Updates & Notices*

New: Guidelines regarding extension of M.Phil./Ph.D. registration due to COVID-19 pandemic.



New: For all OBE related notifications and updates, please visit the examination 2020 webpage, http://www.du.ac.in/du/uploads/COVID-19/examination.html and the examination portal, http://exam.du.ac.in/

New: Date sheet of PG Mock Test (First Phase) Regular, NCWEB & SOL Exams July-2020

New: Notification regarding First Phase- Mock Test (All UG and PG) dated July 23, 2020

New: M.A. Philosophy II/IV Examination August 2020 (updated)

New: Notice for Adhoc Panel 2020-2021 [Click here to download the file.]

New: Notification regarding the Open Book Examination (OBE) for the final semester/term/year students [Click here download the file.]

New: Notification for Postponement of Open Book Examination (OBE)

Notice to MA Philosophy [OBE] students.

Information Regarding Access to Question Paper: If the student, on the day of the exam, is unable to download the question paper from the university portal (https://obe.du.ac.in), then they are to write an email requesting for the question paper to the following email ID: philosophyobe2020@gmail.com

Information Regarding Uploading Answer Sheets: If the student has not been able to upload the answer sheet on the university portal or has faced significant problems in doing so, then the student is to email the scanned answer sheets in PDF format to
obescript@exam.du.ac.in

New: Downloading of Question papers and uploading of scanned images of answer sheets for the Open Book Examination (OBE)

Revised date-Sheet for M.A. Philosophy Semester-II/IV Examination July 2020 [Click here to download the file.]

Provision of scribes for the visually impaired students of Undergraduate and Post Graduate Courses appearing for the Open Book Examination (OBE)

MOCK TEST – OBE – Date Sheet | Step-by-Step Guide
Notification for postponement of OBE

Notice – Procedure for downloading question papers / uploading the scanned answer sheets for the Open Book Examinations (OBE) 2020.

Notice regarding Extension of the last date for filling of Examination Form.

UGC-Non NET/Non-JRF Fellowship. Click here to download the notice. and the extension form

Date-Sheet for M.A. Philosophy Semester-II/IV Examination July, 2020 [Click here to download the file.]

Open Book Examinations 2020. All examination related queries may be sent to the following email: philosophyobe2020@gmail.com

For any further queries please contact:
Prof Balaganapathi (Head) +918500052757 (balaganapathid@gmail.com)
Dr Nilanjan Bhowmick +917838436277 (nilanjan.bhowmick72@gmail.com)
Mr Sumesh M K +919650940991(sumeshmk@gmail.com)
Dr Pragati Sahni (pragatisahni@hotmail.com)
Dr Sujata Roy Abhijat (roysujata18@gmail.com)

Head
17 June 2020

Notification regarding Extension/Renewal of UGC-Non-NET/Non-JRF Fellowship [Please click here to download the file.]

Revised Academic Calendar 2019-2020 [Click here to download the file.]

New: Vice-Chancellor’s appeal to contribute to The PM CARES Fund [Please click here to download the file and FAQs.]

New: The consent/authorization form to contribute to The PM CARES Fund [Please click here to access the online consent/authorization form].

http://app.du.ac.in/covid19

New: List of Department and College Teachers who are eligible to supervise M.Phil and Ph.D. scholars [Please click here to download the file.]

Notice, Internal Assessment Re-tests.

Notice, Internal Assessment Re-tests. The students who were unable to appear for the Internal Assessments for Semester II and IV held in February 2020 in the Department of Philosophy are requested to send fresh applications for appearing in re-tests to the concerned faculty. All the faculty teaching the course should be sent an email clearly stating name, semester, and roll number and the course for which the student wishes to appear. The subject box of the email should also contain the name of the course and the phrase “re-test for IA”, for instance, “Indian Philosophy Retest for IA”. The last date of receiving these emails is 19th May (Tuesday) 2020.

The concerned faculty will inform students about the format and timeline of the test being conducted for their respective courses.

The emails of faculty members are as follows:

Prof Balaganapathi balaganapathid@gmail.com

Prof Kesava Kumar pkesav@gmail.com

Prof Shashi Motilal shashimotilal@gmail.com

Dr R M Singh ravimsingh@gmail.com

Dr P Sahni pragatisahni@hotmail.com

Dr Enakshi Mitra enakshimitra21@gmail.com

Dr Nilanjan Bhowmick nilanjan.bhowmick72@gmail.com

Dr Sujata Roy Abhijat  roysujata18@gmail.com

Dr Aditya Gupta adityagitam@yahoo.com

Dr Ayesha Gautam gautam.ayesha8@gmail.com

Dr Reetu Jaiswal jaiswal.reetu@gmail.com

Dr Navneet Chopra navneet.edu@gmail.com

Dr Gautam Kalotra gkalotra63@gmail.com

Mr Sumesh M K sumeshmk@gmail.com

 Ms Sharmishthaa Atreja sharmishthaa.atreja@gmail.com                                                   

Head

Department of Philosophy

15-5-2020



New: The syllabus of the MPhil/ PhD entrance examination 2020. [Please click here to download the file.]

New: The syllabus of the MA entrance examination 2020. [Please click here to download the file.]

New: Guidelines for online thesis submission during COVID-19 lockdown period. [Please click here to download the file.]

Notification Regarding Monthly Fellowship Details of M.Phil./Ph.D. Scholars who have been availing UGC-JRF/SRF, RGNF, NFSC, NFST MANF, NFOBC.(Except Non- NET) to submit on UGC Portal.

New: University notifications regarding examinations. For further updates please check the University website regularly: du.ac.in

The Foundations of Cognitive Science Conference FCS 2020 and the pre-conference workshop which were scheduled to be on 26-28 March 2020, have been postponed due to the COVID-19 situation. http://fcs.16mb.com/

Students are requested to join the dedicated online groups (Google groups, WhatsApp groups, Zoom meetings) for updated course contents, study materials, and other information (Zoom/Skype id, log in details, etc)

MA Semester IV Google group. ma-philosophy-2018@googlegroups.com To join the group and to access the online resources shared with the class, please contact the group admins. https://groups.google.com/forum/#!contactowner/ma-philosophy-2018

MA Semester II Google group. du_philosophy_2019@googlegroups.com To join the group and to access the online resources shared with the class, please contact the group admins. https://groups.google.com/forum/#!contactowner/du_philosophy_2019

Online resources, classes, and virtual meetings. [Please click here to access the course updates during March 2020.] #COVID-19 measures. http://philosophydu.website/index.php/online-resources/

Students’ Counselling Centre

Notice for fellowship extension

All India Philosophy Graduate Conference (AIPGC) 2020,​ Classical and Contemporary Trends in Philosophy, 2- 4 March 2020, at Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi. https://aipgc2020home.weebly.com/

List-of-Department-and-College-Teachers-Eligible-to-Supervise-M.Phil-Ph.D.-Students [Please click here to download the file.]

Friday, 28th February 2020, Professor Richard Sorabji delivered a talk at our department.   Please find the details below.

Topic: Should free speech be beneficial speech?: An Indian tradition from Ashoka to Gandhi
Speaker: Prof Richard Sorabji  [Formerly Director at Institute of Classical Studies (London) and Honorary Fellow of Wolfson College (University of Oxford)]
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 28th February 2020
Time: 3pm  
For your reference, please find a downloadable poster and an abstract (below).  

Download Abstract

Members of Holi-hooliganism Prevention Committee.

Seminar on Gender and Freedom on 21st and 22nd of February 2020. [Please click here to download the schedule.]

Final Date Sheet of Internal Assessment M.A. Sem-II/IV

MA timetable Semesters II and IV

A two-day Faculty Development Program in Philosophy on Learning Outcome Based Curriculum Framework (LOCF) 10th and 11th February 2020. [Please click here to download the file.]

On 3rd February 2020, Prof. Madhucchanda Sen (Department of Philosophy, Darshan Bhawan, Jadavpur University, Kolkatta) delivered a talk at our department. Please find the details below.

Topic: ” The Name I Call Myself” 
Speaker:  Prof. Madhu Chanda Sen (Department of Philosophy Darshan Bhawan Jadavpur University Kolkatta)  
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)

Date: 3rd February 2020
Time: 2.30pm

On Friday, 17th January 2020, Dr. Anuradha Veeravalli (Former faculty at Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi) delivered a talk at our department.   Please find the details below.
Topic: Democracy, Rights and Peace?
Speaker: Dr. Anuradha Veeravalli (Former faculty at Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi)
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 17th January 2020
Time: 2.30 pm For your reference, please find a downloadable poster (above) and an abstract (as an attachment).


Download Abstract



Weekly Seminar: Talk by Prof Anjan Chakravartty (University of Miami)
Tuesday, 7th January 2020, Professor Anjan Chakravartty (University of Miami) delivered a talk at our department.  
Please find the details below.
Topic: Prospects for Realism about Natural Kinds
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 7th January 2020
Time: 2.30 pm For your reference, please find a downloadable poster and the abstract.

Download the Abstract


3 Revised files [Please click on the link below to download the relevant file.]

Option form for MA Semester II & IV (M.A.)

Revised M.A. Courses

Revised Time Table of M.phil and Ph.D. Course Work

Notice for Orientation Program for M.A. Sems-II and IV [Please click here to download the file.]

Ad-hoc panel Nov-Dec 2019-20. [Please click here to download the file.]

Option form for MA Semester II & IV

Ad-hoc panel notice and tentative ad-hoc list

Tentative ad-hoc list. [Please click here to download the file.]

On Friday, 20th December 2019, Dr. Alfons Puigarnau (Professor of Philosophy, Universitat Internacional De Catalunya, Barcelona)delivered a talk at our department.   Please find the details below.
Topic: Plotinus: East and West
Speaker: Dr. Alfons Puigarnau
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 20th December 2019
Time: 2.30pm  
Please find a downloadable poster and the abstract (below) for your reference.

Download Abstract

List of Courses for Semesters II and IV is to be uploaded

All India Philosophy Graduate Conference (AIPGC) 2020,​ Classical and Contemporary Trends in Philosophy, 2- 4 March 2020, at Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi. https://aipgc2020home.weebly.com/

Foundations of Cognitive Science Conference FCS 2020, 26-28 March 2020, at Department of Philosophy, University fo Delhi. http://fcs.16mb.com/ [Postponed due to the COVID-19 situation.]

Notice for Orientation Class, M.Phil and Ph.D. Scholars 2019-20.

The Date-sheet of M.A. Sems I/III Examinations, Nov-Dec 2019

Notice for Cultural Programme

The Second List of M.Phil and Ph.D. Admission 2019-20 [2 pages].

The Revised Tentative Date-sheet of M.A. Sems I/III Examinations, Nov-Dec 2019

New: List of Department and College Teachers Eligible to Supervise M.Phil/Ph.D. Students. [Please click here to download the file.]

On Thursday, 14th November 2019, Professor Karamjit S. Gill (Professor Emeritus, University of Brighton (UK)) delivered a talk at our department.   Please find the details below.
Topic: Designing AI Futures: A Symbiotic Vision
Speaker: Prof Karamjit S Gill
Venue: Library, Department of Philosophy, University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 14th November 2019
Time: 2.30pm   For your reference, please find a downloadable poster and an abstract attached below.

Download Abstract

Ph.D Admission 2019-20, Result Declared. [2 pages.]

M.A. Internal Assessment, Date sheets of Retest [3 Pages]

Application form of M.Phil admission 2019-20, updated. [Please click here to download the updated file.]

On Friday, 1st November 2019, Professor Nandini Sahu (Director, School of Foreign Languages; Faculty, IGNOU) delivered a talk at our department.  
Topic: Folklore and Gender
Venue: Room No 22, Satyakam Bhavan (next to new Social Science building), University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 1st November 2019
Time: 2.30pm

M.Phil. result 2019 declared. (Two pages.)

Notice for M.phil Title Defence

On Friday, i.e. 25th October 2019, Professor Christopher Key Chapple (Doshi Professor of Indic and Comparative Theology, Loyola Marymount University) delivered a talk at the department.

Topic: Thinking with the Yoga Sutra: Turning Back
Speaker: Prof Christopher Key Chapple
Venue: Room No 22, Satyakam Bhavan (next to new Social Science building), University of Delhi (North Campus)
Date: 25th October 2019
Time: 2.30pm

For your reference, please find a downloadable poster (above), the last chapter titled “Activity, Cessation and a Return to Origins in the Yoga Sutra” of his recent book on Yoga Sutra and an abstract (as attachments)

Download Abstract
Download Chapter

Notice for Ad-hoc Panel Nov-Dec 2019

The application format for Ad-hoc Panel Nov-Dec 2019 [2 Pages]

Please click here to download the application format for ad-hoc panel

On the Two-day National Seminar on “Gandhi and the Contemporary Issues: Old Theory, New Perspective”  (October 22nd-23rd , 2019), Co-organized by Department of Philosophy (University of Delhi), Gandhi Bhawan (University of Delhi), Indialogue Foundation, and Gandhi Smiriti & Darshan Samiti.

Notice on Election for Student Representatives for ICC.

Circular on the Election of Student Members to the Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) (5 pages).

Date Sheet of Internal Assessment 2019 M.A. Sems-I and III

A circular on the CBCS and the list/structure of CBCS Paper codes.

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Notice-III (PWD Students) for M.Phil and Ph.D. Interview

Revised Notice-II for M.Phil and Ph.D. Interview

Notice I for M.Phil and Ph.D. interview



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