Mode of Application
START DATE - END DATE
28th Jun, 2018 - 10th Jul, 2018
North Maharashtra University (NMU)was established in 1990 is located in Jalgaon, Maharashtra. It has been awarded 'A' Grade by NAAC. There are 220 affiliated colleges and 4 University recognized Research Institutes/Centres under the jurisdiction of University. Out of these, 1 college is recognized as College of Excellence, 5 colleges have been identified as College with Potential for Excellence.
The University has been awarded 1st position in Maharashtra State and 40th position among 620 universities in India by the India Today survey of 2013. The University has successfully adopted the ‘School Concept’ with academic flexibility for the optimal use of infrastructure and resources. There are 13 Schools and 01 Institute imparting education in various undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. Programmes.
The Ph.D. Programme for the academic year 2017-18 offered by the University is in various specializations. For a regular full time programme, it shall ordinarily involve work in University Schools / Departments, Research Institutes / Centres (In colleges or industries) or recognized place of research by North Maharashtra University.
The admission to the Ph.D. Programme is through an Entrance Test followed by an Interview. The application process is online through the website which will be available from June 28, 2017 (tentative). Out of total available seats, 50% seats each will be allocated to those who qualify the Entrance Test and 50% seats for those who are exempted from the Entrance Test as mentioned consequently.
28th Jun, 2018 - 10th Jul, 2018
|Date of availability of online application form through University website||28th Jun, 2018|
|Last date for filling up of online application form||10th Jul, 2018|
|Date of Issue of Hall Tickets||25th Jul, 2018|
You should have a M. Lib degree or should have qualified I.Sc. / NET /SET /JRF examinations.Ph.D. (Journalism and Mass Communication)
You should have any post-graduation degree and any NET/SET/JRF.M.Phil/Ph.D in Science , M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts & M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce
You should any post-graduation degree with at least 50 % marks or equivalent CGPA from any recognized statutory University.
You should apply online for admission to the Ph.D. Programme. Even if you are seeking exemption from Entrance Test, you will have to apply online only.
Fill the information carefully. Upload your scanned passport size photo and signature (signed with black ink).
Application Fee: For payment, click on make payment and select appropriate payment. You can pay the following Application fee through online generated challan/online payment gateway:
Print the hard copy of the submitted online Application Form by clicking Download Application Form.
Enclosures: Attach the following supporting documents along with the hard copy of the online Application Form:
Enclose the hard copy of the online Application Form along with the supporting documents as mentioned above and the challan/transaction slip of prescribed fee in an envelope of size 36 cm x 25 cm. Send the Application Form to the following address:
DIRECTOR, BOARD OF COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITY DEVELOPMENT (BCUD), NORTH MAHARASHTRA UNIVERSITY, JALGAON
Your selection with be based on the Ph.D. Entrance Test devised and conducted by the University. If you qualify through Entrance Test, shall have to appear for an interview before the committee constituted for the allocation of the Research Guides.
Paper-I would be General Aptitude Test of 100 marks with multiple choice type questions covering logical reasoning, numerical ability, reasoning and language aptitude. You should score 50 % marks and above (45 % marks and above, in case of SC/ST category). You will able to write the Paper 2 only if you qualify this paper.
Paper-II would be Subject Specific test of 100 marks, out of which 20 marks will be allocated to multiple choice objective questions covering relevant subjects in the faculty and 80 marks will be allocated to theoretical descriptive questions in the relevant subject.
Exemptions for Entrance Test:
Reservation criteria will be as per reservation policy of the government of Maharashtra. However, candidates from other state Universities will not be considered for reservation seats.