The NorthCap University (NCU), rebranded itself on 31 August 2015 vide Haryana Government Ordinance No. 2 of 2015, followed by UGC Govt. of India notification dated 26 August 2015. NCU is a unitary university situated in Sector 23-A, Gurugram, Haryana and accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) 2016-2021. It was founded in 1996 by Educate India Society as an Engineering Institute to provide higher education in Engineering and Management. The institute gained the status of a State Private university in the Academic Year 2009-10, under Act No. 25/2009 by the Legislature of State of Haryana and accorded UGC approval under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act 1956. In a span of a few years, we have grown to be one of the foremost educational institutions in North India. As a testimony of this fact, we have been ranked as ‘The University of the Year 2017’ by the Higher Education Review and among the top 150 universities under National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
Continuing the legacy of Excellence & Commitment...
TheNorthCapUniversity has once again been declared as one of the cleanest Universities in India! Ministry of Human Resource Development, 'Swachh Campus Ranking 2019 of Higher Education Institutions' has placed The NCU at 5th position among 'Cleanest Higher Education Institutions in the country'.
The NorthCap University Incubation Centre was established on 26 April 2017. The purpose of establishing Incubation Centre is to help students incubate new innovative ideas through facilitating skills like Creative Thinking, Problem Solving and Data Generation. The objective is to help students to float project and incubating ideas through industry participation and University augmentation. Currently, projects and industry problems related to a start-up company, City Innovates Pvt. Ltd., Gurugram has been taken up and the company is our main funding partner. University has also identified several student projects to incubate further through a University internal Technovation.
30 April 2019, marked a new milestone for the NorthCap University towards a road to success. With the parting notion and a warming gesture, ‘Adieu’, a farewell to students batch of 2015-19 was organized by the Department of EECE. The ceremony began with a welcome speech by Dr Vandana, followed with a blink of motivation from Dr Sharda Vashisth, HOD, EECE to an outgoing batch to look after their alma mater whenever possible. A bouquet of moments was shared in the form of a collage of pictures, reviving each memory of the time that they had spent together. The ceremony ended, marking each second with the scribbles so that they can capture the scenery forever.
Campus Life at The NorthCap University is full of opportunities that provides freedom and flexibility to engage in one’s passion and innate skills. In order to promote students’ interest in Sports & Cultural activities, a Music Club, Photography Club (Lumiere), Debating Society, Dance Club, Dramatics Club (Abhimanch), Mathematics Club, Yukti Social Club and many more are run regularly by our E-cell students. SPIC MACAY concerts, TEDx, Seminars, Workshops, festivals keep the campus enlivened throughout the year. Sports facilities for students like football, basketball, table tennis, lawn tennis and night cricket are big attractions and students utilize the facilities in the evenings and at night. A state of art Cafeteria (Café 10) is a lively centre of student gatherings. In addition, a separate Nestle outlet and small café provides wholesome snacks for our students & faculty. A state of the art gymnasium is coming up shortly for the benefit of the students.
Selection of the Research Fellows shall be done from amongst scholars who have qualified for admission, by the Fellowships Selection Committee. In case of candidates from partnering institutions/industries, applications may be considered by the VC/BDR throughout the year, subject to the scrutiny for eligibility upon request by partnering institute.
Minimum and Maximum duration includes Course work
Relaxation of upto 2years maximum duration can be provided for women under special circumstances and differently-abled candidates.
Annual fee is Rs. 78,000/- Semester-wise fee to be paid in two equal semester wise installments of Rs. 39,000/- each at the beginning of each semester Contact Details
for School of Management Admission related queries – Dr Nirupama Gupta – 9873607004
At The NorthCap Unievrsity, The admission into the Doctor of Philosophy Programme is done twice in a year, i.e., in November- December and in June-July by holding an admission test followed by personal interview. NET/GATE/JRF/SLET qualified students are exempt from admission test. PhD is offered in school of Engineering and Technology (engineering, physics, chemistry, math, and English), School of Management (SOM) for PhD in Management, and School Of Law (SOL). Preference is given to outstanding students, who have qualified for the Doctor of Philosophy Program through any National Level Test like CSIR-UGC NET or GATE.
A candidate can apply online or offline. For applying offline the candidate can download the application form from the website of NCU or can obtain it from the University campus up to the last date for submission of forms specified in the Admission Notice.
Details can be checked in Ph.D. admission brochure for broad area in which a candidate can apply and NPET topics.
Please go to Admission page in the university website for details and more information on PhD in Gurugram.
Momentum 2019, the Annual Cultural Festival of The NorthCap University was held on October 16-18, 2019 with fervor and gaiety. The Inaugural Ceremony on the first day set the tone for the three-day Festival, which witnessed a vibrant exhibition and amalgamation of technical and cultural events with sheer enthusiasm among the students. The ceremony began with the lighting of lamp by Prof. Prem Vrat, Pro-Chancellor of the University and other dignitaries. Some of the highlights of the Inaugural ceremony were enthralling musical performance by Encore Music Society, a vivid presentation of a contemporary issue i.e. drug abuse among youth by Abhimanch Theatre Society, beautifully choreographed dance performance by Morphinated Dance Club, a powerful skit on protection of our environment by the children of Yukti apart from a mesmerizing Bhangra performance.
The NorthCap University continues to be the leader amongst the private universities in Delhi & Haryana in the NIRF ranking, conducted by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India for the year 2019, the result of which was released by the Hon’ble President of India on 08 April 2019. The University has been ranked 117 in the Engineering category and rank band of 151-200 in the University category in All India NIRF ranking survey 2019 in which 970 Institutions participated.
The NorthCap University, Gurugram has been ranked Second amongst the Cleanest Higher Educational Institutions in the Country in the University (Non Residential) Category. 6200 institutions of Higher Education across the country participated in the Rankings out of which 51 institutions were given the award.
The vision of School of Law is to be ranked amongst some of the best law schools in India and the most preferred private university destination for law aspirants. School of Law at The NorthCap University provides the highest quality professional law courses in Gurgaon to equip the students for a transnational practice and to face the challenges posed by the internationalization of the legal profession.
Legal Aid Clinic
- NCU Law School Annual Moot Court Competition is globally recognized as “Indian Stetson”
- NCU Law School conducts Legal Aid Camps frequently in association with District Legal Aid Service Authority (DLSA), Gurugram to provide legal assistance and consultancy to poor litigants to enforce their rights.