Maulana Azad University (MANUU) Ph.D and M.Phil Admissions 2020:Eligibility, Fees, Admission Dates

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Maulana Azad National Urdu University offers M.Phil and Ph.D programs at the Doctoral level. The duration of M.Phil is 1 year and the duration of Ph.D. is 2 Years. MANUU invites the application to these programs for the academic year. Only candidates with the relevant qualifying degree can register for the above-mentioned programs.

Seats are reserved for people belonging to different categories such as SC/ST/BC etc. as well as special categories viz. Differently-abled, women, etc. Read More: MANUU Admission 2019

Candidates can register for admission by filling in the online application form and submitting the required processing fee. Admission to the above programs is done on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the entrance examination.

How To Apply

Candidates must apply for admission through online registration process and submit completed application before the last date. All fields in the application form should be correctly and completely filled-in with the relevant information. Candidate should log on to the university website and follow the given steps:

  1. In the “Admissions” section, click on “Online Application” Link
  2. Click on “Apply Now” button and fill in the application form
  3. Fill up all the required information correctly and ensure online submission of the form, by clicking the SUBMIT Button.
  4. After filling the basic information online, the candidate must pay the prescribed fee (printed on the challan which is generated online) at any branch of State Bank of India.
  5. Application fee for General category is INR 500 and for SC/ST/PwD/Women application fee is INR 300.
  6. The application number (User name) and password are generated while applying online. Candidate should preserve the same till the completion of the admission process.
  7. The candidate should attach the necessary scanned documents along with application form.
  8. The hall tickets for Eligible applicants will be made available for downloading from the University's Website only. The candidates will be informed about the acceptance or rejection of their application form and date of availability of hall tickets on the website through SMS, email, and University website.


The candidate should attach following scanned copies along with the application form and bring original of the same at the time admission to confirm eligibility:

  1. Transfer Certificate   
  2.  Receipt t of fee paid through challan
  3. Community Certificate (For OC candidates community certificate not required)   
  4. Certificates for Special categories, if required     
  5. Nativity Certificate if required     
  6.  Graduate Certificate (marks statement of each year)
  7. Master’s Certificate(marks statement of each year)
  8. Photograph  of the applicant(a scanned digital image)
  9.  photograph  of a parent/guardian (a scanned digital image)
  10. scanned signature


Course SpecializationDuration
Ph.DEnglish2 Years
Translation Studies
Women Studies
Public Administration
Social Work
Islamic Studies
Mass Communication & Journalism
Computer Science
Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy


  • Master’s Degree in the concerned branch with a minimum of 55% marks/at least second class pass (50% for SC/ST/PD/VH) /equivalent grade from MANUU/any other recognized University.
  • Candidates who do not possess M.A./M.Phil. in Translation Studies should have a Post Graduate Degree in any subject and fulfil any one of the following conditions: 
    • Publication of at least 5 articles, translated from English to Urdu in reputed Urdu Journals and Magazines/ Minimum 3 years’ experience as an English-Urdu Translator in any Government or Semi-Government organization or in any reputed media organization/ Published at least one book of minimum 100 pages, translated from English to Urdu
    • Valid score in Entrance test (written and interview) with minimum 50% to qualify for admission.
    • Qualified UGC/CSIR- JRF/NET, valid GATE score/SLET/M.Phil. 

Admission Process

Admission to various Ph.D./M.Phil. Degree programs is as per the valid score in Entrance Test conducted by the University.

Candidates who have qualified in the examinations like CSIR-UGC /NETJRF/lectureship, SET/SLET examination of different Indian states, JRF examination of ICAR/ICMR/DBT/GATE, DST-Inspire fellowship, or regular M.Phil. Degree holders qualified through entrance test need not to appear in the entrance examination.

Selection of such candidates shall be made on the basis of interview.


Scholarships: MANUU endows the following scholarships to its deserving candidates:

  1. SC/ST Welfare and Backward Class Scholarships
  2. Scholarships given by Govt. of India.
  3. Merit Scholarship.
  4. Free ship.
  5. Scholarship Schemes /fellowships under Ministry of human resources development, Govt of India, New Delhi.
  6. MANUU fellowships
  7. Scholarship for girls

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



Idrees Ahmad khanday

I have completed my Masters in Urdu from the Maulana Azad University Hyderabad wanted to take admission in ph.d urdu when will notification of 2020 started..

10 Feb, 2020 11:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Idrees, admission process for this course is expected to start from Mar 24 which will conclude on May 1, 2020 (both dates are tentative).

10 Feb, 2020 11:53
n fatima

Hello. I have completed my M.Ed from Palamuru University with 70% wanted to take admission into Ph. D when will Notification of 2020 start. Narjis

21 Jan, 2020 19:04
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Fatima, March 24, 2020 is the expected date for commencement of application process in the university.

22 Jan, 2020 17:08

Can you please let me know the registration dates for phd in english.

28 Nov, 2019 18:20
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Tameem, official dates for admission in next session has not been announced yet. However, we can expect the registration process to start in May, next year.

29 Nov, 2019 12:58
Mohammadzakir Abdulhamid Ansari

Can I get administration to P.hd. Urdu Literature?

30 Sep, 2019 02:12
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Abdul,yes, you may apply for admission to this course provided you have scored at least 50% (45% for reserved categories) in their post graduation are eligible to apply. However, admission will be done on the basis of marks scored in written test followed by an interview conducted by the university. You can check the Admission Procedure in detail from here.

30 Sep, 2019 11:06
mohd farukh mansoori

Assalmu aleikum Dear plzz tell me P.hd ke form kab bhare jaynege 2019 me ya kis dat me ??

26 Sep, 2019 19:54
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Farukh, admission process for P.Hd is expected to start in the month of May, 2020.

27 Sep, 2019 12:50
Kamran Khan

Assalam u Aalaikum mene MCOM masters in Commerece ( Accountancy ) Mumbai University se kiya h. Abhi JUNE 2019 NET Exam in Commerece Qualify kiya h. Kya Main MANUU m padhane k liye eligible hun???? Meri 10th and 12th dono m Urdu Subjects se hui h. kya main MANUU se PHD in Accountacy and commerce kar sakta hun????

26 Sep, 2019 13:57
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kamran, yes, you are eligible to do P.hD provided you have scored at least 55% aggregate in your PG degree. If eligible, you will be exempted from entrance exam conducted by the university.

26 Sep, 2019 14:28

Assalamu alaikum madam, I have completed my MA in History with 71%, now can I do Ph.d in Islamic Study. And when I will be able to apply for Ph.d from Maulana Azad National Urdu University (Hyderabad) ???

09 Sep, 2019 00:40
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Saima, yes, you are eligible for this course. Application forms will get released from Mar 28, 2020 (tentatively).

09 Sep, 2019 10:57
Shafquat Ara

Assalm o alaikum...maine manuu se masters kiya h...distnce mode me to kya kr skti hun distance mode mai???

03 Sep, 2019 01:05
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ara, yes, you are eligible for the course provided you have scored 55% (50% in case of reserved categories) in your post graduation.

03 Sep, 2019 12:27
Mohammmed Afzal

Assalamalikum sir i have completed my master in history now can i do phd in islamic studied plz reply and how to apply

18 Jun, 2019 12:48
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Afzal, candidate applying for P.hD in Islamic Studies must have Urdu as a main subject in either 10th or 12th class. Thus, you are not eligible for the course.

18 Jun, 2019 12:52

Assalamu aleikum sir Can I get M.phil through distance mode in urdu

23 May, 2019 13:17
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Imtiyaz, the university does not offers this course as distance course.

23 May, 2019 14:22

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