Home >> Admission-Notification >> PHD Admission >>

Maharishi Markandeshwar University PhD Admission 2017

MMU PhD Program 2017


Maharishi Markandeshwar University invites application for admission to its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program for the academic year 2017-18


PhD Program Disciplines

Maharishi Markandeshwar University invites applications by 16th November 2017 for admission to the PhD Program in the following disciplines


Technical Stream: Computer Science & Engineering; Electronics and Communication Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Computer Science and Applications; Civil Engineering; Bio-Technology; Physics; Chemistry; English; Hotel Management; Management; Mathematics; Pharmacy


Medical Stream: Physiotherapy; Anatomy; Biochemistry; Microbiology; Pharmacology; Physiology; Community Health/Public Health


Nursing Stream: Nursing


Duration of the Program

The PhD Program shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years. However, candidate is to do research work for a minimum duration of two years after the approval of synopsis by the Research Advisory Committee


Eligibility Criteria

A candidate for admission to the PhD Program must have obtained any of the following academic qualifications in the discipline of research or a subject allied thereto (the alliance to be decided by the Academic Council on the recommendations of the respective Board of Studies) at the Master’s degree level (M.Tech/M.E., MBA, MCA, M.A, M.Sc., etc. other than M.Phil) from a recognized University:

Master's degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade/CGPA in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved,recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing,accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions

Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. coursework with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade/CGPA in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree Shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the PhD Degree in the same Institution in an integrated program

A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50% or an equivalent relaxation of grade/CGPA under 3.1.1 and 3.1.2 above may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/differently-abled and other categories of candidates without including the grace mark procedures as per the decision of the Commission from time to time


Selection Procedure

Except for those exempted from Entrance Test as per conditions mentioned in the Prospectus, Admissions will be made on the basis of merit of Entrance Test which will now be held on 19th November 2017 (Sunday) at 11.00 am followed by interview in the University

The selection of the candidates for Admission to the PhD Program will be made on the basis of merit of the Entrance Tests to be conducted by the University followed by interview in the respective Departments/ Institutes

Those who have qualified UGC/CSIR NET in respective disciplines or M. Tech with GATE for seeking admission in PhD Program other than Medical/Dental streams, will not be required to appear in the Entrance Test and will be considered for admission on the basis of their academic merit followed by interview which will also expose the candidates about their depth in the subject, research aptitude, area of research, suitability, etc.

Admission will be made on the basis of merit of entrance test to be held on 19th November 2017 at 11.00 a.m. followed by interview in the University


Fellowship Details

A limited number of Fellowships of Rs.12000/- P.M with contingency upto Rs.6000/- per annum are available in the subjects other than the subjects of the Faculties of Medical Sciences & Dental Sciences and some of the selected candidates may also be considered for the award of Fellowship on their merit and research aptitude

The continuation of the Fellowship and utilization of the amount of Contingency will be made as per guidelines framed by the University from time to time and subject to satisfactory progress report.



Prospectus containing Application Form and other details including No. of seats in each of the disciplines can be obtained from the counter of the University on payment of Rs.1000/- or can be downloaded from the website of the University in which case a Bank Draft of equivalent amount drawn in the name of MM University will have to be enclosed with the application

For further, more information visits at the website www.mmumullana.org


Important Dates


Last Date for Submission of Application Form: 16th November 2017


Date of Entrance Test: 19th November 2017 (Sunday) at 11.00 AM


Those exempted from Entrance Test will also have to appear for interview on the same date


MMU Mullana-Ambala (Haryana)

Maharishi Markandeshwar University (MMU), Mullana-Ambala (Haryana), (Deemed University est. u/s-3 of the UGC Act, 1956), Phone No.: 01731-2744758, Fax-274375, Email: info@mmumullana.org, Website www.mmumullana.org


For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

Click here  or more Admission Notification.

For more details, follow SuccessCDs ( FacebookGoogle PlusTwitter )



Related Posts:

Top PhD Entrance Exams in India
Here is al ist of Top PhD Entrance Exams in India. Visit the page to know about Entrance Exam Notifications of Top PhD Courses in India

Why do a Phd? - Reasons, Funding Schemes, Job Prospects
Why do a PhD? - Purpose, Opportunities, Funding Schemes. Check here the list of Important Schemes and Funding Opportunities available to do PhD in India