Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2022-23 – Central University of Jharkhand (CUJ) Ranchi invites application for PhD Admission 2022-23.

Check full details on Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2022-23 such as important dates, application process, eligibility and more below here.

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Programs

  • PhD Computer Science
  • PhD Management
  • PhD Commerce
  • PhD Education
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Environmental Sciences
  • PhD Life Science
  • PhD Music
  • PhD English
  • PhD Tribal Studies
  • PhD Nanoscience and Technology
  • PhD Energy Engineering
  • PhD Water Engineering and Management
  • PhD Transport Science and Technology
  • PhD Geoinformatics
  • PhD Tibetan Language & Culture

PhD Seats for the Academic Session 2022-23

PhD Computer Science 06
PhD Management 05
PhD Commerce 02
PhD Education 05
PhD Chemistry 08
PhD Physics 13
PhD Environmental Sciences 03
PhD Life Science 03
PhD Music 02
PhD English 01
PhD Tribal Studies 05
PhD Nanoscience and Technology 06
PhD Energy Engineering 12
PhD Water Engineering and Management 05
PhD Transport Science and Technology 03
PhD Geoinformatics 09
PhD Tibetan Language & Culture 04

Reservation Roster for PhD Programs for the Academic Session 2022-23

Reservation Roster for PhD Programs for the Academic Session 2022-23

Eligibility Criteria

  • Online applications are invited from NATIONAL LEVEL TESTS qualified candidates for the admission to Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programmes in Central University of Jharkhand for the Academic Session 2022-23.
  • Candidates for admission to the PhD programme shall have a Master’s degree in relevant discipline with 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate for General Category and 50% or equivalent grade in aggregate for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/ PWD.

Ph.D. Programs Eligibility Criteria

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Opening of the online Application forms15 November 2022
Last date for submission of application06 December 2022
Publication of the list of eligible candidates for Interview09 December 2022
Verification of documents and interview12 December 2022
Announcement of Merit List for admission19 December 2022
Admission fee submission20-23 December 2022
Admission of waitlisted candidates against vacant seats, if any26 December 2022

Selection Process

Through Entrance Test

National Level Entrance Examination shall be conducted by the University (Examination Centre: Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, Jharkhand) for the following disciplines (Annexure- III):

  • Nanoscience and Technology
  • Energy Engineering
  • Water Engineering and Management
  • Transport Science and Technology
  • Geoinformatics
  • Tibetan Language and Culture

Mode of Direct Admission

For ALL other disciplines (Annexure- II), the admission will be taken directly without entrance exam based on the following criteria followed by the interview:

A candidate who fulfils one of the following requirements, as applicable for relevant disciplines, may be considered for direct admission to the Ph.D. Programme without appearing in the entrance test –

  • A Candidate who is qualified in a national level test such as National Eligibility Test such as UGC/CSIR-NET-JRF (with fellowship), NET-LS (without fellowship), ICMR-JRF, DBT-BET, State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) accredited by UGC/ Central Government or State Government or conducted by the University.
  • Candidate must have valid UGC/CSIR -NET, ICMR-JRF, DBT-BET, SLET certificate or must have some financial assistance such as UGC/CSIR/ICMR/DBT-JRF/AICTE/ financial assistance from Govt. programs {Like Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship (RGNF), Maulana Azad National Fellowship (MANF) etc.
  • A candidate who is a recipient of National Doctoral Fellowship or other fellowships from Government /semi-government organizations (through All- India selection procedure conducted by the agencies/organization for award of research fellowships) such as Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE). Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Indian Council of Medical Research, and similar National Level Organizations.
  • A candidate who is selected under Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) of AICTE for Faculty Development Programme of a State Government/UGC.
  • A foreign national who is a recipient of a fellowship by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Government of India and who is sponsored by his/her government.
  • A candidate, working in an externally funded research project in the University as a research personnel, may be allowed to register for Ph. D. in the University. Provided further that in such cases, the consents of the PI and the supervisor (incase PI is not the supervisor) that the research work of the Project and that of the Ph. D. will not hamper the interest of either.

Interview Process

Interview / viva-voce shall be conducted only of those candidates who have completed the online application process.

Interviews will be held in offline mode in the respective Department. The same will be notified on the university website. It may please be noted that no request for change in date and time of interview will be entertained. Candidature for PhD admission will not be considered if the candidate fails to appear in the interview.

The final information regarding the date of interview will be notified on the University’s website. Candidates are advised to keep visiting the University website regularly.

Performance Evaluation Weightage

For candidates taking admission through direct mode:

  • Fixed weightage for NET (with JRF): 70 Marks
  • Fixed weightage for NET (without JRF): 50 marks
  • Interview: 30 Marks

For candidates who have qualified examination conducted by CUJ:

  • Marks obtained in Entrance test
  • Interview: 30 marks

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

  • Applications may be filled and submitted ONLINE through the link: https://cujadm.samarth.edu.in/
  • Candidates are required to upload recent passport size photograph, scanned signature and scanned copies of other supporting documents.
  • After successful submission of online application, a print-out of the same along with supporting documents, should be retained by the candidate and same to be produced along with documents at the time of interview in front of the PhD. Admission Interview committee.
  • Read the instructions and guidelines carefully before filling and submitting the online form.

Application Fees

CategoryExamination Fee
General/OBC/EWSRs. 800/-
SC/ST/TransgenderRs. 400/-
Person with Disability (PwD)/FemaleRs. 200/-

Important Links

ProspectusClick Here
Application FormClick Here
Central University of Jharkhand websiteClick Here
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Available PhD Programs

Nanoscience and Technology07
Energy Engineering08
Water Engineering and Management03
Transport Science and Technology04
Computer Science and Technology04
Life Science03
Environmental Sciences05
Tribal studies04
Tribal and Customary Law04
Mass Communication05
Performing Arts (Music)01
Tibetan Language and Culture02

Central University of Jharkhand PhD Admission 2021-22 Important Dates

Opening of the online Application forms06 September 2021
Last date for submission of application (Extended)08 October 2021