Apart from the oldest of universities in India, Andhra University is also the first to be conceived as a residential cum teaching cum affiliating university in the country devoted mainly for postgraduate training and research. Recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) and accredited by NAAC the university offers 313 courses in the faculties of arts, commerce, management, engineering, science & technology, law, pharmacy, and education. The university has kept faithful to its objective of catering to the educational and sociological needs of the region.
Key features of Andhra University
- Skilled and need basing academic courses
- Excellent student support services
- Fixed schedule of examinations and prompt declaration of result.
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Given below are details on Andhra University Ph.D. Admission 2017-18 Notification, its eligibility criteria, and requirements.
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam conducts Andhra University Research Common Entrance Test (AURCET) for Ph.D. programs of Andhra University.
Postgraduate degree holders with at least 55% of marks (50% in the case of SC/ST Candidates) or equivalent CGPA in the concerned subject or in an allied subject or any other PG Degree recognized by the university as equivalent thereto prescribed in eligibility criteria can apply for full-time M. Phil. / Ph.D. degree. They must qualify in AURCET.
One can apply for Ph.D. by getting JRF scores in UGC NET, UGC, CSIR NET, GATE, etc. For this applicant must have 55% aggregate marks in his/her master’s degree. The qualifying marks may vary from institute to institute. Mostly for Ph.D. admission, all universities demand 6.75 CGPA in M.Tech, M.E., M.D., M.A, M.Sc. M.B.B.S.
Applicant must be under 28 years of age. If a candidate applies to out of this way, then there is no age limit prescribed by the institute.
Procedure to apply:
Interested candidates can apply through online at the official website.And also pay the application fee through e-banking or e-challan. Better to save the copy for further future Ph.D. Admission process.