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    Sankara College of Science and Commerce Latest News & Updates 2023

    • Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
    • Private
    • Approved by : AICTE, NAAC, ISO

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    PhD Entrance Exams
    March 14, 2023 0:21 AM

    PhD Entrance Exams: Dates, Eligibilty, Admission Process, Preparation Tips

    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) is the highest degree or doctorate awarded for research in a specific subject. PhD programs last 3 to 5 years. As per PhD eligibility criteria, PhD qualifications require a master's degree or an MPhil with a minimum aggregate score of 55% is required for a PhD. The CSIR UGC NET is a national-level PhD entrance exam that is held twice a year amongst the other entrance exams. In India, there are numerous PhD Scholarships available to students who wish to pursue a PhD. After completing their PhD degrees, students can choose from a variety of PhD Jobs and earn an average annual salary of INR 5 - 10 lakhs.

    PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) is a programme that involves substantial research work and presentation of the thesis, which is to be accredited by fellow academicians. One can pursue a PhD course in a discipline or stream that he/she has studied in his/her post-graduation. PhD requires a great level of commitment and an eye for detail. Candidates interested in PhD admissions in India are required to give presentations on their research work, submit their progress reports, and defend their thesis in an open defence viva-voce.

    Aspirants should be familiar with the PhD application process, PhD eligibility requirements, admission requirements to pursue PhD courses, and PhD entrance exams in India in order to be fully informed about the PhD admission process in 2023. Despite the fact that India holds numerous doctoral entrance exams, universities may have different requirements for PhD admission.

    In this article, check all the details about PhD admission process 2023, PhD 2023 entrance exams, PhD eligibility criteria 2023, application process, preparation tips, job prospects, list of colleges /universities offering a PhD and more.

    Also Check: List of Private PhD Colleges in Maharashtra

    PhD Admission 2023

    PhD admission 2023 is mainly determined by entrance exams but few universities also accepts merit based admissions. To apply for PhD admission candidates are required to fill an online application form. The top PhD entrance exams such as CSIR UGC NET, UGC NET, IIT JAM, and NPAT will be used to determine PhD admission in India in 2023. Also, a valid GATE score is required for candidates wishing to pursue a PhD in Engineering and Technology. 

    However, a select few colleges will offer merit-based PhD admission 2023, followed by a personal interview. Top universities are currently accepting applications for admission to the PhD program for the academic year 2023 till March 31, including IIT KGP, IIT Madras, Delhi University, etc. The IIMs, NITs, and other prestigious colleges in India are currently accepting applications for PhD admission 2023. The application period for DU PhD Admission 2023 was previously open until February 15, 2023, but it has now been extended until March 31, 2023. 

    PhD Admission 2023: Latest Updates

    Here are the important dates of PhD admission 2023 - 

    Important Dates PhD Admissions
    December 02: Register for IIA Bangalore, PhD Program by December 02, 2022. 
    November 25:  Register for IIM Calcutta, PhD Program by January 31, 2023. 
    November 24:  Register for NIT Hamirpur, PhD Program by December 14, 2022.
    November 22:  Register for IIM Udaipur, PhD Program by February 10, 2023. 
    November 16:  Register for NIT Warangal, PhD Program by December 04, 2022. 
    November 15:  Register for DA-IICT Gandhinagar, PhD Program by December 02, 2022. 
    November 15: Register for IIIT Naya Raipur, PhD Program by December 15, 2022. 
    November 07: Registrations for IIT Mandi PhD Program are now open.
    October 27:  Register for NCCS Pune, PhD Program by December 06, 2022.
    October 27:  Register for NIT Trichy, PhD Program by November 30, 2022. 
    October 19:  Registrations for Parul University, PhD Program are now open. 
    September 29:  Register for IIM Ko
    CSIR NET 2023 Last Minute Preparation Tips CSIR NET 2022 Examination is around the corner. To nail CSIR NET 2022, the candidates are provided with last minute preparation tips in this article.
    March 13, 2023 0:20 PM

    CSIR NET 2023 Last Minute Preparation Tips

    CSIR NET 2023 official notification has been released. As per the schedule, CSIR NET 2023 June session will be held on June 06, 07 & 08, 2023. The registration process is in progress. Candidates must note that the form correction window will be opened from April 12, 2023, to April 18, 2023. After that CSIR NET 2023 admit cards will be released. Hardly two months left for the CSIR NET 2023 examination, and candidates must start their preparations.
    The candidates, who have successfully submitted the application form will be able to appear for the CSIR NET 2023. The aspirants must accelerate their preparation in order to clear the CSIR NET examination. To fulfill the dreams of many young minds, CollegeDekho has come up with last-minute preparation tips, which can be helpful for candidates.

    Know the Examination Pattern of CSIR NET 2023

    It is very essential to know and recall the examination pattern of CSIR NET 2023. The CSIR NET 2023 examination pattern is given in the table below.

    Number of Section in CSIR NET 2023


    The type of question


    Duration of the examination

    180 Minutes

    Total number of questions in CSIR NET 2023

    Physical Sciences – 75


    Life Sciences- 145

    Chemical Sciences- 120

    Earth Sciences -150

    The maximum marks of CSIR NET 2023


    Marking Scheme for the right answer

    +2 , +3,  +3.5,  +4 , +4.75 , +5 (Depends on opted paper)

    Marking Scheme for the wrong attempt


    CSIR NET 2023 Last Minute Preparation Tips

    Know Your Concepts Completely and Clearly

    The candidates must know the concepts completely and clearly to give the best shot in the examination of CSIR NET 2023. To do that, the aspirant should have good command over the syllabus of CSIR NET 2023. Making oneself thorough with all the concepts, the candidate must refer to various sources of materials. It is always better to have three to four different sources (Books, Experts Advice, Referring to various Publication books) to make the concepts clear. It is very essential for the candidates to complete the learning concepts much before the examination, so that revision is given adequate time.

    Revision and Re-revision must be your Vision

    Revision is one of the important aspects of preparation. Until the last minute, if a candidate prepares for the examination without revision, everything will go in vain rather than bring him/her fruitful results. Revision helps the candidates to recall the entire concept learned already. It is suggested that revision and re-revision of the important topics and the entire syllabus should be completed as early as possible. Therefore, revision and re-revision must be the vision of all the aspirants of CSIR NET 2023.

    Practice Previous Papers/Specimen Papers/ Sample Papers

    “Practice makes a man perfect” is an apt quotation for anyone who has strong will and determination to succeed to achieve something in life. For the aspirants of CSIR NET 2023, to enhance the accuracy of attempting the examination, to be familiar with the sort of questions asked in the examination, examination pattern, and sectional marks of the paper, it is better to solve previous papers. Most of the candidates do derive the confidence level by answering the previous papers/ sample papers.

    ‘No’ to New Topics/ Concepts

    The aspirants are advised not to strain by covering the new topics as they do not have plenty of time left for the preparation. As the examination is near, candidates must revise all the topics that they learned so far. Experts say that learning the new concepts at the last minute may not give good results besides that they made lead candidates to perplexity and anxiety. Hence, candidates are suggested not to start learning new topics at the last hour.

    Keep your Spirits High

    Self Confidence and a Positive Attitu

    CSIR NET 2023-24 Application Form Correction
    March 13, 2023 0:06 PM

    CSIR NET 2023 Application Form Correction: Check Dates, Process, Details to Edit

    National Testing Agency has provided the candidates with the facility of CSIR NET 2023  Application Form Correction. Applicants who have submitted the application with the wrong details can edit/ modify/ correct the CSIR UGC NET 2023 application form on the official website of CSIR NET. In order to edit the application form, candidates can visit the official website at and do the same. The application form correction facility provided by NTA is beneficial to the candidates who made mistakes while filling up the application form. The correction can be made to the CSIR UGC NET 2023 application form in online mode only. 

    CSIR NET 2023 online application form correction window will be made available from April 12, 2023.  The last date to correct the application form is April 18, 2023. The admit card will be released after that. The candidates willing to make changes can do so during the mentioned dates. Candidates who have filled out the application form can edit their details in the correction window. The CSIR UGC NET exam dates have been announced. CSIR UGC NET 2023 will be held from June 06, 2023, to June 08, 2023. The NTA conducts the CSIR NET exam twice a year for the recruitment of lectureship and JRF. All the details related to form correction are included in this article.

    Important Dates CSIR NET 2023 Form Correction

    The candidates appearing for the CSIR NET 2023 exam must be aware of the following dates.



    Correction Start Date

    April 12, 2023

    Correction Last Date

    April 18, 2023

    Admit Card Download

    To be Notified

    Exam Date

    June 06, 07 & 08, 2023

    Result Date

    To be Notified

    Process for CSIR NET 2023 Form Correction

    After the closure of the mentioned timeline for form correction, no changes in the form will be allowed. Candidates must be aware that only certain details in the form can be modified once the form is submitted. The candidates must correctly enter the details for their CSIR Net application in the correction window. The candidate can follow the below-mentioned steps to make corrections.

    • Visit the official website for the CSIR NET examination,
    • Search for ‘Correction Form NET 2023’
    • After clicking on the option, log in using your credentials
    • Then click on ‘Manage Form Particulars Correction’
    • Make the changes in the required fields
    • Click submit when all the required corrections are made
    • Pay an additional fee for the corrections made via online mode
    • Submit the final form, candidates must be aware that no changes can be made hereafter
    • Take a print of the corrected form for future reference

    Details to Edit in the CSIR NET 2023 Exam Form

    Only certain details in the CSIR NET form can be modified once the correction window is open. The list of all the details that can be corrected are mentioned below

    • Candidate Name
    • Mother’s Name
    • Father’s Name
    • Educational Details
    • Candidates’ Address
    • Gender
    • Date of Birth
    • Category
    • Nationality
    • Differently-abled category
    • Applied for post
    • Subjects opted
    • Specialization
    • Exam Centre Preference

    Also Read: CSIR NET 2023: Steps to Retrieve Application Number & Password

    Image Correction Process for CSIR NET 2023

    Candidates are also provided with an opportunity to correct the image and signature uploaded in the CSIR NET form. Candidates can also be intimated by the authority about the differently scanned images for correction via email or on the registered mobile number. The corrections must be made in the given timeline. The detailed steps for correction in the image are mentioned below.

    CSIR NET 2023 Exam Day Instructions: Documents Required to Carry, Do's and Don'ts
    March 13, 2023 0:57 PM

    CSIR NET 2023 Exam Day Instructions: Documents Required to Carry, Do's and Don'ts

    National Testing Agency will conduct CSIR NET 2023 June session on June 06, 07, and 08, 2023. The official notification has been released. CSIR UGC NET 2023 Registration Process is in progress.  The last date to submit the CSIR NET 2023 Application Form and pay the examination fee is April 10, 2023. 

    CSIR NET is conducted by NTA to test the eligibility of Indian nationals for JRF and lectureship. Candidates clearing the exam are eligible for Assistant Professors recruitment in various universities and colleges. The exam is conducted twice a year on an all-India basis.  We have mentioned below all the important exam day instructions to be followed by the candidates.

    Documents Required to Carry for CSIR NET 2023

    The candidates must carefully check the instructions provided on the admit card before appearing for the exam. We have listed below all the important documents that must be carried on the exam day.

    • A printed copy of the admit card, which can be downloaded from the official website
    • One passport size photograph for attendance sheet (same as on application form)
    • Original ID proof (School Identity Card/ PAN card/ Driving License/Voter ID/Passport/Aadhar Card (with photograph)/ Aadhar Enrolment No/ Ration Card)
    • PwD certificate, if applicable
    • Marriage Certificate/ Divorce / Decree / Legal Name Change Document, in case of name change

    Things not to Carry for CSIR NET 2023

    The candidates appearing for CSIR NET 2023 to keep check of things prohibited from the examination center. We have listed the items below.

    • Smartwatches
    • Calculators
    • Mobile Phones
    • Book, paper pieces, or notes
    • Jackets
    • Bangles, bracelets, belts

    Do's and Don'ts for CSIR NET 2023

    Candidates are advised to go through the do’s and don’ts before appearing for the exam. We have listed below the important points.



    Read all the instructions mentioned on admit card

    Do not carry any baggage inside the exam center

    Reach the examination center 30 mins prior to the reporting time

    Do not indulge in any malpractices

    Carry the admit card along with ID Proof

    Do not carry eatables inside the exam hall (exception for diabetic candidates)

    Enter the exam centre according to the time mentioned on admit card and be seated on the allotted seat

    Submission of fabricated or false information

    Check the details of the exam mentioned on the computer with admit card and reach out to the invigilator in case of a discrepancy

    Reaching exam centre late

    Candidates are advised to read all the instructions carefully before entering the examination centre as not following these can result in disqualification from the entire process.

    Related Links

    CSIR UGC NET Syllabus CSIR NET Exam Pattern

    For more information on the CSIR NET exam, visit CollegeDekho.

    CSIR NET: Steps to Retrieve Application Number & Password
    March 13, 2023 0:46 PM

    CSIR NET 2023: Steps to Retrieve Application Number & Password

    CSIR UGC NET 2023 official notification has been released.  The application process has commenced. The last date for the CSIR UGC NET Registration Process 2023 is April 10, 2023. The last date for the payment of the exam fee is also the same. The form correction facility will be available from April 12, 2023, to April 18, 2023. CSIR NET 2023 will be held on June 05, 06, and 08, 2023. The exam will be conducted in computer-based test mode and the questions will be MCQ type. The exam duration is 180 minutes and the total number of test papers will be five including Chemical, Mathematical, Physical, Life sciences and Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean, and Planetary Sciences.

    It is mandatory that applicants should remember the application number and password for Form correction, download the Admit Card, and check the results later. Candidates go through the detailed information on how to retrieve the application number and password from this article.      

    Steps to Retrieve Application Number CSIR NET 2023

    The steps to retrieve the application number of CSIR NET 2023 are detailed here.


    • The applicants must visit the official website of CSIR NET in case if they forget the application number and want to retrieve the application or click on the link which is provided here
    • Then, the applicant must click on the option called “Joint CSIR-UGC NET 2023: Fill Registration Form.”


    • After clicking on the Fill Registration Form, a window will be opened, as it is shown below.

    • Then the candidate must click on the option “Forgot Application No?”


    •  After that, the applicant can see the page like the picture provided below

    • As it is shown in the image, the applicant should fill in the details of the Candidate Name, Father Name, Mother Name, Date of Birth, and Security Pin.
    • After entering the details, the candidate must click on “Get Application Number.”


    • After clicking on the get application number, the application of the concerned candidate will be shown the number.

    Steps to Retrieve Password of CSIR NET 2023-24

    In case the candidates forget the password of CSIR NET 2023-24 login credentials, they must follow the steps mentioned below to retrieve the password.

    Step -1

    • In order to retrieve the password of CSIR NET 2023 login credentials, the applicants must visit the official website of CSIR NET 2023.

    • Then the candidate must click on the option “Forgot Password?”


    • The three available options will be displayed on your screen as in the picture shown below.

    • Candidates can choose any  of these options mentioned here


    “Using Security Question& its Answer you have chosen during Form Filling”

     “Using a verification code sent via text message (SMS) to your Registered Mobile”

     “Using a reset link sent via Email to your Registered Email address”


    • If the candidate selects the option called “Using Security Question& its Answer you have chosen during Form Filling”, then the candidate can see the following options mentioned in the picture

    •  The aspirants must fill those options.

    In case the candidate selects the optio

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