Ph.D Entrance Test (PET)
C/o Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET Office)
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda,
B- Block, ”Chameli Baug”,Nr. University Guest House,
University Road, Pratapgunj, Vadodara 390 002. E-Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Helpline : email@example.com 0265-2786337
Procedure for admission to Ph.D. programme and General Rules
Procedure for admission to Ph.D. programme
Candidates who desire to get admission to Ph.D. courses in The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda have to qualify Ph.D Entrance Test. The written test shall be followed by personal interview in the form of interaction with the Department Research Committee(DRC) constituted by the concerned Department/ Faculty/ Institute, as the case may be; provided that the candidate is qualified in the written test. At the time of personal interview, the candidates are expected to discuss their research area.
The candidates must read the 'ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA' carefully and must satisfy themselves regarding their eligibility for the Test before payment of Examination fee and filling the Online application.
candidates are also requested to verify, the vacancy and the experts for guidance/ supervision in the area of specialization in which he/ she wants to do the work in concerned department/ Faculty/ Institute.
PET Examination will be conducted at Vadodara Centre Only.
Examination fee once paid will not be refunded.
The payment of examination fee (step - I) and Online Registration (step - II) for PET Examination is mandatory. It is sole responsibility of candidate to complete both the steps. No Email / SMS correspondence will be communicated from PET Office Vadodara to any successful or unsuccessful Fee Payment Transaction or Application Form Registration.
Acceptance of the form and the fee does not guarantee eligibility for taking the test. Eligibility criteria has to be met by the applicant. Permission to appear for the Test is provisional till such time the candidate fulfills the eligibility criteria.
Qualifying the PET examination does not entitle a candidate to get admission at Ph.D. in the Department/ Faculty/ Institute concerned where he/ she intends to seek admission.
Printed / Hard Copy of Certificate will not be issued / sent to any Successful Candidate. PET Examination Centre, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda will issue an E-certificate to qualifying candidates based on the information provided by the candidate and his / her original records / certificates will not be verified. The registering authority should verify the original records / certificates of the candidate while considering him / her for registering for Ph. D. Programme.
On qualifying the PET examination, the candidate should contact respective department to enrol himself/herself for Ph. D after the date of declaration of the result. The enrolment and registration for Ph. D will be done as per Ph. D. Ordinances and reservation policy of The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.
At any time, if it is found that any false information has been provided by the candidate, his / her application will be treated as rejected.
PET office, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda will not be responsible for network problems or any other technical problem of this nature during Application Form Registration or during the Online Examination.
There is no provision of re - evaluation.
In case of dispute or controversy of any kind arising before, during or after the PET examination the decision of the Hon ' ble Vice-Chancellor, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda will be final.
Notwithstanding any information not mentioned in the PET, it shall be controlled by respective rules of Ph.D ordinances/ Handbook of University/ decisions of Senate / Syndicates shall prevail.