Palamuru University PhD Admission Notification, PU Directorate of Admissions invites applications through offline mode from the eligible candidates for Ph.D. Eligibility Test 2020 in various subjects under different faculties of Palamuru University.
Ph.D. Eligibility Test is one of the eligibility criteria for admission into Ph.D. programs offered by Palamuru University in different subjects in the faculties of Arts, Social Sciences, Commerce, Management, Education, Law, Science, Oriental Languages, Engineering, Pharmacy, Technology, and Informatics.
Eligibility and Admission of Candidates
a. Candidates must have obtained a Post Graduate Degree, from a recognized University in the concerned subject or in an allied subject approved by the University securing not less than 55% marks at the Post Graduate Degree and securing not less than 50% marks in the case of SC/ST candidates.
If the results of Post Graduate Degree are declared in the form of grades/ credits/cumulative grade point average in their marks cards/transcripts, such grades/points shall be converted into a percentage of marks to assess the minimum eligibility criteria.
b.The candidates must have been awarded a research fellowship through a national level test such as UGC-CSIR/ ICMR / ICAR /DBT /JRF fellowship/ and Teacher Fellowship applicants subject to clearance by the RAC, PU.
(Or) The candidates, who do not have any fellowship and have cleared qualifying exams i.e., NET/ TSET/ GATE/ JEST, etc., are directly admitted into a Ph.D. program subject to clearance by the RAC, PU. (Or)
The candidates with ICSSR/ RGNF/ MANF/DST-INSPIRE/ NIN- JRF/ICAR/IICT-JRF awarded by national-level bodies/ institutes, Project Fellows, etc., having NET/TSET/GATE/Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) or any other equivalent Ph.D. eligibility test qualification are also admitted directly to the Ph.D. program.
Those who have any fellowship but do not have any eligibility test qualification are also admitted directly into Ph.D., subject to the condition that they must clear NET/TSET/ other Ph.D. Eligibility Test as decided by RAC within two years from the date of admission into Ph.D. programme.
c.The candidate with an M.Phil. or an equivalent degree from a recognized University shall be eligible for direct admission into the Ph.D. program.
Test Pattern & the Medium of the Test:
The eligibility test will be of 90 minutes duration and the question paper consists of 100 objectives (multiple choice only) type questions. The eligibility test will consist of any 3 or 4 varieties of objective type items such as analogies, classification, matching, comprehension of a research study/experiment / theoretical point of view, etc., with multiple answers besides the usual multiple-choice items. The items will be framed only from the syllabus of the eligibility test.
Maximum marks for eligibility test: 100 marks
Nature of test: Objective type with multiple-choice questions.
The medium of eligibility test: The medium of eligibility test will be English only except for language subjects.
How to apply:
The filled-in application form along with the requisite enclosures and a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.500/- (Rupees Five hundred only) and in case of SC/ST Candidates Rs.300/- (Rupees Three hundred only) drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favor of “THE REGISTRAR, PALAMURU UNIVERSITY” payable at Mahabubnagar should reach The Office of the Registrar, Palamuru University, Mahabubnagar-509001, Telangana State in person or by post by 5:00 p.m. on or before 6th March 2020.
Important Dates: (Not Official)
Issue of Notification:03-02-2020
Submission of Application Commence from 04.02.2020.
Last date for submission of application without late fee: 06-03-2020.
Date of Entrance Test: will be announced