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The University of Mumbai is not only the oldest university in the state of Maharashtra, but it is also one of the oldest state university in entire India. The university was established in the year 1857 by John Wilson, who was a missionary in British India. Earlier the University was called as the University of Bombay, but when the name of the Bombay city was changed to Mumbai, the University was named as the University of Mumbai. Currently, there are 711 colleges affiliated to the University of Mumbai.


University of Mumbai Courses:


Mumbai University offers various courses- undergraduate courses, postgraduate courses and doctoral courses. The respective courses are offered under various Faculties which are mentioned below-


Faculty of Arts

Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension

Communication And Journalism

Fine Arts

Language, Linguistics and Literature

Social Science

Centre for Disaster Management


Library Science

Management Studies

Faculty of CommerceDepartment of Commerce
Faculty of LawDepartment of Law
Faculty of Science

National Centre for Nanosciences and Nanotechnology

Department of Bio-Physics

Department of Computer Science

Department of Geography

Department of Life Sciences

Department of Statistics

Department of Physics

Department of Biotechnology

Department of Chemistry

Department of Information Technology

Department of Mathematics

Faculty of TechnologyDepartment of Chemical Technology
Faculty of Sports

Department of Physical Education and Sports Pavilion

Physical Education

Faculty of Other Departments

Academy for Administrative Careers

Centre for Extra-Mural studies

Department of Student welfare Vidyapeeth Vidhyarthi Bhavan

Dr. Ambedkar Center for Social Justice

Gurudev Tagore Chair of Comp. literature

Institute of Science (Managed by Govt. of Maharashtra)

Phule-Ambedkar Chair

Ratnagiri Sub-Centre

Western Regional Instrumentation Centre

Alkesh Dinesh Mody Institute of Management Studies

Department of Linguistics

Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging (CoHaB)

Garware Institute of Career Education &Development

Indo-Canadian Studies Centre

Mahatma Gandhi Peace Centre

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Contemporary Studies

UGC Human Resource Development Centre (UGC Academic Staff College)


The students can know in detail about the University of Mumbai Courses and their fees.


University of Mumbai Distance Learning Program:


Mumbai University also offers various courses under its Distance Learning Program. University of Mumbai distance courses involves the following courses-


Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Science

Master of Arts

Master of Commerce

Master of Computer Applications

Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research for Management


University of Mumbai Admissions:


The admissions to the Mumbai University is made through the entrance exam conducted by the Mumbai University. The steps of the University of Mumbai Admission procedure are as follows-


1) The candidate has to login at the official website of the Mumbai University.

2) The candidate has to click to Apply Online to fill the application form.

3) The candidate then has to fill the relevant details in the application form, including uploading of the photo and signature and submit the application form before the last date of submission.


University of Mumbai Placements:


The placement scenario is right at the Mumbai University. Many companies like IBM, CEAT, L&T Infotech, Reliance and J.P Morgan hire students from the campus at excellent packages. The students can get the University of Mumbai Placement students’ reviews to know more about it.


University of Mumbai Campus Life:


There are various facilities available for the students at the campus. Some of them are-


1) Virtual Classroom-


Through the medium of University Video Lecture Courses (UVLC) initiated by the University Grants Commission (UGC), the students can avail the online lectures on various topics making it a self-instructional material. The online lectures will foster the learning of the students and will prove to be an additive factor in the regular courses.


2) Hostel Facilities-


There are seven hostel facilities available for the students. The hostel accommodates around 550 students.

Among the seven hostels, there are 3 boys hostel and 3 girls hostel. One is hostel cum guest house facility.


3) Library-


There is a library on the university campus, which consists of Books, Reference books, competitive exam books, Indian and Foreign Journals, E-resources like DVDs, Theses, Database, Online Journals.


The students can also know about the other Campus life facilities of the University of Mumbai.


University of Mumbai Alumni:


Many distinguished Alumni were the part of Mumbai University. Some of the well-known University of Mumbai Alumni is-


B.R AmbedkarChairman of Indian Constitution Drafting Committee, Social Reformer
Raja RamannaIndian Nuclear Scientist
Pratibha PatilFormer President of India
Vasundhara RajeChief Minister of India
Homi Jahangir BhabhaNuclear Physicist
Jagdish BhagwatiRenowned Economist
John AbrahamActor
Anil AmbaniChairman of Ambani Group
H.J KaniaFirst Chief Justice of India
Ravi ShashtriFormer Cricketer and Former Director of Indian Cricket Team

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