Ph.D. in Chemistry


    Ph.D. in Chemistry at School of Basic and Applied Sciences (SBAS) is mainly designed for students to prepare them as scientists or academicians where they enjoy productive careers in chemical or related industrial laboratories, research foundations, and government or private academic institutions. The students who are interested in pursuing Ph.D. are urged to join K.R. Mangalam University for excellent research positions and the culture of liberal learning.

    The research areas for scholars pursuing a Ph.D. in Chemistry from K.R. Mangalam University are analytic, organic, inorganic, physical, green, material and environmental chemistry. Research is often interdisciplinary, crossing into other sciences. The Ph.D. programme is designed under the guidance of highly qualified, experienced and recognized faculty in their respective fields and completely based on the research carried out by the scholars under the guidance of Supervisor/Co-Supervisor(s).

    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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    Programme 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

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    K.R. Mangalam University is committed to providing Ph.D. in Chemistry students with leading-edge career opportunities in companies such as Magic Meters, News On Dot,  BookMyForex, CPA Global, HCL etc. Students get to apply their deep knowledge and innovative research skills in real-world situations.

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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:

    • Research Associate: Their work involves conducting various experiments, collecting data, and preparing reports.
    • Chemical Engineers: Their work is to apply their knowledge of chemistry to solve real-life problems involving the use of chemicals.
    • Industrial Researcher: They research various sectors, including pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, and technology, focusing on innovation and product development.
    • Chemists: Chemists are those who study substances at the atomic and molecular levels and learn how the substances interact with each other. They use their in-depth knowledge to invent new products.
    • Material Scientists: They investigate the properties, compositions, and structures of different materials to develop new products.

      Hear straight from our Students

      Ishaan Desai

      "KRMU's Ph.D. in Chemistry allowed me to tailor my educational journey. The supportive faculty members and research-based learning have created an environment where intellectual curiosity flourishes. I’m always thankful to my mentors and friends who never stopped encouraging my abilities.

      Manvi Gupta

      K.R. Mangalam University has created a collaborative spirit among students and exposure to cutting-edge technologies. Studying here has broadened my understanding of chemistry's role in addressing real-world challenges.

      Vivek Mehra

      The programmes hands-on approach to research, coupled with the mentorship from distinguished faculty, has allowed me to delve into complex chemical inquiries. KRMU's commitment to nurturing a culture of innovation has ignited my passion for contributing to advancements in the field.

      Simran Bhatnagar

      The programmes emphasis on original research and the guidance from renowned faculty have propelled me to the forefront of chemical exploration. KRMU's commitment to fostering a supportive and inclusive research community has made this journey not only academically enriching but also personally rewarding.

      Programme Outcomes

      Becoming more employable

      One of the reasons why you should opt for a Ph.D. in Chemistry is that it will enhance your employability. After studying Chemistry, 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 Chemistry 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. 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 Chemistry 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 Chemistry 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. Chemists 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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