Central University of Tamil Nadu PhD Admission


Central University of Tamil Nadu Thiruvarur announce Admission to PhD (Part Time) Programme 2023 through Entrance test

Central University of Tamil Nadu PhD Admission 2023 – Central University of Tamil Nadu Thiruvarur has invited online application for admission to Part Time 4-years Ph.D Programmes through Entrance test during the Academic year 2023-2024


Central University of Tamil Nadu PhD Admission 2023


PhD Program offered

  • Chemistry
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Geography
  • History
  • Hindi
  • Life Science
  • Management
  • Mass Communication
  • Materials Science
  • Microbiology
  • Music
  • Physics
  • Social Work
  • Tamil


Important Dates

  • Last date for submission of online application form: 20th June 2023
  • Date of Entrance Exam: To be announced
  • Entrance Exam Centres: Chennai & Thiruvarur 


Eligibility Criteria for Central University of Tamil Nadu Phd Admission 2023

  • A consistently good academic record possessing a Master’s Degree (two years duration) or M.Phil. degree with a minimum of 55% marks [50% for OBC (Non-creamy layer) / SC/ST/PWD candidates] preceded by a Bachelor’s Degree or an equivalent Degree of three years duration from a recognized University/Institute. 
  • Passed M.A./M.Sc. or M.Phil./ MBA or Post Graduation in Financial Economics / Econometrics / Statistics or Equivalent or ACA/ACS/CMA or M.Phil. in Commerce / Management / Financial Economics / Statistics of Equivalent obtained from any recognised Indian University or its equivalent, with a minimum of 55% marks for General category and 50% marks for OBC/SC/ST/PWD categories at P.G level. 
  • Those who have appeared for final year P.G. Degree Exams and waiting for the result also can apply.


Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website https://cutn.ac.in/ & https://cutn.ac.in/
  • Candidates desirous of applying for more than one programme have to apply separately with different Email I.D and make separate payment.
  • The candidates are required to submit the application through proper channel endorsed by the appropriate authority in his/her organization to pursue studies on a part-time basis 
  • The applicants are advised to take a print out of the submitted application for future reference. 


Application Fee

  • For General and OBC candidates – Rs.800/-
  • For SC/ST candidates – Rs. 350/- 
  • For PWD candidates – Nil 

Mode of Payment

  • Online Through Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking/SBI collect 


Admission Procedure

  • Admission will be done through a two stage process.
  • Stage I – An entrance test with qualifying marks as 50% (45% and for OBC-NCL, SC, ST & PWD candidates). The syllabus of the entrance test shall consist of 50% or research methodology and 50% shall be subject specific.
  • Stage II – An interview/viva-voce.
  • For selection of candidates, a weightage of 70% to the entrance test and 30% to the performance in the Interview/Viva-voce


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


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