The rationale of CUDC-2023 is to provide an opportunity for doctoral students studying Management, Commerce, and Economics, Engineering, Applied Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Health Sciences, Nursing, Education, Architecture, Art & Design, and Media Studies to explore and express their research interests in a workshop environment with a panel of established researchers.


Any research scholar who is enrolled or planning to enroll in a PhD programme of recognized universities in India or abroad.

Researchers are encouraged to participate as active listeners. Such participants shall be given a certificate of participation and passes for attending all technical sessions.


  • Diverse Tracks under each domain.
  • A forum where faculty and students can present their ongoing research, meet other researchers and obtain feedback on future research directions.
  • Pre-conference events (Meet the Editor, Workshops by Prominent Resource Persons).
  • Best paper awards under each track.
  • Presentation/participation certificates to all participants.


CUDC 2023 shall provide PhD students with an opportunity to present their work to a group of mentors and peers from a diverse set of academic and Industry professionals, to receive constructive feedback on their doctoral research plan and progress. This opportunity will serve to broaden their network and exchange knowledge in addition to providing a platform to publish selected work in reputed journals. All the extended abstracts of the research papers presented in CUDC consortium shall be published in form of proceeding.


Chitkara University, established in 2010 by the Punjab State Legislature under “The Chitkara University Act”. In the year 2002, Chitkara Educational Trust established its Punjab campus 30 kilometers from Chandigarh, on the Chandigarh–Patiala National Highway. In Chitkara University, the best university in Punjab, is a government-recognized university with the right to confer degrees as per the Sections 2(f) and 22(1) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University offers multi-disciplinary programs, all of which are designed to be industry-relevant with over 1500+companies visiting for campus recruitments. As a result of this student-centric approach, Chitkara University is rated Prestigious Positions by Times Higher Education, QS Excellence Rankings, NIRF, EW India Higher Education, and many more as one of the best private universities in the region.