Who is eligible?

Academically outstanding candidates with at least 5 years of relevant work experience after graduation from a professional program (architecture, engineering, law, medicine, etc.) or a Master’s degree in any discipline, can apply for direct admission into the Ph.D. (UMG) Program.

How do I apply?

Please complete the application form at  APPLY NOW   taking care to fill in the sections on Masters Degree (if applicable) and details of work experience.

Selection will be based on academic record, writing proficiency, relevance of experience and personal Interview. 


The application deadline has been extended to 25th June, on request from interested applicants and Heads of Architecture and Planning Programs where the final term ends in late May.

The screening will be on a rolling bases and the last dates for the selection process for candidates who have applied after May 30th will be as follows.- 

1. All shortlisted candidates will be intimated latest by 27th June
2. All interviews will be completed by 30th June.
3. Selected candidates will be intimated by email and letter about the dates of Admission and fee payment after 30th June

The process has been completed for applicants  who had applied by May 30th, and the dates of Admission and fee payment has already been intimated to them by email and letter. 



          ·         25th June          Last Date for Receipt of Application.

·         By  27th  June    Shortlisted candidates will be Informed via Email.

·         30th June            Personal Interview for shortlisted candidates

  i.     For local candidates – at XIMB Campus

                                             ii.     For outstation candidates – by telephone and/or skype.

         ·         2nd July              All Selected candidates notified by email

    Dispatch of Admission Offer Letters to selected candidates.

·         By 11th July      Payment of first year fees and other dues.

          ·        11th July           Admission of selected students.