Ph.D Program

The ICFAI University Dehradun believes in creating and disseminating knowledge and skills in core and frontier areas through innovative educational programs, research, consulting, publishing and developing a new cadre of citizens with a high level of competence and a deep sense of ethics and commitment to their codes of professional conduct.

Ph.D in Law

The Ph.D. Program is designed for candidates interested in teaching and research. The key objective of the program is to develop researchers and scholars in the discipline of management, Science & Technology, Law and Education. The program fosters their academic and research interest in their respective areas. This helps the students, experienced executives and faculty members to develop quality skills teaching, research and consultancy.

The Ph.D. program is rigorous and interdisciplinary. It is regularly updated, benchmarking the academic delivery against the best standards. The intensity of the program demands energy and zeal in pursuit of greater insight into the chosen topic and a willingness to master all essential components of academic research.

Duration:

  • Ph.D (Full-time): Minimum duration of Three years, including the course work and a maximum of six years.
  • Ph.D (Part-time): Minimum durati on of Four years, including the course work and a maximum of six years.

Eligibility:

Pass in two-year postgraduate degree or equivalent with 55% marks or equivalent CGPA.

Award:

Students who successfully complete the program are awarded Doctor of Philosophy Degree by The ICFAI University, Dehradun subject to fulfillment of University regulati ons.

Program Guidelines

Publication Requirement:


Every student should publish at least two research papers in peer reviewed journal/ transact his/her area of doctoral research in a refereed journal before submission of the Thesis and produce evidence of the same in the form of acceptance lett er or the reprint which is to be appended.

Submission of the Ph.D. Thesis and Evaluation:


After submission of the Ph.D. Thesis in the prescribed format, it will be evaluated by a panel of examiners. If the panel is sati sfi ed with the Thesis, Viva-Voce examinati on will be conducted and the student’s performance is graded accordingly.

What makes us different?

Faculty from NLUs, Central/State Universities

The ICFAI Law School has a team of highly dedicated and competent faculty comprising of a unique blend of experienced academicians and young talents drawn from different prestigious National Law Universities and Central Universities of India

Highly Innovative Teaching Pedagogy, Library Software, Moot Court Training

Innovation is the backbone of ICFAI Law School Classrooms are equipped with smart boards and library has good numbers of National and International Journals, Law Reporters and Books

Scholarships

ICFAI Law School offers lucrative scholarship for the meritorious students and rewards academic achievements and scholastic capabilities of the students

Job Oriented Courses

The curriculum of the law school has been specifically designed to the current requirement of legal profession such as the technique of communication, skills of advocacy, lawyering, arbitrating, and mediating, counseling and legislative drafting

100% Placement Assistance

ICFAI Law School focuses on developing a world class pool of young and talented law professionals ready to excel in the various legal fields. Recruiters are from TIER - 1 Law Firms, top Corporate houses, Legal Process Outsourcing and NGO's

Online Classes

Provides quality legal education with a blend of professional skill imbibed in ethics and research capabilities