GITAM University PhD Admissions 2021: Dates, Results

GITAM University PhD Admissions 2021 – GITAM University invites applications for PhD admissions to Full-Time /Part-Time PhD Programs for the academic year 2020-21. Check more details here.

Courses Offered

Faculty of Engineering

  • Biotechnology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering.

Faculty of Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Science
  • Electronics
  • Environmental Science
  • Food Science Technology
  • Microbiology

Faculty of Management

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Operations Management
  • International Business
  • Emerging Technologies (IOT,AI & Machine Learning in relation to management)

Faculty of Pharmacy

  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • English
  • Economics
  • Development Studies
  • Applied Psychology
  • Applied Philosophy
  • Political Science

Faculty of Law

  • Law

GITAM University PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Last Date of Applications24 May 2021
Special Requests from candidates (through email: [email protected])24 May 2021
Login Details Will be sent before08 June 2021
Mock Examinations10-11 June 2021
Online PhD Entrance Exam15 June 2021
Results of Online Examinations16 June 2021
Interview of the qualified candidates21 – 26 June 2021
Final Results30 June 2021
Reporting Date on or before15 July 2021

Eligibility Criteria for GITAM University PhD Admission 2021

Education Qualification

  • Candidates should have minimum 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade in the qualifying degree.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks or an equivalent grade for SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layer)/Differently-abled category candidates.
  • For discipline wise educational requirement and part time requirements refer to PhD Admissions Brochure.

Selection Process

  • Admission to the PhD Programmes will be based on the Online Entrance Test and Interview.
  • Following categories candidates will be exempted from Entrance Test –
    • Those who are qualified and possessing a valid score in UGC-NET (including JRF) / UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF) / ICMR / GATE / GPAT / SLET / Teacher Fellowship and M.Phil. Degree holders.
    • Candidates serving as Project Fellows in the projects sanctioned by national funding agencies.  
    • Executives / Engineers / Administrators / Scientists with at least TEN years of service in Govt. / Quasi Govt. / Public sector organizations /  Judiciary / Public and Private limited companies.

Details of the Entrance Test & Interview

Entrance Test

Duration of the testTwo hours
Total Marks140 Marks
Types of QuestionsCombination of conventional & objective type questions
Research methodology questions50% (70 Marks)
Subject specific questions50% (70 Marks)
Mark for qualify the entrance exam50%  marks (45% for SC/ST/OBC/PwD)


  • Candidates qualifying written test will have to appear for interview.
  • Interview shall be conducted for 60 Marks.
  • The merit list for admission shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained together in the entrance test and interview.

GITAM University PhD Admissions 2021 Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply on GITAM University website.
  • Application fee of Rs. 800/- (Rupees eight hundred only)

GITAM University PhD Admissions 2021 Results

Online Test conducted on 15th June 2021

Result will be declared soon.

Check Result – Here

For more details and to apply online – visit