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The world is full of research and development opportunities where nature has offered numerous facilities and scenarios which are still out of the reach of humanity. A large community of researchers, scientists and practitioners are working tirelessly to make this world a better place of living. They make deep efforts to bring their imaginations into the real picture and innovate new machinery that can help human’s face various challenges of their life in a comfortable manner. This process demands precise and comprehensive knowledge of principles, theories, and literature available so that the experiences of several practitioners can be combined to bring out best possible solutions.

Ph.D, also abbreviated as D.Phil is a Doctorate program that involves an advanced academic work encompassing deep understanding, statistical analysis and innovative implementation of concepts precisely targeted to bring in something new or a major improvement to the existing concepts and tools that is attained after thorough literature reviews, conducting analysis and mathematical computations, adequate testing, practical implementation finishing up with thesis submission and final viva. MU, the best University for Ph.D in Rajkot has a big library numerous books, literature, and research journals which contain a lot of quality work done by eminent researchers worldwide.


1. Eligibility criteria for admission to Ph.D programme:

Subject to the conditions stipulated in these Regulations, the following persons are eligible to seek admission to the Ph.D. programme:

1.1 Master’s Degree holders satisfying the criteria stipulated under Clause 2 above.

1.2 Candidate who have cleared the M.Phil. course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completing the M.Phil. Degree shall be eligible to proceed to do research work leading to the Ph.D. Degree in the same Institutions in an integrated programme. A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/differently-abled and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

1.3 A person whose M.Phil. dissertation has been evaluated and the viva voce is pending may be admitted to the Ph.D. programme of the same Institutions.

1.4 Candidates possessing a Degree considered equivalent to M.Phil. Degree of an Indian Institution, from a Foreign Educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to Ph.D. programme.

2. How to apply

Candidate may Fill Online Form from the website and submit it by post/ in person before 10st Oct 2018 on the below address

The Registrar
Marwadi University
Rajkot-Morbi Highway, Gauridad
Rajkot-360003, Gujarat, India

3. Application fee

An application should be submitted along with the Receipt  of Rs. 500 Paid Online

4. Ph.D. fees

Ph.D. fees Rs. 30,000/SEMESTER for first three years only and Rs. 5,000 per semester after that and Examination fees of Rs. 10,000 at the time of synopsis submission.

5. Exam Date

Online Exam date: 30th Oct 2018

6. Syllabus for PhD Entrance Examination

1. For engineering branches, the syllabus will be based on Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) syllabus of separate modules.

2. For English /Mathematics/ Computer Science /Chemistry/Physics branches the syllabus will be based on NET/SLET Exam.

3. For Management the syllabus will be based on CBSE-NET.

Approved Ph.D

1Dr. Valjibhai Dhanjibhai KhanparaAgriculture
2Dr. Ritesh Ramesh PalkarChemical
3Dr. Jabalkumar Devjibhai ThankiChemistry
4Dr. Hetal Jilubhai JebaliyaChemistry
5Dr. Vicky Devendra JainChemistry
6Dr. Utkarsh Uttamrav MoreChemistry
7Dr. Subrata PatraChemistry
8Dr. Yashwantsinh Surendrasinh JadejaChemistry
9Dr. Biani Sabera HasambhaiChemistry
10Dr. Siddharth G. ShahCivil
11Dr. Ankur Chandrakant BhogayataCivil
12Dr. Tarak Prafulkumar VoraCivil
13Dr Mazhar A. DhankotCivil
14Dr. Sunil Ratibhai SagarCommunication
15Dr. Nitul DuttaComputer
16Dr. Ashishkumar SrivastavaComputer
17Dr. Amit Maheshbhai LathigaraComputer
18Dr. Sunil Jawaharbhai SoniComputer
19Dr. R. SridaranComputer Science
20Dr. Divyakant Thakarshibhai MevaComputer Science
21Dr. Sunil L BajejaComputer Science
22Dr. Kalpesh Ashokkumar PopatComputer Science
23Dr. Rajendrasinh Bahadursinh JadejaElectrical
24Dr. Meeta Kiran MatnaniElectrical
25Dr. Rajeshkumar Meghajibhai PatelElectrical
26Dr. Dinesh KumarElectrical
27Dr. Yogeshwar KostaElectrionics  & Communication
28Dr. Rajendrakumar PatelElectrionics  & Communication
29Dr. Shobhitkumar Kiritkumar PatelElectrionics  & Communication
30Dr. Amarpreet Singh AroraEnvironment
31Dr. Pankaj PathakEnvironment
32Dr. Sneha GautamEnvironment
33Dr. Archana  SharmaEnvironmental Science
34Dr. Srinivasa Rao MedaManagement
35Dr. Sarang PandeMechanical
36Dr. Ramdevsinh L. JhalaMechanical
37Dr. Amit Vinodbhai SataMechanical
38Dr. Nikunj Vinodrai RachchhMechanical
39Dr. Rameshkumar M BhoraniyaMechanical
40Dr. Krishna Kuldip JoshiMicrobiology
41Dr. Mahendrapalsingh RajputMicrobiology
42Dr. Gaurav Vinodbhai SanghviMicrobiology
43Dr. Ujwalkumar TrivediMicrobiology
44Dr. Vipulkumar Prahaladbhai PatelPharmacy
45Dr. Lalji Hakubhai BaldaniyaPharmacy
46Dr. Prashant R. GhediyaPhysics
47Dr. Jenishkumar Dipakbhai PatelPhysics
48Dr. Yogesh Narmadashankar JaniPhysics
49Dr. Mukesh Jeramdas KeshvaniPhysics

Number of Seats approved for 2018-19

BranchNo of seats
Chemical  Engg.2
Civil  Engg.8
Computer  Engg.8
Electrical  Engg.8
Electronics  & Communication  Engg.6
Environment  Engg.6
Mechanical  Engg.10
Computer Science8
Environmental Science2

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