Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
START DATE - END DATE
11th Apr, 2019 - 01st Jul, 2019
Jadavpur University, in Kolkata, India offers postgraduate courses of MA, M.Sc. And M.P.Ed. Programs in various disciplines. All the given courses are for a duration of two years, and the application forms are available by the University online on the University website at different dates starting from March.
Jadavpur University offers 13 MA programs and 7 M.Sc. Programs, available as both Day and Evening courses. The M.P.Ed. Program is a Day) course and available in residential mode only. The University also offers undergraduate and research based programs.
The courses are offered by the following departments of the University:
The admission to these courses are made through entrance exams, while there are two other major factors that are taken into consideration while selection of a candidate i.e. skill possessed and the percentage scored in the qualifying examination in certain courses. The eligibility and the selection process differs from course to course.
Online & Offline Both
11th Apr, 2019 - 01st Jul, 2019
|Submission of Application||11th - 26th Apr, 2019|
|Date of Entrance Examination||09th - 13th May, 2019|
|Announcement of Results||30th - 31st May, 2019|
|Admission||08th - 14th Jun, 2019|
|Commencement of Classes||01st Jul, 2019|
|Department||General||SC/ST||PD / OBC – A / OBC – B|
|Economics||BA/B.Sc. Hons- Economics with 60% marks||BA/B.Sc. Hons- Economics with 45% marks||BA/B.Sc. Hons- Economics with 54% marks|
|Sociology||B.A. Hons- Sociology with 50% marks||B.A. Hons- Sociology with 40% marks||B.A. Hons- Sociology with 45% marks|
|Political Science and International Relations||B.A. Hons- Political Science with 55% marks||B.A. Hons- Political Science with 45% marks||B.A. Hons- Political Science with 50% marks|
|Comparative Literature||Bachelor’s degree with Honours/Major with 50% marks||Bachelor’s degree with Honours/Major with 40% marks||Bachelor’s degree with Honours/Major with 45% marks|
|Sanskrit||B.A. Hons- Sanskrit with 55% marks||B.A. Hons- Sanskrit with 41% marks||B.A. Hons- Sanskrit with 50% marks|
|Education||B.A. Hons- Education with 50% marks||B.A. Hons- Education with 40% marks||B.A. Hons- Education with 45% marks|
|Bengali||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 55% marks||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 41% marks||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 50% marks|
|English||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 50% marks||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 40% marks||3 years B.A. Hons in relevant subject with 45% marks|
|Philosophy||B.A. Hons- Philosophy with 50% marks||B.A. Hons- Philosophy with 40% marks||B.A. Hons- Philosophy with 45% marks|
|Film Studies||3 years Honours Degree or any Engineering/Technology/Medical Science Degree||3 years Honours Degree or any Engineering/Technology/Medical Science Degree||3 years Honours Degree or any Engineering/Technology/Medical Science Degree|
|History||BA Hons- History with 58% marks||BA Hons- History with 43-5% marks||BA Hons- History with 52% marks|
|Linguistics||3-Year Honours degree or Major in any literature or non-literature subject with 45% marks||3-Year Honours degree or Major in any literature or non-literature subject with 40% marks||3-Year Honours degree or Major in any literature or non-literature subject with 40% marks|
For admission to the above program, candidate should have completed the BA Hons Degree from a University/Institute recognised by UGC.
Candidate who has appeared or due to appear in the B.A. /B.Sc. Final Year/Semester Examination, within university may also apply. For such a candidate the latest available marks Honours/Major papers in semester system/ annual system of examination will be considered for preparing the merit list.
|Physics||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics with 60% marks and Mathematics as pass subject||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics with 45% marks and Mathematics as pass subject|
|Chemistry||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Chemistry with 60% marks and Mathematics and Physics as pass subjects||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Chemistry with 45% marks and Mathematics and Physics as pass subjects|
|Mathematics||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Mathematics with 60% marks||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Mathematics with 45% marks|
|Applied Geology||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Geology/Geological Sciences with 55% marks||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Geology/Geological Sciences with 41% marks|
|Electronic Science||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics/Electronics with 60% marks and Mathematics as pass subject||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics/Electronics with 45% marks and Mathematics as pass subject|
|Biotechnology||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Degree with 55% marks and 60% marks at HS level||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Degree with 41% marks and 60% marks at HS level|
|Instrumentation||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics/Instrumentation/Electronics with 50% marks with Physics and Mathematics as pass subjects||B.Sc. (Honours/Major) Physics/Instrumentation/Electronics with 41% marks with Physics and Mathematics as pass subjects|
For admission to the above program, candidate should have completed the B.Sc. Hons. Degree in the relevant field from a University/Institute recognised by UGC.
Candidate who has appeared or due to appear in his/her Final Year/Semester Examination, may also apply. For such a candidate the latest available marks Honours/Major papers in semester system/ annual system of examination will be considered for preparing the merit list.
The application process is completely online and the duly filled Application Forms must be submitted by the last date mentioned above. The form can be accessed on the University website and is common to all programs. You can apply for any number of programs, but the Application fee will differ for every subsequent programs.
Online Application: The entire Application process comprises primarily of three steps.
Step 1: First, you must login and enter your personal and educational information here. You have to provide this information only once, regardless of how many departments you apply for. If you are not sure about the meaning of any box, place the cursor over that box, and a Tool Tip box will appear. Now click Submit button to save your data. You will then get a unique number. Please note down this, you will need this No. to login to this system in future.
Step 2: You will now be required to select the department you wish to apply for. Before applying you can review the eligibility criteria from the link on the top right corner. If you are eligible, click the Apply button. For each department that you apply for, you will be generated a different Application number. You must note down that Application number.
Step 3: In the Main Page you will get the link for online payment of Application Fee, for which you should pay Rs. 125 for the first form, and Rs. 100 in the subsequent forms if you apply for other programs. The payment can be made online through SBI I-Collect system in any of the following modes:
Now you need to go to the link and pay the Application Fees using Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card. You should then upload the SB Collect Reference No (starting with DU) in this website, and click on submit.
Your Application process is now complete.
|MA Comparative Literature||Entrance Test (2 papers)|
|MA English, Bengali, Linguistics, Economics and Political Science with International Relations||Admission Test|
|MA Philosophy and Sanskrit||Admission Test and Qualifying Exam|
|MA Film Studies||Directly Admitted (if marks above 50%) or Admission Test|
|MA Education||Qualifying Exam|
|MA Sociology and History||Qualifying Exam or Admission Test (if Qualifying exam passed through correspondence)|
|M.Sc.||Entrance Test + Qualifying Exam|
|M.P.Ed.||Written Examination (50) + Practical Test (50)|
Note: For PD category: Selection will be made in accordance with merit based on 50% weight on the academic performance and 50% weight on the percentage of disability in the 40%-100% scale.
The reservation criteria will apply only to those candidates domiciled in the state of West Bengal. It will be based on the policy followed by the state government rules.
For PWD: Persons with 40% or more disability will only be considered for admission under PD category under PWD. Applicants under PD category will have to appear before an expert committee to be constituted by the University.
For OBC Category: The candidates who will be provisionally selected under the OBC- A and OBC- B categories must produce an OBC certificate at the time of counselling/ admission, whose date of issue should not be earlier. It should be issued by the competent authority that clearly indicates:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College