Kalinga University Raipur, Best University in Chhattisgarh UGC-approved

Ph.D. Notification


Ph. D. Admission 2023-24

Applications are invited for admission to Ph. D. programs in Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Botany, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Commerce & Management, Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Education, Economics, English, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Fashion Design, Forensic Science, Geography, Hindi, History, Interior Design, Journalism & Mass Communication, Law, Library & Information Science, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Pharmacy, Political Science, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Yoga and Zoology.

Eligibility: Ph. D. – Master’s Degree (with minimum 55% marks or equivalent for General and 50% marks for SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layer) / Physically Handicapped candidates) and successful clearance of Entrance Test. Candidates with M. Phil. / NET / GATE /SLET / SET or equivalent and a Regular Teacher in a College / University will be exempted from Entrance Test.

The admission / selection process consists of the following steps which are explained below

  1. Application Process
  2. Entrance Examination
  3. Interview


Application Process
Interested applicants can logon to www.kalingauniversity.ac.in and apply online using KALSEE 2023 through https://admissions.kalingauniversity.ac.in/ and pay the Entrance Examination Fee as given below via the payment gateway and other available options.


Entrance Examination Fee for applicants from India and SAARC Nations (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka) is INR 3000.

Entrance Examination Fee for applicants from other countries (other than India and SAARC Nations) is USD 100 via Online Transfer through payment gateway and other available options or Demand Draft drawn in favour of Kalinga University payable at Raipur on or before 15/07/2023 Bank Account details are given below:

Details Bank 1 Bank 2 Payment through QR Code
Name of Bank Punjab National Bank HDFC Bank
Account name Kalinga University Kalinga University
Branch Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh, (India) Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh, (India)
Account Number 17441131000055 50100310127094
IFSC Code PUNB0174410 HDFC0000152
MICR Code 492024036 492240014

Date of Examination

Date of Examination
Examination for Online mode will be held on 23/07/2023, Sunday.

About the Entrance Examination

About the Entrance Examination
  1. The first paper is common for candidates of all subjects and is of Research Methodology. It has 50 questions of two marks each. Its duration will be 1 Hr. and timing will be 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm.
  2. The second paper is also having 50 questions of two marks each and is of the respective subject in which the candidate wishes to pursue Ph. D. Its duration is 1 Hr. and timing will be 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm.
  3. Both the question papers are of multiple-choice type and there is no negative marking.
  4. Minimum passing marks in each paper are 50%

Candidates who will qualify the Entrance Examination will be intimated about the date and time of the Interview.

Intimation of final results and further process
Successful candidates will be intimated via emai.


Fee structure of Ph. D. Program
S. No. Particulars Fee Rs. (Full Time) Fee Rs. (Part Time)
1. Fee Semester – 1 80,000/- 50,000/-
2. Fee Semester – 2 80,000/- 50,000/-
3. Fee Semester – 3 80,000/- 50,000/-
4. Fee Semester – 4 60,000/- 50,000/-
5. Fee Semester – 5 50,000/- 50,000/-
5. Fee Semester – 6 50,000/- 50,000/-
5. Fee Semester – 7 NA 50,000/-
5. Fee Semester – 8 NA 50,000/-
TOTAL 4,00,000/- 4,00,000/-

*A candidate who submits thesis after 6 th Semester (full time) and 8th Semester (Part time), he / she will have to pay additional fee of Rs. 50,000/- per semester till submission of thesis.

* Fellowship of Rs.15,000/- per month will be offered to the Meritorious Candidates.


Theory Objective questions (2 papers of 50 questions each carrying 2 marks, Common Paper 1 Research Methodology and Paper 2 Respective Subject) 200
Interview 50


Last date of submission of Application Form 15/07/2023
Online Entrance Examination 23/07/2023
Interview Candidates who will qualify the Entrance Examination, will be intimated about the Date and Time of Interview
Declaration of result of Entrance Test and Interview Will be announced later

Other Terms

Application form found incomplete or received after the prescribed date will be rejected. No correspondence/enquiry from such candidates shall be entertained.

Note: Kalinga Scholarships shall not be applicable in the Ph. D. programs.