Ph.D Admission 2020 Jan Session- IIT Patna

Applications are invited for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programme, starting in January 2020 in the following Departments. The areas of research in IIT Patna are as follows:

Institution Name: Indian Institute of Technology Patna

Institution Profile: Indian Institute of Technology Patna is one of the new IITs established by an Act of the Indian Parliament on August 06, 2008. Patna which was known as Patliputra has been a center of knowledge since long has been attracting visitors and scholars from many parts of the world such as China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Sri Lanka, among others. This has been a land of visionaries. Some of the legends from this region include Lord Gautam Buddha, Lord Mahavir, Guru Gobind Singh, the famous astronomer Aryabhatta and the first President of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad.

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

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

  • Chemical & Biochemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

Minimum Eligibility Criteria: In all the disciplines, the upper age limit is 28 years (B.Tech./B.E./M.Sc./MA/MCA/MBA) and 32 years (M.Tech./M.E./M.S./M.Phil.) to be calculated from the last date for receiving the application form (Printed and Signed version, 07.11.2019) and is applicable only for candidates applying in Regular and Full time category, as institute fellow. For Research/ project fellows, the age limit will be as per the funding agency norms. In absence of any age criteria, the Institute norms will be followed. Upper age limit is relaxed up to 05 years in case of candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes/Schedule Tribes, Women, Physically Handicapped and OBC applicants

For PhD in Engineering: For admission to the PhD Programme in Engineering Department, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

  • Candidates having M.Tech./M.E. degree in an Engineering/Technology, with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 8.0 or 75% of marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.
  • Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70%

For PhD in Science: For admission to the PhD Programme in Science departments, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

  • M.Phil. or Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 8.0 or 75% of marks.

For PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences: For admission to the PhD Programme in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

  • M.Phil. or Master’s degree in Arts/Commerce/Science in a relevant area with a minimum of 55%marks or equivalent.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Design in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks

Application (& Processing) Fee Amount:

The application fee of Rs. 300/- for General/OBC/EWS (Male) candidates and Rs. 150/- for
SC/ST/PwD/Female (all categories) candidates, must be submitted online through SBI Collect.

Link for payment: https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=595859

After the payment, a reference/journal number will be generated, which must be mentioned in the application form and the printed e-receipt of payment must be enclosed along with the hard copy of application.

Important Dates:

  • Start Date of Online Application: 14.10.2019
  • Important Dates: Last Date of Online Application: 31.10.2019
  • Last Date for receipt of completed Application Forms by IIT Patna in hard copy (with enclosures): 07.11.2019

How to Apply: Eligible candidate may apply for IIT Guwahati Ph.D. Admission Dec 2019 through online within 31-10-2019.

You are required to send final submitted application generated online duly signed along with self attested copies of mark sheets & certificates (from class X to highest degree obtained/appeared), caste certificate (if applicable), GATE /NET/Relevant certificate related to any fellowship, experience certificate and other testimonials (both sides) and printed e-receipt of online payment to the following address to reach on or before 07.11.2019:

IIT Patna PhD Admission for New Registration

Postal Address:
The Assistant Registrar (Academics),
Indian Institute of Technology Patna,
Bihta, Kanpa Road,
District – Patna, Bihar , PIN – 801106

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