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Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020, Application form, Dates

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Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) announces Admission to PhD Program for the Academic Year 2020-21

Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020 – Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) has invited application for admission to PhD Program offered in various disciplines for the academic year 2020-21.

Interested candidates can check the post below for details on Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020 like course offered, eligibility criteria, application process, fee, and more.

Research Program Leading to Award of PhD Degree

●      Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) has established itself as one of the prominent Universities in the entire North – East region of the country in its academic and research pursuit. SMU started offering Ph.D. program in 2001
●      All procedures and modalities pertaining to SMU Ph.D. program has been documented as ‘SMU Regulations for Research Programme Leading to Award of Ph.D. Degree-2016’ and is approved by the University Research Committee (URC) and the Academic Senate
●      The Ph.D. degree shall be designated as Doctor of Philosophy of Sikkim Manipal University.

SMU PhD Program Offered

PhD is offered in the following:
a) Pre Clinical Subjects
b) Para Clinical Subjects
c) Clinical Subjects
d) Allied Health Sciences

PhD Seats Available

Disciplines Total No. of Seats
CSE 08 Seats
CA 04 Seats
ECE 18 Seats
EEE 02 Seats
ME 08 Seats
IT 08 Seats
Civil 02 Seats
Chemistry 19 Seats
Mathematics 06 Seats
Physics 12 Seats
Management 04 Seats
Medical Biotechnology 01 Seat
Humanities and Social Sciences 02 Seats
Anatomy 02 Seats
Community Medicine 03 Seats
Physiology 02 Seats
Pharmacology 02 Seats
Microbiology 04 Seats
Psychiatry 04 Seats
Biochemistry 06 Seats
Paediatrics 01 Seat
Medical  Biotechnology 01 Seat
Humanities & Social Sciences 02 Seats

Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Events Dates
Last Date for Online Registration Application Form 25th September 2020
Date of Online Entrance Exam 30th September 2020

Eligibility Criteria for Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020

●      A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. Programme of SMU should:
●      Have a Master’s degree of this University or its equivalent of another recognized University or Institute with a minimum of 55% marks
●      The degree should be relevant to the department to which he/she applied for PhD. In case of candidates holding a qualifying degree from Foreign Universities, registration for the Ph.D. will be confirmed after determination of equivalence by the relevant University body.
●      A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the direction of the UGC from time to time, or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September 1991
●      The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.
●      Clearing the entrance test is only one of the prerequisites for admission.
●      Should be recommended by the Department / Institute Research Protocol Evaluation Committee (D/I-RPEC) based on presentation of proposed Research Protocol and number of seats available.

Sikkim Manipal University PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

Online Mode
●      Candidates should register and apply online through the official website: www.smu.edu.in
●      The guidelines for registration are available on the website.
Offline Mode
●      Candidates can download the application form from the official website: www.smu.edu.in
●      Fill the entries on the form neatly.
●      Attach attested copies of certificates, mark sheets etc. See checklist overleaf for certificates required.
●      A candidate presently working in an organization (including those on projects) must provide a “No Objection certificate” from the employer.
●      Send the application form along with attachment to the following
  1. For programmes at SMIT, Director, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Majitar Rangpo,East Sikkim,PIN-737136
  1. For programmes at SMIMS – Dean, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, 5th Mile Tadong, Gangtok, East Sikkim, PIN-737102
  1. For Programmes at SMU – Registrar, Sikkim Manipal University, 5th Mile Tadong, Gangtok, East Sikkim, PIN-737102

Application Fee

●      Online Application Registration Fee for PhD Program is Rs.1000/-

Entrance Exam

●      Applications will be submitted in prescribed format along with the required documents and shall state the subject or interdisciplinary field in which the candidate desires to pursue his research work and the University Department/Constituent Institute where the research work will be carried out.
●      An entrance test shall have qualifying marks as 50%. The Syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of 50% of research methodology and 50% shall be subject specific.
●      The Protocol shall ordinarily not exceed 5000 words



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


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