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Nirma University PhD Admission 2018 Dates, Application


Nirma University Institute of Technology Ahmedabad PhD Admission 2018  

Nirma University PhD Admission 2018- Nirma University is a statutory University, established under the Act passed by the Gujarat Legislative Assembly in year 2003 and recognized by the University Grant Commission(UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act and accredited with grade ‘A’ by the NAAC

 

Important Dates

  • Last Date for receiving Application for PhD Program (Full-Time) in Faculty of Mgt.: 26th April 2018
  • Last Date for receiving Application for PhD Program (Part-Time) in Faculty of Mgt.: 29th April 2018
  • Scrutiny of Application Forms Latest by 04th May 2018
  • Sending call letter to eligible candidates Latest by 10th May 2018
  • Written Test and Presentation 19th May 2018 (Third Saturday)

 

Programs Offered

PhD Program (Full-Time)

  • The University offers PhD Programs (Full-Time) under the Faculty of Technology & Engineering, Pharmacy, Science & Law. Among the selected candidates few seats are available in PhD (Full-Time) Program With stipend also

PhD Program PhD (Part-Time)

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

Salient Features of the Schemes

  • Part-Time candidates who do not avail any PhD Fellowship/Scholarship/Stipend from any Central or State Govt. shall be provided one-time incentive of Rs.2.5 lakh on successful completion of the PhD degree
  • For further details of PhD Programs (Part-Time)

 

Eligibility Criteria

For PhD (Full-Time & Part-Time Program)

  • Candidates for admission to the. programme 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 (or an equivalent grade 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 possessing a Degree considered equivalent to M.Phil. Degree of an Indian Institution, 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, shall be eligible

 

Selection Procedure

  • The University will decide on an annual basis through Faculty of Doctoral Studies & Research a predetermined and manageable number of Ph.D. scholars to be admitted depending on the number of available Research Supervisors and other academic and physical facilities available, keeping in mind the norms regarding the scholar- teacher ratio
  • The University will notify well in advance in the institutional website and through advertisement in at least two (2) national newspapers, of which at least one (1) shall be in the regional language, the number of seats for admission, subject/discipline-wise distribution of available seats, criteria for admission, procedure for admission and all other relevant information
  • The domain expert will be decided by the Dean concerned. The selection criterion for the admission in PhD Programme are as under.
  • An Entrance Test shall be qualifying with qualifying marks as 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 shall be declared on the notice board/ website of the University
  • An interview/viva-voce to be organized by the University when the candidates are required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before Department Research Committee specified
  • 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 M.Phil Program Shall be exempted from appearing in the entrance test and deemed to be qualified for personal interview
  • The interview/viva-voce shall also consider the following aspects, viz. whether - the candidate possesses the competence for the proposed research;the research work can be suitably undertaken at the Institution;the proposed area of research can contribute to new/additional knowledge
  • Final merit shall be based on the merit of interview/viva-voce

 

Application Procedure

  • Application is to be done online from the website www.itnuadmission.com and www.nirmauni.ac.in
  • Download the application form from the websitewww.itnuadmission.com
  • Hard copy of duly filled-up application form along with online payment receipt of Rs.1000/- for PhD Programs as the application processing fees is to be submitted with necessary enclosures at following address so as to reach by 25th April 2018
  • Apply Onlinehttp://admissions.nirmauni.ac.in/CampusLynxNU/onindex.html

 

Nirma University, Ahmedabad

Postgraduate and Research Centre, Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway, Ahmedabad-382481, Tel: 02717-241911-15,Website www.nirmauni.ac.in