HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form, Entrance

HPU Shimla PhD Admission

HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 – Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), Shimla invites applications for PhD Admission for session 2022-23 through Entrance Test.

Check more details on HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 like dates, application process, eligibility here.

HPU Shimla PhD Programs

Applications are invited for admission to Ph. D. Programme (through entrance test) for the session 2022-2023 in the following courses:

PhD ProgramNumber of Seats
PhD Mathematics07
PhD Physics16
PhD Biotechnology07
PhD Botany
PhD Zoology
PhD Computer Science12
PhD History05
PhD Hindi08
PhD Economics
PhD Music05
PhD Journalism01
PhD Geography
PhD Public administration03
PhD Sociology02
PhD Tourism06
PhD Social work01
PhD Law03
PhD Education24
PhD Management06
PhD Commerce09
PhD Psychology05
PhD Sanskrit05
PhD Political Science10
PhD English15
PhD Chemistry08
PhD Physical Education07
PhD Sustainable Rural Development04
PhD Visual Arts03
PhD Yoga Studies01

Important Dates for HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 (Through Entrance)

EventDates
Date of Notification11 Jan 2023
Last date for submission of online application07 Feb 2023
Date of Entrance TestWill be notified later

Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree or a equivalent professional degree with minimum 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade B in the UGC-7 point scale or equivalent grade if other grading system is followed.
  • 5% relaxation of marks from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for the candidates belonging to ST/SC/Definitely-abled and other categories of candidates as per university norms.

HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

Candidate has to apply online through the official website of HPU Shimla.

Read the instructions carefully before filling the application form.

Selection Process

Selection will be through entrance test.

Entrance Details

  • Entrance test will be of 80 Marks.
  • Passing marks will be 50% marks. Relaxation of 05% Marks for SC/ST/PwD category.
  • Weightage of Marks scored in Entrance Test-
    • For UGC-NET/GATE Qualified Students – 20% of Marks Secured in Entrance Test
    • For SLET Qualified Students – 15% of Marks Secured in Entrance Test
    • For MPhil/LLM/MTech Qualified Students from H.P. University – 10% of Marks Secured in Entrance Test

Important Links

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Application LinkClick Here
HPU Shimla WebsiteClick Here
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HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 (Direct Admission)

Available PhD Programs

Applications are invited for admission to Ph. D. Programme (directly without entrance test) for the session 2022-2023 in the following teaching departments:

PhD ProgramNumber of Seats
PhD Mathematics07
PhD Physics12
PhD Biotechnology11
PhD Botany06
PhD Zoology08
PhD Computer Science10
PhD History08
PhD Hindi13
PhD Economics07
PhD Music04
PhD Journalism05
PhD Geography04
PhD Public administration03
PhD Sociology03
PhD Tourism01
PhD Social work01
PhD Law05
PhD Education24
PhD Management06
PhD Commerce06
PhD Psychology02
PhD Sanskrit03
PhD Political Science01
PhD English08
PhD Chemistry09
PhD Physical Education07

Important Dates for HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2022-23 (Direct Admission)

EventDates
Online applications starts22 July 2022
Last date for submission of online application10 Aug 2022

HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2021-22

Important Dates

Online applications starts23 Nov 2021
Last date for submission of online application10 Dec 2021
Entrance Test date3rd week of Dec 2021

Available PhD Programs

PhD ProgramNumber of Seats
Mathematics   4
Physical               8
Biotechnical       3
Botany 6
Zoology               10
Computer Science         5
Economics          14
Public administration     7
Sociology            2
Social work        2
Law       9
Education           1
Management   9
Commerce         15
Psychology        3
Sanskrit               2
Rural development        7
English 3
Chemistry          7
Microbiology     3

Selection Process

Selection will be Entrance Based.

Eligible candidate has to appear for entrance test of 80 marks.

Weightage will be as follows

NET/GATE Qualified20% marks secured in Entrance Test
SLET Qualified15% marks secured in Entrance Test
M.Phil/ LLM/ M.Tech. from HPU Shimla10% marks secured in Entrance Test

HPU Shimla PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Online applications starts23 Jan 2021
Last date for submission of online application10 Feb 2021
Entrance Test date26 Feb 2021