PhD Software Engineering

Program Structure

The program structure for the PhD is as follows.

S No. Activity Credits
1. Course work

18

2. Thesis

36

 

Total

54

Road Map: The proposed road map of the PhD program is presented in the following. After passing the 18 credit hours course work, preferably in the first two semesters, the candidate will have to pass comprehensive exam. After qualifying the comprehensive exam, candidate will have to defend the synopsis and will be offered Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) of 36 credit hours.

SEMESTER I

Course Code Subject

Credits

EEN-801 Research Methods in PhD Studies

3

Elective-I

3

Elective-II

3

 

Total credit hours

9

SEMESTER II

Course Code Subject

Credits

Elective-III

3

Elective-IV

3

Elective-V

3

 

Total credit hours

9

SEMESTER III

Course Code Subject

Credits

EEN-901 Comprehensive Exam

0

EEN-902 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including defense and acceptance of research proposal

9

 

Total credit hours

9

SEMESTER IV

Course Code Subject

Credits

EEN-902 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including design and implementation of the proposed solution

9

 

Total credit hours for the 4thsemester

9

SEMESTER V

Course Code Subject

Credits

EEN-902 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including analysis of the results and thesis write-up

9

 

Total credit hours for the 5thsemester

9

SEMESTER VI

Course Code Subject

Credits

EEN-902 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) – Submission of the final thesis for evaluation.

9

 

Total credit hours for the 6thsemester

9

Total Credit hours for PhD Program

54