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The programme was designed bearing in mind that the basic building blocks of animals can be studied only with the help of Chemistry. The Department of Chemistry aims to achieve global standards of quality in maintaining academic excellence by being proactive and open to new opportunities and challenges in the frontiers of Chemistry. The Deartment of Zoology unites the disciplines of General Zoology, Cell Biology and Genetics, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Developmental Biology, Ecology, Ethology and Evolutionary Biology.
Procedure for Withdrawal / Cancellation of Admission
A. Withdrawal/Cancellation before the commencement of the academic year
If an admitted candidate would like to withdraw the admission, such candidates need to write a formal letter addressed to the Registrar duly signed by the candidate and the parent. The scanned copy of the signed formal letter to be emailed to the email@example.com mentioning clearly his/her full name, application number, admitted programme, date of admission, and amount of fee paid and attach a copy of the fee-paid receipt to the email.
The cancellation of Admission and refund of the fees as per the Refund Policy will be completed within two weeks’ time from the date of the email received with all the required details.
B. Withdrawal/Cancellation after the commencement of the academic year
If an admitted candidate would like to withdraw the admission after the commencement of the academic year, such candidates need to follow the following procedure:
The cancellation of Admission and refund of the fees as per the Refund Policy will be completed within 15 working days from the date the required details are provided to the Registrar’s office for final approval.
Admission Cancellation / Refund Policy
The Management of the Institution follows the refund procedure as laid down by UGC under Notification on Refund of Fees and Non-Retention of Original Certificates (with effect from October 2018).
The University will acknowledge any appeal for cancellation/refund or disengagement of admission from any chosen/offered programme to a candidate if the request is as per the prescribed policy of the Institution. Provision to apply for cancellation of admission is available during the time of admission for the academic year or any time later. Application for cancellation of admission and refund, if any, must be given in writing in physical form or a duly signed, scanned letter via email by the concerned student and parents. The request must be supported by an original fee receipt and original acknowledgement given by the Institution.
Refund includes only the Academic Programme Fee based on the actual paid to the Institution. No refund shall be provided towards the Application Fee or /and Admission Registration Fee.
The option to apply for a Refund of Admission Fees will be available as per the table below. Students looking for cancellation and refund of Admission Fees shall be eligible for it as per the table given below:
The date of closure of admission for the academic year 2023-24 is 31 May 2023
|Submission of Refund Application||15 days or more prior to the last date of admissions for the particular programme||Less than 15 days prior to the last date of admissions for the particular programme||15 days or less after the closure of admissions for the particular programme||
30 days or less but more than 15 days after the closure of admissions for the particular programme
|Beyond 30 days after the closure of admissions for the particular programme|
Lower than 5,000 or 5 %
|Total Refund||Balance amount||90%||80%||50%||
All refunds will be made only to the bank account of the student/parents as per the bank details furnished and it will take a maximum of 15 working days from the date of approval of the cancellation of admission by the University Office.
Legal proceedings, if any, regarding the refund of fees, irrespective of the domicile of the student/parent shall be only in the city of Bengaluru.
For all queries related to admissions please contact the following:
|Landline Number||080-222-74079 / 080-222-11429|
|Mobile Number||76767 59199|
Note: Admission queries are addressed only through the above contact numbers and email ID.
In accordance with the Institution’s long-standing policy, St Joseph's University does not entertain any agents for admissions, neither accepts any capitation/donations for admissions nor endorses such practices. This policy is also propagated by our staff, students, and stakeholders. Any staff or student of SJU selling admissions of SJU will warrant legal action. Under no circumstances will the University be held responsible or liable in any way for any losses, expenses, costs or liabilities whatsoever resulting or arising directly or indirectly from any individual or group or company or agency falsely promising or guaranteeing seats in SJU.
St Joseph's University strives to always and uncompromisingly uphold its values.
Admission process: The applicants must fill in complete information on the online application form and upload all required certificates (whatever is available) and photos.
Selection process: The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview. There are two rounds in the interview. Once the final interview is over, candidates have to pay their programme fee within 24 hours and the mode of payment must be online. The dates of the interview will be communicated to the shortlisted candidates and will be announced on the website.
Eligibility for joining Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry and Zoology programme: A candidate who has passed the two-year Pre-University Examination conducted by the Pre-University Education Board in Karnataka or any other examination considered equivalent by Bengaluru Central University shall be eligible for admission to these programmes.
Generally, a candidate opting for a subject should have studied that subject at the qualifying examination: For example, a candidate selecting PM (Physics and Mathematics) as optional subjects must have studied these subjects in the qualifying examination. However, additional conditions of eligibility are required for specific subjects as follows:
Students pursuing international curriculum must fulfil the eligibility conditions according to Association of Indian Universities (AIU) stipulations. Candidates appearing for the class XII examinations in March-April 2023 may apply with their class X and XI marks cards.
For foreign nationals: Foreign examinations equivalent to Senior Secondary School recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (https://www.aiu.ac.in/).
Languages: Students of undergraduate programmes must study two languages, out of which one shall be English and the other shall be either an Indian language or a foreign language other than English. However, with special permission from the Vice-Chancellor, students can select Additional English as a foreign language. The University offers the following language courses: Kannada, Hindi, Introductory Kannada, Tamil, Sanskrit, French, and German. Applicants selecting Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Sanskrit, French, and German must have studied these languages at plus two level. CBSE and ISC students who have not studied a second language at plus two level and others who have not studied Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Sanskrit, French or German shall select Additional English or Introductory Kannada.
Medium of instruction: The medium of instruction and examination shall be English.
Opening of online application forms: 01 February 2023
List 1 :
Last date to apply for applicants to be considered for 1st list: 31 March 2023
Date of announcement of names of candidates shortlisted for 1st list: 5 April 2023
Dates of interview for 1st list: 11 April 2023
List 2 :
Last date to apply for applicants to be considered for 2nd list: 10 May 2023
Date of announcement of names of candidates shortlisted for 2nd list: 14 May 2023
Dates of interview for 2nd list: 18 and 19 May 2023
|Subject||Fee for the First Year|
|Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry and Zoology||42,000|
THE ADDITIONAL FEE TO BE PAID IS AS FOLLOWS:
|A||Other than Karnataka Students *||10% of fees|
|B||Eligibility Fee **||10,000|
|C||NRI Nationals ***||50,000|
|F||German, French, Additional English (2nd Language)||15,000|
|G||Two-Wheeler Parking (other fees)||3,000|
|H||Sanskrit, Spl Kannada (except Kannada regular)||1,000|
* To claim the Karnataka category fee, the candidates should have studied the last 7 years in Karnataka.
[Not applicable for OCI (Overseas Citizens of India), PIO (Person of Indian Origin), and Foreign Nationals].
** To all candidates except those who have passed the 12th examinations conducted by the Karnataka Pre-University Board.
*** NRI fee is applicable for the full duration of the Programme for candidates who:
Selected candidates must first update the following documents on their admission portal before the interview. The admitted students must submit the original documents at the Admin Office:
Candidates belonging to any of these categories -PIO / OCI / SAARC / FOREIGN NATIONALS-must submit the following documents:
Zoology Programme Objectives
Zoology Programme Outcomes
Potential Career Options
Upon successful completion of this programme, supplemented by additional education, experience, individual interest, potential, and competencies, students will have career opportunities to become:
|Chemical Technician||Marine Biologist||Research Scientist|
|Agricultural Scientist||Conservation Officer||Research Associate|
|Forensic Chemist||Forest Officer||Subject Matter Expert|
|Pharmacologist||Animal Behaviorist||Professor / Lecturer|
|Materials Scientist/Textile Chemist||Zoo Officer||Research & Development|
|Quality Control Chemist||Wildlife Technician||Data Scientist|
|Biochemist / Analytical Chemist||Veterinarian||Laboratory Technician|
|Cheminformatics Data Scientist||Veterinary Technician||Science Writer|
|Crystallographer||Animal Nutritionist||Scientific/ Technical Content Writer|
|Chemical Health & Safety Professional||Environmental Scientist||Medical Scientist|
|Hazardous Waste Management chemist|