INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATION(IDC), CHANDIGARH

(AN APPROVED RESEARCH CENTRE OF PANJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH FOR PH.D)

ANNOUNCES PH.D ADMISSION FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE SUBJECTS

The Institute for Development and Communication (IDC) is an approved Research Centre of Panjab University, Chandigarh for Ph. D in Social Sciences. IDC is regularly admitting students for Ph.D program in the fields of Economics, Sociology, Political Science, Indian Theatre and Education. The process of admission is generally advertised on IDC website www.idcindia.org as well through other possible means.

In this regard, IDC is now inviting applications for PhD admissions for session 2018-2019 in the fields of Economics, Sociology, Political Science, Indian Theatre and Education from candidates who have qualified UGC NET/ICSSR/ICHR/ICPR Examination/SLET/GATE/Teacher Fellowship holders/direct awardees of Fellowship by any national agency or have qualified Panjab University test. Applicant should have also passed Master’s examination in the relevant subjects with minimum 55 per cent (50% for SC/ST/BC category) from any UGC recognised university/ or/ listed as approved by the appropriate Academic Bodies of Panjab University.

For Economics subject, the candidates applying for PhD should specify the areas of their interest from the following categories –

  • 1. Economic Growth and Sustainable Economic Development
  • 2. Agricultural Economics
  • 3. MSME Sector
  • 4. Manufacturing Sector
  • 5. FDI
  • 6. Labour and Employment
  • 7. Migration Studies
  • 8. Any Other

Candidates, who have cleared JRF will be given preference. It is also suggested to submit a brief overview on the tentative area of your reasserts interest in 500 words.

The candidates seeking admission at IDC have to submit the application form as per the attached format along with their detailed CV and relevant certificates. Last date for applying and submitting the complete documents is October 15th, 2018. The application should be sent to email address: directorphdprogram@idcindia.org along with scanned copy of the relevant files and certificates. The candidate has to clear all other selection processes and fulfill the formalities and eligibility conditions laid down for taking admission in the Ph. D program. The application should be addressed to -

Director – Research (PhD Program)

Institute for Development Communication

Sector 38A, Chandigarh-160014 (India).

Email: directorphdprogram@idcindia.org, website: www.idcindia.org

  

For any query, please contact:

Nripdeep Kaur
Assistant Program Coordinator at Institute for Development and Communication,
Tel.: +91-172-2625941(205), +91-172-4660038, Fax.: +91-172-2625942.



Recent Projects

  • Punjab and Haryana Development Reports
  • A Comparative Study on Citizen Centric Governance
  • Justice Indicator Index: A Case study of Punjab
  • Evaluation of Infrastructure Development in Punjab
Read More

Resources

  • Training Mannuals
  • Booklets English
  • Punjabi Resources
  • Hindi Resources
  • Video Resource Material