Applications are invited in the prescribed form from the eligible candidates for enrolment into Ph.D programme in the following subjects – Chemistry, Botany, Agriculture, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Commerce and Management in Jharkhand Rai University, Ranchi.

Department Subject Full Time Part Time
Commerce & Management Management, Commerce Yes Yes
Applied Science Chemistry No Yes
Computer Science & Information Technology Computer Science Yes No
Agriculture Agriculture, Botany, Bio-Technology Yes Yes

Full-time Students:
Preferably individuals who would like to pursue Ph.D. in-house. Candidates with National level fellowships like UGC NET-JRF, CSIR NET-JRF, DBT-JRF, etc. are preferred and exempted from the written test.

Financial Assistance:
Full-time PhD students admitted into the PhD program are eligible to be considered for a University fellowship of Rs. 10,000/- per month in the first year based on their intake qualifications which may be extended further up to maximum three (3) years depending upon their performance.

It will be obligatory on the part of every admitted Full time student to undertake 8 to 10 hours (per week) of work as assigned to him/her by the University.

Part-time Students:
Preferably individuals working in organizations providing basic facilities and environment for research

Duly filled in applications shall be submitted along with Application Fees of Rs. 1000/- and required documents on or before 30-01-2021 Online or to Admission Department, Jharkhand Rai University, Kamre, Ratu Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand – 835222.

Eligibility: A candidate who has obtained any Master’s Degree or equivalent from UGC/AICTE recognized body with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for SC/ST/Cat-I and Differently-abled candidates) in aggregate or equivalent grade.

Last Date for Application: 30th January 2021 (Saturday)

Date of Ph.D. Entrance Test: 14th February 2021 (Sunday).

Venue: Jharkhand Rai University, Kamre, Ratu Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand

Exemptions for Entrance Examination: The applicant fulfilling one of the following conditions will be exempted from the entrance examination:

Those candidates who have qualified NET/ SLET/ M.Phil / People with 15 years of experience in related field with exceptional achievements. (Subject to the discretion of the Vice-Chancellor).
However they have to qualify in the interview conducted by the University for admission into Ph.D programme.

Selection of Candidate:
Selection of candidates for Ph.D programme will be based on Entrance Test and marks obtained in the qualifying Examinations. Final cutoff marks will be decided by the University before publication of the results.

    General Instructions:

  1. Attested copies of Caste Certificate and other relevant documents should be
  2. The application fee is not refundable under any circumstances.
  3. Incomplete/ application not in the prescribed form will be rejected. No further
    correspondence will be entertained in the matter.
  4. Meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee admission into the PhD program.
  5. Only shortlisted candidates will be called to attend the Admission Test / Viva-voce.
  6. It may be noted that the final decision on admitting candidates to the Ph.D program will be on the sole discretion of the University and will be binding to all.