Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023: Entrance, Dates, Application Form

Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023 – Periyar University invites applications for Common Entrance Test for PhD Program offered in the Various Departments / Affiliated Colleges / Research Institutions of Periyar University for Jan 2023 Session.

Check more details on Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023 below here.

Latest –

  • (29 Dec 2022) Notification released for PhD Entrance Test

Periyar University PhD Programs

Available PhD Admission Categories

Candidates can register under the following categories for the Ph.D. programme

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

PhD Programs

  • PhD Commerce,
  • PhD Economics,
  • PhD Education,
  • PhD English,
  • PhD History,
  • PhD Journalism and Mass Communication,
  • PhD Management,
  • PhD Physical Education,
  • PhD Political Science,
  • PhD Public Administration,
  • PhD Sociology,
  • PhD Tamil,
  • PhD Biochemistry,
  • PhD Biotechnology,
  • PhD Botany,
  • PhD Chemistry,
  • PhD Computer Science,
  • PhD Energy Science,
  • PhD Environmental Science,
  • PhD Food Science and Nutrition,
  • PhD Geology,
  • PhD Library and Information Science,
  • PhD Mathematics,
  • PhD Microbiology,
  • PhD Nutrition and Dietetics,
  • PhD Physics,
  • PhD Psychology,
  • PhD Statistics,
  • PhD Sericulture,
  • PhD Textiles and Apparel Design,
  • PhD Zoology,
  • PhD Energy Technology,

For available subjects for Jan 2023 check options available in application form.

Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023 Important Dates

Periyar University PhD Entrance (CET) Jan 2023 Important Dates

Last date for submission of on-line application27 Jan 2023
Last date for submission of printed version of the on-line application30 Jan 2023
Hall ticketsto be announced
Date of Common Entrance Testto be announced

Eligibility Criteria for Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023

  • For the purpose of admission to Ph.D. programme, a candidate should have obtained a master degree
    • with 55% marks and 50% for SC/ST/OBC (non creamy layer)/differently-abled or equivalent grade (as prescribed by the UGC).
    • and acquired Master’s Degree under 10+2+3+2/10+2+4+2 chronological pattern of programmes of study.

Periyar University PhD Admission Jan 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online only on the University Website www.periyaruniversity.ac.in. 
  • Read instructions carefully before filling application form.
  • For applying online application, the applicants should have scanned image of their community certificate, PG consolidated (or) mark statements, passport size photograph and signature to upload the same in appropriate places.

Application Fee

For SC/ST and Differently-abled candidatesRs. 1180/-
For Other CandidatesRs. 590/-
Mode of PaymentOnline

Selection Procedure

  • A Common Entrance Test will be conducted for all the PhD applicants (FT & PT candidates) aspiring to join the University Departments and approved affiliated colleges/ institutions.
  • No PhD Programme offered through the distance education mode.
  • The candidates who qualify UGC-NET / UGC-CSIR (NET) / SET / GATE / DST Inspire qualified are exempted from appearing written test but shall attend the interview conducted by the Department Research Committee.

Admission through the two stages

  1. An Entrance Test consists of both written test and oral interview. Written test will be conducted for 40 marks and oral interview for 10 marks. Candidates securing 50% altogether shall be declared eligible for admission. Those candidates scored at least 15 marks in the written test will be called for oral interview. Rank list may be prepared based on entrance test (50%) and P.G. marks (50%).
  2. An interview to be organized to discuss their research interest / area through a presentation before a duly constituted Department Research Committee to cheek the candidate’s competence for the proposed research.

Periyar University PhD Entrance Jan 2023 Admit Card

The applicants can download their hall ticket via online (CET portal).

Download Admit Card

Important Links

ProspectusClick Here
InstructionsClick Here
Application LinkClick Here
Periyar University WebsiteClick Here
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Previous Admissions

Periyar University PhD Admission July 2022

Available PhD Admission Categories

Candidates can register under the following categories for the Ph.D. programme

  • Full Time (with or without stipend or fellowship)
  • Part Time (teacher or non-teacher; internal / external)
  • Research Fellows/Research Assistants/Technical Assistants/ Project Assistants/Training Officers in Extension Departments approved by the University, appointed in the Research Projects funded by recognized Agencies/ Government are also eligible to register for Ph.D. on a full time basis in the same department provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria laid down.
  • Independent Research without Supervisor

Important Dates

Last date for submission of on-line application (Extended)11 July 2022
Last date for submission of printed version of the on-line application (Extended)14 July 2022
Hall tickets20 July 2022
Date of Common Entrance Test23 July 2022

Periyar University PhD Admission Dec 2021

Important Dates

Last date for submission of on-line application21 Dec 2021
Last date for submission of printed version of the on-line application24 Dec 2021
Hall ticketsAnnounced Later
Date of Common Entrance TestAnnounced Later

Periyar University PhD Admission July 2021

Important Dates

Last date for submission of on-line application09 August 2021
Last date for submission of printed version of the on-line application12 August 2021
Hall ticketsAnnounced Later
Date of Common Entrance TestAnnounced Later