Rajiv Gandhi University of Science and Technology

country rank  8
world rank  13169

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University Overview

Founded in 2012, Rajiv Gandhi University of Science and Technology is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Georgetown (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Demerara-Mahaica. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Council of Guyana, Rajiv Gandhi University of Science and Technology (RGUST) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rajiv Gandhi University of Science and Technology (RGUST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 7 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Guyanese higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym RGUST
Founded 2012
Colours Burgundy and blue

University Location

Address 135 Sheriff Street
Georgetown (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Demerara-Mahaica
Guyana
T +592 227 1027
F +592 227 1132

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 39/5167-A, Avenue Junction Panampilly Nagar
Cochin 682036
+592 +91 484 2311 500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

National Accreditation Council of Guyana


Year of first Accreditation

2012

Memberships and Affiliations

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019