Eligibility for PG Geography is BA/B.Sc. in any discipline with 45 % marks.
CAT exam details: For admission in PG Geography in Sikkim University, there shall be a Central Admission Test (CAT) held for all applicants in UG and PG programme. There will be eight CAT exam centres namely Guwahati, Kolkata, Patna, Siliguri, Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Gangtok, Namchi and Geyzing.
Application form may be applied online on University website www.cus.ac.in.
A candidate can appear in one or more PG departments but this option is restricted to only three PG departments namely Political Science, Peace and Conflict Studies and Management and International Relations. Separate CAT fee will be paid for each separately.
Cost of Admission Form for CAT fee:
Rs. 1000 for General, OBC and EWSs and
Rs. 500 for ST/SC/PWD and
It can be paid through online payment gateway by Debit Card / Credit Card or other forms of digital transactions.
The merit list of the selected candidates shall be prepared based on the performance of the candidates in CAT.
There are total 27 seats in MA/M.Sc. Geography.
Onetime fee to be paid at the time of admission for MA/M.Sc. Geography is Rs.5252. Registration fee is Rs.224. Rs. 1120 is to be paid in every semester.
Hostel accommodation and transportation facilities are also available.
10 % seats will be reserved for Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) as per UGC letter dated 18.01.2019 on submission of income certificate having gross annual family income less than Rs. 8.00 lakhs from the competent authority.
This year exam of CAT was conducted on 2nd June, 2019. Next year it will also hold in June 2020 tentatively. Result will also be declared in June only.
There will a common paper.
Total Marks = 100
Duration 3 hours.
The question pattern for CAT for PG will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based on OMR sheet.
For more details visit University website www.cus.ac.in.
You can find previous years question paper for CAT geography at ISC.