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Alagappa University Notification for Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination for Ph.D. Program 2019 (July session)

Alagappa University PhD Admission 2019 - Alagappa University, Karaikudi invites the applications for Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination for PhD Program for the session July 2019



  1. Arts: Tamil, English, Women’s Studies, History, Economics, Social Work, Fine Arts, Library & Information Science, Psychology
  2. Science: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Nanoscience & Technology, Bioinformatics, Bioelectronics & Biosensors, Oceanography & Coastal Area Studies, Zoology, Botany, Home Science, Geology, Energy Science
  3. Management: Management, Commerce, Corporate Secretary-ship, Bank Management, International Business, Political Science, Logistics Management
  4. Education: Education, Special Education, Physical Education


See: PHD Admission 2019


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2019 Important Dates

  1. Submission of application through Online: 04th July 2019 to 24th July 2019 (10.00 a.m. onwards 05.00 p.m.)
  2. Last Date for Applying is: 24th July 2019 5.00 PM
  3. Date of Entrance Exam: 28th July 2019 (10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.)


Eligibility Criteria for Alagappa University PhD Admission 2019

  1. Minimum Marks in Qualifying Degree
  2. Candidates who have passed through 10+2+3+2/11+1+3+2/10+3+2+2 pattern alone can apply.
  3. 50 % of marks for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer) / Person with Disability.
  4. 55 % of marks for all Other Candidates.
  5. M.Ed. (Education / Special Education) / M.A. Education is essential for Ph.D. in Education.


Exam Pattern

  1. The Entrance Examination for Ph.D. Programme is Compulsory for all Candidates (except those with NET/ SET/GATE) irrespective of possessing or not possessing M.Phil degree.
  2. Written Examination (In English Medium) (3 hours)
  3. For all candidates seeking admission in all disciplines except Ph.D. in Tamil Literature
  4. Test of English Language Skills: MCQs 25; Marks 25
  5. Test of Quantitative Aptitude: MCQs 25; Marks 25
  6. Test of Relevant Subject Knowledge: MCQs100; Marks100
  7. Total: MCQs 150; Marks 150 *
  8. (For candidates seeking admission to Ph.D. in Tamil Literature) (3 hours)
  9. Test of Language Skills in Tamil: MCQs 25; Marks 25
  10. Test of Quantitative Aptitude (Tamil Medium): MCQs 25; Marks 25
  11. Test of Subject Knowledge in Tamil: MCQs100; Marks100
  12. Total: MCQs 150; Marks 150 *
  13. The question paper will be in MCQ pattern. The Standard of Question paper will be PG Level for Subject Area and Graduate level for Language & Quantitative Skills.
  14. Weightage of Marks: Written Test 100%


Note: NNET/SET/GATE – Qualified candidates are exempted from clearing the Entrance Exam (Written Test) If selected, they will be provided a fellowship of Rs.25,000/- per month.


  1. Fellowship amount of Rs.20, 000/- (per month) will be awarded to the Ph.D. Qualifying Entrance Examination for pursuing Ph.D. programme in full-time in each Department.


See: Latest Entrance Exam Notification


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2019 Application Process

  1. Candidates who are in the final year / semester of their P.G. Degree may also apply for the Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination for Ph.D. Program.
  2. Candidates can even download the application form from the Alagappa University website www.alagappauniversity.ac.in and Submission of application through Online only.
  3. Application Fee: Rs.500/- for All Candidates
  4. Applications can be obtained from the Registrar, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 630 003, on payment of its cost as applicable by means of crossed Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Registrar, Alagappa University, payable at Karaikudi.
  5. For more details of submission of application, Approved Research Centres and discipline - wise recognised Research Supervisors visit University Website www.alagappauniversity.ac.in


For further details, contact the Recruitment Cell (Contact No.04565–223106).


See: PhD Admission in Management 2019


Alagappa University

Alagappa University, Karaikudi–630 003, Tamil Nadu, India,Tel : 04565-226001, E-mail : registraralagappauniv@gmail.com, website www.alagappauniversity.ac.in



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