Admissions 2018

list of admitted students on 2 July

At present, there are 3 vacancies in the SC category and CEBS will send emails to the students on Friday, 6th July. This will be done strictly in order or merit and emails will be sent only to those students who had registered for counselling and whose rank is below the rank of the last admitted student in that category.

Students who have registered for the first round of counselling/admission will receive individual mails informing them about the venue of counselling. The complete list of students called for, category-wise, will also be uploaded later.

Only those students who receive emails are requested to come for counselling.

If there is a vacancy after the first round of admission, it will be uploaded on the website on 3 July.

Students who had registered for counselling/admission have been sent individual mails inviting them on 2 July. Please note that only students who had registered are being called for admission. The cut offs in the first round is as under:

Open category: Merit Rank 427
OBC category: OBC322
SC category: SC154
St category: ST62

The list of admitted students in the first round will be put up on the web by 1600 hrs by 3rd July evening. Details regarding second round, if any, will also be uploaded on that day.


[This section is applicable only to students seeking admission through KVPY/Olympiad route:]

Apart from NEST, CEBS will take a limited number of students through the KVPY route and Olympiad Route.  Please read the full text before applying.

BASED ON KVPY SCORE

Number of seats: 12. Category-wise distributed is as under:

General category - 6 students
OBC category - 3 students
SC category - 2 students
ST category - 1 student

Qualifying criteria:

The students who have:

Qualified through KVPY (SA) in 2017 and have passed their 12th standard or equivalent examination in 2018 with at least 60% marks in aggregate (or equivalent grade) in the 12th standard board examination (for SC and ST candidates, the requirement is 55% marks)

Or

Qualified through KVPY (SX) in 2018 and have passed their 12th standard or equivalent examination in 2018 with at least 60% marks in aggregate (or equivalent grade) in the 12th standard board examination (for SC and ST candidates, the requirement is 55% marks)

Only students who satisfy either of the two conditions are eligible to apply. Selection will be based on rank obtained in KVPY examination. In the event of more than one student having same rank, the marks obtained in 12th standard will be the deciding factor.

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD MEDALISTS  [Supernumery] – 2 seats

Medalists of Science Olympiads are welcome to apply for admission. Please note that students who have secured medals in any of the following International Science Olympiads only are eligible to apply:

International Chemistry Olympiad (2017)
International Mathematics Olympiad (2017)
International Physics Olympiad (2017)
International Biology Olympiad (2017)
International Olympiad on Astronomy & Astrophysics (2017)

The applicant should have passed his/her 12th standard in the year 2018 with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate in the 12th standard board examination. The applicant should produce a letter/certificate issued by the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, testifying that they have received the medal. Preference will be given to Gold Medalists followed by Silver and Bronze Medalists respectively.

How to apply:

Those desirous of applying for admission through the KVPY route or Olympiad route should send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. giving the following details: Please mention “Admission through KVPY/Olympiad” in the subject field of the email.

KVPY students:
Name of the student
Marks scored in 12th standard
Photocopy of KVPY score card indicating rank

If the applicant belongs to SC/ST/OBC category, photocopy of the caste certificate. Please note that Non Creamy Layer Certificate should have been obtained from a competent authority on or after June 01, 2017.

Olympiad medalists: [Supernumery]

Name of student
Name of the Olympiad for which the student got the medal
Gold/Silver/Bronze medal (please specify)
Year the medal was obtained
Mark scored in 12th standard or equivalent

IMPORTANT

  • STUDENTS DESIROUS OF ADMISSION TROUGH KVPY/OLYMPIAD ROUTE MUST SEND THE APPLICATIONS TO This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. BETWEEN 1000 HRS ON 5TH JULY TO 1700 HRS ON 15 TH JULY. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED BEFORE 1000 hrs ON 5TH JULY OR AFTER 1700 HRS ON 15 TH JULY WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applications sent to any other email ID will NOT be considered
  • Students are strongly advised to send their mobile number just in case CEBS needs to contact them.
  • Selected students will be informed by email on 18th July 2018. No enquiry will be entertained before 18th July.

Address

UM-DAE Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences
Health Centre, University of Mumbai,
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Phone: 91-22-26524983
Fax: 91-22-26524982
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About Us

CBS was set up by the Department of Atomic Energy and the University of Mumbai in 2007. CBS offers a 5 year integrated MSc program in Basic Sciences, with undergraduate teaching embedded in a postgraduate and research environment, for students who have completed 10+2 schooling or its equivalent.