APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University PhD

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) announces Entrance Exam for Admission to PhD Program 2023-24, Apply now

AKTU PhD Admission 2023 – Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programs in various specializations through an Entrance Exam for the Academic session 2023-24


AKTU PhD Admission 2023


Types of Registration

  • a) PhD full time
  • b) PhD part time

Types of online submission of application

  • a) PhD full time
  • b) PhD part time for faculty members of the University Departments or of an affiliated college of this University or Working with organisations within the country.

PhD full time for QIP

  • Disciplines of Engineering, Technology, Architecture,Basic Sciences & Mathematics, MCA and Management


Important Dates

  • Last date of online submission application form: 30th June 2023
  • Date of Exam: To be announced later


Eligibility Criteria

  • Masters Degree or a Professional Degree recognized as equivalent with minimum 55% marks.
  • B.E/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech (First Division or equivalent CGPA in either of one) in Electronics & Comm. Engg/Electronics Engg/ Electronics & Instrument Engineering/ Computer Science and Engineering/ Information Technology/Bioinformatics/ Software Engineering/ ECE.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, shall be granted to those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/differently able and other categories of candidates.
  • Category wise eligibility criteria and more information please check on website https://aktu.ac.in/


Application Process

  • Online Application form with requisite fee can be submitted through AKTU website: www.aktu.ac.in by 15/09/2023, onwards.
  • Candidates are advised to read the information brochure carefully, before filling and submitting the application.


Application Fee

  • GEN/OBC candidates : Rs. 2000/-
  • SC/ST/Females /PH candidates : Rs. 1000/-
  • Mode of Payment : Through online mode


Admission Process

  • PhD Admission to various specializations of AKTU will be through the Research Aptitude Test.
  • Final admission of qualified candidates will be done after a written test and interview.


Exam Structure

  • Exam Mode : Offline mode
  • Duration : 2 hours
  • Total Question : 100 multiple choice type ( 50 marks will be Research Methodology and 50 marks will be technical i.e. from subject specific disciplines/subject areas)
  • Marks Making : 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer, however no marks shall be deducted for un-attempted questions.
  • City of Examination : The written test for Ph.D. programmes may be conducted at Lucknow and Gautam Buddh Nagar (Noida/Greater Noida/Ghaziabad) (May vary depending upon the number of applicants for a city).


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


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