YMCA University of Science & Tech, Faridabad – 2021

YMCA University of Science & Tech (Formerly YMCA Institute of Engineering) (YMCA UST) was established in 1969 in Faridabad, Haryana by the Government of Haryana, the national council of YMCA of India, and the Central Agency of Development Aid Bonn East Germany in an area of 20 acres in a lusty green serene atmosphere to impart technical education in German pattern by setting up labs and workshops with the assistance of Germany. It is also called J C Bose University of Science & Technology after the famous Indian Scientist J C Bose who was the first in the world to invent the transmission of radio waves without any median before Italian Scientist Marconi did. However, it was taken over by the Government of Haryana in 1996 to enrich it to produce more technical professionals for the state, and in 2009, it was granted a deemed university status for excellence in the field of education.

In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures, and fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where YMCA UST gave its reports.

Courses Offered at YMCA UST Faridabad

YMCA UST offers a modest number of 11 courses in undergraduate programs and 7 courses in post-graduate programs in engineering science and technology.

Students Intake at YMCA UST Faridabad

Students Intake
YMCA UST admitted 600 students in 2021, 540 students in 2020 and 420 students in 2019 at UG programs; and 162 students in 2021 and 144 students in 2020 at PG programs.
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YMCA UST has 188 distinguished professors at its faculty, of whom 60.11% are Ph.D. holders and the faculty-to-student ratio is 1:13, that is, one professor is available for every 13 students.

YMCA UST Faridabad Annual Expenditures

Capital Expenditure
YMCA UST spent Rs. 16.4 crores as capital expenditure in 2021, of which 8.74% spent on procuring books, journals, and e-resources for the library, a modest 25.06% spent on procuring equipment for quality research, merely 0.19% spent on engineering workshops, and the remaining 66.01% spent on the creation of capital assets. In 2020, the capital expenditure was Rs. 33.07 crores and it was around Rs. 7.19 crores in 2019.
Operational Expenditure
YMCA UST spent over Rs. 47.2 crores in 2021 as operational expenditure, of which a considerable 65.23% spent on paying salaries to professors and supporting staff, 33.02% spent on maintaining academic infrastructures, and the remaining 1.75% spent on conducting Seminars, Conferences, and Workshops. Spending as operational expenditure was Rs. 41.2 crores in 2020 and Rs. 28.2 crores in 2019. The spending of operational expenditure has been increased in 2021 when compared to the last two years.

YMCA UST Faridabad Research Details

As YMCA UST has a good faculty and research scholar and better infrastructure for quality research, it was able to file 6 patent applications in 2021, however, it got 1 and 2 patents in 2021 and 2020, respectively.
Sponsored Projects
As YMCA UST has some distinguished professors and research scholars at its faculty, big companies are willing to sponsor this institution, and therefore, it received Rs. 9.9 lakhs through 5 sponsored research projects from 1 company in 2021, and it received Rs. 71.7 lakhs and Rs. 1.05 crore through 3 and 7 sponsored projects from the same number of 3 and 7 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.
Consultancy Projects
YMCA UST received Rs. 9.4 lakhs through 7 consultancy projects from the same number of 7 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 31.5 and Rs. 9.3 lakhs through 3 consultancy projects each from the same number of 3 companies each in 2020 and 2019, respectively.

YMCA UST Faridabad Graduations & Placements

UG Graduations & Placements
At YMCA UST, a considerable number of 523 students got admitted to UG degree courses and 83.56% of them graduated, of whom 88.80% got placements at top companies and 53 were selected for higher studies in 2021; 77.13% of students graduated, of whom 93.84% got placements, and 19 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and 82.87% of students graduated, of whom 88.26% got placements and 36 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PG Graduations & Placements
At the PG programs, 76.29% of students graduated, of whom 32.14% got placements at top companies and 18 were selected for higher studies in 2021; 98.43% of students graduated, of whom 71.43% got placements, and 6 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and 88.55% of the students graduated, of whom 64.22% got placements and 7 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PhD Research Programmes
In the Ph.D. research program, 156 students have been pursuing research studies till 2021, of whom 20 students graduated in 2021, 19 students graduated in 2020, and 13 students graduated in 2019.
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of UG Graduates: Rs. 3.5 LPA each in 2021 and also in 2020, and Rs. 3.6 LPA in 2019 at top companies.

Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 3.5 LPA in 2021, Rs. 4.7 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 3.8 LPA in 2019.
The top recruiters of YMCA UST are Samsung, MicroST, Daikin, TCS, Indian Army, Amazon, Maruti Suzuki, Yamaha, KPMG, Ericsson, Cognizant, etc.

Students Diversity at YMCA UST Faridabad

At YMCA UST, 2547 students are currently pursuing their degrees, of whom 75.54% are boys, a modest 24.46% are girls, a considerable number of 1994 students are from within the state, and a decent number of 553 students are from outside of the state.

Facilities on YMCA UST Campus

YMCA UST has a lot of facilities that are available for students. It has hostels, medical facilities, labs, libraries, cafeterias, a sports complex, an auditorium, a shuttle service, convenience stores, a gym, a daycare center, banks & ATMs, a post office, a conference hall, a seminar hall, a studio, media projectors, lifts/ramps, etc.

Campus Festivals at YMCA UST Faridabad

YMCA UST celebrates CULMYCA the annual cultural-technical festival in March where a spectrum of events ranging from arts and culture to technology are organized for the students to showcase their latent potential in these areas. As art soothes the minds and technology comforts life, this festival symbolically says both arts and science are important for humankind, therefore it conducts a techno-cultural fest on its campus. There is a barrage of events such as free dance, group dance, folklore, painting, DJ night, western music, instrument playing, Robowar, Maze runner, group discussion, Codexplod, etc., are organized to give the chance to every student to express and showcase their ideas and skills. Besides this, a tech expo is also conducted to showcase the students’ projects and their technical prowess.

DIGI-FIESTA the techno-digital is celebrated on this campus where events such as calculitics, Clashon, Concept to code, Cognizance, Contention, Commercial composition, etc., are organized to make the students well-versed in the trending technologies.


YMCA UST is Faridabad near Delhi, therefore, it is well connected with Delhi, the capital of India. Besides this, it has both Faridabad New Town Railway Station which is just 2 km away and Delhi Junction Railway Station which is around 42.9 km away from the institution are available for travel by train, and Indira Gandhi International Airport is around 38.8 km away from the institution is available for travel by air, therefore, students from any part of the nation and the world can commute to this institution easily.

How to Get Admission at YMCA UST Faridabad

For UG courses at YMCA UST: Candidates who passed the 10+2 exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subjects with at least 45% marks (40% for reserved category candidates) aggregate in the above subjects, and admission is given through HSTES counseling or instruction/guidelines issued by HSTES.

For PG courses: The candidates who passed the UG degree in the respective stream with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) are eligible to apply, however, candidates who got a valid GATE score will be admitted first, if any vacant seat remains unfilled, then candidates would be admitted based on the merit in the qualifying exam.

Fee Structure at YMCA UST Faridabad

Students need to pay approximately Rs. 3.46 lakhs as total fees for the UG course at YMCA UST, however, the saving grace is they can get a decent salary of Rs. 3.5 LPA at top companies, therefore, they can earn back this amount within a year.

YMCA UST Faridabad Scores by NIRF

Teaching, Learning, and Resources: YMCA UST has a good faculty and better infrastructure for innovative research. Therefore, it scored 59.79%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Research and Professional Practice: YMCA UST has a good faculty and better infrastructure and got some patents for innovative research, however, it lacks in research and professional practice, therefore, it scored 6.05%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Graduate Outcome: YMCA UST has a conducive atmosphere for study and many students graduate at the minimum stipulated time. Therefore, it scored 55.73%, which accounts to 20% of overall NIRF scores.
Outreach and Inclusivity: YMCA UST has students from every section and every part of India, and it has also admitted a decent number of girl students. Therefore it scored 50.04%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

Perception: YMCA UST has a good faculty, better infrastructure, and a conducive atmosphere, and it is an old public institution, however, it has not yet gotten much popularity like first-generation IITs and NITs, therefore it scored 6.83%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

YMCA UST Faridabad got 36.59% as an overall NIRF score and ranked at number 127.

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