- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
- Offered by: Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is an offered Full-time three/six-year Doctoral program and it is offered by Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar. 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.
The candidate possessing qualifications and fulfilling the conditions laid down hereunder shall have to qualify the written test and secure a place in the merit list so as to be eligible for admission:
- At Master‟s level, the candidate should have secured an OGPA not less than 6.500/10.000 or 4.000/5.000 or Ist Division in case of the Universities where these grading scales are not applicable. At Bachelor‟s level the candidate must possess an Overall Grade Point Average of not less than 6.000/10.000 or 3.000/5.000 or 55% marks in aggregate in case of the Institutions/Universities where these grading scales are not applicable.
- Besides a candidate must also possess the eligibility qualifications prescribed for Masters programmes of the University in the relevant discipline.
- A relaxation of 5% marks, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed to those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates. The eligibility marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.
The Candidate must have passed Masters‟ degree in the area of Development Communication/ Agricultural Extension/ Extension Education/Agricultural Extension & Communication/ Home Science Extension Education/ Dairy Extension / Veterinary Extension/Fisheries Extension.