SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020, Application Form, Dates

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SASTRA University Thanjavur announces Admission to PhD Program 2020

SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020 – SASTRA University, Thanjavur has released a notification for admission to PhD Program in various disciplines as part of a joint research work between SASTRA & IIT Kanpur.
Eligible candidates can check more details on SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020 from the page below.

About PhD Program

Programs leading to the award of PhD Degree are available in various disciplines (Arts, Science, Engineering, Management & Law). Candidates can register themselves as:


Full time


Part time internal

Registration to Direct PhD Programs for B.Tech graduates is also possible.

Program Description

  • The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program at SASTRA DEEMED UNIVERSITY is designed to provide a candidate an opportunity to obtain the greatest possible expertise in the chosen field of interest through extensive course work and intensive research

SASTRA DEEMED UNIVERSITY shall offer PhD Programs in the following fields of research


Engineering / Technology


Arts and Sciences


Management, Education and Law

SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020 Important Date



Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form

20th November 2020

Eligibility Criteria for SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020

  • A minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in the qualifying degree .
  • A candidate who has any one of the following degrees from SASTRA DEEMED UNIVERSITY or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the discipline of study notified from time to time by SASTRA DEEMED UNIVERSITY shall be eligible
  • Master’s degree in Eng/Technology /Mgt./Pharmacy /Science /Arts /Computer Applications
  • Chartered Accountancy (CA) with a minimum of two years of work experience
  • A candidate who has  Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 60% and / or with an industrial sponsorship shall be considered for direct Ph.D. program

SASTRA University PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

  • A candidate desirous of registering for Ph.D. programme shall submit the application in the prescribed form. The candidate must mention the  name of the School in which admission is required.
  • Admission is subject to not only upon academic record, but also on the availability of a research advisor and facilities in the area of research
  • The candidate shall be called for a presentation before a selection committee of the University. The candidate will be asked to present a technical paper from a refereed journal.
  • Full-time candidates who are selected based on written test and interview shall be exempted from clause 4.4.
  • Provisional registration for the PhD program will be done quarterly (on the first week of January / April / July / October)
  • Interested Candidates may upload their resume at on or before 20th November 2020

Selection Procedure

  • Admission of candidates in the concerned course will be made on the basis of merit. A merit list will be issued on the basis of marks obtained in GATE or CSIR-NET.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website