North Orissa University

The North Orissa University (NOU) was established in the year 1998 vide Government of Orissa notification No.-32930/HE dated 13th July 1998.The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission under Sections 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC Act,1956 with effect from 15.02.2000 and 21.06.2006,respectively.It is recognized by Bar Council of India and DEC,IGNOU/UGC. North Orissa University is included in the list of Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities. The University is also accredited by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore with B grade with effect from 10th January, 2011. The territorial jurisdiction of the University covers Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar districts of northern part of Orissa. These two districts are thickly populated with tribal population with an average of 63% inhabitants belonging to the Scheduled Tribes. There are 80 affiliated colleges, both general and professional, catering to the demand of higher education. As development depends crucially upon human capital, NOU shall act as a beacon light to this region so as to pull up the underprivileged youth to the national mainstream of art, culture, science and technology.

orth Orissa University invites application in the prescribed form for the following P.G. Courses for the academic session


Sl. No.SubjectNumber of SeatsEligibilityDate/Time of Entrance Exam.
1         Biotechnology30

Science graduate with Hons or 50% marks in aggregate. At +2 level Biology/ Maths/ Statistics/ Comp. Sc. Is necessary

2 Botany20Hons. in Botany or 50% marks in aggregrate with Botany as a subject
3 Chemistry20Hons. in Chemistry or 50% marks in aggregrate with Chemistry as a subject
4 Economics30Hons. in Economics or any graduate with Economics and 50% marks in aggregrate
5 Master in Computer  Application (MCA)30From JEE list conducted by BPUT through central counselingOrissa JEE
6 Physics20Hons. in Physics or 50% marks in aggregrate with Physics as a subject
7 Zoology20Hons. in Zoology or 50% marks in aggregrate with Zoology as a subject

 In addition, North Orissa University offering M.Phill. courses in Botany, Chemistry, Economics, Zoology and Physics,  having Six seats each



Sl. No.Course NameDuration (in years)No. of SeatsCourse Fee per AnnumEligibilityDate/Time of Entrance Exam.
1 M.Sc. in Wildlife &  Conservation Biology2



Science graduate with Hons in Botany/ Zoology/ Life Sc./ Environmental Biology/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology or 50 % in aggregate

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2 M.Sc. in Mathematics230Rs.16,850/-

 Graduate with Hons in Mathematics Or 50% in aggregate with Mathematics should be there as one of the subjects at +3 level 

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3 Master in Business  Administration (MBA)230Rs.36,850/-

 From JEE list conducted by BPUT through central counseling

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4 M.A. Anthropology in Tribal Studies220Rs.8,850/-

 Graduate in any discipline.

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5 M.Lib. & Inf. Sc.220Rs.16,850/-

 Graduates in any discipline

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6 Master in Law (LLM)224Rs.16,850/-

 Graduate in Law

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7 Master Degree in  Remote Sensing & GIS216Rs.26,850/-

 BA in Geography/ B.Sc. in any stream/ B.Sc. (Ag)/ B.Tech./ BE

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8 M.Sc. in Bioinformatics220Rs.26,850/-

 Science graduate with Hons or 50% in aggregate. At +2 level Biology/ Maths/ Statistics/ Comp.Sc. is necessary

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9 Master in Finance and Control(MFC)230Rs.36,729/-

 Graduate in any discipline

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10 Master in Social Works(MSW)230Rs.16,729/-

 Graduate in any discipline

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11 M.A. in Santali220Rs.11,979/-

 graduate with M.I.L.(Santali).

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12 M.A. in Odia220Rs.11,979/-

 Graduate in Odia.

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13 M.A. in English220Rs.11,979/-

 Graduate in English.

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14 M.A. in Education220Rs.21,979/-

 Graduate in Education.

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North Orissa University

Sri Ram Chandra Vihar