Applications are invited for admission to Ph.D. program for the semester commencing in August 2017 in following research areas:
- World History, Social and Culture History, Modern Indian History: Nationalism, Colonialism, 20th century India, Decolonization
- English Literature, Oral History
- Sociology: Sociology of Religion, Urban Sociology
- Financial Inclusion
- Economics: Environmental Economics, Energy Economics
- Entrepreneurship: Startups ecosystem in India, Role of technology business incubators
- Last date of receipt of applications: May 10, 2017
- Notification of shortlisted candidates: May 14
- Date of Written Test and Interview: May 29
Full time research scholar position:
- Post-Graduate degree in relevant field with minimum 55%; in case of SC/ST/OBC/PH it is relaxed upto 5%.
- Must have qualified UGC–JRF or UGC-NET/SET/Equivalent Examination
Part-time research scholar position:
- Two years of work experience, and Post-Graduate degree in relevant field with minimum 55%; in case of SC/ST/OBC/PH it is relaxed upto 5%.
- Approval of potential guide is mandatory without which application will be rejected.
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- Candidates are required to produce original testimonials/certificates at the time of interview.
- Part time applicants are required to furnish a ‘No Objection Certificate’ issued by their employer at the time of interview.
- Travel expenses for attending the interview will be reimbursed to selected candidates (for shortest route by ordinary second sleeper class train/ordinary bus against original receipts/bills).
- If a candidate wishes to apply for more than one stream, he/she needs to apply separately.
- In case of two applications by same candidate for same research area, latest application will be considered.
- Applications for areas not invited by institute or not matching interest areas of potential guide will be rejected.
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