Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) offers admission in more than 52 departments of various UG, PG & doctoral programmes. It was established in year 1949 and is located in Pune, Maharashtra.
Pune University follows the entrance & without entrance schemes to provide admission in various PG courses. In case of entrance based admissions, the University releases the course wise merit lists followed by the counseling process.
UG courses are offered by the affiliated colleges of the Pune University, located in the districts of Ahmednagar, Pune & Nashik. In order to avail the admission information for these programmes, students are advised to contact to the respective affiliated college & institute of the Pune University.
|Pune University BA (Performing Arts) Admission||Pune University PG Admission||Pune University M.Phil Admission||Pune University Ph.D. Admission|
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|Course Name||Application Start Date||Application End Date||Entrance Test|
|M.Sc(Electronic Science)||May 1||May 25||June 10 – 20|
|M.A (Politics)||May 1||May 25||June 10 – 20|
|M.Sc(Atmospheric Science, Statistics, Physics)/ MBA/ M.Tech/ MA/||May 1||May 25||June 10 – 20|
The university offers BA, B.Sc., B.Sc. (Applied), BBA, BCA, B.Com, B.Tech, B.Arch, LLB, B.L.I.Sc., BBM, B.Pharm and BHM courses at UG level.
Minimum eligibility for BA is candidate must pass in 10+2 examination or HSC with English as a passing subject OR three-year Diploma after SSC OR SSC or 11 years with English and Indian Air Force Educational Trust OR Trained Teacher Certificate Course OR Diploma in Education with English. For B.Sc., candidate must have passed HSC or equivalent examination with English as subject and with any three of science subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Geography, Geology, etc.
For BBA, BBM, BHM and BCA, candidate must pass in 10+2 examination or equivalent with English and minimum 45% marks. For B.Pharm program, HSC or equivalent with English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with minimum 50% marks OR Diploma in Pharmacy is required for eligibility. For B.Tech, candidate must pass in HSC or equivalent with English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with minimum 50% marks OR Diploma in Engineering/Technology with minimum 50% marks.
|BA||–||10+2 examination or HSC with English as a passing subject OR three-year Diploma after SSC OR SSC or 11 years with English and Indian Air Force Educational Trust OR Trained Teacher Certificate Course OR Diploma in Education with English|
|Mental, Moral and Social Science|
|Performing Arts||10+2 examination or equivalent Arts (Music, Dance, Drama) examination with English with 45% marks in CET.|
|Fine Arts||10+2 examination or equivalent with English|
|B.Sc.||General||HSC or equivalent examination with English as subject and with any three of science subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Geography, Geology, etc. OR three years Diploma OR three years Diploma in Pharmacy OR Intermediate Science examination OR HSC examination with English and any of the vocational subjects of +2 level|
|Computer Science||HSC examination in science with Mathematics OR three years Diploma after SSC|
|Biotechnology||HSC examination in science or equivalent|
|Home Science||HSC examination in science/arts/commerce stream or Home Science/Vocational course OR Diploma in Engineering/Pharmacy/Homeopathy|
|Tech (Weapon Technology)|
|B.Sc. Applied||–||B.Sc. or BE or B.Sc. Nursing or B.Pharm|
|Bio Medical Techniques||BAMS or BHMS or BV Science or B.Pharm|
|Analytical Chemistry||B.Sc. (Chemical) Special or sub subject|
|Optometry||B.Sc. with Physics/Chemistry/Botany/Zoology/Electronics/Microbiology with minimum 50% marks OR MBBS/BAMS/BHMS/B.Pharm with 50% marks|
|Biotechnology||B.Sc. with Biology/Zoology/Botany/Biotechnology/Life Science/Microbiology/ Chemistry/ Agriculture/Physics/Geology/Computer Science with 50% marks OR B.Pharm|
|GIS & Remote Sensing||B.Sc./ B.Sc (Computer Science)/ BA in Geography with Mathematics/Statistics as a subordinate subject/ MA in Geography/B.Arch/MCA/MCM with 50% marks OR B.Tech|
|Wine Technology||B.Sc in Microbiology or Biotechnology|
|B.L.I.Sc.||–||Any Bachelor’s degree|
|LLB||–||Bachelor’s degree with minimum 45% marks|
|B.Tech||–||HSC or equivalent with English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with minimum 50% marks OR Diploma in Engineering/Technology with minimum 50% marks|
|B.Arch||–||Minimum 50% marks in 10+2 examination or equivalent with English and Mathematics as subjects|
|B.Com||–||10+2 examination or equivalent with English|
|BBA||–||10+2 examination or equivalent with English and minimum 45% marks|
|B.Pharm||–||HSC or equivalent with English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with minimum 50% marks OR Diploma in Pharmacy|
|BHM||–||10+2 examination or equivalent with English and minimum 45% marks|
|BHMCT||–||Diploma in Hotel Management|
|B.Sc.||Hospitality Studies||HSC examination with minimum 45% marks|
Pune University conducts an entrance cum performance test to provide admission in the BA programme. For B.Sc, the students are selected on the basis of their marks in the qualifying exam. Admission to B.Sc. Biotechnology is done partly on the basis of merit and on the basis of entrance exam. Admission to B.Tech, B.Pharm and B.Arch is done on the basis of MHT CET. Admission to rest of the courses is done on the basis of merit.
The university offers B.Ed. in four specializations, B.Sc. in Physical Education, Health Education and Sports, B.P.Ed., BPE and BA – B.Ed. Integrated course.
Minimum eligibility for B.Ed. is Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with minimum 45% marks. For B.Sc., candidate must pass in 10+2 examination in relevant discipline. For B.P.Ed., candidate must have passed Bachelor’s degree in any subject with Physical Education as an elective subject OR Bachelor’s degree in any faculty with Physical Education at HSC level with 45% marks. For BA B.Ed., 10+2 examination with English as compulsory subject with atleast 45% marks or B grade is required to become eligible.
|B.Ed.||–||Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with minimum 45% marks|
|Hearing Impaired||BA or B.Sc. with 50% marks and with the school teaching subjects as the area of study|
|English Education||Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with minimum 45% marks and English as a special subject|
|Education of Handicapped||Graduate in any discipline|
|B.Sc.||Physical Education, Health Education and Sports||10+2 examination|
|B.P.Ed.||–||Bachelor’s degree in any subject with Physical Education as an elective subject OR Bachelor’s degree in any faculty with Physical Education at HSC level with 45% marks|
|BPE||–||Graduate in any discipline|
|BA – B.Ed.||–||10+2 examination with English as compulsory subject with atleast 45% marks or B grade|
The university admits candidates to the B.Ed courses on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination.
The University offers PG programmes in various disciplines leading to MA, M.Sc., M.L.I.Sc., MSW, MCA, LLM, MMR, MHM, MDS, M.Arch, M.Com, M.Ed., and M.Pharm at PG level.
Minimum eligibility for PG courses is candidates must pass in Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline from recognized university.
|MA||–||Bachelor’s degree in any faculty|
|Sanskrit Linguistics||Bachelor’s degree and Sanskrit, Prakrit & Pali subjects at HSC level|
|Performing Arts||Bachelor’s degree in any faculty with 45% marks|
|Mathematics||BA or B.Sc. with Mathematics|
|Mass Communication & Journalism||Bachelor’s degree in any faculty|
|MA/M.Sc.||Development Planning & Administration||Bachelor’s degree in any faculty with 50% marks|
|LLM||–||Student must be a graduate in law discipline from a recognized University.|
|MCA||–||Bachelor’s degree in Science with 50% marks for open category and Mathematics at 10+2 level.|
|M.Ph.T||–||Bachelor in Physiotherapy|
|M.Arch||–||Bachelor in Architecture with minimum 50% marks|
|M.Com||–||B.Com/BBA/BFT/BCA or any other graduate degree from foreign university with four commerce subjects|
|M.Pharm||–||B.Pharm degree with minimum 60% marks and should have valid GATE score|
Pune University follows an entrance & non-entrance based criteria to grant admission in several PG programmes. For MA in Philosophy, students have to qualify in the entrance or interview cum presentation test. For MCA, candidates must qualify in entrance examination conducted by the university. Admission to MA, LLM, M.L.I.Sc., M.Com and M.Sc. is done on the basis of entrance test.
The university offers MBA in four disciplines,Master of Personnel Management, Master in Business Studies, Master of Computer Management and Master of Marketing Management respectively. Minimum eligibility for Management PG programs is candidate must have passed Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline.
|MBA||General||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline|
|Engineering||Any graduate with minimum 50% marks for general and 45% for backward category|
|Biotechnology||Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in science, Bio-chemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental science, Genetics, Life sciences, Microbiology, Zoology (etc.), Agriculture, Medical Sciences, Pharmacy, Ayurved, Veterinary sciences, Echnology, Engineering with 45% marks in aggregate|
|Master of Personnel Management||–||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline|
|Master in Business Studies||–||Two Years Diploma in Business Management (D.B.M.) Studies or Two Years Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) or Two Years Diploma in Management Science|
|Master of Computer Management||–||Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in any discipline|
|Master of Marketing Management||–|
|MBA||Pharma – BT||Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Science, Agriculture, Ayurveda, Medicine, Engineering, Pharmacy, Technology, Veterinary Science, and Technology Engineering with minimum 50% marks from recognized university.|
For MBA (PBT), selection of candidates is done on the basis of ATMA followed by merit list prepared by the concerned department. However, a candidate will only be considered eligible if he/she has passed graduation on/before September 30. For MBA in Biotechnology, candidate must appear for national level entrance exam approved by PUMBA or Entrance test and GD & PI conducted by PUMBA. For Master of Personnel Management, candidate must appear for written test.
For admission in MBA, Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA) consider the score of MHT-CET. For Executive MBA, Students have to appear in the entrance test. For MBA ++, Students have to qualify in MH CET conducted by DTE Maharashtra. Outside Maharashtra candidates can apply on the basis of the score of CAT/MAT/ATMA/XAT.
For MBA (PBT):
Open Category and Outside Maharashtra Candidates: INR 900
Reserved Category Candidates from the state of Maharashtra: INR 700
The university offers M.Sc. in twenty two specializations, M.Tech in seven specializations, ME in eight specializations. Minimum eligibility for M.Sc. is pass in B.Sc. in relevant specialization. For M.Tech and ME, candidate must pass in BE/B.Tech degree in relevant specializations.
|M.Sc.||General||Bachelor of Science, in respective subject or B.Sc. (BioTech.)|
|Space Science||Bachelor of Science/ Technology|
|Environmental Science||BE /B.Sc. or Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Fisheries with 50% marks or B.Pharm|
|Physics||B.Sc. with Physics as a subject|
|Maths||Bachelor of Science with Mathematics or/Mathematics atleast upto second year B.E./B.Tech|
|Polymer Science||Bachelor of Science with 50% Marks & Physics as one of Subsidiary subject Or Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical/ Polymer|
|Health Science||B.Sc. or BA in Social Science or B.Sc. Nursing or B.Sc. Physiotherapy or MBBS/BAMS/BHMS/B.Pharm with 50% marks|
|Bio Technology||B.Sc. or MBBS/BAMS/ BHMS/ B.Pharm with 50% marks OR entrance test of JNU, Delhi|
|Petroleum Technology||B.Sc. degree|
|Computer Science||B.Sc. degree with 50% marks and entrance test|
|Drug Chemistry||B.Sc. Chemistry with minimum 50% marks|
|PPPR Tech. Weapon Systems||Graduate of NDA or other equivalent recognized university OR A Commissioned Officer of Indian Military Academy (IMA) or Officers Training Academy (OTA) OR Has passed the Long Gunnery Staff course in field or surveillance and Target Acquisition stream OR Has minimum seven years’ service as an Officer OR Has taught in the school of Artillery for one year or in Artillery Unit for two years after having the Long Gunnery Staff Courses|
|Industrial Mathematics with CA||BA /Bachelor of Science with Mathematics at least upto 2nd year OR BE/B.Tech/ B.Sc. (Engineering)|
|Anatomy||B.Sc. with Botany/Zoology/Biotech/Microbiology or MBBS|
|Medical Biochemistry||B.Sc. with Botany/Zoology/Biotech/Microbiology/Chemistry or MBBS|
|Medical Microbiology||B.Sc. with Botany/Zoology/Biotech/Microbiology or MBBS|
|Pharmacology||B.Sc. with Botany/Zoology/Biotech/Microbiology/Chemistry or MBBS Or B.Pharm|
|Genetics Science||B.Sc. with Botany/Zoology/Biotech/Microbiology or MBBS|
|M.Tech||Biotechnology||H.Sc. (10+2) with English, Physics, Chem., Biology, Maths with 60% marks|
|Atmospheric Physics||Master of Science in Physics or Mathematics or Computer Science or Statistics or Atmospheric Physics or Meteorology or with specialisation in Meteorology.|
|Lasers & Electronic Optics||M.Sc. or equivalent in Physics, Applied Physics, Electronic Optics. Electronics, Electronic Science or equivalent in Electronics, Electrical Communication, Tele Communication, Electronics and Tele Communication/ Tele Communication Engineering, or Physics with 55% Marks B.E. (Computer/ Information Technology). OR AMIE / grade IETE degree with 60% marks|
|Computer Science||A GATE Score in any Mathematical Science or any Physical Science or any Engineering discipline valid at the time of admission. OR A UGC-CSIR Junior Research Fellowship in any Mathematical Science of any Physical Science.|
|Mathematical Modelling & Simulation||Master Degree in Physics or Mathematics, Engineering/Technology.|
|Bio Information||Bachelor of Science with First class|
|Modeling & Simulation||B.E. or equivalent in any branch of Engineering OR Master Degree in Science / Arts / Commerce discipline and Background in Mathematics equivalent to the University of Pune. F.Y.B.Sc. Mathematics|
|ME||–||Bachelor Degree in Engineering in the respective branches of Pune University Or degree from any other University recognised as equivalent thereto by this University. OR Passing A.M.I.E. / A.M.I.E.T.E. after 3 year Diploma with valid GATE score in respective branches.|
|Metallurgy||B.E./B.Tech. Metallurgy & equivalent|
|Electrical||B.E./B.Tech. Electrical Engineering & equivalent|
|Civil||B.E./B.Tech. Civil Engineering / Civil Construction & equivalent|
|Electronics / Electronics & Telecommunication||B.E./B.Tech. in Electronics, Electronics & Telecommunication, Instrumentation & Control, Industrial Electronics, Computer Engineering or equivalent|
|Instrumentation & Control||B.E./B.Tech. Instrumentation & Control, Electronics & Telecommunication, Electronics Instrumentation Engg. Bio-Medical, Industrial Electronics. The engineering branches like Electronic Instrumentation, Electronics & Instrumentation, Electronic Instrumentation & Control, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Electronics, and Biomedical Instrumentation.|
|Mechanical||B.E./B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Sandwich & equivalent|
|Production||B.E./B.Tech. Production, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Sandwich / Prod. Sandwich & equivalent|
|Industrial||B.E./B.Tech. in Industrial Engineering & equivalent.|
|ME / M.Tech||–||Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Technology of Pune University in the respective branch Or degree from any other University|
|Computer Science and Engineering||BE/ B.Tech in CS, Electronics, Electronics & Telecommunication, EE, IT, IE, Computer Balance Engineering|
|Modeling & Simulation||B.E. or equivalent in any branch of Engineering OR M.Sc. equivalent in any branch of science|
The university admits candidates to M.Tech/ME on the basis of GATE score or through MHT CET conducted by DTE Maharashtra. Admission to M.Sc. is done on the basis of entrance examination conducted by the university. Selection to M.Tech is also done on the basis of entrance test conducted by the university.
The university offers MD, MS, DM and MCh programs to the candidates for which the university offers different eligibility criteria.
For MD and MS, candidate must pass in MBBS degree. For DM, candidate must pass in MD in respective specialization. For MCh, candidate must pass in MS degree from recognized university.
|MD||–||MBBS degree or equivalent|
|DM||Cardiology||MD in Medicine or Paediatrics|
|MCh||Cardio Vascular & Thoracic Surgery||Degree of MS in General Surgery|
|Neuro Surgery||Degree of MS in General Surgery, Orthopaedics|
|Paediatrics Surgery||Degree of MS in General Surgery|
|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery|
The university accepts admission to medical programs on the basis of NEET entrance examination.
The University offers Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) degree in various disciplines. M.Phil. degree shall have the status of an intermediate degree between the first Post-Graduate degree and the Doctorate degree. It has both research and course components which provide the adequate background for advanced research to the students. M.Phil. Course can be done either on a full-time or on vocational basis depending upon the availability of the programme in the Department/College.
The duration of the full-time M.Phil course will be 12 months. Vocational M.Phil. Programme shall extend over a period of 24 months. Facility of vocational M.Phil. Programme shall be restricted to full-time teachers of Colleges/Universities and full-time research workers of the Recognized Institutions within the jurisdiction of the University of Pune.
Pune University M.Phil Eligibility Criteria:
Students should have a Master’s Degree in the same or related discipline, with 50% marks for general category and 45% marks for reserved category, from a recognized University.
Pune University M.Phil Selection Process:
Students will be selected on the basis of satisfactory performance at the Master’s Degree Examination and the performance at the Entrance Examination conducted by the Department/College concerned.
The University offers research programs in different subjects and interdisciplinary areas leading to degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). The selection for the programme is based on the written test conducted by the university. However, those who have qualified for national level entrance tests and fellowship are exempted from appearing for the entrance test.
Pune University Ph.D Eligibility Criteria:
Students should fulfill any of the following conditions:
Pune University Ph.D Selection Criteria:
Students will be selected on the basis of Ph.D. Entrance Examination. The exam consists of two papers:
Paper-I consists of 3 Parts: Logical Reasoning, Numerical Ability; and Reasoning and Language Aptitude. The paper contains total 100 questions of 100 marks in total. All questions are multiple choice type questions where each correct answer carries 1 Mark. There is no negative marking for an incorrect answer.
Students must have to obtain a minimum of 50% marks in Paper 1 in case of general category and 45% in case of reserved category. Only those students are allowed to appear in the paper 2, who will qualify in paper 1.
Paper 2: This is the subject specific test of a total of 100 marks which consists of 2 parts, Multiple Choice Questions of 20 marks and Theoretical / Descriptive Questions of 80 marks.
Exemptions: You will be exempted from giving the entrance exam if you fulfil the following conditions:
The university offers online mode of application process through the official website. Here are the steps to apply online:
Documents to be submitted with Application form: