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PH.D Programme

Applications are invited in prescribed proforma for admission to Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) in Law/Political Science/History/ and LL.D(Doctor of Law).
  1. The candidate shall have LL.M degree or any Masters degree having the potentiality of interdisciplinary study with law from any university recognized by UGC or equivalent LL.M or Masters Degree of foreign university with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent CGPA.
  2. However, this condition is relaxed to 50% in case of candidates belonging for those who obtained their masters degree prior to 10th September 1991
  3. The condition is relaxed to 50% in case of candidates belonging to SC and ST/OBC (Non creamy layer) or differently abled categories.
  4. Candidates who have qualified for UGC/SLET/SET/JRF fellowships or having M.Phil. Degrees are exempted from Entrance Test. However, they have to undergo an interview.
  1. Admission of candidates under 1.1 above to Ph.D/M. Phil shall be through an Entrance test and interview.
  2. Admission of candidates under 4 above shall be on the basis of interview. SHORTLISTING OF CANDIDATES: All the applicants have to submit a Research Proposal within 3000(three thousand ) words. The Proposal shall content- Title; Statement of problem, Literature Review, Prior Research; Objectives of Study; Research Questions; Hypotheses; Methodology including sample framework, units of data, Primary and secondary sources and statistical analysis (if required)probable contribution of the study and limitation of the study. On evaluation of the Research Proposals the short listed candidates are called for written tests and/or Interview as the case may be.

The Entrance Test shall consist of one paper of 100 marks with 3 hours duration. The syllabus of the paper shall cover:

  1. B. Written Exam
    The syllabus of the LAW paper shall cover 50 marks questions on Research Methodology and other 50 marks should be from various law subjects or interdisciplinary subjects as the case may be. Law subjects are- Law of Contract; Constitutional Law; Law of Crimes; Public International Law; Jurisprudence; Company Law; Intellectual Property Law; Information Technology Law; Interview for all qualified candidates – 50 marks

Selection of candidates for the available seats shall be on the basis of marks obtained in Research Proposal, entrance test plus interview or Research Proposal and interview only as the case may be on the basis of merit. Date of the interview will be notified later on.

Admission Fee ( Registration)*
Rs. 15,000
Annual Fees*
Rs.50,000 (per year)

*Subject to revision by University Authorities

Please contact University for the latest applicable norms.