12-18-2014, 07:02 PM
University of Calcutta announces admission to the PhD in English under the department of English language and literature. The program will start in January 2015.
Last date applies: December 22, 2014
Admission to the doctoral program in English, Department of English Language and
Literature, University of Calcutta:
English Department, University of Calcutta invites applications for Ph.D.
program. Candidates should apply in the prescribed proforma. Application Form
downloaded from the website CU and filled in form should be sent to the head,
Dept of English (Asutosh building staff room) after payment of Rs 100 on CU cash
The last date for submission of applications is December 22, 2014.
A written admission test will be held on January 15, 2015 at 12 pm. Duration: 3
hours. Full marks: 100. Literary Essay: 50 marks, literary terms: 20 marks, literary
Theory and criticism: 30 Mark.
The list of qualified candidates appear in the billboard Ministry.
Those who qualify in the written test must appear for an interview (date shall
announced later.) Candidates who appear for the interview must submit a 500 words
proposal or statement about the purpose (SOP) on the day of the interview. preferred
areas: popular culture and colonial / postcolonial literature, children's literature and
Adventure, Indian writing in English, new literature, gender and literature
Tran Cultural narratives, modernist / postmodernist literature.
Candidates who have already passed M.Phil / NET / / set / REMOVE do not appear in
Written exam and can use directly to appear for the interview.
Candidates get new PhD regulations of CU website.
NO of seats: 10 (reservation policy to be OBSERVED AS PER rules).