Courses Offered

M.Phil., - MASTER OF PHYLOSOPHY

The course of study shall be for a duration of One academic year under non-semester system. A pass in M.Phil., with not less than 50% marks (rounding off of marks to the next higher integer is not permitted) in Theory and Practical, separately, is the eligibility criterion for admission..

Course Content :

The program consists of part consists as follows both theory and practical components. The theory part consists as follows:

(a)Distribution of Marks

SI.N0 PART PAPER TITLE University .Marks Internal Marks Max. Marks University Exam Duration
1 Part-1 Paper-1 Advanced Research Methodology and Educational Statistics 100 - 100 3Hrs
2 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 1 - Management of Education 100 - 100 3Hrs
3 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 2 - Research Data Analysis Using Statistical Software 75* 25 100 3Hrs
4 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 3 - Curriculum Development 100 - 100 3Hrs
5 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 4 - Educometry 100 - 100 3Hrs
6 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 5 - Distance Education 100 - 100 3Hrs
7 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 6 - Guidance and Counseling 100 - 100 3Hrs
8 Part-1 Paper-2 Elective 7 - Philosophy of Educational Research 100 - 100 3Hrs
9 Part-1 Paper-3 Related to the Proposed Area of Study - 100 100 3Hrs
10 Part-II Dissertation - - - -

PASSING CRITERIA

(i) A candidate shall be declared to have passed Part I of the examination if he/she secures not less than 50% of the marks in each paper, including Paper 3 for which examinations are conducted internally. .

(ii) A candidate shall be declared to have passed Part II of the examination if his/her dissertation is commended/Highly commended

(iii)All other candidates shall be declared to have failed in the examinations.

Dissertation:

The exact title of the dissertation shall be intimated within one month after the completion of the written examination. Candidates shall submit the dissertation to the University through the Supervisor and Head of the Department/ Principal at the end of one year from the commencement of the course and before 31st October which shall be valued by internal examiner (Supervisor) and one external examiner appointed by the University from a panel of four names sent by the Supervisor through the Head of the Department/Principal at the time of intimating the title of the dissertation

The examiners who value the dissertation shall report on the merit of the candidate as "Highly commended" or "Commended" or "Not commended".

If one examiner commends the dissertation and the other examiner does not commend the dissertation shall referred to third examiner and the third valuation shall be final.

Submission or re-submission of dissertation shall be once in a year i.e. before 31st October.

RANGE OF DISSERTATION MARKS

Not commended - 49% and below, commended - 50% to 69% Highly Commended - 70% and above.

RESTRICTION IN NUMBER OF CHANCES:

No candidate shall be permitted to re-appear for the written examination in any paper or more than two occasions or to re-submit a dissertation more than once. Candidates shall have to qualify for the degree passing all the written papers, dissertation within a period of three years from the date of commencement of the course.

CONFERMENT OF DEGREE

No candidate shall be eligible for conferment of the M.Phil. Degree in Education unless he/she is declared to have passed both the parts of the examination as per the Regulations. .

QUALIFICATION FOR PERSONS CONDUCTNG THE M.PHIL COURSE.

No teacher shall be recognized as a Supervisor unless he/she possesses a Ph.D. Degree in Education or two years of Post-Graduate teaching experience after qualifying for M.Phil. Degree in Education.

Only the Post-Graduate Departments of affiliated colleges and Departments of the University will be recognized for conducting the M.Phil. Course in Education. However, the Syndicate shall have the power to decide any other Institution of Higher Learning/ Research Institute within the University area for conducting the M.Phil. Course in Education on merits. .

RESTRICTION IN NUMBER OF CHANCES

No candidate shall be permitted to re-appear for the written examination in any paper or more than two occasions or to re-submit a dissertation more than once. Candidates shall have to qualify for the degree passing all the written papers, dissertation within a period of four years from the date of commencement of the course.