"in the pursuit of knowledge, everyday something is acquired. in the pursuit of WISDOM, everyday something is dropped. " ~ Lao Tzu
The D.Sc. & D.Litt. are of higher standing than the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) and are awarded for work that makes an original, substantial, and distinguished contribution to knowledge in a field with which the faculty is concerned. Work submitted for the degree normally comprises publications that have appeared in the forms of books or papers in scholarly journals that are then presented in the form of a thesis. The degree will give the applicant authoritative standing in that field and the right to the general recognition of this standing by scholars in the field.
Ph.D. or Doctorate of Philosophy is the topmost qualification for all streams of career. This course mostly referred to as the milestone in education is no less than a dream for students and most individuals serving top reputed positions such as that of – CEO, Directors, Scientists, Professors, Managers in different fields are found to have acquired this degree.
National Institute For Education & Research offers Ph.D. programs in various disciplines in collaboration with various Indian & International Universities of high reputation. Ph.D. Programs at NIER are offered in all the disciplines/research areas on Full time and Part-time basis.
The required minimum qualification for admission to Ph.D. program shall be a Master’s Degree from any recognized Indian or Foreign University, in the relevant field with a minimum of 55% marks or Equivalent Grade.
The Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) degree is a postgraduate research degree offered by NIER through various universities around the world.
If you enroll in an M.Phil. degree as part of your Ph.D. registration, the M.Phil. will be completed in one year. A Master of Philosophy generally takes two years to complete as a stand-alone academic program.
The M.Phil. degree is a pure research degree, focused entirely on your independent research topic. While an academic supervisor provides supervision, there are usually no classes or other obligations to attend.
Candidates can pursue an MPhil course if they have completed their master’s degree in a related field in which they want to pursue an MPhil course.