University of Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24 – University of Hyderabad (HCU) invites application for PhD programs in various Schools/ Departments and Centers for Session 2023-24.
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- List of selected candidates declared for counseling
- Revised Schedule for the Ph.D. Entrance Examinations – 2023 declared
- (27 April 2023) Notification for PhD Admission 2023-24 Released
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University of Hyderabad PhD Programs
- PhD Mathematics
- PhD Applied Mathematics
- PhD Statistics
- PhD Computer Science
- PhD Physics
- PhD Electronics Science and Engineering
- PhD Chemistry
- PhD Biochemistry
- PhD Plant Sciences
- PhD Microbiology
- PhD Animal Biology
- PhD Biotechnology
- PhD Systems and Computational Biology
- PhD English Language Studies
- PhD Philosophy
- PhD Hindi
- PhD Urdu
- PhD Applied Linguistics
- PhD Translation Studies
- PhD Comparative Literature
- PhD Sanskrit Studies
- PhD History
- PhD Political Science
- PhD Sociology
- PhD Anthropology
- PhD Education
- PhD Regional Studies
- PhD Folk Culture Studies
- PhD Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy
- PhD Indian Diaspora
- PhD Gender Studies
- PhD Economics
- PhD Dance
- PhD Art History and Visual Studies
- PhD Communication
- PhD Management Studies
- PhD Health Sciences (Public Health)
- PhD Optometry
- PhD Nursing
- PhD Biomedical Sciences
- PhD Psychology
- PhD Cognitive Science
- PhD Materials Engineering
- PhD Nanoscience and Technology
PhD Seats 2023-24
|PhD Applied Mathematics||01|
|PhD Computer Science||15|
|PhD Electronics Science & Engineering||05|
|PhD Earth Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences||09|
|PhD Plant Sciences||09|
|PhD Animal Biology||05|
|PhD Systems & Computational Biology||02|
|PhD Applied Linguistics||03|
|PhD Translation Studies||01|
|PhD Comparative Literature||04|
|PhD Sanskrit Studies||02|
|PhD Political Science||12|
|PhD Regional Studies||03|
|PhD Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy||08|
|PhD Indian Diaspora||02|
|PhD Gender Studies||02|
|PhD Art History and Visual Studies||01|
|PhD Management Studies||15|
|PhD Health Sciences (Public Health)||02|
|PhD Cognitive Science||05|
|PhD Materials Engineering||07|
|PhD Nanoscience & Technology||01|
University of Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24 Eligibility Criteria
|Course||Subject||Minimum Qualifications for admission|
|Ph.D.||Mathematics||With at least 55% marks or equivalent grade|
in Master’s degree in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics
|Ph. D.||Applied Mathematics||With at least 55% marks or equivalent grade in Master’s degree in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics|
|Ph.D||Statistics||Master’s degree in concerned or related subjects (Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/Statistics/ Economics/Computational Sciences) with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade|
|Ph. D.||Computer Science||With at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree in any Engineering/ Technology/Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Bioinformatics OR with 60% marks in B.E./B.Tech. OR M.Phil. in Mathematics or Statistics OR with 60% marks in 3-year MCA program|
|Ph.D.||Physics||With at least 55% marks in M.Sc. degree in Physics or closely related subject / Master’s degree in Technology with sufficient Physics background, in terms of courses necessary to carry out research in Physics.|
|Ph.D.||Electronics Science and Engineering||(a)At least 60% aggregate marks in the Master’s degree in Electronics Science /Electronics/Applied Electronics/ Electronics and Communication/ Engineering Physics & Instrumentation/ Physics(with Electronics as one of the Subjects)/ Radio physics/ Radio Physics & Electronics OR |
(b) with at least 60% aggregate marks in the B.E./ B.Tech., in Electronics, Instrumentation and Control Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Electronics and Control systems/ Electronics and Information Systems/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Electronics Engineering/ Electronics Science and Engineering/ Electronics Technology/ Instrumentation/ Instrumentation & Electronics Engineering./ Instrumentation & Control Systems/ Instrumentation Technology.
The admission to Ph.D. (Electronics Science and Engineering) is based on entrance examination which will be conducted by University. This entrance examination is a qualifying one as per UGC regulations. On the basis of their performance, students who qualify in the entrance examination will be called for an interview. However, those who have qualified for UGC JRF in Electronics Science can apply directly against University notification and appear for an interview. The framework for the interview will be as per the UGC Regulations.
|PhD||Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences||Master’s degree in Geology / Applied Geology / Geophysics / Applied Geophysics / Ocean Sciences/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Meteorology or a closely related area with at least 55% marks|
|Ph. D.||Chemistry||M.Sc. OR equivalent degree in Chemistry or in allied subjects with at least 55% marks. (Note: M.Sc. in Physics or Materials Science or Life Sciences are treated as allied subjects for this purpose) |
NOTE: Candidates admitted to Ph.D. Chemistry should be able to conduct their experiments on their own. There will be no provision for allowing any assistance or scribe to do the experiments
|Ph.D.||Biochemistry||M.Sc. in Biochemistry or in a closely related area or M.Sc. / M.Tech. in Bioinformatics or MBBS with at least 55% marks. PhD admission have both an entrance exam followed by an interview. Candidates qualified for JRF from CSIRUGC/ICMR/DBT will be exempted from the written test and allowed to appear for the interview|
|Ph.D.||Plant Sciences||With at least 55% marks in M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences or M.Tech. in Bioinformatics/Biotechnology.PhD admission have both an entrance exam followed by an interview. Candidates qualified for JRF from CSIRUGC/ICMR/DBT will be exempted from the written test and allowed to appear for the interview.|
|Ph.D||Microbiology||With at least 55% marks in M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences or M.Tech. in Bioinformatics/Biotechnology.|
|Ph. D.||Animal Biology||Candidates with at least 55% marks in Master & degree in Animal Biology or in any area of Life Sciences/M.Tech in Bioinformatics or Biotechnology, M.Pharm, or M.V.Sc are eligible to apply. PhD admission have both an entrance exam followed by an interview. Candidates qualified for JRF from CSIRUGC/ICMR/DBT will be exempted from the written test and allowed to appear for the interview.|
|Ph.D.||Biotechnology||With at least 55% marks in Master’s degree in Biotechnology/Biology or a closely related area/ Medical Biotechnology/ Biomedical Science/ MSc Systems Biology/5-year Integrated MSc in Systems Biology/Biology or related areas OR an MBBS/ M. Tech. Biotechnology/ M.Sc./M.Tech Bioinformatics, M. Pharm, M.V.Sc with a minimum of 55% marks. PhD admission have both an entrance exam followed by an interview. Candidates qualified for JRF from CSIR-UGC/ICMR/DBT will be exempted from the written test and allowed to appear for the interview.|
|Ph.D.||Systems and Computational Biology||M.Sc./M.Tech. in Bioinformatics/ Systems Biology/ Computational Biology/ Biotechnology with minimum 55% marks OR 5-year Integrated M.Sc. in Systems Biology with minimum 55% marks OR M.B.B..S /M.V.Sc./ ME or M.Tech. (Electronics/Electrical Eng M.E. (Biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, Bioengineering, biochemical engineering, Electronics/ Bioelectronics engineering, computer engineering, IT and AI engineering)/ M. Pharm. with at least 55% marks. |
The Following are also desired:
1. Have studied both Mathematics and Biology upto Intermediate i.e., 10+2 standard.
2. One or more of the following skill sets: computer programming (R /C /Python /Java /Fortran /Mat lab etc.), knowledge of Calculus and numerical methods, Mathematical modelling, Statistics and Machine learning methods, Bioinformatics tools.
|PhD||English||Master’s degree in the subject concerned with at least 55% of marks.|
|Ph. D.||Philosophy||With atleast 55% marks in MA Philosophy. Exceptionally good candidates from related fields may be considered subject to the availability of expertise within the Department.|
|PhD||Telugu||M.Phil. degree in the subject concerned and Master’s degree in the subject concerned with at least 55% marks OR Master’s degree in the subject concerned with at least 55% marks|
|Ph.D.||Hindi||With atleast 55% marks in Master’s degree in Hindi|
|Ph. D.||Urdu||With at least 55% marks in Master’s degree in the subject concerned|
|Ph. D.||Applied Linguistics||(a) PG in Linguistics / Applied Linguistics with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade. OR |
(b) PG in allied subjects with a minimum of 60% marks/equivalent grade and at least 12 credits in Linguistics/Applied Linguistics courses. (Allied subjects include English Language Studies (ELS), Language & Literature, Speech & Hearing, Cognitive Science, Anthropology, Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Communication Studies)
Note: Candidates should have acquired their PG degree in English medium only.
|Ph.D.||Translation Studies||a) PG in Linguistics / Applied Linguistics / Translation Studies / Literature with a minimum of 55% marks. OR |
(b) PG in any other discipline with a minimum of 60% marks/equivalent grade.
Note 1: The candidates who passed their qualifying examination in non-English medium should have minimum 60% marks in English as one of the subjects at their graduate examination.
Note 2: Only those candidates who meet these minimum requirements will be called for an interview.
|Ph.D.||Comparative Literature||Master’s degree in Comparative Literature or in any language / literature or allied / relevant discipline with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade. The candidate must have adequate knowledge of at least two languages / literatures (one of which may be English).|
|Ph.D.||Sanskrit Studies||a) With at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree in Sanskrit or equivalent/Natural Language Processing OR; |
b) With at least 55% marks in B.A.M.S.
|Ph.D.||English Language Studies||Master’s Degree in English or Linguistics/Applied Linguistics (with English as the medium of instruction), with at least 55% marks.|
|Ph. D.||History||With at least 55% marks or Equivalent Grade in M.A. in History OR Master’s in allied subjects from the Social Sciences |
The Medium of the Ph.D. Program is English. All the students applying for the Program are required to have adequate English language skills.
|Ph. D.||Political Science||With at least 55% marks or Equivalent Grade in Master’s degree in Political Science/any Social Sciences /Humanities subjects|
|Ph. D.||Sociology||Master’s degree in Sociology or other Social Sciences including Cultural Studies with at least 55% marks.|
|Ph.D.||Anthropology||M.A./M.Sc. in Anthropology with a minimum 55% marks OR M.A. in allied subject with at least 60% marks|
|Ph.D.||Education||with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade Master’s in Education/ Psychology/ Philosophy/ Sociology/ Social Anthropology/Adult and Continuing Education/ Population Studies/Social Work/Women Studies/ English|
|Ph.D.||Regional Studies||With at least 55% marks or equivalent grade in M.A. in any Social Science discipline OR M.Sc. in Geography / Disaster Management/ Environment Studies. Eligible candidates willing to work in the identified thrust areas of research at the Centre, including Development, Urban & Regional issues, Environment, Disasters, Tribal Studies, Migration, Borderlands, Violence, and collective identities, will be preferred. Coursework is compulsory for all students in Ph.D. in the Centre. |
Note: Candidates should have an M.A. degree in English medium only.
|Ph.D.||Folk Culture Studies||Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in any of the subjects in Social Sciences, Humanities, Fine Arts, Performing Arts, and Communication. Note: Medium of instruction and submission of thesis shall be in English only.|
|Ph.D.||Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy||A Master’s degree with any one of the following mentioned subjects with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade. Anthropology, Economics, Education, History, Human Rights, Political Science, Public Administration, Public Policy, Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Social Work, Sociology, Social Geography, Women/Gender Studies.|
|Ph.D.||Gender Studies||With at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade in Master’s degree from any discipline in Social Sciences and Humanities or a Master’s in Women’s/Gender Studies|
|Ph.D.||Economics||M.A. in Economics (with at least 55% marks or Equivalent Grade) OR Master’s degree in the allied subjects (Commerce, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, and Management or any of the Social Science subjects) with at least 55% marks or Equivalent Grade).|
|Ph.D.||Dance||Master’s degree in Dance with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade OR Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in any subject.|
|Ph.D.||Art History and Visual Studies||Completed 2-year/4-semester Master’s degree program in Art History, Social Science, Architecture or relevant discipline (after 4 year undergraduate degree) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 10- point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree 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. |
A person whose M.Phil. dissertation has been evaluated and recommended for award of the degree.
|Ph.D.||Communica tion||With at least 55% marks in Master’s degree in the subject concerned OR With at least 55% marks in any subject in Master’s degree|
|Ph.D.||Management Studies||With at least 55% marks in MBA/M.Com/ CA/CMA/two years full time Post Graduate Diploma in Management Programs approved by AICTE.|
|Ph.D.||Public Health||a. Master’s Degree in Public Health with at least 55% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination. |
b. Master’s degree in any stream of Health Sciences, Indian Systems of Medicine, Applied sciences, Allied Health Sciences, Nursing with at least 55% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination.
c. Master’s degree holders in Life sciences, Social sciences, Medical Social Work, Behavioral sciences, Health Management and Health Administration with at least 55% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination. Applicants of b. and c. categories above should have demonstrable & documented Public Health Experience of 2-years in addition to the minimum qualifications criteria which will be assessed during the time of interview.
Note: JRF holders in Social Medicine & Community Health of UGC-NET with eligibility are also eligible to appear for interview without appearing for University Entrance Examination. Other JRF holders but with demonstrable & documented Public Health Experience of 2-years , can also appear for interview without writing the university entrance
|Ph.D.||Optometry||Master’s degree in Optometry & Vision Sciences with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in Master’s degree in any stream of Health Sciences, Allied Health Sciences, with at least 55% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination. Publications in international peer viewed journals are desirable.|
|Ph.D.||Nursing||M.Phil (Nursing) or M.Sc. (Nursing) with specializations Medical Surgical/ Community Health/Mental Health and 3year teaching or Clinical experience after M.Sc.(N). The candidates should have passed M.Sc. Nursing with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate in qualifying examination and strong inclination to research in Nursing and/or health sciences which will be assessed during the time of interview.|
|Ph.D.||Biomedical Sciences||Master’s degree in Biochemistry/Animal Sciences, Biotechnology/Biomedical Sciences/ Pharmaceutical Sciences/ Life Sciences/Genetics/ Physiology or in a closely related area, with at least 55% marks are eligible to apply.|
|Ph.D.||Psychology||With at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree in Psychology|
|Ph.D.||Cognitive Science||For Neuroscience Specialization |
(A) Under Dr. Sudipta Saraswati: Eligibility: Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% in Neural and Cognitive Sciences, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, or any branch of biological science like Zoology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics, etc.
(B) Under Dr. Akash Gautam: Eligibility: Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% in Neural and Cognitive Sciences, or any branch of biological science like Zoology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience, Genetics, etc.
(C) Under Dr. Joby Joseph: Eligibility: Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% in branches related to Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.
JRF/NET qualified in these areas are also eligible to appear for interview without appearing for University Entrance Examination, as per the admission criterion mentioned in the prospectus.
|Ph.D.||Materials Engineering||M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent Master’s degree in Metallurgy; Mechanical (Production/ Manufacturing Engineering); Materials Engineering; Ceramic Engineering/ Technology or Engineering Physics, Chemical Engineering; Nanoscience and technology OR Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in any of the above disciplines. OR Master of science degree in Physics/Chemistry/ Industrial Chemistry/ Materials Science/Nano Science and Technology. |
Candidates should have at least 55% marks in the respective qualifying exam.
|Ph.D.||Nano Science and Technology||M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent Master’s degree in Metallurgy; Mechanical (Production/ Manufacturing Engineering); Materials Engineering; Ceramic Engineering/ Technology; or Engineering Physics, Chemical Engineering; Nanoscience and technology, Electronics Engineering* , OR Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in any of the above disciplines. OR Master of science degree in Physics/Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry/Materials Science/Nano Science and Technology.|
Candidates should have at least 55% marks in the respective qualifying exam.
University of Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24 Important Dates
|Entrance Examination application window (PhD)||1st May to 30th May, 2023|
|Downloading of Hall Ticket||17th June 2023 onwards|
|PhD Entrance Exams||24th & 25th June 2023|
|Notification of Shortlisted candidates for Interviews||11th July 2023|
|Interviews||20th to 26th July 2023|
|Result Notifications||8th August 2023|
|Physical Reporting for Admissions (PhD) counselling||16th & 17th August 2023|
|Commencement of Classes||18th August 2023|
|Last date for closure of admissions of waitlisted candidates||18th September 2023|
University of Hyderabad PhD Entrance 2023 Details
Revised Schedule for the Ph.D. Entrance Examinations – 2023
Ph.D. Entrance Examinations 2023-24 will be held on 24th and 25th June, 2023
- New Delhi
- Kozhikode (Calicut)
University of Hyderabad PhD Entrance 2023 Admit Card
University of Hyderabad PhD Entrance 2023 Admit Card is available now.
University of Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24 Application Process
- Candidates has to apply online through official website http://www.uohyd.ac.in/
- Keep scanned copy of Photograph, Signature, Educational Certificates, Valid NET JRF Certificate, Caste Certificate (SC/ST/OBC (NCL) /EWS applicants) etc. ready before initiating the application.
- A candidate is free to apply for admission to as many courses as she/he wishes after ensuring from the schedule for the Entrance Examination that there is no clash in the subjects of his/her choice.
- Read the Prospectus and instructions before filling the on-line application form.
|General Candidates||Rs. 600/|
|EWS Candidates||Rs. 550/-|
|OBC Candidates||Rs. 400/-|
|SC/ST/PWD(PH) Candidates||Rs. 275/-|
- Admission to all the PhD Programs will be done based on the performance in the Written Test and Interview.
- The cut-off for Gen/ EWS candidates shall be 50% marks and for the candidates belonging to the SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/Differently abled Category it shall be 45% marks in the Entrance Exam.
- The Entrance Exam marks of Ph.D. shall be used for shortlisting candidates to be called for interview. The Interview will be conducted for 30 marks.
- The basis of final shortlisting of candidates for admission will be based on their performance in the entrance examination giving 70% weightage for the written test and 30% weightage for the interview/viva-voce.
List of Ph.D. courses having exemption from entrance examination & the weightages in lieu of written test
|Subject||JRF TYPE||Weightage in lieu of Written Test|
|Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics||UGC-JRF, CSIR-JRF, NBHM||50|
|Computer Sciences||UGC-JRF, CSIR-JRF||40|
|Electronics Science and Engineering||UGC-JRF, CSIR-JRF||40|
|Biochemistry||CSIR-UGC, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Plant Sciences||CSIR-UGC, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Microbiology||CSIR-JRF, UGC-JRF, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Animal Biology||CSIR-JRF, UGC-JRF, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Biotechnology||CSIR-JRF, UGC-JRF, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Systems and Computational Biology||CSIR-JRF, UGC-JRF, DBT, ICMR||40|
|Public Health||UGC JRF in Social Medicine & Community Health||35|
|Cognitive Science||JRF in (UGC/ CSIR/ ICMR/ DBT)||35|
University of Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023-24 Results
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