South Asian University Admission 2020
Vishwas Garia, 6 days ago, #SAU Delhi

South Asian University Admission 2020 - The application process of South Asian University 2020 admission will start in the third week of February 2020 for admission in Master’s and PhD level programmes offered by the university. Candidates who are willing to fill the application form of South Asian University admission 2020 can fill and submit until the second week of April 2020. The international university was established by the governments of the SAARC nations which includes India, Pakistan, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Maldives, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.

The university will conduct the SAU admission test 2020 in the fourth week of April 2020. The entrance test for South Asian University 2020 admission will be conducted for the different master’s and PhD programme such as Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Biotechnology, Economics, International Relations and Sociology offered by the university. For admission in South Asian University 2020, qualified candidates will be called for the interview round. They need to obtain a minimum of 50% Marks in both entrance test and interview to be eligible for South Asian University admission 2020. The South Asian University Entrance test will be held in three sessions for a duration of two hours. Read more to know the complete admission process of South Asian University 2020 such as the important dates, eligibility and exam pattern for the entrance test.

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South Asian University Admission 2020 - An Overview

Entrance Exam Name

South Asian University Entrance Test

Exam Level

University

Conducting body

South Asian University

Application mode

Online

Total Seats

180

Duration of entrance test

Two hours

Number of sessions

Three

Programmes offered

Masters and PhD

Admit card release date

First week of April 2020

Number of exam centres

42 (28 inside India, 14 outside India)

Entrance exam date

Fourth week of April 2020

South Asian University Admission 2020 - Important Dates

Events

Dates

Applications release date

Third week of February 2020

Last date of registration

Second week of April 2020

Last date to submit applications for Non-SAARC nation candidates

Second week of April 2020

Admit card

First week of April 2020

South Asian University Entrance Exam 2020

Fourth week of April 2020

South Asian University Result Declaration

Third week of May 2020

Last date for uploading academic documents

Fourth week of May 2020

Admission offers

By Fourth week of May 2020

South Asian University Eligibility Criteria 2020

The eligibility criteria of South Asian University admission 2020 is the minimum academic qualifications and other basic requirements needed to be eligible for admission into various programmes offered by the university. The qualified candidates must also meet the South Asian University 2020 eligibility criteria given below for their desired programmes.

Eligibility Criteria of South Asian University 2020

Programmes

Academic Qualifications

M.A Economics

  • Those Appearing for the M.A Economics programme must have completed their 10+2 level along with the three-year bachelor's programmes with a minimum of 50 per cent marks with Mathematics as one of the subjects at their 10+2 or bachelor’s level.

  • Applicants who have a four year or two year bachelor’s degree and have also cleared the first year of their master’s programme can also apply.


M.Sc Applied Mathematics and M.Sc Computer Science

  • Applicants must have com[pleted 10+2 system of school along with a bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as a subject for at least 2 years.

  • They must have also secured a minimum of 55 per cent marks or equivalent in their qualifying degree examination from any recognized university in any of the participating SAARC countries.

  • Applicants who have completed a four year bachelor’s degree or two years bachelor’s degree and have cleared the first year of the master’s programme are also eligible to apply.

M.Sc Biotechnology

  • Candidates must have completed their 10+2 along with a three years of bachelor’s degree in any one of the following (BSc, BVSc, B.Tech, MBBS, etc) in any area of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Agriculture and allied sciences, Veterinary and allied sciences, Biotechnology or Biochemical Technology from any institution or university recognized by any of the participating SAARC nations.

  • Applicants must have also scored minimum 55 per cent marks in their qualifying examination. Candidates who have not studied Biology in their qualifying degree must have taken Biology in their 10+2 level.

  • Candidates who have a four year or two year bachelor’s degree and have cleared the first year of their master’s programme are also eligible to apply.

M.A International Studies and M.A Sociology

  • Candidates must have completed their 10+2 level and bachelor’s degree from any institution or university recognized by the SAARC countries.

  • Applicants must have a minimum of 50 percent marks aggregate in their qualifying examination.

  • Candidates who have completed their four years or two-year bachelor’s programme and also cleared their first year of masters programme are also eligible to apply.

South Asian University Application Form 2020

The mode of application will be only online. South Asian University 2020 application forms will be available online from the third week of February 2020. Candidates who wish to apply for the different programmes must make sure to apply before the deadline.

Step 1 - Registration

  • Candidates need to first register themselves by entering their name, email ID and creating a password.

  • After creating an accounting, candidates will be directed to the login page where they can log in by entering their email ID and password.

Step 2 - Filling up the Application Form

  • Enter the personal details such as contact number, contact address, nationality, mobile number, proof of ID, etc.

  • Enter the academic details such as qualifying exam details, the name of the previous studied university, etc.

  • Candidates also need to fill in the examination details like subject for entrance examination, exam code, etc.

Step 3 - Application Fee payment

  • Candidates need to submit an application fee of Rs 700 in online mode while submitting the SAU 2020 application form.

  • Candidates can also pay the application fee of South Asian University 2020 with the help of a demand draft of Rs.650 in favour of “South Asian University” payable at New Delhi to

Deputy Registrar Admissions,

South Asian University Admissions,

Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri

New Delhi, 110021, India

  • Candidates must note that they can apply for two or more courses but they will be allowed to appear for only two subjects were in one will be held in the morning while the other in the afternoon session.

  • Candidates Need to enter all the details carefully while filling out the application form of South Asian University 2020.

South Asian University 2020 Admission Process for Non SAARC Nation candidates

Candidates who do not belong to the SAARC nations but are willing to send in their applications for South Asian University entrance exam 2020 need to send their applications directly to the following address:

Deputy Registrar Admissions

South Asian University

Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri

New Delhi 110021, India

Along with the following documents

  • Academic certificates

  • ID proof

  • Passport size colour photograph

Candidates who do not belong to the SAARC countries will not have to appear for an entrance test and they will be granted admission based on their past academic performance. The decision of the university will be considered final in this regard.

South Asian University Exam Centres 2020

South Asian University entrance test will be conducted in the fourth week of April 2020 in different SAU 2020 test centres across all the participating countries of SAARC. There are total 42 exam centres of South Asian University 2020 including 28 centres in India and 14 outside India. Candidates who wish to apply for the master’s programme offered by the university can select the SAU 2020 exam centre of their choice while filling out the application form.

South Asian University Exam Centres Outside India

City

Country

Kabul

Afghanistan

Chittagong

Bangladesh

Dhaka

Bangladesh

Thimphu

Bhutan

Kanglung

Bhutan

Male

Maldives

Biratnagar

Nepal

Pokhara

Nepal

Kathmandu

Nepal

Karachi

Pakistan

Peshawar

Pakistan

Lahore

Pakistan

Colombo

Sri Lanka

Jaffna

Sri Lanka

South Asian University Exam Centres in India

City

State

Bangalore

Karnataka

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

Surat

Gujarat

Chandigarh

Punjab

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

Indore

Madhya Pradesh

Goa

Goa

Bhubaneshwar

Odisha

Hyderabad

Andhra Pradesh

Vizag

Andhra Pradesh

Ranchi

Jharkhand

Raipur

Chattisgarh

Jaipur

Rajasthan

Kolkata

West Bengal

Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu

Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi

New Delhi

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

Guwahati

Assam

Patna

Bihar

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

Kochi

Kerala

Shimla

HImachal Pradesh

Dehradun

Uttarakhand

Mumbai

Maharashtra

Pune

Maharashtra

South Asian University Admit Card 2020

The admit card of South Asian University 2020 will be released in the first week of April 2020.

To download the South Asian University 2020 admit card, candidates need to enter their user ID and date of birth. The SAU 2020 admit card contain the examination details, candidate details and the exam centre details. Candidates must make sure to check all the information mentioned in the admit card before appearing for the entrance examination No candidates will receive the South Asian University admit card 2020 by the post.

How to Download South Asian University 2020 Admit Card

  • Visit the official link (the link will be activated as soon as the admit card will be released)

  • Enter the user ID and date of birth.

  • Enter the given below security code and click on “Login”

  • The admit card of SAU 2020 will appear on the screen.

  • Download and take a printout of the admit card to appear in the entrance examination.

South Asian University Exam Pattern 2020

Candidates must check the exam pattern of South Asian University 2020 to get an idea of the different aspects of the examination. South Asian University 2020 exam pattern may vary for different programmes. As per the exam pattern of South Asian University 2020, there will be 100 Multiple Choice Questions on topics relevant to the subject of their choice. For every incorrect response, a negative marking of ¼ will be applicable. The detailed SAU 2020 exam pattern for each of the courses is given below.

SAU 2020 Exam Pattern for M.A International Relations and M.A Sociology

Duration

Two hours

Number of Questions

50

Topics

General Awareness and Subject knowledge

Marks

2 marks for every correct answer

SAU 2020 Exam Pattern for M.Sc Applied Mathematics

Duration

2 hours

Number of Questions

100

Part A

40 MCQs

Topics for PArt A

Basic Mathematics

Part B

60 MCQs

Topics for Part B

Undergraduate level Mathematics

Marks

1 mark for every correct answer

SAU Exam Pattern 2020 for M.Sc Computer Science

Duration

2 hours

Number of Questions

100

Part A

20 MCQs

Topics for Part A

Mathematical Statistics

Marks

2 marks each

Part B

60 MCQs

Topics for Part B

Computer Sciences

Marks

1 mark for every correct answer

SAU 2020 Exam Pattern for M.Sc Biotechnology

Duration

2 hours

Number of Questions

100

Part A

30 MCQs

Topics for PArt A

Physics, Chemistry Biology and Mathematics from 10+2 level

Part B

70 MCQs

Topics for Part B

Undergraduate level questions based on Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Animal Sciences, Plant Sciences, Genetics, Microbiology, Chemistry, Physics, Biophysics, Mathematics and Biostatistics.

Marks

1 mark for every correct answer -1/4 for every incorrect answer

SAU Exam Pattern 2020 for M.A Economics

Duration

2 hours

Number of Questions

40

Topics

Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Mathematics, Statistics, Development economics

Marks

2 marks for every correct answer

South Asian University Syllabus 2020

Candidates can check the syllabus of South Asian University 2020 entrance exam to check the topics necessary for the entrance exam. Given below are the topics covered in SAU 2020 syllabus for each of the courses offered by the university.

South Asian University 2020 Syllabus

Programmes

Syllabus

M.Sc Biotechnology

  • Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics 10+2 level

  • Undergraduate level questions based on Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Animal Sciences, Plant Sciences, Genetics, Microbiology, Chemistry, Physics, Biophysics, Mathematics and Biostatistics.

M.Sc Applied Mathematics

  • Basic Mathematics

  • Undergraduate level mathematics

M.Sc Computer Science

  • Mathematical Statistics

  • Computer Science

M.A Economics

  • Macroeconomics

  • Microeconomics

  • Mathematics

  • Statistics

  • Development economics

M.A International Studies

  • Subject knowledge

  • General Awareness about South Asia and the World

M.A Sociology

How to prepare for South Asian University Entrance Test 2020

Preparation plays a very key role in qualifying any entrance examination. It is very necessary to have a proper preparation strategy in order to secure good marks in the entrance test. Candidates must go through the preparation points mentioned below to prepare themselves for the entrance test.

  • Candidates need to go through the syllabus prescribed for the different courses. The syllabus mentions the topics and subjects necessary to prepare for the examination. While some of the courses require candidates to prepare for certain specific topics some of the courses will contain questions based on subjects like general awareness and subject knowledge. Candidates appearing for such courses must make sure to go through the current affairs to brush their knowledge about day to day events.

  • Candidates must prepare an effective timetable which will help them in having a specific pattern for studying. They need to allot time for each of the topics mentioned in the syllabus for the course of your choice. This will help in giving undivided attention to each of the topics thereby making the process of learning easier.

  • Candidates can go through the sample papers and try to solve them as many times as possible. This will help them to learn in managing time on the day of the examination.

South Asian University Result 2020

The results of South Asian University Entrance Test 2020 will be declared in the form of selection list. South Asian University 2020 result will be declared in the third week of May 2020. SAU result 2020 mentions the name of the country, roll number, name of the candidate, rank, name of the programme and counselling date. Candidates who will qualify for South Asian University entrance exam for Phd programmes need to appear for the interview rounds.

How to check SAU Result 2020?

  • Visit the official link (the link will be activated as soon as the result will be announced)

  • Click on “List of master candidates being considered for admission in order of merit”

  • Select the course applied.

  • Click on “Get Result”

  • The result of South Asian University 2020 will appear on the screen.

Tie breaker of South Asian University Result 2020

In case two or more candidates secure the same marks the following tie-breaker will be applicable to determine the final score.

  • In case the total score is a tie the candidate who scores higher marks in section B will be given preference.

  • In case there is a tie in the total score and Section B scores then the candidate who scores higher marks in section A will be placed higher will be given preference.

  • In case a tie still persists then the candidates age will be taken into consideration and the elder candidate will be given preference.

South Asian University Counselling 2020

The counselling of South Asian University 2020 will be released in the fourth week of May 2020. Candidates who qualify the SAU entrance test 2020 need to visit the South Asian University 2020 counselling for claiming their admission. Candidates who will clear the South Asian University entrance examination can check their name in the merit list released along with the result declaration. The admission offers will be mailed to the candidates by the last week of May 2020. Candidates who will receive admission offers will have to produce all the necessary documents.

Documents required for South Asian University Counselling 2020

  • Class 10 mark sheet

  • Class 12 mark sheet

  • Mark sheet of qualifying examination

South Asian University 2020 Country-Wise Quota of Seats

Countries

Seats Percentage

India

50%

Maldives

4%

Bhutan

4%

Afghanistan

4%

Sri Lanka

4%

Nepal

4%

Bangladesh

10%

Pakistan

10%

Candidates outside SAARC regions

10%

Admission

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - South Asian University Admission 2020

Question: Is South Asian University UGC recognized?

Answer:

Yes, the university is recognized by University Grant Commission.  

Question: Which country will offer maximum seats for South Asian University Courses 2020?

Answer:

India offers a maximum of 90 seats for the aspirants of South Asian University admission test 2020.

Question: Will there be any interview for admission in Masters programmes ofSouth Asian University 2020?

Answer:

No, the candidates will be offered a seat only on the basis of the SAU entrance test 2020.

Question: I am awaiting for my bachelor’s programme result. Can I apply for South Asian University admission 2020?

Answer:

Yes, any candidate who is awaiting for his or her bachelor’s programme result can apply for M.Sc programmes of South Asian University 2020 admission.

Question: How can I apply for South Asian University admission 2020?

Answer:

Aspirants need to visit the official website of South Asian University to fill the application form. However, the application fee can be paid in both offline and online mode.

Question: Will there be any entrance test for the candidates belonging to Non SAARC countries?

Answer:

No. candidates belonging to Non SAARC countries will be offered a seat based on their performance in the last qualifying examination.

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I would like your syllabus of computer scince please send me thanks alot

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

south asian university has 2 years m.sc PROGRAMS on computer science. you may get adequate knowledge of theory and structure of computer science have gain hands on experience in programming language. please follow below link to know the course curriculum.

http://www.sau.int/downloads/Revised-MSC-Curriculum.pdf

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