Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University announces Admission to PhD Program 2021 (December Batch)


Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University PhD Admission – Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), Pondicherry invites applications in the prescribed form for admission to PhD in Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing Sciences, and Interdisciplinary Research Full Time / Part Time in the following disciplines offered at its constituent colleges and its centers for the academic session 2021-22 (December Batch).

Interested candidates can check the post below for more details on Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University PhD Admission 2021 such as the eligibility criteria, application process, fee, etc.


PhD Programs Offered & No. of Seats

  • Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy, Interdisciplinary Research – Total 136 Seats
  • Faculty of Dentistry – Total 10 Seats


Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University PhD Admission Dates 2022

  • Last Date for submission of duly filled-in application form : 29th January 2022
  • Interview Online : 10th February 2022 (10 am onwards)
  • Publication of List of Provisionally Selected candidates: 14th February 2022
  • PhD program begins : 21st February 2022


Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria 2022

  • Candidates who have cleared their Master’s degree / M.Phil degree with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent ‘B+’ in the UGC 7 point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completing the Master’s / M.Phil. degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the PhD degree.
  • 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 decision of the UGC and SBV. 


Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University PhD Admission Application Process 2022

  • Application along with the Appendices can be downloaded from the University website ( and the filled- in Application Form along with a Crossed Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- drawn in favour of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, payable at Pondicherry should be submitted to the Office of the Registrar, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, SBV campus, Pillaiyarkuppam, Pondicherry – 607 402 on or before 29th January 2022.
  • No refund of Application / Tuition fees once paid under any circumstances.


Application Fee

  • Application Fee : Rs. 500/-
  • Mode of Payment : Demand Draft in favour of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, payable at Pondicherry


Selection Procedure

  • Admissions to PhD programs at SBV is based on the percentage of marks scored by the candidates in their Qualifying examinations (PG Level) and the performance by the candidate at the interview.
  •  SBV is listed under section 12 B of the UGC Act, 1956 enabling candidates with valid Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) from UGC / CSIR / ICMR / DBT / DST / GATE / AYUSH / INSPIRE / NET, etc for admission to PhD programme.



  • The Fellowship amount is Rs.15,000 per month for a maximum duration of Three years, subject to the receipt of satisfactory annual progress report.

For more details and apply, please visit the official website