Jadavpur University, Kolkata invites applications from young and dynamic highly interested Indian Nationals for admission to the Ph.D. programme, Arts in the Departments of Library & Information Science.
- A person who has obtained a Master’s degree of at least two-year (or 4-Semester) duration, in any discipline or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree (such as MBBS with Master’s Degree, MBA, MCA, MD) by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed, such as grade point of 6.25 in 10-point scale for Master’s in Engineering/Technology/Pharmacy/ Architecture/Computer Application as per AICTE norms) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions
- All applicants must have completed the results of a 2-Year MA or equivalent degree from any university/institute recognized by the UGC.
- Applicants who have obtained an MA or equivalent degree of less than two (2) years’ duration must have completed at least a total of five (5) years of undergraduate and post-graduate study in a recognized university/institute.
- The candidate who has an M.Phil (Regular two-year course) degree and was admitted to the M.Phil program through a written test, or have qualified NET/SET shall be entitled to get an exemption from written test and shall be called directly for an interview
Candidates have to pay the application fees Rs. 500/- (Per Subject) online through SBI Collect System using Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking
How to Apply
Interested and eligible applicants can apply for admission through this link. The downloaded form is to be submitted, along with an online payment receipt and all testimonials to the Ph.D. Cell, Arts, Subarna Jayanti Bhavan, Ground floor, Jadavpur University Main campus, Kolkata 700032. All Applicants must bring in a Statement of Purpose relevant for his/her intended field of research (not more than 500 words) at the time of the interview.
Candidates will be selected through a written test of two-hour duration and an interview to be held in the respective Department.
The last date for submission of form is 29th November 2019 (5.00 pm).