- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree in Mechanical Engineering is the highest degree awarded by the Mechanical Engineering Department and is recommended for students who are interested in leadership careers in academia (e.g. as a faculty member of a university), industry, or government.
Ph.D. research at Chitkara University involves active, a student-directed inquiry into an engineering topic. A student’s research experience forms the core of the Ph.D. program. There are two goals for conducting research:
- To learn the general skills to conduct independent research and
- To develop new knowledge in mechanical engineering.
A candidate is eligible for Admission and Registration for the Ph.D. program provided he/ she has qualified:
- Master’s Degree of any recognized University/other qualification in a relevant discipline. The minimum qualifying marks are 55% at Post Graduation level (Relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled and other categories.)
- In the Entrance Examination conducted by the University at the national level on the pattern of UGC followed by interview.