Named after the country’s first Nobel laureate, the eponymous Dr. CV Raman University aspires to inculcate his commitment to excellence among its students. The university was set up in 2006 in an economically under-developed area of Chhattisgarh with a view to take up education, research, training and extension activities in the region. At present, the university runs 8 faculties with 26 departments which offers UG, PG and Diploma programmes. The university boasts dedicated, skilled and competent faculty members with outstanding leadership qualities. The university has an excellent Placement and Training Cell that provides career support and ensures maximum placement of students.
Spread over 48 acres on Kargi Road, Kota Bilaspur, CVRU Bilaspur hosts modern amenities and infrastructure to enable students to prepare themselves for the competitive world that awaits them outside the campus. The campus houses girls’ and boys’ hostels, well resourced library, girls’ common room, Wi-Fi network, video conferencing facility, a cafeteria, e-learning facility, research cell and conference hall, medical aid, well-equipped gym, sports facilities, gymnasium, and a guest house.
The university offers the following courses:
B Lib & Information Science
Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Laws (BA. LLB)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
MA (Geography, History, Political Science,Geography, Sanskrit)
Master of Law (LLM)
Engineering and Technology (Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science Engineering)
Science (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Geology, Biotechnology), Commerce & Management (Commerce & Management)
Education & Physical Education (Education & Physical Education)
Arts (Geography, Political Science, Economics, History, Sanskrit, Hindi, English, Sociology, Library & Information Science)
Mass Communication (Journalism & Mass Communication)
Information Technology (Information Technology & Computer Application)
Library & Information Science
Polytechnic Diploma(Civil Engg)
Polytechnic (Electrical Engg.)
Polytechnic Diploma(Mech. Engg)
For eligibility criteria for different courses, visit http://www.cvru.ac.in/PDFDoc/Admission/CVRU-CET-BROCHURE-2017.pdf
Candidates need to apply for the CVRU entrance exam in the prescribed form on or before the due date. Application forms can be collected from the CVRU campus/Authorised Centres by cash payment of Rs. 150/- D.D. / Cash. Candidates can also download application form online at www.cvru.ac.in. and attach DD of Rs 150/- favouring Kota Branch, Bilaspur. The filled in application form should be sent to:
Kargi Road, Kota, Bilaspur (C.G.) 495113
For fee information on open and distance education courses, please visit http://www.cvru.ac.in/PDFDoc/IODE/FEESTRUCTURE2015-16.pdf.
For fee information on all other courses, please contact the university.
Scholarship is offered to ST/SC/OBC candidates as per the applicable government norms. The university also offers scholarship on the basis of student merit as follows
Toppers of each State Board and Central Board -100 percent Tuition Fee waiver for all the four years.
CVRU Entrance Exam 1 to 10 rank holders – 50 percent Tuition Fee waiver for all the four years.
CVRU Entrance Exam 11 to 50 rank holders – 25 percent Tuition Fee waiver for all the four years.
CVRU Entrance Exam 51 to 100 rank holders – 15 percent Tuition Fee waiver for all the four years.
Received Chhattisgarh Achievers Award 2013 for ‘Best University of the Year’.
Received Rajiv Gandhi Achievers Award for ‘Education’.
Received World Education Summit Award 2014 for ‘Innovation in Open and Distance Learning’
Received accreditation from NILET in 2014 .
The university hostel can accommodate more than 150 students. The hostel amenities include common rooms with TV sets, carrom boards, other recreational and amusement facilities, comfortable rooms, among others. The university also has a fleet of buses to cater to the transportation needs of students and staff.
The university has a modern guest house with more than 15 well furnished rooms with attached baths, a dining area, recreation area, lounges and conference rooms to host guests.