PhD Program for January 2020 [email protected] Central University of Punjab, Bathinda

Adminissions Programmes details:
PhD Programs offered in the following Departments,

  • Department of Chemical Sciences: Chemical Sciences
  • Department of Computational Sciences: Computational Sciences
  • Department of Computer Science & Technology: Computer Science & Technology
  • Department of Economic Studies: Economic Studies
  • Department of Education: Education
  • Department of Environmental Science and Technology: Environmental Science and Technology
  • Department of Geography & Geology: Geology
  • Department of Human Genetics and Molecular Medicine: Human Genetics; Molecular Medicine
  • Department of Languages and Comparative Literature: English (Applied Linguistics); Hindi
  • Department of Law: Law
  • Department of Mathematics & Statistics: Mathematics: Statistics
  • Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Natural Products: Pharmacy; Medicinal Chemistry
  • Department of Physical Sciences: Physical Sciences
  • Department of Plant Sciences: Plant Sciences
  • Department of Sociology: Sociology
  • Department of South and Central Asian Studies (including Historical Studies): South and Central Asian Studies; Political Science; History.


  • The applicant should have a Master’s degree in a relevant subject with minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD) as detailed above for each programme.
  • Candidate must have qualified UGC/CSIR/ASRB-NET, ICMR-JRF, GATE, GPAT, DBT-BET & JEST (Physics) with existing validity and must have some financial assistance such as UGC/CSIR/ICMR/DBT-JRF, financial assistance from Govt. agencies {Like Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship (RGNF), Maulana Azad National Fellowship (MANF) etc.} / Industrial Fellowship or working in CUP projects.
  • Candidate must ensure that, they should have all the original documents of their respective qualifying examinations at the time of interview and verification of Documents/Registrations.
  • For the Admission in PhD Programme candidate must fulfill the eligibility criteria on the date of verification of Documents/Registrations.

The University reserves the right not to offer the Programme in any particular discipline due to administrative reasons or if the response to the Programme is not adequate (as per AC/EC decision). The decision of the University will be final in this regard.

How to apply:

  • Candidates can apply online only.
  • For online application, visit the home page of CUPB website click on home/admissions page, click on the link to apply online for necessary instructions.

Online Application Fee to be paid through Online/Debit/Credit Card:

  • General/OBC Candidates: Rs.800/-
  • SC/ST Candidates: Rs.400/-
  • PWD Candidates: No Fee

Important dates:

  • Last date: 22nd November, 2019.
  • Date of Interview: 10th & 11th December, 2019.
  • Date of Admission & Registration 06th January, 2020.
  • Date of Commencement of Classes 07th January, 2020.

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