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Cotton University Admission 2023 – CPGEE Application Form

Cotton University Admission 2023

Cotton University has released the official notification of Cotton University PG Admission 2023 for admission to 1st Semester MA, MSc. MCA, LLM, MLISc and other PG programmes for the academic year 2023-2024 in Cotton University. Candidates may apply online through the Cotton University website w.e.f  5th June 2023

Aspiring students who want to get admitted in to these courses have to appear in Cotton Post-Graduate Entrance Examination, 2023 (CPGEE 2023).

Cotton University Admission Details

Name of university: Cotton University

Name of courses: 
Postgraduate programmes
Name of exam:
 Cotton Post-Graduate Entrance Examination, 2023 (CPGEE 2023)

Academic session: 2023-2024

Mode of application: 

Examination fee: 
Rs 800/- 
Helpline: For any queries/issues, please contact:+91 88764 54313
Official website:

About Cotton University

Cotton University is a premier institute of higher learning in Assam. Formerly known as Cotton College, the institute was established in 1901 by Sir Henry Stedman Cotton, the Chief Commissioner of the erstwhile British province of Assam. It became a constituent college of Gauhati University in 1948. The college had been the centre of the freedom movement as well as numerous literary and cultural engagements of the state that cemented Assam’s status as an integral component of India. 
In 2011 the Cotton College State University was established vide an Act of the Government of Assam, with the college as a constituent. Cotton University came into being in 2017 via The Cotton University Act, 2017 that enabled the unification of Cotton College State University and Cotton College.

Courses Offered by Cotton University, Guwahati

Cotton University offers following PG Programmes .
Master of Arts (MA)
Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology (AIHCA), Anthropology, Arabic, Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Economics, Education, English, Hindi, History, Mass Communication & Journalism, Persian, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, and Sociology
Master of Science (MSc)Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Biology and Wildlife Sciences (EBWS), Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, and Zoology
MCA (Master of Computer Applications)-
MLISc (Master of Library and Information Sciences)-
LLM (Master of Law)-
PG Diploma in Gender Studies-

Eligibility Criteria of Cotton University PG Admission

Cotton University accepts the application for Post-Graduate Entrance Examination, 2023 through the official online application portal. Students fulfilling the following eligibility criteria and are willing to complete their postgraduate course from Cotton University may now submit their online applications through the official portal.

# The minimum eligibility condition for admission to Postgraduate Degree Programmes of Cotton University is a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours/ Major from a recognised university, and LLB degree for LLM.

# Honours/Major is not required for admission to MCA and PG Diploma programme.
# Candidates who have appeared/ appearing in UG Final Semester Examination 2023 are also eligible to apply. 

Application Fee: Candidates need to pay an application and entrance fee of Rs 800, payable only through the web portal for online application.

How to Apply for Cotton University PG Admission?

Interested candidates must apply online for Cotton University PG Admission 2023. Students have to follow below mentioned steps to apply online for Cotton University PG Admission

Step 1: Scroll down, go to Important Web Links section .

Step 2: Click on Online Application Form link .

Step 3: A new web page will be opened .

Step 4: Fill the form accordingly and register yourself .
Step 5: Next login again.
Step 6: Enter your personal and educational details .

Step 7: Make the payment of examination fee .

Step 8: Submit the online application .

Important Dates of Cotton University Admission 2023

# Starting date of online application: 5th June 2023
# Last date of online application: 18th June 2023, till 11 PM
# Issue of Online Admit Cards: To be updated later
# Date of CPGEE 2023: Last week of June 2023
# Publication of Merit List: To be updated later
# Date of admission: To be updated later
# Commencement of Classes: To be updated later

Important Web links for Cotton University Admission 

Online Application Form
Click Here
Admission Notification
Click Here
General Information
Click Here
Official Website
Click Here

CPGEE 2023

Students who want to get admitted in to these PG courses have to appear in Cotton Post-Graduate Entrance Examination, 2023 (CPGEE 2023).

Name of exam: Cotton Post-Graduate Entrance Examination, 2023 (CPGEE 2023)

Date of exam: 
Last week of June 2023 (Tentative)

Type of exam: OMR Based Entrance Test

Type of questions: Objective Multiple Choice Questions

Syllabus of exam:
 Questions shall be based on the Cotton University UG syllabuses of the concerned subjects except for subjects not being taught as Honours/Core courses in this University. For those subjects not being taught as Honours/Core courses in Cotton University the entrance examinations shall be based on corresponding standard syllabuses reputed Universities of India under UGC.

Negative marking: For every correct answer 4 marks shall be awarded and for each wrong answer 1 mark shall be deducted.