IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021 Dates, Application Form, Dates

 

IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021 (Dec Session)

 

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Palakkad announces PhD and MS (Research) Admission 2021 (December Session)

IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021 – Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad (IITPKD) invites applications for admission to the M.S. (Research) and PhD Programs for the academic session beginning in December 2021

IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021 Important Dates

  • Application Portal Opens : 23th October, 2021
  • Last date for submission of application online : 10th November, 2021
  • Shortlist to appear On or before : 20th November, 2021
  • Statement of purpose (SOP) to be submitted On or before : 27th November, 2021
  • Interview dates During : 01st to 14th December, 2021
  • Selection list to appear : 17th December, 2021
  • Date of Admission : To be announced

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021

Eligibility for Doctoral Program

  • The minimum educational qualifications for admission to the Ph.D. program of the Institute are as follows:

Ph.D. in Engineering 

  • Candidates with a Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record or a Master’s degree by Research in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record.
  • Candidates with Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit are eligible for the relevant Engineering discipline. They should have a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification
  • Candidates who have qualified for the award of four year Bachelor’s or integrated Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8 (7.5 for OBC- NCL and 7.0 for SC/ST/PwD) on a 10.0 point scale.

Ph.D. In Sciences 

  • Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area. Master’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology are also eligible. 
  • Candidates who have qualified for the award of four year Bachelor’s or integrated Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8 (7.5 for OBC- NCL and 7.0 for SC/ST/PwD) on a 10.0 point scale. 

Ph.D. in Humanities and Social Sciences 

  • Master’s degree in Humanities with good academic record and valid GATE score or UGC-NET/JRF or other similar National Level Fellowships or equivalent qualification tenable for the current financial year in the relevant area.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences with exceptionally good academic record with a valid GATE score.

Eligibility for M.S.(Research) Program

  • The minimum educational qualifications for admission to the MS by research degree are as follows:
  • Candidates with a four year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences or a Master’s degree in sciences with a valid GATE score in relevant discipline.
  • Candidates with a good academic record, having memberships in professional bodies, approved by the MoE/UGC/AICTE, are also eligible for admission to the MS programme of their parent discipline provided they have a valid GATE score and have passed both part A and part B of the membership examinations.
  • Candidates who have qualified for the award of four year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8.0 (7.5 for OBC- NCL and 7.0 for SC/ST/PwD) on a 10.0 point scale.

IIT Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website www.iitpkd.ac.in. & https://resap.iitpkd.ac.in/
  • Online application form is available at the Institute website iitpkd.ac.in. After filling the form, please take a printout and keep it for records.
  • A valid OBC-NCL /EWS certificate must be uploaded with the Online application and submitted at the time of admission
  • Candidates called for an interview must bring with them a printed copy of the application that they submitted online along with originals and photocopies of the relevant certificates.
  • Candidates are advised Please read the instructions given in the admission brochure carefully before filling up the application form are available in the University website

Application Fee

  • For GN/OBC-NCL/EWS Male Candidates : Rs.100/-
  • For GN/OBC-NCL/EWS Female Candidates : Rs.50/- 
  • For SC/ST and PwD candidates : Rs.50/-
  • Mode of Payment : Online through Debit Card / Credit Card / ATM cards / Online Banking

Selection Procedure

  • Eligible candidates possessing the minimum educational qualifications (as given in section 6.3) and satisfying additional and stiffer criteria set from time to time, will be called for an interview and/or test by the Selection Committee.
  • If you are shortlisted, you will be required to submit a statement of purpose (SOP) in support of your application in about 500 words in pdf format on or before November 27, 2021. If you do not submit the SOP, it will be assumed that you are not interested in the admission, and your application will not be considered further.
  • The applications of foreign nationals may be considered with or without a personal interview / test.
  • Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the interview and/or test, the Selection Committee will recommend to the Chairman, Senate the names of candidates found suitable for admission.

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