Central University of South Bihar (CUSB), Gaya Ph.D Programs Admission 2022

Updated on Tue, 27 September 2022 at 17:52 IST
Central University of South Bihar, Gaya announces Admission to Ph.D Programs 2022
Central University of South Bihar (CUSB), Gaya Ph.D Programs Admission !year

Central University of South Bihar, Gaya invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Programs for the academic session 2022 at its Gaya Campus.

Central University of South Bihar, Gaya Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Admission 2022

Important Dates

Opening of the online Application forms01 September 2022
Activation of Payment link01-21 September 2022
Last Date for Online Application21 September 2022
Publication of the list of eligible candidates for Interview along with Interview dates26 September 2022
Verification of documents and interview (in offline mode) by respective Departments10-20 October 2022
Announcement of Merit List for admission10 November 2022
Date for deposition of fees for admission14-20 November 2022
Admission of waitlisted candidates against vacant seats, if any23-26 November 2022

Eligibility Criteria

  • Admission to the Ph.D. course is based on the candidate’s performance in the UGC NET/ UGC CSIR NET/ GATE examination followed by an interview round. 
  • To be eligible for the admissions, candidates must have completed their Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% marks as an aggregate.
  • The application process for pursuing a Ph.D. from CUSB is Online. Candidates need to visit the website and fill the application form.

Course Duration

  • 3 years

Fee Structure

  • ₹ 33,518 (1st Yr Fees)

Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online through the link www.cusbadmission.samarth.edu.in
  • Candidates are required to upload recent passport size photograph, scanned signature and scanned copies of the supporting documents.
  • A print-out of the same along with supporting documents, should be retained to be brought along at the time of interview.

Application Fee

GeneralRs. 800/-
OBC/EWSRs. 600/-
SC/ ST/ TransgenderRs. 550/-
PWDRs. 500/-

Selection Process

Mode of Direct Admission

A candidate who fulfils one of the following requirements may be considered for direct admission to the PhD Programme without appearing in the entrance test:

  • A candidate who is qualified in a national level test such as National Eligibility Test (NET-JRF), NET-LS (without fellowship), Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE), State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) accredited by UGC/Central Government or State Government.
  • A candidate who have cleared /qualified in any entrance test (in respective discipline) conducted by govt run institutions /university having NIRF ranking within top 10.
  • A candidate who is a recipient of National Doctoral Fellowship or other fellowships from Government /semi-government organizations (through All-India selection procedure conducted by the agencies/organization for award of research fellowships) such as Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), University Grants Commission(UGC), All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE), Department of Science and Technology(DST), Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE). Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Indian Council of Medical Research, and similar National Level Organizations.
  • A candidate who is selected under Quality Improvement Programme(QIP) of AICTE or Faculty Development Programme of a State Government/UGC.
  • A teacher/researcher working as a full time regular teacher/researcher in other central universities or central institutions, who is sponsored as a part time (External) candidate by the said organisation.
  • A foreign national who is a recipient of fellowship by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Government of India and who is sponsored by his/her government.
  • A self-financing foreign national who is admitted through the Embassy/High commission of his/her country or admitted under a MoU with due clearance from the Indian Missions abroad. As per revised guidelines/instructions of the Department of Higher Education, MHRD, GOI on grant of research visa, the foreigners who desire to undertake research in India, should therefore, apply to the concerned Indian Missions abroad with the brief synopsis of the research project to be undertaken in India, the details of places to be visited, previous visits, whether the scholar has secured admission into a recognized or reputed institution and evidence of financial resources
  • A candidate who is already registered as Ph.D scholar in some other university and whose supervisor joins this University. In this case, the candidate has to fulfill the terms & condition laid down in CUSB Ph.D Ordinances
  • A candidate, working in an externally funded research project in the University as a research personnel, may be allowed to register for Ph.D in the University provided he/she publishes at least one research paper in a peer refereed journal after joining the project (out of the research work generated in the project). Provided further that in such cases, the consents of the PI and the supervisor (in case PI is not the supervisor) are available to the effect that the research work of the Project and that of the Ph.D are overlapping and/or working simultaneously will not hamper the interest of either
  • “A teaching or a non- teaching employee of Central University of South Bihar, Gaya holding substantive position and recommended by the Head & Dean of the School in case of teachers and by the Registrar in case of non-teaching employee and accepted by the concerned DRDC/CRDC.”

Selection Procedure

  • For selection of candidate a weightage of 70% to the score of NET (LS or JRF) / GATE qualifying exam etc. (on 100 point scale) and 30% to the performance in the interview shall be given.
  • Interview of 100 marks shall be conducted of eligible candidates who have applied for through Samarth portal.
  • The candidate must secure a minimum of 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST/OBC/PWD/EWS) in interview to be eligible for Ph.D. admission in the discipline.
  • However, meeting the said minimum requirement will not guarantee registration for Ph.D. as it is dependent upon performance in the interview and availability of vacant seats.

Mode of Interview

  • Interview / viva-voce shall be conducted only of those candidates who have completed the online application process.
  • All interviews will be held only in person and there is no provision of skype interview or any other online mode.
  • Venue of Interview in Offline mode Central University of South Bihar

For more details Visit Here

For more details and to apply online, please Official website

Contact Details

Address: SH-7, Gaya Panchanpur Road – Village – Karhara, Post, Fatehpur, Bihar 824236

Phone: 0631 222 9530

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Central University of South Bihar (CUSB), Gaya
Central University of South Bihar, Gaya, India, is one among 54 such universities of Federal Government, which come under the purview of the Department of Higher Education under the Ministry of Education of Government of India. It was established under the Central Universities Act, 2009 (Section 25 of 2009) as Central University of Bihar (CUB) and the name since changed by the Central Universities (Amendment) Act, 2014 to Central University of South Bihar (CUSB). It is an institution of higher learning in the state of Bihar. With the motto, i.e.

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