Application for admission to Ph.D programme - Session July 2018

How to Apply

  • Candidates have to submit application online www.soa.ac.in, For details and instructions, please visit SIKSHA ‘O’ ANUSANDHAN   web site: www.soa.ac.in
  • Dean (R & D) office will not take any responsibility for the non receipt of application on time.
  • After filling the online form, a form will be generated and will be available in your mail. You have to take a hard copy of the same and submit the application form to the office of the Dean (R &D) along with all relevant documents.

Admission Information

  1. Admission shall be based on the marks secured in the Entrance Test and Interview, subject to the fulfillment of the eligibility criteria and the rules of reservation. 
  2. The following certificates are to be submitted along with online application
    1. Date birth (SSC/ Matriculation or Equivalent certificates)
    2. Postgraduate Degree/ M.Phil. Degree or Provisional Certificates as applicable
    3. NET/ICMR/ GGATE/ GPAT/ SLET etc. valid scores, if applicable
  3. The following Certificates  (In original ) are to be presented at the time of admission for verification:
    1. Postgraduate Degree/ M.Phil Degree or Provisional certificates as applicable.
    2. Marks Statement of the qualifying examination
    3. Transfer and Conduct certificate from the Institute where  the candidates last studied.
    4. NET/ICMR/GATE/GPAT/SLET etc. valid scores, if applicable.
    5. Migration certificate (for candidates from the other the SOA (Deemed to be University).
    6. Date of Birth ( SSC/Matriculation or equivalent Certificates).
    7. Integrated community certificate issued by the competent authority in case of SC/ST candidates.
    8. Medical Certificate from not below the rank of a Civil Surgeon in case of PHC.
    9. Physical Fitness certificate.
    10. Service certificate and “No Objection” certificate from the present employer (for  part-time candidates only.)

Admission Process

Candidates will have to qualify through a written test and personal interview of the shortlisted candidates.

Please Note:

  • The candidates belonging to SC/ST category shall be given a relaxation of 5% marks at Master level.
  • Any mandatory regulation periodically notified by the UGC shall be applicable.

Details of Entrance Test

  • The duration of the test is one hour.
  • Written test is having 50 percent weightage. It consists of short type questions and precis writing on research methodology.
  • Other weightages are as follows: 20 percent weightage for personal interview, 10 percent weightage for research publication, 10 percent  weightage for career and 10 percent weightage for research proposal.
  • The merit list for admission shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained together in the entrance test and interview.

CONTACT PERSON
SIKSHA ‘O’ ANUSANDHAN (Deemed to be University), ITER Campus
PO-Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar - 751030

Mrs. Sagarika Dash
Mobile No.: 9778711100
Phone: 0674 - 2350181 Extn.- 2237
Email: deanresearch@soa.ac.in

IMPORTANT DATES
Last date for Submission of Application                 :               14.07.2018
Dates for Written Tests &  Interview                        :              03.08.2018 &.04.08.2018
                    

FEES FOR Ph.D. PROGRAMME (Full Time)

Admission / Registration Fee/ Course Fee : Rs. 32,000/‐
Annual Tuition fee : Rs. 25,000/‐
Thesis Examination Fee : Rs. 15,000/-

FEES FOR Ph.D. PROGRAMME (Part Time)

Admission / Registration Fee/ Course Fee : Rs. 47,000/‐
Annual Tuition fee : Rs. 40,000/‐
Thesis Examination Fee : Rs. 15,000/-