Periyar University, Salem (Tamil Nadu) is inviting applications from eligible candidates for admission into M.Phil and Ph.D. Programs for the academic year 2011-2012. The courses are offered in full-time and part-time mode. The research programs are also offered at various affiliated Colleges / Research Institutions of Periyar University for which admission will be through the notification issued by Periyar University. Following are details such as programs, number of seats, eligibility and application procedure:
M.Phil and Ph.D Programs are offered in the departments of Tamil, English, Commerce, Geology, Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Food Science, Biotechnology, Journalism and Mass Communications, Microbiology, Psychology, Sociology and Management Studies (PRIMS).
Interested candidates can obtain application forms from The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem-11. Application cost is Rs. Rs.300/- (Rs.150/- for SC/ST/PH candidates). Fee should be paid in the form of DD drawn in favour of 'The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem' payable at Salem. Request for applications should carry DD, envelope in the prescribed form and a separate request for each program if want to apply for more than one program.
Candidates appearing for final semester / year examination of qualifying degree can also apply. Registration for the programs is available four times in a year, January, April, July, October. Last date for submission of filled in application forms is 16th August 2011. Periyar University is providing separate hostel facility for both boys and girls in the campus. More details can be obtained from the University website www.periyaruniversity.ac.in.