Kurukshetra University Admission 2020 through Entrance Test

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Kurukshetra University announces Entrance Test for admission to various PhD Courses (against vacant seats available) with fellowship under RUSA in the concerned Department/Institute. The Application can be submitted online from  28th February 2020 to 02nd March 2020. Check details on important dates, eligibility criteria, application process and more for Kurukshetra University PhD Admission 2020.


PhD Courses Offered




Computer Science & Applications







Electronic Science

University School of Management

Institute of Environmental Science


Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit



Kurukshetra University PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Last date of submission of online Application Form

28th February 2020

Submission of hard copy of application to the concerned Departments/Institutes

02nd March 2020

Submission of Application Form with late fee of Rs.2000/-

05th March 2020

ENTRANCE TEST (Main Subjects)

08th March 2020

Time:- 10:00 AM to 12:00PM (2hrs)

ENTRANCE TEST ( Allied Subjects)

15th March 2020

Time:- 10:00 AM to 12:00PM (2hrs)

Declaration of Entrance Test Result

17th March 2020

Submission of documents, if required prior to Enrollment

18th March 2020

Dates of Enrollment

1st List to be displayed

19th March 2020

Deposit of Fee (2 working days)

20th -21st March 2020

2nd list to be displayed

24th March 2020

Deposit of Fee ( 2 Working days)

25th – 26th March 2020

Final List to be displayed, if seats are vacant with fee deposition on the same day

27th March 2020

Deposit of Coursework Fee

30th March 2020

Commencement of Coursework Classes

30th March 2020

Completion of the Coursework Classes (excluding Summer Vacations

06th November 2020

Conduct of Examination & Declaration of Result of Coursework

16th November 2020

Submission of Synopsis for approval of Research Topic and Research Supervisor by the concerned Board of Studies

As per Clause 10 of the PhD Ordinance


Eligibility Criteria for Kurukshetra University PhD Admission 2020

Any of the following may be satisfied

Master’s Degree with 55% marks.

M.Phil. Degree with 55% marks and also having secured 55% marks in Master’s Degree in the main subject (or an exam recognized as equivalent thereto)/allied subject (or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto).

Its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed, calculations of marks as per CBCS pattern).

A relaxation of 5% marks of 55% marks (2.75%) i.e. from 55% to 52.25% marks in the aforesaid Degrees is allowed for those candidates belonging to SC/ST/ Differently Abled (non-creamy layer) of Haryana.

For calculating percentage of marks for Master’s Degree in the case of Education and Library & Information Science, marks obtained in B.Ed. + M.Ed (Each one Year Course) and B.Lib.Sc. + M.Lib.Sc. (Each one year course) shall be halved (in old cases, if any).


Kurukshetra University PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

The Candidate shall apply for admission on the prescribed Application Form available with the Manager, University Printing & Publications Bureau, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra or it can be downloaded from the University website www.kuk.ac.in.

In case of downloaded Application Form, the applicant shall remit the prescribed price of Application Form as fixed by the University from time to time.


Fee Details

General Category

Rs. 500/-

SC/ST/BC Category & Blind candidate of Haryana

Rs. 125/-

Entrance Test Fee

General Category


SC/ST & BC candidate of Haryana


Mode of Payment

Online, O.B.C. Bank Receipt on Campus, Indian Postal Order


For more details and to apply online, please visit official website