PhD Admission 2018-19 open in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Kochi and Mysore campuses

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore invites applications from eligible candidates for Full-time and Part-time PhD admissions 2018-19. Eligible candidates among full-time scholars shall be provided scholarship.  PhD Admissions are available in the Amrita campuses at Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Kochi and Mysore.

Selection Process: The PhD admission will be based on a written test followed by an interview.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 10 May 2018.

Subjects: Engineering (Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering)

Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Nanosciences, Dentistry)


Pure Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)

Business & Management

Humanities and Social Sciences

Types of Scholarships include:

Government of India and Industry sponsored scholarships

Amrita scholarships.

General Eligibility Guidelines: Applicants with First Class with Distinction with CGPA above 8.0 at the preceding degree. Having CSIR, UGC NET, GATE qualification, CAT, GRE qualification is an added advantage

For PhD in Engineering, the preceding degree may be M. E., M. Tech., M. Sc.

For PhD in Health Sciences, the preceding degree may be M. E., M. Tech., M. Sc., MBBS + 2 yr. diploma, BAMS plus two year diploma, MHA, MPharm, MDS, DNB, M.S. and M.D.

For PhD in Business, the preceding degree may be any Masters degree (with a minimum of two years duration of study)

For PhD in Humanities & Social Sciences, the preceding degree may be M. A., M. Com., M. F. A. and M. S. W.

For PhD in Pure Sciences and Biotechnology, the preceding degree may be in M.E., M. Tech., M. Sc

How to Apply: The PhD Admission notified that interested candidates in Engineering, Business, Humanities and Social Sciences and Pure Sciences shall apply online (link is external).

Candidates interested in PhD in Health Sciences may write to (link sends e-mail)

Candidates interested in Biotechnology, may write to (link sends e-mail)

For further details about eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer the Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.


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