The university has declared the list of Shortlisted candidates for MSc. Biotechnology. Waiting list of MPhil and PhD also available. 

The University of Hyderabad is inviting application form for admission to the M.Sc in Biotechnology. The students can apply for admission to the course through the official website of the university till October 27. There is no Application fee. The admission will be based on the marks secured in the GAT-B.

Hyderabad University Important Date



Schedule for the Entrance Examinations

Admissions to All courses

24-26 Sep 2020

Interviews for admission to all courses begin from 

15 October 2020

Interviews for admission to all courses ends

22-23 October tentatively

Extended Last date for with GATB score

27 October 2020

PhD Admission 2020-2021

Release of admission announcement

7 October 2020

Last date for submitting an online application

30 October 2020 

Entrance Examinations (written test) 

14 November 2020 

Interviews for the Ph.D. programs

1.2020 till 2.12.2020

Admissions for Ph.D. programs

4 Dec- 5 Jan 2021

University of Hyderabad is a central university established in the year 1974. The university has been approved by UGC and accredited by NAAC. Hyderabad University provides postgraduate and doctorate level courses across different streams of engineering, management, science and technology etc. Admissions to these courses are based on written tests and entrance exams.

The university has more than 5000 students and 400 faculty members and the campus is spread across 2300 acres of land. The university is also recognized as the 4th best institution in India by NIRF.

Hyderabad University Highlights

Established | Institute type 1974 | Central
Approved by UGC
Accredited by NAAC
Entrance Exam JEE Main/ NIMCET/ GATE/ CAT
Courses offered PG and Doctorate level courses
Popular courses Integrated MA/ M.Sc
Application mode Online
Admission criteria Entrance and Written Test based
Top Recruiters HSBC,Teradata,IBM,TCS
Campus area 2300 acres
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Canteen
Official Website Hyderabad University

Hyderabad University Ranking/ Achievements

  • The university has been ranked 4th best in the country by NIRF.
  • Hyderabad University has been ranked 10th in the list of Institutes of National Importance.
  • UoH is ranked in the range of 591-600 in the World by QS Rankings 2019.
  • The university has been rated by NISSAT of the DSIR,Government of India,as the only university under High output-High impact category among the top 50 institutions in India.

Hyderabad University Courses

The university is known for providing master degree courses. Below mentioned are the course details.

Course Specializations Eligibility Selection Criteria Duration
M.Sc Mathematics Graduation with 60% marks in relevant discipline Written Test + Interview 2 Years
Applied Mathematics
Statistics - OR
Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences Graduation with 55% and physics and mathematics as mandatory subjects
Animal Biology Graduation with 60% marks
Biotechnology Graduation with 55% in relevant discipline
Physics Graduation with 60% marks and physics as the main subject
Chemistry Graduation with 60% marks with chemistry or biochemistry as compulsory subjects
Biochemistry Graduation with 60 % with Chemistry/ Biochemistry as the main subject
Plant Biology & Biotechnology Graduation with 60 % marks in relevant discipline
Molecular Microbiology
Neural & Cognitive Science
Health Psychology 60% marks in graduation with psychology as a compulsory subject
MA Applied Linguistics Graduation with 50% marks in English Written Test conducted by the university 2 Years
Comparative Literature
Sociology Graduation with 50% marks in sociology 
Anthropology Graduation with 50% marks in Anthropology
Financial Economics Graduation with 50 % marks in economics
Political Science Graduation with 50% marks in social science and humanities
Philosophy Graduation with 50% marks
Telugu Graduation with 50% marks 
Urdu Graduation with 50% marks in Urdu
Communication Bachelor's degree with 55% marks in communication
History Graduation with 50% marks in History 
Hindi Graduation with hindi as one of the subjects 
Education Bachelor's degree in BA/B.Sc/B.Com with 55% aggregate marks
MCA - Graduation with at least 60% marks in aggregate with Mathematics as the main subject  NIMCET 2 Years
MBA Health Care & Hospital Management Graduation with at least 60% marks in relevant discipline CAT followed by GD and Interview
Executive MBA
Health Care and Hospital Management
Business Analytics
M.Tech IC Technology BE/ B.Tech in relevant discipline Written Test conducted by the university +Interview
Material Engineering
Computational Technology
Medical Biotechnology
Artificial Intelligence Written Test conducted by the university +Interview + GATE
Computer Science
Information Technology
Integrated M.Sc Mathematical Science 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks Written Test conducted by the university +Interview 5 Years
Physics Written Test
Chemical Science
Optometry & Vision Sciences
Earth Sciences
Health Psychology
System Biology
Integrated MA Telugu
Political Science
Language Science
Hindi Written Test conducted by the university +Interview

Read more:  Hyderabad University Courses & Fees 

Hyderabad University Admissions

Admissions to most of the courses provided by Hyderabad University are based on Written Tests and personal interviews conducted by the university itself.

  • Admissions to Integrated M.Tech are based on JEE Main Score.
  • Admissions to MCA are based on NIMCET Score.
  • Admissions to MBA are based on CAT Score followed by Personal Interview and GD.
  • Admissions to M.Tech are based on GATE Score followed by Written Test and Personal Interview.
  • Admissions to M.Phil and Ph.D are based on Written Test followed by Interview or UGC NET/CSIR NET/NBHM /JRF/ICMR/ ICAR/ DBT scores.

How to Apply?

  1. Visit the official website of Hyderabad University.
  2. Click on the ‘Apply Online’ link.
  3. Fill the application form with all necessary details.
  4. Submit the application form along with the formalities required.
  5. Pay the application fee of INR 550 (INR 350 for OBC & INR 250 for SC/ST/PH) by Credit/ Debit Card or through Net-Banking.

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JEE-Mains B.Tech + M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering 2019 Cutoff

Category General OBC SC ST EWS PWD
Round 1 7144-1138 3299-4841 898-2535 1082-1738 1431-1431 303-303
Round 2 7144-12947 3299-5749 898-2535 1082-1738 1521-1521 303-303
Round 3 7144-13121 3299-5772 898-2535 1082-1738 2200-2200 303-303
Round 4 7144-13121 3299-5772 898-2535 1082-1738 2200-2200 303-303
Round 5 7144-13121 3299-5772 898-2535 1082-1738 2200-2200 303-303
Round 6 7144-13121 3299-5772 898-2535 1082-1738 2200-2200 303-303
Round 7 8166-15350 3299-6151 898-2535 1082-1738 2200-2200 311-311

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Hyderabad University Results

Hyderabad University releases its results on its official website. Candidates can follow the steps below to check the results:

  1. Visit the official university website.
  2. Locate the ‘Result’ tab on the home screen and click on it. You will be directed to the Login page.
  3. Enter your Hall ticket number and DOB details.

Click on submit.

  1. Download your score card.

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Hyderabad University Placements

The college provides placement opportunities to its students. Significant number of students are being placed every year. The top recruiters being HSBC, Teradata, IBM, TCS etc. The highest package offered to students is INR 10 LPA.

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Hyderabad University Scholarships

Hyderabad university provides scholarships to its eligible, economically backward and deserving candidates. The eligibility for scholarships depends on family income, graduation marks, place of permanent residence and other parameters. Candidates are required to fill the scholarship application forms in the respective department offices. 

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Hyderabad University Facilities

The institute provides following facilities:

  • Library: Library has a print collection of around four lakhs which includes textbooks, journals, monographs etc. It also consists of more than 25000 e-resources along with e-books and provides all the advanced facilities to its students such as wifi.
  • Hostel: There are 21 hostels for students i.e 13 for boys and 8 for girls. All the basic facilities are provided in the hostel and the rooms are quite comfortable. The hostel is located in north and south campuses so that students are near to the departments of research.
  • Canteen: There are around 7 canteens in the campus which provide breakfast, lunch and dinner facility to the students.
  • Infrastructural Facilities: There are 4 multi purpose auditoriums having a capacity of 700 which is mainly used for cultural events. The campus also consists of a shopping complex.

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Hyderabad University Faculty

The university consists of highly qualified professors who are completely dedicated towards their profession and have immense knowledge in their respective field. Most of the associate professors are qualified from elite institutions such as IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, Pune university etc. Almost every faculty has a Ph.D degree. The faculty is very much dedicated and has a professional approach towards their work.

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Hyderabad University FAQs

Ques. How do I get into the University of Hyderabad for an M.A. in English?

Ans. You will be having an entrance examination in the month of May- June based on the merit in the entrance examination. You will be called for the interview after that based on the merit in the entrance examination and interview you will be called for the counselling.The seats will be given purely based on the written test and interview.

Ques. How should you prepare for an interview at University of Hyderabad?

Ans. Preparing General Knowledge questions on national and University background like when university was established and Rankings, very easiest questions and typing skills and personal interview.

Ques. I'm preparing for an entrance test now for an MA in English at University of Hyderabad. But, I have no idea about the syllabus. Where can I find it?

Ans. MA programme covers different areas of English Studies (Language and Literature) like Shakespeare and the Seventeenth Century; Eighteenth Century, indian Writing in English; Structure of English Language and other aspects of language study.

Ques. How good is the University of Hyderabad?

Ans. University of Hyderabad is a very nice campus, for study and sports purpose university is good, 24/7 Reading room available with internet access, hostel facility nice. Semester fee is also very less compared with other institutions except 2 or 3 departments.

Ques. What is the hostel fee for Indian students at Hyderabad Central University? Is there any financial assistance for backward classes?

Ans. The hostel fee for Indian students is INR 500 per year. For SC/ST/OBC students, there is an INR 750 per month financial assistance, which is paid by the Telangana govt. toward mess fee, which usually ranges around 1.6k–2.2k depending on various factors. There is no direct assistance as such for the room rent.