The following applicants are selected for admission into Integrated M.Phil. & Ph.D Programme in Sanskrit in the Department of Sanskrit & Philosophy for the academic year 2021-22.

Application No. Name
108287 Basudev Gorai
106986 Pritam Bera
106903 Prolay Nandi
108065 Subhadeep Das
107010 Tapas Khanra
108458 Tirthankar Dey

Instructions for taking Admission:

Last Date of taking Admission : Sunday, 15 August 2021

  1. Pay the admission fees online from Admission portal. Payment can be found in Menu/Page ‘Application Status’.
    Upon successful fees payment, the receipt can be downloaded from the portal. This is your fees receipt.

  2. Download the Admission-cum-Registration form, duly fill it and sign it, take a soft-copy of this and email it to admission office () along with the soft-copies of all the applicable supporting documents/certificates mentioned in the Admission-cum-Registration form.
    • NOTE: Remember to mention your name, Application No. and the ‘programme applied for in the email.
    • Download the Physical Fitness Certificate form (to be submitted along with admission-form OR later when joining the programme in face-to-face mode)
  3. Submission of all applicable documents/certificates along with admission fee payment should be completed before the last date of admission.

Note: Admission would be liable to be cancelled if any of the eligibility criteria or mandatory requirements are not met by the applicant. Decision of the University’s authorities will be final in this matter.


Applications are invited for admission to the Integrated M.Phil. & Ph.D Programme in Sanskrit for the academic year 2021-22 from candidates meeting the minimum eligibility criteria.


  1. 65% marks in B.A. Sanskrit Hons., together with 65% marks in M.A. Sanskrit from a UGC recognized University. (5% relaxation for SC/ST as per Govt. rules). Those whose final semester results of the M.A. examination have not been declared may also apply, along with their marksheets, provided they have obtained 65% marks average in all the semester examinations held so far in the first three semesters.

  2. In the current academic year admission is open to men only.
  3. Applicants should possess UGC NET-JRF (Junior Research Fellowship).

  4. Those without NET-JRF may also apply provided they have 75% marks or more in M.A. (or, in the first three semesters taken together, if the final semester results are yet to be published), provided they fulfil the other criteria mentioned above.

  5. Only full-time research scholars will be admitted. There is no provision for part-time scholars.

  6. Areas of specialization for the current year 2021-2022 will be Vyākaraṇa (Pāṇiṇi’s grammar) and Vedānta (with emphasis on Śāṅkara-advaita-vedānta). Candidates should therefore have had specialization in these areas at the Master’s level.

  7. It is essential that the candidates should have adequate language skills: flawless writing ability and fluent speaking capacity in Sanskrit.

Admission Procedure:

  1. Online exam of one hour duration will be conducted on Monday, 2nd August 2021 at 11 am. Link to the google form will be shared with the candidates through email 15 minutes prior to the exam. The submission portal will be closed at 12.15 pm.
  2. Those who qualify in the written test will be shortlisted for viva voce to be held on Friday, 6th August at 1 pm. The online viva voce, will be held through Google Meet, and the link will be sent to the eligible candidates in time. Original documents of educational qualification & other testimonials should be produced during the viva voce.
  3. List of finally selected candidates will be announced on our website on Saturday, 7th August 2021, by 5 pm. Website:
  4. Decision of the University’s authorities will be final in the matter of final selection.

Seats Available

10 seats available for the Integrated (M.Phil.-Ph.D.) programme in Sanskrit

Important Dates:

  • Last date to apply : Saturday, 31st July 2021
  • Entrance Test (Online) : Monday, 2nd August 2021 (11 am)
  • Viva Voce ” Friday, 6th August 2021 at 11 am
  • Publication of the list of selected candidates : Saturday, 7th August 2021, by 5 pm

For any query you may like to contact:

Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
PO Belur Math, Dist Howrah 711202
Email : ,
Mobile :
(10.30 am to 6.00 pm Monday to Saturday except public holidays)