PhD Admission 2023-24 Notification (OUT), Application Form- Latest Updates

PhD Admission 2023: Doctor of Philosophy or Ph.D. is a doctorate degree. The scope of pursuing Ph.D. courses in India has increased and the course is granted by many universities in India and abroad. It is a distinctive research-based program that prepares a candidate to become a competent researcher to carry out research in a specific specialization. It involves substantial research work and presentation of the thesis, which is to be accredited by fellow academicians. Students in numerous numbers apply for Ph.D. admissions in India every year. Candidate can pursue the said course in a discipline/ stream that is the same in his/her post-graduation. Check here Ph.D. Admission 2023 Notification. Candidates who are willing to pursue MPhil or Ph.D. program from an Indian University can find here the coming notification and tentative schedule for Ph.D. Entrance Exam and Admission for session 2023.

List of PhD Admission 2023

  1. IIM Jammu Ph.D Admission 2023 (Last Date 31 March 2023)
  2. IIM Ahmedabad Ph.D Admission 2023 (Last Date 17 January 2023)
  3. IIM Amritsar Ph.D Admission 2023 (Last Date 31 December 2023)
  4. CMR University Bangalore PhD Admission 2023 (Last Date 15 December 2022)
  5. IIM Bangalore Ph.D Admission (Last Date 12 December 2022)
  6. BS Abdur Rahman University PhD Program Admission 2023 (Last Date 10 December 2022)
  7. Calcutta University PhD in Economics Admission 2023 (Last Date 02 December 2022)
  8. RGCB Trivandrum PhD Admission (Last Date 30 November 2022)
  9. Dibrugarh University announces Research Admission Test (DURAT)– (Last Date 30 November 2022)
  10. IIT Indore Ph.D Admission (Last Date 28 November 2023)
  11. KIMS Deemed to be University Ph.D Admission (Last Date 26 November 2022)
  12. Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy PhD Admission (Last Date 25 November 2022)
  13. MNIT Jaipur PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 24 November 2022)
  14. Delhi Technological University Ph.D Admission (Last Date 22 November 2022)
  15. NIT Agartala PhD Admission 2023 (Last Date 23 November 2022)
  16. BIT Mesra PhD Admission 2023 (Last Date 21 November 2022)
  17. NIT Arunachal Pradesh PhD Program Admission 2023 (Last Date 21 November 2022)
  18. IIIT Kalyani PhD Program Admission (Last Date 17 November 2022)
  19. NLU Odisha Ph.D Admission (Last Date 16 November 2022 )
  20. IIT Hyderabad Ph.D Admission (15 November 2022)
  21. Vellore Institute of Technology Ph.D Admission (Last Date 10 November 2022)
  22. SRM Institute of Science and Technology Ph.D Admission (Last Date 30 October 2022)
  23. IIT Bombay Ph.D Admission (Last Date 25 October 2022)
  24. IISER Bhopal Ph.D Admission (Last Date 24 October 2022)
  25. Punjab Agricultural University (Last Date 25 October 2022)
  26. National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences Bangaluru Ph.D Admission (22 October 2022)
  27. University of Kerala Ph.D Admission (Last Date 17 October 2022)
  28. UBKV, West Bengal Ph.D Admission (Last Date 16 October 2022)
  29. Central University Odisha PhD Admission (Last Date 13 October 2022)
  30. CCS University Ph.D Admission 2022-23 (Last Date 30 September 2022)
  31. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay-Monash Research Academy Ph.D Admission (Last Date 02 September 2022)
  32. The University of Madras Ph.D Admission (Last Date 31 August 2022)
  33. Nagaland University Ph.D Admission (Last Date 30 August 2022)
  34. Digital University Kerala Ph.D Admission (Last Date 26 August 2022)
  35. Dr K N Modi University PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 26 August 2022)
  36. Ajeenkya DY Patil University PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 25 August 2022)
  37. Alagappa University Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 21 August 2022)
  38. Department of Sports Science and Yoga | RKMVERI Ph.d Admission (Last Date 21 August 2022)
  39. Madurai Kamaraj University Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 20 August 2022)
  40. Rajasthan Technical University (RTU) Ph.D Admission (Last Date 20 August 2022)
  41. Calcutta University PhD Admission (Last Date 16 August 2022)
  42. NIFTEM Thanjavur M.Tech and PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 16 August 2022)
  43. Himachal Pradesh Univesity (HPU) Ph.D Admission (Last Date 10 August 2022)
  44. NIT Hamirpur PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 18 August 2022)
  45. Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University Ph.D Admission (Last Date 12 August 2022)
  46. NMIMS Mumbai PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences Admission 2022 (Last Date 31 July 2022)
  47. ICFAI University Baddi PhD Program Admission (Last Date 29 July 2022)
  48. Uttrakhand University of Horticulture and Forestry Ph.D Admission (Last Date 15 July 2022)
  49. National Institute of Technology, Delhi Ph.d Admission (Last Date 10 July 2022)
  50. THSTI Faridabad Ph.D Admission (Last Date 10 July 2022)
  51. NMIMS Mumbai Ph.D Admission (Last Date 10 July 2022)
  52. NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad Ph.D Admission (Last Date 09 July 2022)
  53. Suresh Gyan Vihar University Ph.D Admission (Last Date 08 July 2022)
  54. BITS Pilani Ph.D Admission (Last Date 05 July 2022)
  55. Shiv Nadar University Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 03 July 2022)
  56. Jaypee University of Information Technology Ph.D Admission (Last Date 30 June 2022)
  57. Fakir Mohan University, Balasore Odisha Ph.D Admission (Last Date 30 June 2022)
  58. ICFAI Dehradun Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 30 June 2022)
  59. NTRUHS Ph.D Admission (Last Date 25 June 2022)
TNAU Ph.D. Admission 
Aligarh Muslim University Ph.D. Admission
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology Ph.D. Admission
CFTRI Ph.D. Admission 
CCS University Ph.D. Admission
Indian Veterinary Research Institute Ph.D. Admission
Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Ph.D. Admission
North Maharashtra University Ph.D. Admission
IIA Bangalore Ph.D. Admission
Guru Nanak Dev University Ph.D. Admission
National Institute of Immunology Ph.D. Admission
MPUAT Udaipur Ph.D. Admission
Assam University M.Phil. Ph.D. Admission 
Rajasthan Technical University Ph.D. Admission
Kanpur University (CSJMU) Ph.D. Admission
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Ph.D. Admission
Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University Ph.D. Admission
CIAB Mohali Ph.D. Admission
BRAOU MPhil & Ph.D. Admission
NBHM Ph.D. Admission
Mahatama Gandhi University Kerala Ph.D. Admission
CESS Hyderabad Ph.D. Admission 
Punjab Agricultural University Ph.D. Admission
ICT Mumbai Admission
UAS Bangalore Ph.D. Admission

Indian Institute of Technology Ph.D Admissions

  1. IIT Patna Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 15 November 2021)
  2. IIT Jammu Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 15 November 2021)
  3. IIT Dharwad Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 15 November 2021)
  4. IIT Mandi Ph.D Admission February 2022 (Last Date 11 November 2021)
  5. IIT Tirupati Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 10 November 2021)
  6. IIT Ropar Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 08 November 2021)
  7. IIT Indore Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 08 November 2021)
  8. IIT Kanpur Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 05 November 2021)
  9. IIT Delhi Ph.D/MS (Research) Admission January 2022 (Last Date 30 October 2021)
  10. IIT Gandhinagar Ph.D Admission (Last Date 24 October 2021)
  11. IIT Guwahati Ph.D Admission 2021 (18 October 2021)

National Institute of Technology Ph.D Admission

  1. NIT Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 30 November 2021)
  2. NIT Meghalaya Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 25 November 2021)
  3. NIT Nagaland Ph.D Admission January 2022 (Last Date 07 November 2021)
  4. NIT Puducherry PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 22 November 2021)

Indian Institute of Management Ph.D Admission

  1. IIT Jammu Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 30 April 2022 )
  2. IIM Kashipur PhD Admission 2022 (Last Date 31 January 2022)
  3. IIM Lucknow Ph.D Programs for June 2022 (Last Date 31 January 2022)
  4. IIM Ahmedabad Ph.D Admission 2022 (Last Date 17 January 2022)

Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research

  1. IISER Kolkata Ph.D Admission January 2022
  2. IISER, Kolkata Ph.D Admission January 2022

Ph.D. Common Entrance Exams

Below are the names of some entrance exams for Ph.D. conducted in India that candidates are required to take in order to pursue their Ph.D. from some colleges/universities in India:

  • TIFR GS 2022 (TIFR Graduate School Admissions) 
  • Indian Agricultural Research Institute Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • BITS Pilani Ph.D. Entrance Examination
  • AIIMS Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • Osmania University Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • GITAM University Vishakhapatnam Ph.D. Admissions Test
  • Ph.D. Entrance Exam of NMIMS University Mumbai
  • CSIR-UGC NET Exam
  • BARC Ph.D. Admission Test
  • ISM Dhanbad Ph.D. Admission Test
  • NIMHANS PG/PG Diploma/Superspeciality Ph.D. online entrance test
  • GTU Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • Symbiosis Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • UGC NET ExamKurukshetra University Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Delhi Ph.D. Admission Test
  • Jamia Hamdard New Delhi Ph.D. Admission Test
  • NDRI Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  • Indian Veterinary Research Institute Bareilly Ph.D. Admission Test
  • Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow-Ph.D. Admissions Test

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a master’s degree for admission into the doctoral program.
  • For some subjects, having a Master in Philosophy (M.Phil) is needed for a Ph.D.
  • Some Indian universities also ask for a specific percentage (or equivalent CGPA) for the Master’s program to be eligible.
  • A candidate must qualify for the all-India examination, as the National Eligibility Test for Lectureship (NET) conducted by NTA for admission into some reputable universities.
  • Appearing candidates in the final year of the qualifying degree examination can also apply on a provisional basis.
  • Such candidates have to submit attested copies of their qualifying degree certificates.
  • To pursue a Ph.D. in the field of engineering and technology, candidates should have a valid Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) score.
  • For Ph.D. in engineering: Candidates should have completed his/her degree in M.Tech/ M.E in any engineering branch.

Specialization to study in Ph.D.

Biotechnology Biotechnology Biochemistry Urdu
Public Administration Physics Environment Science Renewable Energy
Electronics Political Science Economics Physical Education
Total Quality Management Pomology Chemistry Population Studies
Pollution Control Geriatric Care Cosmetology Spirituality
Agriculture Botany Commerce Geology
Sports Science History Fashion Technology Electronics
Home Science Medicinal Plants Computer Science Geography
Sanskrit Labour and Social Welfare Ecotourism Hindi
Education Psychology English Literature Police Administration
Indian Diaspora Mass Communication Engineering Insurance Management
Intellectual Property Rights International Studies Bioinformatics Mathematics
Management Studies Hospitality Management Disaster Management Linguistics
Entrepreneurship Law Fine Arts Library Science
Sociology Sustainable Development Business Administration Rural Development
Women Studies Yoga Hospital Administration Zoology
Social Work Statistics Horticulture Technology Policy
Microbiology Music Geoinformatics Nanotechnology
Peace Studies Human Rights Nursing

Scope after Ph.D.

Candidates, after they have completed their Ph.D., can have many opportunities. They can apply for jobs based on their skills and expertise. Some of the career options that candidates can choose are given below:

  • Scientist
  • Journalist
  • Researcher
  • Editor & Critic
  • Author & Writer
  • Lecturer & Professor
  • Philosophical Journalist
  • Human Services Worker
  • Independent Consultant
  • Senior Research Scientist
  • Industrial R&D Lab professional

Check here details for PhD Admission 2023 in India, Candidates can also check here UG and PG University admission across the country.