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Monday, November 7, 2011

Admission to Ph.D. Programme - Department of Bengali Language and Literature

University of Calcutta

Department of Bengali language and literature

Admission Notice

Applications are invited from eligible candidates who have already passed M.A. /M.Phil./Net/Set in Bengali with required percentage of marks in post graduate examination as per U.G.C. norms (i.e. 55% for general and 50% for s.c./s.t. candidates) for admission to Ph.D. programme in the Dept. of Bengali language and literature under University of Calcutta.

The application form will be available from the website and filled up form to be submitted with all testimonials (attested by competent authority) through university challan by payment of Rs.100.

Total number of seats for the year 2011 is 25 (twenty five) only. The last date of submission of application form is 30.11.2011. A written admission test will be held on 14.12.2011 at 1.30 P.M. after sorting the received applications. The list will be published for eligible candidates for written examination on 09.12.2011 afternoon.

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Ph.D. Entrance Test in Museology 2011

University of Calcutta

Department of Museology

Ph.D. Entrance Test in Museology 2011

Applications are invited for admission to the Department of Museology, University of Calcutta (1 Reformatory Street, Kolkata 700 027) for PhD Course and subsequent research work leading to PhD degree in Museology. Candidates desiring to pursue research work in the Department may apply in the prescribed pro-forma (can be downloaded from the University website) by paying Rs. 100/- through a Challan obtainable from the University Cash Counter by 22nd November 2011.

Eligible candidates (having Master’s Degree in relevant subjects) will have to appear in an Entrance Test of 100 marks, to be held in this Department on 30th November 2011, comprising a written examination, followed by an interview.

Those candidates who have already passed UGC (JRF) Examinations/ NET/ SET/ SLET or equivalent examinations or passed the MPhil or equivalent examination need not appear in the written examination and can directly appear in the interview. Details of the Entrance Test are given below:

1. The Written Examination of one and a half hour duration shall comprise 5 Questions of 4 marks each, based on a relevant paragraph to assess research aptitude; 15 Multiple Choice Type Questions of 2 marks each, from the core subjects; and 25 marks for a Research Proposal. There will be no negative markings.

2. Questions would be based mainly on the first three papers of the current MA/ MSc Museology syllabus, viz., Organisation & Management, Exhibition & Education, and Care & Conservation, though relevant other areas like, Basic Computer Applications, General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Analytical Abilities, etc., may also be covered.

3. Candidates getting 40% and above in the written examination will qualify for interview of 25 marks. Date for the interview would be displayed in the Departmental Notice Board.

At present 10 PhD students will be enrolled, if qualified, under the empanelled supervisors including faculty members and external supervisors. Reservations for SC/ ST candidates shall be applicable as per rules.

Successful candidates will have to complete a course work of one-semester duration. Course content will be as follows:

1. Research Methodology, quantitative methods and computer applications,
2. Research/ literature Review, and
3. Current developments in Museology.

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