Universities in India offering PhD through distance learning
Indira Gandhi National Open University, (New Delhi)
- The institute offers PhD degrees in the field of Education,
History, Tourism Studies, Political Science, Economics, Sociology,
Mathematics, Physics, Hindi, English, Commerce and Management.
Vardhman Mahaveer Open University (Rajasthan)
offers degrees in the field of Commerce, Mass Communication and
Management. The duration for all the programmes is three to five
years and the eligibility is a Master's degree with 50 per cent.
Pondicherry University (Pondicherry)
offersdegrees in the field of Philosophy, Education, Tamil, Drama
& Theatre, Arts, Economics, Life Science, Physics and Sanskrit.
The duration for all the programmes is four years and the eligibility
is a Master's degree in the respective subjects with 50-55 per
cent marks and 10 years work experience. Admission is obtained
through interview and viva-voce.
Institute of Science (Bangalore) offers programmes in
Science and Engineering. Admission is open to candidates having
two years work experience in the R&D departments of scientific
and industrial institutions. Candidates must be below 40 years
of age and must possess a BE/MBBS or Master's degree in Science,
Humanities, Economics, Psychology, Commerce, Business Administration,
Operational Research or II class BCom followed by ACA/AICWA or
II class BSc with AMIE/AMI Mech. Candidates are required to fill
application forms and the selection is done on the basis of an
interview which is held at the institute itself.
Chavan Maharashtra Open University, (Maharashtra) offers
PhD in the field of Education. The duration is two to five years
and eligibility is MPhil or post graduate degree with considerable
amount of work experience.
of Post Graduate Studies and Research, Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
offers degrees in Architecture, Biotech, Civil Engineering, Computer
Science, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and
Communication, Environment, Energy, Mechanical Engineering, Management
Science, Remote Sensing, Transportation Engineering, Urban and
Regional Planning and Water Resources. The duration for all programmes
is three years and the eligibility is a post-graduate degree in
concerned/allied subjects with 50 per cent marks. A considerable
amount of work experience is also essential.
For more information refer to List of Distance Phd Courses