BVU Pune PhD Entrance Exam 2017
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune invites application for the PhD Course academic year 2015 – 2016.
BVU Pune PhD Eligibility 2017
The applicant shall have to fulfill one of the following conditions for an admission to a Ph.D. programme.
Candidates Candidates for admission admission to the Ph.D.. . programme programme shall have a Master’s Master’s degree or a professional professional degree declared declared equivalent equivalent to the Master’s Master’s degree by the corresponding corresponding statutory statutory regulatory regulatory body, , with at least 55% marks in aggregate aggregate or its equivalent equivalent grade ‘B’ ” in the UGC 7-point 7-point scale (or an equivalent equivalent grade in a point scale wherever wherever grading grading system is followed) followed) or an equivalent equivalent degree from a foreign foreign educational educational institution institution recognized recognized under a law in its home country
A relaxation relaxation of 5% of marks,, from 55% to 50%,, or an equivalent equivalent relaxation relaxation of grade,, may be allowed allowed for those belonging belonging to SC/ST / differently differently-abled – and other categories categories of candidates candidates as per the decision decision of the Commission Commission from time to time,, or for those who had obtained obtained their Master’s Master’s degree prior to 19th September September, , 1991.. The eligibility eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent equivalent grade in a point scale wherever wherever grading grading system is followed) followed) and the relaxation relaxation of 5% to the categories categories mentioned mentioned above are permissible permissible based only on the qualifying qualifying marks without without including including the grace mark.
Candidates Candidates who have cleared cleared the M.Phil. M.Phil. course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate aggregate or its equivalent equivalent grade in a point scale if a grading grading system is followed followed and have successfully successfully completed completed the M.Phil. M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible eligible to proceed proceed to do research research work leading leading to the Ph.D. degree in the same university university in an integrated integrated programme. The candidates candidates possessing possessing a degree considered considered equivalent equivalent to M.Phil. degree of an Indian institution institution or from a foreign foreign recognized recognized institution, institution, shall be eligible eligible for Ph.D programme.
A person whose M.Phil. dissertation has been evaluated and the viva voce is pending is also eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme of the university, subject to the conditions mentioned above
The candidates, candidates, who have UGC-NET – (including (including JRF) / UGC–CSIR NET (including (including JRF / SLET / GATE /Teacher fellowship fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil. M.Phil. will be exempted exempted from appearing appearing at the ‘All ‘ India Entrance Test’ for the Ph.D. admissions. However, these candidates will have to appear for Interview before the committee committee appointed appointed by the University.
BVU PhD 2017 Admission Procedure
The admissions to a Ph.D. degree programme will be based on the merit obtained by the candidate in an ‘All India Entrance Test’ conducted by the University and fulfilment of the eligibility conditions
The ‘All India Entrance Test’ will have 50% weightage for Research Methodology and 50% weightage for prescribed syllabus of respective subjects. The All India Entrance Test will be conducted at specified centres published by the university
The entrance test will be of 100 marks and for duration of three hours. A candidate must score minimum 50% of marks in the test to qualify for the admission
The written entrance test will consist of two sections: Section – I (First) will be on Research Methodology and will carry 50 marks. Section – II (Second) will be on the respective subject and will also carry 50 marks. Each section will carry seven questions and the candidate has to attempt any five of the given questions. The syllabus for both the sections is already uploaded on the university website.
In addition, the successful candidates have to appear for interview before a duly constituted departmental research committee where the candidate is required to present his/her research area/interest through presentation
The candidate has to appear for the interview as a part of the admission process so as to prove the competence for the proposed research leading to new/additional knowledge in the area of respective subject
The subject-wise merit list of successful candidates will be notified on the university website within the stipulated time. The candidates will be given admissions to the Ph.D. degree programme according to their inter-semerit in the Entrance Test, performance of the candidate at the interview and the availability of seats in the subject concerned. Only a pre-determined number of seats, as announced in the advertisement, shall be admitted to Ph.D. degree programme in a given subject.
The candidate who has been declared as qualified for admission shall have to apply for the same in prescribed application form along with the prescribed fees and the following documents
- Authenticated copies of original statement of marks and degree certificates (Graduate, Postgraduate degree, M.Phil. NET / SLET etc.) ;
- Migration/ Transference certificate;
- Research Visa from a competent authority (for Foreign/NRI/PIO candidates)
The merit of the candidates scoring equal marks will be decided on the basis of marks obtained by them at P.G. degree examination.
BVU PhD 2017 Application Form
- Bharati Vidyapeeth University Phd application form can be filled through online only.
- Processing fee 2500/- Eligibility – Rs. 500/- ( for Foreign Students – US$ 500 ). (For candidates exempted from appearing for the entrance test, Registration Fee is Rs.1,500/- non refundable. )
- The processing fee shall be paid through gateway provided on the website of the University.
Designated Centers :
( For issue of Information Brochure )
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune
Bharati Vidyapeeth Bhavan,
Ph.D. Section, Second Floor,
LBS Marg, Pune – 411 030. ( India )
( Tele Phone : No. 020-24325701 Ext. 308, 020-24407308 )
Between Mon – Friday : 10.00 to 1.30 & 2.30 to 5.00, Sat : 9.30 to 1.00 ).
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University
Institute of Management & Research, New Delhi
A-4, Rohtak Road, Opp. Ordnance,
Depot, Paschim Vihar Extension,
New Delhi – 110063,
( CET – Cell Contact Tele Phone No : 011-25285808 ).
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University
College of Engineering, Navi Mumbai
Sector 7, C.B.D., Belapur,
Navi Mumbai 400 614,
( CET-Cell Contact Tele Phone No : 022-27572141, 27571074, 27572437 ).
BVU PhD 2017 Important Dates
|1.||Last date for receiving duly completed application form||31st July ,2017 upto 17.00 hrs.|
|2.||Date and time of Ph.D. programme Entrance Test||13th August, 2017 11.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.|
|3.||Centres for All India Entrance Test for Ph.D. Program||Pune, New Delhi, Navi Mumbai|
|4.||Date of Interviews||26th , 27th & 28th August, 2017|
|5.||Date of declaration of merit list||21st August, 2017|
|6.||Date of Commencement of Ph.D. course||1st September 2017|