Gauhati University has opened the application window for the two-year MEd programme from December 5 (Saturday). Interested candidates who meet the required eligibility criteria can visit the official website of the varsity at gauhati.ac.in and apply online. The varsity will accept applications for the MEd course till December 15, and the selection of candidates will be based on an entrance exam. The authority is scheduled to conduct the screening test on December 20.
According to the official notification released by the Gauhati University, candidates must hold a BEd or BT degree awarded to them by Gauhati University or any other university which has been recognized by GU. Candidates must qualify with at least 55 per cent marks in aggregate as per the latest NCTE norms. There is a relaxation of 5 per cent marks in place for reserved category students, added the notice.
“Serving candidates must submit a Study leave Certificate/ No Objection Certificate from their concerned employers along with the application,” read the notification.
It further said that if a candidate is seeking admission under the Differently Abled, Son/ Daughter of permanent GU employees in service, Son/ Daughter of GU ex-employees, Son/ Daughter of Ex-Defence Personnel, Fringe Village, Extra-curricular and Co-curricular Activities, they need to submit the forms offline.
What they will need to do is to apply in the online form first and then take its print out. Following this, the need to submit the particular quota form along with the application form (with all relevant testimonials duly self-attested) at the Office of the undersigned on or before December 15. The address to send the documents is at Gauhati University, Gopinath Bardoloi Nagar, Guwahati- 14, Assam.
The fees to apply online is Rs 600. This can be paid using debit cards (Visa/ MasterCard/ Maestro), credit cards, as well as internet banking. Payment has to be in the online mode.