Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2018-19 – Calcutta University has released admission notice for eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Programme in Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, for the session 2018-2019. Interested and eligible candidates who have checked and read the complete instruction about the eligibility criteria, application and selection process can fill their Application Form. Candidates can check the details of Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2018 such as application form, eligibility criteria and other information on this page below.

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Calcutta University Ph.D. Admission 2018

Calcutta University has released admission notice for eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Programme in Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, for the session 2018-2019. Before applying, candidates must ensure eligibility criteria carefully.

Schedule for the Calcutta University 2018 is given below.

Event Date
Last date of submission of application form 10 Apr 2018
Date of Written Test 21 Apr 2018
Declaration of Result 24 Apr 2018
Date of Interview 28 Apr 2018
Publication of List of qualified candidates Second week of May 2018

Application Form

The candidates can download the application form from the Calcutta University website for the admission test and interview and submit the same along with the application fee of Rs. 100/- in the proper challan obtainable from the University cash counter to the department.

Filled in application forms, accompanied by the counterpart of a challan (obtainable from the Cash Counter of the University at the College Street campus) of Rs.100/- should be submitted to the office of the Department of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor) 87/1 College Street, Kolkata -700073 on all working days. The challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Department before deposition of fees at Cash Counter of the University.

Document to be attached along with application form

  • Self-attested copies of Mark Sheets are to be attached with the application form.
  • Original documents may be asked for as and when required by the appropriate authority.
  • Employed candidates are required to submit a copy of the no-objection certificate from their present employer.

Reservation

A number of seats for the Ph. D. programme for 2018-2019 is 10 (Ten).

Reservation of SC/ST/PH/OBC etc will be as per 100 points roster applicable as per the rules of the West Bengal Higher Education Institutions (reservation in admission) rules, 2013

Selection Procedure

Admissions of Calcutta University will be made on the basis of a written test, of three hours duration followed by an interview. Candidates with NET/SET/M. Phil will not be required to appear in the written test but need to appear in the interview.

Scheme of Exam

Written test of Calcutta University for Ph.D. Programme will be held on the following basis:

  • 1st Paper – General Studies (MCQ); 80 Marks; Duration: 50 minutes
  • 2nd Paper – Library & Information Science (MCQ); 60 Marks; Duration: 40 minutes
  • 3rd Paper – Library & Information Science (Descriptive); 60 Marks; Duration: 90 minutes

Candidates must obtain qualifying marks in each paper (General – 60% marks, OBC-A & OBC-B – 54% marks and SC/ST/PH – 45% marks) to qualify for the interview.

Result

The list of qualified candidates for the enrolment to the Ph.D. programme for the session 2018-19 will be published on the Departmental Notice Board.

Official Website of Calcutta University: www.caluniv.ac.in.

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