Full Time PhD scholars can apply for various schemes like INSPIRE fellowship, CSIR fellowship, AICTE fellowship, Minority community fellowship and other schemes (where scholarship is available) as per rules and eligibility of these schemes.
Minimum Eligibility Criteria:
The applicant must have Master’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Management/ Physics/ Mathematics or equivalent in a relevant discipline with minimum marks/CGPA as per the degree awarding university.
Also, applicant should have qualified the Ph.D. Entrance Examination conducted by the respective university (i.e. by Panjab University, Chandigarh or IKG Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar or JC Bose University of Science and Technology, YMCA, Faridabad). Candidates who have cleared GATE/NET/ other such national fellowship tests are exempted from appearing in the entrance examination as per the Ph.D. ordinance/rules of the degree awarding university. The candidate need to apply for the Ph.D. Entrance Examination as per the schedule available on respective university website.
Teachers from Engineering Colleges & Polytechnics, working engineers from Corporate Sector and scientists from R&D organization as well as fresh Master’s Degree holders are eligible to apply for PhD admission.
Kindly refer to respective university website for detailed eligibility criteria and PhD rules.
No. of Seats:
The number of PhD seats in any branch/ discipline is decided by the availability of the supervisor(s) in that particular branch/ discipline.
Refer to the detailed information brochure for more information related to PhD programmes under Direct Admission Category.