As the board results are out now, the whole world is a stage for you. The first step before you enter the next stage of your life is to search for the right school/college!
In order to make your mission for seeking admission a little easier, we have compiled a list of top 10 Ten Central Multidisciplinary Universities in India.
What is a Multidisciplinary university?
A multidisciplinary university is a university, which teaches/ offers its students subjects from different disciplines. For example, a technical university may offer its students only technical courses, an arts university may offer its students only art courses, but a multidisciplinary university offers its students all these courses. It offers programs ranging from arts, commerce, science,management etc.
The benefit of studying in a multidisciplinary university is the kind of exposure that the university offers. An arts student rubs shoulders with a commerce student, a commerce student with a science student and so on. Offering students to come across different schools of thought. This kind of on the campus interaction that the university offers is what sets the university apart from other single disciplinary universities.
Following are the top 10 interdisciplinary universities in the country, as per the recent survey carried out by the week and Hansa Research.
|University of Delhi|
|Jawaharlal Nehru University|
|Banaras Hindu University|
|University of Hyderabad|
|Aligarh Muslim University|
|Jamia Millia Islamia|
|Visva Bharati University|
|University of Allahabad|
|North-Eastern Hill University|
Given below are the details pertaining these colleges:
The USP of the University of Delhi is its Multidisciplinary approach to education. The various colleges associated with the University of Delhi offer degrees in various disciplines. DU has a lot of courses to choose from. From a bachelor’s in French to a bachelor’s in Investment Management, there’s hardly any course that you won’t find in DU. Best colleges include SRCC, Kirori Mal College, Lady Sri Ram, Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, Venkateswara, Hindu, and Hansraj College among many others.
Established in 1969 & named after the 1st prime minister of India. JNU, as it is fondly called is one of the best liberal arts universities in the world. The university has a multidisciplinary approach and is home to schools which teach subjects ranging from, Economics, History, Lifesciences.
Established in 1916 by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya, BHU is one of the largest residential universities in Asia, with over 20,000 students. BHU has constantly been ranked among the top universities in the country. The faculty of engineering of the University has been renamed as IIT-BHU. The university also follows a multi-disciplinary approach offering students various subjects to learn.
Founded in 1974, University of Hyderabad has more than 5,000 students and 400 faculty members, from several disciplines. The university, which is one of the best in India, attracts some of the brightest minds from the nation. Since its inception, the university has grown in leaps & bounds. The university also follows a multi-disciplinary approach offering students various subjects to learn.
Originally established as Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College in 1875 by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, the college became Aligarh Muslim University in 1920. Spread over 400 acres of land AMU, is one of the top universities in the country. AMU offers more than 300 courses in various branches of education. Apart from this, it has its three off-campus centres in Kerala,West Bengal, and Bihar. The university is an Institute of National Importance.
Established in 1920 JMI university provides undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate courses. The university also follows a multi-disciplinary approach offering students various subjects to learn. Some of the departments of the University such as engineering, mass communication, and dental sciences are one of the best in the country.
Spread over 780 acres PU is one of the best universities in the country. The university was established in 1985 by the Government of India. It has 35,000 students in its 87 affiliated colleges. The university also follows a multi-disciplinary approach offering students various subjects to learn.
Established by Rabindranath Tagore, Visva Bharati University is one of a kind university in the country. The university has an exceptional pedagogy. The university over the course of time has grown to become one of India’s most renowned places of higher learning, with a list of alumni that includes Nobel-winning economist Amartya Sen, globally renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray and the country’s leading art historian, R. Siva Kumar, to name just a few.
Established in 1887, AU is the fourth oldest University in India. The university has consistently been ranked among the top universities in the country & is well known for its multi-disciplinary approach towards teaching. Due to the high quality of its teaching, at one point in time it was regarded as the “Oxford of the East”
Established in 1973, NEU has been conferred by UGC as a University with Potential for Excellence. The university has within a short span has garnered quite a reputation for itself. The jurisdiction of the university extended originally to the states of Meghalaya and Nagaland and the erstwhile Union Territories of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram.
So, if you are looking to study in a multidisciplinary university in India, don’t forget to apply in these universities.
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