Forest Research Institute MSc admissions 2015
Forest Research Institute (FRI), Dehradun, invites applications for Online entrance test leading to admission for Master of Science courses of Academic Year 2015. The Forest Research Institute University admission test, 2015 will be held at 38 centres in the country on 10th May, 2015.
Courses and the eligibility for admission are as follows:
1) MSc Forestry: Three years bachelor’s degree in science with at least one of the subjects namely Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or Forestry.
2) MSc Wood Science & Technology: Three years bachelor’s degree with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry or BSc degree in Forestry.
3) MSc Environment Management: Three years bachelor’s degree in any branch of Basic or Applied Sciences or Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or Agriculture or BE in Environment Science.
4) MSc Cellulose & Paper Technology: Graduate degree with minimum 50% marks in aggregate in Science with Chemistry as one of the subjects. BE / BTech (Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with minimum 50% aggregate).
Candidates who are in the final year of their BSc / MSc may also apply.
The maximum age limit in respect of in-service candidate to MSc Environment Management course shall be 50 years. The age shall be reckoned as on 31st July of the year of admission and no further relaxation will be given in any case.
The minimum age limit for admission to MSc courses shall be 19 and 21 years respectively. The age shall be reckoned as on 31st July 2015 and no further relaxation will be given to the candidate.
Students have to apply online as available on website http://fri.icfre.gov.in or may also download the application form from the website http://fri.icfre.gov.in which is in MS word format. The fee is to be paid through bank challan automatically generated while applying online at any State Bank of India (SBI) branch. The completed application form (if applying offline) along with a bank draft of Rs. 1200/- (Rupees twelve thousand only) for each course payable at Dehradun in favour of Registrar, FRI (Deemed) University is to be sent at “EXON SOLUTIONS PVT LTD, E- 2/5 , 2nd Floor, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi -110017”. EXON Solutions is an authorized agency for collection of forms and Demand drafts for FRI (Deemed) University.
The last date of submission of Online Registration & Demand Draft is 17th April, 2015.