Fergusson College, Pune Fergusson College is a Private College and it was established in 1885 and accredited by UGC, NAAC. Fergusson College offers 65 courses in Law, Engineering, Vocational, Performing Arts, Design streams. Popular courses are MSc, BA, M.Tech, PhD, Certificate. The placement record of the college varies from stream to stream. Highest package was 5.5 Lacs in 2016 academic year.

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Pune (Maharashtra) Approved by : UGC, NAAC
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College Type
Private
Established In
1885
Max. Package
INR 5.5 L
Fee Range
INR 9.24 K - 45.6 K
Courses Offered
65
Total Intake
6950
NIRF Ranking
27
Total Faculty
90

Fergusson College, Pune Overview

Fergusson College

The foundation stone of Fergusson College, Pune was laid in the year 1892 and the college started functioning from 1895 onward. It received the status of the College of Excellence in 2017 by UGC and is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). The college is known for its alumni some of whom are great thinkers, philosophers, writers, great patriots, teachers, entrepreneurs, defence officers, scientists etc. 

The College offers BA, B.Sc, B.Voc, MA, M.Sc, M.Phil, PhD and various diploma and certificate courses. The college also offers 8 certificate courses and at the research level, it offers 5 PhD courses. Admission to all the UG courses at Fergusson College, Pune is on the basis of the academic scores in the qualifying exam whereas for the postgraduate and PhD courses, the college conducts an entrance exam for admission. At the UG level, there are BA, B.Sc and B.Voc courses with 15, 13 and 2 specialisations respectively. Admission to the courses is on the basis of class 12 qualifying exam. It also offers admission to the two-year MA and M.Sc courses in 4 and 14 specialisations respectively at the postgraduate level. Admission to all the PG courses except MA Marathi and M.Sc Electronics is done on the basis of an online entrance exam conducted by the institute.

Fergusson College: Quick Updates

June 23, 2020: The admission form for UG and PG admission at Fergusson College will be released after the 12th board results are published by Maharashtra Government.

Fergusson College, Pune also offers scholarships to the students according to the rules of the government of India and Savitribai Phule Pune University on merit and need basis for the minority students. The college has a rich history and is known for its infrastructure. It has a well-stocked library and the first floor of the library serves the purpose of a Reading Hall for the students as can easily accommodate around 400 students. It is seen as one of the largest reading rooms of any library in Maharashtra. There is the main library on the ground floor which has more than 2,50,000 books and various research journals. The college has a botanical garden with rare and even endangered plants, it has large playing fields with the provision of sports facilities for the students and hostels. It also has an NM Amphitheatre which can easily accommodate around 1500 people and is one of the biggest auditoriums to be found in any college in Pune University.

The Career Facilitation Centre (CFC) was established in the early 90s at the institute as a 'Training and Placement Cell' for offering industrial interface and assistance when it comes to placements for computer science courses. Later, the cell expanded as it started getting more projects from industries and also more courses were introduced in the college so the CFC's interactions with various industries increased. Many top national and international companies visit the college for campus recruitment. Internships are also a part of the curriculum at Fergusson College, Pune. Some of the recruiters are Google, Tech Mahindra, Amazon, TCS, Accenture etc.

Fergusson College Top Courses & Fees Fergusson College Courses

BSc 16 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 11 K - 45.6 K
BA 15 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 8 K - 9.24 K
B.Voc 2 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 11.5 K - 40.6 K
MSc 14 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 11.5 K
MA 4 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 9.68 K
M.Tech 1 Courses OfferedAnnual Fee 30 K
Certificate 8 Courses Offered
PhD 5 Courses Offered

Fergusson College,Pune Rankings

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  • Fergusson
    • Ranked in 2019
      27
    • Ranked in 2018
      19
  • Fergusson
    • Ranked in 2019
      10

Fergusson College,Pune Placement and Salary Trends

  • Average Package
    INR 2 L
  • Max Package
    INR5.5 L

Scholarship at Fergusson College

Gokhale Scholarship

To provide tuition scholarships every year for two students of Fergusson College who have completed Bachelor’s degrees in Physics or Chemistry and who plan to go on to get Masters Degrees at accredited institutes in India. The objective is to reward academic performance while recognizing financial need and encourage higher learning. One scholarship is designated for a female student, while the other for a male student. 

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Fergusson College Awards and Rankings

  • College with potential For Excellence by UGC, DBT Star college, DST FIST supported Departments.
  • Ranked in the top 10 Arts and Science Colleges in India for the past 16 years in the annual survey by India Today-AC Nielsen-ORG-MARG 
  • Received an A grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
  • Has also signed MoUs with The Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg Campus, USA.

Fergusson College Overview Reviews

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Best Qualified Faculty

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Rajiv Ranjan | 2020-07-21

I am one of the BSc student studing in Fergusson College, Pune. It is nice platform for both the faculty and the students to show their talent and give more priorities to organize various activities and wonderful opportunity for creativity and imagination of our students. Classrooms are well equipped and wifi facility is also available.The sports is available after college hours .Canteen is well maintained and food serving is also good.

5.0

Best College for Academics

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Suraj Mishra | 2020-07-21

I completed my B.Voc. (Bachelor of Vocation) last year from Fergusson College, Pune. Campus Life is beautiful and also the atmosphere in college is awesome. Great teaching staff in both educating and ethics. Placement cell is good and also help you in selecting the perfect career option. You'll enjoy a lot here. You can take part in sports events, fest. Staffs are also of good nature and nice behaviour.

Top Recruiting Companies in Fergusson College Fergusson College Recruitments

  • Google

  • Wipro

  • Infosys

  • IBM

  • Cyber Media

  • Cognizant

  • Tech Mahindra

  • CAPGemini

  • Syntel

  • Siemens

  • Assetlink Corporation

  • Sybase

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Does Fergusson College Pune offer any postgraduate programme in Linguistics?

-jenisUpdated on January 11, 2021 03:02 PM
  • 1 Answer
Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, Fergusson College does not offer admission in any postgraduate Linguistics programme which is the only plausible explanation of why one cannot find any details regarding the same on the official website of the institute. In order to find out a list of some of the reputed institutions offering admission in your desired postgraduate linguistic programme, you can click on the following link - CollegeDekho’s Common Application Form. Here, you will find out all those institutions which you can target for admission and apply for admission through the same application form. You can find out all the important details ...

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When will Fergusson College Pune initiate the PG admission process for the academic year 2021-22?

-aradhya rathoreUpdated on December 23, 2020 02:15 PM
  • 1 Answer
Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, Fergusson College Pune has not yet issued the detailed schedule for the PG admission process for the academic year 2021-22. Every year, Fergusson College Pune releases the PG admission notification before the application process begins. So, we suggest you to keep visiting the official website of Fergusson College Pune at regular intervals for all the latest detailed information regarding the PG admission process.

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Do I have to appear in any entrance exam for M.A English admission at Fergusson College Pune? What was the previous year cutoff for M.A English admission at Fergusson College Pune?

-ashna yasmin a zUpdated on November 09, 2020 12:33 PM
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Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, for PG admission at Fergusson College Pune, including M.A English admission, the aspirants are required to appear in an entrance examination called Savitribai Phule Pune University Entrance Examination. Unfortunately for the academic year 2020-21, the University has decided against conducting the entrance examination for PG admission at Fergusson College Pune. So, admission in the M.A English programme offered at Fergusson College Pune will be offered based on the merit of the candidates. The Fergusson College Pune M.A English admission process is scheduled to commence shortly after the 3rd Year B.A degree results of  Savitribai ...

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FAQs about Fergusson College

What is the eligibility criteria to pursue B.Sc at Fergusson College?

For B.Sc admissions at Fergusson College, one must have passed class 12th in Science stream.

 

Does Fergusson College offer admission under management quota?

Yes, the college offers 15% reservation under management quota for undergraduates in the first year.

Does Fergusson College offer any scholarships?

Yes, the college offers many scholarships in accordance with the regulations of the government of India and Savitribai Phule Pune University.

What is the seat intake for MA courses at Fergusson College?

The seat intake for MA courses at Fergusson is 60 each except for MA Psychology wherein the seat intake is 24.

Does Fergusson College, Pune have Commerce courses?

No, Fergusson College is an Arts and Science college. It doesn’t offer any commerce course.

Does Fergusson College offer PhD programmes?

Yes, it offers PhD in various specialisations such as Electronic Science, Physics, English, Botany and Environmental Science.

 

Does Fergusson College, Pune offer hostel facilities?

Yes, Fergusson College, Pune offers hostel facilities for boys and girls. It has 6 hostel blocks in total and the total intake of the hostel is more than 500 students.

Is Fergusson College, Pune recognized by the UGC?

Yes, Fergusson College, Pune is recognized by the UGC.

Is Fergusson College , Pune a government college?

Fergusson College , Pune is Private college.

Which university is Fergusson College , Pune affiliated to ?

Fergusson College , Pune is affiliated to the Savitribai Phule University.

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Contact Details of Fergusson College, Pune

  • Contact No:
    020-67656000 
  • Email ID:
    principal@fergusson.edu
  • Website:
    http://www.fergusson.edu
  • Address:
    Fergusson College, F.C. Road, Pune 411004