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



University Fee

International Fee



Registration Fee


USD 500

One Time


First Semester Fee


USD 1500

Including course fee


2nd to 6th Semester


USD 1200

Per Semester


Additional upto the completion of degree


USD 600

Per Semester


Thesis Evaluation Charges


USD 750

At the time of submission of thesis


Re-submission / Re-viva-voce fee


USD 300

If Applicable

Boarding & Lodging Charges

Room Type

Triple Accommodation

Double Accommodation

Single Accommodation









How to Apply

To apply for the Ph.D. programme (August-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 Meerut, 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. August 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.

Important Dates

Schedule for Admission for Research Programmes for Academic Session - August 2018


Important Dates

Availability of Application Form Online/ Offline

20th May, 2018

Last date for receipt of completed forms

10th August, 2018

Date for Written Test (Meerut)

12th August, 2018

Interview (For Candidates, exempted from entrance test as well as shortlisted through Entrance Test)
At Shobhit University, Meerut only

12th August, 2018

Declaration of Result (only on the University website)

21st August, 2018

Confirmation of Admission/ Fee submission by

28th August, 2018

Program Commencement

11th September, 2018

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.