About PU Ph.D Programs

The vast knowledge which has been created as a result of the emerging streams of technology and science has placed research on a position of great significance. Parul University’s Doctor of Philosophy programs are offered in Full-Time for 3 years and Part-Time Ph.D for four years. The programs have been uniquely designed in such a manner which provides an exposure to research problems across natural science, social science, mathematical, political science and economic paradigms. Through such an exposure, our Ph.D students are nurtured and groomed under the supervision of expert guides, who get to assist and engage the candidates throughout the research process. Our research based Ph.D programs allows candidates to venture into new domains of education to discover the endless streams of knowledge. This program encourages candidates to make effective contributions in the various disciplines which will further enhance their knowledge pool in such fields of academia.
List of Eligible Candidates For Entrance Exam Research Associateship / Post Doctoral Fellowship

What Makes Our Ph.D Program Unique

Facilities for Undertaking Research

Our laboratories and research facilities ensure an engaging and rich learning experience

Academic Real-Time Research

Our Industrial collaborations provide an exposure to real-time research problems and solutions

Global Research Collaborations

Our international relations create avenues for research collaborations

Experienced Research Guides

Experienced research and qualified supervisors who provide effective Ph.D guidance

Why Take Ph.D - A Research Significance


In-depth Knowledge base

Ph.D studies ensures candidates to develop a mastery of the vast streams of knowledge through a pool of research expertise within the field of academia.


Specialised Expertise

Pursuing Ph.D will provide students with an expertise specialised disciplines allowing them to be effective resource persons and contributors in such fields


Novelty in Academia

Research provides possibilities for exploration and a discovery of new and novel dimensions and solutions to the various lacunas in the society and the world at large.


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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Library and Information Sciences

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Applied Sciences

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Architecture

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Arts

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Commerce

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Homeopathy

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - IT & CS

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Law

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Management

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Medicine

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Nursing

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Pharmacy .

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Physiotherapy

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Social Work

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Ayurveda

A Guided Learning Experience

Our Ph.D programs provides students with a guided learning experience, under the guidance of expert faculties who go on to provide the requisite assistance in this knowledge seeking and information gathering process. These research guides comprise of individuals who have had a comprehensive exposure to the various streams of the industry and academia, thus providing students with knowledge shaping insights throughout the course of their program.

Our Research Guides

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A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. programme must satisfy any one of the following eligibility criteria

A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. programme must satisfy any one of the following eligibility criteria

  • Master's degree or equivalent in the relevant subject with 55% or equivalent CGPA / 50% in case of Medical Courses, from any University recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) in India. (SC / ST candidates are eligible for a 5% relaxation in marks or equivalent CGPA). Candidates having postgraduate diploma / certificate awarded by an Indian university / institute or foreign degree / diploma/ certificate awarded by a foreign university / institute should in their own interest, obtain and submit the equivalent of their diploma / degree / certificate with Master's degree of a recognized Indian University from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi.
  • In case of candidates holding a qualifying degree from a foreign university, registration for PhD will be confirmed after determination of equivalence by the Parul University.
  • Master's degree or equivalent in any subject with 55% marks and five years of experience in the area of interdisciplinary research in which admission is being sought
  • Fellow members of the Chartered Accountants of India (CA) or Institute of Costs and Works of India (ICWA) or Company Secretary of India (CFA) with 55% marks at graduation level and with 5 years of research experience after graduation (only for the Faculties of Law, Management and Humanities and Social Sciences).
  • Candidate who does not fulfill the above mentioned eligibility conditions but wants to pursue PhD, may be considered under the special category of enrolment, provided the PhD Admission Committee is convinced about their academic prowess, professional accomplishments and their capacity to carry out research leading to the award of a PhD degree. Such a candidate with at least 60% marks at the Bachelor's Degree level from any statutory Indian University or a foreign University with 10 years of research experience and having published 2 papers in peer reviewed journals may be considered eligible for admission to the PhD programme at the sole discretion of the Equivalence Committee constituted by the Provost.
  • The qualifying degree should be recognized by the UGC / Association of Indian Universities / Central Council of Indian Medicine / Central Council of Homoeopathy / Indian Nursing Council / Council of Architecture / Pharmacy Council of India / All India Council for Technical Education or any other approved and recognized Scientific Bodies of the Government of India and approved by the Academic Council / Board of Management of the University for Provisional Registration for the PhD Degree.