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Ph.D in English
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.

Eligibility:

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 qualifi ed UGC-NET/ JRF/M.Phil. and those with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfi lling the entrance test eligibility criteria as determined by the respective Department. All regulations for Ph.D. courses are laid as per the UGC Regulations Act, 2016.

Age limit:

There is no age limit.

Duration:

Ph.D. program consists of minimum duration of six consecutive semesters (3 years) and a maximum of 12 consecutive semesters (6 years)

Ph.D. (English) Program Structure
Course work
  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2
  • Paper 3
  • Paper 4
  • Research Methodology
  • Critical Theory and Approaches
  • Module on Literary and Cultural
  • Author Course (specifi c to research Topic)
*Subjected to certain conditions. * Minimum Qualification.
ADMISSION MODALITIES

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campusbased BBA, BCA, B.Com, BA, MA, MBA, and Ph.D. programs offered by the ICFAI University at Nagaland. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility:

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 qualifi ed UGC-NET/ JRF/M.Phil. and those with teaching experience in higher education; subject to fulfi lling 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.

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, 2020. 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 fi nal year bachelor's degree course are also eligible to apply, provided they complete their graduation requirements including practical examinations/viva assignments before August 01, 2020. Such applicants will have to produce a certifi cate 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 certifi cate 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 no 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 self 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).
  • *BA/BBA/BCA/B.Com Degree Admit Card, Marksheet and Certifi cate (as may be Applicable)
  • ST Certifi cate.
  • 3 recent Passport Size Photo.
  • Any other certifi cates pertaining to academic and other activities.
  • *For MA/MBA Candidates.
Admissions Office

The ICFAI University, Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112
Contact No. : +91 8729880506, +91 7640902799
E-mail : admissions@iunagaland.edu.in
Website : www.iunagaland.edu.in

FEE SCHEDULE

Particulars Domicile Non - Domicile
(amount in Rs. )
Program Fee 90,000 1,00,000
Semester Fee
Scholar fee/ supervision Fee 2,19,200 2,36,400
Examination Fee 26,000 26,000
Fee Per Semester 30,650 32,800

* 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 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.

Refund Policy

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

ADMISSION CALENDAR

Particulars Ph.D in Management
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form August 31, 2020
Test/ Interview September 15-18, 2020
Last date for payment of Admission Fee September 30, 2020
Payment of First installment & Program fee October 9, 2020
Commencement of coursework October 16, 2020
Ph.D PROGRAM

The (Doctor of Philosophy) Ph.D. Program is offered by the University in management and allied areas. Degree will be awarded to those candidates who, as per the regulations, have submitted a thesis on the basis of original and independent research in the management and allied disciplines that contributes to the advancement of knowledge in those areas.

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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