Admissions at Gandhigram Rural Institute, Dindigul
The Gandhigram Rural Institute, a Deemed to be University, Gandhigram, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu- 624 302, has invited applications for admission to various Under Graduate, and Post Graduate Programmes including B.Sc, B.Ed (4 years), MBA, M.Phil and Ph.D/B.Voc/PG Diploma/D.Voc/Diploma Progammes offered by the Institute for 2018-19.
Programme Group: Diploma/UG: B.B.A; B.Com Cooperation; B.Sc. Agriculture; Physics; Mathematics; Home Science; Chemistry; Textiles and Fashion Design; Geology; B.Tech. Civil Engineering / Civil Engineering (Lateral Entry); Diploma in Agriculture; Textile Technology; Organic Agriculture**; Videography**; Yoga Education; Office Management; B.Sc. B.Ed. (Integrated) ** Weekend Programme
Programme Group: M.A. (5 Year Integrated): Development Administration; Sociology
Programme Group:Skill Based Programmes (Degree / Diploma / Certificate): B.Voc. Farm Equipments Operation and Maintenance; Footware and Accessories Design; Dairy Production and Technology; Food Processing*; D.Voc: Graphics and Multimedia*; Refrigeration and Air Conditioner*; Software Development*; Diploma: Two Wheeler Mechanism and Maintenance; Certificate: Two Wheeler Technician * Subject to Approval from AICTE
Programme Group: PG/PG Diploma: B.Ed; M.Ed; M.A. Tamil and Indian Literature; English & Comm. Studies; Hindi; Economics; Rural Studies; Gandhian Studies and Peace Science; M.Com (Cooperative Management); M.B.A; M.Sc. Physics; Home Science Extension and Communication; Food Science and Nutrition; Chemistry; Mathematics; Botany; Zoology; Applied Geology and Geomatics; Microbiology; Geoinformatics; Textiles and Fashion Design; M.Tech. Renewable Energy; M.C.A; PG Diploma in Sanitary Inspector's Course; Spatial Technologies; Yoga Education; Applied Gerontology; Educational Cognitive Science; Marketing Management
Programme Group: M.Phil. (Regular):Tamil; English; Research and Development; Economics; Development Administration; Development Sociology; Women's Studies; Chemistry; Computer Science; Gandhian Studies and Peace Science; Rural Studies
Programme Group:M.Phil. (Integrated): Education; Mathematics; Physics; Chemistry; Biology; Home Science
One may apply for any two Programmes using a single application within a Programme Group, except M.A. (5 Year Integrated) and M.Phil Programmes.
The link to PhD Programmes is available at http://ruraluniv.ac.in/includes/admissions/2018/home
Application Fee: For All Diploma / UG / PG Dip / PG / M.Phil Programmes, Online Application and processing fee is Rs.600/-. For Ph.D, it is Rs.2000/-. SC/ST students can apply for any one of the Programmes without payment of application cost subject to production of evidence.
Application: Applications are to be submitted only by online at www.ruraluniv.ac.in
Last date for submission of applications for all UG / Diploma Programmes / 5 Year Integrated Programmes will be 10 days from the date of publication of results of HigherSecondary Examinations of Tamil Nadu/results of CBSE class XII examinations.
For all PG and PG Diploma Programmes, it will be 18thMay, 2018 (Friday).
All M.Phil / Ph.D. Programmes, it is 8thJune, 2018 (Friday).
Admission process: Admissions for UG / Diploma / 5 Year Integrated Programmes / B.Sc-B.Ed will be based on counseling based on marks scored in Higher Secondary or its equivalent examinations.
For B.Tech / PG / PG Diploma / M.Phil / Ph.D Programmes, admission is based on Entrance Test.
For B.Ed. programme, admission is based on the percentage of marks scored in UG/PG programme.
For M.Tech Renewable Energy Programme, for Category A, it will be based on GATE Score and for Category B, based on entrance test conducted by GRI (50% weightage for qualification and remaining 50% for entrance test).
The dates of Entrance Tests are given in the Prospectus given at http://www.ruraluniv.ac.in/includes/griims/GRIeProspectus18_19.pdf
For details, visit http://ruraluniv.ac.in/includes/admissions/2018/home