Mumbai University M.Sc and MCA Admissions 2020: Dates, Admission Procedure, Application Form

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Mumbai University invites application for admission to the M.Sc., M.Sc. (Integrated) and MCA Programmes in both online and offline formats. Admission to M.Sc. is based on merit. For Integrated M.Sc., admissions are granted through the National Entrance Screening Test (NEST). MAH-MCA-CET (Maharashtra MCA Common Entrance Test) is the basis for MCA admissions.

Mumbai University (MU)  offers Master of Science (M.Sc.) Programme. The duration of this program is 2 years and the program is offered under the Faculty of Science and in various Affiliated Colleges of MU. The University also offers an Integrated M.Sc. Programme for admission right after 10+2 level which is a 5-year course. The Master in Computer Application (MCA) Programme offered by the University is a two-year course. Check Mumbai University Admission

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Eligibility Criteria

Candidate seeking admission to M.Sc should hold a Bachelor Degree in Science from the University of Mumbai or equivalent degree of any other university recognized as equivalent thereto with one of the corresponding subject as major subject.

Selection Process

The selection of candidates is strictly based on merit. However, University has specified a criterion, which is as follows:

For Mumbai University students:

  • Candidates should have been declared in First Class and above without grace marks with as a single major subject out of 600 (Semester V & VI of B.Sc.).
  • The CGPA will be considered if the marks are equal
  • If you have been declared passed in First Class with grace marks / Second Class with as a single major subject out of 600. (Semester V & VI of B.Sc.).
  • In case there is a tie in the above, aggregate marks without grace marks out of 800 will be considered and marks in theory out of 400 without grace marks will be considered.

Students from Other Universities:

The marks listed at Bachelor’s level examination will be considered for preparing the merit list as per quota available for other University students.

How To Apply?

Application form for the courses offered by the University can be filled in both online and offline mode. The duly filled form along with required documents and application fee must be submitted in person before the last date of registration to the following address:

Finance & Accounts Office, Ground floor,

Room No. 13, University of Mumbai, Fort,

Mumbai – 400 032

Application Fee: An application fee of INR 100 is to be paid in cash from 11 am to 1 pm and 1.30 pm to 2.30 pm on weekdays except for Second and Fourth Saturdays.

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kadambari pawar

Any update on MCA (idol) entrance exam date 2020,when it will be conducted

26 Feb, 2020 07:54
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kadambari, application forms for MCA entrance will be made available in first week of August, 2020.

26 Feb, 2020 11:49
Sarthak parab

Any update on MCA (IDOL) Entrance Exam Date 2019, when it will be conducted ?

27 Jul, 2019 17:29
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sarthak, entrance exam for this course is expected to be conducted in the month of September, 2019.

27 Jul, 2019 18:00
trupti pawar

We a can u plz external msc admission process in 2019and clg name Navi Mumbai

18 Jul, 2019 16:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Trupti, candidates can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course from here.

18 Jul, 2019 17:00
Abhishek Kasturi

When will be the MCA (IDOL) Entrance Exam Date 2019 ?

15 Jul, 2019 08:25
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Abhishek, entrance exam MAH MCA CET has already been conducted on March 23, 2019 (tentatively).

15 Jul, 2019 10:51
Arun J

MSc IT is there in bandodkar college?

10 Jul, 2019 12:47
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Arun, yes this course is available in the university. Admission to this course is done on basis of merit in qualifying examination.

10 Jul, 2019 12:51

i hv completed my bsc it in 2019 and i hv not given mhcet exam will be i am eligible for mca admission

10 Jul, 2019 10:41

Can u please tell me date of ATKT's result of Bsc 5th sem of chemistry

08 Jul, 2019 09:34
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Nayab, you may check details regarding Mumbai University Result from here.

08 Jul, 2019 09:56
Anil Gadwal

There is no entrance for MSc CS right?

03 Jul, 2019 21:02
mannu singh

Hi Anil, There is an entrance test which is the National Entrance Screening Test (NEST). Admission to the M.Sc course is based on the valid score in (NEST).

04 Jul, 2019 15:49
Vrunali Laxmikant Rawool

I have completed my BSc IT from Mumbai university in 2016. Now im working in IT company. Now im planning for MSc IT. Can I apply for this? And is the admission procces Offline for MSc IT ?

03 Jul, 2019 09:55
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vrunali, general candidates can apply for the course till the age of 20 years while for reserved categories, it has been extended till 25. Along with this, candidate must have scored 60% (55% for SC/ST candidates) in their graduation. If you satisfy above mentioned criteria, then only you are eligible, else not. However, admission process is both offline as well as online whichever is convenient to the students.

03 Jul, 2019 10:07
Anil Gadwal

I have done my BSc CS from Goa University and scored 88.46%, Am i Eligible? And how can i take admission for MSc CS?

02 Jul, 2019 15:20
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Anil, only those students who have scored 60% (55% for reserved categories) in their graduation degree will be considered eligible for the course. Thus, you are eligible to apply. However, admission will be done on the basis of score in MAH-CET conducted by the university.

02 Jul, 2019 15:44

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