Admission to M Sc Biotechnology - Online application

Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to M Sc Bio-technology Programme for the academic session 2020 offered at Department of Bio-technology, University of Kashmir. Admission to the courses shall be governed by the Admission policy/Reservation Policy of Kashmir University and the existing Statutes available on University website and relevant statutes.



1 University of Kashmir ADMISSION NOTIFICATION No. 15 of 2020 For 2-year M Sc Biotechnology Programme Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to M Sc Bio-technology Programme for the academic session 2020 offered at Department of Bio-technology, University of Kashmir. Admission to the courses shall be governed by the Admission policy/Reservation Policy of Kashmir University and the existing Statutes available on University website and relevant statutes. i) Important dates: Notification for admission alongwith eligibility criteria for admissions, number of seats, reservation as per GOI norms at University website 23-10-2020 Receipt of Application Forms From 24-10-2020 Upto 30-10-2020 Scrutiny of Application Forms and display of General Merit list/Category wise list on University website 02-11-2020 Display of 1st selection list 3-11-2020 Admission of selected candidates and fee submission by candidates 10-11-2020 Display of vacant seats and issuance of 2nd selection list against available vacant seats (if any) 11-11-2020 Last date for submission of fee in favour of selected candidates in 2nd selection list 15-11-2020 Transfer of Candidates (selected at any University/Insitute) (if any) Upto 16-11-2020 Admission against the transferred vacant seats (if any) On or before 20th November. 2020 Closure of Admission 25th November, 2020 Submission of List of admitted students to DBT On or before 30th November, 2020 ii) Eligibility: Should have passed, Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern in Physical, and Biological Sciences OR Bachelors degree in Agricultural, Veterinary and Fishery Science, Pharmacy, Engineering/Technology or Medicine (MBBS) or BDS from the University of Kashmir or any other Institute recognized by UGC with at least 55% marks in aggregate for Open Merit and 50% marks for reserved categories. iii) Intake Capacity: (20 Seats) iv) Admission Criteria: Candidates shall be admitted to the programme on the basis of GAT-B score 2020. The merit will be prepared on the basis of GAT-B Score (2020). DIRECTORATE of ADMISSIONS and COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS University of Kashmir 2 v) Reserved Categories (Break-up) S. No. Category Reservation %age Authority for Issuing Certificate 1. Schedule Caste {SC} 5 Tehsildar concerned 2. Scheduled Tribe {ST} 3 Tehsildar concerned 3. Children of Gujjar and Bakerwal {CGB} 2 Tehsildar concerned 4. Residents of Backward Areas {RBA} 10 Tehsildar concerned 5. Line of Actual Control {ALC} 1 Tehsildar concerned 6. Scouts/Guides/Rovers and Rangers {SGRR} 1 Governor/State Organizing Commissioner (JKSBS&G) 7. Weak & Under Privileged Classes [Social Caste] {WUP} 2 Tehsildar concerned. 8. Children of Permanent Resident of Defense Personnel/ State Police Personnel/Children of Ex-Defense & Police Personnel/Children of Paramilitary Forces serving in the State {CDP} 2 Commanding Officer of Unit/ Zila Sainik Welfare Officer and DIG concerned, respectively. 9. Candidates possessing outstanding proficiency in Sports {SPT} 2 Director, Physical Education, University of Kashmir 10. Candidates possessing outstanding proficiency in NCC (B or C certificate) {NCC} 2 “B” Group Commandant, “C” Director NCC. 11. Differently–abled [not less than 40% disability] {DA} 3 Superintendent Medical Board 12 Persons from outside the Kashmir Division, but excluding those who have passed qualifying examination from University/Board of Kashmir Division {OSJ}* 2% Registrar of the concerned University /Secretary concerned Board. 13 Persons residing outside India (Foreign Nationals) but excluding those who have passed qualifying examination from Jammu & Kashmir Universities/ Boards {FN}# 5% Embassy concerned/ ICCR 14 Children of Permanent Employees of the University of Kashmir Serving/Retired) {SN} 1 seat per Programme Registrar, University of Kashmir vi) Submission of Online Application Forms: The candidates are advised to follow the below steps for filling their Online Application Forms: - Step-2: Candidate needs to register him/herself before submitting the Online Application Form. For Registration with the System Click on the “Register as Student”. Remember the Username and Password for future reference. Step-1: Visit http://www.kashmiruniversity.net or www.kashmiruniversity.ac.in and click on Link Admissions 2020. Read Important Instructions for Registration and Submission of Form carefully before proceeding further. 3 vii) Submission of downloaded Application Forms (Hard copy): After submitting the Online Application Form, candidate needs to submit the downloaded Form (hard copy) in the office of the Department of Biotechnology, University of Kashmir alongwith all requisite documents/certificates and GAT-B Score card-2020 otherwise the hardcopy can be mailed on biotech@uok.edu.in viii) Verification of documents/certificates: ? Department of Biotechnology will check/verify the educational/category certificates etc. of the candidates at the time of submission of hard copy of the Application Form and it will be the sole responsibility of the candidate to satisfy whether he/she is meeting the prescribed criterion. ? The selection of the candidate will be rejected if it is found that the applicant does not fulfill the eligibility criteria or has misrepresented/suppressed the information. Sd/- (Prof. M Farooq Mir) Director (Directorate of Admissions & Competitive Examinations) No: F(M Sc Biotechnology Admissions–20)/DACE/KU/20 Dated: 23-10-2020 Step-3: After successful Registration, login into the system for submitting Online Application Form. Enter your “Registration No.” and Click “Next”. Step-4: Enter the required details and Upload your latest passport size Photograph and click “Next”. Step-6: If there is any variation click on “Previous” button, make necessary corrections and then Click “Submit”. Get a printout of the Form and submit the hard copy alongwith all requisite documents in the Department of Biotechnology, University of Kashmir.


  • Event Date: 24-Oct-2020 - 30-Oct-2020
  • Venue: Online
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