Central University of Karnataka Phd Admission 2021


Central University of Karnataka announces Admission to PhD Program for Session 2021-22, Apply Now

Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission – Central University of Karnataka (CUK) invites application for admission to PhD Program for the academic session 2021-22 through CUCET .

Candidates can get complete details of Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission 2021 such as important dates, the application process, eligibility criteria and more.



PhD Program Offered

  • PhD in Psychiatric Social Work, Kannada, English, Hindi, Linguistics, Economics,  Social Work, Management, Commerce, Psychology, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Kannada Classical, Geology, Electronics and Communication Engg., Geography,  Computer Science


Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission Dates 2021-22

  • The last date of PhD registration for Session 2021-22 :09th January 2022 
  • Date of interviews : To be announced
  • Date of commencement of classes : To be announced


Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria 2021-22

  • M.Phil. with course work or Master’s degree in related subject from any University or a degree recognized by the University for this purpose or its equivalent in the relevant subject with at least 55% marks (50% for SC, ST, OBC {NON CREAMY LAYER}, PWD and Kashmiri Migrant and non-migrants Students), preceded by a Bachelor’s Degree or an equivalent Degree of three years duration from a recognized University/Institute.
  • All category wise eligibility criteria check on website https://www.cuk.ac.in/


Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission Application Process 2021-22

  • The candidate must register for PhD admission through the online SAMARTH registration portal (https://www.cuk.ac.in/).
  • Submission of an online registration form is mandatory for the PhD admissions.
  • The candidates are advised to refer to the user manual for online registration on the SAMARTH portal.


Application Fee

  • For General, OBC (Non-creamy layer), EWS :  Rs 500/-
  • For Female: Rs. 250/-
  • For SC/ST: Rs. 100/-


Central University of Karnataka PhD Admission Selection Process 2021

The selection process for PhD admission are as follows:

  • 70% weightage contribution from JRF, NET and allied qualification, PG programme, and test conducted by the concerned programme before interviews. 30% weightage contribution from online presentation and viva-voce.

PhD Admission and eligible candidates shall directly appear for an interview:

  • Candidates who have qualified national level examinations [such as JRF (UGC / CSIR / DBT / ICMR / ICSSR), NET (UGC/CSIR), GATE or equivalent etc.)].
  • Candidates who have secured DST-INSPIRE Fellowship.
  • Candidates with Central Government and State Government sponsored fellowships.
  • National/State level Teacher fellowship holders.


For more details and apply, please visit the official website