Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in English Program
ABOUT THE 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
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.
One yearThe number of seats
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.
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|
ADMISSION MODALITIESEligibility for M.Phil:
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.
For the purpose of determining eligibility based
on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the
respective University in award of the degree will only be taken
into consideration. All applicants should have completed a
minimum of 15 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2018.
Applicants who have completed their graduation on a onetime
sitting basis or a 2-year basis are not eligible for admission
to the Postgraduate Programs.
Students in their final year bachelor?s degree course are also eligible to apply, provided they complete their graduation requirements including practical examinations/viva assignments before August 01, 2018. Such applicants will have to produce a certificate to that effect at the time of admission. The admission of such applicants will, however, remain provisional until they produce mark sheet/ transcript and a degree certificate establishing their eligibility. The last date for submitting the proof of graduation transcripts is September 01, 2018, failing which the provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled, and the permissible fees will be refunded.
The selection of applicants into the program is made through
screening of application and interview. While evaluating
students for admission, due weightage is given to their
academic distinction, awards in Games & sports, Literary &
cultural activities, and other extra co-curricular activities.
Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of admission. The admission decision will be communicated after the admission process.
There shall be a special provision for admission of students
belonging to the State of Nagaland (Domicile) in any course
of ICFAI University, Nagaland, which shall not be less than 25
(twenty-five) percent of seats in each course/discipline subject
to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements
referred to above. The fee for the Domicile students is less
than that of the non-domicile students (please refer the fee
Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.
Refund, if any, will depend on the date of commencement of the classes and the date of leaving the semester. The amount of refund will be proportionate to the number of days the student is supposed to have attended the classes. In such cases the student has to inform the Registrar in writing that he/she will be de-registering from the course/ semester with effect from whatsoever date he/ she intends to de-register. No refund will be given to a student who completes a given semester/ course. Refund is also not applicable for the students falling short of attendance, and those who are rusticated due to disciplinary problems or malpractices. However, if a student decides to withdraw from a course immediately after registering for the course by paying the semester fee (but before the commencement of the classes), then on the basis of a written application to the Registrar, a full refund of the Tuition fee and examination fees will be given to the student.
The candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for admission.Application Form
- Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
- Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
- Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
- Make sure to sign the Application Form.
- Retain a photocopy of the completed Application form.
- Cost of the Application material for UG Programs is Rs. 200
- Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 300
Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates (Attestation should be done by any Gazetted Officer/Principal of the college).
- Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
- Marks sheets of Class XII / Diploma / Degree certificate (as may be applicable)
- Domicile Certificate in case of student belonging to the State of Sikkim
- Nationality Certificate/Proof, for foreign students only
- Other certificates pertaining to academic and extra curricular activities.
The ICFAI University Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland 797112
Ph: 03862- 282762/ 280001
Admission Fee :
Admission fee of Rs. 10,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of PG and Admission fee of Rs. 10,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of M.Phil immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is July 31, 2018 for MBA & MA programs and August 31, 2018 for M.Phil Program.
Students must pay the program fee on the first day of each semester, after which a fine of Rs. 20 per day will be charged. The first semester fee is to be paid on or before July 31, 2018.
Note: Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.
|Particulars||Domicile||Non - Domicile|
|Program fee (one time payment)||30,000||40,000|
|Program fee to be paid in full on or before 15th Sept 2018 (before the commencement of coursework)|
|Semester Fee (excluding program fee)|
|Establishment Fee (non-refundable)||6,000||6,000|
|Developmental Fee (non-refundable)||6,000||6,000|
|Library Fee (non-refundable)||6,000||6,000|
|Scholar Fee/ Supervision Fee||18,000||24,00|
|Identity card (non-refundable)||100||100|
|Total Program Fee (2 Semester)||40,900||46,900|
|Fee Per Semester||20,450||23,450|
All Payments should be made through Bank Challan, in favor of "The ICFAI University, Nagaland - Fee Collection A/C". Details about the payment modalities, and the relevant Challan can be obtained from the Accounts Officer.
|Particulars||M.Phil (English) Program|
|Last date for submission of Completed Application Form||August 14, 2018|
|Test/ Interview||August 16-25 , 2018|
|Last date for payment of Admission Fee||August 31, 2018|
|Payment of First installment & Tuition fee||September 15, 2018|
|Commencement of coursework||September 03, 2018|
M.Phil (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.