Ph.D. in Architecture
Program Overview

The Ph.D. program in Architecture at DY Patil Pune Ambi University is designed for those who aspire to push the boundaries of architectural design and theory. This program focuses on sustainable design, urban planning, and the integration of new technologies in architectural practice. Scholars are encouraged to develop innovative approaches and solutions that address contemporary challenges in the built environment.

Fee Structure

Academic Fees (Per Annum): ₹1,00,000/-
University Deposit (Refundable): ₹5,000/-

Eligibility Criteria
  • Academic Qualifications: Possess a Master's degree or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks. A 5% relaxation is available for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-abled candidates.
  • Entrance Examination: Must clear a national level examination like UGC-NET/JRF, UGC-CSIR NET/JRF, SLET, GATE, or equivalent as recognized by UGC, or have completed an M.Phil. program.
  • Research Proposal: Submit a detailed research proposal outlining the research objectives and methodology.
  • Interview: Participate in an interview to discuss the research proposal and demonstrate preparedness for the program.
Career Opportunities

A Ph.D. in Architecture from DY Patil Pune Ambi University prepares graduates for a variety of advanced positions in the field:

  • Academia:

    Teaching and conducting research within architectural schools and universities.

  • Architectural and Design Firms:

    Leading design projects or research divisions in prominent architectural firms.

  • Government and Urban Planning:

    Influencing urban development and policy making through roles in government agencies.

  • Cultural Institutions:

    Working with museums, galleries, or educational institutions to curate, design, and manage exhibitions.

  • Independent Consultancy:

    Providing expert advice on complex architectural issues to a global clientele.

About DYPU Research Centre (DRC)

The DYPU Research Centre (DRC) is integral to fostering a research-intensive environment at DY Patil Pune Ambi University. It supports architectural research by providing resources, facilitating interdisciplinary collaborations, and encouraging practical engagements with real-world architectural challenges.

Why Study Ph.D in Pune at DY Patil Pune Ambi University?

Choosing DY Patil Pune Ambi University for a Ph.D. in Architecture offers numerous benefits:

  • Innovative Curriculum:

    The program is designed to integrate the latest advancements in technology and sustainability with traditional architectural principles.

  • Expert Faculty:

    Scholars have the opportunity to work with seasoned academics and professionals who bring a wealth of knowledge and industry experience.

  • Strategic Location:

    Pune, a city known for its educational institutions and cultural heritage, provides a vibrant backdrop for architectural studies.

  • Collaborative Opportunities:

    The university's strong ties with leading architectural firms and organizations enhance the practical and research opportunities available to students.

Pursuing your Ph.D. at DY Patil Pune Ambi University positions you at the forefront of architectural innovation and research, in an environment that supports profound academic growth and professional development.