- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is an offered Full-time Doctoral program and it is offered by the Central University of South Bihar, Patna. Ph.D. program shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years. Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the individual Institution concerned.
Candidates who is qualified in a national level test such as National Eligibility Test (NET-JRF), NET-LS (without fellowship), Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE), State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) accredited by UGC/Central or State Government may be considered for direct admission to the Ph. D. Program without appearing in the CUCET Entrance Test. However, such candidates have to apply for the Non-creamy on the CUCET portal and pay the requisite fees.
A candidate must have passed the Master's Degree from any recognized University in any branch of Biological Sciences (Botany/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Bio-sciences/ Biotechnology/ Environmental Science/ Biomedical/ Bioinformatics/ Agricultural Science/Plant Science) with 55% in aggregate or its equivalent Grade B in UGC 7 point scale. A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55 to 50% or equivalent relaxation of Grade for SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/Differently abled candidates.