PhD in Physics

  • This program is especially designed for those students who want to pursue their career in the research in the challenging areas of core and interdisciplinary fields. The broad areas for research specialization include:

    - Nanoscience and nanotechnology
    - Soft matter science and nanocolloids
    - Electroceramics and multiferroics
    - Materials science
  • This program prepares the students for careers in academic, industrial and government organizations.


  • A total of 17 credits for course work are required to fulfill the PhD requirement.
  • A minimum CGPA of 6.5 is mandatory for the research registration.
  • The list of courses is as follows;


Following the completion of Ph.D. Degree in Physics, the student can pursue careers in academic institutions, corporate and national laboratories, and research institutes.


Duration – As per DITU PhD Ordinance

The maximum period will count from the date of enrollment to the date of submission of the PhD theses.

In exceptional circumstances, to the satisfaction of the Vice-Chancellor, a candidate may be granted (a) an extension of maximum of one year over and above the maximum duration as specified above or (b) a relaxation of one year in the minimum duration as specified above provided (s)he is a full time candidate with MTech or equivalent as entry qualification.

In case a PhD scholar is not able to successfully complete the PhD within the maximum duration as specified above (including 6.2(a) above) his/her registration will expire and his/her PhD program will stand automatically terminated.


Minimum 55% marks or CGPA not less than 6 on scale of 10 in regular MSc Physics Degree of a recognised University or equivalent for PhD in Physics or in respective branch with 55% Aggregate Marks or CGPA not less than 6 on scale of 10. (Not distance or any other mode)

GATE/NET qualified students shall be preferred.


Admission Procedure

Counseling on Merit, based on DIT University Entrance Test-DUET’17 and interview conducted by the University.


  • Subject to availability of guide
  • Admissions Twice in year (June & December)
  • Eligible candidates need to register online.The registration fee is Rs 1250, To fill the Registration Form Online, please Click Here
  • Mere registration will not entitle the candidates for counseling.The decision of the admission committee of the University will be final in all matters concerning the list of candidates called for counseling as well as those offered admission.

Area of Research

Multiferroic, Ceramics and Composites, Liquid Crystals, Nano-colloids, Self-assembled systems, Nano-materials, Thin Films.

    • SEATS

      As per availability of Guide