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Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University (SVVU) announces Admission to PhD Program 2021

SVVU PhD Admission 2021 – Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University (SVVU) invites applications from eligible candidates for Admission to PhD Courses in the Faculty of Fishery Science for the academic year 2021

Interested candidates can check details on Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University PhD Admission 2021 from the page below.

About PhD Program

  • Applications are invited from the candidates belonging to Andhra Pradesh for 85% seats.
  • The 15% of seats are open for candidates of both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana provided the latter appear for the Entrance Test conducted by SVVU. However candidates from Telangana are not eligible for stipend.

Number of Seats

The details of seats available for fresh candidates for admission into PhD Program is

Fisheries Resource Management

02 Seats College of Fishery Science, Muthukur, SPSR Nellore, AP

SVVU PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates



Issue of Notification

31st December 020

Last date for receipt of Applications

23rd January 2021

Date of Entrance Test (Ph.D.)

30th January 2021

Date of Interview (Ph.D)

04th February 2021

Registration of 1st semester of Ph.D Academic year 2020-21

08th February 2021

Eligibility Criteria for SVVU PhD Admission 2021

  • Candidates with Master of Fisheries Science (MFSc) or an equivalent exam from SVVU/ANGRAU or from an institution following ICAR pattern in the concerned field of specialization with an OGPA of 2.7 or above in 4.00 point scale or OGPA of 6.50 or above in 10.00 point scale in Grade Point System are eligible to apply
  • In the case of SC, ST and PH candidates, Candidates with OGPA of 2.5 out of 4.00 or 6.00 out of 10.00 under Grade Point System are eligible to apply. The Basic Degree i.e. B.F.Sc. from State Agriculture University is essential.
  • Candidates awaiting final thesis viva voce result may also apply. But they have to produce provisional certificate on or before the date of entrance exam, failing which they shall not be allowed for entrance exam
  • PhD in the following specialization in Fisheries Science, candidates who posses M.F.Sc. in the major fields specified against those disciplines are eligible.

Age Limit

  • The upper age limit is 50 years as on 03-02-2021

Reservations of Seats

  • Reservations of seats 15%, 6% and 29% of the seats are reserved for candidates belonging to SC, ST and Backward Classes respectively.
  • For PWD abled candidates 3% seats are reserved as per the Govt. Norms
  • NCC-1%, Sports-0.5, CAP-2% EBC 5 + 5= 10 % (EWS Kapu-5%, EWS other than Kapu-5%) Women reservation 1/3rd of the total seats shall be reserved for Women

SVVU PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • The application shall be downloaded from
  • Duly filled in applications along with attested copies of required certificates and DD in favour of the ‚ÄúComptroller, SVVU, Tirupati – Payable at Tirupati, for Rs.1200/- towards application fee (Rs.600/- in case of SC/ST/PH candidates) should reach the Registrar, SVVU, Administrative Office, Dr.Y.S.R. Bhavan, Tirupati-517502, A.P. on or before 23.01.2021 for PhD Course by 4.00 PM either in Person or by Registered post with Acknowledgement Due Applications received after due date will summarily be rejected
  • Candidates who are in employment should send their application through proper channel failing which they will be summarily rejected
  • The University is not responsible for any postal delay
  • The Hall tickets can be obtained from the PG section, Administrative Office, SVVU, Tirupati during working hours on 28th January & 29th January 2021

Application Fee

  • Rs.1200/- towards application fee (Rs.600/- in case of SC/ST/PH candidates)

Selection Procedure

The Weightage of marks will be as follows:

Entrance Test


M.F.Sc level


B.F.Sc level


Interview Performance




  • Qualifying marks in the entrance test shall be 50%. In case of SC/ST/PH candidates, there are no qualifying marks to the extent of seats reserved for them
  • The entrance test shall consist of 100 multiple choice questions covering Post graduate courses listed in respective discipline with 500 series


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

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