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University of Calcutta PhD in Agronomy Admission 2018


PhD Admission 2018

University of Calcutta Research Eligibility Test (RET) for PhD Agronomy Admission 2018

University of Calcutta PhD Agronomy Admission 2018 – Department of Agronomy, Institute of Agricultural Science, Calcutta University, has invited applications for admission to PhD (Agronomy) Program for the academic year 2018-19


Also See : Admission Notification


Important Dates

  • Last Date for Submission of Application Form 19th June 2018
  • Interview (RET) for PhD Program in Agronomy will be held on 20th June2018 at 02.00 pm & 20th June2018 at 04.00 pm respectively


No. of Seats

  • 04 (four) vacancies exist in the Dept. for admission to PhD considering the strength and availability of faculty members
  • Reservation will be followed as per the WB(Part-I)/2014/SAR


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates for admission to the PhD Program shall have a Master’s degree in Agronomy with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) are eligible to apply
  • 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 UGC PhD Regulations, 2016
  • Those who have qualified in NET/GATE/ or have obtained DST INSPIRE Fellowship would be exempted from the PhD entrance test
  • They may directly submit a statement of purpose or research in brief and appear in the interview


Application Process


  • Application Forms may be downloaded from the University Website www.caluniv.ac.in


  • Please note that candidates who are eligible for waiver of the written test are also required to complete and submit the application form by the above deadline

For more details visit university website www.caluniv.ac.in

University of Calcutta

Department of Agronomy, Institute of Agricultural Science, University of Calcutta, Website: www.caluniv.ac.in


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