Karpagam Academy of Higher Education (KAHE), Tamil Nadu, commonly known as Karpagam University, is a deemed to be university established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956, of University Grants Commission, Government of India, New Delhi. Accredited by NAAC, the university is recognized by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. It offers under-graduate (UG), post-graduate (PG) and research programmes under the respective faculties.
Karpagam University offers the research programmes i.e. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) & Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) programmes in the following disciplines:
Candidates with the relevant qualifying degree can apply for admission to M.Phil./Ph.D programmes by downloading the application form available at the official university website. Duly filled-in applications should reach the university office along with the processing fee on or before the last date. Selection of the candidates for Ph.D. / M.Phil programme will be based on their qualifying examination merit as well as their performance in the entrance test and interview
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M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering
Application forms can be downloaded from the university website and should be submitted upon completion, along with the processing fee of INR 750 through demand draft (DD). DD should be drawn in favour of “Karpagam University” and payable at Coimbatore.
Application forms can also be obtained in person from the university office on payment of concerned fee. Candidates can also send the processing fee of INR 800 along with a request letter to the university and obtain the application form through post.
Completed applications, in all respects, should be sent to the following address:
Karpagam University, Eachanari Post
Pollachi Main Road,
Coimbatore – 641 021, Tamil Nadu
The university offers Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) & Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Full-time as well as Part-time modes:
Candidates should possess Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in the relevant discipline from Karpagam University or any otherUniversity recognized as equivalent thereto.
Candidates working in organizations (Industries, Research and Educational Institutions, etc.,) other than Karpagam University are eligible to enrol for Part-time Ph.D. / M.Phil. programme only
Candidates seeking Ph.D. / M.Phil. admission in interdisciplinary subject (Computer Science / Management / Environmental Science / Biotechnology / Life Science or any other) shall have post-graduate degree in the subject concerned subject
Admission for Ph.D. / M.Phil. programme will be made twice in a year i.e., January and July.
Candidates will be shortlisted for admission to research programme based on their qualifying examination merit as well as entrance test and interview conducted to assess their aptitude for research and academic competence.
The candidates selected for admission to the Ph.D. / M.Phil. programme shall be required to submit attested photocopy of the certificates upon verification of the original certificates.
Note: For NRI applicants, entrance test and interview will be conducted online and the result may be announced through email.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College