Research at IIT Gandhinagar: Apply by February 12
IIT Gandhinagar has invited applications from bright and dedicated young scholars interested in research, for admission to the Ph.D. Programme at the institute.
The institute offeres Ph.D. programmes in Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive Science, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, History, Language & Literature, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Social Epidemiology and Sociology.
Eligibility: Applicant should have at least 55% marks or 5.5 CPI marks in M.A./M.Sc./B.Tech./M.Tech. or equivalent degree in appropriate branches. Above mentioned eligibility criteria is minimum at Institute level.
Discipline wise minimum eligibility criteria is given at http://iitgn.ac.in/assets/pdfs/Discipline_Wise_Eligibility_Criteria_PhD.pdf
The disciplines may use higher cut off levels for short listing besides giving due consideration to the way questions are answered in the application form. Those belonging to EWS/SC/ST/PD categories would be eligible for relaxations, as per norms, in the selection criteria.
Admission is generally offered on the basis of an interview, which is supplemented by a written test if necessary. The Institute will invite a limited number of candidates for a written test and interview based on the academic records, statement of purpose, etc. The final selection will be mainly based on academic credentials, written test and/or interview.
Applications: Applications can be submitted online at http://iitgn.ac.in/admissions/phd latest by 12th February, 2020 for phase I. Shortlist will be announced on 19.2.2020. Written Test and /or interview will be from 4th to 6th March 2020. Application Fee is Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PD Category and Rs. 200/- for others. Applicants are not required to send the hard-copy of the application form.
For Phase II admissions, applications can be submitted till 10th April 2020.
For details, visit http://iitgn.ac.in/admissions/phd