Admissions at Rishihood

Welcome to Rishihood University, where we believe in nurturing curious minds and empowering students to achieve their dreams.

Application Process

Applying to Rishihood University is an efficient and streamlined procedure. To initiate your application, please follow to the following steps:

Application Processs

Register your interest with our 3 -step selection process:

1Online Application

2Aptitude Test

3Personal Interview

Eligibility for Undergraduate Students

  • Students require a minimum of 50% or 5 CGPA in Grade 12 or equivalent qualifying examination from any recognized board.
  • Students must submit any of the following aptitude test scores.

Selection Criteria for Undergraduate Students

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

*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.

Admission Schedule

Rounds Application Deadline Admission Process Declaration of Results Reasons to Apply Early
Financial Aid Academic Journey
Early 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!

Program Fee

Undergraduate Program

Program Name Duration Tuition Fee (per semester) Hostel Fee (per semester) Tuition Fee (per annum) Hostel Fee (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
BS in Business Analytics 4 years INR 1,85,000 INR 90,000 INR 3,70,000 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 fee 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 housing fee includes the following: Twin-sharing room for 2 semesters, Vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner), Apple MacBook (Your Walking Lab), Sports Facilities, Laundry, 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 fee mentioned above. They will be charged at actuals.

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 on request Refund percentage
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%

Scholarships & 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 10% tuition scholarship for:

List of scholarships

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

Teenage Lalaji

Child prodigy in a small enterprise wanting to become a large enterprise

Dexter, the Child Genius

Science and technology geniuses who want to make it big in business


Sports achievers who make their families and country proud

Front Bencher

Academic achievers who want to remain at the top of their studies

Our Learners Come From

Rishihood Catalyst Program