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University of Calcutta: PhD Programme @ www caluniv ac in

University of Calcutta invites applications for the course of PhD Programme:

 

Eligibility:

  • Candidates (including those working in various projects under departmental faculties but yet to register for PhD) having degree in Bachelor of Technology (subject to provision of 4.4 of PhD regulation) or Engineering (any stream) or Master of Science (any stream without NET/ GATE/ M.Phil.)

Admission process:

  • PhD eligibility test (PET) to be held on 26th September, Thursday, 2013 at 2 pm in the Department of Polymer Science and Technology, 92 A. P. C Road, Kolkata – 700009.Venue of the PET: 2nd year B. Tech class room of the department (in 2nd Floor of Applied Chemistry Building).
  • The PET will be of 50 marks in Multiple Choice Question format of 1 hour duration.
  • The name of the successful candidates will be displayed on 27/ 09/ 2013 at 15 noon on the notice board near the administrative office of the department in ground floor.
  • Successful candidates will have to appear for an interview in the room of the Head of the Department at 12 noon on 30/ 09/ 2012.
  • Candidates having degree in Master of Science with NET/ GATE/ M.Phil. or candidates having degree in Master of Engineering or Technology need not sit for PET and they may directly appear for the interview on 30/ 09/ 2013.
  • Successful candidates (in PET and/ or interview) will be eligible to register for their PhD in the Department of Polymer Science and Technology.

How to apply:

  • Filled up application form (form may be downloaded from the University webpage http://caluniv.ac.in/Phd_Dlit/application_frame.htm) along with Rupees 100/ paid through a challan (obtainable from sales counter of college street campus of the University) may be sent to the Head of the Department, Department of Polymer Science and Technology, UCSTA, University of Calcutta, 92, A. P. C Road, Kolkata- 700009 and it should reach the Department by 25/ 09/ 2013. No TA/ DA shall be paid to the candidates appearing at PET or interview. Research interest and area of works of individual faculties may be seen from departmental website (www.pstunical.org and www.caluniv.ac.in). The reservation of SC/ ST/ OBC etc. will be applicable as per University rules.
  • Total number of seats: 15

Important Dates:
Last date of submission of forms: September 25th 2013
Written test: Thursday, September 26th 2013 at 2pm
List of candidates to be called for the interview to be displayed on: September 27th 2013
Interview: Monday, September 30th 2013 at 12 noon in the room of the Head of the Department
Final list of selected candidates to be displayed on: September 30th 2013 at 3 p.m

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University of Calcutta: PhD in Department of Applied Mathematics @ www caluniv ac in

University of Calcutta invites applications for the course of PhD in Department of Applied Mathematics:

How to apply:

  • Candidates willing to pursue research work leading subsequently to the PhD (Sc.) degree in Applied Mathematics, University of Calcutta, should apply in plain paper in the format available in Calcutta University Website to the Head of the Department, after paying Rs. 100/- to the University Cash Counter through a challan available from the University Sales Counter at the C.U. College Street Campus.

Admission Process:

  • The eligible candidate will have to appear at a written examination to be held in the Department of Applied Mathematics, the details of which are appended below. Successful candidates will have to appear for a viva-voce/counseling. The final selection for joining the PhD Programme of this Department, along with the allocation of supervisor; will be made on the basis of this viva voce/counseling. Those candidates who have already passed UGC-CSIR (JRF) NET/SET/SLET/GATE/Teacher fellowship or equivalent examination or passed M.Phil/M.Tech or equivalent examination need not appear at the written test. They can directly apply for the viva voce/counseling.
  • Maximum No. of PhD Students to be admitted: 17

Important Dates:
Last date of receiving application: September 26th 2013.
List of eligible candidates will be displayed: 1st October, 2013 (on the notice board of the Department). Tentative date for written examination: October 8th 2013.
Tentative date of result publication: October 29th 2013 (result will be displayed on the notice board of the Department) Tentative date for viva-voce: November 7th 2013

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University of Lucknow : PHD @ www lkouniv ac in

Eligibility:

  • A candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in a subject must hold a Master’s Degree in the subject concerned of this. University or an equivalent degree of another University recognized by this University Explanation – In exceptional cases, a candidate holding a Master’s Degree in an allied subject may also be considered for admission to PhD by the Departmental Research Committee.
  • A candidate having at least 55% of marks at the Master’s degree level shall be eligible for admission to the PhD Programme. For SC/ST and Physically Challenged/Disabled candidates qualifying marks shall be 50% at Master’s degree level.
  • In Faculty of Ayurveda, however, a candidate having MD (Ayurveda) degree in the subject concerned or equivalent degree of another University recognized by this University shall be eligible for admission to the PhD programme in Ayurveda.

How to Apply:
Step1: Registration

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Step2: Admission Fee Submission
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Step3: Form Submission
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Candidates have to complete all the three steps for their candidature to be considered for admission.

Admission Procedure: Ph.D. admission shall be conducted in two phases.

Phase I:

  • The feasible vacant seats available for fresh Ph.D. admission in broad sub-disciplines of each department shall be advertised category wise by the Registrar, initially inviting application only from those candidates with CSIR/UGC JRF/INSPIRE fellowship valid till September 15 of that year and fulfilling the eligibility criteria prescribed in section 4.
  • These feasible vacant seats in each department shall be first filled by eligible JRF/INSPIRE applicants without any entrance test.
  • Where the number of JRF/INSPIRE applicants exceeds the number of feasible vacant seats, the seats shall be filled through a merit list resulting from an entrance test administered to these JRF applicants.

Phase II:

  • After all the JRF applicants in each department have been considered, the remaining vacant seats shall be re-advertised category wise by the Registrar inviting applications from all candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria prescribed in section 4.
  • For each department, a category wise list of eligible applicants shall be made available on the University website (www.lkouniv.ac.in). These applications shall be asked to appear for a Ph.D. Entrance Test on the date and place(s) fixed by the Admission Committee and notified by the University.
  • Based on the marks obtained in this entrance test, separate category wise merit list shall be prepared and the remaining Ph.D. vacant seats shall be filled through these category wise merit lists.

    Instructions for candidates after submission of Ph.D. Admission Application form

  • Candidates whose name will appear in the provisional selected list would have to report in the concerned department of University of Lucknow along with their all original documents within four days of result declaration. If they fail to do so, their seats will be declared vacant in the next phase of Ph.D. admission procedure.
  • If the number of J.R.F. applicants exceeds the number of vacant seats, an entrance test will be held. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their merit in the test. Dates of the entrance test will be declared after September 23, 2013.

Important Dates: Registration: September 19th 2013

Fee Submission: September 20th 2013 Full Form Submission: September 21th 2013

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Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi: PhD Programme @ www jnu ac in

Eligibility:

  • Only those candidates shall be considered for direct admission to the Ph.D. Programme who have (a) obtained M.Phil. degree of a recognized University/Research Institution with minimum Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 6.00 in 10 point scale/comparable standard where the grading is based on system other than 10 point scale.
  • The candidates who have obtained M.Phil. degree from a University/Institution where dissertation is not graded or grading is not on 10-point scale, are required to forward a copy of their M.Phil. dissertation along with the Application Form for the purpose of assessment of their credentials; OR (b) at least 2 years research experience in reputed institutions with research publication(s) comparable to M.Phil. Standard In addition, they should have obtained Master’s Degree with FGPA of 6.00 in the 10 point scale/comparable standard or equivalent percentage.
  • Pre-PhD/PhD programme Through Entrance Examination
  • Eligibility for Physical Science: M.Sc. degree in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics, with at least 55% marks. Candidates having majored in Physics or Chemistry should have had Mathematics at least up to the B.Sc. level. Exceptions can be made in case of applicants with B.Tech. (Electronics/Electrical) degrees provided they successfully qualify the entrance examination.
  • For Chemical Science: M.Sc. degree in Chemistry or Physics, with at least 55% marks. Candidates majoringin Chemistry should have specialization in Analytical/Organic/Inorganic/Physical Chemistry/Chemical Physics/Polymer Chemistry at the Master’s level.
  • For Mathematical Sciences: M.Sc. degree in Mathematics, with at least 55% marks

How to apply:

  • Candidates are requested to fill in separate Application Form for each discipline
  • Duly Filled in application form can be submitted by registered post to section officer (Admission), Jawahar Lal Nehru University, New Delhi – 11006 along with the Demand Draft of Rs 420/- (Rs 310/- for SC/ST Candidates, and Rs 110/- For BPL category, and Rs 1450/- for Foreign national candidates)
  • Candidates can also deposit the application form by hand in Room No. 28, Administrative Block of the University on before 14th October, 2013.
  • The application form sent by private courier service or any other mode will not be considered.
  • Admission through entrance examination is kept in abeyance for this year. Admissions however will be made under the category ‘NET qualified candidate
  • Candidates are requested to fill in the Application Form in all respects. Duly filled in Application Forms can be submitted by Registered Post to Section Officer (Admissions), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110067 or in person in Room No. 28, Administrative Block of the University on or before 14th October, 2013.
  • Candidates are required to enclose Demand Draft drawn in favor of Jawaharlal Nehru University payable at New Delhi as per the following rates towards cost of application form and processing fees with the Application Form:
  • For General and OBC Category: Rs.420/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 220/- for processing fee)
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST and Physically Challenged (PH) Category: Rs.310/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 110/- for processing fee)
  • For candidates belonging to BPL Category: Rs.110/- for processing fee
  • For Foreign National candidates: Rs.1450/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 1250/- for processing fee)

Important dates:
Last date for submission of duly filled in Application Forms: For Winter Semester: 14th October, 2013

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Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi: PhD Programme @ www jnu ac in

Eligibility:

  • Only those candidates shall be considered for direct admission to the Ph.D. Programme who have (a) obtained M.Phil. degree of a recognized University/Research Institution with minimum Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 6.00 in 10 point scale/comparable standard where the grading is based on system other than 10 point scale.
  • The candidates who have obtained M.Phil. degree from a University/Institution where dissertation is not graded or grading is not on 10-point scale, are required to forward a copy of their M.Phil. dissertation along with the Application Form for the purpose of assessment of their credentials; OR (b) at least 2 years research experience in reputed institutions with research publication(s) comparable to M.Phil. Standard In addition, they should have obtained Master’s Degree with FGPA of 6.00 in the 10 point scale/comparable standard or equivalent percentage.
  • Pre-PhD/PhD programme Through Entrance Examination
  • Eligibility for Physical Science: M.Sc. degree in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics, with at least 55% marks. Candidates having majored in Physics or Chemistry should have had Mathematics at least up to the B.Sc. level. Exceptions can be made in case of applicants with B.Tech. (Electronics/Electrical) degrees provided they successfully qualify the entrance examination.
  • For Chemical Science: M.Sc. degree in Chemistry or Physics, with at least 55% marks. Candidates majoringin Chemistry should have specialization in Analytical/Organic/Inorganic/Physical Chemistry/Chemical Physics/Polymer Chemistry at the Master’s level.
  • For Mathematical Sciences: M.Sc. degree in Mathematics, with at least 55% marks

How to apply:

  • Candidates are requested to fill in separate Application Form for each discipline
  • Duly Filled in application form can be submitted by registered post to section officer (Admission), Jawahar Lal Nehru University, New Delhi – 11006 along with the Demand Draft of Rs 420/- (Rs 310/- for SC/ST Candidates, and Rs 110/- For BPL category, and Rs 1450/- for Foreign national candidates)
  • Candidates can also deposit the application form by hand in Room No. 28, Administrative Block of the University on before 14th October, 2013.
  • The application form sent by private courier service or any other mode will not be considered.
  • Admission through entrance examination is kept in abeyance for this year. Admissions however will be made under the category ‘NET qualified candidate
  • Candidates are requested to fill in the Application Form in all respects. Duly filled in Application Forms can be submitted by Registered Post to Section Officer (Admissions), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi – 110067 or in person in Room No. 28, Administrative Block of the University on or before 14th October, 2013.
  • Candidates are required to enclose Demand Draft drawn in favor of Jawaharlal Nehru University payable at New Delhi as per the following rates towards cost of application form and processing fees with the Application Form:
  • For General and OBC Category: Rs.420/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 220/- for processing fee)
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST and Physically Challenged (PH) Category: Rs.310/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 110/- for processing fee)
  • For candidates belonging to BPL Category: Rs.110/- for processing fee
  • For Foreign National candidates: Rs.1450/- (Rs.200/- for cost of application form + Rs. 1250/- for processing fee)

Important dates:
Last date for submission of duly filled in Application Forms: For Winter Semester: 14th October, 2013

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University of Calcutta : PhD in Sociology at www caluniv ac in

Applications are invited for admission to the PhD programme in Sociology for the academic year 2014 at The Department of Sociology, University of Calcutta, Kolkata:

How to apply:

  • The application form for the programme may be downloaded from the University Website http://www.caluniv.ac.in
  • Applications are to be submitted to the Department after payment of Rs. 100 at the University Cash Counter on all working days before 2 p.m.
  • All candidates (NET/SET, M.Phil., and non-NET) are to submit the filled-up form.
  • Candidates who do not have NET/SET or M.Phil. have to sit for the written test or the Entrance Test. Such candidates are advised to consult the P.G. syllabus of the Department of Sociology, University of Calcutta. Candidates declared successful at the written test are to appear at the Viva Voce test along with the NET/SET and M.Phil. candidates.
  • Reservations will be as per U.G.C. rules.

Important Dates:
Last date for submission of application forms 25th September, 2013
Entrance Test (for non-NET/SET & non-M.Phil. candidates): 30th September, 2013
Results of the written test: 7th October, 2013
Viva Voce Test for all candidates: 23rd October, 2013
Results: 15th November, 2013
Admission to the Programme: 18th to 22nd November, 2013

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University of Calcutta: PhD

Applications are invited for admission into the PhD Programme and subsequent research work leading to PhD degree in Museology at Department of Museology, University of Calcutta:
Eligibility: Master’s Degree in relevant subjects.

How to Apply:
Candidates desiring to pursue research work in the Department may apply in the prescribed pro-forma (can be downloaded from the University website) by paying Rs. 100/- through a Challan obtainable from the University Cash Counter by 3rd October 2013.

Admission Procedure:

  • Eligible candidates (having Master’s Degree in relevant subjects) will have to appear in an Entrance Test of 100 marks, to be held in this Department on 8th November 2013, comprising a written examination, followed by an interview.
  • Those candidates who have already passed UGC (JRF) Examinations/ NET/ SET/ SLET or equivalent examinations or passed the M.Phil. or equivalent examination need not appear in the written examination and can directly appear in the interview.
  • Candidates getting 40% and above in the written examination will qualify for interview of 25 marks. Date for the interview would be displayed in the Departmental Notice Board.

Details of the Entrance Test are given below:

  • The Written Examination of one and a half hour duration shall comprise 5 Questions of 4 marks each, based on a relevant paragraph to assess research aptitude, 15 Multiple Choice Type Questions of 2 marks each, from the core subjects; and 25 marks for a Research Proposal. There will be no negative markings.
  • Questions would be based mainly on the first three papers of the current MA/ M.Sc. Museology syllabus, viz., Organization & Management, Exhibition & Education, and Care & Conservation, though relevant other areas like, Basic Computer Applications, General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Analytical Abilities, etc., may also be covered.

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Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University: PhD Programme

Applications are invited for admission into the PhD Programme (full time, regular) in Agriculture, Rural and Tribal Development at Faculty Centre. It is a Integrated Rural and Tribal Development and Management (IRTDM) located at Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Morabadi, Ranchi, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University (RKMVU):
Eligibility:

  • M.Sc. in Horticulture/ Integrated M.Sc. in Rural & Tribal Development and Management/ M.Sc. in Integrated Rural Development and Management/ M.Sc. in Agriculture or allied subjects with at least 60% aggregate marks. Relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST candidates will be made as per rules.
  • Candidates who have appeared in the final semester of the qualifying examination may also apply, but documents (mark sheet etc.) showing that the candidate has undeniably passed that qualifying examination should be produced at the time of joining the PhD programme.

How to Apply:
Candidates who wish to pursue research should apply in the prescribed proforma (download application form). Forms duly filled in may be sent to the following address: Administrative Head, IRTDM Faculty Centre of Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Morabadi, Ranchi-834008, with a demand draft for Rs.300/, drawn in favour of Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, ‘RKMVERI’ payable at Ranchi or by cash payment at the office of the IRTDM Faculty Centre, Morabadi, Ranchi-834008, Jharkhand.

Download application form:http://www.rkmvu.ac.in/sites/rkmvu.ac.in/files/Integrated%20Rural%20and%20Tribal%20development/application_form_phd_ranchi.pdf

Admission Procedure:

  • The eligible candidates will have to appear in a written examination (Research Eligibility Test or RET for short) of 2 hour duration as per UGC requirement, to be held in the above Faculty Centre on 9 September 2013 (Monday) at 10 am.
  • The successful candidates will be called for an interview (the exact date and time will be confirmed later).
  • Selected candidates will be informed on the same day. Candidates who have already passed National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by ICAR/ UGC/ CSIR or equivalent examinations need not appear at the written examination, but will have to appear at the interview.

Important Dates:
Last date of submission of application form:
 9 September 2013
List of candidates eligible for appearing at the written test will be displayed on: 12 September 2013
Written test will be held on: 16 September 2013
List of candidates to be called for the interview to be displayed on: 18 September 2013
Interview/Viva: Will be informed later
Final list of selected candidates will be displayed on the same day of interview

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IITB Monash Research Academy: PhD Programme

Applications are invited for the Dec 2013 PhD Programme at IITB Monash Research Academy:

How to apply:
One should fill the Expression of Interest (EOI) Form so that the admission body will evaluate candidate’s background, academic record and research interests. Once the EOI form of the candidate found suitable, he/she will receive email indicating you are able to proceed to Step 2 of the application stage.

For further queries, please send an email at [email protected]

Important Dates:
The last date for submission of forms is 26th September 2013.

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IASST Guwahati: PhD

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for the its Ph.D. Programme in the areas of basic and industrial applications of plasma, pure and applied mathematics, statistics, nano-chemistry and polymer sciences, microbial biodiversity, beneficial microorganisms-macro-organisms (plant/animal) interactions and non-conventional energy resources at Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), Guwahati:

Eligibility:

  • Candidates should have obtained 55 per cent marks in aggregate (B or B+ only in the 10 point scale) in the master’s degree examination.
  • A candidate belonging to SC/ST who has obtained per cent marks in aggregate in master degree examination shall be eligible for admission and registration.

Selection Procedure:

  • If numbers of CSIR-UGC NET/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR-JRF /ICAR-JRF qualified applicants are more than the available PhD positions, selection will be based on only interview with the NET/JRF qualified candidates.
  • Selected candidates will be informed to join the PhD programme of IASST within a week time from the date of announcement of result.
  • Candidates are requested to refer to the institute’s website www.iasst.gov.in for application form and PhD notifications.

How to apply:

  • Application should be typed on A4-size plain paper in the prescribed format.
  • Applications can also be sent to [email protected], by e-mail with scan copy of required enclosures.
  • Each page of the typed application form should be signed by the candidate. No application fee will be charged by the Institute.
  • Applications should be accompanied by attested copies of certificates and mark sheets mentioning the division obtained. Two recent passport size photographs should be enclosed. One of these should be signed by the candidate and pasted on the application form.
  • The candidates must provide their mobile number and correct e-mail address as most of the correspondence will be done by these media.
  • Incomplete applications and those received after the closing date will not be entertained. The decisions of the admission committee will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
  • Hard copy of the duly filled applications should be sent to the Registrar, Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), Paschim Boragaon, Garchuk, Guwahati-781035.

Important dates:
Last date for submission of application at IASST Garchuk: 30th August 2013.
Date of written test: 6th September 2013
Date of interview: 7th September 7 2013

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