The Azim Premji University , Bengaluru are going to conduct admissions to its two year full time Masters Programmes (M.A. Education,M.A. Development and M.A. Public Policy and Governance) and three year residential Undergraduate Programme (B.Sc. Or B.A. with specializations in Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities) for session 2015.Azim Premji University was established in 2010 by the Azim Premji Foundation.
About the Masters Programmes:
Candidates who are applying to the M.A.Education programme can specialize in areas such as:
- Curriculum & Pedagogy
- School Leadership & Management
- Early Childhood Education
Candidates who are applying to the M.A. Development students’ can specialize such as:
- Public Policy
- Health & Nutrition
- Law & Governance or Sustainability.
Candidates may also pursue a balanced general programme without any specialization from the Azim Premji University.
The Undergraduate Programme offers:
The University is offering admission to all the interested and eligible candidates who are wishing admission for the courses.
Candidates can take admission in B.Sc. degree with Majors in Physics or Biology and B.A. Degree with Majors in the following:
Economics or Politics or Combined Humanities (History, Philosophy, Language& Literature)
Candidates have the opportunity to do Minors, from a wide range (e.g. Data Sciences, Development studies, Mathematics). They can also take a chance to pursue an Honours degree by taking up additional research work and projects.
Admission process and important dates:
Applicants can go through the official website to apply online; website: www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/admissions on the University website.
Eligible candidates will be short listed on the basis of a written test and personal interview.
The final date for applications for the Postgraduate programmes is Feb 6, 2015 with the test scheduled in 30 centres across India on Feb 15, 2015.
The Undergraduate programme early admission applications close on Jan 12, 2015 with offers being announced in Feb 2015.
Applications for regular admissions close on May 25, 2015 with the test and interviews scheduled in June 2015.
The University is committed to financially assistance to all deserving candidates through extensive full and part scholarships and also facilitates concessional education loans. Mr. S. Giridhar, Registrar and Chief Operating Officer, Azim Premji University said, "Our endeavour is to develop professionals with high levels of competence, integrity and social commitment.
This session Azim Premji University are adding the M.A. in Public Policy & Governance and the Undergraduate programme. The curriculum, high faculty student ratio and significant student support are designed to build deep disciplinary knowledge while allowing space to identify and pursue student interests."
Career Opportunities & Placement facility:
The University provides good placement having attractive placement record. The Placement Cell actively engages with organizations and supports students through the process.
Azim Premji University, Pixel Park, B Block, PES Institute of Technology Campus, Electronics City,Hosur Road (Beside NICE Road), Bengaluru, 560100
TOLL FREE NUMBER: 1800 843 2001
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
For more information regarding admission procedure and any other assistance candidates are advised to contact on the above numbers and kindly go through the official website of the university.