Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2020, Dates, Application

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Maharishi Markandeshwar University announces Admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program 2020

Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2020 – Maharishi Markandeshwar University invites applications for admission to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program for the academic year 2020-21.

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PhD Program Disciplines

Ph.D. Programme is available in the following disciplines with No. of seats as indicated against each:

Technical Stream

Biotechnology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Sc. & Engineering, Food Technology, Electronics & Comm. Engg, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, English, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmacy, Physics, Computer Science Application & Law

Medical Stream

Biochemistry; Anatomy; Pharmacology; Physiology

Dental Stream

Public Health Dentistry

Nursing Stream


Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Availability of Online Application form & Prospectus

08th November 2020

Last Date for submission of Online application

Extended to 16th December 2020

Date of Entrance Test

Extended to 18th December 2020

Date of Interviews

Extended to 19th December 2020

Eligibility Criteria for Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2020

  • A candidate for admission to the PhD Program must have obtained any of the following academic qualifications in the discipline of research or a subject allied thereto (the alliance to be decided by the Academic Council on the recommendations of the respective Board of Studies) at the Master’s degree level (M.Tech/M.E., MBA, MCA, M.A, M.Sc., etc. other than M.Phil) from a recognized University:
  • 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/CGPA in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.
  • Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. coursework with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade/CGPA in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree Shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the PhD Degree in the same Institution in an integrated program.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade/CGPA under eligibility above may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/differently-abled and other categories of candidates without including the grace mark procedures as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Eligible Candidates can apply  through the official website
  • Application form can also be downloaded from the website
  • Prospectus containing Application Form and other details including No. of seats in each of the disciplines can be obtained from the counter of the University on payment of Rs.1000/- or can be downloaded from the website of the University in which case a Bank Draft of equivalent amount drawn in the name of MM University will have to be enclosed with the application
  • The filled in Application Form along with the attested copies of testimonials which make the candidate eligible for admission to the Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) programme must reach the Deputy Registrar (Academic), MM (Deemed to be University), Mullana-Ambala, 133-207, on or before 10th December 2020.

Application Fee

Application Fee

Rs. 1000/-

Mode of Payment

Online through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net banking

Offline through Demand Draft

Selection Process

  • The selection of the candidates for Admission to the Ph.D programme will be made on the basis of merit of the Online Entrance Test to be conducted by the MM (DU) followed by interview by the respective Departmental Research Committee in Online mode.
  • Those who have qualified UGC/CSIR NET in respective disciplines (other than Medical/ Dental/ Nursing streams) or M.Tech with GATE for seeking admission to Ph.D programme, will not be required to appear in the Entrance Test and will be considered for admission on the basis of their academic merit followed by interview which will also expose the candidates about their depth in the subject, research aptitude, area of research, suitability, etc.

Research Fellowship

  • The Maharishi Markandeshwar (Deemed to be University) also offers Research Fellowship of Rs.18,000/- P.M. with Contingency Grant upto Rs.6,000/- per year to the Scholars enrolled for Ph.D. in various disciplines (other than those of medical streams i.e. medical/dental/nursing) .


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