The University Grants Commission vide notification dated 7th November, 2022 has issued the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedures for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2022. As per the regulations, universities and colleges which are eligible to conduct Ph.D. programmes, shall:
- Notify a prospectus well in advance on the institution’s website specifying the number of seats for admission, subject/discipline-wise distribution of available seats, criteria for admission, the procedure for admission, and all other relevant information for the candidates.
- Adhere to the National/State-level reservation policy, as applicable.