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IIT Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2019, Eligibility, Application, Dates

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Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar Admission to Ph.D. Program 2019-20

IIT Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2019 - Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar invites application for admission to Ph.D. Programme from eligible candidates for the year 2019-20 in the categories (1) Institute Scholar (2) Sponsored Scholar (3) Project Scholar (Projects running at IIT Bhubaneswar).

 

Program Offered

 

Important Dates for IIT Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2019

  • Opening date for online application 1st October, 2019
  • Last date for submission of online application 31st October, 2019 11:00 PM

 

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2019

Biosciences

  • Biophysical Chemistry: Protein Chemistry & Spectroscopy, Structure-Function Elucidation of Various Small Heat Shock Proteins Related to Different Diseases (Cataract, Leprosy and Tuberculosis);
  • Biochemistry of the mechanoenzymes ATPases involved in the cellular activities like DNA replication and Protein degradation (ubiquitin-proteasome &  Autophagy mediated) and associated disease like Cancer, G-protein Coupled Receptors & Signal Transduction, Chemical and Cellular Biology, Peptide/Protein Design & Engineering, Computational Biology.

 

Chemistry

  • Inorganic: T1, T2 and para CEST-based Contrast Agent for Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Bioinorganic Perspective of Coordination Complexes; Fluorogenic and Chromogenic Chemosensory; Magnetochemistry of Multinuclear Cluster Complexes; Ionic Liquids and Their Applications; Synthesis and Coordination Aspects of Homo and Heterometallic Complexes; Metal Based Anticancer/Imaging Agents; Functional Materials and Luminescent Materials; Nanoparticles Based Sensors; Metal-Organic and Covalent Open Frame (MOF and COF) Compounds, Organometallics, Homogenous Catalysis, Green Chemistry.
  • Organic: Heterocyclic Chemistry, Asymmetric synthesis using chiral pool approach; Enantioselective catalysis and new reaction methods; New molecular entities with biological properties; Dipolar Cycloadditions; C-H functionalization, Pericyclic reactions, Metathesis, Umpolung chemistry, Radical chemistry, traditional & newer functional group transformations for application in marine alkaloids synthesis, terpenoids and polyketide based natural products; Carbohydrate Chemistry, novel synthetic methods development, Bioactive Natural and Unnatural Products synthesis; Supramolecular Chemistry, Molecular Recognition, Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Peptides; Anticancer and antimicrobial activities of plant-derived natural products, Synthetic Polymer Chemistry: "Synthesis of Chiral and Achiral Ionic Liquid based Polymers in Asymmetric Organo-Catalysis, Homo and block copolymers for drug delivery".
  • Physical & Theoretical/Computational Chemistry: Biophysical Chemistry, Protein Chemistry & Spectroscopy, Structure-Function Elucidation of Various Small Heat Shock Proteins Related to Different Diseases (Cataract, Leprosy and Tuberculosis); Theoretical Chemistry, Development of quantum mechanical (QM) methods and applications of the same to study energetics and dynamics of bound and transient states; Computational elucidation of reaction mechanisms in chemical and biochemical processes using QM and QM/MM methods. AAA+ATPase, Cancer biomarkers.

 

Physics

  • Experimental Atomic-Molecular-Surface Physics, Molecular Electronics, Scanning Tunneling Microscopy, nonmaterial, Bimolecular, Quantum Photonics, Plasmonics, Optical Devices and Sensors; Large Scale Quantum Simulations of Nanostructures, Quantum Transport in Graphemes and 2-Dimensional Layered Structures, Quantum Mechanics and Molecular Mechanics, Modeling of Biological Systems, Biophysics; Nanomagnetism, Phase transitions in complex oxides such as Multiferroics, Thermoelectric effects in magnetic nanostructures and topological phases of matter; Energy storage materials and devices, Flexible and Stretchable Devices, Biosensors; Quantum Dissipation & Decoherence; Experimental High Energy Physics; Quantum Field Theory, String Theory and Black Holes, Soft condense Matter, 2D dilute magnetic semiconductor, photovoltaic and solar cell device, Light Emitting Devices, Bio Magnetism.

 

Mathematics

  • Queuing Theory, Stochastic models, Applied Probability, Control of Queues, Complex Analysis, Complex Dynamics and Fractals, Soft Computing, Optimization Theory, Numerical Analysis, Fluid Dynamics, Bio-fluid dynamics, Computational Fluid dynamics, Numerical Methods for PDEs, Combinational Matrix Theory, Spectral Graph Theory, Functional Analysis, Variational inequalities, Complementarity problems, Data mining and Portfolio Analysis, Finite groups and p-groups.

 

School of Earth, Ocean & Climate Sciences: 
Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

  • Satellite and Physical Oceanography, Tropical Meteorology and Monsoon, Extreme events, Cyclones, Heavy Rainfall, Severe thunderstorm and lightning, Atmosphere and Ocean Modeling, Coastal Ocean Dynamics, Cloud-Aerosol Interactions, Aerosol, Energy and Climate, Urban Climate.

 

Geology

  • Ore Geology, Structural Geology, Non-linear inverse problems in geosciences, Mechanics and physics of earthquakes and landslides, Theoretical Rock Mechanics, physics of friction, Near surface geophysics, Time-lapse microgravity and Engineering geophysics, Micropaleontology, Pale oceanography and Paleoclimatology, Hydrogeochemisty, Geothermics, Environmental Geochemistry, Coal Geology, Coal Characterisation. Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology, Hydrogeochemisty, Geothermics, Environmental Geochemistry, Coal Geology, Coal Characterisation.

 

School of Electrical Sciences:
Computer Science

  • Networks and Security, Cryptography, Software Testing, Formal Verification, Distributed Algorithms, Time-Varying Network Algorithms, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Cyber-Physical Systems, Wireless Sensor Networks, Computer Vision, Mission Learning and Software Engineering, Complex Networks.

 

Electronics and Communication Engineering

  • Antenna Design, Microwave Communication, Radar and Sonar Systems, RF Circuit Design, Optical Communication, Fiber Wireless Networks, Cognitive Radio, Wireless Sensor Networks, Digital Signal Processing, Detection and Estimation, Speech Processing, Biomedical Signal Processing, Medical Image Analysis, Image and Video Processing, Biometrics, Analog and Digital VLSI Design, Augmented Reality, Internet of Things and Embedded Systems.

 

Electrical Engineering

  • Power Systems, Power Transmission and Distribution Protection, Power Electronics and Drives, Power Quality, Renewable and Distributed Generation, High Voltage Engineering, System Modelling and Control, Smart Grid, Power System Operations, Control System and Electric Vehicle.

 

School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management:
Economics

  • Open macroeconomics and Natural Resource Economics. Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Management and Climate Change and Rural Development, Mining Economics, Financial Management, Health Economics.

 

English

  • Commonwealth Studies, Indian Diaspora Literature, Travel Writings/Autobiographies/Memoirs, Indian Writing in English. Postcolonial World Literature, Native North American Literature, Indigenous Literature Written in English, Indian Writing in English, ELT, Cross-cultural Communication, Business Communication.

 

Psychology

  • Psycholinguistics, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neurolinguistics, Positive Psychology and Psychology of Personality, Clinical Psychology, Consumer Behaviour, Cyber psychology (online Behaviour)

 

School of Infrastructure (Civil Engineering):   

  • Water Resources Engineering: Hydraulics, Hydrology, Watershed Management
  • Structural Engineering: Structural Dynamics, Concrete Technology, Mechanics of laminated composites, Solid and Structural Mechanics, Dynamic Soil-Structure Interaction.
  • Geotechnical Engineering: Soil Dynamics, Soil-structure Interaction, Ground Improvement, Offshore Geotechnology
  • Transportation Engineering: Transportation planning, Traffic engineering, Pavement Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering: Water and Wastewater Engineering, Solid Waste Management, Waste to Energy

 

School of Mechanical Sciences:

  • Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Large Eddy Simulation, Heat Transfer, Inverse Heat Transfer, Two Phase Heat Transfer, Bio-Heat Transfer, Thermal System Optimization, Radiation Heat Transfer in Participating Medium, Conjugate Heat Transfer, Acoustics, Composite Materials, Sandwich Structures, Fracture Mechanics, Composite Materials, Smart Composite Structures, Vibration, Solid Mechanics, Robotics, Manufacturing, Pulse Heat Transfer in Manufacturing Analysis, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Quality Control, Industrial Noise Control, Condition Monitoring, Product Development, Entrepreneurship,Conventional Machining, Modeling & Simulation of Machining Process, Computer Aided Manufacturing, Reverse Engineering, Laser Material Processing, Non-conventional Machining, Multiscale methods for Fracture, Molecular Dynamics; Fracture in Multiphysics problems; structural dynamics.

 

School of Minerals, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering:

  • Molecular Dynamics modelling of phase formation, Friction Stir Welding, Hybrid joining, Batteries, Polymer-Nanocomposite, Multiferroic oxide solar cells.

 

Eligibility Criteria for Institute Scholar:

  •  Candidates who possess the qualifications as mentioned below are eligible for admission into the Ph. D. Programme for full-time with Institute Research Assistantship or UGC/CSIR-NET Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or any other doctoral fellowship offered by Govt. of India (GoI), as the case is applicable. A relaxation of up to 5% marks in all academic examination levels is permitted for SC/ST/PwD candidates.

 

Eligibility Criteria for Sponsored Scholar:

  • The sponsored candidates are not eligible for Institute Research Assistantship; but they must meet the same requisite standards of marks/grades in their qualifying degree and other examinations as mentioned above. They must also be in continuous service for at least three (3) years in any one of the following organizations, where appropriate R & D facilities exist:
  • Departments and Ministries of the Government of India or any other government organization.
  • Established industrial research and developmental organizations.
  • Recognized autonomous bodies and public undertakings.
  • Recognized universities/colleges.

 

Eligibility Criteria for Project Scholar:

  • The scholars working in sponsored research projects at IIT Bhubaneswar can apply for the Ph.D Programme if they meet the applicable eligibility criteria for admission and have at least two years of fellowship tenure remaining, counting from the academic session or semester in which they are seeking admission. If such a candidate intends to be considered for Institute Research Assistantship after the tenure of the project is over, he/she must present a valid GATE score at that point of time or provide the evidence of a valid GATE score used in the year of admission into M.Tech. or equivalent programme.

 

Programme wise Eligibility Criteria:
Ph.D. (Engineering)

  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in M. Tech./M.E. or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with a  valid GATE score in the year of admission into the M. Tech. programme.
  • OR
  • B. Tech./B.E. or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with minimum 70% marks or 7.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) with a valid GATE score or having secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF. All candidates must have a consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • OR
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in Master of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record and a valid GATE score or having secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in 10 point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at Xth or XIIth level examination or equivalent is permitted.

 

Ph.D. (Basic Science) 

  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at Xth or XIIth level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  • The candidate must have a valid GATE score or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF.

 

Ph.D. (Geoscience)

  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master's or equivalent degree in Geology/Geophysics/Earth Science. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at Xth or XIIth level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  • The candidate must have a valid GATE score or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF/INSPIRE.

 

Ph.D. (Climate Sciences)

  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master's or equivalent degree in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Oceanography/ Meteorology/ Marine Science/ Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences/Earth Science/ Mechanical/ Civil/ Electrical/ ECE/ Geoinformatics/ Remote Sensing/ Computer Science. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • OR
  • B. Tech./B.E. or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with minimum 70% marks or 7.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) with a valid GATE score or having secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF. All candidates must have a consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with Mathematics as a compulsory subject. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at Xth or XIIth level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  •  The candidate must have a valid GATE score in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences (XE-H) or Valid GATE from other appropriate disciplines or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF/INSPIRE, or any other National Fellowship.

 

Ph.D. (HSS&M)

  • Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master's degree in appropriate discipline. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at Xth or XIIth level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  • The candidate must be UGC-NET(JRF and LS) qualified.

 

Application Fee Details

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable)
  • For General and OBC Candidates: Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only)
  • For SC/ST/PwD Candidates: Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred Fifty Only)

 

Application Procedure for IIT Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2019

  • Application form can be filled online accessing the website http://webapps.iitbbs.ac.in/phd-application/
  • Register to the online-portal by providing your current functioning Email ID.
  • Login to the portal by providing the Email ID and password provided at the time of registration.
  • Provide correct information in Step 1 to Step 3.
  • Review your Data at Step 4.
  • If the information are correct then click on SAVE & SUBMIT Button to submit your application.
  • If you are a Female Candidate, no Application Fee is required and hence you can take a print of the application form for future reference.
  • If you are a Male candidate, Pay the required application Fee as per the following steps.
  • Click on the "Pay Application Fee (click here)" Button present at the "User Home" Tab.
  • Follow the payment instructions.(click here to download)
  • After Successful payment, you will get a SB Collect Reference No.
  • Note down the Payment SB Collect Reference No. Click on the "Confirm & Submit Payment Details for <Application Num>" Button present at the "User Home" Tab and provide data of Fee Payment Mode, Fee Payment Date, Fee Payment SB Collect Reference No. and then submit.
  • After completing above steps, you can take a print of the application form for future reference.
  • Note that Application without valid Payment SB Collect Reference No. will be automatically discarded

 

 

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