Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test (PET) 2022: Application Form, Dates

Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test

Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test 2022 – The University of Mumbai invites application for PhD Entrance Test (PET) 2022. Last date for application is 12 August 2022.

Check full details on Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test 2022 details here.

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Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test 2022 Subjects

Faculty of Humanities

  • African Studies
  • Ancient Indian Culture
  • Arabic
  • Civics & Politics
  • Economics
  • English
  • Eurasian Studies
  • French
  • German
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Islamic Studies
  • Kannada
  • Labour Studies
  • Logic & Philosophy
  • Marathi
  • Pali
  • Persian
  • Psychology
  • Rural Development
  • Russian
  • Sanskrit
  • Sindhi
  • Sociology
  • Urdu

Faculty of Inter-disciplinary Studies

  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Home Science
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Geography
  • Law
  • Library & Information Science
  • Linguistics
  • Social Work
  • Dance
  • Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Music
  • Performing Folk Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Special Education

Faculty of Science & Technology

  • Applied Biology
  • Bio-analytical Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Bio-physics
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Forensic Science
  • Information Technology Science
  • Life Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Nano Science & Nano Technology
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Architecture
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Information Technology Engineering
  • Instrumentation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Applications
  • Pharmacy

Faculty of Commerce & Management

  • Business Policy & Administration
  • Business Economics
  • Banking & Finance
  • Accountancy
  • Trade, Transport & Industry
  • Business Management
  • Management Studies

Important Dates for Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test 2022

Start of Application Process29 July 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Application12 August 2022
Entrance Test DateTo be Announced

Eligibility Criteria

  • Master degree or MPhil in relevant discipline with at least 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade (50 % marks in case of reserved category candidates).
  • Candidates appearing for the Final Year / Semester of the Master’s Degree Programme, as the case may be, of the concerned subject shall be allowed to appear for the online PET 2022. However, the results of PET-2022 of such candidates shall be valid only if they become otherwise eligible for admission to a Ph.D. Programme.

Application Process

  • Candidate has to apply online through the official website
  • Check eligibility criteria before filling application form.
  • Candidates shall retain the Print out of the online application for future reference.

Application Fee

For General CategoryRs. 1000/-
For Reserve Category (SC/ST/VJNT/SBC/OBC)Rs. 500/-

Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on the entrance test or exemption granted from such an entrance test and a subsequent personal Interview of candidates.
  • There will be 70% weightage for PET score and 30% for performance in interview.

Exemption From Entrance Test

  • Candidates having MPhil or having qualified GATE/SET/CSIR-NET/UGC-NET/SLET/INSPIRE or having JRF of apex bodies like CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR/DST/DBT/ICSSR are exempted from appearing in test.
  • Candidates who have passed MPhil Program.

Mumbai University PET 2022 Exam Details

Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  • PET shall be of 100 Multiple Choice Questions of total 100 Marks.
  • There will be two sections A and B
    • Section A : Section A will be based on the Research Methodology & General Awareness.
    • Section B : Section B will be subject specific.

Important Links

PET 2022 NotificationClick Here
Application FormClick Here
University of Mumbai WebsiteClick Here
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Important Dates

Start of Application Process06 October 2021
Last Date for Submission of Online Application26 October 2021
Entrance Test Date17 to 21 December 2021

Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test 2020

Important Dates

Start of Application Process22 January 2021
Last Date for Submission of Online Application02 March 2021, Midnight
Online Entrance Test Date26 March 2021