ICFAI University Hyderabad PhD Programme 2017 – Eligibility, Application, Dates, Exam Pattern and more
ICFAI University Hyderabad has invited applications for admission to PhD Programme in Law (Full-time/Part-time) for 2017 sessions.
Full Time Ph.D. Program: Applicants registered for full-time research shall work and conduct research on a full-time basis under a recognized research supervisor. The duration of Ph.D. course for a full time research scholar is four (4) years from the date of admission.
Part Time Ph.D. Program: Applicants registered as part-time research scholars shall work and conduct research for four (4) years under a recognized supervisor. Applicants seeking admission as part-time research scholars have to submit No Objection Certificate from the employer to pursue Ph.D. Course and also during summer term for attending classes of Ph.D. course work conducted in two spells in the first two years of the program.
Eligibility Criteria for ICFAI Hyderabad PhD Admission 2017
Pass with minimum 55% marks in Postgraduation in Law, in regular study mode, from a recognized University.
The following applicants who satisfy the eligibility criteria are eligible for admission into part time Ph.D. Program:
Regular teachers working in University Law Colleges or affiliated Law Colleges with a minimum of three years continuous teaching experience.
Practicing Advocates with a minimum of 5 years professional experience.
Judicial Officers with a minimum of 5 years experience. Retired Judicial Officers are also eligible to pursue Ph.D. Program in Law.
Any Gazetted Officer with a minimum of 8 years of administrative experience.
Any Executive with a minimum of 10 years of administrative experience in any recognized Law Firm/ Tax Consultants/ Public or Private Limited Company/ Company Secretaries/ LLP.
Ph.D. Eligibility Test
Law shall be through an Ph.D. eligibility test followed by Ph.D. admission interview. All the applicants who satisfy the eligibility criteria shall appear for the Ph.D. eligibility test. The applicants who are qualified in UGC/ JRF examination/NET/SLET are exempted from appearing Ph.D. eligibility test.
Exam Pattern of Ph.D Eligibility Test
The eligibility test is of objective type with multiple choice questions covering the subjects of Constitutional Law, Indian Penal Code, Law of Torts, Corporate Law, Labour Law and Jurisprudence. Syllabus for eligibility test on the above subjects will be given along with the application form. Duration of the test is of 2 hours. The minimum marks for qualifying the Ph.D. eligibility test shall be 50%.
ICFAI University Hyderabad PhD Admission Dates 2017
Last Date for Submission of completed Application Form: July 07th 2017
Eligibility / Admission Test: July 15th 2017
Results: July 15th 2017
Personal Interviews: July 16th 2017
Reporting and Registration: August 04th 2017
Commencement of Program: August 05th 2017