ENTRANCE TEST
1 There shall be an entrance test for admission to MSW, Master of Banking, Finance & Insurance, M.Sc. Library and Information Science, M.A. in Journalism & Mass Communications. M.Tech in Nano Science & Technology, Master in Tourism Administration, Five year Integrated Course in Applied Chemistry & M.A Clinical Psychology conducted by the University.
2 The entrance test for admission to  MBA & MCA courses shall be through All India Level Common Entrance Test conducted by Visveswaraiah Technological University, Belgaum. However there shall be a separate entrance test conducted by Kuvempu University to fill up \unfilled seats of VTU.
THE TENTATIVE DETAILS REGARDING ENTRANCE TEST CONDUCTED BY THE UNIVERSITY ARE AS FOLLOWS :
1. MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK (MSW)
The objective type entrance examination will consist of 20% questions from general knowledge, 20% questions from Indian Society and 60% from Science and Social Sciences. The maximum marks for the entrance test will be 100 and the duration of the test will be 90 minutes. For preparing merit list for admissions 50% of the Entrance Test score and 50% of the degree marks will be considered.
Entrance Test - Date : 05-08-2010 at 11.00 AM
Place : Dept. of  M.S.W
Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta.
2. M.SC. LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
SYLLABUS OF ENTRANCE TEST FOR LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Unit 1 Science and Technology :  The Universe, Outer Space, Astronomy, Galaxies, Milky way, Stars, Solar system, Space Research, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Food and Nutrition, Engineering and Technology, Medicine and Inventions.
Unit 2  World Panorama : UNO andOrganisations, independent Nations, Outline of History, Languages, Religions, Literature, Economy, Education, Tourism, Arts.
Unit 3  India and the States : Country, People, Population, Languages, Literature, Art, Landmarks in History, National Movement, Constitution, Banking and Insurance, Tourism, Education, Energy, Food, Economy, Irrigation, Industry and Trade, Defence, Rail, Road and Air, Cinema, Press, TV, Radio, States and Territories.
Unit 4 World of Sports :  Types of Sports ? Athletics to Volleyball, Various Categories of Competition, Asian Games, European Games, Olympics etc.
Unit 5 General Awareness  : Inventions, International Units, Writers, Awards, Well known, Books Superlatives, Abbreviations etc.
Unit 6  Current Affairs
Unit 7 Test of Reasoning :Problem Solving using inductive and deductive logic.
Unit 8 Mathematical Ability (Numeric al Testing) : Elementary Mathematics.
Unit 9 Knowledge of English : Spelling, Meaning, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Formation, Parts of speech, Figures of Speech, Usage of Words etc.
Unit 10  Elementary Knowledge of Library and Information Profession
Entrance Test Date : 06-08-2010 at  2.30 pm
Place : Dept. of Library & Information Science
Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta.
3. M.A. IN JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATIONS
ENTRANCE TEST
For admission to M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication there will be entrance test, covering the following areas
01. Knowledge of English
02. Test of Reasoning
03. General Knowledge
04. Current Affairs
05. Aptitude Test
The aptitude test is designed to assess the suitability of the candidate who propose to join M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication course.
Duration: 90 minutes
PATTERN OF QUESTION PAPER : The question paper for entrance test consists of 100 questions each carrying 1 mark with the following coverage
(a) Knowledge of English 10 marks
(b) Test of Reasoning 10 marks
(c) General Knowledge 10 marks
(d) Current Affairs 10 marks
(e) Aptitude Test 60 marks
Entrance Test Date: 07-08-2010 at 11.00 am
Place : Dept. of Journalism & Mass. Com. Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta.
4. MASTER OF BANKING, DINANCE & INSURANCE (MBFI)
Entrance Test: The Question Paper consists of 100 multiple choice answer questions. Each question carries 1 mark. The examination will be for 90 minutes. The five major heads of syllabus for the entrance test are (a) Language Comprehension, (b) Mathematical Skills, (c) Data Analysis and Sufficiency, (d) Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, and (e) India and Global Environment.
Entrance Test Date : 05-08-2010 at 2.30 PM
Place : Department of Commerce, Kuvempu University,
P.G. Centre, Tholahunse, Shivagangotri, Davangere - 577 002.
5. FIVE YEAR INTEGRATED COURSES :
To impart true professional training for highly specialized jobs in concerned areas, the University has decided to start Five Year
Integrated Courses. To begin with, the following Courses are being started from year 2003-04.
ADMISSION CRITERIA :
The students after PUC (10+2) will be eligible to join the Five Year Integrated Course. The students who desire to join the course in Physics or Chemistry should have studied the same subjects in PUC.
PATTERN OF QUESTION PAPER
The question paper for entrance test consists of 100 questions each carrying 1 mark with the following coverage
(a) Knowledge of English 10 marks
(b) Test of Reasoning 10 marks
(c) General Knowledge 10 marks
(d) Current Affairs 10 marks
(e) Aptitude Test 60 marks
The Date of Entrance test will be announced later.
For details contact:
The Principal
Sahyadri Science College, B H Road,
Shimoga - 577 202, Ph: 08182-240435
email:sahyadriscience@hotmail.com
6.M.TECH IN NANO SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY(Test & Interview)
Entrance Test Date : 07-08-2010 at 11.00 am
Place : Department of Nano Science & Technology, Kuvempu University, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga Dist.
7. MASTER OF TOURISEM ADMINISTRATION (MTA)
Entrance Test Date : 07-08-2010 at  2.30 PM
Place : Department of Tourism Administration, Kuvempu University, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga Dist.
8. M.Sc. CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
ENTRANCE TEST
For admission to M.A. in Clinical Psychology there will be an entrance test. The Entrance Test shall consist of two parts:
Part A : Objective type written test with questions meant to test the aptitude of the candidate as well as familiarity with he relevant
subject. This part shall consist of 100 test items (all objective type) and of 100 minutes duration and for a maximum of 100 marks.
Part B : Shall consists of personal interview for 50 marks.
The selection list of candidates shall be made on the basis of 50% of marks obtained by the candidate in the written test and 50%
of the marks obtained in the interview. The test shall be prepared and conducted by the Admission Committee constituted by the
University for the purpose.
Reservation : Reservation for various categories and for general merit seats shall be according to the relevant regulations of the University.
Entrance Test Date : 07-08-2010 at 2.30 PM
Place : Department of English Kuvempu University, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga Dist.
8. B.P.Ed. (Written & Physical Test)
Entrance Test Date : 06-08-2010 AT 9.00 AM
Place : Department of Physical Education, Kuvempu
University, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga Dist.
Note : For more details candidates may contact the Director, Department of Physical Education, Jnanasahyadri, Shankaraghatta.
For LL.M. Course :
The Chairpersons of concern dept.
Dept. of LLM
Kuvempu University, Jnanasahyadri
Shankaraghatta - 577 451
Ph: 08282 - 256301-256306
For  M.C.A. & MBA Courses (Shankaraghatta)
The Chairpersons of concern dept.
Dept. of Computer Science & M.B.A.
Kuvempu University, Jnanasahyadri
Shankaraghatta - 577 451
Ph: 08282 - 257310/257326/Dept. of MBA - 256202
(Selection will be made through PGCET VTU : Vacant seats if any will be admitted with prior approval by the Concerned authorities by conducting special entrance)

       

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