M.Phil & Ph.D Programme
About the Course
In the arena of academic research, M.Phil is the threshold degree course. It equips one with the introductory and instructional knowledge focused on the methodology and modalities of research in a particular discipline. it also enables to gain comprehensive information on the subject, along with an insight and exposure, on the line of specialization chosen for the study, which metamorphoses into a dissertation.
M.Phil course tames and trains a student having aptitude and attitude for research into an active research scholar who ultimately blossoms into a creative Scientist, by acquiring Ph.D, degree in a short duration of two years; subsequent to securing M.Phil degree.
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M.Phil : Full – time
The duration of the M.Phil. Full-Time Programme shall extend over a period of one academic year (twelve months) consisting of two semesters commencing from September.
M.Phil : Part – time
The duration of the M.Phil.-Part-time Programme shall extend over a period of two
academic years commencing from September onwards.
The maximum period for completion of the M.Phil. Programme is two years in the case of Full – time candidates, and three years in the case of Part-Time candidates
Candidates with Master's Degree of Bharathiar University in the School of Commerce or related discipline or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto by the Syndicate of Bharathiar University are eligible. All candidates should have passed two year Post Graduate degree course after 3-year Bachelor's degree course and Higher Secondary course of 2-year duration after 10-year SSLC or one year Pre-degree after 11-year S.S.L.C. Further candidates who have passed the PG degree examination with less than 17 years of total duration of study are not eligible for admission to M.Phil. Programme.
a) Candidates belonging to the following categories are eligible to register for M.Phil (Full-Time) Programme
i) Candidates with 55% of marks and above in the Master's degree in the School of Commerce or related discipline; for SC/ST candidates, 50% of marks in PG Course is sufficient.
ii ) Candidates with 55% ( 5% relaxation for SC/ST candidates in the minimum eligibility marks)of marks and above in the Master's degree the concerned or related discipline and working as Full Time Research Assistants in time- bound Research schemes or one year duration or more, in University Departments, Research Departments of Affiliated Colleges / Recognized Research Institutions.
b) Candidates belonging to the following categories are eligible to register for M.Phil (Part-Time) programme.
i ) Any person employed in any concern / organization / institution situated within the jurisdiction of the State of Tamilnadu or Research Institutions situated outside the State of Tamilnadu recognized by Bharathiar University with a minimum of 55% of Marks in the Master's Degree. Such candidates shall produce a No Objection Certificate from the Employer or Head of the Institution (in case of Educational Institutions)
ii) All teachers working in colleges affiliated to Bharathiar University with qualification approval are eligible.
iii) Candidates working in college affiliated to Universities other than Bharathiar University have to produce a No Objection Certificate from the Head of the Institution / University.
Academic and career progression:
M.Phil degree confers academic recognition, qualifies one to easily understand, assist, and even undertake Projects. It facilitates joining Major Projects of reputed laboratories as Project Fellows. It encourages and motivates to build up a research career. It stems the confidence and opportunity to publish articles in standard research journals of national as well as international reputation. To be precise, acquisition of M.Phil will brighten one's career in the realms of teaching, research and administration.