Eligibility and Selection Procedure for MBA (Rural Development) in Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute (GBPSSI)
The minimum qualification for admission to the MBA programs shall be graduation from a recognized institution. (Degree Course of at least three years duration with separate annual / semester examination system) from any stream. Students appearing in the final year examination of the undergraduate class are permitted to apply, subject to the condition that they furnish their final graduation pass result not later than the date specified in the information brochure of the admission test.
Provided that there shall be a deduction at the rate of 5% per year for each year elapsing since the year the candidate has passed his / her graduation examination, subject to the maximum deduction of 15% in the scores of the candidate in the Written Test and each Oral Test taken separately.
Test Centers: The written tests shall be held at Allahabad, Delhi, Jaipur, Kolkata, and Pune. The candidate shall have the option to appear from any one of the specified centres. In case the number of applicants opting for a centre is less than 25, the Department shall have the right to cancel that centre and direct the candidates to appear from any other centre in order of preference registered by them in their application forms or as decided by the Department. The oral tests (Group Leadership/ Personal Interview) for the short listed candidates shall be conducted only at Allahabad. The candidates shall have to make their own arrangements for travel and stay for appearing in the written and oral tests and shall not be entitled to any TA/DA.