Ph.D. is full time programme. Candidates seeking admission in Ph.D. have to apply on prescribed form available from research section on payment of Rs. 150/-. The eligibility and other riles and regulations in detail are given in that form.
Normally candidate should have secured 55% marks in Postgraduate degree (50% for SC/ST) to be eligible to join Ph.D. The candidate has to apply initially for provisional registration, selecting a proposed topic for research, under guidance of approved guide of university. The for provisional Ph. D. registration has to be forwarded from a research center. After six months of submission of forms, candidate has to submit detailed research proposal on prescribed format. Afterward he will be called in RDC (Research Degree Committee) meeting. Candidate will be registered for Ph.D. as research scholar only after his topic and synopsis is approved by RDC. After registration the thesis has to be submitted by candidate in minimum two years and maximum four years from the date of registration.
For further details students are advised to go through the rules of Ph.D. and contact the respective departments. Forms for Ph.D. registration may be submitted at any time of year. University offers scholarship of Rs. 5000/- per month to limited students. Ph.D. courses are governed by ordinance No. 11 of Jiwaji University, Gwalior.