Ph.D. Programme:

The Ph.D. programme consists mainly of an interdisciplinary research work that is expected to make a contribution to the rural India. Major goal of the centre is to provide students with a broad variety of educational experiences: identifying the problem of rural section, developing problem solving skills, challenging them with open-ended problems and design projects, providing opportunity for teamwork, developing their written and verbal communication skills, and making research or independent study experiences available to those students with the desire and capability. Students will be admitted twice in a year, in July and December. Following are some of the broad areas of research for PhD

Major research areas:

•  Technology and Development

•  Public Policy and Governance

•  Rural Housing, Transportation

•  Energy, Environment, Climate Change and Development

•  Environment Assessment

•  Water Resources

•  Agro-Food Processing

 

Shortlisted candidates for PhD interview for the session December 2016 (download)

Call letter for PhD interview for the session December 2016 (download)

Hostel accommodation for candidates (PhD interview,December 2016) (download)