Patna University Postgraduate Admission 2018

Last Updated - May 25 2018

Patna University was founded in the year 1917. University has 31 postgraduate departments in the faculties of Science, Social Sciences, Humanities, Education, Commerce, and Law. From January 2, 1952, the University was converted into a purely teaching-cum-residential University.

Patna University offers admission to aspirants in different Post Graduate courses such as Master of Arts, Master of Communication and Master of Science into different specialization.

MA and Specializations are as follows:

Master of ArtsMaster of Science
PhilosophyA.I.H. & ArcheologyZoology
GeographyPolitical ScienceStatistics
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For Post Graduate Admissions:

  • The last date of registration is Last week of June 2018.
  • Registration procedure starts from the First week of June 2018.
  • Application fee can be paid via the Online method or via Challan.
  • Basic eligibility is Graduate with Honors Degree in need subject.
  • Selection of aspirants will be on basis of their academic performance.
  • The application procedure is clearly online.
  • Method of Application



    06th Jun, 2018 - 28th Jun, 2018

Important Dates

MA & M.Sc
Registration06th - 28th Jun, 2018

Patna University Post Graduate Admission Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants want admission in Post Graduate admissions, must fulfill the eligibility criteria before applying. The set-up eligibility criteria by the university are as follows:

  • For MA Courses: Aspirants must have a Bachelor’s Honors Degree in the need subject. Aspirants having the equivalent degree to Bachelor’s Honors will be judged on their merit, 10% lesser than the Bachelor Degree holder.
  • For M.Sc.: Aspirant must be a Graduate with Bachelor Honors Degree in the subject related.
  • For M.Com.: Aspirants must be Graduate with Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) Honors Degree or in allied subjects like BBA or BBM.

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Patna University Postgraduate Admission 2018 Application Process

Application procedure is clearly online. Candidates must visit the official website to register themselves for admission. The steps of application process are as follows:
  • Visit the official website i.e.
  • Click on "Apply Online Application for PUPGAF ".
  • A new window appears depicting links of ‘New Registration’ and ‘Login’.
  • Candidates applying for the first time must click on New Registration link and must register themselves with basic details.
  • Candidates will receive login credentials on their registered mobile number and email.
  • Now, login and fill up the application form for admission.
  • Upload the documents such as the scanned copy of photograph and signature.
  • Preview the filled-in application form and finally submit it.
  • Take the printout of filled in application form and after enclosing it with relevant documents, send it to:

Patna University,

  • Application form along with documents must be sent through speed post / registered post. The envelope must be marked as PGDAM 2018.

Required Documents

Documents must be sent along with the printout of the filled in application form. Xerox copies of documents must be attached which are as follows:

  • Class 10th mark sheet.
  • Class 12th mark sheet.
  • Graduation mark sheets.
  • Valid ID proof such as Driving License, Passport, Aadhar card.

Application Fee

Aspirants must pay the application fee via any one of the modes i.e. Offline or Online.

  • In Online mode, payment can be made via Credit card, Debit card or Net banking.
  • In Offline mode, aspirants not having Net Banking facility/ Credit Card or ATM-cum-Debit Card can pay the fee in cash at any discipline of Allahabad Bank via the Challan downloaded from the Admission Portal. Aspirant will be able to download the duly filled up Allahabad Bank challan from the Admission Portal only when you select the "cash payment" option while filling the application form online.

Patna University Postgraduate Admission Important Dates

The registration procedure starts by the First week of June 2018 and End until Last week of June 2018. Some of the other important dates are as follows:

Last Date for publication of selection listJuly 7, 2018
Documents Verification at the departmentJuly 9-13, 2018
Date of Admission by payment via Online modeJuly 11-16, 2018
Induction Meet at the respective DepartmentJuly 18-19, 2018
Classes BeginJuly 20, 2018

Patna University Contact Details

Aspirants in doubt or any sort of query can contact the university at:

Patna University
Bihar, India
Phone No.: 0612–2678008
Inquiry Phone No.: 0612-2670531

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

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