Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) has invited applications for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme for the academic year 2022-23 in Law and Allied Subjects.
The University offers full time PhD Degree Programme in Law. The University also offers Full time/Part time Interdisciplinary Research with Law in different disciplines- Management/Allied Areas (which includes Commerce/Business Studies/ Management/ Public Policy and other associated subjects); Social Work; Sociology/Allied Areas; Political Science; Economics/Allied Areas (which includes Commerce/Business Studies/ Management/ Public Policy and other associated subjects); Physics/Allied Areas; Botany/Allied Areas.
The suitability of the topic and eligibility of the candidate will be determined by the availability of the Supervisor/research facility/appropriateness of the research proposal to be accepted by the Law University.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicant should have a Master’s degree or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate (50% for SC/ST/OBC/DA and other categories of candidates and for those who had obtained their Master's degree prior to 19th September, 1991) or its equivalent grade or an equivalent degree. Those with M.Phil. Degree are also eligible for admission to PhD programme.
Selection: Selection process will consist of (i) Admission Test (UGC NET/JRF and MPhil Passed Candidates shall be exempted) to be held on 11.6.2022 and (ii) Presentation of the proposed research before the Departmental Research Committee (DRC) to be held in the first week of July, 2022 for those qualifying the entrance test with 50% score.
The duration of the admission test will be 2 hours. It will have 2 papers with a total of 100 Multiple Choice Questions- Paper I: Research Methodology & English (50 Questions) Paper II: Subject Awareness- Domain Knowledge (50 Questions).
Presentation has to be done for 15 minutes.
Application: Application can be filled online at the link provided in the admission Notification at https://www.gnlu.ac.in/ (Academics> Academic Programs > Ph.D) latest by June 5, 2022. Application fee of Rs. 4,000/- can be paid online.
The hard copy of the filled-in admission form along with all the relevant certificates should reach ‘The Registrar, Gujarat National Law University, Knowledge Corridor, Koba, Koba (Sub P. O.), Gandhinagar, Gujarat – 382426’ by post latest by Wednesday, 08 June 2022 in a cover marked as ‘Application for Admission to the PhD Programme’.
For details, visit https://www.gnlu.ac.in/