Gulbarga University (GU) Ph.D and M.Phil. Admissions 2020: Application form, Time Table, Result, Fees

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Gulbarga University offers admission to Ph.D. and M.Phil. programs of duration 3 and 1 year respectively. Ph.D./ M.Phil. course is offered in 19 specializations.

For admissions, aspirants must have a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in Master’s degree or equivalent to the Master’s degree of Gulbarga university (5% relaxation for SC/ST/Cat I). 

Eligible candidates are shortlisted on the basis of an entrance examination. The Entrance exam includes a Written Test and Personal Interview (conducted by the university).

The application forms for the entrance examination will be available on the official university website ( from 17 June 2020 - 1 July 2020 (tentative). The application fee of INR 1000/- (general/others) and INR 500/- (SC/ST/Cat I) is submitted via online mode.

The university offers Ph.D./M Phil course in following facilities-

  • Faculty of Arts 
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Faculty of Commerce and Management
  • Faculty of Education

Ph.D./M.Phil Specializations 

EconomicsPhysical Education
Education Political Science
English Psychology 
Hindi Sanskrit 
History Social Work
Kannada Sociology
Library & information science Statistics
Marathi Urdu 
Mathematics Women’s Studies

Read about Gulbarga University Courses & Fee

How to Apply

  1. Visit the official website for online application form (
  2. Click on the link “application form” and download.
  3. Fill the required details.
  4. Attach the required photocopies of attested certificates/documents.
  5. Fee payment of INR 1000/- (general/other) and INR 500/- (SC/ST/Cat I) via online mode only.
  6. Submit the filled-in application form to the Chairperson concerned of PG department of studies and research.

Documents required

Attested photocopies of:

  • Caste certificate (if applicable).
  • Birth certificate.
  • Degree certificate.
  • Transfer certificate/migration certificate/HSC mark statement.
  • Marksheet of +2 or equivalent examination.

Check Gulbarga University Admission 2020

Eligibility Criteria

Must have a master’s degree as equivalent to the master’s degree of Gulbarga University with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks ( 5% relaxation for SC/ST/Cat I).


  • College teachers working on a permanent basis for not less than three years are eligible for M.Phil part-time scheme.
  • If applicant join course with sanctioned leave under FIP, the M.Phil registration will be considered full time.

Exemption from entrance test 


Must be qualified in JRF Fellowship/UGC, NET/JRF, SLET, GATE, UGC-SCIR-NET/JRF, Teacher Fellowship & Research Fellowship from central & State Govt recognized by University.


An aggregate of 55% marks or its equivalent grade B in the UGC-7 point scale as per UGC guidelines 2016 in M Phil course work examination.


5% relaxation in marks for admission of SC/ST/Cat I category.

Selection Process

The selection of candidate is done on the basis of their performance in the Entrance Examination conducted by the university.

  1. Entrance examination- The entrance test shall consist of 100 MCQs carrying one mark each and no negative marking for wrong answers.
  2. Merit list- Merit list is prepared by the chairperson of the department by taking 50% marks from the PG course and 50% of marks from the entrance test.

The successful candidates are called for an interview organized by the university.

  1. Admission list- The admission list is notified on the notice board of the concerned department of studies after completion of the process.

Documents Required during admission

  • 10th Mark-sheets and Pass certificate
  • 12th Mark-sheets and Pass certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Income Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Admission Test Hall ticket
  • Category Certificate


*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



Shreedevi Ganji

Can Women Studies candidates apply for M.phil and Ph. D.

01 Feb, 2019 11:24

without enterance exam can admission will happen in phd computer science

11 Jan, 2019 10:29
Akansha Expert

Hi satish, Candidates will be selected for the Ph.D. / M.Phil. programme on the basis of their marks in the qualifying merit /entrance examination followed by the counselling session.

11 Jan, 2019 13:18
Anil M Kamble

Hello sir I am Anil, there is issue of downloading previous year P.hd hindi entrance question papers, please any idea to get it?

30 Oct, 2018 12:33
Akansha Expert

Hi Anil, You can contact to the university for getting the relevant information about the Entrance exam paper.

30 Oct, 2018 12:48

Sir ,when is mathematics entrance test?

15 Sep, 2018 12:52
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, Please contact to the university to get the relevant information about the entrance exam.

15 Sep, 2018 16:41
K Laxminarayana

I am K. LAXMINARAYANA, Mangaluru, a graduate of MFA (Master of Fine Arts,KSOU,Mysuru)and working as an Art Faculty in a School of Architecture. I am desired to pursue PhD in fine Arts / visual arts through Distance education. Shall I get more details about the same? Regards, K. Laxminarayana,

11 Sep, 2018 13:17
Akansha Expert

Hello Laxminarayana, Please contact to the university to get the relevant information about the course or admission.

11 Sep, 2018 16:26
Namrata B Chavan

When is life science Ph. D entrance test?

19 Aug, 2018 12:22
Garima Bansal

Hi Namrata, Please check the official website To get information regarding the Ph. D entrance test.

20 Aug, 2018 13:30

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