Candidates interested in Engineering, Business, Humanities & Social Sciences, Pure Sciences, Computer Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies shall apply online.
Doctoral programs in Interdisciplinary Studies at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is intended to provide students a robust interdisciplinary foundation to carry out exploratory and original researches in diverse cultural and intellectual field’s like Education, Yoga, Music, and other highly individualized and tailored to their own research interests areas to prepare students for careers as university lecturers and researchers.
Our research guides helps the candidates to explore, experiment and develop ideas for research thesis in a supportive, critically reflective, wide-ranging situational contexts, with a goal to develop competency in quality-led rigorous research, by integrating diverse practices and performance metrics, with the view of making original contributions to the society. Candidates seeking admission can enroll in the Amrita campuses at Coimbatore, Amritapuri, and Mysuru (Education), if they meet the conditions laid down by the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
Applicants holding a Master’s degree are eligible to apply for admission. Examples of Master’s degree include: ME, M. Tech., M. Sc., MCA, MA, M. Com., MFA, MJMC, MSW, MBA, MD, MS, DNB, MDS, MPharm, PharmD, MBBS/ BAMS plus 2 yr. PG Diploma, MS by Research, MPhil and MEd.
All applicants are expected to have strong academic records.
Part Time PhD
Applicants who have a full-time appointment at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham or at another academic/ R&D organization are eligible to apply for part-time admission. Other eligibility requirements of such applicants are same as full time applicants. Part Time students are permitted to proceed at a slower pace in completing their doctoral requirements.
In order to encourage exceptional students in Bachelor’s and Master’s programs at Amrita, students are allowed to pursue Ph. D., and can be considered for Integrated Ph. D. admission. Completion of undergraduate degree is mandatory for such applicants.
Dual Degree PhD
Applications for dual degree admissions are solicited as and when opportunities for such admissions become available at the International Partner University (IPU).
At Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham over 200+ Scholarships are open under
Industry Sponsored Scholarships
Research and Teaching Assistant Scholarships
Candidates with Fellowships from national institutions like UGC NET and CSIR
Candidates working in Research Centre / Funded Project
Candidates with International Scholarships
Candidates with Fellowships/ Scholarships from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Self Funded Research Scholars
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Research and Teaching Assistants
Sponsored candidates from Governmental, Semi Governmental and recognized Private Institutions
Thrust Areas of Research at Various Amrita Campuses
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham aims to provide holistic education to its students, where the faculty strives to structures their skills, helping them reflect on real-world issues and think critically about them, allowing them to channelize these skills to be used in multiple scenarios encountered in their future life. Candidates interested in learning yoga, music and music instruments like Tabala, Harmonium, etc will be provided with opportunities to learn and master them. Those interested in rendering social and philanthropic services to the poor and needy will relish their life at Amrita where they encounter innumerous opportunities to quench their thirst for selfless service.