Pondicherry University (PU) PG Admissions 2020: Dates, Eligibility, Entrance Exam, Result

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  • Pondicherry University has released PG courses selection list based on the 2020 entrance exam conducted by the university. Candidates can check their names in the select or waitlist by visiting the link In addition to this, the university has also announced fee payment dates as per the lists announced. The start date for fee payment is October 15, 2020, and the last date to submit the admission fee is November 9, 2020.
  • MCA admission counseling for the 2020 admissions will be done on October 27, 2020. The last date to register for the counseling process is October 25, 2020. The counseling will be done in 5 phases for the first 250 rank holders.
  • Pondicherry University M.Sc (Computer Science) counseling for admissions 2020 will be conducted online through google meets. Candidates are required to register on or before October 26, 2020, for the counseling process starting from October 29, 2020. 
  • The university has announced dates for the LLM admission 2020-21 presentation, GD, and PI rounds. These rounds will be conducted through google meets for the selected candidates.
  • The counseling will start as per the ranks in the entrance exam, session 1 is for the candidates holding ranks 1 to 45, session 2 is for the candidates holding ranks from 46 to 90, and session 3 is for the candidates holding ranks from 91 to 131. The last date for the admission fee submission (round 1) is November 1, 2020. 
  • The last date for the GAT-B application process has been scheduled for October 30, 2020. The application process for the same started on September 7, 2020. GAT-B 2020 is being conducted for the Podicherry University M.Tech (Computational Biology) and M.Sc (Biotechnology). Candidates who have already applied for the same are not required to apply again.
  • Pondicherry University conducted computer-based entrance exams for 2020 admission on September 18, 19, and 20, 2020. Earlier the dates were scheduled for August 21, 22, and 23, 2020. The application registration date for the same started on July 8, 2020, and closed on August 17, 2020. The hall ticket for the Pondicherry University entrance exam 2020 was issued on September 11, 2020. 

Pondicherry University PG Admission 2020

LLM Admission 2020 (presentation dates)October 14 & 15, 2020
LLM Admission 2020 (GD dates)October 16 & 17, 2020
LLM Admission 2020 (Personal Interview dates)October 19 & 20, 2020
M.Sc (Computer Science) counseling (round 1)October 29, 2020
M.Sc (Computer Science) counseling registration last date (round 1)October 26, 2020
Last date of admission fee submission (round 1)November 1, 2020
M.Sc (Computer Science) counseling (round 2)To be notified
MCA admission counselingOctober 27, 2020
Last date to register for the MCA admission counselingOctober 25, 2020
Pondicherry University PG entrance exam result 2020October 7, 2020
PG Admission fee dates (selected list 1)October 15 – 20, 2020
PG Admission fee dates (selected list 2)October 27 – 31, 2020
PG admission fee dates (selected list 3)November 6 – 9, 2020

Pondicherry University (PU) offers one year PG programs , five -year Integrated P.G. Programs and full time PG Diploma course .PU provides MA, MSc,, MBA,, M.Ed, MCA, M.Lib.Is, MPA, M.P.Ed, MSW, LLM at PG level .MA program is available in 16 specializations, MSc in 19, in 8, MBA in 5, in 2 different subjects.

Pondicherry University offers 5 years Integrated P.G Programs in MSc, MA in six specializations and three different subjects respectively. PG diploma in Green Energy Technology, Criminology and forensic science, Intellectual property rights and Forensic Anthropology are also offered by PU.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks from recognized University as basic eligibility and mode of selection will be a University online Entrance test. Interested aspirants can apply at Pondicherry University website after a payment of INR 600 (General) and INR 300 (SC/ST).

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Obtained a Bachelor’s degree from recognized University under 10+2+3 / 10+2+3+2 system.
  • Minimum 50% of the marks in bachelor’s degree for admission to courses under Humanities and Social Sciences subjects.
  • Minimum 55% of marks in bachelor’s degree for admission to courses under science.

Five-year integrated Programme :

  • Candidate should have passed 10+2 with minimum 50% of the marks.
  • Candidates awaiting results can also apply.

Admission Process

  • Selection will be based on the Online Entrance test ( except LLM and MP.Ed course)
  • For the LLM course, the selection will be based on the Entrance exam, group discussion, presentation, and personal interview.
  • For MP.Ed course, the selection will be based on Entrance Examination & Physical Fitness test.

How to Apply

  • Register at the University website
  • Fill the application form and upload the necessary documents.
  • Application form fee is INR 600 (others) and INR 300 (SC/ST) can be made only through online mode.
  • After the closing of application form hall tickets will be uploaded in the website.
  • Download the Hall ticket for online based entrance exam test in the designated examination centers.
  • A list will be generated for the shortlisted students.

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



Swarnava Mitra

Can someone please tell me the date of result for the 2019 ma entrance exam?

17 Jun, 2019 15:48
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Swarnava, result of the entrance exam for all the PG courses can be expected by the end of July, 2019.

17 Jun, 2019 15:58
Manswini Mishra

Want admission in MBA-LLM

28 Sep, 2018 13:44
Akansha Expert

Hi Manswini, Please contact to the university for getting the Admission details of this MBA Course.

28 Sep, 2018 18:02

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