FRI M.Sc Admission 2020: Forest Research Institute, Dehradun is going to conduct the exam in online remote-proctored mode on August 30, 2020. Timing of the exam is 10 AM to 1 PM. FRI grants admission to Master of Sciences (M.Sc) courses in various fields for the session 2020 – 22. Candidates can check the whole details regarding the FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 like schedule, eligibility criteria, application procedure, admission procedure from this page given below.
– The merit list and the waiting list for the FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 has been released. Scroll down to check the list.
– Revised list of eligible candidates for the test has been released. Click here to check.
– M.Sc Entrance test date is August 30, 2020. It will take place as a remote-proctored test which the applicants can take from their homes.
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020
To get the admission in this institute, candidates have to qualify the admission test. This test is a written test which consists of objective type questions. To get the schedule of the FRI M.Sc Admission 2020, check the table below.
|Issue of application forms starts on||20 Jan 2020|
|Last date for issue of application forms by post||23 Mar 2020|
|Last date for issue of application forms from Institute / Bank Counter||30 Mar 2020|
|Last date to pay the Application Fee||26 May 2020|
|Last date for receiving completed application forms|
|Date of admission test|
30 Aug 2020
|Date of Ist counseling|
|Date of II counseling|
|Date of Starting New Session|
FRI M.Sc Result 2020
The result of the FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 is released in online mode. To check the result, candidates have to visit the official website of the institute that is fridu.edu.in. THe result of the FRO M.Sc. is published in the form of the merit list. The merit list is also including the list of the waiting students. After declaration of the result, the counselling process is started. The counselling is done based on the marks of the merit list.
The selected candidates have to pay the prescribed fees and join the course by the due date notified. The fee has to be paid at the time of counseling otherwise the seat is offered to the next candidate. If a selected candidate does not join by the prescribed date or if no extension has been asked for and granted by the University the admission is considered as cancelled automatically and the seat is offered to the candidate in the merit/waiting list. There is no scrutiny or revaluation of the answer book of the admission test is allowed on any grounds.
Tie Breaking: In case equal marks in the written admission test, the following criteria shall be adopted for taking admission in the course concerned:-
- Preference is given to the candidate who has a higher percentage of aggregate marks in the qualifying examination.
- In case the candidates have an equal percentage of aggregate marks in qualifying examination then the candidate higher percentage in graduation is given preference.
FRI M.Sc Remote Proctored Exam Notification
Click here to download the notice given above.
Click here to check the revised list of eligible candidates for test.
Click here to check the list of eligible candidates for test.
Click here to download sample paper for the test.
FRI M.Sc Application Form 2020
The application form of the FRI M.Sc. Admission 2020 releases in offline mode at the Registrar, Forest Research Institute Deemed to be University, Dehra Dun. The application form can be obtained in person or by post on payment of Rs.1500/- wherever applicable through bank draft drawn in favour of Registrar, Forest Research Institute Deemed to be University payable at Dehradun. It should be noted that forms can also be downloaded from the website fridu.edu.in. The candidates must pay a fee of Rs. 1500 to get the application form. The application forms are also available from the counter of the Union Bank of India (FRI Branch, Dehra Dun).
The application form is duly filled in applicant’s handwriting with blue/black pen should be sent to reach the Registrar, Forest Research Institute Deemed to be University, P.O.: I.P.E., Kaulagarh Road, Dehra Dun – 248 195 on or before the last date. It is advised that the application form be sent by Registered Post/Speed Post/ Courier. Postal delay is not allowed in any case.
Application Fees: The application fee is Rs. 1500/-. In case of candidate applies for two courses the fee payable shall be Rs. 3000/- for application forms. Similarly, for three courses the fee payable shall be Rs. 4500/- respectively.
Application Form: – Application Process is over now !!
- Click Here to download the FRI M.Sc Application Form 2020.
- Click Here to download the application form of the FRI M.Sc 2020 for foreign nationals.
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check the detailed eligibility criteria from here.
M.Sc. Forestry: Candidates must have B.Sc. a three years bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subjects namely Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or Forestry.
M.Sc. Wood Science & Technology: Candidates should have B.Sc. a three years bachelor’s degree with Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry or B.Sc. degree in Forestry.
M.Sc. Environment Management: A three years Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc.) in any branch of basic or applied Sciences or a Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry or Agriculture or BE/B.Tech in Environment Science.
M.Sc. Cellulose & Paper Technology: Candidates must have a B.Sc. degree with Chemistry as one of the subjects or BE/B.Tech. (Chemical or Mechanical Engineering). The 2nd year of this course is likely to be conducted at Central Pulp & Paper Research Institute (CPPRI), Saharanpur.
Qualified Percentage: To fulfill the eligibility criteria, candidates must have aggregate marks 50% or above marks for the general category and 45% marks for Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes.
Age Limit for In-service Candidate:
The maximum age limit in respect of in-service candidate to M.Sc. The Environment Management course is 50 years. The age is reckoned as on 31st July of the year of admission and no further relaxation is given in any case.
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 Reservation
Out of the above, following seats are reserved for:
|OBC||As per the policy of the Govt. of India|
|Physically Handicapped||3% (M.Sc. Forestry & M.Sc. Environment Management Courses)|
|In-service Candidates||5 Seats reserved in M.Sc. EnivIromental Courses|
It should be noted that Foreign nationals are exempted from appearing in admission test.
|Courses||Number of seats Indians||Number of seats Foreign Nationals|
|M.Sc. Wood Science & Technology||38||2|
|M.Sc. Environment Management||38||2|
|M.Sc. Cellulose & Paper Technology||20||–|
FRI M.Sc Admit Card 2020
The FRI M.Sc admission test admit card is issued from the office. Admit card containing center code and roll number is mailed to the registered applicant. No candidate is allowed to give the test if he/she doesn’t have a valid admit card. Date, time and venue for the test is mentioned on the admit card. The admit card of the admission is sent through e-mail. In case a candidate has either not received the admit card or has lost it, a duplicate card can be obtained from the center superintendent of his/her examination center. The candidate may reach the office of the Registrar, FRI University, Dehra Dun on working day during working hours.
Note: If the admit card is not received by April 27, 2020, the Registrar, FRI Deemed to be University may be contacted on e-mail [email protected] & [email protected] Please quote your Name, Fathers Name and Date of Birth in all correspondence with the Registrar, FRI Deemed to be University, P.O. I.P.E., Kaulagarh Road, Dehradun – 248195.
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 Exam Pattern
Those candidates who have filled the application form can see the exam pattern from here.
- Mode of Examination: The mode of examination is offline. In other words, it is a written test that is answered with a Black/blue ballpoint pen only. Type of Questions: There are objective type questions is asked.
- Duration of the examination: There is total 3 hours question paper,
- Total Number of Sections: There are four sections are coming in the question paper.
- Negative Marking: There is one-fourth (¼) negative marking for each wrong answer.
|Sections||No. of Questions|
|Basic Sciences including Social Science||100|
|Arithmetic and Quantitative, Computational, |
Interpretation of Tables, Graphs
|General Knowledge and Current Affairs||30|
|English Language, Comprehension, |
Vocabulary, Grammar, Idioms, etc
FRI M.Sc 2020 Centre for Examination
Candidates can see the list of test centers with their code number from below table.
|Code No.||Test Center|
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 Counselling
After the declaration of the result, candidates are called for the counselling according to the marks obtained in the admission test. Based on the merit list released by the university, candidates are invited for the counselling process where seat allotment is done. Candidates can be able to check the subject wise seat allotment that is available on the official website.
Documents in original to be produced by the candidate at the time of counselling:
- Transfer Certificate
- Migration Certificate, if passed from University (to be submitted not later than 90 days of admission)
- High School Certificate/equivalent Certificate and Mark sheet.
- Intermediate Certificate/equivalent Certificate and Mark sheet.
- B.Sc. degree and Mark sheet of all the three years.
- M.Sc. degree and Mark sheet.
- Admission Test admit card issued by this office.
- OBC certificate from District Magistrate or authorities empowered to issue certificate or verification issued not earlier than six months
- SC/ST certificate on the basis of which reservation is claimed.
- Physically Handicapped certificate from Civil Surgeon/C.M.O
- Adhar Card
FRI M.Sc Admission 2020 Scholarship
The university provides merit scholarships to the topper students in each course. The scholarship can be up to Rs.12,000/- per semester and is given separately for each semester depending on the result of the previous semester. For the scholarship purpose, the first semester the result of the entrance test is considered. However general category candidate must score minimum of 50% marks and SC/ST must score 30% marks for obtaining the scholarship.
Fee Structure for Foreign Nationals
The foreign candidates can see the fee structure for the admission in the FRI institute.
- Semester fee – 750 US$ per semester (1st installment is payable at the time of admission)
- Caution money – 50 US$ (Refundable)
- Hostel fee – 40 US$ per month
- Sports, Magazines fees – 30 US$ p.a.
- Library/Teaching aid fee – 50 US$ per semester
- Degree fee – 10 US$
The mess charges is calculated around 23 US$ p.m., if they join mess run by the students.
Official website: fridu.edu.in.
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