Gauhati University Admission 2020: will start on 15th July 2020 (after 5 PM). There will be NO COMMON ENTRANCE TEST this year. The University has released the admit card for Ph.D. First Semester Exam. The Link to download the hall ticket is available below. The Admission Council of Gauhati University has released the List of Selected Candidates for Ph.D. Admission Spring Session- 2019-21. The university invites the Application Form for the academic session 2020-21. Therefore, the students who are aspiring to take admission must check the Gauhati University Admission Notification. The whole process of Gauhati University 2020 admission will commence from the third week of May 2020 in online mode at gauhati.ac.in.
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The students must fill the application form for BA/ BSc./ BCom/ BEd/ BCA/ MA/ MSc/ MCom/ MCA/ MPhil/ PhD courses. The Gauhati University 2020-21 Admission process is online. Students need to check the Eligibility Criteria and read the Brochure before filling the Application Form. They must check the Gauhati University Exam Routine, Download the Admit Card and then check the Result.
- The University of Gauhati will start its admission 2020-21 process on 15th July 2020 (after 5 PM). Apply Now
- The University has released the Admit Card for Ph.D. First Semester Exam. Download the Admit Card by submitting the required details. Click here to download the Gauhati Hall Ticket.
- The University has declared the exam result of M.A, M.Sc (1st and 3rd Sem) on 3rd June 2020. Check Gauhati University Result
- Gauhati University released exam forms for B.A, B.Sc, B.Com (First Semester). Check application form
List of Selected Candidates for PhD Admission Spring Session- 2019-21
Gauhati University 2020-21 Admission
Candidates seeking to get enrolled must fill the Gauhati University Application Form by the second week of June 2020. The admit card of Gauhati University will be released in the second week of June 2020, using which the candidates can appear for the entrance examination. The Gauhati University Entrance Exam 2020 will take place tentatively someday in the first week of June 2020, the result of which will be announced in the form of merit lists. The Gauhati University Admission 2020 Result will be announced in the last week of July, following which will be the counselling session in the second week of August 2020.
Gauhati University Admission 2020: Important Dates
The Admission Council will release the dates of the Gauhati University 2020-21 Admission in the third week of May. The Gauhati University Admission Notification will be released in the first week of May 2020. However, the exact dates of the admission process is not known yet. The aspirants can check the tentative dates of the admission from the table given below:
Release of application forms
15th July 2020
Last date to submit the application form
to be notified
Allotment of online admit card
to be notified
Date of entrance examination
to be notified
Opening of the window to upload qualifying exam marks
to be notified
Rank List Declaration
to be notified
Gauhati University admission last date
|to be notified|
Gauhati University 2020 Eligibility/Selection Criteria
Gauhati University Eligibility Criteria: General Category
A candidate must have passed the B.A / B.Sc. / B.Com. or MA/ MSc/M.Com or equivalent degree programme form a recognised Board/University with a minimum of 50% marks for the general category or 45% for SC/ST/OBC categories.
MA and MSc Courses
M. Com Course
Gauhati University Eligibility Criteria: Reserved Category
M.A. in Comparative Literature
Candidates will need a B.A. degree in any modern Indian language or English to be eligible.
Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in Arts, Science, Commerce are eligible. However, there are certain applicable conditions as well
Candidates will require a bachelor’s degree with :
Candidates need to have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks or CGPA.
Candidates need a bachelor’s degree with:
Candidates require a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 55% Marks (or equivalent CGPA) in Major / Honours in Science with
M.Sc. Cancer Biology
The candidate requires a bachelor’s degree with –
M.Sc. in Radiological Physics
Candidates require a bachelor’s degree in science with a major in physics with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA.
Candidates require a bachelor’s degree in Nursing with a minimum of 55% with
M.Sc in Instrumentation and Applied Physics
Candidates require a bachelor’s degree with:
M.Sc. in Electronics, Advanced Communication Technology, Microelectronics
A candidate requires a bachelor’s degree with
M.Sc. in Environmental Science
The candidate requires a bachelor’s degree with a major in any science subject with at least 45% marks or an equivalent CGPA.
M.Sc. in Computer Science/Information Technology
A candidate requires a bachelor’s degree with:
In addition to above, candidates must have studied and passed in Math under 10+2 and in college.
Candidate must have had a minimum of 45% as aggregate in a bachelor’s degree or 45% in majors in computer science.
Master of Library Science
Candidates need to have a bachelor’s degree in any course with at least 45% marks in either the Hons./major course or general course.
Gauhati University B.Ed Admission 2020
Gauhati University offers admission to B.Ed program at the PG level. Note: Candidates can fill the Gauhati University BEd. Application Form Online on payment of INR 1000 as application fee. Graduation od Master’s degree with 50% marks (45% for reserved categories) is the minimum eligibility criteria for admission. Admission is granted as per the GUBEDCET is a 100 marks MCQs based paper for the duration of two hours. Final admission is offered by providing 30% weightage to the marks obtained in 10+2 and Graduation and 70% weightage to the GUBEDCET score.
|Course Name||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|B.Ed||BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com. or MA/ M.Sc/M.Com or equivalent degree form a recognized university with at least 50% marks (or 45% for SC/ST/OBC)||A valid score in GUBEDCET|
Gauhati University M.Phil & Ph.D. Admission 2020
Gauhati University also offers M.Phil & Ph.D. courses in various specializations. Candidates can fill the Application Form online through the university website on payment of INR 850 or offline by sending a filled application form by post to the university. Admission is through the Central Application Process (CAP). Master’s degree in the related discipline with at least 55% marks in aggregate is the minimum eligibility criteria for admission.
Selection is based on merit in an entrance examination conducted by the university, i.e., Gauhati University Research Eligibility Test (GU-RET). However, the CSIR/UGC-JRF, ICMR-JRF, ICAR-JRF, DBT-JRF or equivalent exam qualified candidates are exempted from appearing in GU RET. Such candidates have to appear only in the interview round conducted by the university. The test is divided into two papers, the first tests general aptitude, computer knowledge and reasoning abilities while the second part tests subject-specific knowledge.
|M.Phil.||Assamese||Sanskrit||Master’s degree in the relevant field with 55% marks in aggregate||Merit in GU-RET and Interview|
|Hindi||Electronics & Communication Technology|
|Library & Information Sciences||Folklore Research|
|Ph.D.||Arabic||Computer Science Electronics & Communication Technology|
|Assamese||Instrumentation & USIC|
|Bengali||Communication & Journalism|
|Foreign Languages||Environmental Science|
|Library & Information Science||Physics|
|Modern Indian Languages & Literary Studies||Zoology|
|Political Science||Women’s Studies|
Gauhati University 2020 Application Form
Application Form is the basic requirement for taking admission in any university. The university offers UG, PG, Diploma/ Degree courses in various subjects. Therefore the students must fill the application form for the course in which they want to pursue the degree. The university will release the application form of Gauhati University 2020 in the third week of May in online mode at gauhati.ac.in. Candidates will be given a chance to fill the Gauhati University Application Form till the second week of June 2020. It must be noted that the university will not be accepting any forms in offline mode (by post/courier, etc.).
How To Fill the Gauhati University Application Form?
In order to fill the online Application Form, the candidates must read all the instructions very carefully. After reading all the instructions, the candidates can start filling the application form. They must fill all the details very carefully, especially the Name of the Candidate and Date of Birth. As the applicants cannot change these details even during the Form Correction process. Now, let us check the process to fill the online application form of Gauhati University:
- First of all, the candidates have to visit the official website of Gauhati University and click on the Admission Section.
- After clicking on “Admission 2020” the latest notification appears in the updates column. Candidates have to click on “Apply Now”.
- Thereafter, the applicants have to register themselves by clicking on “New User Registration.
- Candidates have to fill the details like Name, Email Id and Phone Number to complete the process of Registration.
- After Registration, candidates have to select the Course for which they are applying. Then they need to pay the applicable fees for the application form.
After Fee Payment, the next step is to fill the Application Form.
- Candidates must enter the Personal and Academic Details in the appropriate columns.
- After entering all the details correctly, they can “Preview Form” and check if all the details are mentioned correctly.
- Furthermore, the applicants have to select the option “Upload Photograph and Signature”. Please note that the Dimension and other details of the photo and signature are given in the instructions.
- Upload the scanned copies of photo and signature in the required format and dimension.
- Finally, click on the “Submit” button and save the application form. Applicants must save a copy of the application form for future reference.
Gauhati University 2020 Courses
The university offers a wide range of postgraduate courses along with the B. E.d courses to candidates desiring for the admission in the university. The candidates will have to select the courses of Gauhati University while filling the application form online. Therefore, they can look at the table given below to know which all Gauhati University courses 2020 they are being offered alongside the seat intake.
Gauhati University List of Courses & Seats
M.A. Comparative Indian Literature
M.A. European Studies
M.A. English Language Teaching
M.A. in Political Science
M.A. Women’s Studies
M.Sc. Cancer Biology
M.Sc. Computer Science
M.Sc. Information Technology
M.Sc. Electronics and Comm Tech
M.Sc. Environmental Science
M.Sc. Instrumentation and Applied Physics
M.Sc. Microelect & Adv Comm Tech
M.Sc. Nursing (in LGBRIMH, Tezpur)
M.Sc. Radiological Physics
M.Sc. Wildlife Science
Master of Commerce (M.Com.)
Master of Library and Information Science (M.L.I.Sc.) in
Total number of seats
Gauhati University Reservation Policy 2020
The university strictly follows the rule of reservation as per the government norms and ensures strict adherence to the reservations to various categories. The Admission Council of the university offers category-wise reservation for different courses. Reservation criteria is tabulated below:
Scheduled Tribes (Plains)
Scheduled Tribes (Hills)
OBC & MOBC
Sons and Daughters of permanent employees of Gauhati University
One seat in each department with an intake capacity of 40 or less and 2 seats when there are more than 40 students
3% (for each discipline of faculty)
As per EC resolution
NCC and NSS
20% of seats in every department
One seat in every department
List of Courses Eligibility & Detailed Fees
The university offers Undergraduate Degree courses in various subjects. Therefore, the students can pursue the course of their choice by filling the Application Form for that particular course. Also, the applicants must check the course fees carefully, before applying for Gauhati University UG/PG/MPhil Admission 2020-21. The course fee for each academic year is given in the table below:
|Course/Program||Eligibility Criteria||Total Annual Fees (INR)|
Gauhati University 2020 Admit Card
The Controller of Examinations of the university will release the admit card of Gauhati University 2020 in the second week of June at gauhati.ac.in. Therefore, the students who have successfully applied for Gauhati University Ph.D Admission 2020 must download the Entrance Exam Hall Ticket in order to appear in the exam. The university officials will issue the Gauhati University admit card to all the eligible candidates, only in online mode. No candidate can access the admit card in offline mode or at the Examination Centre/University campus.
Gauhati University Common Entrance 2020 (GUCET) Exam Centers
The University conducts a written entrance test GUCET-2020 for admission to PG/MPhil/PhD/BEd. courses. The Gauhati University Entrance Exam 2020 for all the postgraduate courses (PG) will be held at the campus of the university only. However, the Entrance Test for BEd./MPhil/PhD will take place across the state of Assam. Therefore, the applicants must choose their most convenient test centre while applying for Gauhati University BEd. Admission 2020. The List of Test Centres are given below.
Gauhati University Entrance Exam Pattern 2020-21
The University conducts entrance tests for courses such as M.A/M.Sc Anthropology, Bengali, M.A Education, History, etc. Hence, the exam pattern of the GU Entrance Exam is as follows-
- Total Number of Questions- 100 Questions
- Maximum Marks of the questions- 100 questions
- The time duration of the exam is of 2 Hours.
- MCQs (60 questions/marks) + Descriptive questions (40 questions/marks) will be asked in th exam.
Gauhati University Result 2020
The Examination Branch of the university releases the result of Gauhati University 2020 in the form of merit list/rank list. Candidates will be able to see their Gauhati University 2020 result in the last week of June at gauhati.ac.in. Candidates whose name appears on the Gauhati University merit list 2020 will be needed to participate in the counselling. The rank list of Gauhati University will be different for both open category and GU Category. Following the entrance examination, the university publishes selection list/merit list or the result mentioning the names of candidates selected for admission into the university in the last week fo July 2020.
Gauhati University Merit List 2020
After the publication of the Result, the Examination authorities also releases the Gauhati University Merit List 2020. On the basis of this merit list, the eligible students can go for the Counselling and finally complete the process of Gauhati University 2020 Admission. This Rank/Merit List contains the following details of the candidates
- Name of candidates selected for admissions
- Entrance score of the candidates
- Gender of the candidates
- Application number of the selected candidates
- UG percentage of the candidates
Gauhati University 2020 Admission Highlights
|Name of the University||Gauhati University|
|University type||State University|
|Admission Criteria||B.Tech: Assam CEE|
|PG Courses: University-based Entrance+ Merit in the qualifying examination|
|M.Phil & Ph.D.: GU RET|
|Application Mode||Online: For all the courses|
|Integrated M.Com: Offline|