IIHEd is an independent research institute within JGU that is focused on pursuing research and capacity building initiatives on different aspects of higher education in India and beyond. The vision of IIHEd is to contribute towards institution building for nation building.
The establishment of the International Institute for Higher Education Research & Capacity Building (IIHEd) rests on the growth and development of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) as a leading research-oriented global university in India that is contributing to promoting excellence in higher education in all its dimensions.
IIHEd will conduct research and offer advice on all aspects of higher education with a strong focus on curriculum development; pedagogical innovations; faculty engagement; faculty recruitment, retention and development; research and knowledge creation systems; promotion of scholarship and building research capacities; developing international collaborations; benchmarking and assessments of institutions; and for providing institutional support on law, policy and regulations relating to higher education.
Applicants shall be admitted to the Ph.D. Programme under one of the following categories:
The minimum and maximum period of study and research shall be three years and six years respectively from the date of registration of the student.
International Institute for Higher Education Research and Capacity Building (IIHED)
Sem 1_ODS courses
Core course from School_Sem 2 (Any 2)
Quantitative Research Methods
Social and philosophical foundations of Education
Qualitative research Methods
Psychology of education
History of Indian education
Research and Publication Ethics
Comparative & International education
Elective 1 from area of specialization
Elective 2 from area of specialization
Overall Total Credit
Last Date to apply
Research Aptitude Test
1st November – 15th November
16th – 25th June
Final List of Shortlisted candidates