Calcutta University Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Statistics Programme 2017
University of Calcutta, Kolkata has invited applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Program in Statistics for 2017 session.
Number of Seats: 15 seats.
PhD Statistics Eligibility 2017
Applicants with an M.Sc or equivalent degree in Statistics and allied subjects from any UGC recognized University/Institute is eligible to apply for admission to the PhD program.
Phd Statistics Selection Procedure 2017
The admission procedure consists of a written test followed by an interview for applicants successful in the same.
Those who have qualified NET/SET (Mathematical Sciences)/GATE (Mathematics) or hold a UGC Teachers’ Fellowship or already obtained M.Phil in Statistics and allied subjects or M.Tech (QR&OR) degree of ISI prior to the application deadline will be exempted from the written examination but will have to appear in the interview.
Phd Statistics Entrance Exam Pattern 2017
There will be 25 multiple choice questions each carrying 2.5 marks out of which one has to answer 20 questions; if an applicant answers more than 20, only the first 20 answered will be evaluated.
There will be 15 short answer type questions of 5 marks each out of which one has to answer 10 questions; if an applicant attempts more than 10, only the first 10 attempted will be evaluated.
Pass marks for the test will be announced in due course.
Applicants successful in the written exam would have to compete with other eligible applicants who have already cleared NET/SET/GATE/M.Phil/M.Tech (QR&OR) at the interview stage.
Applicants selected for the final interview will be required to specify his/her areas of interest by a specified date before the interview.
The final date for submitting the brief will be announced along with the intimation for the interview.
PhD Registration Form 2017
Applicants can obtain the application form from www.caluniv.ac.in
Applicants are requested to deposit application fee of Rs.100/- either by cash or Demand Draft (DD) through duly filled in C.U. Challan, endorsed by the Head of the Dept.
Successful applicants will be eligible to register for their Ph.D. Program in the Department of Statistics, 35 Ballygunge Circular Road Kolkata-700073 (West Bengal).
PhD Application Date for Statistics Program 2017
Last Date of Submission of Application Form: September 01st 2017
Date of Common Written Test: September 11th, 2017(12 noon – 03 pm)
Result of Common Written Test: September 15th, 2017
Date of Interview: September 22nd, 2017 (from 12 noon)
Date of Publication of Selection List: October 25th, 2017