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NIT Rourkela announces MA in Development Studies Programme Admission 2016

Updated on Wed, 20 April 2016 at 17:03 IST

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela invites applications for admissions to MA in Development Studies Programme for the academic year 2016- 17.

MA in Development Studies Programme is conducted by National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela.

Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:
- B.Tech, B. A., B. Sc, B. Com with 50% marks or 5.5 /10 CGPA. Among B. A., B. Sc and B. Com, applicant with Honors will be given preference.

- The candidates appearing qualifying degree final examination may also apply for the above programme.

- However, they are required to submit their mark/grade sheet showing 50% marks or 5.5/10 CGPA at the time of selection and admission, failing which the applicants must produce a certificate signed by the Principal or Registrar of the College/University last attended stating that all examinations including practical necessary for award of the degree have been completed, in order to be eligible for admission, in the prescribed format given in the Annexure-I. Such candidates have to produce their final result latest by 30th September 2016 else their admission will stand cancelled and all fees paid including Caution deposit will be forfeited by the Institute

Application Procedure:

Applicants are advised to
a. Read the advertisement carefully,
b. Read the instructions to fill up the online application form
c. Fill up and submit the online application form accordingly.
d. Pay non-refundable application fee of Rs.500/- online at the same portal.
Applicants are NOT required to send hard copy of the application form or any other document(s) to NIT
Rourkela. However, candidates will be required to submit the following at the time of reporting for

a. Signed copy of the application form
b. A set of Xerox copies of all certificates from HSC onwards
The same will be forwarded to the Academic Office by the department for record. They also need to produce original certificates from HSC onwards for verification.

Online Application form can be downloaded from official website of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela:

Fee Details:

Application fee is 500/-

Important Dates:

MA in Development Studies Programme Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

  • Online registration starts: April 08, 2016 (Friday)
  • Last Date of Submission of Application Form: May 23, 2016 (Monday)
  • Publication of list of applicants in the Institute website: May 24, 2016 (Tuesday)
  • Publication of list of applicants shortlisted for interview/written test: May 27, 2016 (Friday)
  • Date of interview/written test and Admission(tentative): June 09, 2016 (Thursday)
  • Registration for the 1st Semester: July 25, 2016 (Monday)
  • Starting of class: July 26, 2016 (Tuesday)

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela in Orissa, INDIA (NIT) formerly known as the Regional Engineering College (REC), is one of the top premier national level institutions for technical education in India. NIT is a joint undertaking of the government of India and the government of Orissa. NIT Rourkela was established in 1961 under the able vision of the then Chief Minister of Orissa Biju Patnaik. Its foundation stone was laid by the then Prime Minister Of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. ##NEWS##

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