Calicut University PG Admissions 2020: Eligibility, Fees, Application Dates, Selection Process,

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Latest Update: 

The University has published the Entrance 2020 Provisional Rank List for Admission to M.A Arabic, M.Sc Biochemistry, M.Sc Human Physiology, M.Sc Microbiology, LLM programs on November 09, 2020. Check below:

CourseProvisional Rank List
M.A ArabicCheck Here 
M.Sc BiochemistryCheck Here
M.Sc Human PhysiologyCheck Here
M.Sc Microbiology,Check Here
LLMCheck Here

Calicut University has published the Second Allotment List for PGCAP on November 07, 2020. Earlier, the university had published the PGCAP First Allotment List and PGCAP Trial Allotment List. Candidates can check by login in and providing the CAPID and the Password. Check Here

The University of Calicut has released the application form for the PG courses. Currently, it offers 24 undergraduate 22 postgraduate programs. Calicut University also offers full time and part-time M.Phil. & Research programs. There are 28 postgraduate teaching and research departments.

Admission to the PG Programmes in University Teaching Departments (including PG programs to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be conducted through the Centralized Admission Process (PG CAP) of Calicut University. Eligible candidates will be offered admission on the basis of marks obtained in the Entrance examination conducted by the University. Applicants can register themselves for the examination on the university website by remitting the applicaton fees of INR 650.  Read more: Calicut University Admission.

Calicut University Important Dates 2020

Commencement of PGCAP Online RegistrationAugust 27, 2020
Last Date for Online Fee PaymentOctober 03, 2020
Closing Date of Online RegistrationOctober 03, 2020
Trial AllotmentOctober 09, 2020
Rearrangement of OptionsOctober 9 – October 12, 2020
Entrance Examination for Non English Candidates for MA English Admission & BA Thullal, Mohiniyattam etc. candidates for M A SanskritSubject to COVID Situation
Forwarding of Community Quota & P H Quota rank list by UniversityOctober 13, 2020
First AllotmentOctober 31
Mandatory Fee Payment to confirm First AllotmentOctober 31 – November 04, 2020 
Reporting of candidates under Community QuotaOctober 31 – November 05, 2020
Second AllotmentNovember 06, 2020
Mandatory Fee Payment to confirm the Second AllotmentNovember 07 – November 16, 2020
Permanent Admission to Colleges based on Second AllotmentNovember 09 – November 16, 2020
Publication of Sports Quota Rank list by CollegesNovember 09, 2020
Publication of Community Quota Rank ListNovember 09, 2020
Admission to Community QuotaNovember 10, 2020
Admission to Management, PH and Sports QuotaNovember 10 – November 16, 2020
Commencement of ClassesNovember 16, 2020
Closure of AdmissionJanuary 14, 2020

CourseAdmission Link
M.Sc (Medicine)
Admission Link

Application Process

Admission to the PG Programmes in University Teaching Departments (including PG programmes to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be conducted through Centralized Admission Process. The process to register for a  program is given below, check:

  1. Remit a fee of INR 650/- (SC/ST INR 440)  to Calicut University Fund by e-payment (SBI online/SBI e-chalan/Friends/Akshaya e-chalan).
  2. Pay an additional fee of INR 50 for each additional programme.
  3. Please click the link "Fee remittance" in the Admission Website ( or the link "Instant Web Payment System" in the Official Website of the University ( for remitting fee.
  4. Apply online (from 04.07.2019 to 08.07.2019) through the website
  5. Click on the link ' Entrance Courses '.
  6. Enter CAP IDnumber and pass word and complete the registration process. (Last date for remittance of registration fee : 08.07.2019 3.00 PM).
  7. After completion of the online registration, the candidate should take printout of the same and keep it.
  8. The hard copy of the online application with supporting documents should be kept by the candidate and it has to be submitted at the time of admission to respective departments/affiliated colleges.
  9. The CAP ID. No. is mandatory for downloading hall tickets for the entrance examinations. This I.D.No should also be kept and mentioned by the candidate in all future communications

Note: The ethnic native Lakshadweep candidates are exempted from the entrance examinations based on the sponsorship letter from theLakshadweep Administration.

Eligibility Criteria

Calicut University offers MA program in following disciplines:

ArabicFolklore StudiesPhilosophy
Comparative LiteratureGeographyPsychology
Applied EconomicsHindiSanskrit Language and Literature (General)
PoliticsHistoryWest Asian Studies
Women StudiesMalayalamAfsal-Ul-Ulama
SociologyUrduIslamic Studies
MusicMultimediaIslamic Finance
Post- Afzal- Ul- Ulama West Asian StudiesFinancial Economics
Gandhian StudiesMalayalam with JournalismVocal
Political ScienceSanskrit SahityaMalayalam

Note: Non-English candidates applying for MA English, admission will be based on Entrance Test.

Eligibility Criteria:

MA (Other Languages): 45% in Part II Languages concerned of BA/BSc or 45% in the language main papers in the case of candidates with concerned languages under Part III Pattern I or 45% in language main papers in the case of candidates with the concerned language under Part III Pattern II.  A weightage of 5% marks shall be added in the case of those who have taken concerned language under Part III.

MA (Other Non-Languages): Minimum marks prescribed for admission to other non-language subjects is 45% in Part III Optional subjects of BA/B.Sc.

At least 45% marks at graduation level.  Applicants will be ranked according to the percentage of marks in part I English or Part III.  A weightage of 10% marks shall be added in the case of those who have taken English under Part III.

45% marks in BA Economics, Foreign Trade, Development Economics or 70% marks in B.Sc Statistics, Mathematics. A maximum of 30% of the total seats only will be given to the B.Sc candidates.

Graduation with a minimum of 45% marks in Part III optional subjects.

Bachelor degree with a minimum of 45% marks from recognized by the UGC/ Calicut University. Those who are having post graduation are also eligible for admission. Appearing in the entrance test conducted by university is mandatory for this program.

Calicut University offers M.Sc. program in the following disciplines:

Bio-TechnologyElectronicsMedical BioChemistry
Applied ZoologyEnvironmental ScienceMicro-Biology
Applied Plant ScienceFamily and Community ScienceNursing
Applied ChemistryMedical Laboratory TechnologyPhychology
Applied GeologyStatisticsPhysics
Aqua Culture and Fishery MicrobiologyHome Science and Nutrition DieteticsPlantation Development
BioinformaticsMedical MicrobiologyPlant Science
Botany (M.Sc. Plant Science)Life SciencesPolymer Chemistry

Admission to following M.Sc. programme will be based on performance in entrance exam conducted by the university:

Clinical PsychologyHealth And Yoga Therapy
Computer SciencePhysiology
Food Science And TechnologyRadiation Physics
General Biotechnology

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. programs:

A B.Sc. Degree in relevant field with at least 50% marks except for M.Sc Bio-Technology (55% marks)  and M.Sc. General Bio-Technology  (55% marks).

At least  55% of mark or equivalent grade in BSc.(Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics or Physics or Mathematics or Statistics or Chemistry.

A bachelor degree (10+2+3) with 55% marks in Biotechnology, Bio-informatics, Biochemistry, MicroBiology, Botany, Zoology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Chemistry, Bsc. Agriculture, B.V.Sc, B.Pharm, Life Sciences of the University or any other equivalent Degree approved by the University.

At least 50% marks in Part III Optional in any B.Sc Degree and approved by this University with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects in +2 or B.Sc.Level.

Candidates who have opted Psychology as one of the papers in Degree Part III either Main or Sub.

Bachelor degree in Physics with 60% marks under regular stream of Study (10+2+3) of University of Calicut or any other University/Institution.

Graduate degree in Medical Sciences,MBBS, BAMS, BHMS/ Graduate degree in Biological Sciences or any other Sciences/Humanities and Commerce graduate. A minimum of 45% mark should be obtained in selection test.

Bachelor's Degree recognized by this University with at least 50% marks in BA/B.Sc. Psychology/ MBBS/BHMS/ BAMS/ B.Sc. Nursing Degree/Bachelor's Degree with Psychology as one of the main or Subsidiary papers.

Calicut University offers two-year M.Tech. Nano Science and Technology program. The university conducts an entrance exam for admission to this programme.

Eligibility Criteria:

M.Sc. degree in Nano Science and Technology/ Physics/ Applied Physics/Materials Science/ Chemistry or Applied Chemistry/ Polymer Chemistry with a minimum of 55% of aggregate marks. Relaxation in marks for SC/ST or other eligible communities will be given as per rules.

Bachelor's degree in Education with at least 55% Marks of University of Calicut or other Universities recognized by Calicut University. 5% relaxation in marks will be allowed in the case of SEBC candidates and minimum pass is required for SC/ST candidates.

Bachelor’s Degree Course of minimum three years duration with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects with at least 50% marks in aggregate. Appear in entrance test conducted by university is mandatory for this programme.

A Bachelor Degree with not less than 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University is mandatory.

Reservation of Seats

Physically Handicapped: For PG programmes, There will be 3 % of seats reserved for physically Handicapped candidates. The candidates having minimum 40% disability certified by the Medical Board.

Sports Quota: Out of every 20 seats in PG Courses one seat will be reserved for outstanding sportspersons.

CategoryPercentage of Seats
Open quota (On the basis of merit)50%
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)
ETB (EZ)8%
Muslim (MU)7%
Latin Catholic other than Anglo Indian/SIUC1%
Other Backward Christians(OBX)1%
Other Backward Hindus(OBH)3%
Economically backward among forward communities(EBFC)7.50%
Scheduled Castes15%
Scheduled Tribes7.50%

Selection Procedure

Selection Process of PG Programmes in University Teaching Departments (excluding PG programmes to which admission is based on entrance examinations) will be based on merit list.

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




Hi...i have applied for PG entrance for General MSc Biotechnology....and there is no updates available on it. Pls give an update on it

07 Nov, 2020 12:19

Dear Ramisha Khathoon M C

Greetings from Collegedunia. Calicut University has released PG Entrance for M.Sc. in Bio-Chemistry Provisional Rank Lists on 9 November, 2020. For more details, kindly go through this link – Calicut University Admission 2020 

26 Nov, 2020 11:56
Zuha fezlin pa

Hi I need to apply for MA arabic in calicut university when is the last date? And what should I do for applying?

27 Sep, 2020 23:13

Dear Zuha

Greetings from Collegedunia. I am sorry to inform you that the online registration closing date was October 3, 2020. But, try for the next session again. Kindly refer to this link – Calicut University Online Registration Date  

07 Oct, 2020 15:15
Abhinav Anand

Hi..what is selection procedure for MBA?what is the total fee of this course?reply pls..

11 May, 2020 11:06
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Abhinav, admission to this course is based on marks scored in CAT/CMAT/KMAT. Annual fees for MBA is INR 42,000.

11 May, 2020 11:53
sufaid suf

hi....when i can apply for ma english entrance examination(2020) at calict university ......plz rply........

26 Feb, 2020 07:12
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sufaid, admission process for this course is expected to start from March 23, 2020.

26 Feb, 2020 15:35
AkHila viNuz

Hii..i wnt to the date of pg entrance examination for msc biotechnology?...also the date of online application for the same.....plz replyy.....

24 Apr, 2019 14:43
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Akhila, application forms for M.Sc Biotechnology will be accessible from June 7, 2019 (tentatively). Entrance exam will be held either in last week of June or first week of July, 2019. Candidates must have scored 55% marks in their HSC to be eligible for the course.

24 Apr, 2019 15:24
saifu Nnisa

Hi.. I want the date of sumission for entrance exam on msc microbiology and biochemistry??

19 Mar, 2019 13:19
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Saifu, application forms for the mentioned courses will be released from June 7, 2019 (tentatively).

19 Mar, 2019 13:27
Rintu Rajan

Hi ...i want to the date of submission for entrance on msc food science and technology??

06 Mar, 2019 12:13
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Rintu, last date for submission of application forms for entrance exam of M.Sc in Food Science and Technology is June 20, 2019 (tentatively).

06 Mar, 2019 12:58
Harshad pookat


27 Feb, 2019 22:06
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Harshad, admission in MA Economics will start from June 7, 2019. Candidate must have scored 45% in graduation to be eligible for this course. Relaxation of 5% is given to the students from reserved categories.

27 Feb, 2019 22:27
Anusree PE

Hello,i need to know the last date applying for science?

20 Feb, 2019 15:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Anusree, last date for register for M.Sc Computer Science is June 20, 2019.

20 Feb, 2019 16:53
AkHila viNuz

I want to know that when is the 2019 pg admission starts?

21 Jan, 2019 09:23
Sarthak Mahajan

Hi Akhila, Calicut University PG Admission will start from 7th Jun 2019.

21 Jan, 2019 13:09

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