PUMDET 2017 for Post Graduate Programs
Presidency University, Kolkata has invited applications for admission to various Post Graduate Programs through an Entrance Exam, which will be conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) for 2017-18 sessions.
Duration of the Course: 2 years.
Seats Distribution of PG Courses: Bengali (37 Seats); English (37 Seats); Hindi (48 Seats); History (42 Seats); Philosophy (37 Seats); Political Sci. (37 Seats); Sociology (29 Seats); Life Sciences (59 Seats), Chemistry (37 Seats), Economics (31 Seats); Geography (31 Seats); Geology (25 Seats); Mathematics (25 Seats); Physics (37 Seats), Statistics (25 Seats).
Eligibility Criteria for PUMDET 2017
Citizenship: Applicant must be a citizen of India.
Applicants who have passed (not before 2016) or appearing B.A. (Hons) / B.Sc. (Hons) final examination in 2017 from any recognized University, are eligible to apply for and appear in PUMDET-2017.
a) The applicant must have passed (not before 2016) or appeared in B.A. (Hons)/B.Sc. (Hons) examination in 2017 from any recognized University.
b) Applicants, who have appeared for their B.A. (Hons)/B.Sc. (Hons) examination and have their final results at the time of counselling will have to mandatorily produce all original mark sheets/grade cards of all semester/annual examinations passed at the Bachelor’s level. Such applicants must fulfill the academic eligibility norms for their applied courses tabled below for admission.
c) Applicants, who have appeared for their final B.A. (Hons)/B.Sc. (Hons) examination, but do not have their final results at the time of counselling, will be given provisional admission, on the basis of production of their previous mark sheets/grade cards of all previous semester/annual examinations at their Bachelor’s level.
However they must submit their final mark sheet by 31st August 2017, demonstrating that they fulfil the minimum conditions of eligibility tabled below, failing which their admission will stands cancelled.
d) Therefore the applicant must secure the minimum required percentage of marks/CGPA in Hons./major subject as per the following table in his/her B.A. (Hons) / B.Sc. (Hons) exam for final and confirmed admission.
The examination will be conducted in various zones e.g. Kolkata, Howrah, Hoogly, Kalyani, Murshidabad, Bankura, Haldia, Assansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Siliguri, Jamshedpur, Guahati, Silchar and Agartala.
Any of the exam centres may be dropped if adequate number of applicants is not available.
How to Apply?
Application has to be filled up online at the Portal www.wbjeeb.in. Applicant needs to visit the portal and follow the links <Examinations> – <PUMDET > – <ONLINE APPLICATION>.
The form is interactive in nature; there are two major steps in application form submission as follows:
Applicant has to input name, date of birth, gender, mobile number and e-mail id. Applicant must take utmost care to give these inputs. If mistakes are committed, there is no chance of correction.
The mobile number and e-mail id entered will be used for all subsequent communication. Applicants also have to choose a log-in ID and password and remember them, which he/she will use for future log-in.
PUMDET applicants have to first choose group-A or group-B of subjects and then choose maximum two subjects from his/her choice of group.
Applicant will have to pay the exam fee online (by Net Banking /Debit /Credit Cards) or Offline (by e-Challan).
The Amount of Application Fees to be paid for appearing in the PUMDET-2017 is Rs.400/- (Rupees four hundred only) plus the Bank’s Service Charges as applicable. The Exam Fees can be paid in cash less mode by ‘Net Banking’/‘Debit Card’/‘Credit Card’ or in cash using Allahabad Bank e-challan.
If offline mode is chosen, an e-challan will be generated automatically. Applicant need to take a print of the challan and pay the fee in any branch of Allahabad Bank.
For any query regarding the examination contact, – Controller of Examinations, West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board, AQ-13/1, Sector –V, Salt Lake City, Kolkata-700091, Examination Helpdesk:-1800-1023-781, Email: Link <Contact Us> in www.wbjeeb.in.
Important Dates for PUMDET 2017
Start of Online Form fill-up: February 14th 2017
Last date of Online Form fill-up including Payment & Downloading confirmation Page: March 07th 2017
Date of Admit Card (Downloadable): April 18th 2017 (tentative)
Date of Exams: April 30th 2017 (Sunday) & May 01st 2017 (Monday)
Date of Publication of Result: May 30th 2017
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