Ph.D. in Mathematics


    A Ph.D. in Mathematics at School of Basic and Applied Sciences (SBAS) is available to students who have shown mastery of the subject of Mathematics. It involves a training programme that involves advanced courses, research on a specialized area, and thesis defense on completion of coursework. Students are required to take some classes in other disciplines to obtain a more comprehensive understanding of the topic at hand.

    K.R. Mangalam University awards a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics from K.R. Mangalam University after a student has completed extensive coursework in the field of mathematics, submitted a dissertation that makes an original contribution to knowledge, and successfully defended it before examiners who are experts in their field. A Ph.D. programme will take at least four years to complete, possibly longer depending on how much leave time the student takes or whether or not he or she attends full-time status.The Ph.D. programme caters to the following categories of students

    Full-Time Scholars

    Scholars are required to devote full time on campus for the Ph.D.programme. Some scholars may be offered a teaching/research/project assistantship. The selected scholars will be required to assist in teaching/laboratories and other developmental work under the guidance of a mentor.

    Sponsored Scholars

    Employees of organizations/industries having collaborations with the university can enroll under this category.

    Part-Time Scholars

    Scholars working in organizations situated in close vicinity of the university can enroll under this category.

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    Program Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Introduction To Psychology(Life skill)
    • Perspective in Social Psychology(Entrepreneurship)
    • Introduction to Psychology Practicum/Lab
    • Communication Skills(Life skill)
    • Open Elective-1
    • Statistical Method For Psychological Research-I
    • Biopsychology
    • Biopsychology Practicum/Lab
    • Environmental Studies
    • Open Elective-2
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Abnormal Psychology(Employability)
    • Introduction To Personality(Life skill)
    • Life Span development(Life Skill)
    • Introduction To Personality_Practicum/LAB
    • Psychology of Relationships (Entrepreneurship)
    • Inter Group Relations(Open Elective)
    • Disaster Management
    • Fundamental of Cognitive Psychology
    • Counseling skill(Life Skill &Employability)
    • Statistical Method for Psychological research-II
    • Counseling skill_ Practicum/Lab
    • Research Publication and Presentation (Employability)
    • Psychology and Media(Open Elective)
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • Organizational Psychology(Entrepreneurship)
    • Psychological Research
    • Clinical Psychology (Employability)
    • Health Psychology(Life Skill)
    • Psychological Research Practicum/Lab
    • Advance Social Psychology(Entrepreneurship)
    • Psychotherapeutic intervention(Employability)
    • Forensic Psychology(Employability)
    • Project/dissertation(DES-4)
    • Psychotherapeutic intervention Practicum/Lab
    • Value Added Course
    Semester 7
    Semester 8

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    Career Options

    There are various areas in which you can build a good career after graduating from this course. Some of these paths are well-known, while others aren’t much of a common choice. Here is the list of some of the possible career sectors that you can take up after completing this degree:

    • Consultant:   Consultants are professionals who provide expert advice and problem-solving strategies to students. They support organizations to improve performance, manage changes, and implement new processes effectively.

    • Quant Research Analyst: Quantitative research analysts are those who develop and implement complex mathematical concepts that financial institutions use to make decisions about risk management, investments, pricing strategies, and many more.
    • Mathematical Model Specialist: This role mainly concentrates on developing mathematical representations and applying their models across diverse fields, including finance, and engineering, helping in decision-making and strategic planning.
    • Market Analyst: Market analysts study market requirements and conditions to estimate potential sales of a product or service. They also analyze competitors, consumer preferences, and economic trends to help companies position themselves competitively.
    • Mathematicians and Statisticians: These professionals use mathematical and statistical techniques to solve problems in business, engineering, healthcare, and other fields.

    Hear straight from our Students


    When I completed my undergraduate degree, I was looking for an ideal college for my further studies that would enrich my knowledge of the mathematics field. I was slightly aware of K.R. Mangalam University and I had heard a lot of good things about this university. Hence, without wasting more time, I applied here and trust me it was the best decision I made.

    Manoj Kumar

    The study environment at K.R. Mangalam University is very calm and engaging. I always learn something new here. Mentors are genuinely very supportive here and encouraging at the same time.

    Shivani Singh

    The faculty's expertise and mentorship have shaped my approach to complex mathematical problems. The collaborative nature of research projects and the exposure to diverse mathematical disciplines make KRMU an ideal environment for fostering a deep appreciation for the vast landscape of mathematics.

    Rajan Bhatia

    "KRMU's Ph.D. in Mathematics programmes emphasis on rigorous mathematical foundations, coupled with the mentorship from distinguished faculty, has honed my analytical skills.

    Programme Outcomes

    Becoming more employable

    One of the reasons why you should opt for a Ph.D. in Mathematics is that it will enhance your employability. After studying Mathematics, you will have a wide range of career options to choose from. Having knowledge in multiple avenues will also help you in getting a good starting salary package.

    Gaining confidence in communication

    Another reason why you should consider getting a Mathematics degree is that you will get the confidence to communicate with all sorts of people.

    Global Communication

    By opting for this course, you will be able to communicate different messages with people and enterprises all over the world. This will eliminate any barriers when it comes to global communication.


    The Ph.D. in Mathematics Programme is based on the research carried out by the student under the guidance of the Supervisor/Co-supervisor(s) and the programme duration is dependent upon the completion of the chosen research by the student.

    The research work is characterized either by the discovery of new facts or the proposition of a new theory/theories or by a fresh interpretation of known facts.

    It should bear evidence of the candidate’s capacity for analysis and judgment as well as his/her ability to carry out independent investigation, design or development.

    Ph.D. Admission

    Candidates are required to download the Ph.D. admission form from the university website (click here) and submit it completely filled in all respects with copies of all the documents. Shortlisted candidates will be called for written examination and interview. They will be required to pay a Registration-cum-Processing fee of INR 5000 (Refundable).

    Admission to Ph.D. in Mathematics programme will be based on the overall performance in Post Graduate degree, Entrance Examination, Personal Interview and positions available. Preference will be given to CSIR/UGC NET qualified candidates and those having sponsored projects.


    It will broadly test the research aptitude and ability to comprehend. Candidates with NET, GATE, M Phil. or equivalent qualifications may be exempted from the entrance examination.

    Candidates who clear the written entrance examination will be selected for the personal interview. The interview will be conducted by the Interview Board of the University to comprehensively judge in-depth knowledge in the concerned subject/area and ability to do research.

    Admitted candidates will be required to pay the first installment of the Ph.D.programme fee and security deposit within the specified time to confirm admission.

    Who Should Pursue

    Students who are willing to build a career that revolves around the futuristic principles of Mathematics should opt for this programme. After graduating from this course, you will have plentiful opportunities to create financial freedom in your life and live wherever you want to. This field is also for those people who are lifelong learners and want to develop their critical thinking skills. Mathematicians are the new-age problem solvers and this programme is best suited for such passionate individuals.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    The minimum qualification for admission to a PhD course is a postgraduate degree or equivalent in the concerned subject from a recognized Indian University, or a postgraduate degree approved by the Association of Indian Universities/UGC/AICTE with not less than 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale.

    Yes, it is mandatory to have all required mark sheets to enrol in phd course at KRMU. A candidate’s form will be registered and he /she will be offered an entrance exam date only on submission of all required documents including last semester marksheet in case of final year appearing candidates.

    No, PhD Application forms can only be filled and submitted online through the website

    The Phd Application 2024 are accepted twice a year. For January Session – Between November to January and for July Session – Between June to August

    If you are in a job, then you must produce an NOC from your employer at the time of joining.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

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