Doctoral programs at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham are designed to develop outstanding educational researchers with a wide range of research skills as well as in-depth knowledge and practical understanding and expertise in their chosen field of educational research. Eligible candidates shall be provided scholarships and are fully or partially exempted from payment of course fee. The candidate qualifying the entrance test or those who are exempted from entrance test will have to pass Ph.D. course work and other conditions laid down by the University for the award of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Candidates seeking admission can enroll in the Amrita campuses at Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Kochi and Mysuru, if they meet the conditions laid down by the University.

Eligibility for Admission

  • PhD in Engineering: The preceding degree may be M. E., M. Tech., M. Sc.
  • PhD in Health Sciences: The preceding degree may be M. E., M. Tech., M. Sc., MBBS + 2 yr. diploma, BAMS plus two year diploma, MHA, MPharm, MDS, DNB, M.S. and M.D.
  • PhD in Business and Management: The preceding degree may be any Masters degree (with a minimum of two years duration of study)
  • PhD in Humanities & Social Sciences: The preceding degree may be M. A., M. Com., M. F. A. and M. S. W.
  • PhD in Pure Sciences and Biotechnology: The preceding degree may be in M.E., M. Tech., M.S

For enquiries please contact : phd@amrita.edu

Funded Scholarships

At Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham over 200+ Scholarships are open under

  • Chancellor’s Scholarship
  • Dean’s Fellowship
  • International Scholarships
  • Industry Sponsored Scholarships
  • Research and Teaching Assistant Scholarships

Categories

Full Time  

  1. Candidates with Fellowships from national institutions like UGC NET and CSIR
  2. Candidates working in Research Centre /Funded Project
  3. Candidates with International Scholarships
  4. Candidates with Fellowships/Scholarships from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  5. Self Funded Research Scholars

Part time

  1. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Research and Teaching Assistants
  2. Sponsored candidates from Governmental, Semi Governmental and recognized Private Institutions

Applications are open twice a year during for both categories

Apply Now

  • Candidates interested in Engineering, Business, Humanities and Social Sciences and Pure Sciences shall apply online
  • Candidates interested in PhD in Health Sciences may write to researchsecretary@aims.amrita.edu
  • Candidates interested to pursue PhD in Biotechnology, may write to biotech@am.amrita.edu
  • Candidates interested to study Business at ASB Coimbatore shall apply here
  • Candidates interested to study Business at ASB Amritapuri shall apply here
  • Candidates interested to study Business at ASB Kochi shall apply here
  • Candidates interested to study Business at ASB Bengaluru shall apply here

Thrust Areas of Research

Thrust areas of research in various campuses are as follows

Coimbatore Campus : 

  • Engineering: Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering. 
  • Business & Management
  • Pure Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
  • Social Sciences 

Amritapuri Campus : 

  • Engineering: Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
  • Business & Management
  • Health Sciences (Ayurvedic Medicine)
  • Pure Sciences and Biotechnology (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biotechnology)
  • Social Sciences 

Kochi Campus : 

  • Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Nanosciences, Dentistry)
  • Pure Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
  • Business & Management
  • Social Sciences

Bengaluru Campus : 

  • Engineering: Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
  • Business & Management
  • Social Sciences 

Mysuru Campus : 

  • Social Sciences

Syllabus

Aerospace Engineering  Chemical Engineering  Chemistry  Civil Engineering  Computer Science and Engineering  Electrical and Electronics Engineering  Electronics & Communication Engineering  Management  Mathematics  Mechanical Engineering   Physics

Amritapuri Campus

Electronics & Communication Engineering

NOTE: This article is updated with the latest information on August 14, 2019.

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