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Nalanda University - Postgraduate Admissions, 2019

Nalanda University, Rajgir, Bihar
Postgraduate Admissions, 2019

Postgraduate Admissions, 2019 - 2020

Applications open for all students
Entrance Exam for Indian students will be held on 28th May, 2019 at designated Centres in the India.
Currently, the University is offering Masters and Postgraduate Diploma programmes at the following Schools:

School Programme Duration (Years)
School of Ecology and Environment Studies M.A./M.Sc. 02
School of Historical Studies M.A. 02
School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions M.A. 02
School of Languages and Literature/Humanities PG Diploma 01

Programmes Offered for the Academic Session 2019-2020

Programmes Offered for the Academic Session 2019-2020 The University offers Masters degrees in three schools presently- The School of Historical Studies, The School of Ecology and Environment Studies and the School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions.

  • Masters Programme in the School of Historical Studies
    • The School offers an M.A degree that focuses on global and comparative history. It also offers internationally competitive programs in Asian and world history, Students in the School of Historical Studies will gain an incisive understanding of comparative and trans-regional history. They will also acquire knowledge of global history through a rigorous engagement in methodological and theoretical perspectives critical for multidisciplinary historical research.
  • Masters Programmes in the School of Ecology and Environment Studies
    • The School offers two-year MA and MSc degrees based on the students undergraduate degree. The course is designed for students coming from disparate backgrounds in social science, humanities, engineering, and natural sciences. They are required to complete a thesis at the end of the second year to obtain the degree. Students are required to be in residence at Rajgir for the duration of their Masters Degree.
  • Masters Programme in the School of Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religion
    • The School will offer an M.A. Degree that focuses on academic studies of Buddhist and other religious traditions with a scholastic rigour. The School will look at Buddhist traditions in their wider socio-historical- cultural contexts. Apart from giving emphasis in Buddhism the School focuses on broad aspects like: Methodology and theory which establishes Religious Studies as discipline in its in own right.
  • School of Languages / Humanities
    • The School commences its operations with one year Post-Graduate Diploma Programmes in Japanese, Korean and Sanskrit, but it will gradually expand to include other programmes in Indian and foreign languages.

Instructions to fill the Online Application Form
No Paper Application Form will be accepted

  • General Instructions
    • Before you proceed to fill the application form please ensure that you have read and understood the eligibility criteria for the PROGRAMME you are applying for.
    • Meeting the eligibility criteria is mandatory to get admission to Nalanda University.
    • Please select the Program you wish to seek admission to.  Only ONE program can be selected per application form. If you wish to apply for more than one program, use separate application forms.
    • Please fill the application form only in ENGLISH, unless it is specified to write in any other language.
    • Application form needs to be completed. If any field/s do not apply to you, mark as N/A.
    • Please be careful in filling up the information in all aspects. Incomplete admission form will not be accepted.
    • Any error/misinformation in the application form shall result in cancellation of seat.
    • Candidate should fill his / her basic details like Date of Birth (DOB), Address, State, City, Country, Contact / Mobile Numbers and Email very carefully.
    • Enter your First name/ Middle name/Family name in the space provided. The name should be same as mentioned in the Class X/XII/School leaving certificate.
    • Important updates on the admission process will be available on the website.
    • Before final submission of Application Form, read the declaration carefully and give your consent on it, failing which you will not be able to complete your application.
    • Once submitted no changes/modifications will be possible for the information provided. No communication shall be entertained in this regard.
    • The processing of Application Form will begin only after the successful payment of Application Fee. If you opt for more than one programme, kindly pay application fee for each course separately.
    • Applicants are advised to read the application form carefully and keep ready the digital or scanned copy of all the documents in pdf format for uploading.

Eligibility Criteria for the Academic Session 2019-2020

  • Eligibility Criteria for Masters Level Admissions at Nalanda University for Indian and International Students
    • A minimum of three years Bachelors degree (10+2+3) with at least 55% marks or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA).
  • Selection
    • The entire application process for admissions is paperless and online in keeping with the Universitys commitment to sustainability.
    • The Application form has to be filled in entirety and be submitted along with the Statement of Purpose (SOP) and documents mentioned therein.
    • The candidate has to visit the University website for filling the online Application Form.
    • Shortlisted applicants will be called for an online test on 28 th May 2019 at selected centers.
    • It is not guaranteed that all the applicants who have filled the Application Form and appeared in the entrance test would be selected for admission. The selected and the waitlisted candidates will be intimated accordingly.
  • International Students
    • A Bachelors Degree with minimum 15 years of prior studies with a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.2 or above on a 4 point scale or equivalent grade if other grade point scale is used.
    • The international applicants shall present the score of any one of the following English Language Tests/ or proof of knowledge of English.
  • TOEFL (Test of English as Foreign Language)
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System))
  • Any other standard English test used on international platform
  • or completed a full-time degree-level course entirely taught and assessed in English
  • Selection
    • The candidate has to visit the University website for filling the online Application Form. The candidate has to submit a duly filled Application Form and a Statement of Purpose (SOP) and pay an Application Fee of USD 08 (Eight US Dollars only or equivalent in Indian currency) towards the processing of the Application.
    • Shortlisted applicants will be called for an interview through video conferencing using Skype/ WhatsApp as per the scheduled time as intimated to the candidate. Selection will be purely on merit. Selected candidates will be recommended for the provisional admission for the academic year 2019-2020.
    • It is not guaranteed that all the applicants who have filled the Application Form and appeared in the interview would be selected for admission.
  • Eligibility Criteria for Post Graduate Diploma Programmes
    • A minimum of three years Bachelors degree (10+2+3) in the relevant language or degree in any subject with demonstrated evidence of linguistic proficiency equivalent to the Bachelors degree
    • The University requires all applicants to demonstrate competence in the English language.

Admission Process/Procedure for the Academic Session 2019-2020

  • Procedure (Masters Programme)
    • The entire application process for admissions is paperless and online in keeping with the Universitys commitment to sustainability. The Application form has be filled in entirety and be submitted along with the documents mentioned therein.
  • For Indian Students
    • The candidate can Click here  to register for filling the online Application Form.
    • After duly filling the Application Form, Application fees need to be paid through the gateway provided in the form.
    • The candidate has to appear in the entrance exam at the centre and schedule mentioned in the Hall Ticket to be downloaded from the website.
  • For International Students
    • The candidate can Click here  to register for filling the online Application Form.
    • After duly filling the Application Form, Application fees need to be paid through the gateway provided in the form.
    • The candidate has to appear in the interview through video conferencing using Skype as per the schedule intimated to the candidate.
  • Selection of candidates
    • It is not guaranteed that all the applicants who have filled the Application Form and appeared in the entrance test/interview would be selected for admission at the University. The list of selected and the waitlisted candidates will be published on the University website.
  • Procedure (Postgraduate Diploma)
    • The entire application process for admissions is paperless and online in keeping with the Universitys commitment to sustainability. The Application form has be filled in entirety and be submitted along with the documents mentioned therein.
  • For Indian Students
    • The candidate has to visit the University website, Click here for filling the online Application Form.
    • After duly filling the Application Form, the candidate has to pay an Application Fee of INR 500 towards the processing of the Application before submitting the Application.
    • The candidate has to appear in the Interview through video conferencing using Skype as per the schedule intimated to the candidate.
  • For International Students
    • The candidate has to visit the University website, Click here for filling the online Application Form.
    • After duly filling the Application Form, the candidate has to pay an Application Fee of $8 towards the processing of the Application before submitting the Application.
    • The candidate has to appear in the interview through video conferencing using Skype as per the schedule intimated to the candidate.
  • Selection of candidates
    • It is not guaranteed that all the applicants who have filled the Application Form and appeared in the entrance test/interview would be selected for admission at the University. The list of selected and the waitlisted candidates will be published on the University website.

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Fees Structure for the Academic Session 2019-2020

  • Fee for Master's Programmes for the batch of 2019-2021 for Indian Students
Details of Charges INR
1st Year 2nd Year
1st Semester 2nd Semester 3rd Semester 4th Semester
Admission Fees (One time) 6,000 - - -
Tuition Fees 28,000 28,000 28,000 28,000
Miscellaneous 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Security Deposit 
(One time-refundable)
6,000 - - -
TOTAL 42,500 30,500 30,500 30,500
YEAR WISE TOTAL 73,000 61,000
  • Residence & Meal Charges for the batch of 2019-2021 for Indian Students
Residence Details Per Semester i.e. 4 1/2  Months INR
Residence Charges Meal Charges
Air Conditioned (Single) 25,000/- 22,420/-
Non-Air Conditioned (Single) 16,000/- 22,420/-
Air Conditioned (Twin Sharing) 22,500/- 22,420/-
Non-Air Conditioned 
(Twin Sharing)
12,500/- 22,420/-
  • Mode of Fees Payment for the batch of 2019-2021 for Indian Students
  • For Demand Draft
    • Demand Draft in favour of Nalanda University, payable at Rajgir. The name of the candidate and contact number should be mentioned at the back of the Demand Draft.
    • The original copy of Demand Draft need to be sent to the following postal address through speed post:
      Nalanda University,
      Chabilapur Road,
      Rajgir, District nalanda
      Bihar - 803116, India
    • A scanned copy of the Demand Draft need to be sent to the following e-mail id: admissions@nalandauniv.edu.in
  • For NEFT/RTGS - Bank Transfer and Online Money Transfer
    PAYEE NAME: Nalanda University
    BANK NAME: HDFC Bank Ltd
    BRANCH NAME: Dharamshala Road, Rajgir
    BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER: 50100079546912
    IFSC: HDFC0002059
    • After the transaction share the details of the transaction ( UTR- Unique transaction reference number) on the following e-mail id: admissions@nalandauniv.edu.in
    • Note: All fees including course fee, residence and meal charges need to be paid semester wise in advance. Meal charge are subject to change.
  • Fee for Masters Programmes for the batch of 2019-21 for International Students
    Semester Fees
Details of Charges US Dollar
1st Year 2nd Year
1st Semester 2nd Semester 3rd Semester 4th Semester
Admission Fees (One time) US $ 93 - - -
Tuition Fees US $ 431 US $ 431 US $ 431 US $ 431
Miscellaneous US $ 39 US $ 39 US $ 39 US $ 39
Security Deposit 
(One time-refundable)
US $ 93 - - -
TOTAL US $ 656 US $ 470 US $ 470 US $ 470
YEAR WISE TOTAL US $ 1,126 US $ 940
  • Residence & Meal Charges for the batch of 2019-2021 for Indian Students
Residence Details Per Semester i.e. 4 1/2  Months USD
Residence Charges Meal Charges
Air Conditioned (Single) US $ 385 US $ 345
Non-Air Conditioned (Single) US $ 247 US $ 345
Air Conditioned (Twin Sharing) US $ 347 US $ 345
Non-Air Conditioned 
(Twin Sharing)
US $ 193 US $ 345

NOTE :- All fees including course fee, residence and meal charges need to be paid semester wise in advance. Meal charge are subject to change.

Source : nalandauniv.edu.in

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