Panjab University Chandigarh Admission to Ph.D. Programmes in Various Disciplines

Name of Institute / University

Panjab University Chandigarh

Courses Offered

Admission to Ph.D. courses in the Faculties of Arts, Business Management & Commerce; Design & Fine Arts; Education; Engineering; Languages; Law; Science.


Faculty of Arts, Languages, Science, Education, Design and Fine Arts, Law, And Engineering

Any candidate who has passed the Master’s examination in the concerned subject with a score of at least 55% (50% for SC/ST Category) marks in aggregate, or have appeared in the final year examination of Master’s degree in the subject concerned from Panjab University or any other University (approved by the appropriate Academic Bodies of P.U.), shall also be eligible to appear for the Ph.D. Entrance Test.

For Business Management

Any candidate who has obtained Master’s degree with not less than 55% (50% for SC/ST Category) marks in the aggregate, from Panjab University or from any other University (approved by the Academic Council) in anyone of the following subjects: -

(i) Commerce or Management OR

(ii) Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Sociology, Psychology, Public
Administration, Operations Research, Social Work, Engineering and
Laws. OR

(iii) Any subject other than those mentioned in (i) and (ii) above provided that the candidate has either not less than 5 years’ work experience at the managerial (including administrative service) level or is a member of the Faculty in the Department of University Business School, Panjab University with not less than 5 years’ experience of teaching postgraduate classes.

(iv) Master of Finance and Control (MFC).

Provided further that candidates with qualification, mentioned in (ii) & (iii) above shall be eligible for enrolment only if the area of research relates to the Faculty of Business Management and Commerce.

How To Apply

The Prospectus (including application form) is available for sale from 8th July 2010 on cash payment of Rs. 1700/- (Rs.850/- in case of SC/ST candidates) in Post Office, Sector 14, Chandigarh only.

Application Form along with Admit Card can be downloaded from University Website . In this case attach bank draft for Rs. 1700/- (Rs. 850/- for SC/ST) drawn in favour of the Registrar, P.U., payable at Chandigarh, and two self addressed envelopes size 10”x4”, duly stamped for Rs. 22/- each.

Contact Details

Tel: 0172- 2784869, 2534866, 2534818


Last date for submission of form with a late fee of Rs.1000/-: 30th July, 2010

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