|Phase I - Course Work||Course||Credits|
|year I||First Semester||Research Methodology I||3 Credits|
|One paper related to the core area of discipline||3 Credits|
|Research & Publication Ethics||2 Credits|
|Second Semester||Research Methodology II||3 Credits|
|Paper related to the area in which the candidate will work for Ph.D.||3 Credits|
|Literature review in the relevant field and seminar on the same||3 Credits|
Admission to the Ph.D. program (both formats) is based on Academic Record, Performance in the Admission Test and Interview. Candidates with valid NET/SLET/GATE qualified are exempted from the Admission Test. Admission Test will consist of two papers, each comprising 50 objective type questions.
Paper-I shall be general nature, intended to assess the teaching/research apti tude of the candidate.
It will primarily be designed to Test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate.
Paper-II shall consist of equati ons based on the discipline selected by the candidate.