Program Offered: 4-Year B.A.(Hons) in Psychology, 4-Year B.A.(Hons) in Political Science - International Relations, 4-Year B.A.(Hons) in Governance & Public Administration
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University is a Private University which was established in 2007 n the city of Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The University offers programs to address the need for trained human resources in the domains of Science, Technology, Management and Humanities. Dr. Mukesh Ambani, Chairman & MD of Reliance Industries is the President of the University.
The School of Liberal Studies, a constituent School of PDPU, was launched in 2009. In its undergraduate Programme in Liberal studies, students get a chance to learn courses like Communication Skills, Basic Sciences, Social Sciences, Management, Humanities, Foreign Languages and Performing Arts. All the programs are of 4 year duration, spread across 8 semesters.
B.A. (Hons) in above social sciences streams: In the first two years of the program, students get exposed to subjects ranging from Communication Skills, Basic Science, Social Sciences, Management, Humanities and Performing Arts. The last two years of the Programme focus on the major and minor subjects of the students' choice, which shall be either Psychology, International Relations or Public Administration
B.A.(Hons) in Psychology - 40 seats
B.A.(Hons) in Political Science - International Relations - 40 seats
B.A.(Hons) in Governance & Public Administration - 40 seats
i) Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7.5%
ii) Scheduled Caste (SC) 15 %
- Physically challenged will be provided 3% reservation in each category
- Girls Quota: 50% of seats shall be earmarked for girls. Seats not filled under girls quota will be opened for other students (all genders and open category) as per literal position on merit list.
- NRI-Sponsored Quota: 15% seats in total intake of the school are reserved for NRI-sponsored students (student must have completed class XII from a school situated in India to qualify for NRI-sponsored quota). To qualify, students will have to check the option while filling the application form. Students have to provide a legal affidavit from an NRI sponsor as per the format available on website at the time of admission.
Tuition and other University related fee: Rs.1,13,000 per semester
For NRI sponsored candidates : USD 2,500 plus Rs.16,000 per semester
Hostel fee: Double / Tripe Occupancy AC Room - Rs. 80,000/- annual (Utilities are extra )
a) Rs. 41,500/- per year for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks as per canteen schedule. This is compulsory for candidates opting for hostel facility of the University.
b) Rs. 27,500/- per year for breakfast, lunch and snacks for day scholars as per the canteen schedule. (Monday to Friday)