School of Law

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) (Law)

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The School of Law offers a Ph.D. programme on a full-time basis. The main objective of the programme is to promote higher learning and advanced research in diverse domains. This programme aims to fulfil the needs of research scholars, members of the teaching fraternity, and professionals from the private and public sectors. The norms for Ph.D. are at par with the norms prescribed by the UGC regulations. Registration for Ph.D. is undertaken after completion of the prescribed course work.

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

  • Excellent Opportunities: Research scholars gets opportunities to obtain fresh knowledge, discuss new things and develop new skills.
  • One-of-its-kind Programme: It offers a coherent course of study that integrates the rigorous terrains of Legal studies.
  • Rigorous Programme: The rigour of the Ph.D. programme provides a medium to unlock a wide range of career opportunities the knowledge acquired through the research degree provides an opportunity put studies into practice and give a boost to their career.
  • Pathway to an Academic Career: The programme provides a great pathway to a scholar to embark upon an academic career.
  • Handpicked Research Guide(s): The research guides at the University are highly experienced and are from the best Law-Schools in the country. They regularly and widely publish their research and case studies in National and International journals of repute.

Career Opportunities

  • The Ph.D. in Law qualified candidates can pursue careers in academics and judicial services.

Apply Online

  • Online at the University website:
    After filling the "Registration Form”, the candidate has to pay a registration fee of Rs. 1000/- 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 1000/- 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:
    Personal Interview and A valid (eligible) UGC-NET/JRF Score .

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) (Law) FEE (FULL TIME DOCTORAL PROGRAM)

Fee (2024-25)

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) (Law)

Program Curriculum

S. No. Course Code Course Name
1 PHDL 101 Legal Research Methodology
2 PHDL 102 Research & Publication Ethics
3 PHDL 103 P Contemporary Legal Issues
Core Course - 1
Core Course - 2
4 PHDL 104 P Seminar
Comprehensive (Written and Oral)

Core Course-1 and Core Course-2 will be domain specific (Law) and will be based on the area of research chosen by the research scholar.

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