Mumbai University has received the highest number of applications for the entrance test into Ph.D. this year. The University has never witnessed such huge applications count in the previous years. The applications received by MU this year is greater when compared to the past statistics. As per the latest report, the University has received a total of 6848 applications. Among them, 510 applications are from different states.
The University also started approving the individual applications from the aspirants for Ph.D. and MPhil for the first time. The candidates have started submitting the applications online from 27th February to 31st March 2020 for Ph.D. and MPhil courses. Among the total number of the applications received, 6512 candidates have registered for Ph.D. The remaining 326 candidates have registered for the MPhil course.
The University officials have announced that they will announce the examination schedule soon online. Following the directives of UGC, the University had commenced organizing the PET exam since 2016. From the beginning, the University received innumerable applications every year from the contenders. There is an exponential rise in the number of applications received by the University.
In the first year i.e., 2016, the University has got 3350 applications from the ambitious candidates. In the subsequent year, it has received 3700 applications and 6168 applications in the year 2018. In fact, the Ph.D. Entrance Test was scheduled to be organized in 2019. Due to the postponement, the officials have planned to conduct in 2020. However, there is no official update about the exact date and time of the PET 2020 exam.
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