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MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019, Dates, Eligibility, Application

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Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT) announces Admission to PhD Program 2019

MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019 - Applications are invited by Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Program in Engineering, Management, Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) for Even Semester, Session 2019–2020.


Department and Vacant Seat Matrix

  1. Department of Applied Mechanics; Biotechnology; Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Civil Engineering; Computer Science and Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Electronics & Communication Engineering; GIS Cell; Humanities and Social Sciences; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Physics; School of Management Studies


No. of Seats

  1. Total - 106 Seats


See: PHD Admissions


MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019 Important Dates

  1. Advertisement for Ph.D. admission: 29th April 2019
  2. Start of online application process: 29th April 2019
  3. Closing date for online application process: 20th May 2019 up to 5.00PM
  4. Last date for receipt of the printed and signed application form: 20th May 2019 up to 5.30PM
  5. Declaration of list of shortlisted candidates for written examination: 27th May 2019
  6. Written examination in all Departments: 11th June 2019
  7. Interview: 12 th June 2019
  8. Declaration of Ph.D. admission result: 24th June 2019
  9. Last date for seat acceptance and Submission of Institute fee by the selected candidates: 04th July 2019
  10. Declaration of Ph.D. allotment results of waitlisted candidates (if any seat is left vacant): 05th July 2019
  11. Last date for seat acceptance and Submission of Institute fee by the selected candidates: 15th July 2019
  12. Physical registration ( for all selected candidates): 18th July 2019


Eligibility Criteria for MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019

  1. The eligibility conditions given below shall be considered to be the absolute minimum. Departments may prescribe any requirements over and above these.
  2. Candidates must have minimum marks of 60% aggregate or 6.5 C.P.I. (Cumulative Performance Index in ten point scale) in qualifying examination. For SC/ST candidates, minimum marks will be 55% aggregate or 6.0 CPI.


Ph.D. in Engineering

  1. Candidate with a Master degree in relevant branch of Engineering/Technology with marks not below 60% or CPI 6.5; or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Master’s Degree in Science/Applied biological sciences/Computer Application or any appropriate discipline with a minimum of 75% marks or CPI 8.0.


Ph.D. in Management

  1. Applicant with a Master’s Degree in Management/Technology/ Engineering/ Economics/ Commerce / Science / Computer Applications/Social Science with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CPI 6.5; or
  2. Applicant with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a minimum of 75% marks or CPI 8.0, or Qualified Chartered Accountant having minimum three years of professional experience as practicing Chartered Accountant with a minimum of 60% marks at both graduation level, as well as CA examination.


See: PhD Admission in Management


Ph.D. in Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS)

  1. Applicant with a  Master’s Degree in the relevant subject with a minimum of 60% Marks or CPI 6.5; or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Pharmacy with marks not below 75% or CPI 8.0.


Ph.D. in Geographic Information System (GIS) Cell

  1. Applicant with a  M.Tech. or equivalent in GIS & Remote Sensing/Civil Engineering/Computer Science and Engineering/Electronics/Information Technology/Agriculture Engineering/Mining Engineering with a minimum marks 60% or CPI 6.5. or
  2. Applicant with a M.Sc. or equivalent degree in GIS & Remote Sensing/Applied Geology/ Geophysics/Geography/Environmental Science/Computer Science or degree in Master of Computer Application with a minimum marks 75% or CPI 8.0. or
  3. Applicant with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a minimum 75% marks or CPI 8.0


  1. All candidates who are applying for Course category 11 (Full Time Stipendiary) must have valid GATE score (above cut-off) of any year /NET in relevant branch/subject.
  2. Where the eligibility qualification is Master’s Degree in Science/Computer Application/Commerce /Economics/English/Management or any subject of Humanities/ Life Sciences or Social Science, NET/ GATE qualification is mandatory (except for course category 13, 14 and only those receiving fellowships from UGC, CSIR, DST, etc. under course category 12).


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MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019 Admission Procedure

  1. Admission to the Ph.D. Programme of eligible candidates shall be based on written examination and/or interviews except course category 14 (The candidates of category 14 shall be admitted after checking their eligibility criteria by selection committee and shall be exempted from any Test/Interview).
  2. The list of candidates eligible to appear in the written test will be displayed on the portal as per specified schedule. The applicants will report for the written examination with the condition that they have ascertained their eligibility as per the Information Brochure. Institute will verify the eligibility only at the time of interview or date of document verification.
  3. Shortlisted candidates after written exam will be allowed for interview only after verification of documents (original).
  4. The offer of admission shall also stand withdrawn if the candidate fails to register by the last date of registration after accepting the offer of admission.
  5. Candidates applying for admission under course category 11 (Full Time Institute stipendiary) must have valid GATE score/NET in relevant branch/subject. Please refer eligibility criteria given in section 2 and Note under Eligibility Criteria (Page 4) for more details.


Important Notes

  1. Separate application forms must be filled for courses offered by different departments along with the prescribed fee.
  2. All updates/notifications/results will be declared through admission portal www.academics.mnnit.ac.in/admission2019 only. No separate admit card/letter will be sent by the institute for attending the written examination/Interview.



  1. Reservation will be applied across the Institute in each course category as per Govt. of India norms.
  2. Number of seats may vary depending upon availability of Supervisors in a particular department and will be decided at the time of interview.


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Fee Structure

Institute fee

  1. 1st Semester - Rs. 43500
  2. All Intermediate Semesters - Rs. 38500
  3. Final Semester - Rs 40500
  4. Note: The above fee does not include the mess charges. Day scholars will be required to pay Rs. 12000 less (Tentative) in every semester.


Mess fee

  1. Hostel Mess charges for the Ph.D. first semester is Rs. 17,000.00 and required to be deposited at the time of registration (in case hostel is allotted) in the form of demand draft drawn in favour of 'Chief Warden MNNIT Allahabad” payable at Allahabad. However, the mess charges may be revised and the same will be informed to the students.


See: PhD in Computer Science Admission


MNNIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2019 Application Process

  1. Applicants are required to submit their application through on-line application system using the portal https://academics.mnnit.ac.in/admission 2019 only.
  2. ‘No other means of application shall be acceptable’.
  3. Two steps in online application procedure

Step 1

  1. Register by filling your personal details and pay fee by using payment link (online payment)
  2. An application ID will be provided in this step, which will be required in step 2. Application fee is Rs. 1200/- for Open and OBC-NC candidates for each programme. For SC/ST category admission fee is Rs. 600.00 for each programme.

Step 2

  1. Online filling of application form: Log-in with application ID provided in step 1 - Before starting the online filling of application form, please make sure that you have soft copy of your passport size photograph in JPEG (up to 30 kb) format.
  2. After login, follow the instructions for filling application form. Take print out of the form, attach photocopy of documents as mentioned and send on the address.
  3. Admission Cell, Office of the Dean (Academic),  Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj – 211 004
  4. On the top of the envelope, please write the name of the department/Course category Code in which you are applying, e.g. “Application for Ph.D. in ……Department/Course Category (XX)”.


MNNIT, Allahabad

Admission Cell, Office of the Dean (Academic), Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Prayagraj -211004, Phone: Office: (0532)-2271049; Fax: (0532) 2445101, Email ID: admissioncell@mnnit.ac.in Website www.mnnit.ac.in



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