Ph.D Programmes

   RESEARCH PROGRAMMES [Ph.D. / M.S(Engg.) / M.S(Research)]

Eligibility

Candidates with an M Sc. or equivalent, B.E/B.Tech or equivalent or M.E/M. Tech or equivalent or B.VSc/M.VSc or MBBS/MD as applicable to individual Units as given in the table below are eligible to apply.  They should have at least 55% in their highest University examination and should also have qualified in any one of the National exams: GATE/JEST/GPAT/UGC /CSIR -NET-JRF/ICMR-JRF/DBT-JRF/INSPIRE-JRF. The award certificate/score card of such test should be valid as on 1st August 2022. Candidates applying through INSPIRE mode must possess valid provisional INSPIRE offer issued by the DST for consideration of their application during selection.

It is desirable that  ME/M.Tech or equivalent degree holders  qualify in one of the national exams mentioned above.

Sl No.

Unit

Eligible Education qualifications

Qualifying in any one of the national entrance tests

  1. 1.

Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in Electronics, Chemical/Mathematical/Physical/ Materials Science.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Polymer/ Engineering Physics/Nano Technology/Chemical.

 

3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Polymer/Engineering Physics/Nano Technology/Chemical

Valid GATE /JEST score / CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR- JRF / INSPIRE

Qualifying in one of the national exam mentioned above is desirable

2.

Engineering Mechanics Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in Mathematical/Physical Sciences.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Aerospace/Mechanical/Metallurgy/Polymer/ Engineering Physics/Chemical.

Valid GATE /JEST score / CSIR-JRF /UGC- JRF/ INSPIRE

3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Aerospace/Mechanical/Metallurgy/Polymer/   Engineering Physics/Chemical/Atmospheric Science.

Qualifying in the national exam is desirable

3.

New Chemistry Unit

Master’s Degree in Chemistry.

Valid GATE score / CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF / INSPIRE

4.

Theoretical Sciences Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in Electronics, Chemical/Mathematical/Physical/Materials Sciences.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Aerospace/ Engineering Physics/ Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Sciences.

Valid GATE /JEST score / CSIR-JRF/UGC- JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR- JRF / INSPIRE

3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Aerospace / Engineering Physics/ Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Sciences.

Qualifying in the national exam is desirable

5.

Evolutionary and Integrative Biology Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Life Sciences / any area of Biological Sciences/Mathematics/Physics.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Biological Engineering, or any Biology related area.

3. MBBS /M.D.

4. B.VSc / M.VSc

Valid GATE /JEST score / CSIR-JRF/UGC- JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR- JRF / ICAR AICE-JRF/INSPIRE

Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Biological Engineering, or any Biology related area.

Qualifying in the national exam is desirable

6.

Neuroscience Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Biological/Life Sciences/Pharmacy.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any Biology related area.

3. MBBS /M.D.

Valid GATE /JEST/GPAT score / CSIR-JRF/UGC- JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR- JRF / INSPIRE

Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any Biology related area.

Qualifying in the national exam is desirable.

7.

Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit

1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Chemical/ Biological/Life Sciences.

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any Biology related area.

3. MBBS /M.D.

Valid GATE /JEST/ score / CSIR-JRF/UGC- JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR- JRF / INSPIRE

Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any Biology related area.

Qualifying in the national exam is desirable.


Selection procedure

Candidates are short-listed for an interview based on their performance in the national entrance test and qualifying degree. The selection is based on the performance in the interview (in some units, an aptitude test/preliminary interview may precede the final interview).

Note: Keeping in view the pandemic situation, interviews will be held online. If there’s any change, it will be notified on the admissions website.

Fellowships:
Ph D students will receive JRF/SRF (as per Govt. norms) of Rs. 31,000/- p.m (first two years) - 35,000 (next three years). 

M S (Research)/ M S (Engg.) students will receive scholarship of Rs. 31,000/- p.m 

Medical / Insurance facility : Students are automatically enrolled in a Group Insurance Scheme and a Comprehensive Medical Scheme and have access to an on-campus doctor, as well as to medical facilities elsewhere.

Travel grants:

Ph.D: One time  students travel grant upto Rs.1,00,000/- is provided to attend international/national conferences.

MS(Engg.)/MS(Research) :  One time students travel grant upto Rs.40,000/- is provided to attend international/national conferences.

Our students have attended conferences in countries such as Korea, Iran, France, Singapore, the United States of America, Japan, Sweden, Italy, Israel, etc.

Tution Fee, etc : Current norms for payment of tuition fees is Rs.10,000/- per annum for Ph.D and Rs.7,000/- for MS(Engg.)/MS(Research). In addition, Rs 200 as medical charges and group insurance fee of Rs. 25 will be charged every month.