Rani Channamma University formally Karnatak University KRCPG Centre of Karnatak University, Dharwad was established to provide an opportunity to develop access to the students for higher education hailing from North Karnataka Region.

At present the Rani Channamma University is offering 9 PG courses in the faculties of Arts, Science, Education, Social Science, Commerce and Management. It is also offering M.Phil and Ph. D programmes.

Latest – Application Form for RCU PG Admission 2017 has been started. Scroll down to apply.

RCU Admission 2017

Applications are invited for the eligible Karnataka and Non – Karnataka candidates for Admission to various Courses in University and colleges affiliated.

The courses in Social Science Faculty include Economics, Sociology, Social Work and in Arts Faculty Kannada and Marathi. In Science Faculty the university offers M.Sc in Mathematics and Geography. Commerce and Management Faculty offers Master’s Degree in Commerce and Management. It is also offering PG Diploma Course in Computer Application. At present, there are 500 students studying in the various PG departments. So far more than 100 students have been awarded M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees. About fifty two students have cleared the NET and SLET.

Courses Offered by RCU

PG Courses (Semester Scheme)

M.A. Economics / M.A. English / M.A. Hindi / M.A. History / M.A. Kannada / M.A. Marathi / M.A. Sociology / M.B.A / M.Com / M.ed / M.PEd / M.Sc. Chemistry / M.Sc. Computer Science / M.Sc. Geography / M.Sc. Mathematics / M.Sc. Physics / Master of Social work / Masters In Library & Information Science / Criminology and Criminal Justice

PG Diploma (Semester Scheme)

  • PG Diploma In Computer Applications

PG Non-Semester Diploma Courses

  • Tourism
  • History and Art

UG Courses (Semester Scheme)

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice

UG Non-Semester Course

  • Yoga Certificate course

RCU PG Admission 2017

Rani Channamma University has issued the notification for RCU PG Admission 2017 for the session 2017-18. Candidates who are interested in taking admission to PG Course in Rani Channamma University can check all the details here.

Note: Admission to various courses, except for those subjects requiring Entrance test, (If required as per norms) is based on the marks obtained in the respective subjects/aggregate marks in the qualifying examination, whichever is applicable.

Schedule for RCU PG Admission 2017 is given below.

Event Dates
Issue of application forms from 21 Jun 2017
Submission of duly filled Application forms to the Chairpersons 04 Jul 2017
Issue of Application forms with penal fees of Rs. 500/- on or before 07 Jul 2017
Entrance Test (MSW & MLISc) 09 Jul 2017
Announcement of Merit List 11 Jul 2017

Application Form 2017

Application and other details may be downloaded form Rani Channamma University Belagavi Website. Separate application form may be submitted for each course/subject. Direct link to download the application form is given below.

Application Processing Fees:

  • GM/OBC – Rs. 400/-
  • SC/ ST/Cat-1 – Rs. 200/-

Submission of Application Form

Duly completed application form may be submitted to the Chairpersons/ Co-ordinator of the Departments Rani Channamma University, Vidyasangama, NH-4, Belagavi.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum eligibility criteria for seeking admission to all the PG courses, in general, shall be a pass in the qualifying examination with 45% (40% for SC/ST/Cat-I candidates) of marks in respective subjects/papers in aggregate or aggregate of all the subjects/papers (excluding Basic/*Common subjects) and other conditions hereinafter prescribed.
  • In respect of those subjects where Entrance test is conducted admission shall be made on the basis of a merit list prepared by taking into consideration 50% of marks obtained in the qualifying examination (excluding Basic/*Common subjects) and 50% of marks obtained in the Entrance test.
  • The candidates who have appeared for the final examination and expecting results can also apply. But, soon after the declaration of the results they have to submit the marks sheets obtained from the internet, before counseling date.

For detailed course wise eligibility criteria for RCU PG Admission 2017, Click here.

Entrance Test for MSW & MLISc Programmes

The candidates for M.S.W. and M.L.I.Sc. will be admitted through the Entrance Test only if the number of applications received are twice the intake. Entrance test will be conducted by the respective departments for admission to the following programmes.

Subject Date Time
Master of Library & Information Science 09 Jul 2017 11.30 am to 01.30 pm
Social Work 09 Jul 2017

Candidate shall appear for Entrance Test for different subjects separately.

Entrance test will be conducted using OMR Sheets wherein students have to mark the correct answers using black ink ball point pen. The candidates should produce Identity Cards issued by the institution in which candidates have studied previously. Candidates seeking admission at various Post-Graduate Centers/Colleges will have to take Entrance Test (wherever applicable) at Belagavi campus only.

No intimation will be sent in respect of Entrance Test individually. However conduct or non conduct of entrance test will be displayed on the University Website.

In case entrance test is conducted, only those student who submit the requisite fees (Rs. 400 GM/OBC & Rs. 200 for SC/ST/Cat-I through DD in favour of Finance Office Rani Channamma University Belagavi) will be allowed to appear for the Entrance Test.

Candidates are requested to contact respective Chairmen /Co-ordinators of the Departments for necessary information regarding changes if any in the schedule of Entrance test.

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Rani Channamma University,  Vidya Sangama,  PBRH – 4,  Belagavi – 591156
Official Website: www.rcub.ac.in

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