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Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya Haridwar announces PhD admissions 2015

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya (GKV), Haridwar, announces admissions for PhD Program in various disciplines for 2015 session. The subjects approved by Academic Council for PhD programme shall be covered by these rules and regulations

Courses Offered and Seats Available for GKV PhD admissions 2015

PhD Courses

  • Sanskrit (04),
  • Vedic Literature (02),
  • Philosophy (05),
  • English (06),
  • Hindi Literature (06)
  • Human Consciousness and Yogic Science, Ancient Indian History Cultural and Archaeology (03),
  • Psychology (08)
  • Management (15)
  • Physics (14)
  • Chemistry (19)
  • Mathematics (22)
  • Computer Science (32)
  • Zoology (17)
  • Environmental Science (17)
  • Botany (13)
  • Microbiology (13)

Eligibility for GKV PhD admissions 2015

A candidate holding Master’s Degree from any recognized University/Institution with at least 55% marks in the main subject or an allied subject is eligible for the Research Entrance Test (RET) and registration for PhD degree.


There shall be relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST/ PWD in the restriction of minimum marks.

Candidate must check carefully and ensure that he/she fulfills the minimum eligibility mentioned in the Information Boucher and Rules & Regulations before submitting the application.

Registration of the candidate for PhD programme shall be as follows:

Research Entrance Test (RET) A candidate possessing the minimum qualifications with the requisite percentage of marks shall be eligible to appear in the research entrance test

Max. Marks of Exam 100 Marks

Duration of Exam 2 Hours

Mode Objective / Multiple – Choice type questions

Direct Admission (Relaxation from RET): Those candidates who fulfill one of the following requirements may be considered for Direct Admission to PhD programme without appearing in Research Entrance Test (RET):

A candidate who has passed UGC/CSIR (NET-JRF)/ NET/SLET /GATE Exam

A candidate who is a teacher fellowship holder selected under Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) /Faculty Development Programme (FDP)/Faculty Improvement Programme (FIP)

Admission Procedure for GKV PhD admissions 2015

Admissions and registration to programmes leading to Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in various subjects/disciplines (Table-1) shall be done as per UGC norms and approved by the Academic Council of the Vishwavidhyalaya from time to time.

The admission to the said programme shall be

i) Through Research Entrance Test (RET) to be conducted by the Vishwavidhyalaya

ii) Direct admission without appearing in RET

The Ph.D. programme will be allowed in those subjects only where Post-Graduate courses are being taught in this Vishwavidhyalaya.

However, by the permission given Information Brochure, Ph.D. Programme (2015-16) Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya, Haridwar earlier for subjects by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi/Academic Council of GKV will continue.

The subjects approved by Academic Council for Ph.D. programme shall be covered by these rules and regulations.

How to Apply

Application form, Information Brochure and Rules & Regulations for Research Entrance Test (RET)/Direct Admission (RET Exempted) for admission to PhD programme can be obtained from the Office of Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya, Haridwar by paying Rs.1000/- in cash or by sending a demand draft of Rs.1050/- to Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya, Haridwar.

The demand draft should be in favour of “Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya” payable at Haridwar

Application form can also be downloaded from

Completely filled in application form for entrance test / Direct Admission shall be submitted to the office of Registrar, Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya, Haridwar

Application form downloaded from website will be accepted along with demand draft of Rs.1000/-

Important Dates

Last date for submitting the filled in application form 13th June, 2015

Date of Research Entrance Test (RET) 30th June, 2015

Date of declaration and display of result of RET 20th November 2014


No examination fee shall be paid by the candidate while submitting application form

Write the name of the main subject (with code) applied on the top of the envelop and your name and main subject (with code) on the back of the demand draft while demanding application form

Application/Test Fee shall neither be returned in any case nor shall be transferred for any other course

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidhyalaya

Gurukula Kangri, Haridwar-249404
Phone: 01334311881
Email: [email protected]

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