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Arka Jain University PHD Admission 2018


PhD Admission 2018

Arka Jain University (AJU) Doctoral Program Admission 2018

Arka Jain University PhD Admission 2018 – Online applications are invited from the eligible intending candidates for admission to the Doctoral Program (PhD in English, Economics & Commerce & Mgt.) of ARKA JAIN University, Jharkhand for the Academic Session 2018

Also See : PHD Admissions 2018


ARKA JAIN University

  • Promoted by – The JGI Group, Bangalore
  • Mentored by – JAIN University, Bangalore
  • In Feb’ 2017, ARKA JAIN University was established by the JHARKHAND State Legislature under “The ARKA JAIN University Act”. The University is a Govt. Recognized University (UGC) with the right to confer degrees as per the section 2 (f) and 22 (1) of the UGC Act, 1956
  • The sprawling campus of the University is situated at Gamharia, Dist. Seraikela – Kharsawan, 13 kms from Steel City, Jamshedpur

Also See : Admissions Notification 2018

PhD Program Details

  • Doctor in Philosophy is the highest Doctoral degree awarded by the University. It is a distinctive training given on research
  • The Program aims to train prospective Scholars to become highly skilled and innovative researchers in their respective field of study. A Research Scholar needs to complete their Course Work, Thesis/ Dissertation, Complete Exam and Viva Voice to qualify for the degree
  • ARKA JAIN University, Jharkhand offers PhD Program and regulates these through its academic Council and are incompliance with UGC (Minimum Standards &Procedure for award of M.Phil. / PhD Degrees) Regulations2016

PhD Program – Subjects

  • PhD in English
  • PhD in Economics
  • PhD in Commerce and Management

No. of Seats

  • Faculty of Commerce & Management (All Subjects) – 20 Seats
  • Faculty of Arts (Economics & English) – Economics – 12 /English – 04


Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s Degree / Post Graduation (2 years) / M.Phil with minimum 55% marks of equivalent for General Category and 50% marks for SC / ST Category Candidates
  • Should obtain no objection certificate from his/her Organization
  • No Candidate shall be eligible to register for the Ph.D. Programme if he/she is already registered for a Full-time Programme in any other University/Institution

Exemption from Written Test

  • Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET, teacher fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil Programme are exempted from written test , however it is mandatory for all candidates to appear before the selection committee for interview

Course Duration

  • PhD Program shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the university
  • The women candidates and Persons with Disability (more than 40% disability) may be allowed a relaxation of two years for PhD inthe maximum duration
  • In addition, the women candidates may be provided Maternity Leave/Child Care Leave once in the entireduration of PhD for up to 240 days


Selection Process

PhD Entrance Test (Pen & Paper Based)

  • An Entrance Test shall be qualifying with qualifying marks as 50%.The syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of 50% of research methodology and 50% shall be subject specific. The Entrance Test will be conducted at the University Campus

Personal Interview

  • An interview/viva-voce to be organized by the University, when the candidates are required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before a duly constituted Department Research Committee

Final Selection

  • Candidates are selected based on Qualification Examination and Performance inFinal Selection Personal Interview


  • Successful candidates can pursue research either Full-time or Part-time. Ordinarily, candidates offered a fellowship by the University or any other agency will have to pursue the research Program on full-time basis
  • However, candidates employed in an Educational or Research Organization may be permitted to register as Part-Time Students
  • Moreover, they will have to work and be present at the University Campus Gamharia when needed for the purpose of their research
  • ARKA JAIN University, Jharkhand do not offer any Fellowship or Research stipend to any Full-time/Part-time Students

Application Process

  • Eligible & Interested candidates may apply online website www.arkajainuniversity.ac.in
  • Online through University www.arkajainuniversity.ac.inwebsite or offline by buying & submitting a registration form by paying Rs.500/- at Admission Office @ Dhatkidih, Jamshedpur or at University Campus at Gamharia


Important Dates

  • Last Date of Submission: 17th August 2018 (Friday)
  • PhD Entrance Date: 19th August 2018 (Saturday)
  • Personal Interview: 25th August 2018 (Saturday)
  • Final Result Declaration on 31st August 2018 (Friday)
  • Admission to PhD Program (Full /Part Time): 29th September 2018 (Saturday)


Akra Jain University

  • Admission Office: D-28, Danish Arcade, Opposite Asian Inn Hotel, Dhatkidih, Jamshedpur-831001
  • Campus Address: Opposite Kerala Public School, Mohanpur, Gamharia, District Seraikela Kharsawan, Jharkhand-832108



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