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22nd Jun, 2019
earlier Bombay University was established in the year 1857. It is approved by UGC and accredited with Grade 'A' by NAAC. Mumbai University offers Ph.D in the concerned subjects of research of the faculty of arts, commerce, science, law and technology. The programme is for a minimum of 3 years.
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22nd Jun, 2019
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A candidate should fulfill any of the following criterion in order to apply for Ph.D. research program at Mumbai University:
Note: A candidate belonging to backward class from Maharashtra state only is eligible for claiming seat under reserved category.
You can download the Application Form from the University website.
You should then fill the form with the necessary personal and educational details.
Application Fee: You should pay the following Application Fee of Rs. 1000 for general category and Rs. 500 for reserved category, either through
You should enclose the DD / Receipt of such payment with the Application Form and submit the same to the Thesis Section Room No 129, 1st Floor, University of Mumbai, Fort, Mumbai-400032
If you are seeking exemption from PET , you should skip the above process, and directly apply through the process given below.
For Admission to Ph.D. Programme:
You should apply directly to the concerned Research Centre affiliated with Mumbai University.
You must pay the Application fee of Rs. 100 in the form of a Demand Draft or cash to the concerned recognized Research Centre of University of Mumbai within 15 working days from the date of the declaration of the Ph.D. Entrance Test (PET) results.
You will be selected on the basis of Ph.D. Entrance Test (PET) followed by a Personal Interview at the Research Centre should you qualify the PET exam. The syllabus for Mumbai PhD PET exam shall consist of various topics in compulsory/core subject and papers of post graduate degree level of the exam prescribed by Mumbai University for the subject.
The question papers will comprise of three type of questions
You should secure a minimum of 50 marks in PET. The result of this exam is valid for a period of three years.
Exemptions: You are exempted from writing the test:
The reservation policy will be as per the norms prescribed by the Government of Maharashtra.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College