Direct PhD programme

Direct PhD programme is open to scholars who have completed an MPhil degree or have demonstrated their research capability by way of equivalent published work.

Students seeking admission to the Programme are required to bring with them a synopsis of about 1000 words, indicating a research theme, the questions and issues to be explored, and the types of sources to be consulted.

Candidates applying for the Programme are allowed to exercise only one option, that is, Ancient or Medieval or Modern, and the chosen option must be clearly mentioned at the appropriate column in the Application Form.