Step 1: Fill the online application through the JGU website at (https://admissions.jgu.edu.in/phd). Documents required while filling the online application form
i) A statement of purpose (SOP) explaining the reason for planning to pursue PhD degree from Jindal Global University (around 1000-1500 words)
ii) Copies of transcript (Masters, Bachelor, class 12th & class 10th )
iii) An updated Curriculum Vitae (CV)
iv) A concise & coherent copy of research proposal (1500-2500 words) from proposed area of research. It should include central issues or questions that researcher intend to address. It should outline the general area of study within which the proposed research falls, referring to the current state of knowledge and any recent debates on the topic generally known as review of literature.
Step 2: Appear in an online Research Entrance Examination conducted by JGU. The syllabus of the entrance test shall consist of 50% of research methodology and 50% shall be subject-specific questions.
Note: Entrance Examination exemption (as per the concerned JGU school requirement) to those Applicants who have qualified UGC/CSIR/ JRF/NET/SLET (Haryana State) or any other similar examination.
Step 3: Post successful research entrance exam, candidate has to appear for an Interview with the School Doctoral Committee (SDC). Candidate has to present his/her tentative research idea referring the current state of knowledge & recent development from the proposed area of research.
JGU has limited seats (maximum up to 2 scholars each school / institute per year) to admit scholars on a full-time basis under the JGU fellowship scheme. Please find below the details of the JGU fellowship scheme applicable w. e. f. 01/02/2020 to the JGU Ph.D. scholar:
|Particulars||Full-time Ph.D. Candidate with or without fellowship||Part-time Ph.D. Candidate||In Service JGU Staff|
|Registration Fee||Rs 10,000/-||Rs 10,000/-||Rs 10,000/-|
|Institute amenities security deposit(refundable)||Rs 10,000/-||Rs 10,000/-||NIL|
|Semester Fee (till 4th year of Ph.D. Registration)||Rs 25,000/-||Rs 50,000/-||Rs 33,500/-|
|Semester Fee (5th year onwards of Ph.D. Registration)||Rs 50,000/-||Rs 100,000/-||Rs 67,500/-|
|Dissertation Submission Fee||Rs 5000/-||Rs 5000/-||Rs 5000/-|
|The fees will be subject to changes as decided by the University from time to time|
Note: JGBS (Jindal Global Business School) and JSIA (Jindal School of International Affair) don’t accept admission in spring semester. If any candidate apply then their application will be considered for fall semester only
A regular full-time research scholar shall attend classes on a regular basis till completion of the course work (one year).
A part-time/ sponsored research scholar shall spend a minimum of 7 days during a semester to seek professional guidance from his/ her Supervisor/ Co-Supervisor and/ or avail the library/ laboratory facilities.
University Doctoral Committee(UDC) has powers to allow an overseas candidate to do Residency in his/ her City provided the University has some kind of collaboration with the University/ Institute concerned.