Assam University PhD Program Admission 2022 Application Form, Dates, Eligibility


Assam University PhD Admission 2021


Assam University Silchar announces Admission to PhD Program 2022, Apply now


Assam University PhD Admission 2022 – Online applications in prescribed form are invited for admission to the Ph. D. program in Assam University, Silchar H. Q.and Diphu Campus for the academic session 2022-23


Assam University Silchar PhD Admission 2022

PhD Course Offered


Departments offering PhD Courses (Silchar Campus)

  • 1. Linguistics, 2. Bengali, 3. Manipuri, 4. Sanskrit, 5. English, 6. Arabic, 7. Economics, 8. Commerce, 9. Political Science, 10. History, 11. Sociology, 12. Mass Communication, 13. Education, 14. Physics, 15. Mathematics, 16. Computer Science, 17. Life Science & Bio-informatics, 18. Microbiology, 19. Biotechnology, 20. Ecology and Environmental Science, 21. Indian Comparative Literature, 22. Earth Science, 23. French, 24. Social Work, 25. Visual Arts, 26. Chemistry, 27. Statistics, 28. Business Administration, 29. Law, 30. Agricultural Engineering, 31. Electronics and Communication Engineering, 32. Computer Science and Engineering, 33. Library & Information Science., 34. Hospitality and Tourism Management, 35. Urdu

Departments offering PhD Courses (Diphu Campus)

  • Hindi, 2. Commerce, 3. Physics, 4. Life Science & Bio-informatics, 5. Anthropology, 6. Political Science, 7. English, 8. Assamese, 9. Geography, 10. History and Centre for Tribal Studies.


Assam University PhD Admission Dates 2022


  • Last date of submission of online application: 03rd November 2022
  • Publishing list of eligible candidates for RET (Research Entrance Test): 05th November 2022
  • Research Entrance Test (RET) & PI: 10th November 2022
  • Publication of the 1st list of selected candidates: 15th November 2022
  • Dates for Admission of the selected candidate from the 1st list.: 17th & 19th November 2022
  • Commencement of Classes for Course Work: 21st November 2022


Assam University PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria 2022


  • The following shall be the eligibility criteria for admission to Ph.D. program under Assam University:
  • Candidates for admission to the Ph.D. programme shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate, or its equivalent grade 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, recognised or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country empowered for assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layer) / differently able and other categories of candidates as per decision of the Government
  • of India (GOI) from time to time or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility of marks of 55% (or equivalent grade in a point scale) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above
  • are permissible based on the qualifying marks without including the grace marks.
  • Candidates shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to Ph.D. degree in an integrated programme in the University, if
  • the candidate has cleared an M.Phil. Course work in the same subject with at least 55 % marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ from the University as per AUS Ordinance on M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in force. OR
  • the candidate has already completed the course work in M.Phil. in the same subject as per the AUS Ordinance on M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in force with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in the AUS grading scale and successfully completed M.Phil. degree in the same subject.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/differently abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the GOI from time to time.


Assam University PhD Admission Application Process 2022


  • Candidates may apply online on payment of through e-challan/online as application fee.
  • The web link for the purpose is and shall remain active on the University Admission portal
  • Interested candidates may apply up to a maximum of two courses only for Ph. D. Programme offered by the Departments.
  • For the purpose, separate applications should be submitted for each course with requisite application fees.
  • For details candidates may visit university website


Application Fee

  • For General and OBC students : Rs. 700/- 
  • For OBC (NCL)/ EWS : Rs. 600/-
  • For SC/ST/PWD students : Rs. 500/-
  • Mode of Payment  : E-challan/online


Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on Entrance Test and Personal Interview.

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