Program Details

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering is an expansive and continuously evolving domain, encompassing the study of Electromagnetism, Electronics, and Electricity. A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering is a rigorous and comprehensive program that imparts advanced skills and knowledge to conduct extensive research in this field. The program generally entails significant coursework, research, and dissertation writing. A strong grounding in Mathematics, Physics, and Computer Science is imperative for students to excel in this program. Advanced courses in areas such as Power systems, Control systems, Signal processing, and Communications are also mandatory. Throughout the program, students will have the privilege of working with renowned faculty members and participating in avant-garde research projects.

The primary objective of a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering is to equip students with the skills and expertise needed to conduct independent research. Students are expected to choose a research area and develop a research proposal under the guidance of their advisor. Thereafter, they will spend several years conducting research, analyzing data, and documenting their findings. Upon completion of the program, graduates are amply equipped to pursue a career in academia, industry, or government research. They are also endowed with the expertise to conduct groundbreaking research in their preferred field. A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering is an arduous yet rewarding program that offers students the opportunity to undertake state-of-the-art research in this continually expanding field.


Duration – As per DITU Ph.D. Ordinance

The maximum period will count from the date of enrollment to the date of submission of the Ph.D. theses.

In exceptional circumstances, to the satisfaction of the Vice-Chancellor, a candidate may be granted (a) an extension of maximum of one year over and above the maximum duration as specified above or (b) a relaxation of one year in the minimum duration as specified above provided (s)he is a full time candidate with M.Tech or equivalent as entry qualification.

In case a Ph.D. scholar is not able to successfully complete the Ph.D. within the maximum duration as specified above (including 6.2(a) above) his/her registration will expire and his/her Ph.D. program will stand automatically terminated.

Program Curriculum (As Per FFCBCS Scheme)