A common entrance test for all post-graduate courses offered by all conventional universities in Telangana will be held from this year onwards. Telangana State Council of Higher Education held a meeting with officials of the State’s conventional universities and entrusted OU with the task of holding a common entrance test for all post-graduate courses offered by all conventional universities in Telangana.
Earlier, OU conducted OU Common Entrance Test (OUCET) and successful candidates were given PG admissions into the university, Telangana University, Mahatma Gandhi University, Palamuru University and Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University. Kakatiya University had its own entrance test.
According to the authorities, there is a need to have common eligibility for the courses. The common PG entrance test will be conducted through computer-based mode. In order to familiarise students with the examination, OU plans to make mock tests available on its website.