How to study Ph.D abroad?


Now a day, a number of Universities in foreign countries like United States, United Kingdom, Thailand, China, Netherlands, and Australia and so on are accepting Indian graduates for the Ph.D programme in various fields. There are a lot of scholarship exams which helps students to grab a degree from foreign countries. Some of the details regarding the admission to Ph.D programme abroad are mentioned below.

Application procedure to study Ph.D abroad

At the time of admission to the Ph.D programmes in various Universities abroad, the application form will be available directly from the University or at various other centres specified by the University. It can also be received by post for which a request has to be send via email. Online mode of application will also be available. The candidate can choose their own convenient mode of applying.

Eligibility criteria to study Ph.D abroad

The eligibility criteria may differ for each University. In general, for pursuing Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph.D) from any University abroad, the candidate must have completed his/her master’s research degree. For some Universities a first class honors Bachelor degree from a recognized institution is enough. The candidate also has to clear the entrance exam such as GRE or ToEFL or IELTS or similar ones preferred by the University. The candidates work experience and internship will add to his educational qualifications.

List of universities offering Ph.D abroad

  • Asia-Pacific International University, Thailand
  • Assumption University, Thailand
  • Bangkok University, Thailand
  • Burapha University, Thailand
  • Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Naresuan University, Thailand
  • Western University, Thailand
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States
  • Chiang Mai University, Thailand
  • Christian University, Thailand
  • Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Dhurakij Pundit University, Thailand
  • Hatyai University, Thailand
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Northeastern University, Boston, United States
  • University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States
  • University of Minnesota, Minnesota, United States
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
  • University of Rhode Island, Rhode Island, USA
  • Mercer University, McDonough, United States
  • University of South Carolina, Aiken, South Carolina, Southern California
  • Bocconi University, Central Milan
  • Hanze University, Netherlands
  • European University (EU), Switzerland
  • University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • HZ University, Netherlands
  • Khon Kaen University, Thailand
  • Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand
  • Mahachula University, Thailand
  • Mahasarakham University, Thailand
  • Mahidol University, Thailand
  • University of Liverpool, Liverpool, England
  • University of New York, New York, United States
  • Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary
  • University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
  • University of Witwatersran, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Walden University, Mills District, Minneapolis
  • University of Delaware, Newark, United States
  • University of Cattolica, Italy
  • Payap University, Thailand
  • Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
  • Stamford International University, Thailand
  • Thammasat University, Thailand
  • Webster University, Thailand
  • Tomas Bata University, Zlin, Czech Republic
  • Beijing University, Beijing, China
  • Asian University, Thailand
  • The Australian National University, Australia
  • University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, Missouri, United States
  • University of Oxford, Wellington Square, United Kingdom
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, United States

For any queries regarding the universities the aspirants can visit the official websites of respective universities.



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2 Responses to “How to study Ph.D abroad?”

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    ALAGU M:

    sir,could you pleases suggest me the university or institute which offer the online phd in counselling and psychotherapy or psychology

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    poonam chaturvedi:

    criteria to join phd in physiotherapy via national institute of health and detail of scholarship available