ELIGIBILITY - The applicants must have any of the following degrees at the time of application. 

  1. M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Pharma. / M.Phil / MHMCT / MHA / LLM / MD / MS / MDS / M.Sc. (Nursing) or equivalent in relevant discipline with a minimum of 6.75 CGPA in a 10 point scale or 60 percent of marks in aggregate.
  2. B.E./B.Tech./B.Pharm./MCA or equivalent in relevant discipline with CGPA of 7.75 or 70 percent and above marks in aggregate and one publication in a reputed National Journal and one in reputed International Journal and minimum work experience of 2 years. 
  3. Scientist or researcher from National Laboratories / industry and more than 10 years of research experience, two papers  Publications (One in National Journal and one in International Journal) with 6.75 CGPA or 60 percent in aggregate.
  4. MBBS (Medical Science with 6.25 CGPA or 55 percent of marks in aggregate. M. Sc. / M. Phil in Clinical Psychology with 6.75 CGPA or 60 percent of marks in aggregate. 
  5. BDS (Dental Science) with CGPA 6.75 or 60 percent marks in aggregate.
  6. M.Sc. In Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biotechnology and other related disciplines with CGPA 6.75 or 60 percent marks in aggregate.
  7. M.A. in English / Economics/ Library and Information Science / Literature with CGPA 6.25 or 55 percent of marks.
  8. MBA/ PGDM/ (AICTE approved)/ M. Com./ MA in Economics/ PMIR/ M. Tech industrial Engg. / Public administration, with 6.75 CGPA or 60 percent in aggregate.  (Only for Business Administration)

APPLICATION PROCESS - Interested candidates  for full time research scholars can apply to SIKSHA ‘O’ ANUSANDHAN UNIVERSITY through online mode only. For details and instructions, please visit SIKSHA ‘O’ ANUSANDHAN UNIVERSITY web site: www.soauniversity.ac.in

ADMISSION PROCESS - Candidates will have to qualify through a written test and personal interview of the shortlisted candidates.


The following is the list of different disciplines and  broad areas of research with the number of intended intake in respective disciplines.

Electrical Engineering (3) : Distributed renewable power generation,  Power system operation and planning, Energy storage in smart grids,  Power System operation and scheduling , Solar power system,  Soft computing,  Control systems

Electronics Communication Engineering (3) : Video object detection and tracking, Electronics devices, Wireless Energy. Transmission, Signal and Image Processing Biomedical Signal and image processing, Optical Communication Network. Storage Devices (solar cells & super capacity Micro strip Antenna.  Mobile Communication.

Mechanical Engineering (2) : Composite material, Metal erosion , Fracture Mechanics , Fuel and Energy,  Application of nano-fluid in heat transfer, Nanofluid     Multi-Phase fluid flow and  Heat transfer,  Energy.

Civil Engineering (2) : Geoinformatics,  Geotechnical Engineering,  Structural Engineering  Climate Change and Environmental Impact.

Computer Sc. & Engineering (2) : Software Testing,  Natural Language Processing, Cloud Computing , Cloud Computing, Internet of Things, Business Intelligence

Chemistry (2): Synthesis and characterization of thermoresponsive microgels and smart hydrogel films with tunable mechanical and swelling behavior. Physico-chemical studies of solute-solvent interactions in solutions. Solvent extraction and separation of rare earths and transition metals. Computational material science, SAR/QSPR models. Environmental monitoring, remediation and waste utilization. Bioremediation of waste water and eco-toxicological evaluation. Ambient and Stack air quality monitoring and modeling.

Physics (2) : ferroelectrics and multi-ferroics , Theoretical Nuclear Physics,  Nuclear Structure & Reaction, Application of Quantum Mechanics (Photonics, BEC and other interdisciplinaries), Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, (Electron Spectroscopy, Thin film & Magnetism).

Centre of Nano science and Nano Technology (2) : Nanomaterials for energy storage (Physics), Catalysis , Photocatalysis, nanomaterials for application in energy, environmental and fone chemical synthesis (Chemistry)

Centre of Excellence Theoretical & Mathematical Sciences (1) : High Energy Physics Phenomenology, High Energy Physics Theory Cosmology     

Mathematics (2) : Heat and mass transfer of fluidflow problem,  Finite element analysis of fluid problems. Newtonian, Non-Newtonian and Nano fluid flow

Institute of Business and Computer Studies (1) : Digital Marketing

Hospitality and Tourism Management (1) : Hospitality management and tourism management

Medical Science (2) : Diagnosis and characterization of Helicobacter pylori  incriminated to gastric ulcer, Epidemiology characterization of maternal rubella infection and its outcome during the course of pregnancy .Surgical oncology, Psycho-oncology

Dental Sciences (2) : Dental caries, Infantoral health care, Management of Trauma in children,  Head and neck oncology, Genetic regulation in Head and neck region, forensic odontology,  Normal development and its disturbances in the oral cavity

Pharmaceutical sciences (2): Development of Target Specific Novel Drug Delivery Systems For Localised Drug Delivery, Stability assessment of Ayush/Ayurvedic /Herbal formulations, Development of SOP for manufacture and quality control of Ayush/Ayurvedic/Herbal formulations, Pharmacological Studies , Novel drug delivery system ,  Herbal technology,   Drug designing and Synthesis ,  New method development .

Centre of biotechnology (2) : Medicinal chemistry, biotechnology, Microbial Biotechnology, Genomics and metabolomics.


CONTACT PERSON
SIKSHA ‘O’ ANUSANDHAN UNIVERSITY, ITER Campus
PO-Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar - 751030

Mrs. Sagarika Dash
Mobile No.: 9778711100

Phone: 0674 - 2350181 Extn.- 1137
Email: deanresearch@soauniversity.ac.in

IMPORTANT DATES
Last date for Submission of Application                 :               09.01.2017
Dates for Written Tests &  Interview                        :               20.01.2017 & 21.01.2017
Admission Dates                                                    :                6th and 7th February 2017                               

FEES FOR Ph.D. PROGRAMME
Admission / Registration Fee : Rs. 7,000/‐
Preparatory Course Fee : Rs. 25,000/‐
Annual Tuition fee: Rs. 25,000/‐
Thesis Examination Fee: Rs. 15,000/-


Scholarship of Rs. 20000/ per month will be awarded to deserving full time research scholars.