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Ph.D. Admissions for Industrial Executives

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Ph.D. Admissions for Industrial Executives

(From reputed Industries / Research units / Govt. organizations)


Admissions will be made to Part Time Ph.D. program at Industrial/Research organizations MoU with JNTUH offered by the J N T University Hyderabad in the following faculties and respective departments / subject.

Department Specialization / Code
Civil Engineering Structural Engineering(CV-1)
Geotechnical Engineering(CV-2)
Hydraulics & Water Reseources(CV-3)
Environmental Engg.(CV-4)
Transportation Engineering(CV-5)
Electrical & Electronics Engineering Power systems(EE-1)
Power Electronics & Drives(EE-2)
Control Systems(EE-3)
  Electronics & Communication Engineering Image Processing, Signal Processing & VLSI Design(EC-1)
Embedded systems(EC-2)
Communication Systems(EC-3)
Metallurgical Engineering Materials and  Metallurgical Engineering (MT-1)
Mechanical Engineering Engineering Design(ME-1)
Thermal Engineering(ME-2)
Manufacturing Engineering(ME-3)
Industrial Engineering(ME4)
Energy Systems (ES-1)
Computer Science & Engineering Software Engineering(CS-1)
Data Mining and Information Retrieval Systems(CS-2)
Image Processing, Speech Processing (CS-3)
Artificial Intelligence(CS-4)
Computer Networks, Network Security & Wireless Networks
Bio-Technology Plant Bio-Technology(BT-1)
Bio Chemical Engg.(BT-2)
Chemistry Synthetic & Coordination Chemistry(CH-1)
Organic Chemistry(CH-2)
Environmental Science & Technology Environmental Geomatics(ET-1)
Environmental Biology(ET-2)
Environmental Chemistry(ET-3)
Mathematics Mathematical  Modelling & Differential Equations(MA-1)
Numerical Techniques(MA-2)
Nano Science & Technology Nano  Technology (NT-1)
Physics Material Science & Nano physics (PY-1)
Fiber Optic  & Solid State Physics  (PY-2)
Centre for Water Resources & Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Water Resources (WR-1)
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences  (WR-2)
Pharmaceutical Sciences Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Pharm Analysis   (PM-1)
Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry  (PM-2)
Management Sciences Finance  (MG-1)
Sl.No. Faculty Name Eligibility Criteria
1 ENGINEERING   B.Tech. and M.Tech. in appropriate / relevant branch of Engineering.
2 SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY   M.Sc. or M.Sc.(Tech.) in appropriate / relevant field of Science & Technology. For Pharmacy : B.Pharmacy and M.Pharmacy or Pharma.D.
3 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE   Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Candidates seeking admission into PhD must have Post Graduate Degree in concerned discipline with a minimum of 55 % of marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination. For SC / ST / BC candidates the aggregate shall be 50% as per UGC-2016 regulations.

The industrial executives must have minimum experience of five (5) years in the same organization where the candidate is working and his/her experience should be relevant to the research area.

It is recommended that the organization where the candidate is working shell have mutual academic agreement for exchange of facilities at department or organizational level with the respective department of JNTUH and it will be performed with the administrative involvement of University Industry Interaction Cell.

The candidate has to attend the Interview by selection committee as constituted by the University for the purpose.

The candidate is required to make the presentation to the selection committee with PPT on the topic or area of research proposal submitted along with the application.

The Pre-PhD, course work, research methodology, research review meetings, colloquium, plagiarism check, evaluation of thesis, conduct of final viva voce examination, issue of provisional certificate and original degree are as per the existing academic rules and regulations of PhD program.

The research scholar under this category can complete the course work either on campus or by availing the facility of MOOCS program within the stipulated period of time.

Faculty of Engineering and Specializations
Civil Engineering:

B.E/B.Tech/AMIE in Civil Engineering/Civl & Environmental Engineering, Construction Engg., (or) Equivalent. M.E/M.Tech/MS in Civil Engineering/ any other sub socialization of Civil Engineering/ any other interdisciplinary branches related to civil engineering (or) Equivalent

Electrical and Electronics Engineering:

EEE, Instrumentation and Control Engineering (with Bachelor Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering or other interdisciplinary Branches), Energy Systems (with M.Tech. Energy Systems & B.Tech. Electrical and Electronics Engineering related) any other sub specializations of Electrical & Electronics Engineering and any other interdisciplinary branches related to Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

Mechanical Engineering:

BE/B.Tech in Mechanical engineering, Mechanical engineering (Mechatronics), Mechanical engineering (production), Mechanical engineering (Nano technology), Mechanical engineering (Industrial Engineering) And M.Tech/ME in Mechanical Engineering,Mechatronics,Production,Nano technology, Advanced manufacturing systems, Machine design, Engineering design, Thermal engineering,HVAC,R&AC,HPE,IC Engines, CAD/CAM, Energy Systems, Product Design,tribology

Electronics and Communication Engineering:

ECE, Electronics and Telematics Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Instrumentation and Control Engineering (with Bachelor Degree in ECE or other interdisciplinary Branches) any other sub specialization of ECE and any other interdisciplinary Branches related to ECE.

Computer Science & Engineering:

Information Technology and other sub specialization of CSE and any other interdisciplinary branches related to CSE.

Faculty of Science & Technology and Specializations

Post Graduate Degree in Biotechnology / Chemical Engineering / Food Technology / Bio Chemical Engineering / Bio Chemistry/Bioinformatics/ Microbiology /Life Sciences (Zoology, Botany, Genetics, Agricultural Sciences) / Pharmacy / Environmental Science and Technology or allied subjects. Agricultural Engg., Dairy Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Veterinary Science, Animal Biotechnology.

Chemical Science & Technology :

M.Tech. Chemical Engineering and any interdisciplinary Branches related to Chemical Engineering such as petroleum Engineering, M.Tech. Chemical Technology.


Post graduate degree in Environmental Chemistry/ Environmental Science / Environmental Science and Technology/Environmental Management/ Environmental Geomatics Environmental Biotechnology/ Geospatial Science and Technology/ Geology/ Life Sciences / Environmental Engg. / Environmental Geo Engineering.

Nano Science & Technology:

M.Tech.(Nano Technology) / M.Tech.(Nano Electronics) /M.Tech. Chemical Engg./ Biotechnology/Environment Science or equivalent degree.

Water Resources :

Any post Graduate Degree in the field of Water Resources /Hydrology/Watershed Management/Geology/Geo Physics / Geo-Engineering/ Metrology /Agricultural Engineering/ Agricultural Metrology/ Solid Sciences (water resources aspects) and Agronomy

Pharmaceutical Sciences:

B.Pharmacy and M.Pharmacy or Pharma.D.

Management Science :

Master of Business Administration (MBA).


Based on the Interview performance and proposed research work.


On selection for admission, candidates shall be required to pay the prescribed admission fee of Rs. 5000/- and Tuition fee of Rs. 60,000/- per annum and other admissible fee prescribed by the University. Details of fee payment particulars for all Ph.D Research Programs, Methodology of research, RRMs and evaluation procedure etc. can be known from the office of the Director, R&D, JNT University Hyderabad, Kukatpally, Hyderabad.