IIIT Kancheepuram PhD Admission 2018

Admission to PhD Program - Jan 2018


Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITD&M Kancheepuram) Kancheepuram Chennai has released notification for admission into PhD Programs in the disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics and Physics for the session January 2018


IIITDM Kancheepuram located at Chennai Offers Undergraduate, Dual Degree, Post Graduate and Research Programs



Courses Offered

PhD Courses offered in the following disciplines (a) Computer Science and Engineering; (b) Electrical & Electronics Engineering; (c) Mechanical Engineering; (d) Mathematics and (e) Physics


Eligibility Criteria

For PhD in Engineering Program: Candidates with a master’s degree in engineering/technology (ME/MTech/M.Des) with a good academic record or a Master of Science (MS) degree by Research in engineering/technology with a good academic record


Candidates with master’s degree in sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit where eligible, for the relevant Engineering discipline and with a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration


For PhD in Mathematics: Candidates should have Master's Degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/Computer Science with GATE/UGC/CSIR/-NBHM or M.Tech (Industrial Mathematics & Scientific Computing) or any M. Tech degree with Master's degree in Mathematics/ Physics/Statistics/Computer Science


For PhD in Mechanical Engg: Candidates should have master's degree in Mechanical Engg., Aerospace Engineering, Automobile Engg., Automotive Engine Tech, Energy Engg., Industrial Engineering, Instrumentation, Maintenance Management, Metallurgical Engg., Production/Manufacturing Engineering/Mechatronics/CAD/CAM/CIM and in related areas depending on the research topics


For PhD in Physics: M.Sc/M.Sc (Tech) in Physics, Applied Physics, Materials Science with GATE/UGC/CSIR/NBHM or with M.Tech (Opto electronics/Applied Optics/Optical Communication or equivalent)


For PhD in  Electrical & Electronics Engineering: Master's degree in Electrical Engineering (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)/ Electronics Engineering (Electronics and Communication Engineering)/ Instrumentation Engineering or Master's degree in Physics followed by a Master's degree in Engineering in an area of relevance to the area of research


Selection Procedure

Eligible candidates possessing the minimum educational qualifications and satisfying additional and stiffer criteria set by the institute from time to time will be called for test/interview

Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the test and interview, the Selection Committee will recommend to the Chairman of the Senate the names of candidates found suitable for admission to the PhD program



Reservations are applicable to SC/ST/OBC/PD as per the rules and regulation of the Govt. of India



How to Apply

Interested candidates are to apply online in the link provided in the institute website www.iiitdm.ac.in. Only online application is accepted and the candidates are advised to take a print of your application and keep the same for the record


Application Fee

For GN/OBC-NC Male Candidates: Rs.250/-

For GN/OBC-NC Female candidates/SC/ST and PwD Candidates: Rs.125/-

Candidates need to pay application fee only through online

For more details and instructions on how to apply, please visit their official website: www.iiitdm.ac.in


Important Dates


Online Registration of Application Forms will be open on: 2nd November 2017


Last Date for Registration of Application through online:  21st November 2017


Tentative Dates of Test/Interview

Computer Science & Engg/Electrical and Electronic Engg: 04th December 2017

Mathematics/ Physics/ Mechanical Engg: 06th December 2017

Announcement of Results: Second week of December 2017

Selected Candidates acceptance together with fees for the 1st Semester on or before: 26th December 2017

Academic session for Jan-May 2018 will starts on 01st January 2018


IIITD & M Kancheepuram

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing (IIITD&M) Kancheepuram, (An Institute of National Importance Fully Funded by Govt. of India), IIITDM Kancheepuram, Off Vandalur Kelambakkam Road, Melakkottaiyur, Chennai-600127, Website www.iiitdm.ac.in, Contact No.: 044-27476300


For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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