The Directorate of Research was founded in 2003 The Directorate of Research conducts the following activities:
1. M.Phil, Ph.D combined Entrance Test – (MPCET)
2. Ph.D Coursework
3. Registration and Award of Ph.D. Degree.
The Directorate of Research offers the Degree of Doctorate in the Faculties of Arts in the subjects of Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Urdu and Philosophy; Social Science in the Subjects of Economics, Geography, History, Public Administration, Political Science and Sociology; Science in the Subjects of Botany, Biotecnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environment Science, Geology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Zoology; Commerce, Education, Law.
Since its inception, the Directorate of Research has offered 709 Ph.D Degrees till 10.12.2015
The Directorate of Research is being monitored by the Director Research. At present the office staff of the Directorate of Research includes the following.
1. Director Research
2. Assistant Registrar (Research)
Besides, the MPCET and the Ph.D coursework Committee does the task of holding the Entrance Test and organing the Ph.D. Coursework. In the award of Ph.D Degree, the Directorate of Research follows the process as laid down in Research Ordinance 124.