Research Studies in Sikkim
Students interested in academic and scientific research chose to study research programmes leading to award of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). In Sikkim, there are many institutes of higher education to provide Ph.D classes in different subjects. Both full time and part time programmes are offered. Often full time students receive research grant. To apply for a Ph.D you need a minimum of master's degree or equivalent qualification.
Generally Ph.D admission is based on written test and viva-voce etc. To be awarded a Ph.D degree, candidates are required to conduct their research in a particular field and defend their thesis or dissertation.
Ph.D is the highest level of an academic degree one can pursue in India and most other nations. However, it is not by any means an easy task to earn a PhD degree as it requires lot of hard work and many years to finally get the degree. A student who has a good academic record can opt for doctoral program.
Successful candidates get the opportunities to work in academics, science laboratories, research centers, industries etc. Also, they get opportunities to work on Post Doctoral Research.
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