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Ph.D. in Education

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School of Education

Duration

3-6Years

Fees Structure

Semester-I

Rs.45,000/-

Semester-II

Rs.45,000/-

Total Fee

Rs.90,000/-

 

Overview

A Ph.D. in education from School of Education (SOED) is a doctoral degree that prepares educators to have the skills and knowledge to be effective at all levels of education from preschool through college. The programme usually takes about four years to complete after earning a master's degree, although it can take longer depending on whether you choose a part-time or full-time study option.

The Ph.D. in Education at K.R. Mangalam University is a terminal degree that prepares educators for the highest level of instruction. Students learn how to design and evaluate educational programs, while exploring related topics such as leadership, technology integration, and human development.

The Ph.D. programme caters to the following categories of students:

Full-Time Scholars

Scholars are required to devote full time on campus for the Ph.D. programme. Some scholars may be offered a teaching/research/project assistantship. The selected scholars will be required to assist in teaching/laboratories and other developmental work under the guidance of a mentor.

Part-Time Scholars

Scholars working in organizations situated in close vicinity of the university can enroll under this category.

Sponsored Scholars

Employees of organizations/industries having collaborations with the university can enroll under this category.

 

Specialisations Offered

School of Education offers the following specialisations to research on:

  • Teacher Education
  • Education Psychology
  • Women Education
  • Education Technology
  • Education Manager
  • Special Education
  • Educational Policy Practises
  • Education for Weaker Section
 

Eligibility Criteria

  • A postgraduate degree or equivalent in the concerned subject from a recognized Indian University, or a postgraduate degree approved by the Association of Indian Universities/UGC/AICTE with not less than 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale.
  • Ph.D. admission is open only for those students who have qualified UGC-NET (including JRF/UGC-CSIR NET/GATE) teacher fellowship or have passed M.Phil.
  • Ph.D. admission is open for regular University faculty.

Admission process

Candidates are required to download the Ph.D. admission form from the university website https://www.krmangalam.edu.in/admission/phd-admission and submit it completely filled in all respects with copies of all the documents. Shortlisted candidates will be called for written examination and interview. They will be required to pay a Registration-cum-Processing fee of 5000/- (Non Refundable).

Admission to Ph. D. Programme will be based on the overall performance in Post Graduate degree, Entrance Examination, Personal Interview and facilities available. Preference will be given to CSIR/UGC NET qualified candidates and those having sponsored projects.

Written Entrance Examination

It will broadly test the research aptitude and ability to comprehend. Candidates with NET, GATE, M Phil. or equivalent qualification may be exempted from entrance examination.

Personal Interview

Candidates who clear the written entrance examination will be selected for personal interview. The interview will be conducted by the Interview Board of the University to comprehensively judge in depth knowledge in the concerned subject/area and ability to do research.

Admitted candidates will be required to pay the first instalment of the Ph.D. programme fee and security deposit within the specified time to confirm the admission.

To know more about about our faculty and their specializations in the research field, visit our Faculty Profile section.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • The Ph.D. in Education programme is designed under the guidance of highly qualified and widely recognized faculty in their respective fields. 
  • This Ph.D. programme is for curious individuals who want to work at cutting edge research and expand the frontier of human knowledge.  
  • The Ph.D. programme is based on the research carried out by the scholars under the guidance of Supervisor/Co-Supervisor(s). 
  • The programme duration depends upon the completion of the chosen research work by the scholars.
  •  The research work is characterized either by the discovery of new facts or the proposition of a new theory/theories or by a fresh interpretation of known facts. 
  • It should bear evidence of the scholars’ capacity for analysis and judgment as well as his/her ability to carry out an independent investigation, design, or development. 
  • All admitted scholars are provisionally registered into the programme and are required to undertake a mandatory minimum course work of 12 credits. 
  • Upon successful completion of the course work, the student shall identify supervisor/co-supervisor(s) and prepare a detailed Research Proposal/Synopsis of the research s/he wants to carry out.
  •  After the approval of the Synopsis by the supervisor/co-supervisor(s), students get registered into the Ph.D. programme. It must happen within the first year of admission. 
  • After formal registration, the scholar proceeds with research and is required to submit his/her progress report at the end of every semester and make a presentation to the School Research Committee (SRC). 
  • The minimum period after which a scholar can submit the dissertation is three years from the date of admission, and the maximum period allowed is six years. 
  • Women scholars and scholars with more than 40% disability may be given a relaxation of 2 years as per UGC norms. 
  • On completion of the research work, the scholar has to submit a summary (synopsis) of the research work and make a presentation to SRC. 
  • Before submitting the dissertation, the scholar should publish at least one paper from the research work in refereed journals and two presentations at the conference. 
  • The dissertation must be a piece of original work free from any plagiarism. The final dissertation is evaluated by examiners and scholars have to defend it.
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Programme Outcomes
  • Becoming more employable: One of the reasons why you should opt for a Ph.D. in Education is that it will enhance your employability. After studying Education, you will have a wide range of career options to choose from. Having knowledge in multiple avenues will also help you in getting a good starting salary package. 
  • Gaining confidence in communication: Another reason why you should consider getting an Education degree is that you will get the confidence to communicate with all sorts of people.
  • Global Communication: By opting for this course, you will be able to communicate different messages with people and enterprises all over the world. This will eliminate any barriers when it comes to global communication.
  • Gaining knowledge: Gaining a lot of knowledge in the field of Education is another advantage of this course. You can use this knowledge to work on individual projects or to collaborate with a team of like-minded people. 
  • Personality development: Being in this field will add an edge to your personality and make you appear more intelligent and charismatic to the outside world. The skills that you gain during this degree will empower you and give you the confidence to solve real-world problems.
 

Who should Pursue

If you are someone who is passionate about Education, you should consider getting this degree. Some people like to make an impact on the lives of other people and this course can aid you to accomplish the same. As a teacher, you would need to have a certain degree of patience and empathy. Another perk of this field is that you will get to surround yourself with intelligent and intellectually oriented people–so if you like that kind of company, you should consider choosing this path. You would also get the opportunity to study a variety of subjects and gain knowledge from various sources. Teachers have the platform to share their wisdom and knowledge and make the world a better place. So, if that interests you, you should surely opt for a degree in Education. 

 

UNIVERSITY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

 

University Research Fellowship would be given to full-time research scholars enrolled in PhD Program in the Schools offering a PhD Degree. This fellowship scheme will commence from the 2021-2022 batch. The candidates who show exceptional aptitude for research will be shortlisted for the fellowship.

Position

Amount

University Research Fellow

  • 25,000 INR per month if the candidate is JRF/NET/GATE/GPAT qualified  

  • 20000 INR per month if the candidate is NON-NET scholars  

  • Plus 15000 INR contingency per annum  

  • Plus 25% discount in Hostel Fees 

Duration: The selected candidates will initially be offered University Research Fellowship for a period of one year which can be extended on yearly basis for another two years (cumulative maximum period of three years). Extension is possible, based on the successful six-monthly progress report and presentation, evaluated by School and University Research Committee. 

 

Career Options

Students who complete their Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication will be able to secure handsome job profiles at various leading MNCs, PSUs and research institutions: 
 
  • Chief Learning Officer
  • Provost
  • School Principal
  • Academic Dean
  • Lecturer/Professor/Academicians
  • Executive Director of Education
  • Policy Maker
  • Educational Administrator
  • Education Counsellor
 

 

Placements

K.R. Mangalam University believes in shaping a bright future for its students--that is why it offers only the best of the placement opportunities available in the market. Students of KRMU have secured handsome salary packages through college placements. The university also provides career counselling services to students who are confused about their careers. Additionally, it encourages its students to build a strong professional network so that they can work in their dream jobs when they want to. The top recruiters that are a part of our placement drive are as follows:
  • HCL
  • CPA Global
  • Oyo
  • Paytm
  • Magic Meters
  • News On Dot
  • BookMyForex
  • Indiabulls
  • Husys
  • LawRato
  • Airtel
 

Faq

Yes, the university offers top-notch hostel facilities to its students. The premises are spacious and well-ventilated. KRMU ensures to maintain an optimistic and rejuvenating atmosphere for the students so that they feel completely comfortable during the course of their studies.

Yes, students have access to high-quality transportation services at the university. KRMU provides its transportation facilities to all of the parts of Delhi-NCR. Shuttle Services from the Rajiv Chowk and HUDA Metro Station are also available.

Yes, K.R. Mangalam University provides high-quality career counselling services to its students. This can enable the students to learn how to unleash their inner potential and make the right career choices. They can identify their dream careers if they receive proper guidance and mentorship.

The university strives to make its students industry-ready through a rigorous academic curriculum and campus placements. KRMU has started the ‘Campus to Corporate Connect’ initiative to build a sustainable and mutually beneficial relationship with esteemed corporates and institutions across different industries.

Yes, there are well-structured computer labs equipped with the latest hardware and necessary software in accordance with the curriculum at K.R. Mangalam University. These labs can enable students to feel confident about theoretical concepts by providing opportunities for thorough practice.

 

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