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Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in English Program


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 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.

Eligibility :

The Candidates must possess a MasterRs. 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 MasterRs. 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 (about 500 words) of their proposed topic of research. Preference will be given to candidates who have qualified UGCNET/ 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 MPhil course are laid as per the UGC Regulations Act, 2016.

Age limit :

There is no age limit for the candidate.

Duration :

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 Rs. I
Paper 1 Research Methodology
Paper 2 Critical Theory and Approaches
Paper 3 Recent Trends in Literary and Language Studies
Paper 4 Reading Course (specific to research Topic)
Semester - II
Dissertation
ADMISSION MODALITIES
Eligibility for M.Phil:

The Candidates must possess a MasterRs. 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 MasterRs. 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.

General rule:

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, 2019. 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, 2019. 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, 2019, failing which the provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled, and the permissible fees will be refunded.

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.

Special Reservation

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.

APPLICATION MODALITIES
Guidelines

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. 250.
  • Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 350.
Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates
  • Birth Certificate
  • Class X Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate.
  • Class XII / Degree Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate (as may be applicable).
  • ST Certificate.
  • 2 recent passport size photos.
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.
Admissions Office

The ICFAI University Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland 797112
Contact No. : 8729880506
E-mail : admissions@iunagaland.edu.in
Website : www.iunagaland.edu.in

FEE SCHEDULE
Admission Fee :

Admission fee of Rs. 10,000 (nonrefundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of PG, and M.Phil immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is July 15, 2019 for MBA & MA Program and August 31, 2019 for M.Phil Program.

Program Fee:

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, 2019 for MBA & MA program and September 16, 2019 for M.Phil and PhD Program.

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 30,000 40,000
Program fee to be paid in full on or before 15th Sept 2019 (before the commencement of coursework)
Establishment Fee 6,000 6,000
Developmental Fee (non-refundable) 6,000 6,000
Library Fee (non-refundable) 6,000 6,000
Examination Fee 4,800 4,800
Scholar Fee/ Supervision Fee 21,100 27,100
Total Program Fee (2 Semester) 43,900 49,900
Fee Per Semester 21,950 24,950
In case of extension of research duration after two semester, additional fees are payable in terms of extension fee and semester fee as per rates set at that time.

* Semester Registration fee Rs. 3,000 (Non-refundable) to be paid at the beginning of the semester, from second semester onwards only.

All payments should be made through ICICI Chumukedima Branch in favor of ICFAI University Nagaland or through swiping machine at the Accounts section in the University Campus.


ADMISSION CALENDAR

Particulars M.Phil (English) Program
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form August 13, 2019
Test/ Interview August 16-23 , 2019
Last date for payment of Admission Fee August 31, 2019
Payment of First installment & Tuition fee September 16, 2019
Commencement of coursework September 03, 2019
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.

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Contact Us

Phone Number

+91 - 94365 - 31165

Our Location

The ICFAI University, Nagaland 6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112.

Email

registrar@iunagaland.edu.in