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IIT Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020, Dates, Eligibility, Application

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Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar announces Admission to PhD Programmes for 2020-21 session

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program offered in various disciplines for the academic session 2020-21.


IIT Gandhinagar PhD Programs

PhD Programmes are offered in the following disciplines-

Biological Engineering

Chemical Engineering


Civil Engineering

Cognitive Science

Computer Science and Engineering

Earth Sciences

Electrical Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

Language & Literature



Mechanical Engineering



Political Science


Social Epidemiology and Sociology




IIT Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Phase 1

Application Submission Deadline

12th February 2020

Announcement of Shortlist

19th February 2020 (Tentative)

Written Tests and/or Interviews

04th - 06th March (Tentative)

Phase 2

Application Submission Deadline

10th April 2020

Announcement of Shortlist

21st April 2020 (Tentative)

Written Tests and/or Interview

08th - 11th May 2020 (Tentative)


Eligibility Criteria for IIT Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020

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 


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


IIT Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

All applications must be submitted online at https://www.iitgn.ac.in/phd.htm. If you are applying for more than one discipline, please submit a separate application for each discipline.

Please save the soft copy of online application form. You need to furnish hardcopy of the application form and self- attested copies of all the relevant documents at the time of interview.

Incomplete applications will be rejected


Application Fees

SC/ST/PD Category

Rs. 100/-


Rs. 200/-


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


Also See:

PhD in Physics Admissions 2019

PhD in Biology Admissions 2019

PhD in Mass Communication Admissions 2019

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PhD in Bioinformatics Admissions 2019

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PhD in History

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Phd in Sociology

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