Al-Karim University, Katihar was established in 2018 and is managed by Al-Karim Educational Trust, Patna. The University is recognised by UGC and offers courses in streams, including Information Technology, and Medical and Health Sciences.
It offers BCA, MBBS, BMLT, BOTT, BOPT, BPharm, BPT, BRIT, MD, MSc, MS and diploma programmes in various specialisations. The University offers all these courses under Faculty of Medicine, and Faculty of Engineering and Technology.
Al-Karim has world-class infrastructure and provides all basic amenities to students, such as accommodation, healthcare services, a library with 17,664 books (including 14,403 textbooks and 3,261 reference books) and sports facilities.
Al-Karim University Highlights
Year of establishment
Mode of education
Mode of admission
32 courses across 2 streams
Al-Karim University Admission Process
Al-Karim University admission process for various UG and PG courses differs depending on the stream. Candidates can apply for UG and PG courses in online mode, except for MBBS, MS and MD. Admission to all the courses is based on merit. Mentioned below are some of the fast facts related to Al-Karim University admission process:
Admission to BCA is based on the marks scored in Class 12
Candidates, who did not opt for Mathematics in Class 12 will have to appear for an exam conducted by the University
MBBS admission is based on the marks scored in the qualifying exam
The minimum age limit to pursue MBBS is 17 years
Admission to MS, MD and MSc programmes is based on graduation
Candidates applying for MD and MS programmes are required to register with the Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council
Al-Karim University Courses
The University offers full-time BCA, BCA, MBBS, BMLT, BOTT, BOPT, BPharm, BPT, BRIT and Diploma in Pharmacy at UG level. At PG level, Al-Karim offers MD, MSc and MS programmes. The duration of all these courses differs depending on the course curriculum.
The annual seat intake for BCA is 60
In MBBS, 50 per cent seats are reserved for candidates belonging to the Muslim Minority Community
Equal emphasis is given on both theoretical and practical learning
The detailed information regarding Al-Karim University courses is mentioned below:
Total Fee (in Rs lakh)
Class 12 with a minimum of 45% aggregate (40% in case of SC/ ST/ EBC/ PwD candidates)
Class 12 with PCB with a minimum of 50% aggregate (40% in case of SC/ ST/ OBC candidates and 45% for locomotory disability of lower limbs)