Gauhati University Admission Jan 2019 for Ph.D & M.Phil Programme
Gauhati University, International Relation Wings has invited admission notification for the admission to Graduate, Masters and Research Programs. An International student is one who is a citizen of another country can seek admission to various Programmes under the following categories:
Name of Course: Ph.D & M.Phil Programme
1. Self-financing students (Full programme)
2. Cultural Exchange Fellowship Programmes (Govt. of India):
International students with ICSSR fellowship (Government of India) desirous of admission under this Fellowship Programme are required to apply through the Indian High Commission / Embassy as the case may be, in their respective countries. They will send the application to ICSSR, Government of India and then ICSSR will forward the application/s to various Universities / Institutes in India as the case may be for consideration. In case the applicant is found suitable for admission, admission offer letter will be sent to him / her through Indian Council for Cultural Relations, New Delhi.
3. Visiting Students under Memorandum of Understanding (MoU):
Admission of International students/ NRI under the MoU will be made in accordance with the terms and conditions spelt out in the MoU agreed to between Gauhati University and the Country/ University/ Institution concerned. A list of the institutions with whom we have MoUs can be found here.
Gauhati University offers Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) under four heads - Biotechnology, Information Technology, Computer Science, and and Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE).
International Students with subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 12th standard in science are eligible for admission into the B.Tech programme.
An international student should meet the following criteria to get admission into postgraduate programmes of Gauhati University
i) TOFEL/ IELTS score to show the proficiency of English if the applicant's mother tongue is not English. Although the TOFEL / IELTS score should not be older than two years.
ii) Proof of financial support
iii) If an International student has not gone through the eligibility program/ course as stated in the minimum eligibility conditions for Masters Admission to Gauhati University, Admission Committee of Gauhati University will take the final decision.
Ph.D & M.Phil Programme:
The admission process into the M.Phil/ Ph.D programme of Gauhati University is a two-step process: common entrance test (known as GU-RET) and counseling process. An International Applicant is not required to appear in the GU-RET. The Counseling process for International Applicants may be carried out through other methods of available technology, for example, video conferencing, Skype etc.
How to Apply;
Candidate need to apply online through University website or the link given below.
Last date of application:
Other than PhD, for all other courses the deadline is March 30 for the next academic session.
For admission into Bachelors, Masters Programmes deadline: Autumn 2019 is Sunday, 31 March, 2019.
For Doctoral Programmes starting from: August 2019 (Autumn), deadline is Sunday, 30 June, 2019.