Notification for the Admission to Ph. D. Program : June 20, 2013 (Thursday)
Display of Schedule of Admission and : June 24, 2013 (Monday) Guidelines based on Revised Ordinance 09 Degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Last date of submission of Application Forms : July 15, 2013 (Monday)
Scrutiny of forms by the Office of the concerned : July 18, 2013 (Thursday) Head/Director
Display of the List of eligible candidates and issue/ : July 23, 2013 (Tuesday) dispatch of Admit Card to the candidates along with a copy of the detailed schedule. The list of eligible candidates should also include the allied subject which the candidate had opted for.
Date & Time of Admission Test : July 27, 2013 (Saturday) Venue: Concerned Faculty 10:00A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
Display of list of candidates called for interview : August 07, 2013 (Wednesday)
Last date for submission of Research proposal by : August 23, 2013 (Friday) the candidates called for interview
Commencement of Interview to defend the Research : August 29, 2013 (Thursday) Proposal to September 05, 2013 (Thursday)
Display of the list of selected Candidates : September 09, 2013 (Monday)
Issue of Offer Letter by the Office of the Faculty/ : September 13, 2013 (Friday) Director of the Centre Submission of required documents by the : September 18, 2013 (Wednesday) selected candidates Issue of the Fee Slip by the office of the Dean/ : September 24, 2013 (Tuesday) Director Centre concerned Last date for Submission of the Admission Fee and : September 27, 2013 (Friday) the completion of admission formalities Issue of the Letter of Admission : September 30, 2013 (Monday) Commencement of Course Work : October 01, 2013 (Tuesday)
Eligibility Criterion for Admission
A candidate for admission to the Programme for Degree of Doctor of Philosophy must have obtained at least a Second Class Masters Degree with not less than 55% of marks of a University or a Degree recognized by the University as its equivalent in the subject in which the candidate wishes to pursue a course of research or in a subject allied thereto.
The candidate shall apply for admission to the Ph. D. Programme on a prescribed form which may be downloaded from the University’s website http://jmi.ac.in.
The application for admission shall be submitted to the Centre concerned along with a Demand Draft of Rs. 1,000/- drawn in favor of The Registrar, Jamia Millia Islamia payable at Delhi/ New Delhi. The list of candidates found eligible to appear for an Entrance Test along with the admission schedule shall be notified on the Notice Board of the concerned Department/ Faculty/ Centre and the website of the university.
The following category of Candidates may be exempted from taking entrance test for Ph. D. Programme:
Candidates who have qualified UGC/ CSIR NET/ JRF examination or any other equivalent examination conducted by the recognized Governmental Department/Institute/ Agency/ SLET / valid GATE score (with qualifying marks) or having successfully completed regular M. Phil. Programme from a recognized university/ institution
The teacher fellowship holders of the recognized college/ university/ institution, provided that the competent employing authority issues a No Objection Certificate to the candidate to join the Ph. D. Programme
ICCR- Sponsored candidates
The candidates who qualify the Entrance Test along with the candidates exempted from appearing in Entrance Test under the provisions of Para 2 (i), (ii) and (iii) above shall be required to prepare a research proposal and submit it to the Department/Faculty/Centre concerned.
The research proposal should include: (i) Topic of research, (ii) Objectives, (iii) Current state of the literature related to the proposed topic, (iv) Proposed Research Work, (v) Methodology, (vi) References and (vii) Any other relevant information the researcher would like to submit.
The candidates who submit the research proposal, as per the schedule notified, shall be called for interview by the Department/Faculty/Centre concerned. These candidates will be required to be present and defend the research proposal before the Board of Studies / Committee of studies.
The Board of Studies/Committee of Studies concerned, based on the performance of the candidates, shall recommend the name of the candidates, for the admission to the Ph. D. Programme, along with the name of a Supervisor and Co – Supervisor (s), if any, for each candidate to the concerned Faculty/ Board of Management. All such candidates shall be asked to contact the Office of the concerned Dean/ Director to complete the admission formalities.
The Entrance Test will be for shortlisting the applicants for purposes of consideration by the Board of Studies/ Committee of Studies. Qualifying the Entrance Test will in no way entitle the candidate to any right to admission in the Ph.D. Programme.
The medium of Entrance Test shall be English, except in the language departments, which may set the question paper in the language concerned.
The Entrance Test shall be based on a single question paper comprising of Part ‘A’ and ‘B’, which shall be of three hours duration.