MA Admission 2017 at PDPU Gandhinagar – Eligibility, Application Form, Selection Procedure, Entrance Test, Important Dates and more
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar has invited applications for admission to Master of Arts (MA) Programme for 2017-18 sessions.
PDPU Gandhinagar MA Admission 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from any recognized College/University in India; the students expecting their qualifying degree result by August 31st 2017 can also apply.
PDPU Gandhinagar MA Admission 2017 Selection Procedure
A written entrance test followed by an interview will be conducted on June 29th 2017.
Date of Written Test
It will consist of both objective and descriptive type of questions.
An entrance test will be conducted on June 29th 2017 at 11.00 AM. It will evaluate the applicant’s competence in the areas of General Studies, English / Political Science -International Relations / Public Administration and Public Policy.
The test will have 50 multiple-choice type questions to be answered in 60 minutes and Essay question-descriptive type in 30 minutes. The objective type questions will be divided into following sections:
The first section of general studies section would be of 20 Marks containing 20 questions which are common for all the subjects.
The second section of subject specific questions would be of 30 Marks containing 30 questions from the selected subject (Public Administration/Political Science – International Relations/English).
There is No Negative Marking in the Objective type Questions.
Merit Marks shall be the summation of marks obtained in (i) Multiple Choice test, (ii) Essay and (iii) Interview.
Admission Policy & Procedure
The Admission Process for Master of Arts Programme for the batch of 2017-19 will be conducted under the direction of the Admission Committee constituted by the University for School of Liberal Studies headed by the Director – SLS.
Total No. of Seats for admission in each area is limited to 20.
For applicant from Indian States & UT’s: (i) Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7.5%, (ii) Scheduled Caste (SC) 15 %, (iii) Physically Challenged will be provided 3% reservation in each category.
How to apply – Fill up the Application Form?
Applicant should apply online on SLS website (Please visit SLS website www.sls.pdpu.ac.in for application procedure).
Applicant can opt for only one subject/discipline from Public Administration/ Political Science – International Relations /English for pursuing the Master’s Programme.
For the purpose of registration, applicant shall be required to make online payment of Rs.500/- through Internet Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card towards the Registration Fee.
The Application Fee is non-refundable and no correspondence on this subject will be entertained.
Applicant shall be required to upload the colored scan copies of requisite certificates and testimonials as specified in the Application Form.
The last date to apply online is 12.00 AM (Midnight) of June 28th 2017.
The applicant will carry the printout of the Admit card to the venue of examination, and get it signed by the invigilator in PDPU.
For hostel facility Shri Ashutosh Vyas (Block-C SPT-I building) email: [email protected] may be contacted.
PDPU Gandhinagar MA Admission 2017 Important Dates
Forms Available from May 09th 2017
Last date of applying for Admission June 28th 2017
Written Test in PDPU: June 29th 2017
Display of Admission List: June 30th 2017
Admission formalities, fees collection & enrolment up to (First list): July 07th 2017
Last day to Cancel Admission w.r.t. Clause 9 in Admission Policy (for July 10th 2017 applicants in the first list) Operating Waiting List: July 11th 2017
Admission formalities, fees collection & enrolment up to (Second list): July 14th 2017
Completion of Admission Process: July 17th 2017
Commencement of the Academic Session July 18th 2017