Direct Ph.D Admission 2012
The University admits a limited number of candidates directly to Ph.D. programme either on the basis of viva-voce or written examination and viva-voce both as may be decided by the University both in Monsoon and Winter Semesters in various areas of research in the (1) School of International Studies (2) School of Social Sciences (3) School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies (4) School of Computer & Systems Sciences (5) School of Physical Sciences (6) School of Environmental Sciences (7) School of Life Sciences (8) School of Arts and Aesthetics (9) School of Computational and Integrative Sciences (10) School of Biotechnology (11) Centre for the Study of Law & Governance (12) Centre for Molecular Medicine and (13) Centre for Sanskrit Studies. Candidates are required to check the availability of seats in each Centre/School before applying for admission in Winter Semester.
Eligibility: Candidates are requested to refer to the Prospectus 2012-13 (available on JNU website (www.jnu.ac.in) for details regarding eligibility requirements for direct admission to Ph.D. programme under the respective Schools/Special Centres. Candidates enjoying employed status and selected for admission shall be required to produce LEAVE SANCTION ORDER for a period of two years at the time of admission/registration. However, there is a limited provision for exemption of this requirement to candidates employed in research and teaching Institutions located in NCR.
Application Forms and Prospectus will also be available by post during the following periods:
(i) From 6th February to 5th March, 2012 for admission in Monsoon Semester
(ii) From 1st September to 8th October, 2012 for admission in Winter Semester
For more details, visit: www.jnu.ac.in/Admission/DirectPhDAnnouncement2012-13.pdf