Calicut University is responisble for the release of notification for eligible candidates in regard with admission in PG Programme through an Entrance Examination for the academic year 2020-21. Those candidates who want to take admission in various Postgraduate courses have to appear in the entrance examination. Application Form for the same also released online at the official website. Candidates can check the complete information of Calicut University PG Entrance Exam 2020 application process, eligibility criteria and other information through this page below.
Calicut University PG Entrance Exam 2020
Those who interested may fill their application for various PG Courses from the official website cuonline.ac.in.
|Last date of Online registration||2nd week of Apr 2020|
|Mark entry by students||Last week of May 2020|
|Rank list to be published on the website||1st week of Jun 2020|
|Admission||2nd week of Jun 2020|
|Commencement of classes||3rd week of Jun 2020|
- M.A Arabic Language & Literature
- M.A Philosophy
- M.A Women’s Studies
- M.A Malayalam and Kerala Studies
- M.A Economics
- M.A Financial Economics
- M.A Sociology
- M.A Political Science
- M.A Comparative Literature
- M.A Sanskrit
- Master of Theatre Arts (M.T.A)
- M.A Music
- M.A English Language & Literature
- M.A Hindi Language & Literature
- M.A Functional Hindi & Translation
- M.A History
- M.A Journalism & Mass Communication
- M.Sc General Biotechnology
- M.Sc Health and Yog Therapy
- M.Sc. Microbiology
- M.Sc. Biochemistry
- M.Sc Clinical Psychology
- M.Sc Food Science and Technology
- Master of Physical Education
- M.Sc Radiation Physics
- M.Sc. Mathematics
- M.Sc. Human Physiology
- M.Sc. Physics
- M.A (Folklore)
- Master of Hospital Administration
- M.Sc Environmental science
- M.Sc Computer Science
- M.Sc Applied Zoology
- M.Sc Applied Geology
- M.Sc Applied Chemistry
- M.sc Applied Plant Science
- M.Sc. Statistics
PG Programmes offered in the Affiliated colleges /centres
M.Sc. General Bio-Technology, M.Sc. Health & Yoga Therapy, MSW, M.A Journalism & Mass Communication, M.Sc. Applied Psychology, M.Sc. Clinical Psychology, M.Sc. Food Science & Technology, M.P.Ed, M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc. Psychology and M.C.A.
For M.Sc General Biotechnology
Degree (10+2+3) with 55% marks/equivalent grade in Biotechnology, Bio-Informatics, Biochemistry, Micro Biology, Botany, Zoology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Chemistry, B.Sc. Agriculture, B.V.Sc, B.Pharm, Life Sciences of this University or any other equivalent Degree approved by the University.
For M.Sc Health and Yog Therapy
Any graduate in Medical Science MBBS, BAMS, BHMS/Graduate in Biological Sciences eg: Zoology, Biochemistry, Dietetics & Nutrition, Microbiology, Home Science, Bio Technology, Clinical Psychology, Physiology, Chemistry, any other Science graduate; any Humanities and Commerce graduate. Any graduate from education or Physical Education Faculty. Shouldproduce a medical certificate for organic fitness. A minimum of 45% marks should be obtained for graduation. 45% should be obtained for selection test.
Bachelors Degree in any discipline recognised by the University of Calicut with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. Aggregate marks means the total marks obtained for part – I English and part III(main and subsidiary) subjects. For those disciplines, which do not have English, only main and subsidiary marks will be taken into consideration.
Bachelor degree of this University or any other University recognised by Calicut University as equivalent thereto with an aggregate of 45% marks. Professional graduates will be considered, if they secure 60% marks in overall subjects. For Backward community and SC/ST candidates, the minimum aggregate marks required to apply will be as per University rules.
For M.Sc Applied Psychology
Bachelor degree of this University or any other University recognised as equivalent by this University with Psychology as one of the papers in Part III either Main or Sub.
For M.Sc Clinical Psychology
Candidates who have passed their Bachelor’s Degree recognized by this University with at least 50% marks in any of the following courses.
- BA/BSc Psychology
- MBBS/BHMS/BAMS/BSc Nursing
- Bachelor’s Degree with Psychology as one of the main or subsidiary subjects.
For M.Sc Food Science and Technology
50% marks in Part III Optional in any B.Sc Degree and approved by this University with Mathematics as one of the optional subject in +2 or B.Sc. Level.
For Master of Physical Education
A pass in BPE or BPEd of this University or any other University duly recognized by this University and minimum sports achievements should be a second place in the Inter Collegiate or Inter district competitions (AIU recognized sports) conducted by the Universities in Kerala or recognized sports associations approved by the Kerala Sports Council. The upper age limit to the course shall be 25 years as on the I st July of the year of admission. Relaxation upto 5 years in age shall be given to those candidates who have participated in inter University Tournaments or National level tournaments or in service candidates (Physical Education teachers)with minimum of 3 years experience and deputed by the appointing authority and SC/ST candidates.
For M.Sc Radiation Physics
Degree in Physics with 60% marks and with Mathematics as one of the subjects,under regular stream of study (10+2+3) of University of Calicut or any other University/Institution approved by the UGC and recognized as equivalent to by the University of Calicut.
For M.A (Folklore)
Any graduation recognised by UGC /Calicut University with a minimum of 45% marks. Those who are having Post-graduation are also eligible for admission.
For M.Sc Environmental science
Degree in any Science discipline recognized by the University of Calicut, with 50% marks/equivalent grade.
For M.Sc Computer Science
The candidate applying for admission to MSc Computer Science should have secured at least 55% of marks or equivalent grade in BSc. (Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics or Physics or Mathematics or Statistics or Chemistry) or BCA or B.Tech/BE (Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics or Electronics and Telecommunication or Electronics and Communication).
For M.Sc Applied Zoology
BSc Degree of this University with Zoology (main) or equivalent degree with 50% marks or equivalent grade for Part III excluding subsidiaries.
MSc Applied Geology
B.Sc Degree in Geology or Geology & Water Management as Core Courses with Physics/Chemistry / Statistics / Remote Sensing / GIS / Mathematics as Complementary courses with at least 50% marks (or equivalent grades) are eligible for admission to this programme. For Backward community and SC/ST candidates, the minimum aggregate marks required to apply will be as per University rules.
MSc Applied Chemistry
B.Sc.Degree of this University with Chemistry/ Industrial Chemistry/Polymer Chemistry (Main) or equivalent degree with Physics & Mathematics subsidiaries with at least 50% marks for Part III (excluding subsidiaries). OBC/OEC candidates are eligible to relaxation up to 5%. SC/ST candidates need only to get a pass.
UG Degree of this University with Psychology (main)/Any other course under the faculty of Social Science/BehavioralScience/Humanities/Science with at least one Core/Complementary course in Psychology or equivalent degree with at least 50% marks for Part III. OBC/OEC candidates are eligible to relaxation up to 5%. SC/ST candidates need only to get a pass.
Msc Applied Plant Science
Bsc Degree of this University with Botany/Plant Science/Applied Botany (Main)/Any Double or Triple main B Sc with one of the main subject is Botany or Plant Science or equivalent degree with at least 50% marks for Part III (excluding subsidiaries). OBC/OEC candidates are eligible to relaxation up to 5%. SC/ST candidates need only to get a pass.
- Candidates can detailed eligibility criteria for other courses from the official notification given below. on this page.
- Those who are awaiting the results of the qualifying examination can also apply. They have to submit the copies of Marklist/Grade card to the Head/Director/ Co-ordinator, as the case may be, in order to finalize the Rank list in stipulated time.
- Candidates are permitted to submit marklist/grade card of the qualifying examination at least 45 days from the commencement of class if admission is based on marks of the entrance examination only.
CU PG 2020 Application Form
Apply online through the website www.cuonline.ac.in or from the application form page given in quick links. Firstly, candidates need to pay fees which is decided by university. Then, click on the link ‘UG/PG Entrance Registration” given under Entrance courses section. Enter challan number and Password which a candidate gets after successfully remitting the fees. Then, go ahead for completing the registration process. Candidates are advised to ensure their eligibility before online application.
- A fee of Rs.350/- (SC/ST Rs.150/) shall be remitted to Calicut University Fund by e-payment (SBT online/SBT e-chalan/Friends/Akshaya e-chalan)
- A candidate, if eligible, may register for six separate courses by using single registration fee. If the candidate applied for different courses, separate print out shall be send to the department concerned.
- The print out of applications along with the e-chalan receipt and self attested copies of certificates as proof of qualifications, age and community should be forwarded to the Head of the Department/Co-ordinator/Director as the case may be so as to reach on or before the date given in schedule.
- Those who have apply for more than one program based on their qualification will have to pay Rs 50/- extra per additional program.
The admit cards will be releasing by the authority once the Application form process is closed. Candidates will be able to download the admit cards from the official website www.cuonline.ac.in or a direct link which will be provided here as per the schedule. The online Registration I.D.No. is mandatory for downloading hall tickets for the entrance examinations. This I.D.No should also be kept and mentioned by the candidate in all future communications. Hence, the candidates are advised to keep a copy of the print out of the application also with them for reference as well as to produce the same whenever required.
The type of questions can be objective only, descriptive only or a combination of objective and descriptive questions. If it is a combination, the proportion of marks for objective and descriptive questions can be 50% each. If the entrance examination includes objective type questions alone, 1/3 marks be deducted for each wrong answer. If it includes combination of objective type and descriptive type questions or descriptive questions only no negative scores that is no deduction of marks for wrong answers.
There will be entrance examination centres in Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam,Thrissur and Calicut University. If a student intend to appear for the entrance examination in more than one programme, he/she should opt only a single centre for all the programmes. However the centre opted by an applicant is only his/her option. But the University may allot a different Centre either due to shortage of applicants or any other reasons. Actual centre will be allotted by University of Calicut which will be the final. The exact venue, date and time of the Entrance Examination will be there in the Hall Ticket which has to be downloaded by the applicant from the University admission website.
Result will be uploaded on the official website www.cuonline.ac.in or a direct link will be provided here once it is released by the authority. Candidates should keep themselves updated with the official website from time to time.
Different number of seats are given for different PG programmes by Calicut University for the academic year 2020-21. Same course has different seats in Department/centre/college where the course is conducted. Candidates may look at the detailed seat intake information for different courses from the official notification given below.
Official Website: www.cuonline.ac.in