Ph.D. Program

IcfaiTech offers Doctoral Program in the areas of Basic Sciences, Engineering and Technology. The Ph.D program is rigorous, multidisciplinary and broad in scope. Students are provided research training, encouraged to attend conferences and publish their research work leading to a highly skilled and independent researcher. The program has four phases, namely Course work, Qualifying Examination, Preparation defense of Research Proposal and Thesis work & Submission.

Financial Assistantship

Candidates admitted into the Ph.D program are given generous financial support. The support is in the form of Research Assistantship (RA)/Teaching Assistantship (TA). The maximum financial support in the form of TA/RA is Rs. 40,000/- per month. There is also a possibility that the candidate may be offered half assistantship. Candidates who are offered full/half assistantship have to put in 20 hrs/10hrs of workload per week for the institute respectively. Continuation of the assistantship is subject to review every semester.

Fees Waiver

Deserving candidates may be given fee waiver. This will be decided by the admissions committee at the time of interview.

Research Areas

IcfaiTech faculty are involved in cutting edge research in the following areas:

Department Research Areas
Civil Engineering
  • Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
  • Green Building Technologies
Computer Science and Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Networks
  • Cloud Computing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Neural Networks
Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Wireless Network
  • Image Processing
  • VLSI
Mechanical Engineering
  • Machine Design
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Refrigeration
  • Robotics
  • Friction Stir Welding
Mechanical Engineering
    • Machine Design
    • Additive Manufacturing
    • Refrigeration
    • Robotics
    • Friction Stir Welding
Chemistry
    • Analytical Chemistry
    • Coordination Chemistry
    • Environmental Chemistry
Mathematics
    • Operations Research
    • Boolean Algebra
    • Fluid Dynamics
    • Fixed Point Theory
Physics
    • Mathematical Physics,
    • Condensed Matter Physics
    • Non-linear Optics
    • Statistical & Computational Physics