Admission Procedure



The Department of Arts (Humanities and Social Sciences) includes a wide range of disciplines that enables the aspiring young talented students to venture into in-depth knowledge on the subject matter of their choice. The college offers Economics, Education, English, History, Political Science and Sociology with their combinations. The college has faculty experienced and are intellectually equipped to cover the curriculum and enable the young minds to think creatively and critically to face the challenges of employment opportunities with their expertise.


  1. Economics Honours  
  2. Education Honours              
  3. English Honours                            
  4. History Honours                            
  5. Political Science Honours   
  6. Sociology Honours    


The Department of Commerce provides a conducive atmosphere for students to excel in their subject academically and in shaping them to a balanced personality that equips them to undertake jobs in today’s competitive environment. The department also places emphasis on hands on learning through projects, internships, seminars and workshops of field level experts drawn from both academia and industry with well qualified and experienced staff. The Department of Commerce at St. Joseph’s College inculcates in the students, job creation and economic growth by ensuring fair and reciprocal trade, providing the data necessary to support commerce and constitutional democracy, and fostering innovation by setting standards and conducting foundational research and development in the college level.

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)


Since its inception, the Department of Business Administration is committed to provide an education that takes into account the diversity of its students and encourages each individual to develop his / her full potential as entrepreneurs and productive individuals ready to assume international careers. Our students are exposed on complement to their in-class learning with various conferences, seminars, and other field visits. The department takes pride in teaching the students and advising them to focus on ensuring job opportunities with facilities that include IT services, enterprise resource planning, personal guidance, conference, workshops, various student clubs and social activities.


The College makes extensive use of scientific thrust to develop research aptitude in students, investments in lab equipment, to identify priorities, and to determine the very best scientific proposals to support learning for excellent outcomes. The college offers honours in the following subjects.


  1. Botany Honours
  2. Chemistry Honours        
  3. Mathematics Honours
  4. Physics Honours
  5. Zoology Honours           


With an objective to disseminate and enhance knowledge at costs affordable, the college has initiated a Post Graduate degree programme in English, Economics, History, Political Science, and Sociology. The aim of this new venture is to make the students get access to quality education here in our state. The department strongly believes that it would be able to provide academic excellence and encourage students’ participation in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. The college is committed to frame innovative and need based syllabi to provide up to date knowledge and develop relevant skills to make our students employable after post-graduation.

  1. Master of Arts- Economics                      
  2. Master of Arts- English                 
  3. Master of Arts- History                           
  4. Master of Arts- Political Science   
  5. Master of Arts- Sociology
  6. Master of Science- Botany


  1. For B.A./B.Com/BBA/B.Sc. Degree: Higher Secondary or other equivalent examination.
  2. For B.Sc.: 12 passed or equivalent from a recognized Board with the following conditions if an applicant wishes to take up Honours subject:
  • Minimum of 45% in the subject in which one desires to take up Honours.
  • Minimum of 45 % in Biology to take up Honours in Botany or Zoology.
  • Minimum of 45% in the aggregate to take up honours in a subject not available at Higher Secondary or equivalent level.
  1. For B.A. Honours courses: Minimum of 45% marks in the subject of choice at the Higher Secondary or an overall aggregate of at least 45% marks.
  2. For English Honours Course: Minimum of 50% marks in English at the Higher Secondary level.
  3. For B. Com. Honours course:  Minimum of overall 45% with 45% marks in Accountancy at the Higher Secondary examination.
  4. For BBA: Minimum of 50% at the Higher Secondary level in any stream.
  5. Change of Stream from Science at Class XII to B. Com. shall be permitted only to those students having a minimum of 45% or above at Class XII Science Examination.
  6. Students will be admitted on the basis of merit and depending on the availability of seats.
  7. There is no guarantee that all those who are registered will be selected for admission.


  •  For Post Graduate Degree, a minimum of 50% is required for admission in the department to which one desires to take up.
  • A candidate shall produce all relevant documents in original for verification (Registration cards, Mark-sheets, Admit Cards, and Certificates as per N.B.S.E, NU and other recognized Boards and Universities.
  • Preference shall be given to a candidate who has 1st Division Mark (60 and above) in the subject of the department. The criteria for admission shall be on the basis of merit.
  • A candidate who does not have 1st Division Mark in the subject of the department but seeks admission needs to get registered at the College Office.
  •  Admission shall be given to a candidate (without 1st Division Mark) in the subject of the department depending on the availability of seats.
  •  There is no guarantee that all those who are registered will be selected for admission.


  •   Admission process begins soon after the declaration of NBSE Hr. Sec. and NU Bachelor’s Degree Results.
  • Application Form cum Prospectus is available in the College Office during working hours (8.30am 4.00pm, Monday to Friday) on payment of Rs. 200/
  •  The filled in application form has to be submitted and registered in the College Office on or before the date specified along with the attested copy of Mark sheet of Class X, XII and Bachelor’s Degree with a registration fee of Rs. 100/-
  • The stages of admission

             Stage I     : – Submission and verification of application form

             Stage II    : – Meeting the management team

             Stage III   : – Selected candidates make payment of fees


  1. Four Xerox copies of Marksheet; four Xerox copies of Admit Card; six photos (4 passport-size & 2 stamp size photos).
  2. Original N.B.S.E or Equivalent Recognized Board and NU or Equivalent Recognized University Registration Card.
  3. The Original Marksheet should be produced for inspection at the time of interview for admission.
  4. Applicants coming from outside Nagaland Board/University must produce a Migration Certificate.


Josephites who have appeared their II & IV Semester Examinations (Bachelor’s Degree) must take Re-admission by the stipulated date announced by the College on payment of Annual Fees and first instalment tuition fee.