PhD Advertisement for Autumn 2021 (HSS)
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Applications are invited from motivated candidates to pursue research in any area of Economics. Candidates interested to pursue empirical reseach in the area of development economics, behavioral economics, public policy and taxation are particularly encouraged to apply.
The minimum eligibility criteria are as follows:
Candidates having their own valid PhD fellowship (UGC/CSIR-NET JRF or any other equivalent fellowship) are strongly encouraged to apply. Few Institute fellowships might be available for deserving candidates who do not have fellowship provided that they have qualified any national level entrance exam such as NET (apart from satisfying minimal eligibility criteria).Please take a note of the following points:
Course work: Candidates admitted for the PhD programme must undergo course work of not less than 16 credits. Candidates may take one or two ecomomics course of the department, one research methodology course from another department and one/two courses from Mathematics and Statistics department. PhD supervisor would advise the candidate on the courses to be taken.
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