BS Abdur Rahman University PhD Admission 2021


B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology announces Admission to PhD Program 2023 for July Session, Apply now


BS Abdur Rahman University PhD Admission 2023 – B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology Chennai invites application for admission to Full-time and Part-time PhD Programs offered at various disciplines for the academic session commencing in July 2023.


BS Abdur Rahman University PhD Admission 2023


Ph.D. Programmes Offered

School of Computer, Information and Mathematical Sciences (SCIMS)

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Applications
  • Mathematics and Actuarial Science

School of Electrical & Communication Sciences (SECS)

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

School of Infrastructure (SOI)

  • Civil Engineering

School of Mechanical Sciences (SMS)

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Polymer Engineering

School of Physical and Chemical Sciences (SPCS)

  • Physics
  • Chemistry

School of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSSH)

  • English
  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Sociology

Crescent School of Business (CSB)

  • Management Studies

School of Live Sciences (SLS)

Crescent School of Pharmacy (CSP)

School of Arabic and Islamic Studies (SAIS)


Important Dates

  • Online/Offline PhD Application Start on 23rd March 2023
  • Last Date for Submission of Application: 12th May 2023
  • Call Letters to the eligible candidates: 01st June 2023
  • Online Entrance Exam: 07th to 10th June 2023
  • Online Interview: 14th to 17th June 2023
  • Publication of PhD Admission Results: 18th July 2023
  • Admission Card to the Selected Candidates: 20th July 2023
  • Verification of Original Certificates, Payment of Tuition & Caution Deposit Fees: 20th July 2023
  • Provisional Registration for the PhD Program: 26th July 2023
  • Commencement of Course Works: 01st August 2023


Eligibility Criteria

  • Post-Graduate Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% marks.

Minimum Duration of PhD Program

  • Full Time – 03 Years
  • Part Time – 04 Years
  1. No Objection Certificate from the Employer
  2. A commutable distance from the institute are encouraged in order to attend the mandatory course work and meeting the Research Supervisor at regular intervals


Application Process

Apply by Online /Download

  • Online –
  • Application can be downloaded –


Application Fee

  • The completed application along with a Demand Draft (DD) for Rs.1,000/-  (Rupees One Thousand only) should be submitted to “The Director (Admissions), B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Seethakathi Estate, Vandalur, Chennai-600048”
  • Interested candidates may view the faculty profile and facilities at the university website


 Selection Process

  • Verification of Eligibility at the Respective Departments/Schools
  • Notification about the Online Entrance Exam and Online Interview to the Shortlisted Candidates
  • Upon successful completion of the Entrance Exam and Interview process, Allocation of the Research Supervisors by the Department/School Level Selection Committee based on the proposed research topic and field of specialization
  • Publication of Results
  • Admission Card will be sent to the selected candidates
  • Provisional Registration for the PhD Programme


Entrance Exam & Interview

  • Duration of Online Entrance Exam: 2 Hours
  • Multiple Choice Questions: 100
  • Type of Questions: (1) Related to Respective Discipline – 80; (ii) Related to Respective Aptitude /Methodology/Ethics – 30
  • Marks: (i) 01 for correct answer; 0 for incorrect answer; (ii) No negative mark for wrong answers
  • Language: English
  • Interview: Presentation for 15 Minutes using PPT on the Proposed Research Topic


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