PH.D IN ENGLISH,(POLITICAL SCIENCE)& MANAGEMENT
About the Program
Ph.D. in English shall be awarded to those candidates who have successfully completed the prescribed course of study, and submitted a thesis on the basis of original and independent research in a particular discipline/inter-disciplinary area that makes a contribution to the advancement of knowledge.
Every candidate who has been admitted to Ph.D. program shall undergo a coursework in the fi rst 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.
Ph.D. program consists of minimum duration of six consecutive semesters (3 years) and a maximum of 12 consecutive semesters (6 years)
There is no age limit.
The candidates must possess a Master's degree in Management/Commerce/ Economics from any institution recognized by the University Grants Commission. All candidates must pass with a minimum of 55% marks in Master's degree or equivalent (for SC/ST/Differently Able candidates the minimum eligibility is 50%). The selection of the candidates will be on the basis of the entrance test and interview. Applicants must submit, along with the application, a brief description of their proposed topic of research. Preference will be given to the candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/JRF/M.Phill and those with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfilling the entrance test eligibility criteria as determined by the respective Department. All regulation for the Ph.D courses are laid as per the UGC Regulations Act, 2016.
|Last date for submission of Completed Application Form||August 31, 2021|
|Test/ Interview||September 15-18, 2021|
|Last date for payment of Admission Fee||September 30, 2021|
|Payment of First Installment & Program Fee||October 9, 2021|
|Commencement of coursework||October 18, 2021|
|Ph.D. (Management) Program Structure|
|Ph.D. (English) Program Structure|
|Ph.D. (Political Science) Program Structure|
*Subjected to certain conditions. * Minimum Qualification.
The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based Ph.D. program offered by the ICFAI University at Nagaland. The medium of instruction is English.
The Candidates must possess a Master?s degree* in the respective discipline from any institution recognized 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 (for SC/ST/ Differently Able candidate the minimum eligibility is 50%).
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 of their proposed topic of research. Preference will be given to candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/ JRF/M.Phil. and those with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfilling the entrance test eligibility criteria as determined by the respective Department. All regulations for Ph.D./M.Phil. courses 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 Board of school education will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 12 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2021.
Final year students of who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2021 will be admitted provisionally. However, the admission of such candidates will be confirmed subject to passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates not meeting the criteria by September 01, 2021 will be cancelled and the permissible fees will be refund.
The process of admission and selection of eligible candidates
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 chart).
Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.
The candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for admission.
- 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. 250.
- Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 350.
Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates
Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates (Attestation should be done by any Gazetted Officer/Principal of the college).
- Birth Certificate
- Class X Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate.
- Class XII / Degree Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate (as may be applicable).
- *BA/BBA/BCA/B.Com Degree Admit Card, Mark sheet and Certificate (as may be Applicable)
- ST Certificate.
- 3 recent Passport Size Photo.
- Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities. *For MA/MBA Candidates.
Fee ScheduleAdmission Fee
Admission fee of Rs.20,000 (non-refundable) (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of Ph.D. immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is September 30, 2021 for Ph.D. program. Admission fee of Rs. 20,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of Ph.D. immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is September 30, 2021 for Ph.D. Program.Program Fee
The first semester fee is to be paid on or before October 09, 2020. The Tuition fee for Ph.D is to be paid on or before October 09, 2021.
Note: Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.
|Program Fee (At the time of Admission)||90,000||1,00,000|
|Scholar Fee/Supervision Fee||2,19,200||2,36,400|
|Total Program Fee(8 Semesters)||2,45,200||2,62,400|
|Fee Per Semester||30,650||32,800|
All Payments should be made through Bank Challan from ICICI Chumukedima Branch/Swiping machine from the University, 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 Dy. Accounts Officer.
As per UGC guidelines if a student chooses to withdraw from the program of study in which he/she is enrolled, the institution concerned shall follow the following four-tier system for the refund of fees remitted by the student.
|Sl. No.||Percentage of Refund of Aggregate Fees||Point of time when notice of withdrawal of admission is served to HEI|
|1||100%||15 days before the formally-notified last date of admission|
|2||80%||Not more than 15 days after the formally-notified last date of admission|
|3||50%||More than 15 days but less than 30 days after formally-notified last date of admission|
|4||0%||More than 30 days after formally notified last date of admission|