Institute of Kashmir Studies, University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar-6.

News Srinagar, India - 30th March 2010

Under Madanjeet Singh Scholarship (SAF) the Institute of Kashmir Studies, University of Kashmir, Srinagar has six scholarships, three from each gender available for the year 2010/2011 as per the following breakup.

 SNO Discipline Qualification Scholarships available
1. Cultural Studies Philosophy, Sociology, History, Anthropology, Classical Oriental Languages Two (2)
2. International Relations Political science Two (2)
3. Economics Economics Two (2)
Scholarship comprises (i) Rs: 15000/- per month (ii) Reimbursement  of all dues payable  to the University of Kashmir (iii) One time to and fro air fare from / to the place of residence of the scholar.

Applications are accordingly invited from the desirous eligible candidates seeking admission in M. Phil / Ph. D programme session 2010 in the subjects with 55% marks in the qualifying examination. The admission will be made through an entrance test as per the merit order.

The application forms can be obtained from the Institute on cash payment / DD of Rs:100/- pledged in favour of Director, Institute of Kashmir Studies, as per the existing norms. The application forms along with the attested relevant documents must reach the office of the undersigned on or before 15th of April 2010. The candidate shall be required to appear in the Entrance test scheduled to be held on 25th April 2010 at 2.00 pm at Delhi, Jammu, and Srinagar. Centre notice will be circulated separately.   

The UGC JRF candidates are exempted from appearing in the entrance test. However, the admission to M. Phil / Ph. D. programme in concerned discipline is subject to the availability of seats in the Institute. The UGC NET qualified candidates (for lectureship only) shall have to appear in entrance test.

Other details could be obtained from the office of the Institute of Kashmir Studies, University of Kashmir.

For any details Contact on No:-2420405 Ext.-2253, 2288, Mob: 919419404854
E-mail Address:;,
Postal Address: Office of the Director, Institute of Kashmir Studies, University Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar-6

Prof G. M. Khawaja, Professor (Research)

No. F(Admission)/ IKS / KU / 10
Dated: 11-02-2010