PHD Doctorate DegreeIn India, a Masters Degree is required to gain admission to a Doctoral Programme although M.Phil Degree holders are preferred. In some subjects, doing a Masters in Philosophy (M.Phil) is a prerequisite to start PhD. The Indian Universities are required to lay down the criteria for the Faculty to be recognized as Research Supervisors both for M.Phil and PhD Programmes. The admissions are made through a Entrance Test at the level of the individual university. Upon satisfactory completion of the course work and the research methodology, which shall form part and parcel of the Doctoral Programme, the Scholars shall undertake research work and produce a draft Thesis within a reasonable time, as stipulated by the concerned university. The final Thesis produced by the Doctoral student and submitted to the University shall be evaluated by at least two experts, out of which one shall be from outside the State. It shall be up to the University concerned to have one examiner from outside the country. On receipt of satisfactory evaluation report, the Doctoral student undergoes a viva voce examination which are to be openly defended. The University shall issue a Provisional Certificate certifying to the effect that the Degree has been awarded in accordance with the provisions of these regulations of the University Grants Commission (UGC).
Registration for Ph.D. Degree
1. Sai Nath University Ranchi
The Sai Nath University, Ranchi has been established and incorporated by Jharkhand State Legislature through its official Gazette and recognized as per section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956.
The University has framed its own guidelines for admission to the Ph.D. Degree in the light of the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulations (Section 2F of UGC act 1956).
Eligibility:A Master's Degree in the relevant subject. Those having M.Phil Degrees will be preferred.
Duration: Two to Five Years.
Selection: The Ph.D. Scholars are selected on the basis of an Entrance Examination conducted by the University at different locations in India in the last week of June and December every year.
Admission: The selected candidates will be required to submit a synopsis in consultation with his/her Research Supervisor/Guide. Based on the clearance from the Research Board of the University, the Research Scholar will start researching on the notified topic.
Course Fee (Rs.):
Sai Nath Ranchi University Course Fee Rs. 45,000/- PA (Rs. 90,000/- for two Years -Can be paid in Two Installments).for latest regulation and notification visit University official website.
* Guide fee extra
* Synopsis Fee Rs. 5,000/- ;
* Course Work Fee .:Rs 5,000/-
* Dissertation Submission Fee Rs. 10,000/-
* Guide Fee, Synopsis Evaluation Fee and Viva Fee shall be extra as per University norms at the time of final proposal submission.
Subjects and Specialization areas offered for Ph.D.
Agriculture, Bengali, Botany, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Computer Science, Cosmetology, Commerce,Counseling & Psychotherapy, Chemistry, Disaster Management, Education, Engineering, Environment Science, Ecotourism, Electronics, Entrepreneurship, English Literature, Economics, Fine Arts, Fashion Technology, Forestry, Geo-informatics, Geology, Geriatric Care, Geography, Hindi, Home Science, History, Horticulture, Hospital Administration, Human Rights, Hospitality Management, Interfaith Studies, Insurance Management, International Studies, Indian Diaspora, Intellectual Property Rights, Law, Leadership, Linguistics, Library Science, Labour and Social Welfare, Medicinal Plants, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Management Studies, Microbiology, Music, Nanotechnology, Nursing, Peace Studies, Pharmacy, Pollution Control, Pomology, Political Science, Population Studies, Police Administration, Physics, Physical Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Renewable Energy, Rural Development, Sanskrit, Sports Science, Social Work, Sociology, Spirituality, Statistics, Sustainable Development, Technology Policy, Total Quality Management, Urdu, Women's Studies, Yoga, Zoology.
Note: All Fields are mandatory to fill.