FACULTY OF ARTS (HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES)
B.A/B.A (Hons): Eligibility Intermediate from Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi or equivalent. Duration 3 years.
Subjects Compulsory A mod Ind Lang (Bengali, Hindi, Oriya or Urdu). Optionals any three of the following: A classical Lang
including German; French; Latin; Anthro; Home Sc; Econ; Eng; Geog; Hist; Maths; Music; Phil; Pol Sc; Sociol. In the case of
women students Home Sc may be interchanged with a subject indicated above.
Candidates may take up the Honours course in one of the three optional subjects offered.
M.A: Eligibility BA/BA (Hons). Duration 2 years (Four semesters) with an exam at the end of each semester. Subjects
any one of the following: Anthro; Bengali; Econ; Eng; Geog; Hindi; Hist; Home Sc, Maths; Phil; Pol Sc; Psy; Tribal and
Regional Languages; Sans; Urdu.
FACULTY OF COMMERCE
B.Com/B.Com. (Hons): Eligibility Intermediate in Commerce or Science. Subjects B. Com Hons and General Courses
offered. Duration 3 years.
For Honours course a candidate has to take, in addition to the subjects mentioned under B.Com, the following: Pub Econ &
Planning, Indl Relations & Personnel Mgt; Pub Enterprises and Pub Corporations.
M.Com.: Eligibility Bachelor’s degree in Commerce. Duration 2 years (Four semesters) Subjects All compulsory papers
with specialisation in Finance, Marketing, and HRM in the IVth Semester.
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
B.Ed: Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree. Duration 1 year Subjects: Theory of Edn; Ednl Psy & Ednl Measurements; School
Orgn & Health Edn; Ednl Reconstruction in India & abroad; Methods of Teaching any four of the following subjects: Hindi,
Urdu, Sans, Eng as a foreign lang, Hist, Geog, Dom Sc, Sc, Maths, Social Studies, Ele Edn; one of the following crafts:
Spinning & Weaving; Wood Work or Metal Work. Optionals Social & Cultural Anthro. Practical Teaching.
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
B .Tech. : Eligibility: Intermediate with Phy, Chem & Maths. Duration 4 years with University exam of 8 semesters.
Branches: Computer Sc; Civil; Elect; Electronics & Communications; Mech; Metallurgy; Material Engg; IT; and
M.Tech: Eligibility BTech. Duration: 2 yrs of 4 semesters. Branches: Manufacturing Engg; Foundry & Forge
Technology; Environmental Engg; Material Science & Engg; Civil; and Mechanical.
FACULTY OF LAW
B.B.A.LL.B (Bachelors in Business Administration and Bachelor of Laws) Hons. It shall be Integrated Double Degree Five Academic Years Course in Management and Law.
LL.M (Master of Laws) 2 years course.
FACULTY OF MEDICINE/Dental
MBBS/BDS: Eligibility Intermediate Sc with Phy, Chem and Biol. Admission through competitive examination .Duration 4½
years with an exam at the end of 1 year, 1½ year, 1year and 1 year known as First Professional MBBS, Second Professional
MBBS, Third Professional MBBS Part I, and Third Professional MBBS Part II respectively. Candidates have to undergo a
compulsory housemanship of one year. Web Link of RIMS
MD/ MS For admission, a student must have passed the MBBS exam of the University or any other degree recognised as
equivalent thereto, and must have also completed 6 months housemanship in a recognised hospital; 3 years of registration
with the Council of Medical Registration; 2 years work in the department concerned of a Medical College or Research
Institute recognised by the university. Branches MD Biochem; Forensic Med; Gen Med, Paediatrics, Pathol; Physiol;
Preventive & Social Med; Psychological Med; Tropical Med. MS Anaesthesiology; Anatomy; Gen Surgery; Obst & Gynae;
Ophthal; Ortho; Otorhinolaryngology; Radiol.
MD (Psychiatry) Eligibility MBBS. Duration 3 yrs. The university also conducts MCh course.
Basic BSc Nursing: Eligibility Intermediate Sc with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English (PCBE) with 50%
aggregate marks. Duration Four Years under annual examination pattern.
Post Basic Nursing: Eligibility IA/ISc/ICom with diploma in General Nursing and midwifery. Duration 2 years under
annual examination pattern.
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
B.Sc/B.Sc (Hons) : Eligibility Intermediate in Sc. Duration 3 years. Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology,
M.Sc: Eligibility B.Sc/ B.Sc (Hons). Duration 2 years (Four semesters) with an exam at the end of each semester.
Subjects Bot Chem; Geol; Phy; Maths; Zool.
MPhil: Eligibility MA/M.Sc./M.Com. with 55% marks in for General & OBC category and 50% marks for SC/ST category
Duration 1 year (Two semesters)
The University awards PhD degree in the Faculties of Arts (Humanities & Social Sciences), Science, Commerce, Medicine
and Engg. There is also a provision of awarding DLitt and DSc Degrees.
Ranchi University is running a number of vocational/self-financing courses at UG and PG level. These provide Degree, Advanced Diploma, Diploma, and Certificate courses. The fees vary with courses. Some of these courses are:
Self-financing Degree Courses at Post-Graduate Level - LL.M, MBA, MCA, M. Sc. (Electronics and Communication), MA in JyotirVigyan (Astrology), M. A. in Rural Development, M. A. in Public Administration, M. A. in Mass Communication, MA Museology & Archaeology, MA Human Rights, M.Sc. Biotechnology ,M.Sc. Environmental Science., M.A/ M.Sc. in Yoga (2-years semester wise CBSC based course)
Self-financing PG Diploma Courses : Medicinal Plant; Food Preservation and Bakery; Functional Arabic; Functional Persian; Journalism; Broadcast Journalism & Video Production, Post Graduate Diploma in Yogic Sciences (1-year semester wise CBCS base course)
Self-financing Courses at U. G. level : Bio-technology, Computer Application, Computer Maintenance, Information Technology, Office Management & Secretarial Practice, Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Fashion Designing, Food Processing, Environment & Water Management, Business Administration, Advertising, Sales Promotion, & Sales Management
Add-on Courses (Certificate, Diploma, and Advanced Diploma) : Yoga, Insurance, Electronics, Banking, Adv. Sales Promotion and Sales Management Retailing, Computer Application, Business Management etc. Add-on Certificate Course in Yoga (One semester CBSC based course).