Savitribai Phule Pune University, also known as Pune University is one of the premier universities in India. Pune University is situated in the North-western part of Pune City and was established on February 10th, 1949 under the Poona University Act. The 411-Acre campus houses 46 academic departments. Pune University has several Affiliated colleges and research institutes. Pune University Admissions are entirely based on the marks in the National level entrance exams. However, University also conducts its own entrance exams for the admission to certain courses.
Pune University Courses and Eligibility
There are several Courses offered by Pune University at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral level. Some of them are,
- B.A. and M.A.,
- B.A. and M.A. (Fine Arts),
- Master of Oriental Learning (M.O.L),
- B.Ed. and M.Ed.,
- B.Sc., M.Sc. and D.Sc.,
- MBA and MCA,
- B.Pharm. and M.Pharm.,
- B.Com. and M.Com.,
- LL.B and LL.M.,
- Ph.D. and M.Phil.
Undergraduate Course Eligibility
Pune University offers various courses at the Undergraduate level. The basic criteria to apply is Intermediate (10+2) from a recognized University with the minimum required marks. Selection of the candidates will be on the basis of marks secured in the Entrance and Performance Test conducted by the University.
Postgraduate Course Eligibility
To apply to Postgraduate courses offered by Pune University, a candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 50% marks. Applicants will be selected for MBA program on the basis of marks in MAH CET conducted by DTE Maharashtra. Whereas, admission to other PG courses is based on the Entrance exam and Interview conducted by the University.
M.Phil. Course Eligibility
To apply to M.Phil. course a candidate must have a Master’s degree in the same or related discipline with minimum 50% marks from a known university. However, students will be selected on the basis of previous academic scores and performance in the Entrance Examination conducted by the concerned Department.
Ph.D. Course Eligibility
The selection for the Ph.D. program is based on the written test conducted by the university. However, for those who have qualified for national level entrance tests and fellowship are exempted from appearing for the entrance test. Students should have passed their Master’s Degree Examination with at least 50% marks or equivalent.
Selection Criteria For Ph.D. Program –
Students will be selected on the basis of Ph.D. Entrance Examination. The exam consists of two papers viz., Paper 1 consists of 3 Parts - Logical Reasoning, Numerical Ability; and Reasoning and Language Aptitude. Paper 2 consists of 2 parts - Multiple Choice Questions and Theoretical/ Descriptive Questions.