Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
START DATE - END DATE
11th Jun, 2019 - 14th Aug, 2019
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, also known as Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) was established in the year 2007 by the Government of the NCT of Delhi through an Act of the Delhi Legislature. The University started functioning in August 2008. It is a Unitary Non-affiliating one whose main focus is on undergraduate and postgraduate courses and on research in the Humanities and the Social Sciences. For more details check, Ambedkar University Courses
Ambedkar University Delhi invites Applications for admission to Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Research Programs for the academic year. All M.Phil. And Ph.D. students will be entitled to a stipend. The M.Phil. Program will be for a duration of 2 years and the Ph.D. Program for a duration of 3 years. The admission process for each program begins on a separate date and the Application Forms can be filled either online through the University website, or offline from the AUD campus.
Know more about Ambedkar University Admission 2019
Online & Offline Both
11th Jun, 2019 - 14th Aug, 2019
|Registration||11th Jun - 08th Jul , 2019|
|Display the lists of eligible applicants to all the MPhil/PhD programmes for entrance examination.||09th Jul, 2019|
|Date of Entrance Examination||10th Jul - 02nd Aug , 2019|
|Interviews||10th Jul - 14th Aug , 2019|
The University offers following specializations under the M.Phil./ Ph.D. Program:-
The University offers following additional specializations under the Ph.D. Program:-
For all Programs: Candidates should have secured a minimum of 55% marks for General Category and 50% marks in case of SC/ ST/ PWD category, in a professional or a Master’s degree in the respective or related subject from a recognised University.
For Development Studies: Candidates must fulfill any of the following conditions:
For Ph.D. Human Ecology: Candidates must either have an M.Phil. Degree or those holding M.Sc./M.A must have displayed special aptitude such as completion of a research thesis (or project of comparable scope) or scholarly publication(s) from a recognised University.
For M.Phil. to Ph.D.: Students completing the prescribed 18 credits of M. Phil. course work may apply for admission to Ph.D. If they have completed the prescribed course work securing an overall grade average of A Minus.
There is a common Application Form for both the programs. You can either fill the form online on the University website, or offline (on-campus) at the AUD Campus at Kashmere Gate. Following is the procedure to apply for online admissions:
Step 1: Visit the official website of the University.
Step 2: Click on “Admission” button on the home page.
Step 3: Select the program of your choice and click on ‘Online Application Form’.
Step 4: Click on New User Registration and create your login details.
Step 5: You should then login with that password and start filling up the Application Form. There will be three pages in your application:
Page 1- Personal Information
Page 2- Qualifying Exam Information
Page 3- Other Information (After Preview Proceed for Payment Option through DD/Cash/Online
Page 4- Payment of Fees
Step 6: Fill in the required personal and educational details, and upload your photograph. The photograph should be less than 50 kb in size and not greater than 200 x 200 pixels in dimensions.
Step 7: At the last step, you will be required to make the payment for Application fee of Rs.600 in case of General Category and Rs. 300 in case of SC/ ST/ PWD category, for every M.Phil./ Ph.D. Program you apply for. It can be done either in cash, via Demand Draft or online payment.
Step 8: Review the filled in Application Form and make the necessary changes, if any. You must then click on the “submit” button, and make the final submission of your Application Form.
Step 9: Take a print out of the filled in Application Form. You must submit the Research Proposal in hard copy along with completed online form to the following address either by post or by hand, on or before the last date of applying:
“Address to -Concern school/center”
Delhi Kashmere Gate Campus,
Delhi – 110006
For all Programs: The selection for all programs will be based on the following distribution:-
For M.Phil. Development Practice: Candidates will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test followed by a Group Discussion and Interview. The Entrance Exam will be for a total of 50 marks. The test will be for a duration of 1 hours and 45 minutes. The paper will have 3 sections:
For Women and Gender Studies, Hindi and History: Candidates will be selected on the basis of Research Proposal, Entrance Exam and Interview.
Part 1: The written exam will carry 50 marks and shall have 3 questions of 15, 15, and 20 marks each. It will be held for a duration of two hours.
Part 2: The Research Proposal will carry 25 marks. It will be checked for plagiarism in which case it may get rejected. The proposal should have around 1500-2000 words only. You must upload a soft copy (in pdf or word format only) of the proposal along with the online form. A hard copy of the research proposal must also be submitted along with the printed copy of the filled online application form at the University address.
Part 3: The interview will also carry 25 marks.
For Ph.D. Human Ecology: It will have essay questions addressing contemporary issues at the interface of environment and human society. Candidate must have an ability to respond to the questions from a broad social sciences perspective. The expected reading material will be made available beforehand.
You must be able to score a minimum of 55% marks to have a Satisfactory Performance, in Proposal Assessment, Entrance Test and Interview combined for General Category with an appropriate relaxation for SC/ ST/ PWD Categories.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College