Christ University Entrance Exam for PhD 2017
Christ University confers on the eligible candidates, the academic degree of Doctor of Philosophy ( PhD ) on the basis of a coursework in research methodology and the particular domain/s, publications in refereed journals, participation and / or presentation in National / International seminars, a thesis, and its successful public defence. The degree certificate indicates the discipline under which the degree was pursued, the title of the thesis and the date of public defence.
Christ University PhD 2017 Courses
Following academic disciplines have been identified for the doctoral research programme :
- Computer Science
- International Studies
- Media Studies
- Social Work
Christ University PhD Entrance Exam 2017 Eligibility
The minimum eligibility of candidates intending to pursue a doctoral programme is a pass with a minimum of 55% in a postgraduate programme and MPhil. The students who have cleared UGC-CSIR NET / JRF examination or SLET / GATE examinations and also the students who have worked as JRF for one year in the externally funded major research projects may be exempted from MPhil requirement. In case of internally funded major research projects ( MRP ), the students may be exempted from MPhil requirement after two years of research experience. Under certain conditions such as presence of high impact publications students with high academic performance at the postgraduate level, may be admitted directly to a PhD programme.
Christ University PhD 2017 Admission Test Pattern
Duration : 2 Hours & Maximum Marks : 100
Research Methodology – 50 Multiple Choice Questions each carry one mark.
Subject Specific – 50 Multiple Choice Questions each carry one mark.
Christ University PhD 2017 Admission and Duration of the Programme
Applications are available in the online format on our website www.christuniversity.in from 7th August, 2017. Applications are available in the ‘Online’ format only on our website.
Candidates should send the documents by Registered Post /Courier Service to within 5 working days of submitting the application online :
The Office of Admissions,
Hosur Road, Bengaluru – 560 029
Christ University PhD 2017 Important Dates
|1||Announcement and issue of PhD Application Forms||7th August, 2017|
|2||Last date of issuing Application Form||8th October, 2017|
|3||Last date of receiving filled in Application Form||30th October, 2017|
|4||*Selection process admit card will be generated only for candidates who have fulfilled the prescribed eligibility criteria.||31st October, 2017 ( 10:00 PM )|
|5||Written Test & Interview||4th November, 2017|
|6||Announcement of Results||22nd November, 2017|
|7||Last date for the Payment Fees||9th December, 2017|
|8||Inauguration of PhD Course 2017 (Signing of Documents and Interaction with the Supervisors)||13th December 13, 2017 Time: 9.30 am, Venue : Room No.802, Auditorium Block|
|9||Commencement of PhD Course Work -Phase 1 Presentation of the First Draft copy of the Research Proposal and classes on various topics||13th December, 2017 to 22nd December, 2017 Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Venue: Room No.802, Auditorium Block|
|10||Course Work- Phase 2|
Course Content- Advanced Research Methodology
a. Contemporary Trends in Research
c. Academic / professional research practices
d. Research Writing and Research Ethics
e. Technology and Research
P.S: 1. Online assignments and tests will be given based on the course content 2. 55% marks is compulsory to qualify for the next phase of course work.
|25th December, 2017 to 12th March, 2018|
|11||Course Work -Phase 3|
Presentation of the Second draft copy of the Research Proposal and classes on various topics
|12th March, 2018 to 12th May, 2018 Time : 9.00 am to 5.00 pm|
|12||Course Work- Phase 4 – Final Presentation of the Research Proposal||17th May, 2018 to 30th August, 2018|
Bangalore – 560 029
Telephone No : 080 4012 9100
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org,
Website : www.christuniversity.in.