Eligibility for External Part Time Research Scholar:
A candidate, seeking admission to the D. program, shall be required to have passed the qualifying examination securing at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA/DGPA. A relaxation of 5 % of marks may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non creamy-layer) / PWD – (Divyang) categories. The qualifying degrees are:
a) Master of Engineering/Master of Technology (or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Engineering/Science.
b) Master in Science (M.Sc. or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Science
c) BE/B.Tech with 10 years of research/industrial experience for PhD in Engineering / Science.
d) For Dept. of Technology Management:
i) MBA/MMS/PGDM (2 years) from reputed institutes / M.Sc/ME/M.Tech
ii) BE/B.Tech with 10 years of research / Industrial experience
iii) M.Phil (Defence and Strategy Studies)
e) A candidate who is sponsored as a part-time candidate by a government department / public sector undertaking / R & D, with at least five years of relevant experience, who shall work for his/her PhD in his/her parent organization fulfilling the residency period requirement as per Rules & Regulations for the Award of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy – 2016. The candidate is required to submit a sponsorship and work experience certificate from the parent organization.