Thursday, May 2, 2013
Tata Institute of Social Sciences,
2nd floor S.R Sankaran block, AMR-APARD, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500030
Applications have been invited for admission to the following programmes at TISS Hyderabad for the year 2013-14.
Integrated MPhil & PhD in Women's Studies and Education
Direct PhD in Women's Studies and Social Sciences
Executive PG Diploma in Human Resources Management
For Integrated MPhil and PhD Programmes:
The minimum academic qualification for admission to the MPhil programme is a Second Class Master’s or equivalent degree in the relevant subject awarded by a recognised university in India or abroad, with at least an average of 55 per cent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.5 under the seven-point grade system of the University Grants Commission (UGC), India. In the case of Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates, the minimum eligibility is an average of 50 per cent of aggregate marks, or a grade point average of 3.05.
For Direct PhD Programmes:
Those who have an MPhil or equivalent degree awarded by a recognised university in India or abroad;
For Exe. PG Diploma:
Candidate should have a Bachelor's Degree (Mandatory requirements - 15years formal education), in any discipline of a recognized University, with 50% of marks (40% for Scheduled Castes [SCs], Scheduled Tribes[STs] and OBS.
Or a Post Graduate degree (Mandatory requirements - 15years formal education), in any discipline and at least three years of work experience after graduation in managerial or supervisory category, preferably in personal / administration department.
Age under 40 years as on June 1, 2013. However, in special cases, this limit may be relaxed.
Cash Deposit in any SBI Branch using the prescribed challan: Rs. 1,000 + Bank Charges.
The DD has to be drawn in favour of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, payable at Hyderabad.
MPhil & PhD:
Candidates can download the hardcopies of the application form from the link:
Fill it and submit to TISS. Submission of a research proposal is a compulsory requirement for admission to the Direct PhD Programme. A research proposal consisting of approximately 1,000 words should accompany the application form keeping in mind the following points:
Specification of the broad field of study:
Introduction to the specific problem of interest (Current issues, importance and rationale for the study)
Research / Work experience in that area, if you have any.
Reading that you have done in this area of interest.
Objectives, methods and scope of the proposed study.
Applicants of Integrated MPhil and PhD Programmes should refer to the application form for details regarding submission of a mandatory document: ‘Purpose of Study’.
Exe. PG Diploma:
Applications can be downloaded from the link:
The Application form along with DD should be posted to Regional Manager, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, 2 nd floor S.R Sankaran block, AMR-APARD, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad-500030.
Last date for submission of application for all courses by post is May 31st, 2013.
For details, see the link: http://www.campus.tiss.edu
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