Krea’s approach to education through the unique Interwoven Learning, based on a set of guiding principles seen as essential for a transformative and cutting-edge college experience. A deep engagement with the interwoven philosophy and approach - teaching, learning, research, and life - provides students a broad based learning experience while also deep diving into their specialization which in turn will create well rounded minds that are prepared for a change driven future.
Krea University with its approach to knowledge encourages creativity, critical thinking, communication, contemplation, cross-disciplinary approaches, real-world implementation, and the ability to negotiate unanswered questions. At Krea University, they offer a distinctive undergraduate curriculum in the humanities, social sciences, literature, arts, and sciences, taught by distinguished faculty.
The School of Interwoven Arts and Sciences (SIAS), offers the 3-year BA (Honours) and BSc (Honours) with an option to do an additional year i.e. fourth year of Advanced Studies.
IFMR - Graduate School of Business (GSB) offers PhD, MBA and customized Management
Development program the research LEAD , J-PAL and CDFI work closely with integral agencies governments policymakers and academicians in solving complex development challenges
The University offers 3-year B.A. (Hons) & B.Sc. (Hons) degrees in a completely residential programme, with an option to pursue an additional fourth year of advanced studies
Interesting electives to choose from: International Trade, How to read a Film, Neuroscience, Immunology, Physics, Geochemistry, Statistical, Quantum Computing, Sustainability and many
Reimagine and Recreate Choose from over 150 subject combinations to design your own programme
Admission Process is beyond scholastic abilities they look for fundamental qualities like open-mindedness, curiosity, communication, collaboration, creativity and self-awareness.
2 stage admissions process
Submission of the application form
Krea Immersive Case (KIC)
The purpose of the Krea Immersive Case is to assess those qualities in an applicant that shine through in an interactive, hands-on and real-world setting. The case experience also provides applicants a snapshot of Krea’s Interwoven Learning approach in-action.
What is Krea Immersive Case?
The Krea Immersive Case consists of:
Field visit: The faculty members lead applicants on field visits to sites of historical, economic, social, political or environmental concern. As the faculty members lay out the problem statement, applicants will observe and understand the local context and interact with relevant stakeholders.
Reflection essays: Applicants reflect on the Krea Immersive Case by writing about their experience and learning during the field-visit
Quantitative and Logical reasoning test: Applicants take the quantitative and logical reasoning test consisting of a series of questions covering various aspects of elementary mathematical and logical thinking.
Group Discussion and Presentation: Applicants work in groups to deliberate the problem statement presented in the Krea Immersive Case and make a presentation to a panel comprising faculty and admissions team members.
Conversations: Applicants engage in conversations with a panel comprising faculty and admissions team members
The minimum eligibility criteria to apply to Krea’s undergraduate programme commencing in August 2020 was as follows:
*Please note that living expenses include launderette costs up to Rs.500 per month.
* The annual fee is subject to revision every year in line with inflation. This would be in the range of 5% to 8% annually
India Scholars Programme
Get up to 100% scholarship for your entire duration of study at Krea with the College Board India Scholars Programme. Apply with your SAT score.
College Board India Scholars Programme in partnership with Krea University
Students in India who score 1300 or above on the SAT® will be recognised as Top Performers by the College Board at the end of April on an annual basis. Top Performers who demonstrate significant financial need, defined as family income less than INR 8,00,000 per annum, are eligible to receive a full tuition scholarship for the entire duration of their programme of study at Krea University. The family income will be verified by scholarship administration partner, Buddy4Study.