Established in 1817, Presidency University is a public state university situated in Kolkata, West Bengal which offers undergraduate, postgraduate as well as doctoral degree programs.
At the graduate level, Presidency University offers M.Sc and MA course in multiple electives. For admission to these courses of Presidency University WBJEE Board conducts a common entrance examination i.e. PUMDET 2020.
Only candidates with an Honors degree qualification in the relevant specialization can register for the Courses offered by Presidency University. Relaxation in the prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying degree examination is also provided for SC/ST/PH categories etc. Admission to the MA and M.Sc programs is done on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the Presidency University Master Degree Entrance Test (PUMDET 2020), conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB).
Interested candidates can register for admission by filling the online application form and submitting it along with the required processing fee, on or before the last date, through the official WBJEE website. The application fee to register for PUMDET 2019 is INR 500 plus the Bank’s Service Charges as applicable which can be paid through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card.
Also, check Presidency University Admission 2020
|Date of Examination||June 21, 2020|
|Online Application for PUMDET||March 12, 2020 - March 26, 2020|
At postgradute level, Presidency University Calcutta offers MA course for the duration of 2 years. The MA course is offered in the following electives:
Candidates having 50% marks in rleevant subject are eligible for admission.
The candiates seeking admission to M.A course offered by Presidency University are erequired to appear for PUMDET 2020. To be eligibile for PUMDET 2020 candidate should fulfill the eligibility criteria for the course candidate want to apply for.
Candiates having a valid score in PUMDET will be offered admission to M.A course.
At the postgraduate level, Presidency University Calcutta also offers full-time M.Sc program in the following electives:
Candidate should have 60% marks in the releavant Honours degree at undergradaute level.
Admisison to M.Sc courses offered by Presidency University will be grnated on the basis of PUMDET (Presidency University Master Degree Entrance Test) 2020.
PUMDET is the Entrance test conducted by WBJEE board for admission to master programs offered by Presidency University. PUMDET is a100 marks and 2-hour duration test. The board conducts different tests for different subjects.
After the successful completion of test, the final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the respective admission test.
A candidate has to secure at least 20 marks or 40% of the highest marks, whichever is higher, in the admission test, failing which the candidate will be disqualified for admission.
The SC/ST candidates will have to secure 75% of the total marks and the OBCA/OBCB candidates will have to secure 90% of the total marks obtained by the last general candidate, otherwise they will not be considered for admission from reserved quota (vide Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India Notification No. BC. 16014/1/82-SC&BCD.I dated 6th August 1984).
The final admission will be offered strictly on merit, according to the position in the merit list.
Candidates qualified for more than one subject will be allowed to express their choice during counselling session on the date of admission. The admission for a particular Honours subject will be completed on one and the same day through this process of counselling.
Note: If some seats reserved for direct admission remain vacant for insufficient number of eligible applicants, the same will be filled in (in addition to the rest 40% of seats) from the rank list based on admission test.
Registration for PUMDET 2020 can be done online by visiting https://wbjeeb.nic.in/PUMDETCMS/public/home.aspx.
Registration for Master's degree programs offered by Presidency university can be done by filling in and submitting the completed online application on or before the last date.
Candidate should log on to the university website and follow the below-given steps:
Note:Application fee for PUMDET is INR 500 plus bank service charges as applicable.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College