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Tezpur University – 2017 Admissions

The Tezpur University was established by an Act of Parliament in 1994. The objects of this Central University as envisaged in the statutes are that it shall strive to offer employment oriented and interdisciplinary courses to meet the local and regional aspirations and the development needs of the state of Assam and also offer courses and promote research in areas which are of special and direct relevance to the region and in emerging areas in Science and Technology.

Courses offerred for Admissions:

  • PhD Course
  • Master’ Degree
  • Bachelor’s Degree

Eligibility for Admissions:

Category A: Admission based on online University Entrance Examinations

Programmes: (i) Integrated B.A.B.Ed. (Major in English), Integrated B.Sc.B.Ed. (Major in Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics), (ii) Integrated M. A. in English,Integrated M. Sc. in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Bioscience and Bioinformatics, (iii)Integrated M. Com. (iv) MCA, (v) M. A. in English, Linguistics & Language Technology, Linguistics and Endangered Languages, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Mass Communication and Journalism, Communication for Development, Hindi, Social Works, and Education (vi) M.Sc. in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Nanoscience & Technology, Environmental Science, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, (vii) M.Tech. in Information Technology, Food Engineering & Technology, Electronics Design & Technology, Bioelectronics, Energy Technology, Polymer Science & Technology, and Mechanical Engineering  (viii) M.Com. (ix) Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM) (x) PG Diploma in Translation (Hindi), Women Studies, Child Rights and Governance (xi) B.Voc. in Food processing, Renewable Energy Management. (xii) B.Ed. (xiii) Certificate in Chinese.

Category B: Admission based on All India Ranking (AIR) of  JEE (Main)

Programmes: B.Tech. in (i) Mechanical Engineering, (ii) Civil Engineering, (iii) Electronics and Communication Engineering, (iv)Electrical Engineering (v)Computer Science & Engineering, (vi) Food Engineering & Technology. Candidates will be selected for admission on the basis of performance in the JEE (Main) to be conducted by the CBSE on 2nd April, 2017 (Pen and paper based) and 8th & 9th April, 2017 (Computer based) (for details please visit JEE website: www.jeemain.nic.in).  Approximately 60% of the total seats will be filled up by the candidates of NE states. Candidates of NE states may apply against the seats reserved for the North East (NE) states for which the candidates will be required to produce Permanent Residence certificate (PRC) issued by the competent authority of any NE state. Counseling of the shortlisted candidates will be held at Tezpur University. Admission to the remaining seats will be made through the Central Counseling conducted by the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB). For admission through Central Counseling no application is required to be submitted.

Category C: Direct Admission: (i) Candidates from NE states securing any of the top 10 positions in the Higher Secondary Board/Council Examinations of NE State with an aggregate marks of 80% or more will be directly admitted to the Integrated M.Sc. (Physics/ Mathematics/Chemistry/ Bioscience and Bioinformatics), Integrated MA in English, Integrated B.Sc.B.Ed./B.A.B.Ed, Integrated M.Com programme. (ii) Candidates from NE states securing any of the top 5 positions in the Higher Secondary Board/Council Examinations of any NE state with an aggregate marks of 85% or more will be directly admitted to B. Tech. programme. Such candidates will apply in the prescribed application form along with their rank certificates after declaration of their results. Candidates passed out from CBSE will not be eligible for the direct admission. (iii) A certain number of candidates with valid GATE score will be admitted directly to the M.Tech. programme.

Category D: Ph. D. programme

Offering Departments: Business Administration, Chemical Sciences, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Cultural Studies, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Energy, Environmental Science, English and Foreign Languages, Education, Food Engineering & Technology, Hindi, Mathematical Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Mass Communication and Journalism, Physics and Sociology.  Candidates will be admitted on the basis of the performance in the online test and personal interview. The online University entrance examination will be conducted in designated examination centres; however, Personal Interview (PI) will be conducted in the respective Departments.  The merit list prepared based on the entrance examination conducted in Autumn Semester, 2017 will be valid for the admission in both Autumn Semester, 2017 and Spring Semester, 2018. For Spring Semester 2018 applications will be invited from the eligible candidates with valid UGC/CSIR NET-JRF only for Personal Interview.

How to Apply

Online application: Interested candidates may apply Online through the University Website: www.tezu.ernet.in by paying the application fees through Debit card/ Credit card/ Net banking..


Application Fee: @ Rs. 700/- per candidate ( Rs. 350/- for SC, ST and PWD candidates).

Official Notice:

Deadline: (i) All programmes of study (except B.Tech) : 30th April, 2017

(ii) B.Tech. programme  :   8th  May,2017

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