Ph.D - NCUIndia

Ph.D. Program

A Ph.D. degree candidate is expected to have the motivation and rigour to produce an original research in the chosen thrust area of research. He is expected to publish at least two research papers in peer-reviewed non-paid scopus or web of science-indexed journals. The progress is evaluated every 6 months. At the end of the research work carried out, the scholar is required to present their research work in the form of written document called Ph.D. thesis and has to successfully defend their work in front of Experts in that field.


  • 91 scholars from NCU have been awarded a Ph.D. degree, 05 have submitted their Thesis and 145 are currently pursuing their Ph.D. at NCU.
  • Compliance with UGC requirements including coursework
  • Amongst the best Ph.D. programs in North India.
  • Highly qualified faculty having Ph.D. degrees and good research experience.
  • Well-equipped and high-end computing research laboratories and free digital access to many research journals.
  • Research Fellowship upto Rs. 35,000 p.m. for bright full-time Ph.D. scholars and contingency grant of Rs 25,000 p.a. for all full-time Ph.D. scholars.

Important Dates

(For admissions in Ph.D. during 2nd Semester 2022-23 admissions)

S.No. Title Date
1. Last date for submission of fully filled application forms 15th February 2023 (Wednesday)
2. Entrance Test (NPET) and Interview 18th February 2023 (Saturday)
3. Online display of admission list 21st February 2023 (Tuesday)
4. Last date for fees deposition and document verification 27th February 2023 (Monday)
5. Registration date (Registration will be done on-line) 28th February 2023 (Tuesday)
6. Commencement of classes (online/weekend/MOOCS) Limited number of scholarships are available in each specialization 1st March 2023 (Wednesday)

Contact Details:

For general queries related to Ph.D. admission, contact the following:

a) For department specific queries of School of Engineering and Technology (SOET), contact the following departmental Ph.D. coordinators:

S.No. Department Name of Ph.D. Coordinator Email Address Mobile Number
a. DEPARTMENT OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY ENGINEERING (MDE) Mechanical Engineering Dr. Akanksha Mathur 9990987173
b. Civil and Environmental Engineering Dr. Aman Garg 9034272219
c. Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering Dr. Mona Aggarwal 8826933990
e. APPLIED SCIENCES Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics Dr. Chetna Tyagi 9911429561
f. CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES LEARNING English Dr. Chetna Karnani 9811738101

b) For queries related to Ph.D. admission School of Management & Liberal Studies contact the following:

Dr. Sona Vikas
Member DRC, School of Management & Liberal Studies
Phone: +91124 2365811/12/13, Mobile: 91-9810669548
University Website:

c) For queries related to Ph.D. admission School of Law contact the following:

Dr. Tapobrata Pakrashi
Member DRC, School of Law
Phone: +91124 2365811/12/13, Mobile:
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d) For overall queries related to Ph.D. admissions contact the following:

Prof. Nitin Malik
Dy. Dean Ph.D. Programme
Phone: +91124 2365811/12/13, Mobile: 8010529215, 9971849884(0)
University Website:

e) Contact for more information

Ms. Gauri Chadha
Ph.D. Cell, NCU
Phone: 9971849884
University Website:

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