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Kumaun University announces Research Degree Entrance Test (RDET) 2020 for admission to PhD Program. Candidates can apply online till March 24, 2020. Check out complete details on Kumaun University PhD Entrance Exam (RDET) 2020 such as eligibility criteria, application process, admission process and more from the page below

Kumaun University PhD Entrance Exam (RDET) 2020 Important Dates

Start Online Registration 24th February 2020
Last date for Online Application/Fees Submission 24th March 2020
Admit Card downloading Will be announced letter
Tentative Dates for RDET 2020 Exam 05th April 2020, 12:00 am to 2:00 pm


Eligibility Criteria for Kumaun University PhD Admission 2020

Candidates aspiring to participate in the Kumaun University Research Degree Entrance Test (RDET)-2020 must have a Master’s degree of the Kumaun University (hereafter referred to as University) or of any other University incorporated by the law in force and recognized by the UGC; provided also that the candidate fulfills following criteria:
Candidate should have secured at least fifty five percent (55%) marks (without rounding off) OR a grade point average equivalent to 55% marks (without rounding off) at the Master’s degree examination. For Other Backward Classes (OBC) belonging to non-creamy layer/SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH)/ Visually Handicapped (VH) Candidates, the minimum marks shall be 50% (without rounding off).
Candidate is a regular teaching faculty member having served the Kumaun University or the affiliated degree colleges of the Kumaun University for a period of minimum of one year in the University or the Colleges/Institutions affiliated to the Kumaun University as per University/State Govt. Rules.
A candidate shall ordinarily be permitted to work for the PhD Degree in the subject in which he/she has obtained Master’s Degree, however, research work leading to PhD Degree may also be allowed in allied subjects in the same or any other Faculty, if the Research Degree Committee (RDC) of the concerned discipline is satisfied and approve that the candidate possesses the requisite qualifications to take up the proposed research work. The Allied subject for the above stated purpose must have been approved by the Academic Council of the University.


 Admission Procedure for Kumaun University PhD Admission 2020

Candidates shall be selected for registration into the PhD degree – 
1. Through Research Entrance Test (RDET) followed by Interview/presentation.
2. Direct Admission (RDET Exempted i.e. without appearing in RDET) But Interview compulsory).


Kumaun University PhD Entrance Exam (RDET) 2020 Application Process

Candidates are required to apply online through the website
Steps to Follow:
Step 1 Apply online
Step 2 Pay Examination fee
Step 3 Download Final Examination


Examination Fee

RDET Exam Fee Rs. 2000/-
Portal Charges Rs. 50/-
Total fee (including bank charges if any) Rs. 2050/-
Mode of Payment Using Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking


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

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