M.Phil programme


Candidates who are selected and admitted should get themselves registered for the M.Phil programme. The registration will be done in 1st August and 1st January every year subject to the condition that the candidate so registered, shall be permitted to appear for Part I examination only after completing the minimum period of 6 months, in the case of full-time registration and 12 months in the case of part-time registration.


Eligibility for M.Phil.

A. Full-time Programme :

Candidates belonging to following categories are eligible to register for Full-time M.Phil. programme:

Candidates with 55% of marks and above in the PG degree in the concerned or related discipline. For SC / ST candidates, 50% of marks in PG course is sufficient.

Candidates with 55% of marks and above in the PG degree in the concerned or related discipline and working as Full-time Research Assistants in time-bound Research schemes of one year duration or more in the University Departments, Research Departments of Affiliated Colleges / Recognized Research Institutes.


B. Part-Time Programme :

Candidates belonging to following categories are eligible to register for part-time M.Phil. programme:

1. "Any person employed in any concern/organisation / institution, situated within the jurisdiction of the State of Tamilnadu / Research institutions recongised by Bharathiar University situated outside the state of Tamilnadu, after obtaining the Master's degree with a minimum of 50% of marks in the qualifying examination. Such candidates shall produce a no-objection certificate from the employer or head of the institution (in case of educational institutions)

ii. No temporary / conditionally appointed / guest lecturers in the University departments be considered for admission to part-time researchers in the University departments.

iii. Further conditionally appointed / temporary / Guest lecturers in self-financing courses in aided and Government Colleges / Recognised institutions be admitted as part0time researchers.

such candidates shall produce a no-objection certificate from the employer or head of the institution (in case of educational institutions).

(Candidates falling should possess a PG degree with atleast 50% marks and above in the concerned or related discipline or any other qualification, recognised as equivalent thereto by the Syndicate of this University. Candidates working outside the territorial jurisdiction of Bharathiar University, shall be considered for part-time M.Phil. programme).


Duration

Full time

The duration of the M.Phil. full time degree programme shall be spread over and extend upto a period of one academic year (twelve months ) starting normally from August 1st and January 1st


Part Time

The duration of the M.Phil. Part time degree programme shall be spread over and extend upto a period of two academic year (twenty four months ) .

The maximum period for completion of the M.Phil programme shall be two years in the case of Full-Time candidates, and three years in the case of part-time candidates.


Registration

Candidates who are selected and admitted should get themselves registered for the M.Phil programme. The registration will be done in 1st August and 1st January every year subject to the condition that the candidate so registered, shall be permitted to appear for Part I examination only after completing the minimum period of 6 months, in the case of full-time registration and 12 months in the case of part-time registration.


Fee structure : ( The fees are subject to change, if warranted by circumstances)

A. For students admitted in the University Departments

 Ph.D. Full-TimePart-Time
a. Admission fee 50 50
b. Matricula fees 50 50
c. Recognition fee # 325 325
d. Registration fee 300 300
e. Tuition fee (per annum) 3000 1500
f. Laboratory fee (for Science students only) 2000 1000
g. Library Fee (per annum) 300 300
h. Sports fee (per annum) 50 -
i. Administrative fee
(for PG degree holders) 50 100
(for M.Phil. degree holders) - -
j. Internet & bar coded Id card fees (per annum) 300 300
k. Special fee (for independent Regn.) - -
Caution Deposit (refundable library & general) 1000 1000


For students admitted to affiliated colleges / Research Institutions;

The students who are admitted in the affiliated colleges / recognised research institutions have to pay the fees prescribed by the colleges / recognised research institutions. if any along with the following fees:

 Ph.D. Full-TimePart-Time
a. Admission fee 50 50
b. Matricula fees 50 50
c. Recognition fee # 325 325
d. Registration fee 300 300
e. Administrative fee
(for PG degree holders) 100 150
(for M.Phil. degree holders) 150 200
f. University library fee 20 20
k. Special fee
(for research institutions only) 500 500
(for candidates having guides outside this Univ.) 500 500
(for independent Regn.) 500 500

* applicable to candidates who seek admission to the Bharathiar University for the first time

# towards recognition of the degree awarded by University other than the Bharathiar University within India / towards recognition of degree awarded by any University outside India. Rs.600.00

This page is last updated on 15.07.2008