Maharshi Dayanand University, established in 1976, has been ranked 76th with an average score of 41.95 by the Union HRD ministry. It has been ranked as the best in swachhta and ranks among the best universities in Haryana.MDU has more than 10 affiliated courses under it around the state.

The University, MDU Rohtak offers a range of courses and degrees including undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, doctoral and postgraduate diploma courses. MDU also provides distance education courses.

Applications for UG and PG courses are taken online. Keeping in mind the availability of seats and considering the merit list of national exam candidates are shortlisted. Admissions to courses like MA, MBA, and M.Com, etc are based on the entrance merit of KUK. Admission into some courses including M.Sc and M.Pharm is based on the MDUCEE (Maharshi Dayanand University Common Entrance Test

The University also holds placement drives and students have also had international placements. More than 270 recruiters visit the campus. There are more than 190 colleges that are affiliated with Maharshi Dayanand University. With more than 400 faculty members and 1, 00,000 students the university is progressing.

MDU Rohtak Highlights

Established | Type 1976 | State University
Recognized By UGC
Accredited By NAAC with ‘A’ grade
Entrance Exam JEE Main, NET/GATE/MDUCEE
Popular Courses M.E/; PGDM/MBA
Courses Offered Across 38 departments
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Entrance+Merit based
Campus Area 620+ acres
No. of Colleges 260+
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Auditorium, etc
Official Website

MDU Rohtak Ranking

NSS 2 ‘Best Coordinator Award’ 2019
NIRF 76 2019
NIRF 44 2020

MDU Rohtak Courses

MDU offers courses in the fields of Law, Humanities and Arts, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Management Sciences and Commerce, Education, Engineering and Technology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, etc.

  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility: 50% marks in 10+2 with science stream
JEE Main
BA LLB (Hons.)
  • Duration: 5 Years
  • Eligibility: Successfully Completed 10+2 with 45%
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Intake: 10
  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in B.Pharma
GPAT score
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: 50% marks in 10+2 with science stream or Graduation
  • Duration:2 years
  • Eligibility: 50% marks in 10+2 with any subject in any stream
KUCET Entrance Test
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: B. Com. (Hons./Pass)/BBA or B.A. with Economics, Commerce, Marketing, etc. as a subject with at least 45% marks on average or any other examination recognized by MDU Rohtak
  • Duration:2 years
  • Eligibility: 50% marks in Post Graduation level in any subject in science stream

MDU Rohtak Admission

Admissions into the university are based on merit and entrance. Students aspiring to take admissions into this college need to have completed the eligibility criteria as it is very closely examined. Students are shortlisted accordingly and are supposed to qualify for the entrance examination (NET/GATE/JEE Main/ MDUCEE) according to the stream they want to get admitted into.

Admissions into MBB, M.A, M.Com are based on the KUCET Entrance Test. After the entrance test, students are shortlisted for GD and PI.

MDU CEE is specifically conducted for integrated courses.

How To Apply?

Candidates can apply either online or offline.


  • Aspiring candidates need to download the application form from the official website of the university.
  • Fill up the necessary details and submit the required documents that are asked for.
  • Important dates and further processes will be notified on the official website of the college

For Offline application, Purchase the form from the admission office, fill it up and apply.

In both the above cases students are required to pay the registration fees of INR 600 via debit/credit card.

Candidates are required to submit a duly signed copy with the required documents.

MDU Rohtak Placements

Placements in the University are conducted both based on undergraduates and postgraduates. MDU, Rohtak has a dedicated cell for placements that has all the information on recruitment methods, occupational reviews, scholarships, etc.

  • The 2019 batch had 102 placements with a salary of INR 2.5 LPA.
  • The placement package goes up to INR 6 LPA and the lowest is INR 4 LPA.
  • Maximum students who get placed belong to Computer Science graduates. The CS students are placed with a package of INR 22 LPA.

MDU Rohtak Scholarships

MDU Rohtak offers a few scholarships to support meritorious students.

  • University Merit Scholarship
  • University Research Scholarship
  • Haryana State Merit Scholarship

MDU Rohtak Facilities

  • Hostels: There are 11 Boys Hostel and 9 Girls Hostel in total. Information of all the wardens including contact details and emails is present on the official website.The total Fee Structure for hostels is INR 9,000. Facilities available at hostels are Well-equipped dormitories with furniture and required necessities, CCTV, Water heaters in hostels, Gym, Common rooms with facilities, and Indoor and Outdoor Sports facilities.
  • Central Animal House: Central Animal House is a central facility of the university which is registered with CPCSEA, where small experiments are conducted over small animals(rat, mice, rabbit, etc.) for research and educational purposes.
  • Auditorium: The University houses two auditoriums. 1. Tagore Auditorium 2. Radha Krishna Auditorium. Both auditoriums have good facilities in the auditoriums.
  • Halls: The 2 halls at MDU are- Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Hall and Dr. Mangal Sen Gymnasium Hall
  • Faculty Club and Faculty House: The University has a club for the faculty members.

MDU Rohtak FAQs

Ques. Does IIM Rohtak provide any support to attend or participate in conferences to its fellow scholars?

Ans. The participants will be provided potential financial support for attending national and international conferences as well as for academic exchange visits to partner institutions as per the institute norms.

Ques. Are there supernumerary seats in MDU?

Ans. Yes there are supernumerary seats in MDU, Rohtak. In fact, there are 15% additional seats for foreign candidates.

Ques. Is MDU Rohtak a good college?

Ans. MDU Rohtak has proper hostel facilities and as far as other criteria are concerned its a good college with basics. The faculty is good and it provides basic scholarships and placement to students. Students can always have better choices and options but MDU is a good college for that matter.

Ques. What are the PhD specialization courses at MDU?

Ans: MDU, Rohtak offers several specialization courses in Economics, Management Studies, Commerce, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, and Mathematics at a Ph.D. level.

Ques. Does MDU Rohtak facilitate distance education?

Ans: MDU Rohtak facilitates distance education. B.A/M.A/M.Sc/M.Com etc are various courses that are offered by the university with distance education facilities.

Ques. What is the highest package of MDU, Rohtak? Which is the course at MDU Rohtak that offers the highest package? 

Ans: MDU Rohtak offers the Highest package to Computer Science and Engineering students. The Highest package at MDU Rohtak has reached up to INR 22 LPA.