PhD Admission 2016 at Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Coochbehar
Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya (UBKV), Coochbehar has invited applications in prescribed form through online only for admission to PhD Programme under University Research Scholar/ In-Service/ Project or Research Fellow/ Self Supporting/ Collaborative Research Category in the following disciplines for 2016-17 sessions.
The numbers of seats under different disciplines for URS category are given below:
PhD (Agriculture): (i) Agricultural Economics-02 (GEN*-01, GEN-01); (ii) Agricultural Entomology-02 (GEN*-01, GEN-01); (iii) Agricultural Statistics-02 (GEN-01, SC-01); (iv) Agronomy-02 (GEN-01, SC-01); (v) Bio-Chemistry-01; (vi) Genetics & Plant Breeding-02 (GEN-01,ST-01); (vii) Plant Pathology-02 (GEN-01, OBC-A-01); (viii) Seed Science & Technology-01 (GEN*-01); (ix) Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry-02 (GEN*-01, OBC-B-01).
PhD (Horticulture): (i) Floriculture, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants-02 (GEN*-01, GEN-01); (ii) Plantation Crops & Processing-01(GEN-01); (iii) Pomology and Post Harvest Technology-02 (GEN-01, SC-01); (iv) Vegetables & Spice Crops-02 (GEN*-01, OBC-A-01).
To the PhD degree course in a discipline of Agriculture, Horticulture & Forestry for University Research Scholar, In-service, Self Supporting, Collaborative Research and Project Fellow of session 2016-17 will be held on July 31st 2016.
Consistently good academic records with Master’s Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Forestry Science having at least 6.5 OGPA (6.00 OGPA for SC/ ST & PWD applicants) from any recognised Indian/ Foreign University followed by Bachelors’ Degree in Agricultural/ Horticultural/ Forestry Science under 10+2+4 or 10+1+4 or 11+4.
Experience of Dissertation in University/ Institute for at least one year.
Minimum age for admission is 23 years as on January 01st 2016.
Interested Research Associates under different projects that are being implemented at the University may apply online on selection the prescribed option.
How to Apply?
Applicant can apply online submission of admission form available at www.ubkv.ac.in.
Application form has to submit online only on payment of Rs.600/- only for general & OBC-A & OBC-B categories and Rs.150/- only for SC/ ST categories with service charge through online or offline mode as non refundable.
Envelope containing application form (ONLY FOR In-Service and Project fellow category applicants) should super scribed as “Application Form for admission to PhD Programme under In-Service/ Project fellow category, 2016-17” to be reached to the office of the Deputy Registrar, Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, P.O.-Pundibari, Dist.-Coochbehar, West Bengal-736165 on or before the last date positively.
Starting date of Submission of Application Form through Online: June 22nd 2016
Last date of Submission of Application Form: July 15th 2016 up to 23.59 hrs.
Date of Publication of Eligible applicant’s list for Entrance test: July 22nd 2016
Date of Entrance Test: July 31st 2016
Date of Publication of Merit List: August 02nd 2016
Date of Counseling and Admission: August 11th 2016
Classes will commence on and from: August 16th 2016