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Calcutta University Research Eligibility Test for PhD Physics Admission 2020

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Calcutta University Research Eligibility Test (RET) 2020 for admission PhD Program in Physics

Calcutta University is conducting Research Eligibility Test (RET) 2020 for admission to PhD Program in Physics. Last date to apply with a fee of Rs 100 (to be paid online) is 23 February 2020.


Program Available

Doctoral of Philosophy

PhD in Physics

 No. of Seats

35 (Thirty-Five)


Eligibility Criteria

Applications must be M. Sc. in Physics


RET 2020 Exam Scheme

Duration of the Ph.D. Entrance Test

1 Hour

Question type in Ph.D. Entrance Test



Calcutta University RET Syllabus

Syllabus of this exam is that of Physics M.Sc.


Application Fee

Form Fee


Mode of Payment

Payment is to be submitted online through SBI Collect


Application Procedure


Candidate need to send the filled in application form in the prescribed proforma downloadable from the Institute website www.caluniv.ac.in


Filled in applications together with self-attested copies of caste certificate (if applicable) and NET/GATE/SET/SLET/Teacher Eligibility certificate (if applicable) must reach The Head, Physics Dept., University of Calcutta, 92 Acharyya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata-700009


Important Dates

Last date of submission of forms

23rd February 2020

List of candidates eligible for the written test to be displayed on the departmental webpage

27th February 2020

Date of Written Test

02nd March 2020 (11.00 hrs. Venue: Department of Physics)

List of candidates eligible for the interview to be displayed on

02nd March 2020

Date of Interview

02nd and 3rd March & 04th April 2020


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



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