Calcutta University Ph.D in Geography Admission

Ph.D in Geography at Calcutta University
Department of Geography, University of Calcutta, Kolkata invites application for admission to Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Geography course commencing in the session 2013.

Structure RET-WP:


30 multiple-choice questions (all compulsory - 2-mark each) and 2 essay-type questions (10-mark each) are to be answered within 2 hours. The essay-type questions are to be chosen from two groups-Physical Geography and Human Geography-containing three questions in each.

Selection Procedure:

  • Candidates will selected based on Research Eligibility Test (RET), NET/ SET/ SLET scores.
  • The eligible candidates who cleared NET / SET / SLET / MPhil are exempted from appearing in RET-WP and should directly appear for RET-Oral Part (RET-OP) Interview.


Candidates should have a Master's degree in Geography discipline from any UGC recognized university.

How to apply:

The Application form can be downloaded from the official website of Calcutta University.

Important Dates:

  • Last date for the submission of application form is Jan 14, 2013.
  • Display of eligible candidates on Jan 22, 2013.
  • Research Eligibility Test Written part will be held on Jan 29, 2013.

Contact Details:

Department of Botany,

University of Calcutta,

35, Ballygunge Circular Road,

Kolkata - 700019.

Ph No: 033 - 22410071.

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