Hyderabad: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad has invited online applications from students for PhD and MPhil programmes 2017. The closing date for submission of online application is 08 May 2017(4:00PM IST). Application Fee is 300/- for General/OBC category (Men only) and 150/- for SC/ST/PWD category (Men only) and 150/- for All women applicants.
The PhD programmes are offered by IIT Hyderabad is Bio Medical Engineering, Bio Technology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Liberal Arts, Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Physics. The Liberal Arts department offers PhD in the following specialization: Anthropology, Economics, English, Psychology, and Sociology.
IIT Hyderabad offers MPhil programme only via Liberal Arts department in various specializations like Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Economics, Psychology and Sociology.
The PhD admission will be based on written test and interview. Some departments may skip the written test and select candidates directly via interview only depending on the number of eligible applicants.
For eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the PhD and MPhil admission pages of IIT Hyderabad:
Fellowship: IIT Hyderabad informed that as per current norms, MHRD institutional fellowships are available. Fellowships include monthly stipend of Rs 25,000 for the first two years (at JRF level) and Rs 28, 000 for the next three years (at SRF level). There is a provision of 30% HRA in case IITH can not provide campus accommodation to the student. Industry fellowships sponsored by big corprates also available in some specific departments.
In addition to admission to above PhD/MPhil courses, admission to MTech and Executive MTech in Data Science (EMDS) 2017 is open also. SkillOutlook will publish a separate story on MTech and EMDS admission for 2017 very soon.
IIT Hyderabad is ranked 10 position in the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2017 (NIRF 2017) in the engineering category.