Ph.D Gender Studies


The gender studies doctoral program is designed to provide students with the interdisciplinary training in theory and methods need to conduct original research and scholarship about gender.

Ph. D in Gender Studies is a minimum of three years program that can be extended up to five years. A candidate will take 20 credit hour course work followed by 48 credit hour dissertation. Prior to being eligible to write a dissertation a student must clear a comprehensive written examination and a viva voce.



Students with M. Phil/MS degree in social Sciences can apply. Preference will be given to the graduates of Gender/Women Studies.

Written test 40 marks
Interview 40 marks
Academic Qualifications 10 marks
Publication (One mark each) 05 marks
Professional Experience (One mark per year) 05 marks
No. of Seats 10
PROGRAM STRUCTURE:               
Duration 3 Years
Total Credit Hours 68
Course Work 20
Research Work 48                        
GS 701                  Advanced Quantitative Research Methods 4 CH
GS 702                  Gender and Development 4 CH
GS 703                  Applied Statistics and Computer Applications 4 CH     
GS 704                  Advanced Qualitative Research Methods 4 CH
GS 705                  Feminism: Theory and Practice 4 CH
GS 706                  Thesis 48 CH