Alagappa University announces PhD Program Admission 2023 through Entrance Test. Apply Now


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023 – Alagappa University, Karaikudi invites the applications  in the prescribed format for Pre-Registration Qualifying Entrance Examination (Written Test-Physical Mode Only) for admission to PhD Program both Full-time/Part-time offered in the University Departments, Constituent Colleges, Affiliated Colleges and other Approved Research Centres of Alagappa University for the session October 2023 . NET/SET/ GATE Qualified candidates in the relevant discipline are exempted from appearing in the entrance exam. Check out details such as program offered, important dates, eligibility criteria, application process and more for Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023


Faculty/Disciplines Offered

Faculty-wise disciplines offered by the University are detailed below – 

  • Arts : 1.Tamil 2.English 3.Women’s Studies 4.History 5.Economics 6. Social Work 7. Library & Information Science 8. Public Administration
  • Science : 1. Mathematics 2. Computer Science 3. Physics 4. Chemistry 5. Biotechnology 6.  Molecular Biology 7. Microbiology 8. Nanoscience & Technology 9. Bioinformatics 10. Bioelectronics & Biosensors 11. Oceanography & Coastal Area Studies 12. Zoology 13. Botany 14. Home Science 15. Geology 16. Energy Science 17. Biomedical Sciences 18. Materials Science 19. Fisheries Science
  • Management : 1.Management 2.Commerce 3.Corporate Secretaryship 4.Bank Management 5.International Business 6.Political Science 7. Logistics Management
  • Education : 1. Education 2.Special Education 3.Physical Education


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023 Important Dates


  • Opening Date 27th September 2023 10.00 a.m. Onwards
  • Closing Date 15th October 2023, 05.00 p.m.
  • Date of Examination at University Campus, Karaikudi 29th October 2023, 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates who have passed through 10+2+3+2/11+1+3+2/10+3+3+2 pattern alone can apply
  • 50 % of marks for SC/ST/OBC (non creamy layer) / Person with Disability
  • 55 % of marks for all Other Candidates
  • M.Ed. (Education / Special Education) / M.A. Education is essential for a Ph.D. in Education.
  • 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.
  • NET/SET/GATE– Qualified Candidates in the relevant discipline are exempted from clearing the Entrance Exam. They need not apply for the examination


Alagappa University PhD Admission 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online through the official website
  • For details of submission of application, Approved Research Centres and discipline – wise recognised Research Supervisors visit University Website 


Application Fee

  • Application Fee : Rs.500/-
  • Mode of Payment : Through online 


Exam Pattern

  • The Entrance Examination for Ph.D. Program is Compulsory for all the Candidates (except those with NET/SET/GATE) irrespective of possessing or not possessing M.Phil degree.
  • Written Exam Medium : English
  • Duration : 90 Minutes
  • The question paper will be in MCQ pattern.
  • The Standard of Question paper will be PG Level for Subject Area.
  • For all candidates seeking admission in all disciplines except Ph.D. in Tamil Literature
    • Test of Relevant Subject Knowledge : 75 MCQs
    • Total : 75 marks
  • For candidates seeking admission to Ph.D. in Tamil Literature
    • Test of Subject Knowledge in Tamil : 75 MCQs
    • Total : 75 marks


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


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