About Sikkim University

Sikkim University was established in 2006 by an Act of Parliament, with an objective to strengthen the close link of education to skill development and the making the youth of Sikkim educated, skilled and employable, giving them the capacity to harness diverse opportunities both within and outside Sikkim. Sikkim University is NAAC accredited with "B" grade and was ranked 61 in NIRF 2021.

Sikkim University is in Gangtok and was established with a mission to provide quality higher education. The University offers admissions to candidates at UG, PG, MPhil, and PhD levels in the streams of Humanities & Social Sciences, Science, Accounting & Commerce, Mass Communication & Media, Law, Business & Management Studies and Hospitality & Travel.

Sikkim University Highlights

Year of establishment



Gangtok, Sikkim

Mode of education


Scholarships types

Merit scholarship and Merit cum Means based scholarship

Official website


Gender intake


Application mode (when admission are open)


Sikkim University UG Programs

Sikkim University UG Programs Eligibility:

Bachelor of Arts (BA):

Bachelor of Science(B.sc):

Bachelor of Performing Arts(BPA) :

Sikkim University UG Admissions:

Candidates can apply at Sikkim University in an online mode by filling and submitting the application form on the official website of the varsity. After filling the form, candidates also need to pay the application fee either in the online (using Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking) or offline (via SBI Challan) mode. The application fee for UG courses is mentioned below:

Slot: Timing of exam

No. of tests/subjects



SC/ST/PwD/Third gender

Centers Outside India

Slot 1: 9:00 AM to 12:1 5PM

Up to 4

INR 650

INR 600

INR 550

INR 3000

Slot 2: 3:00 PM to 6:45 PM

Up to 5

INR 650

INR 600

INR 550

INR 3000

Sikkim University UG Programs Reservation:

Sikkim University offers reservations in admissions according to central government rules.

The University has ten affiliated colleges in Sikkim. It has six schools named as School of Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Languages and Literature, Human Sciences and Professional Studies and thirty-two departments. Admission for most of the courses is done on the basis of merit and CUET score. Career Launcher provides comprehensive CUET preparation courses led by expert mentors. You can explore the syllabus of CUET by clicking on the link here.