University of Pune
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other name: University of Poona
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's or specialized degree (3-6.5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Class I or very high class II range, or 6.5 out of 10 on BTech Scale below.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree (except for B. Pharmacy — M. Pharmacy is required); or master's degree following completion of 3 year bachelor's degree; or completion of a bachelor degree followed by certain postgraduate diplomas which are either AIU (Association of Indian Universities) or AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) approved; postgrad diplomas are all evaluated individually.
Documents required: Official mark sheets/transcripts/records; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in l948; an affiliating and teaching institution with over 100 affiliated colleges and over 20 recognized institutions. Considered to be a good school. Usual admission requirement is the higher secondary school certificate (12 years of education).
|60%||Class I||60%||Class I|
|50%||Class II||50%||Class II|
|Grades are awarded||66%||Distinction|
Some Indian institutions award class on last year; some on honours courses; some do not count failed/repeated courses. We calculate average on all marks/grades. Examinations held annually or by semesters.
Languages of instruction: English, Hindi, Marathi.
Master's: 1-3.5 years after specified degree.
Ph.D.: 2 years after master's degree.
Last updated: Aug 29, 2007