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Savitribai Phule Pune University MSc Zoology Admission 2018

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


Course Offered

  • M.Sc Zoology

Duration of the Course: 02 years
No. of Seats: 26

 

Also See : Admission Notification

 

Important Date

  • Start date of online application: 4th May, 2018
  • End date of online application: 2nd June  2018
  • Last date of submission of application form: 5th June 2018
  • Date of Entrance Test: 22ndh June 2018 (11.00 noon. to 2.15 p.m.)
  • Date of declaration of result of the Entrance test:30th June 2018
  • Date of publication of merit list:  2nd July, 2018
  • Date of publication of successive merit list: 9th July 2018
  • Date of admission: 9th July 2018 onwards
  • Date of Commencement of the course: 15th July 2018

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • B. Sc. Graduates of Pune University (Maharashtra Domicile) with Zoology as principal subjectwith 60 % marks OR
  • B. Sc. Graduates of Pune University (Maharashtra Domicile) with Biotechnology, Microbiology, Physics, Chemistry, Botany as principal subject with Zoology as subsidiary subject with 60 % marks OR
  • B. Sc. Graduates of any other University with Zoology /Life Sciences / Biological Sciences/Animal Sciences etc. as principal subject. with 60 % marks
  • A relaxation of 5% marks will be considered for reserved candidates who are domiciles of Maharashtra.

Reservation

  • 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 Objective and descriptive
  • Number and names of sections in Question paper
    • Section I – multiple-choice questions on reasoning and comprehension.
    • Section II – multiple-choice questions in Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at 10 + 2 level
    • Section III – short answer questions in Zoology, Biology, Microbiology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Statistics at B.Sc. level.
  • Section wise weight age of marks
    • Section I – 30 marks
    • Section II – 60 marks
    • Section III – 90 marks
  • Number of Questions
    • Section I – 30
    • Section II – 60
    • Section III – 25
  • Marks per question for correct answer
    • Section I – 1 mark for each answer
    • Section II – 1 mark for each answer
    • Section III – 6 marks for each answer
  • Total Marks 180
  • Negative Marking  - For section I & II, 0.25 marks for incorrect answer

 

Examination Center:

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

 

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 Zoology. at http://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 http://www.unipune.ac.in/dept/science/zoology/zoology_webfiles/admissions.htm

 

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Department of Zoology, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune: - 411 007, Website http://www.unipune.ac.in/dept/science/zoology/zoology_webfiles/admissions.htm