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Admission Notification for Part-Time Ph.D Programme

Applications are invited for admission to the Part-time Ph.D. programme for the academic session 2021-2022. The part time Ph.D program has been designed to address the scholarly needs of candidates who are unable to pursue the doctoral programme in full-time mode.

Areas of research

The part time Ph.D based on the areas of specializations available in School of Engineering and Applied technology, School of Arts and Management Studies, School of Sciences and School of Humanities and Social Sciences. The areas of specialization available are Finance management, Computer networks, VLSI, Structural engineering, Mass communication and journalism, Material science, Marketing management, Business entrepreneurship, Signal processing, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biochemical engineering, Hydro metallurgy, Artificial intelligence, Data science, Pharmaceutical chemistry, Human resource management, Embedded systems, Machine learning, Data mining and Food science and nutrition.


Total duration of part-time Ph.D. programme shall be for a minimum of four years (including coursework) and maximum of six years.

Eligibility Criteria

The part-time Ph.D. programme shall be open to candidates with Master’s degree in relevant streams must secure a minimum 60% marks in qualifying exams. At least two years of full- time work experience after obtaining the qualifying degree in executive/ managerial/ teaching/ research field(s) from an organization of repute as on March 31, 2021.

Age: No age limit

Selection Criteria

Candidates should apply online. However, they are required to send a hard copy of research proposal to the research Director. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their academic records. The shortlisted candidates will be required to appear for BEE research aptitude on-line test. Selection will be based on on-line written test and interview conducted by the Ph.D Admission Committee of the Institute. The coursework for the selected candidates will commence from September 2021.

Registration for Admission Test and Processing Fee

All eligible candidates are required to register online by visiting the University web site during June 20, 2021 to July 5, 2021.

Processing fee

The non-refundable processing fee is Rs. 5000/-. The hard copy of the online application form along with supporting documents and research proposal should reach to “Research Director, Bharathiya Engineering Science and Technology University, Vadiaympet, Anantapur on or before July 14, 2021.

Course Fees

If any student desires to withdraw admission after paying the course fees, the refund of course fees will be as per the University rules & regulations. Candidates admitted to Part-time Ph.D. Programme will have to pay fees as shown in the table given below for the first year and subsequently, they have to follow Ph.D. Programme fee structure till completion of the course.

How to Apply?

  • Visit the part time Ph.D admission portal.
  • Read instructions and Brochure carefully.
  • Click on “New User Registration”
  • Register with valid Email Id.
  • Login with Email Id and password.
  • Fill up the application form with branch, academic details and work experience (If applicable).
  • Pay application processing fee, Rs 5,000
  • Submit the application form

Documents required to be uploaded

  • Passport Photograph
  • Scanned copy of Signature
  • Detailed CV, which includes Bachelor and Master degree, awards/recoginition.
  • Mark sheets as per last qualification and eligibility
The University reserves the right to decide the number of seats to be filled in. The University also reserves the right to change/alter certain rules at any time.

Key Dates

  • Start of online application: 20th June, 2021
  • Last date to fill online application: 5th July, 2021
  • Last date to receive hard copy of online application and supporting documents at university: 14th July, 2021
  • Date of online written test: 30th July, 2021
  • Date of online Interview: 5th August, 2021
  • Declaration of selected candidates for admission 10th August, 2021
  • Last date of fee payment for the selected candidates 18th August, 2021
  • Cancellation of Admission with Refund of Fees if any: 24th August, 2021
  • Commencement of academic session: 1st September, 2021

Fee structure

First year fees schedule for students admitted into part time Ph.D programme

Non-Refundable Fee

Admission Fee 5,000
Tuition Fee (per year) 70,000
IT Fee (per year) 5,000
Provisional Certificate Fee 1,500
Degree Certificate Fee 2,000
Library Fee (per year) 1,000
Convocation Charges 1,500
Medical Examination Fee 1,000
Refundable Fee
Library Deposit 4,500
Total 88,500

Guidelines to apply for PhD (Part-time and Full time)

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences(SEAT-PhD)

Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Biotechnology, Computer Networks, VLSI, Structural Engineering, Signal Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Embedded Systems, Machine Learning, Data Mining.

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences(SEAT-PhD)

Biochemistry, Food Science Technology, Microbiology, Physics, Bioinformatics, Applied Mathematics, Electronics, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Computer Science, Biotechnology, Botany, & Zoology, Biochemical Engineering, Hydro Metallurgy.

School of Humanities and Social Science (SHSS- PhD)

English, Applied Philosophy, Psychology, Mass Communication and Journalism.

School of Arts and Management Studies (SAMS-PhD)

Management, Commerce, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Human resources, Business Law, Banking & Accounting, Production & Operations Management, Finance & Control, Corporate Strategy & Business Excellence, Marketing, Information Systems & Quantitative Methods, Cross-Cultural Management, Finance Management and any other allied areas of interest in Management & Commerce, Marketing Management, Business Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management.

School of Science (SOS-PhD)

Material Science, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Food Science & Nutrition.

Eligibility (Part-Time and Full-Time PhD)

General Eligibility criteria – Post Graduate or Masters degree or equivalent with minimum 55% marks or equivalent (50% in case of / CAT – I / 5 years teaching experience)

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAT-PhD)


Biotechnology : Candidate must have M.Tech or M.E or equivalent degree in the same branch. B.Tech in Biotechnology or B.Pharm or equivalent or B.Tech Chemical Engineering or M.Sc Microbiology/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology) with proficiency in basic biology with proficiency in basic mathematics is also applicable.

Computer Science Engineering: Candidate must have or equivalent degree in the prescribed branch.

Electronics and communication Engineering: Candidate must have in ECE/EIE/ Instrumentation/ Biomedical/ Telecommunication/Medical Electronics or equivalent degree in the prescribed branch.

Electrics and Electronics Engineering: Candidate must have or equivalent degree in the prescribed branch.

Mechanical Engineering: Candidate must have in Mechanical/ productionn/ automobile/marine/ aerospace or equivalent degree in the prescribed branch.


School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS-PhD)


Applied Psychology: M.A, M.Sc Psychology, MBA, or PG in medical science.

Applied Philosophy: M.A degree in Philosophy or equivalent.

English: M.A degree in English or equivalent.


School of Arts and Management Studies PhD


Marketing Management, International Business, Operations Management, Human resource management, Emerging Technologies in Management, Financial Management, Entrepreneurship, Economics, Accounting: MBA, PGDM, M.Com, M.A, MHRM, MA(economics and social science), CS, ICWAI, M.Sc in Applied mathematics and statistics M.Tech operation with specialization, in the concerned area of research.


School of Science PhD

Applied Mathematics: Candidate must have passed M.Sc Degree in mathematics, applied mathematics, physics or M.Sc/M.Tech/M.E in any branch of engineering

Biochemistry: Candidate must have passed M.Sc Degree in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Zoology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Genetics, Botany, or any branch of Biological Science or M.Pharm/M.V.Sc/M.Tech in chemical engineering, food technology, and food engineering.

Chemistry: M.Sc degree in chemistry or equivalent

Computer Science: Candidates must have a degree of MCA, IS, CS, Dara science, IT, CSEor equivalent master degree in computer science

Electronics: M.Sc degree in electronic science, instrumentation, electronics, computer science

Environmental Science: M.Sc degree in environmental science or PG degree in Science or any branch

Food Science and Technology: M.Sc degree in food technology, food science nutrition and home science

Microbiology: M.Sc/Msc degree in biotechnology, microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry, botany, zoology, food science

Physics: M.Sc degree in physics, material science, solid-state physics, applied physics, theoretical, nuclear, spae, photonics, spectroscopy or any other equivalent degree in physics.

Application & Admission Process

  1. Complete the Application Form online –
  2. Please filled-in the form with attested copy of transcripts from the Last Examination attended, Industry Experience Certificates (if any)
  3. Attach a Concept note of not more than 500 words on Research Area of Interest.
  4. We will call on candidates who are shortlisted from the Application for an online interview.
  5. Selected candidates will be provided coaching for Online entrance test & guidance for writing research proposals.
  6. Candidates who are selected for PhD programs on the basis of the admission rounds are then assigned supervisors/guides for their PhD research.

Details are given below for exam pattern:

Mode of Examination: Online
Types of Questions: Conventional and objective type questions
Maximum marks: 100 (70 marks Research methodology and 30 marks specific subjects)
Fee Structure part-time: 50000 per year – To be paid in two installments (25000)
Fee Structure Full time: 70000 per year – To be paid in two installments (35000)


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