International Conference on PhD by Prior Publication (2020) is the first ever electronics conference to support the independent researchers for their doctoral dream. This very first e-conference under Advan-kt paves ways for the Engineering and Medical graduates who have already in industry or academia for few years with substantial research output. What people are talk about PhD by Publication ?

International Conference on PhD by Prior Publication

Date: 5th January 2020, Vanue: Online Conference, Time: 10 AM (GMT+8.00)

Interested candidates must have Bachelor and/or Master Degree, and are advised to register* through Advan-kt's google form and pay USD 50 for application processing.

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Last date for the registration is November 30, 2019 and only registered candidates are allowed to participate in this conference. University representatives are advised to contact the program coordinator directly for registration and participation. Registration fee (USD 500) is set for any single university to support our mission in recruiting PhD by Prior Publication candidates. Five universities have registered last year (2018) and therefore this year we expect more to join us for. So far seven universities have registered for.

Participants should be able to join the e-conference via online conferencing software. We will provide it at the end of December 2019. On the spot registration will be offered for eligible candidates without going through lengthy formal registration and collecting formal processing fee starting from USD 100 to USD 500. As if the applicant has five papers-published at ISI-Web of Science, ranking from Q1-Q2, he/she will be immediately offered with a dean's scholarship worth of 25% of total fee. Thesis completion can be done over a month of time as it requires fellow authors signature for complete submission. A sample copy is attached below in this page for*.

*Participants will be given complete guidance on PhD by Prior Publication from start to finish and therefore dont run behind any writing software at any circumstance.

Advan-kt helps to select the appropriate doctoral program based on candidates prior publications but there is an issue to consider. Not all universities accept every single published-papers but which suits their research groups. So the selection process absolutely falls in the hand of universities but Advan-kt will do the best to suit your need with accreditation, fee, and also the successful completion of PhD viva voce examination.

Candidates who have strong confidence that he/she can establish Prima Facie with any university for PhD by Prior Publication then may apply directly to your choice of universities by paying their processing fee approximately from USD 100 to USD 500. A complete list of universities that offer PhD by Prior Publication is available at :

Date: 5th January 2020, Vanue: Online Conference, Time: 10 AM (GMT+8.00)

10.00 AM - 10.30 AM : Welcoming speech by Dr. Paul Velanganny
10.30 AM - 11.00 AM : Opening speech by Prof. Nachimani Charde
11.00 AM - 11.30 AM : Thesis preparation for PhD by Prior Publication by Dr. Kavela Sridhar
11.30 AM - 12.00 PM : Quality publication and ethics by Dr. Winson Lim

12.00 PM - 1.00 PM : Lunch Break

1.00 PM - 2.00 PM : Universities representative speech
2.00 PM - 2.30 PM : Registration on the spot
2.30 PM - 3.00 PM : Q&A Session
3.00 PM - 3.30 PM : Closing speech by Prof. Nachimani Charde



Dr. Paul Velanganny has completed his Doctor of Philosophy (Electrical Solar Engineering) under Advan-kt and working as Assistant Professor for the PhD by Publication processes. He exclusively handles this e-conference from the initial registration to final completion. He is available in email for communication.

Program Chair and Guest Speaker

Prof. Nachimani Charde ,
Conference Chair


Prof. Nachimani Charde is chairing this e-conference as he has published 48 research papers and consequently graduated with PhD by Prior Publication with Dean's Scholarship USD 1000.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lee Woo Yong ,
Guest Speaker


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lee Woo Yong will be delivering the key points in PhD by Prior Publication thesis preparation. The thesis format is given Here .

Dr. Harald R Detto,
Guest Speaker


Dr. Harald R Detto is an alumnus and also internal examiner of Advan-kt. He will be discussing about the PhD Viva Voce Examination.

Registered Participants

Thesis Format