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IIT Gandhinagar invites application for Semester II Admissions 2016-17

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IIT Gandhinagar PhD Entrance Test 2016 Semester II admission 2016-17

The notification for IIT Gandhinagar PhD Entrance Test 2016 has been announced. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme II Semester offered in various disciplines for the session 2016-17.



Currently, we offer PhD Programmes in Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive Science, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, History, Language & Literature, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Social Epidemiology and Sociology

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should have at least 55% marks or 5.5 CPI marks in M.A./ M.Sc./ B.Tech./ M.Tech or equivalent degree in appropriate branches; above mentioned eligibility criteria is minimum at Institute level

For discipline wise minimum eligibility criteria, please click here. The disciplines may use higher cut off levels for short listing besides giving due consideration to the way questions are answered in the application form

andidates belonging to SC/ ST/ PD categories would be eligible for relaxations, as per norms, in the selection criteria

Selection Procedure

Admission is generally offered on the basis of an interview, which is supplemented by a written test if necessary. The institute will invite a limited number of candidates for a written test and interview based on the academic records, statement of purpose, etc
The final selection will be mainly based on academic credentials, written test and/ or interview

Financial Support

Students joining the PhD programme as regulars (RR) will be considered for Institute Fellowship based on the following norms:

a) Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET/ GATE Qualification or Graduate Degree in Professional Courses (B.Tech/ B.E) with NET/ GATE Qualification or Post Graduate Degree in Professional Courses (M.Tech/ M.E etc): Rs 25,000/- per month

b) Qualifications mentioned above with two years of research experience: Rs 28,000/- per month



How to Apply

Candidates can apply online (www.iitgn.ac.in)
There is no application Fee

Candidates need not send the hard copy of the application form. If candidates are applying for more than one discipline, please submit a separate application form for each discipline. On successful submission of the application form, a confirmation screen will appear with a link to download the submitted application form

Candidates need to furnish hard copy of the application form and all the documentary evidence (copies of testimonials, certificates, publications, work experience and research/ professional experience) at the time of interview. Incomplete applications will be rejected

For further information, you may contact us at [email protected]

Important Dates:

Application Form Submission Deadline: 02nd October 2016
Announcement of Shortlisted candidates: 17th October 2016
Date of Written Test & Interviews: 04th Nov to 07th November 2016
Announcement of Results: 21st November 2016
Date of Joining: December 2016

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Palaj, Gandhinagar-382355, Phone No.: +91-93284-74222, Email: [email protected], Website www.iitgn.ac.in