SXUK : Ph.D. Programme 2020 Announcement

Ph.D. Programmes


The subject areas in which the University offers admission to Ph.D. Programme are:

  • Commerce
  • English
  • Mass Communication
  • Economics
  • Management


Revised Timetable for Ph.D. Admission 2020



Important Dates

1 Last date for Submission of Online Application Form 20th June 2020
2 Last date for hardcopy submission by post / by hand 30th June 2020
3 Display of List of Eligible Candidates for XU-RET (Research Entrance Test) in the
University website
30th July 2020
4 Conduct of XU-RET (Research Entrance Test) 22nd August 2020
5 Presentation on Proposed Research Area before Interview Panel 24th August 2020
28th August 2020
(Monday to Friday)
6 Result Announcement & Admission Offer 31st August 2020
7 Submission of Initial (Annual) Fee
10th September 2020
8 Commencement of Coursework- Semester I 14th September 2020


Application form and prospectus for the Ph.D. Programme can be downloaded from the website . Candidates applying for Ph.D. Programme need to follow the application procedure as stated in the prospectus (Including online registration and online payment of application fee) and subsequently download the Application form and submit the same to the University along with acknowledgement slip (generated online) and relevant attachments so as to reach latest by 30th June 2020 at the following address:

Ph.D. Office
3rd Floor Arrupe Building
St. Xavier's University
Action Area III B, Newtown, Kolkata-700160

In Case of any query please contact:
Prof. Dr. Niraj Kumar @ 6289886053