Noida: Amity University, a leading private education group in India, has invited applications for PhD programmes (January 2018 session) for more than 60 disciplines. The interested candidates can apply the PhD courses via online mode for its various campuses: Noida, Jaipur, Gurgaon, Gwalior, and Mumbai.
The applications are invited for both full Time and Part Time in the more than 60 disciplines: Social Sciences and Humanities Group Subjects, Science, Engineering & Technology Subjects, Health & Allied Sciences, Management Studies, Law, Agriculture and its Allied subjects, Bio Sciences & Bio-Technology and Hospitality and Tourism subjects.
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application for various campuses are as followed: Noida – 20 Dec 2017; Jaipur – 18 Dec 2017; Gurgaon (Manesar) – 05 Dec 2017; Gwalior – 08 Dec 2017; Mumbai – yet to announce.
Eligibility: Candidates seeking admission to the PhD Program, whether full time or part time, shall have to possess requisite percentage of marks / grade point average in qualifying examination as indicated below:
The required minimum qualification for admission to a PhD Program shall normally be a two years Master’s OR MPhil Degree from any accredited Indian or Foreign University in the relevant field. She/he must have obtained either a minimum of 50% marks or Equivalent Grade in the MPhil degree or a minimum of 55% marks or Equivalent Grade in the Master’s Degree (for all disciplines except Engineering and Technology), however, overall 60% at all academic levels will be desirable.
Applicants with M. Tech / M.E./M.S. qualification in relevant disciplines with excellent academic record with minimum CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale or equivalent or 60% marks and with 60% aggregate in Xth , XIIth and B.Tech/B.E. will be considered eligible for admission in Ph.D. Programs in Engineering and Technology.
For Ph.D. in Law, the applicant should possess Master’s degree in Law with minimum 55% marks or equivalent grade or M. Phil in law.
Applicants with Chartered Accountancy (CA) Qualification from ‘The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India’ (ICAI)/ Cost and Works Accountancy of ICWAI/ Company Secretary of ICSI with a minimum 55% marks or equivalent grade may be considered eligible for admission to Ph.D. Programs in the relevant field.
Exemption from Written Examination:
Candidates who have cleared an All India Examination or NET of UGC / CSIR / ICAR (ASRB) / GPAT / ICMR / GATE in the last 2 years shall be exempted from the written part of the selection process. However, they will be required to appear for the Personal Interview.
Procedure: Eligible candidates will be required to undertake PET (PhD Entrance Test), on the date selected by them. PET will be a computer based test (CBT) followed by an Interview, on the same day
For more details on eligibility criteria and online submission of application, candidates should visit the PhD admission page of Amity University official page: