ADYPU will offer two kinds of Doctoral Programs suited for both academicians as well as practitioners across various multi-disciplinary courses offered by different ADYPU Schools.
|Ph.D. Program by Research
||Ph.D. Program by Practice
|For whom it is suitable?
|This Program is ideally for post graduates with aptitude for research skills. It is for those who have no work-experience or wishes to pursue their careers in academics.
||The Practice Doctorate Program is suited ideally for working professionals with deep professional experience of more than three years and above of practice-based experience.
|Discipline of Study
|This stream is ideal for disciplines like Management, Engineering, Law, Architecture, Design, Media And Communication.
||This stream is applicable for disciplines like Architecture, Engineering, Design, Law, Media and Communication.
|Type of Ph.D. Research
|This is the pure form of research. Here the data is collected from both primary and secondary databases.
||This type of research is application and practical based.
|It is ideally for those who have to identify gaps in existing academic theories / techniques and discover innovative and sustainable solutions.
||To study and apply existing theories and techniques to a problem so as to arrive at a tangible solution as an outcome which is innovative and first of its kind.
|Submission of Dissertation
|Dissertation is a single monograph with clearly outlined findings that indicate definitive solutions to the problem studied.
||Dissertation is a single monograph along with a tangible outcome in form of a product, technology, artifact or a design that is innovative and first of its kind.
Duration of the ADYPU Ph.D. Program
- Ph.D. programs shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years.
- Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the decision of Academic Council of the ADYPU on a case by case basis.
- The women candidates and Persons with Disability (more than 40% disability) may be allowed a relaxation of two years for Ph.D.in the maximum duration. In addition, the women candidates may be provided Maternity Leave/Child Care Leave once in the entire duration of Ph.D. for up to 240 days.