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Bangalore University PhD Entrance Test Notification 2016

Applications are invited by Bangalore University, Bangalore for admission to Doctoral of Philosophy (Ph.D) program in Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Mechanical Engineering offered at Faculty of Engineering and session 2016

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate who has obtained a Post-Graduate Degree from recognized University securing not less than 55% marks shall be eligible to apply

In the case of SC/ST/CAT-I/Differently abled candidates, and those who are appointed on regular basis prior to 31st March 1992 as teachers, librarians and physical education personnel in colleges and University Departments, the minimum marks shall be 50% provided the employees are continuing in service at the time of submission of application for registration

If the results of Master’s Degree are declared in the form of grades/credits/cumulative points in their marks cards/ transcripts, such grades/points shall be converted into percentage to assess the minimum eligibility criteria

The candidates who have cleared the UGC/UGC-CSIR JRF Test/NET/SLET/SET/GATE/Recognised young researchers by DST/UGC/CSIR/AICTE, etc./obtained M.Phil degree through regular course work and not through distance education mode/Project Fellows/Project Assistants working in sponsored major research projects/ FIP/QIP/Foreign candidates shall be eligible for exemption from the Entrance Test

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the entrance test conducted by the institute

The candidates who have cleared the UGC/UGC-CSIR JRF test/NET/SLET/SET/GATE/ recognised young researchers by DST, UGC, CSIR, AICTE, etc/obtained M.Phil degree through regular course work and not through distance education mode/project fellows/project assistants working in sponsored major research projects/FIP/QIP/ foreign candidates shall be eligible for exemption from the entrance test

Entrance Test

Maximum marks for Entrance Test: 100

Nature of Questions: Multiple-choice questions of one mark each

Syllabus for the Entrance Test: Research Methodology and / or cognate/ core subjects of the PG courses

Duration of Entrance Test: 120 minutes

Preparation of Merit List of Successful Candidates: After the Entrance Test, Consolidated Merit List of all the candidates shall be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance test and marks obtained in the qualifying examination in the ratio of 50:50

However, the candidate has to secure an overall minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/Category-I, a further remission of 5% of marks may be considered, if the seats still remain vacant in those categories) to be eligible for provisional registration

How to Apply

Candidates shall visit and browse the application form from or

The candidates shall submit duly filled-in application through online only along with fees of Rs.2000/- for entrance and Rs.1500/- for non-entrance candidates (50% of the prescribed fee for SC/ST and category-I candidates) to the Finance Officer, Bangalore University S.B. A/c No. 64144997173 of State Bank of Mysore

The candidates who are required to appear for entrance test and those who are exempted from taking Entrance Test have to submit their application

Filled in Application Form along with proof of fee paid and enclosures shall be sent online and one copy of the filled in Application Form with related documents shall also be sent to the Registrar (Evaluation), Pareeksha Bhavan, Bangalore University, Jnanabharati Campus, Bangalore-560056 on or before 30th April 2016 upto 05.00 pm by speed post/courier

Application shall be downloaded only from the website and they will not be provided in the office

Calendar of Events

Issue of Application Forms: 04th April 2016

Last Date for Receipt of Application Form: 30th April 2016

Date of Entrance Test: 29th May 2016

Announcement of Key Answers: 30th May 2016

Objections, if any, to be filed by the candidates for key answers: 04th June 2016

Announcement of Provisional Eligibility List of qualified Candidates: 17th June 2016

Date of Counselling/Admission: 22nd June to 30th June 2016

Bangalore University, Bengaluru

Office of the Registrar (Evaluation), Pareeksha Bhavana, Jnana Bharathi, Bengaluru-560056, Websites or

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