Doon University

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Doon University
Established October 2006
Type Public
Vice-Chancellor Prof.V.K. Jain
Location Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Affiliations UGC
Website [1]

Doon University (Hindi: दून विश्वविद्यालय) is located in the city of Dehradun in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

The university was established by an Act of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly in October 2005.[1] The first academic session was started on 9 May 2009. The university follows a semester system with two semesters every year.

Constituent schools[edit]

  • School of Communication
  • School of Environment and Natural Resources
  • School of Language
  • School of Management
  • School of Social Sciences

School of Communication: M.A Communication (40 Seats): Graduate in any subject from a recognized University with at least 50 percent marks (45 percent for SC/ST and other categories).

School of Environment and Natural Resources: M.Sc. Natural Resource Management (20 Seats): Graduation in biological or applied sciences from a recognized University with at least 50 percent marks (45 percent for SC/ST)

M.Sc. Environmental Studies (20 Seats): Graduation in basic or applied sciences from a recognized University with at least 50 percent marks (45 percent for SC/ST)

Ph.D Programme (05 Seats): Master's degree from a recognized University with minimum of 60% of marks or equivalent OGPA in the relevant field and those who have qualified the NET/JRF examination conducted by CSIR/UGC/ICMR/DBT.

School of Languages: Integrated Five Years M.A in Chinese, Spanish, German Languages (20 Seats in each Language): 10+2 in any subject from a recognized Education Board with 50 percent marks (45 percent for SC/ST). Lateral exit after three years may be permissible .in that case Bechlor degree will be awarded.

School of Management MBA (40 Seats): Graduation in any subject from a recognized University with at least 50 percent marks (45 percent for SC/ST category).

"Admission will be based on valid CAT/MAT scores followed by Group discussion & Interview at the discretion of the University."

School of Social Sciences M.A Economics (30 Seats): Graduation with at least 50 per cent marks (45 per cent for SC/ST) from a recognized University with Economics as one of the subjects or Graduation in any discipline with minimum 60 per cent marks (55 per cent for SC/ST).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Act 18 of 2005 of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly

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