About The Course

A Ph.D. program is offered in two modes- Full time and Part time and not in a distance learning mode. Hence, coursework, participation in various interactions, submission of progress reports through presentations etc. on regular basis is mandatory during the program. A Full-time Ph.D. scholar shall mean a candidate devoting full time for completing the requirements of the program and a part- time Ph.D. scholar shall mean a candidate who is devoting a part of his time towards the pursuit of the program while discharging his official / employment obligations.

Ph.D. full time is for minimum 3 years and Ph.D. part time for minimum 4 ½ years. Maximum duration in case of both the modes is 6 years. Amity encourages interdisciplinary research and exchange of ideas and knowledge in various related fields. Consequently, it allows scholars to appoint a Co-Guide from outside Amity University as per university rules. The main Guide for the scholar during the Ph.D. program will be from Shobhit University, appointed as per the research topic and Guide availability.

 

Degree Programs & Admission Procedure

Eligibility for Ph.D. Program

Any candidate who has passed the Master’s examination in the concerned subject with a score of not less than 55% marks in aggregate, or have appeared in the final year examination of Master’s degree in the subject concerned, shall also be eligible to appear for the Ph.D. admission.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a minimum of 75% marks in aggregate in relevant field of Engineering / Technology of a University or its equivalent, with at least five years of experience in Public Sector Undertaking / Research and Development Organizations / Private Industries / Service Sectors / Educational Institutions / any other State and Central Government Organizations.

Important Note

  • Applicants who have valid score in any of the relevant eligibility tests like JRF/NET (UGC/CSIR), GATE, GPAT & SLET of the State, may be exempted from the Entrance Test, as per University norms.
  • Candidates who are Teacher Fellowship Holders/ direct awardees of fellowship by DST (INSPIRE), ICMR or any other National Agency are also exempted from the entrance test.
  • If M.Phil. student wants to take admission to Ph.D. program after passing M.Phil examination. He / she will be exempted from Entrance Test but will have to appear for the Interview.

Fee for Ph.D. Program

S.No.

Description

University Fee

Remarks

1.

Registration Fee

Rs.10,000/-

One Time

2.

First Semester Fee

Rs.50,000/-

Including course fee

3.

2nd, 3rd and 4th Semester

Rs.40,000/-

Per Semester

4.

5th Semester up to the completion of degree

Rs.10,000/

Per Semester

5.

Lab charges, if applicable

Rs.20,000/-

Per Year

6.

Thesis Evaluation Charges

Rs.25,000/-

At the time of submission of thesis

7.

Re-submission / Re-viva-voce fee

Rs.5,000/-

If Applicable

Boarding & Lodging Charges

Room Type

Triple Accommodation

Double Accommodation

Single Accommodation

Air-Cool

Rs.65,000/-

Rs.85,000/-

Rs.1,10,000/-

Air-Conditioned

Rs.80,000/-

Rs.1,10,000/-

Rs.1,60,000/-

How to Apply

To apply for the Ph.D. programme (January- 2018) of the University, eligible candidates may apply online using credit/debit card for payment or download and print the application form available on our website, and send the completed form along with Crossed Demand Draft for Rs. 2,100/- non-refundable in favor of “Shobhit University” payable at Gangoh, one recent colour photograph and photocopies of all marksheets and certificates (see List of enclosures as per clause ‘L’)

Send in a A4 size envelope by Speed post / reliable courier (means by which sender may track its movement on internet) to the Central Coordinator, Ph.D. Admissions, at Shobhit University, Adarsh Institutional Area, Babu Vijendra Marg, Gangoh, Distt. Saharanpur - 247341. Write “Application for Ph.D. January 2018” on the envelope. Applications reaching us after the due date are liable to be rejected / may not be processed.

Incomplete applications or applications received without all required enclosures are liable to be rejected / may not be processed.

Important Note

  • You may use one application form to apply for Ph.D. in ONLY one Department.
  • Please use separate application forms to apply for two or more Departments. Each application form must be complete in all respects and sent in a separate envelope along with all required enclosures and Demand Draft as above.
  • Candidates may apply for the Ph.D. program in a maximum of three Departments.

Scheme of Examination

The M.Phil./Ph.D. Entrance Test on 18th February 2018 would consist of 2 parts

The syllabi of the Research Methodology Test and the Subject Specific Tests for each Department is already given on the same page.