Postgraduate

First year admissions for the academic year 2020-21

How to become a Somaiya student

We are delighted that you are considering a postgraduate programme at K J Somaiya College of Science and Commerce. Please read all instructions and requirements carefully to ensure a complete and correct application. Feel free to contact us on enquiry.kjssc@somaiya.edu in case of any queries.

 

By Research Programmes

The B.Sc. degree examination of this University or degree of any other University recognized as equivalent thereto with Minimum 46 credits or its equivalent (i.e. the minimum credits required for majoring in a subject, and excluding the credits for optional courses) of the subject which he wants to offer for the M.Sc. degree course by papers.
Circular No.UG/09 of 2012, Dated 21st February, 2012

Phase Dates
Online Form Filling  
Merit List  
admission fee payment  

Note:

  • In case of vacancy, if any, further phases of admissions may be conducted. Details regarding the same will be notified on the website.
Step1

Step 1

Online filling of University enrollment form available on University of Mumbai website   http://mum.digitaluniversity.ac  (College code 95 under Autonomous Colleges)

Step2

Step 2

Online filling of pre-admission form of college available on college website :   www.admissions.somaiya.edu  and payment of Rs 100/- towards registration of pre-admission form through payment gateway mentioned in the form.

Step3

Step 3

Declaration of Merit list

Step4

Step 4

Online admission and fees payment

  • Parents and students are requested to go through the prospectus and admission notices put on the college notice boards and college’s website kjssc.somaiya.edu before seeking admission in the college.
  • The College is conferred with Gujarati Linguistic Minority Status by the Govt. of Maharashtra, under which 50% of the seats at the entry level are reserved for the aforesaid linguistic minority. The remaining seats are allotted as per merit and according to other norms laid down by the university and the government from time to time.
  • The College or the Management does not accept any donation or capitation fees for any admission. The admission to students is given as per the standard and transparent procedures. Any person approaching the students or parents for donation/capitation fees should be reported to the Principal immediately.
  • The Principal reserves the right to amend or modify the rules regarding admission, as and when such amendments and guidelines are received from the Board, the University, the Government or the Management. The Principal also reserves the right to refuse admission, if in his opinion; such an admission is likely to adversely affect the overall discipline of the college.
  • Admission preference will be given to students who have passed the eligibility qualification in the preceding academic year.
  • All admissions are on first come first serve basis.

Open Category Students from Maharashtra State Board :

  • Print-out of duly filled online pre enrolment form submitted on University of Mumbai Website:- www.mum.digitaluniversity.ac (College Name : K J Somaiya College of Science and Commerce, Vidyavihar. College Code: 95 Under Autonomous Colleges). Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Print-out of pre-admission form submitted on college website. Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Original mark sheets for Sem I to VI
  • Degree College Transfer Certificate (TC)
  • Two passport size latest colored photographs of the learner
 

Open Category Students from colleges other than Mumbai University:

  • Print-out of duly filled online pre enrolment form submitted on University of Mumbai Website: www.mum.digitaluniversity.ac (College Name:- K J Somaiya College of Science and Commerce, Vidyavihar. College Code:95 Under Autonomous Colleges ).Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Print-out of pre-admission form submitted on college website. Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Original mark sheets for Sem I to VI
  • Degree College Original Transfer Certificate (TC)
  • Std 12th Marksheet
  • Std 10th Marksheet
  • Two passport size latest colored photographs of the learner
  • Original Verification certificate for Degree Marksheets (Sem I to VI) to be submitted after the admission
  • Original Migration Certificate
 

Reserved Category Students (Only for Maharashtra State):

  • Print-out of duly filled online pre enrolment form submitted on University of Mumbai Website: www.mum.digitaluniversity.ac (College Name:- K J Somaiya College of Science and Commerce, Vidyavihar. College Code:95 Under Autonomous Colleges ).Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Print-out of pre-admission form submitted on college website. Need to submit in the college office once the college reopens. (Two prints)
  • Original mark sheets for Sem I to VI
  • Degree College Original Transfer Certificate (TC)
  • Std 12th Marksheet
  • Std 10th Marksheet
  • 12th Leaving Certificate Xerox required only for scholarship web site uploading
  • Two passport size latest colored photographs of the learner
  • Original copy of the Caste Certificate issued by Govt. of Maharashtra
  • Form No. 16 only for SC and ST
  • Non creamy layer certificate (for learners belonging to VJNT/OBC/SBC)
  • First and Last page of Ration Card
  • For ST students caste validity certificate
  • Students belonging to SC and ST categories with their parent’s annual income upto Rs.2,50,000/-are required to produce income certificate issued by Tahsildar or form no.16 for the accounting year 2019-2020 and assessment year 2020-2021 (01-04-2020 to 31-3-2021)
  • Students belonging to OBC/SBC/VJNT categories with their parents annual income upto Rs.1,00,000/- are required to produce income certificate by tahsildar and with their parents Annual income above Rs.1,00,000/- upto Rs.8,00,000/- are required to produce income certificate from Tahasildar along with non creamy layer certificate, (01-04-2020 to 31-3-2021).
  • It is mandatory for all reserved category freeship or scholarship student to open Bank account in Nearby Nationalized Bank immediately after taking the admission
  • Student belonging to OBC/SBC/VJNT are not eligible for fee concession in the subjects of M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc. (IT) ,Nutraceutical and Polymer Science
  • Students belonging to OBC/SBC/VJNT are required to produce non-creamy layer
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • Aadhar Link Bank and Bank Pass book first page Xerox bank account linked to Adhar Card
 

Note:

  • After the admission Students are required to check the following website regularly for applying online for Scholarship/Freeship on the below mentioned link:
    https://mahadbtmahait.gov.in
  • Income Limit: SC/ST-Scholarship-2.5 Lac and Freeship – 2.5 Lac to abo
  • Income limit: OBC/SBC/VJNT-Scholarship – 1 Lac and Freeship – 1 Lac to 8 Lac
 

Other quota:

  • Ex Serviceman Quota:
    In addition to all above mentioned under Open/Reserved category, Ex -Serviceman Certificate
  • Widow /Divorcee Quota:
    In addition to all above mentioned under Open/Reserved category Widow Certificate
  • Sports /Cultural Quota:
    In addition to all above mentioned under Open category State and National level Sports Certificate Xerox
  • Transferred Government employees:
    In addition to all above mentioned under Open category State and National level Sports Certificate Xerox

There is no reservation policy for reserved category students as per the university circular “No. Spl. Cell/2018-19/03/2018”

Gujarati Minority 50%

Women As per circular No.AFF/recog/322 of 2000 Dated : 07-09-2000
Physically Handicapped 3% as per University circular No. Special Cell 2/2008 Dated : 25-01-2008
3% seats for categories as per circular No.211 dated 06-05-1998
Transferred Central/State Officer’s ward
Ex-serviceman/Defence Ministry
National level merit holders in the field of Sports and Cultural Programme
Widow/Divorcee
Freedom Fighter’s son/grandson/daughter
  • From the remaining 50% Quota (Caste wise Open, OBC, SC, ST, SBC, SEBC AND VJNT)
  • Two supernumerary seats for students from Jammu & Kashmir as per University Circular No.AFF/ICC/2012-13/22 dated 8th January, 2013.
  • Other reservations will be as per the government policy.
    All international students (FR , FS, PIO, OCI, NRI interested to seek admission at University of Mumbai must approach to the link mu.admissiondesk.org available on website of the University of Mumbai www.mu.ac.in.

 

PG-SCIENCE(Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Geology and Microbiology)
Programmes Inhouse/Open Scholarship Freeship International students SAARC Countries(3 times) International students Non SAARC Countries(5 times)
M.Sc. II Aided 18781 13075 14875 56343 93905
M.Sc. II Unaided 41781 22075 23875 125343 125343

Mode of refund of fees For Post-graduate Degree Programmes (Reference No.-UG /253 of 1996) 0.3574.

The registration fee once paid for the post-graduate programme will not be refunded for any reason.

The tuition fee paid by a candidate for the programme in which he / she is registered as a post-graduate learner will be refunded to him / her if he / she leaves the said programme without attending any lectures, seminars or practical, subject to a deduction of 20% of the tuition fee there for the administrative charges. An application by the candidate for such refund will only be entertained if it is received by the Principal within fifteen days from the date of commencement of the lectures of the semester in which the fee is paid and certified by the head of the concerned department.

The tuition fee paid by a candidate for the programme in which he / she is registered as a post-graduate learner will be refunded to him / her if he / she leaves the said programme and joined the another programme of this University for which he applied at the same time and then selection form the new programme of this University is made later, subject to a deduction of 20% of the tuition fee there from for the administrative charges. An application by the candidate is entertained if it is received by the Principal within fifteen days from the date of his paying tuition fee for the new programme.