About the University Bharathiar University was started in the year 1982 at Coimbatore by the Government of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the reputed universities in the western Tamil Nadu for higher education. Under Bharathiar University, a lot of affiliated Arts and Science colleges are operating in the districts of Coimbatore and Erode. The University itself has nearly 14 schools and 39 departments. As per the National Institute Ranking Framework(NIRF)-2020, the University is ranked at 13th position among the Indian Universities and 21st in the overall category by the Indian Government. The University has good infrastructure and facilities to conduct learning programmes and research projects. A lot of government-funded research projects are being conducted at the research centres of university departments. Also, Bharathiar University is one of the top distance education universities in Tamil Nadu that offer MBA, UG and PG programmes in arts, science and commerce under distance education mode.
Admissions 2020 at Bharathiar University Bharathiar University invites online application for admissions to the following PG and PG diploma degree programmes offered in the university departments. Candidates who are interested to complete their postgraduate degree from Bharathiar University can check the eligibility criteria and admission form filling guidelines mentioned below
PG and PG Diploma programmes offered Bharathiar University admits candidates into certain PG and PG Diploma programmes through direct admission based on the academic performance of the candidates in UG program. For some postgraduate degree courses, admissions will be done based on the entrance examination conducted by the University and the marks secured by the candidates in UG programmes. Here is a list of entrance examination courses and direct admission courses offered by Bharathiar University.
Direct admission courses
Admission to courses by Entrance Exam
Eligibility criteria Candidates who satisfy the below mentioned eligible educational qualifications can apply for PG and PG Diploma admissions in the university departments of Bharathiar University
Candidates must have completed 10+2+3/11+1+3 (15) years of study to apply for admission to the Post Graduate and PG Diploma program offered by the University. Also, those who are going to appear for final semester UG examination are eligible for admissions. Such applicants will be provisionally admitted to the programs based on their performance in the entrance test (if applicable) and (or) in the qualifying examination of UG degree courses (up to V semester/ll year (for non-semester programs)). However, their admissions will be confirmed only if they successfully complete the programme and satisfy the eligibility conditions of the University before the commencement of classes.
To know the eligible educational qualifications for admissions into other courses offered by Bharathiar University, candidates are requested to read the prospectus available on the university website.
Prospectus Link: cdn.b-u.ac.in/admission/2020/uni_dept_prospectus.pdf
How to apply To apply for admissions to the PG and PG diploma courses offered by Bharathiar University, candidates must fill the online application form available at the official website of Bharathiar University.
Before filling the application form, the candidates are advised to read the form filling instructions and prospectus carefully. At first, the candidates have to register themselves in the online admission portal by filling the details like name, email id and aadhar number. While registering, a valid email id must be provided because all the details regarding admissions will be communicated to the applicants only through their registered email id.
After successful registration, candidates can login to fill the PG application form. All the mandatory fields in the form should be filled and the below mentioned necessary documents/certificates should be uploaded in the proper format at the appropriate space provided in the online application form. Also, candidates must upload their Passport Size Photograph and scanned copy of signature(Blue/Black pen on white sheet) in jpeg/png/jpg format. The file size of each attached document should not be more than 512KB and its file name should start with alphabets only.
Certificates to be uploaded
Note:Candidates who have filled any information in extracurricular activity field must submit the relevant document/certificate without fail.
Application form fee is Rs.400/-(Other categories) for each program. For SC/ST candidates, the cost of application is Rs.200/- Those who belong to SC/ST category have to produce a photocopy of his/her community certificate. The payment should be done through only online/NEFT/DD. Candidates who pay the fee through online and NEFT mode need not submit the hard copy of the completed application form.
NEFT payment can be made to
Name of the Bank: Bank Of India
Branch Name: Bharathiar University
IFSC Code: BKID0008226
Account number: 822610110002100
Those who wish to submit the cost of application through a demand draft have to take a DD in favour of "Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46". Candidates who have taken a DD must download the filled-in online application form and send it to the following address along with the DD and all the enclosures to
Address: The Coordinator, Admission 20-21,Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-641046.
The last date to submit the application form is 24.08.2020, 5.30 p.m.
If the candidate was not given admission to the 1st choice of preference he/she may request a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for the 2nd/ 3rd choice of the course. If there is a vacancy in the 2nd or 3rd choice of preference, the same application may be considered. The applicants need not pay the application fee for 2nd/3rd choice of preference for admission.
Selection process The selection for direct admission courses will be done based on the qualifying marks in the UG examination. For admissions into the courses based on the entrance test, a weightage of 60% will be allotted for the entrance exam and 40% will be allotted for UG marks (up to V Sem. / ll year for non-semester).
Bharathiar University entrance test will contain 60 objective type questions with 4 choices to choose among, carrying 1 (one) mark each. The duration of the entrance test is 90 minutes. After the submission of the application form, the university will process the application forms and then the hall ticket for the entrance examination will be issued by the respective head of the departments.
After the entrance exam, the university will release the Provisional list of selected/waitlisted candidates in the notice board of the respective departments. The selected students must submit their original certificates and a set of attested photocopies of all the certificates on or before the last date mentioned in the admission card.
Admissions will be done as per the reservation policy of the Government of Tamil Nadu. For all the degree programmes, 5% seats will be reserved for differently-abled students. Applicants not getting admission in one department can transfer their application to other departments where seats are available, with the permission of the Registrar. However, such transfers will be ranked after original applicants in the selection process.
Contact detailsFor admission related queries, contact
Address:Coimbatore - 641 046, Tamil Nadu, India
Phone : +91 422 2428160,2428161,+91 6385527291
Website : www.b-u.ac.in