Research and consultancy are a priority area for the university. The campus subscribes to the EBSCO database providing access to thousands of journals in different disciplines for full text research articles and sector specific reports. The university is committed to forging tie ups and collaborations with national and international institutions for teaching, research and exchange of faculty and students to enhance its research profile and standards.
Students and faculty members are encouraged to contribute towards research and participate in national and international conferences and seminars. The faculty members publish quality research papers which go a long way in contributing towards the promotion of research in varied disciplines.
The university offers Ph.D. program in Dental Science, Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Education, Physical Education, Nursing, Law, Mass Communication, Computer Applications, Allied Health Sciences, and Jainology which is likely to be extended to other areas of study as well.
TMU encourage professionals working in corporate and government institutions to undertake research studies. The university ordinance governing the PhD. Program is in consonance with the latest guidelines of the UGC that include;
Screening through TMU research aptitude test (TRAT):
- Screening through TMU research aptitude test (TRAT)
- Course Work
- Submission of synopsis and its presentation before the research committee
- Publication of minimum two research papers in peer reviewed journals from the research work
- Pre-submission presentation
- Oral defence after receiving positive report from external examiners