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Krea University, Chittoor Admission 2021: Eligibility, Selection Criteria, Application Process

Last updated on September 14th, 2021 by Sapna Malik

Established in the year 2018, Krea University is located in Andhra Pradesh. The University’s sponsoring body is the IFMR Society (Institute of Financial Management Research).

The University offers admission to:

  • BA, B.Sc. program at UG level and 10+2 qualified students can apply to this course.
  • MBA and Ph.D. programs for which Graduation and Post-Graduation degree holders can apply, respectively.

Krea University Admission: Important Dates

The fourth round of admission is open now.

Application Deadline (Four Rounds) Nov 20, 2020; Jan 23, 2021; Mar 19, 2021; May 31, 2021
Invitations for Immersion Day (Four Rounds) Dec 5, 2020; Feb 11, 2021; Apr 6, 2021; Jun 19, 2021
Admissions Decisions sent (Four Rounds) Dec 24, 2020; Mar 12, 2021; Apr 29, 2021; Jul 9, 2021
Last Date for Acceptance (Four Rounds) Jan 9, 2021; Mar 24, 2021; May 13, 2021; Jul 24, 2021

Krea University UG Admission 2021

Course Specialization
B.Sc. (Hons.) Computer Science
Biological Science
Environmental Science
BA (Hons.) Economics
Social Science

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must satisfy the following criteria to be eligible for admission.

  • The candidate must have passed 10+2 or must be in the final year from a recognized Board/University.
  • Students with a score of SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) or ACT (American College Testing) can apply to mention the score on the application form.

Selection Criteria

Selection involves two stages namely Application Screening and Immersion Day.

Stage 1

  • Submit the online application form (offline mode is not acceptable).
  • Students are selected for stage 2 based on application screening.
  • Application for financial assistance opens.

Stage 2

  • KREA Immersive Case, that includes field visit, reflection essays, quantitative and logical reasoning test, group discussions and presentations, and finally interview or conversation with the selection panel.
  • Confirmation or denial of admission based on information and scores provided in the application.

How to Apply for UG Courses?

Steps to apply online

  • Visit the official website of the university and register under Apply now tab by entering your e-mail id, personal details, and mobile number.
  • After registering online, the candidate needs to fill the application form with details like a personal story, academic achievements, extracurricular activities, personal details, and some additional information.
  • Submit the duly filled application form and proceed towards fee payment.
  • Application fee of INR 500/- needs to be paid for application processing.

Krea University MBA Admission 2021

The university offers 2 years of full-time program Master of Business Administration or MBA. It offers almost 22 core and 55 elective subjects spanning 2 years.

Course Specialization Details Course Fees
MBA Quantitative Finance
  • Eligibility: Graduation
  • Selection Criteria: CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, and GRE
  • Duration: 2 years
₹13.86 Lakhs (Total Fees)
Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI)
Data Sciences

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in any stream either in full-time, open, or distance learning mode.
  • Final year students can also apply.
  • Must have appeared in entrance exams CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, and GRE.
  • Candidates with work experience less than or equal to 36 months on the last date of application are eligible to apply.

Selection Criteria

Selection is based on marks in 10th, 12th as well as UG program & entrance exam. The selection process has two rounds:

  • Working Professionals Round (WPR)
  • General Round (GR)

There are two levels of application selection:

  • Application screening
  • Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI)

How to Apply for MBA?

Steps for online application:

  • Visit the website (https://ifmrgsbadmissions.krea.edu.in/)
  • Fill out the personal details, details on extracurricular activities, competitive exams, address for communication, academic details, work experience, and parent details.
  • Upload mark sheets, certificates, and other educational documents.
  • Pay a non-refundable application fee of INR 1500/- before final submission.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be intimated with details via e-mail.

Krea University Ph.D. Admission 2021

The university offers 5 years of full-time research doctoral-level program Ph.D. in 7 different subjects of expertise.

Course Specialization Details
PhD Economics
  • Eligibility: Post Graduation
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Information System and Data Science
Operations Management
Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management
Strategic Management

Eligibility Criteria

For seeking admissions at KREA, a candidate must satisfy either of the following eligibility criteria.

  • Master’s degree or any equivalent degree in any stream with a minimum of 55% marks
  • Dual degree or 5-year integrated degree in any discipline with a minimum of 55% marks
  • Must possess a professional qualification like CA, ICWA, CS with a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying exam

Selection Criteria

Admissions are purely on a merit basis and there is no kind of quota applicable for admission. There are two steps involved in the process:

  • Application Screening
  • Research Ability Test (RAT) and Personal Interview (PI)

Shortlisted students after the screening will be called for RAT and PI at the Sri City campus. Admission is based on examination marks as well as RAT & PI.

How to Apply for a Ph.D.?

  • Visit the website to download a hard copy of the application form
  • Fill out the required details on the form
  • Send the duly filled application along with supporting self-attested documents to:

Ph.D. Office, IFMR Graduate School of Business
Krea University
5655, Central Expressway
Sri City, 517646
Andhra Pradesh

Krea University Admission FAQs

Ques. How are the accommodation facilities at Krea University?

Last updated on September 14th, 2021

Ans. The university claims to provide very comfortable accommodation to its students. Students are provided with air-conditioned rooms with an attached bath on a twin-sharing basis.

Rooms are furnished with all essential amenities including a cot, mattress, bedsheets, pillows, wardrobe, bookshelf, and a study table with a chair.

Ques. How are the placements offered in the university?

Last updated on September 14th, 2021

Ans. Many companies recruit eligible students for different positions Companies like HDFC bank, ICICI prudential life, IDFC first bank, JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte, Usi, Ernst & Young, etc do come to offer placements and hire students.

Ques. What is the average package offered to the MBA graduates of the university by the recruiters?

Last updated on September 14th, 2021

Ans. The university recently released its final placement report for the MBA batch of 2018-20. The university witnessed a 10% hike in its average salary package as it leaped the previous year’s INR. 8.67 lacs per annum to INR. 9.41 lacs per annum, this year.

Ques. What are the total fees of a BA in Economics at Krea University?

Last updated on September 14th, 2021

Ans. The total fees of BA Economics are INR ₹7.71 Lakhs per year.

Ques. Does Krea University provide financial assistance?

Last updated on September 14th, 2021

Ans. Yes, the university provides financial support to students by offering scholarships like Merit-cum-Means Scholarships, T. Thomas Scholarship for Business Leaders, and Merit Scholarships.