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Rayalaseema University PG CET 2018 Notification

Rayalaseema University PG Admissions - RU PG-CET-2018

RUPGCET 2018 is conducted for admission into various Post-Graduate Courses in Arts, Science and Commerce offered at Rayalaseema University, Kurnool and its affiliated Colleges for the academic year 2018

Eligible candidates may submit their applications through online mode

Courses of Study
The duration of each course offered is two years (four semesters); Regular (R), Payment (P) and Self-Financing (SF) Courses are offered at the University/the affiliated Colleges

Courses Available

  • M.Sc. Botany; Biochemistry; Biotechnology; Chemistry NP; Chemistry (Organic); Computer Science; Data Science; Economics; Electronics & Communications; English; Mathematics; Physics; OR&SQC (Statistics); Chemistry (Organic); Zoology
  • M.Com General
  • M.Ed.
  • M.A Telugu


Also See : Admission Notification


Important Dates

  • Commencement of Online Registration: 31st March 2018
  • Online Registration without Late Fee: 30th April 2018
  • Online Registration with Late Fee Rs.1000/- up to 10th May 2018
  • Downloading of Hall tickets: 02nd week of May 2018
  • Entrance Tests (Online Mode only): 04th week of May 2018
  • Declaration of Result: 01st week of June 2018


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have passed the qualifying examination with a minimum of 40% marks in the subject concerned. For the courses where admission is based on the degree as a whole, the aggregate percentage of marks in the group subjects should be at least 40%.
  • For admission to M.Ed., the aggregate marks in B.Ed/B.El.Ed should be at least 50% and in case of D.El.Ed with UG Degree course with 50% marks in each course. A pass is sufficient for SC/ST candidates for admission to any course
  • For admission to M.Sc. in Data Science and MA in Educational Leadership and Management, a minimum of 50% marks in-group subjects is compulsory; a minimum of 40% marks in group subjects is compulsory for SC/ST for admission to MSc in Data Science and MA Educational Leadership and Management
  • Candidates who have already passed the qualifying exam or who have appeared/are appearing for the final year annual exam in 2018 are eligible to apply

Eligibility Criteria for Different Courses:

  • The eligibility criteria for Entrance Test to each course available at Rayalaseema University (RU), Kurnool, and at its affiliated colleges are given below:
  • M.Sc. Biochemistry - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Chemistry/Biochemistry with any Biology subject (Test-Biochemistry)
  • M.Sc. Biotechnology - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Chemistry/ Biotechnology and any one Biology subject/ B. Tech Biotechnology (Test-Biotechnology)
  • M.Sc. Botany - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Botany and Chemistry / Biochemistry (Test-Botany)
  • M.Sc. Chemistry, Chemistry (Organic) - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry (studied for 3 years) and any two science subjects (Test-Chemistry)
  • M.Com., M.Com (Professional) - Eligibility: B.Com or BA with Accountancy under Part II or B.Com Computers/Computer Applications or BBA /BBM/ B.Com Company Secretary ship or B.Com (Honors) or B.Com (Restructured Courses) (Test-Commerce)
  • M.Sc. Computer Science - Eligibility: B.Sc.  Computer Science/BCA /BA Computer Applications/ B.Com Computer Applications/B.Sc.  Mathematics combination /BA Mathematics combination (Test- Computer Sci)
  • M.A Economics - Eligibility: BA with Economics (Test – Economics)
  • M.Ed. - Eligibility: B.Ed. (Test – Education)
  • M.Sc. Electronics & Communication - Eligibility: B.Sc.  Mathematics, Physics & Electronics; B.Sc.  Math, Electronics & Computer Science; B.Sc.  Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science; B.Sc.  Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry (Test-Electronics & Communications)
  • MA English - Eligibility: Any graduate with English in Part I or Part II for a minimum of atleast 200 marks (Test-English)
  • M.Sc. Mathematics, Applied, Mathematics - Eligibility: BA or B.Sc.  with Mathematics (Test-Mathematics)
  • M.Sc. Microbiology - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Microbiology/Chemistry and any two biology subjects (Test-Micro-Biology)
  • M.Sc. Physics - Eligibility: B.Sc.  with Physics and Mathematics (Test-Physics)
  • M.Sc. OR&SQC (Statistics) - Eligibility: BA/B.Sc.  with Statistics and Mathematics (Test-Statistics)
  • M.A. Telugu - Eligibility: Any graduate with Telugu in Part I or Part II or BA Oriental Learning in Telugu for a minimum of atleast 200 marks (Test-Telugu)
  • M.Sc. Zoology - Eligibility: BSc with Zoology and Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry (Test-Zoology)


Exam Pattern

  • There is a prescribed syllabus for each Entrance Test as given
  • Each Entrance Test will be of 90 minutes' duration with 100 multiple-choice questions. Each question will be for one mark and there will be no negative mark fora wrong answer
  • The question paper for Data Science, Educational Leadership & Management, English, and Computer Science will be in English only
  • For Telugu, question paper will be in Telugu only. For all other Tests, the question papers will be in both English and Telugu
  • Candidates can download their Hall Tickets from the website using their registration details
  • Candidate should answer only on the OMR SHEET provided to them with their name, Hall Ticket number, and Photo printed on it


Exam Centres

  1. Kurnool
  2. Nandyal
  3. Adoni
  • No change in examination centre will be entertained at any stage


  • The minimum qualifying mark in the Entrance Test is 25. However, for SC/ST candidates there is no minimum qualifying mark; when there is a tie on the basis of marks obtained in the Test as a whole, it will be resolved on the basis of marks obtained in Section-C
  • Ranks will be informed to the candidates by SMS after the announcement of RUPGCET-2018 results


Application Procedure

  • Detailed Information is Available on the Website www.rudoa.in or https://ruk.ac.in
  • For online submission go to the website www.rudoa.in / https://ruk.ac.in and click on online registration button
  • A candidate has to pay Rs.400/- (Rs.300/- for SC/ST/PHC) (Plus Bank charges applicable for the mode of payment selected) as Registration & Application Processing Fee (and late fee if applicable) by opting any of the following modes of payments: Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking
  • A Separate registration is required for each Test

Steps for Online Registration:

  • Read the eligibility conditions given in prospectus for the test to be taken (Ex: Test 09-Electronics); go to the website www.rudoa.in and click on online registration button/link

Select a test from the List:

  • Fill all the details and press the submit button to get challan. A challan (with three parts) appears on the screen with your name, Application No. & Fee to Pay; print the challan and pay the amount as per challan in any State Bank of Hyderabad/Andhra Bank branches only; payments in other banks are not allowed

Uploading Challan:

  • After payment in the bank the candidate should scan and upload the challan (University Copy) on website; the upload file format should be in jpeg/jpg with less than 100 KB in size; after authorization of your challan/payment the candidate will get a confirmation SMS to his mobile which was given at the time of registration
  • Without getting confirmation, SMS the candidate will not be able to logon to the web site and fill the online application form
  • To filled in application to "The Convener, RUPGCET-2018, Rayalaseema University, Kurnool-518007
  • For further, more information, please visit website www.rudoa.in / https://ruk.ac.in


RUPGCET-2018 Office

Academic Building, Ground Floor, Rayalaseema University Kurnool, Kurnool-518007 (A.P.), Email: convenerrupgcet@gmail.com, Website www.rudoa.in / https://ruk.ac.in