Ten State Universities: More than 5,000 PhD Seats available for Admission 2021-2022

In India, there are more than 412 state universities in India, which are controlled by state governments. These universities offer quality education at affordable price.

For the current session of PhD Admission, there are many state universities have notified admission with a large number of PhD seats. PhD aspirants can apply for vacant PhD seats.

As on 21 July 2021, there are ten state universities which have opened admission for PhD programmes. The total number of seats are available are 5,000 seats.

List of State Universities where PhD Admission is Open: 

  • Savitribai Phule Pune University – 3400 PhD Seats – 31 July 2021
  • Himachal Pradesh University Shimla – 181 PhD Seats -09 August 2021
  • Periyar University, Salem -09 August 2021
  • Jadavpur University (Engineering and Pharmacy programmes) – 303 PhD Seats -31 July 2021
  • Mahatma Gandhi University – 660 PhD Seats- 31 July 2021
  • University of Madras – 08 August 2021
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad – 26 July 2021
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Gorakhpur -60 Seats -04 Aug 2021
  • Bharathidasan University, Tirichirappalli – 31 July 2021
  • Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University Bathinda – 21 July 2021 -99 Seats

Savitribai Phule Pune University PhD Admission 2021: More than 3400 seats in 72 Subjects

Pune, 12 July 2021: Savitribai Phule Pune University, formerly University of Pune, has notified for PhD & MPhil admission for the academic year 2020-21. The university will hold PhD Entrance Test (PET) on 22 Aug 2021.

There are more than 72 streams/disciplines where PhD admission is offered by Savitribai Phule Pune University. The faculties where more than 72 research disciplines include science & technology, engineering, Business &  Management , Pharmacy, Commerce, Humanities & Arts, Social Sciences, Law and Education. The detailed subjects available for PhD research are given at the bottom part of the story.

PhD Admission 2021-22 Open for 181 seats in Himachal Pradesh University Shimla

Shimla, 21 July 2021: Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, a state university in Himachal Pradesh, has invited application forms for PhD Programmes for the session 2021-22. The total number of PhD seats are 181 across 24 departments.

The candidates who have qualified UGC/NET(JRF)/UGC-CSIR (JRF) INSPIRE /RAJIV GANDHI FELLOWSHIP/MAULANA AZAD FELLOWSHIP /AWARDESS OF TEACHER/FELLOWSHIPs/SPONSORED BY ICSSR/DBT-JRF, ICMR or Any Other Department of Govt of India.

Key Dates: The last date for submission of online application is 09 August 2021.

Periyar University, Salem Announces PhD Admission July 2021

Salem, Tamil Nadu, 19 July 2021: Periyar University, Salem, a state university in Tamil Nadu, has announced PhD Admission for July 2021. The university will conduct Common Entrance Test for MPhil and PhD Admission.

Key Dates:  The closing date for submission of online application is 09 August 2021. The closing date for submission of print version of online application is 12 August 2021.

Jadavpur University Announces PhD Admission for 303 Seats for Engineering & Pharmacy

Kolkata, 19 July 2021: Jadavpur University, a state university, has announced PhD Admission for Engineering and Pharmacy programmes – 2021-22. The total number of PhD seats are available under the Faculty Council of Engineering & Technology are 303.

Total Number of PhD Seats: The total number of PhD seats are 303 across 14 departments.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application form is 31 July 2021.

Mahatma Gandhi University Announces PhD Admission 2021 for 660 Seats

Kotayyam, 16 July 2021: Mahatma Gandhi University, a state university in Kerala, has invited applications from eligible candidates for PhD Admission 2021. There are 660 PhD seat are available for the academic year 2021-22 under its 35 departments. The closing date for submission of application is 31 July 2021.

Total vacant PhD Seats: Mahatma Gandhi University Kerala has informed that the total number of vacant PhD seats as on 30 June 2021 in its Research Centres are 660. These PhD seats are available in 35 subjects.

Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University Bathinda Announces PhD Admission for 99 Seats

Bathinda, 20 July 2021: Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), a state technical university, has announced PhD Admission for August 2021-22.

Total Number of PhD Seats: The total number of vacant PhD seats are 99 across 13 subjects.

Key Dates:

The last date of receiving online applications from candidates desirous of taking PhD entrance Test (PET Aug-2021) of MRSPTU is 21 July 2021 (Wednesday).

Date of PhD Entrance Test (PET Aug-2021) of MRSPTU is 03 August 2021 (Tuesday).

University of Madras Announces PhD Admission July 2021 for its 74 departments and affiliated colleges

Chennai, 14 July 2020: University of Madras, a public state university in Chennai, has released PhD admission notification for July 2021 session.

PhD Programmes are offered in various departments of the University, Colleges affiliated to University and recognized research institutions for the academics session 2021 (July). The PhD programmes are offered in more than74 departments of the university. Both PhD (Full-Time) and PhD (Part-Time) are available.

Key Dates & Application Fee:  University of Madras informed that the online application designed for the July 2021 session alone will be accepted and other applications will not be considered for admission under any circumstances.

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad Announces PhD Admission 2021

Hyderabad, 11 July 2021: Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Hyderabad has announced Admission to Full Time PhD programs. PhD Admission is available to eligible candidates who are awarded Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) through National Level Tests by UGC, CSIR and any other Government Organizations and the DST Inspire JRF’s who qualified at NET/GPAT/GATE in various subjects.

Key Dates: The last date for receipt of application is 26 July 2021 (without fine) . 31 July 2021 (with fine of Rs.1000/-)

Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Gorakhpur Announces PhD Admission for 60 Seats

Gorakhpur, 19 July 2021: Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), a state university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced PhD Admission for 2021-22. The total number of PhD Seats are 60.

PhD Admission will be held through Malaviya Entrance Test (MET).

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is  4 August, 2021 (5.00 PM).

The Malaviya Entrance Test (MET) for admission in PhD shall be conducted on 22 August 2021 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.