Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy) is a doctoral-level academic degree that is awarded in recognition of original research and contribution to the field of study. The program typically takes 4-5 years to complete and involves extensive research and study under the guidance of a faculty advisor or mentor. The duration of the program can depend on the field of study, the research project, and the student’s progress. Students are required to take advanced courses in their area of specialisation and develop a research proposal in consultation with their faculty advisor. The program is designed to prepare students for careers in academia, research, or industry.