University of Kashmir: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2645 of 14,131 In the World
#803 of 5,830 In Asia
#66 of 876 In India
#1 of 12 In Jammu and Kashmir
#1 of 5 In Srinagar
#469 of 1,085 For Hydrology and Water resources management
Top50% For 13 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
95%
Enrollment
6,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate95%
Admissions Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarMarch to December
Enrollment6,500
Full time employee450
Student:staff ratio14:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,436
Citations
43,342

University of Kashmir majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
1,376 / 19,666
Chemistry
848 / 12,845
Environmental Science
792 / 9,982
Medicine
625 / 7,065
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
572 / 2,834
Engineering
555 / 4,810
Computer Science
422 / 3,127
Physics
410 / 3,568
Botany
256 / 4,616
Materials Science
213 / 1,531
Demography
205 / 2,087
Geography and Cartography
201 / 1,499
Nutrition and Food Science
199 / 3,956
Business
196 / 1,073
Ecology
190 / 3,039
Geology
161 / 2,555
Mathematics
149 / 1,124
Agricultural Science
149 / 1,062
Biochemistry
133 / 4,205
Oncology and Cancer research
123 / 1,598
Economics
118 / 218
Political Science
117 / 110
Horticulture
116 / 943
Hydrology and Water resources management
111 / 2,361
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
109 / 835
Environmental Management
107 / 1,398
Psychology
103 / 393
Pharmacology
96 / 2,142
Inorganic Chemistry
94 / 839
Sociology
91 / 124
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
78 / 1,179
Organic Chemistry
78 / 1,318
Veterinary
71 / 797
Biotechnology
70 / 1,069
Atomic and Molecular physics
67 / 643
Genetics
65 / 645
Electronic Engineering
57 / 540
Library and Information science
55 / 83
Art & Design
54 / 187
Applied Mathematics
53 / 346

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 8 50
1992 8 48
1993 4 39
1994 6 30
1995 2 27
1996 10 31
1997 11 47
1998 5 64
1999 4 60
2000 7 70
2001 0 35
2002 2 67
2003 4 64
2004 9 67
2005 22 109
2006 32 99
2007 45 199
2008 45 227
2009 82 366
2010 69 457
2011 122 708
2012 173 1072
2013 322 1619
2014 357 2266
2015 429 3064
2016 437 3523
2017 481 4357
2018 465 4970
2019 474 6388
2020 644 9359
2021 943 13199

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

The University of Kashmir has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 ++++

University of Kashmir alumni

  1. Mehbooba Mufti

    Mehbooba Mufti
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Mehbooba Mufti is an Indian politician of the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who served as the last Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir as a State, from 4 April 2016 to 19 June 2018. After the revocation of the special status (autonomy) of the state in August 2019, Mufti was detained without any charges at first and later under the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act. She was released only in October 2020, after the Supreme Court of India quizzed the government about the length of her detention.

  2. Sunanda Pushkar

    Sunanda Pushkar
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1962-2014 (aged 52)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Sunanda Pushkar was an Indian businesswoman and the wife of former International diplomat serving under the UN and politician Shashi Tharoor. She was a sales director in the Dubai-based TECOM Investments, and a co-owner of the India-based Rendezvous Sports World (RSW), a cricket franchise in the Indian Premier League.

  3. Ghulam Nabi Azad

    Ghulam Nabi Azad
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politiciansocial worker
    Biography

    Ghulam Nabi Azad is an Indian politician of the Indian National Congress who was the seventh chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir from 2005 to 2008 and was the Minister of Health and Family Welfare. He served as the Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha until 2021 February. He has served as the Parliamentary Affairs Minister of India in the government of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh until 27 October 2005, when he was appointed as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. He also led the party successfully in the 2002 Assembly election in Jammu and Kashmir. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award, in 2022 by the Indian Government in the field of Public Affairs.

  4. Karan Singh, Crown Prince of Kashmir

    Karan Singh, Crown Prince of Kashmir
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1931-.. (age 91)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Karan Singh is an Indian politician and philosopher. He is the son of the last ruling Maharaja of the princely state of Jammu and Kashmir, Hari Singh. He was the prince regent of Jammu and Kashmir until 1952. From 1952 to 1965 he was the Sadr-i-Riyasat (President) of the state of Jammu and Kashmir in the Republic of India. For the 2022 Indian Presidential Election, he was reported as a potential candidate in Indian media, as recommended for nomination by Ankit Love. He is the chairperson trustee of the Dharmarth Trust of Jammu and Kashmir which maintains 175 temples in north India and works in other areas such as historical preservation.

General info

Alternative names KU
कश्मीर विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1948
Accreditation National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
Motto From darkness to light
Colors blue
Academic structure School of Arts, Languages and Literature
School of Business Studies
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Medicine
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
School of Unani and Ayurvedic Medicine
School of Social Sciences
School of Education and Behavioural Sciences
School of Law
School of Biological Sciences
School of Applied Sciences and Technology
School of Open Learning
School of Engineering
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Distance Education Bureau (DEB)
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Bar Council of India (BCI)
State Nursing Counseling

Location and Contacts

Address Hazratbal
Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, 190 006
India
City population 1,181,000
Phone +91 (194) 242 3345
Fax +91 (194) 242 1357

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