Periyar University announces Admission to MPhil and PhD Program for July 2020 July Session

Periyar University MPhil PhD Admission 2020 –  Periyar University invites applications from interested candidates for admission into MPhil and PhD admission Program through Entrance Test for July Session of the academic year 2020-21. Application for the same can be submitted online till July 10, 2020.


Read on for more details on Periyar University MPhil PhD Admission 2020


Periyar University MPhil PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Last date for submission of online application 10th July 2020
Last date for submission of the printed version of the online application 15th July 2020
Hall ticket can be downloaded from the websites To be announced
Date of Common Entrance Test To be announced
Date of Declaration Result To be announced

Eligibility Criteria for  Periyar University MPhil PhD Admission 2020

  • Candidates should have obtained a Master’s Degree with not less than 55% of marks or an equivalent grade.
  • For the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC(Non-creamy layer)/Differently abled and those who have qualified for the Master’s degree before 19th September 1991 the minimum eligibility marks shall be 50% in their Master’s degree.
  • The candidates who are studying Post Graduate programmes and cleared all papers up to III semesters are eligible to apply for M.Phil/PhD Programmes.
  • Candidates can register under the following categories:
a) Full Time (with or without stipend or fellowship)
b) Part Time (teacher or non-teacher; internal vis-à-vis external)
c) Research Fellows/Research Assistants/Technical Assistants/ Project Assistants/Training Officers in Extension Departments approved by the University, appointed in the Research Projects funded by recognized Agencies/ Government are also eligible to register for Ph.D. on a full time basis in the same department provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria laid down.
d) Independent Research without Supervisor

Periyar University MPhil PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

Eligible candidates can apply online through official website
Steps to fill the application form:
Step 1 Log in
Step 2 click admision menu and then click research submeu
Step 3 click online Portal
Step 4 Click PhD Entrance Box

Application Fee

For SC/ST and Differently-abled candidates Rs. 250/-
For General and all other candidates Rs. 500/
Mode of Payment Through online Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking

Selection Process

Selection will be based on Written Test and Interview.

Admit Card

Candidates can download their Hall tickets from the portal using their application number, Mail-Id and date of birth.


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