SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23: Application Form, Dates, Entrance Test (RDET)

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23- Soban Singh Jeena University, Almora, Uttarakhand invites applications for PhD Admission for 2022-23 through Research Entrance Test (RDET).

Check complete information regarding SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23 below here.

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SSJ University Almora PhD Programs

  • Drawing and Painting
  • Economics
  • English
  • Geography
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Music
  • Political Science
  • Sanskrit
  • Psychology
  • Social Science
  • Commerce and Management
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Forestry
  • Home Science
  • Law
  • Military Science
  • Education
  • Geology
  • Journalism and Mass Communication

Vacancy for 2022-23

SSJ University Almora PhD Vacancy 2022-23

SSJ University Almora PhD Vacancy 2022-23
SSJ University Almora PhD Vacancy 2022-23

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate for the Ph.D. degree entrance test must have a Master’s degree of the S.S.J. University or of any other University incorporated by the law in force and recognized by the UGC or a professional degree declared equivalent to Master’s degree by a corresponding statutory regulatory body; provided also that the candidate

  • has master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution recognised and established under a law in its home country. Relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, shall be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non creamy layer)/Differently-Abled candidates.
  • has qualified UGC-NET (including JRF)/ UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF/SLET/GATE/Teacher Fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil. Programme.)
  • A permanent teacher having served the S.S.J. University or the affiliated college for a minimum period of one year as a regular teaching faculty.
  • Students who have appeared in PG Final Year/ Semester Examinations of Kumaun University or of the S.S.J. University or affiliated colleges/ institutions thereof may also apply provisionally for the Ph.D. Entrance Examination.


A candidate shall ordinarily be permitted to work for the Ph.D. Degree in the subject in which he/she has obtained Master’s Degree, but also that research work leading to Ph.D. Degree maybe allowed in allied subjects in the same or any other Faculty, if the Departmental Research Committee (DRC) concerned is satisfied that the candidate possesses the requisite qualifications to take up the proposed research work. Allied subject for the above- stated purpose have been approved by the Academic council of the University.

Important Dates for SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23

Start of application form10 Oct 2022
Last date for submission of Application Form10 Nov 2022
PhD Entrance Exam Date20 Nov 2022
(11:00 AM- 2:00 PM)
Center of Entrance ExamSoban Singh Jeena Campus, Almora.
L.S.M. P.G. Collage, Pithoragarh

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Form

  • Candidate has to fill the online application form on
  • Read information brochure carefully before filling application form.
  • Application Fee – ₹1550

How to apply for SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2021-22?

  • Step 1 – Apply for Registration Form.
  • Step 2 – Fill and Submit the Registration Form.
  • Step 3 – Login Credential will be sent to student on registered email-id. Login with shared Login Credentials.
  • Step 4 – After Login, Fill Complete Form: Center Preference, Personal Details, Address and Family details, Academic Details, Weightage and do the confirmation.
  • Step 5 – Upload Photo and Signature
  • Step 6 – Proceed for Payment
  • Step 7 – Print Payment Receipt and Form

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2022-23 Selection Process

The candidates shall be selected for admission to the Ph.D. programme

  • Through Research Entrance Test (RDET) conducted by the University, or
  • Direct Admission (without appearing in RDET) for Teacher Candidate, who is a regularly appointed permanent teaching faculty having served, for a period of minimum of one year, in the S.S.J. University or the College/Institutions affiliated to the University and subject to the relevant applicable rules of the University/State Govt.
  • The Admission List – The admission merit will be in the basis of
    • 70 Marks of the entrance test /UGC-JRF/ UGC-CSIR JRF Marks.
    • 30 Marks of the performance in the interview/viva-voce.
    • Total Marks out of 100 Marks.

Procedure for Admission

Through Research Entrance Test (RDET)

  • Pattern
    • Subject knowledge (objective/multiple-choice type) (Written Test of 70 marks; Duration of Examination: 2hrs).
  • Marking Scheme of Examinations
    • 70 objective type (Multiple choice) Questions of One Mark each.
    • There shall be NO NEGATIVE MARKING.
  • Qualifying Marks
    • The Qualifying Percentage of Marks in the Entrance Examination will be as under:
      • General –50%
      • OBC – 45%
      • SC/ST/Differently-abled (VH/PH) – 40%
  • Admission to the Ph.D. programme in each subject shall be made strictly according to RDET merit against the available seats in the concerned subject in the university campus and affiliated colleges.
  • Reservation Policy of the State of Uttarakhand shall be followed in admissions

Direct Admission (without appearing in RDET)

On the basis of their applications in response to common advertisement for Ph.D. admissions of the University, the following candidates shall be considered for Direct Admission (Without appearing in RDET) as below:

  • Candidate who has qualified UGC/ CSIR-JRF or equivalent national test, e.g., GPAT/ICAR/ICMR/INSPIRE shall be considered for direct admission to the Ph.D. program without appearing in Research Degree Entrance Test (RDET) but shall apply by filling the form within due date. The University reserves the right to conduct a separate entrance test for UGC/CSIR-JRF or equivalent national test for admission to the Ph.D. program. However, until a separate entrance test is not conducted the UGC JRF-NET shall be admitted directly.
  • The selected candidates shall be admitted to Pre-Ph.D. Course Work after counselling/ interview/ viva-voce in such manner that selection of candidates shall be made on the basis of a weightage of 70% to the entrance test / UGC-JRF/ UGC-CSIR JRF Marks and 30% to the performance in the counseling/ interview/viva-voce.

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Important Dates

Start of application form07 Oct 2021
Last date for submission of Application Form15 Nov 2021
Exam Date02 Jan 2022

SSJ University Almora PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

Ph.D. Result

Note: Final marks= 70% of marks obtained