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Lucknow University PhD Admission 2017

Updated On: OCT 9TH, 2017

Lucknow University is a state government university based in Lucknow. It provides specialization in various undergraduate, postgraduate as well as research programs in arts, commerce and science streams. For admission to any program, candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria set by university.
Lucknow University provides PhD courses in Arts, Science, Law, Commerce, Fine arts, Ayurveda and Education. Selection to the Ph.D program will be based on Qualifying Entrance test (QET), followed by interview round.

  • Interested and eligible candidates must fill the Ph.D Admission form. Tentative date for online application form is September 26, 2017.
  • Application fee for General/OBC candidates is INR 800 and for SC/ST/ PH it is INR 400.
  • Some candidates are exempted from giving QET entrance test conducted by the University. Such candidates will directly qualify for the interview round.
  • Candidates who shall qualify QET will be called for interview process.
  • Selection of the candidate will be based on 60% interview marks and 40% academic qualifications.

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    26th Sep, 2018 - 20th Oct, 2018

Important Dates

M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts , M.Phil/Ph.D in Science , M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce , M.Phil/Ph.D in Law & M.Phil/Ph.D in Education
Registration 26th Sep - 20th Oct , 2018

Lucknow University PhD Admission 2017 Eligibility Criteria

M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts , M.Phil/Ph.D in Science & M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce

Candidates must fulfill eligibility criteria provided below for admission to various PhD programs.
Candidates must have at least 55% marks or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC point scale in their respective Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equal to master’s degree shall be eligible for admission to the Ph. D. Programme.
For S.C./S.T./OBC/PH candidates, qualifying marks shall be 50% at Master’s degree level.
Note: The students appearing for final year or final semester of their post-graduate degree examination will also be eligible to appear for the admission process subject to the fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria.

Lucknow University PhD Admission 2017 Application Process

M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts , M.Phil/Ph.D in Science & M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce

Interested and eligible candidates must visit the official website of Lucknow University i.e. . Step-wise application process is mentioned below:

Step 1Selection of Course - Applicants have to select the Faculty and Course they are interested in. Candidates are advised to read all the instructions before filling their interested PhD course.

Step 2Registration - Applicants have to fill the relevant details in the form provided. Fill name, e- mail id and mobile number carefully because applicants will receive their login details through mobile and email ID provided at the time of registration.

Step 3Personal Details - Applicants have to enter their personal details i.e. name, father’s name and candidate’s category etc.

Step 4: Educational Qualifications - Applicants have to fill their educational qualifications. They have to fill the subjects they studied in the final year of graduation and post-graduation.

Step 5: Upload photo and signature - Applicants have to upload their current photograph and scanned signature. Size of both the scanned files must be correct.

Step 6: Preview - Applicants can preview all the entries made. If there is some error they can edit or can start the entire process again. Once they have submitted the application fee the data submitted cannot be edited under any condition.

Step 7: Application Fee - Application fee for the General/ OBC category is INR 800 and for SC/ ST/ PH it is INR 400. If all the information provided by the candidate in the application form is correct, the applicant can submit the form and proceed for payment of the application fees.  Form fees can be submitted by any of the following ways - credit card, debit card, net banking and e– challan.

Step 8: Printout of the application form - Applicants must print their complete application form and fee receipt to complete the application process.

Lucknow University PhD Admission 2017 Selection Process

Selection process will have 2 steps which are–

Step 1 - QET

Information regarding QET is given below

  • The syllabus of the QET will be the same as prescribed for the PG Programs of the university.
  • QET will be of 90 minutes duration.
  • There will be a single question paper of 100 marks having 100 multiple choice questions and questions will check the subject proficiency and research aptitude of the candidate.
  •  The minimum qualifying marks for QET will be 50%.

Note: QET will not be conducted for the exempted candidates
Step 2 - Interview
Interview will be conducted for both the candidates i.e. candidates who will qualify QET as well as QET exempted candidates. It shall consist of evaluating the candidates based on the following parameters:

  • A research proposal (400-600 words) in the area of research interest of the applicants which will be submitted to the interview board.
  • A power point presentation of the said research proposal by the applicant must be presented in front of the interview board
  • Personal Interview (PI)

Note: Candidates must bring all the relevant documents during interview.

Final selection will be based on the marks obtained in the interview (60 %) and the academic index (40%) of the applicants. The total result will be computed out of 100.



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