Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya Research Entrance Test - GKV RET 2017

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GKV University PhD Entrance Exam 2017

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidayalaya invites application form for Research Entrance Test ( RET ) for admission to the Full Time PhD Programs.

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidayalaya PhD Courses 2017

Following main subjects / disciplines are available in the various faculties of the Vishwavidyalaya in which Ph.D. Degree shall be awarded.

A candidate is permitted to appear in only one of the main subjects in Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya Research entrance test.

Code No Main subjects / disciplines in which the candidate may appear for the RET Allied subjects / disciplines No. of seats *
GKV – 101 Sanskrit & ShraddhanandVedic Sodh Sansthan Ved, Vyakaran, Sahitya or Dharmshastra 03
GKV – 102 Vedic Literature Sanskrit, Philosophy, Yoga, Ayurved, Jyotish & Karmkand, Ved, Vyakaran, Dharmashastra or any other branch of Veda. 10
GKV – 103 Philosophy Ved, Sanskrit, Yoga, Sankhya, Nyaya, Meemansa, Vedanta, Nyaya – Vaisheshika, Sankhya-yoga, Bauddh, Jain, Dharmashastra or any other branch of Philosophy 04
GKV – 104 English - 02
GKV – 105 Hindi Literature Linguistics, Hindi Journalism & Mass Communication 03
GKV – 106 Human Consciousness and Yogic Science Philosophy, Psychology, Sankhya – yoga 02
GKV – 107 Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology - 07
GKV – 108 Psychology Management, Physical Education, Medical Sciences, Home Science, Sociology, Yogic Science, Psychiatry, Education, Anthropology, Social Work ( MSW ), Forensic Science / Psychology, Nursing 15
GKV – 109 Management Commerce, Economics, Psychology ( Organisational Behaviour / Industrial Psychology ) 25
GKV – 110 Physics Electronics, Electronics and Communication, Atmospheric Physics, Material Science 09
GKV – 111 Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Commercial Methods of Chemical Analysis, Plant Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Phytochemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Environmental Science / Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Forensic Science / Chemistry, Archaeochemistry, Biochemistry 13
GKV – 112 Mathematics Statistics, Operation Research, Industrial Mathematics 08
GKV – 113 Computer Science Computer Applications, Computer Management, Information Technology, Software Sciences, System Sciences 29
GKV – 114 Zoology Biomedical Science, Life Science, Animal Science, Fish and Fisheries, Entomology, Applied Zoology, Biotechnology, Wild life Science, Aquatic Biology 11
GKV – 115 Environmental Science Microbiology, Biotechnology, Agriculture, Forestry, Botany, Wildlife Science, Remote Sensing, Toxicology, Biochemistry, Bio physics, Geology, Bioinformatics, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Physics / Atmospheric Physics / Meteorological Science
GKV – 116 Botany Biochemistry, Plant Pathology 08
GKV – 117 Microbiology Biotechnology

* Number of seats may vary.

GKV RET Eligibility 2017

Candidates appearing in RET for Admission to the PhD program shall have master’s degree in main subject / allied subject or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7 point Scale.

A candidate holding Master’s Degree from any recognised University / Institution with at least 55% marks in the main subject or an allied subject is eligible for the Research Entrance Test ( RET ) and registration for PhD degree..

A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, shall be allowed for those belonging to SC / ST / OBC ( Non-Creamy Layer ) / PWD and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the UGC / Govt. of India from time to time, or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991.

The eligibility marks of 55% ( or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed ) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.

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Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidayalaya RET 2017 Exam Pattern 

A candidate possessing the minimum qualifications with the requisite percentage of marks shall be eligible to appear in the research entrance test.

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Admission to the Ph.D. Program in each subject shall be made after qualifying the RET against the available seats in the concerned subject. While granting admission to the candidate for Ph.D. Program, the reservation policy shall be followed as per rules.

GKV PhD Application Form 2017

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya application form, Information Brochure and Rules & Regulations for Research Entrance Test ( RET ) / Direct Admission ( RET Exempted ) for admisson to Ph.D. program can be from the office of Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar by paying Rupee 1000/- in cash or by sending a demand draft of Rupee 1050/- to the following address :

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya,

The demand draft should be in favour of Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya” payable at Haridwar. Application form can also be downloaded from

The candidates appearing in the final year of qualifying examination are also eligible to apply. Such candidates will have to submit compulsorily their complete final result of qualifying examination at the time of Interview before the Departmental Research Committee ( DRC ), failing which their candidature shall stand cancelled.

Completely filled in application form for entrance test / Direct Admission shall be submitted to the office of Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar. Application form downloaded from website will be accepted along with demand draft of Rupee 1000/-.

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GKV RET 2017 Exam Centre

Examination Centre may be changed if the number of candidates is less than 50.

GKV RET 2017 Admission Procedure 

GKV PhD Admissions and registration to programs leading to Degree of Doctor of Philosophy ( Ph.D. ) in various subjects / disciplines shall be done as per UGC norms and approved by the Academic Council of the Vishwavidyalaya from time to time.

The admission to the said program shall be :

The Ph.D. Program will be allowed in those subjects only where Post Graduate courses are being taught in this Vishwavidyalaya. However, by the permisson given earlier for subjects by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi / Academic Council of GKV will continue. The subjects approved by Academic Council for Ph.D. program shall be covered by these rules and regulations.

No. of seats in each subject as on 31st March, 2017.

GKV PhD Results 2017

GKV PhD Entrance Exam Results will be declared on 15th July, 2017.

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GKV RET 2017 Important Dates

Events Date
Last date for submitting the filled in application form for RET 30th May, 2017
Date of GKV Research Entrance Test ( RET ) 30th June, 2017
Date of Declaration of Result of GKV RET 15th July, 2017


Code No Main Subjects Date & Time
GKV – 101 to
GKV – 117
GKV – 101 Sanskrit
GKV – 102 Vedic Literature
GKV – 103 Philosophy
GKV – 104 English
GKV – 105 Hindi Literature
GKV – 106 Human Consciousness and Yogic Science
GKV – 107 Ancient Indian History & Culture and Archaeology
GKV – 108 Psychology
GKV – 109 Management
GKV – 110 Physics
GKV – 111 Chemistry
GKV – 112 Mathematics
GKV – 113 Computer Science
GKV – 114 Zoology
GKV – 115 Environmental Science
GKV – 116 Botony
GKV – 117 Microbiology
30th June, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Contact Details

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidayalaya,
P.O Gurukula Kangri,
Haridwar – 249 404,
Phone No. : 01334 – 249013,
Email :,
Website :

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