Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form

Sikkim University PhD Admission

Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23 – Sikkim University Gangtok invites applications for admission to PhD programmes for the academic session 2022-23.

Check more details on Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23 here.

Latest – Application Form is available now

Available Seats

List of Departments with Number of Seats

SubjectsSeats
Anthropology 5
BhutiaOn Hold
Botany5
Chemistry7
Chinese1
Commerce7
Computer Applications5
Economics4
Education6
English4
Geography5
Geology3
Hindi 2
History 2
Horticulture 5
International Relations 3
Law 7
Lepcha On Hold
Limbu On Hold
Management 6
Mass Communication No Vacancy 
Mathematics 3
Microbiology 5
Music 5
Nepali 6
Peace and Conflict Studies and Management 1
Physics 5
Political Science 2
Psychology 4
Sociology 3
Tourism No Vacancy 
Zoology 4
TOTAL115

Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates with at least 55% marks / equivalent grade for General and 50% marks / equivalent grade for SC, ST and OBC (Central List)/DA candidates in Master Degree in relevant/allied disciplines are eligible to apply for Ph.D programme.
  • Candidates who have appeared or appearing in the qualifying examination may also apply and appear in the written examination, and if qualified, may also appear in the interview. However, the provisional admission of such applicants shall be confirmed only after obtaining the required percentage of marks / CGPA in the qualifying examination.

For more detailed eligibility criteria refer to prospectus.

Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

EventsDates
Publication of Admission Notice10 June 2022
Start of Submission of online applications12 June 2022
Last Date for Submission of online applications11 July 2022
Data arrangement by System Management12-15 July 2022
Scrutiny of online applications16-20 July 2022
Uploading of list of eligible PhD candidates21 July 2022
Date of written test (online / offline)30-31 August 2022
Interview of qualified candidates (Online/Offline)01-02 September 2022
Declaration of 1st list of selected candidates07 September 2022
Admission of selected candidates of 1st List08-12 September
2022
Uploading of 2nd list for admission against vacant seats14 September 2022
Admission of selected candidates (2nd list) and Hostel Admission15-20 September 2022
Commencement of Odd Semester26 September 2022

Application Process for Sikkim University PhD Admission 2022-23

  • Candidates have to fill online application available at official website of Sikkim University.
  • Read instructions given there carefully before filling the application form.

Application Fee

For General/OBC/EWSRs. 1000/-
ST/SC/PWDRs. 500/-
Payment Methodonline

Selection Process

  • Written examination and interview either offline/online, as the case may be, are compulsory for admission to Ph.D programme.
  • A weightage of 10 % on the marks obtained in written examination shall be awarded to candidates with UGC- NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR-NET (including JRF), / ICAR-NET/ ICMR-NET/ DBTNET/ SLET / GATE / Teacher Fellowship and M.Phil. degree holders on regular mode with one semester course work.
  • The entrance examination for Ph.D shall be conducted out of a total of 100 marks, of which 70 marks shall be allotted for written examination and 30 marks for the interview.
  • The final merit list shall be prepared by taking the marks obtained in both the components (written and interview).
  • The qualifying mark in written examination for Ph.D is 50% for General or 45% for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy)/ DA or any other category as may be notified by the Government of India from time to time.

Sikkim University PhD Written Test Details

PhD Written Test Schedule

DateGroupSubjects
30.08.2022Group  ‘A’
(10:00 am – 12:00 am)
Anthropology, Botany, Chemistry,
Chinese, Commerce, Economics,
Computer Applications, Education,
PCS&M
30.08.2022Group  ‘B’
(1:00 pm -3:00 pm)
English, Geography, Geology, Hindi,
Horticulture, IR, Law, Management,
Sociology
31.08.2022Group  ‘A’
(10:00 am – 12:00 am)
Mathematics., History, Microbiology,
Music, Nepali, Physics, Psychology,
Zoology Political Science

Syllabus

The syllabus of the written examination consists of

  • 50 % research methodology
  • 50 % subject specific

Important Links

ProspectusClick Here
Application FormClick Here
Sikkim University WebsiteClick Here

Previous Admissions

Sikkim University MPhil & PhD Admission 2021-22 (Special Drive for SC/ST/OBC)

Sikkim University invites applications for admission to M.Phil and Ph.D programmes against the vacant seats under SC/ST/OBC category.

Interested candidates with 50% marks in Post- Graduate or equivalent grade in relevant / allied subject may apply online between 7.12.2021 to 16.12.2021 (till midnight). (Please refer to the e-prospectus for the eligibility criteria-Page no: 17 to 27)

Available Seats

DEPARTMENT PHD MPHIL
ANTHROPOLOGY 1 OBC
BHUTIA 1 OBC X
BOTANY 1 SC X
CHEMISTRY 2 OBC 1 SC, 1 ST
CHINESE 1 SC X
COMMERCE 1 SC, 2 OBC X
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS 1 ST, 1 OBC X
ECONOMICS 1 SC, 1 OBC X
EDUCATION 1 ST X
ENGLISH 1 OBC X
GEOGRAPHY 1 OBC
GEOLOGY 2 ST, 1 OBC X
HINDI 1 OBC
HORTICULTURE 1 OBC X
IR 1 SC
LAW 1 SC 1 OBC
LEPCHA 1 OBC X
LIMBU 1 SC, 1 OBC X
MANAGEMENT 1 OBC X
MATHEMATICS 1 SC, 2 OBC 1 SC
MICROBIOLOGY 1 ST X
NEPALI 1 OBC X
PHYSICS 1 ST, 1 OBC 1 OBC
TOURISM 1 SC X
ZOOLOGY 1 OBC X

Important Dates

Tentative Admission Calendar (SPECIAL DRIVE) for M. Phil/PhD Admission (2021-22)

Activities DATES
Publication of Admission Notice and  upload on the University website6th December’ 2021
Submission of online applications 7.12.2021 to 16.12.2021 (till mid  night)
Data arrangement 17th to 20th December’2021
Scrutiny of online applications and intimation to  the eligible candidates by the Department.21st to 22nd December’ 2021
Mock Test for Online Examination 24th December’ 2021
Written Test (Online) M. Phil – 27th December’ 2021 Ph. D – 28th December’ 2021
Interview and submission of list of selected  candidates (By the department)30th-31st December’ 2021
Admission of selected candidates 4th to 7th January’2022

Sikkim University MPhil & PhD Admission 2021-22

Available Seats

List of Departments with Number of Seats

DepartmentMPhilPhD
Anthropology34
Bhutia2
Botany5
Chemistry25
Chinese1
Commerce8
Computer Applications3
Economics8
Education3
English4
Geography44
Geology4
Hindi59
History411
Horticulture5
International Relations26
Law24
Lepcha2
Limbu2
Management5
Mass Communication1
Mathematics26
Microbiology2
Music17
Nepali2
Peace and Conflict Studies and Management24
Physics23
Political Science2
Psychology
Sociology2
Tourism3
Zoology3

For exact seats refer to prospectus.

Sikkim University MPhil & PhD Admission 2021-22 Important Dates

EventsDates
Publication of Admission Notice28 June 2021
Start of Submission of online applications01 July 2021
Last Date for Submission of online applications31 July 2021
Data arrangement by System Management02 to
05 August 2021
Scrutiny of online applications06 August to 16 September 2021
Written Test & Interview11 and 12 September
2021
Declaration of 1st list of selected candidates17 September 2021
Admission of selected candidates of 1st List18 to 22 September
2021
Uploading of 2nd list for admission against vacant seats27 September 2021
Admission of selected candidates (2nd list) and Hostel Admission28 to 30 September
2021
Commencement of Odd Semester06 October 2021
Final counseling for filling of vacant seats, if any, and
closing of Admission
22 October 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates with minimum 55% in Post Graduate or equivalent grade (45% /equivalent grade for reserve category) in relevant / allied subject.

For more detailed eligibility criteria refer to the official website.

Sikkim University MPhil & PhD Admission 2021 Results

Sikkim University MPhil & PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

EventsDates
Publication of Admission Notice15 Jan 2021
Submission of online applications16 Jan  to 28 Jan 2021
Data arrangement by System Management29 Jan 2021
Scrutiny of online applications01 to 03 Feb 2021
Written Test & Interview08 & 09 Feb 2021
Submission of the list of selected candidates to the Admission committee11 Feb 2021
Admission of selected candidates13 to 15 Feb 2021

Available Seats

Department M.Phil Ph.D
Botany 1 (SC)
Chemistry 1 (EWS)
Commerce 3 (2 OBC, 1 SC)
Computer Applications 1 (EWS)
Education 1 (EWS)
English 1 (EWS) x
Geography 1 (ST) x
Geology 3 (1 EWS, 1 OBC, 1 SC)
History 3 (1 SC, 2 OBC) x
Horticulture 1 (ST)
Hindi 1 (OBC)
International Relations 1 (SC) x
Law 2 (1 OBC, 1 EWS) x
Mathematics 1 (UR) 1 (SC)
Music 2 (OBC) 1 (ST)
Nepali 1 (ST) 1 (SC)
Physics 1 (UR) 1 (SC)
Political Science 1 (OBC) x
Psychology 2 (1 SC, 1 EWS) x
Sociology 1 (OBC)
Tourism 1 (OBC) 1 (SC)
Zoology 2 (1 OBC, 1 EWS)