LIUTEBM University

School of International Programs


Indian PhD Program in collaboration with Bir Tikendrajit University, India

PhD - Doctor of Philosophy Degree from Bir Tikendrajit University, India through LIUTEBM School of International Programs

LIUTEBM University has collaborated with Bir Tikendrajit University, India to facilitate their MSc and PhD Research Degrees to the students from the African region. The students can enrol in the Program and complete the full program from anywhere without any compulsory visit to the Indian institution. The entire program can be completed as off-campus research through the LIUTEBM School of International Programs portal while the program runs from BTU India. 

| Awarding institution and its Accreditation

BIR TIKENDRAJIT UNIVERSITY has been established as a State Private University by the Government of Manipur State in India. This institution is a statutory University of India and its degrees are recognized world over.

- Established by the State Government of Manipur under the State Act.

- Recognized by the University Grants Commission, Ministry of HRD, Government of India

- Member of the Association of Indian Universities, AIU.

| Eligibility

Arts, Commerce, Management, Education, Fine Arts, Music and Dramatics, Law, Science, Engg. & Technology, Social Sciences, Agriculture, Medical Sciences, Paramedical Sciences, etc. must have obtained a Master's Degree (not a Diploma) or four years integrated Bachelor's Degrees with one year of research, in the subject in which the candidate wishes to do research with 55% marks in aggregate or if the candidate secures less than 55% marks at the postgraduate examination but secures a second division at postgraduate as well as at degree level, he/she will be eligible for admission to the degree of Ph.D. However, in exceptional cases, relaxation in minimum eligibility conditions may be given by the Vice-Chancellor in consultation with the subject expert. Provided that no candidate shall ordinarily be permitted to register for Ph.D. degree in a subject different from the one in which he/she has passed his/her qualifying examination. However, to facilitate inter-disciplinary research a candidate may apply in an allied subject and his/ her registration may be considered after approval and in such cases a co-supervisor (one or more) may be appointed if the supervisor so desires with the necessary justification. The co-supervisor also has to be a recognized supervisor of the University.

| Duration

3 Years 

| Program Structure

The students will complete the following to successfully complete the program:

- Clears the online entrance examination for admission to this world-class Indian Doctoral Degree.

- Completes the Coursework modules consisting of Research Methodologies, Research Publication Ethics, a Subject related paper, Review of existing literature through a research article.

- Develops a Research Synopsis / Proposal

- Attends an international conference (online/onsite)

- Publishes one or two Research papers in peer-reviewed quality international journals of repute.

- Develop a quality thesis

- Defends the thesis successfully

LIUTEBM School of International Programs shall coordinate with the collaborating University and function as a point of contact for its students to complete this PhD program without any problem.

| Dual Degree opportunity for the LIUTEBM PhD graduates or students

As a part of LIUTEBM - BTU Collaboration, all the passed-out and existing Research students have an opportunity to apply for a Dual PhD degree from Bir Tikendrajit University India. The students may be required to complete a few additional/missing modules which may be required by the BTU beyond the LIUTEBM PhD program structure. 

| Program Fee for Fresh Applications: US$7950.

Application Fees: US$200.

Program Fees: US$ 6950.

Assessment Fees: US$800.

| Program Fee for Dual Degree Applications: US$ 6500.

The fee can be payable in a maximum of 5 parts.

| How to apply

For the Dual Degree Admission Application, please click here

For Fresh Admission Application, please click here