Dharmsinh Desai University (DDU)
Founded in 1968, Dharmsinh Desai University (DDU) is located at Nadiad and is one of the leading institutions of learning in Gujarat.Named after the then MP, Shri Dharmsinh Dadubhai Desai the University has been involved in higher education in technology and engineering since its inception.
Departments in Dharmsinh Desai University
Faculty of Technology
It offers four-year engineering degree courses (B. Tech.) leading to the award of Bachelor of Technology in the following areas.
- Computer Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electronics and Commi. Engineering
- Information and Tech. Engineering
- Instrumentation and Control Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
It also offers postgraduate courses leading to Master of Technology (M. Tech.) and Doctoral Programmes (Ph. D.) in various branches of Engineering.
- Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
- Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)
This three-year Degree Course offers specialisation in
- Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge
- Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
- Conservative and Endodontics
- Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics
- Oral Pathology & Microbiology
Management and Information Science
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Computer Application (MCA)
- Ph. D. (in Management)
Constituent colleges offer the following courses:
Admission in DDU
The university conducts an entrance examination to the B.D.S. course as well as the B.Tech. course, which includes subject matter taught at the +2 level. The merit list is released based on performance in this test as well as analysis of past academic performance. Cut off marks may be predetermined.
The selection process consists of a written test organised by the University in the month of March, alongside analysis of past academic performance.
The test consists of 200 multiple choice questions that must be answered during a three hour time period. The syllabus includes all concepts covered at the undergraduate level, as stipulated by the central authority.
A minimum of 50% is required in the entrance test to be considered for the merit list.
Dharmsinh Desai University
College Road, Nadiad 387 001,
Phone: 91 268 2520502
Fax: 91 268 2520501