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Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS): PG Admission Notification 2014 @ campus tiss edu

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) invites applications for admission to the 2014-16 batch for its Full-Time (Regular) Post-Graduate Degree Programmes (M.A., M. Sc., M.H.A., M.P.H.) offered from Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad campuses:
Programmes offered at Different Campuses:
Mumbai Campus:

  • MA Social Work in Children & Families, Criminology & Justice, Community Organisation & Development Practice, Disability Studies & Action, Dalit & Tribal Studies & Action, Mental Health, Public Health, Livelihoods & Social Entrepreneurship, Women-Centred Practice, Media and Cultural Studies, and Library and Information Science (MLISc)
  • MA in Human Resource Management & Labour Relation, Social Entrepreneurship, Globalisation and Labour, Development Studies, Women’s Studies, Education (Elementary)
  • MA in Applied Psychology (With specialization in Counseling Psychology and Clinical Psychology
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Hospital Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Public Health (MPH) in Social Epidemiology
  • Master of Public Health (MPH) in Health Policy, Economics and Finance
  • MA/ M. Sc. in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies, Disaster Management, Urban Policy and Governance, Regulatory Governance, Water Policy and Governance

Tuljapur Campus:

  • MA in Social Work in Rural Development, Development Policy, Planning and Practice, Social Entrepreneurship, Sustainable Livelihood, Natural Resources Management and Governance

Hyderabad Campus:

  • MA in Rural Development and Governance, Education, Public Policy and Governance, Women’s Studies and Development Studies

Guwahati Campus:

  • MA in Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development, Labour Studies and Social Security, and Peace and Conflict Studies
  • MA Social Work in Community Organisation & Development Practices, Livelihoods and Social Entrepreneurship, Counseling, Public Health

Application Procedure:

  • Candidates have to apply through the online application form only.
  • The candidate has to register with an email id. The candidate will be sent a password which is to be used to login and fill the online form. After login candidates have to fill in their basic details, academic details and have to mention the programmes they wish to apply for in the order of preference.
  • Pay the application fee (depending on number of programmes applied) either by depositing cash in any branch of SBI or through Credit card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking and Scan and upload photograph, signature, marks sheet of last exam passed and other necessary certificates.
  • Candidates having lack of access to internet services (remote area) can write to Mumbai campus for printed application form. They have to send the application form and submit before last date of submission.
  • Candidate can apply for multiple programmes and pay for all the programmes in one online form and should not fill more than one online form.
  • If a candidate is found to have filled more than one form, all the applications of the candidates will be cancelled.

Important Dates:
Last date for applications: 25th October 2013

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IITM: Central Library Training Programme

Applications are invited for a Two-year Training Programme in its Central Library for the academic session of 2013-15 at  Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai:


  • Master degree in Library and Information Science.

How to apply:

  • Application form and instructions to the candidates can be downloaded from website http://www.iitm.ac.in/gt

Important Dates:
Last date for receipt of completed application: 13th September 2013

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University of Kerala: PhD & M.Sc. Engineering

Applications are invited through online from the eligible candidates, for the admission to the PhD and M. Sc. Engineering programmes (in various Disciplines) for the forth coming academic session of 2013-14 at University of Kerala Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala:

Subjects Offered:

  • Areas of Research: Aquatic Biology and fisheries, Arabic, Archaeology, Bio-chemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Commerce, Communication and Journalism, Computer Science, Demography, Economics, Education, Environmental Sciences, Futures Studies, Geology, German, Hindi, History, English, Management Studies, Islamic Studies, Law, Library and Information Science, Linguistics, Malayalam, Mathematics, Music, Optoelectronics, Philosophy, Physics, Politics, Psychology, Russian, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics, Tamil, Tourism, Zoology, Home Science (in Food and Nutrition, Family Resource Management, Extension, Education), Geography, Physical Education, Social Work, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Engineering: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Architecture (inclusive of Town Planning)
  • Medicine: Basic Medical Sciences(Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Bio-chemistry, Microbiology), Medicine and Allied Specialties( Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Radiology, Public Health, Psychiatry and General Medicine), Surgery and Allied Specialties( Opthalmology, Orthopaedics and General aspects of Surgery), Nursing, Pharmaceuticals Sciences, Dentistry, Ayurveda, Homeopathy


  • Candidates who have secured not less than 55 per cent marks at the Master’s Degree Examination are eligible to apply for the test.
  • Bachelors’ degree holders in Engineering with not less than 55 per cent marks are eligible to apply for the test for securing eligibility for admission to M. Sc. (Engineering) by Research.
  • Candidates belonging to scheduled castes and scheduled tribes who hold Master’s Degree in Science and Applied Science faculties with at least 45 per cent marks and Master’s Degree in other faculties with 40 per cent marks are eligible to apply for the test. Physically/Visually handicapped candidates are eligible for a relaxation of 5 per cent marks.
  • Candidates who have appeared for Master’s Degree Examination and whose result is still awaited may also apply for the test. However, such candidates will be considered eligible for admission to research leading to PhD Degree provided they pass the Master’s Degree Examination with at least 55 per cent marks and have been declared qualified in the test.
  • Candidates who have already qualified in the National Eligibility Test for Junior Research Fellowship or Lectureship of the UGC/CSIR or ICAR/GATE or ICMR JRF test or candidates who are selected for Fellowship by the Kerala State Counsel for Science, Technology & Environment or the State level eligibility test conducted by the Kerala Government or who hold M. Phil. Degree by research and thesis in addition to a Master’s Degree or its equivalent with not less than 55 per cent marks are exempted from eligibility test.
  • Candidates with DBT-JRF and DST-INSPIRE fellowship ,are exempted from the PH.D Entrance Test and they are permitted to register for research leading to PhD Degree in Biotechnology.
  • Candidates who have qualified (GPAT) are exempted from PhD Entrance test and are permitted to register for research leading to PhD Degree in Pharmacy.
  • Scientists/ Ayurveda Doctors working in Pharmaceuticals/Hospitals/Research Centres owned by Government with 7 years experience and having 2 research papers published are exempted from the PhD Entrance Test.
  • Scientists/Engineers working in approved Research Laboratories either owned or managed by the Central/State Government or an Autonomous research Institution of National Status with seven years experience in the Grade Scientist/Engineer, having two research papers published in the recognized research journals of the concerned subject approved by the Board of Studies concerned, are exempted from the PhD Eligibility Test.
  • College-teachers who have seven or more years of teaching experience are also exempted from the Eligibility Test. Candidates with DM/ M.Ch Degree, are exempted from appearing for the test.
  • Those who have qualified M. Phil in subjects other than the subjects in which he/she seeks registration for PhD would be required to qualify the Eligibility Test.
  • Candidates Selected to the QIP (Quality – Improvement Programme) introduced by AICTE, for teachers of AICTE approved degree level Engineering Institutions are exempted from PhD Entrance test.

How to apply:

  • Online registration can be done at the university website www.research.keralauniversity.ac.in.
  • Candidates should apply online and download the application and send it along with the necessary documents and fees to the Registrar by 31st August 2013(5 pm). All relevant documents proving qualification and eligibility should be send along with the application duly signed and attested by a Gazetted Officer. Incomplete application will be summarily rejected.

Important Dates:
Last date for submission of applications: 31st august 2013

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Applications are invited for the various PG courses of the Netaji Subash Open University, Kolkata, for July-2013 session.

Programmes Offered:

MA (Bengali),
MA (English),
MA(Pol. Science),
MA (Public Administration),
MA (Social Work),
MA (Education),
M.Sc. (Mathematics),
M.Com. and Master of Library and Information Science(MLIS).

How to apply:

  • The applicant need to fill-up and submit on-line, the application form and take print out of the filled in application form & three-part pay-in-slip from our admission website www.wbnsouadmissions.com
  • Important Note for Applicants of M.Sc in Geography & Zoology:Students seeking admission to the M.Sc. course with Geography & Zoology will not come under the purview of on-line admission process. They can collect the prospectus on payment of Rs.150/- directly from the School of Science Building, NSOU at K2, Bidhannagar Fire Station (First floor), Sector-V, Salt Lake, Kolkata-700 091, during working hours.

Important Dates:
Availability of P.G. On-line admission: 12/08/2013.
Last Access to the website: 12 noon on 30/08/2013.
P.G. Admission fees collection by the Bank: 12/08/2013 to 03/09/2013
Verification and Endorsement of Application Form by the Study Centres: During office hours of the respective Study Centres in the entire period of admission (though the Study Centre are at liberty to give service to the applicant beyond their office hours)

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AURCET – 2013: Examination and Counseling Schedule for Admission into M. Phil / Ph.D. (Full Time) Andhra University

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, invites applications from the eligible candidates for AURCET- 2013 Entrance Test for admission into M. Phil. and Ph.D. (Full-Time) programmes is scheduled as follows: 

Date & Day / Time Paper / Subjects

Examination Centre: Dr. L. B. College, PG Block, VSP (Arts Subjects)
20.07.2013 Saturday

  • 9:00 To 9:45 A.M. PAPER – I: Common for all subjects
  • 9:45To 11:15 A.M. PAPER – II: 35-Education, 37-English, 38-Hindi, 39 History, 41-Human Resource Management, 42-Journalism & Mass Communication, 43-Library and Information Science, 44 – Linguistics, 45-Music, 46-Philosophy 47-Political Science, 48-Public Administration, 49-Psychology & Para-Psychology, 50-Sanskrit, 51-Social Work, 52-Sociology, 53-Telugu, 54-Physical Education, 98-Human Rights And Duties.

Examination Centre: AU College of Engineering for women (Arts Subjects)
20.07.2013 Saturday

  • 9:00 To 9:45 A.M. PAPER – I: Common for all subjects
  • 9:45To 11:15 A.M. PAPER – II: 31-Anthropology, 32-Commerce, 33-Management Studies, 34-Economics.

Examination Centre: New Lecture Complex, AU College of Engineering (A) (Science Subjects)
20.07.2013 Saturday

  • 9:00 To 9:45 A.M. PAPER – I: Common for all subjects
  • 9:45 To 11:15 A.M. PAPER – II: 01 & 86 – Applied Mathematics & Engineering Mathematics, 02-BioChemistry, 03 Biotechnology, 06-Geography, 07-Geology, 08-Geophysics, 10, 16, 18 & 84 – Chemistry 11-Marine Living Resources, 13-Meterology & Physical Oceanography, 15-Nuclear Physics, 17 & 85-Physics 19-Statistics, 20-Systems Design, 21-Zoology, 22-Food, Nutrition & Dietetics.
  • 2:00 To 3:30 P.M. PAPER – II: 04-Botany, 05-Environmental Sciences, 09-Human genetics, 12-Mathematics, 14-Microbiology.

Note: Candidates who cleared CSIR-UGC-NET, APSET, M.Phil. or candidates who are awarded Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, Inspire Fellowship and Project Fellows are exempted from Test.

Counseling Schedule for Science Subjects

Venue: Office of the Directorate of Admissions, Vijayanagar Palace, Pedawaltair, Visakhapatnam – 530017.

Date & Day / Time
27.07.2013 Saturday

  • 9:00 A.M.: Applied Mathematics Physics, Mathematics, Statistics
  • 2:00 P.M.: Physics, Nuclear Physics, Geo Physics, Meteorology & Physical Oceanography

28.07.2013 Sunday

  • 9:00 A.M.: Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, PNCO
  • 2:00 P.M.: Botany, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Zoology

29.08.2013 Monday

  • 9:00 A.M.: Human Genetics, Geography, Marine Living Resources, Geology, Delta Studies
  • 2:00 P.M.: Environmental Sciences, System Design, Food Nutrition & Dietetics, Biochemistry

Counseling Schedule for Arts Subjects

Venue: Office of the Directorate of Admissions, Vijayanagar Palace, Pedawaltair, Visakhapatnam – 530017

Date & Day / Time

30.07.2013 Tuesday

  • 9:00 A.M.: Economics, Anthropology, Telugu
  • 2:00 P.M.: History, Archaeology, Philosophy, Psychology

31.07.2013 Wednesday

  • 9:00 A.M.: English, Linguistics, Education, Politics, Sociology
  • 2:00 P.M.: Sanskrit, Fine Arts, Social Work, Journalism and Mass Communication, Public Administration

01.08.2013 Thursday

  • 9:00 A.M.: Commerce, Human Resource & Management, Library & Information Science
  • 2:00 P.M.: Management Studies, HRD, Physical Education

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Manipal University: Full-time Ph.D. Programme with Scholarship

Application are invited for full-time Ph.D. programme with scholarship in the following disciplines – Allied Health Sciences, Architecture, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Basic Science, Engineering, Geopolitics and International Relations, Information Science, Library and Information science, Nursing, Pharmacy, Philosophy and Humanities, and Statistics at Manipal University:
Eligibility: Masters degree in respective subject with 60% aggregate marks.

Selection Process: Selections will be based on marks obtained in the past academic records, publication and research experience the candidates will be short listed for interview / written test.

How to Apply:
 Application forms can be downloaded from the given website: http://www.manipal.edu/Admissions/IndianAdmissions/Documents/FINAl%20PhD%20APPLICATION%20-%202013.pdf and send it to Admissions Office, Manipal University, Manipal – 576104 along with a DD for Rs. 600/- drawn in favour of Manipal University payable at Manipal along with required documents.

Last Date for Submission of application Forms: 15/07/2013

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Managalore University: Admissions

Applications are invited for admission into its Bachelor, Master, PG Diploma and Certificate Programmes for the academic year 2013 – 2014 (Both General and partially Self-financing Scheme) at Mangalore University:
PG Degree Programmes:
At University Campus, Mangalagangothri:

  • MA in Economics / English / History / Kannada / Political Science / Sociology / Master of Communication & Journalism (MCJ).
  • M.Sc. in Applied Botany / Applied Zoology / Biosciences / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Organic Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry / Computer Science / Electronics / Physics / Radiation Physics / Geo-informatics / Materials Science / Mathematics / Marine Geology / Statistics / Yogic Science / Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc)
  • MSW (Master of Social Work)
  • MBA (Tourism Administration)
  • M.Com. (Master of Commerce) / Master of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
  • M.P.Ed. (Master of Physical Education)

One year (Two Semesters) degree programme:

  • B.P.Ed. (Bachelor of Physical Education)

One year Diploma programme:

  • PG Diploma in Yogic Science

Three months programme:

  • Certificate course in Yogic Science

One month programme:

  • Introductory course in Yogic Science – 1
  • Introductory course in Yogic Science – II

At University College, Mangalore:
Two Years (Four Semesters) P.G. Degree Programmes: (Choice Based Credit System)

  • M.Sc. Chemistry
  • M.Com

Semester System – Evening programme:

  • MBA (International Business)

At PG Centre, Cauvery Campus, Madikeri:
Two Years (Four Semesters) PG Degree Programmes: (Choice Based Credit System)

  • M.Sc. in Microbiology / Biochemistry

At Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa College, Madikeri:

  • M.Sc. Physics

Selection Process: Selection will be based on entrance test which will be held in the respective departments.

How to Apply: Prospectus and application forms may be obtained from The Registrar, Mangalore University, New Administrative Building, Mangalagangothri-574199 or Principal, University College, Mangalore- 575001 or Principal, F.M.K.M.C. College, Madikeri- 571201 on payment of Rs. 300./- (Rs. 150/- for SC/ST/Category-I on production of Caste Certificate) in person or by post on payment of Rs. 350/- (Rs. 200/- for SC/ST/Category-I) through Challan / DD in favour of the Finance Officer, Mangalore University along with required documents.

Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 29/06/2013

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Sambalpur University: PG Regular and Self-Financing Courses

Applications are invited for admission into PG Regular and Self-financing courses for the academic session 2013-14 at Sambalpur University, Orissa:
PG Regular Courses: Anthropology / Business Administration/ Chemistry/ Earth Science (Applied Geology)/ Economics / English/Environmental Science/ History/Home Science/ Law/ Life Science/ Mathematics / Odia/ Physics / Political Science / Sociology/ Statics / Library and Information Science/ PGDCA/PG Diploma in Translation Studies/ Performing Arts (Dance & Drama) / Hindi/ PG Diploma in Sambalpuri Studies.

Self-Financing Courses: M Sc in Biotechnology/ Executive MBA/ Master of Finance and Control / Master of Social work / M Tech in Environmental Science and Engineering / M.Sc. in Applied Chemistry / PG Diploma in Development Journalism / M.Tech in Food Science & Technology / M.Sc. in Food Science Nutrition/ PG Diploma in Food Science & Technology/ M Tech in Geospatial Technology.


  • Candidates must have three year degree examinations in arts / science / commerce of Sambalpur University or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the Academic Council of Sambalpur University with 45% marks in aggregate.
  • For SC/ST candidates the qualifying marks shall not be insisted upon.

How to Apply:

  • Candidates can download the prospectus and application forms from the given website: http://suniv.ac.in/
  • The candidates must download the challan form and deposit Rs. 500/- in any branch of State Bank of India towards a processing fees.
  • Candidates must send a print out of the application forms to the respective Head of the Department or the Course Coordinator of the respective Self-financing course as the case may be Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar – 768019, Sambalpur (Odisha) along with the required documents.

Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Submission Online Application Forms: 12/06/2013
  • Last Date for Submission of Application Forms (Hardcopy): 16/06/2013

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CUCET- 2013 : Admission into Integrated / UG / PG / Research Programs in 10 Central Universities

Applications are invited for conduct  common entrance test (CUCET- 2013) for admission into Integrated, Under Graduate, Post Graduate and Research Programs in Ten Central Universities of Bihar, Gujarat, Orissa, Punjab, Jammu, Jharkhand, Kashmir, Kerala, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu:

• Integrated BA / B.Sc. B.Ed. Programs
• Integrated MA Programs
• Integrated MBA Programs
• Integrated M. Tech Programs
• Integrated M.Sc. Programs
• Integrated M.Sc. B.Ed. Programs
• Integrated Law Program
• Bachelor’s Programs
• MA Programs
• M.L.I.Sc. (Library and Information Science)
• MA / M.Sc. in Anthropology
• MA / M.Sc. Mathematics
• M.Sc. Tech. Mathematics
• M.Com. Programs
• M. Pharm Programs
• M.Sc. Programs
• M.Sc. / MA Statistics
• M. Arch Program
• MBA Program
• M. Tech Program
• Ph.D. Programs
• B.Ed.
• M.Ed. Program
• Integrated M. Phil / Ph.D. Programs
• M. Phil Programs
• LLM Programs
• Integrated M. Pharm – Ph.D. Programs
For eligibility criteria follow the given link: http://www.cucet2013.co.in/downloads/Prog-Consolidated13Mar2013.pdf

Selection Process: Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of common entrance test

Exam Centers: For examination centers follow the given link:http://www.cucet2013.co.in/downloads/Test_Centers14%20Mar2013.pdf

How to Apply:
Offline application forms are downloaded from the given website:http://cutn.ac.in/assets/OFFLINE_APPLICATION_CUCET_2013.doc

Online application forms are available in the website: http://cucet2013.co.in/cucet_registration.php

Important Dates:
• Activation of Online Application Forms for all Programs: 15-03-2013
• Start Sale of Offline Application Forms at Participating Universities: 15-03-2013
• Last Date for Sale of Offline Application Forms (UG): 20-04-2013
• Deactivation of Online Application Forms (UG): 25-04-2013
• Last Date for Submission of Offline Application Forms: 30-04-2013
• Last Date for Receipt of Online Application Forms Confirmation at the Agency (UG): 05-05-2013
• Last Date for Sale of Offline Application Forms: (PG& Research Programs): 20-05-2013
• Date for Deactivation of Offline Application Forms: 25-05-2013
• Last Date for Submission of Offline Application Forms: 30-05-2013
• Last Date for Receipt of Online Application Forms Confirmation at the Agency (PG & RP): 05-06-2013
• Admit Card Downloaded From (PG & RP): 13-06-2013

Entrance Dates:
(Online Test Dates)
• UG & Integrated: 18th to 19th May 2013
• Post Graduate: 15th to 16th June 2013
(Offline Test Dates)
• UG & Integrated: 19-05-2013
• Post Graduate: 16-06-2013
• Research: 14-07-2013

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Kakatiya and Satavahana Universities: KUCET 2013( P.G/P.G.D and 5 yrs Integrated PG Courses)

Kakatiya University invites applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission in to P.G/P.G Diploma and 5 years Integrated PG Courses being offered in University, Constituent, and Affiliated colleges under the Jurisdiction of Kakatiya University and Satavahana University for the Academic Year 2013-2014:


  • M.A. (Telugu, English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Economics, Political Science, Public Administration, History, Sociology);
  • M.Sc. (Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Physics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Geology, Computer Science, Psychology);
  • Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM);
  • Master of Tourism Management (MTM);
  • Master of Social Work (MSW);
  • Master of Mass Communication & Journalism (MCJ);
  • M.Com. (Financial Accounting);
  • M.Com.(Banking &Insurance);
  • M.Com.(Computer Applications));
  • P.G. Diploma in Sericulture, Clinical Bio-Chemistry;Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc); Master of Education (M.Ed.); Master of Physical Education (M.P.Ed.) and 5-Year Integrated PG Programme in M.Sc.(Biotechnology,Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry).

Courses offered under Satavahana University:

  • M.A (Economics, Sociology, English, Telugu, Urdu); Master of Social Work (MSW);
  • M.Com.; M.Com. (Financial Accounting));
  • M.Sc. (Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Physics, Engineering Physics & Instrumentation, Food Science & Technology)

How to Apply: Application form along with the Information Brochure can be obtained from the Directorate of Admissions, Kakatiya University, Warangal on payment of Rs.350/- either in cash or by submitting a crossed Demand Draft drawn from any Nationalized Bank in favour of ‘The Registrar, KUCET A/c’ payable at S.B.H., Kakatiya University Branch (2262), Warangal. Candidates can also obtain application(s) by post by sending the Demand Draft, along with a self-addressed envelope (35 x 25 cm) duly affixing Rs.50/- postage stamps.

Important Dates 
1. Sale of Application Forms commences from: 25-02-2013
2. Last date for receipt of filled-in applications (without late fee): 25-03-2013
3. Last date for receipt of filled-in applications (with a late fee of Rs.500/-):02-04-2013
4. Commencement of Entrance Tests (Tentative) : 26-04-2013

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