Patna University (PU) PG Admission 2020: Courses, Entrance Exam, Result

Patna University was established in year 1917. From January 2, 1952, the University was converted into a purely teaching-cum-residential University. University has 31 postgraduate departments in the faculties of Science, Social Sciences, Humanities, Education, Commerce and Law.

Patna University provides admission to candidates in various PG courses such as Master of Arts, Master of Communication and Master of Science into various specialization. Check Patna University Admission

MA and Specializations are as follows:

Master of ArtsMaster of Science
PhilosophyA.I.H. & ArcheologyZoology
GeographyPolitical ScienceStatistics
Home Science--

For PG Admissions:

  • Registration process starts from April 2, 2020.
  • Last date of registration is May 15, 2020.
  • Basic eligibility is Graduate with Honors Degree in required subject.
  • Application process is completely online.
  • Application fee can be paid through Online mode or through Challan.
  • Selection of candidates will be on basis of their academic performance.

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Patna University PG Admission Application Procedure

Application process is completely online. Candidates must visit the official website to register themselves for admission. The steps of application process are as follows:

  • Visit the official website i.e.
  • Click on "Apply Online Application for PUPGAF ".
  • A new window appears depicting links of ‘New Registration’ and ‘Login’.
  • Candidates applying for the first time must click on New Registration link and must register themselves with basic details.
  • Candidates will receive login credentials on their registered mobile number and email.
  • Now, login and fill up the application form for admission.
  • Upload the documents such as scanned copy of photograph and signature.
  • Preview the filled-in application form and finally submit it.
  • Take printout of filled in application form and after enclosing it with relevant documents, send it to:

Patna University,

  • Application form along with documents must be sent through speed post / registered post. The envelope must be marked as PGDAM 2020.

Required Documents

Documents must be sent along with the printout of the filled in application form. Xerox copies of documents must be attached which are as follows:

  • Class 10th marksheet
  • Class 12th marksheet
  • Graduation marksheet
  • Valid ID proof such as Driving License, Passport, Aadhar card.

Application Fee

Candidates must pay the application fee through any one of the modes i.e. Offline or Online.

  • In Online mode, payment can be made through Credit card, Debit card or Net banking.
  • In Offline mode, candidates not having Net Banking facility/ Credit Card or ATM-cum Debit Card, can pay the fee in cash at any branch of Allahabad Bank through the Challan downloaded from the Admission Portal. Candidate will be able to download the duly filled up Allahabad Bank challan from the Admission Portal only when you select the "cash payment" option while filling the application form online.

Patna University PG Admission Eligibility Criteria

Candidates seeking admission in PG admissions, must fulfill the eligibility criteria before applying. The set-up eligibility criteria by university are as follows:

  • For MA Courses: Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Honors Degree in the required subject. Candidates having equivalent degree to Bachelor’s Honors will be judged on their merit, 10% lesser than the Bachelor Degree holder.
  • For M.Com.: Candidates must be Graduate with Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) Honors Degree or in allied subjects like BBA or BBM. Candidates with degree equivalent to that of Honors Degree will be judged on 10% lesser merit.
  • For M.Sc.: Candidate must be a Graduate with Bachelor Honors Degree in the subject concerned.

Patna University PG Admission Important Dates

The registration process starts by First week of April and last till Last week of May mid. Some of the other important dates are as follows:

Last date of admissionApril 2, 2020
Last date of receipt of application form in the University office May 15, 2020

Patna University Contact Details

Candidates in doubt or any sort of query can contact the university at:

Patna University
Bihar, India
Phone No.: 0612–2678008
Enquiry Phone No.: 0612-2670531

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



Rishi Raj

kya iss bar PG regular course mai admission entrance exam se hoga?

06 Mar, 2020 23:59
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Rishi, till now, there is no such update from the authorities. If any notification is released by the official website, it will be updated here.

07 Mar, 2020 13:13

I am graduated with B.SC. Zool. Hons. Can I apply for MA English in PU and what is the process ? Please tell me

12 Feb, 2020 08:24
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sweta, yes, you are eligible for this course. However, admission will be done on the basis of marks scored in qualifying degree i.e. graduation.

12 Feb, 2020 11:23
pay recharge

Hi SIr , Mca Ke liye Kya karna hoga ? please reply sir

21 Oct, 2019 17:25
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hello, following are the details on admission to this course:

  • Eligibility: Candidates must have secured at least 45% in BCA/B.Sc in Computer Science or graduation with certificate for 1-year in Computer Science.
  • Selection Process: Final selection will depend on the merit in qualifying examination followed by an interview.

You can check the Admission Procedure in detail from here.

22 Oct, 2019 13:00
Vinay kumar

Sir mera b.a me 50 percent h kya mera M.A histry se admision ho sakta h

21 Oct, 2019 08:10
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vinay, yes, you are eligible to apply for admission in this course as there is no minimum percentage criteria. However, admission will be merit based.

22 Oct, 2019 17:14
Sonu kumar prasad

Sir bsc admissions Lena hai please call me 9798634250

18 Sep, 2019 19:46
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sonu, you can refer to the Admission Details of UG course in the university from here.

19 Sep, 2019 17:28
Anisha Rani

In which month admission started in Patna University in

28 Aug, 2019 17:50

Am completed my but without honous subject. Can I apply in this University for

28 Aug, 2019 16:43
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Anisha, yes, you are eligible for this course.

28 Aug, 2019 17:02

Sir MA economics ka addmission list kab tak aayeg

04 Jul, 2019 13:40
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Chandan, merit list will be released by the university in second week of July, 2019 (expected).

04 Jul, 2019 15:56
Abhishek Ray

When will the result declear for admission in MA English 2019 ??

28 Jun, 2019 17:08
Akhil Pasanth

Hi Abhishek, Please contact to 0612 - 2678008 for the result declaration of MA English 2019.

28 Jun, 2019 17:39
Swati Suman

Is there any entrance test for P.G Music

14 May, 2019 16:32
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Swati, this course is not available in the university. You may still check other MA Music Colleges in India from here.

14 May, 2019 16:56

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