TANUVAS PG and PG Diploma Courses Admission 2018 – Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) has released the notification for the candidates of Tamil Nadu for admission to the following Post Graduate Degree and PG Diploma Programs of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University for the academic year 2018-19 from 13th August to 07th September 2018
Interested candidates can read the complete details of TANUVAS Admission 2018 for PG &PG Diploma Courses such as application form, eligibility criteria, selection process etc. on this page.
Online Application Form Available from 13th August 2018
Last Date of Submission Online Application Form: 07th September 2018, 06.00 pm
Last Date for Receipt of Hardcopy: 17th September 2018 (05:45 pm)
Seats to be filled in different Postgraduate Degree Courses during 2018-19
MVSc & PhD (Veterinary and Animal Sciences)
MVSc & PhD Disciplines: Animal Biotechnology; Animal Genetics and Breeding; Animal Husbandry Economics; Animal Nutrition; Veterinary Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Livestock Production Management; Livestock Products Technology; Poultry Science; Veterinary Anatomy; Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education; Veterinary Biochemistry; Veterinary Clinical Medicine; Veterinary Preventive Medicine; Veterinary Microbiology; Veterinary Parasitology; Veterinary Pathology; Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology; Veterinary Physiology; Veterinary Surgery; and Radiology; Veterinary Anaesthesiology; Wild Life Science and Veterinary Public Health
MVSc = Total Seats – MVC-49, VCRI, NKL-29 Seats
PhD = Total Seats – MVC-44, VCRI, NKL-23 Seats
MTech (Food Technology) at College of Food and Dairy Technology, Koduvalli, Chennai Number of Seats: 10
PhD (Food Technology) at College of Food and Dairy Technology, Koduvalli, Chennai Number of seats: 05
PhD (Biotechnology) at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai Number of Seats: 05
Eligibility Criteria for TANUVAS Admission 2018
For MVSc Degree Programs
Candidates possessing a BVSc / BVSc & AH degree of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University or any other University recognized as equivalent thereof shall be eligible to apply. The candidates should have completed their degrees from colleges recognized by the Veterinary Council of India.
75% of the admission strength for the year is available for the candidates from Tamil Nadu. The remaining 25% is reserved for candidates from other states through ICAR. If there are any unfilled seats in Tamil Nadu State quota, the same will be filled with candidates from other States who have applied and appeared for the entrance exam conducted by the University
Candidates from other states will be considered for admission by maintaining a separate rank list only against the vacancies that may arise after filling the State quota.
For MTech (Food Technology) Degree Program
Candidates possessing a BTech (FPT / FT) degree of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University or candidates who have studied a four years degree program in Food Processing Technology / Food Technology / Food Engineering / Dairy Technology or equivalent Engineering or Technology course from a recognised University or any other University recognized as equivalent thereof shall be eligible to apply
Candidates with an GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 under trimester system or 6.50 out of 10.00 or 65% aggregate under semester pattern alone are eligible to apply for admission to MTech (FT) degree programme. Candidates who have studied under conventional system should possess a minimum of 55% marks in their Bachelor’s degree. For SC/ST candidates, a minimum pass is sufficient
For PhD Degree Programs in Veterinary & Animal Sciences
Only 75% of the admission strength for the year is available for the candidates from Tamil Nadu. The remaining 25% is reserved for candidates from other states through ICAR. If there are any unfilled seats, in state quota, the same will be filled with candidates from other states who have applied and appeared for the entrance examination conducted by the University. The candidates from other states will be considered for admission by maintaining a separate rank list only against the vacancies that may arise from the state quota.
Candidates with an GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 under trimester system or 6.50 out of 10.00 under semester system or 65% marks in the Masters degree alone are eligible to apply for admission to PhD degree programme in Veterinary and Animal Sciences. For SC / ST candidates, a minimum pass is sufficient.
For PhD Degree Programs in Food Technology
Candidates with M.Sc. in Food Technology, Food Science and Technology, Post-Harvest Technology, Food Processing Technology, Food Process Engineering, Dairy Technology, Dairy Engineering, Biochemistry/Food Chemistry and candidates with Master Degree in Food Technology related engineering subjects shall be eligible to apply. Candidates with an OGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 under trimester system or 6.50 out of 10.00 under semester system or 55% marks in conventional system in masters degree alone are eligible for admission to PhD in Food Technology. For SC / ST candidates, a minimum pass is sufficient.
For PhD Degree Programs in Biotechnology
Candidates with Master’s degree in the disciplines of Biotechnology (M.Sc./M.Tech.) Molecular Biology, Gene Technology, Animal Biotechnology (M.Sc.,) Biochemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences, Genetics, Marine Biology, Life Sciences and Fisheries Sciences (except Fisheries Economics, Fisheries Statistics and Fisheries Extension) from recognized Universities with first class shall be eligible to apply.
For M.Sc. in Bioinformatics Programs
Any graduate with a minimum qualification of BVSc, BVSc & AH, MBBS, BDS, or BSc degree in any branch of Agriculture/Life Sciences/Genetics/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics/ Microbiology/ Pharmacology or equivalent of Indian or Foreign University with an OGPA of 2.75/4.00 in trimester system or 6.50/10.00 in semester system or 50% in conventional system shall be eligible to apply. A minimum pass is sufficient for SC / ST candidates.
For M.Sc. in Biotechnology Programs
A Candidate with Bachelor degree in the disciplines of Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Gene Technology, Animal Biotechnology (General stream, 3 years programme), Biochemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences, Genetics, Marine Biology and Fisheries Sciences and other Life Sciences From recognized Universities shall be eligible to apply
To know more about the Eligibility Criteria of other courses, please refer to the information brochure
For MVSc / M.Tech (FT) Degree Programs
The selection of candidates for admission to MVSc / MTech Degree Programs shall be done on the basis of the marks obtained in the Common Entrance Exam and the qualifying exam marks obtained in the BVSc & AH / BTech degree Programs
The Common Entrance Exam for MVSc / MTech (FT) admission will be of undergraduate level covering the subjects taught and will contain 200 objective type questions with four responses. Each question will carry 0.5 mark and the maximum marks will be 100. The examination will be of three hours duration
For PhD Degree Programs in Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Food Tech. & Biotechnology
Candidates for PhD degree Program will be selected based on the marks obtained in the Entrance Examination and other criteria
Entrance Examination will be conducted in the concerned subject at Masters degree level. The candidates qualified for Senior Research Fellowship of ICAR are exempted from appearing for entrance exam
The Exam will be with 75 objective type questions with four responses and each question will carry one mark with a maximum of 75 marks. The Examination will be conducted for duration of 1 ½ hours. Answer should be shared with a ball-point pen in the OMR coding sheet as per the instructions given in the OMR coding sheet
For M.Sc. in Bioinformatics & Biotechnology Programs
The selection of candidates for admission to MSc (Bioinformatics) will be based on the marks obtained in the entrance examination and the qualifying examination marks
Entrance Exam will be with 75 objective type questions with four responses for 1½ hour duration. Answer should be shaded with a ballpoint pen in the OMR coding sheet as per the instructions given in the OMR coding sheet
Application Procedure for TANUVAS Admission 2018
Online Registration & Payment of Fees closes on 07th September 2018, 06:00 PM
Downloaded online filled application along with relevant certificates/documents should reach “The Chairman, Admission Committee (PG),Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai-600051”, on or before 17th September 2018, 05:45 PM
The cut off date for all the eligibility conditions is 17th September 2018
Read the information and instructions to the candidates before filling up the application. Candidates should carefully read the prospectus before filling up and submitting the application online