Goa University Admissions to the PhD Programme-September-2022

Goa University Admissions to the PhD Programme-September-2022.

Application for seeking admission to the Ph.D. Programme offered at the University Schools and Research Centres/Institutions affiliated to Goa University shall be accepted online from 22/09/2022 to 08/10/2022.

The list of vacancies in the respective subjects, along with the names of the Guides and area of research and reservation are given at Annexure-I and Annexure Il respectively.

Admission to the Ph.D. Programme is governed by Ordinance OA-19A of this University which is available on the University website www.unigoa.ac.in.

Interested candidates are required to refer to Ordinance OA-19A and this Notification for details including the eligibility criteria before applying.


Commencement of online applications : 22/09/2022

Last Date for applying online: 08/10/2022

18/10/2022 & 19/10/2022

Conduct of Interview: 28/10/2022

Declaration of list of Selected Candidates

Last date of verification of Documents: 08/11/2022

Last date of payment of fees: 15/11/2022


(1) A candidate who have obtained a Master’s Degree


a Professional Degree declared equivalent to the Master’s Degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate,


its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed),


an equivalent Degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized


authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country


any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting


assuring quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible to register for the Ph.D. Degree.



a) Statement of Marks of Post-Graduation

b) Certificate of Passing M.Phil CSIR-UGC/UGC NET JRF/ lectureship, DBTJRF,SET/SLET /JEST/ICAR-NET/NET/SET/JRF/GATE/GPAT/GU-PET etc. Examinations.

c) Marksheets of M.Phil CSIR-UGC/UGC NET JRF/ lectureship, DBTJRF,SET/SLET/JEST/ ICAR-NET/NET/SET/JRF/GATE/GPAT/GU-PET etc. Examinations indicating marks scored.

d) Valid Category Certificate (if applicable); OBC (non-creamy layer) Certificate is valid for 3 years.

e) EWS Category candidates are required to submit a certificate issued to that effect by the Officer of the rank of the Mamlatdar or any other Authorized Officer as notified by the Government of Goa. APPLICATION FEES (Non-Refundable)

Unreserved/OBC/EWS/SC/ST : Rs. 600 per subject/ Rs. 300 per

Persons with Disabilities : Nil


Applicants are eligible to apply for a maximum three Programmes.


Candidates are required to check/confirm the correctness of the information entered before paying and submitting their application. Application fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.


While grading the candidates for admission to Ph.D. Programme, a weightage of 70% shall be given for the Entrance Test and 30% to the performance in the Interview/Viva-Voce.

A Candidate shall be required to score a minimum of 50% marks at the Interview. (5% relaxation for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/Person with Disability, or other categories of Candidates as specified by the State Government).

(i) The Candidates who have cleared any of the National or State Level Tests like M.Phil CSIR UGC/UGC NET/JRF/lectureship/DBTJRF/SET/SLET/JEST/ICAR-NET/GATE/GPAT/GU-PET etc. Examinations shall be admitted by normalizing their marks/score/ percentage in such tests with respect to 70% component of GU-PET.

For normalizing the marks obtained in National Level and State Level Tests, the following formula shall be used.

Normalized % Marks = 70-[0.45 x (100- Obtained % Marks)]

Provided that in case of the Candidates who do not possess certificates of the National or State level tests/fellowships mentioned above showing the score earned by the Candidates, the percentage score obtained by them at Master’s level shall be considered for normalizing.

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