•Research methodology and statistics
Advanced Marketing Management
Advanced Human Resource Management
advanced Financial Management
Advanced Total Quality Management
Advanced Production and Operations Management
PhD eligibility for Business Management
degree from a recognized university
of out of 10 (60 percent aggregate).
Please note that students studying in their final year are also eligible to apply.
ULRAT Exam- The university conducts ULRAT Exam for full time and part time PhD programs in Faculty of Science, Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Computer Application, Faculty of Business Administration PhD/Master of Science.
Paper pattern of ULRAT Exam
•The question paper is of 100 marks.
•Objective type in nature with multiple choice questions.
•Sections of paper with marks
a)General Aptitude (20 marks)
b)Quantitative aptitude (30 marks)
c)Subject aptitude (50 marks)
Relaxation in general eligibility
SC/ST/ Category-I/Physically challenged or any other reserved category candidates with a relaxation of 5 percent or equivalent grade.
Application form for PhD admission to VTU are available through recognized research center or any VTU affiliated college/R &D laboratory/VTU research center. Applications forms can also be downloaded from the university website .
How to Apply:-
demand draft must be drawn in favor of Finance Officer VTU Belgaum (Amount of demand draft will be mentioned in VTU Admission notification).
documents along with application forms must be sent to the following address.
used for application “Application for ./.(Engg.) by Research”.
Required documents needed to be sent to complete VTU Phd Admission
Duly filled in application shall be enclosed with 7 envelopes of 5x11” size, with complete
address of 1) candidate (3no’s) 2) supervisor 3) co-supervisor (if applicable) 4) principal/head of the organization where candidate is willing to register for ./. (engg.) 5) parent college (if applicable)
Tentative dates for Admission
•Last date for receipt of application form- Second week of June.
•Date for University Level Research Apptitude Test- First week of June.