Nirma University PhD Admission 2021 Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

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Nirma University announces Admission to PhD Program 2021

Nirma University PhD Admission 2021 – Nirma University invites application for admission to Full-time/ Part-time Ph.D. Program under the Faculty of Technology & Engineering, Pharmacy, Science, Law, Management and Architecture for the academic session 2021

Interested candidates can check the post below for more details on Nirma University PhD Admission 2021

PhD Program Offered

Ph.D. Programme (Full-Time)

The University offers PhD Programs (Full-Time) under the Faculty of Technology & Engineering, Pharmacy, Science and Management. Among the selected candidates, a few seats are available in PhD (Full-Time) programme with stipend.

Ph.D. Programme (Part-Time)

The University offers PhD Programs (Part-Time) under the Faculty of Technology & Engineering, Pharmacy, Science, Management and Architecture.

Nirma University PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Online Application Process Begins

21st February 2021

Last Date for submission of Online Application

15th April 2021

Eligibility Criteria for Nirma University PhD Admission 2021

  • Candidates for admission to the PhD program shall have a 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.
  • Candidates possessing a Degree considered equivalent to MPhil Degree of an Indian Institution, from a Foreign Educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognised 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, shall be eligible for admission to PhD program.

Nirma University PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Interested candidates can apply online only through the official website
  • Visit the website, Registered Email-ID and Mobile number should not be changed throughout the admission process.
  • The candidates are desirous to seek admission to be required to apply online. Only those applicants, who apply online before the last date and satisfy the eligibility criteria, will be considered for admission.
  • Candidates, who intend to take admission for PhD have to apply in a prescribed proforma. On the receipt of applications, an Entrance Test will be conducted for the eligible candidates irrespective of number of applications received, which will be followed by an interview by the Departmental Research Committee.
  • The application fee can be paid through Debit/Credit card, internet banking.

Admission Procedure

  • The selection criterion for admission to PhD program are as under:
  • The Entrance Test shall be conducted for eligible candidates wherein the qualifying marks will be 50%. The syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of 50% of research methodology and 50% shall be subject-specific.
  • The list of candidates clearing the entrance test (50%) shall be declared on the notice board/ website of the University.
  • An interview/viva-voce to be organised by the University where the candidates are required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before the Department Research Committee.
  • The candidates who qualify the UGC-NET (Including JRF) UGC-CSIR NET (Including JRF) SLET / GATE / GPAT with a valid score in terms of cut-off marks and duration, teacher fellowship holder or who have passed MPhil programme shall be exempted from appearing in the entrance test and deemed to be qualified for a personal interview.


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