Mode of Application
START DATE - END DATE
26th Jul, 2019 - 29th Oct, 2019
Savitribai Phule Pune University, formerly known as the University of Pune, was founded in 1948. The university is home to 46 academic departments and has more than 70 Research Institutions recognised to it. University of Pune has several affiliated colleges, departments, and research institutes, located primarily in Pune.
The university offers research programs in different subjects and interdisciplinary areas leading to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree. For admission to Ph.D, candidates should possess a Master's degree with at least 55% aggregate in marks. Selection of the candidate is based on the written test conducted by the university. However, those who have qualified for national level entrance tests and fellowship are exempted from appearing in the entrance test. Read more about the Courses Offered by Pune University.
The university has commenced application process for admission to the Ph.D. Program for the academic year. The application process begins and duly filled-in forms must be submitted to the university. The written test will be held by the university and results will be declared subsequently. For more information regarding admission process, students should check Pune University Admission.
26th Jul, 2019 - 29th Oct, 2019
|Online Application Process||26th Jul - 21st Sep , 2019|
|Date of Entrance Examination||29th Oct, 2019|
|Announcement of Results||29th Oct, 2019|
Candidate should fulfill any of the following conditions:
Candidates can download the Online Application Form available on the official university website. The form must be filled carefully as per the required personal and educational details.
|For those not exempted from Entrance Test:|
|Open Category||Rs. 1000|
|Reserved Category||Rs. 750|
|For those exempted from Entrance Exam:|
|Open Category||Rs. 800|
|Reserved Category||Rs. 600|
Enclosures: Candidate should attach the following documents along with the Application Form:
Candidates should send the duly filled-in Application form along with the necessary enclosures to the following address:
PG. Admissions Section, University of Pune,
You will be selected on the basis of Ph.D. Entrance Examination. The exam consists of two papers.
Paper-I consists of 3 Parts: Logical Reasoning, Numerical Ability; and Reasoning and Language Aptitude. The paper contains a total of 100 questions and 100 marks in total. All the questions and multiple choice type questions where each correct answer carries 1 Mark. There is no negative marking for an incorrect answer.
You should obtain a minimum of 50% marks in Paper 1 in case of general category and 45% in case of reserved category. It is only when you qualify Paper 1, will you be able to sit for Paper 2 of the Entrance Exam.
Paper 2: This will be the subject specific test of a total of 100 marks which will consist of 2 parts: Multiple Choice Questions for 20 marks and Theoretical / Descriptive Questions for 80 marks.
Exemptions: Students will be exempted from giving the entrance exam if they fulfill the following conditions:
The reservation policy will be as per the norms prescribed by the Government of India.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College