Pondicherry University Admission 2019

Pondicherry University Admission 2019

Pondicherry University invites admission application for PhD , PG & PG Diploma & MBA Courses for the academic year 2019.

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Eligibility

PG Courses

M.A. ( Anthropology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

M.A. ( Applied Economics )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics ( with Quantitative Techniques / Statistics ) or Bachelors degree in Mathematics / Statistics / Operations Research / Cooperation and Banking with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.A. ( English & Comparative Literature )

  • Bachelor’s degree in English with a minimum of 50% of marks in part III or a high second class in English under part I or Part II.

M.A. ( French ( Translation & Interpretation ) )

  • Bachelor’s degree in French with a minimum of 50%. ( or )
  • Any undergraduate degree with 2 years of french in Part-1 with atleast 55% of marks in French and 50% in the aggregate of the main subjects in Part-III. ( or )
  • Any undergraduate degree with an aggregate of 50% in the main subjects in Part-III with 3 years of French ( from Certificate to Adcanced Diploma ) in an University or an accrediated Institution. ( or )
  • B1 Certification from Alliance Francaise.

M.A. ( Hindi )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Hindi with a minimum of 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.

M.A. ( History )

  • Bachelor’s degree in History with 50% minimum marks or B.A. in social sciences ( political science, economics and sociology ) with history as an ancillary or subsidiary paper with 50% marks.

M.A. ( Mass Communication )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.A. ( Philosophy )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.A. ( Politics and International Relations )

  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks or Equivalent Grade in Social Sciences.

M.A. ( Political Science )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with at least 50% marks or Equivalent Grade.

M.A. ( Sanskrit )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Sanskrit with a minimum of 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 ).

M.A. ( Sociology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.A. ( South Asian Studies )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

M.A. ( Tamil )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Tamil / B.Litt. with a minimum of 50% of marks or any Bachelor’s degree ( other than Tamil ) having Tamil under part I with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Applied Geology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology as the major subject and any two out of the following – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology as ancillary subjects with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Applied Psychology )

  • B.A. / B.Sc. ( Hons ) three years course in Psychology with at least 55% marks or Bachelor’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate in any discipline with Psychology as one of the subjects for all three years.

M.Sc. ( Biochemistry & Molecular Biology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry / B.Sc. ( M.L.T. ) / Chemistry / Zoology / Biotechnology / Microbiology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Bioinformatics )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any relevant area of Physics / Chemistry / Computer Science / Life Sciences / with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Biotechnology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Botany / Microbiology / Veterinary Science / Zoology or in other related areas with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Chemistry )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with a minimum of 55% of marks in Part III. Candidates should have studied Maths at +2 level.

M.Sc. ( Computer Science )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Applications / Information Technology OR any other equivalent course with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Disaster Management ( at Port Blair ) )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline in Science / B.A. Geography / B.E. Civil Engineering / Electrical and Electronics Engineering with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Ecology & Environmental Sciences )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline, i.e. in Science, Arts, Humanities, Technology, etc. with a minimum of 55% of marks and working knowledge of Mathematics and Science subjects at higher secondary level.

M.Sc. ( Electronic Media )

  • Bachelor’s degree with 55% of marks in Electronic Media / Journalism / Visual Communication / Visual Arts / Performing Arts / Sciences OR Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 55% of marks with one year Diploma in Computer Applications.

M.Sc. ( Food Science and Nutrition )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Food and Nutrition / Food Technology / Food Science / Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics of Composite / General Home Science / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology / Chemistry / Agriculture / dairy / fisheries at B.Sc. / BAMS with a minimum of 55% marks.

M.Sc. ( Food Science and Technology )

  • B.Sc. /  B.Tech in Agriculture /  Agricultural Engineering / Food Technology / Home Science / Food Science and Nutrition / Food Science and Quality Control /  Clinical Nutrition / Biochemistry /  Biotechnology /  Microbiology. Mathematics at +1 / +2 / P.U.C level is compulsory ( emempted for students with B.Sc / B.Tech Food Science and Technology / Food Technology )

M.Sc. ( Marine Biology  (  at Port Blair  ) )

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Botany  /  Biochemistry  /  Biotechnology / Fisheries and Aquaculture  /  Microbiology  /  Zoology with a minimum of 55% marks.

M.Sc. ( Mathematics )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Microbiology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology  /  Biotechnology /  Botany / Biochemistry / B.Sc., MLT /  Zoology /  or in any other branch of Life Sciences with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Physics )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Physics with Mathematics and Chemistry as ancillaries and a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Sc. ( Quantitative Finance )

  • A candidate who has secured 55% marks or above in any one of the following or equivalent is eligible to apply. B. Sc.  ( Maths ) , B. Sc.  ( Statistics ) , B.Com / B.B.A / B.B.M  ( with Mathematics ) , B.A / B.Sc ( Economics / Econometrics ) With Mathematics Bachelor’s degree in Engineering  ( Computer Science & Engineering /  Information Technology ) or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science /  Computer Applications /  Information Technology.

M.Sc. ( Statistics )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics or Mathematics with Mathematical Statistics as a allied subject with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Tech. ( Computer Science & Engineering )

  • B.Tech. / B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering Information Technology or M.Sc. in Computer Science /  InformationTechnology /  Software Engineering OR MCA with Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Applications /  Information Technology OR equivalent Mathematics  / Statistics /  Physics / Electronics / Applied Sciences with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Tech. ( Computational Biology )

  • Minimum of 55% of marks in Master’s degree in any relevant area of Bioinformatics /  Physics /  Chemistry /  Mathematics / Statistics /  Computer Science /  Biotechnology /  Biochemistry /  Microbiology /  Plant Biology /  Botany /  Animal Biology /  Zoology for Pondicherry University
  • Minimum of 55% of marks in B.Tech / B.E degree 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.

M.Tech. ( Electronics and Communication Engineering )

  • B.E. / B.Tech. degree in Electronics /  Electronics and Communication Engineering /  Information Technology / Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Tech. ( Environmental Engineering & Management )

  • B.Tech.  /  B.E. degree with a minimum of 55% of marks. or M.Sc. in Physics / Chemistry  / Mathematics /  Life  / Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 55% of marks with Mathematics as one of the subject at +2 level.

M.Tech. ( Exploration Geoscience )

  • Master’s degree in Geology / Applied Geology / Marine Geology with a minimum of 55% marks.

M.Tech. ( Green Energy Technology )

  • B.E / B.Tech in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics, Chemical or Biotechnology or M.Sc in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, Nanoscience or Photonics with Mathematics at B.Sc level with at least 55% marks in qualifying examination.

M.Tech. ( Nano Science & Technology )

  • B.E  /  B.Tech in Nanoscience and Technology / Polymer Science and Engg. /  Electrical and Electronics / Electronics and Communication  /  Electronics and Instumentation /  Chemical Technology /  Materials Science and Engg. /  Mechanical Engg. /  Metallurgical Engg. / Biotechnology with a minimum of 55% of marks.  ( OR )  M.Sc in Physics /  Applied Physics  /  Chemistry  /  Applied Chemistry /  Materials Science  /  Nanoscience and Technology /  Biotechnology  /  Bio-Chemistry with a minimum of 55% of marks.

M.Tech. ( Network & Internet Engineering )

  • B.Tech.  /  B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering  / Information Technology  /  Electronics & Communication Engineering  /  Electrical and Electronics Engineering  / Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering with a minimum of 55% of marks OR M.Sc., in Computer Science  /  Information Technology  /  Software Engineering with a minimum of 55% of marks OR MCA with Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Applications  /  Information Technology or equivalent  /  Mathematics  /  Statistics  /  Physics  / Electronics /  Applied Science with a minimum of 55% of marks in each degree.

M.B.A. ( Banking Technology )

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology ( Computer Science & Engineering /  Information Technology ) or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Information Technology or Bachelor’s of Computer Applications or Bachelor’s Engineering / Technology degree in ECE, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation, Instrumentation and Control Engineering or B.Com.  ( Computer Applications )  or any other Bachelor’s degree with PGDCA  ( only from recognized universities )  with a minimum of 55% marks in all degrees / diploma.

M.B.A. ( Business Administration )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

M.B.A. ( Insurance Management  (  Karaikal  ) )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.B.A. ( International Business )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.B.A. ( Tourism )

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

M.C.A. ( Computer Applications )

  • 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 with Computer Applications as one of the subjects OR Bachelor’s degree in Science with Mathematics /  Statistics as one of the subjects with a minimum of 55% marks.

M.Com. ( Business Finance )

  • 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 a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.Com. ( Accounting & Taxation )

  • Any Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or any other degree with degree level papers in Accounting are eligible with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.Ed.

  • B.Ed. degree  /  Four year Integrated B.A. B.Ed. /  B.Sc. B.Ed. / B.Com. B.Ed. of recognised universities with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.L.I.S

  • Any degree with a minimum of 50% of marks.

M.P.A.

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

M.P.Ed.

  • Bachelor of Physical Education  ( B.P.Ed. )  or equivalent with at least 50% marks. OR Bachelor of Science  ( B.Sc. )  in Health and Physical Education with at least 50% marks.

M.S.W

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50 % of marks.

L.L.M

  • LL.B. Degree or its equivalent with not less than 50% of marks ( 45% in case of SC /  ST )  in the aggregate in all the 3 years / 5years of B.L /  L.L.B Degree Course.

Integrated M.Sc. Programme

  • Pass in +2 with 50% of marks and should have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Integrated M.A. Programme

  • Pass in +2 with a minimum of 50% of marks.

Integrated M.Sc. Programme

  • Pass in +2 with a minimum of 50% of marks with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as subjects of study  ( Candidates with other branches in +2 are not eligible for this programme ) .

PG Diploma Courses

Food Safety and Quality Assurance in Food Industry

  • M.Sc. in Food Science and Nutrition  /  Food Science and Technology  /  Biotechnology /  Microbiology or M.Tech. in Food Technology  /  Biotechnology with minimum of 55% marks / B.Tech in Food Technology  /  Biotechnology with at least 2 years of experience in the food industry  / B.Tech in Food technology with two year P.G. Diploma in Food Technology.

Green Energy Technology

  • B.E / B.Tech in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics, Chemical or Biotechnology or M.Sc in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, Nanoscience or Photonics with Chemistry and Mathematics at B.Sc level with at least 55% marks in qualifying examination.

Criminology & Forensic Science

  • Any Bachelor’s degree with minimum of 55% marks.

Intellectual Property Rights

  • Any Bachelor’s degree with minimum of 50% marks.

PhD Courses

Adult & Continuing Education

  • Master’s degree in Humanities, Social Sciences or any other related discipline with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Anthropology

  • Master’s degree in Anthropology with a minimum of 55 % of marks.

Applied Psychology

  • Master’s Degree in Psychology /  Applied Psychology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Asian Christian Studies

  • M.A. degree in Christian studies from any University or its equivalent with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Banking Technology

  • M. B. A.  ( Banking Technology )  /  M. B. A.  ( Finance / Systems )  /  M.Com. Business Finance /  PGDM of IIMs / equivalent Management Degree with Banking /  Finance specializations / M.E. /  M.Tech.  ( Computer Science / Information Technology )  / MCA  /  M.Sc.  ( Computer Science )  /  M.Sc.  ( Information Technology )  /  other professional degrees like C.A., ICWAI, ACS, CAIIB, etc. with a minimum of 60% of m`arks in all degrees.

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

  • Master’s degree in Biochemistry /  Molecular Biology / Biotechnology /  Microbiology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Bioinformatics

  • Master’s degree in Bioinformatics /  Life Sciences / Computer Science /  Physics /  Chemistry /  Applied Mathematics /  Statistics / IT & Engineering or any other relevent areas with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Biotechnology

  • Master’s degree in Agriculture /  Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Botany /  Microbiology /  Veterinary Science / Zoology or in any other related areas with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Chemistry

  • Master’s degree in chemistry / Chemical Sciences and any other related areas in chemistry with a minimum of 55% of marks. Candidates wishing to apply for the fields of Physical Chemistry should have studied mathematics at +2 level and of theoretical Chemistry should have studied allied mathematics at B.Sc. level. For organic and inorganic chemistry fields, mathematics at +2 / B.Sc level is not mandatory.

Commerce

  • Master’s degree in Commerce with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Computer Science & Engg.

  • M.E.  /  M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering / Network and Internet Engineering or Information Technology OR MCA /  M.S. /  M.Sc. in Computer Science /  Information Technology /  Software Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks.

Disaster Management  (  Port Blair, Andamans  )

  • Master’s degree in Geology /  Geography /  Geo-Physics / Chemistry /  Physics /  Maths /  M.Tech. /  ME with a minimum of 55% of Marks.

Drama & Theatre Arts

  • Master’s degree in Drama & Theatre Arts or any discipline in Performing Arts with a minimum 55% of marks and should have knowledge and experience in Drama and Theatre Arts.

Earth Sciences

  • Master’s degree in Geology / Applied Geology / Marine Geology / Geophysics with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Ecology & Environmental Sciences

  • Master’s degree in Ecology & Environmental Sciences or any related branch of Science or Technology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Economics

  • Master’s degree in Economics with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Education

  • M.Ed / M.Ed.  ( Elementary Education )  /  M.Ed.  ( Educational Technology )  /  M.A. Education with B.Ed. / M.Sc.Education with B.Ed. with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Electronic Media

  • Master’s Degree with 55% marks in Electronic Media, Journalism, Mass Communication, Fine Arts, Visual Arts & Performing Arts.

Electronics and Communication Engineering

  • B.E. / B.Tech. degree followed by M.E / M.Tech. degree in Electronics / Communication Systems / Information Technology / Electronics and Communication Engineering / Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering  / other related specializations with an overall minimum aggregate of 55% of marks or equivalent in the qualifying examination  ( M.E. / M.Tech. ) .

English

  • Master’s degree in English with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Environmental Technology

  • Master’s degree in Science /  Technology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

European Studies

  • Master’s degree in Social Sciences and European Languages with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Food Science & Nutrition

  • Master’s degree in Food Science and Nutrition /  Home Science / Microbiology /  Biotechnology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Food Science & Technology

  • Master’s degree in Food Science and Technology / Food Engineering / Food Technology /  Food Process Engineering / Agricultural Engineering /  Chemical Engineering / Microbiology / Industrial Biotechnology /  Biotecnology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

French

  • Master’s degree in French with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Green Energy Technology

  • M.Tech Green Energy Technology / Biotechnology / Nano Science & Technology.

Hindi

  • Master’s degree in Hindi with a minimum of 55% of marks

History

  • Master degree in History /  Ancient History and Archaeology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

International Business

  • MBA  ( International Business )  MBA  ( Marketing, Finance, HR, Tourism, Systems ) , MIBA, M.Com., Master’s degree in Foreign Trade, Economics, and other relevant disciplines with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Law

  • Master’s degree in Law with a minimum of 55 % marks.

Library & Information Science

  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Science with a minimum of 55% marks.

Management

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Management, Commerce, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Production Engineering, Foreign Trade, Operations Research, Statistics, Public Administration, Sociology, Social Work, Economics, Psychology, Tourism, Hospitality, Hospital Management, Mass Communication and other relevant disciplines with a minimum of 55% of marks. Candidates with affiliation to Examination Oriented Professional bodies such as ICAI, ICSI and ICWAI and any other relevant disciplines may also be considered.

Marine Biology  (  Port Blair, Andaman  )

  • Master’s Degree in Marine Biology  /  Zoology  /  Botany  / Biochemistry  /  Biotechnology  /  Fisheries  /  Life Science with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Mass Communication

  • Master’s Degree with 55% of marks in Mass Communication, Journalism, Electronic Media.

Mathematics

  • Master’s degree in Mathematics with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Microbiology

  • Master’s degree in Microbiology /  Biotechnology /  Botany / Biochemistry / Veterinary Science /  Zoology / Medicine or in any other related areas with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Nanoscience and Technology

  • M.Tech in Nanoscience and Technology  /  Nanotechnology  / with the background of Electronics / Chemical  /  Mechanical  / Biotechnology-  ( 3 seats ) with a minimum of 55% of marks. M.Sc in Physics  / Applied Physics  /  Chemistry /  Applied Chemistry with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Philosophy

  • Master’s degree in Philosophy with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Physical Education & Sports

  • Master’s degree in Physical Education with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Physics

  • Master’s degree in Physics /  Material Science and Technology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Politics & International Studies

  • Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in Political Science, International Relations, Area Studies, Public Administration and Defence Studies.

Sanskrit

  • Master’s or Acharya degree in Sanskrit with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policies

  • Master degree in Anthropology /  Sociology  /  Social Work with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Social Work

  • Master’s degree in Social Work with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Sociology

  • Master’s degree in Sociology with a minimum of 55% of marks.

South Asian Studies

  • M.A. in Political Science /  International Relations /  South Asian Studies /  Economics /  History /  Sociology or related disciplnes with minimum of 55% of marks.

Southern Asia Studies

  • M.A. in Political Science /  International Relations /  South Asian Studies /  Economics /  History /  Sociology /  Defence Studies or related disciplnes with minimum of 55% of marks.

Statistics

  • Master’s degree in Statistics with a minimum of 55% marks.

Tamil

  • Master’s degree in Tamil with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Tourism Studies

  • M.B.A Tourism, M.T.A, M.A.  ( Tourism ) , M.T.M, Master’s degree in Hospitality Management, M.B.A with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Women’s Studies

  • Master’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 55% of marks.

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Application Form

How to apply

  • Pondicherry University admission application form will be available at website www.pondiuni.edu.in.
  • Apply separately for each course.
  • The Candidates need to submit only one common application for all the 5 MBA programmes. The candidates can choose any of the MBA programmes according to his / her choice as per merit during counselling subject to fulfilling eligibility criteria.
  • Fill in all columns with complete and correct information after going through the prospectus. Incomplete / false / wrong information will entail rejection of application. Any claim based on wrong information, wrong course code, centre code, category ( OBC / SC / ST / Gen ) etc. will not be entertained at a later stage.
  • Application forms are to be filled and submitted online, as per instructions in the University website.
  • Due care should be taken in filling the application form. Enter correct course in the relevant column which is very important.
  • All columns should be filled correctly and unambiguously.
  • While filling in the qualification and marks, care should be taken to provide the relevant marks / grades.
  • Candidates who apply for M.Tech. Computational Biology which is offered at Anna University, Chennai and Pondicherry University should give their order of preference of the University at relevant column.
  • Defence personnel also should apply online only. The payment of application fees can be through offline or online
    mode. They should however, take a print out of the online application form and forward the same through the respective Head Quarters to the following address

The Deputy Registrar(Academic)
Pondicherry University
R.V. Nagar, Kalapet,
Pondicherry-605 014.

  • Candidates can apply for more than one course. Before applying for another course the candidates may ensure that there is no “overlap of entrance exams among the courses to which they have applied”. The Date and Time of Entrance Examination of each course is given along with the eligibility criteria. University will not be responsible, if the candidate could not take the entrance exam for the particular course ( s ), due to such overlapping.
  • Helpdesk facilities are available to candidates for help in filling the application form, payment of fees and clarification regarding entrance exam related matters.
  • After proper filling of the application form online and payment of fee online or offline, the candidate can download their printable application from the University website by following instructions therein.

Application fee

Name of the CourseApplication fees ( Per Course )
CoursesSC / STPH / TransgenderOthers
P.G.[rupee] 200/-Nil[rupee] 400/-
Ph.D[rupee] 300/-Nil[rupee] 600/-
MBA[rupee] 500/-Nil[rupee] 1000/-

  • The application fee for NRI and Overseas student is US$100 ( i.e [rupee] 6500/- in equivalent Indian currency ).
  • Application fee can be paid online or offline by following the instruction available in the University website.

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Admit Card

  • The Admit Card will be uploaded by the University after closing of application registration.
  • The candidate must download his / her admit card and produce at the examination centre.

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Selection Process

PG & PG Diploma

The selection of candidates for admission to all the P.G. / P.G.Diploma programmes except L.L.M programme & M.P.Ed will be based on the marks obtained in the entrance examination only with the following exceptions

  • Overseas Candidates from SAARC countries who were selected for the MSG scholarships.
  • The selection to M.Tech Computational Biology which is offered under network teaching programme in collaboration with Anna University, Chennai will be made based on the Common Entrance Examination conducted by Pondicherry University. The allotment of candidates to each University will be made on merit and choice of Institution furnished by the candidate in the application form.
  • For L.L.M programme see page 143 for
    detailed selection process. For M.P.Ed programme selection will be based on Entrance Examination and Physical Fitness Test.

Ph.D. programmes

The admission to the Ph.D Programmes shall be made as per the following criteria

  • Entrance Exam – 70 %
  • Personal Interview & Academic Record – 30 %
  • The NET / JRF qualified candidate with fellowships will be given direct admission to Ph.D. programmes. For further details refer the chapter “Admission requirements for Ph.D. Programmes”.
  • The minimum cut off mark for general candidates in respect of Ph.D. admission shall be half of the average of the entrance examination marks scored by all the candidate in the respective subject. The minimum cut of mark for OBC / SC / ST / Differently Abled candidates will be 10% below the cut off marks of the general category candidates.
  • For the purpose of working out the average, only ‘zero’ and above will be taken into account.

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Exam Centres

Centre CodeCentre NameCentre CodeCentre NameCentre CodeCentre NameCentre CodeCentre Name
01 Ahmedabad10 Hyderabad19  Mahe / Thalassery28 Ranchi
02 Allahabad11Itanagar20 Mangalore29 Srinagar
03 Bangalore12 Karaikal21 Mumbai30 Thiruvananthapuram
04 Bhopal13 Kochi22 New Delhi31 Tiruchirapalli
05 Bhubaneshwar14 Kolkatta23 Palayamkottai32 Vijayawada
06 Chennai15Kottayam24 Patna33 Villupuram
07 Coimbatore16 Kozhikode25 Port Blair ( Andamans )34 Vishakapatnam
08 Cuttack17 Lucknow26Pune
09 Guwahati18 Madurai27 Puducherry

Pondicherry University Admission 2019 Important Dates

S NoEventsDates
MBA
1Last date of submission of application form for IIM CAT19th September, 2018
2CAT
scheduled in
November, 2018
3Admission Notification to be posted on websiteJanuary, 2019
4Date of Group Discussion and Personal
Interview
3rd week of March, 2019
5Commencement of classesJuly, 2019
Other PG Courses
6Opening of application form1st week of April, 2019
7Closing of application form1st week of May, 2019
8Releasing of admit card3rd week of May, 2019
9Date of examLast week of May, 2019
10Declaration of result 2nd week of June, 2019
11Commencement of counsellingLast week of June, 2019

Contact Details

Pondicherry University,
R. Venkataraman Nagar,
Kalapet,
Puducherry – 605014,
Telephone No.: 022 – 42040240, 42040188
Email : admissions@pondiuni.edu.in
Website : www.pondiuni.edu.in.