Anna University conducts an entrance exam for enrolling students to M Sc programs.

Anna University M Sc Entrance Exam

Anna University, one of the prestigious educational institutions in Tamil Nadu, conducts entrance exams for admission to an array of courses, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The university conducts an entrance exam for short-listing eligible candidates to M Sc degree course, in various programs. Thousands of aspirants appear in the entrance exam, which is held every year. The course is consists of four semesters within two academic years. For the final selection, merit list is prepared, which is based on the marks in the entrance test.


The entrance exam is conducted for the following course:

  • M Sc
  • M Sc (Environmental Science)


For sitting in the entrance examination, the candidates should have cleared B.Sc in any of the following courses: Environmental Science / Environmental Management / Micro Biology / Botany / Zoology / Biology / Bio-Chemistry / Chemistry / Plant Biology and Plant Bio Technology. Besides that, the candidates, who are appearing for their final year in above mentioned exam, are also eligible for this entrance exam.

Examination Pattern

The M.Sc entrance examination question paper typically consists of 100 questions. These are objective type of questions, each having four choices for the answer. The candidates have to shade the correct answer of a question in the appropriate box. Negative marking is done for each wrong answer. One mark is awarded for every correct answer, while ¼ marks are deducted for each wrong answer. No mark is deducted for questions that are left unanswered. However, marks might get deducted in case of the candidate highlights more than one answer for a question.


For the syllabus, the students should prepare Environmental Science, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Biochemistry of the undergraduate level.

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