Uttar Pradesh Technical University located in Lucknow, shortly called as UPTU, has invited applications from eligible candidates for the Ph. D program inclusive for teacher fellowship program. The applications are invited for different branches of engineering and technology, management, architecture, pharmacy and applied science, inclusive of mathematics, chemistry and physics.
How to apply?
Interested candidates will have to fill up online application from the website of the university with appropriate details. The application is open from the 1st of June 2016 from 10am and it will be kept open until the 20th of June 2016 5 pm. The fee to be paid is Rs.1000 for all categories of candidates. Then, a hard copy of the downloaded application along with confirmation receipt that can be generated on applying online should be sent to the university via post, which should reach the university before the 22nd of June 2016 5pm. In the envelope, candidates should write, ‘Application for Ph.D Admission’.
Eligibility for applying:
To apply for the Ph. D programme, applicants must have to meet the following eligibility requirements:
- They must hold Master’s Degree with first division in the appropriate field for which they wish to apply or
- Even, UG holders in appropriate discipline with two year of experience in teaching/research/industry can apply
- Applicants can also be MCA degree holders from the same university with first division. This is applicable only for Ph. D in Computer Science and Engineering alone.
- Applicants can also be PG holders with first division in bioinformatics/biotechnology or equivalent from the university.
- Master’s degree holders with first division in chemistry/physics/mathematics can also apply
Written test/interview/provisional admission:
Selection of students for admission provisionally will be done on the basis of score in written test, which will be followed by interview/presentation. The dates of written test for each of the above-mentioned disciplines will be announced later through the website of the university. So, applicants can keep checking the university website for dates.
A few seats are reserved for teacher fellowship program under technical education quality improvement program at government aided institutions for conducting research activities. On successful completion of research, candidates will be awarded Ph. D certification in the appropriate discipline of engineering for which they were admitted.
Admission is open for other courses as well:
Not just Ph. D, the university has made announcement for admission to M. Arch/M. Pharm and M. Tech courses as well. For these courses also admission process was open from the 1st of June and ends at the same date mentioned above. For these courses, the application fee is Rs.1000 for general category candidates and Rs.500 for reserved category candidates. These courses will be offered at different affiliated institutions functioning under the university in UP. The details of applications received will be displayed on the 23rd of June at the website of the university. Final display of list of selected candidates after counseling will be published on 6th of July 2016 for these courses.