- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 2 Years
- Offered by: Forest Research Institute, Dehradun
Master of Science in Computer Science is a full-time two-year course degree offered by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun and approved by ICFRE.
The academic programme emphasizes on skills in multidisciplinary and advance education in cellulose and paper sciences. Programme includes courses in modern areas of applied paper science, industrial processing and paper technology. During the university’s educational programme at Masters level, the students receive adequate exposure of theoretical and practical aspects of cellulose and paper technology and gain competence in a distinctive set of skills to lead in paper industry. The course is also ideal for engineers and scientists currently working in the industry who wish to retrain and refresh in a new field. The current demand for pulp and paper experts indicates that this programme will be in high demand in the near future.
The Forest Research Institute University shall admit the students to the M.Sc. courses, through entrance examination.
System of admission
An advertisement will be made in at least three leading national news papers sometime in January / February inviting applications for admission to the programmes to be conducted by the Institute. The number of seats fixed and advertised will not be generally changed. However the Institute has the right to withdraw the programme/programmes offered by it due to operational difficulties in a particular academic Year/session.
Reservation for scheduled castes / tribes, OBC
15 percent of the total available seats shall be reserved for scheduled castes and seven and 7.5 percent for scheduled tribes candidate subject to their being otherwise suitable. These reservations shall be interchangeable i.e. if sufficient number of candidates are not available to fill up the seats reserved for scheduled tribes candidates, these can be filled up from among suitable scheduled castes candidates within the programme concerned. The quota fixed for scheduled castes tribes cannot be de-reserved even if none of the scheduled caste/ tribe candidate qualify for admission in a particular course. The reservation to OBC is being provided as per the policy of the Govt. of India.
Graduate degree with minimum 50% marks in aggregate in Science with Chemistry as one of the subjects. BE/ B. Tech. (Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with minimum 50% aggregate).