Department of Zoology, North-Eastern Hill University Shillong-793022, Meghalaya, India


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Admission to M. Sc. course (Total number of seats = 30 Each Year)

Only those candidates who have passed a Three Year Degree Course with Honours in Zoology shall ordinarily be considered for admission to M. Sc. course. However, the marks of the candidates with Three Year Degree Pass/General course shall be down-scaled by a factor of 1.4 to make it equivalent to B. Sc. Zoology Honours course for admission purposes.

Distribution of seats shall be as follows:

  1. Open category: 40%
  2. Reserved for SC/ST: 50% (other things being equal, preference will be given to domiciles of Meghalaya)
  3. Reserved for the physically challenged: 3%. Such applicants will be centrally examined by a Medical Board. An applicant with 40% to 60% physical disability may be given 5% added weightage, and those with physical disability above 60% would be given 7% added weightage. Applicants under this category should submit necessary documents in support of their claim.
  4. University Quota: 7% reserved for the following categories:
    • Educational Backward Areas: Depending on the level of backwardness, 5% or 7% weightage will be added to the marks obtained.
    • Outstanding sportsmen/sportswomen: Depending on the level of representation, 3% (Inter-university at the National level), 5% (state level representation at the National level) or 10% (representing country at international level) added weightage will be given to the marks obtained.
    • NEHU employees/spouse of NEHU employees/Children of NEHU employees: 10% weightage will be added to the marks obtained.

The University reserves the right to amend the criteria for admission to the M. Sc. course.

For information in detail, please monitor admission notice advertised by the University in leading national and regional news papers during April/May each year OR contact the office of the Dean, Students' Welfare, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong – 793 022 (Tel. 272 1181; 272 1182).



Admission to Ph. D. Programme (Admission capacity: 15-20 Each Year)

Following candidates shall be considered for admission to Ph. D. programme:

The University reserves the right to amend the criteria for admission to the Ph. D. programme.

For information in detail, please monitor admission notice advertised by the University in leading national and regional news papers during April/May each year OR contact the office of the Dean, Students' Welfare, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong – 793 022 (Tel. 272 1181; 272 1182).

For more information about the admission, contact the main NEHU website at: http://www.nehu.ac.in