Established in the year 1977, Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU) is a public state university located at Rohtak in the state of Haryana. With over 580 institution/colleges affiliated to it, MDU Rohtak currently offers various undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and research level courses every year. In addition to it, the university also offers selected Integrated, Diploma, PG Diploma and certificate courses in diverse streams. Apart from regular mode learning, MDU also offers several UG and PG courses through distance education mode (MDU DDE). The admission process for MDU is divided in two parts: Centralized Admission and Non-centralized Admission.
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|Name of the University||Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU), Rohtak|
|Type of University||Public State University|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance and Merit-based|
|Entrance Exams||MDUCEE (M.Sc, M.Pharm)|
|KUK Common Entrance Test (MA, M.Com, LL.M, M.P.Ed/M.P.E.S, MBA)|
|JEE Main (B.Tech)|
|University Entrance Exam (LL.B, B.Pharm and Integrated courses)|
|Course||Last Date to Apply|
|M.Sc. Mathematics (Hons.) 5-Year Integrated, M.Com (Hons.) 5-Year, LL.B (Hons.) 3-year and LL.B (Hons.) 5 year (including MDUCPAS, Gurugram), MA English (Hons.) 5-Year Integrated, Fine Arts (Drawing & Painting), MFA-6 year integrated, B. Pharmacy||June 25, 2019|
|MBA-5 Year Integrated, MBA-5 Year Integrated MDUCPAS, Gurugram, MHM & CT (5-year), Master of Hotel Management and CT (2-year), Master of Tourism and Travel Management (2-Year), BTTM, BHM & CT, M.A. Public Administration (Hons.) 5-Year Integrated, M.A. Economics (Hons.) 5-Year Integrated, B. Pharmacy (LEET)||June 29, 2019|
|P.G. Diploma in Yoga Science, M.A. [Yoga Science, Education, Defence & Strategic Studies, Sanskrit, Music (Vocal & Instrumental)], M.Sc. (Computer Science, Statistics), M.Tech. (Computer Science), MCA, MCA (LEET), M.Lib.I.Sc||June 30, 2019|
|M.Tech in Computer Science & Engg., Software Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engg., Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing & Automation), Biotechnology and Mechanical Engineering||July 07, 2019|
|Master of Education (M.Ed)||August 31, 2019|
For M.Sc Courses:
|Course||Last Date||Date of Entrance Test||Result||Counselling||Merit Lists|
|M.Sc Physics||June 24, 2019||July 05, 2019||July 08, 2019||July 05 – July 12, 2019|
1st List : July 16, 2019
2nd List : July 21, 2019
3rd List : July 25, 2019
|M.Pharm (Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics, Drug Regulatory Affairs, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology)||July 05, 2019||July 08, 2019|
|M.Sc (Mathematics, Math with Computer Science||July 05, 2019||July 08, 2019|
|M.Sc Life Sciences||July 06, 2019||July 09, 2019|
|M.Sc (Forensic Science)||July 06, 2019||July 09, 2019|
|M.Sc (Chemistry)||July 06, 2019||July 09, 2019|
For Other Courses:
|Event/Course||Last Date||Date of Entrance Test||Result||Counselling||Admission Notice|
|B.Tech Biotechnology||July 02, 2019||Merit List: July 05, 2019||July 08, 2019|
|Registration for KUK Common Entrance Test (MA, M.Com, LL.M, M.P.Ed/M.P.E.S, MBA)||June 15, 2019||June 21-26, 2019||-||July 10-30, 2019||KUK Entrance Test 2019|
|Registration (MA, MFA, LL.B, MCA, M.L.I.Sc, Integrated Courses)||June 20, 2019||July 2-4, 2019||-||July 2019||Non-Centralized Courses Admission Notice|
|Registration (M.Tech)||July 7, 2019||-|
GATE: July 24, 2019
Non-GATE: July 25, 2019
|Registration (M.Ed)||August 31, 2019||-|
|BHM&CT, BTTM||-||-||July 09, 2019||July 10, 11 & 13, 2019||-|
|B.Pharm||-||-||July 12, 20 & 26, 2019||-|
|B.P.Ed||-||-||July 14, 2019||July 18, 23 & 26, 2019||-|
MDU Rohtak offers B.Tech, B.Pharm at the UG level and 5-year integrated courses various disciplines including Law, Mathematics, English, Economics, Public Administration, Commerce, Management and Hotel Management. For B.Tech and B.Pharm admission, candidates should have scored minimum 45% and 50% marks, respectively, in 10+2 with the required subjects. In case of integrated courses, the minimum required eligibility is 10+2 qualification from a recognized board of education.
Selection to B.Tech is done on the basis of counselling conducted by the Haryana State Technical Counseling Society (HSTES), Panchkula. Candidates with valid JEE Main score can also apply for the counselling. Selection to B.Pharm is based on the entrance test conducted by the concerned department. For Lateral Entry admission in B.Pharm, the academic merit of 10+2 will be considered. Selection of candidates to integrated courses is done on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination as well as marks scored in the entrance examination.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility||Selection Process|
|B.Tech||Electronics & Communication Engineering||10+2 with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: (a) Chemistry (b) Bio-Technology (c) Biology/ Technical Vocational subject and minimum 45% marks in aggregate||HSTES counselling OR JEE Main score|
|Computer Science Engineering|
|B.Pharm||10+2 with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with any one of the subjects i.e. Mathematics / Biology / Biotechnology/ Computer Science with minimum 50% marks in the above subjects taken together.||Entrance Test|
|B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)||Diploma in Pharmacy with minimum 55% marks from the Institution approved by Pharmacy Council of India.||Academic Merit (D.Pharm)|
|Integrated MA (H)||English||Senior Secondary Examination (10+2) with atleast 45% marks (42.75% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only)||Entrance Test|
|Integrated M.Com (H)|
|Integrated M.Sc (H)||Mathematics|
|Integrated MHM & CT||Senior secondary Examination (10+2) with at least 45% marks (Pass marks in case SC/ST candidates of Haryana)||Academic Merit|
|Integrated MBA||Senior Secondary Examination (10+2) with atleast 50% marks in aggregate|
At the UG level, MDU also offers BA, B.Com and B.Sc in General and Honors mode. Apart from those courses, BCA, BBA, BJMC and BSW courses are also offered. The minimum eligibility to apply is the candidate should have passed 10+2 from a recognized board with the minimum aggregate for each course. Selection of candidates to all the UG courses is done on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination.
In addition to the sanctioned seats for various courses offered by the university, supernumerary seats are available for certain categories such as Kashmiri Migrants, Sports quota, Youth Festival/ Cutural Activities, NRI candidates, Defence Personnel and several other candidates.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility||Selection Criteria|
|BA (General)||10+2 with 33% marks||Academic Merit|
|B.Com (General)||10+2 with 40% marks|
|B.Sc (General)||10+2 with 45% marks|
|Human Nutrition & Dietetics|
|B.Sc||Sports Science||10+2 from a recognized board or intermediate certificate in Physical Education AND Candidate should have participated in sports at the district or school level|
|BA (Hons)||10+2 with 45% marks in aggregate (42.75% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only)|
|BHM & CT|
|B.P.Ed||B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. with English as one of the subjects (except for B.Sc. and B.Com.) with atleast 45% marks, or, any other examination recognized by M.D. University, Rohtak as equivalent thereto OR|
B.A. with Health & Physical Education as one of the subjects in the 3-year degree course with atleast 45% marks in aggregate. OR
B.Sc. (Physical Education, Health Education & Sports) with at least 45% marks in aggregate
|Academic Merit + PET|
To apply for non-centralized course admissions offered by MDU, the candidates can apply through the online registration portal. For more information, check MDU Non Centralized Admission Prospectus.
MDU/ offers a number degree courses of M.Pharm and M.Sc in life sciences, forensic sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics. Admissions to these courses are strictly done on the merit of MDU Common Entrance Test (MDUCEE). The minimum academic eligibility is bachelor’s degree in an relevant or concerned discipline from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate or equivalent exam.
Upon the declaration of MDUCEE results, candidates are required to register online for participating in centralized admission counselling. Final selection of candidates is done through centralized admission counselling.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility||Selection Process|
|M.Sc||Biochemistry||B.Sc/B.Sc (Hons.) in Biochemistry/Biotechnology OR Bachelor degree in Pharmacy, or B.Sc. (Pass) with any of three subjects, viz. Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Medical Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering (out of the three subjects, at least two should be related to Biology) with at least 50% marks in aggregate||MDUCEE scores|
|Biotechnology||Bachelor degree in Biological Sciences with Chemistry as a subsidiary subject/ Agriculture Science/ Fisheries/ Horticulture/ B.Tech. (Food Technology)/ B.Tech. (Biotechnology)/ B.Sc. (Biotechnology)/ B.Sc. (Microbiology)/B.Sc. (Environmental Science)/ B.Sc. (Biomedical Engineering)/ B.Sc. (Biochemistry)/ B.V. Sc./ B.E. (Technology)/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ B.Sc. (Bioinformatics)/ B.Tech. or B.E. (Bioinformatics)/ B.D.S. with at least 50% marks|
|Medical Biotechnology||Bachelor degree in Biological Sciences with Chemistry as a subsidiary subject/ B.Tech. or B.E. (Biotechnology)/ B.Sc. (Biotechnology)/ B.Sc. (Microbiology)/ B.Sc. (Environmental Science)/ B.Sc. (Biomedical Engineering)/ B.Sc. (Biochemistry)/ B.V. Sc./B.Pharma./ MBBS/ B.Sc. (Bioinformatics) with atleast 50% marks|
|Botany||B.Sc. (Hons.) in Botany/ B.Sc. (Pass) with Botany and any two of the subjects, viz., Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Genetics, Microbiology, and Zoology with at least 50% marks|
|Environmental Sciences||B.Sc. (Hons. Or Pass) in any discipline of Sciences & Technology with 50% marks in aggregate|
|Energy & Environmental Science|
|Food Technology||B.Sc.(Pass) degree in Medical or Non-Medical Sciences or B.Sc. (Hons.) with any of the subjects of medical or non-medical sciences or B.Sc.(Hons) or B.Sc. (Pass) degree in subjects of applied sciences including Agriculture/ Fisheries/ Horticulture/ Food Science/Food Processing Technology/Home Science (10+2 with Science subjects only)) or B.E./B.Tech Food Technology/ Sugar Technology/Agriculture Processing Engineering. / Post Harvest Technology with at least 50% marks in aggregate|
|Food Science & Technology|
|Genetics||B.Sc. (Hons.) in any of the subjects, viz., Biochemistry, Botany, Environmental Sciences, Genetics, Microbiology or Zoology/ B.Sc. (Pass) with any three of the subjects, viz., Anthropology, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry Fisheries, Genetics, Haematology, Immunology, Industrial Microbiology, Medical Biochemistry, and Zoology / Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy /Home Science /Agriculture Science /Veterinary Science /B.E. / B.Tech. (Biotechnology /Bioinformatics) with at least 50% marks|
|Microbial Biotechnology||B.Sc. (Hons) in any of the subjects viz. Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Genetics, Industrial Microbiology, Microbiology, Medical Biochemistry or Zoology/B.Sc. (Pass) with any three of the subjects viz. Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Genetics, Industrial Microbiology, Microbiology, Microbiology and Zoology/Bachelor degree in Pharmacy/Agriculture Science/Veterinary Science with at least 50% marks in aggregate|
|Zoology||B.Sc. (Hons.) in Zoology/ B.Sc. (Pass) with any three of the subjects, viz., Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Fisheries, Genetics, Geology, Microbiology, and Zoology with atleast 50% marks in aggregate|
|Forensic Science||B.Sc. (Forensic Science)/B.Sc. (Pass) with any of the two subjects viz. Botany, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Zoology or BDS with at least 50% marks in aggregate|
|Chemistry||B.Sc. (Hons.) in Chemistry/ B.Sc. (Pass) with Chemistry as one of the main subjects with minimum 50% marks|
|Mathematics||B.A./B.Sc. (Hons.) in Mathematics/ B.A. or B.Sc. (Pass) with Mathematics as one of the subjects with minimum 50% marks.|
|Physics||B.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics/ B.Sc. (Pass) with Physics and Mathematics as two of the main subjects with minimum 50% marks|
|M.Pharm||Industrial Pharmacy||B. Pharma. with at least 50% marks in aggregate or any other examination recognized by M.D. University, Rohtak as equivalent thereto, and must possess a valid GPAT score.|
|Drug Regulatory Affairs|
Candidates must submit the application processing fee of INR 600 (INR 150 for SC/BC candidates of Haryana). If a student applied for more than one programme for which different entrance test is to be conducted, he/she will be required to deposit INR 300 (INR 75 for SC/BC candidates of Haryana) for each such additional programme.
Eligible candidates will be required to register themselves for counselling within the provided eight days window i.e. from July 1, 2019 to July 8, 2019 in order to fill-in their choices. Counselling fee of INR 500 is to be deposited only once at the time of registration. For detailed information regarding M.Sc and M.Pharm centralized admissions, kindly check MDU Online Centralized Admission Prospectus.
Several other PG courses are offered by the MDU include M.Tech, MBA, MCA, M.A, M.Com, M.Ed., M.L.I.Sc, etc. For admissions into these courses candidates’ merit in qualifying examination or entrance tests will be considered. Online centralized admission to programs will be made on the basis of merit determined by composite marks of the candidates in the KUK Common Entrance Test (CET) as well as Group Discussion & the Personal Interview.
|MA||English||Bachelor Degree in any discipline with atleast 45% marks in aggregate||KUK CET + GD + PI|
|JMC/ Mass Comm.|
|Psychology/ Applied Psychology|
|Geography||B.A./B.Sc. (General or Hons.) with Geography as a subject with atleast 45% marks in aggregate|
|Fine Arts||Bachelor degree in any discipline with atleast 45% marks||Entrance Test|
|Education||Bachelor degree/ Shastri examination (New Scheme) of three years duration with atleast 45% marks||Academic Merit|
|Yoga Science||Bachelor‘s degree of three years duration with atleast 45% marks (42.75% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only)|
|Sanskrit||Bachelor degree with Sanskrit (Elective/Compulsory) for the duration of 3 years)/Shastri Examination (New Scheme) of three years duration with atleast 45% marks|
|Defence & Strategic Studies||Bachelor degree/ Shastri examination (New Scheme) of three year duration with atleast 45% marks|
|M.Com||B. Com. (Hons. Or Pass)/BBA or B.A. with Economics / Commerce/Marketing /Insurance as a subject with minimum 45% marks||KUK CET + GD + PI|
|M.Ed||-||B.Ed. with minimum 50% marks.||Academic Merit|
|M.P.Ed/ M.P.E.S||-||B.Sc. (Physical Education, Health Education & Sports) with atleast 50% marks in aggregate OR Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) with atleast 50% marks in aggregate||PET + KUK CET|
|LL.B (3 years)||Bachelor/Master degree with minimum 45% marks in aggregate.||Entrance Test|
|LL.B (5 years)||Senior Secondary Examination (10+2) with atleast 45% marks|
|LL.M||-||LL.B. (Professional) Examination or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto with atleast 50% marks in the aggregate||KUK CET + GD + PI|
|MHMCT||-||Master/Bachelor degree with at least 45% marks in aggregate||Academic Merit|
|MBA (H)||-||Bachelor’s Degree of three year duration in any discipline with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate||KUK CET + GD + PI|
|MCA||-||Bachelor’s Degree with 45% marks in aggregate with Mathematics at 10+2 level or the Mathematics/Statistics as one of the subjects at Graduation level OR BCA/B.Voc with 45% marks in aggregate.||Admission shall be made by the Haryana State Counselling Society, Panchkula|
|MCA (Lateral Entry)||-||Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration in BCA, B.Sc. (Information Technology /Computer Science) with 50% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as a course at 10+2 level or at Graduate level.||Academic Merit|
|M.Tech||Computer Science & Engineering||B.E./B.Tech or equivalent degree in Computer Science & Engineering /Computer Engineering / Information Technology/Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electronics Engineering / Electrical & Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering / Electrical Engineering or Master of Computer Applications (MCA) or M.Sc. (Computer Science/IT/Software) or M.Sc. (Maths.) or M.Sc. (Physics) with at least 50% (45% for SC candidates of Haryana) marks in aggregate along with valid GATE score||GATE scores or Entrance Exam conducted by the university.|
|Electronics & Communication Engineering||B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering/ Electronics & Telecom Engineering /Electronics Engineering with 50% marks in aggregate.|
|Biotechnology Engineering||B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in (a) Biotechnology /Industrial Biotechnology; (b) Bioinformatics/Bio-Chemical Engg./Bio-Medical Engg.|
|Manufacturing & Automation Engineering||B.E./B.Tech., or, equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Thermal Power Engineering/ Automobile Engineering./ Robotics Engineering/ CAD/ Mechatronics/ Aeronautical Engineering/ Industrial Engineering|
|M.Tech||Computer Science||MCA or M.Sc (Computer Science/IT/Software) or B.E./B.Tech.in Computer Engineering/ Computer Science& Engineering/Computer Technology/IT or equivalent degree with atleast 50% marks||GATE score/ On the basis of Merit|
|M.Sc||Computer Science||Bachelors/Post Graduate Degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks||Academic Merit|
|Statistics||B.A./B.Sc. (Hons. or Pass) with Statistics and/or Mathematics OR B.A.Economics/BE/B.Tech with Mathematics as a subject at 10+2 level and atleast 50% marks|
|M.L.I.Sc||Bachelor degree in any discipline from any University recognized by UGC with atleast 45% marks||Academic Merit + Weightage|
|M.L.I.Sc (Lateral Entry)||Passed 1st and 2nd Semesters of Integrated M.L.I.Sc. course or B.L.I.Sc. 1 year program|
|PG Diploma||Yoga Science||Bachelor‘s Degree OR Post Graduate degree in any faculty with minimum 45% marks (42.75% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only).|
Bachelor degree with English and Hindi as main subject with 45% marks (42.75% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only) in aggregate OR Bachelor degree with English (Hons.)/Hindi (Hons.) with 45% marks in aggregate.
|Bioinformatics||Bachelor/Master degree in Life Science, Pharmacy, Medical Engineering, Agriculture and Veterinary Science or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto with 50% in aggregate.|
Prospectus along with the application form can be downloaded from the website of Kurukshetra University. Interested candidates can log on to the website to register themselves and fill the online application form for Centralized PG Admissions. Candidates should register themselves through web portal using the "New Registration" button by creating their user ID and password. Upon successfully completing the registration process, the candidate can login into its account through "Applicant Login" button. In addition to it, the candidate has to upload his/her latest photo, scanned signature, Aadhar Card/Matric Certificate (in .jpg file of size not more than 40 KB). For detailed eligibility and application process, check KUK Centralized Admission Prospectus.
At the research level, the University offers M.Phil and PhD degree in a number of subject specializations. All aspirants must appear in the entrance test conducted by the concerned department followed by final selection through personal interview.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility||Selection Process|
Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent B grade in UGC seven point scale in the subject concerned or in an allied subject.
M.Phil degree (regular mode only) or a recognized equivalent degree beyond Master’s degree level with atleast 55% marks or its equivalent B grade in UGC seven point scale in the subject concerned or allied subject
In case of Faculty of Management Sciences, candidate must possess Master’s Degree or any other degree recognized equivalent thereto in
|Admission to the Ph.D. program shall be made through Entrance Test, as per the syllabus defined for National Eligibility Test (NET) by the University Grants Commission/Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)/Indian Council of Agriculture and Research (ICAR).|
|Computer Science & Applications|
|Defence & Strategic Studies|
|English & Foreign Languages|
|Institute of Mgt. Studies and Research|
|Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management|
|Journalism & Mass Communication|
|Library and Information Science|
|M.Phil||Commerce||Master Degree in the relevant subject with 50% marks or grade ‘C’ in the seven-point scale||Entrance Test|
|Music||MA Music||Entrance Test|
The following categories of candidates are exempted from appearing in the entrance test for PhD program and award of URS:
Apart from regular courses, MDU Rohtak also offers education through distance learning mode. Directorate of Distance Education, Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU DDE) offers various UG and PG programs in selected specializations. Admission to the distance edication courses is done on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination. Candidates should have passed 10+2 from a recognized board for admission to bachelor degree courses and must have completed graduate degree in order to apply for postgraduate courses.
|Course Name||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Criteria|
|BA, B.Com||Passed 10+2 from a recognized university||Selection is based on merit in the qualifying exam|
|B.L.I.Sc.||Pass at Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent|
|MA, M.Sc, M.Com||Bachelor’s degree in the relevant stream||Selection is based on merit in the qualifying exam|
Interested candidates can register for admission to courses offered by MDU CEE through the official university website. Candidates should fill the online application form and submit the application fees through e-challan at any branch of Punjab National Bank or Axis Bank. MDU students enrolling for PG program need to perform different steps while filling the application form as compared to students from other board or university. Candidates should send the application form along with requisite documents to:
Directorate of Distance Education,
Maharshi Dayanand University,
Rohtak-124001, Haryana, India.
For detailed information regarding distance education courses, check MDU DDE Admission 2019.
The admission prospectus containing details can be downloaded from the official website and the same can also be purchased from the University Office upon paying INR 150. Candidates may fill the application form online and submit the application fees via debit/credit card. The processing charges for submission of the application for admission will be charged as INR 600 for general category candidates and INR 150 (for SC/BC candidates of Haryana only).
Pre-Requisites for Applying Online
Before applying online, candidates should make sure the following things are at hand:
Upon filling the online/downloaded application form, the duly signed copy along with necessary documents and required fee must reach the concerned Department/Office within 5 days of the last date of submission of online application form.
The reservation policy of MDU is as per the Reservation Policy of Haryana Government. Out of total seats in each course, 15% seats are reserved for All India Open Category while 85% seats are reserved under state quota further distributed in the following categories:
|Haryana Open General Category||30%|
|SC Category of Haryana||20%|
|Backward Classes of Haryana||27%|
|Special Backward Classes (SBC)||10%|
|Economically Backward Person (EBP)||10%|
|Physically Handicapped (PH)||3%|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College