Research admissions at Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram-695547, has invited applications for admission to the Ph.D. Programme of the Institute for the July 2021 session.
Admissions Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology envisions basic and applied research for meeting the national R&D requirements of Science and Technology in general and the Indian Space Programme in particular.
Ph.D. Programme is offered in the departments of (i) Aerospace Engineering (ii) Avionics (iii) Chemistry (iv) Earth and Space Sciences (v) Mathematics (vi) Physics
Eligibility: Applicant should be an Indian citizen below 35 years as of 24.06.2021. Age relaxation is applicable as per Government Rules.
Academic Eligibility: Applicants should generally have a Master's Degree in Engineering/Technology/Science.
Those with a Master's Degree in Engineering/Technology as their highest qualifying degree must have secured 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 or equivalent in the Qualifying Master's degree (60%/6.50 CGPA for OBC / EWS, 55%/6.00 CGPA for SC/ST/PD). They must have pursued their Master's degree on the basis of a qualified GATE score. However, there is no GATE cut off score for applicants with M.Tech./M.E as the highest qualifying degree, who are applying for Ph.D. in Engineering Discipline.
Those with a Master's Degree in Science as their highest qualifying degree must have a Master's Degree in the relevant area with a minimum of 65% marks or 7.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 or equivalent in the Qualifying Master's degree (60% marks or 6.50 CGPA on a scale of 10 for OBC / EWS, 55% marks or 6.00 CGPA on a scale of 10 for SC/ST/PD). They must have cleared a National level eligibility test, such as a valid UGC-CSIR-NET-JRF/ Lectureship/ fellowship or NBHM / JEST / GATE and State Government Science and Technology Scheme, in the relevant disciplines.
The selection procedure and the areas of research for each debarment are given in the detailed Notification at https://www.iist.ac.in/spotlight. Applications can be submitted online at https://admission.iist.ac.in/on June 24, 2021.