Goa University Admission 2021 has been started for Ph.D, MBA (executive),  and other courses admission. The Admission Council of Goa University is the main conducting body for the admission process. Candidates seeking admission in any of the courses have to apply on the official website of Goa University unigoa.ac.in. Candidates can check the link below. The candidates must know that the Admission to Goa University is based on the entrance exam or with the marks secured in the last qualifying examination.

Subscribe For Latest Updates

Subscribed Successfully.
Already Subscribed.

Goa University conducts the Goa University Admission Ranking Test (GU-ART) for its PG Courses and admission to UG courses is based on the affiliated colleges under the university. To know about the important dates, eligibility, admission process, and more about Goa University Admission 2021 check this page.

Latest Updates

  • GU-ART Admit Card has been released. Download Now
  • Goa University has started the admission process for PhD, MBA Executive, MBA (Financial Services). Click here to apply.

About Goa University

Goa University was established under the Goa University Act of 1984 Act. The University offers graduate and post-graduate studies and research programs. The candidates will have to keep visiting the website on a regular basis so as not to miss any of the important details related to the admission procedure. The University offers UG and PG courses in various streams and the applicant will have to apply for the course accordingly. For more details regarding Goa University, UG/ PG Admission 2021 go through the article below.

Important Dates of Goa University 2021 Admission

The applicants planning on applying for admission to UG and PG courses offered by Goa University will have to keep themselves updated with the latest released notification regarding the schedule of admission to various Post Graduate and Under Graduate courses. The applicant should be aware of the admission schedule of the course which they are interested in pursuing. It is also advised that the candidate must save and download the admission schedule once it is available so as not to miss any of the important events. Candidates seeking admission to Goa university needs to keep the track of important events. Therefore we are providing candidates with important dates of PG programmes admission in the table given below.

Goa University UG/PG/MBA/BEd. Admission Dates 2021

Last date for submission of Application Form25th May 202115th March 2021
Group Discussion/Personal Interview
Release of Admit Card
Entrance Test for various Departments Round 1
(including other Universities candidates)
Entrance Test for various Departments Round 2
(including other Universities candidates)
Display of the consolidated Entrance Test Results and
shortlisted candidates list declared for Round 1
Counselling held at the University
Last date for payment of fees by candidates in the First List
Display of the Second Provisional List of Admission (including the waiting list)

Goa University GU ART 2021

Goa University conducts the GU-ART for admission in various PG courses and B.Ed course. This test will be a rankings based test and there will be 1 round for admission or 3 if needed. Following is the schedule related to GU-ART 2021 entrance examination.

Beginning of Online Application
Last Date of Registration15th April 2021
Admit Card available for downloadreleased
GU ART Round-114th, 21st, 27th, 28th March 2021
Declaration of Result of GUART round I
Counselling Round-2 (PG Admission)
Last Date of Filling of Form
Date of Counseling
Last date of Payment of ‘Seat Confirmation
Fees’ of INR. 5,000/- for selected candidates
Counselling Round-2 (PG Admission)
Online registration starts
Last Date of Filling of Form
Declaration of Result of GUART round III
Rank List Declaration
Pay the seat confirmation fees

Goa University Admission Procedure 2021

The candidates applying for admission to the University are required to be aware of the procedure of the selection to the PG and UG courses offered by the University. It is important that the candidate must apply for admission to the courses only after going through the admission criteria and the procedure. The University follows the procedure of the Direct admission, Entrance Exam, and considers the score of the centralized exams in order to grant admissions to the candidates. Both the UG and PG courses are offered to the candidates applying for admission to the University and the candidate must be careful of the course for which they plan to go.

Goa University Application Form 2021

Goa University releases the Application Form for the candidates who are interested in pursuing the courses offered by the University. The University releases the separate Application Form for  Post Graduate and the Under Graduate courses offered in various streams. It is important that the candidate must be sure of the course for which they want to apply for. The availability of the Application Form for Post Graduate courses will be on the official website as well as they can be collected physically from the administrative office of the University. Applicants need to accomplish their Application Form online through the official website. It is advised must guarantee their eligibility criteria before filling the application form.

How To Fill Goa University application Form 2021?

The candidates must make sure that the details provided in the Application Form must be valid and correct. The candidate will have to provide the details in the Application form which are valid and correct. The Application Form has to be provided with details such as the Personal Details, Academic Information, Contact details, upload the photograph and the signature as per the specification provided in the Information Brochure.

Steps to Apply

  • Applicants must take a binding e-mail id. Those, who do not take an effective e-mail id, have got to make the same before going on for online application.
  • The costs made by unqualified applicants intend to not be repaid.
  • The application form is common for both Goa University students and outside University students. The candidate should select one of the options correctly.
  • Goa University applicants need to type University permanent registration number (PR No.).
  • Applicants might request a maximum of three subjects only.
  • Applicants have got to pay Rs.500 to ask for any PG program. Just in case an applicant adapts to demand in excess of one PG program, they will pay supplementary Rs.500 for each extra program. SC/ST applicants have got to pay Rs. 250, Physically Disabled person is released from the payment of application fees.
  • Online mode of payment: Credit Card / Debit Card / Online Banking Choose the payment mode like Credit Card / Debit Card / Online Banking and make the payment by means of one of these 3 options and ensure that you get a success message for the transaction.
  • Applicants, who have accomplished their proposal of the application for programs and agree to demand an extra program for an advanced date, can organize so by opening up the system
  • Entrants must authorize the perfection of the gen previously filled in before giving the application form.
  • Applicants can receive a copy of the application form, produced by the system in PDF
  • A copy of the application form authorized by the applicant accompanied by the other backup brochures can be compulsory to be accessible with regard to the final admission when demanded by the respective Departments.

Scanned Copies of the following Documents

  • Passport size Colour photograph of 3.5 x 3.5 cms (avoid white/ light background) with the file size less than 100 kb in JPEG format having 80% coverage of the face.
  • Candidate signature of 2.5 x 2.5 cm with the file size less than 50kb in JPEG format.
  • Valid Certificate for claiming reservation category. (Valid non-creamy Caste certificates should be submitted from the competent authority of the State of Goa if the candidate belongs to Other backward class)

Documents required for Goa University Admissions

The candidate who is interested to join Goa University should have the following documents at the time of counselling.

  • Proof of date of birth.
  • 10th Marks card.
  • 10+2 Marks card.
  • 4 copies of photographs.
  • Address Proof
  • Degree certificates.

Goa University Admission 2021 For BA LLB

Goa University has offered admission in BA LLB Programme for the academic year 2020-21. Candidates can apply for the application form at the official website of the University. It has decided to commence the process for admissions to the First Year B.A.LL.B from July 15, 2020, strictly in online mode.

Goa University UG Admission 2021

Candidates applying for the undergraduate courses in the Goa University have to contact the affiliated university personally. This means they have to contact the affiliated university as per their preference of course. Admission to these universities is based on their eligibility criteria.

Goa University PG Admission 2021

Admission to postgraduate courses at the goa university is based on Goa University Admission Ranking Test (GU-ART). However, in the case of the MBA Executive program candidates obtained marks are going to be used for inviting them to group discussion/personal interview. After the entrance exam goa university releases the rank list based on that the admission procedure takes place.

Goa University Admission Eligibility 2021

The eligibility criteria for admission to the various courses offered by Goa University is defined by the examination conducting body of the University. It is important for the candidate that before proceeding with the Application Form they ensure that they are fulfilling the eligibility criteria of the course applied. Only after ensuring they must proceed for the Application Form of Goa University. The eligibility to apply for the Post Graduate courses and the Under Graduate courses will be different.

The information brochure which will be released by the University along with the Application Form must be read very carefully by the candidate so as to make sure the eligibility criteria and other important details. Candidates applying for undergraduate courses have to contact the university they are interested in. For PG course candidates have to clear GU-ART except for MBA executive. For that, they have to appear for a group discussion/personal interview.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission to Post Graduate Programmes

  • The candidate must pass the Bachelor’s examination in the relevant subject.
  • Admission is based on the merit list prepared on the basis of rank obtained in the Goa University Admissions Ranking Test (GU-ART) Test in a relevant subject.
  • Further details regarding the eligibility criteria (including interdisciplinary subjects) will be available on the University website.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission to M.Phil/PhD Programmes

  • The candidate must pass the Master’s examination in the relevant subject.
  • Interviews for M.Phil/PhD programmes are done twice a year.
  • The first one to allot seats to the JRF/M.Phil/NET/SET/GATE/GPAT candidates and thereafter for those who answer the Goa University – PhD Entrance Test (GU-PET) to allot the residual seats.
  • Candidates who have qualified NET/SET/M. Phil will be exempted only from the Entrance Test.
  • Further details regarding the eligibility criteria (including interdisciplinary subjects) will be available on the University website.

Goa University 2021 Exam Pattern

Applicants are entreated to take notice of the following details regarding the Entrance Test. The Entrance Test means to be consisting of one paper of 100 marks, for 1 ½ hour duration, encompassing 50 objective type multiple choice questions of 2 marks each, appraised with negative marking, where half a mark intends to be taken for a respective incorrect answer. The breakup of 100 marks for the Entrance Test Question paper shall be as follows:

  • Section I (least difficult) – 15 Questions
  • Section II (difficult) – 15 Questions
  • Section III (most difficult) – 20 Questions

The Entrance Test will be founded on the Third-Year syllabus of the Degree program of Goa University in the individual subject/specialization.

Goa University Time Table 2021

The University is also responsible for conducting Semester Exams. The University conducts semester exams for Regular and Distance programs. So, for these exams, Goa University releases the Exam Schedule. The Goa University Time Table releases a month before the exam. However, the schedule releases separately for all course programs.

Goa University 2021 Admit Card

The Admit Card for the Entrance Test will be referred to the Applicant’s email id as postulated. A print out of this admits card have to be generated by the applicant at the time of the scheduled Entrance Test failing which they will not be acceptable to answer the Test.

Steps to download the Admit Card

  • The admit card can only be downloaded from the website
  • Enter Application Number and Password
  • After that download the admit card.
  • Make sure to get printouts of the admit card.
  • It will be required to show it during the counselling and admission process.

Goa University 2021 Result

The program wise merit list of the contenders is offered on the University website, www.unigoa.ac.in after it is concluded, and the date of admission will also remain specified there. The designated entrants would at once make the payments with a similar online payment system to bear out their admission before the remaining date.

Steps to download the Result

  • Go to the official site of the university.
  • Provide Application No, Date of Birth or Roll No
  • Click on the submit button.
  • The result is existing after downloading it from pdf to copy format.
  • Applicants must save the print of the result for later use.

Goa University 2021 Admission/  Counselling

University will organize the entrance examination of all the contenders who will turn up for any courses extended by the University. After performing well in the examination, applicants need to join the Goa University counselling progression and will be presented admission in the chosen course.

Courses offered by Goa University

The University has 26 Departments and 2 Centres offering 33 programs leading to a Masters degree, 21 programs leading to M.Phil. Degree and 25 programs leading to the Ph.D. degree in various disciplines. In addition, 9 research institutions in various disciplines situated in the state of Goa are also recognized for research programs leading to a PhD degree by the University. Including these, it also offers Under Graduation, Post-graduation.

Goa University Seat Intake 2021

Goa University has 26 Departments and 2 Centres offering 33 programs leading to Masters degree, 21 programs leading to M.Phil. Degree and 25 programs leading to the PhD degree in various disciplines. In addition to this, 9 research institutions in various disciplines situated in the state of Goa are also recognized for research programmes leading to a Ph.D. degree by the University.

ProgrammeSeat intake
Undergraduate Programme
BSc BEd50
BA BEd50
BFA Applied Art30
BFA Painting20
Postgraduate Programme
MA English50
MA French15
MA Hindi40
MA Konkani50
MA Marathi30
MA Portuguese15
MA History55
MA Philosophy15
MA Political Science30
MA Sociology20
MA International Studies15
MA Women’s Studies15
MA Economics40
MSc Electronics15
MSc Mathematics30
MSc Physics40
MSc Botany30
MSc Marine Biotechnology26
MSc Biotechnology20
MSc Microbiology20
MSc Marine Microbiology20
MSc Chemistry80
MSc Applied Geology25
MSc Marine Science25
Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Techniques20
MBA Financial Services60
MBA General60
MBA Executive40
Integrated MBA40
Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Techniques20
MPhil (for each specialisation)20

List Of Colleges Under Goa University

Candidates can check the different colleges affiliated by Goa University for admission in different courses. Check them in the table given below:

  1. C.E.S. College, Cuncolim
  2. Carmel College of Arts, Science & Commerce for Women
  3. College of Engineering
  4. Dayan Prasark Mandla’s College of Arts & V.N.S Shella Premanand Val
  5. Dayan Prabonidhi Manadal’s Shree Malikarjun College of Arts & Commerce
  6. Fr. Agnel College of Arts & Commerce
  7. G.V.M’s Shri G.G.P.R College of Commerce & Economics
  8. Goa College of Pharmacy
  9. Goa College of Architecture
  10. Goa College of Home Science
  11. Goa Medical College
  12. Goa Vidyaprasarak Mandal’s College of Education
  13. Govind Ramnath Kare College of Law
  14. Govt. College Arts, Science & Commerce Quepem
  15. Govt. College of Arts & Commerce
  16. Goa College of Khandala
  17. Goa College of Arts, Science & Commerce Sanquelim
  18. GVM,s Dr. Dada vaidya College of Education
  19. Murhaon Education Society’s College of Arts & Commerce
  20. Nirmala Institute of Education.
  21. PES College of Arts & Science
  22. Rosary College of Commerce & Economics
  23. S.S. Dempo College of Commerce & Economics
  24. Saraswat College, Mapusa
  25. Saraswat Vidyalaya Sridore Caculo College of Commerce & Management Studies
  26. Smt. Parvatibai Chowgule Cultural Foundation’s College of Arts & Science
  27. St. Xavier College
  28. The Goa Education Society Dhempe College
  29. V.M. Salgaocar College of Law
  30. V.N.S. Bandekar College, Mapusa
  31. Vidya Vikas Mandal’s Shree Damodar College of Economics
  32. Zantye College, Bicholim

Goa University Fee Structure

Applicants applying for admission in Goa University can check the tuition fee for particular courses in the table given below:

Name of the coursesAmt (Yearly)
M.B.A. (Financial Services)119364
M.Sc. (Other than Mathematics & Electronics)12390
M.Sc. (Electronics)16230
M.Sc. (Biochemistry)88200
M.A./ M.Com / M.Sc. (Mathematics)6205
Course Development Fees for M.C.A.
M.Phil (for Sciences)13980
Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Techniques42834
Ph.D. Administrative Fees12130
Certificate Courses4200

Goa University Facilities

Goa University has a wide range of facilities for both currently studying candidates and candidates who are looking for admission. Goa University provides the opportunity of counseling for students who are looking for a bit of expert advice about the choice of Programmes. For meeting the counsellor candidates have to book an appointment by email or walk-in to the office between 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm on Monday or Tuesday. Apart from that. there are educational facilities such as Census Microdata, Library, USIC (University Science Instrumentation Center), Computer Center, Digital Learning & Initiatives, Remote Sensing Lab, etc.

Goa University Admission Highlights

Name of the UniversityGoa University
AddressGoa University, Taleigao Plateau, Goa, India, 403206
Courses OfferedUG, PG & M.Phil & Ph.D
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOffline
Official Websitewww.unigoa.ac.in
HelplinePhone: +91-8669609005; +91-832-2451097
Fax No.: +91-832-2452889; +91-832-2451184
AddressTaleigao Plateau, Goa, India, 403206
Email ID[email protected]
Vice-ChancellorVarun Sahni

General Instructions for Goa University Admission 2021

The candidates who are applying for Goa University PhD Admission 2021 must check the general instructions before filling the online Application Form. For the ease of the students, we have provided a list of few general instructions which an applicant must check carefully before applying for admission at Goa University.

Admissions to Affiliated Colleges

Students desiring to apply for the programmes at the affiliated colleges are suggested to contact respective colleges for understanding the process of admission.

Admissions to Post- Graduate Programmes

Students seeking admission to the Post-Graduate programmes at the University are advised to read a Notification issued for the admissions for the year 2018-19 as well as current Unversity Prospectus especially the information under headings:

  • Important dates at a glance
  • Eligibility criteria for admission to postgraduate programmes.
  • The number of seats available in each subject and reservations.
  • Reservation under various categories.
  • A minimum number of students for postgraduate classes.
  • Change of faculty/subject.
  • Credit-based masters degree programmes

Online application forms open as the admission process begins (usually in May/June of the year). Specific instructions to apply online are to be read carefully before filling in the form.

Important Instructions For Candidates

  • Candidates should read the prospectus carefully before filling in the application form.
  • A separate application should be submitted for each programme.
  • Foreign nationals including NRIs with valid Passports and Visas issued by the Government of India and refugees will be considered for admission subject to their eligibility in terms of schooling and qualifying examinations passed.
  • Fees paid will not be refunded if a student leaves the programme after admission.
  • Self-attested copies of mark statements of the qualifying examinations should be sent along with the filled-in application form.
  • The entrance examination will be conducted by some Departments and intimate the result to the candidates.
  • Admission to Master’s Degree programmes is based on the marks obtained in both the qualifying examinations and the entrance examination.
  • A self – addressed stamped envelope (28cm x13cm) for Rs.10/- shall be attached along with the filled-in application.

Goa University Contact Details

To clear your doubts or for more information, you can check the contact details given below of Goa university

Address: Goa University Taleigao Plateau Goa
Fax: +91-832-2452889
Email Id: [email protected]
Reception: +91-8669609048.

About Goa University

Goa University was created under the Goa University Act of 1984 on June 1, 1985. The university provides knowledge and higher education in the state of Goa. They provide education for undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate programmes. Their vision is to meet the relevant and required territory level knowledge aspirations and to attain a global level of excellence in research and training. It is accredited by the NAAC with A grade and along with this it is on the 93rd position in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF).

Goa University 2021 Admissions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria to apply for Goa University Admission Ranking Test (GU-ART)?
Ans. In order to sit for the exam, one should have passed Class 12th either in 2018, 2019 or will pass in 2020.

Ques. Is GU-ART also for MBA Courses at Goa University?
Ans. No GU-ART is not for MBA courses.

Ques. How do I get admission for MBA Courses in Goa University?
Ans. Firstly, candidates have to apply at the official website and then if you are selected you are going to be called for a group discussion/personal interview.

Ques. How to apply for Goa University Admission 2021?
Ans. The application form will be available in online mode so that candidates can apply easily.

Ques. Can I apply Offline Form for the Goa University Admission Form?
Ans. No, applications for goa admission are only going to be accepted online.

Ques. What are files which a candidate has to upload while filling the form?
Ans. While filling the online form, a candidate has to upload photo, signature and their father/ mother/ guardian’s signature.

Ques. Is there any counselling process for admission in Goa University?
Ans. Yes, there is a counelling for Goa University Admission. Candidates are going to be informed by the authorities before the commencement of the counseling process.

Important Links


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here