Doctoral Programs – Ph. D.

Oriental University started Doctoral Programs (Ph.D.) in the year 2015. Doctoral programme (Ph.D.) is governed by Ordinance 10 of the University. The Ph.D. programme in the University are offered by the faculty of Engineering & Technology, Faculty of Business Management, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Commerce, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law and Faculty of Science. The Dean(FMS & Research) is mentoring Doctoral Studies and Research for various Ph.D. program run by the constituent Institutes by the University.

The University offers Full-Time Ph.D. programme and Admission is scheduled bi-annually and the Announcement  in the Newspaper / Website is also published time to time.

Eligibility

Candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy must, at the time of application hold Master’s degree with at least 55% in Engineering, Science, Management, Computer Application, Pharmacy, Humanities, Commerce, Education, Law.

Subject to the conditions stipulated in these Regulations, the following persons are eligible to seek admission to the Ph.D. programme:

Candidates who have cleared the  M.Phil. Course work 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) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the Ph. D. Degree in the same Institution in an integrated programmeme.

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-Able and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time. A person who’s M.Phil. The dissertation has been evaluated and the viva voce is pending may be admitted  to the Ph.D. programme of the same Institution;

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 for admission to Ph.D. Programme.

Procedure for Admission

The admissions shall be made by the University through an entrance test bi-annually following the norms prescribed by the UGC New Delhi.

Procedure for conduct of Entrance Test:
Structure of Test:

All those who are not exempted from the entrance test of Doctoral Programs will be required to take the entrance test. the format of entrance test will be similar to that of National Eligibility Test of UGC. the entrance test for enrolling in Ph.D. Programme shall be conducted by the university. The date and place of which shall be announced through a notification.

The contents of the test will be as follows:

  1. General analytical skill/mental ability, including reasoning.
  2. English communication skill.
  3. Foundation of the relevant subjects in multiple choice questions (MCQ) and descriptive type questions on the relevant subject up to PG level.

Exemption from Entrance Test

Candidates who have qualified the UGC/ CSIRIDST/ National/ State level Fellowship/GATE/GPAT/SLET/NET/ M.Phil shall be admitted directly without the entrance test

Candidates who have been awarded teachers fellowship by statutory bodies for doing Ph.D. degree shall also be admitted directly without the entrance test.

Click to Fill – Ph.D. Admission form


Doctoral Programs (Ph. D.) In the following streams :

  1. Business Management
  2. Commerce
  3. Pharmacy
  4. Engineering
    • Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) / Computer Science (CS)
    • Mechanical Engineering (ME)
    • Civil Engineering (CE)
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EX)
    • Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)
  5. Law
  6. Education
  7. Chemistry

Fees Schedule for the Year 2018 – 19:

Entrance FeesRs. 1,500 /-
After written test and personal interview (Post DRC)Rs. 60,000 /-
For Course Work Examination FeesRs. 4,375 /-
After course work completion (Before RDC)Rs. 50,000 /-
After 6 months from the date of RDCRs. 50,000 /-
After 1 Year from the date of RDCRs. 50,000 /-
Prior to PSDC (Pre Submission Defense Committee)Rs. 25,000 /-
TotalRs. 2,40,875 /-( Fees for complete Coursework)

Download UGC approved a list of journals for Computer Science and Engineering


For more details contact :

Doctoral Programs

Prof. Dr. Rajendra K. Jain (Dr. R. K. Jain)
Dean (FMS & Research), Oriental University, Indore
Social Scientist

Mobile : +91 9425 910 111 / + 91 87700 86142

Email : director.research@orientaluniversity.in / director.osbm@orientaluniversity.in