Ph.D.

Course Start Date
01 September 2020

Course End Date
31 July 2023

Duration
3 Years

Last Date to Apply

05 June 2020

Programme Details

Objective

JSGP is a research-driven school and is dedicated to generating ideas and knowledge about, and practices of democratized development. JSGP is engaging with the contemporary policy environment, which demand new imaginations, new methodologies and revitalised ethics. Through national and international collaborations, it promotes interdisciplinary studies, joint teaching and research programmes, and develops comparative perspective on global policy issues. JSGP offer students a well-grounded theoretical education and exposes them to the field in both rural and urban contexts and actual institutional mechanisms. JSGP regularly invite academicians, activists, senior civil servants, politicians, NGOs workers, policymakers from UN and other international organisations to deliver lectures and interact with students and faculty.

Broad areas of Research

  • Urban Studies
  • Public Health
  • Law and institutions
  • Governance and Public Institutions
  • Mechanism Design and Auctions
  • Banking and Monetary policy
  • Rural Studies
  • Programme Evaluation
  • Industrial Economics, Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Gender Studies

Eligibility Criterion

  • Master’s Degree in a discipline relevant to the proposed research with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade.
  • Applicants with more than 3 years industry/ teaching/ practicing/ managerial/ professional experience will be given preference.

 

  • Relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/Differently-Abled categories or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.

Categories of Admission

Applicants shall be admitted to the Ph.D Program under one of the following categories:

 

  • Full-time Ph.D Student(with or without fellowship)

 “means a person enrolled in the Ph.D Program devoting full-time to completing the requirements of the degree.”

 

  • Part-Time Ph.D Student (without fellowship)

“means a person who is registered in the Ph.D Program devoting part of his/ her time for completing the requirements of the degree while discharging other employment obligations.”

Application Procedure

Selection Procedure

Duration of Course

The minimum and maximum period of study and research shall be three (3) years and Six (6) years respectively from the date of registration of the student.

Credit Requirement & Course Work Details

JSGP

ODS courses

Credit

Core course from the School (Any two)

Credit

N

E

T

 

C

R

E

D

I

T

S

Quantitative Research Methods

3

Core Course 1

2

Qualitative research Methods

3

Core Course 2

2

Academic Writing

3

Core Course 3

2

Research and Publication Ethics

2

 

 

 

 

 Total (Core Course)Credit

 

 

Electives

 

 

 

Coursework in the area of specialization 1

3

 

 

Coursework in the area of specialization 2

3

Total (ODS) Credits

11

Total Credits(Core Course  + Core Course)

10

21

Fee structure & fellowship Details

Timeline

Important Dates

Dates

Spring

Fall

Last Date to apply

10th Oct

5th June 2020

Research Aptitude Test

31st Oct

15th June

Interview Dates

1st Nov – 15th Nov

16th – 25th June

Final List of Shortlisted candidates

1st Dec

1st July

Admission Helpline

Contact Person

Email ID

Mobile No

Ms Serena Thomas

sthomas@jgu.edu.in

+91 – 8396907333

 

Admission Helpline

Mr. Hemant Prakash Sharma
Deputy Director, Admissions and Outreach
M : +91-8396907494

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