Department of Library and Information Science
Asutosh Building, 3rd Floor
Asutosh Siksha Prangan (College Street Campus)
87/1 College Street, Kolkata 700 073
Ph.D Programme in Library and Information Science
Applications are invited from suitable candidates for the Ph D programme in Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, for the session 2011-2012.
Admissions will be made on the basis of an admission test, of three hours duration followed by an interview of the selected candidates.
The candidates should download the application form from the university website for the admission test and interview and submit the same along with the application fee of Rs. 100/- in the proper challan obtainable from the University cash counter to the department.
The last date for receiving application forms is 20th October, 2011.
Number of seats for the Ph. D. programme for 2011-2012 – 20
Reservation policy will be followed as per rules
Date and time of Admission test -25th October, 2011 at 12.00pm.
Admission test will be held on the following basis:
1st paper – General Studies (MCQ); 80 Marks; Duration: 50 min
2nd Paper – Library & Information Science (MCQ); 60 Marks; Duration: 40 min
3rd Paper – Subjective Questions on Library & Information Science; 60 Marks; Duration: 90 min.
(Each candidate must obtain 50% marks as qualification marks for each paper)
The result of written test will be put up on the notice board of the department on 4th November, 2011.
The viva-voce of 50 marks will be held on 9th November, 2011 in the Department.
The list of candidates for the PhD programme will be published on 14th November, 2011.
For more details, visit: www.caluniv.ac.in