Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam Post Graduate Admission 2018

Last Updated - July 06 2018

Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam (Sri Padmavati University) is a women’s University located in Tripura, Andhra Pradesh. The Admissions in the University are limited to women aspirants only. The University provides different undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes in various specializations. It is a statewide University admitting students from all the Regions of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana (i.e., Rayalaseema, Andhra regions of A.P and state of Telangana) in the ratio of 22:42:36 respectively.

The University has linkages with foreign universities and national organizations. The University has also been accredited with four stars by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council.

The Director, Directorate of Admissions, Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam (Women’s University), Tirupati invites applications for admission into different PG courses in Arts, Humanities and Sciences provided during the academic year. The admission to the courses will take place via the SPMVV PGCET Examination usually organized in the month of May.

  • Method of Application



    02nd Apr 2018 - 10th May 2018

Important Dates

MA, M.Sc & M.Ed
Registration02nd Apr - 10th May , 2018

M.Sc. Programme

The University provides the M.Sc. Programme in the following branches:

  • Sericulture
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbial Technology
  • Botany
  • Food and Nutrition Science
  • Zoology
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Microbiology
  • Organic Chemistry

Eligibility Criteria

You should have passed any of the following qualifying examinations of the respective branch with a minimum of 50% marks:

For Biochemistry: B.Sc. with Chemistry/ Biochemistry and anyone Biology subject (Botany/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ Genetics/ Nutrition/ Medical Lab Technology/ Dairy Science)

For Biotechnology: B.Sc. with Biotechnology/ Chemistry with anyone biology subject or B.Tech. Biotechnology.

For Botany: B.Sc. Degree in Botany and Chemistry / Biochemistry as mandatory subjects.

For Zoology: B.Sc. degree with Zoology, Botany/ Microbiology/Biotechnology/ Biochemistry as one subject with any science subject combination.

For Sericulture: B.Sc. degree with Biology as a mandatory subject with any subject with an average of 50% marks in groups.

For Organic Chemistry: B.Sc., 3-year degree or 4-year degree course with Chemistry as one of the subjects in the combination.

For Food and Nutrition Science: B.Sc. Home Science, General B.Sc. with Nutrition as one paper, B.Sc. Applied Nutrition, B.Sc. Nursing or General B.Sc.

For Human Development and Family Studies: Any Graduation degree including B.Sc. Nursing.

For Applied Microbiology and Microbial Technology: B.Sc. with Microbiology / Chemistry and any two biology subjects or B.Sc. with Microbiology and Computer Science/Computer Applications.

For Applied Mathematics: B.A / B.Sc., with Mathematics as one of the optional subject.


The University provides the M.A.Programme in the following branches:

  • Music (Vocal) (Veena)
  • Women’s Studies
  • Economics
  • Telugu language, literature, and translation
  • Bharatanatyam
  • English

Eligibility Criteria

For Economics: You should have secured 45% marks in Arts subjects and 50% marks in Science subjects in groups in your 10+2 Examination. Aside from this, you should fulfill any of the following criteria:

  • You should have a B.Tech (Any Discipline) Degree with 55% marks in the Aggregate.
  • You should have studied at least one of the following subjects in your undergraduate course: Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Accountancy, or Computer Science.  
  • You should have a B.Com or BBA Degree with a minimum of 45% marks of the aggregate in groups

For Music: You should have any recognized Degree with Vocal Music or Veena Music as one of the main subjects, or any recognized Degree with Diploma/Certificate in Veena Music,Vocal Music or equivalent; or any recognized Degree with a grading in Vocal or Veena in classical Music Audition board of All India Radio; or Degree of 4 years systematic training under a guru.

For Bharatanatyam: You should have any Bachelor’s Degree with NatyaVisarada / Govt /Diploma / Praveena or equivalent certificate /Oriental title Degree /Doordarshan or B-Grade /Systematic training from a guru and performance in the interview of SPMVV(or Bachelor Degree in dance).

For other courses: You should have passed the qualifying examination with a minimum of 40% marks in the related subject, from a recognized University.


Eligibility Criteria:

You should have passed the B.Ed. Degree with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in postgraduate degree, if taken.

MCJ (Master of Communication and Journalism) Programme

MSW (Master of Social Work) Programme

Eligibility Criteria:

For both MCJ and MSW Programmes:

You should have passed the Bachelor’s Degree examination with a minimum of 40% marks in the related subject, from a recognized University.


Eligibility Criteria

You should have a B.P.Ed. or BPE Degree from any recognized University.


Eligibility Criteria

You should have a Bachelor’s degree of B.Com or B.A with Accountancy, Statistics and Mathematics / Commerce / Economics / Computer Applications with an aggregate of 40% marks.


M.Sc. (Statistics) Programme

Eligibility Criteria:

You should have a B.A or B.Sc. Degree from a recognized University, with Statistics and Mathematics as optional subjects.

Application Process

You can download the Application Form from the website of the University.

You can fill the Application for multiple courses but it should be limited to a maximum of two tests. If you do, you must opt for the same test center for both the tests.

You should take a print out of the Application Form and fill it with the necessary personal and education detail. You must also affix a recent colored passport size photograph.

Application Fee: You should pay the following Registration cum Application fee via Andhra bank (Bill desk) payment gateway using credit/ debit card/ Internet banking; or via a Demand Draft drawn in favor of Director, Directorate of Admissions, SPMVV, Tirupati.

  • Rs. 1000 if applying for two tests
  • Rs. 425 if applying for a single course/test

The duly filled and signed Application form along with the need documents must be sent by post or in person to the following address:

Director, Directorate of Admissions, SPMVV, Tirupati

Selection Process

For all courses:

You will be selected on the basis of SPMVV PGCET (Post-graduate Common Entrance Test). There will be a separate test for each course based on the respective graduation syllabus. However, the format for the paper will be the same for all courses.

The test will consist of three sections. Section A will be for 30 marks, Section B for 30 marks and Section C for 40 marks. It will be of 90 minutes period with 100 multiple choice questions. The Each accurate response will be honored with one mark. There is no negative mark for a wrong response. For all other tests, the question papers will be in both English and Telugu.

You should be able to secure a minimum of 25 marks in the paper to qualify in the Entrance Test. The question papers for English and Telugu tests will be in the respective languages. However, there are no minimum qualifying marks if you belong to the SC/ST category.

Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam Fee Structure

Reservation Criteria

Admission to 85% of the available seats shall be reserved in favor of the local areas: Andhra, Telangana, and Rayalaseema. Reservation for SC/ST/BC/PHC and other categories shall be followed as per the rules prescribed by the Government of Andhra Pradesh.

*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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