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Admission Modalities

Admission Modalities

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campusbased BBA, BCA, B.Com, BA, MA, MBA and M Phil Programs offered by the ICFAI University at Nagaland. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility for UG Programs

BBA and BCA: The candidate must have Passed Class XII with an aggregate of 40% and above (any discipline). For BCA course, preference will be given to candidates with sound knowledge of Mathematics.

B.A. (Hons.) and B.Com (Hons.):
The candidate must have Passed Class XII with an aggregate of 40% and above in the subject opting for Honours or pass in Class XII with an aggregate of 45% and above (any discipline), if the student has not opted for the subject of Honours at Class XII level.

B.A. (Pass) and B.Com (Pass): The candidate must have Passed Class XII in any discipline

General Note:
For the purpose of determining eligibility based on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the respective Board of school education will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 12 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2017.

Final year students who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2017 will be admitted provisionally. However, the admission of such candidates will be confirmed subject to passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates not meeting the criteria by September 01, 2017 will be cancelled and the permissible fees will be refund.

Eligibility for PG Programs
MBA: Graduation in any discipline with 45% and above aggregate marks.

MA (English): The Candidate must have passed BA (Honours in English) with minimum 45% of marks or must have read English as one of the subjects at Undergraduate level and must have secured an aggregate of not less than 45% of marks and above at the Undergraduate level.

MA (Pol. Science): The Candidate must have passed BA (Honours in Political Science) with minimum 45% of marks or must have read Political Science as one of the elective subjects at Undergraduate level and must have secured an aggregate of 45% of marks and above at the Undergraduate level.

Eligibility for M.Phil.
The Candidates must possess a Master's degree in the respective discipline from any institution recognised by the University Grants Commission. All candidates must have a minimum scoring of 55% in the Master's degree or equivalent on a grading scale. The selection of the candidates shall be on the basis of the entrance test and interview. Applicants must submit, along with the application, a brief description (about 500 words) of their proposed topic of research. Preference will be given to candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/ JRF, and the candidates with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfilling the entrance test eligibility criteria as determined by the respective Department. All regulations for the M.Phil course are laid as per the UGC Regulations Act, 2016.

General rule: For the purpose of determining eligibility based on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the respective University in award of the degree will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 15 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2017. Applicants who have completed their graduation on a one-time sitting basis or a 2-year basis are not eligible for admission to the Postgraduate Programs

Students in their final year bachelor's degree course are also eligible to apply, provided they complete their graduation requirements including practical examinations/ viva assignments before August 01, 2017. Such applicants will have to produce a certificate to that effect at the time of admission. The admission of such applicants will, however, remain provisional until they produce mark sheet/ transcript and a degree certificate establishing their eligibility. The last date for submitting the proof of graduation transcripts is September 01, 2017, failing which the provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled, and the permissible fees will be refunded.

The process of admission and selection of eligible candidates
The selection of applicants into the program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in Games & sports, Literary & cultural activities, and other extra co-curricular activities. Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of admission. The admission decision will be communicated after the admission process.

Special Reservation
There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Nagaland (Domicile) in any course of ICFAI University, Nagaland, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) percent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above. The fee for the Domicile students is less than that of the non-domicile students (please refer the fee chart).

Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.