Broad reserach areas at CSCS include: gender studies, law and culture, education, film and new media, psychoanalysis, history and philosophy of culture. Applicants with other interests are also invited to apply.
A Master’s Degree from any recognized university in India or abroad, with a minimum mark of 55% or its grade equivalent. 5% relaxation for SC/ST candidates.
Preference will be given to candidates working in the broad area of Culture and Democracy, which is the focus of current CSCS research. Applicants with an interest in Law and Culture are also encouraged to apply.
- Enclose the following documents:
- Curriculum Vitae; -- Copies of the under-graduate and post-graduate marks sheets (one set); -- A sample of writing (no longer than 15 double-spaced pages or approx. 4000 words, e.g. a reworked term paper); -- A two-page research proposal.
Send your applications and supporting documents in an envelope marked ‘Ph.D. Programme’ to
The Administrative Officer, Centre for the Study of Culture and Society, 466, 9th Cross Madhavan Park, 1st Block, Jayanagar, Bangalore 560011
Last Date for Application: April 30 Shortlisted candidates will be called for an oral interview in the second week of June. The first semester of the Ph.D. programme commences on August 1.