Sambalpur University M.Phil Admission 2018 – Application, Date

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M.Phil Admission 2018 at Sambalpur University Odisha | M.Phil Courses 2018

Sambalpur University has invited applications in prescribed forms are invited online for admission to the following M.Phil Courses of Sambalpur University for the academic session 2018 (01st January to 31st December 2018).

Sambalpur University M.Phil Courses Offered

Anthropology/Business Administration/Chemistry/Computer Science/ Earth Science /Economics / English / Environmental Science/ Hindi/ History/ Home Science/Lib and Inf. Science/Life Sciences / Mathematics / Odia / Physics/ Political Science/ Administration/Sociology/ Statistics

M.Phil Eligibility Criteria

Applicants seeking admission into any M.Phil course must have passed Master’s degree Exam of Sambalpur University in the concerned subject or allied subjects or an examination recognized by Sambalpur University /UGC/AIU as equivalent thereto, having secured 55% marks in the aggregate or having secured an overall grade point average (OGPA) equivalent to 55% of marks by conversion.

A relaxation of 5% marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC /ST/Differently-Abled and other categories of applicants as per the decision of the Commission from time to time, or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September1991.

Applicants who have appeared the qualifying examination and the result thereof are awaited, are also eligible to apply.

However, they have to submit the Provisional Certificate and Mark Sheet of the qualifying exam within ten days after publication of the result of Sambalpur University or on or before the Entrance Test schedule whichever is later, failing which, their cases for selection shall not be considered.

M.Phil Selection Procedure

Selection for admission into different Courses shall be done through Written Entrance Test (with coding and decoding system), Career Mark and Viva-Voce with 60%, 30% and 10% weightage respectively. The absence of an applicant either from Written or viva-voce or both shall disqualify him/her for admission.

The written test shall cover M.A/M.Sc. syllabi of Sambalpur University in the concerned subject wherever applicable for eligibility.

Five percent of the total aggregate marks secured by the applicant shall be added to the aggregate marks in qualifying examination in case of children of Ex-defense personnel and for participants in the Inter-University Sports and State Team approved by the National Organization (provided that in order to be eligible for such concession under sportsman category the player concerned should have participated in the respective competitions within two years prior to the date of application for admission).

Similarly, three percent of the total aggregate marks secured by the applicant in qualifying exam for NSS Best Volunteers shall be added to the aggregate marks for career marking.

Weightage to NCC “B’ & “C” Certificate holders shall be given at par with NSS Best Volunteers on submission of the certificate from the authorized body.


25% of seats in M.Phil Program shall be reserved for teachers (also applicable to Librarians and Library Professionals (of +2 or High-Level Colleges) having at least 5 years of professional experience in a College duly recognized by the Govt. with a certificate to be produced by the Applicants to that effect and who have been sanctioned study leave for one year for prosecuting the course by their appropriate authorities.

They have to be duly relieved by their employers. In case of vacancy under this category, the seats will be filled up by general applicants as per merit list.

22.5% and 16.25% of seats in each course are reserved for applicants belonging to Scheduled Tribes and Scheduled Castes respectively.

One seat in each dept. (both in PG & M.Phil level combined together) will be reserved for Physical Handicapped applicants.

Such applicant is required to produce a recent certificate from the C.D.M.O regarding his/her disability for 40% or above. On the basis of the certificate issued by the District Medical Board, admission under P.H. category may be considered by the respective Heads of the Departments.

Sambalpur University Application Form 2018

The Application form, Prospectus and other details will be available on the web from October 25th 2017; the last date for submission of application online as well as the hardcopy is November 20th 2017 till 05.00 PM.

Applicants should log on to the website and click “online admission” or

Applicants should download the Prospectus for M.Phil. Courses 2018 and read it carefully before filling up of the form online.

Applicant should deposit Rs.500/- through State Bank Collect at the time of registration for online admission.

Procedure for depositing Rs.500/- online using State Bank Collect facility. The amount can be deposited using Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking facility of any Bank besides visiting any SBI branch to deposit by cash or cheque drawn on any SBI Branch.

Applicants can then fill-up the form online; after completion of all the fields in the form, the applicants should click the submit button; at this, a page will open with all the information of the applicants that he/she has filled in.

The applicants then must take a printout of this page and send it to the respective Head of the Dept. Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar-768019, Sambalpur (Odisha) along with the required documents, which should reach by November 20th, 2017.

Sambalpur University Application Dates 2018

Availability of Prospectus &Application Form for Online Admission: October 25th, 2017

Last Date for Submission of Application Online as well as the Hardcopy: November 20th, 2017 (upto 05.00 pm)

Downloading of Admit Cards for Entrance Test: November 25th, 2017 onwards (12.00 noon)

Date of Entrance Exam: December 04th 2017

09:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M

Anthropology; Political Science; Economics; History; Odia; English; Environmental Science; Sociology; Library & Information Sc.; Computer Science; Statistics; Life Sciences

12.00 Noon to 02.00 P.M

Physics; Chemistry; Mathematics; Earth Sciences; Business Administration; Public Administration; Biotechnology & Bioinformatics; Home Science; Hindi; Law

Sambalpur University M.Phil Admission 2018 – Application, Date
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