Doctoral Programmes - PhD


Online Applications for PhD

*Entrance Test on 6 December 2020

CHRIST follows University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D Degrees) Regulations, 2016 and the subsequent Amendments.

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 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 PhD research is Rs. 60000/- irrespective of the discipline.
  • All the full-time research scholars shall be provided Rs. 30000/- as scholarship for each of the first three years on the annual fee.

Eligibility for PhD

The minimum eligibility of candidates intending to pursue a doctoral programme is a pass with a minimum of 55% in a postgraduate programme.

The selection process for PhD comprises of Entrance Examination, Research Skill Assessment and Personal Interview. *However, as per the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degrees) Regulations, 2016 (#5.1), those who qualify UGC-NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF) / SLET / GATE / teacher fellowship holder (KSET, SET etc.) or have passed M.Phil Programme shall be exempted from the Entrance Examination and take only a Research Skill Assessment Test along with their Personal Interview.

Note

Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/SLET/GATE/ teacher fellowship holder (KSET, SET etc.) or have passed M.Phil Programme may apply for PhD programme online, and send the Research Proposal and CV to phd@christuniversity.in any time of the year.

For such candidates the Research Skill Assessment and Personal Interview will be held separately. Appliation is to be submited online using the current format.

*As per the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degrees) Regulations, 2016 (#5.1), those who qualify UGC-NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF) / SLET / GATE / teacher fellowship holder (KSET, SET etc.) or have passed M.Phil Programme shall be exempted from the Entrance Examination and take only a Research Skill Assessment Test along with their Personal Interview.

 

 

PhD Programmes
Course Name Offline Online Fee | Eligibility Open From Open Until Apply Online
PhD-Economics (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-English (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility 24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020
PhD-Psychology (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-Computer Science (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-Mathematics (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-Commerce (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-Management (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

PhD-Law (June Batch) No Yes Fee  | Eligibility

 

24-Jun-2020 30-Nov-2020

 

 
  • The PhD Entrance Examination and Interview is to be held on June 15, 2020 and on June 22, 2020.
  • As per the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degrees) Regulations, 2016 (#5.1), those who qualify UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/ SLET/GATE/ teacher fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil Programme, may apply for PhD directly. They would undergo an interview by experts. Such candidates shall send their Research Proposal and CV to research@christuniversity.in. (This provision is open throughout the year). 
  • CLICK HERE to apply.
UGC_20190523042939.pdf

Templates

Proposal Template
Research Proposal Format for PhD Admissions
Research Proposal Format for PhD Coursework
Synopsis and Thesis
PhD Synopsis Format and Guidelines
Common Guidelines for Format of PhD Thesis
Supplemental Guidelines for APA Based PhD Theses
Forms  
Thesis and Synopsis form Submission  
  • CHRIST offers fellowship to all full-time PhD Scholars of Rs 8000/- per month as PhD Fellowship. Conditions for awarding the scholarship are:
    • Full time research with the physical presence in the respective department or assigned scholar spaces during the working hours of the university. (Monday to Friday - 9.30 am-4.30 pm and Saturday - 9.30 am-1.00 pm)
    • Scholar should not take up any employment.
    • 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).
  • The PhD Fellowship will be withdrawn in the following cases.
    • Candidate has not recieved acceptance from a peer-reviewed journal for at least an article.
    • Candidate has completed three years of research.
    • Research Advisory Committee recommends the withdrawal of the PhD Fellowship due to the below par performance in the research work.

  • Annual Fee for the Part time PhD scholars is Rs. 60000/- irrespective of the discipline. (Scholars who opt or are recommeded to do discontinue as a full time researcher need to pay Rs.  60000/-  as the annual fee from the very next academic year onwards.)

LavasaCHRIST (Deemed to be University) Christ University Road, 30 Valor Court At Post: Dasve Lavasa, Taluka: Mulshi Pune 412112, Maharashtra. Ph.No : 1800-123-2009

Delhi NCR: CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Mariam Nagar, Meerut Road, Delhi NCR Ghaziabad - 201003 Ph. No : +91 120 2986765 1800-123-3212 (Toll-free), Mob No : +91 9212440111

KengeriCHRIST (Deemed to be University), Kengeri Campus Kanmanike, Kumbalgodu, Mysore Road, Bangalore - 560074 Phone: 8040129000

BGR: CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bannerghatta Campus, Hulimavu, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore, Karnataka 560076, Phone: 080 4655 1333

MainCHRIST (Deemed to be University), Dairy Circle, Hosur Road, Bangalore, Karnataka 560029

 

Main

BGR

Kengeri

Delhi NCR

Lavasa

Economics

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Education

Yes

No

No

No

No

English

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Media Studies

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Psychology

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Social Work

Yes

No

No

No

No

Sociology

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Chemistry

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Computer Science

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Mathematics

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Physics

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Commerce

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Tourism

No

Yes

No

No

No

Law

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

International Studies

Yes

No

No

No

No

Engineering research is only at is only in the  Kengeri Campus

Civil

Computer Science

Electrical and Electronics

Electronics and Communication

Information Technology

Mechanical

 

Visit the faculty profile in the respective departments. Decide your campus for research  as per the available faculty in that particular campus. For any queries, email to phd.lavasa@christuniversity.in