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Himachal Pradesh University PG Admission 2020, Eligibility, Fees, Selection

HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020 - Himachal Pradesh University Shimla invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to various Postgraduate courses offered for the academic session 2020-21 on the basis of an entrance test. Applications for the same can be submitted online till May 30, 2020

Check the post below for more details on HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020.


Program Offered

  1. M.Sc. (Physics, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Maths, Geography, Environmental Sciences),
  1. MA (Social Work, English, Phy. Edu.), M.A (Hindi, Translation, Sanskrit, Performing Arts, Economics, Sociology, Public Administration, Political Science, Psychology, History, Yoga Studies, Rural Development, Visual Arts (Painting), MA(JMC) & MABE
  1. M.P.Ed, LLB,  M.Ed, M.Com.,
  1. MBA(Rural Development)
  1. MFA (Pahari Miniature Painting)


HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020 Important Dates

Last date for receipt of Admission

30th May 2020

The dates for Entrance Tests

will be notified later


Eligibility Criteria for HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020


Education Qualification

For M.A.  & M.Com

A Bachelor’s degree in any stream (Arts, Science and Commerce) from a University

For M.Sc.

B.A. / B.Sc. / B.Com. degree from any University recognised by Himachal Pradesh University, with 45% (40% marks in case of SC / ST ) in aggregate.

For MBA(Rural Development)

Bachelor Degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern of education or its equivalent from any recognised institute /university with at least 50% (45% in case of SC/ST) marks in aggregate.


Admission to MFA-Pahari Miniature Painting will be on the basis of merit as determined by the marks obtained by the candidates in the qualifying examinations and entrance examination conducted by the department/university followed by the personal interview by a committee comprising external and internal experts. The entrance examination will be to examine the art aptitude of the students.

For M.Ed

Candidates seeking admission to the M.Ed. programme should have obtained at least 50 percent marks or an equivalent grade in the following programmes B.Ed./B.A.B.Ed., B.Sc.B.Ed./ B.El.Ed./D.El.Ed. with an undergraduate degree (with 50% marks in each)

Age Limit

A candidate seeking admission to the course should not have completed the age of 26 years in case of boys, 28 years in case of girls, and 29 years in case of SC/ST (both for boys and girls) as on July 2020


HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020 Application Process

  1. Eligible candidates can apply online through official website https://admissions.hpushimla.in/
  1. Candidates have to fill the personal details, academic qualification, affix photo and signature and make the payment of the application fee.
  1. Email id and valid number must be there with the candidate before applying for the course as these are the important fields in the form and HPU communicates via mail or SMS once the application form is filled.


Application Fee

For General Category

Rs. 700/-

For Reserved Categories

Rs. 350/-

Mode of Payment

Through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking


Selection Process for HPU Shimla PG Admission 2020

  1. Admission will be made on the basis of performance in the Entrance Test and previous academic record of the candidate.
  1. 50% weightage each be given to the entrance test and previous academic record of the candidate respectively.


Examination Centres

  1.  H.P. University, Shimla – 5
  1. Govt. College Mandi
  1. Govt. College Hamirpur
  1. H.P. University Regional Centre  Dharamshala, Kangra


Issuing of Roll Numbers

  1. Candidates can download the admit card online through the official website.
  1. The Admit Card will be sent online. If a candidate fails to receive the Entrance Test Admit Card five days prior to the holding of the entrance test, he / she himself/herself should enquire from the concerned Department about his / her eligibility etc.
  1. At least four days before the commencement of the test. No enquiry shall be entertained after this period.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website