List of PhD in Computer Science Entrance Exams


It is required by all students who wish to join the doctoral program in computer Science to appear for an entrance examination. Only those who clear this exam with top scores will be allowed to join the PhD course. They also need to appear for a personal interview with the board of the institution they have chosen to join

A person who wishes to join the Doctoral program must have a M.E or M.Tech degree in Computer Science. They must have scored more than 75 percent in their qualifying examination in addition to a valid GATE score.

List of entrance exams in PhD in Computer Science

  • Bharathidasan University PhD Entrance Exam
  • Centre of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (CBCS), University of Allahabad PhD Entrance Exam
  • Chennai Mathematical Institute Admission Test
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
  • Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology (GJUS&T) Entrance Exam
  • IIST Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology Thiruvananthapuram PhD Admission Test
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing Jabalpur IIITDM PhD Admission Test
  • Indian Institute of Science (IIS) Entrance Test
  • Indraprashtha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Delhi - PhD Admission Test
  • Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT) Noida PhD Admission Test
  • Kerala University PhD in Computer Science Entrance Exam
  • Osmania University PhD Entrance Exam
  • Syllabus for PhD Admission Test
  • Symbiosis PhD Entrance Examination
  • Tata Institute of Fundamental Research -School of Technology and Computer Science PhD Entrance Exam
  • University of Delhi -Department of Computer Science - PhD Entrance Exam
  • Vellore Institute of Technology University PhD in Computer Science Engineering Entrance Exam

List of Institutions That Participate In This Exam

  • Aditi Mahavidyalaya
  • Anna University
  • Anna University Chennai
  • Anna University Chennai
  • Banasthali Vidyapith University for Women, Jaipur
  • Bangalore University
  • Bangalore University
  • Bharathiar University
  • Bharathidasan University
  • Delhi Technological University
  • GITAM University
  • Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University
  • Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science
  • Indian Institute Of Science, Bangalore
  • Indian Institute of Technology Indore
  • Manonmaniam Sundaranar University
  • Pondicherry University
  • Punjab Technical University
  • The Indira Gandhi National Open University - New Delhi
  • University of Mumbai (Bombay)
  • Visvesvaraya Technological University

Exam Pattern of the PhD in Computer Science Exam

The PhD in computer Science paper will have 2 parts. The total mark this paper carries is 100 marks. The paper distribution is explained below.

Part - I: Mathematical Techniques

  • Complex variables
  • Differential equations
  • Linear Algebra
  • Numerical Methods
  • Probability and Statistics

Part - II: Computer Science and Engineering

  • Computer Networks
  • Data Structures
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Engineering

How to Procure Application for the PhD in Computer Science Course?

Admission forms for the PhD course can be got from the exam counter of the institution concerned. In addition to this, one can get it from the institutions official website as well. Some institutions also send the form to students by post.



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32 Responses to “List of PhD in Computer Science Entrance Exams”

  1. 32

    now, I have completed my (IT)in Madras university(distance education). I need information about P.hd,how to apply, university name.

  2. 31

    i am now mca final year got 70% and iwant to join phd then my question is in andhra how many universities r there for phd and how i can prepare
    and they provide styfund for me r nt

  3. 30
    Nuzhat saba:

    Can i do PHD in computer science just after MCA?Is it necessary to do MTech before doing PHD?

  4. 29

    Respected sir/madam,

    I have completed my M-Tech E&Tc (70%) in 2007. Kindly let me know various sub fields in E&Tc for which I should take up my research work. I have teching experience of 11 years and taught various subjects. I am most proficient though in computer networks.

  5. 28
    srinivas kumar:

    Respected sir/mam,
    I had completed M.Sc-IT and wanted to join PHD. So plz help me by providing the admission procedure for PHD.

  6. 27

    plz guide me for phd course regarding universities and admisions in computer science and my qualification is regular,Mtech(cse)2011.

  7. 26
    arun sen:

    please send me the dates for entrance exam and a detailed syllabus for computer science.

  8. 25
    swati saxena:

    plz send me some imp info which is usefull for me.i pass mu MCA in2010.

  9. 24

    I am doing M.Sc(computer science). This is my last sem. Would you please tell me that i am eligible for Ph.d or not?

  10. 23
    Ankita garg:

    hello sir….
    i have done MCA regular(miet) from meerut. i want to give the entrance exam of phd. plz help me……..
    which type of question held on the paper.
    how prepration of phd.
    i shall be highly obelige to u…….

    plz give me advice

  11. 22
    masthan reddy:

    i have done regular MCA with 79%, i wana do pgd in computer science from recognized university

  12. 21

    i have done regular MCA with 65%. I wanna do phd in computer science from recognized unoversity.plz tell me about the preparation,exams and names of universities.

  13. 20

    Respected Sir/Ma’m,
    Im VidyaSagar,
    Qualified MCA from JNTU,with an Aggregate of 74%.
    Please Let Me Know the Universities in Which I can Pursue PHD.,

    And Let Me know the Entrance Tests through which I can get a Seat in PHD.

    [email protected]

  14. 19
    gopi raju:

    do the MCA candidates are eligible to get phd done in CS.

  15. 18

    Hi sir/madam,

    when the application forms for part time phd entrance examination 2012 in bharthiar university will be issued . In bangalore where i want to contact for further details. And i want to know about syllabus for entrance exam in detail.

  16. 17

    Is it necessary to qualifying gate exam for ding PHD, as i have aalready qualification.

  17. 16

    hai sir, i’m srinvas. i’m studying 5years integrated course of MS Mathematics & Computing in undeveloped university. i want to know about which entrance exam should i write after completion of these 5 years.

  18. 15

    hello sir/mam
    iam final yr student of MCA ,intrested in doing Phd in cs.plz guide me about the procedure and recognize universities only in NCR and Delhi.

  19. 14

    dear sir ,
    i have been experience of 3 year & M.Tech form 2009 and also belong from ph catagory.
    plz suggest the best option for addmission in phd( & engg)

  20. 13
    Rakesh Kumar Jha:

    i want to know that i have done mca from ignou. whether i am eligible for phd in computer science and what is criteria of various universities and their requirement. time of filling the application form.

  21. 12

    i have done regular MCA with 71%. I want to doing phd in computer science from recognized unoversity.plz tell me about the preparation and names of universities.

  22. 11

    hello sir,
    I have done Regular with 70.1% with 6month teching experience.I want to doing phd in computer science from recognized unoversity.
    Plz guide me full procedure to getting addmission….

  23. 10

    Hello Sir/Mam,

    I have done,M.phil(comp.Sience) and also working in a collge.I have like to do Ph.d in( cbe),so give guidance for me.

  24. 9

    hello sir,
    i have done regular MCA with 73%. I want to doing phd in computer science from recognized unoversity. Plz guide me full procedure to getting addmission….

  25. 8
    krishma Bhuchar:

    hello sir,
    I have done Regular with 81% with 2 year teching experience.I want to doing phd in computer science from recognized unoversity.
    Plz guide me full procedure to getting addmission….

  26. 7
    shyam pandey:

    Dear Sir,
    I have done MTech(IT) with 67.5% and 4yrs exp in teaching
    i m intrested in phd CSE/IT admission in session 2012 plz give me complete detail regrading phd admission

  27. 6
    naini jindal:

    hello sir ,
    i hav completed my M.C.A wid 68%
    m i eligible for Phd….
    i m intrested indoing phd from recognized university

  28. 5

    sir,i completed the mca with 68%,i hav the interst to do phd in comp science

  29. 4

    i am mca holder my percentage is 70% only i elegible phd or no please answer me

  30. 3
    Ashish kumar:

    i m mca final year student,, i want to join phd programs with c.s. Is it possible,, because mca is also a post graduation degree….

  31. 2

    How to apply for Ph.D in Education? As i have just completed my B.Ed degree. And where from can i get all the details of the test?

  32. 1
    harishchandra singh:

    hai! i am complete the mca course from the ignou and i want to do phd. it is full fill the requirement of eligibility or not. plz given me right answer.