Admission Procedures
     Admission to Ph.D in history, Economics and Malayalam under the Kannur University is announced regularly by the University. Those who want to join IRISH for the Doctorate in the above mentioned disciplines, are requested to submit their application to the University through the Director of IRISH  according to the norms prescribed by the University. The candidates have to contact the respective guides in IRISH , prepare a short abstract of the proposed research work and submit it along with the application. The prescribed fees will  have to be paid by the candidates to the University. The university of Kannur invites the candidates for an entrance exam and an interview before the duly constituted  Doctoral committee. Once the process is finalized, the eligible candidates will be intimated by the University to take admission by paying the stipulated fees and join IRISH. Candidates could be full time or part-time scholars. They have to attend the prescribed courses organised by the University and follow the instructions regarding attendance, submission of qualifying Pre-Ph.D thesis in case of scholars without M.Phil. On completing the course work, stipulated period of research under the recognised guides the candidates are required  to submit their Ph.D theses to the University through IRISH and wait for the results.
     Indira Gandhi National Open University has recognised IRISH  as a research Center  for the disciplines under Social Sciences and Humanities. The prospective candidates are required to apply for the various disciplines in view of the advertisement from IGNOU through IRISH. Dr. N.J. Saleena, is the Deputy Director in Charge of Admissions to Doctorate under IGNOU. Telephone number :9496400455.
     Central University of Kerala (Kasergode) has recently recognised IRISH for certain disciplines in view of the recommendations made by the duly constituted Commission which visited  IRISH on 14 June 2012. Specific orders from the University are awaited. The interested candidates may look for the advertisement from the CUK and contact Dr. T.K.Sebastian on tele. No.9446266760.  Those who are interested in registering their names for various courses in Christian Theology, Judeo-Christian Scriptures and Studies in Asian Christianity are requested to contact Dr. Thomas Kochukarott or Dr. Joseph Pamplaniyil on tele. 9495650747 and 9495335872 respectively.
     Admission to various courses for Diploma, Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees of IGNOU through the Regular Study Centre of IGNOU at IRISH is offered in view of the advertisement made by IGNOU from time to time. Dr. Marykutty Alex is in charge of the admissions. Kindly contact .Tele. no.9496854247