Sikkim University Admission 2018 – Sikkim University announced the online admission for various programme for the academic year 2018-19. Applicants who are eligible for Sikkim University Admission 2018 and want to take admissions in Under Graduate and Post Graduate courses proposed by Sikkim University. They can submit application form in correct manner on or before last date stated below. Read all the information about the Sikkim University Admission 2018 like Application Form, Programme offered, Admission Procedure etc here on this page.

Latest: Sikkim university application process has been started. Candidates may apply through the direct link provided below.

Sikkim University Admission 2018

Sikkim University has been released a notification regarding Sikkim University Admission 2018 for applicants who are seeking for admissions in UG/ PG courses.Admission to different programmes of the University for the academic session 2018-20 shall be as per the schedule given below:

Event Dates
Start of submission of online Applications Form 12 Apr 2018
Last date of submission of Application Form 11 May 2018
Scrutiny of Applications 17 to 19 May 2018
Uploading of list of eligible candidates for Central Admission Test (CAT) 20 May 2018
Date of CAT for UG and PG programmes 03 Jun 2018
Date of Entrance for M.Phil & Ph.D 04 Jun 2018
Date of interview of selected M.Phil / Ph.D candidates at respective department 05 Jun 2018
Declaration of 1 st list of selected candidates & uploading of names on website. (UG, PG, M.Phil & Ph.D) including hostel 1st list 16 Jun 2018
Uploading of selected candidates (2nd List) 24 Jun 2018
Admission of selected candidates (1st list) including Hostel Admission 21 Jun to 24 Jun 2018
Uploading of 2 nd list on website 30 Jun 2018
Admission of selected candidates (2nd list) including Hostel Admission 03 to 05 Jul 2018
Commencement of Odd Semester 16 Jul 2018
Final counseling and filling of vacant seats, if any. 23 Jul 2018

Application Form 2018

Candidates who are seeking admission to Sikkim University can submit their application form on or before scheduled date. Before going to apply candidates must check all the details carefully.

Admission Procedure for UG and PG programmes

All applications received online within the specified date shall be scrutinized and shortlisted in terms of eligibility criteria / guidelines laid down for the purpose and shall be uploaded on University website

The candidate shall fill up the Admission Form online by paying Rs. 1000 for General and OBC and Rs. 500 for ST/SC/PWD towards the payment of cost of admission form and CAT Fee through online payment gateway by Debit Card / Credit Card or other forms of digital transactions.

There shall be a Central Admission Test (CAT) for all applicants of UG and PG programme. CAT shall be held on 03.06.2018 (Sunday). The duration of CAT will be 1 (one) hour from 11:00 AM to 12:00 noon. Total marks for the Test shall be 100.

CAT shall be held at eight test venues namely Guwahati, Kolkata, Siliguri, Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Gangtok, Namchi and Geyzing

Candidates shall choose the test venue while filling up the admission form online through drop down menu. The list of eligible candidates along with their examination centre will be uploaded on the University website (

The merit list of the selected candidates shall be prepared based on the performance of the candidates in CAT. A department-wise list of selected candidates as per the central government reservation policy shall be uploaded on the University website and displayed in departmental notice boards.

Candidates shortlisted for admission shall have their documents scrutinized on prescribed date and take admission by paying requisite fees

Candidates whose results of qualifying examination are pending are required to submit the same by 11th July 2018 failing which their admission will be cancelled and fee paid shall be forfeited. The vacancy so created shall be awarded to next eligible candidate on merit.

Documents necessary for verification at the time of admission are as follows;

  • Original Mark-sheet (s) of all examinations / all years with one self-attested photocopies (both sides) of each.
  • Original certificate of proof of age and a self-attested copy of the same.
  • Original SC/ST/OBC/PWD certificates together with one self-attested copy.

Note: All original documents will be returned to the candidates immediately after verification. Students from colleges not affiliated to Sikkim University shall produce migration certificates in original by October 12, 2018 failing which their admission shall stand cancelled and the fee paid shall not be refunded except hostel mess fees, if any.) 

Admission Procedure for M.Phil. and Ph.D programmes

Candidates with at least 55% marksfor General and 50% marks for SC, ST and OBC (noncreamy) candidates in relevant disciplines are eligible to apply for M.Phil. and Ph.D programmes.

A candidate shall fill up the Admission Form online by paying a fee of Rs. 1000 for General and Rs. 500 for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates through online payment gateway.

All applications received online within the specified date will be scrutinized by a duly appointed Working Committee for Admission (WCA). The list of candidates shortlisted for written test and for interview shall be uploaded on University website and will be displayed on departmental notice boards. No individual communication shall be made in this regard.

Written examination and interview are compulsory for admission to M.Phil and Ph.D programmes. Candidates with UGC- NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR-NET (including JRF), / ICAR-NET/ ICMR-NET/ DBT-NET/ SLET / GATE / Teacher Fellowship and M.Phil. degree holders on regular mode with one semester course work are exempted from written examination.

A candidate may apply for M.Phil / Ph.D programme in more than one department. However, this option is restricted to three departments only namely Political Science, Peace and Conflict Studies and Management and International Relations. Such candidates will appear in written examination in one department only. The Question papers of these three departments will have two sections: Section ‘A’ comprising common topics on Research Methodology and Section ‘B’ comprising questions specific to subject concerned.

Sikkim University Admission 2018 Seat Intake, Eligibility Criteria & Other details

Departments Wise Programme Offered

Department Programme Department Programme
Anthropology MA/M.Sc. Law LLM
Ph.D Ph.D
Bhutia MA Lepcha M.A
Botany M.Sc. Limbu M.A
Ph.D Management MBA
Chemistry M.Sc. Ph.D
Ph.D Mass
Chinese BA M.Phil
MA Mathematics M.Sc.
Ph.D Ph.D
Commerce M.Com Microbiology M.Sc.
Ph.D Ph.D
Economics M.A Ph.D
Ph.D Nepali M.A
Education M.A M.Phil
Ph.D Ph.D
English M.A Peace and Conflict Studies and Management M.A
M.Phil M.Phil
Ph.D Ph.D
Geography MA/M.Sc. Physics M.Sc.
M.Phil Ph.D
Ph.D Political Science Certificate Course in Human Rights
Geology B.Sc M.A
M.Sc. Ph.D
Ph.D Psychology BA / B.Sc
Hindi M.A MA/M.Sc.
M.Phil M.Phil.
History M.A Ph.D
M.Phil Sociology M.A
Ph.D M.Phil
Horticulture B.Sc Tourism Master in Travel
and Tourism
M.Sc. M.Phil.
Ph.D Zoology M.Sc.
M.A Ph.D

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