Date of commencement of classes: Monday, August 5, 2019

How to apply

  •  Apply online at
  •  Write to The Director, Admissions by enclosing a DD for Rs 600 drawn to ‘Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)’ payable at Manipal or Udupi (Karnataka)


Eligibility: Graduates in any discipline with a minimum of 50 per cent marks at the qualifying examination is eligible to apply. Candidates appearing for the qualifying examination in the same year of admission can also apply.

Selection: Selection is based on students’ motivations and personal interviews. Dates of interview are communicated to applicants at least two weeks in advance. A list of selected candidates will be announced within three days of the interview process.

Citizenship: Indian nationals can apply under the general category. Foreign nationals or Non-resident Indians or Indian nationals supported by NRI relatives can apply under the Foreign/NRI category.

Foreign/NRI category: Candidates can apply either under general or foreign/NRI category. Those submitting under both general and foreign/NRI categories will be considered only under the general category. Change of category from foreign/NRI to general after admissions is not permitted.

Program fees structure: Rs 65,000 for the first year of study in Manipal. Unless selected for scholarship, those studying a part of the program in Europe have to pay directly to the host university.