Download Ph.D. Program Brochure


Gna University Invites Applications for the Ph.d. Program in the Following Streams for January 2023 Batch:





Mechanical Engineering

Computer Science Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Computer Applications

Business Management & Commerce

Physical Education

Hotel Management



Download the Application Form in Downloadable Forms. Send the hand filled entrance application form along with DMC of Graduation, Post-Graduation, Two Passport size Photographs/ NET/SET/GATE Qualification proof and Proof of Online Transfer/Payment (Bank detail given below)/Demand Draft (in favour of “GNA University, Phagwara”) of Rs.1000/- through registered post or By-hand only on/before 19th December, 2022 at Research and Development Cell, GNA University, Phagwara-Hoshiarpur Road, Sri Hargobindgarh, Phagwara, Punjab-144401 (INDIA). Also mail the scanned copies of application form, payment slip/DD and desired documents at


For admission to the Ph.D. program in the Faculty at GU, applicants fulfilling the following criteria shall be treated as eligible:

  • Person having passed Post Graduate Degree (Master Degree) Examination with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC/ST) or equivalent Grade Point Average-GPA (As per the UGC Norm).
  • Person havingqualified GU PhD Entrance Exam with minimum 50 % scoresfollowed by an interview.
  • The Entrance Exam and Interview carry 70% and 30% weightage respectively for the final selection.

Exemption from Entrance Examination

The candidates fulfilling at least one of the following conditions will be exempted from Entrance

  • Qualified in NET/SLET/GATE/RAT/JRF/SRF/examination of the apex bodies as CSIR/UGC/ICAR/ICMR and or DSTINSPIRE fellowship/ICCR or any equivalent test/exam.

Note:Candidates entitled for exemption from the Entrance Examination shall submit the Application Form along with relevant supporting documents within the stipulated time period.

Important Dates

Last date of Receipt of Applications 19th December, 2022
Date of PhD Entrance Examination 24th December, 2022
Date of PhD Interview and Document verification 31st December 2022
Last Date to Register in PhD Program 9th January, 2023
Commencement of PhD Course Work Classes 14th January, 2023

List of Ph.D Scholars of GNA University


  • The test will be conducted in two phases comprising objective type questions in Paper I and II.
  • 50 questions are to be attempted in 60 minutes perpaper.
  • Minimum 50% marks are required to be considered as “Qualified” to appear in personal interview.
  • There shall be no negative marking.
Paper I
Timing Marks Questions
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM 100 60
Paper II
Timing Marks Questions
11:30 AM to 12:30 AM 100 60


Assistant Dean, Research Division

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