BRAOU Hyderabad MPhil Admission 2016, BRAOU Hyderabad Phd Admission 2016, BR Ambedkar Open University Admissions 2016

BRAOU Hyderabad MPhil and PhD Admission 2016 Notification and Dates

BRAOU Hyderabad opens admission to MPhil and PhD 2016

Dr. B.R Ambedkar Open University invites applications from eligible candidates for admission into M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes in English, Hindi, Telugu, Business Management, Commerce, Education, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology, Economics, History, Library and Information Science, Political Science, Public Administration and Sociology for the Academic Year 2016-17



The Programmes are organised in collaboration with Centre for Economics and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad

M.Phil and Ph.D

The Programmes are offered in the following subjects: English, Hindi, Telugu, Business Management, Commerce, Education, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology, Economics, History, Library & Information Science, Political Science, Public Administration and Sociology

Eligibility 

A candidate should possess Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized university, with a minimum of 55% (50% in the case of SC/ST candidates) of marks for admission into both M.Phil and PhD programmes

Admission Procedure for BRAOU

Admission into M.Phil/Ph.D programme shall be through an Entrance Examination (Written Test) followed by an interview

However, the applicants qualified at the UGC/CSIR/JRF/NET/SLET/M.Phil/GATE tests are exempted from appearing for the entrance test

However, they need to face the interview

Medium 

The medium of instruction and examination for M.Phil/ Ph.D., entrance test, course work and writing dissertation/ thesis shall be English only; in case of languages, the medium of instruction and other activities shall be in the language concerned



Duration of the Programme for BRAOU

i) The minimum period of study for PhD shall be three years from the date of admission, out of which one semester is allotted to the course work and remaining period is for the writing the thesis
ii) However, for the candidates admitted with M.Phil degree, the minimum period for submission of thesis is two years only; the maximum period allowed is five years in both the cases
iii) The candidate who could not complete the program within the stipulated period, may be given an extension of not more than one year, if warranted by the merits of the case

Payment of Fee 

The candidate has to pay an amount of Rs 10,000/- per annum for two years for M.Phil towards tuition fee and Rs.1000/- towards admission fee; in addition to this, the Science students having practical component have to bear the cost of consumables/ field work/ hiring of equipments etc.

The candidate who could not submit the dissertation within the maximum period prescribed will be allowed for an extension of the period for one more year on the payment of Rs.2000/-

M.Phil candidate who could not complete the programme, within the maximum period prescribed and one year extended period is permitted to re-register for the programme by paying an amount of Rs.10,000/- towards re-registration fee

M.Phil candidate has to pay an amount of Rs.5000/- at the time of submission of dissertation towards adjudication fee

How to Apply

The candidates can download the Application-cum-Prospectus for M.Phil and PhD programmes from the university website www.braou.ac.in and submit the filled in application form along with photo copies of certificates of the qualifying examination with marks memos and a Demand Draft for Rs.500/- drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of "The Registrar, Dr. B.R Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad"

Separate applications have to be submitted for M.Phil and PhD programmes if the candidate wants to apply for both

The filled in applications should reach the Director (Student Services), Dr. BRAOU, Road, No.46, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-500033 on or before 25th May 2016

All the updates will be available in the website www.cess.ac.in

Important Dates (Tentative) for BRAOU

Last Date for Sale and Submission of Application Forms: 25th May 2016 (05.00 PM)

PhD Entrance Examination on 21st June 2016 at 10.00 AM

M.Phil Entrance Examination on 21st June 2016 at 02.00 PM

DR. B.R Ambedkar Open University

Prof. G. Ram Reddy Marg, Road No.46, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-500033, Website www.braou.ac.in