The Department facilitates Ph.D. Programme which is directly administered by the Dean’s Office of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (FOHSS). There are two intakes, one in Magh (January) session and another in Shravan (July) session. However, application is called in Falgun (February) for Shravan (July) session and in Bhadra (August) for Magh (January) session.
The Process of Enrollment
Master’s degree with minimum second division is a pre-requisite for applying for Ph.D. For getting enrollment in Ph. D. program, candidates, who have passed the M. Phil need to submit a copy of research proposal including the abstract of M. Phil. dissertation whereas the candidates who have no M. Phil. Degree should submit additionally three research articles in which at least one article has to be published in a journal. The Office of the Dean, gets these documents evaluated by the experts and the candidates, obtaining 50% or above marks in evaluation, are called for an interview. After an interview, the final selection is done and successful candidates are informed to enroll.
All these processes are handled by the Research Committee chaired by the Dean. This Committee makes regulations, sets criteria, accepts and approves applications and provides supervisors, co-supervisors to the Ph. D. researchers. The Committee has the final authority of accepting the dissertation and awarding the degree.
For further details contact
Office of the Dean,
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences,
Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur
Telephone: 977-1-4330358; 4333980