University Teaching Departments
M.Phil Admissions 2011-2012
Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to MPhil Degree Course in the following University Teaching Departments (viz. Arabic, Bio-technology, Botany, Chemistry, Commerce, Economics, Education, English, Folklore Studies, Hindi, History, Library & Information Science, Life Science, Malayalam & Kerala Studies, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Russian & Comparative Literature, Sanskrit, Statistics, School of Drama & Fine Arts, Zoology etc.)
Candidates who possess Master’s Degree in the subject concerned or any other relevant subject approved by the Board of Studies of this University or equivalent degree of any other Indian or Foreign Universities with not less than 55% marks are eligible to apply for the same. For OEC candidates 5% mark relaxation shall be given. In the case of candidates belonging to SC / ST category and teachers under FIP scheme, a pass in the qualifying examination is sufficient.
There will be an entrance examination conducted by the Heads of the concerned Departments of the Calicut University. The entrance examination shall consist of objective and descriptive type questions of 50 marks each. The duration of the examination shall be two hours.
Candidate who secures 50% marks and above in the entrance examination is eligible for admission to MPhil course. Candidates belonging to SC / ST category need only 35% marks to qualify in the entrance examination. Teachers of affiliated colleges (under FIP Scheme) are exempted from the entrance examination.
Out of the total number of seats in each Department 50% shall be reserved for students and 50% for teachers under FIP Scheme. If there is no eligible candidate in one category, eligible candidates from the other category shall be considered.
The prescribed application form for Entrance Examination / admission to MPhil Degree Course and vacancy position can be downloaded from the Website:
The filled in applications shall be forwarded to the concerned Heads of Departments of the University on or before 30.09.2011 along with the original chalan receipt for Rs. 50/- remitted towards application fee and Rs.250/- for entrance fee (Rs.85/- for SC/ST candidates as entrance fee) to Calicut University Fund.
Head of account for remittance of fee:
Treasuries in Malappuram District : 8443 - 00-106-PD Account of Calicut University
Treasuries other than Malappuram (Dist): 8658-00-102-(96)-02CUS
Fee can be remitted in ‘Janasevana Kendra’ or selected branches of the SBT or directly in the cash counters in Pareeksha Bhavan and University Information Centres.
Last date of receipt of application: 30.09.2011
Date of Entrance Examination: 14.10.2011
Date of Publication of Result: 21.10.2011
Date of Commencement of Classes: 02.11.2011
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