Gauhati University PG Admission 2022 – MA, MSc & MCom Admission

The Gauhati University has published an official notification regarding Gauhati University PG Admission 2022 process. Accordingly, Gauhati University has launched its online Post Graduation (PG) admission form fill-up portal where aspiring and eligible candidates will be able to fill out online application forms for Post Graduate courses in Arts (MA), Science (MSc), and Commerce (MCom). Interested candidates submit an online application form on 20th June 2022.

Gauhati University PG Admission 2022

Gauhati University PG Admission Details

Name of task: Gauhati University Post Graduate Admission, 2022

Name of entrance exam: Gauhati University Post Graduate Entrance Test, 2022

Name of University: Gauhati University

Courses: MA, MCom & MSc courses

Academic session: 2022-2023

Date of entrance test: 19th July to 21st July 2022 

Centres of entrance exam: Guwahati, Barpeta, Shillong, Dhubri, Tezpur, Lakhimpur, Itanagar, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Diphu and Silchar.

Helplines: +91-9870391549 | [email protected] 

Official website:

Eligibility Criteria for GU PG Admission

Here are the eligibility criteria for admission into various post-graduate courses at Gauhati University.

MA and MSc Courses:

# B.A/B.Sc./B.Com. (in 10+2+3 pattern) with Major/honors courses in the concerned subject or

# B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. (in 10+2+3 pattern) with a general pass course with at least 45% Marks in the concerned subject as well as in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.

MCom Course:

# B.A/B.Sc./B.Com. (in 10+2+3 pattern) with Major/honors courses in the concerned subject or

# B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. (in 10+2+3 pattern) with a general pass course with at least 45% Marks in the concerned subject as well as in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.

# 45% Marks are to be calculated on the basis of marks obtained in Part I and Part II of the (2+1) pattern and part I, part II and Part III of the (1+1+1) pattern.  

For more details, one can check this link.

GU PG Common Entrance Test

There will be a Common Entrance Test for admission into different Post Graduate Courses to be conducted by Gauhati University (both for the University Departments and the Affiliated Colleges of the University) for the session 2022-23. Admissions will be based strictly on the performance and eligibility criteria of the Entrance Examination. 

The Offline Entrance Test will be conducted in the month of 19th July to 21st July 2022.

Reservation of Seats for Gauhati University PG Admission 

Reservation of Seats for GU PG Courses are as under

# Scheduled Caste: 7%

# Scheduled Tribes (Plains): 10%

# Scheduled Tribes (Hill): 5%

# OBC & MOBC: 15%

# Differently Abled: 3% (for each Discipline of Faculty)

# Sons and daughters of permanent GU Employees: 1 Seat in each dept with an intake capacity of 40 or less and 2 seats when the intake is more than 40 students.

# Fringe Village: 10 seats

# GU Ex-Employees: 5 seats

# Ex- Defense: As per EC resolution

# Moran Community of Assam: 2 seats.

# Extra Curricular: 1 seat in each department.

# NCC & NSS: 5 seats.

# Economically Weaker Section (EWS): 10% Reservation from unreserved category in each subject.

# In Admission into the Traditional Program of Study, 50% of total intake will be reserved for Gauhati University Students. The remaining 50% will be reserved for other than Gauhati University Students.

Application Fee of GU PG Admission 2022

Application fee for Gauhati University PG Admission is Rs. 400/-. In addition to that, the candidate has to pay the examination fee.

Available Disciplines/ Courses for GU PG Admission

Gauhati University is one of the premier institutions of higher education in Northeast India and one of the most sought-after postgraduate institutions. GU has been a top-ranking institute (as per NIRF rankings) for five years in a row and is a NAAC A-Grade institution. It is also one of the most diversified in academics among all other institutions of higher education in the Northeast.

Gauhati University offers a number courses under different departments as mentioned below.  

Master of Arts (MA)

# Arabic (Intake Capacity : 60)

# Assamese (Intake Capacity : 88)

# Bengali (Intake Capacity : 48)

# Bodo (Intake Capacity : 48)   

# Comparative Indian Literature (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Economics (Intake Capacity : 75)

# Education (Intake Capacity : 54)

# English (Intake Capacity : 66)

# European Studies (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Hindi (Intake Capacity : 55)   

# History (Intake Capacity : 66)

# Linguistics (Intake Capacity : 10) 

# English Language Teaching (Intake Capacity : 25) 

# Mass Communication (Intake Capacity : 36) 

# Persian (Intake Capacity : 15)

# Philosophy (Intake Capacity : 72)

# Political Science (Intake Capacity : 75)

# Psychology (Intake Capacity : 28)

# Sanskrit (Intake Capacity : 73)

# Sociology (Intake Capacity : 45)

# Women’s Studies (Intake Capacity : 42) 

Master of Science (MSc)

# Anthropology (Intake Capacity : 28)

# Biotechnology (Intake Capacity : 25) 

# Botany (Intake Capacity : 40)

# Chemistry (Intake Capacity : 50)

# Computer Science (Intake Capacity : 23) 

# Information Technology (Intake Capacity : 10) 

# Electronics and Communication Technology (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Environmental Science (Intake Capacity : 15) 

# Environmental Management (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Geography (Intake Capacity : 40)

# Geology (Intake Capacity : 30)

# Herbal Science & Technology (Intake Capacity : 30) 

# Instrumentation & Applied Physics (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Mathematics (Intake Capacity : 80)

# Microbiology (Intake Capacity : 10) 

# Microelectronics & Adv Communication Technology (Intake Capacity : 12) 

# Physics (Intake Capacity : 54)

# Radiological Physics (Intake Capacity : 10)

# Statistics (Intake Capacity : 30)

# Zoology (Intake Capacity : 44)

# Wildlife Science (Intake Capacity : 22) 

Master of Technology (MTech)

# Material Science & Technology (Intake Capacity : 18) 

# Information Technology (Intake Capacity : 20) 

# Signal Processing & Communication Engineering (Intake Capacity : 18)  

# Signal Processing & VLSI (Intake Capacity : 18)

Master of Commerce (MCom)

# Commerce (Intake Capacity : 60)

MSc in Nursing

# Psychiatric Nursing (Intake Capacity : 12)

Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc)

# Library and Information Science  (Intake Capacity : 30) 

Masters in Medical Laboratory Science

# Blood Banking (Intake Capacity : 5)

# Haematology (Intake Capacity : 5)

# Medical Microbiology (Intake Capacity : 5)


# LLM (Intake Capacity : 40)

Master of Tourism & Management (MTM)

# MTM (Intake Capacity : 60) 

How to Apply for Gauhati University PG Admission?

Interested and eligible candidates for the Gauhati University PG Admission may submit online applications through the Gauhati University official website from 20th June 2022. Candidates can follow the given steps to submit an online application.

Step 1: Scroll down to the Important Link section.

Step 2: Click on the Online Application Link.

Step 3: Enter your all credentials & upload the required educational and other documents. 

Step 4: Make the payment of the Application / Examination Fee as per your course.

Step 4: That’s it, submit your application form and take a printout of it.

Important Dates of Gauhati University PG Admission 2022

# Starting date of online application: 20th June 2022

# Last date of online application: 5th July 2022

# Issue of Online Admit Cards: 15th July 2022

# Date of Common entrance test: 19th July to 21st July 2022

# Publication of Merit List: 29th July to 30th July 2022

# Date of admission: 3rd to 4th August 2022

# Commencement of Classes: 8th August 2022

Important Web Links of Gauhati University PG Admission

Online Application Link Click Here
Admission Notification Click Here
Information Brouchre Click Here
Online Apply Manual Click Here
Official Website Click Here
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