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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 (July session), Eligibility, Dates

IIT Guwahati Ph.D. Admission


IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati invites applications for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in various Departments for academic session commencing in July 2020. Interested candidates can submit their applications on or before April 1, 2020.

Read ahead for details such as application process, important dates, fee and more for IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 from the page below


Department offering PhD Program

  1. PhD Department in Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Biosciences and Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Design, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Humanities and Social Sciences, Energy, Environment, Nanotechnology, Rural Technology, Linguistic Science and Technology, Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Research


IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Last date of submission of online application:

01st April 2020

Dates for Selection Process  (Written test and/or Interview)

14th May to 04th June 2020

The candidates selected for admissions will have to join the PhD programme by reporting in person and doing registration on

29th July 2020

Commencement of classes

03rd August 2020


Eligibility Criteria for IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020

  1. For receiving assistantship in PhD programmes in All Disciplines,
  1. A candidate must have a minimum qualifying Post Graduate Degree in Basic Sciences or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course selected through a process described through any one.
  1. Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests – UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE
  1. The selection process through National level examinations conducted by MHRD and its Agencies and Institutions such as UGC/IIT/IISc./IISER/IIIT, etc.
  1. For eligibility details of all courses, Click here


IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website https://www.iitg.ac.in

Applications are to be submitted online. If you are applying to more than one Department/Centre, then you need to register and apply separately for each Department/Centre.

The candidates who have been called for selection process (Written test and/or Interview) are instructed to bring (downloaded and printed) copy of their PhD online applications, Color Passport Size Photograph, Photocopy of all certificates and documents along with Original Certificates and Documents at the time of appearing for selection process.


Application Fee

All Female Candidates


All Transgender Candidates


All SC/ ST/ PwD Candidates


All Other Candidates


Mode of Payment



Selection Process

Selection will be based on written test and/ or interview.


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



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