University of Calcutta, also known as Calcutta University, West Bengal, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission into PhD (Doctorate of Philosophy) programme, to be offered in the ensuing academic session 2011-12. Admission will be made on the basis of the candidates' performance in the admission test, followed by an interview of the selected candidates.
Note: NET/SET/M Phil exam qualified candidates, are exempted from appearing in the admission test but are required to qualify in the interview. However, they should also apply, latest by October 20, 2011 as per the instructions given below.
Date of exam
October 25, 2011 (at 12.00 noon)
N/A (for further details, candidates are advised to visit the University’s official website: http://www.caluniv.ac.in/)
See the prospectus
How to apply
Interested candidates can download the prescribed application form from the University’s official website: http://www.caluniv.ac.in/. The application fee is Rs. 100 which is to be paid through proper challan obtainable from the University cash counter. The challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Department before deposition of fees at the cash counter of the University. The duly filled in application form, along with the counterpart of challan and requisite documents, should be submitted to the office of the Department of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor), 87/1 College Street, Kolkata -700073, latest by October 20, 2011 (on all working days between 12 noon to 4 pm). For more information about admission and application procedure, candidates are requested to visit the University’s aforementioned official website.
Last date of submission of application form
October 20, 2011