Pune: Symbiosis International University (SIU) will conduct all India entrance test for PhD programmes 2017 (PET) on 18 June 2017 (Sunday). There are a total 187 PhD seats are available for the year 2017 in the various streams: Law, Management, Computer Studies, Media, Communication and Design, Health and Biomedical Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Engineering.
Out of these 187 PhD seats, 96 seats are available for various management subjects. Further, out of 96 management subjects, 10 are for Human Resource Management and 02 for Organisational Behaviour. The PET will be held in Bengaluru, Pune, Noida, and Hyderabad.
The online application window has opened from 24 April 2017. The closing date for online submission of application is 05 June 2017.
The University informed that international candidates (NRIs, Foreign Nationals and PIOs who have obtained Master’s degree from foreign universities) are required to qualify IELTS with 6.5 score or IELA Test (Band 3) of SIU ELTIS, an equivalent test for English language proficiency.
Reservation Policy: Within the available vacancies:
Scheduled Castes – 15 %
Scheduled Tribes – 7.5%
Differently Abled – 3%
Kashmiri Migrants – 2 Seats
International Students – 15%
PET structure: PhD Entrance Test will have two components – Research Methodology and Subject Specific. Each component will have 50 marks.
For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, interested students should visit the PhD Admission page uploaded on the official website of Symbiosis International University.