Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU) in collaboration with Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS ) is issuing Application forms for Admission into M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes in Development Studies for the academic year 2013-14 in accordance with the guidelines issued by the UGC in June 2009. The M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes are offered in the subjects - Commerce, Development Statistics, Economics, Geography, Political Science & Public Administration and Sociology.
Those who wish to apply for M.Phil and Ph.D should be a Master’s Degree holder with 55 percent marks in Social Sciences and admission is based on Entrance Test and Interview. The Entrance Test will be conducted on March 17. Candidates qualified in UGC Test or any National level Test for JRF, M.Phil Degree holders from any recognized University and FIP (UGC) candidates are exempted from the entrance Test for Ph.D Admission.
How to apply :
The Application form for the M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes can be obtained from Office of the Director, Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS) on payment of Rs.100/- either in cash or through D.D. drawn in favour of Director, CESS. Application form and other guidelines can also be downloaded from CESS website www.cess.ac.in . Further details can be had from the Programme Co-ordinator, CESS on telephone 2340 2789, 2341 6780.
Submission of filled-in application form with a Registration Fee for Rs 500/- by Cash or D.D at CESS office located at Nizamia Observatory Campus, Begumpet, Hyderabad before February 22.