PhD at NIT Jamshedpur: Apply by June 3
National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, an Institution of National Importance under MHRD, Govt. of India, has invited applications for admission to the Full-Time and Part-Time Ph. D. programme of the Institute for the Autumn Semester of 2019-20.
The Departments offering the Ph.D. Programme are Civil Engineering (CE); Computer Applications (CA); Computer Science and Engineering (CS); Electrical Engineering (EE); Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE); Mechanical Engineering (ME); Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME); Manufacturing Engineering (MFG); Chemistry (CH); Humanities, Social Sciences and Management (HSSM); Mathematics (MA) and Physics (PH). The details of Research Areas in each Department are given in the Information Brochure.
Categories of Ph. D programme: (a) Institute Research Scholars (Full Time): Candidates under this category are entitled for fellowship from the Institute as per MHRD norms. The candidate must have qualified GATE (b) Sponsored Research Scholars (Full Time): Candidates under this category receive financial support from AICTE under QIP scheme or from Government Institutes/ organisations under study leave. Foreign students shall be sponsored by their Government or awarded scholarship by Govt. of India, ICCR or other such organisations/ agencies (c) Self Financed Research Scholars (Full Time): Candidates under this category are those who support themselves or receive fellowship from other agencies such as UGC, CSIR, DST, JEST, etc (d) Self Financed Research Scholars (Part Time): (i) Candidates under this category shall be persons employed in nearby (within 40km radius from N.I.T. Jamshedpur) Industries/Institutes/R&D organisations. They shall be required to furnish no objection certificate from the employer (ii) Candidates employed in Industries/Institutes/R&D organisations outside 40 km radius shall be required to get leave from the employer to meet minimum residential requirement of one year to complete coursework. There should be adequate research facilities and a co-supervisor with Ph. D degree in the relevant area of research should be available at their work place (e) Faculty/Staff/Sponsored Project Fellow of N.I.T. Jamshedpur (Part Time): Regular faculty members, regular staff members and sponsored project fellows of N.I.T. Jamshedpur are eligible for admission to Ph. D program in concerned Departments.
Eligibility: Ph. D in Engineering: Master Degree in relevant branch of Engineering/Technology with minimum 60% marks or equivalent CPI 6.5 or Bachelor’s degree in relevant branch of Engineering/Technology with minimum 75% marks or equivalent CPI 8.0.
Ph. D in Sciences, Computer Applications, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management: Master’s Degree in the relevant subject with a minimum 60% marks or equivalent CPI 6.5 or Bachelor’s degree in relevant branch of Engineering with minimum 75% marks or equivalent CPI 8.0.
Selection: Selection is based on consistently good academic record, written test and interview performance. Reservations for SC/ST/OBC/ PWD/ EWS are applicable as per GOI norms.
Application: Application form can be submitted online at www.nitjsr.ac.in latest by 3.6.2019. Applicants need not send hard copy of Application Form to the institute.
Registration fee is Rs. 1,000/- for OPEN/OBC/ EWS candidates and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. Those who are employed must submit Sponsorship/ No Objection Certificate from the employer at the time of admission. The list of documents to be attached to the application form is given in the Information Brochure that can be downloaded from www.nitjsr.ac.in
For details, visit www.nitjsr.ac.in