About The Course

M.Phil. or Master of Philosophy is a Postgraduate Academic Research Degree Course. It studies about the nature of man and ideas in context to a certain field of study. Philosophy is a comprehensive system of ideas about human nature and the nature of the reality we live in. The duration of Master of Philosophy degree is 1-2 years involving many semesters. The Course is of 2 years duration if pursued Part-Time, like in Bharathidasan University. A pre-doctoral programme - Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) is taken after completion of the Master's Degree. This can either be completely research based or can include course work as well. Master’s Degree in Philosophy is offered by various Indian Universities in a wide variety of subjects ranging from English, Mathematics, and Physics to Management.

Master’s Degree Programs in Philosophy can also be pursued through distance learning programs which one can pursue at one's own flexibility. After completing Master of Philosophy through distance learning, one can continue further research through other doctoral programs.


Degree Programs & Admission Procedure

Eligibility for M.Phil. 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 M.Phil. Program


India University Fee

International University Fee

Tuition Fees (Per Annum)

INR 40,000/-

USD 3500

University Charges

INR 30,000/-

USD 500

Security Deposit One Time

INR 10,000/-

USD 500

Processing Charges

INR 2,100/-

USD 25

Boarding & Lodging Charges

Room Type

Triple Accommodation

Double Accommodation

Single Accommodation









How to Apply

To apply for the M.Phil. 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 Institute of Engineering & Technology” 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, M.Phil. Admissions, at Shobhit Institute of Engineering & Technology, Adarsh Institutional Area, Babu Vijendra Marg, Gangoh, Distt. Saharanpur - 247341. Write “Application for M.Phil. 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

Schedule for Admission for Research Programmes for Academic Session - August 2019


Important Dates

Last Date for submission of Application Form

Thursday, 5th September, 2019

Entrance Test / Interview (M.Phil, Ph.D)

Sunday, 8th September, 2019

Registration & Fee Submission

Monday, 16th September, 2019

Program Commencement

Saturday 21st September, 2019

Scheme of Examination

The M.Phil. Entrance Test on 8th September, 2019

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

Download Syllabus

M.Phil. Syllabus