Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23 – Cotton University, Guwahati (Assam) invites applications for PhD Admission for the academic session 2022-23.

Check full details on Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23 here.

Latest –

  • (03 Jan 2023) Notification released for PhD Admission 2022-23

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Disciplines

Faculty of Physical, Chemical & Mathematical Sciences

  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science & IT (CSIT)
  • Library & Information Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics

Faculty of Life Sciences

  • Botany
  • Environmental Biology and Wildlife Sciences (EBWS)
  • Zoology
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBBT)

Faculty of Earth Sciences

  • Geography
  • Geology

Faculty of Human and Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Economics
  • Education
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Psychology

Faculty of Languages, Literature and Linguistics

  • Arabic
  • Assamese
  • Bengali
  • Bodo
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Persian
  • Sanskrit

PhD Seats 2022-23

PhD Chemistry14
PhD Computer Science & IT05
PhD Library & Information Science03
PhD Mathematics07
PhD Physics08
PhD Statistics04
PhD Botany03
PhD Environmental Biology and Wildlife Sciences01
PhD Zoology06
PhD Molecular Biology and Biotechnology04
PhD Geography04
PhD Geology
PhD Anthropology01
PhD Archaeology
PhD Economics03
PhD Education04
PhD History06
PhD Philosophy
PhD Political Science01
PhD Sociology
PhD Psychology01
PhD Arabic04
PhD Assamese05
PhD Bengali06
PhD Bodo02
PhD English06
PhD Hindi04
PhD Persian02
PhD Sanskrit02

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

Master’s degree or equivalent from a UGC recognized University with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade, in a subject related to the Ph.D. discipline where applying.

Relaxation of 5% of marks or an equivalent grade shall be applicable to candidates belonging to ST/ SC/ OBC/ Differently-Abled and such other categories as per rules of Government of Assam.

Important Dates for Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23

Opening Date for On-line Registration of Application05 Jan 2023
Closing Date of Submission of Application12 Jan 2023
Date of Written Examination28 Jan 2023

Selection Process

  • Selections will be via a Written Entrance Test of 70 marks followed by Viva-voce of 30 marks, to be held separately for each Department/Discipline.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in the Written Test is 35 for general category and 32 for reserved category candidates.
  • Final selection will be in order of merit based on the total of the marks obtained in the Written Test and Viva-voce.
  • Applicants having qualified for national-level scholarships such as UGC JRF/CSIR JRF, INSPIRE etc. who score below the qualifying mark in the Written Examination may be allowed to appear the viva-voce/interview, up to a maximum of 3 such candidates per subject, with approval of the Vice-Chancellor.
  • Candidates who had cleared NET/SLET in the related discipline within a period of 2 years preceding the date of this notification may be eligible for a relaxation of up to a maximum of 5% in minimum qualifying marks in the Written Exam.

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Entrance Details

Date and Venue of PhD Entrance Examination

Venue: Cotton University

Date: 28 January 2023

Entrance Exam Pattern

The entrance examination shall be of 70 marks.

The questions will be generally based on the PG syllabi of Cotton University and the UGC model syllabi of concerned subjects.

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

Candidate has to fill online application through the Cotton University Guwahati Website.

Read the instructions carefully before filling Application Form.

Application Fee

Application FeeRs.1200/-
Payment ModeUPI/ Debit/ Credit Card or Net Banking

Important Links

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Application FormClick Here
Cotton University Guwahati WebsiteClick Here
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Important Dates

Last Date for application fees payment03 Feb 2021
Closing Date of Submission of Application04 Feb 2021
Date of Written Examination13 Feb 2021

Cotton University Guwahati PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

Qualified Candidates in Written Examination

List of Qualified Candidates

Viva Voce Schedules

DEPARTMENTDepartmental NoticeDate & Time of Viva Voce
EDUCATIONNOTICE25th March 2021, 10 AM
SOCIOLOGYNOTICE26th March 2021, 9:30 AM
GEOLOGYNOTICE24th March 2021, 3 PM
ASSAMESENOTICE25th & 26th March 2021, 10 AM
PHILOSOPHYNOTICE26th March 2021, 11:30 AM
CHEMISTRYNOTICE22nd March 2021, 12:30 PM
ARABIC & PERSIANNOTICE25th March 2021, 11 AM
ZOOLOGYNOTICE25th March 2021, 11AM
ENGLISH NOTICE25th March 2021, 11:30 AM
BODONOTICE30 March 2021, 2 PM
HISTORYNOTICE30 March 2021, 11AM
BENGALINOTICE24 March 2021, 12 PM
Environmental Biology & Wild Life SciencesNOTICE22 March 2021, 11AM
ECONOMICSNOTICE8th & 9th April 2021, 10:30 AM
BOTANYNOTICE31st March 2021, 11AM