Visva Bharati University PhD Admission 2019

Visva Bharati Santiniketan PhD Admission 2019

Visva Bharati Santiniketan invites application for Admission to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy ( Ph.D. ) program for the academic year 2019 – 2020.

Visva Bharati PhD Admission Eligibility 2019

  • A candidate for admission to the course for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy must have obtained at least a 2nd Class Master”s Degree ( two years duration ) with a minimum of 50% marks preceded by either an Honours or a Pass Degree with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and also in the subject concerned or in any subject allied thereto provided that a candidate having a 2nd Class Bachelor degree from a University and where there is no Honours Course be also considered.
  • Bachelor’s degree course, Pass or Honours should be of at least 3 years duration. Provided, however, that the candidate who have qualified the National level test conducted by UGC / CSIR / ICAR / IIT for award of research fellowships will be eligible for Ph.D. Studentship.
  • An employee of the University may register herself / himself as a Ph. D. candidate provided that she / he satisfies the criteria of qualification stated above. Provided further that there be a need, B.O.S. may have a qualifying assessment.
  • The candidate shall apply in the prescribed form for admission to the Adhyaksha ( Principal ) of the Institute concerned.

Visva Bharati PhD Admission Application Form 2019

Visva Bharati Santiniketan PhD application form is  available in the official website

The application form of Visva Bharati University Admission 2019 will be available on the official website. The university will release the application forms for different courses. Candidates must keep the important documents, acknowledgement slip and fee payment Challan, certificates, photocopy of the application form and all other documents. The candidates are requested to bring with them all the original documents like Proof of Date of Birth, Caste Certificate, Disability Certificate, Photograph ( Passport size – 2 copies ), Mark sheets and Certificates etc. as well as one printed copy of their online application form.

Visva Bharati PhD Selection Procedure 2019

Procedure for Registration

Every application for registration shall be forwarded by the Adhyaksha ( Principal ) of the Institute concerned to the Chairman of the Patha Samiti ( Board of Studies ) concerned. All applicant should appear before the BOS concerned for interview. The Patha Samiti ( Board of Studies ) shall recommend the applications to the Research Board on the basis of the assessment of Research aptitude of the candidate interviewed. The Patha Samiti ( Board of Studies ) shall recommend the name ( s ) of the Supervisor ( s ). At the time of registration / re – registration a candidate shall pay [rupee] 500/- only as fee.

Visva Bharati PhD Important Dates 2019

1Releases of Advertisement2nd week of April, 2019
2Availability of Application form3rd week of April, 2019
3Closing date to submit Application form1st week of May, 2019
4Admit Cards Availability3rd week of May, 2019
5Entrance Exams ScheduleDuring the last week of May, 2019
6Online publication of resultsJune, 2019
7Admission from 1st Merit ListJune, 2019
8Admission from 2nd Merit ListJune, 2019
9Commencement of the ClassesJune, 2019

Contact Details

Visva Bharati Santiniketan,
Visva – Bharati,
PO : Santiniketan,
West Bengal – 731 235, India,
Telephone : + 91 ( 3463 ) 262751 to 262756 ( 6 lines ),
Fax : + 91 ( 3463 ) 262672,
Email :,
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