Home >> Admission-Notification >> PHD Admission >>

DTU PhD 2018 Admission 2018 – eligibility, application, dates

Delhi Technological University PhD Admission 2018

DTU PhD 2018 Admission 2018 - Delhi Technological University (DTU), Delhi invites applications for admission to full time and Part Time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programmes in the Department of Information Technology, Electronics & Communication and Electrical Engineering under Visvesvaraya Fellowship Scheme, Deity GOI for the session 2018

The University admits Full Time/Part-Time scholars for Ph.D. in various branches of Engineering, Sciences, Humanities and Management. The areas in which candidates may be admitted under various Departments and the seat matrix are given below:

Name of Dept.

  • Applied Physics, Management; Electrical Engineering; Applied Chemistry; Mechanical Engineering; Electronics and Communication; Humanities; Biotechnology; Computer Science and Engineering; Information Technology; Civil Engineering; Environment Engineering; Applied Mathematics
  • Seats for part time students and full-time students without scholarship shall be determined based on suitability of candidates and availability of slot with prospective supervisors
  • The seats with scholarship from other agencies like UGC, CSIR, DAE, DST etc. shall be over and above seat matrix with University scholarship
  • # marked seats are for Teaching cum Research fellow (TRF). Selection of the TRF(s) will be depending on the research potential and teaching capabilities of a candidate


Also See : Admission Notification


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant possessing a Master's degree in Engineering/Technology/ Sciences/ Management/Humanities and Social Sciences in relevant discipline or equivalent with a minimum 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA as determined by the Delhi Technological University shall be eligible to apply
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Technology having a minimum of 75% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA and having proven research capability may also be considered eligible
  • 5% relaxation in marks at the level of qualifying degree will be given to SC/ST category students for determining the eligibility conditions to appear in the screening test
  • Part-time applicants will be eligible under three categories (i) Candidates from organizations which have MOU with Delhi Technological University (ii) Organizations with R&D Labs of national repute (iii) Regular faculty/Teaching cum Research Fellow or Scientists from Educational Institutions, R&D organizations, and Govt. Department/Govt. Undertaking provided that



  • Reservation of seats for applicants in each of the categories of the Research Scholars shall be in accordance with the policies of Govt. of NCT of Delhi
  • Physically handicapped applicants may be permitted 5% marks or equivalent CGPA relaxation in eligibility requirement of or equivalent in line with the policies of Govt. of NCT of Delhi


Selection Procedure

  • Selection is based on screening test & interview, done by the PhD coordinator nominated by the Vice-Chancellor/Dean Academic (PG) in consultation with the respective departments


Application Procedure

  • The application form can be downloaded from DTU website www.dtu.ac.in and the duly filled application form be submitted in the University along with a specific demand draft of Rs.1000/- for each department applied for on or before the last date of receipt of completed application form
  • The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of "Registrar, Delhi Technological University", payable at Delhi-110042 Incomplete/late received Applications are likely to be rejected
  • The application form received after the last date will not be considered under any circumstances
  • The candidates may contact faculty members/Head of the concerned academic departments for selecting their area of research work; also, they must see updates regarding admission on the DTU Website www.dtuadmissions.nic.in


Important Dates

  • Advertisement in Newspaper: 03rd May 2018
  • Opening of website for online registration: 08th May 2018
  • Last Date for Online Registration & Fee Deposit: 13th June 2018 at 12.00 pm midnight
  • Display of List Shortlisted Candidates for Written Test on DTU Website: 20th June 2018
  • Date of Screening Test: 23rd June 2018 & 24th June 2018
  • Declaration of Result on DTU: 24th June 2018
  • Date of Interview: 05th July & 06th July 2018
  • Declaration of Final Result on DTU Website: 10th July 2018
  • Date of Admission: 13th July 2018
  • Last Date of Refund of Admission Fee: 29th July 2018
  • Display of Vacant Seat for Wait Listed Candidates on DTU Web: 06th August 2018
  • Spot Round of Admission: 14th August 2018


Delhi Technological University (DTU), Delhi

(Established by Govt. of N.C.T of Delhi vide Act 6 of 2009), (Formerly Delhi College of Engineering), Delhi Technological University (DTU), Shahbad Daulatpur, Bawana Road, Delhi-110042, Email: dsmdtu2018@gmail.com, Tel.: 011-27296203, Website www.dtu.ac.in