Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Guwahati
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Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995.
At present the Institute has eleven departments and three inter-disciplinary academic centres covering all the major engineering, science and humanities disciplines, offering BTech, BDes, MA, MDes, MTech, MSc and PhD programmes. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to build up world class infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati's campus is on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra around 20 kms. from the heart of the city. With the majestic Brahmaputra on one side, and with hills and vast open spaces on others, the campus provides an ideal setting for learning.
Doctor of Philosophy PhD Engineering
in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Guwahati
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)[In the departments of Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Design, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Humanities & Social Sciences; and in the Centres for the Environment and Nanotechnology] Admissions 2017
Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Doctor of Philosophy PhD Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Guwahati
Eligibility Criteria for Admission into PhD Programme: - Minimum CPI or Percentage of marks in the qualifying degree, with specific requirements for different streams, has been indicated below:
(a) For eligibility for financial assistance for regular category candidates, please see the section “Financial Support” below.
(b) Minimum experience required for Sponsored (Full-time), Self-Financed, Part-Time, and External categories of candidates, have also been indicated below.
For admission to the PhD Programme in Engineering departments, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:
(i) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Sciences/Veterinary Sciences/Pharmacy in a relevant area with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
(ii) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Sciences in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.
(iii)Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.
(iv) A candidate having MSc degree with Mathematics as a subject at bachelor’s level is also considered for admission in the Department of Civil Engineering. The candidate should have a minimum of 7.5 CPI or 70% marks in Master’s level with consistent first class at other levels.
(v) A candidate with MSc in a relevant area is also considered for admission to the Department of Biotechnology. The Candidate should have a minimum of 7.5 CPI or 70% marks in Master’s level.
(vi) A regular student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her MTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of second semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only PhD Degree.
(vii) A student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her BTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 6.5 at the end of sixth semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her seventh semester of study. Such students can receive dual BTech and PhD Degree. Both the degrees will be awarded after completion of PhD degree.
MININMUM EXPERIENCE FOR SPONSORED, SELF-FINANCED, PART-TIME AND EXTERNAL CATEGORIES OF APPLICANTS FOR PHD PROGRAMME
1. Candidate in Sponsored, Part-time and External categories must be a regular employee of the sponsoring organization with at least one year of professional experience in the respective field.
2. Candidates in Self-financed category should have at least one year of professional experience in the respective field.
Selection: - The Institute reserves the right to call a limited number of candidates for written test or/and interview/portfolio review, if required, based on performance in GATE/NET/CEED/INSPIRE, grades/marks in the qualifying examination, etc.
Relaxation for SC/ST/PD Candidates: Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks or 0.5 CPI for SC/ST/PD applicants.
How To Apply:
Application Procedure for Doctor of Philosophy PhD Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Guwahati
Application Procedure for IIT Guwahati PhD Program
First Step: Please get a print-out of the `Guideline for Filling-up Online PhD Application Form’, by visiting the concerned website given below
Second Step: For filling-up Online Application Form, first of all, please keep ready with you the following documents (including scanned soft copies of some of the documents, as specified below, to be available in your computer or CD or Pen Drive for direct uploading)
Otherwise, you may have difficulty in completing on-line submission of your application form
Third Step: (i) Enter in to the zone of Online Application Form by visiting the concerned website given below; and; (ii) fill-up the Online Application Form [by going through the "Guideline for Filling-up Online PhD Application Form"] and submit (i.e. execution of "Final Submit” function); (iii) Upload your photo and other relevant documents as explained at points (i), (iii) and (vi) under Second Step above
For getting access and filling-up Online Application Form, please visit our website https://auto.iitg.ernet.in/phd
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati
Ambari, Gopinath Bordoloi (GNB) Road, Guwahati, Kamrup (Distt), Assam-781001, Emailacadoffice@iiitg.ac.in, Website www.iiitg.ac.in
Last date for Submission form: 17th April 2017
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