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Thapar UniversityThapar University M.Sc Admission 2018 – Thapar University has issued a notification for admission to M.Sc programme for the academic year 2018-19. Interested Candidates can check the complete details related to Thapar University M.Sc admission 2018 such as application process, eligibility and other information on this page below.

Latest: The application form of M.Sc Admission 2018 has been released.The candidates who are interested to take admission can fill the form through the link given on this page.

Thapar University M.Sc Admission 2018

Thapar University M.Sc Admission 2018 is open for the following programmes: MSc (Biotechnology), MSc (Chemistry), MSc (Bio-Chemistry), MSc (Mathematics and Computing) and MSc (Physics).

M.Sc Admission in Thapar University is based on the merit of class XII and B.Sc. / B.A. Candidates should have passed B.Sc / BA degree from the recognized institution with the relevant subject with minimum 60% marks in aggregate.

 Application Form

Candidates seeking admission in Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University shall fill up the online application form available on our website The candidates are required to fill complete details in the online form. If you have filled the application form and paid the application fee successfully through online mode, then you will receive the confirmation by email regarding the acceptance of your online application form. In case you choose the option of making payment through Demand Draft (DD).

Application Fee: The candidates interested in taking admission in the programs at the Thapar University in M.Sc need to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs. 1500.

Mode Of Payment


The candidates are not required to send the printout of application form but they must produce it at the time of document checking of original documents during ‘In-person’ counselling.


If Application Fee is paid through DD do send one of the printouts by attaching DD of required amount as mentioned in filled online Application Form/Prospectus (in favour of Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology and payable at Patiala) to “In-charge Admission Cell” Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University, Patiala (Punjab)-147 004.

How to Apply

Step 1: Click on “Apply Online” link on home page of Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University website
Step 2: You will reach the landing page of online application form of Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University where you will choose the programme in which you are interested to apply. Once your mouse hovers over the program type, then you will see three buttons namely “Eligibility”, “How to Apply” and “Apply Now”. We strongly suggest you to visit “Eligibility” and “How to Apply” pages before clicking on to “Apply Now” button of respective programme.
Step 3: Now click on “Create New Account” tab and fill in the details to create and receive a unique “Username” and “Password” by email for applying to Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University. If you have already received your “Username” and “Password”, then login as per Step 4.
Step 4: Login with your “Username” and “Password”. Fill up the Personal Details, Academic Details, choose the preferences of the programs, upload your recent photograph & signature, and then Submit the application form.
Step 5: Pay the Application Fee through the Payment Gateway (online mode) or through Demand Draft (offline mode). (Application Fee is Rs. 1,500/- for all programs except MSc and MA and Rs. 1,000/- for MSc and MA programs).

Eligibility Criteria

M.Sc (Biotechnology): Candidates with bachelor’s degree with minimum of 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in graduation from recognized University under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Physical, Biological, Agricultural, Veterinary, and Fishery Sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering Technology, 4-Years BS (Physician Assistant) Course, Medicine (MBBS) or BDS.

 M.Sc. (Bio-Chemistry): Recognized bachelor’s degree with minimum of 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in graduation under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Genetics or Bioinformatics or Biophysics or Biotechnology or Molecular Biology. In addition to that candidate having the degree in MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, B. Pharm, B. Tech (Biotech) shall also be eligible for admission to MSc Biochemistry programme.

M.Sc (Chemistry): Recognised Bachelor’s degree in Science of minimum 3-years duration (10+2+3 year’s pattern) with 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate and Chemistry as one of the subjects at the graduation level

MSc (Mathematical and Computing): Recognised Bachelors degree of minimum 3-years duration with 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate and Mathematics as one of the subject at the graduation level.

MSc (Physics): Recognised Bachelors degree in Science of minimum 3 years duration with 60% (55% for SC/ST)marks in aggregate and Physics as one of the subjects at the graduation level. The program shall have following three specializations: Nuclear Science and Technology, Modern Electronics and Materials Technology.

M.Sc. (Environmental Science): Recognised Bachelor’s degree in Science of minimum 3-years duration with 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in Life Sciences, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, and Biophysics.

Seat Intake

Seat Intake as per last year is given

Total no. of Seats is 40 (Gen-28, SC/ST-10, PH-2) + (6 FN/NRI seats. Refer section 10 for eligibility & other conditions).

Note: 1% over and above seats are reserved for children of employees of Thapar University. The candidates seeking admission under this category are required to satisfy the eligibility as mentioned above for various M.Sc. programs.

Selection Procedure

Admissions in all the M.Sc. programs shall be made on the basis of merit prepared by giving 40% weightage to 12th marks and 60% weightage to Graduation marks (aggregate marks up to pre-final year). Overall minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST) in graduation shall be required to be eligible for admission. Graduation must be done from a recognized University.

Candidate must attach mark sheets of 12th and all the marks sheets of Graduation up to the pre-final year along with the printout of applications.

Candidates having any pending backlog in the first two years of Graduation shall not be considered for admission. Percentage of marks secured at the end of 2nd year of graduation shall only be considered even if the candidate has completed the graduation.

Note: The candidate seeking admission in different MSc programs have to fill single form only with requisite fee mentioning discipline preferences.

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