AP University Opens Admission for Masters Programs

Admission open at Azim Premji University
The Azim Premji University, set up under the Karnataka Government’s Azim Premji University Act, 2010 announces admissions to Masters Programmes for the batch 2012-2014 in Education, Development and Teacher Education. The University has invited applications from working professionals, teachers and fresh graduates. The written test will examine proficiency in English, anaytical ability, general & social awareness and knowledge of relevant subjects.


Azim Premji University aims to contribute to creating a just, equitable and humane society through development of outstanding, creative and socially committed professionals in the education and development sectors in India. The University is committed to developing outstanding professionals in Education & Development for deeply fulfilling careers as social change leaders.

The University has stated that every selected candidate will have the opportunity to study at the University irrespective of financial constraints. Financial assistance, including scholarships and loans will be provided in all deserving cases. Special financial support programs are available for working professionals who gain admission to the University. The University will also provide placement support for enriching careers in government, private sector, NGOs and multi-lateral agencies. The current estimated demand of education and development professionals is over 3 lakhs per annum. Azim Premji Foundation itself will be recruiting over 4000 professionals during the next 4 years.

The University is multidisciplinary in its approach, and the faculty group brings together diverse disciplines, as well as deep experience in the field in India. The University has been sponsored and established by the Azim Premji Foundation, under the “Azim Premji Private University Act” of the Karnataka Government.


Candidates should have a Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from any recognized university.

Admissions procedure:

Application forms are available at official website of Azim Premji University or send a request letter with name, address, and contact number in a self-addressed envelope, with postage stamp for Rs.50 to - Pixel Park, B Block, PESSE Campus, Electronics City, Hosur Road (Beside NICE Road), Bangalore 560100.

Important Dates:

The last date for receiving completed applications is February 10, 2012.

The Written test will be held at 28 centres across India on Sunday, February 26, 2012.

Contact Details:

Azim Premji University,

PES School of Engineering Campus,

Pixel Park, B Block,

Electronics City,

Hosur Road (Beside NICE Road)

Bangalore – 560100

Ph: 080 - 6614 5150.

EMAIL: admissions@apu.edu.in.

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