Syllabus Goa University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2020.
Goa University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2020 M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance Examination Paper Syllabus Question Pattern Eligibility Exam Date Fees Exam Center Reference Books Time Table Admission 2020 Selection Procedure
Examination Fee: you have enclosed a Demand Draft drawn after February, 2020 and
valid for six months in favour of “JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY” payable at New Delhi for the amount indicated below towards the entrance examination fee.
General Category Candidates
including OBC Candidates Rs. 600/-
SC/ST/PH Category Candidates Rs. 300/-
(PH includes OH, VH and HH)
Foreign Nationals US$ 25.00 or Rs.1250/-
Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Physical, Biological, Agricultural, Veterinary and Fishery Sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering/Technology, 4-years B.Sc. (Physician Assistant Course); OR Medicine (MBBS) OR B.D.S. with at least 55% marks. Only those candidates who have passed the qualifying examinations in 2009 or thereafter including those who are appearing in 2020 are eligible to apply. In other words, those who have passed the qualifying examination PRIOR to 2009, are NOT eligible to apply. IMPORTANT NOTE: Before submitting/posting the completed application form, please ensure that you fulfil the eligibility requirements as prescribed above. Also please note that permission to appear in the entrance examination is subject to your fulfilling the minimum eligibility requirements prescribed above. You may, therefore, appear in the entrance examination only if you fulfil the eligibility requirements for M.Sc. Biotechnology Programme. Despite this caution, in case you do not meet the minimum eligibility criteria and still appear in the entrance examination, you will do so at your own risk and cost, and if at any stage, it is found that you do not fulfil the minimum eligibility requirements, the admission, if granted to you, shall be cancelled ipso facto.
ELIGIBILITY OF CANDIDATES WHO ARE DUE TO APPEAR IN THE QUALIFYING EXAMINATION
The candidates who are due to appear in the respective qualifying examination prescribed as eligibility for admission shall also be considered for appearing in the entrance examination. Such of the candidates will be allowed to appear in the entrance examination at their own risk and on the clear stipulation that in the event of their selection, they will be entitled to admission only if they secure the minimum prescribed percentage of marks in their qualifying degree examination and that they will be required to submit all the documents including final mark-sheet of the qualifying examination (indicating the final and overall percentage of marks) before the deadline for admission fixed by the concerned participating University.
Students selected for admission to M.Sc. Biotechnology Programme of the participating Universities will be eligible to receive scholarship at the rate of Rs.800/- p.m./Rs.1200/- p.m.
Note:The scholarship of Rs. 1200/- p.m. for students joining M.Sc. Biotechnology programme at the School of Biotechnology of JNU would be awarded to all the students during first semester. In the subsequent semesters, the scholarship will be extended only in respect of those students who secure minimum CGPA of 6.00 in the end-semester examinations
a) Reservation: 15%, 7½% and 3% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Physically Challenged (Handicapped) (PH) candidates respectively. All the SC/ST and PH candidates who have passed the qualifying examination are eligible to apply irrespective of their percentage of marks in the qualifying examination. Only those SC/ST/PH candidates who have passed the qualifying examinations in 2009 or thereafter (including those who are appearing in 2011) are eligible to apply. In other words, those who have passed the
qualifying examination PRIOR TO 2009 are NOT eligible to apply. OBC reservation, wherever applicable, will be implemented as per the policy of each participating University
Concession for Kashmiri Migrants: 10% marks will be added to the overall marks scored by a Kashmiri migrant candidate in the Entrance Examination. After adding 10% marks, in case he/she is covered in the cut-off point in the merit list, he/she will be offered admission strictly in accordance with his/her inter-se merit alongwith other candidates subject to his/her meeting the minimum prescribed eligibility requirements and also subject to his/ her producing valid registration documents issued by the notified authorities certifying the candidate’s Kashmiri
The question paper for the Entrance Examination will be of three hours duration and divided into two parts:
Part-A will have multiple choice type questions at the level of 10+2 in the subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. The Candidates will be required to attempt 60 questions: Total marks for Part A will be (60 questions x 1 mark each) of 60 marks. There will be negative marking and for each wrong answer, ½ (half) mark will be deducted.
Syllabus Goa University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2020
Part-B will also have multiple-choice questions of Bachelor’s level requiring thinking and analysis. There will be questions from Physics, Mathematics, Biology (e.g., Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics and Molecular Biology) and Chemistry. The candidates will be required to attempt 60 questions. Total marks for Part B will be 60 questions x3 marks each = 180 marks. There will be negative marking and for each wrong answer one mark will be deducted.
TIME -TABLE FOR ADMISSION
1. Date of issue of Application Forms : February 2020
2. Last date for issue of Application Forms: a) by post : March 2020
b) by cash : March 2020
3. Last date for submission of completed Application Forms : March 2020
4. Date and time of Entrance Examination : May 2020
(9.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon)
5. Results of Entrance Examination : June / July 2020
6. For admission/result queries, visit our website : www.jnu.ac.in
Although the University will inform the candidates falling under consideration zone about their merit in CEEB by post/telegram, it is the responsibility of the candidate to see the result on University website. University will not be responsible for delay/lapse on the part of postal/telegraph Department.
PREVIOUS YEARS’ QUESTION PAPERS
For the reference of intending candidates, a set of question papers pertaining to the last five years has been prepared. In order to meet the processing and printing charges, the cost of one set of five years’ question papers has been fixed as under:
(1) At Cash Counter : Rs.80/-
(2) By Post : Rs.180/-
Those who wish to obtain this set of five years question papers by post may write to the Section Officer (Admissions), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 alongwith a Bank Draft for Rs.180/- drawn in favour of “JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY” payable at New Delhi and a self-addressed unstamped envelope of not less than 30×25 cm. mentioning clearly “Request for “M.Sc. Biotechnology previous years question papers” before April 2020. However last date for issue of sets of question papers at Cash Counter will be April 2020. Please note that even though questions will be of multiple choice, the pattern may change from year to year.
Check more details on www.jnu.ac.in