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Periyar University PG Admission 2020, Courses, Application Form, Dates

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Periyar University Salem announces Admission to Postgraduate and Diploma Programs 2020

Periyar University PG Admissions 2020 - Periyar University has published official notification for eligible candidates for admission into the following Postgraduate & Diploma Programmes through Entrance Test offered at PG Extension Centre, Dharmapuri of the academic year 2020-21. Candidates who are eligible can fill their Application Form on or before August 17, 2020

Interested candidates can check the post below for more details on Periyar University PG Admissions 2020 such as the courses offered, eligibility criteria, application process, fee, etc.


Courses Offered

1. Master of Arts (M.A.)
2. Master of Science (M.Sc)
3. Master of Commerce (M.Com.)
4. Master of Education (M. Ed.)
5. Master of Library & Information Science (M.L.I.Sc.)
6. Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in Energy Technology
7. Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
8. Master of Business Administration (MBA)
9. 5-Year Integrated Programme M.A. JMC (Electronic Media) and M.Sc. Environmental Science
10. Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc.)
11. PG Diploma Programme in Geoinformatics
12. Diploma Programme in Health Science Management
13. Certificate Programme in Quality Control

Periyar University PG Admissions 2020 Important Dates

Last date for submission of completed online application form

17th August 2020

Date of Entrance Test will be intimated

through mail/SMS only

Eligibility Criteria for Periyar University PG Admissions 2020

  • Candidates should have Passed Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline with minimum marks from a recognized University.
  • Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in Science stream (PCM / PCB)  with at least 50% ( 45% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) marks  from a recognized University.
  • For M.Ed. Admission is required to  B.Ed./ B.A., B.Ed./B.Sc. B.Ed./B.EI.Ed./D.EI.Ed. With an undergraduate degree (with 50% of marks in each) For SC/ST Communities, 45% Marks.
  • Candidates appearing for the final year examination of a degree can also apply.
  • For all courses, eligibility criteria check the official Website https://www.periyaruniversity.ac.in/

Periyar University PG Admissions 2020 Application Process

  • Interested Students seeking admission can apply only through online by logging onto the University Website www.periyaruniversity.ac.in. and the necessary fee must be paid through online only.
  • Application form can also be downloaded from the official website
  • The duly filled online application printout (hard copy) along with self attested copies of the mark statement, Community certificate, Transfer Certificate (SSLC, HSC and UG), of the qualifying examinations and a self – addressed stamped envelope (28cm x 13 cm) for Rs.10/- should be sent to the respective Head of The Department, Periyar University, Salem – 636 011 on or before August 17, 2020
  • The candidates who are unable to submit the application by online contact the Public Relations Officer of Periyar Universityto get the assistance for submitting the application
  • The candidates are desirous to seek admission to be required to apply on the prescribed form online. Only those applicants, who apply online before the last date and satisfy the eligibility criteria, will be considered for admission.  

Application Fee

For PG Programmes / M.Tech & B.Voc

Rs. 250/-

For  M.C.A. / M.Ed.

Rs. 500/-

For M.B.A.

Rs. 750/-

For Certificate/ Diploma Programmes

Rs. 100/-

Mode of Payment

Online through Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking.

Selection  Procedure

  • Admission to Master’s degree programs are based on the marks obtained in both the qualifying examinations and the entrance examination. Entrance examination will be conducted by the respective Departments for each different course which would also intimate the result to the candidates.
  • Admission to MBA is based on TANCET/MAT/CAT/PRIMS Entrance Exam or any other equivalent admission test score & Group discussion and Personal Interview.

Admit card/Hall ticket

  • The Hall ticket for the entrance test can be downloaded from the University website.
  • Admit card/Hall ticket  will only be released for the candidates who have submitted the application form on or before the last date. Admit card contains the important details regarding the exams like examination time, venue and instruction which candidates must follow during the examination time.


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