Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya – DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission 2023-24: Dates, Application, Entrance

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission

Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya PhD Admission 2023-24: Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh invites online application for PhD admission for the academic session 2023-24.

Check full details on DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission 2023-24 here.

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Programs

  • PhD Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology
  • PhD Anthropology
  • PhD Applied Geology
  • PhD Microbiology
  • PhD Botany
  • PhD Business Management
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Commerce
  • PhD Criminology
  • PhD Economics
  • PhD Education
  • PhD English
  • PhD Forensic Science
  • PhD Geography
  • PhD Hindi
  • PhD History
  • PhD Journalism & Mass Communication
  • PhD Library & Information Science
  • PhD Linguistics
  • PhD Mathematics
  • PhD Music
  • PhD Pharmaceutical Science
  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Political Science & Public Administration
  • PhD Psychology
  • PhD Adult Education
  • PhD Sanskrit
  • PhD Sociology & Social Work
  • PhD Urdu
  • PhD Zoology
  • PhD Fine Arts
  • PhD Performing Arts (Theatre Arts)
  • PhD Environmental Science
  • PhD Vedic Studies
  • PhD Studies on Indigenous Knowledge
  • PhD Statistics

Seats 2023-24

S. No.Courses/SubjectsTotal SeatsURSCSTOBCEWSPWD
1Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology03110100
2Anthropology04210100
3Applied Geology01100000
4Microbiology03110100
5Botany05210110
6Business Management07211210
7Chemistry15621421
8Commerce15621421
9Criminology03110100
10Economics07211210
11Education231131621
12English05210110
13Forensic Science03110100
14Geography04210100
15Hindi08311211
16History09411211
17Journalism & Mass Communication02100100
18Library & Information Science01100000
19Linguistics03110100
20Mathematics08311211
21Music02100100
22Pharmaceutical Science08311211
23Physics13521411
24Political Science & Public Administration07211210
25Psychology01100000
26Adult Education02100100
27Sanskrit10421211
28Sociology & Social Work07211210
29Urdu01100000
30Zoology07211210
31Fine Arts01100000
32Performing Arts (Theatre Arts)01100000
33Environmental Science08311211
34Vedic Studies02100100
35Center for Studies on Indigenous Knowledge02100100
36Statistics01100000

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission 2023-24 Eligibility Criteria

  • A 1-year/2-semester master’s degree programme after a 4-year/8-semester bachelor’s degree programme or a 2-year/4-semester master’s degree programme after a 3-year bachelor’s degree programme or qualifications declared equivalent to the master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed or equivalent qualification from a foreign educational institution accredited by an assessment and accreditation agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country to assess, accredit or assure quality and standards of the educational institution.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks or its equivalent grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled. Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.
  • Provided that a candidate seeking admission after a 4-year/8-semester bachelor’s degree programme should have a minimum of 75% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade on a point scale wherever the grading system is followed. A relaxation of 5% marks or its equivalent grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled, Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.
  • Candidates who have completed the M.Phil. programme with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed or equivalent qualification from a foreign educational institution accredited by an assessment and accreditation agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country to assess, accredit or assure quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme. A relaxation of 5% marks or its equivalent grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer) / Differently-Abled, Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission 2023-24 Important Dates

Activity DescriptionDate
Start of Submission of Online Application05 Jan, 2024
Last date of Submission of Online Application02 Feb, 2024
Dates of Entrance Test (Tentative)17 Mar, 2024
Display of Answer Key21 Mar, 2024
Last Date of Grievances Submission26 Mar, 2024
Tentative Date of Entrance Test Results Announcement12 Apr, 2024
Ph.D. Interview (By the respective Head of the Department)26 Apr – 09 May, 2024
Final Ph.D. Result (Tentative)By 20 May, 2024

Dr Hari Singh Gour University PhD Admission 2023-24 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online through University website www.dhsgsu.edu.in/
  • Read instructions carefully given there before filling application form.

Application Fee

CategoryApplication Fee (Expected)
For Unreserved, EWS, OBC-NCL CandidatesRs.1000/-
For SC and ST candidatesRs. 500/- 
For PWD candidatesNIL

If a candidate applies for more than one programme/code (PHDET) then the fee for each additional programme will be Rs. 500 for Unreserved, EWS, OBC-NCL candidates and Rs. 250 for SC and ST candidates and Rs. NIL for PWD candidates.

Selection Process

  • Admission to PhD Programme shall be of the two-stage process
    • Entrance Test
    • Interview

Exemption from Entrance Test

  • Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/JRF, CSIR NET/JRF/GATE/CEED and similar National level tests shall be exempted from appearing in the Entrance Test. However, they have to apply through www.dhsgsu.edu.in or https://dhsgsuadm.samarth.edu.in up to the last date of filling of the online form.
  • The Teacher Fellowship/Person relating to higher educations shall also be exempted from appearing in the Entrance Test. However, they have to apply through www.dhsgsu.ac.in or http://admissions.iumssagaruniv.com upto the last date of filling of the online form. However they have to produced sponsorship certificate from parent institution at the time of admission
  • Appearance in the interview is mandatory for the candidates who will qualify in the Entrance Test as well as the candidates who will be exempted from the Entrance Test.

Entrance Test

  • The Entrance Test shall consist of Written Exam of 100 questions of 70 marks having 2 parts.
    • Part ‘A’ –There will be 50 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) of 0.7 Marks each related to Research Methodology.
    • Part ‘B’ –There will be 50 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) of 0.7 Marks each related to the concerned subject.
  • The qualifying marks of the Entrance Test shall be 50% of the total marks of the Entrance Test.
  • A relaxation of 5 % marks will be allowed in the entrance examination for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/ Differently-abled category/Economically Weaker Section (EWS), and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

Entrance Test Centre

  • The University will conduct Ph.D. Entrance Test – 2023-24 at Sagar center only i.e. Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar (MP).
  • The information regarding Venue will be intimated through Admit Card.

Admit Card

  • The candidate has to download his/her ADMIT CARD Online. Admit Card shall not be sent by post.
  • The downloaded admit card will bear the relevant information namely, Name of the Candidate, Father’s name, Roll No., Name of the test Centre, photograph, signature, date of birth, address, subject and subject code(s) for appearing in the Entrance Test.

Syllabus

  • The detailed syllabus of Entrance Test- 2023 for each of the Ph.D. Program is available on university website: www.dhsgsu.edu.in

Results of Entrance Test

  • The results of various Ph.D. programmes will be made available on the University website.
  • The results will be prepared by resolving the grievances regarding the questions and answers submitted by the candidates within given time. After that, no grievances shall be entertained regarding the results.
  • University reserves the right to prescribe/modify the minimum qualifying marks of these Entrance Tests of different courses/subjects/programmes before interview.

Interview

  • An interview of the candidates who qualify in the Entrance Test as well as the candidates who are exempted from appearing in the Entrance Test, will be conducted by the concerned Department.
  • The candidates will be required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before a duly constituted Departmental Research Committee (DRC).
  • An Interview shall be of 30 marks for other than the candidates exempted from appearing in Entrance Test and of 100 marks for the candidates exempted from appearing in the Entrance Test.

Preparation of Merit list for Admission to PhD Programmes

  • For candidates who are required to appear in the Entrance Test :– The merit will be prepared on the basis of marks secured in Entrance Test (70 marks) plus Interview (30 marks) i.e. out of 100 marks.
  • The merit of candidates exempted for Entrance Test will be prepared on the basis of 100 marks of the interview.
  • Thereafter, a final combined merit will be prepared on the basis of 100 marks as mentioned above, for admission to Ph.D. Programme.

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Admission 2023-24 Results

Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya PhD Admission 2023-24 Results will be available as per schedule. Result will be updated here when available.

Important Links

ProspectusClick Here
Application FormClick Here
DHSGSU Sagar WebsiteClick Here
Previous Admissions

Dr Hari Singh Gour University PhD Admission 2022-23

DHSGSU Sagar PhD Programs 2022-23

Department Wise Seats for the Admission in Ph.D. Programmes:

Name of DepartmentsNo of Seats
Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology02
Anthropology03
Applied Geology03
Microbiology02
Botany04
Business Management06
Chemistry04
Commerce09
Computer Science & Applications02
Criminology02
Economics04
Education08
English04
Forensic Science03
Geography06
Hindi09
History04
Journalism & Mass Communication03
Law02
Library & Information Science04
Linguistics03
Mathematics & Statistics10
Music03
Pharmaceutical Science04
Physics05
Political Science & Public Administration04
Adult Education01
Sanskrit07
Sociology & Social Work06
Urdu01
Yogic Science02
Zoology02
Fine Arts2
Total134

Categories of PhD Candidates

  • Full Time PhD Candidates
  • Part-time PhD
    • Part-time candidates (Internal)
    • Part-time candidates (External)

Dr Hari Singh Gour University PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Opening of the online portal07 July, 2022
Last Date of receiving of the Online Application03 August, 2022
Editing in the Application Form by the candidate04-06 August, 2022
Dates of Entrance Test (Tentative)11 September
2022
Display of Answer Key on the University Website14 September, 2022
Results of the Entrance Test05 October, 2022
Ph.D. Interview (By the respective Head of the Department)17 – 29 October, 2022
Final Ph.D. ResultNovember, 2022

Dr Hari Singh Gour University PhD Admission 2021-22

Important Dates 2021-22

Opening of the online portal20 August 2021
Last Date of receiving of the Online Application09 September 2021
Date of Qualifying Entrance Examinationintimated later
Results to be published onintimated later

Available PhD Programs 2021-22

Name of DepartmentsNo of Seats
Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology3
Anthropology7
Applied Geology6
Microbiology3
Biotechnolgy3
Botany5
Business Management8
Chemistry17
Commerce18
Computer Science & Applications5
Criminology3
Economics6
Education12
English and other European languages8
Forensic Science7
General & Applied Geography11
Hindi11
History6
Journalism & Mass Communication4
Law10
Library & Information Science7
Linguistics6
Mathematics & Statistics15
Music4
Pharmaceutical Science8
Philosophy4
Physics10
Political Science & Public Administration6
Psychology4
Adult Education3
Sanskrit5
Sociology & Social Work8
Urdu2
Yogic Science2
Zoology6
Fine Arts2
Total245