Full-Time Programme 2-5 Years
Part-Time Programme 3-7 Years
School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi has emerged as a leading institution for research in the fields of Architecture, Physical Planning, Urban Planning, Regional Planning, Environmental Planning, Housing, Transport Planning, Urban Design, Architectural Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Industrial Design and Building Engineering and Management. Currently there are many national and international students registered in various departments of studies pursuing their doctoral programmes. Our own faculty and specialized visiting faculty from the field help us to build an innovative research platform for the School. Many of our faculty members have doctorate degrees from India and abroad, which enables the School to offer a multidisciplinary view for the doctoral programme cutting across departments and disciplines.
To support the Doctoral Programme, SPA New Delhi, brings out a regular journal in which our research scholars contribute. SPA New Delhi is equipped with one of the oldest libraries in Delhi with a rich collection of books and journals in the fields of Architecture and Planning. SPA, New Delhi also has a good IT support to enable the scholars to use the latest software for their research work. Regular lectures by regular and visiting faculty are offered to doctoral programme candidates including lectures by international scholars.
SPA, New Delhi offers two kinds of doctoral programmes: Full-Time and Part-Time. Under the Full- Time programme, a candidate is expected to finish the programme within a period of five years, while in the case of Part-Time the maximum period is seven years from the date of registration. Full-Time students are required to meet the residency requirements, apart from teaching the postgraduate students for 8-10 hours per week. However, both full-time and part-time students are required to attend the Research Methodology course.
Total number of seats available in various departments of studies is 36 and Application Fee for the PhD Course Rs 2000/- only.
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