Calicut University Ph.D Admission 2019 Application Form Prospectus Eligibility Fees Last Date Apply:
With reference to the Office of Registrar, University of Calicut, Issuing Notification in respect of Notification for Admission into Direct / Research Eligibility Test Based Philosophiae Doctor (Full-Time and Part Time) / Master of Philosophy and, hence, Admission Notice to be released in during October / November 2019, Brief on Eligibility, the Research Eligibility Test and the Selection Merit Procedure may be taken note of by the Eligible Applicants:
Calicut University-RET 2020 – Application Modality
The Candidates meeting with the Eligibility Criteria for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) Program (Full-Time / Part Time) under the Faculties of Science, Language & Literature, Humanities, Commerce & Management Studies, Education and Journalism & Mass Communication respectively may apply Online.
Philosophiae Doctor Admission – Eligibility
The Candidates for Admission into the Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) Program should have in possession Subject-Specific Master’s Degree or Professional Degree declared Equivalent to the Master’s Degree by the Corresponding Statutory Regulatory Body, with at least 55% Marks in Aggregate or its Equivalent Grade ‘B’ in the University Grants Commission (UGC) – 07 Point Scale (or Equivalent Grade in a Point Scale, wherever Grading System is followed) or any Equivalent Degree Awarded by / Obtained from any Foreign Educational Institution accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) an Assessment and Accreditation Agency (ACA), which is Approved, Recognized or Authorized by any Authority, Established or Incorporated under a Law in its Domicile / Home Country or any other Statutory Authority in that Country for the purpose of Assessing, Accrediting or Assuring Quality and Standards of Educational Institutions.
Relaxation in Upper Age Limitations for Reserved Category Applicants.
Exemption from Philosophiae Doctor Admission
3.0 Exemption From the Research Entrance Test (RET).
3.1. The Candidates, who may have qualified University Grants Commission – National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) / Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) / University Grants Commission – Council of Scientific & Industrial Research – National Eligibility Test (UGC-CSIR-NET) / Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), State Level Eligibility Test (SLET), Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and Research Fellowships Awarded by the Central Government and State Government Departments / Agencies as approved by the University, as the case may be.
3.2 Full-Time (Regular) Teachers of the University Departments / Government or Government-Aided Colleges Affiliated to the University of Calicut and the Teachers with FDP / QIP or Similar Fellowships
3.3 Foreign Nationals who are otherwise Eligible for Admission.
3.4 Full-Time Fellows, who have been selected on the basis of a Written Test and Interview, working in a Research Project under the Investigation of a Research Guide of the University of Calicut.
3.5 Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree (Successfully Completed from any Statutory Recognized University in the Relevant Subject) Holders.
3.6 The Candidates mentioned in Clauses 3.1 up to 3.4 may apply for Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) Registration / Admission at any time during the Academic Year depending on the Willingness / Availability of the Guides.
Calicut Uny Ph.D. Research Entrance Test 2020
The Process for Admission into Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) Program shall be conducted in Two Stages as follows:
The Office of the Controller of Examinations, University of Calicut, shall host a Research Eligibility Test 2020 aimed at Preparation of the Merit Based Provisional Select List. The Research Eligibility Test which shall consist of 02 Stages, i.e., Stage – I consisting of 02 Papers, each for 50 Marks, Maximum 100 Marks accorded Equal Weight age of 50% each. Paper – I shall consist of the Multiple Choice Questions of Objective Type on Research Methodology and Paper – II comprising the Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions based on Social Work, Arabic, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Malayalam, History, Journalism, Library Science, English, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Russian, Statistics, Women’s Studies, Zoology, Micro-Biology, Mathematics, Bio-Technology, Commerce, Geology, Psychology, Hindi, Electronics, Aquaculture, Physical Education, Bio-Chemistry, Sanskrut & Environmental Science respectively
Ph.D. / M.Phil. Minimum Qualifying Standards
The Minimum Qualifying Standards / Minimum Qualifying Marks to be secured in the Research Eligibility Test by the Candidates are 50% Marks, Falling Short of / Failing to secure the Minimum Qualifying Marks shall render the Candidates In-Eligible for the Stage – II termed as Interview / Counseling involving Interview / Discussion and Presentation for Allotment of the Seats. The Candidates under Reserved Categories would need to Obtain Minimum 35% Qualifying Marks.
The Candidates with M.Phil. Degree would be Ranked Based on the Percentage of the Marks secured by them in the Master of Philosophy Degree Examination. The Candidates having Master of Philosophy Degree Awarded by the University of Calicut would be granted Weight age of 05% of the Total Marks scored in the Master of Philosophy Degree Examination at the time of preparing the Merit List for Admission.
Procedure for Admission
All the Eligible Applicant Candidates shall be called for Online Screening Test for 100 Marks, who would need to for the Screening Test. The Institute shall verify the Eligibility Only at the time of Interview or on the Date of Verification of Certificates and Document.
The Candidates, who qualify to Stage – II entailing Personal Interview and Thesis Presentation, shall need to appear for Interview and Presentation likely to be held in February / March 2020 before the Duly Constituted Departmental Research Committee (DRC) / Departmental Selection Committee (DSC) of Respective Department / Center. The Candidate must take note that the Presentation should be Brief and Clear Highlighting the Basic Idea of the Proposed Research:
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