Credit Requirement

Programme Minimum Total Credits Credits Through Courses Credits Through Research Expected Duration Maximum Duration
Ph.D students with B. Tech.
108 24-30 (1st Year) + 12-16 (2nd Year) To be decided by the DRC 72 8 Sem. 7 Years
Ph.D students with M. Tech. 84 12-16 72 5 Sem. 6 Years


Research work is carried out in the following fields (including but not limited to):

  • Artificial Intelligence: Intelligent Systems, Wearable computing
  • Computational Sciences: Computational Geometry, Computational Neuroscience and Modeling & Simulation
  • Computer Security: Cyber Security, Cryptology, Digital Forensics
  • Data Science: Data Mining, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Social Media Analytics
  • Image/Signal Processing and Computer Vision: Medical image/signal processing, Bio-metrics, Image Retrieval
  • Networks: Ad-Hoc Networks, Cloud Computing, Distributed Computing, IoT/CPS, Computer and Network Security, Software Defined Networking
  • Software Engineering: Model Based Software Engineering, Software Testing
  • Protocol Engineering, ITS