Research (M.Phil/Ph.D.) Degree Programs
Those who are interested in reading for an M.Phil or Ph.D. research degree program are encouraged to browse through the wide range of research areas given under each academic department of study. Research programs can also be specifically designed to cater to the needs/interests of students.
A selected list of current research areas available to new students is given below.
|Discipline||Research Area||Discipline||Research Area|
Natural Products Chemistry
|Plant Sciences||Plant Pathology|
Categorical Data Analysis
Multivariate Data Analysis
Financial Data Mining
|Mathematics||Computational Fluid Dynamics
|Nuclear Science||Environmental Radioactivity|
The M.Phil and Ph.D. degrees require the planning and completion of an original research project. Each student will be assigned a supervisor/research advisor of his/her choice. The results of the research work must be presented in a written dissertation and defended in an oral examination. Students are allowed to register as full-time/part-time and internal/external candidates. The average time to complete full time M.Phil and Ph.D. degrees is 3.0 and 4.0 years respectively.