HPU Shimla PhD Program Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form


HPU Shimla PhD Admission 2021


Himachal Pradesh University Shimla announces Admission to PhD Program 2021-22 through Entrance Exam, Apply now

HPU Shimla PhD Admission – Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), Shimla invites online applications from the eligible candidates for admission to PhD Program through Entrance Test for the academic session 2021-22 in the University Teaching Departments /Institutes.

PhD Program offered

  • Ph.D.  in Mathematics, Physics, Bio-Technology, Botany, Zoology, Computer Science, Economics, Public Administration, Sociology, Social Work, Law, Education, Sanskrit, Management, Commerce, Psychology, Rural Development, English, Chemistry, Micro-biology


HPU Shimla PhD Admission Dates 2021

  • Application Process : Ongoing
  • Last date of Submission of online admission form : 10th December 2021
  • Tentative Date of Entrance Test : 3rd week of December 2021


HPU Shimla PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria 2021

  • Candidates for admission to the PhD Programme shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the correspondence statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade “B’ in the UGC-7 point scale (or equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed).
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55%  or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/Definitely-abled and other categories of candidates.
  • UGC-NET/GATE (Valid Score) Qualified Students – 20% of the marks secured in Entrance Test or
  • SLET qualified candidates – 15% of the marks secured in Entrance Test or
  • Those candidates who have qualified M.Phil/LLM/M.Tech from HP University – 10 of the marks secured in Entrance Test


HPU Shimla PhD Admission Application Process 2021

  • Eligible Candidates can apply online through the official website https://admissions.hpushimla.in/
  • Candidates will have an E-Mail ID, an active mobile number, scanned (photograph and signature) for filling the form.
  • Applicants are required to fill all information required in different sectors like Education and Documents details. Application fee can be paid online through Debit/Credit card, internet banking.
  • Before filling the application form read the instructions carefully and follow them strictly. Visit the University website for online submission of application forms.


Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on the Entrance test.


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