Established in 1989, YCMOU is an open university situated in Nashik, Maharashtra. At present, YCMOU offers a Ph.D. under the following areas of research for a duration of 3 years-
An applicant seeking admission to Ph.D. offered by YCMOU must possess a post-graduation degree and have a clear Ph.D. entrance examination. There are a total of 120 seats in the program.
Admission will be grated through the pre-entrance exam (PET) conducted by the university.
UGC NET JRF/CSIR NET JRF/SET/GATE/SLET/ Teacher fellowship or M.Phil degree holders are exempted from the admission test.
The applicant can register by both online and offline mode on the university website or send the DD INR 1000/- in favor of post-graduation “YCMOU, Nashik”.
|No. of Specializations||7|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Masters in a relevant field|
|Basic Admission Criteria||PET|
| M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts,|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Education,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce
Candidates will be eligible for PET and for admission to the Ph.D. shall have Master's
degree in the concerned subject or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master's degree by the statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade "B" in the UGC 7-point scale.
A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, maybe
allowed for those belongings to SC/ST/VJNT/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories.
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The candidates who have qualified UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF/SLET/GATE/teacher fellowship holder or have awarded M.Phil in the concerned subject are exempted from PET.
YMCA prepares the merit list of PET qualified candidates for each stream of Ph.D. discipline. Merit list will have the names of qualified aspirants along with their marks and category. The list will be prepared on the basis of the cutoff.
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All the selected candidates then will be called for the documents verification on university centers. Those whose documents are verified and are eligible for the admission will be given a seat. For this, they have to submit the course fees to the center.
Applicants can submit the form through both online as well as offline mode.
Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University
Dnyangangotri, Near Gangapur Dam
|Other backward classes||20%|
Ques. Does the university offer any scholarships to the Ph.D. students?
Ques. What are the basic requirements for international students seeking admission to the Ph.D. program?
Ques. What is the syllabus for PET?
Ques. What will be the medium of the exam?
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College