- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is an offered Full-time Doctoral program and it is offered by National Institute of Technology Agartala. Ph.D. program shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years. Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the individual Institution concerned.
Admission to the Ph.D. Program of the Institute will normally be in the months of January and July every year. For the admission in the month of January, an advertisement will be issued in the beginning of the month of October and for admission in the month of July, an advertisement will be issued in the month of April in local dailies, National dailies and Institute Website.
JRF/SRI' appointed under a sponsored project may be allowed to be inducted into a Ph.D. program, in the category of Project Staf! irrespective of an open advertisement, subject to fulfilment of the minimum qualifications as laid down in various sub-clauses of clause 3.0
Such candidates may apply to Dean Academic program. The application should be forwarded by the project to the office of the Dean Academic Consultancy (R&C).
Master's degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions.
Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the Ph. D. Degree in the same Institution in an integrated programme. A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/differently-abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.