Shoolini University offers PhD Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), a 3-year interdisciplinary programme, framed as per the regulations of the National Education Policy (NEP-2020). This doctorate programme provides in-depth knowledge and insight into different aspects of computer science.
Students who enroll for PhD CSE learn different aspects of Advanced Algorithm, Information Security, Machine Learning, Database Systems and other related concepts. They also get an opportunity to publish research papers in leading journals of their field.
Scholars get the opportunity to grasp, evaluate and refine their ideas, formulate a problem and perform evaluation of their work. This programme offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge research in this field and establish a firm foothold in the evolving world of Computer Science.
- State-of-the-art computer labs
- Collaboration with Ikigai Lab, IIT Kanpur
- University ranked 16th in India (Research) and 37th in India (Overall) as per SCIMAGO
- NIRF RANK for School of Engineering: 112
- Students and faculty encouraged to file patents
- Guest lectures by global experts
- Highly qualified and experienced faculty
- Software Engineer/Programmer/Developer
- Network Administrator
- Database Administrator
- Network Programmer
- Software Tester
- System Analyst
- Business Analyst
- System Engineer/Hardware Engineer
- Support Specialist
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the accreditation of PhD Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)?
Shoolini University PhD Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is NAAC B+ accredited and has UGC certification.
What is the career scope for students from PhD Computer Science and Engineering?
Students passing out after successfully completing PhD Computer Science and Engineering can seek career positions in Engineering Firms, Defense Organisations, Media and Computer Graphic Industry, Telecommunication Sector, Cyber Security Management Units and Software Development Firms.
How does the Placement Cell at Shoolini University help students?
The dedicated and proactive Placement Cell at Shoolini University ensures placement of students in leading companies/industrial units. The university has been able to ensure 100% placement from 2018-20 for its students. Some companies that have hired students from this program include Tata Hitachi, Citrix, LG, Genpact, Polaris and IBM.
Are exchange opportunities available to students of PhD Computer Science and Engineering?
Shoolini University has signed MoUs with global universities of USA, Canada, Italy, United Kingdom, China, South Africa and Saudi Arabia. Research and student exchange opportunities are also available.
What kind of infrastructure is available for students at Shoolini University?
Shoolini University has a clean and green campus which competes with the best in the world. 24x7 learning opportunities are available at the one-of-its-kind Yogananda Library, which has EBSCO access. Students are encouraged to learn foreign languages and assisted learning is available for German, Spanish and Mandarin. As many as 50 eStudios have been created on the campus which are equipped with technological advancements like high-speed internet, ethernet, whiteboards and light boards.
Why is PhD study important?
Enrolling in a PhD program helps you begin or continue research in the field you're passionate about. You can delve deeper, make new discoveries, improve conceptual tactics and apply those concepts through the research conducted. You can decide what to work on, how to work, and chart your journey with support and guidance from a supervisory team.
Why should I pursue a PhD from Shoolini University?
Shoolini University is India’s No.1 Research University (QS World University Rankings, Asia-2023) with 150+ programs and top placements & internships in India. Over the past decade, Shoolini has built a worldwide network of partner universities to foster exchange opportunities, collaborative academic programs, faculty engagement and research, and other activities. Shoolini offers study abroad opportunities with scholarships to top universities in the USA, Australia, UK, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, and Italy, among others. Shoolini has filed 1200+ patents; its h-index is >100 with Field Weighted Citation Impact (FWCI) of 2.22. It has 104+ state-of-the-art laboratories, 9 Centres of Excellence, and 2 Shoolini Researchers are among the Top 1% Scientists of the world.
Can I do a PhD without a Master's degree?
Students with a minimum CGPA score of 7.5/10 in the four-year-undergraduate program (FYUP) will now be eligible for PhD admissions, without having to complete a master’s program, according to the new regulations on the award of PhD degree finalised by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
Do rankings matter for a PhD?
The institution's accreditation by appropriate agencies means the program meets high standards of academic excellence. However, other factors, such as the field of research, number of publications, collaborations, etc., are also considered.
Will a PhD enhance my career prospects?
Doctoral programs require intensive training in research methods. This includes interviews, surveys, questionnaires, clinical trials, and laboratory experiments. These skills are put into practice when the candidate conducts fieldwork for the dissertation. Skills gained in qualitative and quantitative research methodology and statistical analysis are transferable to non-academic research environments, particularly for industrial research. In addition, employers outside of academia seek individuals with sound research skills to carry out projects at think tanks and research institutes in both the private and government sectors.
- Eligibility: Four year graduation degree by research or two year masters degree in Computer Science/ Engineering / related discipline with minimum of 55% marks
- Admission Criteria: Shoolini University's multiple choice entrance test (SU-SAT), and assessment of research aptitude through concept note & faculty interaction
- Duration: 3 years
- Semester Fee
Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹75000
Non-Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹80000
* One-time refundable security fee of Rs. 10,000