Mode of Application
START DATE - END DATE
15th Dec, 2017 - 30th Apr, 2018
PRIST University situated in Tamil Nadu offers Ph.D and M. Phil coursesin different disciplines in Tanjavur and Puducherry campuses. PRIST University provides Ph.D and M. Phil in different specializations. Ph.D is available in both full time and part time mode. Notification for the admission is out in the month of December and test will be conducted in the month of May. PRIST University offers Ph.D and M. Phil in science, arts, commerce and biology stream.
Eligibilities are common for all streams of Ph.D and M. Phil except biochemistry, biotechnology, microbiology, commerce and management studies. Candidate needs to appear for an entrance test and an interview for selection in the programme of Ph. D and M. Phil.
University follows the following criteria for providing scholarships to students:
NOTE: Candidate needs to show the related valid document at the time of claiming the scholarship.
15th Dec, 2017 - 30th Apr, 2018
|Registration||15th Dec, 2017 - 30th Apr, 2018|
|Date of Entrance Examination||10th May, 2018|
|Announcement of Results||24th May, 2018|
Computer science and engineering
Electronics and communication engineering
The candidate holding a master degree with not less than 55% or a CGPA of 5.51 and above on the 10 point scale in CBCS under the faculty of arts, science, Fine arts, humanities, Indian and other languages, management, education, educational technology, physical education, library science, engineering and technology, pharmacy, applied science, biotechnology, bio-chemistry, microbiology etc., are eligible to register for Ph.D. SC/ST candidates with a pass in Masters Degree are eligible for the programme.
In full time mode, candidate will pursue full time research under the guidance of research supervisors provided by PRIST University in the department and the Centre for Research Development (CRD) of PRIST University and Central/State government funded research centres/National Institutions/laboratories which have MoU with PRIST University to facilitate collaborative research programme with the university.
Candidates under this programme are those who irrespective of their employment status pursue their research under a research supervisor provided by the PRIST University in the department and the Centre for Research Development (CRD) of PRIST University and Central/State government funded research centres/National Institutions/laboratories which have MoU with PRIST University to facilitate collaborative research programme with the university.M.Phil.
M. Phil programme is available in Thanjavurand Puducherry campus.
A candidate needs to have a master’s degree in with not less than 55% marks.
Application form can be obtained in person from The Director, admissions PRIST University, Vallam, Thanjavur- 613 403 by payment of INR 1000 by cash or DD ( Drawn in favour of PRIST university payable at Thanjavur).
Application can also be send to the candidate by post on furnishing a DD of INR 1050 in favour of PRIST University, Thanjavur.
Send the completely filled application form along with required documents with Demand Draft of INR 2000 drawn in favor of ‘PRIST University’ payable at Thanjavur to:
Centre for Research and Development
Vallam Thanjavur- 613 403
Candidate needs to appear for an entrance test followed by an interview. Entrance test will test the research aptitude and grasp of the subject.
NOTE: For Ph. D interview, candidate is required to discuss their interest in the field of research.
FEE: The registration fee for both the courses is INR 3000.
NOTE: Fee for Ph. D in INR 20000 per semester and for M. Phil fee is INR 30000.