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University List 

  • North Eastern Hill University 

North Eastern Hill University 

North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, offers a full-time Ph.D. program of three years in regular mode. The university offers specializations in 18 different subjects in the Ph.D. program, namely English, Hindi, History, Economics, Political Science, Commerce, Education, etc. 

  • The minimum eligibility requirement to get admission to North-Eastern Hill University is to have a Master’s degree in an associated field.  
  • Besides that, admission to a Ph.D. program is based on the performance of the candidate’s merit score as well as entrance test performance followed by the personal intern 

North-Eastern Hill University Ph.D. Important Dates  

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North-Eastern Hill University Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria 

  • Candidates who are willing to apply for the Ph.D. program at North-Eastern Hill University must have passed their Master’s Degree in a relevant field from a recognized institution/ university. 
  • Candidates have at least 55% marks in their previous education and 50% marks for the reserved category. 
  • Also, the university reserves 50% of seats for the reserved category (SC/ ST candidates), whereas, 50% of seats for the open category. 
  • The university admitted foreign candidates through the Central Committee for Admission of Foreign Students, NEHU, as per the Government of India rules and guidelines. 

North-Eastern Hill University Ph.D. Admission Criteria 

Admission in any of the Ph.D. programs at the North-Eastern Hill University is based on the performance of the candidate’s entrance exam followed by the personal interview conducted by the department of the subject concerned arena. 

Before filling up the Ph.D. application form, candidates need to prepare a 200 words write-up, which explains their reason as to why they are willing to apply for that program and their further intention or plans of study or research in the subject. After writing it, paste the write-up into the box that will be available in the online application form. 

The admission process at the North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong, is entirely online. 

Online Admission Application Process: 

  • To apply online for the Ph.D. program at North-Eastern Hill University, candidates need to visit the official website. 
  • Click on the admission tab to move further in the process. 
  • Then, fill in all the requisite information like name, date of birth, previous education, email-ID, etc. (email-ID is pivotal in the entire process, make sure to use an updated one). 
  • After that, activate the login credentials and select the course of your choice. 
  • Later, upload scanned copies of your previous mark sheets, certificates, passport size photo, signature, address proof, and other important documents as per the requirement. 
  • After filling in the application form, make sure to check it once more for any mistakes. 
  • For the last step, candidates are requested to pay INR 500 and INR 250 (for SC/ ST category) as an application fee through Debit or Credit Card or Net Banking via HDFC and SBI Bank. 

PS: The admission fee is non-refundable. 

All foreign students can apply for admission under the Cultural Exchange Fellowship Program of the Government of India. 

After the first process, which is filling in the application form, the admission committee starts.  

  • Candidates’ write-up plays a pivotal role in assessing their seriousness about their goals & intention as well as their dedication to the program they are willing to apply for.  
  • Besides that, candidates’ previous educational accomplishments come into consideration as well.  
  • Post that, the committee will issue the list of all those candidates who will be eligible for the entrance test and the personal interview.  
  • Based on the performance of the test and interview, the university decides which candidate will be admitted to the course. 

Documents Required 

  • Degree and Passing Certificate of Post-Graduation 
  • Certificate of Migration 
  • Certificate of Transfer 
  • Certificate of Caste (if required) 
  • Identity Proof 
  • Passport size photographs 

North-Eastern Hill University Ph.D. Course Details 

Course Department 
Ph.D. Commerce Economics Library and Information Sciences Tourism and Hotel Management Education Journalism and Mass Communication English Adult and Continuing Education Hindi Khasi Linguistics Philosophy Geography Anthropology Environmental Studies Biochemistry Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Botany Zoology Chemistry Mathematics Physics Statistics History Political Science Law Sociology Cultural and Creative Studies Electronics and Communication Engineering Information Technology Energy Engineering Nanotechnology Biomedical Engineering 

North-Eastern Hill University Ph.D. FAQs (Frequently Asked Question) 

Ques, Does North Eastern Hill University Ph.D. get any financial aid(s)? 

Ans. When it comes to financial assistance, candidates can exert the benefit of the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), which is open to men, not more than 35 years, and for women, not more than 45 years as of July 1st (as in the year applying). Also, candidates must have a Master’s Degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks for reserved categories), who have qualified National Eligibility Test (NET). Besides that, UGC (University Grant Commission) may also award other fellowships to research scholars who have cleared NET previously. Also, the university provides financial assistance, named Students Aid Fund to students on a needy basis. The fund helps as a tuition fee waiver, reduction in examination fee, concession while purchasing books, hostel expenses, emergency medical expenses, etc. 

Ques. How is the faculty at North Eastern Hill University Ph.D. program? 

Ans. Each faculty member in every department at North-Eastern Hill University is well-versed in their respective domain. The faculty is helpful and guides the students as and when it is necessary. 

Ques. What facility or facilities will I get while pursuing the North Eastern Hill University Ph.D. course? 

Ans. Students who are pursuing their education at North-Eastern Hill University can take advantage of the facilities provided to its students: 

  • Library 
  • Hostel 
  • Sports Complex 
  • Laboratories 
  • Cafeteria 
  • Gym 
  • Hospital or Medical Facilities 
  • Shuttle Service 
  • Convenience Store 
  • Wi-fi Enabled Campus 

Ques. What syllabus should I prepare for my North Eastern Hill University Ph.D. entrance examination? 

Ans. All those candidates who are looking after the course material to read further for the entrance examination should prepare it from the syllabus of a Master’s Degree in the chosen field of study. 

Ques. What is the best way to prepare my North Eastern Hill University Ph.D. write-up or research proposal before applying? 

Ans. The best way to prepare for your write-up is to research the topic you are willing to pursue. Read books, articles, or anything that can give you more insight into the subject and the relevant topic.