The Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering is offering PhD programme in various avenues of Civil Engineering since 2010 and have produced 5 quality PhDs who have worked in application oriented and industry driven areas with high quality publication in indexed journals. Here at the department a scholar is given an opportunity to work in areas like Structural and Earthquake Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical and Construction Engineering under experienced supervision.
Teaching Fellowship in line with MHRD is also available for full time scholars and specially designed scheme is available for working professionals to enroll as part time scholars.Department offers admission to PhD programme during December and June every year and ensures to have good candidates through NCU Entrance Test followed by an interview.Minimum duration of the program is 3 years for full-time & 4 years for part-time (including course work) and maximum period for it is 6 years, though the expected period of completion of PhD programme is 5years or less.
A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. Programme must have obtained M Tech Civil Engineering degree/MSc Environmental Engineering or Sciences, with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent (with NCU, NPET) or B. Tech. degree in Civil Engineering from a Premier university or institution (IIT/NIT) and the institution within 100 NIRF ranking for the year of consideration with CGPA 8.5 or equivalent (with NCU,NPET) and GATE/UGC/CSIR score for government financial assistant (NCU,NPET exempted).
University Fellowships to selected full time Ph.D. Scholars:
University Fellow position is only meant for full time Ph.D. scholars, who wish to carry out doctoral research at NCU. Concurrent applications for admissions to the Ph.D. Programme as well as award of University Fellowship can be made. Full-time PhD students with brilliant academic record can be awarded University Fellowships of Rs.25,000/- per month. Besides this, each full time doctoral student is given a contingency grant of Rs.25,000/- per year on reimbursement basis.
In addition to the offer of Ph.D. admission, the candidate for award of Merit based University Fellowship should have M.Tech./M.Phil. or its equivalent in the relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade point average in both post-graduate and under- graduate degree levels. For Scholars under M.Sc. degree, minimum requirement is either NET qualified with 8.5 CGPA and above, or NET qualified with being a gold medallist.
Ph.D. Admission Brochure: click here
Rules and Regulations governing PhD programme: click here
Contact for more query:
Dr. Vaishali Sahu
For all Ph.D. Admission related queries: 9971849884