16 December 2021 12:40:46 IST

Mahindra University invites applications for its PhD programme

The full-time PhD scholars will get an assistantship of ₹25,000 per month and boarding advantages.

Mahindra University Hyderabad has open admissions for its PhD programme in engineering, applied sciences, humanities, and social sciences for the 2022 academic session. The last date for submission of applications is December 24, and the session will commence in February 2022.

“Mahindra University has excellent research infrastructure and sponsorships from Government of India funding agencies such as DST, SERB, BRNS, DRDO, and MeitY,” says Dr Yajulu Medury, Vice Chancellor, Mahindra University.

The PhD admissions are offered in civil, computer science, electrical and electronics, mechanical disciplines in the engineering domain, and in physics, chemistry, and mathematics, in the applied sciences domain. In the entrepreneurship area, scholars who wish to carry out research on innovation, start-ups and tech entrepreneurship can apply.

Those who wish to pursue liberal arts at PhD level can also apply to pursue research in English and American literature, Indian writings in English, English language education, English as second language education, women’s writings, strategic management, cultural and Gandhian studies, professional ethics, and philosophy.

The full-time PhD scholars will get an assistantship of ₹25,000 per month plus free boarding and lodging at the MU campus. It is mandatory to perform teaching assistantship for 8 hours a week.