M.E. + Ph.D. Integrated at
Chandigarh University

The Master of Engineering + Doctor of Philosophy (M.E. + Ph.D.) at Chandigarh University is an integrated doctoral program for the students interested in a research-oriented career. The program is open for students with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and involves foundation courses, advanced courses and research work. On successful completion of the program, the candidate will be awarded both the M.E. and Ph.D. degrees.

Specializations Offered:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
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  • Level of Study: Post-Graduate 

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Program at a glance

M.E. + Ph.D. Duration

Minimum 5 years. For the first 2 years, the course curriculum is inclined towards an M.E. degree, followed by research work of a minimum of 3 years for the Ph.D.

Teaching Assistantship

Teaching Assistantship (T.A.) will start in the 2nd Year for the candidates who secured more than 7.5 CG PA in 1st Year.

- 2nd year @ Rs. 12000 p.m.

- 4th year @ Rs. 20000 p.m.

- 3rd year @ Rs. 16000 p.m.

- 5th year @ Rs. 24000 p.m.

Lateral Entry

A candidate who has completed M.E. 1st year (non-integrated) and has cleared GATE will have privilege to opt for M.E. + Ph.D. integrated in the 2nd year.

Exit Policy

PG Diploma will be offered to candidates who clear the entire course works but due to certain reason could not complete the thesis in 2nd year.

M.E. Project vis-a-vis Ph.D. Project

The projects/dissertation undertaken by the students during M.E. and Ph.D. can be from the same research domain.

Research Degree Committee

The University Research Degree Committee will monitor the research working of the M.E. + Ph.D. students.

How to Apply?