Top universities in Pune4 min read

Top universities in Pune

There are innumerable universities in Pune; however, it is the responsibility of the students to find the best one for themselves as per their needs and preferences. A list of the top universities in Pune has been provided for the ease and convenience of the aspirants.

Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

Savitribai Phule Pune University

It is also known as the University of Poona or the University of Pune. It was established in the year 1949. There are around 43 academic departments. It is named after a social reformer who contributed towards women empowerment.

Courses offered

  • Diploma in French (DF)
  • Diploma in German (DG)
  • Diploma in Accupuncture in Ayurveda
  • Diploma in Capital Marketing Management (DCMM)
  • Diploma in Child Care (DCH)
  • Diploma in Clinical Pathology (DCP)
  • Diploma in Co-operative Laws
  • Diploma in Co-operative Management (DCM)
  • Diploma in Communication Technology
  • Diploma in Computer Management
  • Diploma in Hospital Administration (DHA)
  • Diploma in Hospital Management (DHM)
  • Diploma in Medical Radiological Diagnosis
  • Diploma in Medical Virology (DMV)
  • Diploma in Music (DM)
  • Diploma in Office Management (DOM)
  • Diploma in Ophthalmology (DO)
  • Diploma in Orthopaedics (D’Ortho)
  • Diploma in Oto-Rhino Laryngology (DLO)
  • Diploma in Translation
  • Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD)
  • Diploma in Venereology and Dermatology (DVD)
  • Diploma in Weapon System
  • Diploma in Yoga
  • Diploma in Japanese
  • Diploma in Literature in Modern European Languages
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) – External
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) – Restructured
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) – Nursing
  • Bachelor of Social Legal Science (BSL)
  • Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (BUMS) – Pre-tib
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB) – Five-Year
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB) – General
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB)
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS)

Symbiosis University, Pune

Symbiosis University Pune

It offers various rich programmes and varied study philosophies to the students. The primary objective of the university is to help the students build a better future which is helpful for the society as well.  There are seven faculties and the university offers various graduate, undergraduate and research level courses for the students. Some of the courses offered are as follows-

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • 20th Century: Bloodiest Century in Human History (History)
  • Advertising & Contemporary Culture (Media/Culture Studies)
  • Introduction to Philosophy (All Philosophies)
  • Comparative Mythology (Mythology)
  • Sports Psychology
  • Literature And Language
  • Advanced Creative Writing (Creative Writing)
  • Cutting Edge Communication (Communication Studies)
  • Non Verbal Communication
  • Literature and Gender
  • Theatre Appreciation
  • Public Speaking
  • Literary Lust (Literature and Censorship)
  • From the Word to the World: Literature of South Asia
  • Dissolve the Boundaries
  • The World of Shakespeare


  • Natural Resource Management
  • Science and Sustainable Development
  • Scientists and Inventions (Science/History)
  • Society and Science (Science/Critical Thinking)
  • Ecological History of India
  • Environmental Outdoor Studies
  • Decoding the Genetically Modified

Performing Arts

  • Dance (Contemporary, Salsa)
  • Drumming (West African Drumming Module)
  • Drumming Second Level-
  • Music and Poetry
  • Performing Shakespeare
  • Photography
  • Strings and Music (Guitar)
  • The Paint Basket (Basic Painting)


College of Engineering, Pune

College of Engineering Pune

It is an autonomous institute of engineering which is affiliated to the Pune University and was established in the year 1854.  It is one of the oldest engineering colleges in Asia after IIT Roorkee and College of engineering, Guindy Chennai.

Under Graduate Courses

  • Tech (Bachelor of Technology) – 4 years
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Power Engineering
  • Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Post Graduate Courses

  • Tech (Master of Technology) – 2 years
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Civil Engineering


MIT College of Engineering, Pune

MIT College of Engineering Pune

It was established in 2001 and is affiliated to the Pune University. It is a self financed private institution which is located in Kothrud, Pune. The main objective of the university is to impart quality education to the students in the best possible way.


  • Department of Electronics & TeleCommunication
  • Department of Computer Engineering
  • Department of Information Technology
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Hardware & Networking

Programmes offered

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Civil engineering


Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune

Bharati Vidyapeeth Pune

It has been accredited with an A grade by the NAAC team in the year 2017. It has been ranked 54th among the universities in India by NIRF-2017.

Courses offered

  • Library & information Science
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Social work
  • Botany
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Biochemistry
  • Commerce
  • Physical Education
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Computer Science
  • Management studies
  • Business administration
  • Psychology



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