Ph.D in Lib & Information Science
Kochi: Applications are invited by University of Calcutta from suitable candidates for the Ph.D programme in Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, for the session 2015-2016.
The candidates should download the ‘application form’ from the link: http://www.caluniv.ac.in/admission/phd_libsc/form.pdf for the admission test and interview and submit the same along with the application fee of Rs. 100/- in the proper challan obtainable from the Calcutta University cash counter to the department.
Filled in application forms, accompanied by the counterpart of a challan (obtainable from the Cash Counter of the University at the College Street campus) of Rs.100/- should be submitted to the office of the Department of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor) 87/1 College Street, Kolkata -700073 on all working days between 12 Noon to 4 PM.
The last date for receiving application forms is 20th November, 2015.
Candidates qualified in NET/SET/M. Phil exam, are not required to appear in the admission test but need to qualify in the interview.
Date and time of Admission test – 29th November, 2015 at 12:00 Noon
Admission test will be held on the following basis:
1st paper – General Studies (MCQ); 80 Marks; Duration: 50 min
2nd Paper – Library & Information Science (MCQ); 60 Marks; Duration: 40 min
3rd Paper – Subjective Questions on Library & Information Science; 60 Marks; Duration: 90 min.
(Each candidate must obtain 50% marks as qualification marks for each paper)
The result of written test will be put up on the notice board of the department on 4th December, 2015.
The interview of the candidates comprised of applicants with NET/SET/M. Phil and qualified candidates in the written test will be held on 8th December, 2015 from 2:00 PM in the Department.
The list of qualified candidates for the enrolment to the PhD programme for the session 2015-16 will be published on the Departmental Notice Board in Last week of December, 2015.
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