KKHSOU PhD Admission 2023 Application Form, Dates

KKHSOU PhD Admission 2022


Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU) announce Admission to PhD Program 2023


KKHSOU PhD Admission – Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU) Guwahati invites application for admission to PhD Programs offered in various disciplines for the academic session 2023-24


KKHSOU PhD Admission 2023


PhD Programs Offered

  • Disciplines: Economics – 2, Education – 1, Sociology-2, Political Science-2, English – 3, Assamese – 1, Computer Science – 4, Journalism and Mass Communication – 8, Management – 1


No. of Seats

  • Economics – 06
  • Education – 06
  • Sociology/Social Work – 05
  • Political Science – 02
  • English – 02
  • Computer Science – 05
  • Journalism and Mass Communication – 05
  • Management – 01
  • Commerce – 03
  • Assamese – 02


Important Dates

  • Date of Advertisement: 05th July, 2023
  • Online Application: 06th July 2023 (1 pm)
  • Last Date of submission of application forms: 14th August, 2023
  • Ph.D. Entrance Test: 20th August, 2023
  • Declaration of Results: 30th August, 2023
  • Interview cum viva voce for Ph.D. candidates: 11th September to 16th September, 2023
  • Admissions for Ph.D. Programme: 20th September to 27th September, 2023
  • Beginning of Course Work: 3rd October, 2023


Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale.
  • Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. course-work 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) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible
  • Note: Those Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET (JRF) or CSIR NET (JRF) may be exempted from entrance examination subject to submission of necessary qualifying Certificate.


Application Process

  • Eligible Candidates can apply online through the official website www.kkhsou.in
  • The application for the entrance test will be through online mode only. The applicants are requested to visit the University website www.kkhsou.in for online application.
  • Read all instructions regarding filling up online forms, and relevant information is available on the University website.


Application Fee

  • For PhD Program – Rs. 1000/-
  • Mode of Payment – Through Online mode


Admission Process

  • Admission to the PhD program will be based on performance in the written test and interview cum Viva. Shortlisted candidates of the written test will have to make a presentation of their synopsis of a research proposal (format to be notified later) before a panel of experts.

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


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