Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2019-20 – Calcutta University has released admission notice for eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Programme. The University of Calcutta, for the session 2019-2020. Interested and eligible candidates who have checked and read the complete instruction about the eligibility criteria, application and selection process can fill their Application Form. Candidates can check the details of Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2019 such as application form, eligibility criteria and other information on this page below.

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Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2019

Calcutta University has released admission notice for eligible candidates for admission into the Ph.D. Programme, University of Calcutta, for the session 2019-2020. Before applying, candidates must ensure eligibility criteria carefully.

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D. (Electronic Science) is given below.

Event Date
Last date for Submission of Application: 13 Mar 2019
Date of publication of the list of candidates eligible for written test 18 Mar 2019
Date of Admission Test (Written) 25 Mar 2019
Date of publication of the list of successful candidates eligible for interview (result will be displayed on the notice board of the Department). 01 Apr 2019
Date of Interview 04 Apr 2019

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D.(Economics) is given below.

Event Date
Commencing date of download of application form 28 Jan 2019 (Monday)
Last date of submission of application form 12 Feb 2019 (Tuesday)
Date of Written Test 18 Feb 2019 (Monday)
Declaration of Result 20 Feb 2019 (Thursday)
Date of Interview 27 Feb 2019 (Wednesday)
Publication of List of qualified candidates To be announced

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D. (Museology) is given below.

Event Date
Commencing date of download of application form 17 April 2019
Entrance test date 3 May 2019 at 1.00 pm
List of qualified candidates for interview 13 May and 20 May 2019
The list of qualified candidates for Ph.D. programme To be announced

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D.(Economics) is given below.

Event Date
Commencing date of download of application form 28 Jan 2019 (Monday)
Last date of submission of application form 12 Feb 2019 (Tuesday)
Date of Written Test 18 Feb 2019 (Monday)
Declaration of Result 20 Feb 2019 (Thursday)
Date of Interview 27 Feb 2019 (Wednesday)
Publication of List of qualified candidates To be announced

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D. (Education) is given below.

Event Date
Commencing date of download of application form 06 Feb 2019
Last date of submission of application form 13 Feb 2019
Date of Written Test 27 Feb 2019
Declaration of Result 08 Mar 2019
Date of Interview 12 Mar 2019 (Exempted candidates)
14 Mar 2019 (Test Category)
Publication of List of qualified candidates 20 Mar 2019

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2019 Ph.D. (Comparative Indian Language and
Literature) is given below.

Event Date
Commencing date of download of application form Released
Last date of submission of application form 19 Feb 2019 (11:00 AM to 4:30 PM)
List of Eligible Candidates For Research Eligibility Test (RET) 22 Feb 2019
Date of Written Test 28 Feb 2019 at 2:30 pm
Declaration of Result To be announced

Notice: 

  • Click here to check the official notice regarding the date of RET (written test) for Ph.D. programme in Comparative Indian Language and Literature.
  • Click here to check the corrigendum notice for admission to the Ph.D. program in Economics.

Result

The list of qualified candidates for the enrollment to the Ph.D. programme for the session 2019-20 has been published on the Departmental Notice Board. Candidates can check the result from the official website OR through the links provided below.

Result:

  • Click here to check the result of Ph.D RET for Economics.
  • Click here to check the list of candidates selected in Ph.D. RET at CRNN 2018.

Eligible Candidates

The list of eligible candidates for appearing Ph.D Entrance Test (Education) for the session 2019-20 has been released on the official website. Candidates can check the list of names through the direct link provided below:

Eligible Candidates: Click here to check the list of eligible candidates for appearing Ph.D Entrance
Test (Dept of Education).

Application Form

The candidates can download the application form from the Calcutta University website for the admission test and interview and submit the same along with the application fee of Rs. 100/- in the proper challan obtainable from the University cash counter to the department.

Application Form:

  • Click here to download the application form for admission to Ph.D. Programme in the Department of Museology.
  • Click here to download the application form for Comparative Indian Language and
    Literature.
  • Click here to download the application form for Ph.D. in Education.

Filled in application forms, accompanied by the counterpart of a challan (obtainable from the Cash Counter of the University at the College Street campus) of Rs.100/- should be submitted to the office, on working days. The challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Department before deposition of fees at Cash Counter of the University.

Document to be attached along with an application form

  • Self-attested copies of Mark Sheets are to be attached with the application form.
  • Original documents may be asked for as and when required by the appropriate authority.
  • Employed candidates are required to submit a copy of the no-objection certificate from their present employer.

Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria for Economics:

The candidate has to have either NET/SET/M. Phil (from any recognized university with 2-semester/ l-year course work) or has to qualify in the research entrance test (RET) conducted by the department. Those who are expected to obtain M. Phil in Economics (or a related discipline like Development Studies, Foreign Policy Management, etc. with Masters degree in Economics) from any UGC recognized university by 17 February 2019, would also be exempted from RET and be eligible to appear directly in the interview.

Eligibility Criteria for CILL:

Eligible candidates having Master’s Degree in Comparative Indian Language and Literature or any other allied literature discipline with specialization in Comparative Indian Literature/ Comparative Literature with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7 – point scale or any other qualification considered equivalent thereto (a relaxation of 5% marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Differently-abled-candidates) should apply in the prescribed form attached here with along with an application fee.

Eligibility Criteria for Education:

Eligible candidates (having a Master’s Degree in Education/M.Ed with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade B+ in the UGC 7 point scale or an equivalent grade in a point scale where ever grading system is followed. A relaxation of 5% marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled candidates.) should apply in the prescribed form meant for Department of Education, CU to be downloaded from C.U.’s official website www.caluniv.ac.in.

Selection Procedure

The Ph.D. entrance test of 100 marks for the suitable candidates will be held once in a year and the qualifying marks will be fixed at 50%. Admissions of Calcutta University will be made on the basis of a written test, of three hours duration followed by an interview. Candidates with NET/SET/M. Phil will not be required to appear in the written test but need to appear in the interview.

Selected Candidates for Viva-Voice

Calcutta University will be released the Shortlisted Candidates for Viva-Voice for Ph.D Admission 2019. Candidates can check the same from the official site given below or the direct link will be provided below.

Scheme of Exam

Written test of Calcutta University for Ph.D. Programme will be held on the following basis:

  • 1st Paper – General Studies (MCQ); 80 Marks; Duration: 50 minutes
  • 2nd Paper – Library & Information Science (MCQ); 60 Marks; Duration: 40 minutes
  • 3rd Paper – Library & Information Science (Descriptive); 60 Marks; Duration: 90 minutes

Candidates must obtain qualifying marks in each paper (General – 60% marks, OBC-A & OBC-B – 54% marks and SC/ST/PH – 45% marks) to qualify for the interview.

For CILL the structure of RET is Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), Comprehension Test/ Short Notes and Essay for 02 hours with 100 Marks timing is 02:30 p.m. For Education 45 MCQs of 2 marks each i.e. 90 marks total. Writing a research/project proposal is 10 marks, Qualifying marks for the Admission Test is 50%

Reservation

Reservation of SC/ST/PH/OBC etc will be as per 100 points roster applicable as per the rules of the West Bengal Higher Education Institutions (reservation in admission) rules, 2013.

For CILL 2019 Total No. of seats is 4 where for SC having 1 seats, 2 seats for Unreserved, 1 for ST (as per government reservation policy). For Economics at the most 18 candidates [with full concurrence with the reservation policy Rules 2013] will be enrolled for 2019. Reservation policy will be followed as per West Bengal Higher Educational Institution (Reservation in admission) Rules, 2013.

Ph.D. Admission Notification 2019

For more details about Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2019 Download Official Notification from below provided links

Official Website of Calcutta University: www.caluniv.ac.in

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