PhD means Doctor of Philosophy and also called as Doctorate Degree. PhD is the highest level of academic degree which is awarded to students by IGNOU University at the time of IGNOU Convocation.
The requirement of PhD degree is varies according to its subject or field. The candidate is called as a doctoral candidate or PhD candidate during the studies and coursework. Project, dissertation or other research work is may be required to earn PhD degree. The time duration of Doctor of Philosophy is depend on the subject selected but generally, its time duration is fall between two to five years.
Generally master’s degree is required to join PhD and professional experience also needed for some of courses. Candidates have to appear in PhD Entrance examination to take admission in their selected subject or field. Merit list of selected candidates will be prepared only after performance of students in their entrance examination.
List of IGNOU PhD Courses (Offered)
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