Ph.D. is the gateway of a career in academic profile or research industries. It is given in science, arts, commerce, language, technical, vocational and all other educational tracks. To pursue this you need a post graduation with minimum 55% marks from any recognized university. After the fulfillment of required qualification the first step you have to take is a score in any of the entrance examination conducted by the universities of a national body. Indian Institute of Technology’s conducts Ph.D. entrance examination for admission in the IITs. To apply in this you either be a student from science background or any technical. UGC NET is another top level Ph.D. entrance examination held for the admission in almost all departments of Indian education.
If you get your enrollment by this you are eligible to apply for your scholarship to Indian Govt. The last limit of this scholarship is four year so if you are not able to complete your Ph.D. within this limit this scholarship is going to be cancelled. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre enrolls their Ph.D. entrance examination for the recruitment of scholars. Generally M.Sc and M.Tech holders are eligible for this examination as they are only recruiting science and engineering graduates. Central universities like BITs Pilani, Aligarh Muslim University, Delhi University enrolls their own entrance examination for PhD admission 2013.
JNU Ph.D. entrance examination is another most popular one for admission in the institutes located in Delhi or nearby region. But if you are unable to score or get any of these entrance exams no need to worry more because another option is available for you and that is master of philosophy. If you are not having a percentage level of 55% for Ph.D. admission you can go for this because this is one year research program in which 50% marks is necessary. After the completion of this program you can apply almost in all the job designations any Ph.D. holder can apply. So it might be a good option. The career opportunities of Ph.D. include a huge number of options. Along with the academic profile any scholar can apply for industrial jobs in research and development department.