Name of the University?

SIR PADAMPAT SINGHANIA UNIVERSITY (SPSU), UDAIPUR

The MHRD, GOI ranked SPSU 19th among all Category ‘A’ private universities in India – NIRF Rankings 2016.

Whether the University is recognized by UGC?

Yes, The University was established by an Act of the State Government of Rajasthan and is recognized by UGC vide Notification No.: F.9-8/2009(CPP-1) dated 13 April 2009. The University is recognized u/s 2f of the UGC Act 1956. The University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) which is granted only to Universities recognised by the UGC.

What value addition will the University give?

SPSU imparts contemporary, industry relevant curriculum coupled with beyond the syllabus academic inputs and cross cultural experiences. It is a complete learning experience targeted at lifelong employability and personal skills. SPSU being a student centric University runs a very strong Mentorship programme.

The academic partnerships with foreign universities and the corporate sector offers opportunities to study abroad, intern with large companies. Interdisciplinary projects bring out the student’s innovativeness and ingenuity which SPSU assists to incubate in our MSME provided Incubation Centre. The internship programme at Hitachi Rail Systems Japan and the Integrated Masters programme with University of Nebraska, USA deserve special mention.

What is the admission procedure?

All admissions to SPSU are through the SPSU entrance examinations SPSAT. The candidates are required to qualify in the admission test SPSAT to be conducted separately for different courses.
Candidates have to fill their Admission Application Form online at the SPSU website www.spsu.ac.in by paying Rs. 1175. After the registration, candidates have to take the SPSAT within ten days. Candidates will be informed whether they have cleared SPSAT. After clearing SPSAT, candidates may come to the University and take admission.

What is SPSAT?

Sir Padampat Singhania Admission Test (SPSAT) is the entrance examination for admission to the various programmes in Sir Padampat Singhania University, Udaipur. Applicants are required to book their examination slots through www.spsu.ac.in as per the given schedule. The online test is available only to those eligible applicants who have submitted their application form. A confirmation mail will be sent to the email address after the applicant has booked his/her schedule through the Online Application Form. An applicant is allowed to take a second attempt if they are not satisfied with their performance in the first test. There is no negative marking. Please refer to the university website for details.

Whether I shall be eligible for a diploma or a degree

You will get a degree upon successful completion of your programme from the University.

What are the courses that the University offers? In which field does the University get maximum admissions?

UG level

  1. Tech: Biotechnology, Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering and Rail Transportation Engineering
  2. BBA
  3. Com (H)
  4. BHM

PG level

  1. MBA
  2. MCA
  3. Tech: Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Doctoral level

  1. D: Biotechnology, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Management

SPSU has the most admissions in their MBA and BTech programmes.

What is the medium of instruction?

The medium of instruction is English.

Does the University follow a Semester or Annual system?

The University follows a Semester system.

What is the teaching methodology used in the MBA programme?

We believe that every student has got a unique level of understanding and a customized approach is needed. To accomplish this, a mix of techniques are used viz. Case study discussions, role plays, presentations, lectures, tutorial sessions, projects and simulation exercises etc.

How are the faculty and their background? *

SPSU faculty is drawn from nearly all the states of India. SPSU has only permanent faculty, all of whom have a Master’s degree with 70% having PhD qualifications. Complete details of the faculty members are available on our website.

The student faculty ratio at SPSU is 14:1.

What is the total number of seats provided? What is the average class size?

SPSU has a total intake of 480 students across all programmes each year.

What is Male-Female ratio?

SPSU has a 65:35 male female ratio.

Can a non-Indian citizen take admission to this University?

Yes. The process is the same for admission of all students, whether Indian or foreigner, who meet the qualifying criteria as prescribed by Association of All Indian Universities (AIU) and UGC.

Does the University have NRI quota? What is the procedure for the same?

SPSU follows the highest level of academic integrity. There is no Management quota or NRI quota. SPSU has no differential fee structure, all students at SPSU pay the same fees both Indian and foreign students.

SPSU, however, offers special scholarships for merit and for needy students.

How are the placements of the University? Placement packages - highest, average and lowest?

The university has excellent placement record with 95% of the eligible students on an average have at least one job offer every year. Several companies of global repute visit the campus. The recruiters include: IBM, TCS, Hewlett Packard, McKinsey, Syntell, JK Cements, Bollhoff, Mindtree, JK Technosoft, CMS, Induslnd Bank, Axis Bank, Spicejet and others.

International Placements                           over Rs 21 lakhs

Domestic Placement                                   over Rs 11 lakhs (highest)

Average Salary                                             over Rs 3 lakhs

Lowest Salary                                               over Rs 1.75 lakhs

Does the University provide internships? What is the rate of students getting internships from University? Name some partner companies?

Internships are part of the programme curriculum. SPSU offers 100%internships to all its students. Some of our partner companies are: Hindustan Zinc, J K Technosoft, HAL, ONGC, BHEL, L & T Construction, TCS, J K Cement, DMRC, HDFC Bank, Coca Cola, CPWD (NHAI), Tata Motors, Indian Railways, and Grasim Industries. Some students are offered paid internships.

What percentage of students passes out every year?

SPSU follows a robust teaching learning pedagogy, Most of the students (99%) admitted to SPSU graduate within the normal duration of their respective programmes.

Does the University give international opportunity?

The university has academic collaborations with several universities/ institutions worldwide, viz., Chiba University of Commerce, Japan, Association of International Accountants, UK, University of Nebraska, Omaha, USA, Management Center of Innsbruck, Austria and Mendel University, Czech Republic.

Students spend between two weeks to a full semester study at our partner Universities. SPSU has an integrated five year Masters programme with University of Nebraska, USA.

How is the fee structure?

Under Graduate Programme

 

Programme                                    Duration                    Fee per Semester

 BTech                                                4 Years                                              85000

BBA                                                    3 Years                                              60000

BCom (Hons)                                    3 Years                                              60000

BHM                                                   4 Years                                              60000

 

Post Graduate Programme

 Programme                                      Duration                              Fee per Semester

 MTech                                                2 Years                                              44500

MBA                                                   2 Years                                              96500

MCA                                                   3 Years                                              39000

 

Doctoral Programme

 Programme                                      Duration                    Fee per Semester

PhD                                                    3 Years                                              35000

Does the University provide scholarships?

SPSU offers three-tier merit scholarships: 100% tuition fees waiver; 90% tuition fess waiver and 70% tuition fees waiver depending upon the performance of the student in his academics. In addition, the University also offers Scholarships for economically challenged students.

Can a student pay his/her fees in instalments?

Yes, the fee is required to be paid in two instalments during each academic year, i.e. at the beginning of the semester.

How can I pay my fees?

Fees may be paid through:

  1. Any branch of HDFC Bank
  2. Demand draft favouring “Sir PadampatSinghania University” payable at Udaipur

Can I avail an Educational Loan facility?

Yes. All nationalized and private banks provide education loan to SPSU students. SPSU has special tie-ups with HDFC Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Bank of Baroda and State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur.

Am I guaranteed accommodation if I am admitted?

Yes, if admitted to a residential programme, your hostel accommodation is guaranteed.

How will I be accommodated?

All student rooms on campus are on sharing basis. The facilities for bath and toilets are shared. All bathrooms have hot and cold water. The entire campus including student residences have clean drinking water (reverse osmosis plant).

Are the hostel rooms furnished?

Yes, each student is provided with a bed, study table, chair, and a wardrobe.

Is it possible to access the internet from my hostel room?

Yes. You can access the Internet from each hostel room. The campus is Wi-Fi with 325 Mbps internet connectivity.

Are students allowed to bring guests to the campus?

Yes, however, it would be limited to specific hours and specified permissions. Nonetheless, we would encourage you to invite your parents to visit you as often as you feel like. We also do not want children to be disturbed during college hours.

How arethe mess / cafeteria of the University?

On campus, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food is provided. Everyone (students, management, faculty and staff) on campus have the same food. Students have to give their preference for Vegetarian or Non-Vegetarian food. The menu is decided by the Student Mess Committee. In addition, there is a Food court catering to different tastes as well.

Do I have to stay on Campus?

All under-graduate programmes are residential. All post-graduate and doctoral programmes are optional residential.

How is the alumni network of the college?

SPSU has a strong alumni association.

What are the extracurricular activities in the University?

  • Panache – Annual Techno Cultural Festival
  • TEDx
  • Orions – Fresher’s Day
  • Eminence – Annual Sports Meet
  • Guest lectures/Seminars/Workshops/Conferences on Saturdays on Contemporary Topics both academic and social issues.

How are the clubs/cells?

SPSU has a very healthy campus environment. SPSU is home to over twenty five different clubs viz: Writer’s Club, Theatre Club, Footballer’s Club, Dance Club, Volleyball Club, Cricketer’s Club, Music Club, Badminton Club, Table Tennis Club, Organizer’s Club, Programmer’s Club, Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Quizzing Club, Basket Ball Club, Carom Club, Chess Club, Photographer’s Club, Track & Field Club, Environment Club, SAE-India (Automobile Engineering) Club and Martial Art Club. Also students will have access to guest speakers, industrial visits, Workshops and seminars and various other educational and cultural events.

How is the infrastructure and the University environment? How arethe hostel and the University area?

Some highlights of the SPSU infrastructure are:

  • Located on over 100-acre campus with all modern amenities.
  • It has excellent infrastructure with state-of-the-art laboratories.
  • The campus has well equipped separate hostels for Boys and Girls
  • Separate vegetarian and non-vegetarian mess facilities
  • The campus is fullyWi-fi, connected with high speed internet of 325 Mbps bandwidth
  • Guarded by G4 Securities, one of the best security service agencies in India
  • The campus has all essential facilities like ATM, Stationery shop, Food court, laundry& beauty parlour, etc.
  • Facilities for cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, badminton, tennis, Table tennis and Track & Field.
  • 100% Power backed campus with 24 hour water supply.
  • RO drinking water across the campus
  • On campus adequate medical facilities including an ambulance

Hostels: There are 6 Boys Hostels with 535 rooms a Studio Apartment with 120 rooms with attached Toilets. There are 3 Girls Hostel with 160 rooms.

How safe is the campus?

The Campus is extremely safe and is guarded by one of the best security guarding agencies in the country. Also, being a residential campus most of the faculty and staff stay on the campus creating a large family environment.

What is the mode of communication to the campus?

The campus is located on the existing 4 lane National Highway No.76. There are regular bus services from the city to the university and beyond. The University bus goes at fixed timings to and from the city.

Does the University have uniforms?

No, there will be no uniforms. However, students will be expected to dress decently according to an educational institution.

What if I willfully provide wrong information?

The UGC guidelines provide that relevant provisions of the Indian Penal Code will apply, relating to willfully filling wrong declaration, etc.