Vector Control Research Centre MSc PHE Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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Vector Control Research Centre (VCRC) Pondicherry announces Master of Science in Public Health Entomology (MSc PHE) Admission 2021

VCRC MSc PHE Admission 2021 – Vector Control Research Centre (VCRC), Puducherry (Pondicherry) invites applications for admission to two-years Master of Science (M.Sc.) Program in Public Health Entomology (PHE) affiliated to the Pondicherry University, Puducherry for the academic year 2021-22
Candidates can check the complete information of VCRC M.Sc. PHE Admission 2021 application process, eligibility criteria, and other information through this page below.

VCRC M.Sc. PHE Admission 2021 Important Dates

  • Last date for the submission of filled-in application: 23rd July 2021
  • Date of Common Entrance Test (Category I): 22nd August 2021
  • Date of Personal Interview (Category II): 25th August 2021 (A/N)
  • Declaration of Results: 27th August 2021
  • Admission: 30th August 2021 to 3rd September 2021
  • Commencement of Classes: 8th September 2021

Program Details

  • Program Available: Master of Science (M.Sc.) Program in Public Health Entomology (PHE)
  • Duration: Two years

No. of Seats

  • Total number of seats is
  • Category I: 8 (Gen 40.5%, EWS 10%, OBC 27%; SC 15% & ST 7.5%)
  • Category IIA: 2; Category IIB: 2

Eligibility Criteria for VCRC M.Sc. PHE Admission 2021

Category I: Open Competition

  • Passed any one of the following exams of any University accepted by the Academic Council of P.U., Puducherry: B.Sc., in the discipline of Zoology/Botany/Life Sciences/MLT /Microbiology/Ecology /Environmental Sci./Biochemistry or B.V.Sc., or MBBS, or BE/BTech degree with Biotechnology as one of the subject

Category II: In-service (Self Supporting/Sponsored)

  • Indian Nationals: Passed the Degree exam in any of the disciplines indicated under Category I from a recognized University accepted by the Academic Council of Pondicherry University, Puducherry
  • Foreign Nationals: Applicants under this category possessing qualification as mentioned under the Category I or the qualification for which Equivalent Certificate obtained from AIU New Delhi are eligible

VCRC M.Sc. PHE Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Application form and Prospectus can be downloaded from the website
  • Application form should be super-scribed as "APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION TO M.Sc., PHE" and sent by Registered/Speed Post to "The Director, Vector Control Research Centre, Medical Complex, Indira Nagar, Puducherry-605006

Application Fee

  • Indian Nationals
  • Demand Draft to the value of Rs.100/- (Rs.50/- in the case of SC/ST) towards application fee

Selection Process

  • Category I will be based on their performance in the CET (Objective type test of two hours duration). The common entrance test will be held only at Puducherry
  • Category II A based on personal interview and; Category II B: based on a letter of recommendation/reference from the Employer

Scholarship Details

  • Category-I will be paid a sum of Rs.6000/- per month
  • Category-IIA will be paid a sum of Rs.3000/- per month


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