Gandhigram Rural University,Admission for 2009-10

Gandhigram Rural University,Admission for 2009-10

Gandhigram Rural University (Estd. Under Sec. 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 vide Notification No. F9-1/76-U.3.dated 3rd August 1976 of the GOI) Accredited with Five Star level by NAAC. Fully funded by GOI/ UGC Gandhigram ? 624 302, Dindigul (Tamil Nadu)

Admission 2009-10

Diploma Programmes Diploma - Agriculture, Khadi & Handloom Technology, Bakery & Confectionary? Post Diploma Commercial Horticulture.

PG Diploma Programmes PG Diploma Sanitary Inspectors, Seed Production Technology, Organic Farming ? Herbal Processing, Drug Design and Development?.

Under Graduate Programmes

B Sc Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Food Science and Nutrition.

BA Gandhian Social Work

BBA Rural Industries & Management.

B Com Cooperation

B Tech Civil Engineering

(Habitat Development) (4 years-AICTE approved)

UGC Innovative Programmes

MA Comparative Literature & Cultural Studies, Governance & Development PG Diploma Spatial Technology, Sustainable Development, Educational Technology & Action Research.

Integrated Programmes

MA Development Administration (5 year - eligibility +2)

B.Ed. Integrated (for internal candidates only - students studying UG / PG in GRU) [NCTE approved]

Post Graduate Programmes

MA Tamil & Indian Literature English & Communicative Studies, Hindi, Human Resource & Conflict Management, Sociology, Rural Development

MSc Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics, Food Science & Nutrition, Extension & Community Development, Micro Biology?, Dairy ScienceO, Medicinal Plants? Geo Informatics?, Information Technology? MBA Small Business Management, Cooperative Management, Rural Project Management, Rural Industries and Management (AICTE approved)

MCA (3 years-AICTE approved) M.Ed.O [NCTE approved]

M Phil Programmes

Tamil, Economics, Futurology, English & Communicative Studies, Micro Level Planning, Research & Development, Chemistry? Development Sociology, Development Administration, Mathematics? Energy ? Food Science & Nutrition

Distance Education Programmes:

Diploma Micro Credit Management, Panchayati Raj Administration (Tamil) Cooperation

PG Diploma Journalism & Mass Communication, Operations Research & Applications, Applied Population Research, Applied Statistics

MSc Mathematics M Phil English, Futures Studies, Mathematics, Sociology, Environment Management, Bio-diversity Conservation, Methods of Field Work and Training, Extension Education and Communication, Extension Teaching and Training, Energy Studies.

For details: Contact the Coordinator. Distance Education Centre. GRU Campus Gandhigram NIOS Courses (National Institute of Open Schooling) Secondary (10th), Senior Secondary (+2), Vocational Course in Early Childhood Care & Education. For details: Contact the Coordinator, NIOS courses, Dept. of Adult Continuing Education & Extension, GRU. O Self Supported Programmes

PhD Programmes: Full-Time / Part-Time (Application forms will be issued during August 2009/ January 2010) - for other details see website - Cost of Application & Registration Fee : Rs.1000 Application form with Prospectus can be had from the Deputy Registrar (Academic) either by post by sending a written request specifying the programme and enclosing a crossed Demand Draft purchased not earlier than the date of this advertisement, in favour of The Registrar, Gandhigram Rural University payable only in Canara Bank, Gandhigram (Code No.8500) or State Bank of India, Ambathurai (Code No. 3373) or in person by cash payment / an additional payment of Rs.50 made in case of DD drawn from other banks. Applications can also be downloaded from the GRU website: - in which case Demand Draft should be enclosed for the cost of application and registration fee along with filled in application form.

Cost of Application and Registration Fee: All Diploma/UG/PG/PG Diploma/M Phil Programmes: Rs.180 (Rs.225 by post) o SC/ST: FREE ( on producing attested copy of the community certificate for any one programme) o MO/Postal Orders/Cheques will not be accepted o Applicants awaiting publication of UG / PG results can also apply for PG / M Phil Programmes.

Applications will be issued from: 06.05.2009

Last date for submission of filled-in applications:

M Phil : 16.06.2009

All PG. PG Diploma : 30.05.2009

UG/Diploma/Post Diploma : 10 days from the date of issue of HSc Mark statement in Tamil Nadu .

Registrar Gandhigram Rural University Gandhigram, Dindigul - 624 302 (TN) Phone: 0451 - 2452371 - 75 Fax: 0451 - 2454466 Website:

Gandhigram Rural University,Admission for 2009-10