Click here for List of applicants selected for admission to Integrated M.Phil. & Ph.D for the academic session 2019-20

Admissions are closed now

Applications are invited from men for admission to Integrated M.Phil. & Ph.D for the academic session 2019-20.

At present this course is available at the University’s Belur Main Campus.


  1. 65% marks in Sanskrit with honours in Bachelor’s Degree and 65% marks in the concerned subject in Master’s Degree from an UGC recognized University. (5% relaxation for SC/ST) (If the final semester result is not yet declared the aggregate % of the first three semesters taken together should be mentioned in the application form)

  2. Applicant should possess UGC NET-JRF (Junior Research Fellowship)

  3. Those without NET-JRF may also apply provided they have 75% marks in MA (or in the first three semesters taken together)

  4. The candidate must be willing to join as a full time research scholar

  5. For the current year 2019-20, subjects for specialization in Ph.D. will be Vyākaraṇa and Vedānta. Candidates should therefore have had specialization in Vyākaraṇa (Pāṇini’s grammar) or Vedānta (preferably Śāṅkara-advaitavedānta) at the Master’s Programme.

  6. Easy and facile writing ability and fluent speaking capacity in Sanskrit is essential

Admission Procedure:

  1. There will be an entrance exam of one hour duration in the forenoon. The results will be announced in the afternoon. Those who qualify will appear for viva voce the same day in the second half. Final list of selected candidates shall be announced in the website the next working day

  2. Candidates must bring their original documents of educational qualification & other testimonials at the time of Entrance Exam/ Interview

  3. Decision of the Selection Committee & the University Board of Management will be final

How to Apply –  Apply online and pay online

Online Application Portal :

New applicants have to first register on the Online Application Portal, then Login and Apply.

After successfully submitting the application form, pay the Application fee (INR 500.00) online from the same Portal.

(While applying online, attach the scan copies of your passport size photo and mark-sheets.)

Once Application form is successfully submitted and fee is paid, Admit Card can be downloaded and printed from the Online Application Portal.

Applicants need to bring the Admit Card on the day of the entrance examination. Alternatively, they may carry  their Admit Card (PDF) in their smart phone.

Research Vacancy

       5 seats available

Important Dates

  1. Last date to apply – Wednesday, 10th July 2019

  2. Entrance Test – Saturday, 13th July 2019 (10.30 am)

  3. Viva Voce – Saturday, 13th July at 3.30 pm

  4. Announcement of the list of selected candidates – 15th July 2019


Swami Japasiddhananda
Head, Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
PO Belur Math, Dist Howrah 711202
Phone: 033-­26549999 / 8230864238
(on working days between 10 am and 5 pm)

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