Papers for M.Phil. Degree : There are four papers in the M.Phil. Degree. The first paper i.e. Research Methodology and the fourth paper i.e. M.Phil. Thesis are compulsory where as the remaining two papers differ from subject to subject.
Decentralised Examination :The examination for M.Phil. Degree is conducted twice a year in the last week of June and December every year. The examinations are held at Agartala, Aizawl, Allahabad, Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Dimapur, Delhi, Gangtok, Goa, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Hanumangarh, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Jammu, Kohima, Kolkata, Kota, Lucknow, Mumbai, Meerut, Nasik, Pathankot, Port Blair, Patna, Pune, Ranchi, Raipur, Rohtak, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Sri Ganganagar, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Varanasi, Wokha. (More Centres may be opened).
Tuition and Other Fee : The total fee for the one year distance learning M.Phil. Degree is Rs. 13,525 payable in three instalments. The first instalment of Rs. 4,525 is payable at the time of admission. The remaining two instalments of Rs. 4,500 are payable after four months and after eight months. The details of fee to be paid by the participants are as follows :
Registration Fee 1525.00
Admission Fee 1200.00
Tuition Fee for One Year @ Rs. 900 per month 10,800.00
Total Rs. 13,525.00
Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank Draft for the first instalment of fee, i.e. Rs. 4,525 in the name of "The Global Open University, Nagaland" payable at Dimapur must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global Open University, Opposite Railway Station, Dimapur 797112, Nagaland. The details of M.Phil. Courses are given in the next four pages.
Eligibility : Master’s Degree in the relevant subject.
Duration : One year
M.Phil. Thesis : Examinees will submit the M.Phil. Thesis before appearing in the second semester examination.
Examination : To be conducted every year on 25-27 June and 29-31 December at Agartala, Aizawl, Allahabad, Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Dimapur, Delhi, Gangtok, Goa, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Hanumangarh, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Jammu, Kohima, Kolkata, Kota, Lucknow, Mumbai, Meerut, Nasik, Pathankot, Port Blair, Patna, Pune, Ranchi, Raipur, Rohtak, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Sri Ganganagar, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Varanasi, Wokha. (More Centres may be opened).
Award : Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree with specialisation in the relevant subject shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by The Global Open University, Nagaland.
Teaching Methodology : The Spot Admission and Central Despatch Unit will accord admission to the students and provide identity cards and lessons besides guidance and counselling on a continuing basis.
Medium of Instruction : The lessons are in English. However examinees can answer the questions and prepare the M.Phil. Thesis either in English or in Hindi. Study materials in Hindi are available by paying Rs. 1500 extra.
The following M.Phil. Degree Programmes are being offered for enabling the Master’s Degree holders to complete M.Phil. Degree within one year from the date of admission / registration.
First Paper i.e. Research Methodology is compulsory for all M.Phil. Degrees The names of the remaining two papers to be studied for each of the following M.Phil. Degrees are given in bracket:
M.Phil.Agriculture (Agricultural Policy of India, Agri-Biotech / Food Management)
M.Phil.Agri-informatics (Agri-Informatics, Protein Sequencing / Plant Bioinformatics)
M.Phil.Botany (Biodiversity, Plant Biotechnology / Environmental Biotechnology)
M.Phil.Biochemistry (Principles of Biochemistry, Industrial Biotechnology / Industrial Microbiology)
M.Phil.Bioinformatics (Bioinformatics Scenario, Structural Bioinformatics / Genomics)
M.Phil.Biotechnology (Biotechnology and Society, Agricultural Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical Biotech)
M.Phil.Computer Science (Advances in Computer Science, Computer Vision)
M.Phil.Cosmetology (Cosmetology in India, Herbal Cosmetology / Beauty Science)
M.Phil.Commerce (Commerce for Development, Financial Analysis / Government and Business)
M.Phil.Chemistry (Computer Programming, Computational Chemistry)
M.Phil.Disaster Management (Disaster Management Practices, Disaster Preparedness)
M.Phil.Education (New Trends in Education, Environmental Education / Disaster Education)
M.Phil.Environmental Science (Environment and Society, EIA / Global Environmental Policies)
M.Phil.Ecotourism (Ecotourism Planning and Development, Wildlife Tourism / Geographical Info. System)
M.Phil.Electronics (Communication Engineering, Consumers Electronics / E.Commerce)
M.Phil.Entrepreneurship (History of Entrepreneurship, Business Management / Social Work)
M.Phil.English (Literary Theory, Indian Writing in English / English in India)
M.Phil.Economics (Environmental Economics, Rural Development / Industrial Economy)
M.Phil.Fine Arts (Art Criticism, Graphic Design / Textile Design / Art Practices)
M.Phil.Fashion Technology (Fashion Design, Fashion Journalism / Fashion Modelling)
M.Phil.Geoinformatics (Geographical Information System, Digital Image Processing / Digital Cartography)
M.Phil.Geology (Remote Sensing, Petrology / Hydrogeology / Environmental Geology)
M.Phil.Geriatric Care (Gerontology, Geriatric Diseases / Geriatric Security)
M.Phil.Geography (Geography Education, Political Geography/Human & Economic Aspects of Geography)
M.Phil.History (Medieval-Modern History, Ancient Culture / Peasant Movement)
M.Phil.Hindi (Past, Present and Future of Hindi, Globalisation and Hindi)
M.Phil.Horticulture (New Trends in Horticulture, Social / Scientific Aspects of Horticulture)
M.Phil.Hospitality Management (Hospitality Management, Health Food / Medical / Eco Tourism)
M.Phil.Home Science (Human Health, Human Physiology / Health Education)
M.Phil.Hospital Admn.(Health Care Practices, Computer Based Hospital Management)
M.Phil.Human Rights (ABC of Human Rights, Human Rights and Peace / Human Rights Education)
M.Phil.Insurance Management (Insurance Business, Life / General Insurance)
M.Phil.Indian Diaspora (History and Culture, Literature, Arts and Films)
M.Phil.Intellectual Property Rights (IPR, Science & Technology, Global Scene of IPR)
M.Phil.Interfaith Studies (Interfaith Movement, Intolerance / Spirituality)
M.Phil.International Studies (Global Insurgency, International Trade / International Legal Framework)
M.Phil.Law (Public Law and Governance, Legal Practice / WTO / Gender and Justice)
M.Phil.Library Science (Library Planning, Public Library / Online Library)
M.Phil.Linguistics (Language Modelling, Phonology / Argumentation Theory)
M.Phil.Labour & Social Welfare (Labour Welfare, Social Welfare / Movements)
M.Phil.Medicinal Plants (Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology / TQM for Medicinal Plants / Export Potential of M.P.)
M.Phil.Mgt./Business Admninistration (Management & Administration, HRM / Ethical Mkg. / Financial Mgt.)
M.Phil.Mass.Communication (Mass Communication in India, Print Media / E-Journalism)
M.Phil.Mathematics (Future of Mathematics, Ecology and Mathematics / Mathematical Forecasting)
M.Phil.Microbiology (Environmental Microbiology, Agricultural / Industrial Microbiology)
M.Phil.Music (Music and Meditation, Music Therapy / Music Education)
M.Phil.Nanotechnology (Nanotechnology and Society, Nano Research / Nano Education)
M.Phil.Peace Studies (Global Wars, Arms Control / Chem and Bio Weapons)
M.Phil.Pollution Control (Pollution Control Technology, Air / Water / Noise Pollution)
M.Phil.Population Studies (Populationa and Development, Nuptiality / Morbidity / Child Health)
M.Phil.Physics (Computer Programming, Computational Physics / Advanced Statistical Physics)
M.Phil. Physical Education (Physical Education Research, Health Perspectives of Physical Education)
M.Phil.Political Science (Political Thought, Indian Politics / Women’s Studies)
M.Phil. Psychology (Organisational Behaviour, Clinical / Criminal Psychology / Counselling)
M.Phil.Police Admn. (Police Reforms, Crimes Against Women / Cyber Crime)
M.Phil.Pomology (New Trends, Fruit Growing / Processing / Economics)
M.Phil.Public Administration (Good Governance, Government Accountability)
M.Phil.Renewable Energy (New Energy Sources, R & D in Renewable Energy / Investment Opportunities)
M.Phil.Rural Development (Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Rural Banking / Gram Sabha)
M.Phil.Sanskrit (Sanskrit-A Global Language, Computational Linguistics / Meditation)
M.Phil.Sports Science (Sports Science Scene, Research / Performance / Management of Sports)
M.Phil.Social Work (Social Work in India, NGO Management / Government Support / CSR)
M.Phil.Sustainable Dev. (Sustainable Development Policies, Climate Change / Greening / Wilderness)
M.Phil.Sociology (Politics and Society, Gender and Society / Globalisation)
M.Phil.Statistics (Biostatistics, Reliability and Life Testing / Design of Experiments)
M.Phil.Technology Policy (Technology Policy, Management of Technology / Political Economy / IPR)
M.Phil.TQM (Total Quality Mgt., TQM in Medical Services / Documentation / Automotive Components)
M.Phil.Urdu (Past, Present and Future of Urdu, Globalisation of Urdu / Spirituality and Urdu)
M.Phil.Women’s Studies (Equality, Crime Against Women / Entrepreneurship)
M.Phil.Yoga (Philosophy of Yoga, Therapy / Yogic Cure / Globalisation of Yoga)
M.Phil.Zoology (Wildlife Biology, Fisheries / Toxicology / Entomology)
Submission of M.Phil. Thesis : The topic for the M.Phil. Thesis will have to be approved before starting the work of data collection and compilation. The Format for the approval of the M.Phil. Thesis will be sent after admission.