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IIITDM Kancheepuram PhD Admission 2018 July Session

Indian Institute of Information Technology Design & Manufacturing PhD Program 2018

IIITDM Kancheepuram PhD Admission 2018 - Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITD & M 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 July 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


Also See : Admission Notification


Important Dates

  • Online Registration of Application Forms will be open on 05th April 2018
  • Last Date for Registration of Application through Online 30th April 2018
  • Tentative Dates of Test/Interview:
  • Computer Sci. & Engineering/Electronics Engineering: 28th May 2018
  • Mathematics; Physics & Mechanical Engineering: 29th May 2018
  • Announcement of Results: Second Week of June 2018
  • Selected candidates need to submit / send their acceptance together with the fees for the first semester on or before 29th June 2018
  • Academic session for Jul-Nov 2018 will starts on 23rd July 2018


Eligibility Criteria

  • For PhD in Engineering Program: Candidates with a master’s degree in engineering/technology (ME/M Tech/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


Admission with Financial Assistance (HTRA):

  • Scholars admitted to the PhD Programs under the regular-HTRA scheme (Full time) are eligible for the Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship (HTRA) under the following regulations:
  • The scholars should work for at least 8 hours per week to earn this assistantship
  • Renewal of assistantship every semester will be contingent on enrolment, satisfactory progress in research work and good performance during the preceding semester in the discharge of responsibility as teaching/research assistant
  • Quantum of financial assistance is as under:
  • Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET/GATE Qualification or Graduate Degree in Professional Course with NET/GATE Qualification or Postgraduate Degree in Professional Courses
  • 1st & 2nd Year: Rs.25000/-
  • 3rd to 5th year: Rs.28000*/-


Admission without Assistantship (NHTRA):

  • Candidates may also be considered for admission to the PhD Program without assistantship (NHTRA) under Regular (Full time) / External / Internal (Project / Staff) categories


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


Application Procedure

  • Interested candidates are to apply online in the link provided in the institute websitewww.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 &PwD Candidates: Rs.125/-
  • Candidates need to pay application fee only through online and procedure is given in Annexure ‘C’. Application fee once paid is non-refundable.


IIITD & M Kancheepuram

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



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