Dr. Smita Sinha
Master Degree (M.A.)
Department offers 2 years Master’s Degree and 1 year Post Graduation Diploma in Russian Language. All the major subjects are taught in the department along with the special papers as we have many choices now. This 2 year program is consisted of 4 semesters having 20 papers.
The MA Programme is a crucial preparatory programme, in terms of theoretical and practical, for prospective linguistic researches and designed to build career in different aspects of government and non-government jobs.
Admission into MA in Linguistics course is based on the marks secured in all examinations starting from HSC, +2 and Degree basing upon the aggregate percentage of marks as decided by P.G. Council, Berhampur University. It is normally held in the month of May-June.
All the classes are usually held between 10.30 AM to 04.30 PM and sometimes extra classes are conducted to meet the requirements of needy students.
Ph.D. is purely a research course. Students are selected through URET/UGC-NET/UGC-JRF. The Dept. provides a supporting atmosphere to carry out advanced research in the diverse aspects of Linguistics. Consequently, the department has witnessed very committed researchers producing original work by implementing various updated research methodologies.
Applicants should have a Master’s Degree in the relevant discipline with at least 55% of marks or an equivalent grade (50% of marks or equivalent grade for SC, ST and Physically challenged candidates) of Berhampur University or any other University/Institution recognized by the University/UGC. College teachers and professionals with 15 years of experience should have at least 48% of marks at Master’s Degree level.
Candidates shall make an application available at the university to appear at the UNIVERSITY RESEARCH ELIGIBILITY TEST (URET).
Candidates who have qualified in NET conducted by the UGC, the State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) and candidates who have got an M. Phil. Degree (those who have been admitted into the M. Phil. Course through an Entrance Test) are exempted from appearing at this URET, should also apply for Ph. D. registration along with the required fees. They are also required to appear an interview along with the other candidates qualifying URET, to be conducted by the Staff Council of the concerned Department, as provided in the Regulations; failing which their cases shall not be considered.
All the classes are held in the University Campus between 10.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. during all working days.
D.Litt. in Berhampur University gives scholars a multi-disciplinary set of opportunities to work in different areas of researches. The department allows the scholars to choose a topic from varied subjects pertaining to Linguistics to work under the supervision of a guide.
Candidates having requisite qualifications and publications can contact the HOD for any query.
Eligibility- Graduate in any discipline with 45% of marks in aggregate at undergraduate level .For, SC,ST students 40% of% marks in aggregate at undergraduate level .
Admission process – Through Career Points (Class X,XII and Under graduation)
Duration -Two Semester (1Years)
Course Fee- As decided by University Authority