Master of Philosophy (M.Phil - Full time) - Admission


Candidates with not less than 55% of marks in the degree of Master of Education of any University can seek admission for the degree of M.Phil. in Education.
The duration of M.Phil. course is of two semesters. The duration of two semesters together consists of 200 working days inclusive of admission (10 days) and examination (10 days) with a minimum of 90 working days per semester.

Mode of Selection

Every year after the publication of M.Ed. results, applications are issued. On receipt of filled-in application  forms, candidates are called for interview to ensure the proficiency of the candidates in undertaking research. The State Government's norms are employed in Reservation of seats.

Details of the Programme

The M.Phil programme on full-time basis will consist of two compulsory papers, each carrying 100 marks for the first semester. The Second Semester includes an Elective paper which carries 100 marks and the dissertation which carries 300 marks, including 50 marks for Viva-voce and 50 marks for the participation in research colloquium and Seminars.
To Pass M.Phil. Examination a student will be required to pass separately in each paper and dissertation. The dissertation shall be on an educational topic approved by the Research Committee.

Submission of Application

“The duly filled in application form along with supportive documents can be submitted either in person at the College Office on all working days except Sundays or by post addressed to The Principal, St.Ignatius College of Education, Palayamkottai-627002.