Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology M.Tech and PhD Admission 2021 Application Form, Dates

Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIP) announces Admission to M Tech and Ph D Programs for July 2021 session (Odd Semester)

RGIPT M.Tech & PhD Admission 2021 – Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) invites applications for admission to various M.Tech and PhD Program offered for Odd (July) Semester of the Academic Session 2021-22
Read on for more details on RGIPT M.Tech & PhD Admission 2021

Program offered

M.Tech Programs

  • M Tech in Petroleum Engineering with specialization in Drilling Engineering or Production Engineering or Reservoir Engineering
  • M Tech in Chemical Engineering with specialization in Petroleum Refinery Engineering or Biofuel-Bioenergy

PhD Programs

  • PhD Department in Engineering, Sciences, Humanities & Management Studies

RGIPT M.Tech & PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

  • Opening of admission portal for online submission of application form: April 09, 2021
  • Last date of submission of application fee: June 30, 2021
  • Last date for notification of shortlisted candidates to be called for interview on admission portal: July 05, 2021
  • Date of Written Test and/or Interview: July 11-13, 2021
  • Announcement of list of candidates offered admission including wait candidates on Institute website: July 17, 2021
  • Last date for submission of registration fee (1st round): July 22, 2021
  • Second round of offer: July 23, 2021
  • Last date for submission of registration fee (2nd round): July 28, 2021
  • Third round of offer: July 29, 2021
  • Last date for submission of registration fee (3rd round): August 01, 2021
  • Date of physical registration in Department concerned: August 01, 2021
  • Commencement of Classes: August 02, 2021

Eligibility Criteria for RGIPT M.Tech & PhD Admission 2021

For M Tech Programs

  • A candidate may apply for any of the four categories of registration as described below, subject to the fulfillment eligibility criteria:
  • M Tech in Petroleum: Engineering with specialization in Drilling Engineering or Production Engineering or Reservoir Engineering B Tech or an equivalent degree in Petroleum Engg./Petroleum Technology/Chemical Engineering and allied areas with a valid GATE score in Petroleum Engineering/Chemical Engineering.
  • M Tech in Chemical Engineering with specialization in Petroleum Refinery Engineering or Biofuel-Bioenergy: B Tech or an equivalent degree in Chemical Engineering or Bio-Chemical Engineering /Electrochemical Engineering /Energy Engineering /Environmental Engineering /Petrochemical Engineering /Chemical Technology/Oil Technology with a valid GATE score in Chemical Engineering

For PhD Programs

  • A candidate may apply for any of the four categories of registration subject to the fulfillment of requirements, minimum qualification and eligibility criteria.

PhD in Engineering

  • A minimum of 65% marks or 6.5 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Master’s degree level
  • A minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Bachelor’s degree level
  • Applicants with Master’s degree in engineering in the discipline concerned or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Master’s degree level.
  • Applicants with Bachelor’s degree in engineering in the discipline concerned or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 75% marks or 7.5 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Bachelor’s degree level. Applicant with more than two years of professional experience, the minimum requirement shall be 70% marks or 7.0 CPI (on 10 point scale) at Bachelor degree provided the degree is from an Institution funded by the Central Government.
  • Applicants with Master’s degree in science as an allied discipline/area (where science is an allied discipline), must satisfy each.
  • PhD in Sciences: Applicants with Master’s degree in science in the discipline concerned or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Master’s degree level.
  • Applicants with four year Bachelor’s degree in Science in the discipline concerned or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 75% marks or 7.5 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Bachelor’s degree level. Applicant with more than two years of professional experience, the minimum requirement shall be 70% marks or 7.0 CPI (on 10 point scale) at Bachelor degree provided the degree is from an Institution funded by the Central Government.

PhD in Humanities

  • Applicants with Master’s degree in Engineering with a minimum CPI of 6.00 on a 10.0 point scale (or 60% marks) in the qualifying degree.
  • Applicants with Master’s degree in Humanities/Science or allied discipline with a minimum CPI of 6.00 on a 10.0 point scale (or 60% marks) in the qualifying degree.
  • Applicants with Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Sciences (4-Year program) with a minimum CPI of 7.50 on a 10.0 point scale (or 75% marks) in the Bachelor degree. Applicant with more than two years of professional experience, the minimum requirement shall be 70% marks or 7.0 CPI (on 10 point scale) at Bachelor degree provided the degree is from an Institution funded by the Central Government.

PhD in Management Studies

  • Applicants with Master’s degree or equivalent in the management or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Master’s degree level.
  • Applicants with Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline or in an allied discipline must have a minimum of 75% marks or 7.5 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at the Bachelor’s degree level. Applicant with more than two years of professional experience, the minimum requirement shall be 70% marks or 7.0 CPI (on a 10.0 point scale) at Bachelor degree provided the degree is from an Institution funded by the Central Government.

RGIPT M.Tech & PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through official website https://rgipt.ac.in
  • Admission Form should be submitted online before the last date as specified under Important Dates.
  • Candidates are advised to keep the testimonials, certificates, work experience, research/professional experience etc. ready before beginning the process of filling the online application form.

Application Fee (Non Refundable)

  • Non-refundable application fee should be submitted before filing of application form
  • Rs. 500/- (Five hundred only) for GEN and OBC
  • Rs. 250/- (Two hundred fifty only) for SC, ST and PwD

Selection Process

M.Tech Program

  • For Full time regular category, candidates shortlisted on the basis of GATE Score which is valid and above the qualifying pass mark, may be selected for M Tech programmes either on the basis of their GATE score or written test or interview or on the basis of any combination of these as declared by the individual department.
  • The non-GATE candidates have to qualify the written test and the Interview for selection into M Tech programmes at Bengaluru PG centre.
  • For admission under other categories, candidates are exempted from appearing in the written test.

PhD Program

  • Admission will be based on a written test and interview of the candidates shortlisted by the Department/School concerned.

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