ADMISSION TO Ph.D (2014)
In Youth Development (Inter Disciplinary)
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) invites applications for admission to the full time Ph.D programmes in the areas of Gender Studies, Local Governance, Life Skills Education and Development Studies.
Eligibility: Master’s Degree in the above mentioned Areas/ Social Sciences / Humanities with minimum of 55% marks or equivalent CGPA (50% for SC/ST/Differently abled category). For part time Ph.D two years of work experience in the relevance field is mandatory.
Candidates with M.Phil/JRF/NET/SLET are exempted from entrance examination, however, have to appear for the interview.
RGNIYD FELLOWSHIP: The Institute offers fellowships to limited number of meritorious candidates for pursuing full time Ph.D @ Rs.13,000/- P.M plus contingency grant.
SELECTION PROCEDURE: Based on the performance in the Entrance Test and Personal Interview conducted by the Institute. Reservation of seats and relaxation of marks will be as per Government of India Rules.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The duly filled in application form with all the requisite enclosures should be submitted along with the demand draft for Rs.500/- towards application fees. Demand Draft must be drawn on a nationalised bank in favour of The Director, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, payable at Sriperumbudur.
The candidate must enclose the attested copies of the following documents along with the duly filled in application form. Original documents should be produced only at the time of interview.
* Proof of Date of Birth * Mark Statement of UG, PG and M.Phil degrees
* Eligibility certificate of JRF/NET/SLET * Community Certificate
Last date for the submission of the application form is : 14.08.2014
The duly filled in applications should reach the address given below:
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development
(Institute of National Importance by the Act of Parliament No.35/2012)
Sriperumbudur – 602105, Tamil Nadu
Phone : (091)044 – 27163942, Fax No. 044 – 27163227
For more information, visit: http://rgniyd.gov.in/content/phd-admission-notification-2014-0