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Six IITs have opened PhD Admissions with Institutional Fellowships for January 2021

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New Delhi, 10 October 2020:  In India there are 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).  These Institutes of National Importance offer PhD programmes with Institutional Fellowships through two Admission Sessions in a year. January 2021 session for PhD Admission has commenced as Six IITs have opened their PhD Admission.

As on 10 October 2020, there are Six IITs have released PhD Admission notification for January 2021 session.

Among IITs, IIT Bombay has opened PhD Admission for 249 seats with Teaching Assistantships.

IIT Madras released PhD Admission for InterDisciplinary Research Program November 2020.  IIT Ropar, IIT Gandhinagar and IIT Indore have also released PhD Admission Notification. IIT Jodhpur has announced PhD Admission for Mathematics department for October 2020.

 IIT Palakkad had opened PhD Admission for December 2020 Semester. Now the application portal is closed.


IIT Ropar Announces PhD Admission for Regular, Direct, Part Time & External PhD Semester II -2020-21

PhD Admissions are available in the following categories: Regular (Institute Research Scholars), Direct PhD, External PhD, Part-Time PhD, PhD for IIT RoparStaff. Last day of receiving applications is 26 October 2020. Selection Process:  Written Test &Interview.

Decoding Eligibility for IIT Bombay PhD Admission for 249 Seats with Fellowships

The online application portal has  opened from 21 September 2020. The closing date for submission of application is 26 October 2020. Orientation and Registration Programme will begin  from 4 & 5 January  2021.

Selection Process: The final selection process to Ph.D. programme to any Departments / Centres / Schools / Interdisciplinary Groups at IIT Bombay will be through written test and/or interview as specified by individual Department / Centre / Schools / Interdisciplinary Groups.

IIT Gandhinagar Announces PhD Admission Semester II 2020-21; Selection based on Online Interview only

Regular(RR) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP) are available. IIT Gandhinagar informed that in view of the current COVID 19 situation, for 2020-21 Sem II, admission will be offered based on online interviews only.

Disciplines for PhD Admission:  The institute offers PhD 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.

IIT Madras announces PhD Admission for InterDisciplinary Research Program November 2020

Chennai: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for InterDisciplinary Research Program (IDRP) November 2020. There are 23 InterDisciplinary Research projects available for November 2020 cycle.

List of IITs where PhD Admission is Open for Next Semester:


Name of IITs Last Date Remark Notification Link
IIT Ropar 26-Oct-20 Regular, Direct, Part Time & External PhD Semester II -2020-21 Click Here
IIT Bombay 26-Oct-20 Total 249 PhD Seats with Institutional Fellowships click here
IIT Indore 31-Oct-20   Click Here
IIT Madras 23-Oct-20 InterDisciplinary Research Program November 2020 click here
IIT Gandhinagar 02-Nov-20 Interview via Online Mode click here
IIT Jodhpur 20-Oct-20 PhD Mathematics Click Here


 Note: Candidates should refer the exact admission notification before applying any programmes of any universities or institutes. On the basis of information available in the public domain, SkillOutlook has published this story.

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