- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in Journalism and Mass Communication 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 offered by Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya, Indore.
Applicants for the Ph. D program shall be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test conducted by the university (SVET), followed by Personal Interview. Those candidates who have passed the NET/SET/GATE or any other equivalent National Test are exempted from the Entrance Test. However, such candidates shalt have to go through the interview Process. The students admitted to the dual degree program of SVVV wilt be directly registered for Ph.D. coursework. The candidates are required to completing six months coursework.
The candidate directly seeking admission to the Ph.D. program should have obtained a Master's degree or equivalent in relevant subject from any recognized university in India or abroad securing not Less than 55% marks or 5.5/10 CGPA in aggregate at the Master's Degree. However, in the case of SC/ST candidates, the minimum marks required shall be 50% or 5/10 CGPA as per Govt. Guide Lines. Those candidates who do not have the required minimum percentage (55% marks) in their Master’s Degree, should have completed an AlU recognized/AICTE approved postgraduate diploma in the subject/area/discipline in which he/she seeks to do a Ph. D and has secured at Least 55% marks in such dipLoma.