GITAM Deemed to be University is conducting a national level online entrance examination on 15th June for 2020-21 academic year Ph.D. admissions. The university received a huge response to the recently released research admission notification. Around 2200 applications received from the research aspirants this year to join in Science, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Law, Management, Humanities and social science subjects, informed by GITAM Research & Consultancy Director Prof.Raja Phani Pappu.
In view of the current pandemic the university is conducting an online entrance examination, he added. He further informed that the two hours online entrance test consists of objective-type questions with 140 marks (70 for research methodology and 70 for the specific subject) and an interview will be conducted for 60 marks.
He mentioned that the candidates who secure 50% marks in the online test are only eligible for attending the interview. The merit position of the candidates for admission to M.Phil. / Ph.D. will be based on total marks obtained in online test and interview and the university is planning to release the final result on 30thjune, he added.