Assam University, Silchar PhD Admission 2022-23.
(A CENTRAL UNIVERSITY ESTABLISHED BY AN ACT OF PARLIAMENT)
Ph. D. ADMISSION NOTICE, 2022-23
Online applications in prescribed form are invited for admission to the Ph. D. program in Assam University, Silchar H. Q. and Diphu Campus for the academic session 2022-23. For details candidates may visit university website www.aus.ac.in.
A. Departments offering Ph. D. Courses (Silchar Campus)
3. Indian Comparative Literature,
13. Political Science,
16. Social Work,
17. Mass Communication,
18. Visual Arts,
25. Computer Science,
26. Life Science & Bio-informatics,
29. Business Administration,
30. Hospitality and Tourism Management.
31. Ecology and Environmental Science,
32. Agricultural Engineering,
33. Computer Science and Engineering,
34, Electronics and Communication Engineering,
35. Earth Science,
B. Departments offering Ph. D. Courses (Diphu Campus)
8. History and Centre for Tribal Studies.
For details of vacancy positions (Proposed Intake) candidates are advised to visit profile of the respective Academic Department published in the Admission Prospectus.
The following shall be the eligibility criteria for admission to Ph.D program under Assam University:
(a) Candidates for admission to the Ph.D. programme shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate, or its equivalent grade or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized, by an authority established. recognised or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country empowered for assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.
(b) A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layer)/ differently able and other categories of candidates as per the decision of Government of India (Gol) from time to time, or those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19 September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace marks.
(c) Candidates shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to Ph.D degree in an integrated program in the university, if (1) The candidates who have cleared an M.Phil. Course work in the same subject with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ from the university as per AUS Ordinance on M.Phil and Ph.D degrees in force. OR
(ii) The candidate has already completed the course work in M.Phil. in the same subject as per AUS Ordinance on M.Phil and Ph.D degrees in force with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in the AUS grading scale and successfully completed the M.Phil. Degree in the same subject.
A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy laver)/ differently abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of Government of India (Gol) from time to time.
(d) Candidates seeking admission against OBC (Non-creamy layer) quota must submit valid Income Certificate from the appropriate authority in support of his/her belonging to OBC (NCL) category.
(e) A student of Assam University, who’s M.Phil. Dissertation has been evaluated and the viva voce is pending, may be admitted to the Ph.D. programme of the University. A certificate of completion of evaluation of dissertation obtained from COE should be produced before the DRC by the candidate at the time of personal interview.
(f) Candidates possessing a Degree considered equivalent to the M. Phil. Degree of an Indian Institution, from a Foreign Educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established, recognized or incorporated by law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country empowered for assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to Ph.D. programme.
How to Apply:
Candidates may apply online on payment of Rs. 1000.00 (for General and OBC students), Rs. 900.00 (for OBC (NCL)/ EWS) and Rs. 800.00 (for SC/ST/PWD students) through online as application fee.
The web link for the purpose shall be https://www.ausexamination.ac.in/admission and shall remain active on the university admission portal from 29 September, 2022 till 27 October, 2022
Interested candidate may apply up to a maximum of two courses only for Ph. D. Programme offered by allied departments.
However, separate application should be submitted for each course with requisite application fees.
Schedule of dates for various activities relating to admission is given below (for Silchar
HQ and Diphu Campus): 27th October, 2022
Last date of submission of online application. Publishing list of eligible candidates for RET (Research
29th October, 2022
4th & 5th November, 2022 Research Entrance Test (RET) & PI
15th November, 2022
Publication of the 1a list of selected candidates.
15th to 17th November, 2022
Dates for Admission of the selected candidate from the 1st list.
23rd November, 2022
Publication of 2nd list, if any.
23rd to 25th November, 2022
Admission of candidates selected in 2nd list if any Commencement of Classes for Course Work 21st November, 2021
▷ Reservation of seats for admission in respect of SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/PWD/ EWS candidates will be made as per GOI rules. Appropriate certificate must be submitted from the designated authority.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The University does not ensure Non-NET fellowship to all intending claimants (fresh entrants).
This is subject to availability of fund received from UGC. In view of constraint of fund, if any, Non-NET fellowship shall be awarded to the selected candidates on merit basis on the recommendation by the concerned department.