Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Delhi opens admission to PhD, MPhil Research Degree Programmes in the various disciplines for July 2013 Cycle
Programme: 2013 PhD, MPhil Research Programs Admission in IGNOU, Delhi
Ranking of the Institute / College: Amongst the top
Affiliation: UGC, AICTE, COL, DEC, AIU, UNESCO
Type: Public, Central University
Employer: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Delhi
About the Employer: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), established by an Act of Parliament in 1985, has continuously striven to build an inclusive knowledge society through inclusive education. It has tried to increase the Gross Enrollment Ratio (GER) by offering high-quality teaching through the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) mode.
Description: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Delhi invites applications from the eligible candidates for admission to Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Research Degree Programmes in the various disciplines for July 2013 Cycle.
Eligibility Criteria: A candidate is eligible for Admission and Registration in the MPhil/PhD Programme provided he/she has qualified: (a) For the award of Master’s Degree of any recognized University/other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in such fields of study as are notified for the purpose from time to time by the University. The minimum qualifying marks are 55% at Post Graduation level (50% in case of reserved categories), and (b) In the Entrance Examination conducted by the University at the national level on the pattern of UGC/CSIR. However, candidates holding MPhil degree or those candidates who have cleared JEST of DAE or UGC-NET or GATE of IIT or those having at least five years of related Teaching / Practical / Industry / Professional experience as validated by the respective Disciplines may be exempted from appearing in the Entrance Examination.
Level of study: PhD, MPhil
How to apply: Candidates fulfilling eligibility may download the soft copy of the application form from IGNOU website (kindly click the link Research Degree Programmes at the bottom of the Home Page) and submit along with the following : DD for Rs. 1000/- drawn in favor of IGNOU payable at New Delhi; Attested copies of Certificates and Marksheets in support of Educational Qualifications and Experience (wherever applicable); Attested copy of Certificate in support of Reserved Category; and Research Proposal, wherever applicable. Applications along with the above documents should be sent by post or by hand to: Director, Research Unit, Block 6, IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi.
Admission Application Form: Click here to download the application form.
Instructions to fill up the form: Clearly fill all items that are relevant to you. Certain items are mandatory and must be filled in; otherwise, the form may be rejected when it is being processed for seat allotment. Please ensure that all information provided is correct and accurate. Please strike out the Session which is not applicable. Please strike out the Programme Code which is not applicable.
Fees: The PhD Programme Fee is Rs. 7,000/- per annum for 2 years. MPhil candidates are to pay one-time fee of Rs. 10,500/- which is inclusive of the Course Fee.
Deadline: 21 January, 2013