M. Sc. Program

At the

Department of Chemistry

(Centre for Advanced Studies in Chemistry)

University of Pune

In collaboration with

National Chemical Laboratory

Entrance Examination-2009 (7thJune 2009)

The students desirous to take admission for M. Sc. Chemistry   (Analytical, Biochemistry, Inorganic, Organic and Physical)   at the University Department, both from outside and Pune University must appear for the Entrance Test. Admission for 30 seats are offered to the students from the other universities and they are only on the basis of Entrance Test. Admission to 70 seats (Open + Resevation students) are offered to the students from Pune University on the basis of (a) B.Sc Chemistry marks (b) Entrance Test marks, with equal weightage to (a) and (b)


In order to promote science at the grass root level NCL has offered nine fellowships (Rs. 10000/- per year) to the meritorious students admitted to the Department of Chemistry.

Dr. Reddy’s Research Foundation, Hyderabad has offered three fellowships (Rs. 15000/- per year).

Some additional scholarships also offered by the trusts like Krishna Iyer Doraiswami Trust, Suman Kavathekar Trust and Simantini Jatkar Trust on a need-cum-merit basis.

Who is eligible?

The candidate from the open category with 50% marks and reserved category with 45% and having Chemistry/ Biochemistry as one of the subjects at T. Y. B. Sc. Level can apply. [Candidate appearing for the final year exam can also apply.]

Reservation of seats:

50 % seats are reserved for SC, ST, DTNT and OBC will be followed as per the Government of Maharashtra Rules (applicable only to the candidates of Maharashtra state)   3% seats are reserved for Physically Handicapped Students as per Government of Maharashtra rules.

When and where the Entrance Test will be held?

On Sunday 7thJune 2009 from 2:00 pm to 4:10 pm at University of Pune centre and other centres viz. Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolhapur, Amravati, Nasik and Ahmednagar   (Depending on the number of applications).

Where Do I get Admission Form ?

(1) The application forms will be available on web-site at URL : http://unipunepgadmissions.com/   from 30thApril 2009. Please fill the online entrance form

(2) Application fees (non-refundable and non-transferable) should be in the form DD Payable to the "The Registrar     University of Pune, Pune-411007", drawn on any national bank for Rs 500/- for Open Category and Rs 350/- for SC, ST, DTNT and OBC candidates of Maharashtra state. Rs. 500 for outside Maharashtra state students for all categories. On the backside of the DD     Students should write their full-name and address.

(3) The completely printed application form along with the required documents and DD should be sent to The Head, Department of Chemistry, University of Pune, Pune 411 007

(4) Last date for recieving filled application form is 25thMay, 2009 only. No further correspondence will be entertained for incomplete apllications and those recieved after the last date

New Opportunities to make a Career through our M.Sc. Program

Tel.: 020-25696061-Ext. 1230

FAX : 020-25691728

website: http://chem.unipune.ernet.in/entrance.html

mail: office@chem.unipune.ac.in


Updated on 2 May, 2009