Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24: Dates, Application Form

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission
Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24 – Bundelkhand University, Jhansi invites applications for PhD admission in various departments for 2023-24 session.

Check full details on Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24 below here.

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Courses

PhD Courses 2023-24

  • PhD Genetics and Plant Breeding
  • PhD Agronomy
  • PhD Agriculture Extension
  • PhD Plant Pathology
  • PhD Entomology
  • PhD Horticulture
  • PhD Soil Science
  • PhD Agriculture Economics
  • PhD Fine Art
  • PhD Economics
  • PhD English
  • PhD Geography
  • PhD Hindi Literature
  • PhD History
  • PhD Home Science
  • PhD Political Science
  • PhD Psychology
  • PhD Sanskrit
  • PhD Sociology
  • PhD Social Work
  • PhD Library and Information Science
  • PhD Defence Studies
  • PhD Mass Communication
  • PhD Physical Education
  • PhD Management
  • PhD Commerce
  • PhD Tourism and Hotel Management
  • PhD Botany
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Mathematics
  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Zoology
  • PhD Pharmacy
  • PhD Biotechnology
  • PhD Computer Science
  • PhD Environmental Science
  • PhD Food Technology
  • PhD Microbiology
  • PhD Biomedical
  • PhD Geology
  • PhD Biochemistry
  • PhD Forensic Science
  • PhD Education
  • PhD Law

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24 Important Dates

Commencement of Online application27-12-2023
Website closure for submission of online application31-01-2024
Last date for receipt of hard copy of completed application05-02-2024
Admit Card Release12-02-2024
Date of Entrance TestIInd or IIIrd week of February 2024
Declaration of Entrance ResultFebruary 2024
Start of Course workIst week of April 2024

Eligibility Criteria for Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24

  • Master’s degree in the corresponding subjects from any recognized institute or university with minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade.
  • The candidates of the SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-abled category will be offered the relaxation of 5% in the marks.

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2023-24 Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply online through the official website
  • Read instruction given there before filling application form.
  • Printout of application with all enclosures should reach the university before last date.

Application Fee

For General/OBC CandidatesRs. 2000/-
For SC/ST CandidatesRs. 1000/- 

Admission Process

The University shall admit Ph.D. students through an entrance test named as “Bundelkhand University Common Entrance Test” (BU-CET)” for Ph.D. admission.

Exemptions from the Entrance Test

The following categories of candidates shall be exempted from the Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to the Ph.D. program:

  • Regular teachers of the University, its constituent’s college or a college affiliated/associated to the University, who have completed their probation period successfully.
  • The SFS teacher of University Campus who have completed 5 years of service with at least one research publication.
  • International students (including NRIs) which shall be subject to the general rules framed by the Government of India from time to time and as applicable to the University with regards to the admission, fees etc.
  • All candidates who qualified UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR-NET (including JRF)/GATE/ Teacher Fellowship holder/ ICAR NET (including JRF).

Entrance Exam Details

  • Entrance Test which will contain two papers.
  • Each paper comprise 100 MCQ type questions of 2 marks each (maximum 200 marks).
  • There shall be negative marking. On each wrong answer, 1/2 mark will be deducted.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for the Entrance Test shall be 50 percent marks in total aggregate of first and second paper.
  • Provided that a relaxation of 5% of marks i.e.45% shall be allowed for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/Differently-abled category in the entrance examination conducted by the University.
  • The Entrance Test shall be conducted ordinarily in the Bundelkand University campus at Jhansi.
  • The University shall arrange for an interview/viva-voce for both type of candidate which shall include Presentations on the research interest/area. For this, there shall be maximum of 30 marks.


The first paper is common to candidates of all faculties.

The syllabus for the first paper

  • General information about Social , Economic, Political and current Issues
  • Basic aptitude about reasoning, logic and numeracy
  • Basic Information about Science, Social Science & Education

The syllabus for the Second paper

All the question for Paper 2nd shall be to related to concerned subject.

Faculty of Science

  • Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Food technology, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Biomedical, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Pharmacy and Forensic Science

Faculty of law

  • Law

Faculty of Education

  • Education

Faculty of Commerce

  • Commerce
  • Management
  • Tourism & Hotel Management

Faculty of Agriculture

  • Agronomy
  • Agriculture Extension
  • Horticulture
  • Plant Pathology
  • Agroforestry
  • Soil Science
  • Entomology
  • Genetics & Plant Breeding
  • Agriculture Economics

Faculty of Arts

  • Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Journalism and Mass Communication, Sociology History, Economics, Political Science, Psychology, Geography, Fine Art, Physical Education, Library & Information Science, Home Science and Social Work

Preparation of Academic Merit

University shall grant Registration/Admission to the candidate for the Ph.D. program on the basis of academics and marks of interview after approval of the Vice-Chancellor.

Academic merit shall be prepared as follows:

  • 25 % of the Undergraduate percentage.
  • 50 % of the Postgraduate percentage.
  • Additional weightage, maximum of 10 marks, shall be given to the following candidates.
    • JRF- 10 marks
    • Inspire- 10 marks
    • GATE or GPAT with more than the score of 95 percentile- 10 marks.
    • Candidates working in Research Project – 05 Marks
  • Interview 30 Marks

Note:- Scholars who are exempted from the Entrance Test and the candidates qualifying the Entrance test both have to go through the process of Academic Merit as already mentioned above.

Important Links

NotificationClick here
Application FormClick here
Bundelkhand University Jhansi WebsiteClick here
Previous Admissions

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2022-23

PhD Courses 2022-23

SubjectNo of Seats
Genetics and Plant Breeding04
Agriculture Extension02
Plant Pathology02
Soil Science04
Agriculture Economics02
Fine Arts02
Hindi Literature10
Home Science04
Political Science04
Social Work02
Library & Information Science02
Mass Communication02
Tourism & Hotel Management08
Computer Science10
Environmental science08
Food Technology06
Forensic  Science02

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Availability of Online Admission Forms26 Sept 2022
Last Date for Online Application (Extended)31 Dec 2022
Admit Card ReleaseJan 2023
Date of Entrance TestSecond Week of Feb 2023
Declaration of ResultFeb/March 2023

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2021-22

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Availability of Online Admission Forms22 Sept 2021
Last Date for Application21 Oct 2021
last date for receipt of hard copy of completed application24 Oct 2021

Bundelkhand University Jhansi PhD Courses 2021

Name of DepartmentsNo of Seats
Genetics  and Plant Breeding4
Agriculture  Extension2
Plant  Pathology2
Fine Arts2
Hindi Literature6
Home Science4
Political Science4
social works2
Library & Information Science1
Mass Communication2
Tourism & Hotel Management8
Computer Science10
Environmental science8
Food Technology4
Forensic  Science2