- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
- Offered by: Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programme in Electrical and Electronics Engineering shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years. Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the individual Institution concerned
Admission to the PhD.(Engg) by Research is open to candidates who possess a Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology of VTU or any other University, recognized by VTU or any other Degree which is equivalent to the Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology. However, a candidate possessing Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering subject and working in National Laboratories, R&D Laboratories attached to Industries or such other Research Institutions or Industries can directly seek registration for Ph.D. programs if he / she has published a work of outstanding merit or a work recognized for Patent rights.
A Candidate shall have obtained minimum of 60% or equivalent Grade in either at Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree examinations as considered for the declaration of Class/Grade by the concerned University. However, a relaxation to the extent of 10% shall be allowed for
a) Candidates belonging to SC/ST and any other category as notified by the Government of Karnataka from time to time.
b) Candidates with a minimum of five years experience either in teaching or research, subject to the provisions of these Regulations.
In addition to the above, the candidate shall have qualified in the University Level Research Aptitude test (ULRAT), the results of which shall be valid for a period two years.