Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University – KKHSOU Admission 2019

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KKHSOU Admission 2019

Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University invites application from Candidates for the admission of Ph.D and M.Phil program for the academic year 2019

KKHSOU Admission Eligibility 2019

PhD

  • Candidate for admission to the PhD programme shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale ( or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed ) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country.
  • Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil course-work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale ( or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed ) and successfully completing the M.Phil Degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the PhD degree in the same institution in an integrated programme subject to condition laid by doctoral research committee.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC / ST / OBC ( non-creamy layer / differently-abled ) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of UGC from time to time.
  • A person whose M.Phil dissertation has been evaluated and the Viva Voce is pending may be admitted to the PhD programme subject to the conditions laid by the Doctoral Research Committee. Candidates possessing a degree considered equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to PhD programme.

M.Phil

  • Candidate for admission to the M.Phil programme shall have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale ( or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed ) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC / ST / OBC ( non-creamy layer / differently-abled ) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time, or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% ( or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed ) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedure.

KKHSOU Admission Seats 2019

  • M.Phil ( 3 seats in total; Disciplines : English-1, Assamese-1, Commerce-1 )
  • Ph.D (14 seats in total; Disciplines : Management-4, Political Science-1, Assamese-6, English-1, Commerce-2).

KKHSOU Admission Exam Pattern 2019

  • The entrance test will comprise two parts
    • Part A : 50 marks for MCQ based on research methodology
    • Part B : 50 marks for descriptive type questions in the relevant subject.

KKHSOU Admission Application Form 2019

How to apply

  • The M.Phil / Ph.D. admission application form is available along with the advertisement and may be downloaded from the University Website www.kkhsou.in.

Application fee

  • Duly filled in Ph.D / M.Phil admission application form along with a Bank Draft / Bank Challan of [rupee] 1000/- for PhD and [rupee]500 for M.Phil drawn in favour of “KKHSOU Study Centre”, payable at SBI, Beltola Branch, Guwahati ( Code:4419 ) are to be sent by post or may be submitted in person to the following address

The Dean ( Academic ),
Krishna KantaHandiqui State Open University
Head Office: Patgaon, Rani-gate,
Guwahati 781017.

KKHSOU Admission Selection Procedure 2019

PhD

  • Admission to the Ph.D. programme will be based on performance in the written test and viva. Shortlisted candidates of the written test will have to make a presentation of their synopsis of a research proposal ( format to be notified later ) before a panel of experts.

M.Phil

  • Admission to the M.Phil Programme of the university will be based on the candidate’s performance in the written test.

KKHSOU Admission Important Dates 2019

S.NoEventsDates
1Last Date of submission of application forms 31st January, 2019
2Date of Entrance Test for M Phil and PhD10th February, 2019 (Sunday)

Contact Details

Housefed Complex,
Dispur, Guwahati – 781 006,
Phone No. : 0361 – 2234964,
Fax : 0361 – 2235398,
Email : kkh_sou@yahoo.com,
Website : www.kkhsou.in.