Himachal Pradesh University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#3218 of 14,131 In the World
#1031 of 5,830 In Asia
#97 of 876 In India
#1 of 25 In Himachal Pradesh
#1 of 2 In Shimla
#344 of 1,236 For Polymer science and Plastics engineering
Top50% For 9 other topics

Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
hpuniv.ac.in
Languages
English;Hindi
Acceptance rate
77%*

* Himachal Pradesh University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarMarch to November (March - May; September-November).
Full time employee1,250

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,977
Citations
42,556

Himachal Pradesh University majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
995 / 33,539
Physics
720 / 15,797
Engineering
683 / 18,382
Materials Science
533 / 14,267
Biology
330 / 15,905
Condensed Matter Physics
137 / 2,183
Radiochemistry
127 / 2,106
Medicine
124 / 2,220
Organic Chemistry
120 / 5,328
Chemical Engineering
115 / 4,119
Inorganic Chemistry
113 / 1,528
Environmental Science
112 / 1,109
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
94 / 330
Biochemistry
91 / 10,926
Computer Science
91 / 985
Quantum and Particle physics
72 / 704
Botany
56 / 699
Geography and Cartography
41 / 166
Atomic and Molecular physics
39 / 261
Business
38 / 39
Nutrition and Food Science
36 / 1,734
Mathematics
36 / 179
Demography
34 / 239
Psychology
34 / 99
Nanotechnology
33 / 1,090
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
31 / 71
Economics
29 / 33
Agricultural Science
27 / 227
Horticulture
25 / 158
Pharmacy
24 / 384
Nuclear Physics
22 / 133
Microbiology
21 / 919
Physical chemistry
21 / 234
Renewable Energy Engineering
19 / 497
Machine Learning
19 / 48
Sociology
18 / 18
Blockchain and Cryptography
17 / 69
Environmental Management
16 / 263
Development Studies
15 / 13
Art & Design
15 / 6

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 34 73
1992 32 98
1993 25 67
1994 19 75
1995 29 69
1996 17 71
1997 22 72
1998 17 55
1999 15 85
2000 22 120
2001 14 87
2002 15 112
2003 21 147
2004 28 174
2005 40 239
2006 49 316
2007 49 474
2008 55 621
2009 74 790
2010 90 1020
2011 90 1248
2012 105 1629
2013 109 2030
2014 146 2575
2015 105 3266
2016 159 3194
2017 133 4435
2018 111 3833
2019 106 3947
2020 153 4976
2021 166 5858

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Doctor of Philosophy Law

Notable alumni

  1. Hamid Karzai

    Hamid Karzai
    Born in
    Afghanistan Flag Afghanistan
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Hamid Karzai is an Afghan statesman and political leader, who served as President of Afghanistan from 22 December 2001 to 29 September 2014. He is also the khan (head) of the Popalzai Durrani Pashtun tribe of Kandahar Province.

  2. Anand Sharma

    Anand Sharma
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Anand Sharma is an Indian politician and former Union Cabinet Minister in charge of Commerce and Industry and Textiles in the Government of India. Since June 2014, Sharma is the Deputy Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament.

  3. Ashwani Kumar

    Ashwani Kumar
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1950-2020 (aged 70)
    Biography

    Ashwani Kumar was a 1973-Batch IPS officer who served as Governor of the Indian state of Nagaland, and briefly as Governor of Manipur during 2013.

  4. Tsering Dhondup

    Tsering Dhondup
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Tsering Dhondup, also known as Tsering Dhundup Yangdhar, is the Minister of Finance of the Tibetan-government-in-exile, officially known as Central Tibetan Administration.

General info

Alternative names HPU
हिमाचल प्रदेश विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1970
Accreditation University Grants Commission (UGC); National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
Motto Those, who are armed with knowledge, are skilful
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Location and Contacts

Address Summer Hills
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, 171 005
India
City population 207,000
Phone +91 (177) 283 1363
Fax +91 (177) 283 0775

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