GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023 Jan: Dates, Application Form

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023 Jan – Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) Amritsar has invited applications for PhD admission for the Session Jan, 2023 through PhD Eligibility Test.

Check full details on GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023 Jan below here.

GNDU Amritsar PhD Programs 2023

The PhD Eligibility Test will be conducted for following courses:

  • Agriculture
  • Apparel and Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany/Environmental
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Engineering and Technology
  • Electronics Technology
  • Food Science & Technology
  • Human Genetics
  • Hindi
  • Law
  • Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Physical Education(T)
  • Physics
  • Planning
  • Sports Sciences & Medicine
  • Mechanical Engineering

Test Exempted

Candidates with UGC (NET)/ UGC-CSIR (JRF) examination/ SLET/ GATE/ GPAT/ICAR/INSPIRE/Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship awardees/teacher-fellowship holders/any other Direct Fellowship Awardee/who have passed M.Phil. from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar/ have qualified GNDU Ph.D. Eligibility Test and provided with validity CERTIFICATE are exempted from PhD Eligibility Test but will have to apply online in the following departments:

  • Agriculture
  • Apparel and Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Microbiology
  • Botany/Environmental
  • Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Music
  • Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Computer Engineering and Technology
  • Physical Education(T)
  • Computer Science
  • Physics
  • Economics
  • Planning
  • Electronics Technology
  • Political Sciences
  • Food Science & Technology
  • Guru Nanak Studies (Religious Studies)
  • School of Punjabi Studies
  • Hindi
  • Human Genetics
  • University Business School
  • Law

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023 Jan Important Dates

Last date for Application Form to be submitted online only12 Jan 2023
Date of PhD Eligibility Test17 Jan 2023
Counseling will be held on24 Jan 2023

Eligibility Criteria for GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023

  • Master’s degree with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA [50% marks or equivalent CGPA for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/ differently-abled candidates] of Guru Nanak Dev University or an equivalent degree of recognized Indian or Foreign University in the subject concerned or allied-field.
  • Those students who have passed their qualifying examinations (Masters) under Distance Education Mode, ODL Mode & Lateral Entry Scheme from the Central Universities/State Universities/other Govt. Institutions/Deemed Universities /Private Universities or under Regular Mode from Deemed/Private Universities, will have to check the equivalence of their qualified examinations from Equivalence Book (www.gndu.ac.in – University Links/Information Desk/General Branch Information Desk) or contact the Equivalence Section of the General Branch, Administration Block before applying for admission to the respective subject in Ph.D.
  • If any candidate gets admitted without checking the equivalency of their previous qualification and is subsequently found ineligible then the concerned candidate and the concerned department will be responsible for all the consequences arising therefrom.

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates can fill online Application at the University website: http://www.gnduadmissions.org/
  • The candidates must also go through the PhD notification.

How to Apply

  • Step 1. Generate Student ID
  • Step 2. Login
  • Step 3. Fill Basic Details
  • Step 4. Fill Academic Details
  • Step 5. Course Registration
  • Step 6. Registration Fee Payment
  • Step 7. Choice Filling
  • Step 8. Print Application Form

Application Fee

For SC/ST Rs. 650/-
For all other categories Rs. 1300/-
For Foreign/NRI Students US$ 500/-

GNDU Amritsar PhD Eligibility Test

  • The Eligibility Test will be conducted for different departments/subjects to fill in seats for the Ph.D. programme as per the prevailing Ordinances of Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar for its Ph.D. Programmes.
  • The validity of the Eligibility Test cleared by the candidates will be for 2 years
  • The students who have qualified UGC(NET)/UGC-CSIR (JRF) examination/ SLET/ GATE/ GPAT/ ICAR/ INSPIRE/ Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship awardees/teacher-fellowship holders/Direct Fellowship Awardees or have passed M.Phil. from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar/Validity Certificate of qualifying GNDU Ph.D. Eligibility Test will be exempted from Ph.D. Eligibility Test. The above mentioned candidates are, however, required to apply online for admission to PhD.
  • M.Phil candidates from other universities are not exempted from Ph.D. Eligibility Test.

PhD Eligibility Test Pattern

  • The question paper will consist of two parts.
    • Part-I will be compulsory and common to all candidates. It will consist of 25 multiple choice questions of general awareness and mental ability, and will carry 25 marks.
    • Part-II will be subject specific. The candidates will be required to attempt 50 objective type multiple choice questions, each question carrying 1 mark, and 5 short answer type questions (out of 15), each question carrying 5 marks.

PhD Eligibility Test Syllabus

  • The syllabus for the Ph.D. eligibility test for admission to PhD Program will be the same as prescribed for UGC/CSIR NET conducted by respective regulatory bodies.
  • In case of subjects where NET is not conducted, the syllabus for the test will be as per the Post Graduate Syllabi.

PhD Eligibility Test Minimum Qualifying marks

The minimum qualifying marks required to pass in the Ph.D. Eligibility Test have been fixed as 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/differently-abled candidates) in the aforesaid Eligibility test for admission to Ph.D. Programme.

Important Links

PhD Admission NotificationClick Here
Application PortalClick Here
GNDU Amritsar WebsiteClick Here
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GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2022

GNDU Amritsar PhD Programs 2022

The PhD Eligibility Test will be conducted for following courses:

  • Agriculture
  • Law
  • Architecture
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Biotechnology
  • Music
  • Botany/Environmental
  • Mol. Bio & Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering and Technology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Physical Education(T)
  • Civil Engineering
  • Physics
  • Electronics Technology
  • Planning
  • Food Sci & Technology
  • Political Sciences
  • Guru Nanak Studies
  • Psychology
  • Hindi
  • Sports Sciences & Medicine
  • History
  • University Business School
  • Human Genetics
  • Zoology
  • Hospital Administration

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2022 Important Dates

Last date for Application Form to be submitted online only is14 March 2022
Date of PhD Eligibility Test22 March 2022
Counseling will be held on29 March 2022

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2021

Important Dates

Last date for Application Form to be submitted online only is23 August 2021
Date of PhD Eligibility Test03 September 2021
Counseling will be held on10 September 2021

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2021 Results

Result of PhD Entrance Test Session 2021-22

GNDU Amritsar PhD Admission 2020

Important Dates

Last date for Application Form to be submitted online14th January 2020
Counseling will be held on16th January 2020