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PhD English Admission 2015, University of Calcutta

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PhD English Admission 2015, University of Calcutta

University of Calcutta, Kolkata invites applications for PhD English for the year 2014 - 15.

PhD English Admission is conducted by University of Calcutta, Kolkata.

University of Calcutta announces admission to the PhD in English under the Department of English Language and Literature.


PhD English Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:

=> Candidates who have already passed M. Phil/ NET//SET/SLET need not appear for the written examination and can directly apply to appear for the interview.

Application Procedure for PhD English:

Candidates are advised to refer to official notifications /documents for detailed application procedure. published details for informational purpose.

=> Application Form to be downloaded from the CU website and the filled in form is to be submitted to the Head, Dept of English (Asutosh Building Staff Room) after payment of Rs 100 at the CU cash counter.

Those who will qualify in the written test will have to appear for an interview (date to be announced later.) Candidates who will appear for the interview must submit a 500 word research proposal or statement of purpose (SOP) on the day of the interview. Preferred areas: Popular Culture and Colonial/ postcolonial Literature, Children’s Literature and Fairy Tales, Indian Writing in English, New Literatures, Gender and Literature,
Transcultural Narratives, Modernist/ Postmodernist Literature.

Online Application form can be downloaded from official website of PhD English:

PhD English Important Dates:

PhD English Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

  • The last date of submission of applications : 22 December, 2014
  • Date of Examination 2015: 15 January, 2015 at 12.00 p.m

Courses Offered:

PhD Programme in English

Contact Details

For more details please contact
For more details please contact
(Dept. of Agronomy),
University of Calcutta,
Senate House, 87/1 College Street,

Tel.: 033-22410071,

University of Calcutta, Kolkata
Formally established on the 24 January 1857, the University of Calcutta (also known as Calcutta University) (Bengali: কলকাতা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়), located in the city of Kolkata (previously Calcutta), India, is the first modern university in the Indian subcontinent. It is a state-government administered urban-based affiliating and research university. It has its main campuses in College Street, Rajabazar, Alipore, Hazra, South Sinthi and a host of affiliated colleges in greater Kolkata .

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