Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri J&K

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COLLEGE NAME: Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri J&K


Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah Unversity has come into existence by an Act of the Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly called the Jammu & Kashmir Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University Act No. XVI of 2002. The University is nurtured by the Jammu & Kashmir Wakf Council. The motto of the University is "Iqra bismi Rabbik alladi Khalaq" which means, "Read in the name of GOD who has created all that exists". It reflects the vision and idealism for which the university stands. The objective identified for the university in the Act is to import quality education and undertake research in basic and job oriented fields.Accordingly, the university has launched postgraduate teaching programmmes in Business Management, Financiial Management, Computer Sciences, Information Technology, Arabic, Applied Mathematics and B.Tech in Electronics and Communication, Computer Sciences & Engineering and Information Technology.


  The University campus is located at the foothills of the great Himalayan Pir Panjal range in Rajouri, 154 KM from Jammu, the Winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir State. Regular bus service, video-coaches and shared taxies meandering their way by the sparkling streams through the thick-pine  forests make the 3 and half hours jounery between Jammu & Kashmir a mesmerizing experience.

The region in which the university is located has rich geographic, climatic and cultural diversity. The climate varies from subtropical  in the southern parts to temperate in montane northern fringes. The average temperature varies from 7ºc during winters to 37ºc during summers. The average annual rainfall is 500 mm. The snow-capped peaks of the mighty Himalaya, rich biodiversity and valuable agri-diversity make the entire Rajouri-Poonch region a nature lover's paradise.

The teaching programme designed by various Academic bodies of the university are interactive, flexible  and hands on; directed towards helping learners to gain the ability to confidently and effectively answer real life challenges.


 1.  Our Vision:

"Steady onward march for human development through science and technology on one hand and our national ethos on the other"

2.  Our Mission:

"Work towards preparing men and women who are intellectual adventurers and not camp followers; who are architects of the future and not curators of the  past" 

3.  Our Core Values:

  1. Excellence 

   2. Social Responsibility

   3. Inclusivity

  4. Ethics of Service

  5. Integrity

  6. Accountability.





Master of Science [M.Sc]

2 year(s)


Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]

3 year(s)


Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]

3 year(s)


Master of Computer Application [MCA]

3 year(s)



Eligibility of Admission


Change of Stream will be allowed only on deposition of full fee prescribed for payment seat, irrespective of whether the student was initially admitted under self financing or general categories.


Only such students will be considered for chanege of stream as have passed all theory and lab courses of Semester-I and have appeared for examination in all courses of Semester-II


Selection of students seeking change of branch shall be made on the basis of the marks secured by them in Semester-I Examination.

Eligibility For admission to the Doctor of Philosophy programme. 

    A candidate must fulfill any of the following eligibility criteria:

55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade “B” in the UGC 7 -point Scale) in M. Phil. Course Work (50% for SC / ST, OBC - non creamy layer and differently abled candidates).

Masters degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Masters degree with at least 55% marks (50% for SC / ST, OBC candidates) in aggregate or its equivalent grade “B” in the UGC 7 - point scale.





Programmes Offered


1. B.Tech Civil Engineering (Year of introduction: 2008-09 )

2. B.E (Civil Engineering Evening)

3. Ph. D. Civil Engineering


B.Tech Civil Engineering



General*: 32 seats


Self Supporting*: 28 Seats


Eligibility for Admission


Passes 10+2 from a recognized Board with atleast 50% marks( 45% for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled tribe categories) with Physical and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.


Candidate appearing in the qualifying examination or those whose result of the qualifying examination is awaited can also apply and appear in the Entrance Test Provisionally.


Procedure for Admission


Admission to all B.Tech. Course is conducted through Entrance test, dates for which will be notified through print and electronic media, at College of Engineering and Technology, BGSBU Campus, Rajouri University Campus, Rajouri & at such other Centres in Jammu and Srinagar as will be notified later.


Syllabus and Model Question Paper for the Test from College of Engineering & Technology, Jammu Camp office or Regional office, Srinagar.


Selection shall strictly be made on the basis of marks secured by applicants in the Entrance Test.


Including reserved category seats

The number may change marginally

Management seats: Number shall be notified separately


Lateral Admission to B.Tech


The University offers lateral admission to B.Tech (3rd semester) in the following streams to candidate who have passed Diploma Engineering with at least 60% marks in the relevant or allied stream.

Civil Engineering

Computer Science

Electronic & Communication

Electrical & Renewable Energy

Information technology


Intake: Number of seats available for lateral entry shall be notified at the start of Semester-III


Eligibility for Admission: Passed Diploma Engineering in relevant or allied stream from recognized Board of Technical Education/ University with at least 60% marks.


Procedure for Admisssion: Admission shall be made through Entrance Test that the University will notify separately.


Selection shall be made on the basis of marks secured by the applicants in the Entrance Test. Admission will be on Self-Supporting(Payment) basis.


Change of Branch in B.Tech Semester III


The University offers provision for change of Branch (in B.Tech 3rd Semester) only to the students pursuing B.Tech programme in BGSBU University in the following streams:


Civil Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electronic & Communication Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Information technology & Engineering