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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Fee Structure and List of Courses Summary

Course Duration Fees
Master of Technology [M.Tech] 2 year(s) 31,500
Ph.D 3 year(s) 30,168
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 1 year(s) 3 month(s) 18,000
Post Graduate Diploma 1 year(s) 18,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com] 2 year(s) 27,500
Master of Science [M.Sc] 2 year(s) 31,500
Master of Science [M.Sc] + Ph.D 5 year(s) 2,38,000
Master of Arts [MA] 2 year(s) 23,600
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc] 2 year(s) 23,500
Master of Performing Arts [MPA] 2 year(s) 27,500
Master of Social Work [MSW] 2 year(s) 27,500
Master of Computer Application [MCA] 3 year(s) 44,470
Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed] 2 year(s) 23,500
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Pondicherry University Fee Structure Details:

The Pondicherry University offers more than 15 full-time UG, PG, and doctorate programs along with two integrated programs in Arts and Science. Apart from the full-time programs, the university also offers five UG and PG programs in Management, Commerce, Arts, and Business Administration under distance education.

  • The fee structure for the MA program at Pondicherry University is INR 20,781 for the 1st year and INR 11,400 for the 2nd year.
  • The fee structure for the MBA program at Pondicherry University is INR 74,718 for the 1st year and INR 70,600 for the 2nd year.

Pondicherry University Courses Details:

The Pondicherry University offers two integrated programs in Science and Arts and PG programs in Computer Application, Arts, Education, Law, Engineering, and more. At the Ph.D. level, the University offers more than 20 specializations. Apart from these full-time courses, the University also offers BBA, BCom, MCom, MA, and MBA under the School of Distance Education.

 Top Courses Offered by Pondicherry University:

  • Master of Arts [MA]
  • Master of Science [M.Sc]
  • Master of Business Administration [MBA]
  • Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]

The specializations of the courses offered are as follows:

Courses Specializations
M.Sc Computer Science, Mathematics, Chemistry, Microbiology
MBA International Business, Banking Technology, Tourism, Insurance

Pondicherry University MBA Courses and Fee Details:

Master of Business Administration or MBA is one of the most popular post-graduate programs in India and abroad. The two-year program is a gateway to a plethora of job opportunities in the corporate world. What makes MBA such a popular course is that students from any background - including Science, Commerce, and Humanities - can pursue it.

Course Name Course Duration Fees
MBA  2 Years INR 3,46,000

Pondicherry University MCA Courses and Fee Details:

Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is a three-year-long professional post-graduate program for candidates wanting to delve deeper into the world of computer application development with the help of learning a modern programming language. The program is a blend of both theoretical and practical knowledge. An MCA degree endows students’ an opportunity to work with tools meant to develop better and faster applications.

Course Name Course Duration Fees
MCA 2 Years INR 1,45,000

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Fees and Courses FAQs

1.

What all courses are offered by the University?

Pondicherry University offers courses in many departments and below are the UG, PG, and diploma courses offered by Pondicherry University.

2.

What specialisations are offered under the MBA programme at Pondicherry University?

Specialisations offered under the MBA programme at Pondicherry University are: Business Finance, Insurance Management, Consultancy Management, Banking Technology, Tourism and International Business.

3.

What is the fees structure at Pondicherry University?

Pondicherry university fee structure includes total fee of INR. 11,425 for all PG courses, MBA Course fee is INR. 24,925, for M.Tech the total fee Per annum is INR. 5,200.

4.

Which modes of fee payments are accepted by Pondicherry University?

Pondicherry University accepts  both online and offline modes of payments. Students may also pay the fee by means of "Demand Draft" and can also pay by cash.

5.

What is the eligibility criteria to get into Pondicherry University? 

The eligibility criteria to get into Pondicherry University depends upon the course candidates take. For each course, there will be a separate cut-off. Candidates need to take up the entrance exam conducted by the university. 

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Master of Technology [M.Tech]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 31,500

Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 61,003

Pondicherry University, Puducherry Management Fee Structure


Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 56,857

Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Course Duration:

1 year(s) 3 month(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 18,000

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Ajit
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management [PGDBM], batch of 2007
10/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

I paid 40000 INR per year, scholarship is given to deserving candidates for higher education.30% of students get scholarship, loans are available with all major banks since this is a central university.



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Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

1 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 18,000

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Master of Commerce [M.Com]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 27,500

Master of Science [M.Sc]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 31,500

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Master of Science [M.Sc] Reviews

Sai
Sai
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2023
7/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

The course fee is the lowest compared to other universities. Also, there is scholarship for students who get admitted via entrance exam. There are also many scholarships for SC/ST students. There is merit scholarship for excelling students in each course.



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Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

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Ph.D

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Science Fee Structure


Master of Science [M.Sc]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 31,500

Master of Science [M.Sc] Reviews

Sai
Sai
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics), batch of 2023
7/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

The course fee is the lowest compared to other universities. Also, there is scholarship for students who get admitted via entrance exam. There are also many scholarships for SC/ST students. There is merit scholarship for excelling students in each course.



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Master of Science [M.Sc] + Ph.D

Course Duration:

5 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 2.38 Lakh

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Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 64,324

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Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 27,000

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Humanities and Arts Fee Structure


Certificate Course

Course Duration:

1 year(s), Full Time
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Master of Arts [MA]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 23,600

Master of Arts [MA] Reviews

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Master of Arts [M.A.] (Mass Communication), batch of 2020
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

1. Course fee for Mass Communication is INR 16k per annum and hostel mess fee is 9k per same.

2. The scholarship is provided as per the ranking in Entrance exam for the first Semester but in further semesters the top 3 scorers in Academic Semester exam are chosen. The scholarship is provided by the University Admin and it is 1500, 1200 and 900 per month to the respective rank students.

3. Scholarship provided by University per department is 3 but those who belong to Special classes can apply through university welfare office to their respective state government Scholarship.

4. I don't think the loan is needed for pursuing this course in Pondicherry University.



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Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 23,500

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Master of Performing Arts [MPA]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 27,500

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Master of Social Work [MSW]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 27,500

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Ph.D

Course Duration:

5 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,170

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Ph.D. (Women Studies)
Rs. 30,170 View detailed fee
Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

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Ph.D

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

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Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 18,000

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Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

1 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 18,000

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Mass Media and Communications Fee Structure


Master of Arts [MA]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 23,600

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Master of Arts [MA] Reviews

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Master of Arts [M.A.] (Mass Communication), batch of 2020
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

1. Course fee for Mass Communication is INR 16k per annum and hostel mess fee is 9k per same.

2. The scholarship is provided as per the ranking in Entrance exam for the first Semester but in further semesters the top 3 scorers in Academic Semester exam are chosen. The scholarship is provided by the University Admin and it is 1500, 1200 and 900 per month to the respective rank students.

3. Scholarship provided by University per department is 3 but those who belong to Special classes can apply through university welfare office to their respective state government Scholarship.

4. I don't think the loan is needed for pursuing this course in Pondicherry University.



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Ph.D

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 60,170

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Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

1 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 18,000

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Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Relations and Labour Laws
Rs. 18,000 View detailed fee

Pondicherry University, Puducherry Computer Applications Fee Structure


Master of Computer Application [MCA]

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 44,470

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry Education Fee Structure


Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]

Course Duration:

2 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 23,500

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Ph.D

Course Duration:

3 year(s), Full Time

Total Tuition Fees:

Rs. 30,168

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Post Graduate Diploma

Course Duration:

1 year(s), Full Time
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College Information

History of Pondicherry University

Pondicherry University, established under an Act of Parliament in the year 1985, has grown from strength to strength in all possible ways all these years and has become a place on the educational hub of the country. 15 Schools, 37 Departments and 10 Centres offering 175 PG & Research programmes are within its fold and housed in the 800-acre sprawling Wi-Fi-enabled vibrant campus, which is just 12 kms. away from the Puducherry town.

It has all the state-of-the-art facilities in all the Schools and Departments paving the way for the students to have a student-friendly, result-oriented academic environment with green ambience.

The University has over 400 faculty and 6100 students from across the country on its rolls. There are over 45,000 students in its 87 affiliated colleges.

Academic Collaborations

The twinning program concept is yet another innovation of the Pondicherry University’s Directorate of Distance Education. It envisages a tie-up between the Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry University and another College/Institution of repute. In this mode, the University enters MOU with prestigious institutes endowed with human and physical resources and good learning ambiance.

  • These partner Institutions/Colleges are referred as TWINNING CENTERS of the Pondicherry University, DDE.  
  • The twinning centers organize all the important tasks on behalf of the University, viz; admission, the conduct of classes during weekends, semester examinations and liaisoning with the University in a more structured fashion under the strict supervision and guidance of the Pondicherry University.
  • The marked difference between the conventional Distance Education Programs and the Twinning Program is that classes in the former mode are conducted for Eight days in a semester (Personal Contact Program) while classes are conducted more frequently during the evening hours and week-ends throughout the semester in the latter mode at the twinning centers. 

Programmes offered under the twinning program:

  • Master of Business Administration in Marketing- MBA (Marketing)
  • Master of Business Administration in Finance - MBA (Finance)
  • Master of Business Administration in International Business - MBA (International Business)
  • Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management - MBA (HRM)
  • Master of Business Administration General - MBA (General)

 Application Eligibility criteria

  • Candidate must have passed/appeared for the Qualifying Degree Examination and secured the prescribed Minimum Marks in the Subject(s)/course(s)concerned as mentioned in the Brochure. and
  • Candidate must have qualified at the common Entrance Test conducted by the University in the Academic year for which admission is sought. For administrative reasons, the University may conduct the entrance test before the publication of the results of the qualifying degree examination concerned. But qualifying at the Entrance Test alone does not confer a right of admission into a course. In addition to being qualified at the common Entrance Test, a candidate will be eligible for admission only if he/she passes the qualifying degree examination before the commencement of counseling for admission and secures the prescribed minimum marks in the subject(s)/course(s) concerned. He/She must submit the necessary documents at the time of counseling.

How to apply

  • The applicants seeking admission can follow these simple steps :
  • The applicants seeking admission can apply by filling the online application form available on the website
  • The applicants seeking admission can register themselves to the Under Graduation courses by submitting the registration fee The applicants seeking admission can pay the registration fees through Credit Card or Debit Card or Net Banking.
  • The applicants seeking admission are advised to take the printout of filled-in online application form.
  • The applicants seeking admission must upload the following documents along with the filled in application form

 Key facts about the university

  • Teaching and research are its primary functions as in other Central Universities.
  • It has affiliated colleges located in Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahé, Yanam and the Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
  • The Pondicherry University Act, 1985, under the central government.... Pondicherry University reached the pinnacle of its growth during the XI plan when Prof J A K Tareen was the Vice Chancellor.
  • It became India's fastest growing central university with 300% all round growth in Students, Faculty, Infrastructure, Teaching programmes, Research projects, and students seeking admissions.
  • The Faculty are from 22 states and students from 30 states and union territories. Some of the Socially relevant achievements of XI plan are rent free hostels to girls, Free education and free hostels to all physically challenged, free transport to students,100% disabled friendly buildings and special library for visually challenged. In 2012 Prof Tareen received from president of India, the best Institution award for PU.

 Department of the University

  • Department of Banking Technology
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of commerce karaikal campus
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of International Business
  • Department of Management Studies
  • Department of Tourism Studies
  • Management Studies - Karaikal Campus
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Centre for Pollution Control and Environmental Engineering
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Computer Science- Karaikal Campus
  • Department of Electronics Engineering
  • Department of Applied Psychology
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Earth Sciences
  • Department of Physics
  • Centre for Bioinformatics
  • Department of Coastal Disaster Management
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Ocean Studies and Marine Biology
  • Department of Food Science and Technology
  • Department of French
  • Centre for Foreign Language
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of Sanskrit
  • Escande Chair in Asian Christian Studies
  • Department of Performing Arts
  • MISARC - Centre for South Asian Studies
  • Department of Sociology
  • Centre for Study of Social Exclusion & Inclusive Policy
  • Centre for Womens Studies
  • Centre for Nano Sciences & Technology
  • Department of History
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Politics and International Studies
  • Department of Social Work
  • Department of Library & Information Science
  • Centre for Green Energy Technology

Contact

  • Address: The Registrar, Pondicherry University, Bharat Ratna Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Administrative Building, R.V.Nagar, Kalapet, Puducherry – 605014.
  • Telephone Number: 0413 - 2655179
  • Fax Number: 0413 – 2655734
  • E-mail: [email protected]
  • Web site: www.pondiuni.edu.in
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Anonymous
Integrated MSc Physics, batch of 2023
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

Pondicherry University, Puducherry Fee Structure. The fee for my course is Rs 6,000 per year.

There are many scholarship options available depending on academic excellence. Academic scholarships apply to the top 3 students in every batch (without considering reservation) and top 5-10 (depending on annual income).

If needed, loans are easily availed as the university comes under the Central Universities.



Anonymous
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Tourism and Travel Management), batch of 2020
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

Pondicherry University, Puducherry fee structure. My course fee is Rs.37000/- per year. The college offers scholarship opportunities to the students both on means and merit cum means basis. The top 10 highest scorers of each department are eligible for the scholarship provided their annual parental income is less than 2,50,000 per annum.



Md
Md
Integrated m.sc in economics, batch of 2017
8/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP

The course fee is INR 9,000 per annum. The scholarship is available for the SC students. Around 50% of the students avail it.



Gouripada
Gouripada
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2017
6/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
  • The course fee for my course at Pondicherry University, Puducherry is Rs 18,000 in the first year and Rs 2,000 in the second year.
  • CSIR UGC and INSPIRE Fellowship are the scholarships which are widely availed along with the university scholarships on merit basis.
  • The top 30 percent of the students in the class get the scholarship.
  • Loans are not needed as the fees are quite low. 


Sumit
Sumit
M.A. (Philosophy), batch of 2015
7/10
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
  • My course fee at Pondicherry University is Rs. 1,000 per semester.
  • There is only one scholarship option for the student.
  • An average number of students who are getting a scholarship is 2.
  • I don't have any idea about the loan.


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