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HPU Shimla Admission 2018 - MA MSc LLB MMC BHM MEd FYICTA PGDMC


HPU Shimla Admission for Entrance Test Based Courses 2018

HPU Shimla Admission 2018 - Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to the following courses against Subsidised/Non-Subsidised seats for the academic year 2018-19

HPU Shimla
  • Himachal Pradesh University, named after the State of Himachal Pradesh, was established on 22nd July 1970. The University is located at Summer Hill, a suburb at the western end of Shimla at a distance of 5Kms. from the town
Academic Programs
  • Various academic programs offered are of the Master's Level, MPhil & Doctoral Levels, Certificates, Diplomas, PG Diplomas; Five-year Course BALLB (Hons.)is also offered at the University Institute of Legal Studies (UILS)
  • The Courses Offered at HPU Regional Centre located at Dharamshala include LLB, MSc Geology, M.A./MSc Mathematics, M.A. (English, Political Science, Economics, Hindi, Sanskrit, Public Administration), MMC, MCA, MBA and PGDCA
  • MA/MSc (Master of Arts/Master of Science) (2 years): Botany, Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
  • MA(2 years): English, Physical Education, Social Work
  • LLB (Bachelor of Law) (3 years) (HPU PG Centre at Shimla)
  • MMC (Master of Mass Communication) (2 years)
  • PGHRD (PG Diploma in Human Resource Development) (1 year)
  • PGDMC (PG Diploma in Mass Communication) (1 year)
  • M.Ed. (Master of Education) (1 year)
  • MTA (Master of Tourism Administration) (2 years)
  • FYICTA (Five Years Integrated Course (Master) in Tourism Administration) (5 years)
  • BHM (Bachelor in Hotel Management) (3 years)
  • The admission to these courses shall be made on the merit of entrance tests and past academic record wherever applicable. All the seats for Diploma in HRD are under Non-Subsidised scheme

Eligibility Criteria

  • A Bachelor's degree of a University established by law in India (with the subject of study for M.A./M.Sc.as one of the subjects) with a minimum of 48 credits in Major subject, 48 credits in two minor subjects, 9 credits in compulsory, 1 credit in GI & hobby with aggregate of 106 credits for the award of pass degree OR
  • A Bachelor's degree with II Division or with at least 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ST candidates) In aggregate in the subject concerned in three years of degree or Honours in the subject concerned. In case of Physics the candidate must have passed B.Sc/B.A. with Mathematics as an elective subject
Basis of Admission
  • The admission to these courses will be made strictly on the basis of marks obtained in the Entrance Test and shall be open to all, subject to the reservation approved by the University. The merit will be determined on the basis of competitive examination
  • The minimum qualifying marks for the Entrance Test will be 35% (in case of SC/ST candidates, the minimum qualifying marks shall be reduced until the full SC/ST quota for admission has been exhausted) for calling the candidates for Interview/Admission

Eligibility (M.Sc. Geography)

  • A Bachelor's degree of a University established by law in India (with Geography as one of the subjects)with a minimum of 48 credits in Major subject, 48 credits in two minor subjects, 9 credits in compulsory, 1 credit in GI & hobby with aggregate of 106 credits for the award of pass degree OR
  • A Bachelor's degree with II Division or with at least 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ST candidates) In Aggregate in the subject concerned in three years of degree or Honours in the subject concerned OR
  • Degree of a foreign University which may be recognised as equivalent for the purpose by the Vice-Chancellor with such conditions as he may impose regarding the additional courses of study which the candidate would be required to pass to qualify for the degree
Basis of Admission
  • Admission will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the Entrance Test of 100 Marks. The Test shall be open to all with the Bachelor Degree such as B.A./B.Sc. with Geography as one of the subject. The qualifying marks in the Entrance Test for admission in M.Sc. Geography shall be minimum of 35%
  • The Written Test shall be comprising multiple choice questions (MCQ)

Please Note:

  • For further details regarding Eligibility Criteria, Prospectus and other details, please refer to the website: http://www.admissions.hpushimla.in/Instructions/HBI_ENTRANCE_BASED.pdf

Application Procedure

  • Online Application forms for the subjects/ courses as mentioned above at Sr. No. I to IV for the Entrance Test are invited from the eligible candidates upto 01st May 2018
  • Online forms are available in the H.P. University Website i.e. www.hpuniv.nic.in
  • The Prospectus and Application forms for admission in Two years degree course Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM) (after Graduation), and Five Years Integrated Course in Tourism and Travel Management (FYICTTM) (after Plus Two) will be available online in the University Website i.e. www.admissions.hpushimla or www.hpuniv.in and www.hpuniv.nic.in
  • Contact No. of the Institute 0177- 2633251 (10.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.)
  • The Online Application form and instructions for filling up the online application form are available on the website of Department of Computer Science i.e. www.hpuniv.nic.in
  • However, the Information Brochure for Admission can be downloaded from http://hpucs.ac.in
  • No. separate printed Information Brochure is being sold from anywhere for the admission to MCA & M.Tech. (CS) Course
  • For detail information for Sr. No. II log on www.hpuniv.nic.in, www.admission.hpushimla and www.hpuniv.in or contact 0177-2633251
Application Fee
  • M.Sc./ M.A - Mathematics, LLB, MMC & PGDMC, M.A. Social Work, English, M.A, M.Sc.
  • For General Categories - Rs.700/-
  • For SC/ST/Antodaya/IRDP - Rs.350/-
  • M.Ed., MABE; M.A. (Physical Education); M.P.Ed.; Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM); Five Years Integrated Course in Tourism and Travel Management (FYICTTM); MCA & M.Tech.
  • For General Categories - Rs.700/-
  • For SC/ST/Antodaya/IRDP - Rs.350/-
  • MBA(RD), M.Sc. (Environmental Sciences), MFA (Pahari Miniature Painting) P.G. Diploma in Disaster and Disaster Management
  • For General Categories - Rs.700/-
  • For SC/ST/Antodaya/IRDP - Rs.350/-

Important Dates

For MCA

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 02nd April 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 01st May 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 22nd May 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 31st May 2018

For M.Tech. (CS)

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 02nd May 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 02nd June 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 07th June 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 18th June 2018

For MBA (RD)

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 15th April 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 15th May 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 20th May 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 28th May 2018

For M.Sc. (EVS)

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 15th April 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 15th May 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 20th May 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 31st May 2018

For MFA (Pahari Miniature Painting)

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 15th April 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 15th May 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 26th May 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 01st June 2018

For DDDM

  • Online filling up of Entrance Application form starts from: 15th April 2018
  • Last Date for Applying: 15th May 2018
  • Admit Cards downloading Date: 26th May 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 01st June 2018

HPU Shimla

Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Office of the Dean of Studies, Shimla‐171005, Tel 0177-2830922, 0177-2832922, Website http://hpuniv.nic.in