Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
15th Jul, 2017
Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU), formerly the University of Pune was founded in 1948. The University is home to 46 academic departments. It has been given the highest “A” rating by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council for its overall performance. The University has now been ranked 3rd in India by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The University has affiliated colleges, departments, and research institutes, which are primarily in Pune. The university houses 46 academic departments. It is popularly known as the 'Oxford of the East'. It has about 307 recognized research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges offering graduate and under-graduate courses.
The university attracts many foreign students due to its excellent facilities. It offers good accommodation facility. There is a provision of hostel for the students. There is a well-stocked library containing plenty of books regarding various subjects. The university offers different scholarships to the students. The university conducts seminars and conferences for the students.
SPPU invites applications for admission to the Post-Graduate programmes for the academic year 2017-18. The programmes are in various disciplines ranging through Arts, Science, Technology, Computer Science, Management and Law. The programmes are of 2 years duration except for LLM Programme which is now a one year programme and the two Integrated Programmes of 4 years and 5 years for M.Sc. and M.Tech. Biotechnology respectively. The applications are available online on the University website and must be filled and then sent by post to the respective departments.
Online & Offline Both
15th Jul, 2017
|Last date of Online Application||18th Jun, 2017|
|Date of Entrance Test||26th Jun, 2017|
|Last date for Online Submission of Application||15th Jul, 2017|
You should have done your graduation in the same or related discipline with at least 50% marks from a recognised University.M.Sc
For Media Research, Video Production and Geology: You should be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised University.
For other courses: You should have done your graduation in the same or related discipline with at least 50% marks from a recognised University.ME/M.Tech
You should have completed your B.E. / B.Tech. Degree in any of the related branches with a minimum Percentage and Grade Requirement of 55% marks or GPA of 3.5 out of 6.0 or 5.5 GPA out of 10 and 50% marks of 5% marks or 3 or 5 CGPA respectively, for reserved category who are domiciles of Maharashtra.MCA
You should be any Science Graduate (including B.C.A. under Science Faculty) with Mathematics at 10+2 Level.MBA/PGDM
You should have done your graduation in the same or related discipline with at least 50% marks (45 % in case of backward class and persons with disability) in any bachelor’s degree awarded by any University.LLM
You should be a graduate in law from a Statutory University.Master of Education [M.Ed] & Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]
You should have done your graduation in the same or related discipline with at least 50% marks from a recognised University.
You will have to register for the Application Form online. You should log on to the website and select the subject that you are applying for.
Once you are the registered user of this system, after clicking on the Link Online Entrance form you will be in a position to fill an Application form for an entrance examination of your desired Subject.
You must fill all the information carefully as per the given instructions. Once you fill all the details, click on the "Submit" button.
Then you can see the preview of your filled Application form. On that preview there are two options Print and Update. Here if you want to update any filled information you can update it by clicking on Update button. Or else if your filled information is correct then take a printout directly by clicking on Print button.
Application Fee: You should pay the application fee given below. Two payment modes are available i.e. Cash (at any branch of HDFC Bank Ltd. or Bank of Maharashtra) or Online Payment through bank transfer. You should select any one of payment modes suitable to you.
|For courses with Entrance Tests|
|Rs. 500||For open category and outside Maharashtra applicants|
|Rs. 350||For reserved category from Maharashtra only|
|For Integrated M.Sc. (Biotechnology)|
|Rs. 1000||For open category and outside Maharashtra applicants|
|Rs. 600||For reserved category from Maharashtra only|
You should now click on “Confirm and Print” button. You have now completed the online application process.
You should paste your passport size photograph on the space provided on the printout of Application form, submit your Application form along with the required documents in an A4 size envelope with your name and complete postal address written on the reverse side of envelope, to the address of the respective Departments.
For MA Geography: You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Exam.
For MA Philosophy: If you have no background in Philosophy, you will be selected on the basis of an Entrance/Interview cum presentation. Otherwise, you will be selected on the basis of merit.
For other courses: You will be selected on the basis of merit.M.Sc
For M.Sc. Geography and Geology: You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Exam conducted by the respective Departments.
For other courses: You will be selected on the basis of merit.
For Computer Science: You will be selected on the basis of GATE score in Engineering or any Mathematical or Physical Sciences or UGC/CSIR JRF qualification.
For other courses: You will be selected on the basis of Entrance Exam conducted by the respective Departments.MCA
You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Exam conducted by the department of Computer Science.MBA/PGDM
You will be selected on the basis of a Written Test followed by an Interview conducted by PUMBA (Department of Management Sciences).LLM
You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test conducted by the Faculty of Law. The question paper shall have 50 multiple choice questions, of 2 marks each carrying a total of 100 marks. The paper will have 5 sections comprising of Constitutional Law, Human Rights, Legal Theory and Jurisprudence, Indian Penal Code, 1860 and General Knowledge where each unit carries 10 questions. It will be for a duration of one hour.Master of Education [M.Ed] & Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]
You will be selected on the basis of merit.
As per Government of Maharashtra Rules: