English and Foreign Languages University – EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24: Dates, Application

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission
EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2024 – EFLU University invites online applications for admission to various PhD Program at Hyderabad, Lucknow and Shillong Campus for the academic session 2023-24.

Check full details on EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2024 here.

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Courses

  • PhD English Language Education
  • PhD English Literature
  • PhD Linguistics and Phonetics
  • PhD Education
  • PhD Translation Studies
  • PhD Indian and World Literatures
  • PhD Hindi
  • PhD Arabic Language and Literature
  • PhD French Language and Literature
  • PhD German Language and Literature
  • PhD Russian Language and Literature
  • PhD Spanish Language and Literature

PhD Seats 2023-24

Programme SubjectIntakeCampus
Ph.D. Linguistics and Phonetics14Hyderabad
Ph.D. Linguistics and Phonetics05Lucknow
Ph.D. Linguistics and Phonetics01Shillong
Ph.D. English Language Education16Hyderabad
Ph.D. English Language Education01Lucknow
Ph.D. English Language Education02Shillong
Ph.D. Education04Hyderabad
Ph.D. Hindi05Hyderabad
Ph.D. Indian and World Literatures05Hyderabad
Ph.D. English Literature10Hyderabad
Ph.D. English Literature03Lucknow
Ph.D. Translation Studies05Hyderabad
Ph.D. Arabic Language and Literature04Hyderabad
Ph.D. French Language and Literature08Hyderabad
Ph.D. Russian Language and Literature04Hyderabad
Ph.D. German Language and Literature01Hyderabad
Ph.D. Spanish Language and Literature07Hyderabad

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2024 Important Dates

Start of application form13 Dec 2024
Last date of application form04 Jan 2024
Entrance Tests DatesTo be declared

Eligibility Criteria for EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2024

  • Master’s Degree holders in related field with with 55% marks for general/ OBC candidates, and 50% marks for SC/ ST/ Differently-abled category candidates (The eligibility marks may be relaxed by 5% for sponsored candidates.)

Note – For subject wise requirements read information brochure.

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2024 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online through the University website https://www.efluniversity.ac.in.
  • The prescribed entrance test fee should only be paid online (by credit card/debit card/net-banking).
  • All courses and programmes are full-time.

Application Fee

General/ OBC candidatesRs. 500/-
SC/ ST/ Differently-abled candidatesRs. 250/-

Hyderabad PhD Entrance Test 2024

  • Students who have secured 50% marks in the Entrance Tests are eligible to be called for the interview.
  • 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.
  • Please note that the prescribed cut-off percentage of marks has to be obtained in the objective test, and the interview (where applicable), as well as in the aggregate score, in order to be eligible for being considered/ shortlisted for provisional admission to a programme. Admission is based on the order of merit.

Note for UGC NET/ UGC JRF Qualified Candidates

  • Candidates who have qualified the UGC NET / UGC JRF in the subject concerned are exempted from appearing in the written component of the entrance test for admission to a Ph.D. programme offered by the English and Foreign Languages University. These candidates are required to upload the UGC NET Award Letter / UGC JRF Certificate at the time of application and produce the original certificate at the time of the interview. The interview is for 30 marks. The marks that these candidates score out of 30 at the interview will be calculated out of 100 and their rank is ordered accordingly along with the marks of other candidates.
  • The percentage of marks admissible to different categories as per the UGC Regulations 2022 (for award of M.Phil. / Ph.D. Degree) are applicable to these UGC NET / UGC JRF holders for all the doctoral programmes offered at the University. The candidates are required to obtain minimum cut-off marks at the interview for being considered / shortlisted for provisional admission to a Ph.D. programme. Further, the provisional admission to a doctoral programme will be based on order of merit.
  • Mere claiming of UGC NET / UGC JRF without uploading the document will not entitle the candidate for exemption from the written component of the Entrance Test. No further requests in this regard will be entertained.

Entrance Test Cities

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Patiala
  • Chennai
  • Delhi / NCR
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Jaipur
  • Srinagar
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Madurai
  • Mangalore
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Raipur
  • Ranchi
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Varanasi
  • Vijayawada

*Applicants are required to indicate three different cities in order of preference from the above list. They will be allotted the test city by the computer system, based on the availability of slots on a first-come-first-served basis. The test city once allotted cannot be changed under any circumstances.

Important Links

Admission NotificationClick Here
ProspectusClick Here
Application LinkClick Here
EFLU Hyderabad WebsiteClick Here
Previous Admissions

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2022

Important Dates

Last date for the receipt of applications for all courses/programmes is18 May 2022
Entrance Tests for PG Diploma & PhD Admission04 June 2022
Entrance Tests ResultsTo be decalred

EFLU Hyderabad PhD Admission 2021

Important Dates

Last date for the receipt of applications31 August  2021
Entrance Tests for PG Diploma09 September 2021
Entrance Tests for Research Program18 September 2021