Ph.D July 2023

Important dates of Ph.D. Entrance Examination (CTPET July 2023)

  1. Last date of Application: July 19th, 2023
  2. Date of Entrance Examination: July 23rd, 2023
  3. Result of Examination: July 26th, 2023
  4. Interview Date: July 28th, 2023
  5. Result of Interview: July 29th, 2023
  6. Last Date of Depositing Registration fee: Aug 5th, 2023
  7. Last Date of Depositing Semester fee: Aug 12th, 2023

The test duration is of 120 minutes and consists of 100 MCQ (multiple choice questions), The question paper will consists of two parts:

Part  A

50 MCQ based on Research  Methodology*
Click Here for Ph.D RM Syllabus

Part  B

50 MCQ based on subject specific.**

Note: Each question will carry 1 mark. There would be no negative mark for the wrong answer. The candidate should use Black/Blue ball point pen only
*As per syllabus uploaded.
** As per syllabus (wherever applicable) of UGC NET/ GATE/GPAT/ICAR / Master level course.


PhD Entrance Examination July 2023

Application form can be obtained and submitted using one of the following options:



The application form can be downloaded from here or the applicant can buy the prospectus 2023 from the university campus after paying cash at accounts department.
The application fee (Non Refundable) for CTPET July 2023 is Rs. 1000/ (one thousand only).
The payment mode for submitting the application fee can be through RTGS/NEFT/Demand Draft. Account details of the University are:

Account Name and Number: CT University (50100495986062)

Bank and Branch Name: HDFC Bank Ltd, Mullanpur Dakha, Ludhiana.


The duly filled form specifying the program applied for e.g. PhD Computer Science on the backside of the sealed envelope is required to be submitted at the CT University campus OR by hand/ post mentioning the program applied at the backside of the envelope to the mailing address:

Dean Research

CT University

Ferozepur Road, Sidhwan Khurd, Ludhiana-142024.


Scanned copy of the duly filled form along with the fee payment receipt (Snapshot of payment made) can also be mailed to and the applicant should mention the program name in the mail subject e.g. PhD English and also before scanning the application form applicant should mention the transaction ID on the application form.
Applicants will be required to submit the original filled form along with the fee payment receipt before appearing for the entrance exam at the examination centre.
For any necessary information, applicant may email to:


Incomplete application forms will be rejected.
Applicant should mention the valid mail id and mobile number as all future communication including the issue of hall ticket will be through email only.`


All candidates admitted in Ph.D full time programs are eligible for teaching assistantship after successfully completing their course work.

Note: Number of teaching assistantship is subject to the availability of seats within concerned department/school.