The last date for submitting filled-in application forms for the M.Sc. programmes of GITAM University has been extended from Monday to April 27, according to a press release.

Admission into the PG and under-graduate programmes is based on the ranks obtained in the GITAM Sciences Admission Test (GSAT) 2012 to be held at various centres in Andhra Pradesh and outside on May 4,

Principal of GITAM Institute of Sciences N. Lakshmana Das said. Application form can be downloaded from the university website

GITAM is offering M.Sc. programmes in analytical chemistry, applied mathematics, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biotechnology, electronics science (networking and embedded systems), environmental science, food science and technology, microbiology, organic chemistry and physics with specialisations in nuclear, space, material and nano fields. The institute is also offering BCA (computer applications) and BEM (environmental management) and a five-year integrated M.Sc. programme in biotechnology with an option to secure B.Sc. at the end of the third year and B.Sc.(honours) at the end of fourth year.