in the distance education learning program for those students who cannot attend the conventional formal full time education. Various courses like: 

  • B.A., B.Sc., B.Com. & BJMC are offered nat the UG level
  • B.Lib.I.Sc., M.Lib.I.Sc., MJMC, M.A. (Drawing & Painting, English, Economics, Geography, Hindi, History, Sanskrit, Sociology), MBA are offered at PG level.
  • PG Diploma in Yoga, Computer Applications, HRD, and other courses are also offered.

For more information go to Jiwaji University Distance Education Admission.

Jiwaji University Placements

There is a team of people running the Placement Cell of the University known as Career & Counselling Cell. The team focuses on helping students to bridge the gap between linguistics, information & technology or other barriers that act as a hindrance for students to work in the professional world. 

Workshops are organized for students, various facilities are available. Around four well known companies like Nestle, Reliance, Sesa Sterlite & Axis Bank are favourable recruiters for job seeking aspirants.

To read more click on  Jiwaji University Placements

Jiwaji University Faculty

With over 30+ faculties functioning under the School of Studies of Jiwaji University each faculty has at least 4 - 5 faculty members. With over 880+ certified faculty members, the university has a teaching staff with more than half of them holding doctoral degrees. Other faculty related statistics has been elaborated below:

  • Professors: 35+
  • Assistant Professors: 5+
  • Associate Professors: 10+

Get information on  Jiwaji University Faculty

Jiwaji University Facilities

Since this is a state university, there are various facilities available for the teaching staff, students, researchers, etc. some of them have been elaborated below:

  • Central Library: It is a four floored building functioning on “Open Access System’ for its staff and students. Catering to different needs the library offers services like Reference & Information, Reprographic, Bibliographic, Electronic Resource Sharing, book lending and; Users Awareness Service.
  • Sports Complex: Mahadji Scindia Sports Complex includes two basketball courts, three Tennis courts, four volleyball courts, one hockey / football / cricket / kho-kho ground. There is an indoor hall for Table Tennis, Judo, Aerobic, Badminton, Wrestling, Weight-lifting, etc. A newly constructed gymnasium with modern facilities is known as Madhav Rao Scindia Gymnasium. 
  • Computer Center: Responsible for computerizing University Activities, Departmental Teaching, equipped with LAN to help its staff and students with their activities. 
  • Hostels: There are three hostels for boys and one for girls at Jiwaji University with all possible amenities and facilities.
  • Career & Counselling Cell: Majorly responsible for conducting workshops, inviting companies for recruitments and offering students the correct skills for working in the professional world.

Jiwaji University Affiliated Colleges

Initially Jiwaji University had only 25 affiliated colleges. But with its eventual expansion and being declared as a state University the total count reached to 401. At present there are 396 affiliated colleges which function under the rules and guidelines set by Jiwaji University. Some of the popular colleges are:

  • Jain College, Gwalior
  • Gwalior Law College
  • Maharaja Institute of Management & Technology
  • Maharana Pratap College of Technology / Allied Science / Law / Nursing / Education
  • Molana Azad Institute of Professional Studies

For a list of all colleges click on  Jiwaji University Affiliated Colleges.


Ques. After whom was Jiwaji University established?

Ans. The institution was named after Kailashwasi Shrimant Jiwajirao Scindia as a standing memorial to his persona and his contributions.

Ques. Which type of colleges are affiliated to Jiwaji University?

Ans. The affiliated colleges as many as 396 offering courses in Medical, Engineering, Science, Education, Nursing, Management, Arts and Commerce, etc. fall under the jurisdiction of Jiwaji University. 

Ques. What all emergency medical facilities available at Jiwaji University?

Ans. The basic first aid is available for students and staff. A permanent medical officer is posited for consultation both morning and evening.

Ques. Which are open learning institutions functioning in sync with Jiwaji University?

Ans. There are various study centres of IGNOU, New Delhi & MP Bhoj (Open) University, Bhopal also function at Jiwaji University along with School of Study, Distance Education of the university as well.

Ques. How does the university administration function?

Ans. Jiwaji University has a Proctorial Office which takes care of the law and order, discipline and, students grievance redressal. The Dean, Student Welfare is responsible for students welfare and sorting out issues besides organizing various events both curricular and extra-curricular.

Ques. List some of the general facilities available at Jiwaji University.

Ans. There are various facilities for day to day use like photocopying, INFLIBNET for access to resource material, computer plus internet facilities are also available. There is also a post office attached to the Central Bank of India is also there at Jiwaji University campus.

Ques. Where does the University territorial jurisdiction spread to?

Ans. Jiwaji University territorial jurisdiction spreads across major cities of Madhya Pradesh like Gwalior, Bhind, Morena, Sheopur, Datia, Kalan, Shivpuri, Ashoknagar, Guna, etc.