Kurukshetra University 2022 Admission Ph.D. Application Last Date,Exam Date,Syllabus

Kurukshetra University 2022 Admission Ph.D. Application Last Date

Kurukshetra University Ph.D. Admission 2022

Application forms are invited for admission to Ph.D. courses through the Entrance Test for session 2022-23. The University offers 175 courses on the campus in 47 Departments/institutes through a highly qualified faculty. The University also plays an important role in providing higher education to the youth of the State through its 282 affiliated colleges and institutes in seven districts of Haryana. By virtue of its commitment to excellence, the University has been awarded A+Grade by NAAC and has been placed at 8th position amongst the State Universities of the country in Category-I by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and has also been granted academic autonomy. 

Kurukshetra University shall hold the Entrance Test of the main subject and allied subject as per the schedule notified subject to availability of seats. The Controller of Examinations will conduct the Ph.D. Entrance Test.  A common examination center will be created in the University by the Controller of Examinations for all the Departments/Institutes.   Examination of Entrance Test will be held as per the schedule notified by the University. UGC/CSIR-NET JRF (with validity period)/UGC/CSIR-NET/Teacher Fellowship holder/Inspire fellow (with validity period)/GATE (with validity period)/GPAT is eligible to submit the Application Form duly filled in all respects for admission in Ph.D. course under Exempted Category, if otherwise eligible.

The Entrance Test Paper will consist of Objective type questions as per the following scheme:

  Paper Marks Number of Questions MCQ                                         Total Duration

          1      200         100                        Research Methodology +Main Subject           2 hours

The syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of up to 50% of the Research methodology and the remaining shall be subject-specific. For each correct response, the candidate will get 2 marks. There shall be no negative marks for incorrect responses. No marks will be given for unanswered questions.

The Departmental Research Advisory Committee shall recommend and supply to the Controller of Examinations, a panel of 10 external experts along with a copy of the syllabi of the concerned subjects. Two question papers will be got prepared by the Controller of Examinations from the Expert(s) as approved by the Vice-Chancellor. The setting of the question paper of the Ph.D. The Entrance Test will be based on the syllabi as approved by the Departmental Research Advisory Committee of the concerned Department/Institute and the syllabus shall be placed on the website of the University.

Entrance Test Score-

The candidate will be required to secure 50% marks in Entrance Test to be eligible for the Ph. D. course. Provided a relaxation of 5% marks (from 50% to 45%) shall be allowed for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC (Block A&B) (non-creamy layers)/Differently–abled category of Haryana in the entrance examination conducted by the Universities. Provided further, that, if despite the above relaxation, the seats allotted for SC/ST/( Block A&B) (non-creamy layers)/Differently-abled categories remain unfilled, the   University shall launch a Special Admission Drive, for that particular category within one month from the date of closure of admissions of General Category. 

Evaluation of Entrance Test 

It will be done by a committee consisting of the concerned Chairperson/Director of the Department/Institute, Controller of Examinations or his nominee, and one member to be nominated by  Vice-Chancellor. The Entrance Test result shall be notified by the Controller of Examinations on the Website of Kurukshetra University. There will be no provision for re-evaluation of answer books for the paper of Ph.D. Entrance Test.

1. Last date of submission of  online Application Form  07.02.2022

2. Submission of Application Form with late fee of Rs. 2,000/- 09.02.2022


For those candidates who have applied for a Ph.D. in University Institute of Engineering & Technology   ( UIET)

  Main Subjects -28.02.2022  

   Allied Subjects -01.03.2022, 

Available seats

Faculty NameProgramme NameTotal vacant seats *
Indic StudiesPh.D. in Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archaeology2
Faculty of Life SciencePh.D. in Biochemistry5
Life SciencesPh.D. in Biotechnology4
Life SciencesPh.D. in Botany0
SCIENCEPh.D. in Chemistry0
SciencePh.D. in Computer Science & Applications1
Social SciencesPh.D. in Economics0
Faculty of EducationPh.D. in Education  3
SciencePh.D. in Electronic Science16
Arts and Language (Department of English)Ph.D. in English1
Faculty of Indic StudiesPh.D. in Fine Arts0
Science FacultyPh.D. in Geography 0
Faculty of SciencePh.D. in Geology 4
SCIENCE Ph.D. in Applied Geophysics 3
Arts & LanguagesPh.D. in Hindi2
 Faculty of Social SciencesPh.D. in History8
Faculty of Life SciencesPh.D. in Food and Nutrition0
SciencePh.D. in Instrumentation16
LAWPh.D. in Law0
Art and LanguagePh.D. in Library & Information Science4
SciencePh.D. in Mathematics2
Faculty of Life SciencesPh.D. in Microbiology1
Dean Indic StudiesPh.D. in Music0
Arts and LanguagesPh.D. in Panjabi3
Indic Studies Ph.D. in Philosophy 0
EducationPh.D. in Physical Education6
Science FacultyPh.D. in Physics1
Social SciencesPh.D. in Political Science0
Social SciencesPh.D. in Psychology1
Social SciencesPh.D. in Public Administration3
ArtsPh.D. in Sanskrit2
Social SciencePh.D. in Social Work2
Social SciencePh.D. in Sociology0
SciencePh.D. in Statistics0
Commerce and ManagementPh.D. in Tourism Management1
Faculty of Life SciencePh.D. in Zoology1
Life SciencesPh.D. in Environmental Science2
Faculty of Commerce and Management Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication 1
Faculty of Pharmaceutical SciencesPh.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences17
Commerce and ManagementPh.D. in Management0
EngineeringPh.D. in Electronics & Communication Engineering12
Faculty of EngineeringPh.D. in Biotechnology Engineering7
Faculty of EngineeringPh.D. in Mechanical Engineering10

Application Fee:-

For General Category                                 Rs. 800/-
For SC/BC/Blind candidate of  Haryana Rs.200/-
For DA/Others                                         Rs.800/-
Last date of submission of  online Application Form                          07.02.2022