Research at IIT Gandhinagar: Apply by October 4
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar, has invited applications for admission to the 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 M.A./M.Sc./B.Tech./M.Tech or equivalent degree in appropriate branches with minimum 55% marks or 5.5 CPI. Discipline wise minimum eligibility criteria, is available at https://www.iitgn.ac.in/sites/default/files/Discipline-Wise-Eligibility-PhD-2019-20-Sem-II.pdf
Admissions will be given under Regular (RR) category (Fulltime residential research candidate) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP), for those working in industry or as a faculty in any educational institution. Details are available at https://www.iitgn.ac.in/phd.htm
Financial Support: Those joining the Ph.D. program under regulars (RR) stream will be considered for Institute Fellowship. Those with Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET/GATE Qualification or Graduate Degree in Professional Courses (B.Tech/B.E.) with NET/GATE Qualification or Post Graduate Degree in Professional Courses (M.Tech/M.E. etc) will receive a fellowship of Rs. 31,000/- per month. For those who have qualifications in addition to this and with two years of Research Experience, the fellowship will be Rs. 35,000/- per month.
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.
Application Fees is Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PD Category and Rs. 200/- for others.
Applications can be submitted online at https://www.iitgn.ac.in/phd.htm latest by 4th October 2019. Shortlist for written test and/or interview will be announced on 15th October 2019. Written test and/or interview will be from November 1 to 3, 2019.
The list of provisionally selected candidates will be announced on 15th November 2019 (tentative)
For details, visit https://www.iitgn.ac.in/phd.htm