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Doctoral Programme

in Computer Applications


Course Overview

A Ph.D. in Computer Applications is a doctoral-level program aimed at producing trained professionals who can contribute to the development of computer applications in various fields. This program is designed to give students a deep understanding of the concepts, theories, and techniques of computer applications and to equip them with the skills necessary to conduct original research in this field.

The curriculum of a Ph.D. in Computer Applications program typically covers a wide range of topics, including computer systems and architecture, software engineering, database systems, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data analytics. Students in this program may also have the opportunity to specialize in a particular area of interest, such as computer graphics, computer vision, or natural language processing.

During the course of their studies, Ph.D. students in Computer Applications are expected to conduct original research that contributes to the advancement of knowledge in the field. This research typically involves developing new algorithms, techniques, or applications that can improve the performance, usability, or functionality of computer systems.

Graduates of a Ph.D. in Computer Applications program are well-equipped to pursue careers in academia, research institutions, or industry. They may work as researchers, professors, or software engineers, and they may be involved in developing new technologies, designing computer systems, or analyzing large datasets. In summary, a Ph.D. in Computer Applications is a rigorous and challenging program that prepares students for careers in a rapidly evolving field. It provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to conduct original research and to make significant contributions to the development of computer applications in various areas.

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Designed to Produce Next-Gen IT Experts

At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    New-Gen IEDC

    to incubate start-up ideas of students

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    Industry-Oriented Learning

    with emphasis on C++, Java, Python, Web Application, etc.

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    Hands-on Training

    with compulsory lab assignments

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    Project-Based Education

    with live projects

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    IT Recruitment Partners

    for premium placements of the students

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    Top-Notch Placements

    up to Rs. 55.00 LPA

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CAREER PATHS AFTER Ph.D. in Computer Applications

A doctorate degree in Computer Applications is the most revered education across diverse industries and government departments.

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  • National Informatics Centre
  • Indian Railways
  • Indian Post  
  • State Government Jobs
  • Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited
  • Nationalized Government Banks
  • Indian Space Research Organization
  • DRDO & many more

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  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • IBM
  • Deloitte
  • Infosys
  • Cognizant
  • TCS
  • HCL & many more

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  • Research Projects
  • Preparation for Jobs in Academics


In the placements of previous year, over 3000 GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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Why Ph.D. in Computer Applications?

Students with a doctorate degree in computer applications have diverse career options to explore in different fields. Computer programming, web designing, banking, network engineering, software development, etc., are some sectors where they majorly nurture.

Ph.D. degree holders acquire the following positions:
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    Web Programmer

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    Software Engineer

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    Systems Analyst

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    Software Developer

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    Hardware Engineer

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    Database Engineer

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    Cloud Architect

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    Data Scientist

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    Business Analyst

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    Technical Writer

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    Web Designer / Developer




Candidates for admission to the Ph.D program shall have 55% marks in Master's degree for the admission in Applied Science & Humanities (Biotechnology, Applied Physics, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, and English), Law, Management and Education. However, 60% marks in Master's degree remaining Courses (Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering & Application, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Sciences).


  • 1st Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 70,000/- INR