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NIT Silchar PhD Admission 2018 – Eligibility, Application

 

NIT Silchar PhD Admission 2018 – July-December

NIT Silchar PhD Admission 2018 – Applications are invited by NIT Silchar for admission into PhD Program in the following departments for July – December 2018 Session

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Silchar, an institute of national importance, has released PhD admission notification for July-December 2018 session. Assistantship is provided as per Ministry of HRD guidelines

NIT Silchar
  • National Institute of Technology, Silchar is one of the 30 National Institutes of Technology of India and was established in 1967 as a Regional Engineering College in Assam
  • In 2002 it was upgraded to the status of National Institute of Technology and was declared as Institute of National Importance under the National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007

Also See : Admission Notification

Important Dates

  • Last date of submission of form to the Institute 28th May 2018
  • List of short-listed candidates to be uploaded in the institute website 01st June 2018
  • Date of Written Test & Counselling & Verification: 08th & 09th June 2018
  • Date of Sending recommended List: 11th June 2018
  • List of provisionally selected candidates to be uploaded in the Institute website including waitlist in GROPU A: 13th June 2018
  • Period of Registration for First List: 14th to 20th June 2018
  • Website Announcement of Number of vacant seats in GROUP A: 21st June 2018
  • Period of spot registration for waitlisted candidates in GROUP A: 28th June 2018
Dept. /Specializations
  • Civil Engineering: Structural Engg; Water Resource Engg; Earthquake Engg; Transportation Engg; Geotechnical Engg; Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Eng.: Thermal Engineering, Heat Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Combustion, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Alternate Fuels, Solar Energy, Wind Turbines, Hydraulic Turbines, Spray Combustion, Fatigue & Fracture, Micro-machining, Engg Material, Renewable Energy, Composite Materials, Fracture Mechanics, Biomechanics, Industrial Management, Design, Fluid Dynamics, I.C. Engine, Applied Mechanics, Polymer nano-composite, Molecular Dynamics, Microfluidics, Advanced Manufacturing Processes
  • Electrical Eng.: Power Electronic Converter/Inverter; AGC; Smart Grid; Power System Optimization; Signal Processing; Low Power VLSI Design; Nano-electronics (specially CNT and Nano-wires); Image Processing; Power Electronics Application in Renewable based Power Generation & Control; Coordination of Renewable Energy Sources; Electric Drives; Control System; Fractional Order Controller; Chaos and its Control; Stability & Control of time-delay System; Dynamics & Stability of Neural Network; Application of delay feedback Control in Robotics & Motion Control; Power Quality Improvement in Distributed Generation System
  • Electronics & Communication Engg.: MEMS; Semiconductor Device, Modelling and Simulations; Nanotechnology; Electronic Circuits; Communication Engg; Wireless Technologies; Power Electronics; RF & Microwave Engg; Antenna & Wave Propagation; Applied Electromagnetic; Antenna Array Processing; Signal Processing; Speech Processing; Image and Video Processing; Biomedical Signal Processing; Microelectronics & VLSI Design
  • Computer Science & Engg.: Machine Learning; Speech Processing; Computer Networks; Cloud Computing
  • Electronics & Instrumentation Engg.: Sensors & Emerging Fields of Sensor Technology; Instrumentation and Control; Industrial and Process Control; Fractional Order Control System; VLSI System Design; Intelligent Instrumentation; Biomedical Instrumentation and Signal Processing; Image Processing
  • Physics: Multiferroics, Structural Phase Transitions in Oxides Perovskites; Semiconductor Nanostructure and Devices; High-k gate dielectric for nano-scaled MOSFETs, Transition metal oxide for Resistive Random-Access Memory
  • Chemistry: Synthesis of Bivalent Oregano Sulphur Compounds and their applications; Green and Environmental Chemistry; Petroleum Residue Upgradation, Water Pollution, Nanomaterials, Nanocomposites, Adsorption, Water Treatment, Waste Plastic Recycling; Solvation Dynamics, Photochemistry of Organic Bio-Molecules; Organic Synthesis; Nanomaterials Synthesis, Nanocomposites, Conducting Polymers, Catalysis; Multi Component Utilisation of fly ash from different Thermal Power Plants and Paper Mills
  • Mathematics: Complex Analysis, Signal Processing, Fractal Geometry; Spectral Element Methods; Functional Differential Equation; Fuzzy Topology; Fuzzy Optimization, Operation; Research, Uncertainty Modelling; Mathematical Modelling; Evolutionary Optimization; CFD
  • Humanities & Social: Sciences; International Trade; Development Economics
  • Management Studies: Finance, Marketing, General Management

Admission Group

  • There are two Groups (A and B) of admission under Ph.D. Program
    1. GROUP A: PhD Program – Regular Category who may receive fellowship from the MHRD / CSIR/UGC or any other recognized funding agency

 

  • Fellowship: As per MHRD / CSIR / UGC guidelines

 

  • Research Fellowship is available to the scholars who are admitted to PhD Programs in different departments subject to the availability as stipulated by Ministry of Human Resources Development
  • The award and renewal of the fellowship is as per the guidelines issued by MHRD, from time to time

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualifications
For application in GROUP A
  • Students for admission into Ph.D. Programs in Engineering Departments must satisfy one of the following criteria:
  • M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent in an appropriate area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks). For SC/ST candidates, a minimum CPI of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (55% of marks) and;
  • B.E./B.Tech. with an excellent academic record with valid GATE score and with a CPI of at least 8.0 (on 10 point scale) or equivalent (75% of marks). For graduates from IITs/NITs, the minimum CPI requirement is 7.0 (on 10 point scale). For SC/ST candidates, there is a relaxation of 0.5 CPI or 5% of marks
  • Students for admission into the Ph.D. Programs in Science departments must have a Master degree in the relevant discipline) with a valid GATE / UGC / CSIR / NBHM / NET score for admission with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks). For SC/ST candidates, a minimum CPI of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (55% of marks) with a valid GATE/UGC / CSIR/NBHM/NET score for admission
  • Students for admission into the PhD Programs in Mgt. Studies departments must have a Master’s degree in Business Administration or Master’s degree in Engineering /Technology with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks) or Master degree in other disciplines with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks)
  • For SC/ST candidates, a minimum CPI of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (55% of marks). A valid score in NET / GATE/UGC / CAT / ATMA / XAT / MAT is required for all
Group B: PhD Program
  • Following students will be considered under this GROUP:
  • Regular- The regular students are those who work full-time for their Ph.D. and self-financed
  • Sponsored – who are employed in a Central/State Govt. Departments/PSUs/Reputed Educational Institutes/Research organizations/Reputed Industries for doing research in the Institute on a full-time basis. He/She should have at least two years of working experience in the respective field
  • Candidate must submit the filled-in sponsorship letter (FORM I) from the employer with the application for admission. He / She shall not be entitled to any financial support from the Institute
Part-Time
  • This category refers to the candidates who are professionally employed personnel. They have to stay in the Institute/around the Institute at least during the period of course work so that they can attend regular classes as per the Institute academic norm
  • Students for admission into Ph.D. Programs in Engineering Departments must satisfy one of the following criteria:
  • M.E./M Tech. or equivalent in an appropriate area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks). For SC/ST candidates, a minimum CPI of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (55% of marks) and
  • B.E./B.Tech. with an excellent academic record with valid GATE score and with a CPI of at least 8.0 (on 10 point scale) or equivalent (75% of marks). For graduates from IITs/NITs, the minimum CPI requirement is 7.0 (on 10 point scale). For SC/ST candidates, there is a relaxation of 0.5 CPI or 5% of marks
  • Students for admission into the PhD Programs in Science departments must have a Master’s degree in the relevant discipline) with a minimum CPI of 6.5 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (60% of marks)
  • For SC/ST candidates, a minimum CPI of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent (55% of marks)) is required

Application Procedure

 

  • Downloadable application form with other relevant papers is available in the Institute’s website www.nits.ac.in

 

  • The filled in and sign Application Form must be accompanied with an Application Fee of Rs.500/- (for General/OBC) OR Rs.250/- (for SC/ST) in the form of crossed Demand Draft (photocopy) in favour of Director, N.I.T. Silchar, payable at Silchar; otherwise, the application form will be treated as cancelled
  • Hard copy Application form complete in all respects should reach the office of Dean (Research and Consultancy), NIT Silchar., within 28th May 2018 by 5.00 pm
  • Application form (scanned) complete in all respects must be emailed to email address –director@nits.ac.in with copy to directornits@gmail.com and deanrcnits@gmail.com within 28th May 2018 by 05.00 pm Subject line should be “Application for PhD Program – Name of the department – Group A / Group B”
  • The candidates are advised to give their latest contact nos./e-mail ids in the application form
  • Institute reserves the right to reject any or all applications or it may amend any of the clauses above as per orders of the competent authority/ Government of India

NIT Silchar

National Institute of Technology Silchar, Director: Prof. Rajat Gupta (I/C Director), Cachar, Assam, Pin Code: 788010, Phone No.: 03842-242273 / 03842-224879, Mob. No.: +91-9435171942, Email ID: director@nits.ac.in, Website www.nits.ac.in

 

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