Hyderabad: Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad, a Central University, is inviting applications for PhD Programmes.
PhD Programmes are available in the following subjects: Urdu, English, Hindi, Arabic, Persian, Translation Studies; Women Studies, Public Administration, Political Science, Social Work, Islamic Studies, History, Economics, Sociology; Education; Journalism & Mass Communication; Management, Commerce, Mathematics, Zoology, and Computer Science.
Qualifications: Candidates seeking admission to the Ph.D. programs shall have a Master’s degree in the concerned subject or an allied subject (as notified by the Department/Center concerned) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in a point scale in case of grading system.
Financial Assistance to research scholars: The University provides the UGC scholarship of Rs. 8000/- p.m. for regular PhD Research Scholars. Apart from this Rs. 8000/- will be given as contingency amount per annum. These scholarships are provided 36 months for regular PhD scholars only. These Scholarships are awarded to those Scholars who have 75% attendance and follow the rules/regulations of the University. All financial assistance will depend on the UGC and University rules and the availability of funds.
Entrance Test: The University shall admit candidates to Ph.D. Program through a two stage process, an entrance test and an Interview. The duration of the written test shall be two hours.
A candidate must secure at least 50% marks in the written test and also 50% marks in the interview to qualify for the admission to PhD program.
Entrance Test Exemption for admission to research programs: Candidates who have qualified UGC/CSIR-JRF/NET/ valid GATE score/SLET/ teacher fellowship holder or have been awarded MPhil. Degree in concerned subject are exempted from written test.
Key Dates: The last date for submission of Online Application is 26 March 2018 for programmes.
For further details about eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer the Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad.