Ph.D Admission 2020- IIT Goa- Full Time/Regular

Applications are invited online for admission to the Ph.D. Program for the Academic Year 2019-2020 starting from January 2020.

Institution Name: Indian Institute of Technology Goa

Admission Called for: Ph.D. Admission 2020 January Session- Full Time/Regular

IIT Goa, Ph.D. 2020 called for: (Area of Specialization)

  • School of Chemical & Biological Sciences
  • School of Electrical Sciences
  • School of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • School of Mathematics & Computer Sciences
  • School of Mechanical Sciences
  • School of Physical Sciences

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

  • General Eligibility Criteria for Engineering Streams1
    • For General/OBC(NCL)/EWS Categories
      1. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent degree with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 6.0 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 6.0 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
      2. B. Tech/M. Sc in Engineering/Technology or equivalent degree with a minimum of 70% marks in aggregate
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 7.0 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
      AND
      Additional requirements as listed in Annexure 1 below.
    • 1.1.2. For SC/ST/PwD1. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent degree with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 5.5 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 5.5 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
      2. B. Tech/M. Sc in Engineering/Technology or equivalent degree with a minimum of 65% marks in aggregate.
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 6.5 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 6.5 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
      AND
      Additional requirements as listed in Annexure 1 below.
    • 1.1.3. For IIT B.Tech. and M.Tech. degree holders
      Candidates having a last qualifying degree (i.e. B.Tech. or M.Tech. degree) from IITs with a CGPA/CPI score of 8 on a scale of 10 and above may be admitted to the Ph.D. program under TA or TAP positions through written test and/or interview.
  • General Eligibility Criteria for Science Streams(Chemistry, Physics)
    • 1.2.1. For GEN/OBC(NCL)/EWS
      Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent degree with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate.
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 6.0 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 6.0 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
    • 1.2.2. For SC/ST/PwD
      Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent degree with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 5.5 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 5.5 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
    • Note: Please note that, School of Physical Sciences (Physics) limited its admission to students who are externally funded, i.e. students with UGC, CSIR or INSPIRE qualification.
  • General Eligibility Criteria for Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) Stream(Ecpnomics)
    • 1.3.1. For GEN/OBC(NCL)/EWS
      Master’s Degree in Arts or equivalent degree in allied subjects with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 6.0 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 6.0 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
    • 1.3.2. For SC/ST/PwD
      Master’s Degree in Arts or equivalent degree in allied subjects with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate
      OR
      A minimum CGPA/CPI of 5.5 on a scale of 10 or an equivalent to 5.5 on other corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.

Annexure 1: Candidates eligible in sections 1.1.1(2), 1.1.2(2), I.2, and I.3 must fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements

  1. Valid GATE Score in the relevant streams.
  2. Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/ UGC/ NBHM/ DBT/ ICAR/ ICMR/ ICPR or DST
    INSPIRE Fellowship in the relevant streams.
  3. Candidates having UGC-NET Lectureship (LS) or M.Phil. in relevant discipline are also
    eligible for Teaching Assistantship in addition to other academic qualifications in the
    Humanities & Social Sciences stream. Candidates with the exceptional academic record without UGC-NET will also be considered based on their score in the written test and interview conducted by the SHSS.
  4. Minimum of 2 years of professional experience (acquired after obtaining the qualifying degree and completed before the starting of the semester in which admission is sought) in the relevant areas. This criterion is only applicable for 1.1.1(2) and 1.1.2(2) given above.
  5. School of Electrical Sciences and Mechanical Sciences offer TA through Project (TAP)
    category based on their availability. The eligibility criteria for TAP category is same is that of TA category. The duration of funding for a TAP category Ph.D. student is for a minimum of 3 years and only till the tenure of the project. The applicant must submit an undertaking for self-finance for the period after the project funding.

Application (& Processing) Fee Amount:

  • Female candidates: Nil
  • SC/ST/PwD/EWS Category candidates: Nil
  • All other candidates: Rs 200/

The fee can be paid by NEFT/RTGS online payment system. The details of the institute bank details are:

        • Bank Name: Corporation Bank
        • Account Name: Student Fee Account IIT Goa
        • Account Number: 520101260768219
        • Branch: Farmagudi
        • IFSC: CORP0001328

Candidates are required to enter valid UTR/ITR/Transaction Number and date in the online
application form. The application fee is non-refundable

Important Dates:

  • Opening of Online Application Portal 14-10-2019
  • The last date for submission of completed application forms 04-11-2019
  • Listing of shortlisted candidates on the website by the Department 11-11-2019
  • The start date for the Selection / Examination Process 25-11-2019
  • Declaration of Final Result 15-12-2019
  • Last date for confirmation of seat offered to a shortlisted candidate 20-12-2019
  • Last date for the Fee Payment for the shortlisted candidate 23-12-2019
  • Last date for confirmation of seat offered to a waitlisted candidate 26-12-2019
  • Last date for the Fee Payment for the waitlisted candidate 29-12-2019
  • Date of Joining 08-01-2020

How to Apply: Eligible candidate may apply for IIT Guwahati Ph.D. Admission Dec 2019 through online within 04-11-2019

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