Course(s) offered : 5 Year Integrated MSc in Mathematics / Computer Science / Statistics
Pondicherry University, a Central Univ accredited with “A” grade by NAAC, was established in 1985, has 3 campuses. The University has 15 Schools, 38 Departments, 11 Centres and 1 Chair offering over 144 PG, PG-Diploma/certificate & Research programmes. The University has two-off campuses, one located in Port Blair (Andamans) with two Departments viz., Ocean Studies and Marine Biology and Coastal Disaster Management and another Post-Graduate Centre at Karaikal.
At present, 93 Colleges offering various courses in Arts & Science, Education, Law, Dental, Medical & Para-Medical, Veterinary and Engineering are affiliated to Pondicherry University.
No. of seats : 69 (23 in each subject)
Course pattern : The students of the five year M.Sc Integrated program of Ramanujan School of Mathematical Sciences would be crediting courses in all the three branches, viz. Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science in the first three years, apart from compulsory courses in English, one in Environmental Science and the other in Public Administration. A student has to complete a total of 120 credits in the first three years of the program. The students of the 4th and 5th years of the programme have to take the courses in the respective departments of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science.
Fully free for differently abled : Fully free education for all differently abled students
Reservation : SC 15%, ST 7.5%, OBC-NCL 27%, EWS 5%, Differently Abled 5%
Seats reserved for Puducherry candidates : 25%
Supernumerary seats : 1 for candidates from Jammu & Kashmir
Limited hostel facility
(i) Since only limited hostel facility is available, hostel accommodation can be given to one third of the students to be admitted for each course. Admission to the Hostel will be subject to the recommendations of the concerned Head of the Department, and also subject to the approval of the Chief Warden and availability of rooms.
(ii) No room rent is charged from girl students and SC/ ST boy students.
(iii) Rent free accommodation to differently-abled students. The differently-abled Students have to
pay their Mess Fees and then claim for subsidy from the University Hostels. However, they have to pay all other fees like application for admission, General Amenities Fund, Establishment charges, Caution Deposit.
Concession for the Wards of Kashmiri Migrants in Admissions Based on the Instructions of MHRD
(i) Extension in date of admission by about 30 days.
(ii) Relaxation in cut-off percentage up to 10% subject to minimum eligibility requirement.
(iii) Increase in intake capacity up to 5% course-wise.
(iv) Reservation of at least one seat in merit quota in technical/ professional institutions.
(v) Waiving of domicile requirements.
(vi) Facilitation of migration in second and subsequent years.
Mock tests : Provision for Mock Test Trial is available on the website during the period of application and thereafter. A candidate can take the mock tests any number of times from anywhere any time and thus become familiar with writing Online based entrance examination.