General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation MU
Teachers 9,247
Students 557,840
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
The Fruit of Learning is Good Character and Righteous Conduct
Accreditation
• University Grants Commission, India
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
• Medical Council of India (MCI)
• Distance Education Council (DEC)
Rankings
World ranking930
Country ranking13
Employer Reputation256
Cost of living in Mumbai, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 172 387
Food 95 157
Transportation 6 22
Communications and utilities 33 36
Clothing 14 52
Sports and leisure 15 50
Accommodation in Mumbai, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre174
Shared room in city centre391
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre221
1 bedroom apartment in city centre422
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking930
QS World University Rankings872
Webometrics Ranking2149
Alternative title
te ముంబయి విశ్వవిద్యాలయం
ta மும்பை பல்கலைக்கழகம்
hi मुंबई विश्वविद्यालय
French Université de mumbai
Location on map - University of Mumbai
University of Mumbai (MU) - public higher education institution in India.

University of Mumbai - Description

The University of 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. It is now granted a Five Star status by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). 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. 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. At national level, it has excelled in sports, cultural and out-reach activities. In the last five years it has seen 104% increase in under-graduate students, 112% increase in post-graduate students and 147% increase in distance - education students. There is 156% increase in the number of research papers published in International journals. 12 Department/sections are recognized under various national programmes, such as SAP/CAS/DRS/DSA/COSIST/FIST. More than 80 teachers are on various professional bodies. 18 National/International awards are won by teachers in the last five years. Every year...
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