At DPHU the PhD students and PhD holders participating in the program shall be hosted in different schools. PhD holders in the relevant disciplines shall be the main supervisors and other PhD holders within and outside the country may serve as co-supervisors.
Minimum graduation requirements
To qualify for graduation, a PhD student shall spend a minimum of three (3) years on the PhD programme and shall also publish at least 2 peer reviewed (refereed) publications in either a journal or published book out of the PhD research. The other requirements are stipulated in the Graduate Student Handbook.
The main supervisor shall be a PhD holder in the same discipline and with at least two years of research experience after the PhD and should have published at least three papers in either referenced journals or as book chapters in a book with an ISSN number published by a recognized publisher. The detailed guidelines on supervision as indicated in the Graduate