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DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021, Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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Defence Institute of Advanced Technology Pune announces Admission to PhD Program for January 2021 Session

DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021 - The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT), Pune has released a notification for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programs (Under Institutional Scholarship Category) for the academic session January 2021.
Interested candidates can check details on DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021 from the page below and apply for the same till December 15, 2020

About the Program

  • DIAT is the Technological Institute of National repute for higher learning. The Institute imparts education and training in Advanced Technologies used for Tri-services, DRDO, DPSUs, etc. DIAT found its roots in 1952, as a training institute has grown over the years into a premier teaching
  • Applications are invited for admission to PhD Program for the Session Jan 2021 from Project Staff (JRF/SRF/PA) working under sponsored projects & Candidates with CSIR-NET, DST, UGC-NET or any other National fellowship /scholarship available to them.

PhD Departments

DIAT offers admission to Ph.D. (full-time) in the frontier areas of:

Aerospace Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Applied Physics

Electronics Engineering

Applied Mathematics

Materials engineering

Applied Chemistry

DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates



Last Date of receipt of Hard copy of application

15th June 2020

Tentative Date of Interview / Written Test

3rd / 4th week Dec 2020

Tentative date of commencement of the program

01st week of Jan 2021

Eligibility Criteria for DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021

A candidate, seeking admission to the Ph.D. program, shall be required to have passed the qualifying examination securing at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA/DGPA. A relaxation of 5 % of marks may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non creamy layer) / PWD - (Divyang) categories. The qualifying degrees are:-


Master of Engineering/Master of Technology (or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Engineering/Science.


Master in Science (M.Sc. or equivalent) for Ph.D. in Science

Qualified in a national level test such as, CSIR/UGC NET, Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE), Rajiv Gandhi National fellowship, NBHM etc. subject wise and category wise GATE/NET cut off will be decided by DIAT

Age Criteria

  • Not above 30 years as on 30th December 2020.
  • Relaxations as per Govt. of India rules apply to SC / ST / OBC / PH applicants.

DIAT Pune PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Application form is available at Institute’s website
  • A print out of the application has to be forwarded in a sealed envelope, superscribed ‘Application for Admission to PhD Program in the Department of ______” to the Joint Registrar (Academics), Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune-411025 along with online generated receipt/Demand Draft and self-certified copies of mark lists, certificates, and other testimonials.

Application Fee

GEN, OBC & EWS category


For women & Reserved Category (SC/ST/PWD)


Selection Procedure

  • Admission to Ph.D. will be based on the performance in the entrance exam (written test) conducted by the department concerned followed by a personal interview.

Financial Assistance

  • In addition to the Ph.D. scholarship, such candidates would also be entitled for contingency grant (presently Rs.15000/- per year) in accordance with the decisions of the Institute

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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