National Institute of Technology Patna invites applications for admission to PhD program for selection through Institute Admission Test and Interview during Autumn (Odd) Semester – Session 2014-15 in the following departments as detailed below
Architecture: Rural/Urban/Metropolitan Planning, Architecture Conservation, Remote Sensing & GIS, Disaster Resistant Architecture & Sustainable Development, Transportation & Infrastructure Planning, building Science & Technology / Construction Management
Civil Engg: Structural Engineering, Disaster Management, Geotechnical Engineering (Soil Stabilization), Water Resources Engineering (IWM, Land Drainage & Flood Control, Hydraulics & Water Resource Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Water and Waste Water treatment).
Computer Science & Engg and Information Technology: Data Networking, Security, Web Technology, E-Learning, Database System
Electrical Engg: Power System, Control System, Power Electronics, Electric Drives Control
Electronics & Communication Engg: Microwave Engineering, Optical Communication and System, Communication System and Networking, and Signal Processing
sMechanical Engineering: Thermal & Fluids Engineering, Manufacturing Process & Industrial Engineering & Management, CAD / CAM & Robotics.
Chemistry: Organic & Inorganic Chemistry
Humanities and Social Science: English and Economics only.
Mathematics: Topological Group, Modern Algebra, Numerical Analysis, Group Theory, Theory of Reliability, Hydro-mechanics, Solid Mechanics, Partial Differential Equation.
Physics: Solid State Physics, Few Body Systems in Nuclear Physics
Full time Category: A Student in this category works full time for his / her Ph.D degree. He / she receive assistantship from the Institute or fellowship from CSIR / UGC or any other recognized funding agency. (Candidate must have valid GATE/NET Score for MHRD scholarship as per rules notified time to time)
Full time Sponsored: A candidate in this category is sponsored by recognized R&D organization, academic institution, government organization or industry for doing research in the Institute on full-time basis. He / She must be a regular employee of the sponsoring organization with at least one year of professional experience in relevant field. The Insitute does not provide any assistantship / fellowship to such candidate
Candidates with following qualification shall be eligible for admission to the Ph. D. Programme of the Institute
Engg, Technology & Architecture Depts.:
Candidates possessing M. Tech/ M. E. / M. Sc (Engg)/ M.Arch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70% marks (or a CGPA of 7.0 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examination shall be considered for admission in the departments as per their Specialization only
Candidates possessing B.Tech / BE/ B.Sc (Engg)/ B.Arch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 80% marks (or a CGPA of 8.0 in 10 point scale) in all (from 10th onward) examinations including qualifying examination may be considered in exceptional cases after approval of DRC
Science Depts.: Candidates possessing Master’s Degree in the area of Science from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 60% marks (or a CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examinations shall be considered for admission in the departments as per their Specialization only
Humanities & Social Sci Depts.: Candidates possessing Master’s Degree in the area of English or Economics from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 55% marks (or a CGPA of 5.5 in 10 point scale) in the qualifying examinations shall be considered for admission in the departments as per their Specialization only
Admission for Ph. D Program through Institute admission Test and Interview as detailed below shall be based on merit as decided on overall academic performance, written examination and followed by interview
Candidates’ name with application Number, fulfilling minimum eligible criterion for admission to the respective department and program will be displayed on the Institute website as per admission schedule
The written examination/ interview will be conducted by the Examination section and Admission Committee of respective department in association with experts from respective departments
Admission shall be based on merit prepared after written test and Interview as detailed below, and subject to verification of documents, original certificates
How to Apply: Application must be submitted online through our website www.nitp.ac.in
After Submitting the application online, the same is to be downloaded and the signed hardcopy along with recent photograph and self-attested relevant certificates, document and Statement of Purpose must be sent to the following address on or before the last date of submission
Application fee of Rs 1000/- for General/ OBC/ Sponsored category and Rs 500/- for SC/ ST/ PH in the form of DD drawn in favour of National Institute of Technology Patna payable at Patna, must accompany with the Hard copy of the online application submitted as stated above, else application shall be rejected
Applicants from SC/ ST/ PH category must enclose Certificate issued by competent authority to claim relaxation in application Fee
Starting of online application process: 25th April 2014
Closing of online application submission: 26th May 2014 up to 5.00 PM
List of eligible candidates for Admission Test: 05th June 2014
Admission Test: 20th June 2014 from 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 Noon
Result of Written Admission Test: 20th June 2014 by 05.00 p.m.
Interview for eligible candidates: 21st June & 22nd June 2014
Merit list of selected candidates: 25th June 2014
Admission: 07th July 2014
Academic activities Details
Registration in 1st Semester: 21st July 2014
Commencement of Classes: 22nd July 2014
For more information visit website: www.nitp.ac.in
Ashok Raj Path, Patna 800 005 (Bihar), India, Phone No.: 0612-2372715, Website www.nitp.ac.in