Ph.D. Entrance Examination 2010 Structure of Paper I & II
Paper – I : Objective (Based on Research Aptitude Test) Time 1 Hrs. Marks (40)
It contains 40 objective types of questions having one mark each.
Paper – II : Descriptive (Based on Subject Specific Test) Time 2 Hrs. Mark (60)
Q.1 Answer in 250-400 words
Q.2 Answer in about 100 words of each a ,b and c.
Q.3 (Answer in 30 to 40 words)
Paper –I Research Aptitude Test
Total Marks : 40
Total Questions : 40
Each correct answer carries 1 Mark, (Paper –I Consists of following Parts.)
a) Language competency / G.K.
b) Research Methodology
c) Logical Reasoning
. Paper –II Subject specific Test
Total Marks : 60
(This part shall be based on the current PG syllabus of Dr. B.A.M. University in concerned subject)
A) Exemption from appearing written Test.
1. Candidates who have qualified GATE/SET/NET/JRF Examinations of apex bodies such as CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR/DBT are exempted from appearing for the written examinations (Paper I & II). They are eligible for personal interview at the respective Research & Recognition Committee.
2. A candidate who has acquired Ph.D. degree in any subject from any statutory university
need not appeared for PET, if he / she desire to peruse recently leading to Ph.D. degree in any other subject.
3. A candidate who has acquired M.Phil degree from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad and other statutory University whose admission at M.Phil has been done through an entrance examination (Course Work) need not appears for PET.
4. A candidate who has five years of approved service need not appear for PET. B) Exemption from the prescribed qualification: For admission to the Ph.D. programme in a related subject in the faculty, applicants
fulfilling the following criteria shall be treated as eligible.
a) Persons working in National Laboratories – Institutes / Government / Private Organization nominated / Sponsored by the respective employer. These persons should have a Post Graduate Degree and holding the rank of Assistant Director / or above.
C) Above mentioned rule will also be applicable to the foreign candidates who have Obtained a Masters Degree from the statutory Indian Universities.
a) Application for research in inter-disciplinary areas and from applications belonging to a faculty or subject other than the faculty or subject in which the research is proposed to be done and from the international candidates (those who have not obtained the Master’s degree from Indian Universities) shall be considered on the basis of the proven ability and aptitude of the researcher for such kind of research. Such proposal shall be examined by the guide, Head & concerned Dean at the Place of research before giving provisional admission. The admission will be confirmed after the Research and Recognition Committee/s concerned, approves the topic. Detailed procedure for admission should be evolved by the concerned faculty. Five years work experience in related field is necessary for such candidates.
b) Admission percentage for foreign candidates (those who have not obtained Master’s Degree from Indian Universities) will be 50 % or equivalent GPA.
Passing Standards for Paper – I & II
Category Marks required to clear Paper- I & II
a) OPEN & Other Categories 50%
b) SC/ST 45%