About Ph.D. Program



Admission to PhD Program, 2018-19

Navrachana University, Vadodara invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program in Engineering, Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics), Management & Education for the session 2017-18.

Eligibility : Candidates for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy must, at the time of application, hold Master's / M. Phil degree in any discipline with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade from a recognized University. Diploma courses which are considered equivalent to Masters Degree (e.g. PGDIM from IIMs) with 55% marks or equivalent grade, recognized by AICTE/UGC only would be considered. In such cases candidates would be required to produce the necessary certificate(s) from competent authority.

Selection Procedure: The admission to PhD program will be on the basis of candidate's performance in the written test and interview conducted by the University.

Written Test

Section A - Objective Type General Aptitude test designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension skills, divergent thinking and general awareness. (30% weightage)

50% weightage

Section B - Objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. (20% weightage)

Statement of Purpose


25% weightage



25% weightage

How To Apply: Application Form can be downloaded from Institute website or collected from University office premises.

Schedule PhD Program (Admission procedure)

Admission stage
Accepting application forms starts
1st May, 2018
Last date for submission of Application form
25th June 2018
(until 5 pm)
Announcement of list of candidates shortlisted for Entrance exam
3 July, 2018
Entrance exam date
to be announced

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