BVP CET 2017 for PhD Programs | PhD Entrance Exam 2017 through CET
Bharati Vidyapeeth University PhD Entrance Exam 2017 Eligibility, Application Form, Application Procedure, Application Fees, Application Deadlines, Common Entrance Test and more details
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune has invited application for All India Entrance Test – Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) Programme through CET (Common Entrance Test) commencing in the session 2017-18.
Ph.D. Program Details (BVP CET 2017)
The University offers PhD Program in the following disciplines: Social Sciences, Environmental Science, and Technology, Geo-Informatics, Pharmacy, Ayurved Varidhi, Homeopathic Materia Medica, Repertory, Organon of Medicine, Homeopathic Pharmacy.
BVP CET 2017 Eligibility Criteria
The applicant shall have to fulfill one of the following conditions for an admission to a Ph.D. Program.
Applicants for admission to the PhD Program shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution recognized under a law in its home country.
The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark.
Applicants who have cleared the M.Phil Course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in a point scale if a grading system is followed and have successfully completed the M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the Ph.D. degree in the same university in an integrated program.
The applicants, who have UGC-NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF / SLET / GATE /Teacher fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil. will be exempted from appearing at the ‘All India Entrance Test’ for the Ph.D. admission.
BVP CET Admission Procedure 2017
The admissions to a Ph.D. Degree Programme will be based on the merit obtained by the applicant in an ‘All India Entrance Test’ conducted by the University and fulfillment of the eligibility conditions.
The All India Entrance Test will have 50% weight age for Research Methodology and 50% weight age for prescribed syllabus of respective subjects. The All India Entrance Test will be conducted at specified centers published by the university.
The entrance test will be of 100 marks and for the duration of three hours. An applicant must score minimum 50% of marks in the test to qualify for the admission.
The written entrance test will consist of two sections: Section-I (First) will be on Research Methodology and will carry 50 marks.
Section-II (Second) will be on the respective subject and will also carry 50 marks. Each section will carry seven questions and the applicant has to attempt any five of the given questions.
BVP CET Application Form 2017
Applicants can obtain the form along with the Information Brochure either in person at the Pune, New Delhi and Navi Mumbai centers for Rs. 200/- or through the post for Rs.250/-.
Applicants must complete the prescribed form by filling in the required personal and educational details.
Eligibility – Rs.500/- (for Foreign Students – US$ 500)
Processing Fees – Rs. 2500/- (For applicants exempted from appearing for the entrance test, Registration Fee is Rs.1500/- non-refundable)
Tuition fee will be charged as per regular Indian Students for students from SAARC countries (Processing fee to be paid through online only)
BVP CET Application Deadlines 2017
Last Date for receiving duly completed application form to BVU, LBS Marg, Pune: July 31st, 2017
Date of CET (Common Entrance Test): August 13th, 2017 at 11.00 am to 02.00 pm
Places where the Entrance Test will be held: Pune, New Delhi, and Navi Mumbai
Date of Declaration of Merit Lists: August 21st, 2017
Date of Interviews: 26th, 27th & 28th August 2017
Date of Commencement of Ph.D. Course: September 01st 2017