Calicut University Postgraduate Admissions 2018

Last Updated - March 30 2018

University of Calicut provides 24 undergraduate 22 postgraduate programmes. There are 28 postgraduate teaching and research departments. It also provides full time and part time M.Phil. & research programmes.

Admission to the Post Graduate Programmes in University Teaching Departments (including Post Graduate programmes to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be organized via Centralized Admission Procedure (Post Graduate CAP).

Official Website of Calicut University
  • START DATE - END DATE

    25th Jul, 2018 - 05th Aug, 2018

  • APPLICATION FORM LINK

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  • Method of Application

    Online

Calicut University PG Admissions 2018 Important Dates

M.Sc, M.Com, MA, ME/M.Tech & M.Ed
STATUSEVENTDATE
Registration15th Jul - 05th Aug , 2018
Trial Allocation10th Aug, 2018

Calicut University PG Admissions 2018 Eligibility Criteria

MA

Calicut University provides MA programme in following branches:

ArabicFolklore StudiesPhilosophy
Comparative LiteratureGeographyPsychology
EconomicsHindiSanskrit
EnglishRussianTamil
PoliticsHistoryWest Asian Studies
Women StudiesMalayalamAfsal-Ul-Ulama
SociologyUrduIslamic Studies
Music  

Note: Non-English aspirants applying for MA English, admission will be based on Entrance Test.

Eligibility Criteria:

MA (Other languages): 45% in Part II Languages related of BA/BSc or 45% in the language main papers in the case of aspirants with related languages under Part III Pattern I or 45% in language main papers in the case of aspirants with the related language under Part III Format II.  A weight of 5% marks shall be added in the case of those who have taken related language under Part III.

MA (other non languages): At Least marks prescribed for admission to other non-language subjects is 45% in Part III Optional subjects of BA/B.Sc.

Master of Arts [MA] (English)

You must have 45% marks in Part I English of BA/BSc Examination or 45% marks in English Main papers in the case of aspirants with English under Part III Format I or 45% marks in English main papers in the case of aspirants with English under Part III and II. Aspirants will be ranked according to the percentage of marks in part I English or Part III in the case of those who have taken English under Part III whichever is higher.A weight of 10% marks shall be added in the case of those who have taken English under Part III.

Master of Arts [MA] (Economics)

You must have 45% marks in BA Economics, Foreign Trade, Development Economics or 70% marks in B.Sc Statistics, Mathematics. A maximum of 30% of the total seats only will be given to the B.Sc aspirants.

Master of Arts [MA] (Sociology), Master of Arts [MA] (History) & Master of Arts [MA] (Philosophy)

Aspirants who have passed any first-degree examination with an at least of 45% marks in Part III optional subjects.

Master of Arts [MA] (Folklore Studies)

You must have any bachelor degree with an at least of 45% marks from recognised by the UGC/ Calicut University. Those who are having post graduation are also applicable for admission. Appear in entrance test organized by a university is compulsory for this programme.

M.Sc & M.Sc (Medicine)

Calicut University provides M.Sc. programme in following branches:

Bio-TechnologyElectronicsMedical BioChemistry
Applied ZoologyEnvironmental ScienceMicro-Biology
Applied Plant ScienceFamily and Community ScienceNursing
Applied ChemistryMedical Laboratory TechnologyPsychology
Applied GeologyStatisticsPhysics
Bio-ChemistryGeologyZoology
Aqua Culture and Fishery MicrobiologyHome Science and Nutrition DieteticsPlantation Development
BioinformaticsMedical MicrobiologyPlant Science
Botany (M.Sc. Plant Science)Life SciencesPolymer Chemistry
ChemistryMathematics

Admission to following M.Sc. programme will be based on performance in entrance exam organized by the university:

Clinical PsychologyHealth And Yoga Therapy
Computer SciencePhysiology
Food Science And TechnologyRadiation Physics
General Biotechnology

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. programmes:

You must have a B.Sc. Degree in relevant field with minimum 50% marks except for M.Sc Bio-Technology (55% marks)  and M.Sc. General Bio-Technology  (55% marks).

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Computer Science)

You should have secured minimum  55% of mark or equivalent grade in BSc.(Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics or Physics or Mathematics or Statistics or Chemistry.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (General Biotechnology)

You must have a bachelor degree (10+2+3) with 55% marks in Biotechnology, Bio-informatics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Chemistry, Bsc. Agriculture, B.V.Sc, B.Pharm, Life Sciences of the University or any other equivalent Degree approved by the University.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Food Science and Technology)

You should have secured minimum 50% marks in Part III Optional in any B.Sc Degree and approved by this University with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects in +2 or B.Sc.Level.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Psychology)

Aspirants who have opted Psychology as one of the papers in Degree Part III either Main or Sub.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Medical Radiation Physics)

You must have a bachelor degree in Physics with 60% marks under the regular stream of Study (10+2+3) of University of Calicut or any other University/Institution.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Health and Yoga Therapy)

You must have passed any graduate degree in Medical Sciences, MBBS, BAMS, BHMS/ Graduate degree in Biological Sciences or any other Sciences/Humanities and Commerce graduate. A at least of 45% mark should be obtained for selection test.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Clinical Psychology)

You should have passed Bachelor's Degree recognised by this University with minimum 50% marks in BA/B.Sc. Psychology/ MBBS/BHMS/ BAMS/ B.Sc. Nursing Degree/Bachelor's Degree in Psychology as one of the main or Subsidiary papers.

M.Com

You should have passed B.Com or BBA (BBS) degree of Calicut University or B.Com, BBA, BBM or BBS of any other University or institution in any state recognized by UGC or AICTE with at least 45% marks.

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Nano Science and Technology)

Calicut University provides two-year M.Tech. The university organizes an entrance exam for admission to this programme.

Eligibility Criteria:

You should have passed M.Sc. degree in Nano Science and Technology/ Physics/ Applied Physics/Materials Science/ Chemistry or Applied Chemistry/ Polymer Chemistry with an at least of 55% of aggregate marks. Nano Science and Technology programme. Relaxation in marks for SC/ST or other applicable communities will be given as per rules.

Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]

You must have a Bachelor’s degree with an aggregate of 45% marks from Calicut University or any other University recognized as equivalent by Calicut University. Professional graduates will be considered if they secure 60% marks in overall subjects. Appear in entrance test organized by the university is compulsory for this programme.

Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib]

You must have a Bachelors Degree with not less than 50% marks in aggregate of the qualifying examination from Calicut University or equivalent.

M.Ed

You must have a bachelor's degree in Education with minimum 55% Marks of the University of Calicut or other Universities recognised by Calicut University. 5% relaxation in marks will be allowed in the case of SEBC aspirants and at least pass is needed for SC/ST aspirants.

MCA

You should have passed any Bachelor’s Degree Course of at least three years period with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects with minimum 50% marks in aggregate. Appear in entrance test organized by the university is compulsory for this programme.

Masters in Tourism Administration [MTA]

You must have a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Calicut or a degree recognised as equivalent thereto with an at least of 45% ('C' grade) in aggregate in Part III subjects in aggregate.

Master of Social Work [MSW]

You must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any branch recognised by the University of Calicut with an at least of 50% aggregate marks.

M.P.Ed

You should have passed three year BPE or one-year BP.Ed. of this University or any other University and at least sports achievements should be a second place in the intercollegiate or inter-district competitions (AIU recognised sports) organized by the Universities in Kerala or recognised sports associations approved by the Kerala Sports Council.

Age Limit: Upper age limit for the course shall be 25 years as on the I July of the year of admission. Relaxation up to 5 years in age shall be given to those aspirants who have participated in inter-University tournaments or national level tournaments or in-service aspirants (Physical Education Teachers) with at least of 3 years experience and deputed by the recruiting authority and SC/ST aspirants.

MHA

You should have passed in any Bachelor Degree of the University of Calicut or as equivalent to the Bachelor’s Degree. Programmes of other Universities or Institutions under 10+2+3 format under the regular stream of study with not less than 50% marks in aggregate is applicable for admission.

Master of Theatre Arts [MTA]

You should have passed in Bachelor of Theatre Art(BTA) or any Degree approved by the University with Practical theatre experience. BTA Graduates will be given a weight of 10% marks. Appear in entrance test organized by the university is compulsory for this programme.

Calicut University PG Admissions 2018 Application Procedure

Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib], Masters in Tourism Administration [MTA] & Master of Social Work [MSW]

Admission to the Post Graduate Programmes in University Teaching Departments (including Post Graduate programmes to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be organized via Centralized Admission Procedure as per the details are given below.

The Centralized Admission Procedure (CAP) provides a facility for online submission of an application to different colleges and programmes. Students can opt up to 10 Colleges/programmes of their choice on the priority basis from among the University Department/ affiliated colleges via simple online steps available in the website of CAP or the official website of the university.

Selection Process

MA, M.Sc & M.Sc (Medicine)

Selection Procedure of Post Graduate Programmes in University Teaching Departments (excluding Post Graduate programmes to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be based on merit list.

Master of Arts [MA] (Folklore Studies), Master of Science [M.Sc] (Clinical Psychology) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Computer Science)

Admission to these courses will be based on the marks secured in an entrance examination organized by the University among the applicable aspirants.

MCA

The selection procedure will be done on the basis of the entrance exam organized by the university.

Calicut University PG Admissions 2018 Reservation of Seats

Below are the different reservation categories:

  • Special Reservation (Sports quota Reservation comes under this category)
  • Reservation for Persons with Disabilities
  • Reservation for Lakshadweep aspirants
  • Compulsory Reservation

Physically Handicapped: For Post Graduate programmes, There will be 3 % of seats reserved for physically Handicapped aspirants. The aspirants having at least 40% disability certified by the Medical Board.

Sports Quota: Out of every 20 seats in Post Graduate Courses one seat will be reserved for outstanding sportspersons.

CategoryPercentage of Seats
Open quota (On the basis of merit)50%
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)
ETB (EZ)8%
Muslim (MU)7%
Latin Catholic other than Anglo Indian/SIUC1%
Other Backward Christians(OBX)1%
Other Backward Hindus(OBH)3%
Economically backward among forwarding communities(EBFC)7.50%
Scheduled Castes15%
Scheduled Tribes7.50%

*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allowed by the University/College


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