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Unformatted text preview: University of Hyderabad PROSPECTUS 2018-19 Online Registration Fee General Category OBC Category SC/ST/PWD Category : : : Rs. 550=00 Rs. 350=00 Rs. 250=00 UNIVERSITY OF HYDERABAD (A Central University established by an Act of Parliament) Visitor The President of India Chief Rector The Governor of Telangana Chancellor Dr. C. Rangarajan Vice-Chancellor Prof. Appa Rao Podile University’s Official Address: The University of Hyderabad Prof. C. R. Rao Road, P.O. Central University, Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500 046, Telangana, (India) University’s EPABX: 040-2313 0000 University’s Website: University of Hyderabad PROSPECTUS 2018-19 P.O. Central University Hyderabad – 500 046 Telangana India Admission Enquiries: Deputy Registrar (Acad. & Exams.) Tel. 040-2313 2102 Section officer (Academic) Tel. 040-2313 2103 Email: [email protected] Fax: 040 2301 0292 Online Registration Fee General Category : OBC Category : SC/ST/PWD Category: Rs. 550=00 Rs. 350=00 Rs. 250=00 Excellence in University System To introduce the element of excellence in the University system, the University Grants Commission had identified a few Universities and granted them the status of ‘Universities with Potential for Excellence’. Based on the evaluation and recommendations of a committee, the University Grants Commission declared the University of Hyderabad a ‘University with Potential for Excellence’. The University was sanctioned a grant of Rs.30 crore under UPE Phase – 1 under this scheme for Interfacial Studies & Research and Holistic Development for a period of 5 years (2002-2007) and Rs.50 crore under the Phase - 2 (2012-2016). The Advanced Centre for Research in High Energy Materials (ACRHEM) on the University campus has been supported by DRDO for Research on High Energy Materials to the tune of Rs.113 Crores in the third phase. Top Grades by various ranking agencies The University opted for a rigorous evaluation by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of the University Grants Commission. The Apex Council of NAAC awarded the top grade to the University. The University has gone through the reaccreditation process of the NAAC and the NAAC had awarded a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.72 on 4.0 scale at ‘A’ grade for a period of 5 years up to 2019 in the third cycle. The University has been ranked 5 th among Universities and overall 11 th by National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) for the year 2018. QS World rankings (2016-17) ranked UoH one of the best places to study English Language & Literature, Chemistry and Physics. In 2017 it was ranked in the range 91-100 of fastest growing Universities. The University has also been rated by the NISSAT (National Information System for Science and Technology) of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India, as the only University under the ‘High Output High Impact’ category among the top 50 institutions in India with publications in citation index journals. DST support for augmenting research facilities The Department of Science and Technology (DST) of the Government of India sanctioned over Rs. 11.96 crore under the FIST (Fund for Improvement of Science and Technology) to four Science Schools of the University to augment research facilities. In addition to this, the DST has established High Performance Computing Facility, Centre for Nanotechnology, Centre for Modeling, Simulation and Design at University of Hyderabad under the FIST Programme with a total financial support of Rs.24 crore. A member of AIU and ACU The University is a member of the Association of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). Indian Universities (AIU) and the CONTENTS S.No. 1 The University Description 2 Course, Criteria for Admission and Entrance Examinations Courses of Study Criteria for Admission Reservation of seats for SC/ST/OBC etc. Admission of Foreign Nationals Entrance Examinations Schedule for the notification of the Entrance results, etc. List of Institutions recognized as external centres Ph.D. admissions for January 2019 Session Semester-wise Registration System List of Examination Centres Fees Payable by Students Minimum qualifications for admission to various courses, intake and schedule for the entrance examinations 3 Schools of Study Mathematics and Statistics Computer and Information Sciences Physics Chemistry Life Sciences Humanities Social Sciences Economics Sarojini Naidu School of Arts and Communication Management Studies Medical Sciences Engineering Sciences and Technology 4 Other Academic Centres College for Integrated Studies Centre for Modeling Simulation & Design (CMSD) Centre for Distance and Virtual Learning (CDVL) Human Resources Development Centre 5 Academic and Student Services Indira Gandhi Memorial Library Central Instruments Laboratory Computer Centre Health Care Hostel Accommodation Students Welfare Discipline among students Games and Sports Financial Support Placement Guidance and Advisory Bureau 6 Teaching and Evaluation Regulations Medals for excellence in studies Rules of Refund of Fees on account of withdrawal/cancellation of admission Malpractices (Prevention and Disciplinary action) rules Guidelines on Anti-Plagiarism aspect of theses/dissertations Office of the Controller of Examination – Charter of Services Weightages of various Schools/Departments/Centres Rules for preservation of various records concerning Academic & Examinations Matters Academic Calendar and Schedule of Entrance Examinations Breakup of seats for all the courses offered UGC Regulations 2016 for M.Phil and Ph.D. Contacts Page No 01 04 07 09 11 13 16 17 18 19 20 22 25 37 40 48 59 63 76 98 119 123 133 140 147 151 154 156 158 161 163 163 163 164 164 165 166 167 170 172 177 181 181 184 187 188 195 198 202 207 211 1 THE UNIVERSITY The University of Hyderabad, a premier institution of postgraduate teaching and research in the country, was established by an Act of Parliament (Act No. 39 of 1974) on 2 nd October, 1974 as a Central University, wholly funded by the University Grants Commission. The “objects of the University” as envisaged in the Act are: “to disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in such branches of learning as it may deem fit and by the example of its corporate life, and, in particular, to make special provisions for integrated courses in humanities and science in the educational programmes of the University and to take appropriate measures for promoting inter-disciplinary studies and research in the University.” The University’s scenic and serene campus is spread over a vast stretch of land measuring about 2,000 acres, on the old Hyderabad - Bombay road. Amidst the picturesque environment of the campus, several buildings catering to the academic needs, support facilities and residential requirements of the campus community have been constructed over the years. The University also has a city campus ‘The Golden Threshold’ the residence of the late Sarojini Naidu which was bequeathed to the University by her daughter, the late Padmaja Naidu. Schools of Study 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. School of Mathematics and Statistics School of Computer and Information Sciences School of Physics School of Chemistry School of Life Sciences School of Humanities School of Social Sciences School of Economics Sarojini Naidu School of Arts and Communication School of Management Studies School of Medical Sciences School of Engineering Sciences and Technology The Schools of Mathematics and Statistics, Computer and Information Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, Management Studies, and Engineering Sciences & Technology are single discipline schools and the others are multi-department schools. Page | 1 Departments / Centres of Study The School of Physics has the following Centres: 1. 2. 3. Centre for Advanced Studies in Electronics Science and Technology (CASEST) Advanced Centre of Research in High Energy Materials (ACRHEM) Centre for Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS) The School of Life Sciences has the following Departments and a Centre: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Department of Biochemistry Department of Plant Sciences Department of Animal Biology Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Centre for Systems Biology The School of Medical Sciences has the following Centres: 1. 2. Centre for Health Psychology Centre for Neural and Cognitive Sciences The School of Humanities has the following Departments and Centres: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. Department of English Department of Philosophy Department of Hindi Department of Telugu Department of Urdu Centre for Applied Linguistics & Translation Studies Centre for Comparative Literature Department of Sanskrit Studies Centre for the Study of Foreign Languages Centre for English Language Studies Centre for Dalit and Adivasi Studies and Translation Centre for Endangered Languages and Mother Tongue Studies Centre for Buddhist Studies The School of Social Sciences has the following Departments and Centres: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. Department of History Department of Political Science Department of Sociology Department of Anthropology Department of Education and Education Technology Centre for Regional Studies Centre for Folk Culture Studies Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy Centre for the Study of Indian Diaspora Centre for Knowledge, Culture & Innovation Studies Centre for Human Rights Centre for Women’s Studies Centre for Ambedkar Studies Page | 2 The S.N. School of Arts and Communication has the following Departments: 1. 2. 3. 4. Department of Dance Department of Theatre Arts Department of Fine Arts Department of Communication Other Centres offering Academic Programmes 1. College for Integrated Studies (CIS) All Schools of the University, Departments and Centres are located on the main campus in Gachibowli. Several of the Schools and Departments of the University have obtained financial support from the University Grants Commission under the Special Assistance Programme and COSIST for excellence in teaching and research. Over the years, the teaching and research programmes of the University have been firmly established. The students are selected through a nationwide entrance test. About 31% of the students are Ph.D. scholars and approximately 39% of the students are women. Till 31.12.2017, over 28,620 students of the University had been awarded various degrees through formal education, which consists of 2,927 Ph.Ds. 4,597 M.Phils., 2,402 M.Techs and 18,694 Postgraduate Degrees and Diplomas. The Faculty of the University include 193 Professors, 71 Associate Professors, and 145 Assistant Professors. The Faculty of the University have published widely and have obtained research support from several funding agencies. Several Faculty members have won national and international awards and honours in recognition of their outstanding work in their respective fields. ABOUT HYDERABAD Founded by Quli Qutub Shah in 1591, this large metropolis is unique in its rich architectural glory and blend of diverse linguistic, religious and ethnic groups and is an ideal place indeed to locate a Central University. The weather for most part of the year is pleasant except for the months of April and May when the temperature is likely to go up to 40°C. The intellectual climate is vibrant. Hyderabad is home to nine major Universities and several research institutions, laboratories, libraries and IT companies. Page | 3 2 MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION, COURSES, CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION AND ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS Medium of Instruction The medium of instruction for all the courses is English except the language courses for which the medium of instruction is the language concerned. Courses of Study Admissions during 2018-19 are open for the following courses: IMA/IM.Sc. Courses (5-year Integrated) I.M.Sc. Courses in Sciences (10 Semesters) Mathematical Sciences Physics Chemical Sciences Systems Biology Health Psychology Master of Optometry (M.Optom) Course (6-Year Integrated) I.M.A. Courses in Humanities (10 Semesters) Hindi, Telugu and Language Sciences I.M.A. Courses in Social Sciences (10 Semesters) Economics, History, Political Science, Sociology and Anthropology Postgraduate Courses M.Sc. courses (4 Semesters) Mathematics/Applied Mathematics Statistics-OR Physics Chemistry Biochemistry Plant Biology & Biotechnology Molecular Microbiology Animal Biology and Biotechnology Biotechnology* Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences Health Psychology Neural and Cognitive Science * The admissions for M.Sc. Biotechnology course will be based on the allotment made by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi through CEEB, a common entrance test in May 2018. Page | 4 M.C.A. (6 Semesters) M.B.A. Business Analytics (4 Semesters) M.B.A. Health Care and Hospital Management M.B.A. (4 Semesters) (4 semesters)* *The admissions to MBA course for the academic year 2018-19 have been completed based on the percentile scores of the applicants in CAT 2017 followed by Group Discussion/Interview. M.A. courses (4 Semesters) English Philosophy Hindi Telugu Urdu Applied Linguistics Comparative Literature English Language Studies History Political Science Sociology Anthropology Education Economics Financial Economics Communication M.P.A. Dance (4 Semesters) (Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam) M.P.A.Theatre Arts (6 Semesters) M.F.A. Courses Painting, Print Making and Sculpture Art History & Visual Studies (4 Semesters) Master of Public Health (MPH) (4 semesters) Master of Education (M.Ed.) (4 semesters): The course shall be offered subject to University getting approval from NCTE. PG Diploma in Sanskrit Computational Linguistics (2 semesters) M.Tech. Courses (4 Semesters) Computer Science Page | 5 Artificial Intelligence Information Technology (The course is offered in collaboration with IDRBT, an Institute established by the Reserve Bank of India) Integrated Circuit Technology (I.C.T.) Bioinformatics - (The course is offered in collaboration with the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics [CDFD], Hyderabad) Materials Engineering Admission to all MTech courses is through CCMT. 5-year Integrated M.Tech in Computer Science (10 semesters) Admission is through CSAB of JEE M.Phil. Courses (2 Semesters) English Philosophy Hindi Urdu Applied Linguistics Translation Studies English Language Studies History Political Science Sociology Social Exclusion & Inclusive Policy Economics Ph.D. Programmes (3 to 6 Years) Mathematics Applied Mathematics Statistics / Operations Research (OR) Computer Science Physics Electronics Science Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences ACRHEM Chemistry Biochemistry Plant Sciences Animal Biology Biotechnology English Philosophy Telugu Urdu Applied Linguistics Page | 6 Translation Studies Sanskrit Studies English Language Studies History Political Science Sociology Social Exclusion & Inclusive Policy Education Economics Dance Communication Management Studies Health Sciences Psychology Cognitive Science Materials Engineering Nanoscience and Technology Integrated M.Sc./Ph.D. (2 to 8 years) Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Biotechnology NOTE: 1. The University reserves the right to cancel/not to offer any of the courses mentioned above. The University also reserves the right to increase or decrease the intake of any course due to administrative reasons. 2. The assigning of supervisors for candidates seeking admission to any of the Ph.D. programmes will be determined by the specific Department/Centre/School in adherence to the limits on numbers as prescribed by the UGC regulations 2016. A separate advertisement will be released later for admission to Ph.D. Computer Science and Electronics Sciences (under Visvesvaraya Ph.D. Scheme, Govt. of India). Criteria for Admission The University offers excellent facilities for Postgraduate, 5 -Year Integrated Master’s Degree Courses, and Research Studies in several major areas in Sciences, (including Medical Sciences, Engineering Sciences & Technology), Humanities, Social Sciences, Performing Arts, Fine Arts, Communication and Management Studies. Admission to the University is open to all who fulfil the prescribed qualifications without any distinction of race, creed, language or gender. The selection is made strictly on the basis of merit at the entrance examination. The candidate should produce all original certificates at the time of admission. Any student will be eligible for admission to the Postgraduate Degree Courses must have successfully completed a three year Undergraduate Degree through an examination conducted by a University/ Autonomous College. However, as a transitory measure, a candidate who has passed a two year degree course may also be considered for admission provided she/he has undergone a further one year bridge course and passed the same. Page | 7 The minimum eligibility requirements for admission to the above courses are given in a tabular form at the end of this chapter. The eligibility of candidates passing their qualifying examinations from Universities following the letter grading system / CGPA will be determined on the basis of percentage equivalent to the letter grade/ CGPA obtained by the candidates according to the conversion formula adopted by the University concerned. In the absence of any such formula, the decision of the University shall be final and binding on the candidates. Candidates who may be appearing for the qualifying degree examination and expecting their results and certificates before 31.7.2018 are welcome to apply for admission. Candidates who have completed or will be completing all the formalities viz., written the theory examinations, completed practical examinations, submitted Project reports, completed viva-voce exams etc. before 31.7.2018 and are awaiting the results of the qualifying degree examination and those who are due to appear in the qualifying degree examination in the above stated aspects and expecting their results to be declared and are getting their certificates before 31 July, 2018 are allowed to appear for the entrance test. The condition is that, in case of their selection to a course in the University, they should submit the certificates of the qualifying degree examination and other earlier examinations positively at the time of completion of the admission. However, the University may give extension of time up to 31.8.2018 to submit the certificates of the qualifying degree examination. Such candidates will be given conditional admission up to 31.8.2018 only. However, this facility shall not be extended to those who are taking regular or supplementary or improvement examinations of the qualifying degree after 31.07.2018 and waiting for the results. In the event of the concerned students failing to (i) submit their certificates of the qualifying Degree examination by 31.8.2018, and (ii) not passing the qualifying degree examinations with the prescribed percentage of marks, they will not be allowed to attend classes any further and their Provisional admission stands cancelled forthwith. No request will be entertained for extension of time to submit the certificates under any circumstances beyond 31.8.2018. In case of non-submission of other certificates like Transfer Certificate, Migration Certificate and any other academic certificate other than the qualifying degree examination certificates, students may be allowed time upto 31.8.2018, failing which the Provisional admission of such candidates stands cancelled forthwith. In the case of candidates admitted into Ph.D. programmes under the result awaited category those who have completed all the formalities including the viva voce of their M.Phil./M.Tech. Courses before the date of their admission or 31.8.2018 whichever is earlier and are awaiting their results may be allowed to submit their M.Phil or M.Tech results and certificates within a maximum period of one year from the date of their admi...
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