Founded in 1969, the Christ University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large metropolis of Bangalore (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Karnataka. This institution also has branch campuses in Bangalore, Karnataka, Lavasa and Ghaziabad. Officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, Christ University (CU) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Christ University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 54-year-old Indian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 10-19% making this Indian higher education organization an extremely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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The following Christ University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Christ University's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Christ University's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Christ University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.
Christ University's acceptance rate range is 10-19% making this institution an extremely selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
Christ University warmly welcomes students from around the world to experience a diverse and harmonious environment of religious and racial unity, secularism, and cultural diversity. The university's international office plays a crucial role in providing information, guidance, and support to both students and staff regarding globalization and internationalization.
Key points about international students at Christ University:
If you wish to learn more about studying at Christ University as an international student, you can find additional details on their website: https://christuniversity.in/center/C/International-Students
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Christ University.
Christ University has an enrollment range of 30,000-34,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).
Christ University is a private higher education institution.
Christ University is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
Christ University has a Christian-Catholic affiliation (Carmelites of Mary Immaculate - cmi.in).
uniRank provides below an overview of Christ University's main facilities:
CHRIST (Deemed to be University) provides its students and staff access to six libraries, collectively offering a wealth of resources. Across all libraries, there are approximately 350,000 books, 700 periodicals, and 25 electronic resources available. The collection includes textbooks, reference books, periodicals, journal archives, and more.
The libraries boast facilities that can accommodate over 1000 students. Among these facilities are internet and Wi-Fi services, symposium halls for group discussions, locker facilities, computer labs, reprography services, and a dedicated current affairs section. The library subscribes to electronic resources from renowned publishers such as Elsevier, Springer, Taylor and Francis, EBSCO, ProQuest, and World Scientific, accessible to students and faculty through IP access. Cataloguing is computerized, and the library's catalogue is available online.
The Engineering & Architecture Library, as well as the Management Library, span across 24,500 square feet and house an extensive collection of materials related to management, engineering, architecture, and allied subjects. For these specific libraries, electronic resources are obtained from IEEE, Springer, and Elsevier. The symposium hall facilitates group discussions, and the computer lab enables access to the digital world. Ample reading spaces create an ideal environment for study and learning.
Electronic resources from publishers like CIME, JSTOR, and ProQuest Research Library enrich the library's offerings and can be accessed conveniently throughout the campus.
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.
Christ University Housing Offering:
For more information, please visit: https://christuniversity.in/student-life/main-campus/hostel-and-dining
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
Christ University provides a wide range of sport activities and facilities for its students, promoting physical recreation and overall wellbeing. The university has both indoor and outdoor facilities that cater to various sports and games. These facilities have enabled students to excel in sports, earning numerous trophies and recognitions at the National, Regional, and State levels.
The outdoor sports and games facilities at the university include:
The indoor sports facilities at the university include:
The Gymnasiums and Health & Fitness Centres are equipped with fitness and workout equipment and are supervised by a trainer. Additionally, the campus has a Gymnasium, table tennis, and basketball court available for students during lunch hours and after college hours. The university also conducts Yoga sessions in all campuses to promote physical and mental wellbeing using common facilities.
For more information, students can visit the official website: https://christuniversity.in/center/C/Sports-and-Games
uniRank provides below an overview of Christ University's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
Christ University provides various financial aids to its students, which include:
Students, alumni, and external organizations are encouraged to contact the Scholarship Support Cell and provide information on available scholarships to benefit more students and promote equitable and accessible higher education.
For more details, visit the Scholarship Support Cell at https://christuniversity.in/center/C/Scholarship-and-Fellowship-Support-Cell
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
Christ University provides the following exchange programs and study abroad opportunities:
This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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Christ University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: University Grants Commission of India
Year of first Recognition or Accreditation
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uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Christ University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.
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