Academic Programmes

Academic Programmes

· Programmes Offered

No.

Course

Duration

System

Seats

1

MCA

3 years

Semester

40 - grant-in-aid

60 - self-financed

2

PGDCA

1 year

Semester

30 - grant-in-aid

80 - self-financed

3

M.Sc.(Information Technology)

2 years

Semester

60 - self-financed

4

M Phil (Computer Science)

2 years

(part time)

Semester

12 - self-financed

5

Ph D (Computer Science)

Full time and part time

6

Ph D (Bioinformatics)

Full time and part time

· Eligibility

MCA

Admissions and Eligibility:

Admissions and eligibility criteria for the MCA programme (both grant-in-aid and self-financed) are governed by the admissions committee formed by the Gujarat State Government. A Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GCET) is conducted by the committee and admissions are based on the candidate’s merit. Candidates have to carry out the procedure as indicated by the committee and may indicate a preference for taking admission in the MCA programme of the Department.

The Department does not have NRI seats or management quota.

PGDCA

Eligibility:

Candidates for admission to PGDCA must have passed a Bachelor’s degree examination (under 10+2+3 pattern) of this University or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by this University.

Admissions:

The Sardar Patel University conducts an entrance test for the PGDCA programme. Selection will be based on aggregate marks obtained at graduation plus performance in entrance test in ratio of 60:40.

MSc (Bioinformatics)

Eligibility:

A candidate who has passed BSc (all sciences), BSc (Home Science), BSc (Agriculture), BSc (Veterinary Science), BPharm, BE, BTech, BHMS, BAMS, BDS, BCA, MCA, or MBBS examination of this University or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by this University with a score of at least 45% in the aggregate, will be considered eligible for admission to MSc (Bioinformatics) programme.

Admissions:

The Sardar Patel University conducts an entrance test for the MSc (Bioinformatics) programme. Selection will be based on the marks obtained in the entrance test.

PhD

Admissions and Eligibility:

Admissions to Ph.D. programme are given through entrance test conducted by the university twice in a year. To be eligible for admission to PhD programme, a candidate has to secure minimum 50% marks in the entrance test conducted by the university, and must have secured 50% or more in P.G. degree examination. Minimum eligibility does not ensure secured admission. Candidates having cleared NET/SLET/M.Phil. are exempted from clearing the entrance test. Entrance test is followed by a personal interview/counseling of the eligible candidates by the research committee, and only subject to the availability of an appropriate guide in the subject area in which the candidate intends to work and to the availability of vacant seats in the subject area, the admissions would be granted.

MPhil

Admissions and Eligibility:

Admissions to M.Phil. programme are given through entrance test conducted by the university. To be eligible for admission to MPhil programme, a candidate has to secure minimum 50% marks in the entrance test conducted by the university, and must have secured 50% or more in P.G. degree examination. Admissions are granted on the basis of merit prepared from performance in entrance test (60% weightage) and external theory marks obtained in the result of the P.G. degree examination (40% weightage) by the candidate.

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