Doctoral Programme (Full Time)

Nirma University started the Doctoral Programme in 2003. The University is well known for the quality and diversity of its research, and ample opportunities are provided to the faculty and students to hone their research skills, to actively participate in international and national conferences/workshops, to publish research work in highly acclaimed research journals and to patent the pioneering research.

In its quest to promote excellence in the field of biological sciences, the institute offers full time Doctoral programme in Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Microbiology with an emphasis to unravel the problems related to health, agriculture and environment, and to train highly skilled manpower for research and teaching. The current thrust areas for full time PhD programme are Immunological Memory, Mucosal Immunology, Animal Toxicological Studies, Anticancer Therapeutics, Biodegradation, Bioremediation, Microbial Diversity, Mitochondrial Functional Polymorphism in Sperm, Multi-Drug Reversal Studies, Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR), Catabolic repression of MPS Phenotype, Plant Secondary Metabolites, Probiotics,  Urinogenital infections and Microbicides.