Nalanda University, a Central University under Ministry of Culture Govt of India, has announced Admissions for MA, MBA and PhD programmes for Academic Year 2023-24. The Admission is open for both Indian and International Students.
The entire application process for admissions is paperless and online.
The following programmes are available for admission:
MA in Hindu Studies (Sanātana Dharma)
MA in World Literature
MBA in Sustainable Development and Management (02 year With an Exit Option after 1 Year with Diploma)
MSc in Ecology and Environment Studies
MA in Historical Studies
MA in Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions
Priority Deadline for Masters Programs Applications: 31 May 2023
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
PhD in World Literature
PhD in Sustainable Development and Management
PhD in Ecology and Environment Studies
PhD in Historical Studies
PhD in Buddhist Studies, Philosophy and Comparative Religions
PhD in Hindu Studies (Sanātana)
All applicants need to demonstrate a high level of competence in the English language, as all courses will be conducted in English. English language test scores of TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, PTE, STEP are accepted.
PhD Admission 2023-24 Details:
Eligibility and Selection Criteria for PhD Level Admission at Nalanda University for Indian and International Students
For full time students it’s a fully residential programme, with a stipend of 35000 INR per month
Nalanda University offers 4 year doctoral programme for national and international students
For full time students, it’s a fully residential programme
For part-time students, residence will not be provided (baring contact programmes / workshops for a period of not exceeding more than seven days)
Essential Eligibility Criteria:
Applicant should have a Master’s degree with at least 65% marks or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA), preferably with dissertation at Masters’ level or M.Phil. Degree with 65% marks or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA).
Applicant to submit a Letter of Self Introduction, and 2 Letters of Recommendation/ References.
Applicant to submit a Statement of Purpose (SoP) (The SoP should clearly state the reason for opting the course/programme and choosing Nalanda University)
Applicant to submit a detailed Research Proposal (which will be put through plagiarism check)
Applicant to submit evidence of any research such as writing samples or published papers (at least 2 to 3).
International applicants have to submit a language proficiency proof such as:
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
Any other standard English test on international platform
Or, completed a full-time degree-level course taught and assessed entirely in English
For eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, the interested candidates should refer the official admission prospectus 2023-24 of Nalanda University, which is available on the official website of the university.