Applications are invited for admission to Ph.D. Programmes at Bundelkhand University, Jhansi for the academic year 2016 – 2017.

BundelkhandUniversity is conducting Entrance Test named as “Common Eligibility Test for Ph.D.” ( CET ), 2016 for admission to Ph.D Programmes in various following subjects.

S.No. Stream Subject
1. Arts Political Science, Hindi, Sociology, Sanskrit, Economics, English, History,  Psychology, Defence Study, Library Science & Mass Communication.
2. Science Home Science, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Maths, Computer Science, Biomedical Science, Biotechnology, Geology, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Forensic Science, & Food Technology
3. Commerce Management Studies, Hotel Management & Tourism & Commerce
4. Education Education
5. Agricultural Entomology, Agronomy, Genetics & Plant Breeding & Horticulture
6. Law Law
7. Medicine Pharmacy

Bundelkhand University PhD Eligibility

A candidate applying for admission to Doctor of Philosophy Degree of the University, must hold a Post – Graduate Degree in concerned / allied subject with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent Letter Grade / Grade Point under the seven Point Letter Grade scale as laid down by the UGC. A relaxation of 5% in minimum marks shall be given to SC/ST and physically handicapped/disabled candidates.

Candidates appearing for Final Year/Final Semester of their postgraduate degree examination are also eligible to apply – subject to the fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria in the final result at the time of counseling.

Bundelkhand University PhD Exam Pattern

Each candidate is required to fill up the OMR sheet carefully. The Bundelkhand University PhD entrance test shall be based on Multiple Choice Questions ( MCQs ) containing two question papers.

First Paper – The Paper will be of 100 marks comprising of 100 questions to assess general awareness, academic aptitute and subject proficiency.

The duration of the Bundelkhand University PhD entrance examination will be two hours.

Second Paper – The paper will be of 200 marks comprising of 200 questions to assess subject expertise, research aptitude & subject knowledge.

There shall be no negative marking. There shall be minimum qualifying marks for the test i.e. 50 percent marks on the aggregate but minimum 40 percent marks separately in each paper.

A relaxation of 5 percent in qualifying marks (on the aggregate and in each paper as well) shall be provided to the candidates belonging to the SC/ST/Differently abled. The average percentage of marks shall not be rounded off to the next higher integer. Black Ball Point Pen should be used for blackening the circles on the answer sheet.

The Duration of the Bundelkhand University PhD entrance Examination will be three hours.

S.No. Paper Date Timing Marks Content
1. 03rd July, 2016 10-12 Noon 100 100 MCQ’s for assessing general  awareness, academic aptitude & subject proficiency
2. 03rd July, 2016 03-06 P.M. 200 200 MCQ’s for assessing subject  expertise, research aptitude & subject knowledge

Bundelkhand University PhD Syllabus

The syllabus of the Bundelkhand University PhD CET shall be the same as prescribed for NET/JRF Examinations conducted by the University Grants Commissions (UGC), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) which may be seen from their website. However, the syllabus of Food Technology and Pharmacy shall be made available on University website (

Bundelkhand University PhD Admit Card

The candidate should download their admit card for the Ph.D. Entrance test from the University website i.e., (

The candidate must bring his/her admit card in order to appear in the Bundelkhand University  PhD Entrance Test. If a candidate fails to bring the Bundelkhand University  PhD admit card he/she shall not be allowed to appear in the Entrance Test.

Bundelkhand University PhD Application Form 2016

Bundelkhand University PhD Application Form shall be filled online only. To submit Bundelkhand University PhD application form online, the applicant should visit the University website ( ) and fill the form carefully.

Bundelkhand University PhD Registration Fee : Rupee 2,000/- ( Rupee 1,000/- for SC & ST Candidates )

Bundelkhand University PhD Registration fee for Online Application Form shall be submitted online through SBI net banking or through ATM/Debit/Credit Card of any nationalized bank. For online fee submission, additional bank charges have to be paid. Applicants are advised to note down the Unique ID, BU Reference No., Bank Reference No./ Transaction ID and Application ID for any future communication with the University. After the fee submission, applicants shall be redirected to the University website where options for printing admission form and fee receipt shall be given. Printout of the pay-in-slip of SBI along with the print out of the application form is to be taken by the applicant.

After attaching the requisite documents  with printout of online admission form along with fee receipt is to be dispatched by registered post to the following address :

The Coordinator,
Admission Cell – 2016,
Room No. 105,
Administrative Block,
Bundelkhand University,
Kanpur Road,
Jhansi – 284128 ( U.P. ).

Forms shall not be accepted by hand.

Bundelkhand University PhD Important Dates 2016

Events Dates
Admission Forms are available online.
Availability of Online Admission forms with effect from
11th April, 2016
Last date of availability of Online Admission forms without late fee 15th June, 2016
Last date for receiving the Print Out of
Online admission forms at the University
20th June, 2016
Last date of availability of Online Admission forms with a late fee of Rupee 500/- 20th June, 2016
Last date for receiving the print out of Online Admission forms with late fee at the University 25th June, 2016
Availability of Admit cards ( The candidates shall have to print admit cards online) 27th June, 2016 – 2nd July, 2016
Date of Entrance Test 03rd July, 2016 ( Sunday )

Bundelkhand University Contact Address

Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
Kanpur Road, Jhansi,
Uttar Pradesh, India.
Tel. : 0510- 2321158,
Fax : 0510-2320761,
Email :,
Website :
Useful Links

Bundelkhand University PHD Online Registration :

17 thoughts on “Bundelkhand University – BU Jhansi Phd Admission 2016

  1. where is uploading the admit card of entrance test 2015 . when is the date of entence exam.

  2. PhD in Education on line application nehi ho raha hai,please help line ho form milagi

  3. Sir/mam
    i complete my gruduation and after this i want admission in m.s.w. So provide me more detail

  4. sir i want a addmission i mca so please give me more detail and when the addmission started in mca or mba

  5. i wamt to know about the councelling of msc geology 2014 for which i apply this year please inform me

  6. i want to M.Sc.from zoology course from this university but i had completed 2009. Plz you can tell me that i can apply for this course(from direct/entrance)….

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