Calcutta University Phd Tech Program in Applied Chemistry, Ceramic Engineering, Oil Technology

Calcutta University PhD (Tech) Admission 2020 – University of Calcutta invites applications for admission to PhD (Tech) Program (RET 2020) in Applied Chemistry, Ceramic Engineering, Oil Technology, and Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Tech Program of the Department of Chemical Technology for the academic year 2020


No. of Seats

Applied Chemistry


Ceramic Engineering


Oil Technology


Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Tech


Important Dates



Last Date for Submission of Application Form

21st September 2020

Date of Entrance Test (through online)

28th September 2020

Publication of List of successful Candidates

Display in the Notice Board

Date of Interview (through online)

06th October 2020

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility of the candidate will be as per UGC rules.


Candidates having degree in Bachelor of Technology or Master of Science (without NET/SET/SLET/GATE) securing 55% marks (selection through Entrance Test & Interview);


Candidates having degree in Master of Technology or Equivalent or Master of Science (with NET/SET/SLET/GATE) securing 55% marks (Selection through Interview only).

Entrance Test

  • The PhD Entrance test will be of 50 marks (duration 30 minutes) consisting of both Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and short questions.
  • Syllabus for the Entrance Test and subsequent list of the successful candidates will be available in the Departmental Notice Board (near the room of the HOD, Ground floor, Applied Chemistry Building)
  • The successful candidates will have to appear for an interview for final selection
  • Declaration of names of selected candidates to be notified later (Subject to approval by the Honorable Vice Chancellor)

Application Procedure

  • Application Form can be downloaded from
  • The candidates are advised to apply in the prescribed application form by paying Rs.100/- through a Challan to the cash counter of the above-mentioned address.
  • The Challan must be endorsed by the Head of the Department of Radio Physics and Electronics, University of Calcutta.
  • Please click here (Link for Application Form) to download the application form. The filled-in forms along with a copy of Challan should be submitted at the department office located at 92 A.P.C. Road, Kolkata-700009

Application Fee

Application Fee of Rs. 100/-, paid through State Bank Collect within the due date to the Head, Department of Chemical Technology, University of Calcutta through Email (

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