NIIT University, Neemrana

Ph.D Biotechnology NIIT University, Neemrana

Fees Details

University  Fee (INR) per year Full Fees -  1,10,000

Hostel Fee (INR) per year

  • Girls (Single Occupancy) - 1,09,800/-
  • Boys (Single Occupancy) - 1,25,800/-
Disclaimer: Data for total fees has been calculated based on all years/semesters as provided by the college. The actual fees may vary.

Course Details

  • Mode: Full time
  • Duration: 6 Years

The Doctoral Programme in Biotechnology prepares the doctoral students with the education necessary to be leaders in the fast-growing industrial and academic biotechnology sectors. The programme includes multi-disciplinary and interrelated subjects in microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry and genetic engineering. The combination of coursework, intensive laboratory based research, in-house seminars, and national and international conferences, etc. form the basis of this programme.

Ph.D. programme 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.

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Admission Process

Categories of Admissions

Ph.D applicants shall be classified under any one of the following categories:

Candidates without experience

Candidates with experience

Candidates employed and sponsored by industry/organisation

Eligible applicants from all three categories possessing the minimum educational qualifications will be required to appear in an Entrance examination conducted at the University announced through open advertisement. Details of the entrance examination are Area-specific. NIIT University staff members would be exempted from the entrance examination.

Selection Committees of the respective areas will be responsible for the conduct of the Entrance examination and selection thereof. The Selection Committee would be headed by Dean Research and will include Area Director, one Professor from the area and one expert from an allied subject area (nominated by the President from a list of experts from that area).

Doctoral Committee

A doctoral committee shall be constituted within 4 weeks of the date of joining of the Ph.D scholar after the Area Director intimates to the Dean, Research, for each research scholar the area of research, the name(s) of the supervisor(s) and a panel of names, indicating the area of specialisation of faculty members.

The Doctoral Committee shall consist of:

  • Dean (Research) Chairman
  • Area Director Member
  • (If the area director happens to be the supervisor of a scholar, then the senior most Professor)
  • Research Supervisor Member
  • One faculty from the area Member (nominated by Area Director)

In case any member goes on leave exceeding one year duration, or resigns or retires from the University, the Chairman, Academic council or his nominee will nominate another member on the suggestion of the Chairman, Doctoral Committee.

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum educational qualifications required to apply for admission to the Ph.D programme are as follows:

  • Master’s degree in Sciences/Engineering/Technology/Management/Social Sciences/Commerce with a good academic record.
  • B.Tech/BE degree holders with a minimum of CGPA of 8.85 on a 10.0 point scale, or with a valid GATE Score.
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