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The Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in English Program

The Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in English Program

The Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in English shall be awarded to those candidates who have successfully completed the prescribed course of study, and submitted a dissertation on the basis of original and independent research in a particular discipline/interdisciplinary area that makes a contribution to the advancement of knowledge.

Every candidate who has been admitted to M.Phil program shall undergo a coursework in the first semester. The program includes written examination for the course work. A candidate needs to secure minimum GPA of 5.5 on a 10 point scale to proceed with the research work.

Duration : One (1) Years

The number of seats: 05

The Candidates must possess a Master's degree in the respective discipline from any institution recognised by the University Grants Commission. All candidates must have a minimum scoring of 55% in the Master's degree or equivalent on a grading scale.

The selection of the candidates shall be on the basis of the entrance test and interview. Applicants must submit, along with the application, a brief description (about 500 words) of their proposed topic of research. Preference will be given to candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/ JRF, and the candidates with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfilling the entrance test eligibility criteria as determined by the respective Department. All regulations for the M.Phil course are laid as per the UGC Regulations Act, 2016.

Age limit There is no age limit for the candidate.

Duration of the Program
M.Phil program shall be for a minimum duration of two (2) consecutive semesters (one year), and a maximum of four (4) consecutive semesters (two years).

M.Phil (English) Program Structure
Semester - I Semester - II
Paper 1 Dissertation
Paper 2
Paper 3
Paper 2