RUSA Doctoral Fellowship – ₹ 50,000 – 75,000 per month, Utkal University

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RUSA Doctoral Fellowship – ₹ 50,000 – 75,000 per month, Utkal University

Designation/Position-  RUSA Doctoral Fellowship

Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India invites application for RUSA Doctoral Fellowship from eligible and interested candidates

About- Established in 1943, Utkal University, a NAAC A+ and Category I University with graded autonomy, is a premier Higher Education Institution in India. The main campus at Vani Vihar is located in the capital city of Bhubaneswar spread over nearly 400 acres adjacent to National Highway 16. The new rural campus spreads over nearly 67 acres of land in the mountainous ranges of Chandikhole in Jajpur district. The University provides ample opportunities for research, innovation, and modern knowledge delivery system. The University is in receipt of Rashtriya Ucchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) for enriching quality and excellence in higher education. RUSA Doctoral Fellowship

Research/Job Area- Various research area

Location- Utkal University, Bhubaneswar


i. Candidates who hold a Master’s degree from a recognized university having secured second class with minimum 55% marks or equivalent grade are eligible to apply.

ii. For SC/ST candidates a relaxation of five percent is admissible, i.e. having secured second class with minimum 50% marks or the equivalent grade.

iii. Candidates should not be more than 35 years of age (relaxation in age by 5 years permissible in case of SC/ST candidates) as on 1 July of the year in which the application is made

iv. The candidates must have registered / admitted / intended to take admission in PhD program in Utkal University

v. Candidates who have earlier availed / availing a full doctoral fellowship from any public agencies such as UGC (JRF), shall not be eligible to apply.

vi. Defaulters of any previous grant from any institutions under any scheme will not be eligible for consideration until the applicant obtains the clearance from the relevant administrative division / organization.

vii. Preference will be given to students who are likely to complete their thesis within a period of three years.

viii. No Fellowship can ordinarily be given to a student after four years of registration.

Job/Position Description-  With 29 Post-Graduate Departments and recently opened several Centres of Excellence (CoEs) with assistance from RUSA and World Bank, the University is engaged with cutting-edge research, innovative teaching pedagogy and knowledge production.

The University announces RUSA Doctoral Fellowship @ ₹ 50,000 to ₹ 75,000 per month depending on academic qualifications, research competencies and publications in high impact factor journals for maximum period of four years.

Interested candidates may apply for the fellowship through the common Research Entrance Test (CRET) for M.Phil/PhD admission of Utkal University.

The entrance examinations will be conducted on 14 September 2019 at Bhubaneswar, New Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Pune.

Aspirants of RUSA Fellowship must have to appear the CRET and viva-voce test irrespective of qualifying NET/JRF.

How to Apply- Eligible and interested candidate can apply online.

For Contact-

Last Date for Apply– 14 September 2019 – For CRET Examination

Last date for online application – 07 September 2019

See Position Details-

Official Website-

Click here to apply- 

Click here for CRET Notice-

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