Galgotias University

Stats & Ranking:
NIRF 2019: Top 200 Universities
Established in 2011
52 Acres Campus

Connectivity:
By Air:
From Indira Gandhi International Airport, Distance to GU is around 90 Kms.
By Railways
Distance from New Delhi Railway Station to GU is around 60 Kms.
By Road:
If travelling by metro, use Aqua Line to get down on Knowledge Park 2 Metro Station, from
where it is a 5 minutes walk. You’ll have to travel on Yamuna Expressway towards Lucknow
for reaching the campus.

Mode of Admission:
Minimum 60% marks in PCM in 12th with minimum 40%ile or upto 5 Lakh rank in JEE Mains
Or
Qualifying Galgotias Engineering Entrance Exam with minimum 50% in PCM and 60%
aggregate in Class XII

Fees:
Per Year
Institute Fee: Rs. 1,60,000
Hostel Fees+ Mess Fees: Rs. 1,40,000
Institute Fees(for all branches): Rs. 1,60,000 Total: Rs 3,00,000
Institute Fees(for specialization branches): Rs. 1,80,000
Hostel Fees(AC): Rs. 1,40,000
Hostel Fees(non AC): Rs. 1,10,000

Streams Offered:
• Computer Science & Engineering
• Artificial Intelligence and Data Science
• Computer Science and Engineering (Cyber Security)
• Computer Science and Engineering (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
• Computer Science and Engineering (Internet of Things and Cyber Security Including
Block Chain Technology)
• Computer Science and Engineering (Gaming Technology)
• Computer Science and Business Systems
• Computer Science & Engineering (Cloud Computing & virtualization)
• Electrical Engineering
• Electrical & Electronics Engineering
• Electronics & Communication Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Automobile Engineering
• Civil Engineering

Scholarships:
• 50% tuition fee waiver as scholarship for students securing upto 4000th rank in the JEE.
• 50% tuition fee waiver as scholarship for students securing upto 100th rank in the UPSEE.
• 25% tuition fee waiver as scholarship for students securing 93% aggregate / PCM and
above in class 12 or 80% marks in graduation.
This exam is given by about 12,000 students every year.

Performance Scholarship
GUEE Rank 1 to 1075% Tuition fee waiver
GUEE Rank 11 to 2050% Tuition fee waiver
GUEE Rank 21 to 3025% Tuition fee waiver

Placements:
Airtel, Axis Bank, Cognizant, HP, IBM, Infosys, Tech Mahindra and Wipro are the major
recruiters. A bulk of the students are placed with mass recruiters.
Average package for software profiles revolves around 3-3.5 LPA.
The highest package for other branches is around 6 LPA, while the average is 2.75 LPA.
Last year, 4 students were placed in Amazon at 30 LPA; while 1 was placed in Microsoft at
35 LPA CTC.
Also, 2 seniors were selected for GSoC this year, so, coding culture is improving day by
day.

Hostel:
• Double seater rooms which are allotted on first-come-first-serve basis.
• There are 84 rooms on 1 floor, and there are 10 floors in the hostel. So, a total of
840 rooms.
• There’s a Pool Table, Air Hockey, Foosball, Table Tennis and Squash, all are
present in the hostel premises.
• Also, there’s a TV room, Yoga Room, Dancing Room and Theater Room.
• Also, students can play Badminton, Cricket, Basketball, Football & Hockey.
• The condition of hostels are good, but there are minor issues with the hostel lift
sometimes.

Hostel Mess:
• Only vegetarian mess is there.
• Food is edible, just like any other mess.
• Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks & Dinner is provided.
• Both North & South Indian food is provided. Paneer is given once a week.

Facilities:
• There’s a proper food court present in the University. There are about 15-16
shops, and everything including CCD, Pizzas, Pasta & Burgers are easily available.
• There’s a WH Smith store & a salon as well.
• Provision for tea and coffee is also there, known as ‘Adda’.
• There’s also a dhaba just outside the college.
• A centrally- air conditioned library with over 1,30,000 books
• 24×7 Internet Connectivity

Faculties:
• The faculty is very supportive and helpful, ONLY IF THE STUDENT IS WILLING TO
LEARN.
• If you want help with AI, ML, Big Data, etc. in the first year, the faculty is more than
happy to help you out.
• However, some are rude and aren’t that supportive as well.
• Most students are attending classes just for attendance, as there is a big issue of
attendance. 75% is mandatory, or you’re _. If it is less than 75% before midsems,
you’re not even allowed to give the end semester examinations.

Clubs & Societies:
• There are about 25-30 clubs and societies
• For eg. TechnoJam,in which workshops are conducted by Seniors for different skills
• CampCircle is the Photography Club, and is very active around the campus.
• There are regular guest lectures happening in the University

Miscellaneous:
• UniFest is the annual cultural fest of Galgotias University. Guru Randhawa &
Akshay Kumar have performed here. Recently, Kartik Aaryan & Sara Ali Khan also
visited the University.
• Alum base is not that great, it is developing at a slow pace.
• You’ll have to sacrifice the city life, as the campus is situated in the middle of
nowhere.
• Galgotias College would be a better choice, if you’re getting it. It offers better
placements and better teachers. However, when it comes to enjoyment and
college life, Galgotias University is better.

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