University of Mumbai, (UOM),Mumbai known earlier as University of Bombay is one of the oldest and premier Universities in India. It was established in 1857 consequent upon Wood's Education Dispatch, and it is one amongst the first three Universities in India. As a sequel to the change in the name of the city from Bombay to Mumbai, the name of the University has been changed from University of Bombay to University of Mumbai,vide notification issued by the Government of Maharashtra and published in the Government Gazette in 1996.
Initially, the University concentrated its efforts on controlling teaching at the undergraduate level and in conducting examinations. Later on it took up research and the task of imparting instructions at the Post-Graduate level. This resulted in the establishment of the University Departments beginning with the School of Sociology and Civics & Politics. The independence of the country led to the re-organization of the functions and powers of the University with the passing of the Bombay University Act of 1953.
The University is now granted a Five Star status by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).It has two post-graduate centers, 354 affiliated colleges and 36 Departments. It has established its name in industrial collaborations and runs various professional courses.
Campus of University of Mumbai, Mumbai :-
It has two campuses of area 230 acres and 13 acres, with 1.25 million square feet of built-up area, 22 thousand sq. feet of class-rooms and 84 thousand sq feet of laboratory space.
Facilities in University of Mumbai :-
Faculties/Departments at University of Mumbai :-
Medicine & Pharmacy
Entrance Exam at University Of Mumbai
University Of Mumbai conducts Ph.D Entrance Test (PET) for the courses- Arts, commerce, Science , Law and Technology.
Courses offered by University of Mumbai, Mumbai
M.A. Education - Stands for Master of Arts in Education. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. This degree is meant for future..
University of Mumbai 3rd year B.Com exam results 2012 are expected to be declared in the 2nd week of July 2013 , for the exams that were held in the year 2012. University of Mumbai Exam Results 2012 Candidates, who have appeared for the exams which were held in the year 2012, can...
A set of powerful Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) who are also alumni of the premier Indian Institute of Management (IIM-A) , are joining in protest against a proposal of the government seeking for bigger control over all the 13 IIMs across India. As per some of the CEOs, any step taken to...
Institute Of Distance And Open Learning is a distinct approach to impart education to learners who are removed in space and / or time from the teachers or the teaching institution on account of economic, social and consideration. A need for such an approach was felt by the Mumbai University and...
Mumbai University known earlier as University of Bombay is one of the oldest and premier Universities in India. It was established in 1857 consequent upon Wood's Education Dispatch, and it is one amongst the first three Universities in India. As a sequel to the change in the name of the city...
Mumbai University is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. It was established in the year 1857. Initially, the University concentrated its efforts on controlling teaching at the undergraduate level and in conducting examinations. Later on it took up research and the task of...
Know more about Mumbai University The Mumbai University is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. It was established in 1857 consequent upon "Wood's Education Dispatch", and it is one amongst the first three Universities in India. The Mumbai University has always...
Mumbai University (MU) has decided to close the huge skill gap between the academia and the needs of the industry. In order to create tailor-made curriculum for the needs of the industry, the varsity’s BoS (Board of Studies) for Management has sent out a written request to various private and...
The Mumbai University (MU) has launched its first ‘Community College Program’ in association with Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) Private Limited. The objective of the program is to increase employability skills amongst the youth of India. This is the first of its kind of...
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The Mumbai University (MU) has decided to decentralize the exams conducted by the IDOL (Institute of Distance and Open Learning) from next year onwards. As a result IDOL which was a division of MU for many years can now hold its own exam. The question papers, date, time and exam centers for...
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