Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Mangalore University Post-Graduate Degree Admission Notification 2013-2014

Mangalore University,
New Administrative Building, Mangalagangothri-574199

Post-Graduate Degree Admission Notification 2013-2014

Applications are invited for admission to the following Post-Graduate Degree Programmes for the Academic year 2013-14 (Both General and partially Self-financing Scheme).

At University Campus, Mangalagangothri:
1. MA in Economics / English / History / Kannada / Political Science / Sociology / Master of Communication & Journalism (MCJ).

2. MSc in Applied Botany / Applied Zoology / Biosciences / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Organic Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry / Computer Science / Electronics / Physics / Radiation Physics / Geo-informatics / Materials Science / Mathematics / Marine Geology / Statistics / Yogic Science / Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc)

3. MSW (Master of Social Work)
4. MBA (Tourism Administration)
5. MCom (Master of Commerce)/ Master of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
6. MPEd (Master of Physical Education)

One year (Two Semesters) degree programme:
BPEd (Bachelor of Physical Education)

One year Diploma programme:
PG Diploma in Yogic Science

Three months programme:
Certificate course in Yogic Science

One month programme:
Introductory course in Yogic Science - 1
Introductory course in Yogic Science - II

At University College, Mangalore:
Two Years (Four Semesters) P.G. Degree Programmes: (Choice Based Credit System)
1. MSc Chemistry
2. MCom

Semester System - Evening programme:
MBA (International Business)

At PG Centre, Cauvery Campus, Madikeri:
Two Years (Four Semesters) PG Degree Programmes: (Choice Based Credit System)
MSc in Microbiology / Biochemistry

At Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa College, Madikeri:
MSc Physics

Application form with prospectus may be obtained from The Registrar, Mangalore University, New Administrative Building, Mangalagangothri-574199 or Principal, University College, Mangalore- 575001 or Principal, F.M.K.M.C. College, Madikeri- 571201 on payment of Rs. 300./- (Rs. 150/- for SC / ST / Category-I on production of Caste Certificate) in person or by post on payment of Rs. 350/- (Rs. 200/- for SC / ST / Category-I) through Challan / D.D. in favour of the Finance Officer, Mangalore University along with a self-addressed envelope (40 X 17 cm) with the name of the course and the subject super scribed on the cover.

Selection for the following programmes will be based on entrance test which will be held in the respective departments. Entrance test fee is Rs.300/- (Rs.150/- for SC / ST / Category-I).

The details of the entrance test are stated below.

1.            MBA (Tourism Administration) 01-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
2.            MBA (International Business)     01-07-2013          12.00 noon onwards
3.            MCJ       02-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
4.            MSc Computer Science                 02-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
5.            MHRD   03-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
6.            MSc Yogic Science            03-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
7.            MSW     03-07-2013          2.00 pm onwards
8.            MSc Electronics                 04-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
9.            BPEd      04-07-2013          05-07-2013          10.00 am onwards
10.          MPEd    05-07-2013          2.00 pm onwards
11.          MSc Biotechnology         05-07-2013          10.00 am onwards

Application and other details are also available in the University website:

Downloaded applications shall be accompanied by a D.D. towards the prescribed fee. Filled in applications shall be sent to the Chairmen of the respective Departments of the Mangalore University on or before 29-06-2013.

For details, log on to the links:




Applications have been invited by Regional Cancer Center, Thiruvananthapuram for admission to 3 years Postgraduate Degree (MD) course in Anaesthesiology for the Academic Year 2012-13.

Eligibility for admission:
Admission to the Institute Seats will be done purely on academic merit based on the All India rank list of the NEET PG Medical Entrance Examination 2013 conducted by the National Board of Examinations

(a) Academic:
1. Applicants should have passed the MBBS Degree from any of the Medical Colleges in India recognized by the Medical Council of India. Candidates who have completed Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship (CRRI) on or before 31.03.2013 are eligible to apply, but admission to the candidates will be given only after obtaining permanent registration from Indian / State Medical Council. No condonation of Compulsory Internship period will be accepted.

2. All candidates who seek admission to Institute Seats should have qualified in the NEET PG Medical Entrance Examination 2013 conducted by the National Board of Examinations

b) Nativity: Should be an Indian Citizen
c) Age: Upper age limit for candidates will be 35 years as on 31.03.2013
d) Candidates from outside Kerala should obtain Travancore-Cochin Medical Council registration within one month of admission, failing which their admission will be cancelled.
e) Candidates with visual handicap, hearing disability and loco-motor disability involving upper limb are not eligible for admission.

Application procedure:
a. Application procedure is common for all candidates seeking admission to the Institute seats.

b. Candidate seeking admission shall download Prospectus, Application Form and Annexures from the website

c. Application forms are to be downloaded and printed in colour using ink jet / laser printer on A4 size paper (print on one side only).

d. Forms must be filled up clearly using Blue/Black Ballpoint Pen.

e. Paste recent passport size photograph (taken within the last three months) in the space provided. Photographs must be snapped with front profile, showing full head, face, shoulder and with both ears and taken without wearing any Cap / Hat / Sun glasses.
Polaroid photos are not accepted.

f. Please do not alter the form in any way.

g. Application fees should be paid by Demand Draft for Rs.1500/-(Rs.750/- for SC / ST candidates) drawn in favour of 'The Director, Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram payable at State Bank of Travancore, Medical College Branch, Thiruvananthapuram or any of its service branches at Thiruvananthapuram.

h. Application fees will not be refunded under any circumstances.

i. The completed and signed Application form, Demand Draft and all supporting documents should reach the Director, Regional Cancer Centre, Medical College Post Office, Thiruvananthapuram-695 011 by Registered / Speed post only not later than 3.30 pm on 30.06.2013.

j. The envelope containing the application should be super scribed "Application For Md Anaesthesiology Course 2013-14".

Certificates / Documents to be attached along with the application form:
Self-attested photo-copies of the following:
1. MBBS Degree certificate.
2. Compulsory Rotating Internship completion certificate.
3. Candidates who have just completed Internship / House surgeoncy on or before 31.03.2013 should enclose Certificate from the Principal of respective Medical College certifying the same.
4. Permanent Medical Council Registration Certificate. Provisional Registration Certificates will be accepted from candidates who have just completed Internship on or after 31.03.2013.
5. Statement of All India Qualifying rank in the NEET PG Entrance Examination 2013 issued by the NBE
6. Proof of Nationality (Passport / Voters ID / PAN Card / Tahsildar’s certificate).
7. Proof of age. (Passport / Secondary School Leaving certificate showing date of birth / Tahsildar’s certificate).
8. Character / conduct certificate issued by competent authority (head of institute / gazetted officer).
9. Community certificate in original issued by Revenue Officer not below the rank of a Tahsildar for SC / ST candidates applying for fee concession/waiver if admitted under merit seat.

Important dates
Events -- Date
Last date for receipt of applications  3.30pm on 30th June2013
Publishing of list of qualified candidates 10th  July 2013
Counseling 15th  July 2013
Date of admission 20th July 2013
Date of commencement of course 1st August 2013

Document to be produced at the time of counseling
1.Admit card/Hall ticket of the NEET PG Medical Entrance Examination 2013
2. Original Pass/Degree certificate of the qualifying examination (MBBS
3. Original C.R.R.I Certificate
4. Permanent Registration Certificate from Indian/State Medical Council
5. Original document to prove date of birth
6. Authorization letter as per annexure and its photocopy, if a proxy is attending
allotment on behalf of the candidate.
7. Any other documents mentioned in the Counseling notification

For details, log on to the link:





Centre for Agri Management, Department of Business Administration, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar -04 has invited applications for admission to MBA (Agribusiness) of Academic Year 2013-14.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline with at least 50% (45% for SC / ST) marks or equivalent from a University or Institution. The Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the candidates must entail a minimum of three years of education after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent. Final year graduating students, who expect to get results before August 2013 can also apply.

Admission to MBA (Agribusiness) will be done based on score of CAT / MAT / ICAR / OJEE / UMT followed by group discussion and personal interview. The candidates, those who have not appeared CAT / MAT / ICAR / OJEE, they have to appear UMT (Utkal University Test) in the University Campus, Bhubaneswar and the date will be intimated to applicants thru separate mail / letter / phone.

How to apply:
Download the application form from website:, fill up and send the application form along with a DD of Rs.500/- (Rs.450 for Reserved Category) in favour of Centre for Agri-Management, payable at Bhubaneswar in the following address:
The Course Head,
Centre for Agri Management,
Dept. of Business Administration,
Utkal University, Bhubaneswar - 751004
Phone: 0674-2567035, 2567496, 9778914859, 9437124356; Fax: 0674-2567035

Last date for submission of application form is 25/06/2013

Loan Facilities: Majority of the students admitted to the course previously have availed the ducational loan from various bank.

For details, log on to the website link:

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

University of Burdwan award of State Funded J.R.F 2013

University of Burdwan
University website:

Applications in prescribed form are invited by University of Burdwan for the award of State Funded J.R.F. in Physics (02), Chemistry (05), Mathematics (07), Zoology (04), Botany (04), Geography (02), Statistics (01), Computer Science (01) & Environmental Science (02)

Basic eligibility is UGC NET / GATE / SET qualification.
Candidates having Masters Degree in the relevant subject but awaiting final certificate of UGC NET / GATE / SET may also apply but must have to submit the certificate on or before the date of interview.

Forms may be had from the University Sales Counter at Rajbati, Burdwan on cash payment of Rs. 250/- and on production of documents in support of basic eligibility from 10.06.2013 to 28.06.2013 (Not on Saturdays & Holidays) between 11 am and 1 pm on any working day.  Application forms may also be downloaded from the University website:  Candidates obtaining the form from the University website must enclose a Demand Draft of Rs. 250/- issued in favour of ‘Finance Officer, The University of Burdwan’ payable at Burdwan at the time of submitting the same.

Last date of submission of filled in forms is 28.06.2013.

For details, see the link:

Jammu and Kashmir SET - State Eligibility Test (SET) on 18th August 2013

Jammu & Kashmir SET - State Eligibility Test (SET) on 18th August 2013

The Jammu & Kashmir SET Agency has announced holding of the State Eligibility Test (SET) on 18th August 2013 (SUNDAY) for determining the eligibility of J & K State subjects for the Eligibility for Lectureship in universities and colleges of Jammu & Kashmir. The Agency will conduct SET in 36 subjects listed under at 2 (two) Centers of Srinagar and Jammu:

01. Chemical Sciences
02. Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
03. Life Sciences
04. Mathematical Sciences
05. Physical Sciences
06. Arab Culture and Islamic Studies
07. Arabic
08. Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian& Peace Studies
09. Commerce
10. Computer Science & Applications
11. Dogri
12. Economics
13. Education
14. Electronic Science
15. English
16. Environmental Science
17. Geography
18. Hindi
19. History
20. Home Science
21. Kashmiri
22. Law
23. Library & Information Science
24. Management
25. Mass Communication & Journalism
26. Music
27. Persian
28. Philosophy
29. Physical Education
30. Political Science
31. Psychology
32. Punjabi
33. Sanskrit
34. Social Work
35. Sociology
36. Urdu

Conditions of Eligibility:
i) Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities / institutions recognized by UGC in Sciences, Humanities (including languages) and Social Science etc. are eligible for this Test. The Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST) / Persons with disability (PWD) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master's degree or equivalent examinations are eligible for this Test.

ii) Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this Test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for award of Lectureship eligibility only after they have passed their Master’s degree examination or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC / ST / PWD (Persons with disability) category candidates). Such candidates must complete their PG degree examination within two years from the date of SET result with required percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified.

iii) The PhD degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September, 1991 (irrespective of date of declaration of result) shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e., from 55% to 50%) for appearing in SET.

Age Limit & Relaxation:
There is no upper age limit for applying for lectureship eligibility

Exemption (Eligibility for Lectureship):
i) NET / SLET / SET shall remain the minimum eligibility condition for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professors in Universities / Colleges / Institutions. Provided however, that candidates, who are or have been awarded a PhD Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of PhD Degree) Regulations, 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET / SLET / SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities / Colleges / Institutions.

ii) The candidates who have passed the UGC / CSIR JRF examination prior to 1989 are also exempted from appearing in SET.

iii) For SET Candidates: The candidates who have cleared the State Eligibility Test (SET) accredited by UGC for eligibility for Lectureship held prior to 1st June 2002, are exempted from appearing in NET / SET, being eligible to apply for Lectureship anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st June 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of lecturer only in the universities / colleges situated in the state from where they have cleared their SET.

Examination Fee and Mode of Payment
For General candidates: Rs. 800/-
For OBC (Non-creamy layer) candidates: Rs. 500/-
For SC / ST / PWD candidates: Rs. 400/-.

The candidate is to fill the Bank Receipt in triplicate (Bank Copy, SET Copy & Candidate’s Copy). All the three copies of the receipt have to be submitted in any branch of Jammu & Kashmir Bank along with the bank charges of Rs. 10/-. The bank will retain its copy and return the other two copies of the receipt to the candidate. The candidate has to attach the SET copy of the receipt with the printout of online Application Form which he / she has to submit at the SET coordination center of University of Kashmir / Jammu opted by the candidate.

How to apply:
 (Applications have to be submitted online):
Candidate seeking admission to the Test must apply through a link available on the Kashmir University website:   

Last date for Applying Online is 12-06-2013

The Application consisting of one copy of Printout of Online Application Form along with bank receipt and other required documents must reach the Coordinator of the SET Centre on or before 15.06.2013.

The candidates should send the following documents with printout on separate A-4 size papers of their online
Application Form (one copy):
i) Copy of Bank Receipt (SET Cell copy).
ii) Attested copies of SC / ST / Persons with Disability (PWD) / OBC (Non creamy layer) certificates, in case applicable.

For details, see the link:

The Rhodes Scholarships for India 2013

The Rhodes Scholarships for India

Each year, there are five Scholarships available for India to enable outstanding students - chosen on the basis of exceptional intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service - to study at the University of Oxford.

The first Indian Rhodes Scholars took up residence in Oxford in 1947, and since that time nearly two hundred Indians have been awarded this prestigious scholarship.  They have pursued a variety of careers in public service, academia, business, law, and medicine, amongst others.

Many have achieved notable distinction, including:

Montek Singh Ahluwalia (India & Magdalen 1964), prominent economic policy-maker. He is Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of India and has previously served as the first Director of the Independent Evaluation Office, International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Girish Karnad (India & Magdalen 1960), contemporary writer, playwright, actor and film director. He is a recipient of the Jnanpith Award, the highest literary honour conferred in India, for his contributions to Kannada literature and theatre.
Lavanya Rajamani (India & Hertford 1996), advisor and writer on international environmental law, in particular international climate change law and policy. She is  a professor at the Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi.
Mahesh Rangarajan (India & Balliol 1986), researcher, author and historian with a special interest in environmental history and colonial history of British India. He is also a political commentator and a psephologist.
A list of all Indian Rhodes Scholars is here.

Information about Rhodes Scholars elected in India and around the world can be found in biographies of the Rhodes class of 2013, the Rhodes class of 2012 and the Rhodes class of 2011.

Several Indian Scholars have been featured on this website as 'Scholar of the Week'. Please also enjoy video interviews with Rhodes alumni.

Indian Scholars with Professor Vir Chauhan, National Secretary, at Rhodes House

Applications are now open for the Rhodes Scholarships for 2014 for India.  The closing date is 31 July 2013. To apply online, please click here.

To see the press release about the Scholars-elect class of 2013, please click here.

Prospective applicants from India should carefully review:

3. the application criteria specific to India (2014 India Memorandum).

There are FAQs which are applicable to all applicants. (

National Secretary for India:

Professor Vir Chauhan
The Secretary
The Rhodes Scholarships in India
International Centre for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology
PO Box 10504
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi 110067

Telephone: +91 11 2674 2317 or +91 11 2674 1260
Fax: +91 11 2674 2316