Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021 Eligibility, Dates, Application form

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Periyar University announces Entrance Test for Admission to MPhil and PhD Program 2021 (July Session)

Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021 – Applications are invited via online mode for Common Entrance Test for MPhil and  PhD Program offered in the Various Departments / Affiliated Colleges / Research Institutions of Periyar University for the Academic Year 2021-22 (July Session)

Interested candidates can check the post below for more details on Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021 such as the courses offered, eligibility criteria, application process, fee, etc.

Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates


  • Last date for submission of on-line application :- 09th August 2021
  • Last date for submission of printed version of the on-line application :- 12th August 2021
  • Candidates can download their Hall tickets from the portal using their application number, Mail-ID and date of birth between : Through mail/SMS only
  • Date of Common Entrance Test : To be announced

Eligibility Criteria for Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021

  • Candidates should have Passed Master Degree with a minimum 55% of marks or an equivalent grade.
  • For the candidates belonging to SC/ST community and those who have qualified for the Master’s degree before 19th September 1991 the minimum eligibility marks shall be 50% in their Master’s degree.
  • The Candidates who are studying Post Graduate Programs and cleared all papers up to III Semester are eligible to apply for MPhil/PhD Program.
  • NET/SET/GATE qualified need not apply for the Common Entrance test.

Periyar University MPhil and PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Interested Candidates can apply online only through  the University Website and the necessary fee must be paid through online only.
  • The duly filled online application printout (hard copy) along with candidate signature and required documents attachments should be sent to the Register, Periyar University, Salem – 636 011 on or before 12th August 2021

Step to Apply

  • Step 1 : Login
  • Step 2 : Click Admission menu and then click Research submenu
  • Step 3 : Click online portal
  • Step 4 : Click PhD Entrance Box

Application Fee

  • For SC/ST and Differently-abled candidates :- Rs. 250/-
  • For Other Candidates :- Rs. 500/-
  • Mode of Payment :- Online through Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking.

Selection  Procedure

  • Selection will be based on an online Entrance exam and Interview conducted by the respective Departments.

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