Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts is a 2 year post graduation course in any specialized area of Humanities. After completing your BA you can specialize in MA Englsih, MA Geography, MA Archeology, MA History, and MA Sociology and many moor disciplines.
Master of Arts (MA) Eligibility Criteria
The candidate must have completed Bachelors Degree at the time of admission. He / she should also fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down by the university department in which admission is sought. Many universities have their own written test other than qualifying marks for admission to MA programs.
Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)
This is a pre doctoral program offered by several universities and institutions. Generally admission to this program is offered on the basis of Entrance exam and Interview.
MPhil Eligibility Criteria
This program is offered to candidates with research aptitude with good academic record. The minimum eligibility criterion for admission into this program is a post Graduate degree in relevant discipline.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is awarded under this program of study. The degree is awarded on the topic over which the candidate carries an exhaustive research and submits his report/finding in the form of a thesis.
Ph D Eligibility Criteria
Most of the institutions/University departments have M.Phil. as an eligibility for admission into this program. National Eligibility Test (NET) is also an eligibility criterion in some institutes for admission in to the PhD programs. Besides the above mentioned parameters candidates may also need to fulfill other eligibility criteria laid by the concerned department.