The University of Mumbai (known earlier as University of Bombay) is one of the oldest and premier Universities in India. It was established in 1857 consequent upon "Wood's Education Dispatch", and it is one amongst the first three Universities in India. As a sequel to the change in the name of the city from Bombay to Mumbai, the name of the University has been changed from "University of Bombay" to "University of Mumbai", vide notification issued by the Government of Maharashtra and published in the Government Gazette dated 4th September, 1996. The University was accorded 5 star status in 2001 & 'A' grade status in April 2012 by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). It has been granted University with Potential for Excellence (UPE) status by UGC and PURSE Scheme by DST.
For the Academic Session 2017-18, Mumbai University started its admission process from May 2017. Check the table 1.1 to get precise or tentative dates of the release of Mumbai University Application Form and Merit Lists. The university is frequently visited by the top companies including TCS, Syntel, Accenture, Flipkart, HCL for the recruitment process, candidates can go through the university placement section for more details regarding Average package offered by the companies.
Mumbai University Application Forms can be filled through online admission portal provided by the university on its official website. Candidates seeking admission can log on to the official application portal to register themselves for the courses. The university announces merit list for admission to different colleges of the the university on the college website and candidates can download it to confirm their seat.
University does not have any engineering and medical sciences department. Admission for B. Tech, M. Tech and MBBS courses at privately owned colleges is conducted through JEE Main and NEET. Law Faculty of the University also takes a separate entrance test for LLB and LLM Programs i.e. MUCLET.
This article provides information upon admission in various Full Time UG & PG Programs, Entrance Tests for Law and Eligibility for B.Tech and MBA programs. Online application procedure for distance learning programs can be done through the official IDOL website. Selection of candidates is strictly done on the basis of entrance examination. For complete information regarding distance education admissions, students can navigate to the Mumbai University, Institute of Distance & Open Learning (IDOL) Admission.