USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 (July): Dates, Application Form, Entrance

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 – University of Science and Technology Meghalaya invites applications for PhD admission for academic session 2022 Batch B (July).

Check complete details on USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 (July) below here.

USTM Meghalaya PhD Programs

USTM offers Ph.D. Courses under different departments in following subjects/discipline for academic session 2022 (B) Batch:

Name of ProgrammeNumber of Seats
Food Science and Technology6
Business Administration10
Environmental Science1
Computer Science8
Rural Development8
Political Science4
Social Work3
Library & Information Sciences6

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 Batch B (July) Important Dates

Last Date of Submission of Application Form04 Aug 2022
Date of Entrance Test06 Aug 2022 (11 AM)
Date of declaration of Entrance Test Result10 Aug 2022
Date of Admission15-18 Aug 2022
venue of Entrance ExaminationUSTM Campus/Online Mode
Date of Commencement of Course Work22 Aug 2022

Eligibility Criteria for USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022

Master Degree in Science/ Commerce/Arts/Business Administration/Humanities/ Engineering with minimum 55% marks or equivalent CGPA from any recognized university.

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online and offline mode.
  • Candidate seeking admission to any of the above mentioned courses at University of Science & Technology (USTM), during the academic session 2022 (July) Batch can fill up online application through “Apply Online” link in the home page of the website. After filling up of all relevant information given in the online form applicant may submit the form after payment of application fee of Rs 2000 only through Net banking/Debit Card/Credit card. After submission of online form, applicant will receive a copy of the acknowledgment to their registered E-mail and they may keep a hard copy of the acknowledgment for future reference. Hard copy of the acknowledgment need not be required to send /submit to the university.
  • Candidate may download the form & prospectus from university website Fee of the form may be paid at the time of submission of the form in cash or DD of any nationalized bank drawn in favour of “University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya” payable at Guwahati.
  • The Application form & Prospectus may also be obtained by sending a crossed Demand Draft(DD) of any nationalized bank with amount of Rs.2200/ drawn in favour of “University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya” payable at Guwahati along with a self addressed envelope of 30 X 25 cm size. IPO/ Cheque/MO will not be accepted.
  • The Application Fee is non-refundable and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.

Submission of Application Form

  • Three recent (passport size) colored photographs duly self-attested should be affixed on the application form. The application forms with different photographs are liable to be rejected. These photographs are to be pasted with gum and should not be stapled or pinned. Photocopies of photographs are not acceptable.
  • Application Form must be filled in and duly signed by the applicant/parent/guardian. If a candidate submits more than one application form for the same course, the reason may be explained by the candidate. Incomplete application form (s) shall be summarily rejected.
  • Candidates whose results have not been declared may also apply for admission, provided they are able to submit the result/ certificate of the qualifying examination before the last date of admission for respective programmes. Any subsequent production of result/ certificate of the qualifying examination shall not vest in the candidate any right of admission.
  • Completely filled up applications may be sent by speed post/ general post/courier to campus office address as follows:

Controller of Examinations and Admissions
University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya
Technocity, 9th Mile, Kling Road
Baridua, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya-793101

Application Fee

Application Fee Online Rs. 2000/-
Application Fee offline Rs. 2200/-

Selection Process

Admission will be based on the

  • 50% weightage from the academic credentials and
  • 50% from entrance Test & personal interview.

However, candidates having NET/SLET will be exempted from the written test. Such candidates will appear in personal interviews only.

Entrance Details

Total Marks100
Type of QuestionsMCQ and Descriptive


Research Methodology: 50 marks

Research design: meaning and nature of scientific research; objectivity and subjectivity of research, types of research, facts and value, reliability and validity, Selection and formulation of a research problem, Sampling method, different types of Sampling, Probability, Data collection method, Types of Data, Data Collection Tools, Methods of data Analysis, Statistical tools, report writing and publication, Research Ethics.

Concern Subject: 50 marks

Basic and fundamental questions of the concern subjects will be asked based on the Master Degree syllabus of Indian Universities.

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
Application FormClick Here
USTM Meghalaya WebsiteClick Here

Previous Admissions

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2022 (Jan)

Available Programs

Environmental Science04
Food Science & Technology02
Business Administration16
Computer Science & Electronics09
Political Science14
Social Work14
Rural Development13
Library Science14

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission Jan 2022 Important Dates

Last Date of Submission of Application Form18 Jan 2022
Date of Entrance Test22 Jan 2022 (11 AM)
Date of declaration of Entrance Test Result24 Jan 2022
Date of Admission28-31 Jan 2022
venue of Entrance ExaminationUSTM Campus/Online Mode
Date of Commencement of Course Work02 Feb 2022

USTM Meghalaya PhD Admission 2021

Important Dates

Last Date of Submission of Application Form30 July 2021
Date of Entrance Test08 August 2021 (11 AM)
Date of declaration of Entrance Test Result10 August 2021
Date of Admission12 to 17 August 2021
venue of Entrance ExaminationUSTM Campus/Online Mode
Date of Commencement of Course Work23 August 2021

Available PhD Programs

Environmental Science01
Food Science & Technology04
Business Administration02
Computer Science & Electronics01
Political Science03
Social Work03
Rural Development02