Nirmala College for Women – NCW Coimbatore Admission

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NCW Coimbatore Admission in 2019

Nirmala College for Women invites application from eligible candidates for admission to the following Post Graduate programs 2019

Course Offered

PG Programs 

  • MA – Master of Arts
    • English Literature
  • MCom – Master of Commerce
  • MSc – Master of Science
    • Mathematics, Zoology, Chemistry, Botany, Bio Informatics, Computer Science

Research Program

  • MPhil & PhD ( Mathematics, Literature, Tamil, Chemistry, Zoology )

NCW Coimbatore Admission Eligibility 2019


MSc Mathematics

  • Candidate should have a pass in bachelor’s degree in BSc Mathematics

MA English Literature

  • Candidate should have a pass in bachelor’s degree in BA English Literature.

MSc ( Zoology, Chemistry, Botany, Bio Informatics, Computer Science )

  • Candidate should have a pass in bachelor’s degree in the related discipline.

MPhil & PhD

For M.Phil. Full-Time Candidates:

  • Candidates with Master’s degree in the concerned or related discipline or any other qualification recognized as equivalent
  • Candidates must have scored 55% marks ( 5% relaxation for SC / ST candidates in the minimum eligibility marks) and above in the Master’s degree
  • Candidates with 55% ( 5% relaxation for SC / ST candidates in the minimum eligibility marks ) of marks and above in the Master’s degree and working as Full- time Research Fellows / Technical Assistants / Research Assistants in time-bound Research schemes of one year duration or more in University Departments / Research Departments of Affiliated Colleges / Recognized Research Institutions.

For M.Phil. Part-Time Candidates:

  • Any person employed in any concern / organization / institution / R & D Centers / Laboratories situated within Tamil Nadu or Research Institutions recognized by Bharathiar University with a minimum of 55% of marks in the Master’s degree. Such candidates shall produce a No objection certificate and Service Certificate from the Employer or Head of the Institution ( in case of Educational Institutions )
  • All teachers working in colleges affiliated to Bharathiar University are eligible. Candidates working as guest lecturers on consolidated pay are also eligible to pursue M.Phil. ( Part-time ) program after they produce an NOC and service certificate from their respective colleges
  • Medium of Language is Tamil for the candidates doing their research in Yoga for Human Excellence and who have studied UG / PG degree courses in Tamil medium and for the rest of the candidates, the medium is English.

Ph.D. ( Mathematics ) 

Eligibility Criteria for admission to Full-time/Part-time PhD program at BU

  • A candidate must have completed Post Graduation in a relevant discipline. The candidate must have completed a total duration of 17 years of study in order to be eligible for the program.
  • The candidate must have a minimum of 55% marks in the qualifying examination. The University allows a relaxation of 5% marks for candidates belonging to the SC/ST categories in the qualifying examination.
  • The part-time candidates belonging to any one of the following categories working as teacher in Department of the University or an affiliated College of this University / Higher Secondary School / High School / Middle School/Polytechnics within Tamilnadu, recognized/approved by the Government can apply for PhD program at BU.  Subjects like Engineering, Medicine, Law and Agriculture are not eligible to register under Bharathiar University.
  • Scientist / Research fellows / Research assistants / Technical assistants / Project assistants / Project Fellows / Research associates / appointed in the research projects funded by recognized agencies / Government / industries are also eligible to register for Ph.D. at University Departments, Affiliated Colleges, Research Institutions, or R & D Centres / Laboratories.
  • Any Chartered Accountant/Cost Accountant/Company Secretary and other professionals with a minimum period of two years of experience after obtaining their professional qualification are eligible for Part-time Ph.D. registration. The guides may be from the Departments of Commerce, Management Studies, Economics or concerned subjects.
  • For candidates other than a teacher, any permanent staff in a Government Office / Private or Public Ltd., Company / a recognized factory/institution/research institution / Educational Institution / business / with a minimum period of two years of experience after obtaining their Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% of marks (staff includes Board of Directors, Proprietor and Partner) are eligible for part-time Ph.D. registration in the relevant discipline.

NCW Coimbatore Admission Seats 2019

Reservation Criteria


  • OC – 31%
  • Backward Caste – 26.5% + 3.5% (Overall)
  • Backward Caste Muslim – 3.5%
  • Most Backward Caste – 20%
  • SC/ST – 15% +3% + 1%
  • Arunthathiyar – 3%

MPhil & PhD

  • 31 % for open competition.
  • 30 % for Backward Classes, within this 3.5 % for Muslims & 3.5 % for Christians.
  • 20 % for Most Backward Class and Denotified Community / DNC
  • 18 % for Scheduled Castes
  • 01 % for Scheduled Tribes

NCW Coimbatore Admission Exam Pattern 2019


Entrance Exam Pattern

  • Total Number of Questions: 60 (MCQ Type, 1 Mark each)
  • Duration of the test: 90 Minutes

The weightage will be as follows:

  • Entrance Test – 60 Marks
  • UG Course of study ( up to V Sem. / 2nd year ) – 40 Marks
  • Total – 100 marks

MPhil & PhD

  • The qualifying examinations marks converted to: 50 Marks
  • Common Entrance Test: 35 Marks
  • Interview: 15 Marks
  • Total: 100 marks

Entrance Exam Pattern

  • The entrance test will be based around subjects studied in the course study at the PG level by the candidate. Here are details of the entrance test:
    • There will be 50 Questions in total ,all the question will be of objective type (MCQ)
    • Maximum Marks: 35 (50×0.7=35)
    • Time Duration: 1.30 hours

Exemption from the written test

  • M.Phil. degree holders need not appear for common entrance test, however they will be required to appear for the interview.
  • UGC/CSIR-JRF NET/SLET/GATE/ Teacher fellowship holders / Scientist working in DRDO / faculty of Air Force Administrative College/foreign candidates need not appear for entrance test. Such candidates shall be directly admitted to the doctoral program through interview.
    • The qualifying examinations marks converted to: 50 Marks
    • Interview: 15 Marks
    • Total: 100 marks

Note: However, for the Scientist working in DRDO / faculty of Air Force Administrative College/ foreign candidates the department should conduct entrance test and interview to assess the knowledge of the concerned discipline.

NCW Coimbatore Admission Application Form 2019

  • NCW Coimbatore admission application can be available from Nirmala College for Women’s Website :
  • Applicants may choose to apply online or can even apply offline, both the methods have been explained below:


Online Application Method

  • Before registering their applications on the website, candidates should possess the following:
    • Valid E-mail ID.
    • Demand Draft of ₹ 300/- as application fee for OC / BC / MBC / DNT candidates.
    • Demand Draft of ₹ 150/- as application fee in case SC / ST candidates, on production of attested photocopy of community certificate.
    • Soft Copy Passport size Photograph

Note: No other financial instrument other than Demand Draft is acceptable.

Here are the steps to online application:

  • Go to the official website of the university.
  • Go to ‘Admission’ tab and click on ‘Applications’.
  • Now, Click on ‘Click here for Online Application’ under MA, M.Sc.
  • Candidate will be redirected to the application page and click on ‘Application for admission to Post – Graduate.
  • After applying online, the candidate should download the system generated printout of the application and it should be signed by the candidate and sent along with:
  • The application fee in the form of Demand Draft for ₹ 300 for others ( ₹ 150/- for SC / ST candidates ) drawn in favor of The Registrar, Bharathiar University payable at Coimbatore.
  • Copies of Certificates pertaining to age, educational qualifications and Community certificates.
  • Note: The copies of certificates should be attested. The print out of the application along with the documents mentioned above should be sent BY POST in a closed envelope super scribed as “APPLICATION FOR  admission to Post – Graduate ” at the following address: –

Professor & Head,
Department of ‘Name of the Department’
Bharathiar University,
Coimbatore – 641 046
Tamil Nadu.

Offline Application Method

  • Application forms and prospectus can be had from the Registrarin person or by post from April (tentative) on requisition with acost of ₹ 300/- ( ₹150/- in the case of SC/ST Candidates, on production of attested photocopy of community certificate) in the form of aDemand Draft dated no earlier than April (tentative) drawn in favor of the “Registrar, Bharathiar University payable at Coimbatore” and self-addressed stamped envelope to the value of Rs.60/-. Please note that cash payment will NOT BE ACCEPTED. The cost of application once paid will not be refunded.

The application should be accompanied with attested Xerox copies of the following certificates:

  • SSLC Mark Sheet
  • Provisional / Degree Certificate (if already qualified for degree)
  • HSC Mark Sheet
  • Certificate of extra-curricular activities, if any.
  • Degree Mark Sheets
  • Certificate of disablement (for disabled students)
  • Community Certificate

MPhil & PhD

  • The application form for M.Phil. and PhD programs at Bharathiar University can be downloaded from the University’s official website. After downloading the form, a candidate needs to fill the form carefully and send it to the University with the necessary enclosures before the last date is over. The application form has two copies. A candidate must ensure that they fill same information in both the copies of the form.  The deatils about Application fee is given below:

Application Fee:

  • Cost of Application for M.Phil. – ₹ 500/-
  • Cost of Application for Ph.D. – ₹ 600/-

Payment Methods:

  • There are two methods to pay the application fee, i.e. Demand Draft and Bank Challan. A candidate can get the Demand Draft issued from anyNationalized bank while the Bank Challan must be from onlyBank of India. The DD must be drawn in favor of “The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore”. A candidate must not forget to write their name at the backside of the DD. If a candidate applies for more than one college, he/she has to pay the cost of application ₹ 500/- for M.Phil. And ₹ 600/- for Ph.D. program for each application.

For admission to university departments:

  • The Application form consists of two copies ( First Copy and Second Copy ). The first copy ( without any enclosures ) of the application form should  be sent to The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46. The second copy ( all attested Xerox copies of testimonials from 10th standard onwards along with originalDemand Draft or Bank Challan ) has to be sent to the HOD of the concerned Department of Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46.
  • For admission to affiliated colleges of Bharathiar University / Approved Research Institute:
  • First copy with original Demand Draft ( without any enclosures ) has to be sent to The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46 andsecond copy (all attested Xerox copies of testimonials from 10th standard onwards ) has to be sent to the Principal / Director of concerned College / Institution.
  • The filled in applications should reach to the University and concerned college.

NCW Coimbatore Admission Selection Procedure 2019


  • Selection of Candidates to Bharathiar University shall be made through one of the following methods

Through Direct Admission

  • Provisional admissions will be made directly based on the academic performance in Under Graduate Courses. However, in case of large number of applications, the University reserves the right to conduct entrance examination or counselling.

Through Entrance Test

  • The selection will be based on the marks scored by the candidates in the entrance test and the average of Marks secured by them up to 5th Semester/ 2nd year of their UG degree course of study.
  • Hall- tickets containing the date, time and venue of the entrance test will be sent to the candidates by the respective HODs by certificate of postings so as to reach the candidates at least 5 days before the date of entrance test. Candidates who do not receive the hall-tickets in time may contact the respective HODs and obtain the same.

MPhil & PhD

  • Admission will be made on the basis of the PG marks, marks obtained in the Common Entrance Test and interview.

NCW Coimbatore Admission Important Dates 2019

1Registration27th April - 20th May , 2019
2Last date for submitting M.Phil. application forms ( Tentative )09th September, 2019
3Last date for Submitting PhD Application Form (Tentative)09th September, 2019

Contact Details

Nirmala College for Women,
Red Fields, Coimbatore – 641 018,
Tamil Nadu, India,
Phone No. : 0422 – 2223469,
Fax : 0422 – 2223222,
Email :,
Website :

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.