PhD in Information Technology


Our PhD in Information Technology is a research-based degree that equips you to reach the higher echelons of authority in the challenging IT industry. The research scholar can explore a number of leadership positions in major IT organizations, research cells, educational institutions, consulting companies and more.

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Duration & Eligibility
3 Years

Master’s degree in computer Science or relevant stream from a recognized university

Salient Features
  • Discuss major categories, techniques, and processes of doing research in computer science.
  • Design the use of major experimental methods of computer science research.
  • Implement a small research project in a specific area of computer science.
  • Present and report on research in acceptable manner for the computer science research community.


  • Block Subjects Credits
    I Research Methodology 4
    II General Regime of International property rights 4
    III Algorithm analysis and automation 4
    Capstone Project I 2
    IV Software engineering practices 4
    V Soft computing 4
    VI Computational intelligence 4
    Capstone Project II 2
    VII Multi agent systems 4
    VIII Optimization techniques 4
    IX Machine learning 4
    X Thesis work – Proposal research (Guide approval, synopsis submissions, synopsis approvals) 18
    XI Thesis work Submission Viva-voce examination Research publication Participation in E-conference 32
    Total 90

Learning Methodology

The core learning methodology includes BBRRIICCSS models, Forum Discussions, Case Studies, Contextual Project Work, Article Review and Research Project. BRICS model is a uniquely designed methodology


Why Choose Us?

  • Study online using our Learning Management System
  • Tailored, international standard curriculum
  • Experienced faculty from around the world
  • Academic partnership with University of Central Nicaragua
  • Student-focussed learning methodologies
  • Outcome based academic delivery
Why Choose Texila


  • How Do I Apply?

    You can apply online by clicking here. Fill the application form with all the relevant information and our Enrollment Advisor will call you for more details.

  • When will a decision be made on my application?
  • Do I need to travel to University for Examinations?

    No. We conduct the proctored Examinations including viva-voice.

  • How do I get guidance for the Doctoral/PhD programs?

    Students should identify their own Guide and get approved by the University. The University will also support the students by providing a Co-Guide.

  • Does TAU provide financial aid?

    Yes. TAU renders all the possible support to facilitate and process financial loan. Students are eligible to apply for private educational loans from various private loan lenders. It is highly recommended to apply with a co-signer.