Disciplines

Admission into the MPhil and PhD (Autumn Session) Programmes are available in the following disciplines. Probable vacancy positions are shown alongside for both MPhil and PhD. Please note that the vacancy positions are ONLY indicative. The exact positions will be known only at the time of counselling.

We are now offering PhD programmes in 47 disciplines and MPhil in 21 disciplines out of our 49 disciplines.

The Option 1 & 2 in the last column of the following table refers to types of question papers of GU-RET 2017 for the corresponding discipline.

 Sl No  Disciplines
Vacancy Positions  
GU-RET
PhD MPhil Paper Type
 1.  Anthropology  04   Option 1
 2.  Arabic  06   Option 1
 3.  Assamese 10 15 Option 1
 4.  Bengali  05  08 Option 1
 5.  Bioengineering & Technology  06
Option 2
 6.  Biotechnology  05
Option 2
 7.  Bodo  03
Option 1
 8.  Botany  08  20 Option 2
 9.  Business Administration  06
Option 2
 10.  Chemical Science  04
Option 1
 11.  Chemistry  16
Option 2
 12.  Civil Engineering  06
Option 2
 13.
Clinical Psychology

08 Option 2
 14.  Commerce  12
Option 1
 15.  Computer Science  03
Option 2
 16.  ECE  01
Option 1
 17.  ECT  02  04 Option 2
 18.  Economics  12  11 Option 2
 19.  Education  01  07 Option 1
 20.  Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering  17
Option 2
 21.  English  05  08 Option 1
 22.  English Language Teaching (ELT)  02
Option 1
 23.  Folklore Research  05  11 Option 1
 24.  Foreign Languages  06  06 Option 1
 25.  Geography  04  07 Option 2
 26.  Geological Sciences  07
Option 2
 27.  Hindi  03 08 Option 1
 28.  History  13 06 Option 1
 29.  Information Technology  04
Option 2
 30.  Instrumentation & USIC  02
Option 2
 31.  Law  07
Option 1
 32.  Library & Information Science  08 06 Option 1
 33.  MIL & Literary Studies  11 10 Option 1
 34.  Mass Communication
 05 Option 1
 35.  Mathematical Science  03
Option 1
 36.  Mathematics  09
Option 2
 37.  Mechanical Engineering  06
Option 2
 38.  Persian  11
Option 1
 39.  Philosophy  09
Option 1
 40.  Physical Science  03
Option 1
 41.  Physics  13
Option 2
 42.  Political Science  04 14 Option 2
 43.  Psychiatric Nursing  02
Option 2
 44.  Psychiatric Social Work  03 06 Option 2
 45.  Psychology  02
Option 1
 46.  Sanskrit  21 10 Option 1
 47.  Statistics  10 06 Option 2
 48.  Women's studies  02 10 Option 1
 49.  Zoology  13   Option 2