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.

If you would like to know more about the postgraduate departments, please visit the GU Homepage at https://gauhati.ac.in and then navigate to Academics from the dropdown menu.

To know paper options for a particular subject, research areas where positions available, past GU-RET question papers, click on the subject in the following table.

Code

Department

Subject

Vacancy Position

PhD

MPhil

101

Anthropology

Anthropology

06

02

102

Applied Sciences

Chemical Science

01

 

103

Mathematical Science

02

 

104

Physical Science

03

 

105

Arabic

Arabic

08

 

106

Assamese

Assamese

10

15

107

Bengali

Bengali

08

06

108

Bioengineering & Technology

Biotechnology

06

 

109

Food Science

03

 

110

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

10

 

111

Bodo

Bodo

 

 

112

Botany

Botany

17

16

113

Business Administration

Business Administration

03

 

114

Chemistry

Chemistry

32

 

115

Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology

 

08

116

Commerce

Commerce

17

 

117

Communication & Journalism

Communication & Journalism

01

02

118

Computer Science

Computer Science

02

 

119

Economics

Economics

08

09

120

Education

Education

10

 

121

ECE

Electronics & Comm. Engineering

02

 

122

ECT

Electronics & Comm. Technology

02

02

123

English

English

03

07

124

English Language Teaching

English Language Teaching

02

 

125

Environmental Science

Environmental Science

02

 

126

Folklore Research

Folklore Research

10

12

127

Foreign Languages

Foreign Languages

08

10

128

Geography

Geography

15

07

129

Geological Sciences

Geological Sciences

08

 

130

Hindi

Hindi

04

05

131

History

History

12

06

132

Information Technology

Information Technology

02

 

133

Instrumentation & USIC

Instrumentation

04

 

134

Law

Law

06

 

135

Library and Information Science

Library and Information Science

06

05

136

Linguistics

Lingusitics

 

 

137

Mathematics

Mathematics

16

15

138

MIL & Literary Studies

MIL & Literary Studies

13

10

139

Persian

Persian

03

 

140

Philosophy

Philosophy

06

 

141

Physics

Physics

26

 

142

Radiological Physics

01

 

143

Political Science

Political Science

08

05

144

Psychiatric Nursing

Psychiatric Nursing

02

 

145

Psychiatric Social Work

Psychiatric Social Work

03

 

146

Psychiatric Social Work

 

06

147

Psychology

Psychology

04

 

148

Sanskrit

Sanskrit

16

11

149

Sociology

Sociology

03

 

150

Statistics

Statistics

07

04

151

Women's Studies

Women's Studies

02

04

152

Zoology

Zoology

12


153

Wildlife Science

05