University of Calcutta was established in 1857 and is recognised as a Five Star University and a Centre with Potential for Excellence by the University Grants Commission and the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. It invites application from eligible candidates for PhD Programmes in Department of Physics.
Name of Programme and Number of Seats
PhD in Physics: 17 seats
- Deadline for Submission of Application Form: 1 April 2013
- Date for display of list of shortlisted candidates for written test: 3 April 2013 at 3 pm
- Date of Written Test: 5 April 2013 at 12 noon
- Date for display of list of shortlisted candidates for interview: 5 April 2013 at 4 pm
- Date of Interview: 8-9 April 2013 from 11 pm
- Final List of selected candidates for PhD in Physics: 12 April 2013
PhD (Tech.) in Computer Science & Engineering: Masters Degree in Physics. Candidates who are studying in the final semester of the qualifying examination and have cleared all the papers up to 3rd semester can also apply.
Candidates who have cleared either of the following qualifications MPhil/ MTech/ UGC/ CSIR (JRF) NET/ SET/ GATE/ SLET will be exempted from appearing in the written examination but will have to appear for the interview.
The candidates will be selected on the basis of Written Test (MCQ) followed by an interview of shortlisted candidates by the university. The syllabus of this examination is the Physics MSc syllabus of this University excluding Elective and Advanced Papers
Application Fee and Mode of Payment
Candidates are requested to deposit application fee of Rs100 either by cash or DD through duly filled in C.U. Challan, endorsed by the Head of the Department at University’s cash counters.
How to Apply
Candidates are required to submit duly filled in application form along with a challan, against the payment, is to be endorsed by the Head of Department (HOD). The filled in form is to be submitted to the Head of the Department, Department of Physics, University of Calcutta (92 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata 700009.
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