Mangalore University (MU) PG Admissions 2020: Eligibility, Application form, Entrance Exam

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Mangalore University (MU) is a public university in Konaje, Mangalore, Karnataka. It offers courses in the fields of arts, commerce, science, law, and management.

Mangalore University (MU) invites applications for admission to the postgraduate programs in various fields. The admission for some courses will be through an Entrance Test which will be held by the respective departments. The application can be obtained through both the online mode and the offline mode and the duly filled in Application form.

Application Fee:

General CategoryINR. 300/-
Reserved CategoryINR. 150/-

Selection will be done on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the entrance exam conducted by the respective departments.

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Eligibility Criteria

MU offers MA in following disciplines:

  • Economics
  • English
  • History
  • Kannada
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Sanskrit
  • Bharatanatyam
  • Social Work
  • Journalism and Mass Communication


You should have passed the three-year B.A. degree examination of Mangalore University or any other University with the relevant subject as a major/optional subject with a minimum of 45% (40% for SC/ST/Category-I candidates) marks in the subject.

Note: If you have passed the B.A. Ed. Degree Examination (Regional College Scheme), then you are eligible for the PG Programmes in the Faculty of Arts provided you have secured a minimum of 45% (40% for SC/ST/Category I candidates) marks in the relevant subjects and fulfil other conditions specified for the above programs.

Selection Process

You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Examination for the following courses:

  • Master of Journalism and Mass Communication 
  • Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)
  • M.Sc. in Computer Science, and Yogic Science
  • M.B.A.
  • M.B.A. (Tourism and Travel Management)
  • Master of International Business (M.I.B.)
  • Master of Human Resource Development (M.H.R.D.).
  • Master of Physical Education

For other courses: You will be selected on the basis of the fulfillment of eligibility criteria.

All the Entrance Tests will be conducted in the respective Departments.

The Entrance Examination and the selection of the candidates for M.C.A./M.B.A. Degree programme will be made by the Karnataka Examination Authority.

Your merit in Post Graduate Common Entrance Test–2020 for MBA and MCA Courses, will be determined on the basis of marks obtained by you in the Entrance Test. In the case of equal marks, the following procedure shall be adopted to serve as a tie-breaker:

  1. First preference will be given to those who obtain higher marks in the Qualifying examination
  2. Next, the preference will be given to the candidate who is older in age.

The MBA/MCA PGCET 2020 exam structure:

Number of questions: 100
Duration: 150 minutes
Type of Questions: Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer. There will be no negative marking.

How to apply?

You can obtain the Application form either through the online mode or the offline mode.

Online Mode:

  • You can download the Application from the University website.

Offline Mode:

  • In-Person
  • By Post through Challan/ D.D. in favor of the Finance Officer, Mangalore University along with a self-addressed envelope (40 X 17 cm) with the name of the course and the subject written on the cover

Application Fee:

Fee should be paid through a Challan or DD in favor of the Finance Officer, Mangalore University payable only at Mangalagangothri/Mangalore

  • Rs. 300 for general category and Rs. 150 for SC/ST/Cat-1
  • If ordered by post, Rs. 350 for the general category and Rs. 200 for SC/ST/Cat-1 through a Demand Draft in favor of 'Finance Officer, Mangalore University'
  • If you are required to give the entrance test, a fee of Rs.300 for general category Rs.150 for SC/ST/ Category-I must also be paid.

Fill in the Application form and send it along with the required enclosures to:

Chairman, Mangalore University, Mangalagangotri - 574199, Karnataka, India.

Note: If you are willing to apply for more than one course, you should submit separate applications for each course. The original application should be submitted to the Department of first preference.

You need to submit the self-attested copies of the required certificates and mark sheets should be attached to the applications, The original documents must be produced at the time of admission.

MCA/MBA aspirants must appear for the PGCET-2020  which will be conductd by the Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore.

Contact Details

Mangalore University
Mangalagangotri - 574 199
Karnataka State

Fax No.: +91-824-2287367, +91-824-2287424

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



1 Comment
manu ds

Sir if one selected to there opportunities to participate in the sports of mangalore univercity

04 Jun, 2018 20:58
Ritika Sharma

Hi Manu, Please contact to this no. 2287054 for getting information regarding this.

08 Jun, 2018 18:36

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