Method of Application
03rd Feb 2018
Gandhigram Rural Institute (GRI), Dindigul provides Ph.D. in 27 branches in total in different fields of arts and science. The institute education system is designed in order to promote rural development and hence, education in the rural area.
Admissions to the Ph.D. program at GRI are organizeed twice in a year, the first releasement comes in the month of January while the other one comes in August. Admission to the institute is made on the basis of entrance test organizeed by the institute. Admission is open to all Indian and foreign students satisfying the eligibility criteria.
Ph.D. program at GRI is provideed in two modes: Full-time and part-time. Aspirants applying for part-time Ph.D. program should have an at least of 5 years of experience at the time of registration.
|Tamil, Indian Languages and Rural Arts||English and Foreign Languages||Rural Social Sciences (Co-operation)|
|Social Exclusion and Inclusion Policy||Gandhian Thought and Peace Science||Rural Development|
|Home Science||Biology||Computer Science and Applications|
|Applied Geology||Rural Technology||Rural Health and Sanitation|
|Applied Research||Women's Studies||Lifelong Learning|
|Political Science and Development Administration||Rural Industries and Management||Agriculture and Animal Husbandry|
|Future Studies||Rural Energy||Mathematics|
03rd Feb 2018
|Last date of submission of application||03rd Feb, 2018|
Aspirants (Indian / Foreigner) who have studied under 10+2+3+2 years format or Equivalent and qualified for the award of the Master’s Degree in relevant branch by any university recognised by the UGC in relevant branch with not less than 55% marks (50% for SC/ST and part-time non-teacher aspirants) or an equivalent grade are applicable.
In addition, he/she should have qualified the entrance test organizeed by GRI OR should have obtained M.Phil. or qualified the UGC - JRF / NET / SLET / lecturer-ship / GATE / CSIR / ICAR / ICSSR or other fellowships or passed equivalent examinations
You can fill the application form for admission to Ph.D. program online. Before starting to fill up the application form, read the e-prospectus and get willing with the following documents:
Steps to fill the online application:
After Final Submit you cannot edit the application
Cost of the application: Rs.1000
Payment can be made only by online mode.
SC/ST participants can have the application free of cost by submitting the need details.
Steps to fill online application:
Admissions to the Ph.D. program at GRI are made on the basis of an entrance test organizeed by the institute. Aspirants shortlisted from the entrance test will be called for an interview.
There will be an interview for the aspirants who passed the entrance test and the M.Phil. holders in which the aspirants shall discuss their research interest/area.