Admission to Ph.D. Programme in Psychophysiology and Computation (Psychology/ Physiology/ Applied Mathematics) at the CPEPA (UGC) Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling”, under UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA.
Applications are invited for admission to the Ph.D. programme in “Psychophysiology and Computation”(Psychology / Physiology / Applied Mathematics) by C.U.. Interested candidate should apply in the prescribed format attached herewith and submit to the office of Development & Planning Officer, 3rd floor, Darbhanga Building, Asutosh Siksha Prangan, College Street Campus, Kolkata-700073 by 07th November, 2016. The Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling”, University of Calcutta is located at the University Colleges of Science & Technology, 92 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata -700 009 (near Bank of Baroda, Rajabazar Science College Campus). Calcutta University also announced M.Phil Admission 2016-2018.
The candidate has to pay Rs.100/-(in cash only) through a challan available from the University Cash Counter at the College Street Campus, C.U. A photocopy of the challan must be attached with the application form. Reservation in admission shall strictlyabide by the West Bengal State Higher Educational Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Rules, 2013.
Number of Post : 02(two)
A consistently good academic record with Master degree in relevant subjects with at least 55% marks. A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamylayer) / Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the UGC from time to time,or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures.
The students who have cleared UGC/CSIR(JRF) Examinations /NET/SET/SLET/GATE or have obtained DST INSPIRE Fellowship / Teacher fellowship or have passed equivalent examinations or passed the M.Phil./ M.Tech/ M.D/ M.E./ M. Pharm or equivalent examination shall not be required to appear at the Ph.D. entrance test. The experience of bioinformatics and computation biology is desirable.
In case of candidates holding a qualifying degree from other Universities, admission for the Ph.D. Programme will proceed after determination of equivalence by the relevant University body and fulfillment of the admission criteria.
Examination will be for 50 marks (Multiple Choice based questions) of one hour duration and will be on the syllabus of M.Sc. in Physiology/Psychology/Applied Mathematics,University of Calcutta.
Last Date of Submission of Application- 09.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates eligible for written test: (after 11 am)12.12.2016
Date of RET written examination- (1p.m)15.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates qualified in written test and selected for interview- (after 11am)16.12.2016
Date of Interview for candidates declared successful in written examination and
candidates applied with eligibility tests like NET/GATE/M.Phil or equivalent examinations- (1 pm) 23.12.2016
Publication of list of candidates qualified in interview : Around 7 days after interview
NOTE: Qualifying RET neither ensures any research fellowship nor guarantee registration for the Ph.D. degree.
CPEPA(UGC) Center for
Electro-physiological and Neuro-Imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modelling
University of Calcutta
Application form for the admission to the Ph.D.Program in Psychophysiology and Computation (Psychology/ Physiology/ Applied Mathematics)
Name (in Block Letters):
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Signature of the applicant with date: ……………………………
Candidates are requested to deposit application fee of Rs. 100/-by cash only with duly filled C.U. challan, endorsed by the scientists of the Center for “Electro-physiological and Neuro-imaging Studies Including Mathematical Modeling”, University of Calcutta.
Attested photo-copies of the testimonials are to be submitted along with this form. Original documents may be asked for as when required by the appropriate authority.
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