Utkal University PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form, Entrance

Utkal University PhD Admission

Utkal University PhD Admission 2022-23 – Utkal University, Bhubaneswar invites applications for admission into PhD Programs for academic session 2022-23.

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Utkal University PhD Programs

Tentative PhD Vacancy for 2022-23

Name of DepartmentsName of Centre/Nodal CentrePhD Vacancy
A & A EconomicsUniversity Department09
AIHCAUniversity Department05
AnthropologyUniversity Department07
BotanyUniversity Department10
BiotechnologyUniversity Department12
BiotechnologyInstitute of Life Sciences BBSR05
ChemistryUniversity Department14
CommerceUniversity Department07
Computer Science and ApplicationUniversity Department01
GeographyUniversity Department03
GeologyUniversity Department06
HistoryUniversity Department06
LawUniversity Department03
MathematicsUniversity Department06
PhysicsUniversity Department04
Public AdministrationUniversity Department02
SanskritUniversity Department03
StatisticsUniversity Department03
ZoologyUniversity Department04
PhilosophyUniversity Department08
AyurvedaGPM Puri10
AyurvedaCARIHD Bharatpur BBSR03
Development of StudiesNCDS BBSR10
EducationRIE BBSR15
Environmental ScienceUniversity Department05
Journalism and Mass CommunicationUniversity Department02
MicrobiologyUniversity Department05
PharmacyUniversity Department06
Public HealthRMRC BBSR02
Fisheries ScienceCIFA BBSR05
Polymer ScienceCIFA BBSR07
Women’s StudiesSchool of Women’s Studies, UU04

Utkal University PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Start date of online registration18-10-2022
Last date of submitting online application form31-10-2022
Download of Admit Cards shall be during3 days before the
entrance test
Entrance Test for different Coursesto be announced

Submission of Hard Copy of final online Application form with relevant and supportive documents to be submitted on or before the date of their Entrance Tests at the respective Departments.(Except Sundays and Holidays).

Utkal University PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

  • Master degree in the subject concerned with at least 55% marks from Utkal University or any other university recognized as equivalent are eligible. A relaxation of 5% at Masters Level to candidates belonging to SC/ST category.
  • Candidates those have qualified UGC-CSIR NET/ GATE/SLET/ INSPIRE/DBT/ ICAR /ICMR /ICHR/ICSSR/ Fellowship of DST/Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship / Dept. of Culture, Govt, of India and other National Bodies and awardees of Teacher Fellowship and such other fellowship as approved by the Vice-Chancellor from time to time are exempted from written test only.
  • M.Phil / M.Tech Degree holders are also exempted from written test provided they have been admitted to M.Phil / M.Tech Program through a written / interview test with project/dissertation work.

For detailed Eligibility Criteria refer to prospectus.

Utkal University PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

  • Application Forms are available on the Website of Utkal University.
  • Read the instructions given there carefully before filling application form.
  • The candidate has to fill up online application form for appearing the written test and viva-voce at www.utkaluniversity.nic.in and the hard copy of the same application along with necessary documents must be sent to the respective Head of the Department(s) / Principal or Director of the Nodal Centre either in person or post.

Application Fee

Application FeeRs.1000
Mode of PaymentNet Banking or Credit/Debit Card using SBI E-Pay

Admission Process

Admission strictly on the basis of All India entrance test to be held in different parts of India (Bhubaneswar, New Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Pune) depending on the number of applicants.

The candidates who have qualified for UGC NET/JRF or awarded any other Ph.D. fellowship but not interested for Rusa Doctoral fellowship. are exempted from appearing CRET. However all such candidate have to apply online with the requisite fee.

Entrance Exam & Interview

The exam will consist of two parts

  1. Aptitude test on Research Methodology
  2. Subject domain of the scholar

Each part carrying 40 Marks and each of one hour duration.

The paper-I of the question shall be purely multiple choice and objective-type, covering questions from General English, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude and Interpretation of Data.

The paper-II of the question shall be from the subject concerned.

The qualifying mark for Ph.D. Programme is each paper in the written test is 40%.

The venue, date and time of the written test will be printed in your hall ticket / admit card. The venue, date and time of the viva-voce will be intimated to the candidates by e-mail and SMS. The letter correspondence will be made regarding written test, viva-voce and selection of candidates by the concerned Department.

The candidates who qualify in the written test shall be called for a viva-voce which is of 20 marks.

The merit list shall be prepared based on the marks secured by the candidate in the viva-voce test only (i.e., out of 20 marks).

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
ProspectusClick Here
Application FormClick Here
Utkal University WebsiteClick Here
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Utkal University PhD Admission 2021-22

Available PhD Programs

Name of DepartmentsMPhilPhD
Anthropology52
AIHCA5
Botany410
Biotechnology414
Chemistry1016
History10
Political Science4
Psychology3
Public Administration43
Physics56
PMIR5
Sanskrit102
Sociology6
Statistics6
Zoology64
A & A Economics104
Business  Administration10
Commerce4
Computer Science Application4
English3
Geology62
Geography82
Mathematics4
Odia82
Philosophy52
pharmacy6
Microbiology5
Environmental science5
social Exclusion & Inclusive  policy42
Development Studies ,NCDS14
Education ,RIE15
Yoga4
Total136137

Utkal University PhD Admission 2021-22 Important Dates

Admission Schedule for M.Phil and Ph.D Courses for the Session 2021-2022

Start date of online registration18-10-2021
Last date of submitting online application form30-10-2021 by 11:59 PM
Download of Admit Cards shall be during02-11-2021 onwards.
Entrance Test for different Courses05-11-2021 to 09-11-2021

Utkal University PhD Admission 2020-21

Important Dates

Start date of online registration12-12-2020
Last date of submitting online application form24-12-2020 by 11:59 PM
Download of Admit Cards shall be during25-12-2020 to 29-12-2020.
Entrance Test for different Courses29-12-2020(M.Phil) to 30-12-2020(Ph.D)

Hard Copy of final online Application form along with relevant documents to be submitted at the respective Departments on the date of their Entrance Tests.

Revised Vacancy List for M.Phil and Ph.D

Revised Vacancy List for M.Phil and Ph.D Courses for the Session 2020-2021 – Download

Candidates Qualified for Utkal University PhD Admission Viva-Voce

 Notice NamePublished DateView
Notice regarding Ph.D admission in Biotechnology25-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Political Science25-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in Political Science25-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Pharmacy under UDPS24-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Biotechnology22-01-2021View
Revised Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in MBA22-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in Biotechnology22-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in Zoology21-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Development Studies under NCDS21-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Zoology21-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in Sociology21-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Philosophy20-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in Philosophy20-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in History20-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in AIHCA20-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil and Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Geology19-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Journalism and Mass Communication19-01-2021View
Intimation of M.Phil for Viva-Voce Test in English19-01-2021View
Intimation of Ph.D for Viva-Voce Test in Public Health15-01-2021View

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