Admissions Procedure

The filled-in applications with other necessary supporting documents must reach the School of Development Planning by  the dates mentioned below.

Important Dates

M.A. /M.Sc. Development Planning and Administration 2017 - 2019
Last date for receiving application forms for 2017 - 2019 batch is August 21, 2017
Last date for admission for 2017 - 2019 batch is September 8, 2017
Entrance Exam  and Interviews start August 21-27, 2017. 
Course begins on September 15, 2016

In special cases late admissions may be considered after the semester starts. 

Diploma in Regional Development Planning
Last date
 for receiving application is  August 21, 2017
Entrance Exam and Interviews start August 21-27, 2017.
Course begins on September 15, 2017
Issue of Application Forms: All the year round.

Candidates awaiting their final year results can also apply. For admission related queries, please contact us on
Note: The Confidential reference forms are to be filled out and mailed to us separately by the Advisors.

Based on the duly filled up forms, all the eligible applicants will be called for a personal interview. Those shortlisted in the interviews will be selected for admission.

List of Supporting Documents

The filled in application form should be supported by photocopies of the following documents :
Statement of marks for 10 + 2.
Statement of marks for your Bachelors course and/or higher degree
Financial Guarantee Certificate.
Any other necessary documents.

The candidates must produce the following documents at the time of admission:
Originals of all the testimonials.
Migration Certificate (for students from outside the University of Pune).
Transfer Certificate.
Medical Certificate.
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For further details, please contact :
Co-ordinator, Postgraduate Admissions 
Phone: +91-20-64730010

For the Application Forms send a crossed Postal Order/Bank Draft of Rs. 750/- (for international students US $40) drawn in favour of "CDSA, Pune."
Students are encouraged to visit the campus with a prior appointment.

Note: In special cases late admissions may be considered.