Alagappa University PhD Admission 2016
Alagappa University Applications are invited for admission to PhD program for the academic year 2016 – 2017.
Eligible candidates desirous of pursuing Ph.D. Program (both FT/PT) in the University Departments, Constituent Colleges, Affiliated Colleges and other Approved Research Centres of Alagappa University are instructed to apply in the prescribed format for the Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination (Written test and Interview).
Faculty-wise disciplines offered by the University are detailed below.
|Arts||1.Tamil 2.English 3.Women’s Studies 4.Rural Development 5.History 6.Economics 7. Social Work 8. Fine Arts|
|Science||1.Mathematics 2.Computer Science 3.Physics 4.Chemistry 5.Biotechnology 6.Molecular Biology 7.Microbiology 8.Nanoscience & Technology 9.Bioinformatics 10.Bioelectronics & Biosensors 11. Oceanography & Coastal Area Studies 12.Animal Health & Management 13.Zoology 14.Botany 15.Library & Information Science 16.Home Science 17.Geology 18.Energy Science|
|Management||1.Management 2.Commerce 3.Corporate Secretaryship 4.Bank Management 5.International Business 6.Political Science|
|Education||1. Education 2.Special Education & Rehabilitation Science 3.Physical Education|
Alagappa University PhD Eligibility Criteria
- Candidates who have passed through 10+2+3+2/11+1+3+2/10+3+2+2 pattern alone can apply
- P.G. Degree with 55% of marks, 50% marks for SC/ST / Physically or Visually challenged candidates, & 50% for P.G. qualified before 1st January 1991.
- M.Ed. (Education / Special Education) / M.A. Education is essential for Ph.D. in Education
Note : Candidates who are in the final year / semester of their P.G. Degree may also apply for the Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination for Ph.D. Program. However the pass certificates will be issued only on production of attested copy of Cumulative Mark Statement ensuring minimum eligible percentage of marks in P.G. Degree.
NET/SET/GATE– qualified candidates are exempted from clearing the Entrance Exam (Both Written Examination & Interview) – They need not apply for the examination.
Alagappa University PhD Exam Pattern
A. Written Examination (In English Medium) (3 hours)
(For all candidates seeking admission in all disciplines except Ph.D. in Tamil Literature)
|S. No.||Area of Test||No. of MCQs||Marks|
|1.||Test of English Language Skills||25||25|
|2.||Test of Quantitative Aptitude||25||25|
|3.||Test of Relevant Subject Knowledge||100||100|
(For candidates seeking admission to Ph.D. in Tamil Literature)
|S.No.||Area of Test||No. of MCQs||Marks|
|1.||Test of Language Skills in Tamil||25||25|
|2.||Test of Quantitative Aptitude (Tamil Medium)||25||25|
|3.||Test of Subject Knowledge in Tamil||100||100|
The question paper in MCQ pattern is adopted. The Standard of Question paper will be PG so far as subject Area is concerned and Graduate level for Language and Quantitative Skills.
All candidates have to take an interview at 2.00 p.m.in the respective departments or officiating departments which will assess the following abilities of the candidates.
|S. No.||Type of Ability Assessed||Maximum Marks|
A will be converted to 85 marks and B will be converted to 15 marks.
A + B = 100 Marks.
Alagappa University PhD Application Form 2016
Alagappa University PhD Application may be downloaded from the University website ( www.alagappauniversity.ac.in ). List of Approved Research Centres and discipline wise recognised Research Supervisors are available in the University Website. Filled in application must be accompanied by a DD for 500/- drawn in favour of the Registrar, Alagappa University payable at Karaikudi.
Filled in Applications should be sent to the following address on or before 05th August, 2016.
Karaikudi – 630 003.
Alagappa University PhD Important Dates 2016
|Last date for receipt of filled in application||05.08.2016||5.30 p.m.|
|Written Test||28.08.2016||10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.|
|Interview in the Concerned Department||28.08.2016||2.00 p.m. onwards|
Note : The Venue of Interview and the Interview Schedule will be notified in the website prior to Entrance Examination.
Alagappa University Contact Address
Tamil Nadu, India.
Pin Code : 630 003.
Telephone : 91-4565-226250,223400,
Fax : 04565 – 225216,
E-Mail : email@example.com,
Website : alagappauniversity.ac.in.