Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23 – Dr Yashwant Singh Parmar (YSP) University of Horticulture and Forestry Solan invites online applications for PhD admissions for the Academic Session 2022-23 2nd Semester.

Check full details for Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23 below here.

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Programs

PhD is available in following discipline

College of Horticulture, Solan (Nauni)

  • Agribusiness Management
  • Entomology
  • Floriculture & Landscape Architecture
  • Food Technology
  • Fruit Science
  • Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Seed Science & Technology
  • Vegetable Science

College of Forestry, Solan (Nauni)

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Environmental Science
  • Forestry Biology & Tree Improvement
  • Forest Genetic Resources
  • Forest Products
  • Microbiology
  • Silviculture & Agroforestry
  • Soil Science
  • Statistics

College of Horticulture & Forestry, Neri

  • Agribusiness Economics
  • Fruit Science
  • Plant Pathology
  • Silviculture & Agroforestry
  • Soil Science
  • Vegetable Science

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Last date for receipt of application19 Jan 2023
Date of Entrance Test22 Jan 2023
Date of Result Declaration24 Jan 2023
Schedule for 1st Counselling28 Jan 2023
Schedule for 2nd Counselling09 Feb 2023

Eligibility Criteria for Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23

Minimum Qualification / Eligibility

Post Graduates degree with an OGPA of 6.50/10.00 under course credit system or with a minimum of 65% marks in the respective degree from a recognized University as mentioned below in the following order of preference

  • First Preference: The candidates who have passed out their postgraduate degrees from ICAR-AU system (SAUs/ CAUs/CU’s with Agriculture faculty) and ICAR accredited universities/colleges.
  • Second Preference: The candidates who have passed out their postgraduate degrees from Private agricultural universities/ Colleges not accredited by ICAR.

For discipline wise qualification requirements read prospectus.

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply Online on the website: www.yspuniversity.ac.in.
  • Read prospectus carefully before filling application form

Application Fees

CategoryNormal Seat (a)Self-financing Seat (b)Both (a and b)
SC/ST/Physically Challenged/Third gender800/-1300/-1500/-

Admission Process

  • The entrance test will be conducted at the University Main Campus, Nauni (Solan).
  • Candidates fulfilling all the required qualification/ eligibility conditions and have obtained 45 and above marks in the entrance test, will be eligible to appear in the counselling process.
  • There shall be two rounds of offline counselling.
  • Offline Counselling for all Ph.D. Programme will be carried out after preparation of merit list. Dates of different rounds of counselling have been notified and mentioned in the important dates. The candidates are advised to remain in touch regularly with the University website for further updates. No separate letter for any round of counselling will be sent to any candidate. No letter, FAX, or telephonic enquiry about the admission will be entertained.

Dr. YS Parmar University PhD Entrance Test 2022-23 Details

  • The entrance test will be conducted at the University Main Campus, Nauni (Solan) on 22nd January, 2023 (Sunday) from 11.00 AM to 1.00 PM.
  • The duration of the examination will be two hours.
  • There will be a composite question paper of 100 marks of two hours duration. The question paper will have two parts. The total marks obtained in the entrance test by a candidate will be displayed on the University website (www.yspuniversity.ac.in) on the date mentioned in the Important Dates.
  • The question paper for entrance test will be of objective type carrying 100 marks as under:
  • Part-A of the question paper is compulsory for all. This part will include 30 questions on current affairs and policy programmes in the field of Horticulture, Forestry and Agriculture at National and International level.
  • Part-B shall have the options and will contain 70 questions and the syllabus will be of the concerned discipline of M.Sc. Programme as approved by the ICAR on the IV Deans’ Committee report. For the disciplines of Tree Improvement & Genetic Resources; Silviculture; Wood Science & Technology; Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Environmental Management, there will be a common question paper of Major (core) courses. In case of Agroforestry, there will be a separate paper. The candidate will choose the subject of specialization in accordance with the nomenclature of qualifying degree.
  • Each question has four responses and out of these only one is the most appropriate.
  • Scoring: Each question carries one mark and for each correct response the candidate will get one mark. The candidates are advised to put ‘X’ against question not attempted and should not leave the column blank. When a box is left blank, it will be treated as (X) i.e., not attempted. More than one answer indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect response. Erasing, cutting or overwriting is not allowed.

Important Links

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Application FormClick Here
Dr. YS Parmar University WebsiteClick Here
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Important Dates

Start Application Process21 August 2021
Last date for receipt of application25 September 2021