Christ University Bangalore announces Admission to PhD Program 2019
Christ University PhD Admission 2019 – Applications are invited by Christ University, Bangalore for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme for the session 2019-20
Interested and eligible candidates can read the necessary information regarding Christ University PhD Admission 2019such as application form eligibility criteria, fee details, selection process etc. on this page.
CHRIST (Deemed to be University) offers PhD in Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce, Management, Engineering and Law both in full time and part time mode.
Christ University PhD Admission 2019 Important Dates
Announcement and Issue of PhD Application Forms: 04th February 2019
Last Date of Issuing Application Form: 08th June 2019
Last Date of Receiving filled in Application Form: 08th June 2019
Selection Process Admit Card will be generated: 09th June 2019
Written Test and Interview: 15th June 2019 & 22nd June 2019
Announcement of Results: 24th June 2019
Last Date for the Payment Fees: 28th June 2019
Inauguration of PhD Course 2019 (Signing of Documents and Interaction with the Guides): 29th June 2019 (09.30 a.m., Venue: Room No. 802 Auditorium Block)
PhD Course Work: June 29 to November 30, 2019 Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
PhD Course Work Examination: 02nd to 07th December 2019
PhD Programs Disciplines
The University is offering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Courses in the following disciplines:
Management, Commerce, Tourism, Economics, Education, English, Media Studies, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Law, International Studies, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information Technology and Mechanical Engineering
Eligibility Criteria for Christ University PhD Admission 2019
The eligibility criteria will be minimum 55% marks in Post-Graduation and M Phil. The students who have cleared UGC-CSIR NET/JRF examination or SLET/GATE Exams and also the students who have worked as JRF for one year in the externally funded major research projects may be exempted from MPhil requirement. In case of internally funded major research projects (MRP), the students may be exempted from MPhil requirement after two years of research experience
Under certain conditions like students with high academic performance at postgraduate level, can be directly admitted for the PhD Program
CHRIST follows the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D Degrees) Regulations, 2016 and the subsequent Amendments.
Every candidate has to take the PhD Entrance Examination and Interview to be held on June 15, 2019, or on June 22, 2019.
Eligibility (For exemption only)
Post Graduate Degree in the related field of Research with not less than 55% marks
The candidate must have completed and/or being involved as a Research Associate/ Fellow, in a major research project (sponsored by UGC or any other approved institution) of specified duration of not less than 2 years
Candidates who are doing such research project must have completed at least one year of such research
The research project done / being done must be in the faculty area of the PhD Course applied for. Approved Institution for the purpose may be any national or international organization engaged in the field of Research and having recognition as an approved body of research
**Candidates seeking admission to PhD in Commerce/Management based on membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India / Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India/ Institute of Company Secretaries of India must have not less than 5 years of post-qualification professional / industry experience, as may be acceptable to the University, as equivalent to Research
Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the written test and interview conducted by the university
Under certain conditions such as presence of high impact publications students with high academic performance at the postgraduate level, may be admitted directly to a PhD program
CHRIST grants fellowship of Rs 8000/- per month as PhD fellowship to all full-time PhD Scholars. Conditions for awarding the fellowship are:
Full-time research with the physical presence in the campus or the designated research labs at least during the working hours of the university.
Scholar should not be a salaried employee.
Scholar should not be an Industry or Institution sponsored candidate.
Scholar should not be drawing any other scholarship or research funding.
Annual Fee of the full-time research scholars is Rs. 30000/- irrespective of the discipline (for the first three years from the registration).
Annual Fee of part-time research scholars is Rs. 60000/- irrespective of the discipline.
Christ University PhD Admission 2019 Application Process
Applications are available in the online format on our website www.christuniversity.in Direct Mode from Office of Admission, Christ University, Central Block, Hosur Road, Bengaluru-560029
Applications are available in the ‘Online’ format only on our website. Please read the instructions carefully before filling the application form
The application should be submitted in the prescribed format; those who wish to be exempted from the M. Phil qualification are required to send along the relevant documents of research experience. Please read the instructions carefully before filling the application form
Admission Registration Fee is Rs.5000/-
For more details and information on eligibility criteria, please visit their official website www.christuniversity.in