Department of Computer Science & Information Systems

Computer Science & Information Systems

    PhD Qualifying Exam

    FAQ For PhD Qualifiers

    1What is the total number of Subjects for PhD Qualifiers?
    4 Subjects
    2Which subjects we can choose for PhD Qualifiers?
    (Subject 1): Compulsory Subject: Algorithms.
    (Subject 2 & 3): From your own Research Area as specified below.
    (Subject 4): From any area other than your research area.
    3What are different Research Areas and sub areas?
    Our Thrust Areas are Data Science, Networks, Software, Systems and Theory.

    Data Science
    • AI
    • Machine Learning
    • Data Mining
    • Information Retrieval
    • Neural Networks
    • Deep Learning
    • Image Processing & Multimedia

    • Computer Architecture
    • Operating Systems
    • Real-time Systems
    • Software for Embedded Systems
    • Embedded System Design
    • Databases
    • Cloud Computing

    • Computer Networks
    • Network Security
    • Networked Embedded Systems

    • Algorithms
    • Theory of Computation
    • Compiler Construction
    • Software Engineering
    4What is the full marks for exams?
    Two sections per subject: Written - 75 marks, Viva - 25 marks.
    Usually, the viva will be a chance for you to clarify on your answers/understandings that you expressed in your written exams.