The University shall admit PhD students twice in a year for the Spring and Autumn semesters under the following categories:

Students under this category shall work full time for the PhD courses/research. They may apply for fellowship/assistantship available from different funding agencies.

Students working on different research projects at Tezpur university may be admitted to the programme provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria, subject to the consent of the principal investigator of the project.

Candidates employed in academic institutes/university/ R&D organizations may be considered for admission on part time mode following the normal admission procedure.

Master's Degree in notified subjects with consistently good academic record and minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent CGPA in the Master's Degree.

List of approved courses for Doctoral Programme in Management:
M.B.A., M. Com.,M.A. / M. Sc. in Economics, M.A. in Psychology / Sociology/Social Work/Cultural Studies, M.C.A, M.T.M. / M.T.A./M.T.T.M, FCA / FCS / FICWA.

(refer to the current University Ph.D. Prospectus for details regarding the latest eligibility criteria, procedure of admission, course work etc.)