M.A. in Development Studies at IIT Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, Assam-781039, has invited applications for admission to the M.A. in Development Studies at the Institute on full time basis.
Eligibility: Applicant must hold a Bachelor's (10+2+3) degree (Major/ Honours) or equivalent from a recognized University, in any discipline, with a minimum of either 50% marks or 5.0 CPI in a 10-point scale (a minimum of either 45% marks or 4.5 CPI in a 10-point scale for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates) in major/honours only.
Those without Major/Honours courses, must have the concerned degree with a minimum either 50% aggregate marks or 5.0 CPI in a 10-point scale (a minimum of either 45% aggregate marks or 4.5 CPI in a 10-point scale for SC/ ST/ PwD category candidates).
Admissions will be made two categories. In the Regular and Full Time category, students will be admitted based on the performance in the written test and / or interview conducted by the concerned academic department/ center, academic credential of the candidates, etc.
In the Sponsored & Full Time category, students are sponsored (with salary and study leave for 24 months) by a recognized R&D organization, academic institution, governmental organization, NGO, development agency, or industry. They are not entitled to receive any financial assistance from the Institute. Candidate under this category must be a regular employee of his/her organization with at least 2 years of experience at the time of admission and be engaged in professional work in the discipline in which admission is sought. They should submit Sponsorship Letter in prescribed format from the employer along with the application. The final admission to the candidates under this category is based on the performance in the written test and/ or interview conducted by the concerned academic department/ center, academic credentials of the candidates, etc.
There are 60 seats for the Program. Reservation will be as per rules.
Applications can be submitted online at the Admissions link at https://www.iitg.ac.in/ (News and Announcements), latest by 5 pm on April 12, 2021.
Application Fee is Rs.150/- for Females/ Transgender/ SC/ ST/ PwD applicants and Rs.300/- for all others, to be paid online.
For details, visit https://www.iitg.ac.in/