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Vel Tech University PhD Entrance Exam 2019 for Admission

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Vel Tech University  announces Admission to PhD Program  in Engineering, Management Science and Humanities

Vel Tech University PhD Entrance Test 2020 - Applications are invited by Vel Tech University for admission to (full time/part time) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programs in Engineering, Management and Science and Humanities for the commencing Winter session 2020 Batch.

Interested and eligible candidates can check the necessary information regarding Vel Tech University PhD Admissions 2020 such as application forms, eligibility criteria, fee details, selection process and more from the page below.

 

Eligibility Criteria for Vel Tech University PhD Entrance Test 2020

Ph.D. Degree in Engineering/ Technology

  • M.E. / M.Tech. / M.S. (Research) in the relevant branch of Engineering or Technology. The candidate should obtain a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

 

Ph.D. Degree in Management Sciences

  • MBA / M.Phil / Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management or Administration awarded by Indian Institute of Management (IIM) / M.S. (By Research) in Management Sciences. The candidate should obtain a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

 

Ph.D. Degree in Science and Humanities

  • M.Sc. / M.A. / M.S. (By Research) /M.Phil in the relevant branch of Science and Humanities / M.C.A.
  • The candidate should obtain a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examinations, or its equivalent grade ‘B in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

 

Admission Procedure

  • Candidates applying for Ph.D are required to write the entrance examination.
  • The syllabus for entrance examination is available on the website.
  • The entrance examination consists of 50% of the research methodology and 50% subject specific questions.
  • Candidates with UGC/CSIR(JRF)/NET/SLET/Teacher-Fellowships/MPhil/other National level eligibility test will be exempted from writing the entrance examinations.
  • The candidate should secure 50% marks in the entrance examination to qualify for the personal interview.
  • The candidates shortlisted in the entrance examination shall be called for the personal interview. The candidates are required to discuss their research interest/ area through a power point presentation before a duly constituted Departmental Research Committee.
  • Selected candidates shall be provisionally admitted for Ph.D programme on verification of original certificates and payment of prescribed fee structure for Ph.D.

 

Mode of PhD Program

All the programmes may be offered as a full time or part time mode as decided by the Board, which is subject to change from year to year.

 

Full-Time Ph.D. Programme

  • Candidates under full-time mode are expected to do research work in the Campus and should be available during the working hours for curricular, co-curricular and related activities.
  • Minimum Stipend per month is INR 15,000.
  • Meritorious candidates (with GATE / NET / SLET Qualified) and having Research Potential will be offered stipend upto INR 32,000.
  • Candidates who are working and want to pursue research in full-time mode should be sponsored by their employer and should avail leave during the research period or should get formally relieved from their duty to join the research programme.
  • Candidates who are sponsored by the AICTE under Quality Improvement Programme from Teachers of Engineering Colleges and who satisfy the eligibility conditions shall be eligible for full-time only, in the disciplines as notified in AICTE guidelines.
  • Candidates who are selected in the Fellowship programme of National or any recognised bodies and who satisfy the eligibility conditions as per the regulations are eligible for full-time studies in their respective disciplines.
  • Foreign nationals sponsored by the Government of India on any exchange programme and who satisfy the eligibility conditions as per the regulations are eligible for full-time study.

 

Part Time (Internal) Ph.D. Programme

  • Any faculty member of Vel Tech possessing the minimum prescribed qualifications and two years’ experience or as may be decided by the Board from time to time can apply in the prescribed form to work on a part-time basis for PhD degree.
  • Candidates with requisite qualifications working in research projects in Campus and selected by a selection committee constituted / approved by Vel Tech are eligible to register for Ph.D. after putting in at least six months of service in the project and the project should have a valid tenure of at least two years from the date of submission of application by the candidate.

 

Part Time (Extramural) Ph.D Programme

The candidates who seek admission under the following categories are considered to be under part time (Extramural) Ph.D programme

  • Candidates working as teachers in other PG and professional colleges in permanent positions and sponsored by their employers candidates sponsored by R&D organizations of following categories are eligible to apply to work on a part time basis for PhD degree and shall be called Part time extramural candidates.
  • Candidates working in industrial units/ R&D Departments / National Laboratories / Units of Government / Quasi Government or any other research laboratories which are recognized by Vel Tech to do collaborative research with Vel Tech and sponsored by the respective employer.
  • The extramural candidates has to submit the No Objection certificate stating that he/she is permitted to pursue studies on a part time basis, before submission. Also the No Objection Certificate must further state that he/she is permitted to pursue studies on a part time basis and that (i) his/her official duties will permit sufficient time for research, (ii) facilities for research are available at the place of work, (iii) he/she will be permitted to attend full time course work at Vel Tech for at least 6 months during his/her registration for the degree if the place of work is outside 50 km radius of Institution.

 

Note:

  • Their course work and all curricular, co-curricular activities and pre and co requisites shall be as determined by the advice of doctoral committee. In this mode, the candidates shall attend classes as prescribed by the Research Supervisor to complete courses as scheduled on any day including holidays and Sundays, along with Full time students or not as the case may be.
  • Conversion from one mode of study to the other shall not be permitted. However, the change will be permitted under extraordinary circumstances and with the approval of the vice chancellor or the recommendation of Dean-Research.

 

Vel Tech University PhD Entrance Test 2020 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online at the university’s website www.veltechuniv.edu.in
  • Filled application forms along with DD shall be sent to Dean Research Studies Office in person/ post/ email to deanrsearch@veltechuniv.edu.in; theDean Research Studies Office, 400 Feet Outer Ring Road, Avadi. Chennai-600062, Tamil Nadu, India

 

Also See : Latest Entrance Exam

 

Instruction for filling in Ph.D. Application

Step 1: New User Registration

  • Enter all the relevant details carefully.
  • Application No. and Password will be sent to your registered email address and mobile number.

 

Step 2: Sign In for Registered Users

  • Login with the Application No. and Password received from Vel Tech.
  • Refer this application number in all your future correspondence.

 

Step 3: Filling Online application form

  • Fill in the relevant fields carefully.

 

Step 4: Photo, Signature & Documents Upload

  • After that, your softcopy of photo and signature should be uploaded.
  • Supporting documents to be submitted in jpg or pdf format, subjected to maximum size of 100 kb
    • Scanned files of your photograph (100 KB (Max.) & jpeg file) and signature (100 KB (Max.) & jpeg file)
    • SSLC / Equivalent certificate(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
    • HSC / Equivalent(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
    • UG Degree Certificate(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
    • PG Degree Certificate(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
    • Transfer Certificate(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
  • For Part time Ph.D.
    • Service Certificate(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)
    • NOC(100 KB (Max.) & pdf file)

 

Step 5: Mode of payment

  • The cost of the application will be Rs.1000 only.
  • Valid Netbanking Account/ Credit/ Debit card or Paytm Account.

 

Step 6: Download filled-in application form

  • Download the soft copy of the application for your further correspondence.

 

Vel Tech University PhD Entrance Test 2020 Important Dates

  • Issue of Applications  20th October 2019
  • Last date for submission of Applications 20th November 2019
  • Entrance Exam 13th December 2019
  • Interview 13th December 2019 & 14th December 2019  
  • Certificate Verification and Admission 28th December 2019

For more information on college and courses, please click www.veltechuniv.edu.in

 

 

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