Master of Food Science & Technology - Faculty of Agriculture
MFST full-time course should consist of a minimum of four semesters (two academic years). Employed graduates, upon recommendation of the Academic Advisory Committee, can follow the courses as part-time students and in such cases the minimum duration shall be six semesters (three academic years). During the first year, the course will mainly consist of lectures, practical classes and industrial visits. During the second year, a considerable time will be spent on a research project. The candidates are tested during and/or after each course and are only allowed to proceed to the research project if their academic performance is satisfactory. The MFST degree is awarded on successful completion of theory and practical courses and research component.
The actual time a student takes to complete the degree programme may vary depending upon the personal circumstances. A registered student shall complete the MFST degree within 6 years in the case of full-time registration and 8 years in the case of part-time registration.
Non-refundable application fee (MFST & PGDipFST) = Rs. 500
Registration fee (MFST & PGDipFST) = Rs. 500 per semester
Library fee (MFST & PGDipFST) = Rs. 2000 (refundable library deposit) + Rs. 2000 per programme
Internet/Computer fee (MFST & PGDipFST) = Rs. 2000 per programme
Examination fee (MFST & PGDipFST) = Rs. 500 per course
Tuition fee (MFST students) = Rs. 70,000
Tuition fee (PGDipFST students) = Rs. 50,000
Research/bench fee (MFST students) = Rs. 30,000
Thesis defense examination fee (MFST students) = Rs. 5000
Comprehensive examination fee (PGDipFST students) = Rs. 1000
All MFST students, in addition to tuition fees, are required to pay a research/bench fee of Rs. 30,000 before undertaking the research component of the MFST programme. MFST students should pay a thesis defense examination fee of Rs. 5000 whereas PGDipFST students should pay a comprehensive examination fee of Rs. 1000 at the time they apply for these examinations. Tuition fees and research fees can be paid in installments according to the following fee-payment scheme though students can pay the full amount if they wish to do so.
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