Thursday, July 7, 2011

Punjabi University Admission to M. Phil. & Ph. D. Programmes

Courses Offered
Admission to M. Phil. & Ph. D. Programmes

The admission to M.Phil. courses and Ph.D. Programme during the academic session 2011- 2012 will be made on the basis of common Entrance Test.

For Ph.D. Programmes:

The candidates shall be admitted to Ph.D. Programme either directly or through M.Phil programme.

(i) Masters degree in the concerned/ allied subject (as determined by the Departmental Research Board) with 55% marks at Masters Degree and 50% marks at Bachelors Degree Level. (SC candidates will get 5% relaxation in post graduation Marks, as per rules). OR

(ii) M.Phil./M.Litt. Degree with B+ or equivalent. OR

(iii) In case of Defence Personnel who have obtained Masters Degree on the basis of staff college, registration will be allowed if the candidate has obtained at least 60% marks in the Master’s Degree. OR

(iv) Candidates who have passed C.A./I.C.W.A./Company Secretary Examinations are eligible for getting registered for Ph.D. Degree. OR

(v) All whole time teachers either of recognized private colleges or of Govt. Colleges who are serving within the jurisdiction of Punjabi University, Patiala with five years teaching experience are eligible for getting registered for Ph.D. Degree.

How To Apply
The candidate shall apply for admission to the M.Phil courses or Ph.D. Programme on a prescribed form (FORM-I) which may be downloaded from the University website .

The application form, duly filled, shall be submitted to the Co-ordinator, M.Phil./Ph.D Entrance Test Cell 2011, Department of Botany, Punjabi University, Patiala 147002 along with a Demand Draft of Rs. 1500/- (Rs. 1000/- for SC/ST candidates) in favour of the Registrar, Punjabi University, Patiala, payable at Patiala. In case of late submission of Application from late fees will be charged as already notified. 

The documents must be submitted in the following sequence.

i) Bank Draft
ii) Entrance Test Form (FORM -I) and Admit card
iii) Two Self addressed duly stamped (Rs 5.00) 9" x 4" envelops for Admit Card and Result Card.
iv) Copy of SC/ST certificate if concession in Application fee is claimed.
Contact Details
Coordinator, M.Phil/Ph.D. Entrance Test Cell, Department of Botany, Punjabi University, Patiala - 147002 (Punjab)

Phone : 0175 3046598, 3046599 Website:

Entrance test Schedule

Test Date: 30th July, 2011

10.00 am -12.00 noon: All subject except Linguistics & Lexicography, Public Administration and Religious Studies

02.00 pm – 4.00 pm: Linguistics & Lexicography, Public Administration and Religious Studies.

I Date for submission of Entrance Test Forms ( FORM -I) to Coordinator, M.Phil./Ph.D. Entrance Test
Without Late Fee 15-07-2011
With Late Fee of Rs. 1000/- 25-07-2011
With Late Fee of Rs. 2000/- 28-07-2011

II Date of Entrance Test 30-07-2011

III Declaration of Result 08-08-2011

IV Submission of Admission Form ( FORM -II or III)  in the concerned Department  12-08-2011

V Date of Interviews 16-08-2011

VI Start of Classes 23-08-2011

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