Deccan College MA and M.Phil Admissions 2020: Eligibility, Forms, Fees

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The Deccan College, Post-Graduate and Research Institute, Pune is almost reaching the end of its 2019 admission cycle.

For both, M.A. and M.Phil, the candidates have to appear for an entrance exam which will be conducted by the Institute on June 24, 2019.

The institute had released its application forms on the official website- All the necessary documents along with the hard-copy of the application form were to be submitted before June 10, 2019.

A Demand Draft of INR. 300/- is to be sent along with the above-mentioned enclosures.

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How to Apply

  • The application form is to be filled online through the university’s website.
  • One has to fill up the details with the utmost care.
  • One must take a print-out of the application form.
  • Hard-copy of the application form along with the demand draft (INR.300/-) and academic certificates must be sent to the Assistant Registrar, Deccan University.
  • Documents to be sent:
    • Marksheet
    • Character Certificate
    • Migration Certificate
    • Gap Certificate
    • Birth Certificate

A letter of confirmation will be issued to the candidate after all the documents have been submitted and verified by the committee.

International Candidates

Foreign candidates applying for the M.A. program must follow the above procedure.

After the verification of the documents provided by them, they will be given a provisional admission certificate through which they can obtain their visa.

The international students must qualify the English Proficiency Test required to be eligible for admission to the institute. They will also have to undergo a medical test to be considered eligible for admission.

The candidates must bring their Id proof at the time of the entrance exam.

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Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who have completed their degree with a score of 55% (50% for SC/ST) shall be considered eligible for the entrance exam.

The eligibility criteria for admission to the M.A. program:

CourseEligibilityIntake Capacity
A.I.H.C. and ArchaeologyAny Bachelors Degree with a minimum aggregate of 55%60
LinguisticsAny Under-graduation degree with a minimum of 55% marks60
Sanskrit and LexicographyB.A. in Sanskrit or any discipline with Sanskrit as a subsidiary subject60

The eligibility criteria for admission to the M.Phil. program:

CourseEligibilityIntake Capacity
A.I.H.C. and ArchaeologyPost-graduation in A.I.H.C. or Archaeology or History/any discipline apart from Ancient Indian History, Culture and ArchaeologyAs per the availability of seats
LinguisticsPost-graduation degree in linguistics/other languagesAs per the availability of seats
Sanskrit and LexicographyM.A. in Sanskrit/ Sanskrit and Lexicography/ LinguisticsAs per the availability of seats


Selection Process

The entrance exam for M.Phil. will comprise of an Aptitude Test and a Subject Test.

M.A. aspirants must secure a minimum of 40% marks to qualify the entrance exam.

The applicants who successfully clear the entrance exam for M.A. and M.Phil. will be considered eligible for the Interview. After conducting the interview, a list of selected candidates will be made available on the University’s website-

Applicants will be required to carry the following documents at the time of the interview

  • SSC and HSC certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
  • Master’s Degree Certificate (For M.Phil.)
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • NOC from the employer (if employed)

Contact Details

Deccan College Road,

Yerawadaa, Pune 411 006.

Maharashtra, India

Telephone No: 020-26513200, 26513207

Fax: 020-26513284

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



Beyan Meya

Where does the entrance examination conducts?

24 Oct, 2018 13:05
Akansha Expert

Hi Beyan, If you want to get the detail about the exam center please contact tot he College.

24 Oct, 2018 14:49
Ghazala Ghazala

Main MA English me Karna chahti hi Keri pesentage 45%he

21 Oct, 2018 19:47
Akansha Expert

Hi Ghazala, if you want to get the Admission in this college you need 55% in Bachelor for the admission.

22 Oct, 2018 17:52

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