Tiruchirappalli: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli has invited applications from eleigible candidates for admission to PhD programmes for the July 2018 session. There are three types of PhD programmes available for admission in full time PhD: PhD (Full Time-Stipendiary Category); PhD (Full time) – Project category; and PhD (Full time) – Non-Stipendiary Category.
There are 17 departments where PhD programmes are available for the current session for stipendiary category regular PhD.
Key Dates & Application Fees: The closing date for submission of online application is 05th May 2018. The PhD written test will be held on 28th May 2018 & Interview (for Shortlisted Candidates only) will be on 29th May 2018. The application fee is Rs. 500/- for OC/OBC-NCL and Rs. 200/- for SC/ST/PwD candidates.
List of Departments where PhD admission available:
2 Chemical Engineering
4 Civil Engineering
5 Computer Applications
6 Computer Science & Engineering
7 Electrical & Electronics Engineering
8 Electronics & Communication Engineering
9 Energy & Environment Engineering
10 Humanities & Social Sciences
11 Instrumentation & Control Engineering
12 Management Studies
14 Mechanical Engineering
15 Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
17 Production Engineering
Fellowship Benefits: Half Time Research Assistantship (HTRA) is available to full time scholars who are admitted to Ph.D. programmes in different departments subject to the availability as stipulated byMinistry of Human Resources Development. The award and renewal of the assistantship /scholarship is as per the guidelines issued by MHRD, from time to time. The recipients of HTRA are required to assist the department in academic works to a minimum of 8 hours per week. The assistantship / scholarship will not be available for sponsored candidates or to scholars getting financial support from any private agency or other agencies under state or central governments.
How to Apply: Candidates applying for Ph.D. programme must apply online through the web site www.nitt.edu or admission.nitt.edu. The information brochure is available in the website. For further details about eligibility conditions and other details, the candidates should refer the PhD admission page of NIT Trichy