Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has announced notification for admission into M.Phil., Ph.D. programmes through entrance examination which will be held on 29th September, 2012. Applicants should have PG in relevant disciplines with minimum 55 percent marks in aggregate. Candidates must have qualified in M.Phil. / JEST of DAE / NET / GATE with minimum 5 years of Teaching / Practical / Industry / Professional experience in related field for appearing in the entrance examination.
Admissions into Ph.D. programmes (in the following subjects) are open now: Agriculture Extension, Child Development, Nutritional Sciences, Dairy Science and Technology, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Education, Gender and Development Studies, Civil Engineering, Women’s Studies, Hindi, English, Inter-Disciplinary and Trans - disciplinary Studies, Nursing, Commerce, Physics, Management, Life Sciences, Chemistry, Geology, Geography, Bio-Chemistry, Tourism and Hospitality, Translation Studies, Distance Education and Vocational Education and Training.
Admissions into M.Phil programmes : Translation Studies and Distance Education.
Prescribed application forms can be downloaded from website : www.ignou.ac.in. Filled in application form along with all relevant documents and DD for Rs.1000 drawn in favor of IGNOU and payable at New Delhi should be sent to the Director, Research Unit at the university headquarters at Maidan Garhi. Last date for the submission of completed application form is 7th September, 2012. Venue for the examination is IGNOU Head Quarters, New Delhi.