The PhD program at Dr. K.N. Modi University, Newai follows the UGC guidelines. The curriculum is detailed and of high quality. Students get quality education and are taught through research-based training. This lets them carry out independent study on their subject and make investigations which deepens their knowledge and brings in subject expertise. The curriculum is crafted to help students start their successful research careers. DKNMU offers both full-time and part-time research in almost all the subjects that are taught under its wing namely Engineering, Sciences, Management, Commerce, Humanities and Social Sciences.

The research scholars are selected based on their performance in the written test and the interview. The university conducts the selection process twice a year in July and December respectively.

Candidates who hold a master’s degree from any recognised institution that is recognised by UGC and have over 55% marks or have a 5.5 CGPA or above are eligible to register for the PhD program at DKNMU.

If the candidate holds a qualifying degree from an international university, then the equivalence is determined by the Directorate of Research (DoR).

The candidates can enrol in a PhD course that is relevant to their field of study. The degree would be rewarded by the faculty that honoured the post-graduate degree.

The candidate will have to submit a master’s degree certificate. Those who have passed the competitive examinations namely M.Phil, UGC-CSIR NET, JRF, SLET, GATE and Teacher Fellow are exempted from appearing in the entrance examination.


Dr. K.N. Modi University, Newai follows a strict eligibility criterion for candidates who wish to seek admission to any of their courses. The academic criteria and minimum age requirements have to be met. You can check the same on the official website for the selected course.

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