Department of Chemistry
University College of Science
Rashbehari Shiksha Prangan
92 APC Road, Kolkata 700 032
Advertisement for admission to the Ph. D. Program in the Department of Chemistry, July, 2011
Applications are invited for admission to the Ph.D Program of the Department of Chemistry, CU.
Candidates willing to pursue their research work, leading subsequently to Ph.D (Sc) Degree of the University of Calcutta, should apply in the format given below after paying Rs. 100/- in the University Cash Counter (as application fee for Ph.D admission) through a challan obtainable from the Sales Counter at CU.
In this connection, a written MCQ Examination of 1 hour duration will be held in the department on July 06, 2011 at 12 Noon. This will be based on B. Sc. (Hons.) and M. Sc. Syllabi of this University. Separate sets of questions will be there to suit the specializations of the candidates. The choice of specialization for examination purpose will rest on the student and is not restricted to his / her discipline of research.
Successful candidates will be called for an interview/ counseling on the same day at 3 PM in the department. The final selection will be made on the basis of the overall performance of the candidates. At present, approximately 20 students will be taken for the Ph.D Program. Supervisors may be allocated to students after counseling. Areas of interest of the faculty members may be found in the CU website.
Candidates who already cleared the NET/SET/SLET/ GATE/Teacher Fellowship/equivalent examination, or passed the MPhil/MTech/equivalent examination, need to appear at the interview directly, skipping the written test.
The last date of application to the HOD, Chemistry, CU, is 4th July, 2011.
For more details, visit: www.caluniv.ac.in