MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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Manonmaniam Sundaranar University announces Admission to PhD and M Phil Program for January 2021 Session

MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021 – Manonmaniam Sundaranar University (MSU), Tirunelveli invites application for the Qualifying Entrance Examination for PhD (Full time/Part-time) and M.Phil. Programs in various disciplines for the January 2021 session.

Interested candidates can check details on MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021 from the page below.

MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021 Important Dates

Opening of the online portal 01st March 2021
Closing of Online Portal 31st March 2021
Date of Qualifying Entrance Examination (through Online) 08th & 09th April 2021
Results to be published on will be intimated later

Eligibility Criteria for MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021

  • Candidates who have passed Master’s Degree through the Open University system are not eligible.
  • Candidates who have secured their Master’s Degree and M.Phil with 55% or its equivalent grade of marks (relaxation of 5% marks to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/differently-abled under (11+1)/(10+2)+3+2 and 10+3+2+2 pattern of courses of study shall be eligible for Ph.D. program.
  • Candidates with NET/SET/JRF/GATE qualifications are exempted from the Qualifying Entrance Examination.
  • A pass in the Qualifying Entrance Examination is valid for one year (Two sessions).

MSU Tirunelveli PhD and MPhil Admission 2021 Application Process

Candidates desirous of appearing for the above said Qualifying Entrance Examination can apply online in the research link of this University website:
Steps to Follow:
Step 1 Register yourself
Step 2 Valid Email ID must be provided mandatorily.
Step 3 Scanned image of Passport size photograph in JPG format of minimum 4kb to 40 kb. The dimension of the photograph should be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height).
Step 4 Scanned image of Signature in JPG format of minimum 4kb to 30 kb. The dimension of the signature should be 3.5 cm (width) x 1.5 cm (height).

Application Fee

Application fee Rs. 1000/-
Mode of Payment Through online Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking.

Selection Process

  • Candidates will be admitted for Ph.D. programs through a common entrance test for each discipline, followed by an interview.
  • The date of the interview will be intimated only to the candidates who have passed the written Examination.

Fellowship Amount

  • Bharat Ratna Dr.M.G. Ramachandran Centenary Research Fellowship amount of Rs.5,000/- per month (other than scholars getting fellowship from other funding agencies) will be awarded for the academic year to the top-ranking Ph.D. full-time scholars doing research in the University Departments for the maximum period of three years by taking; into account of the performance in the qualifying entrance examination to be conducted.


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