Madurai Kamaraj University 2017 PG Admission - MA MSc MPhil

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Admission to All India PG Courses for the Academic year 2017-18

Applications are invited for admission to the following courses offered by the Schools of the University for the academic year 2017-18

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai opens of for Admission 2017-18. Applications are invited for admission to the following courses offered by the university for the academic year 2017-18

Courses Offered

Category-A (Selection based on Entrance Test Marks Only)

M.Sc. (2 years): Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geography, Environmental Sciences, Earth Remote Sensing & Geo Information Technology

M.A. (2 years): Tamil, English & Comparative Literature,

M.P.Ed (NCTE Recognized) (2 years) (In addition to the entrance test, practical Exam & Viva-Voce will be conducted on the same day of the entrance test)

M.Phil. Courses (1 year): Tamil, History, Economics, French, Linguistics, Malayalam, Telugu, Sanskrit, Kannada, Vedangas, English, English Language Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Saiva Siddantha Philosophy, Peace Making and Gandhian Thought, Christianity, Comparative Religion, Art History, Folklore, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Biotechnology, Environmental Sciences, Marine Environmental Studies, Materials Science, Geography, Communication Studies, Management, Commerce, Entrepreneurship, Physical Education, Library & Information Science, Computer Application, Nanoscience and Technology, Botany, Journalism & Mass Communication, Education (Weekend Course)

Category-B (Selection based on marks in the qualifying exams)

M.A. (2 years): Linguistics, Kannada, Telugu, Sanskrit, French, Malayalam Language & Literature, Economics, History, Sociology, Folklore, Political Science, Philosophy & Religion, Administrative Studies

M.A. English Language Studies (2 years)

M.Sc (2 years): Mathematical Economics, Communication and Journalism, E-Media Communications, Peace Making

M.Ed. (1 year), MBA (Evening Programme) (2 years), M.Com (2 years), M.L.I.Sc (2 years)

Advanced Post Graduate Diploma Course in Geographical Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing Applications (1 year)

Post Graduate Diploma in SCUBA Diving for Marine Biotechnology

Eligibility Criteria

M.Sc. Genomics: A Bachelor's degree in any branch of Life Sciences (Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics or equivalent), Physical and Chemical Sciences (Physics and Chemistry), Medicine, Veterinary and Agriculture from any recognized Indian or Foreign University, with 55% marks or equivalent are eligible to apply

Students with B.Tech. Degrees in Biotechnology, Computer Science, Information Technology and Bioinformatics with Biology at +2 level are also eligible

Note: A minimum of 40% seats will be allocated to candidates from outside Tamilnadu State (Residence and Institution)

M.Sc. (Microbial Gene Technology) (M.Sc. (MGT)): A Bachelor's degree in science courses where Biological Sciences – Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Microbial Technology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics, and etc- is either a Major or an Ancillary subject. Students from professional courses such as MBBS, B.VSc., B.D.S, B.Pharm., B.Sc. (Agriculture) and related subjects from a recognized Indian or Foreign University are also eligible

M.Sc. (Biochemical Technology) (M.Sc. (BCT)): A pass in B.Sc. degree in Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Genetics/Nutrition and Dietetics/ Microbiology/ Biology/ Botany/ Zoology/ Chemistry/Medical Laboratory Technology/Triple major with Biochemistry and allied subjects

M.Sc. (Marine Biology): Candidates with a Bachelor's Degree in any branch of Life Sciences-Biology/ Biochemistry/ Botany/ Zoology/Marine Biology/Microbiology/Bio-technology of a recognized Indian or Foreign University are eligible. Candidates should have scored a minimum of 55% marks in the subject

MBA - (Residential Programme): A pass in any Bachelor's degree

M.B.A. (Hospital Administration): A pass in any Bachelor's degree

M.C.A. - (Master of Computer Applications): Graduate in any discipline with Mathematics as compulsory subject at 10+2 level (or); Graduate in Computer Science / Computer Applications / Software / IT

Candidates who have not studied Mathematics at +2 levels but having studied the subjects: (i) Business Mathematics; (ii) Business Mathematics & Operational Research; (iii) Operations Research; (iv) Business Mathematics and Statistics; (v) Numerical Methods and Mathematics only at graduate level are not eligible to apply

Course Requirements

(a) Candidates should have studied under 10+2+3 or 10+1+4 or 10+3+2 pattern (b) Candidates who are undergoing the VI Semester/III year (Non-Semester) of the U.G. course are eligible to apply for PG Courses (c) The candidates should have successfully completed the course at the time of admission

Selection Procedure

a) The selection of candidate is based on the marks in the Entrance Test conducted by Madurai Kamaraj University and the short-listed candidates will be called for Seminar presentation and Interview conducted by Madurai Kamaraj University at Madurai for the following courses:

1. M.Sc. Genomics

2. M.Sc. Microbial Gene Technology

3. M.Sc. Biochemical Technology

b) The selection of candidate is based on the marks in the Entrance Test conducted by Madurai Kamaraj University for the following courses:
1. M.Sc. Marine Biology

c)  The selection of candidate is based on the marks in the Entrance Test conducted by Madurai Kamaraj University and the short-listed candidates will be called for Group Discussion & Personal Interview conducted by Madurai Kamaraj University at Madurai for the following courses:
1. M.C.A. - Master of Computer Applications
2. M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration
3. M.B.A. - Hospital Administration
d) This University reserves the right to change the Selection Procedure

Reservation Policy

Tamilnadu Govt. Reservation Policy will be strictly followed for admission to these courses

Publication of Selection

Selected candidates will be intimated individually by post. The list of Register Numbers of selected candidates will also be published in the University website / displayed on the Department Notice Board

Entrance Test (Category-A)

Applicants seeking admission for these courses are required to appear for the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Madurai Kamaraj University; the entrance test will be of objective type for a period of 100 minutes

Mere appearance for the entrance examination does not mean that the candidate is eligible for admission

Test Centres

The Entrance Tests may be conducted at the following centres: Madurai, Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, New Delhi, Hyderabad and Thiruvananthapuram

How to Apply

Prospectus and application can be downloaded from the website www.mkuniversity.org

Applicants are requested to read carefully the rules of eligibility and other instructions given in the prospectus; applicants who are willing to apply for more than one course should use separate application form for each course

Filled in application should be sent to the Registrar, Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkalainagar, Madurai-62502

Registration Fee

Registration Fee Rs.600 (each courses)
Category-A: All PG Courses - Rs.300/-
Category-A: All M.Phil Courses - Rs.400/-
Category-B: All PG Courses - Rs.200/-
Category-B: Post PG Diploma Course - Rs.300/-

Instructions for filling-up the application
The entries in the application form should be made by the applicant in their own hand writing legibly in English only
ii. Details of the Xerox copies of the certificates to be enclosed along with the application forms should be in English version and the same be furnished in the relevant column of the application
iii. Enclosures to be sent along with the filled-in application
iv. The candidates have to submit Xerox copies of the following certificates duly attested by a Gazetted Officer along with the application. Original certificates should not be sent
v. SSLC, HSE mark statement
vi. UG/PG Degree Marks statement /Grade certificates/ Provisional Certificate Community certificate obtained from Tahsildar/ Deputy Tahsildar concerned Otherwise it will not be taken into account
v. Income Certificate obtained 3 months prior to the date of advertisement (for SC/ST/Blind candidates only) from the competent issuing authority

For more information on college and courses, please click MKU, Madurai

Important Dates

Prospectus and Applications available from Website 15th February 2017

Last date for submitting filled-in application 15th March 2017

Date of Entrance Test: 22nd April 2017 & 23rd April 2017

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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