Eligibility Criteria and Admissions for M.Sc Courses in Utkal University


Utkal University offers M.Sc courses in streams of Biotechnology, Geography, Chemistry, etc. Besides this, the University offers M.Sc courses under sponsored category through their schools/ departments. Admission to M.Sc courses is offered on the basis of candidate’s performance in entrance test and qualifying exam. Entrance test is conducted by the University.

M.Sc Courses in Utkal University

  • Master of Science in Anthropology
  • Master of Science in Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Botany
  • Master of Science in Chemistry
  • Master of Science in Geography
  • Master of Science in Geology
  • Master of Science in Mathematics
  • Master of Science in Statistics
  • Master of Science in Zoology

Sponsored M.Sc Courses in Utkal University

  • Master of Science in Applied Micro-Biology
  • Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Master of Science in Environmental Science

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc Courses in Utkal University

Bachelor’s degree in the concerned subject is the basic eligibility required for admission. For admission to M.Sc in Statistics, degree holders in Mathematics or Statistics are eligible. Candidates having 50% marks at degree level and have studied Statistics/Mathematics as a subject will also be considered for admission.

Candidates seeking admission to M.Sc in Anthropology must be a bachelor degree holder in Anthropology. Aspirants who have completed bachelor’s degree in any of the following subjects are also eligible.

  • Zoology
  • Botany
  • Biotechnology
  • Micro-biology
  • Geology

Apart from the eligibility mentioned above, degree holders in Sociology, Psychology, Economics, Political Science, History, and Geography can also have admission to the course. Such candidates should have studied Anthropology as a subject in graduation.

Similarly for admission to M.Sc in Geography, candidate must be a bachelor degree holder with Geography as main or optional subject.

Minimum 50% marks at graduate level is mandatory for candidates seeking admission to sponsored M.Sc programs.

Admission Process for M.Sc Courses in Utkal University

Admission to all M.Sc courses except M.Sc in Biotechnology is offered on the basis of entrance exam conducted by Utkal University. Syllabus for the exam will be based on the topics covered under bachelor level studies. Performance of the candidate in qualifying exam will also be considered during selection process.

Admissions to M.Sc in Computer Science are offered purely on the basis of entrance test. Those who seek admission to M.Sc in Biotechnology must qualify JNU test to have admission.

Applications for admissions can be submitted either through online or offline method. Those who are applying through online method should send the printed copy of application form to the address of Utkal University. Application fee for attending the entrance test is Rs. 400/-. The fee must be paid through any branches of SBI in the form of DD. DD along with other necessary documents must be send along with the application form.



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9 Responses to “Eligibility Criteria and Admissions for M.Sc Courses in Utkal University”

  1. 9

    SIR, I HV PASS OUT BSC IN 1998 HAVING 39 % . do i elligble for msc. in chem . can i apply for entrance.????

  2. 8

    Respected sir
    i want to do msc biotechnology
    but i sucured 54% in bsc(pass)cbz sub
    can i apply pg entrance

  3. 7
    chandra kant:

    How can found pg from of botany

  4. 6

    Respected madam/sir,
    I want to know, when do the university released the application form for M.sc chemistry?

  5. 5

    respected sir can u kindly help with previous years question papers for M.Sc (chemistry)

  6. 4
    archana mahapatra:

    Respected sir ,
    i want to know the date of entrance &admission for M.sc botany

  7. 3
    Braja Kishor Parida:

    i want to know, when ur entrance exam form will come for M.Sc in chemistry .plz get me fast.

  8. 2

    when do the university released the application form for M.Sc chemistry ???

  9. 1

    how can i get the previous year msc chemistry question paper?????????????