Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Integrated M Phil- Ph.D. and Direct Ph.D. Program in the following research areas for the Academic Year 2013 – 2014 at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai.

Research Areas:
• Habitat Studies
• Health Systems Studies
• Management and Labour Studies
• Social Work
• Disaster Management
• Education
• Women’s Studies
• Development Studies
• Social Sciences
• Media and Cultural Studies
• Library Sciences

Eligibility:

Integrated M. Phil and Ph.D. Programs
The minimum academic qualification for admission to the M. Phil program is a Second class Masters or equivalent degree in the relevant subject with at least 55 % of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.5 under the seven-point grade system of the UGC, India. In the case of SC and ST candidates 50 % of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.05

Candidates who will complete all the requirements of their final year Masters degree examinations by July 1, are also eligible to apply

Individuals applying for M. Phil / Ph.D. in Social Work must have a Postgraduate degree in Social Work

Direct Ph.D. Programs
Candidates those who have an M. Phil or equivalent degree awarded by a recognized university in India or abroad

Teachers working in colleges, universities, or institutes recognized by the UGC or appropriate agencies and selected for fellowship under the Faculty Improvement Program or other similar programs

Teachers working in colleges, universities, or institutes recognized by the UGC or appropriate agencies and who have 5 years of full-time teaching experience

Practitioners in health care administration, human resource management, developmental work or social work with a considerable work experience in the proposed field of research after fulfilling academic eligibility

Scholars who have proven academic credentials as evidenced by their publications

Direct Ph.D. Program in Library and Information Science

Candidates must have score of 55% in their post graduate program in Library and Information Science (MLISc / M.Lib Sc/ MS in LISc and MA/MSc in LISc)

Selection Process: Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of performance in the Research Aptitude Test (RAT) followed by personal interview

How to Apply:
For online application forms follow the given website: https://mphilphd-admissions.tiss.edu/

Application forms may also downloaded from website for M. Phil – Ph.D. Program ishttp://download.tiss.edu/admissions/mphil_phd_2013-14/application_form_int_mphil_phd_2013-14.pdf

For Direct Ph.D. Program follow the given website:http://download.tiss.edu/admissions/mphil_phd_2013-14/application_form_direct_phd_2013-14.pdf

Important Dates:
• Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 16/03/2013
• Shortlisted Candidates List will be Displayed On: 26/03/2013
• Written Test and Personal Interview on and between: 01st to 04th April 2013

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Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Integrated M Phil- Ph.D. and Direct Ph.D. Program in the following research areas for the Academic Year 2013 – 2014 at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai. Research Areas: • Habitat Studies • Health Systems Studies • Management and Labour Studies • Social...