Anna University MSc Entrance Exam
M.Sc and M.Phil Entrance Exam
Applications are invited for admission to M.Sc. (2 years) and M.Phil. Degree Programmes offered in the University Departments of Anna University Chennai, Chennai – 600 025 for the academic year 2010-2011.
M.Sc. (2 years) Degree Programmes
1 M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
2 M.Sc. Materials Science/Medical Physics
3 M.Sc. Applied Chemistry
4 M.Sc. Applied Geology
5 M.Sc. Electronic Media (SS)
6 M.Sc. Science and Technology Communication (SS)
7 M.Sc. Environmental Science (SS)
8 M.Sc. Economics/Financial Economics (SS)**
** Offered at Madras School of Economics, Chennai.
M.Phil. Degree Programmes
1. M.Phil. Mathematics
2 M.Phil. Physics
3 M.Phil. Crystal Science
4 M.Phil. Chemistry
5 M.Phil. Applied Geology
6 M.Phil. English
The fields of specialization under each branch and the eligibility for admission to M.Phil Degree Programmes offered at the University Departments of Anna University are as follows: -
Mathematics ( M.I.T (Madras Institute of Technology )Chrompet campus )
a) Fluid Mechanics
b) Fuzzy Set Theory
c) Operator Theory
d) Theoretical Computer Science
Eligibility : M.Sc. (Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics)
Physics(College of Engineering, Guindy Campus)
b) Material Science
c) Crystal Growth
d) Solid State Physics
e) Medical Physics
g) X-Ray Crystallography
h) Super Conductivity
Eligibility : M.Sc. (Physics/ Medical Physics/ Material Sciences)
Crystal Science (A.C. Tech. (Alagappa College of Technology )_Guindy Campus)
a) Nucleation Kinetics
b) Theoretical and experimental aspects of crystal growth.
c) Growth of advanced materials
d) Characterization techniques
Eligibility : M.Sc. (Physics / Material Science / Medical Physics / Chemistry / Applied Chemistry)
Chemistry (College of Engineering, Guindy Campus)
a) Physical Organic Chemistry
b) Organic Chemistry
c) Applied Catalysis
d) Polymer Chemistry
Eligibility : M.Sc. (Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry)
Applied Geology (College of Engineering, Guindy Campus)
a) Hydro Geology
b) Engg. Geology
c) Remote Sensing
Eligibility : M.Sc. (Geology/ Applied Geology)
English(College of Engineering, Guindy Campus)
a) Linguistics and English Language Teaching
b) American Literature
c) Indian Writing in English
d) British Literature
Eligibility : M. A. (English)
DURATION: One Academic Year comprising two semesters
The candidate must have passed the relevant degree in the relevant field (as given in Table-1) with (10+2+3 / 4 years) pattern from a recognised University.
|Group Code||Programme||Eligible / Qualifying Degree|
|Group – A||1. Applied Mathematics||B.Sc. Mathematics (or) B.Sc. (Applied Science)|
|Group – B||1. Materials Science|
2. Medical Physics
|B.Sc. Physics with Mathematics as an Ancillary Subject (or) B.Sc. Applied Science|
|Group – C||Applied Chemistry||B.Sc. Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as Ancillary Subject (or) B.Sc. Applied Science|
|Group – D||Applied Geology||B.Sc. (Geology/Applied Geology/Physics/ Chemistry/Environmental Science/Applied Science)|
|Group – E||Electronic Media||Any B.Sc. degree / B.A. (Journalism / Visual Communication / Mass Communication)|
|Group – F||Science and Technology Communication||B.Sc. / B.E / B.Tech. (any branch / discipline) / B.Arch.|
|Group -G||Environmental Science||B.Sc. any discipline with one course related to Chemistry / Biology|
|Group – H||Economics||B.Sc (Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Physics (with 55%) or B.A (Economics/ B.Com/ B.B.A. (with 55%) with +2 Mathematics)|
|Financial Economics||B.Sc. with Mathematics as Major or Ancillary Subjects with 50% Marks. (or) B.Sc (Economics/ B.A Economics/ B.Com/ B.B.M/ B.B.A. with 50% marks.|
In Person: From the Examination Centre, Anna University Chennai, Chennai – 600 025, on payment by
Demand Draft for Rs.600/- (Rs.300/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu on production of a
copy of Permanent Community Certificate in card format).
By Downloading from the Website: The Application Form and Information Booklet can also be
downloaded from http://www.annauniv.edu/msc2010/pdf/Application.pdf. The filled-in application
should be sent along with documents and D.D. for Rs.600/- (Rs.300/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging
to Tamil Nadu) towards registration fee.
GENERAL STRUCTURE OF THE PROGRAMME:
The Programme comprises a background subject, a core subject, an elective subject and a research project. The background subject and core subject are offered in the first semester. The elective subject is offered either in the first semester or in the second semester. A candidate shall be required to pass the background and core subject before he / she submits the thesis
How to Apply?
Application Form together with information and instructions to candidates can be downloaded from the Anna University Chennai website: http/www.annauniv.edu/mphil2010 . The candidates shall send the filled-in application with required enclosures and Demand Draft for Rs.600/- for General category (Rs.300/- for SC/SCA/ST candidates have to enclose a copy of Permanent Community Certificate in Card Format).
The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of ‘The Director (Admissions), Anna University Chennai, payable at Chennai and should be obtained from any nationalised bank on or after 18.04.2010.
Completed application should be sent to the Director (Admissions), Anna University Chennai, Chennai 600 025 so as to reach him on or before 10.05.2010.
Candidates will be selected based on their performance in the Entrance Examination conducted by the respective Departments of the University following the rule of reservation of Government of Tamil Nadu. The Entrance Examination will be conducted at Chennai Centre only. Preference in admission will be given to those qualified in the National Educational Test conducted by UGC/ CSIR and GATE.
Last date of receipt of completed Application : 10.05.2010
Date of Entrance Examination : 06.06.2010
Date of issue of application forms :c19.04.2010
Entrance Examination Centre : : CHENNAI CENTRE ONLY