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Admission Timeline

The priority deadline (30th June 2021) for application is over. If you had submitted your application, we will communicate the decision or next steps to you.

If you had not applied by the priority deadline, you can still apply for 2021 admissions here.

The applications for the 2022 intake will open on 1st November 2021.

Application Process

1

Online Application

Board exam scores (or final year scores for PG) are NOT required at the moment due to the pandemic. You can apply based on your current academic records.

The application fee is ₹ 1,000.

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2

Online Interview

If shortlisted, you will be interviewed by the admissions committee. We check your interest and ability in the program you wish to study.

If applying after the priority deadline (30th June), you will be asked for a recommendation letter from your principal/professor for a scholarship.

3

Result

You get an offer letter if selected. Secure your seat by paying a refundable security deposit of ₹25,000. Welcome to Rishihood!

Fee Structure

When to Apply?

  • Applications are open for 2021 admissions
  • It is advisable to apply early for a higher chance of selection and scholarships.
  • You will receive the result within 10 days of your application and interview.

UG Eligibility

Students require a minimum of 60% or 6 CGPA in Grade 12 or equivalent qualifying examination from any recognized board to apply for our any of our UG programmes,

PG Eligibility

For PG programmes, students must have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50%. Students from any recognized institution (in India or outside) are eligible to apply.

We also accept the scores of the following tests:

  1. For MBA: GMAT, CAT, MAT, NMAT, CMAT, XAT
  2. For M.Des: CEED
Degree Programmes at Rishihood University
Undergraduate Programmes

Bachelor of Design

Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 3,50,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Mandatory

Bachelor of Visual Arts

Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 3,00,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Mandatory

BA (Hons) Education

Duration: 3 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 1,20,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

BA (Hons) Psychology

Duration: 3 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 1,20,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

BBA

Duration: 3 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 3,00,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Mandatory

Bachelor of Optometry (B Opt)

Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent in Science with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 1,20,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

BSc Cardiovascular Technology (BSc CVT)

Duration: 3 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent in Science with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 1,20,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

BSc – Medical Laboratory Technology (BSc MLT)

Duration: 3 Years

Eligibility: 10+2 of CBSE/state board or equivalent in Science with minimum 60% marks

Fee: ₹ 1,20,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

Postgraduate Programmes

Master of Design

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks

Fee: ₹ 2,40,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

MBA

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks

Fee: ₹ 3,50,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Mandatory

MBA - Entrepreneurship

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks

Fee: ₹ 3,50,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Mandatory

MBA Hospital Administration

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks. Candidates with a Healthcare degree will be given preference.

Fee: ₹ 3,50,000 Per Annum

Hostel: Optional

MA Public Leadership

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks

Fee: ₹ 6,50,000 for two years, including hostel

Hostel: Mandatory

PG Diploma in Public Leadership

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks

Fee: ₹ 5,00,000 including hostel

Hostel: Mandatory

The Face of Education is Changing!

We’re accepting applications for lateral entry in 2nd Year

With the recent rise in COVID-19 cases, many students are uncertain. You may have taken decisions out of compulsions. Rather than dropping out or restarting your college, you can apply for a lateral entry into the 2nd year of a degree at Rishihood so that you can follow your passion freely.

Programmes for lateral entry: 

Fees

Scholarships

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Frequently Asked Questions

When was the University established? Who are the founders?

Rishihood University was established in 2020 by a group of philanthropists and impact-driven professionals who come from diverse fields of architecture, education, healthcare, and business. The University is led by an esteemed board that includes public figures, cabinet ministers, Padmashri Awardees, and more.

Where is the University located?

Rishihood University is located in Sonipat, Haryana (Delhi NCR), which has emerged as a global education hub. It is also an economic hub generating enormous employment opportunities.

Is Rishihood University a recognized one?

Rishihood University’s degrees are internationally acceptable. Rishihood University has been established under the Haryana Private Universities Act (Amendment), 2020, and is empowered to award internationally recognized degrees as specified in Section 22(F) of the UGC Act, 1956.

Does the university need approval from the AICTE?

Rishihood is an approved private university offering professional and liberal education. Universities do not require any approval from AICTE.

What is the background of Faculty members at Rishihood University?

Our faculty has people with decades of experience. They come from some of the top institutions in the world including Stanford, Harvard, Northeastern University Boston, IITs and several other institutes of national importance.

To know more about our Faculty, visit:

https://rishihood.edu.in/our-team/

https://rishihood.edu.in/board-of-studies/

Do you have any tie-ups with other universities for student exchange?

Yes, Rishihood has partnerships with institutions in Denmark, Russia, Indonesia and South Korea. We are in active discussions to partner with like-minded institutions in several other countries

What is the admission application process for national/international students at Rishihood University?

We follow the same eligibility criteria for Indian and International students.

Refer to the link: https://rishihood.edu.in/admissions/

When can I Apply?

Admissions for 2021 cohort is on in different phases, students are advised to apply as early as possible to get the benefit of scholarship however, applications will be accepted till August 2021.

Is the Application Process online only? Or is there any offline process as well?

Yes. The Application Process is entirely online. There is no offline process.

How long does it take to receive an reply/Offer Letter from the University once the application is submitted?

You will receive the reply/Offer Letter within 10 days your application and interview.

How to apply for scholarship at Rishihood University?

You can apply for a scholarship while filling up the form for admission. You may need to share the required documents as advised.

On what basis are scholarships awarded?

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of Merit. However, there is a provision for Open Financial Aid for those who need it. Students native to the state of Haryana are eligible for fee concessions as provided by law.

What is Qualifying Examination? Do I need to give any exam for admission?

Applicants need to fill the online application form at apply.rishihood.edu.in, keeping the current situation in mind when board exams  are postponed students are being accepted/ Shortlisted on the basis of their past academic record and through personal/virtual round of interview.

My result is yet not declared, should I wait for the declaration or apply for admission without submitting my results? Will I be getting scholarship as well?

For UG Eligibility

Due to the pandemic, the Class 12th board results have been delayed. We are accepting applications based on Class 10th scores. Students from India or outside can apply and get their admission decision based on the interview.

PG Eligibility

Due to the pandemic, the final year results have been delayed. We are accepting applications based on pre-final year grades. Students from any recognized institution (in India or outside) are eligible to apply.

We also accept the scores of the following tests:

For MBA: GMAT, CAT, MAT, NMAT, CMAT, XAT

For M.Des: CEED

What are the residential facilities available for students at Rishihood University?

The university has dedicated hostels for students on campus as well as off-campus. As a resident of campus, you will have access to the University Sports Complex, all clubs & societies, internet etc. Hostel is mandatory for the students of School of Entrepreneurship & School of Creativity whereas it is optional for students of other schools.

Does the accommodation fee include meals?

Yes. The Hostel Fee is inclusive of all meals, laundry and sports facilities available on campus.

Does the University provide any transportation?

You can avail the shuttle service provided by the University. The shuttle will run from the campus to the nearest Delhi Metro station in the morning and evening. Students can book their seat by paying a nominal service fee per ride.

How do I submit my fee after getting my Offer Letter?

All payments are to be made online through the University Payment Gateway. No cash payment is accepted.

How to reach Rishihood University and which is the nearest airport to the university campus?

To reach Rishihood University:

By Air – The nearest airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi. The Campus is a hour and a half drive from the Airport.
By Train– Nearest Railway Station is Sonipat. Major nearby Railway Stations are – Delhi, New Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Anand Vihar Terminus.
By Bus – Frequent bus services are available from ISBT Delhi to Sonipat. The University is located on the main GT Karnal Road near Bahalgarh Chowk.

I have made the registration fee payment and when should I pay my balance fee?

Once you have paid the registration fee the balance amount is to be paid within next 15 days.

Is the scholarship valid throughout the programme or only for a particular year?

Though Scholarships are provided for the entire duration of the programme, students must maintain their merit, conduct and attendance criteria in order to ensure full security of their scholarship.

Schools at Rishihood

School of Creativity

  • Design
  • Visual Arts
  • Performing Arts
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School of Education

  • Teacher Education
  • Psychology
  • Education Leadership
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School of Entrepreneurship

  • Startups
  • Family Business
  • Business Management
  • Social Entrepreneurship
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School of Healthcare

  • Healthcare Management
  • Allied Health
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Rashtram School Of Public Leadership

  • Politics
  • Civil Society
  • Academia
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