Pondicherry University PG Admissions 2018

Last Updated - April 05 2018

Founded in 1985, Pondicherry University is located in the southern part of the country and it has three campuses. The university has 15 schools, 37 departments, 10 centers and 92 affiliated colleges providing PG courses in the Faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering Technology, Fine Arts, Law, Management, and Medicine.

The university provides the following programmes at postgraduate (PG) level in multiple branches:

  • M.Ed
  • M.Com                                    
  • MPA
  • M.Tech                                   
  • LL.M
  • MSW
  • MLIS
  • M.Sc                                      
  • MCA
  • MPEd
  • MBA                                               
  • M.A                                        
  • Post Graduate Diploma                             

Selection of the aspirants to the above mentioned courses is done on the basis of their performance in the entrance examination organized by the university. NRI aspirants will be admitted via the scores obtained in written test/ viva voce.

The aspirant can register themselves by submitting applications along with the need processing fee of INR 400 (for general category) and INR 200 (for SC/ST category). In case of MBA, the application fee is INR 1000 (INR 500 for SC/ST aspirants). The application fee for NRI and Overseas aspirant is INR 6500 which can be submitted online or offline.

  • START DATE - END DATE

    21st Mar, 2018 - 27th May, 2018

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both

Pondicherry University PG Admissions 2018 Important Dates

MA, M.Sc, ME/M.Tech, MBA/PGDM & MCA
EVENTDATE
Registration21st Mar - 24th Apr , 2018
Date of Entrance Examination25th - 27th May, 2018

Pondicherry University PG Admissions 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A]

Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Computer Applications/ Computer Science/ Information Technology or Bachelor’s degree in Commerce/ Corporate Secretaryship/ Economics / Business Administration with Mathematics/ Business Mathematics / Statistics /Computer Applications as one of the subjects or Bachelor’s degree in Science with Mathematics/ Statistics as one of the subjects with at least 55% aggregate of marks

Master of Arts [MA] (Anthropology)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch from this university or any other recognised university with at least 50% marks

Master of Arts [MA] (French)

  • The aspirant must have done any undergraduate degree with 2 years of French in Part-1 with minimum 55% of marks in French and 50% in the aggregate of the main subjects in Part-III
  • The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in French with at least 50% of marks.
  • The aspirant must have done any undergraduate degree with an aggregate of 50% in the main subjects in Part-III with Diploma in French(2 years) from any Indian University

Master of Arts [MA] (Hindi)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Hindi with an at least 50% of marks or any degree with Hindi as a subject of study under part I or II or any degree with rastrabhasha Praveen degree obtained from Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha

Master of Arts [MA] (History)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in History with at least 50% of marks or B.A. in social sciences (political science, economics, and sociology) with history as an ancillary or subsidiary paper with 50% marks

Master of Arts [MA] (Philosophy) & Master of Arts [MA] (Mass Communication)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch with at least 50% of marks

Master of Arts [MA] (Political Science)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with minimum 50% marks or Equivalent Grade in Social Sciences

Master of Arts [MA] (Sanskrit)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Sanskrit with an at least 50% of marks or Sanskrit as a subject under part I or II/ minor/ optional in the bachelor’s degree or traditional degree (Sastry/ Siromani/ Vidya Praveena

Master of Arts [MA] (Sociology)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch with at least 50% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geology)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Geology as the major subject and any two out of the following - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology as ancillary subjects with at least 55% of marks

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

The aspirant must pass in B.A/ B.Sc. (Hons) three years course in Psychology with minimum 55% marks or Bachelor's degree with minimum 55% aggregate in any branch with Psychology as one of the subjects for all three years

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Molecular Biology & Biochemistry)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry/ B.Sc. (M.L.T.)/ Chemistry/ Zoology/ Biotechnology / Microbiology with at least 55% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Bioinformatics)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any relevant area of Physics/ Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Life Sciences/ with a at least 55% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Biotechnology)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Botany/ Microbiology/ Veterinary Science/ Zoology or in other concerned areas with at least 55% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Economics)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in economics with at least 50% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Chemical Sciences)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with at least of 55% of marks in Part III and Aspirants should have studied Maths at +2 levels

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Coastal & Disaster Management)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch in Science/ B.A. Geography/ B.E. Civil Engineering / Electrical and Electronics Engineering with at least 55% of marks

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

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Applications/ Information Technology any other equivalent course with at least 55% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Ecology & Environmental science)

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch, i.e. in Science, Arts, Humanities, Technology, etc. with at least 55% of marks and working knowledge of Mathematics and Science subjects at higher secondary level

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronic Media)

The aspirant must pass in Bachelor’s degree with 55% of marks in Electronic Media/ Journalism / Visual Communication/Visual Arts/ Performing Arts/Sciences (OR) Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s Degree in any branch with at least of 55% of marks with one-year Diploma in Computer Applications

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

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in food and Nutrition/ Food Technology/ Food Science and Quality Control/ Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics or Composite/ General Home Science/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology /Microbiology/ Agriculture dairy or fisheries or any other allied science subjects under life sciences at B.Sc. level with at least 55% of marks

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

  • The aspirant must possess degree in B.Sc/ B.Tech in Agriculture/ Agricultural Engineering/ Home Science/Food Technology/Food Science and Nutrition/Food Science and Quality Control/ Clinical Nutrition/Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology and other life science concerned subjects.
  • The aspirant must have studied Maths at +2/ PUC level is mandatory.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Microbiology)

Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology / Biotechnology/ Botany/ Biochemistry/B.Sc., MLT/ Zoology/ or in any other discipline of Life Sciences with at least of 55% of marks

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Quantitative Finance)

Aspirant must secure 55% marks or above in any one of the following or equivalent is applicable to apply in B. Sc. (Maths), B. Sc. (Statistics), B.Com (with Mathematics), B.A(Eco) (With Mathematics), Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering/ Information Technology) or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Applications/ Information Technology

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Statistics)

Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Statistics or Mathematics with Mathematical Statistics as allied subject with at least of 55% of marks

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

Aspirant must possess B.Tech/ B.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering Engineering/ Information Technology or M.Sc. in Computer Science/InformationTechnology/ Software Engineering (OR) Aspirant must pass MCA with Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics/ Electronics/ Applied Sciences with a at least of 55% of marks

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computational Biology)

  • Aspirant must pass Master’s degree with at least of 55% marks in any relevant area of Bioinformatics/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Plant Biology/ Botany/ Animal Biology/ Zoology for Pondicherry University
  • Aspirant must pass B.Tech/B.E degree with at least of 55% in Industrial Biotechnology, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Technology, Food Technology, Bioinformatics, Chemical Engineering, Leather, Bioengineering, Information Technology, Information Science, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering for both Anna University and Pondicherry University

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Electronics and Communication Engineering)

The aspirant must pass B.E./B.Tech. Degree in Electronics/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Information Technology/ Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering or equivalent with an at least of 55% of marks

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Environmental Engineering and Management)

The aspirant must pass B.Tech/ B.E. degree with an at least of 55% of marks. Or M.Sc. in Physics/Chemistry /Mathematics/ Life / Environmental Sciences with an at least of 55% of marks with Mathematics as one of the subject at +2 level

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Green Energy Technology)

The aspirant must pass B.E/B.Tech degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics, Chemical or Biotechnology (OR) Aspirant must pass M.Sc degree in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, Nanoscience or Photonics with Mathematics at B.Sc level with minimum 55% marks in qualifying examination

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

The aspirant must pass in M.Sc. (Physics / Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Electronics / Materials Science/ Biotechnology /Biochemistry); BE / B.Tech (Electronics/ Electrical / Instrumentation/ Mechanical / Chemical/ Metallurgy & Materials Engineering /Biotechnology/ Nanotechnology) with a at least of 55% of marks

Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Network & Internet Engineering)

  • The aspirant must pass M.Sc degree in Computer Science / Information Technology / Software Engineering with at least of 55% of marks (OR)
  • The aspirant must pass MCA degree with Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Applications / Mathematics / Statistics / Physics / Electronics / Applied Science with at least of 55% of marks in each degree (OR)
  • The aspirant must pass B.Tech. / B.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering / Information Technology / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electrical and Electronics Engineering / Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering with at least of 55% of marks

Master of Commerce [M.Com] (Accounting and Taxation)

The aspirant must possess Any Bachelor's degree in Commerce or any other degree with degree level papers in Accounting are applicable to at least 50% of marks

Master of Commerce [M.Com] (Business Finance)

Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Commerce/ Foreign Trade/ Corporate Secretaryship/ B.B.A/ B.C.M/ B.A Co-op./ B.Com. (Edn.)/ B.Com (Vocational) with at least 50% of marks

Master of Social Work [MSW]

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch with at least 50% of marks

Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]

  • The aspirant must pass in Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed) or equivalent with minimum 50% marks (Or)
  • The aspirant must possess degree in Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Health and Physical Education with minimum 50% marks

MBA/PGDM

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch with at least 50% of marks

MBA in Banking Technology

The aspirant must possess Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering/ Information Technology)/ Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Bachelor’s of Computer Applications/ Bachelor’s Engineering degree in ECE, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation, Instrumentation and Control Engineering/ B.Com. (Computer Applications) in any other Bachelor’s degree with PGDCA with at least of 55% marks in all degrees/ diploma

Pondicherry University PG Admissions 2018 How to Apply

MA , M.P.Ed & M.Com

  • NRI / Overseas aspirants can obtain the related application form by submitting application fee of INR 6500
  • For Post Graduate courses, the aspirant should submit the applications along with the fee amount of INR 400 (for general category) and INR 200 (for SC/ST categories). In case of MBA, the fee is INR 1000 (INR 500 for SC/St aspirants)
  • Aspirants can pay the application fee through offline or online payment modes using Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking.
  • The aspirant can register themselves for admission to Post Graduate courses by submitting duly filled-in applications online via the official university website

Pondicherry University PG Admissions Procedure 2018

MA , M.P.Ed & M.Com

Selection of the aspirants to the Post Graduate courses will be done on the basis of marks secured in the entrance examination, organized by the university. NRI aspirants will be shortlisted via written test/ viva voce, in case they are in India.

Pondicherry University PG Admissions 2018 Reservation Criteria

  • 27% of seats are reserved for OBC category (Non-Creamy Layer) as per Government of India instructions
  • 25% of the seats are reserved for the Pondicherry Union territory aspirants
  • The university has reserved 15% and 7.5% of seats in each course for aspirants belonging to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes respectively
  • 2 seats are reserved for the aspirants from the State of Jammu & Kashmir for General courses
  • 3% of seats in each course are reserved for the differently abled aspirants

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


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