Calcutta University Book Publishing Course Admission 2018

Calcutta University Book Publishing Course Admission 2018

Centre for Studies in Book Publishing University of Calcutta In collaboration with National Book Trust, India and Publishers & Booksellers Guild, kolkata invites application for Post Graduate Diploma in Book Publishing Studies ( PGDBPS ) Session 2018 – 2019.

Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission Eligibility 2018

  • Graduation in any stream ( Hons / Pass / General / Vocational, etc ) from a recognized University.
  • A candidate appeared at the final examination for graduation is also eligible to apply. However, if selected, such a candidate has to submit the proof ( pass certificate, mark sheet, etc ) of his / her graduation before admission to this course. No upper age limit.

Calcutta University PGDBPS Reservation of Seats 2018

  • THIRTY ( 30 ) seats in total
  • Five ( 5 ) seats are reserved for candidates sponsored by publishing / printing organizations and one ( 1 ) seat is reserved for NRI / Foreign candidates.
  • Reservation for the Scheduled Caste ( 22 percent / 7 seats ) / Scheduled Tribe ( 6 percent / 2 seats ) / OBC-A (  seat ) / OBC-B ( 1 seat ) / Physically Handicapped ( 3 percent / 1 seat ) candidates as per rules.
  • Candidates having 40% and above disability should submit a certificate issued by the relevant Government Hospital.
  • NRI / Foreign candidates shall have to comply with the relevant rules of the University.

Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission Application Form 2018

  • Candidates can Download PG Diploma in Book Publishing Studies admission application from university website : www.caluniv.ac.in.
  • Application Forms are available at the following address:

C U sales counter,
Asutosh Building ( Ground Floor ),
College Street Campus,
Kolkata – 700 073.

  • Application registration fee of [rupee] 200/-
  • Following Documents are to be Submitted at the time of Admission
    • Marksheet / Certificate of the Madhyamik / secondary / ICSE / ISC / H.S. and graduation level examinations
    • Age proof certificate
    • Appropriate Certificate for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe / OBC-A / OBC-B / Physically Handicapped candidates
    • Certificate of Computer knowledge, if any
    • Photo Identity Card, such as, Voter Identity Card / Passport / Driving Licence / PAN Card / Adhaar Card etc.
    • Two passport size photographs are to be pasted on the Application Form.

Sponsored Candidates

  • A Candidate sponsored by publishing/printing organisations, is required to enclose SELF-ATTESTED photocopies of the PAN
    Card and the Trade Licence of the sponsoring organization concerned with the Application Form, along with other documents / testimonials stated above.
  • Validity of the sponsorship will be verified duly. Giving false or incomplete information will invalidate the application.

Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission Admit Card Details 2018

  • For those who submitted applications In-Person :  Candidates who submitted their Application Forms IN-PERSON have to collect their Admit Cards ( for the Written Test / Interview ) from the CSBP office IN-PERSON within 7th September, 2018 ( 2:00 p.m. – 6-30 p.m. ) on submission of the ‘Acknowledgement’ issued. Candidates concerned shall have to show the Admit Card at the time of Written Test and Interview.
  • For those who submitted applications By -Post: Candidates who submitted their Application Forms BY-POST have to collect their Admit Cards ( for the Written Test / Interview ) from the CSBP office IN-PERSON within 8th September, 2018 ( 10.30 a.m. – 11.15 a.m. ) on submission of a photo identity card ( such as, Passport / Voter Identity Card / PAN / Driving License, etc. ). Candidates concerned shall have to show the Admit Cards at the time of Written Test and Interview.

Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission Selection Procedure 2018

  • Selection is strictly on merit. Candidates seeking admission to the course shall have to appear for a Written Admission Test followed by an Interview

Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission Important Dates 2018

S.NoDetailsDate
1Sale of Application Forms26th July, 2018
2Last date for submission of applications4th September, 2018
3Last date for submission of applications by post5th September, 2018
4Distribution of Admit Cards for those who submitted applications In-Person7th September, 2018
5Distribution of Admit Cards for those who submitted applications By-Post8th September, 2018 at 10.30 a.m. to 11.15 a.m.
6Written admission test8th September, 2018 at 11:30 am
7Calcutta University PGDBPS admission interview on8th September, 2018 from 1 p.m. onwards
8Publication of the list of candidates selected18th September, 2018
9Calcutta University PGDBPS Admission on19th to 27th September, 2018
10Commencement of classes28th September, 2018

Contact Details

Centre for Studies in Book Publishing,
University of Calcutta,
Asutosh Building ( Ground Floor ),
College Street Campus ( Asutosh Siksha Prangan ),
Kolkata – 700 073,
Phone No. : + 91 ( 033 ) 2241 0071,
Email : csbpcu@caluniv.ac.in,
Website : www.caluniv.ac.in.