Tamil Nadu-based Periyar University has extended the deadline for submission of online applications for the PRIDE UICP December 2020 and May 2021 Examinations. Students can register for the exams at the university website periyaruniversity.ac.in.

“Last Date Extended for PRIDE & UICP DEC-2020 & MAY-2021 Online Application, Registration and Payment of Exam Fee,” read a note on the website.

Students are instructed to send a printed version of their online application with a signature affixed to the Controller of Examinations, Periyar University, Salem-636 011 on or before May 13. Earlier, the deadline was May 7. The exam fee can be paid online by May 21.

The schedule and hall tickets will be uploaded in the University website for Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) examinations for various undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Theory examinations (May 2021) will be conducted in the examination centres allotted by Periyar University (or) through online mode if the situations warrants. Practical examinations will be conducted separately. The practical examinations center and the schedule of examinations will be intimated later.

Exams for students admitted through PRIDE are conducted in months of May and December.

Here’s PRIDE application instruction booklet.

Here’s direct link to apply for PRIDE May 2021 exam.

Steps to apply for PRIDE May 2021 exam:

  1. Visit Periyar University website, periyaruniversity.ac.in
  2. Click on ‘PRIDE December 2020 & May 2021 Exam’ application link scrolling on homepage
  3. Enter Register Number and date of birth to login
  4. Fill application form for relevant course, pay fee and submit
  5. Download copy of application form and take printout.