University of Kashmir

University of Kashmir Ranking

country rank: 116
world rank: 5012

University Overview

The University of Kashmir, established in 1948, is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Srinagar (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Jammu and Kashmir. University of Kashmir (KU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Kashmir (KU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 72-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions strategy based on entrance exams. With an admittance rate of 90-100 percent, this Indian higher education school is the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. KU additionally offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

University of Kashmir Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Kashmir
Acronym KU
Founded 1948
Motto From darkness to light
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Hazratbal Srinagar 190 006 Jammu and Kashmir India
Tel +91 (194) 242 3345
Fax +91 (194) 242 1357

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 9419094644 (194) 227 2096

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) Medical Council of India (MCI) Distance Education Bureau (DEB) All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Bar Council of India (BCI) State Nursing Counseling

Social Media


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