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Pune University MSc Botany Admission 2018

Pune University MSc Botany Admission 2018

Pune University MSc Botany Admission 2018 - Department of Botany, Savitribai Phule Pune University, has invited applications for admission to 2 years MSc Botany offered for year 2018-19

Course Offered

  • M.Sc Botany

Duration of the Course: 02 years
No. of Seats: 50


Also See : Admission Notification


Important Date

  • Start date of online application: 2nd May, 2018
  • End date of online application: 26th May 2018
  • Last date of submission of application form: 4th June 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 25th June 2018 (12.00 noon. to 3.00 p.m.)
  • Date of declaration of result of the Entrance test:23rd June 2018
  • Date of publication of merit list:  30th June, 2018
  • Date of publication of successive merit list: After 8 days
  • Date of admission: 5th July 2018 or Immediately after publication of merit list
  • Date of Commencement of the course: 15th July 2018


Eligibility Criteria

  • B. Sc. Botany, B. Sc. Life Sciences with Botany as subsidiary subject with 50% marks
  • A relaxation of 5% marks will be considered for reserved candidates who are domiciles of Maharashtra.


  • SC 13%
  • ST 07%
  • DT(A) 03%
  • NT(B) 2.5%
  • NT(C) 3.5%
  • NT(D) 02%
  • OBC 19%
  • SBC (as per Govt. of Maharashtra rule)

Social Reservation

  • 3% seats are reserved for Physically handicapped Students
  • 5% Seats are reserved for Defense Personnel’s child/Ex-Serviceman Child.
  • 30% Seats are reserved for female Candidates for graduate Courses
  • One Migrant student from Jammu & Kashmir, per course over and above the sanctioned intake capacity will be admitted as per the merit in the entrance test.


Selection Process

  • Savitribai Phule Pune University students: 50 % of the marks obtained in the Entrance Examination + 50% of the marks secured in the subject Botany at S.Y. & T.Y. level.
  • Other University Students: Based only on marks obtained in Entrance Examination.


Exam Pattern

  • Nature of Questions: Objectives
  • Number of Questions: 100
  • Marks per question: 1
  • Total Marks: 100


Examination Center:

  • Department of Botany, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune 411 007.



  • As per the rules & regulations of Govt. of Maharashtra & Savitribai Phule Pune University.


Application Fee

  • Open Category and Outside Maharashtra State Candidates - Rs.500/-
  • Reserved category Candidates from the State of Maharashtra – Rs350/-


Application Procedure

  • Availability of Online forms for admission to M.Sc. at https://campus.unipune.ac.in from 2nd May to 26th May 2018
  • For any information on the nature, scope and prospects of the course, candidates should visit the website:  https://unipune.ac.in/dept/science/Botany/default.htm


Savitribai Phule Pune University

Department of Botany, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune: - 411 007, Website https://unipune.ac.in/dept/science/Botany