Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) Admission
The Himachal Pradesh University was established on 22nd July, 1970. The University is located at Summer Hill, a suburb at the western end of Shimla at a distance of 5 Kms from the town, 5 minutes walk from the Summer Hill Railway Station, and about 15 (Fifteen) Kms from Jubber Hatti Air Port.
The University has 30 teaching departments covering various programmes of study in the Faculties of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, Social Sciences, Commerce and Business Administration, Education, Law, Languages, Performing & Visual Arts. Various academic programmes offered are at the levels of Certificates, Diplomas, PG Diplomas, PG Studies at the Bachelor’s and Master’s level, Research Studies at the M.Phil and Doctoral levels, Private Studies (External Examinations) and Distance Education (through ICDEOL) alongwith studies at the MIT, BIT, BBA, BCA levels and BA LL.B. (Hons.) Five years at H.P. University, LL.B. (three years) at Regional Centre Dharamshala.
Admissions for Entrance Based Courses
The HPU Entrance Test shall be of 100 marks and 30 marks are for past academic record of the student. The Written Test shall be conducted of multiple choice questions (MCQ) in nature in each subject as per the B.Sc.I,II,III pass courses prescribed by the Himachal Pradesh University. There will be 100 questions of one mark each. The duration of the test will be 1½ hours.
Notice: It is being Informed to all the candidates who has been applied for Himachal Pradesh University (HPU) Admission in course M.A./M.Sc. (Mathematics) that the Roll no for the Entrance exam is already sent to the candidates by post. The candidates can check the exam date/time and centre for the entrance exam which is given below.
|Name of Exam Centre||Roll No|
|Ambedkar Bhawan, H.P.U Shimla-5||18001 to 18400|
|Law department, H.P.U Shimla-5||18401 to 18800|
|Gandhi Bhawan, H.P.U Shimla-5||18801 to 19000|
|Science Block, H.P.U Shimla-5||19001 to 19392|
Exam date of all courses
|Examination||Test Date||Test Time|
|M.A./M.Sc. (Mathematics)||07.05-2015||02.00 pm.|
|LL.B. (Three Years)||08-05-2015||10.00 a.m|
|M.A. (Social Work)||09-05-2015||10.00 a.m.|
|M.A. (English)||09-05-2015||02.00 p.m.|
|M.Sc. Physics||12-05-2015||10.00 a.m.|
|PGDHRD / MHRD||13-05-2015||10.00 a.m|
|M.A. (PE)/M.P.Ed.||14&15-05-2015||10.00 a.m.|
The admission to these courses will be made strictly on the basis of marks obtained in the Entrance Test and shall be open to all, subject to the reservation approved by the University. The merit will be determined on the basis of competitive examination (written test and past academic record of the candidate).
For More Details like Eligibility, Course Details, Fee Structure, Selection Procedur etc. refer to the Information Bulletin.
Admissions to M.Tech (Computer Science)
The M. Tech. (Computer Science) is a two years full time post-graduation course spread over four semesters. In this course, the students will be taught, the core subjects of Computer Science.
Eligibility: Candidates, who have passed Master degree with minimum of 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST category), or equivalent Grade point, in Mathematics/ Physics/Electronics/Computer Application(MCA)/ Computer Science / Information Technology/ 4-years Bachelor’s degree in Engineering /Technology. OR Any examination, of university in foreign country, recognized as equivalent for the above purpose by equivalence committee of H. P. University or on recommendation of Association of Indian Universities with 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST).
The admission to M. Tech. (Computer Science) will be through the merit of an entrance test of duration 3 hours to be conducted by H.P. University, Shimla. The entrance test shall be of 200 MCQ type questions of one mark each.
The candidates who have qualified GATE/ NET/ SLET in Computer Science or Engineering will be given 20% extra of the marks obtained in the entrance test for calculating the merit for the purpose of admission.
Other Entrance Exam
- HPU BAMS / BHMS Entrance Exam
- HPU B.Ed. Entrance Exam
- HPU B.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam
- HPU MAT
- HPU MCA Entrance Exam
- HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam