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Birla Institute of Technology and Science, BITS, Pilani

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, BITS, Pilani
Pilani Campus: Vidhya Vihar Campus
Pilani, Rajasthan
Phone-No: 91-01596-2450734
Fax: 91-01596-244183
Email: Website:

About College:

A deemed to be multi-campus University, offering UG, PG, and PhD programmes to over 13,500 students across its campuses in Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad, and Dubai; Recently granted the “Institute of Eminence” tag by MHRD; BITS Pilani is also India’s highest ranked non-Govt Institute in declared in QS BRICS, QS Asia, and QS India 2019.

Course Name:

Ph.D. (Full-time and Part-time) for 2nd semester [Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad Compuses] {Departments: Science: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics/ Engineering: Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Mechanical/ Pharmacy/ Economics and finance, Management, Humanities and Social Sciences}


Any Higher Degree of BITS or its equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate in the qualifying examination. Any applicant with qualification equivalent to Integrated first degree of BITS will be first examined for suitability to one of the higher degree programmes of the Institute. Such candidates may first be admitted to the M.E./M.Phil. programmes offered by the Institute subject to the eligibility conditions. Shortlisted candidates will be called for a written test/interview for selections. Selected candidates will be given financial assistance in the form of either a fellowship of any government agency or of the Institute, project or teaching assistantship, full/partial tuition waiver or a combination of these. Such selected candidates will be required to participate in teaching and any other developmental activities of the Institute under the guidance of a mentor.

Financial Assistance

Full time PhD students admitted into the PhD programme are eligible to be considered for an Institute fellowship of Rs. 25,000/- per month in the first year. Higher assistantship will be made available in subsequent years. Consideration for fellowship will be as per Institute norms. It will be obligatory on the part of every admitted full time students to undertake 8 to 10 hours (per week) of work as assigned to him/her by the institute.

How to Apply:

Application Procedure:

Online Application: visit the website and apply online.

Application fee of Rs. 2400/- is payble online.

Following documents will have to be uploaded.

·         Photograph

·         Date of Birth certificate

·         Qualifying degree marksheet

·         Qualifying degree certificate

Name of shortlisted candidates will be declared on BITS Admission website on 20th December 2018. Candidates are requested to read the PhD Admission brochure carefully and also visit Department website of respective campuses for further detail about PhD admission and/or programme.

Contact: 01596 242205 (10.00 hrs to 17.00 hrs)


Closing Date:

Last Date for Online Application: 8th December, 2018 on 17:00hrs.


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