Ph.D. (Computer Science)

Doctor of Philosophy in the subject of Computer Science is a minimum 2 years programme offered by the Department.


As per VCD No. Exam/Thesis/Univ./VCD/2414 of 2010. Please refer the relevant University Circular No. 441 of 2005, for O.5473 and O.5476

Candidates appearing for Sem-III/IV of the post-graduate programmes under CBGS or for Part-II of the post-graduate programmes under old course may be allowed to appears for PET. However, their PET results shall be valid only after successfully clearing the post-graduate programmes (with 55% marks for general category students and 50% marks for reserved category students)

Admission Process

The candidates can download the Application Form for the said Entrance Test from the University website and submit in duplicate alongwith the attested photocopy of previous educational qualification and work experience certificates (if any) to the Room No.129, First Floor, Thesis Section, Fort Campus of the University on or before the date mentioned in the Notification.

A Demand Draft in the name of 'Finance & Accounts Officer' of the University of Mumbai or in cash of Rs.1000/- for General Category and Rs.500/- for Reserved Category, is enclosed with the Application form.

Syllabus for the Entrance Test: - The syllabus for PET in a given subject shall be the various topics in the Compulsory/Core subjects/papers for the Post Graduate Degree Level Programme of the University of Mumbai for that subject

Exemption from Entrance Test : - As per the University of Mumbai Circular UG/28/2014 dated 19th August, 2014