The University of Burdwan (Also known as Burdwan University) is a teaching and affiliating public university, established by the Government of West Bengal on 15th of June, 1960, located in Bardhaman, West Bengal, India. The University of Burdwan has its territorial jurisdiction extends over five districts – Burdwan, Hooghly (excluding Serampore Subdivision), Bankura, Birbhum and Purulia and currently the university has about 150 plus affiliated colleges under its roof.
The University of Burdwan,
Rajbati, Burdwan, West Bengal-713 104.
Phone No. 0342-2634975
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Admission to M.A./M.Sc for the session 2011-13
Burdwan University inviting applications for admission to the M.A./M.Sc courses for the session 2011-13 in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics, Statistics, Geography, Environmental Science, Biotechnology & Microbiology. The courses in Env. Sc., Biotechnology & Microbiology are self-financing.
Teaching at post-graduate level in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geography, Zoology and Botany is imparted, in addition to the concerned Departments at the University Campus, at the undergraduate affiliated colleges of the University viz., B.B. College, Asansol, (Physics), Durgapur Govt. College, Durgapur (Chemistry), J.K. College, Purulia (Mathematics), Chandernagore Govt. College, Chandernagore (Geography), Vivekananda College, Burdwan (Chemistry), Suri Vidyasagar College, Suri (Zoology), Hooghly Mohsin College, Chinsurah (Botany), Ramananda College (Botany). Admission of candidates in the said subject at both the centres will be regulated from this office on the basis of counselling to be held for the purpose.
Details of admission notification is as follows:
|Course||M.A./M.Sc in Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics, Statistics, Geography, Environmental Science, Biotechnology & Microbiology|
|Course Duration||2 years|
|Eligibility||For Environmental Science:
Science graduates (10+2+3) having Honours in Env. Sc. / Microbiology / Botany/ Chemistry/ Zoology/ Physics/ Geography/ Geology/ Physiology/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry and B.Sc.(Agri.) Hons. (10+2+4).
For Biotechnology :
One extra seat will be allotted to each of the DSA-assisted departments i.e., Physics, Chemistry & CAS Department-Botany to be filled-up by the students domicile in other states.
Candidates awaiting results of B.Sc 3rd year examination can collect forms on production of mark sheet of B.Sc 2nd year examination. But the filled-in forms will have to be submitted alongwith the marksheet of B.Sc final examination only.
|Selection Procedure||Selection of candidates for admission to M.Sc. course in Biotechnology & Env. Sc. will be based on their academic records and their performances at a written test of one hour duration to be held at 12 noon and 2-00 p.m. respectively on 18.08.2011 (Thursday) at the D.D.E. Building, opposite of Meghnad Saha Planetarium, Golapbag, B.U.|
|Reservation||As per Govt. rules.|
|Course Fees||For admission in the traditional subjects at the University Departments, candidates are to submit a total amount of Rs745/- only for admission.
For admission in the subjects of Env. Sc., Microbiology & Biotechnology, the required course fee per year is Rs.25,000/-, Rs. 25,000/- & Rs. 30,000/- respectively and the Lab fee is Rs. 5,000/- (total), Rs. 5,000/-(per year) and Rs. 5,000/- (per year) respectively. However, at the time of admission in anyone of these subjects, a candidate has to submit Rs.20,425/- only. The amount may be paid in cash or by a D/D drawn in favour of the Finance Officer, B.U. payable at S.B.I., B.U. The candidates will be required to pay the balance amount of the yearly course fee (Rs.10,000/- for Env. Sc. & Microbiology and Rs.15,000/- for Biotechnology) after three months from the date of admission to the course.
|Issue and Submission of Application Form||Between 11-00 a.m. and 1-30 p.m. on all working days from 15.07.2011 to 12.08.2011.|
Eligible candidates can apply in prescribed forms obtainable at the Sales Counter at Rajbati, (and not by post) on payment of Rs. 100/- in cash, between 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on all working days (except Saturdays, Sundays and University Holidays).
Candidates obtaining the form from the website, http://www.buruniv.ac.in must enclose a demand draft of Rs. 100/- drawn in favour of “Finance Officer, The University of Burdwan” payable at SBI, Burdwan at the time of submitting the same.
Last date of submission of Application Form: 12 August 2011
Date of Written Test for admission to M.Sc. in Biotechnology & Env. Sc.: 18 August 2011 at 12 noon and 2-00 p.m. respectively
Publication of Short-Listed Candidates for all the subjects: 29.08.2011 (Monday) at 3 p.m.
Admission will be start from: 30 August 2011 to 6 September 2011
Classes for P.G. Course of studies are likely to commence from: 7 September 2011.
Admission Schedule for M.A./M.Sc at Burdwan University is as follows:
|Admission for the subjects||Date||Reporting Time||Commencement of admission||Venue|
|Physics||30.08.2011||11:00 AM||11:30 AM||Nazrul Udyan
|Chemistry||30.08.2011||2:30 PM||3:00 PM|
|Zoology||01.09.2011||11:00 AM||11:30 AM|
|Botany||01.09.2011||2:30 PM||3:00 PM|
|Geography||02.09.2011||11:00 AM||11:30 AM|
|Microbiology||02.09.2011||2:30 PM||3:00 PM|
|Mathematics||05.09.2011||11:00 AM||11:30 AM|
|Statistics||06.09.2011||11:00 AM||11:30 AM|
|Environmental Sciences||06.09.2011||12:00 Noon||12:30 PM|
|Biotechnology||06.09.2011||2:30 PM||3:00 PM|
Application Form and further information can be obtained from the University Website: www.buruniv.ac.in.