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Here you will find details on PhD in Mumbai University Admission 2022-23 Notification of Entrance Test, Application Form, Process and Eligibility criteria for admission in the university. Mumbai University is a front runner among institutions offering  PhD courses in India in management and computer science. Apart from offering a complete array of specialization the university also provides individuals with complete practical and theoretical guidance required to complete the course. Over the years the university has become a second home for many budding researchers.

PhD in Mumbai University is offered in the following subjects

•Chemical Technology
•Civics and Politics
• Computer Science
•Life Science

Admission to these courses are announced by the university every year around the second week of April. The admission notification regarding the same is uploaded on Mumbai university website www.mu.ac.in. The advertisement regarding the same is published in national as well as regional dailies. Application forms are posted on the website as well are for sale at university counters.

Tentative dates for Mumbai University PhD Admission

•Start date for sale of applications: First or second week of April
•Last date for acceptance of applications: Third week of April
•Date of Entrance Exam : Third of fourth week of April

Eligibility:- The common eligibility for candidates wishing to enroll for the following Phd Courses is as follows

Masters degree from a recognized university with a minimum aggregate of 55 percent marks.

Admission to Phd Courses is done through Common Entrance Test namely PET (Ph.D Entrance Test).
Exemption from PhD Entrance Test

•Applicants who have qualified in GATE/SET/NET/(JRF) examinations are exempt from appearing for PET.
•Applicants who hold a Teacher Fellowship with CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR and DBT are also exempt.

Mumbai University PhD Entrance Test Syllabus

The syllabus shall consist of  compulsory and core papers at the post graduate degree level in the respective subjects of the Mumbai University.

Paper Pattern:-

The Paper pattern of Mumbai Univertisyt PhD PET will consists of three questions

PET shall be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and of 100 marks.
PET shall consist of 100 MCQs of one mark each.
The test shall comprise of two papers. Paper I shall be on Research Methodology, research aptitude, logical reasoning, comprehension, communication and general knowledge. Paper II shall be subject specific and the examination of this section shall be based on the respective Master's syllabus of MU.
Each paper will have 50 questions and the qualifying marks shall be 50% of the aggregate, taking Paper I and II together.
Relaxation of 5% of marks from 50% to 45% shall be allowed for those belonging to reserved category / Differently/Abled and other categories of candidates as per policies of the Government of Maharashtra prescribed from time to time.

Application Process:-

Apply online at website - https://mu.ac.in

Fees - 

For General Category - Rs 1000/-
For SC / ST/ VJNT / SBC / OBC - Rs 500/-
Payment will be accepted through Online mode only.

  • University of Mumbai

    The University of Mumbai is one first of three state universities to be established in India.
    Address : University of Mumbai M.G. Road Fort Mumbai-400 032. Ph:- 2265 2819 / 2265 2825. University of Mumbai Kalina, Santacruz Mumbai Ph:- 2652 6091 / 2652 6388.