ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS (CBCS) CHOICE BASED CREDIT SYSTEM (CBCS) A pass in the Senior Secondary (+2) Examination (any academic stream) conducted by the H.P Board of School Education (or in case of Shashtri, pass in Prak Shashtri from Sanskrit Colleges affiliated to the HPU) or an examination accepted as equivalent thereto by the various bodies of the H.P. University. An applicant who has passed the qualifying examination with science stream shall be given preference in admission to B'sc. Programme. An applicant who has passed the qualifying examination with commerce stream shall be given preference in admission to B. Com. Programme. An applicant must not be more than 23 years of age (25 years for girl student only) on 01-07-2017. The upper age limit is raised to 26 years for S.C. and S.T. applicants. However, in case of overage applicants, the Vice Chancellor, H.P. University may allow a relaxation up to six months. An applicant having passed 10+2 examination with English as one of the compulsory subjects from any Indian University/Board recognized by law can seek admission. Admission of a student is liable to be cancelled in case he/she furnishes incomplete/ wrong/ false information or in case of concealment of facts. Disciplinary action will also be taken against such a candidate. Initially all admissions shall be provisional and subject to the final approval by H.P. University. Rules of admission are subject to change as per the Himachal Pradesh University notifications issued from time to time.