Ph.D in Statistics at Calcutta Uty
Kochi: The University of Calcutta has invited applications for admission to Ph.D Programme in Statistics. The admission procedure consists of a written test followed by an interview for candidates successful in the same. Those who have cleared UGC/CSIR (JRF) examinations/ NET / SET (Mathematical Sciences) / GATE (Mathematics) or hold DST INSPIRE Fellowship/ Teachers’ Fellowship or have obtained M.Phil. degree in Statistics and allied subjects or M. Tech. (QR&OR) degree of ISI prior to the application deadline will be exempted from the written examination but will have to appear in the interview.
Total number of seats: 15 seats
Eligibility: Candidates with M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Statistics and allied subjects from any UGC recognized University/Institute with 55% marks in aggregate (SC /ST/OBC with 50% marks) are eligible to apply for admission in the Ph.D. programme.
(a) In case of candidates from other Universities, admission for the Ph.D. Programme will proceed after determination of equivalence by the relevant University body and fulfillment of the admission criteria.
(b) Foreign students will be required to produce clearance from the government of India and /or other appropriate authorities, if any, for admission to the Ph.D. Programme. Enrolment in the Ph. D. Programme may be allowed to only such foreign nationals as have obtained and are holding research visa.
(c) The non-creamy layer certificate has to be submitted by OBC candidates seeking admission under the reserved category.
How to apply:
Application forms may be downloaded from the university website http://www.caluniv.ac.in/admission/CU_RET_Form.pdf. The filled in application form together with self attested copies of academic documents and reservation certificates should be submitted at the departmental office between 12 noon and 3:00 p.m. on all working days within the above mentioned deadline, after payment of the prescribed application fee of Rs. 100/- .
Last date of submission of application form : January 30, 2017
Date of common written test : February 15, 2017(12 noon - 3 p.m.)
Result of common written test : February 28, 2017
Date of Interview : March 7, 2017 (from 12 noon)
Date of publication of selection list : March 15 , 2017
For more details, visit http://www.caluniv.ac.in/admission/phd-stat-16-17.pdf