Sri Venkateswara University (SVU) M.Phil and Ph.D. Admission 2020: Courses, Eligibility, Results

Sri Venkateswara University is a public university which was established in 1954. Sri Venkateswara University was ranked 37 research university in 2013. It is the second oldest university in Andhra Pradesh. It holds a NAAC rating of “A” with a score of 3.13 out of 4.

The university offers various courses having course level research; programmes in these course levels are discussed as following in various disciplines: Read More: Sri Venkateswara University Admission

Research course:

  • M.Phil
  • Ph.D

Candidates can get admission to the above-mentioned courses through SVURESET entrance test conducted by the university. SVURESET is abbreviated as “SVU Research Entrance Test”

Candidates can register themselves to the above-mentioned courses by submitting the application fee of amount Rs.1000/- by DD.

The following article discusses the detailed information on the eligibility criteria, and admission process and selection procedure for the above-mentioned programme.

CourseAdmission Link
Ph.D. Adult Continuing Education & Extension,
Ph.D. Ancient Indian History, Culture and Arch.,
M.Phil. Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology,
M.Phil. Adult & Continuing Education)
Admission Link

How to Apply?

  • Candidates can obtain the application form online from the official website of Sri Venkateswara University website and also submit it on the same website.
  • Candidates can register themselves to the above mentioned courses by submitting the application fee of amount Rs.1000/- by DD in favour of Director, DOA, payable at Tirupati drawn on any nationalised bank.
  • Candidate must have to send the filled in application form along with the DD and all the necessary enclosures at the following address:

The Director

Directorate of admissions

First Floor, SBI Builiding

S.V. University, Tirupati – 517 502

Enclosures for M.Phil & Ph.D

  • SVUCET Rank card and Hall Ticket.
  • Marks statements and Provisional/Degree Certificate of the qualifying examination
  • Transfer and Conduct certificates
  • SSC and Intermediate pass certificates
  • Two Passport size photographs
  • Study certificates from IX class to qualifying examination
  • Caste certificate in original from the Tahshildar in case of SC/ST/BC candidates,  OR permanent caste certificate
  • Relevant certificate in case of physically challenged / extracurricular activities (NCC/NSS/Games & Sports / Cultural Activity) category.
  • Discharge certificate and service certificate of the parent in case of a child of armed person.
  • Residence Certificate of parents for stay in the state of A.P. from Tahshildar in case of candidates, who have studied outside A.P./ carried out private study.
  • Migration certificate (for other University candidates)

Eligibility Criteria

Programmes offered under M.Phil/Ph.D. course:

  1. Adult & Continuing Education
  2. Ancient Indian History and Archaeology

Eligibility Criteria for M.Phil Programme

  • Candidate must possess master’s degree from this university or any other recognized university with at least 55% marks (for open category candidates) and 50% marks (for SC/ST category candidates).
  • 5% relaxation will be given to SC/ST category candidates.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. Programme

  • Candidate must have passed master’s degree in engineering/ technology with first class either at under graduate or post graduate level.
  • Retired employees can pursue full time research in concerned subject of post graduation.

Selection Process

Selection of the candidate to the above mentioned courses is done on the basis of rank in the merit list of SVURESET entrance test conducted by the university.

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




Sir, I completed M.Tech in our SVU long back. I got 50% , am I eligible to do PhD in our University.

17 Jan, 2020 14:39
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sujatha, there is upper age limit to apply for admission. However, candidates applying for this course must have scored at least 55% (50% for reserved categories) in their post graduation degree to be eligible. Therefore, if you belong to reserved category, then only you can apply, else not.

17 Jan, 2020 14:57
Praveen Kumar Yadav

Hi Sir,I have done my post graduation with the subject of power systems engineering(2017) in jntua and i want to join phd,any luck to join phd without entrance test.can you please share your advice...thanks

31 Jul, 2019 12:37
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Praveen, students seeking admission to any of the doctoral curses will have to appear in SVURESET (SVU Research Entrance Test). There is no other way out to get admission in these courses. However, you may get admission directly through management quota by contacting the university at 0877-2289341 , 2289539 for the same.

31 Jul, 2019 13:09
Srikanth Ganta

Hi Sir I completed Mtech in 2017 now i am working in it filed,I am eligible for Part time phd or not?

07 Jan, 2019 14:57
Akansha Expert

Hi Srikanth, But This university does offer the course as Regular degree.

07 Jan, 2019 18:41
sivakrishna dasari.sivakrishna1

Hi Sir, I Completed my Recently i qualified in GATE

27 Dec, 2018 15:04
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, Can you please let me know how can i Assist you?

27 Dec, 2018 16:01
sivakrishna dasari.sivakrishna1

I want to register Ph.D in Part-Time..(GATE / NET-Lectureship qualified ) Is there any exemption in written exam..

27 Dec, 2018 20:43
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, You may please visit to the university to get the admission without entrance test.

28 Dec, 2018 12:18
chalam malleboina

I have completed MCA .can i do Phd ,what is the entrance exam? when will conduct?

18 Dec, 2018 10:42
Akansha Expert

Hi Chalam, Selection of the candidate to the above-mentioned courses is done on the basis of rank in the merit list of SVURESET entrance test conducted by the university. To get the Entrance exam detail please check the official website of the university.

18 Dec, 2018 11:52
Kurrapothula Suresh

I have completed Mba in jntua university .now can I do PhD in sv university

09 Oct, 2018 16:49
Akansha Expert

Hi Suresh, You may please check this link for getting the PhD Course Details of SV University.

09 Oct, 2018 17:49
anjaneyulu naik

sir, Iam working as junior research fellow DST SERB project in VR Siddhartha Engg College, Vijayawada in Department of Civil Engineering i want to register for Phd is there any special category for junior research fellow

28 Sep, 2018 16:44
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, As the notification released in March for the PhD course on the official website.

28 Sep, 2018 18:37
narasimham k

hi sir , i am completed M Tech mechanical engineering(Thermal sciences and energy systems) can u tell,when i ll expect 2018-19 PHD notification

26 Sep, 2018 07:52
Akansha Expert

Hi Narasimham, As the notification released in March for the PhD course on the official website.

26 Sep, 2018 14:40

hi sir , can i know information about M.Phil(Microbiology ) in 2018-19 notification

01 Aug, 2018 21:48
Garima Bansal

Hi Mahalakshmi, This course is not offer in this university.

02 Aug, 2018 15:01
Nellore Lakisha devi

Sir, I have completed can u tell, when I ll expect 2018-19 PHD notification

01 Aug, 2018 15:37
Garima Bansal

Hi Nellore, You may contact to 0877-2289341 , 2289539 To get admission details for the phd.

01 Aug, 2018 16:51

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