Academic Research



    a) Full Time Candidates: A candidate who wishes to work for Ph.D. degree on full time
    b) Part Time Internal: All staff members of the institute having the minimum qualifications and with two years of experience can work on     a part time basis for the Ph.D. degree.
    c) Part Time External: Teachers working in the other colleges in permanent positions and employees of R & D organizations, National     Laboratories and industries with minimum two years of working experience can work on a part time basis for the Ph.D. degree


    a) Ph.D. in Engineering: Master’s degree in Engineering/ technology /Business Administration with first class or a minimum 55% marks     or equivalent like M.Sc. (Engineering / M.S by Research
    b) Ph.D. in Sciences / Humanities / Languages: Master’s degree with minimum 55% marks in sciences / Humanities / Languages


Admission is generally offered on the basis of Test & Interview. The Institute will invite eligible candidates for a written test and interview. The final selection will be primarily based on academic credentials, written test and interview.

Online Ph.D. / PDF Applications can be obtained on payment of Rs.1000/- Hard copy of the Ph.D. Applications is also available on payment of Rs. 1000/- by cash / DD from Head Office, Hindustan Group of Institutions, 40, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount, Chennai- 600016.

The completed application forms along with the following Documents are to be submitted to the above mentioned address.:

    1. Passport size Photo (2 nos.)
    2. UG & PG Degree certificate (Xerox)
    3. UG & PG Mark sheet (Consolidate)

4. One-page write up (500 Words) of the desired area of research. proposed topic of Research to be investigated containing the     following information:

    ⦁ Abstract
    ⦁ Introduction
    ⦁ Review of Literature
    ⦁ Objectives
    ⦁ Research Design
    ⦁ Materials & Methods
    ⦁ Expected outcome
    ⦁ References

1. No Objection Certificate from the employer (If applying Part – Time)

2. Demand Draft / Online payment for Rs.1000 drawn in favour of HITS, Padur.