Admission to MSc in Data Science 2017 (Belur Campus)

Admission for MSc Data Science in Belur Campus is open for both male and female candidates.

Eligibility to Apply

Important Dates

Owing to popular request from student community the last date for receipt of applications, and examination dates have been extended.
5 May 2017, Friday: Last date for receiving applications.

7 May 2017, Sunday: Written admission test from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm (2 hrs).

8 May 2017, Monday: Announcement of results of the admission test @ 1:00 pm.

9 May 2017, Tuesday: Viva-voce/interview for shortlisted candidates @ 11:00 am.

1 June 2017, Thursday: Commencement of classes from 10:00 am.

How to Apply

Application forms and Admit Card can either be downloaded from the links given at the bottom on this page or collected from the University’s central office at Belur (just outside the Belur Math main gate). Please read the instructions printed in the application form carefully. All the relevant information of the application must be duly filled and submitted along with a fee of Rs.300/-. It can be either a demand draft for Rs 300/- made in favour of ‘Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University’ payable at Belur Math, Howrah, (preferably UBI or SBI) or by cash.

Completed application forms can be submitted in any of the following ways as given below.

  1. Send the completed application form with the demand draft to the following address on/before the above-mentioned last date.
    Registrar
    Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University
    PO Belur Math
    Howrah, West Bengal 711202

  2. Submit the completed form in person with the demand draft or cash to the University’s central office at Belur on/before the above-mentioned last date.

  3. Send the completed application preferably in pdf format by email to: datasc@rkmvu.ac.in

Bring a printout of the completed application form and printout of the email sent to us along with the demand draft or cash to the University’s central office at Belur on the day of the entrance test at least half hour before the commencement of the admission test.

Applicants have to duly fill the admit card details and bring it on the day of admission test. Please do not submit the admit card along with your application

Structure of the Admission Test

Topics for Admission Test will be made available shortly.

All the questions are of multiple choice type and the total number of points is 50. A sample question paper for Mathematics (compulsory paper) is provided here.

Announcement of Results

Shortlisted candidates on the basis of the performance in the written test on 7 May, Sunday will be announced the next day 8 May, Monday at 1:00 pm. These shortlisted candidates should appear for a viva-voce test on 9 May(Tuesday) at 11:00 am.

Candidates finally selected may take admission immediately after the announcment of their final selection. The last date by which they should get admitted is 15 May, Monday 2017. Classes will begin on 1 June 2017, Thursday at 10:00 am.

Course Fee

Admission process shall begin immediately after the interview. Those candidates permitted and willing to take admission may get admitted immediately by paying a total amount of Rs 17,050/ having the following breakup.

Selected candidates have to take admission by paying the requisite fees . Those who fail to take admission before the stipulated date without explicit permission from the authority will run the risk of forfeiting their admission.

Hostel Facility

Limited number of seats for male candidates are available in the hostel attached to the Institution campus. Students requiring admission to hostels have to apply separately. The fee structure is as given below:

Those selected for the hostel will be informed separately.

Download Application Form and Admit Card