The institute launched the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programme in the year 2010. The University offers facilities to do research leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.) in the various Faculties and interdisciplinary areas. Admission is done through CHARUSAT Doctoral Entrance Test (CDET). The complete research programme will be of minimum 3 years duration for fulltime and 4 years for part-time. The maximum period allowed for Research Scholars to complete the programme is 7 years.