Doctoral Programs

PhDs are an essential part of the knowledge economy. Completing a PhD is all about creating fresh knowledge, discovering new things and developing new skills. It is a degree meant for those who seek greater depth of knowledge in a specific area in recognition of high achievement application of scientific knowledge for solving technical, social and real world problem and to underlying the basic concept of the research work.

To achieve something significant, to learn something new, to improve yourself and your life, then come and join the world of knowledge.

The Glocal University offers Doctoral programs in assorted research e.g. Engineering and technologies, Applied science, Pharmacy, management and LAW, following the UGC guidelines notification dated 5th July, 2009. Admissions are on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or University written examination followed by personal interview/interaction by the concerned department concerned with due attention to central/State Reservation.

Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of computers science/Information Technology and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Discrete Tomography,  Digital Image Processing, Software Engineering, Computer Vision and Graphics, Algorithms, Networking, Mobile Computing, Soft Computing, Machine Learning, NLP, GIS, Cloud Computing and Big Data, Cryptography, Internet Governance, Data Analytics, Network Security, Data mining and warehousing, Geospatial Data Mining, Genetic Algorithm, Pattern Recognition and Analysis, Expert System, Artificial Intelligence, IOT, GNSS, Navigation System, Virtual Reality, GIS, Robotics, LIDAR
Ph.D. in Computer Application
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of computers science/Information Technology and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Discrete Tomography,  Digital Image Processing, Software Engineering, Computer Vision and Graphics, Algorithms, Networking, Mobile Computing, Soft Computing, Machine Learning, NLP, GIS, Cloud Computing and Big Data, Cryptography, Internet Governance, Data Analytics, Network Security, Data mining and warehousing, Geospatial Data Mining, Genetic Algorithm, Pattern Recognition and Analysis, Expert System, Artificial Intelligence, IOT, GNSS, Navigation System, Virtual Reality, GIS, Robotics, LIDAR
Ph. D. in Electronics & Communication Engineering
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of computers science/Information Technology and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

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Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of computers science/Information Technology and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Manufacturing, Design
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of computers science/Information Technology and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Transportation Engineering
Ph.D. in Life and Allied Health Science
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s degree from any recognised University in Botany/ Zoology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Medical lab Technology/ Life Science/ Any branch of Life and Allied Health Sciences with minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Plant & Animal Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Zoology, Botany, Microbiology, Clinical Biochemistry, Genetics, Cell Biology, Environmental Science, Stress Physiology.
Ph.D. in LAW and Legal Studies
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Subject to the conditions stipulated in these Regulations, the following persons are eligible to seek admission to the Ph.D. programme in Glocal Law School:
Master’s Degree holders satisfying the criteria stipulated under Clause 2 above.
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 programme. A 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-abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.
A person whose M.Phil. 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

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of  merit or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/interview by the Selection committee of the Department Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year

Research Areas : International Relations
Ph.D. in Management Studies
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of management, Business, Commerce and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Marketing/HR/Finance/Banking/Accounting/Small Scale Industries/Micro-finance.
Ph.D. in Pharmacy
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of Pharmaceutical Sciences and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g.  5.5 on 10 point scale)  in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GPAT scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year

Research Areas : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ph.D. in Agricultural Science
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

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Ph.D. in Applied Science (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC/AICTE or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g.  5.5 on 10 point scale)  in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Mathematics: Numerical optimization, Evolutionary Algorithms, Multi-objective optimization, Digital Watermarking
Chemistry: (Nano Science and Nanotechnology
Ph.D. in Education
Course Type : Doctoral Programmes

Eligibility : Master’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institutions by UGC or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of Education and study notified from time to time by the University. Minimum 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CGPA (e.g. 5.5 on 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination (5% relaxation of marks or CGPA for SC/ST candidates.

Admission Procedure : Admissions are made on the basis of NET/SLET scores and/or entrance examination test followed by personal interaction/ interview by the Selection committee of the Department. Applications for admission to Ph.D programmes in various departments of the Glocal University are invited in May/June for summer term and Nov/December for winter in every year.

Research Areas : Learning and Teaching, Assessment and Evaluation, Teacher Education, Commerce Education, Educational Technology, Non-Formal Education.