Ph. D. in Engineering & Sciences

Admission to the Doctoral Program in Engineering & Sciences at the Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance University is strictly based on merit.


The duration of study shall be a minimum of three years and a maximum of six years for all categories of research scholars.


  • Master’s degree with 55% marks (50% for SC/ST) in aggregate from a recognized University in a Engineering related discipline
  • Qualifying score in Alliance Research Aptitude Test (ARAT)
Application Rounds Applications Open Alliance Selection Process Program Commenement
Regular Application Round Apply Now TBA July 2019

Application Form

Applicants are requested to submit their filled in application forms along with attested copies of the following documents:

  • Standard X marks card
  • Standard XII marks card
  • Bachelor's degree marks cards
  • Postgraduate degree marks cards
  • Work experience certificate
  • Entrance exam score card
  • Research Synopsis

Please send your filled in Application Form to:

Office of Recruitment, Careers and Admissions
Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance University,
Chikkahagade Cross,
Chandapura-Anekal Main Road,
Anekal, Bengaluru – 562106,
Karnataka, India.
Tel.: +91 80 3093 8017
Mob.: +91 98800 89930

Selection Criteria

  • Alliance Research Aptitude Test (ARAT)
  • Personal Interview
  • Evaluation of the research synopsis on a proposed dissertation work

The School also uses other parameters such as scholastic and extracurricular record and work experience for admission. The final selection of the candidate will be based on the overall performance in the Admission Selection Process.

Award of the degree

On successful completion of the course work, comprehensive examinations and the consequent defense of the doctoral dissertation by doctoral students the Alliance University shall confer upon the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Engineering and Sciences to the respective students.

Fee Structure

Ph. D. Fee

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Terms and Conditions

Students are required to abide by the following terms and conditions upon admission to the courses offered by Alliance University.

  1. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this website and it is issued on the express condition that all matters in it are subject to change from time to time without notice. While the University will make all reasonable endeavors to deliver the courses of study and other educational services as set out in this website, circumstances may change prompting the University to reserve the right to vary the content and delivery of courses and programs; to either discontinue or combine courses and programs or to take any such decision as may be deemed appropriate.
  2. The subject titles, descriptions and contents are subject to change based on the University guidelines.
  3. The fee schedule for the courses offered by the University can be downloaded at Fees payable for the courses offered by the University are subject to review periodically. Ensuring that fees are paid before the announced due dates is the sole responsibility of the student. Non-payment of the prescribed fees within the due dates will result in the cancellation of the registration to the course or to the subsequent semester/year.
  4. Cost towards travel and accommodation for placements will be to the account of the student. For certain courses, students may incur additional specific charges for such items or activities as sports and games fees, specialized material or field trips. The University reserves the right to charge additional fee to students for such activities.
  5. Alliance University may withdraw or amend its offer of admission, or terminate the registration, if it is found that either a false or a misleading statement has been made or that significant information has either been omitted or withheld in a candidate's application form.
  6. Alliance University does not accept responsibility and expressly excludes all liability that may result from any loss, damage or injury caused to a student or to the student's property.
  7. Students enrolled in the courses offered by the University are required to sign an undertaking at the time of the commencement of the academic year consenting to abide by the rules, regulations and the code of conduct of the University.
  8. Policy regarding withdrawal from the course:
    • Refund of fees will be as per norms prescribed by University Grants Commission.
    • Additional provisions:
    • Reasons for seeking fee refund Fee refund amount
      Cancellation of admission due to concealment or falsification of facts, submission of false or fake certificates, providing misleading information by the student. NIL
      If a student is provisionally admitted to a course, and becomes ineligible for admission on the declaration of the result of the qualifying examination and the student’s admission is cancelled. Prorata basis
      Note: The University policy regarding procedure for refund of fees is enumerated on the website of respective courses.
    Such a candidate must submit the duly-signed cancellation application form to the Office of Recruitment, Careers and Admissions (OCRA) before the commencement of the course.
  9. Disputes of any kind are subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts in Bengaluru only.

Contact for Admissions

Office of Recruitment, Careers and Admissions
Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance University,
Chikkahagade Cross,
Chandapura-Anekal Main Road,
Anekal, Bengaluru – 562106,
Karnataka, India.
Tel.: +91 80 3093 8017
Mob.: +91 98800 89930