National Institute of Technology (NIT) Delhi announces Admission to PhD Program for Spring Session 2023, Apply now


NIT Delhi PhD Admissions 2023 – National Institute of Technology Delhi (NIT Delhi) is inviting online applications for admission into Ph.D (Full Time/ Part-Time/ Sponsored) Program in the following Departments/Broad Area of Research for Spring Semester of the academic year 2023-24.


NIT Delhi PhD Admissions 2023



  • (1) Electrical & Electronics Engineering; (2) Electronics & Communication Engineering; (3) Computer Science and Engineering; (4) Mechanical Engineering; (5) Applied Sciences (a) Mathematics; (b) Physics; (c) Chemistry; (d) Humanities and Management; (e) Environmental Studies
  • Total No. of tentative PhD admissions are 28 (twenty eight) (with MHRD scholarship), however the number of seats for PhD may vary


PhD Category

  • There are three categories under NIT PhD Admission:
  • Full time- Stipendiary Category
  • Full time- Project Category
  • Full time- Non Stipendiary Category
  • NIT’s also offers PhD (Part time – External / On campus categories) which are classified as
  • Part time (external)
  • Part time (on-campus)


Important Dates

  • Last date for submission of Applications (Strictly through Online Mode): 23rd May, 2023
  • Display of list of eligible candidates by the concerned HOD in the Institute website: 27th May, 2023
  • Written Test: 01st June, 2023
  • Display of list of candidates eligible for presentation & interview: 1st June, 2023
  • Presentation/interview by all eligible candidates 1st & 2nd June, 2023
  • Display of list of selected candidates 5th June, 2023
  • Deposition of fee (Online) 6th June, 2023
  • Physical Reporting in the Institute As per academic
  • Commencement of classes calendar of NIT Delhi


Eligibility Criteria

    • Mandatory Requirement: The candidate must have a qualified score in the GATE/NET in a related branch of Engineering/Technology/Science of any year.
  • Minimum Educational Qualifications for Admission
  • PhD in Engineering: Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in the relevant area of research along with Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate branch of Engineering/Technology or equivalent with a first class or equivalent Grade Point at Master’s and/or Bachelor’s level.
  • PhD in Sciences: Master’s Degree in appropriate branch of Science/Humanities/Social Sciences/Management or equivalent with a first class or equivalent Grade Point. The candidate must also have a valid GATE score or NET certificate.


Application Process

  • The application form can be downloaded from the institute website
  • A non-refundable application fee of Rs.1000/- (Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PH candidates) is to be paid through a crossed demand draft drawn in favour of Director, National Institute of Technology Delhi payable at Delhi.
  • The Registrar, National Institute of Technology Delhi, Sector A-7, Institutional Area, IAMR Campus, Narela, Delhi – 110040.


Selection Procedure

  • The candidate will be selected on the basis of Screening Test and Interview.
  • Screening Test – It will be of MCQ mode having 60 Questions to be attempted in 1.5 Hour. A candidate securing at least 40% marks in the screening test shall be declared qualified for the selection process
  • Interview – The candidates who have qualified the screening test will be called for the interview. At the time of interview, candidates will be asked to present their research interest/area along with interaction with the subject experts.


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


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