Savitribai Phule Pune University announces Admission to MA in Politics 2019

Pune University MA Politics Admission 2019 – Savitribai Phule Pune University Department of Politics and Public Administration has invited applications for admission to 2 years M.A. Politics offered for academic years 2019-20.


Course Offered: M.A. Politics


Duration of the Course: 2 years

No. of Seats: 60

See: MA Admission


Pune University MA Politics Admission 2019 Important Dates

  • Commencement of filling of online application: 01st May 2019
  • Last date of filling online application: 25th May 2019
  • Schedule of Online Entrance Examination: 10th to 20th June 2019


Eligibility Criteria for Pune University MA Politics Admission 2019

  • B.A. with History Special or General Subjects
  • Graduates from any discipline from recognized University. While giving admission, preference will be given in following order.
  • Candidates with Political Science as a Special Subject.
  • Candidate with a degree in Journalism or any Social Science.
  • Candidates with a degree in languages.
  • Candidates with a degree in non-Social Science Subject.


  • 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)

See: Admission Notification and Dates
Social Reservation

  • 3% Seats are reserved for Physically handicapped Students
  • 5% Seats are reserved for Defense Personnel child/Ex- Serviceman Child.
  • Subject to availability, 3% of the seats over and above the approved intake capacity shall be reserved for the students participating at the national level/state level/university level sports and cultural competitions.

Entrance Exam and Admission

  • Candidate shall be admitted to the above course strictly on the basic of merit in the Entrance Exam.
  • Syllabus for the Entrance Exam of the each course will be available on the webpage of respective University Departments.
  • Online Entrance Examination will be of 100 marks with multiple choice questions (MCQ).
  • Online Entrance Exam paper will consist of 2 Sections.
  • Section A – General knowledge /aptitude/logic/comprehension: 20 Marks
  • Section B – Subject specific Question : 80 Marks


Selection Process

Students graduating from the colleges affiliated to the Savitribai Phule Pune University.

  • 50% weightage will be given to the performance at the Entrance Examination.
  • 50% weightage will be given to the total marks obtained in qualifying Examination.

Students graduating from any Indian Statutory Universities other than Pune University.

  • The Merit criterion will be based exclusively on their performance in the Entrance Examination.

Application Fee

  • General Category  – Rs.500/-
  • Reserved Category  – Rs. 350/-
  • Payment should be made online using Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking etc.

See: Latest Entrance Exams


Pune University MA Politics Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Online Application form is Available on the website
  • Online registration process will be treated as complete only after the required certificates and applications are uploaded on website on or before 25th May 2019

For any information on the nature, scope and prospects of the course, candidates should visit the website

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Department of Politics and Public Administration Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune 411 007, Website