Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam 2012


The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda organizes PET entrance exam annually for selecting eligible students for admission into the Doctor of Philosophy course offered at the University. This University is one of the reputed universities located in Gujarat and is famous for offering top class education. This University offers PhD courses in various streams and admission into all these courses will be based on the marks scored in this test.

Structure of Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam

This exam will have objective nature questions. Multiple choices will be provided for each of the questions. The total marks one could score in this entrance test will be 100. There will be negative marking for the wrong answers. The questions asked will be in English.

Syllabus for Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam

  • Research Aptitude
  • Methodology
  • Logical reasoning
  • Data interpretation
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Language proficiency
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Society and Environment

Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who hold a Master’s degree or an equivalent degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent particulars will be eligible to apply for this entrance test. The students who have attended the qualifying Master Degree (Final year) exam and whose result will come shortly may also register for this examination.

How to apply?

The application forms can be obtained from the University’s official website. A fees of Rs.550/- should be paid in cash or else by DD which is drawn in favor of “The Registrar, The M. S. University of Baroda which is payable at Vadodara. This form and also the necessary particulars must be addressed to “The Deputy Registrar (Exams), The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Opposite Drugs Laboratory, Fatehgunj, Vadodara 390 002, Gujarat, India”. The envelope should contain the header “Application for Entrance Examination for Eligibility of Admission to PhD (PET)”.

How to fill the Form?

The students must take proper care while filling this application forms. One should ensure that the name, date of birth etc and other personal details are entered properly without any spelling mistakes. The relevant qualification details should be entered as well in the correct boxes without any errors. The students must make sure that every instructions mentioned in the exam brochure are strictly followed while filling this form. Photographs of the applicants must be correctly placed in the exact columns as specified. It should be a recent one as well. Signature of the applicant must be placed accurately in the exact spaces provided. No important columns should be left blank in this application form that may lead to the rejection of this application form. This form should reach the correct place before the mentioned date as well.

Important Dates (Tentative)

Last date of accepting application- last week of February, 2012

Entrance Exam date-second week of March, 2012

List of Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam Centers

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Contact Address for Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam

  • Address: The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Opposite Drugs Laboratory, Fatehgunj, Vadodara 390 002, Gujarat, India
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Reference books for Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam

  • Verbal Ability Guide for Cat and Other MBA Entrance Exams by PT Education Ltd
  • The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examinations by Dinesh Khattar
  • Quantitative Aptitude for Cat and Other MBA Entrance Examination by Time
  • UGC Net/SET for Lectureship Exam Paper I by Trueman
  • Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examination by Guha
  • UGC NET Teaching and Research Aptitude Paper I by Ramesh
  • The Pearson Guide to MBA Entrance Examinations by Edgar Thorpe
  • MBA Entrance Exam Guide by Abul Hashem
  • Objective Mathematics for MBA Entrance Exams by Murtuza Gadiwala
  • Mba Entrance Guide by Career Launcher
  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for the CAT and Other MBA Entrance Examinations by TIME
  • UGC-Net/JRF/SET Teaching & Research Aptitude by Upkar
  • Mathematics for MBA Entrance Exams by R. S. Aggarwal
  • Papers by Ravi Chopra
  • Data Interpretation MBA Entrance by Jaiswal
  • Fast Track MBA Entrance Tests Master of Business Administration Solved

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Study Plan

The exam will be highly competitive and a very good study plan must be developed to clear this test and that too with good marks. The entire portions to be covered must be split up into several flexible units and separate timings must be allotted to cover each unit. One should ensure that no portions are left out. Proper planning must be there to give more emphasis to the tough and important portions. A booklet must be used to note down the important points at the time of study. This booklet must be referred at revision time which will help at the exam time. Proper text books must be referred at study time so as to get relevant information. Sample question papers must be referred and similar questions must be practiced at home. Referring previous year question papers will help one to get a good idea regarding the pattern of the questions and the nature of questions. Good coaching centers are a helping hand for the aspirants to clear this exam that too with very good marks. The day before exam must be utilized for relaxation and this will help one to remain with a positive attitude during exam time. All necessary documents to be submitted at the exam time should be kept ready a few days before so as to avoid last minute complications.

How and where to get the results?

The score of Maharaja Sayajirao University PET will be published in the official website of this University.

Score Validity

The result obtained through Maharaja Sayajirao University PET is valid for a period of 1 year.



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2 Responses to “Maharaja Sayajirao University PET entrance exam 2012”

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    Gaurav Bajpai:

    Respected Sir
    I want know How to join regular MBA course from Mahraja Sayojirao university baroda?

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    I am Faisal from Jordan; I would like to do PhD in English Literature in your University. Is there an entrance exam for international students? How can I get previous syllabus questions for this kind of test? How cam I prepare for the test?