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M.Sc Admissions 2021 - Dates, Entrance Exams, Specialisations, Admission Process, Top Colleges, Fees

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaPublished On: May 27, 2021

M.Sc (Masters of Science) is a 2 year’s duration, postgraduate level degree which is offered by various universities and colleges in India. This article will cover various details pertaining to the M.Sc. Admissions in India including the entrance exams, specialisations, admission, colleges, etc.

M.Sc. Admission India

M.Sc (Masters of Science) is a 2-year duration, postgraduate level degree which is offered by various universities and colleges in India. The duration of the degree also depends on the specialisation as opted by the student. Through the course, students can acquire advanced theoretical as well as practical knowledge in terms of various M.Sc. Specialisations.

In this article, we will talk about various details pertaining to the M.Sc. Admissions in India including the entrance exams, specialisations, admission process, top colleges, and fee structures.

M.Sc Admission Dates 2021

Usuyally, the admission process for M.Sc starts in April every year. However, there is a delay in 2021 admission process due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The admission process of various universities and colleges for M.Sc is expected to begin in June/ July/ August.

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc Admission 2021

To pursue a degree in M.Sc., the applicant must pursue any bachelor’s or equivalent degree with a minimum aggregate of 55% (50% for SC/ST Category). While the student needs to clear any entrance exams to get admission in any college/university, there are some other colleges which provide merit-based admission to students in M.Sc.

List of Popular Entrance Exams for M.Sc Admission 2021

The various entrance exams in India for M.Sc. Admissions are given in detail below: -

BHU PET 2021
AIIMS PG 2021 (Nursing)
IIT JAM 2021
NEST 2021
IPU CET 2021
GSAT 2021
DUET 2021
UPCATET 2021 (Agriculture)
Odisha CPET 2021
SPPU M.Sc Entrance Exam
Alagappa University M.Sc Entrance Exam

Also Read: MCA or M.Sc. IT: Which is better?

List of Popular Specializations in M.Sc

The various specialisation offered in M.Sc. in India are:

M.Sc Admission Process 2021

The admission for M.Sc. in Indian colleges/Universities is done on the basis of entrance tests as well as merit-based (depending on the college). States like Telangana, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh conduct a common entrance test for PG admissions, and a counselling process is conducted after the announcement of results. You can click on the links below to check the M.Sc admission process of different universities. 

Alagappa UniversityAlagappa University M.Sc Admission 2021
Savitribhai Phule Pune University (SPPU)SPPU M.Sc Admission 2021
Gujarat UniversityGujarat University M.Sc Admission 2021
Bangalore UniversityBangalore University M.Sc Admission 2021
Delhi Technological UniversityDTU M.Sc Admission 2021
KarnatakaKarnataka M.Sc Admission 2021

List of Popular Colleges for M.Sc Admission 2021

Top colleges/universities in India for M.Sc. Admissions are:

Name of College/University


Average Annual Fee Structure (INR)

Om Sterling Global University (OMGU)



St. Stephen's College



Loyola College


1-1.5 Lakh

CMC Vellore



Armed Force Medical College


1.28 Lakh

Madras Christian College



Kasturba Medical College


1.04 Lakh

The Oxford College of Science



Stella Maris College



National Law Institute University (NLIU)



*Important Note: These Fee structures of given colleges/universities are subjected to change.

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