Department of History University of Calcutta, Kolkata, invites applications for admission to Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D) in History programme, commencing in 2015-16. University of Calcutta PhD in History Admission 2015 notification has been announced.
The university, located in Kolkata, was established on January 24, 1857. It is also the first multidisciplinary and secular Western style university to be set up in South Asia
Last Ddate for Receiving of Applications Form: 04th January 2016
Date of Written Examination: 18th January 2016 (Sunday, 01.00 pm)
List of Eligible Candidates will displayed on website on: 29th January 2016
Candidates should have a passed master degree in law discipline with 55% of marks from any of the UGC recognised universities
Candidates will be selected based on written test score and personal interview conducted by the university
Eligible candidates will have to appear in a written examination of two hours duration to be held in the Department on 18th January 2016, Friday at 01.00 p.m.
Please Note: Candidates already qualification in UGC / (JRF) Examination/NET/SET Examinations, and those who have M.Phil degrees from recognized Universities, need not appear at the written examination and can directly apply to appear for the viva voce
No. of seats available: 21 Seats
Reservation: As per University and Govt. of India regulations
The application form can be downloaded from the official website of Calcutta University. Application forms can also be obtained from the University cash counter by paying Rs 100/- in cash
The list of successful candidates will be displayed on the notice board of the department on 29th January 2016; they will appear for viva-voce the date of which will be notified later
The final selection for joining this programme will be on the basis of the viva voce and evaluation of the candidate’s research proposal
Department of History, University of Calcutta, Alipore Campus (3rd & 4th Floor), 1, Reformatory Street, Kolkata-700027; Phone No.: 2439-8645, Website www.caluniv.ac.in