| Center for Public Affairs and Critical Theory

M.Sc. in Water Science and Policy

Admission Requirements

C-PACT and SHSS invite applications for the M.Sc and PG Diploma courses starting August 2018. The application form may be accessed and filled and submitted online (please see SNU or C-PACT web page). Candidates MUST specify whether their application is for the M.Sc. programme or for the P G Diploma programme.

  1. All interested applicant shall apply online. Please follow the instructions carefully M.Sc. and PG Diploma:
  2. - Fill all the mandatory fields - Choose one option – the M.Sc. Programme OR the PG Diploma Programme Online upload of the following documents is required: - Passport size color photograph - Current CV - All Mark sheets/Degree Certificates (10th Standard onwards) - Standardized Examination certificate- CSIR, UGC, GATE etc. (If applicable) - A Statement of Purpose (1500 words maximum)– stating why you are interested in this Programme, your strengths as a student for this multi-disciplinary programme, what you expect to gain from it it and your future career plans.
  3. The application fee can be paid online or a Demand Draft can be sent to University. All the applicants to the M.Sc. and PG Diploma courses must send the hard copy of the application to SNU. Last date for receiving applications for M.Sc. and PG Diploma is 30th June 2018.

The SNU Water Science and Policy programme is open to candidates within India and abroad. For the M.Sc. programme, the PG Diploma programme, the minimum qualification required is a B.Sc/ BA /B.Tech. or equivalent under-graduate degree. After the screening of applications, based on the minimum qualifications, and the application materials (see below), all eligible candidates will be invited to an interview to be held in SNU campus in July 2018. Please note that not all candidates meeting the minimum eligibility criteria may be shortlisted.

Application Process

Applicants will be required to pay a non-refundable application fees of Rs. 1,200 (One Thousand Two Hundred Only) by credit/debit card or Demand Draft drawn in favor of Shiv Nadar University payable at NOIDA.

Candidates may note that the University reserves the right to accept or reject any application based on its departmental
screening criteria, hence all application may not be shortlisted for the interview. Therefore, no requests for refund of the application fee shall be entertained whether or not the candidates are called for the interview.