National University of Educational Planning and Administration New Delhi
(MHRD, govt of India), 17-B, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi
Admission notice 2010-11
M. Phil., Ph.D., part-time Ph.D. Programme
The national university of educational planning and administration (NUEPA), a premier organization of its kind in South Asia, is engaged in capacity building and research in educational policy, planning and administration.
NUEPA, which is fully maintained by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, govt of India, offers M.Phil., fulltime, Ph.D. and part-time Ph.D. programmes in educational policy, planning and administration from a broader interdisciplinary social science perspective
The research programmes of NUEPA cover all levels and types of education from both national and international development perspectives
NUEPA invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to its M.Phil., Ph.D. and part-time Ph.D. programmes for the year 2010-11
While selecting the candidates for admission, NUEPA will follow all mandatory provisions in the reservation policy of the Government of India. Admissions to M.Phil., Ph.D. and part-time Ph.D programmes will be made purely on the basis of merit following the prescribed criteria of the University
Fellowship: Candidates admitted for M.Phil., full-time Ph.D. will be provided fellowship by the University. The NET qualified candidates, who have been awarded junior research fellowships by the UGC and who fulfill the required qualifications, are encouraged to apply
Full-time programmes: A candidate seeking admission to the M.Phil., Ph.D. programmes shall have a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST candidates and persons with disabilities) or its equivalent grade in Master's degree in education, social sciences and allied disciplines from a recognized university. Candidates possessing Master's degree in other areas may also be considered if he/she has proven record of work/publication in the area of educational policy, planning and administration
A candidate seeking admission to Ph.D. programme shall have an M.Phil. degree in an area closely related to educational planning and administration and/or exceptionally brilliant academic record coupled with publications of high quality
M.Phil. graduates of NUEPA will be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme after due scrutiny by a selection/ admission committee, if they obtain a FGPA of 6 or above on the ten point scale. This will be applicable for all admissions from 2008 onwards
Part-time programme: Candidate seeking admission to part-time Ph.D. programme is required to meet the following criteria (i) should possess the educational qualifications as required; (ii) currently, should be in full-time employment; (iii) should be a senior level educational functionary with a minimum of five years work experience in teaching, educational planning and administration
Mode of selection: University reserves the right to decide the number of seats to be filled in the year 2010-11; the criteria for screening of applications; and the selection procedure of candidates for admission to its M.Phil., Ph.D. programmes. The mode of selection of candidates will be as under
(i) Initial short-listing of applications will be carried out on the basis of relevance and quality of the brief write-up (in the prescribed format) in the proposed area of research to be submitted along with the application form;
(ii) Short-listed candidates will be subjected to second level of screening through which the University will assess their motivation and potential.
How to apply: Candidates may apply in the prescribed form for admission to M.Phil., Ph.D. programmes of the University along with three copies of the brief write-up (in the prescribed format) on the proposed research topic of a contemporary issue within the broad framework of educational policy, planning and administration.
For further details, please refer to the M.Phil.-Ph.D. prospectus, 2010-11 of the University
The application form can be obtained from NUEPA by remitting a sum of Rs. 200/- (Rs.100/- for SC/ST candidates) by demand draft in favour of Registrar, NUEPA, payable at New Delhi if required by post or purchased in person. The Prospectus can be downloaded from our website: www.nuepa.org and demand draft of Rs.200/- (Rs.100/- for SC/ST candidates) should be attached with the application at the time of submission to NUEPA.
Last date of application: Application should reach the Registrar, NUEPA, 17-B, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi-110016 on or before 20th April 2010
For further details, visit our website www.nuepa.org