PhD Admission 2017 at BITS Mesra Ranchi
Birla Institute of Technology (BITS) Mesra Ranchi has invited applications for admission to PhD programs 2017 under full-time / part-time categories for 2017 spring session.
PhD Programs in Departments: Animation & Multimedia, Architecture, Bio-Engineering, Chemical Engineering & Technology, Chemistry, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Science & Technology, Physics, Production Engineering, Remote Sensing and Space Engineering & Rocketry.
Eligibility Criteria for PhD Admission 2017
Applicants with following qualification shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D Programme of the Institute:
Applicants possessing M.Tech/M.E/M.Sc. (Engg)/M.Arch/M.Pharm /M.Sc. /MCA / MBA or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University / Institute with minimum 60% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying exam are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their Specialization.
Applicants possessing B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc. (Engg)/ B.Pharm/BArch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70% or 7.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying examination and a valid GATE score with a minimum of 80 percentile are eligible to apply.
Applicants possessing B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc. (Engg)/B.Pharm/BArch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70% or 7.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying examination and employed in R&D organisations and having ten years’ experience with good research credentials are eligible to apply.
Relaxation for SC/ST Applicants: Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks for SC/ST applicants.
Selection to the PhD programs would be based on performance in a written test, previous academic record and an interview. Only such applicants, who obtain the minimum required marks in aptitude test, subject specific test and the indicated total percentage of marks, will be considered for final preparation of result as given below:
General [Aptitude Test (100%) = 40%; Subject Test (100%) = 40%; Academic Record (60%); Interview (40%) and total (300%) = 50%].
SC/ST [Aptitude Test (100%) = 35%; Subject Test (100%) = 35%; Academic Record (60%); Interview (40%) and total (300%) = 45%].
Institute fellowships are available for full-time scholars.
Only those with superior performance in the PhD Entrance Test shall be eligible for Institute Fellowship with initial amount of Rs.12000/- per month for the first year.
After satisfactory performance (i.e. clearing all the registered subjects and getting the synopsis approved) in the first year, the Institute fellowship will be enhanced to Rs.15000/- (Rs.14000/- for Science Departments) per month in second year.
Only if a student publishes at least one research paper in SCI journals of repute, then his/her Institute fellowship amount will be enhanced to Rs.18000/- per month (Rs.16000/- for Science depts.) in the third year.
Applicants who have qualified in UGC-JRF/CSIR- NET/any other national level test for pursuing PhD would avail the fellowships directly from the respective organizations.
How to Apply?
To apply for the PhD Program (Session Spring 2017) of the Institute, eligible applicants must download and print the application form available on website www.bitmesra.ac.in.
Applicants must send the completed form along with two recent colour photograph and photocopies of all mark sheets and certificates with crossed Demand Draft (DD) for Rs.2500/- (Rs.1500/- for SC/ST) non-refundable in favour of “Birla Institute of Technology”, payable at Ranchi.
Applicants must send in A4 size envelope by speed post / reliable courier (means by which sender may track its movement on internet) to the office of Dean, Admissions & Academic Coordination, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi-835215.
Important Dates for BIT Ranchi PhD Admission 2017
Availability of Application Form (Online): October 13th 2016
Last date to Apply Online: November 17th 2016
Last date for Receipt of Completed Forms at Mesra: November 22nd 2016
Date for Entrance Test: December 15th 2016 (Thursday)
Declaration of 1st Provisional Selection List on the Institute Website/NB: December 17th 2016
Date of Admission by December 23rd 2016
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