Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College of Architecture has been approved as a Research Centre for Doctoral Studies by Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur and Council of Architecture, New Delhi. It offers Ph. D. programmes in a wide range of areas of Architecture, Planning, Urban Design, etc. The college also encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision. The medium of instruction in the college is English.
A number of activities have already have already been launched by the cell. It has four qualified supervisors for doctoral research, registered with the university.