Calcutta University Admission to Ph.D. Programme in Psychophysiology and Computation 2017-18

Admission to Ph.D. Programme in Psychophysiology and Computation (Psychology/ Physiology/ Applied Mathematics) at the CPEPA (UGC) Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling”, under UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA.

Applications are invited for admission to the Ph.D. programme in “Psychophysiology and Computation”(Psychology / Physiology / Applied Mathematics) by C.U.. Interested candidate should apply in the prescribed format attached herewith and submit to the office of Development & Planning Officer, 3rd floor, Darbhanga  Building, Asutosh Siksha  Prangan, College Street  Campus, Kolkata-700073 by 07th November, 2016. The Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling”, University of Calcutta is located at the University Colleges of Science & Technology, 92 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata -700 009 (near Bank of Baroda, Rajabazar Science College Campus). Calcutta University also announced  M.Phil Admission 2016-2018.

The candidate has to pay Rs.100/-(in cash only) through a challan available from the University Cash Counter at the College Street Campus, C.U. A photocopy of the challan must be attached with the application form. Reservation in admission shall strictlyabide by the West Bengal State Higher Educational Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Rules, 2013.
Number of Post : 02(two)
A consistently good academic record with Master degree in relevant subjects with at least 55% marks. A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging  to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamylayer) / Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the UGC from time to time,or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.
The students who have cleared UGC/CSIR(JRF) Examinations /NET/SET/SLET/GATE or have obtained DST INSPIRE Fellowship / Teacher fellowship or have passed equivalent examinations or passed the M.Phil./ M.Tech/ M.D/ M.E./ M. Pharm or equivalent examination shall not be required to appear at the Ph.D. entrance test. The experience of bioinformatics and computation biology is desirable.
In case of candidates holding a qualifying degree from other  Universities, admission for the Ph.D. Programme will proceed after determination of equivalence by the relevant University body and fulfillment of the admission criteria.
Examination will be for 50 marks (Multiple Choice based questions) of one hour duration and will be on the syllabus of M.Sc. in Physiology/Psychology/Applied Mathematics,University of Calcutta.

Last Date of Submission of Application- 09.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates eligible for written test: (after 11 am)12.12.2016
Date of RET written examination- (1p.m)15.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates qualified  in  written  test  and  selected  for  interview- (after 11am)16.12.2016
Date  of  Interview  for  candidates declared successful  in  written  examination  and
candidates applied with eligibility tests like NET/GATE/M.Phil or equivalent examinations- (1 pm) 23.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates qualified in interview : Around 7 days after interview
NOTE: Qualifying RET neither ensures any research fellowship nor guarantee registration for the Ph.D. degree.

Application Form:

CPEPA(UGC) Center for

Electro-physiological and Neuro-Imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling

University of Calcutta

Application form for the admission to the Ph.D.Program in Psychophysiology and Computation (Psychology/ Physiology/ Applied Mathematics)
Name (in Block Letters):
Date of Birth:
Father’s Name:
Marital Status:
Whether SC/OBC/ST/Physically Challenged:
Address for Communication:
Phone No (Residence & Mobile): E

mail ID :
Academic Qualifications
Name of the Examination

School/ College/ Institution

Year of Passing
Percentage of Marks (%)

National/International fellowship, if any:

Signature of the applicant with date: ……………………………

Candidates are requested to deposit application fee of Rs. 100/-by cash only with duly filled C.U. challan, endorsed by the scientists of the Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modeling”, University of Calcutta.
Attested photo-copies of the testimonials are to be submitted along with this form. Original documents may be asked for as when required by the appropriate authority.


Download the Application Form for admission to the Ph.D.Program in Psychophysiology and Computation (Psychology/ Physiology/ Applied Mathematics)