The university has declared the list of Shortlisted candidates for MSc. Biotechnology. Waiting list of MPhil and PhD also available.
The University of Hyderabad is inviting application form for admission to the M.Sc in Biotechnology. The students can apply for admission to the course through the official website of the university till October 27. There is no Application fee. The admission will be based on the marks secured in the GAT-B.
Schedule for the Entrance Examinations
Admissions to All courses
24-26 Sep 2020
Interviews for admission to all courses begin from
15 October 2020
Interviews for admission to all courses ends
22-23 October tentatively
Extended Last date for M.sc with GATB score
27 October 2020
PhD Admission 2020-2021
Release of admission announcement
7 October 2020
Last date for submitting an online application
30 October 2020
Entrance Examinations (written test)
14 November 2020
Interviews for the Ph.D. programs
1.2020 till 2.12.2020
Admissions for Ph.D. programs
4 Dec- 5 Jan 2021
University of Hyderabad is a central university established in the year 1974. The university has been approved by UGC and accredited by NAAC. Hyderabad University provides postgraduate and doctorate level courses across different streams of engineering, management, science and technology etc. Admissions to these courses are based on written tests and entrance exams.
The university has more than 5000 students and 400 faculty members and the campus is spread across 2300 acres of land. The university is also recognized as the 4th best institution in India by NIRF.
|Established | Institute type||1974 | Central|
|Entrance Exam||JEE Main/ NIMCET/ GATE/ CAT|
|Courses offered||PG and Doctorate level courses|
|Popular courses||Integrated MA/ M.Sc|
|Admission criteria||Entrance and Written Test based|
|Campus area||2300 acres|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Canteen|
|Official Website||Hyderabad University|
The university is known for providing master degree courses. Below mentioned are the course details.
|M.Sc||Mathematics||Graduation with 60% marks in relevant discipline||Written Test + Interview||2 Years|
|Statistics - OR|
|Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences||Graduation with 55% and physics and mathematics as mandatory subjects|
|Animal Biology||Graduation with 60% marks|
|Biotechnology||Graduation with 55% in relevant discipline|
|Physics||Graduation with 60% marks and physics as the main subject|
|Chemistry||Graduation with 60% marks with chemistry or biochemistry as compulsory subjects|
|Biochemistry||Graduation with 60 % with Chemistry/ Biochemistry as the main subject|
|Plant Biology & Biotechnology||Graduation with 60 % marks in relevant discipline|
|Neural & Cognitive Science|
|Health Psychology||60% marks in graduation with psychology as a compulsory subject|
|MA||Applied Linguistics||Graduation with 50% marks in English||Written Test conducted by the university||2 Years|
|Sociology||Graduation with 50% marks in sociology|
|Anthropology||Graduation with 50% marks in Anthropology|
|Financial Economics||Graduation with 50 % marks in economics|
|Political Science||Graduation with 50% marks in social science and humanities|
|Philosophy||Graduation with 50% marks|
|Telugu||Graduation with 50% marks|
|Urdu||Graduation with 50% marks in Urdu|
|Communication||Bachelor's degree with 55% marks in communication|
|History||Graduation with 50% marks in History|
|Hindi||Graduation with hindi as one of the subjects|
|Education||Bachelor's degree in BA/B.Sc/B.Com with 55% aggregate marks|
|MCA||-||Graduation with at least 60% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as the main subject||NIMCET||2 Years|
|MBA||Health Care & Hospital Management||Graduation with at least 60% marks in relevant discipline||CAT followed by GD and Interview|
|Health Care and Hospital Management|
|M.Tech||IC Technology||BE/ B.Tech in relevant discipline||Written Test conducted by the university +Interview|
|Artificial Intelligence||Written Test conducted by the university +Interview + GATE|
|Integrated M.Sc||Mathematical Science||10+2 with 60% aggregate marks||Written Test conducted by the university +Interview||5 Years|
|Optometry & Vision Sciences|
|Hindi||Written Test conducted by the university +Interview|
Read more: Hyderabad University Courses & Fees
Admissions to most of the courses provided by Hyderabad University are based on Written Tests and personal interviews conducted by the university itself.
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JEE-Mains B.Tech + M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering 2019 Cutoff
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Hyderabad University releases its results on its official website. Candidates can follow the steps below to check the results:
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The college provides placement opportunities to its students. Significant number of students are being placed every year. The top recruiters being HSBC, Teradata, IBM, TCS etc. The highest package offered to students is INR 10 LPA.
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Hyderabad university provides scholarships to its eligible, economically backward and deserving candidates. The eligibility for scholarships depends on family income, graduation marks, place of permanent residence and other parameters. Candidates are required to fill the scholarship application forms in the respective department offices.
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The institute provides following facilities:
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The university consists of highly qualified professors who are completely dedicated towards their profession and have immense knowledge in their respective field. Most of the associate professors are qualified from elite institutions such as IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, Pune university etc. Almost every faculty has a Ph.D degree. The faculty is very much dedicated and has a professional approach towards their work.
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Ques. How do I get into the University of Hyderabad for an M.A. in English?
Ans. You will be having an entrance examination in the month of May- June based on the merit in the entrance examination. You will be called for the interview after that based on the merit in the entrance examination and interview you will be called for the counselling.The seats will be given purely based on the written test and interview.
Ques. How should you prepare for an interview at University of Hyderabad?
Ans. Preparing General Knowledge questions on national and University background like when university was established and Rankings, very easiest questions and typing skills and personal interview.
Ques. I'm preparing for an entrance test now for an MA in English at University of Hyderabad. But, I have no idea about the syllabus. Where can I find it?
Ans. MA programme covers different areas of English Studies (Language and Literature) like Shakespeare and the Seventeenth Century; Eighteenth Century, indian Writing in English; Structure of English Language and other aspects of language study.
Ques. How good is the University of Hyderabad?
Ans. University of Hyderabad is a very nice campus, for study and sports purpose university is good, 24/7 Reading room available with internet access, hostel facility nice. Semester fee is also very less compared with other institutions except 2 or 3 departments.
Ques. What is the hostel fee for Indian students at Hyderabad Central University? Is there any financial assistance for backward classes?
Ans. The hostel fee for Indian students is INR 500 per year. For SC/ST/OBC students, there is an INR 750 per month financial assistance, which is paid by the Telangana govt. toward mess fee, which usually ranges around 1.6k–2.2k depending on various factors. There is no direct assistance as such for the room rent.
|M.Sc||₹10,710 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|BA + MA||₹7,220 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.Sc + M.Sc||₹10,710 (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 60%|
|M.C.A||₹42,610 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 60% + NIMCET|
|MBA||₹2.4 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + CAT|
|B.Tech + M.Tech||₹42,095 (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|M.A||₹7,220 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
Ans. ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai has received ‘A++’ accreditation by NAAC. In the current year 2020, ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai has been ranked by the NIRF at 18 for its Engineering degree course offered. HCU (University of Hyderabad) has been facilitated for the Best University in Central India. Offering various degree programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, it was ranked among the Best Colleges in India by Outlook in the year 2019. Academics: ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai: The total number of seats available for admission in the Masters of Science in Chemistry at ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai are 20. The total fees for the Masters of Science in Chemistry at ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai is INR 1.11 Lacs. HCU (University of Hyderabad): The total number of seats available for admission in the Masters of Science in Chemistry at HCU (University of Hyderabad) is 56. The total fees for the Masters of Science in Chemistry at HCU (University of Hyderabad) is INR 18,510. Placements: ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai: The top recruiting companies visiting the campus of ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai to offer placements to the graduates in the field of Chemistry are Tata Motors, Reliance, Johnson Johnson, Nerolac, Jacobs, ITC, Exxon, Cipla, Asian Paints. The average annual graduate salary offered for placement is INR 4.8 Lacs. HCU (University of Hyderabad): The top recruiting companies visiting the campus of HCU (University of Hyderabad) to offer placements to the graduates in the field of Chemistry are Vedanta, Deloitte, TCS Digital, One Convergence, Renovo Hospital, R&D, Dr. Reddy’s, Aster Prime Hospital. The average annual graduate salary offered for placement is INR 6.6 Lacs. ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology), Mumbai, or HCU (University of Hyderabad) both have a varied fee structure along with the placements they offer. It is up to the student’s interest and comfort which one to opt for.Read more
Ans. EFLU Hyderabad is one of the best central universities in India, providing English and foreign language courses. At the same time, HCU has 'The Institution of Eminence status,' which recognizes UoH’s standing and potential to be esteemed in the world’s best institutions. Both the institutes require students seeking admission for MA English to have a graduation in English and the course fee at HCU and EFLU Hyderabad is respectively INR 6,070 and INR 12,820. Special recognition and MoUs: In 2019, HCU was regarded as the 4th best university in India by NIRF 3rd rank for Mass Communication by India Today. It is also tagged as the center of digital learning, resources, and distance learning. EFLU, Hyderabad is known to be one of the pioneer institutes with a NAAC grading of "A." It has global outreach with MoUs signed with various universities in the world. The university has seven schools and 26 departments with 11 foreign languages taught over here. Faculty: HCU University: The course curriculum offered by the faculty members at HCU is of wholesome quality. The professors at the university are excellent with their knowledge and expertise. EFLU Hyderabad: The faculty members at EFLU Hyderabad hold esteemed degrees like a doctorate in English and foreign languages. The course curriculum built by them is, according to UGC guidelines. Apart from theoretical knowledge, the teachers also make efforts for extracurricular activity participation and training. Infrastructure: HCU University: HCU university campus offers all new-age facilities like Wi-Fi, a seminar hall, and classroom projectors. The university has an auditorium for conducting conferences and functions for the students. Also, the hostel and medical facilities available within the campus are appreciative of quality. EFLU Hyderabad: The Hyderabad campus of EFLU has facilities, including language labs and spacious high-tech classrooms to teach and learn languages. The campus hosts have an indoor games room and a badminton court where competitions are conducted throughout the year. Besides this canteen and cafeteria area provides food at subsidized rates. Placements: HCU University: At HCU's MA literature, students get offers in profiles of technical content writing, teaching, and editing. The top-notch recruiters offering handsome salaries are Deloitte and Paper True. The average salary packages equal to Rs. 5 LPA, with the highest one being Rs. 9.5 LPA. EFLU Hyderabad: The top recruiters for English graduates are Amazon and Oracle, which offered high packages last semester. The placement selection rate is 50%, with the highest salary offered as Rs. 50,000 per month. HCU is known for having some deficiencies in its curriculum but has a robust placement system. On the other hand, EFLU Hyderabad is not exhaustive in outreach; however, it is known to be the country's pioneer institute for linguistics study.Read more
Ans. Hyderabad School of Chemistry The university is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade and approved by the AICTE and UGC. The eligibility criteria for MSc in chemistry is a BSc with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate with Chemistry as one of the subjects, preferably with a combination of Physics and Mathematics. The selection of the program is done based on the performance of the candidate in a test conducted by the institute. The fees required for this course are INR 10,710 for the first year. There are around 33 highly qualified faculty members for the Department of Chemistry and the lab of the department is well-equipped with state-of-art sophisticated analytic instruments. The university invites numerous companies for campus placements. Maximum students of MSc Chemistry chose to work in research labs and educational fields. Some also go for higher studies. The average package offered is around INR 6 LPA. IIT Bhubaneswar IIT Bhubaneswar intakes students into the MSc Chemistry programs based on their performance in IIT JAM and the minimum eligibility criteria is 55% marks in bachelor’s degrees. The course fee required is INR 84,460 for the first year. The institute has a dedicated group of highly qualified faculty members and all of the faculty holds PhDs in their respective disciplines. According to the placement statistics of 2019, a total of 70% of the students got placement from the PG courses. The average placement package offered to the students of MSc Chemistry was around 6.5 LPA. The recruiting companies were Amazon, Adobe, CapGemini, Oracle, Infosys, etc. The PSU’s like ISRO, IOCL, HPCL, NCCBM also participated in the campus placement drive. Hyderabad University provides great exposer for research and future employment opportunities in various R&D and Government sectors. Between Hyderabad University and IIT Bhubaneswar, the former would be a better choice for pursuing a M.Sc in Chemistry. Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Osmania University - [OU], Hyderabad||# 53 by NIRF||₹10,000|
|Delhi University - [DU], New Delhi||# 3 by The Week (university)||--|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Warangal||# 46 by NIRF||₹1,29,700|