School of Law

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

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The Ph.D. Program in Law offered by the University is rigorous and multi-disciplinary. This Doctor of Philosophy program is targeted and aims to fulfil the needs of research scholars, members of the teaching fraternity in universities and institutions of higher learning, and professionals from private and public sector.

The main objective of the Ph.D. program is to promote higher learning and advanced research in diverse legal domains. The main objective of the Ph.D. program is to promote higher learning and advanced research in areas relating to Law.

The Ph.D. program (both full-time and part time) has mandatory course work requirements to be completed before final registration for the Ph.D.

Why Pursue a Ph.D. in Law from IMS Unison University?

  • One of its kind Program: The Most Integrated Program, it offers a coherent course of study that integrates the rigorous terrains of doctoral and law studies.
  • Publications and Presentations: Ph.D. scholars are encouraged to work on research papers publish them and present at national and international conferences and to practice in classroom teaching. A regular monitoring is done by the Research Guide assigned to the scholar who reviews and guides the scholar on a monthly basis
  • Research Projects: The Scholars have a supervised research experience and together with the faculty of law work on challenging research projects.
  • Teaching Assignments: The scholars are encouraged to interact with the junior Batches of B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) and B.B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) to get hands on experience on teaching.
  • The students after completing B.Com (Hons.) can look at a career in the field of Accounting, Banking, Economic Analysis, policy formulation, portfolio management in private and public sectors.
  • Online at the University website:
    After filling the "Registration Form”, the candidate has to pay a registration fee of Rs. 1250/- either online through Debit Card / Credit Card /Net Banking or cash at the Cash Counter of the University. On successful payment of registration fee, a receipt will be generated by the system. You will have to save this registration number for all your future reference. You are required to scan and email this receipt along with documents to along with the scanned copies of all the documents required.
    Alternatively, the student can also download the registration form from the website or procure it from the University Admission office, fill it up completely, attach the necessary documents and send it with a Bank Demand Draft of Rs 1250/- drawn in favour of IMS Unison University payable at Dehradun and send it at the postal address of the University.
  • The registration fee is non-refundable under any circumstance whatsoever. Registering to a Program does not guarantee admission.
  • After the successful registration to the Program chosen, our admission team will check the seat availability and your eligibility for the admission. If you meet the admission criteria, you will be contacted to proceed further as per the Admission procedure of the program.
  • You shall remain in constant touch with our Admission office to know about the status of your registration.
  • Admission Process:
    Aptitude Test and Personal Interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be intimated about the University Entrance Exam date. All shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the University Entrance Exam which will be followed by a Personal Interview.
  • JRF qualified students will be exempted from giving University Entrance Exam but they will have to appear for the Personal Interview round. Merit will be formed on the basis of the scores of the Entrance Exam and performance in the personal interview.

Online application process


Fill and confirm the registration form


Pay registration fee using any online method


Get registration No. on successful payment

Download fee document Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) FEE (FULL TIME DOCTORAL PROGRAM)

Fee (2019-20)


1. 40% Seats of the intake in the program are reserved for UK Domicile candidates and will be allotted purely on first come first serve basis. The decision of the University in this respect is not open to question

2. *For the Ph.D. scholars, who are required to continue beyond the fourth year, the fee to be paid shall be equivalent to the fee applicable for the fourth year of the program. The thesis submission fee shall be payable in the year of thesis submission.

Download fee document Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) FEE (PART TIME DOCTORAL PROGRAM)

Fee (2019-20)