Bhubaneswar: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bhubaneswar has invited application for admission to PhD Programme from eligible candidates for the year 2018-19 in the following categories: Institute Scholar , Sponsored Scholar, Project Scholar (Projects running at IIT Bhubaneswar). The submission of online applications has already opened from 08th March 2018 while last date for submission of online application is 10th April 2018 (12:00 midnight).
(A) Eligibility Criteria for Institute Scholar: Candidates who possess the qualifications as mentioned below are eligible for admission into the Ph. D. Programme for full-time with Institute Research Assistantship or UGC/CSIR-NET Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or any other doctoral fellowship offered by Govt. of India (GoI), as the case is applicable. A relaxation of up to 5% marks in all academic examination levels is permitted for SC/ST/PwD candidates.
(B) Eligibility Criteria for Sponsored Scholar: The sponsored candidates are not eligible for Institute Research Assistantship; but they must meet the same requisite standards of marks/grades in their qualifying degree and other examinations as mentioned above. They must also be in continuous service for at least three (3) years in any one of the following organizations, where appropriate R & D facilities exist:
- Departments and Ministries of the Government of India or any other government organization.
- Established industrial research and developmental organizations.
- Recognized autonomous bodies and public undertakings.
- Recognized universities/colleges.
(C) Eligibility Criteria for Project Scholar:
The scholars working in sponsored research projects at IIT Bhubaneswar can apply for the Ph.D Programme if they meet the applicable eligibility criteria for admission and have at least two years of fellowship tenure remaining, counting from the academic session or semester in which they are seeking admission. If such a candidate intends to be considered for Institute Research Assistantship after the tenure of the project is over, he/she must present a valid GATE score at that point of time or provide the evidence of a valid GATE score used in the year of admission into M.Tech. or equivalent programme.
The following centres of IIT Bhubaneswar invite applications for the PhD programmes. Here these are given.
School of Basic Sciences: Biosciences, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics.
School of Earth, Ocean & Climate Sciences: Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences .
School of Electrical Sciences: Computer Science, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering
School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management: Economics, English, Psychology
School of Infrastructure (Civil Engineering)
School of Mechanical Sciences
School of Minerals, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Application Fee (Non-refundable):
For General and OBC Candidates: Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only)
For SC/ST/PwD Candidates: Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred Fifty Only)
For detailed programme wise eligibility criteria and other details, candidates should visit the official website of IIT Bhubaneswar. The link for the admission notification is given below: