GNA University PhD Admission Jan 2023 Batch


GNA University announces Admission to PhD Program 2023(July), Apply now


GNA University PhD Admission 2023 – GNA University, Phagwara (Punjab) has invited applications for admission to PhD Program offered in various disciplines for July 2023 Batch.


 GNA University PhD Admission 2023


PhD Program Offered

  • Business Management and Commerce
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Journalism
  • Computer Science/ IT/Computer Application
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • English
  • Hotel Management
  • Physical Education


Important Dates

  • Last date of Receipt of Applications : 26th December, 2023
  • Date of Ph.D. Entrance Examination : 30th December, 2023
  • Result of the Entrance Exam : 2nd January, 2024
  • Personal Interview, Document Verification and Registration : 5-13 January, 2024
  • Last Date for Registration : 15th January, 2024
  • Last Date for Remaining Fee Submission : 22th January, 2024
  • Orientation and Commencement of Classes : 27th January, 2024


Eligibility Criteria for GNA University PhD Admission 2023

For admission to the Ph.D. program in the Faculty at GU, applicants fulfilling the following criteria shall be treated as eligible:

  • Person having passed Post Graduate Degree (Master Degree) Examination with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC/ST) or equivalent Grade Point Average-GPA (As per the UGC Norm).
  • Person having qualified GU PhD Entrance Exam with minimum 50 % scores followed by an interview.
  • The Entrance Exam and Interview carry 70% and 30% weightage respectively for the final selection.

Exemption from Entrance Examination

  • The candidates fulfilling at least one of the following conditions will be exempted from Entrance
  • Qualified in NET/SLET/GATE/RAT/JRF/SRF/examination of the apex bodies as CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR and or DST INSPIRE fellowship/ICCR or any equivalent test/exam.
  • Note- Candidates entitled for exemption from the Entrance Examination shall submit the Application Form along with relevant supporting documents within the stipulated time period


Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online only through the official website
  • Application form can also be downloaded from the official website
  • Send the hand filled entrance application form along with the above documents and Proof of Online Transfer/Payment (Bank detail given below)/Demand Draft (in favour of “GNA University, Phagwara”) of Rs. 1000/- through registered post only by May 31, 2023 at GNA University, Phagwara-Hoshiarpur Road, Sri Hargobindgarh, Phagwara, Punjab-144401 (INDIA).
  • Also send the scanned copies of application form, payment slip/DD and desired documents at [email protected].


Application Fee

  • For General Candidates : Rs. 1000/-
  • For SC/ST/PhD/PH Candidates : Rs. 500/-
  • Mode of Payment : Through Online Mode/DD


Selection Process

  • Selection will  be based on Written test and Personal Interview.


Test Pattern

  • The test will be conducted in two phases comprising objective type questions in Paper I and II.
  • Paper I (10:30 am to 11:30 am) and II (11:30 pm to 12:30 pm)will be carrying 100 marks each having 60 questions out of which 50 are to be attempted in 60 minutes per paper.
  • Minimum 50% marks are required to be considered as “Qualified” to appear in a personal interview.
  • There shall be no negative marking.


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


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