Sambalpur University PhD Admission
Sambalpur University PhD Admission

Sambalpur University PhD Admission 2024 – Sambalpur University applications in prescribed forms are invited online for admission to PhD Courses offered in various subjects for the academic session 2024-25

Sambalpur University PhD Admission 2024

Courses Offered

  • PhD Anthropology
  • PhD Ayurveda
  • PhD Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Commerce
  • PhD Computer Science
  • PhD Computer Science and Engineering
  • PhD Economics
  • PhD Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • PhD Electronics Engineering / Electronics
  • PhD English
  • PhD Environmental Science and Engineering
  • PhD Environmental Science
  • PhD Food Science & Technology
  • PhD Geology
  • PhD History
  • PhD Law
  • PhD Library and Information science
  • PhD Life Science
  • PhD Management
  • PhD Mathematics
  • PhD Nursing
  • PhD Odia
  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Remote Sensing and GIS
  • PhD Sociology
  • PhD Zoology

Important Dates

Second Round

Commencement of Online RegistrationFrom 26.02.2024 after 4:00 P.M.
Last date of Online Registration02.03.2024 (up to 12:30 P.M.)
Last date of submission of hard copy of the application along with other documents04.03.2024 (up to 4:00 P.M.)
Downloading of Admit Card from the University website18.03.2024 after 4:00 P.M
Date of Research Eligibility Test20.03.2024 (WEDNESDAY)
(11:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M.)
Publication of Result of Entrance Test and List of Exempted Category in the University website22.03.2024 after 4:00 P.M.
Download of Viva-Voce Admit Card27.03.2024 after 4:00 P.M.
Date of Viva Voce for both Exempted & those who have qualified in the RETSU30.03.2024
Publication of Final Result05.04.2024 after 4:00 P.M.
Important Dates

Eligibility Criteria

A candidate who has acquired a Master’s Degree in the relevant subject from Sambalpur University or any other University or Institute recognized by Sambalpur University, with a minimum of 55% marks (or an equivalent grade), shall be considered eligible for admission.

Application Fee

  • Application fee – Rs.2000/-
  • Mode of Payment – Through online Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking

Application Process

  • Candidates should logon to the website and click “online admission” or
  • Candidates should download the Prospectus for PhD Courses 2024 and read it carefully before filling up of form online

Admission Process

Candidates who are not exempted must appear for the Entrance Test and obtain a minimum of 50% marks to qualify for the Viva-Voce Test at the designated Nodal Centre for the respective subject. The final merit list of successful candidates will be determined by allocating 70 marks to the candidate’s academic performance and 30 marks to the Viva-Voce Test. During the Viva-Voce, candidates will be assessed based on their subject knowledge, research interests, and communication skills. To pass the Viva-Voce, a candidate must obtain at least 15 marks out of 30 (i.e., 50%).

Exemption from Entrance Test

The following categories of candidates shall be exempted from the Entrance Test; however, they must still appear for the Viva-Voce Test:

  1. Candidates who have qualified in UGC/CSIR NET Examination, GATE, INSPIRE, and other national-level examinations conducted by UGC, ICAR, ICMR, CSIR, ICSSR, and similar National Bodies. Also, candidates eligible for fellowship from national or state-level organizations/institutions are exempt.
  2. Candidates who have completed M.Phil./M.Tech./M.D./M.S. from Sambalpur University or any other University/Institute recognized by Sambalpur University/Government of India/UGC, provided they gained admission through an entrance examination and completed coursework including Research Methodology.
  3. Candidates who have successfully passed the 1st Semester Course of the M.Phil. Programme at Sambalpur University with Research Methodology as a paper, achieving a minimum of 6.5 OGPA or 60% aggregate marks, provided they have cleared the M.Phil. Programme at the time of Ph.D. registration.

Candidates covered by University-Institution or University-Industry MoU, or participating in the Executive Ph.D. program offered by Sambalpur University, will be evaluated based solely on interview performance.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website

To get exam alerts and news, join our Whatsapp Channel.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *