Jagran Lakecity University is a research oriented University that offers Ph.D and M.Phil programme that regards the creation of knowledge as one of its fundamental missions. At JLU we are committed to excellence in research and moreover in ensuring that our research contributes to the well-being of the society. JLU Faculty and students are actively engaged in research activities in various fields including Law, Media & Communication, Management, Commerce & Economics, Humanities & Arts, Hospitality & Tourism, and Engineering & Technology. Our research cell along with our global partners has created a collaborative environment which combined with the outstanding resources places JLU at the forefront of knowledge creation and application of research outcomes to address real world’s challenges.
The University pre determines the number of doctoral students that can be admitted to the programme based on the number of available research Supervisors. The University aims to maintain high research standards, and with this goal in mind, and as per the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D Degrees) Regulations, 2016, JLU follows specific criteria for selection of Ph.D. students.
Jagran Lakecity University, Ph.D and M.Phil program is to provide scholars with the analytical skills and substantive knowledge needed to both generate and evaluate research in their field of interest, preparing them for careers at the highest levels of scholarship and teaching. Ph.D is granted only to the students who have demonstrated the ability to synthesize large quantities of information and rigorously evaluate the merits of competing theoretical and empirical arguments under the specified rules of UGC. Doctoral-level classes during coursework are designed to familiarize students with the scholarly literature and research methodology. All students learn the methodological skills needed to carry out original research in their respective fields. Half yearly progress report submission is mandatory and added feature of the Ph.D Program. Facilitator is allotted to the scholar to provide assistance in designing the topics before the RDC and latter the supervisors who are experts in their field are allocated by the universities to the candidates.