Method of Application
09th Sep, 2018
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore was founded in Tamil Nadu in 1982. The University has recently announced notification for admission to its Part-Time and Full-Time research programs. The University provides M.Phil and Ph.D. programs in 40 various branches via 13 Schools and 37 Departments.
The application form for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs are available on the official website of Bharathiar University. The general eligibility for admission to the research programs is a post-graduate degree in a concerned branch.
The University organizes a Common Entrance Test for admission to the research programs. The Entrance Test is followed by an individual Interview. Aspirants who have already cleared their M.Phil. are exempted from appearing in the entrance test and can straight appear for the interview.
09th Sep, 2018
|Last date for submitting M.Phil. application forms (Tentative)||09th Sep, 2018|
|Last date for Submitting Ph.D. Application Form (Tentative)||09th Sep, 2018|
The branches in which Bharathiar University provides M.Phil. and Ph.D. program is given below:
|Botany||Bio-Informatics||Environmental Sciences||Life Sciences (BU-DRDO)||Microbial Bio-Technology|
|Bio-Technology||Information Technology||Chemistry||Computer Applications||Communication and Media Studies|
|Educational Technology||Education||Physics||Medical Physics||Nano science and Technology|
|Econometrics||Mathematics||Applied Mathematics||Women’s Studies||Textiles and Apparel Design|
|Sociology and Population Studies||Literature Studies||English Language Teaching||Linguistics and Communication/Cognitive/Soft Skills||Human Genetics and Molecular Biology|
|Extension Career Guidance and Students Welfare||Library and Information Science||Electronics and Instrumentation||Yoga for Human Excellence||Management and Entrepreneurial Development|
|Physical Education||Computer Science||Psychology||Bio-Chemistry Commerce||Social Work|
The detailed eligibility for M.Phil. and Ph.D. program respectively is given below:
For M.Phil. Full-Time Aspirants:
For M.Phil. Part-Time Aspirants:
Eligibility Criteria for admission to Full-time/Part-time Ph.D. program at BU
The application form for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs at Bharathiar University can be downloaded from the University’s official website. An aspirant must ensure that they fill same information in both the copies of the form. The details about Application fee is given below:
There are two methods to pay the application fee, i.e. Demand Draft and Bank Challan. An aspirant can get the Demand Draft allocated from any Nationalized bank while the Bank Challan must be from only Bank of India. An aspirant must not forget to write their name on the backside of the DD. If an aspirant applies for more than one college, he/she has to pay the cost of application Rs.500/- for M.Phil. And Rs.600/- for the Ph.D. program for each application. The application form has two copies. After downloading the form, an aspirant required to fill the form cautiously and send it to the University with the necessary enclosures before the last date is over.
For admission to university departments:
The Application form consists of two copies (First Copy and Second Copy). The first copy (without any enclosures) of the application form should be sent to The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46. The second copy (all attested Xerox copies of testimonials from 10th standard onwards along with original Demand Draft or Bank Challan) has to be sent to the HOD of the related Department of Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46.
For admission to affiliated colleges of Bharathiar University/ Approved Research Institute:
First copy with original Demand Draft (without any enclosures) has to be sent to The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore-46 and second copy (all attested Xerox copies of testimonials from 10th standard onwards) has to be sent to the Principal / Director of related College / Institution.
The filled in applications should access to the University and related college.The DD must be drawn in favor of “The Registrar, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore”.
Admission will be made on the basis of the Post Graduate marks, marks obtained in the Common Entrance Test and interview.
The qualifying examinations marks converted to 50 Marks
Common Entrance Test: 35 Marks
Interview: 15 Marks
Total: 100 marks
Entrance Exam Format:
The entrance test will be based on subjects studied in the course study at the Post Graduate level by the aspirant. Here are details of the entrance test:
The concession from the written test:
The qualifying examinations mark converted to 50 Marks
UGC/CSIR-JRF NET/SLET/GATE: 35 Marks
Interview: 15 Marks
Total: 100 marks
Note: However, for the Scientist working in DRDO / faculty of Air Force Administrative College/ foreign aspirants the department should organize entrance test and interview to assess the knowledge of the related branch.
*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allocated by the University/College