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Madras University PG Admission 2019: Admit Card, Entrance Exam, Result

Updated On - April 29th 2019

The University of Madras invites students to the various PG courses provided by the University. The university was established in 1857 on the model of London University. University of Madras has flourished into 18 schools and over 69 departments for post-graduate teachings. The University was reaccredited as ‘A’ level University by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2007.

The University provides a variety of student support facilities, like Library, Hostel accommodation, Endowments and Scholarships, ‘Earn while you Learn Scheme’, University Students Advisory Bureau, SC/ST Cell, NSS and NCC activities and avenues for Sports and Games. The University has 5 campuses, namely: Check Madras University Admission 2019

  • Chepauk Campus
  • Marina Campus
  • Guindy Campus
  • Taramani Campus
  • Maduravoyal Campus

Admission to these campuses is based on the rank and marks obtained by the student in the Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) 2019. The TANCET exam is conducted annually by Anna University, Chennai. The application forms can be obtained from any of the campuses, or online from the University's website.

  • Mode of Application

    Online & Offline Both

  • START DATE - END DATE

    16th May, 2019 - 15th Jun, 2019


Important Dates

MA , M.Sc , M.Com , M.Ed & M.Sc (Medicine)
STATUSEVENTDATE
Registration 15th Jun, 2019

Eligibility Criteria

Master of Arts [MA] (Human Resource Management) & Master of Arts [MA] (South and South East Asian Studies)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree from any recognized University.

Master of Arts [MA] (Sociology)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc. in any subject.

Master of Arts [MA] (Defence and Strategic Studies)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. Degree in any branch except Indian Music, Western Music, Book Industry, Drawing and Painting, Languages(other than English), Oriental Cultures, Tourism, Corporate Secretary ship and Home Science

Master of Arts [MA] (Public Administration)

M.A. Public Administration (Tamil Medium):

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject.

M.A. Public Administration (English Medium):

Candidate must have a B.A. Public Administration/Political Science or any Degree

Master of Arts [MA] (Political Science)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree with Political Science as main or any faculty  in Second Class.

Master of Arts [MA] (Economics)

Candidate must have a B.A. Economics/B.Com./ B.A. Corporate Secretary ship / BBA / B.Sc. Mathematics / B.Sc. Statistics Degree.

Master of Arts [MA] (Econometrics)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Economics/ Business Economics, B.ComB.Sc. in Mathematics, Statistics or UG degree in Management or Corporate Secretary ship  or Business Administration.

Master of Arts [M.A.] (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject with preference to candidates with background in journalism with experience of a minimum of three years, and a letter of recommendation from a local daily newspaper.

Master in Journalism- Online Media (Self-Supportive):

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject.

Master of Arts [MA] (Comparative Religion)

M.A. Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Saiva Siddhanta Studies:

M.A. Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Vaishnava Studies:

M.A. Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Christian Studies:

M.A. Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Jaina Studies:

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject.

 

Master of Arts [MA] (Divyaprabandham)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject.

Master of Arts [MA] (Music)

Candidate must have a B.A. Degree (Indian Music) or Bachelor of Music (B.Mus.) B.A./ B.Sc

Master of Arts [MA] (Bharatanatyam) & Master of Arts [MA] (Rhythmology)

Candidate must have passed B.A./B.Sc. Degree.

Master of Arts [MA] (English)

Candidate must have a B.A. English or B.A. & B.Sc. with part-II English

Master of Arts [MA] (French)

Candidate must have a B.A. French Degree or B.A. & B.Sc. Degree with Part-I French or a Graduate with Diploma in French

Master of Arts [MA] (Hindi)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc. Degree with Hindi under Part-I or part-III

Master of Arts [MA] (Kannada)

Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with Kannada under Part-I or Part-III

Master of Arts [MA] (Malayalam)

Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with Malayalam under Part-I or Part-III

Master of Arts [MA] (Tamil and Indian Literature)

Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with Tamil under Part-I or B.A./B.Litt. with Tamil as the main branch of Study.

Master of Arts [MA] (Tamil)

Candidate must have a B.A/B.Litt. with Tamil as the main branch of Study

Master of Arts [MA] (Arabic)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc. with Arabic under Part-I or Part-III or Afzal-ululma.

Master of Arts [MA] (Urdu)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. with Urdu under Part-I or Part-III or Abul Fazil

Master of Arts [MA] (Sanskrit)

Candidate must have a B.A./B.Sc. Degree with Sanskrit under Part-I or Part-III or pass in the O.T. Siromani or any graduate with a pass in the Higher Diploma course in Sanskrit.

Madras University: Information Brochure   

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Human Resource Development Psychology)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject.

Note: This course has been offered in both Regular & Self-Supportive modes.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Mathematics or B.Sc. Applied Science Degree.

Note: This course has been offered in both Regular & Self-Supportive modes.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Statistics)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Statistics or B.Sc. Mathematics Degree with Statistics as an Ancillary/allied subject.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Actuarial Science)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Statistics/Mathematics Degree or B.Com. Or degree in actuarial Management with allied Mathematics & Statistics, or any degree with 85% in 10+2 in Mathematics and Statistics.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geography)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Geology/Geography/Physics/Chemistry Degree.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geology) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Geology)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Geology/Geography/Physics/Chemistry

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Analytical Chemistry) , Master of Science [M.Sc] (Inorganic Chemistry) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Organic Chemistry)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Chemistry with Mathematics or Physics as one of the allied subject

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Biophysics)

Candidate must have a  B.Sc. Degree in Physics/Chemistry Major with Mathematics and Chemistry/Physics as allied subject, or B.Sc. with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics under Triple Major System

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronic Science)

Candidate must have a B.Sc.(Physics) with Electronics and Mathematics, or B.Sc.(Electronics Science) or B.E.S. with Mathematics.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Advanced Biochemistry)

Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/ Biotechnology / Botany / Zoology / Chemistry / Microbiology / Nutrition as main subject.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Information Security and Cyber Forensics)

Candidate must have a degree in Computer Science/Computer Applications / Information Technology, or B.Sc. in Mathematics/Physics/Statistics/Electronic Science, or B.E./B.Tech degree.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Bioinformatics)

Candidate must have a Degree in B.Sc. Biochemistry/ Physics/ Biotechnology / Botany/ Microbiology/ Zoology/ Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics Electronics/ B.Tech.(Bio.Tech) /Environmental Science /Agriculture/BVSc./MBBS/BDS/B.Pharm

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Biotechnology)

Candidate must have a Degree in B.Sc. Biology/Botany/Zoology/ B.VSc. / Microbiology/ Chemistry / Biochemistry/ Physics/Agriculture/ B.E./ B.Tech. (Biotech) / MBBS/BDS/ Biotechnology

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Plant Science)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Botany/Biotechnology/Microbiology/ Biochemistry, with at least 55% in exams

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Microbiology)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Botany/Biotechnology/Microbiology/ Biochemistry, with atleast 55% in exams

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Zoology)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in I class or II class with Zoology as main subject.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Biology/ Zoology/ Botany/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Applied Geology/ Geology/ Geography/ Fishery Science/ Aquaculture/ Mariculture

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Medical Biochemistry)

Candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree in Biochemistry /Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology/ Nutrition or Food Sciences or B.Sc. Agriculture /Animal Science or Medicine/ Veterinary Sciences

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Biomedical Genetics)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences, or Medicines/Dental Vetenary and agriculture

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Molecular Biology)

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree Life Sciences/Medicine/Veterinary and Agriculture/ Chemistry with any branch of Biology as a subject.


Application Process

MA & M.Sc

  • Collect the prospectus form the university campus or online from official website for INR 300/-
  • Detach the Application form, Computer Coding sheet, and Address slip from the prospectus and fill it carefully
  • Separate application form is to be submitted for each programme.
  • Application form along with the required documents is to be sent directly to the Registrar, University of Madras ,Tholkapiar Valagam (Chepauk)
  • The following certificates are to be sent along with the application form:
  1. HSC certificate
  2. Consolidated Statement of Marks
  3. Community Certificate for BC/MBC & DNC/SC/ST
  4. Certificate for the Differently Abled
  5. Conduct Certificate
  6. Provisional Degree Certificate
  7. Copy of TANCET Marks
  8. Statement of Marks

Application Fee:

OBC & general students have to pay INR 300 (INR 150 for other categories) through Demand Draft drawn in favor of “The registrar, University of Madras Chennai”


Admission Process

MA & M.Sc

Admissions to all the postgraduate (PG) courses offered by Madras University is made on the basis of marks scored by the candidate in the qualifying examination i.e marks scored in the final undergraduate examination.

For NRI/Foreign Nationals, the selection is based on the basis of marks obtained by them in their qualifying degree course.   


Scholarships:

Apart from the SC/ST, BC/MBC and National Merit scholarships, the following scholarships are also awarded to students:

  1. The Lions International Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  2. Rotary Club of Madras city Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  3. The Lady Willingdon Peace Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  4. Srimathi Sivakama Radhakrishnan Scholarship (C&UD)
  5. The Sir T. Muttuswami Ayyar Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  6. The Srimathi Padmasani Bai Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  7. The K.N. Ayyaayyar Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  8. The Gokhale Endowment Scholarship (UD&C)
  9. Sambuvarayar Endowment Scholarship
  10. Aringnar Anna Endowment Scholarship
  11. Maharaja Sri Ganga Singhji Endowment Scholarship
  12. Professor R. Selvam Endowment Scholarship
  13. A.M.M. Foundation Endowment Scholarship
  14. IBP Endowment Scholarship
  15. Dr. A.L. Mudaliar Silver Jubilee Endowment Scholarships
  16. Prof. L. Krishnasamy Endowment Scholarship
  17. The R.Tatachariyar Endowment Scholarship
  18. Lady K. Srinivasa Ayyangar Endowment Scholarship
  19. Shri.A. Nageswara Rao Endowment Scholarship
  20. Thiru.A.R. Ramaswami Endowment Scholarship
  21. The N.C. Vasanthakokilam Endowment Scholarship
  22. Baliga Family Endowment Scholarship
  23. Bardswell Law Endowment Scholarship
  24. The Sir T. Muttuswami Ayyar Memorial Endowment Scholarship
  25. Selvi.V. Saraswathi Memorial Endowment Scholarship
  26. Dasari Narayana Rao Endowment Scholarship
  27. Thiru.K.Gopalan Memorial Endowment Scholarship
  28. The V. Rama Ayyangar Endowment Scholarship

Apart from the scholarships, the complete waiver of fees is granted to one poorest student among those selected on basis of merit for each PG course. The annual parental income has to be less than INR 1, 00,000 for the said student.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

Comments

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114 Comments
Begum A. M.

Hi, I am Hasarath I have completed my B. A. English. I wish to apply for M. A. English in this college. How do I get application wheather offline or online?

06 May, 2019 15:27
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Hasarath, admission for all MA courses is likely to start from May 16, 2019. Students who have done graduation in the relevant field are considered to be eligible for the admission. However, admission will be done on the basis of merit in class 12th only.

06 May, 2019 16:55
HamzaHassain S

Hi... I have completed my Bsc in computer science. .. I would like to pursue with [M.Sc] (Information Security and Cyber Forensics)... is there any examinations for the admission? I'd so when will it be?

02 May, 2019 09:41
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Hamzahassain, admission to all PG courses is done on the basis of merit in qualifying examination. Thus, you will not have to appear in any entrance examination. Admission for this new session will start from May 28, 2019 (tentatively).

02 May, 2019 09:50
chhaya suryavanshi

hii i will complete my bsc in microbiology this year. How can i get admission in msc microbiology?

29 Apr, 2019 12:53
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Chhaya, admission process for all PG courses has started from April 22, 2019 and will end on June 17, 2019. To get admission in M.Sc Microbiology, collect the prospectus form the university campus or online from official website for INR 300/-. Detach the Application form, Computer Coding sheet, and Address slip from the prospectus and fill it carefully. Submit these forms to the address as mentioned above in the article. Final selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of marks secured in TANCET (Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test) 2019.

29 Apr, 2019 13:12
Monisha Mohandas

Hi... I have completed my Bsc in mathematics. .. I would like to pursue with msc mathematics... is there any examinations for the admission? I'd so when will it be?

22 Apr, 2019 15:16
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Monisha, admission for PG courses will start from May 16, 2019 (tentatively). No entrance exam is there for taking admission in M.Sc Mathematics. It will be based on the marks scored in previous academic performance i.e. in graduation.

22 Apr, 2019 16:52
HEPHSIBA JYOTHI RUDRAPOGU

Good afternoon sir/madam I am completed B.Sc Bio-Technology recently. I want to admission for M.Sc.Medical Microbiology in your University. What is the process of Admission for M.Sc Medical Microbiology in your University...please give details.. Thanking you

17 Apr, 2019 12:47
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Hephsiba, admission to PG courses of the university will start from May 16, 2019 (tentatively). Admission process is completely offline. Students need to avail the application form from the official website of the university costing INR 300 (INR 150 for other categories). Selection is done on the basis of marks in last qualifying examination.

17 Apr, 2019 13:10
Harishma Harishma

Hii I completed my bachelor degree in biochemistry next I want to join msc biochemistry what is the percentage need to join in Madras university

15 Apr, 2019 12:36
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Harishma, there is no specific percentage to be scored in graduation to get admission in M.Sc Biochemistry. It is just that the candidate must have passed B.Sc Biochemistry or have done graduation in relevant field. Thus, you are eligible for the course.

15 Apr, 2019 13:12
Sirshitha Shree sankar

Hi. I completed my bachelor's degree in engineering in 2017 and since then I have been working. I would like to pursue my masters in psychology in Madras university. Am I eligible for that? Also, I would like to know the entrance exam syllabus for the same? I couldn't find out in website and unable to reach over phone. Can you help me with it? Thank you.

01 Apr, 2019 14:25
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sirshitha, yes, you are eligible for admission in the mentioned course. Official website and contact number of the university are http://www.unom.ac.in/ and 2561 3715, 2561 3773 respectively.

01 Apr, 2019 14:49
vaishna thamban

I am studying for msc botany I am interested to study in Madras University what can i do?

01 Mar, 2019 20:51
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vaishna, please go through the application process in the article above.

01 Mar, 2019 21:38
arshiyaarjuman 148

Hello sir,I am Arshiya Arjuman from Karnataka sir can I do M.SC in medical lab technology ? I am pursuing my B.SC in CBZ(chemistry, botany and zoology).

25 Feb, 2019 17:01
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Arshiya, this course is not offered by the university.

25 Feb, 2019 17:10
Kaviya k

Hello sir..I need to join M.sc chem 2019 batch in presidency college what's the procedure for tat sir..

20 Feb, 2019 14:34
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kaviya, kindly refer the article above to know the admission process.

20 Feb, 2019 15:37

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