Total Duration of the Ph.D. Program = Three Years including Course Work

(As Per UGC July 2016, Gazette Of India, New Delhi, Tuesday, July 5, 2016/ASADHA 14, 1938, REGD. NO. D. L.-33004/99).

Note: The women Candidates and Person with disabilities (More than 40% disability) may be allowed a relaxation of one year for M. Phil and two years for Ph.D in maximum duration. In addition, the women candidates may be provided Maternity Leave/Child Care Leave once in the duration of M. Phil/Ph.D for upto 240 days.


  • As per UGC Maximum Duration is 6 Years. If candidate fails to complete his thesis within stipulated time (3 years) candidate can take extension and same semester fees will be applicable.


  • Ph D Program shall not be conducted through distance education mode.


  • The medium of instruction and examination shall be English only unless specified English/Hindi (only for Library Science/ Education and Physical Education).
  • For language subjects, the medium shall be the language concerned. For teaching of languages, the concerned language can be adopted as a medium of instruction/ examination and thesis.