Tezpur University Admission 2017

Established in the year 1994, Tezpur University is a Central University located in Tezpur, Assam. The university that was established by an Act of Parliament strives to offer employment oriented and interdisciplinary courses to meet the local and regional aspirations and the development needs of the state of Assam. The university aims to offer courses and promote research in areas that are of special and direct relevance to the region and in emerging areas in Science and Technology. The university is approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

Tezpur University offers admission to various undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, PhD and certificate courses in the fields of Sciences, Humanities & Social Sciences, Management Sciences and Engineering that are further sub-divided into 21 departments and three special academic centres. Some of the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered by the university are M.Sc., Ph.D, M.Tech, B.Sc, Integrated M.Sc., M.A, PG Diploma, MBA, MCA, Integrated M.Com, B.Tech, Advanced Diploma, etc. To be eligible for admission to various programmes offered by the university, the candidates must have scored minimum marks in the qualifying examination.

For some of the programmes like M.Sc., M.Com., B.Ed., Integrated M.Com, Integrated M.A, etc. admissions are done on the basis of merit in Teri University Entrance Examination (TUEE) conducted by the university. For B.Tech programmes, the university considers All India Ranking (AIR) of JEE Main conducted by CBSE for admitting candidates. The university also offers direct admission to some of the programmes to candidates from North Eastern states securing any of the top 10 positions in the higher secondary board/ Council Examinations of the NE State with aggregate marks of 80% of more. Candidates who have passed out from CBSE will not be eligible for direct admission. The interested and eligible candidates can submit the application forms online only by visiting the official website of the university. The application fee of Rs. 700 for general candidates can be paid through debit card/ credit card/ net banking.

Tezpur University Admission Schedule:

S.No.

Event

Date

1

Online application process begins

Last week of February, 2017

2

Last date to submit online application form except B.Tech course

Last week of April, 2017

3

Last date to submit online application form for B.Tech course

1st Week of May, 2017

4

Admit card availability

May, 2017

5

Entrance exam begins

June, 2017

6

Announcement of Entrance Exam results

June, 2017

7

Dates of Personal Interview for PhD

June, 2017

8

Announcement of PhD results

June, 2017

 

Tezpur University UG Admission

Tezpur University offers admission to undergraduate programmes in the fields of Sciences, Management Sciences, Engineering and Humanities & Social Sciences. Some of the undergraduate programmes offered by the university are B.Tech, B.Voc, B.Ed, BA, B.Sc., etc. To be eligible for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the university, the aspirants must have score minimum marks in the qualifying examination. Admissions to some of the undergraduate programmes like B.Tech are done on the basis of AIR in JEE Main conducted by CBSE and for rest of the undergraduate programmes, the admissions are done on the basis of merit in the Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university. The applications for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the university can be submitted online only. The interested candidates need to visit the official website of the university to fill the online application form. The application fee of Rs. 700 for general category candidates and Rs. 350 for SC, ST and PWD candidates can be paid through debit card/ credit card/ net banking.

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Admissions:

 

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

B.Tech. Civil Engineering

Language, Physics, Mathematics, Any one of (Chemistry, Biology, Biotech, Technical vocational subjects), any other subject with at least 45% (40% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category) marks in above subjects taken together in 10+2 examination

Admissions to all B.Tech programmes are done based on All India Ranking (AIR) in the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE)

2

B.Tech. Computer Science & Engineering

3

B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering

4

B.Tech. Electrical Engineering

Admissions are done on the basis of merit in JEE Main conducted by CBSE

5

B.Tech. Food Engineering & Technology

6

B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering

7

B.Voc Renewable Energy

10+2 examination (Science) with 50% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate or NSQF level 4 certificate

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

8

B.Voc Food Processing

 

SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

Integrated B.A. B.Ed. – Major in English

Candidates must have secured first division in the 10+2 examination

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

2

Bachelor of Education

Candidates must have scored minimum 55% marks in B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Tech/ B.E.

 

SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. – Chemistry

The candidates applying for B.Sc. B.Ed. programmes must have secured first division in 10+2 examination with science subjects

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

2

Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. – Mathematics

3

Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. – Physics

 

Tezpur University PG Admission

Tezpur University offers admissions to various postgraduate programmes in the fields of Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering, Sciences and Management Sciences. Some of the postgraduate programmes offered by the university are M.Tech, Integrated M.A, MA programmes, Integrated M.Sc., M.Sc., Integrated M.Com, MBA, MTTM, etc. To be eligible for admission to postgraduate programmes offered by Tezpur University, the applicants need to pass the qualifying examination with minimum qualifying marks. Admissions to most of the postgraduate programmes offered by Tezpur University are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university. Admissions to M.Tech programmes are done on the basis of All India Rank in JEE Main conducted by CBSE as well as on the basis of merit in TUEE. The application forms for admission to postgraduate programmes can be filled online only on the official website of the university. The applicants can pay the application fee through credit card/ debit card/ net banking.

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Admissions:

 

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

S.No.

Programme

Department

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

M.Tech Information Technology

Computer Science & Engineering

B.E/ B.Tech. degree in any discipline or MCA or its equivalent or M.Sc. in Computer Science/ IT/ Electronics/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate

Admissions to M.Tech programmes are done based on valid GATE score.

 

Any seat remaining vacant after accommodating candidates with valid GATE score will be filled based on TUEE 2017 merit list

2

M.Tech Electronics Design and Technology

Electronics and Communication Engineering

B.E./ B.Tech/ AMIE/ AMIETE in Electronics/ Electrical/ Instrumentation Engineering or M.Sc in Electronics/ Instrumentation/ Physics (Electronics as specialization)/ AMIETE with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate

3

M.Tech Bioelectronics

Electronics and Communication Engineering

B.E/ B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Instrumentation/ Chemical Engineering/ Computer Science and Engineering/ Electrical Engineering/ Biomedical Engineering/ Bioengineering/ Neuro Engineering/ Genetic Engineering/ Biotechnology or M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Chemistry/ Polymer Science/ Physics/ Electronics/ Nano Science & Technology/ Instrumentation or MBBS with at least 50% marks in aggregate

4

M.Tech Energy Technology

Energy

B.E./ B.Tech/ AMIE in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Instrumentation/ Chemical/ Agricultural Engineering/ Energy Engineering or M.Sc. in Physics/ Chemistry with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate

Admissions to M.Tech programmes are done based on valid GATE score.

 

Any seat remaining vacant after accommodating candidates with valid GATE score will be filled based on TUEE 2017 merit list

5

Food Engineering & Technology

Food Engineering & Technology

-          B.E./ B.Tech degree in Food Engineering/ Food Process Engineering/ Food Technology/ Agricultural Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Biotechnology or related fields with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (The B.Tech/ B.E. programme completed by the candidate should satisfy the AICTE requirements)

-          2 years M.Sc. in Food Technology/ Food Processing Technology with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (50% in Mathematics in 10+2 level is compulsory. However, it is exempted if the candidates has passed mathematics in programme prescribed as qualification)

6

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

B.E/ B.Tech or equivalent Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Production, Aerospace, Aeronautical, Metallurgy, Civil or in any other relevant engineering discipline

Admissions to M.Tech programmes are done based on valid GATE score.

 

Any seat remaining vacant after accommodating candidates with valid GATE score will be filled based on TUEE 2017 merit list

7

MCA

Computer Science & Engineering

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a  minimum of 50% marks in major/ honours subject or 55% marks in aggregate for those candidates having no major/ honours. Passed in mathematics at 10+2 examination

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

 

SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

Integrated M.A. - English

First Division in the 10+2 examinations

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

2

M.A. Cultural Studies

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least second class in major subject. Candidates having no major/ honours, must have a minimum of 45% marks

3

M.A. Education

Bachelor’s degree with at least 45% marks

4

M.A. English

Bachelor’s degree with at least 45% marks in major/ honours in English. Candidates not having major/ honours must have at least 50% marks in aggregate as well as in English

For admissions to M.A. English programme, the candidates need to appear for Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) which is conducted by the university

5

M.A. Linguistics and Endangered Languages

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 45% marks in major or 50% marks without major

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

6

M.A. Linguistics and Language Technology

- B.A. with honours in Linguistics/ English/ any allied subject with a minimum 45% marks or B.A. with a minimum of 50% of aggregate marks

7

M.A. Hindi

Bachelor’s degree with Major/ Honours in Hindi from a recognized university or bachelor’s degree with Hindi as an elective subject having at least 50% of marks in aggregate

For admissions to M.A. Hindi programme, the candidates need to appear for Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) which is conducted by the university

8

M.A. Mass Communication and Journalism

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 45% marks in Major/ Honours. Candidates not having major/ honours must have at least 50% marks in aggregate

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

9

M.A. Communication for Development

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 55% marks with or without major/ honours

10

M.A. Social Work

Graduate in any discipline with 45% marks in Major

11

M.A. Sociology

Bachelor’s degree with at least 45% marks in Sociology major/ honours or in any subject offered as major/ honours. Candidates not having major/ honours must have 50% marks in aggregate

For admissions to M.A. Sociology programme, the candidates need to appear for Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) which is conducted by the university

 

SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

Integrated M.Com.

Minimum 60% aggregate marks in 10+2 examination

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

2

M.Com.

B.Com. with minimum of 50% marks in major/ honours. Mathematics at degree level is desirable

3

MBA – Business Administration

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in major/ honours subject or in aggregate

Admission to MBA programme shall be made on the basis of CAT 2016 and MAT December 2016 score

4

M.T.T.M.

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 45% marks in major/ honours. Candidates not having major/ honours must have 50% marks in aggregate

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

 

SCHOOL OF SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

1

Integrated M.Sc. - Chemistry

Candidates must have scored minimum 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at 10+2 and pass mark in English

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

2

Integrated M.Sc. – Mathematics

Candidates must have score minimum 60% aggregate marks in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry/ Statistics in 10+2 examination and pass mark in English

3

Integrated M.Sc. – Bioscience & Informatics

Minimum 60% aggregate marks in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and/ or Mathematics subjects in 10+2 examination and pass marks in English

Admissions to Integrated M.Sc. programmes are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

4

Integrated M.Sc. - Physics

The candidates need to have scored minimum 60% aggregate marks in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry in 10+2 examination as well as pass marks in English

5

M.Sc. Chemistry

Candidate must have scored Bachelor’s degree with major/ honours in Chemistry subject with a minimum of 45% marks and having Physics and Mathematics as subsidiary subjects

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

6

M.Sc. Environmental Science

B.Sc. in Physical/ Biological/ Earth and Environmental Sciences as major/ honours with minimum of 50% marks. Candidates not having major/ honours must have at least 55% marks in aggregate. Or B.Sc. (Agri) with at least 6.0 CGPA in 10 point scale or equivalent. Or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Medicine with 55% marks or equivalent grade points

7

M.Sc. Mathematics

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 45% marks in major/ honours, either Mathematics or Statistics. Candidates with Statistics major/ honours must have Mathematics as subsidiary course with a minimum of 50% marks. Candidates not having major/ honours must have 50% marks in aggregate as well as in Mathematics

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

8

M.Sc. Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

Bachelor’s degree in Physical, Biological, Agricultural, Veterinary, Fishery Sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering/ Technology, four years B.S. programme (Physician Assistant Course) or Medicine, MBBS or BDS with a minimum of 55% marks in major/ honours or aggregate. Those who have passed the qualifying examination before 2 years from the date of announcement of admission are not eligible

9

M.Sc. Physics

B.Sc. with minimum of 50% marks in major/ honours in Physics having Mathematics as one of the subsidiary subjects. Candidates not having major/ honours must have 55% marks in aggregate and in Physics

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

10

M.Sc. Nanoscience and Technology

- Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks in Physics as major/ honours subjects and Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics as allied subjects

- Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks in Chemistry as major/ honours subjects with Physics, Biology/ Mathematics as allied subjects

- Bachelor’s with 50% marks in Biology as major/ honours subject with Physics, Chemistry/ Mathematics as allied subjects. Candidates having no major/ honours must have minimum 55% marks in aggregate

11

M.Tech. Polymer Science and Technology

B.Tech. B.E. in Polymer Science and Technology/ Fiber Science and Technology/ Textile Technology/ Plastic Technology/ Chemical Engineering; Master of Science in any discipline from a recognized institution with 50% marks or equivalent grade or having Chemistry as one of the subject in the Bachelor Degree

Admissions are done based on the merit in online Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE) conducted by the university

 

Tezpur University Application Process

Tezpur University application forms can be submitted online only. The interested and eligible can submit the application forms online on the official website of the university. The application fee for General Candidates is Rs. 700 whereas the application fee is Rs. 350 for SC, ST and PWD candidates. The application fee can be paid through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking.

Tezpur University Admission Process

Tezpur University conducts Teri University Entrance Examination (TUEE) for admission to some programmes like M.Sc., M.Com, B.Ed., Integrated M.Com, Integrated MA, etc. For B.Tech programmes, the university considers All India Ranking (AIR) of JEE Main conducted by CBSE for admitting candidates. The university also offers direct admission to some of the programmes to candidates from North Eastern states securing any of the top 10 positions in the higher secondary board/ Council Examinations of the NE State with aggregate marks of 80% of more. Candidates who have passed out from CBSE will not be eligible for direct admission.

Available College Facilities

The University has developed a number of state-of-the-art laboratories, computing facilities, internet connectivity, a dedicated power supply system with DG backup and a rich library having connectivity to several digital libraries. While students’ accommodation is provided in 14 well-designed hostels, sufficient number of residential quarters is available for the accommodation of teaching and non-teaching staff. Other basic amenities like central water supply, campus security, guest house, canteen, gymnasium, outdoor and indoor sports facilities, post office, banks with ATMs, schools, swimming pool (under construction), etc., are also available to cater to the needs of the University community.

Hostel

There are separate hostels for boys and girls.There are 5 boys hostels and 7 girls hostels available at the university campus.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Sports

The University provides opportunities for students to excel in various sports. The University has basketball, badminton, volleyball and tennis courts; cricket and football grounds with flood light facilities. The University has a well-equipped multi gymnasium and training facilities for Archery.

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Library

The University has a Central Library with a rapidly increasing collection of books, periodicals, journals and e-resources in all areas of Engineering, Sciences, Management, Social Science, and Humanities. It is fully computerized with the LibSys software, which is an integrated multi-user library management system that supports all its in-house operations and modernized with a barcoding based automation system that facilitates check-in, check-out, and renewal of books. It has CCTV surveillance system for the safety of the library materials. The Central Library is providing access to e-resources and databases through the e-ShodhSindhu Consortia of INFLIBNET Centre and DeLCoN Consortium.

The library at present holds one lakh documents besides more than 2155 CDs pertaining to different academic discourses. The library has added 10078 books in the 2015-16 financial year. The library has 77286+ books.Apart from the above resources, the Central Library also contains more than 1000 publications in TU Knowledge Repository and more than 300 Thesis in ETD Repository. The opening hour of the library is from 9 am – 12 midnight on all working days and 10 am - 9 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility