Amity Research Fellowships (ARF)

For full-time Ph.D Programmes

Fellowship stipend of Rs. 37,000/month

(Rs. 4.44 lakhs/year)

At Amity University we are privileged to have over 2,500 brilliant PhD Scholars who are part of the deep-rooted culture of research and innovation which permeates across Amity campuses in India and around the world.

With a University H-Index of 145, 34 Faculty in the top 2% list of global scientists by Stanford professors, 40 Ramalingaswami/Ramanujan Fellows, and leading faculty with 365 granted patents, 35,000 research papers, conducting 400 Government funded projects, our PhD scholars benefit from the eminence and experience of their guides and mentors.

If you are passionate about impacting the world through path-breaking research then we will be happy to consider you for the highly selective Amity Research Fellowship for a full-time PhD scholar.

Amity Research Fellowships Selection Process

  • Written Test and Interview for the PhD program (NET-JRF are exempt from the written test)
  • Qualifying candidates will be Interviewed again for Amity Research Fellowships

Amity Research Fellowships Eligibility

  • Master’s from an accredited Indian or Foreign University in the relevant field with minimum 55% marks or Equivalent CGPA OR a four years Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited Indian or Foreign University in the relevant field with minimum 75% marks or Equivalent CGPA
  • Maximum age of 28 years when applying

Important Information:

  • Amity Research Fellowship is only for Full Time PhD Scholars
  • Amity Research Fellowship recipients will be required to do Academic Duty of 8 hours a week (excluding their research work) as a Teaching Assistant (TA)

How to Apply for Amity Research Fellowship:

  • Fill in the online application form at
  • If you are eligible and interested for Amity Research Fellowships, you will be asked to express interest at the end of the
    PhD / Doctoral Programs application
  • If you want to apply for Full Time PhD without Amity Research Fellowships or Part Time PhD, visit

Registration open for Ph.D Programmes
in following areas:

  • Aerospace Engg.
  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture & Planning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Automobile Engg.
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biosensors
  • Biotechnology
  • Built Environment
  • Cellular & Molecular Oncology
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engg.
  • Climate change & Ecological Studies
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Defence & Strategic Studies
  • Defense Technology
  • Drama, Film and New Media
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electrical Engg.
  • Electronics & Comm. Engg.
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Environmental Science
  • Fashion
  • Finance
  • Fine Arts
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Food Technology
  • Forensic Science
  • Forestry
  • Genomics
  • Geography
  • Geo-Informatics & Remote Sensing
  • Governance, Public Policy & Law
  • History
  • Horticulture
  • Hospital Administration
  • Hospitality
  • Immunology
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations
  • Law
  • Logistics & Supply chain Management
  • Management
  • Marine Sciences
  • Mass Communication
  • Materials & Devices
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical & Automation Engg.
  • Medical Physics
  • Microbial Technology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Science & Engg.
  • Nanomedicine
  • Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
  • Natural Product Chemistry
  • Natural Resources & Sustainable Development
  • Neurosciences
  • Nuclear Science & Technology
  • Occupation Therapy
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Health Renewable & Alternate Energy
  • Public Policy & Governance
  • Sanskrit
  • Sociology Social Work
  • Solar Energy
  • Space Science & Technology
  • Special Education
  • Statistics
  • Stem Cell Science & Technology
  • Synthetic Biology and Genome Engineering
  • Translational Immunology
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Virology
  • Wildlife Sciences
  • Yoga

One of India's
Leading Research-Driven Universities

Join a Research &
Innovation-Driven Ecosystem


University H-index


Amity Faculty are listed among top 2% scientists globally as per Stanford University survey


Patents have been granted


Govt. funded and international research projects being conducted


Global Universities as Research Partners


Advanced Research Centres


Technologies developed at Amity transferred to corporates


Research papers published in renowned journals


Case Studies developed, bought by Harvard, Stanford, Oxford...

Top Global Rankings

The unwavering commitment towards imparting world-class education is the hallmark of Amity Education Group. In fact, its flagship university has been ranked among the top 3% universities globally by QS & THE, the world's leading university rankings organisations.

It has also set a new standard of academic excellence by becoming Asia’s only not-for-profit university to be awarded US Regional Accreditation and the UK’s Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.