Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017

20 May, 2017

Admissions are one of the most hectic procedures in a student’s career. Here in this article, you would get complete details about Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017 like its eligibility criteria, admission procedure and exam dates.

TNOU (Tamil Nadu Open University) offers PG (Post Graduate) course in different specialisations especially for those of you who belong to Tamil Nadu & Puducherry.

    The Universities activities regarding admission are separated into 2 sessions calendar year & the academic one i.e. beginning in January and July respectively. TNOU University has founded LRC (Learning Resouce Centres), Psychotherapy Centres & PSC (Programme Study Centres) to provide education to their students. The learning material which is provided by the university whether it is in print or electronic medium is easy to understand. TNOU aims to impart quality education to individuals through distance mode in a number of specialisations under different schools/departments.

    • School of Education [SOE]
    • School of Social Sciences [SOSS]
    • School of Humanities [SOH]
    • School of Science [SOS]
    • School of Continuing Education [SOCE]
    • School of Computer Science [SOCS]
    • School of Journalism and New Media Studies [SOJNMS]
    • School of Tamil and Cultural Studies [SOTCS]
    • School of Politics and Public Administration [SOPPA]
    • School of History and Tourism Studies [SOHTS]
    • School of Criminology and Criminal Justice [SOCCJ)

    Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017 Important Dates

    EVENT DATE
    Last date of Application (Calendar Year) 30th Apr 2017
    Last date of fee submission (Calendar Year) 30th Jun 2017
    Last date of Application (Academic Year) 31st Oct 2017
    Last date of fee submission (Academic Year) 31st Dec 2017

    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Psychology)Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017 Eligibility Criteria

    Those of you who are searching for admission need to have cleared their bachelor’s degree from a recognised university.

    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics)

    Those of you who have cleared B.Sc. in Mathematics from a recognised University.

    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Geography)

    Those of you who are seeking admission need to have cleared bachelors degree from a recognised university.

    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Computer Science)

    • You need to have cleared B.Sc. Computer Science/ B.Sc. Computer Technology/ B.C.A./ B.Sc. Information Sciences/ B.Sc. Information Technology/ B.Sc. Software Systems/ B.Sc. Information Systems/  B.Sc Applied Sciences (Computer Technology/Computer Science are eligible to apply.
    • Those with B.Tech/B.E, (CS/IT)/ and equivalent are eligible to apply.

    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Counselling & Psychotherapy)

    • You need to have the Bachelor’s/Master Degree in Psychology
    • Those of you who have not studied English in their graduation need to undergo a bridge course in Psychology.

    Counselling & Physiotherapy (Lateral Entry)

    You need to have cleared PG (Post Graduate) Diploma in Psychological counselling from TNOU would be eligible to apply.

    MCA

    Those of you searching for admission need to have cleared bachelors degree from a recognised university.

    Master of Computer Applications (MCA) Lateral Entry:

    You need to have cleared Bachelors Degree with PGDCA or its equivalent along with Computer Science, B.Sc./ B.E/ BCA/ B.Tech Computer Science/ Computer Engineering from a recognised University.

    MA

    Specializations:

    History Human Rights
    Public Administration Gender Studies
    Sociology Anthropology
    Political Science Development Administration
    English Police Administration
    Social Work Travel & Tourism Studies
    Criminology & Criminal Justice Administration International Relations
    Women Studies

    Those of you searching for admission need to have cleared bachelors degree from a recognised university.

    Master of Arts [MA] (Economics)

    You need to have cleared Bachelors Degree in Social Sciences/ Humanities/ Commerce/ Business Studies from a recognised University.

    Master of Arts [MA] (Islamic Studies)

    Those of you who are searching for admission need to have cleared bachelors degree with Arabic fluency from a recognised university.

    Master of Arts [MA] (Tamil)

    Those of you searching for admission need to have cleared bachelors degree with Tamil part 1 from a recognised university.

    M.Com

    • You need to be a graduate in Business Administration/ Commerce/Corporate Secretary ship/ AICWA/ ACA and ACS.
    • You would be eligible if you have studied a minimum of 2 papers in Commerce during their degree program.

    Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Logistics & Shipping Management) & Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Hospital Administration)

    Eligibility: A graduate degree in any field is sufficient to get admission in TNOU MBA course. There would be no age criteria for distance MBA. In case you have finished your graduation after polytechnic (Diploma after 10th or 10+2) you would be eligible to apply.

    How to Apply for Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017?

    MA , M.Com & MCA

    You can apply for any of the session January or July according to their interest. They need to fill a separate application with respect to academic or calendar session. You can obtain the application form from:

    University’s sales counters On payment of INR 100 as cash
    Study or Zonal centres On payment of INR 100 as cash
    Through post By sending a Demand Draft of INR 150 drawn in favor of “ Tamil Nadu Open University” payable at Chennai which is  issued by any nationalised or scheduled bank to:

    The Deputy Registrar

    MPDD TNOU, 577, Anna Salai,

    Saidapet, Chennai– 600 015

    • Before filling up the application form you need to go through the OMR application form instructions first.
    • You need to fill the application form & pay the required amount of fee in community college only with respect to the program applied. Fees need to be paid to the University only.
    • You can make the fee payment in any State Bank or Indian Bank branch by using the photocopy of the fee challan enclosed along with the prospectus. The bank would keep the bank copy of challan and return the TNOU & your copy of challan to you. You need to enclose the TNOU copy of the challan along with the application form and send it to the University’s address or to the study centre.

    Admission Process for Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) PG Admission 2017

    • TNOU has got a fixed number of study centres within Tamil Nadu state in order to assist you with the whole admission procedure & learning activities.
    • To coordinate the activities among study centres & University, individual zonal centres also have been founded. These zonal centres act as a connection between the two.
    • After attaining the application form at the desired study centre, authorities will issue the acknowledgement card to the student & the Zonal centre would send the documents after scrutiny to the Admission wing of the university. University would first confirm the information which is provided by the student & will then issue the ID card.
    • If you have not opted for any study centre then the university would allow the nearest location to you according to your address.
    • Study material for all the courses is provided by the study centres after generation enrollment number for you. For any problem regarding dispatch of study material or any other issue you need to contact:

    The Deputy Registrar

    Material Production & Distribution Division

    TNOU, 577 Anna Salai, Saidapet Chennai 600 015

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