Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Aug): Application Form, Dates

Mahindra University PhD Admission

Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Aug) – Mahindra University Hyderabad invites application for PhD admission for the Fall 2023 Semester starting in Aug, 2023.

Check full details on Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Aug) below here.

Mahindra University PhD Programs

Ph.D. programs are offered in –

  • Physics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Life Sciences
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Educational Studies

Research Areas for Spring 2023 semester

  • Physics: Solar Cell; Spintronic Devices; Dielectric Metasurfaces, Integrated Quantum devices, Liquid crystal microfluidics, Multifunctional materials and devices, Quantum Computing; and Neutrino Physics, Guided Wave Photonics and Fiber Optics, Terahertz metasurfaces, Terahertz magnetotransport, Active metamaterials
  • Civil Engineering: 
    • Geotechnical Engineering: Sustainable/recycled/secondary pavement materials; 
    • Transportation Engineering – Transportation Planning- pedestrian and travel behavior modelling, traffic safety analysis; 
    • Environmental engineering – Waste Water treatment, Air pollution, Solid waste management, biorefinery; 
    • Water Resources Engineering – Surface and vadose zone hydrology, Hydrological Modelling; 
    • Structural Engineering – Geopolymer concrete, Structural Engineering of Heritage Structures and Civil Structural Health Monitoring with sensors, Advanced Structural Cementitious Composites, Earthquake proof civil structures, Seismic Risk Assessment, Engineered Bamboo, Monitoring corrosion of Infrastructure, Sustainable materials, Engineered nano cementitious composites, Ultra high performance concrete composites, Structural distress and strengthening systems
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering: VLSI Design, Renewable Energy System & Smart Grid, Power Electronics and Electric Drives, Sensorless Electric Drives Biomedical Signal Processing, Biometrics and Computer vision, VLSI designs beyond CMOS, Wireless communications, 5G, and massive IoT
  • Chemistry: Computational biophysical chemistry for peptide mimetics; Machine learning in chemistry; Hybrid polymers materials and nanoconjugates; Novel transition metal oxynitrides for electrocatalytic applications
  • Mathematics: Numerical Analysis; Differential Equations; Analysis of Partial Differential Equations; Image Processing; Stochastic Control; Probability and Statistics; Fluid Dynamics; Operations Research; Scheduling and Timetabling in Industry and Education; Finite Group Theory; Numerical Linear Algebra; and Machine Learning, Financial Mathematics
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering: Computational Mechanics, Theoretical solid mechanics, Solar Thermal Power, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning, Battery thermal management, Heat transfer, Microfluidics, Biofluid Dynamics, Combustion, LES, Turbulence-chemistry interaction, Tribology, Nano materials, Cyber-Physical Systems, Advanced manufacturing systems, Robotics, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • Computer Science and Engineering: High-Performance Computing; Social Network Analysis; Artificial Intelligence; Machine Learning; Deep Learning; Cyber-Physical Systems; Computer Vision and Image Processing; Natural Language Processing; Computational Intelligence; Theoretical Computer Science; Big Data Computing; Computer Architecture; Computer Networks; Network Security; Cyber Security; Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Entrepreneurship: Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Start-ups and Technology Entrepreneurship, Family Business Management, Start-ups-Scaling up & Growth, Incubation processes and models
  • Humanities and Social Sciences: English Literature; American Literature; Indian Writing in English; Indian Writings in Translation; Post- Colonial Studies; Women’s Writing; Cultural Studies; English Language Education (ELE); English as Second Language Education (ESL); Intercultural and International Communication; Strategic Management; Gandhian Ethics; Professional Ethics, Philosophical Logic; Philosophy of Science and Technology.
  • Life Sciences: Human Genetics & Genomics, Host-Pathogen Interactions, Microbial Genomics, Metabolic Disorders, Stem Cell Biology, Plant Metabolic Engineering, AI in Healthcare, Computational Drug Discovery, CRISPR Gene Editing, Bioprocessing Green Products, Systems Biology, Anti-Microbial Resistance

Mahindra University PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria 2023 (Aug)

  • Master’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Science/ Humanities/ Social Sciences with a minimum CGPA of 6.00 on a 10-point scale or 60% marks in aggregate. Full time students who do not possess M.Tech. or equivalent degree and instead possess B.Tech. or equivalent degree with a minimum CGPA of 7.00 on a 10-point scale or 70% aggregate marks are required to have a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR/DBT/INSPIRE Fellowship Examination for Sciences/Humanities and Social Sciences disciplines.
  • The requirement of GATE/National examination can be waived off
    for possible admission to Ph.D. programs for all graduates from
    Centrally Funded Technical Institutes with a B.Tech./B.E./Integrated M.Sc. (or any other program of minimum four years duration, admission to which was on the basis of JEE) with CGPA of 8.00 and above at the time of graduation.
  • The requirement of GATE/National Examination can be also
    waived off for M.Sc. graduates from IITs with a CGPA of 8.00 and

For PhD in Educational Studies

Post-Graduate Degree in any discipline, preferably in Education (MA or M.Ed.) or in any of the social sciences (MA in Economics, History, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science) from any recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks.


  • M.Phil. with an evidence of interest in Educational Studies
  • CSIR/UGC-JRF in any discipline preferably in social science discipline or in Education

Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Aug) Important Dates

Last Date for submission of applications – 1st Round3-May, 2023
Shortlisting of candidates for interview10th May, 2023
Online interviews for selection15th -20th May, 2023
Announcement of Results30th May, 2023
Commencement of the Fall 2023 Semester Teaching3rd Aug,2023

For PhD in Educational Studies

Last date for submission of applications-1st Round15th May 2023
Shortlisting of candidates for interview22nd May, 2023
Physical/Virtual Interview of shortlisted candidates29th-31st May 2023
Announcements of Results15th June, 2023
Commencement of the Fall 2023 Semester teaching3rd Aug,2023

Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Aug) Application Process

  • Candidates can download PhD Application Form from university website.
  • The Applicant needs to email the duly filled in application form to or courier it to: Admissions Office, Mahindra University, Survey No: 62/1A, Bahadurpally, Jeedimetla, Hyderabad – 500043, Telangana, INDIA

Application Fee

Application Fee Rs. 1000/-
Mode of Payment Demand Draft

Fee structure & PhD Assistantship

Course FeeRs. 50,000/year
Security DepositRs. 20,000/- (One Time Payment)
PhD Assistantship (For full time Scholars)INR 25000/- per month* (plus Boarding & Lodging)

*8 Hours/week TA duty is mandatory.

Admission Process

  • Admission is offered on the basis of the interview of the shortlisted candidates.

Zero Vigyan Alert

This is Private University. Please do proper research before taking admission.

Important Links

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Mahindra University PhD Admission 2023 (Jan)

Important Dates

Last Date for submission of applications27 December 2022
Shortlisting of candidates for interview30 December 2022
Online interviews for selection04-08 January 2023
Announcement of Results12 January 2023
Commencement of the Spring 2023 Semester Teaching23 January 2023

Mahindra University PhD Admission 2022 (Jan)

Important Dates

Last Date for submission of applications24 December 2021
Shortlisting of candidates for interview29 December 2021
Online interviews for selection05-07 January 2022
Announcement of Results12 January 2022
Commencement of the Spring 2021 Semester Teaching01 February 2022