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IIT Patna PhD Program Admission 2021 Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Courses

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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Patna announces Admission to PhD Program for July 2021 Session (Autumn Semester)

IIT Patna PhD Admission 2021 - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Patna has invited applications for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme, starting in January 2021 in the following Departments 

Interested candidates can check complete detail on IIT Patna PhD Admission 2021 from the page below and apply for the same on or before April 27, 2021

PhD Program Offered

  • Chemical & Biochemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

PhD Category

  • Regular & Full Time PhD Program
  • Sponsored
  • Self-Financed
  • Project Staff
  • Employed & Part-Time

IIT Patna PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Start Date of On-line Application

24th March 2021

Last Date of On-line Application 

27th April 2022

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Patna PhD Admission 2021

  • In all the disciplines, the upper age limit is 28 years (B.Tech. /B.E./ M.Sc./ MA/MCA/ MBA) and 32 years (M.Tech./M.E./M.S./M.Phil.) to be calculated as on the last date of application and is applicable only for candidates applying in Regular and Full time category, as institute fellow.

PhD in Engineering

For admission to the PhD Programme in Engineering Department, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

Candidates having M.Tech./M.E. degree in a Engineering/Technology, with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 8.0 or 75% of marks.

Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70%.

PhD in Science

For admission to the PhD Programme in Science departments, a candidate must satisfy one of the
following criteria:

M.Phil.or Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

Bachelor’s degree in a related area in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than
IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 8.0 or 75% of marks.

PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences

For admission to the PhD Programme in the department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

M.Phil.or Master’s degree in Arts/Commerce/Science in a relevant area with a minimum of 55%marks or equivalent.

Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Design in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.

Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks.

Candidates should note that if both CPI/CGPA and percentage are indicated in transcript/marksheet of the qualifying degree then only CPI/CGPA shall be taken into account for determining eligibility.

Direct Admission (Waiver of Written Test):

  • For candidates in Sciences, Engineering & Technology:
  • The Institute may admit exceptionally bright students and Full-time (Institute Fellows) directly (i.e., without written test) into the Ph.D. program. Eligible candidates meeting one of the following criteria may be considered for a waiver of the written test:
  • B.Tech. from the IITs, graduated within the last five years, with a degree in the respective discipline with a CPI/CGPA of 8/10 and above
  • Masters from the IITs/IISc, graduated within the last five years, with a degree in the respective discipline with a CPI/CGPA of 8.5/10 and above.

IIT Patna PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Candidates are advised to apply only through online through IIT Patna website https://www.iitp.ac.in/
  • After the payment, a reference/journal number will be generated, which must be mentioned in the application form and the printed e-receipt of payment must be preserved along with the hard copy of application. 
  • Only after the above step and noting down reference/journal number generated through payment, candidates are required to use the following link to fill and submit application form online.Please read complete advertisement very carefully before applying online.
  • The application cannot be modified after submission, so check your application before submitting. To avoid internet congestion, candidates are advised not to wait for the last date of application.

Application Fee

For GEN/EWS/OBC-NCL category

Rs. 300/- for Male

Rs. 150/- for female

For SC/ ST/ PwD category

Rs. 150/- for female & male

Mode of Payment

online through SBI Collect

Selection Procedure

  • The Institute reserves the right to call a limited number of candidates for test/interview, based on performance in GATE/NET, grades/marks in the qualifying examination, shortlisting criteria etc and merely fulfilling minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee call for test/interview.

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

 

 

 

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