WBSU PhD Admission 2019 in West Bengal ~ Notice RET Application Form:
West Bengal State University (WBSU) may Release in June 2019 Detailed Online Notification in respect of Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor for the Academic Year 2019-20
WBSU Ph.D Admission 2019
The Office of the Registrar (O) shall Declare the Date for Online Registration and other Instructions for Compliance by the Applicants / Candidates.
Methodology for Application:
The Candidates (India, SAARC / Non-SAARC Countries) meeting with the Eligibility Riders / Criteria in respect of the Research Eligibility Test (RET) 2019 likely to be conducted in October 2019 would be able to Apply Offline OR Online followed by West Bengal State University Announcement in due course of time.
WBSU Research Entrance Test RET 2019: Apply Online
West Bengal State University shall conduct a Common Admission Test termed as the Research Entrance Test (RET) for Admission into 02-Years’ Philosophiae Doctor Program for Admission into Master of Philosophy – Philosophiae Doctor for the Academic Year 2019 -19.
The Candidates meeting with the Eligibility Criteria mentioned in the subsequent Section may only Apply Online / Offline followed by Announcement in regard thereto.
*The Office of the Registrar (Official) shall Publish in the Detailed Notification the Eligibility Criteria in respect of the Common Admission Test / Pre-Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test in regard to Upcoming Announcement / Information Bulletin 2019 – 19 on Common Admission Test for Research Entrance Test likely to follow in July 2019.
Eligibility Criteria for Selection / RET Admission: 2019
- Any Candidate fulfilling one of the following Requirements may be considered for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) / Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Program without appearing in the Ph.D. Research Eligibility Test; however, even such Candidates shall have to appear for the Personal Interview / Viva-voce and will need to Obtain the Minimum Qualifying Marks (to be specified) in Personal Interview.
- Any Candidate, who has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) as National Eligibility Test – Junior Research Fellowship (NET-JRF); however, the Candidates qualifying the National Eligibility Test for Lectureship (NET-LS) (National Eligibility Test for Lectureship), OR the State Level Eligibility Test (SLET), only, shall not be Eligible for Ph.D. Research Entrance Test Exemption.
- A Permanent Teacher of the Institute with Post Graduate Qualification having Minimum 02 (Two) Papers Published in a Standard Journal or Two Full Papers on the reputed Conference Proceedings.
- Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE) 2019 may be considered for Admission into the Discipline under the Faculty of Engineering only.
- Any Candidate, who is a Recipient of Fellowships of the Government / Semi-Government Organizations, such as, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Department of Biotechnology (DBT), and similar National-Level Organizations (NLOs), which are awarded through an All India Selection Procedure conducted by the Agency / Organization Concerned. However, the Candidates selected in the Research Project funded by such Organizations shall not be considered under Philosophiae Doctor Research Eligibility Test (Ph.D. RET) Exempted Category.
WBSU Ph.D Application Form 2019
Common Entrance Test Qualified & Direct Common Entrance Test for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor consisting of the Branches, viz., Agriculture, Arts, Science AND Commerce and Pedagogy cited in the Subsequent Tabular Format.
The Office of Controller of Examinations, West Bengal State University, may host in October 2019 the Common Admission Test or Research Entrance Test (RET) aimed at Shortlisting the Candidates based on the Merit Prepared forming the Basis for the Final Select List drawn up in order of Merit and the Marks (50%) for Admission in 02-Years’ Philosophiae Doctor Program for the Academic Year 2019 – 2019.
The Controller of Examinations, post-Announcement of the Result, will Upload in West Bengal State University Website the Result for Research Entrance Test Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test 2019 displayed here in the Later Part of this Information Bulletin.
WBSU RET 2019 Interview:
The Candidates Shortlisted in the Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test / Research Eligibility Test 2019 to be Announced by the Office of the Registrar, West Bengal State University, will be Informed in respect of Personal Interview, etc.
The Candidates Declared ‘Merit-Listed’ in the Research Entrance Test (RET) 2019 shall be Able to check out the Update in due course of time. The Office of Registrar shall Declare through Notice in respect of Interview Schedule for Admission into Research Eligibility Test 2019.
The Office of Registrar will Facilitate Interview in coordination with the Faculty Concerned within 02 Weeks of Declaration of the Result for the Research Entrance Test 2019.
We would continue to Publish on our Website all Updates at Regular Intervals in concurrence with the Office of the Controller of Examination Communiqués release at times.
Research Eligibility Test / Research Entrance Test 2019 – Scheme:
The Office of the Controller of Examinations / Registrar, on the basis of the Candidates’ Secured Minimum Qualifying Marks or Higher Marks Obtained in this Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test, shall draw up the Category-wise Merit List and the Category-wise Result of the Successful Candidates, which will be Displayed on West Bengal State University Website.
The Common Admission Test for Research Entrance Test for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor Entrance Test / Written Test consisting of 02 (Two) Question Papers shall be based on the Questions.
Examination Duration: 02-Hours’ Allotted for Paper – I and Paper-II:
|Paper & Components||No. of Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions||Maximum Marks||Minimum Qualifying Marks
Objective of the Test / Evaluation
Logical Reasoning Basic Arithmetic
& / or
The Candidates, irrespective of Category, shall need to Secured Minimum Qualifying 50% Marks in both Papers, implying Paper-I and Paper-II
Aimed at Assessing the Candidates’ General Awareness, Academic Aptitude and Subject Proficiency
|Subject-Based Objective Test||50||100||Aimed at Assessing the Candidates’ Subject Expertise, Research Aptitude and Subject Knowledge|
|Personal Interview||50||Aimed at Evaluation / Assessment of the Candidates’ Grasp over the Subject, Aptitude for Current Issues / Affairs, General Personality, Academic Organizational and Analytical Ability and Readings in the Area of Specialization Concerned (Subject Expertise, Research Aptitude and Subject Knowledge)|
First Paper, spanning 02 (Two) Hours’ Examination Duration, shall comprise 50 Multiple Choice Questions of Objective Type with Short Answers for 100 Marks and will be for Assessing General Awareness, Academic Aptitude and Subject Proficiency.
The Second Paper with 02-Hours Examination Duration will comprise 50 Multiple Choice Questions of Objective Type for 200 Marks for Assessing the Subject Expertise, Research Aptitude and Subject Knowledge. There shall be no Negative Marking.
WBSU Research Entrance Test 2019 Interview / Viva-voce
The Viva-voce shall be Conducted in the University Head Quarter and would be Open to the Merit-Listed Candidates Interested in the Subjects, where the Candidates summoned for Personal Interview / Viva-voce will have to Present the Main Findings of his / her Thesis and Defend the same. After Satisfactory Viva-voce, the Examination Committee or Sub-Committee, as the case may be, may Recommend that the Result of the Candidate be Declared and the Result shall be Announced accordingly.
Application Fee (If not Revised):
Un-Reserved / General Category Candidates: ₹ 1000/-
Reserved Community Candidates: ₹ 500/-
Wishing here the Best of Luck for the Candidates!
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