New Delhi, 01 November 2020: SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), Chennai, has announced PhD Admission for January 2021. The PhD Admission is available in the following categories: Full time, Part Time (Internal), and Part Time (External).
Key Dates: The last date to submit the application is 19 November 2020.
Department level entrance and interview is 30 November 2020. The reporting date at directorate of research is 12 January 2021.
Eligibility Conditions: Two years of Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency.
Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. Course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and successfully completed the M.Phil. Degree shall be legible to proceed to do research work leading to the Ph.D Degree in the same Institution.
A relaxation of 5% of marks, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/ differently- abled.
List of Departments where PhD Admission is available:
Engineering & Technology
School of Mechanical
School of Civil
School of Computing
School of EEE
School of Bio Engineering
School of Chemical and Material Technology
School of Architecture and Interior Design
Basic Sciences & Humanities
School of Biosciences
School of Computer Sciences
School of Commerce and Economics
School of Media Studies
School of Languages
School of Basic Sciences
School of Management
Medical & Health Sciences
Faculty of Law
Selection Procedure: (1) Entrance Exam & (2) Presentation in the proposed research area and technical-cum-personal interview.
There is no need for Entrance test for those students who qualify in UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/SLET/GATE/teacher fellowship holder.
For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the PhD Admission Notification Page of official website of SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST).