2nd Round of Application Deadline 15th April 2024 | Opportunity to get scholarships upto 25%

1. Application Portal

2. Application Process

The admission process at Rishihood University includes a holistic assessment of various facets of your personality. We are looking for the next generation of global leaders who can display a balance of quantitative and qualitative skills. You will be evaluated on the basis of your overall performance across our selection criteria.

Application Process

Register your interest with our 3-step selection process-

1. Online Application
2. Aptitude Test
3. Personal Interview

Selection Criteria

  • Past Academic Records
  • Aptitude Test
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Academic and Extracurricular Achievements
  • Personal Interview

3. Admissions Schedule


Rounds Application Deadline Conduct of Admission Process Declaration of Results Awesome Reasons to Apply Early
Get Rid of Your Financial Worries Start Your Academic Journey with an Edge
Early Decision Round 30th November 2023 1st – 4th December 2023 9th December 2023 Opportunity to get scholarships upto 100% Complimentary Pre-College Orientation in Dubai (late-January 2024)
Full Fee waiver on Rishihood’s Winter School (December 2023) and Summer School(May 2024)
Full Fee waiver on pre-college industry Connect events
Round 1 31st January 2024 1st – 4th February 2024 9th February 2024 Opportunity to get scholarships upto 50% Full fee waiver on Rishihood’s Summer School (May 2024)
Full Fee waiver on pre-college industry Connect events
Round 2 15th April 2024 18th – 21st April 2024 25th April 2024 Opportunity to get scholarships upto 25% Sorry, you missed your chance!
Round 3* (subject to availability of seats) 30th June 2024 1st – 7th July 2024 11th July 2024 Opportunity to get scholarships upto 10% Sorry, you missed your chance!


4. Eligibility

Eligibility for Undergraduate Programs

  1. Students require a minimum of 50% or 5 CGPA in Grade 12 or equivalent qualifying examination from any recognized board.
  2. Students must submit any of the following aptitude test scores:
    • RSAT / SAT / ACT / CUET

*Students can directly apply through their SAT scores. Rishihood University’s DI Code for SAT applicants is 9208. All applicants applying with the SAT score need to upload their official transcripts on the Rishihood Application Portal.

5. Fees

1. Undergraduate Program

Program Name Duration Tuition Fees (per semester) Hostel Fees (per semester) Tuition Fees (per annum) Hostel Fees (per annum)
B. Design 4 years INR 1,60,000 INR 90,000 INR 3,20,000 INR 1,80,000
Makers Undergrad – BBA 4 years INR 2,10,000 INR 90,000 INR 4,20,000 INR 1,80,000
B.Sc. (Hons.) Psychology 4 years INR 1,60,000 INR 90,000 INR 3,20,000 INR 1,80,000
B. Tech in CS&AI 4 years INR 1,86,250 INR 90,000 INR 3,72,500 INR 1,80,000


Important points

  • Rishihood University is a residential campus. All admitted learners are required to stay on campus during the semester.
  • A deposit of Rs 35,000 is to be made at the time of acceptance of the Offer of Admission. This is counted towards the total payable fee of the first year.
  • A one-time refundable security deposit of Rs 50,000 will be payable at the commencement of the program. The Security Deposit will be refunded at the time of graduation from Rishihood University or after withdrawal of admission from the program.
  • The tuition and housing fees are to be paid in advance for each semester within a week of the declaration of results of the previous semester.
  • The housing is for the duration of the semester. Any extra stay will be charged pro-rata and provided only based on availability.
  • The hostel fee is a composite fee and is divided across all semesters, even if the learner opts for an off-campus internship in a particular semester.
  • The housing fee includes the following:
      1. Twin-sharing room for 2 semesters
      2. Vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner)
      3. Apple MacBook (Your Walking Lab)
      4. Sports Facilities
      5. Laundry
      6. Internet
  • MacBook once handed over by the university is the property of the students for life. If the student withdraws from the program after receiving the laptop, Rs 100,000 will be added to the total dues.
  • Miscellaneous costs like field trips, domestic/local/international immersions, specialization-specific software, stationery, consumables, printing, photocopying, books, study material, sports equipment & consumables, shuttle bus, etc. are not included in the fees mentioned above. They will be charged at actuals.

6. Fee Refund Policy

The last date of Admission for Annual Year 2024-25 is July 31st, 2024

S.No. Date of Withdrawal Request University will Refund if request is received Percentage of Refund of Tuition fee
1. 15 days or more before the formally notified last date of Admission On or before 15th July 2024 100%
2. Within 15 days before the formally notified last date of Admission Between 16th July- 31st July 2024 (both dates included) 90%
3. Within 15 days after the formally notified last date of Admission Between 1st August – 15th August 2024 (both dates included) 80%
4. Between 16 days and 30 days after the formally notified last date of Admission Between 16th August – 31st August 2024 (both dates included) 50%
5. More than 30 days after the formally notified last date of Admission On or after 1st September 2024 0%

7. Scholarship and Financial Aid

We believe in the power of entrepreneurship to create the India of our dreams. If you are ready to build something for the country, we are ready to remove all financial barriers. Up to 25% tuition scholarship for:

  • Bharat Ki Beti: Girl students from the Indian Hinterland wanting to be a pioneer
  • Fauji Kid: Children from the armed forces who demonstrate business acumen
  • Vanvaasi Dreamer: Students from tribal communities who aspire a high-quality education
  • Distant Doer: Students from remotest areas like Andaman, Lakshadweep, and border areas
  • Khiladi: Sports achievers who make their families and country proud
  • Dexter, the Child Genius: Science and technology geniuses who want to make it big in business
  • Teenage Lalaji: Child prodigy in a small enterprise wanting to become a large enterprise
  • Front Bencher: Academic achievers who want to remain at the top of their studies

8. Rishihood Catalyst Program

  • What is Catalyst Program? Link Here
  • How to write a statement of purpose? Link Here
  • how to ace an entrance test? Link Here
  • How to crack GD and PI? Link Here
  • How to build an impressive university application? Link Here