IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020, Dates, Eligibility , Application Form

IIT Guwahati Ph.D. Admission


Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati Admission to PhD Programmes for December 2020 Session

IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati invites applications for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in various Departments for academic session commencing in December 2020.

Read ahead for details such as application process, important dates, fee and more for IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 from the page below



Department offering PhD Program

    1. Computer Science and Engineering

    2. Electronics and Electrical Engineering

    3. Mechanical Engineering

    4. Civil Engineering

    5. Biosciences and Bioengineering

    6. Chemical Engineering

    7. Design

    8. Physics

    9. Chemistry

    10. Mathematics

    11. Humanities and Social Sciences

    12. Energy

    13. Environment

    14. Nanotechnology

    15. Rural Technology

    16. Linguistic Science and Technology

    17. Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Research

 IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Start Date of online application

20th October 2020

Last date of submission of online application

10th November 2020

Eligibility Criteria for  IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020

  • Should have Passed Master’s degree in Sciences/ Humanities and Social Sciences/ Design in a relevant area with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of either 6.0 or 60% of marks.

  • Should have Passed Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Sciences or equivalent in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of either 7.0 or 70% of marks.

  • Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests – UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE

  • The selection process through National level examinations conducted by MHRD and its Agencies and Institutions such as UGC/IIT/IISc./IISER/IIIT, etc.

 IIT Guwahati PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online only through official website https://www.iitg.ac.in
  • Applications are to be submitted online. If you are applying to more than one Department/Centre, then can apply with the same registration.
  • The candidates desirous to seek admission are required to apply online. Only those applicants, who apply online before the last date and satisfy the eligibility criteria, will be considered for admission.
  • At the end of the online application process, each candidate needs to make payment of application (processing) fee online. The applications without successful (online) payment of application fee shall be rejected.

Application Fee

All Female Candidates


All Transgender Candidates


All SC/ ST/ PwD Candidates


All Other Candidates


Mode of Payment

Online through Credit Card/Debit Card/Internet banking

Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on written test and/ or interview.


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