PhD Admission 2020 at IIT Madras

Applications received from April 1st 2019 to October 31st 2019 will be considered against “January 2020” admission except the applications which were already considered by certain Departments against “Anytime Admission Mode”

 

Institution Name: Indian Institute of Technology Madras

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

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

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Physics
  • Interdisciplinary

Minimum Eligibility Criteria
Ph.D. in Engineering:

a) Candidates with a Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record / Master’s degree by Research in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record / 5 Year Dual Degree in Engineering or 5 Year BS+MS Dual degree from Centrally Funded Technical Institute with a good academic record.
b) 2 Year M.Sc. from IITs (entry through JAM) with 8.0 and above are exempted from qualifying in National Level Examinations.
c) Candidates with Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit are eligible, for the relevant Engineering disciplines (as decided by admitting departments). Candidates must have a valid GATE score or UGC-JRF/NET/CSIR-JRF or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.
In the case of candidates with Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology AND possess
more than 5 years relevant work experience after the Master’s degree in
Engineering/Technology, the requirement of a test score may be waived by the Selection
Committee.

Ph.D. in Sciences:
1. Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid GATE score or UGC-JRF/NET/CSIR-JRF/NBHM/INSPIRE or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.
2. Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or 5 Year BS+MS Dual degree/ 5 Year Integrated degree from Centrally Funded Technical Institute are eligible with a good academic record.
3. 2 Year M.Sc. from IITs (entry through JAM) with 8.0 and above are exempted from qualifying in National level examinations.
4. Students who get more than 8.0 CGPA in M.Sc. in Science Departments of IIT Madras can be admitted directly to their Ph.D programme in Sciences with interview at departmental level.

Ph.D. in Humanities and Social Sciences:
a) (i) Master’s degree / dual degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline AND Qualifying UGC – NET or JRF / CSIR-JRF / GATE Score or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area or international level post graduate admission examination such as GRE (Non-HTRA).
OR
(ii) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or 5 Year BS+MS Dual degree/ 5 Year Integrated degree from Centrally Funded Technical Institute with a good academic record.
b) At least 3 years of experience in research/industry in lieu of the above examination. (This clause is applicable only for Non-HTRA candidates)

Ph.D in Management:
Masters degree or 2 year PG Diploma in a relevant discipline, and a Bachelor’s degree with a good academic record (minimum five years of undergraduate and postgraduate education) OR Five year integrated master’s degree / dual degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline with a good academic record
AND
Qualifying in national level examinations such as GATE/CAT/UGC-JRF/NET/CSIR-JRF or
equivalent or international level post graduate admission examination such as GMAT/GRE (NonHTRA).
OR
At least 5 years of managerial experience in lieu of the above examination. (This clause is
applicable for Non-HTRA candidates only)
Master’s degree in Engineering / Technology with a good academic record or a Master’s degree by Research in Engineering / Technology in a relevant discipline are exempted from qualifying in National level examinations.
Candidates with MBA or 2 year PG diploma from Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI)
with CGPA of 8 and above are exempted from qualifying in National level examinations

Application (& Processing) Fee Amount:

  • GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Male candidates : Rs.100/-
  • GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Female candidates : Rs.50/-
  • SC/ST and PwD candidates : Rs.50/-

The application fee is non-refundable

Important Dates:

  • Last date for submission of online application and fee payment for January 2020 Research Admission 31.10.2019
  • Date of Admission 01.01.2020
  • Date of Orientation 02.01.2020
  • Date of Photo Session and Data Entry (For ID Card Purpose) 03.01.2020

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

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