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SRM University-AP, Andhra Pradesh invites applications from full time Ph.D degree program in arts, science, engineering and management sciences. The objective of the program is to guide scholar in an innovative way to become the top-class researcher in various fields of study leading to Ph.D degree.

SRM University, AP, Andhra Pradesh was established with a vision to bring about innovation in higher education and learning in emerging areas of the knowledge society. This Ph.D program is in-line with the overall vision to become one of India’s premier research-led University.

The applications for admission into PhD programmes are invited throughout the year. There is no last date for the applications, however, selection process will take place four times in a year (Jan, April, Aug and Nov.). The applications can be made online after paying a non-refundable fee of Rs.1200/- (Rupees One thousand and two hundred only). The application can be accessed at,

University Fellowship

Selected PhD students will receive a fellowship of Rs.20000/pm. The University will also financially support participation of national/international conferences.

Hostel & accommodation

Students staying on Campus will be provided on-campus boarding and accommodation at a highly subsidised rates.

Eligibility & Admission Procedure

Eligibility & Selection Criteria The candidate should possess at least 60% marks in aggregate or its equivalents grade in master’s degree level. The admission is based on a written entrance examination (4 times a year, Jan, April, Aug and Nov.) followed by an interview.

Applicants who have qualified national wide examinations, UGC-NET (including JRF)/joint UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/ICAR (ASRB)-NET/ICMR JRF/DBT-JRF/NBHM are exempted from entrance examination and will appear directly to the discussion meeting for PhD enrolment. The national fellowship holders and potential DBT INSPIRE applicants are welcome to contact the faculties of their research interest.

Fee Structure

Sl.No Programme Registration Fee
1. Full time Rs. 10,000

For Admissions

SRMU-AP Ph.D Regulation 2022-2023