Instructions to candidates seeking
admission in Ph.D. Programme
A candidate who has obtained a Master's degree in the
subject or related field with at least 55% marks in aggregate or has qualified
the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the University Grants
Commission may apply for Admission for the Ph.D. degree for pursuing her
research work under the guidance of a supervisor approved by the Vidyapith.
Every applicant is expected to attach Master's degree marks sheet along with the
application. Every candidate will appear in the Research Entrance Test (RET)
which will be conducted online. Qualifying RET is a mandatory requirement for
enrollment, and until that stage, the admission shall be treated as
Note: A candidate who has a minimum 5
years work experience (Teaching/Industrial/Research) may be given relaxation of
5% by the Vice-Chancellor for registration for Ph.D Programme.
2. Exemption from the
requirement of appearing in RET:
A candidate who have qualified NET, SLET,
GATE or M.Phil. (If the candidate was admitted to M.Phil. through a research
entrance test) may be exempted from the entrance test.
A candidate belonging to the Faculty of Fine
Arts (Visual Art, Music & Dance) and Design, will be exempted from the
entrance examination. Such candidates should contact the research section
of Research Entrance Test : 2
Hours (11:00 AM to 01:00 PM)
of Course Work Exam. : 2
Hours (02:00 PM to 04:00 PM)
Banasthali Vidyapith (Main Campus). Candidates have to report by 10.00 AM at Bhoo Mandir, Banasthali
Vidyapith on the examination date.
6. Mode of Examination :
7. No negative marking.
of the RET question paper: Total 100 multiple choice questions (All carry
equal marks) :
30 questions on Research Aptitude
70 questions on Relevant Subject
of the Course Work Exam: Total 60 multiple choice questions in every paper
(All carry equal marks) :
IT Based Research Techniques
Please refer to the RET
syllabi given on the website for both the sections: Research Aptitude and
subject opted for Ph.D. for Course Work Exam. please contact your prospective /