At the research level, the university offers an M.Phil. and Ph.D. under different areas of disciplines.
M.Phil. is offered with Economics, History, Pol. Science, Public Administration, Sociology, Psychology, Lib. Inform. Science, Social Work, Clinical Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology, and Defence & Strategic Studies (College of Air Warfare), Mathematics, Statistics, Management Studies, and Education.
Ph.D. is offered in the following areas of research: Economics, History, Pol. Science, Public Administration, Sociology, Psychology, Lib. Inform. Science, Social Work, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Geophysics, BioChemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Environmental Sc, Geology, Geography, Zoology, Management Studies, Education, Pharmacy, Law, ECE, ICE, CSE, ME, CE, and Chemical Engineering.
||M.Phil. and Ph.D.
||M.Phil.- 1-2 Years
|Ph.D.- 3-4 Years
|Basic Eligibility Criteria
|Basic Admission Criteria
Osmania University M.Phil & Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria
M.Phil- The basic eligibility is a pass in Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate.
Ph.D.- Master’s degree in the concerned subject or in an allied subject in Regular or Distance mode with a minimum of 55% (50% for SC/ST candidates) marks in aggregate. Or Students with M.Phil Degree (Regular mode) or Ph.D. in allied subject are also eligible to apply
Osmania University M.Phil & Ph.D. Selection Criteria
For admissions to research programs, selection is based on the merit in the eligibility test conducted by Osmania University. The eligibility test will be of 90 minutes duration with 100 MCQs. The test will consist of questions on Analogies, Classification, Matching, Comprehension of a research study/experiment/theoretical point of view, etc.
M.Phil- Entrance Test conducted by Osmania University
Ph.D.- Admission will be offered to the candidates with a valid score in GATE/ NET/ JEST/ SET-TS/ GPAT or Ph.D. Eligibility Test conducted by Osmania University
Key Point: GATE/ NET/ JEST/ SET-TS or GPAT qualified candidates will be exempted from the Ph.D. Eligibility Test conducted by the university
How to Apply for Ph.D?
Application form can be downloaded from the official website of Osmania University. Candidates are advised to follow the given steps:
- Visit the official website of Osmania University.
- Download the application form and fill all the details.
- Pay the application fee through DD drawn in favor of the Dean of Concerned faculty, OU payable at Hyderabad.
- Send the duly filled application form with all the documents & DD on or before the last date of registration.