ICFAI University Nagaland PhD in English admissions 2020

Are you seeking to undertake a PhD program in English in the state of Nagaland? Learn here about the ICFAI University Nagaland, which is offering admission to its PhD program in English. Also, learn about the last dates, eligibility criteria and the procedure to submit your application online.

About the University

The ICFAI University Nagaland is a UGC approved university in the northeastern state of Nagaland in India. The university is part of the ICFAI group of universities with locations all across the country. The university was set up in the year 2006 under the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India University with necessary infrastructural facilities like classrooms with the latest in teaching aids, well-equipped library, computer lab, internet connectivity and many more. The university offers a number of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs at its well-laid campus. Most of the programs offered are on management, information technology, English, commerce, library science and political science. However, the present article is about the admissions to PhD in English, which are currently open until 31 August 2020. The other important dates and relevant information about the application process have been discussed below.

Eligibility criteria for PhD in English

The ICFAI University Nagaland is offering PhD in English to eligible students as a full-time course. The required eligibility criteria are as follows.

  1. The candidate should have a master degree in the relevant subject from any UGC recognized university or institution
  2. The candidate should have scored at least 55% marks in their postgraduate degree. For SC/ST and differently abled candidates, the minimum requirement is 50%.

Important dates to remember

  • Last date for online submission of application form: 31 August 2020
  • Dates for entrance test and interview: 15 to 18 September 2020
  • Last date for admission fee payment: 30 September 2020
  • Payment of program fee, first instalment: 09 October 2020
  • (Link for online payment: https://www.iunagaland.edu.in/feecollection/login.asp)
  • Commencement of PhD course: 16 October 2020

Selection process

The candidates will be selected on the basis of an entrance test and interview. They will have to submit a brief description of their proposed topic of research. Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET/JRF or completed M.Phil will get preference during the selection. Others who have experience in teaching in the higher education field will also get preference. There is no age bar for candidates to apply for this program.

Course duration

The minimum duration of the program is 3 years, i.e. six semesters. The students will get six years to complete the entire coursework as well as the thesis, before being awarded with their PhD degree. Among the facilities that the research students will be able to avail during their coursework are seminars, presentations, computing facilities, internship, industry interactions, soft skill development and so on.

How to apply

The application process for the PhD program is completely online. The candidate will have to visit the official website of the university. Once you are at the website, go to the admission page where you will get to learn all the necessary details about the application process. Once you have understood the requirements, go to the 'Apply Now' page, which is available at the website homepage. Here you will get the link for the online registration for the PhD program. Click on the link that says 'PhD program online registration' and an online application form will open up for you to fill. Fill the form with all the necessary details, upload a recent passport photograph of size less than 25 KB, select the mode of payment and finally submit the application. At this stage, you will be led to the online payment portal, where you can pay the application fee through credit/debit card or internet banking.

Application fee: The application fee for PhD programs is Rs 350/-.

Contact details

In case of any queries any time during the admission process, the candidates may connect with the ICFAI University Nagaland through any of the following channels.

6th Mile, Sovima Village,
Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112
Email ID: admissions@iunagaland.edu.in, registrar@iunagaland.edu.in
Phone: +91 9436531165, 8729880506, 7640902799
Website: https://www.iunagaland.edu.in/, https://www.icfaiuniversity.in/IUNAGALAND/index.html

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