The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-K) has invited applications from interested, eligible candidates to apply for its Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Programme in Engineering, Technology, Science, Architecture and Regional Planning, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law and Management for the autumn semester of 2017-18.
Admission to reserved-category candidates will be done as per Govt. of India notification
PhD Programme [Regular, Sponsored and Individual Fellowship (i.e. CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICMR/INSPIRE categories)] in all disciplines of Engineering, Technology, Science, Architecture & Regional Planning, Humanities & Social Sciences, Law and Management
Candidates should have B. Tech., M.Sc., MBA (after BA/B.Sc./B.Com), MA, B. Arch (Engg.), PG Diploma in Management of 2-year duration (after BA/B.Sc./B.Com), MBBS degree with compulsory one-year internship completed or a degree equivalent to any of the above
All candidates seeking admission shall have to possess 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination in Engineering/Science/Commerce/Management or 55% in Humanities or Social Sciences (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale)
Candidates with M.Tech or equivalent qualifying degreewill also be given Institute Research Assistantship
IIT B. Tech with CGPA >= 8.00 be given direct admission in PhD programme with Assistantship
A written test and an interview will be conducted for selecting the candidates. The candidates shortlisted will be informed through an email. Their names will also be notified on the webpage
Moreover, the candidates can see their status by logging on their official website and if selected, they can download the interview letter
Applicants are required to apply online. Application fee is Rs. 1000/- for General/OBC (Male and Transgender) and Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PwD category and women candidates.
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Details of application procedure are posted on the Institute Website . Applicants are advised to visit the concerned Department Webpage for more details about research areas. They must also read PhD Regulations of the institute for ELIGIBILITY and other details
Step-I: Fill in the Online Application Form
Step-II Make Payment/Submit Application: Payment of application fee has to be made through online payment gateway only
Step-III Take Print: After final submission of your online application, you will be able to generate your online application print with your specific details/data
If you have any questions, you can send an email to [email protected]
Commencement of Online application form submission 13th March 2017
Website closure for submission of online application form 16th April 2017
Date of Test & Interviews in Depts/Centres/Schools (for short listed candidates): May 29th, 31st, 2017 & June 01st – 02nd 2017 (tentative)
Date of admission in the PhD Programme for selected candidates 11th July 2017
For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website .
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