Start-early PhD Fellowship 2019 for early entry to PhD Programs at IIT Gandhinagar
IIT Gandhinagar Start-early PhD Fellowship 2019 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar announces admissions for the Start-early PhD Fellowship for 2019-20 session from eligible B. Tech final year students from IITs
IIT Gandhinagar recognizes the importance of creating opportunities for aspiring young learners to gain entry into the exciting arena of scientific research
The Start Early PhD Fellowship of IITGN is conceived to meet this need. This full-time residential fellowship is designed to enable budding engineers to gain early entry into the PhD Programs at IIT Gandhinagar
The objective of this Program is to put promising young undergraduate students from diverse disciplines on the fast-track mode of cutting edge technological research in order to prepare them to participate in the process of nation building
Important Dates for IIT Gandhinagar Start-early PhD Fellowship 2018
Application Form Submission Deadline 05th October 2018
Written Test and/or Interview: 27th to 28th October 2018
Announcement of List of Selected Candidates: November 2018
Course Joining: July 2019
B.Tech. students (Class of 2019) from NITs and other select colleges, who are among the top five rank holders in the department at the end of their third year (You may check with HOD/Director of your college to see if your college is included in the list of select colleges. You may also contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to check the eligibility).
B.Tech. students (Class of 2019) from IITs with a CPI/CGPA of not less than 6.0 at the end of their third year.
No GATE qualification requirement
Rs. 35,000/- per month (with valid GATE score)
Rs. 25,000/- per month (without GATE score)
Earn a PhD degree directly after Bachelor’s degree
Get generous financial support in terms of stipend and travel grants.
A full time residential researcher (RR) Program
Admission is generally offered on the basis of an interview, which is supplemented by a written test if necessary. The final selection will be mainly based on academic credentials, written test and/or interview.
The written test is generally based on the topics related to general aptitude (logical reasoning, analytical and numerical ability, etc.), writing skills, and basic courses of various disciplines at undergraduate level. The candidates who do not qualify in the written test need not appear for interview. The reserved category candidates will be given due relaxation in cut off marks as per the norms.
Application Process for IIT Gandhinagar Start-early PhD Fellowship 2018
All applications must be submitted online www.iitgn.ac.in
Application portal is currently open for admission to the Start Early PhD Program beginning in July 2019. Final year B.Tech. students (graduating in 2019) from select institutes are eligible to apply and all applications must be submitted online
Please save the application form. You need to furnish hardcopy of the application form and all the documentary evidence (copies of testimonials, certificates, publications, work experience and research/professional experience) at the time of interview. Incomplete applications will be rejected
There is NO application fee
You NEED NOT send the hard-copy of the application form