All Faculties/Departments of the various institutes of the University offer the Ph.D. programme under the following categories

A. Full Time Ph.D.:

A student in this category works full-time for his/her PhD degree with or without University fellowship or with project support or fellowship from CSIR/UGC or any other recognized funding agency.

B. Part Time Ph.D.:

A person working in reputed research organization, academic Institute and industry, can be admitted on part time basis provided

  • the candidate is working in an organization which encourages and facilitates research
  • candidate has minimum of one year work experience in related field.
  • candidate furnishes a "Consent & No Objection Certificate" from his/her parent organization.

The minimum time after which Ph.D. student shall be allowed for submission of the thesis will be three years from the date of Ph.D. registration which can be extended up to a maximum of six years. In special circumstances, a maximum extension of one more year limited to six months at a time can be provided by the Vice Chancellor on the recommendation of Research Degree Committee.

The women candidates and Persons with Disability (more than 40% disability) may be allowed a relaxation of two years in the maximum duration. In addition, the women candidates may be provided Maternity Leave/Child Care Leave once in the entire duration of M.Phil/Ph.D. for up to 240 days.

Fees detail for Ph.D. Program