Method of Application
15th Oct, 2018
Mother Teresa Women’s University (MTWU), is a UGC recognized women’s only university. It provides different undergraduate and post-graduate courses with reasonable fee structures. MTWU, Kodaikanal provides Ph.D. Programmes in different branches.
The university invites applications for Ph.D. Programme in both part-time and full-time pattern. The Entrance Exam will consist of a written exam and an interview held on the same day, after which the marks of the two will be added to determine your final score. If you are interested, you should Pre-Register for the Qualifying Entrance Exam for Ph.D. Programme.
One must hold a master’s degree in the concerned branch in order to apply for admission. You may also refer to the complete eligibility criteria, for more. For Ph.D. in education one must have finished M.Ed while for Part-time Ph.D., one must have minimum 2 years of teaching or laboratory experience.
You are permitted to select research guides in and around their area of work, to facilitate best research outputs, along with a flexible package for working women.
The University provides the Ph.D. Programme in the following branches:
15th Oct, 2018
|Last Date for receipt of Filled in Applications||15th Oct, 2018|
|Date for Written Entrance Test||08th Nov, 2018|
|Date for Interview in the Related Dept.||08th Nov, 2018|
You can download the application form from the official website of MTWU. You must send them in time to ensure they access on or before the last date for receipt of filled in Application forms.
Step 1: Download the Application form by going to the University website and by clicking on the “Academic” tab and subsequently selecting “Downloads” from the drop-down menu.
Step 2: Fill the form and affix a passport size photograph on the space offered.
Step 3: Attach a DD for Rs.550/- drawn in favor of The Registrar, Mother Teresa Women’s University, payable at Kodaikanal ONLY IN STATE BANK OF INDIA.
Step 4: Attach the other necessary documents along with the Application form:
Step 5: Send the filled-in Application form along with the need documents to the following address:
Mother Teresa Women's University,
You will be selected on the basis of your performance in the entrance test and interview organized by the institute. There is no negative marking. It will also depend on the number of notified vacancies in each branch. The qualifying entrance examination for Ph.D. Programme consists of 2 steps – first the Written Examination, and then the Interview.
The Written Examination will have 2 papers having multiple-choice questions. Paper 1 would be common to all aspirants and contain 50 questions, whereas Paper 2 would be for Branch Specialization (various for various branches of Ph.D.) containing 100 questions. You must take the Examination in both the Question Papers without fail.
Note: You are exempted from giving the entrance test if you have qualified NET or SET or GATE examinations.
After the written examinations, you have to take an interview in the respective departments or officiating departments which will assess you on the basis of your
Subject Knowledge, Subject Knowledge, and Communication Skills.
The marks from the two will subsequently be adjusted and added, and your selection will be based on that score.
The reservation policy followed by the University is as per the Tamil Nadu Government Reservation Rules.
*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification alloted by the University/College