Given below are the details on PhD Admission 2015-16 in India with complete details on its Procedure, Requirements and Eligibility Criteria. PhD Admission in India is available for full time and part time programmes in disciplines of arts, commerce science, engineering, humanities, management, law, medicine, IT and finance. The demand for a PhD Degree in India has increased in recent years as a result of these three factors:
a) The need for higher specialization.
b) PhD being used as a substitute for the National level eligibility Test (NET).
c) Improved career prospects.
PhD Admission Eligibility
Eligibility: The general eligibility is a Masters degree in the discipline you would like to pursue a doctoral degree. (For instance PhD in Commerce the eligibility is a Masters degree in Commerce). There are however exceptions to this rule. For instance in case of engineers and doctors a bachelors degree B.Tech/B.E or MBBS degree is considered sufficient. Along with this candidates are required to pass a entrance test. The UGC NET is a national level PhD entrance test conducted by the University Grants Commission (UGC). There are also other Phd Entrance tests in India which are institute specific.
PhD entrance exam pattern: Generally speaking PhD entrance exam pattern consists of two parts.
Part A- Research Aptitude (Research aptitude consists of sections of logical reasoning, numerical ability and language proficiency).
Part B- Subject Specific (Subject specific contains technical questions in the subject).
PhD course requirement: The PhD course requirement is a set of conditions that have that have to be followed in order to gain admission to a PhD program. These conditions include
a) Completion of credits as per course.
b) Formal Proposal of research (Objective of research) prepared with the help of project guide and approved by the doctoral committee.
c) Filling of the application form
d) Payment of application fee.
Application procedure for PhD courses: Application Procedure for Phd Courses in India is available both online and offline. Candidates can procure the prospectus for respective course by either writing to the university or by downloading them online. Application forms need to be forwarded to respective department with the required documents.
Given below is the list of universities and colleges offering phd admission 2015 in India in IIT, IGNOU and other universities.
IGNOU PhD Admission IIT PhD Admission
IISc PhD Admission BITS PhD Admission
Anna University PhD Admission BHU PhD Admission
Assam University PhD Admission BIT Mesra PhD Admission
Gauhati University PhD Admission Pune University PhD Admission
NIT PhD Admission IIIT PhD Admission
TIFR PhD Admission Delhi University PhD Admission
Aligarh Muslim University PhD Admission Osmania University PhD Admission
Mysore University PhD Admission Andhra University PhD Admission
JMI PhD Admission