Concourse: 02/09/18


Friday, February 9, 2018

ICSSR Funded Workshop on Research Methodology in Social Sciences-21st - 30th March 2018,Central University of Jharkhand

Call For Applications:

The Centre for Tribal Folklore, Language and Literature, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi,invites applications from M.Phil., Ph.D., and PDF scholars who are doing research on any topics and issues related to folklore for participation in a Ten-Day National Workshop on Research Methodology in Social Sciences to be held on 21st - 30th March 2018 at CUJ Campus (Ranchi).

This ten-day workshop on Research Methodology in Social Sciences is fully sponsored by IndianCouncil for Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi.

The Course Director of the workshop is Dr. M. Ramakrishnan, Asst. Prof., Centre for Tribal Folklore, Language and Literature, CUJ. (Ph: 09199140340 / 09444868577)

The Co-Course Director of the workshop is Dr. Rabindaranath Sarma, Head & Assoc. Prof.,Centre for Tribal Folklore, Language and Literature, CUJ. (Ph: 07549198583)

The preference will be given to the applicants belonging to the SC, ST, Minorities, Women, OBC, Other categories as per the instructions of the ICSSR.

There is no registration fee for the participants and the outstations participants will be provided free accommodation along with their travel allowance.

The venue of the programme is

 Centre for Tribal Folklore, Language and Literature, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi – 835205 (Jharkhand)

The duly filled in application along with the scanned copy of the documents must be sent to the Course Director on or before 23rd February 2018 by email only at

The date of notification of the selected candidates is 26th February 2018.

Application Forms can be downloaded from the University Website:

For more details


Centre for Tribal Folklore, Language

and Literature

Central University of Jharkhand
Brambe, Ranchi - 835205

CFA:Summer Courses-Language Intensives in Tibetan, Sanskrit, and Nepalese-New Graduate-Level Advanced Tibetan Reading Seminar- June 13- August 10, 2018 Kathmandu University

Call For Applications:
Kathmandu University - Centre for Buddhist Studies at Rangjung Yeshe Institute is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our Tibetan, Sanskrit and Nepalese summer intensive language courses. The courses include beginning and intermediate classical Tibetan, three levels of colloquial Tibetan (beginning, intermediate, and advanced), beginning and intermediate Sanskrit, and beginning and intermediate Nepalese. An introductory Buddhist studies intensive, combining study and a meditation practicum at a retreat center in the Kathmandu Valley will also be offered.

In addition, this year CBS is offering a new graduate-level, for-credit Advanced Tibetan Reading Seminar to be taught by Professor Klaus-Dieter Mathes from the Univ. of Vienna and Professor Yaroslav Komarovski from the Univ. of Nebraska.

The spoken language courses, which are structured to offer full immersion in the local languages and cultures, offer the opportunity to live with Tibetan and Nepalese families. All classes are held at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery, just a few minutes’ walk from the Great Stupa of Boudhanath in the Kathmandu Valley. This summer's courses begin June 13 and end August 10.

For more information, visit:

Contact Info: 
Joanne Larson
Director of Programs
Kathmandu University
Centre for Buddhist Studies
at Rangjung Yeshe Institute
Contact Email: