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University of Calcutta RET for Phd in Geology Admission 2013

Admission Notice 2013-14

Admission RET for Ph.D in Geology Admission 2013-14

University of Calcutta invites applications in plain paper from eligible candidates for Research Eligibility Test (RET) for Ph.D in Geology for the coming academic session of 2013-14

Application Procedure:

Maximum intake: 30

Each candidate should apply in the prescribed format by paying a fee of Rs.100/- at the cash counter of University of Calcutta

A photocopy of the challan of RET examination fee deposited by the candidate must be attached to the application of the candidate for the RET

The candidates whose final University results are awaited may also submit their application form for RET- October 2013, but they need to produce their final mark sheet in original at the time of RET-interview

Their candidature will only be considered if they are found to be successful at the final qualifying examination

RET written examination: Candidates who have already passed any national level test like NET, GATE, SLET or, have obtained M.Phil, or M.Tech, with examination scores valid on the holding the RET written examination need not appear again for the written examination

However, those candidates must appear at the interview-part of RET

All the questions in the written exam of RET are compulsory

The full marks of RET will be 50

The questions in the written test of RET will comprise two parts:

Group-A (10 marks): one broad answer type of questions (answer to be given in approx. 250 words)

Group-B: (40 marks): twenty short answer type of questions (each question bears 2 marks)

All candidates appearing at the RET written part will need to answer these questions

Questions will be set in such a way that the grasp of the candidate in different branches of Earth Sciences could be evaluated

Application Form: Application form is available on website

Important Dates:

Last date for submission of application: 28th October, 2013, 03.00 p.m.

Date of Commencement of RET (written part): 29th October, 2013 (12.00 noon to 02.30 p.m.)

Declaration of result in the written part of RET: 30th October, 2013 (after 06.00 p.m.)

Date of commencement RET (interview part): 31st October, 2013 (12.00 Noon onwards)


University of Calcutta  

University of Calcutta, Dept of Geology

87/1, College Street, Kolkata-73, West Bengal



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