Utkal University PG Admissions 2020: Courses, Entrance Exam, Result

Utkal University is a UGC Recognized, AICTE Approved and one of the oldest universities in India established in 1943.This is the largest affiliating university with 267 affiliated general colleges, 15 law colleges and 6 medical and pharmacy colleges. Utkal University imparts professional /nonprofessional education, research and training.

Only candidates with the relevant qualification can register for the above mentioned programmes. As per the rules of GOI, seats are reserved for people belonging to different categories such as SC/ST/BC etc. as well as special categories viz. Differently-abled etc. Candidates can register for admission by filling-in the application form and submitting the required processing fee. Admission to the above programmes is done on the basis of Entrance examination/ qualifying degree/both.

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Application Process

Candidates must apply for admission by filling and submitting completed application form. The   application form may be collected from the Office the Chairman, PG Council or from the Office of the Heads of the Department on payment of Rs. 600/- at the university cash counter.

The candidates can also obtain the application form from university website. All fields in the application form should be correctly and completely filled-in with the relevant information.

Important steps for filling in the application form:

  • Fill the application form with the necessary information.
  • Enclose the application form with the important documents (e-reciept/DD / BC of Rs. 600 in favour of Administrative Office, P. G. Teaching Departments, Utkal University payable at any nationalized bank of Bhubaneswar in case of downloaded application)
  • Duly filled in application forms must be sent to the respective

Heads of the Department,

Utkal University, Vani Vihar,

Bhubaneswar-751 004

  • Candidate must keep the Xerox copy of the completed applications for subsequent use

The candidate must submit the photo affixed and duly signed application and the following copies of following documents.

  1. Mark sheets and Certificates of all examinations.
  2. C.L.C. and Conduct Certificate from the institution last attended.
  3. SC/ST Certificate from the competent authority (MP / MLA / Collector / ADM / SDO / Local Gazetted Revenue Officer not below the rank of Deputy Collector or Tahasildar) by candidates of those categories.
  4. PH certificate physically challenged students and ID card issued by District Welfare Officer / Community Development Officer / Social Welfare Department of State Government) by the physically challenged candidates.
  5. Sports and Games Certificate of participation are required for quota and special weightage consideration, from the competent Authority (Director of Sports / Sports Council of the Utkal University) countersigned by the Principal / HOD of the college / department by the candidates interested to apply under the said category.
  6. Certificate shall be produced from the Rajya / Zilla Sainik Board by the applicants interested to apply under Ex/In-service quota.
  7. Original application fee e-receipt.
  8. Three passport size photographs (one to be fixed in the application form and two more copies to be attached with the form).
  9. Migration Certificate, if the candidate is not from Utkal University.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must have hold of Hons. / Spl. Hons. / Graduation degree under 10+2+3 pattern the relevant /concerned subject from a recognized university.
  • Candidate must have passed the qualifying degree with minimum 50%marks (45 % for SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled etc)
  • For admission to  Anthropology only  candidates with second class Honours in Anthropology /least second class Honours in the following subjects: Sociology, Psychology, Economics, Political Science, History, and Geography with Anthropology as one of the subject with at least 50% marks/ Second Class Honours in Zoology, Botany, Biotechnology, Micro-biology and Geology are eligible
  •  For admission to Geography only  candidates with Second Class Honours in Geography /Second Class Honours in any  subject with Geography as one of the  Subject at graduation level (Arts/Science) Level are eligible
  • For admission to Biotechnology Candidates having +3 degree in Physical / Biological Sciences with at least 55% marks in B.Sc. and Biology / Biotechnology as one of the subjects in +2 level are eligible

Admission Reservation

As per the Government of Odisha Notification and university guidelines:

  • 22.5% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Tribe students.
  • 16.25% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Caste students.
  • For anthropology Out of 32 seats-
  1. 24 seats are reserved for candidates with Honours degree in Anthropology or candidates with Honours in Sociology, Psychology, Economics, Political Science, History and Geography with Anthropology as a pass or Elective subject
  2.  8 seats are reserved for candidates with at least 2nd Class Honours Degree in Zoology Botany, Biotechnology, Micro-biology and Geology.
  •  For biotechnology Out of total 14 seats,
  1. 10 (ten) students will be selected through JNU common entrance test, New Delhi
  2. 4 (four) students will be selected through Utkal University Entrance Test. 

Admission Process

Admission to the above courses is based on the entrance examination/qualifying degree/or both.

The University endows the following scholarships to its deserving candidates:

  1. SC/ST Welfare and Backward Class Scholarships
  2. Scholarships given by Govt. of India
  3. Various fellowships
  4. PG Merit scholarships
  5. MCM scholarships
  6. Post Matric Scholarships

Hostel facility:

The university provides separate hostel facility for boys and girls with various recreational facilities like broadband, sports etc.

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



Mahesh agrawal

i want to know total number of seats in in utkal university,bhubaneswar

19 Jul, 2019 13:06
Sujata Gaur

Hi Mahesh, There is a total of 200 seats for M.Com program at Utkal University.

22 Jul, 2019 18:17
Moti sagar patel

Obc ke liye kitna hai seat

24 Mar, 2020 21:19
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Moti, distribution of seats has not been finalized yet on the official website. Kindly visit the same for latest updates.

25 Mar, 2020 02:23
Husnara khatun

I m nt select in first merit list and not even in waiting list also ....but I have to and want to get admission in Utkal plzzzz help mee can I get admission in Utkal for help mee I need it very badly ... There is any possibility or another way to get admission in Utkal ...can u plzzz tell me the spot selection date .....I complet my graduation with first class so plzzz help to get admission. ..give me any solution plzzz ...m waiting for Ur reply ....plzzz reply meee

17 Jul, 2018 19:00
Ritika Sharma

Hi Husnara, You can contact 0674-2567940 for solving your queries.

21 Jul, 2018 13:20
Rojalin Sethi

I have not fill the form.. I want to do msc biology in angul autonomous college.. What should I do

02 Jul, 2018 19:21
Garima Bansal

Hi Rojalin, If you did not fill the form than you are not able to get admission in this college

03 Jul, 2018 13:24

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