Ph.D. admission at Savitribai Phule Pune University (Formerly University of Pune)
Applications have been invited by Savitribai Phule Pune University for admission to Ph.D. program in the University Departments & Recognized Research Centres. The list of subjects available for the Ph.D. Program is given in the Ph.D. Admission link at http://www.unipune.ac.in/.
Selection is a two-stage process. Stage 1 is the Entrance Examination, to be conducted in an online proctored mode on 22nd August 2021 which shall be a qualifying test. Entrance Test Paper of 2 hours duration will have 2 Parts- Research Methodology and Subject-Specific part with each part having 50 multiple choice questions for 50 marks (total 100 marks). Each correct answer carries 1 mark. There is no negative marking. General Category applicants need 50% marks and Reserved Category applicants, 45 % marks in the entrance test to qualify.
Stage 2 is Personal Interview for candidates qualifying in Entrance Test/ Candidates exempted from Entrance Examination, to be conducted as per the procedure prescribed in due course.
Applicant should have a Master's degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master's degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate/equivalent grade B on the UGC 7-point scale. Those belonging to reserved categories/Differently-Abled need only 50% marks/ equivalent grade. Details including the details of the categories exempted from the entrance test are available in the Notification.
Applications can be submitted through the Ph.D. Admission link at http://www.unipune.ac.in/ latest by 31.7.2021.