About the Program

BESTIU offers Part-Time doctoral research program with a strong focus on promoting inter - disciplinary research and innovation leading to the Ph.D. degree. The program aims at developing individuals into distinguished researchers and innovators in various fields under the aegis of the schools of the university. The Part time Ph.D. program is spans 4 years with maximum duration (from the date of reggistration) not exceeding 6 years. If the period exceeds 6 years, re-registration to be done with the permission of Doctoral Comittee

Courses Offered

  • School of Applied Sciences, Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

    Physics | Chemistry | Mathematics | Environmental Science and Technology | English | Telugu | Psychology | Food Science and Nutrition | Geography | Sociology | History | Languages | Computer Science | Electronics | Education | Economics & Political Science | Mass Communication and Journalism | Law | Physical Education

  • School of Engineering and Technology

    IT | ECE | EEE | Mechanical Engineering | Civil | Biotechnology | Agritech

  • School of Bio-sciences

    Botany | Zoology | Microbiology | Biochemistry

  • School of Commerce and Management

    Commerce | Management HR | Finance | Buisness, Marketing


To create a World Class Social Impact conglomerate where learning is accessible and affordable, innovators are groomed and their ideas are incubated.


Our Mission is to set up a model university which shall be the pride of the state and the country, a hub for highest quality academics and research work. We want our students to compete with the best in the world so that they not only earn their dream jobs but also become job creators. We believe in innovation and developing strategies to address today's challenges and creating champions of change

Eligibility Criteria

  • The eligibility required for admission to Part-time Ph.D. Program shall be Master's Degree or equivalent in relevant Discipline with minimum 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade.
  • Candidates possessing M.Phil. Degree with atleast 55% marks or equivalent grade and Master's degree with 50% marks in aggregate in the discipline concerned shall also be eligible for admission.
  • Minimum two years of work experience in educational institutions, industry or research labs.

Program Structure

  • Research methodology and course work for 1 year followed by Pre-Ph.D. exam.
  • Research work under the guidance of research supervisor alloted by BESTIU.
  • Research review meetings once in 6 months.

To Apply & For More Information, Please Contact

Dr. Nagajyothi, Pro Vice Chancellor - Academics & Research Director
Phone Number: +91 77807 24443

Apply Now For Academic Year 2024-25

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