Indian Institute of Technology Ropar

PhD Admission 2018 | PhD Program 2018 at IIT Ropar

IIT Ropar PhD Admission 2018: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Ropar has invited applications for PhD Programs in various disciplines of the academic year 2018.

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IIT Ropar Phd Program 2018 Eligibility criteria and areas of research for each department are given below:

Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Eligibility Criteria: M.Tech / M.E / M.S or equivalent qualification in computer science and engineering or equivalent degree with 60 percent marks (or 6.5-grade point out of 10) (55 percent marks for SC/ST).

However, exceptional applicants having B.Tech / B.E qualification with valid GATE score can apply for direct admission to PhD program.

An applicant with a Bachelor’s degree from an IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above are exempted from the requirement of GATE qualification.

Areas of Research: Activity Recognition, Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning, Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Pervasive Health Care, Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology, Cyber-Physical Systems, Sensor Networks, Participatory Sensing, Wireless Networks, Energy Management.

Electrical Engineering

Eligibility Criteria: First Class (or 6.5 grade point out of 10) or 60 percent marks in M.Tech./M.E./M.S. in Electrical / Electronics / Communications / Computer Science / Instrumentation Engineering or Microelectronics / Solid-state Technologies / MEMS / Nano Science / Nano Technology / Material Science / Engineering Physics or equivalent, relevant to the area of Research.

Areas of Research: Renewable Energy, Mixed Signal Analog and RF VLSI Circuits and Systems, Semiconductor Devices and Nanoelectronics and Image and Video Processing.

School of Mechanical, Materials, and Energy Engineering

Eligibility Criteria: To apply for Ph.D. in SMMEE, an applicant must satisfy one of the following criteria

i) Master’s degree in Engineering / Technology or a Master’s degree by Research in Engineering / Technology.

i) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master’s degree by Research in Engineering / Technology; applicants should have obtained at least 60 percent marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) in their Master’s; or.

ii) Master’s degree in Sciences with a valid score in GATE / UGC / CSIR / NET / NBHM or equivalent qualification.

Applicants should have obtained at least 60 percent marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) in their Master’s; or.

iii) Exceptional applicants having B.Tech / B.E qualification with valid GATE score can apply for direct admission to Ph.D. program.

An applicant with a Bachelor’s degree from an IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above are exempted from the requirement of GATE qualification to apply.

Areas of Research: Bio-Medical (BM), Design & Analysis (DA), Manufacturing & Materials (MM), Thermo-Fluid (TF).

Sciences

Chemistry: First class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60 percent marks (55 percent marks for SC/ST) in master or equivalent degree in Chemistry/Bio-Chemistry/Materials Science and Technology / Pharmaceutical Sciences / Biotechnology.

Applicants meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements tenable for the current year.

a) Valid GATE score

b) UGC/CSIR-NET qualification

c) DST-INSPIRE fellowship

Area of Research: Electronic Structure Calculations, Quantum Dynamics, Nanomaterials, Electrocatalysis, Fuel Cell/Batteries, Catalysis and Materials Synthesis, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, Polymeric biomaterials for Drug Delivery, Inorganic and Organometallics Chemistry and Supramolecular Organic Synthesis.

Mathematics

Eligibility Criteria: First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60 percent marks (55 percent marks for SC/ST) in Master’s Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physical Sciences, Engineering Sciences or equivalent Master’s Degree.

Applicants meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements tenable for the current year:

a) Valid GATE score

b) UGC/CSIR NET qualified or NBHM or equivalent qualification

c) DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

Areas of Research: All areas of Pure and Applied Mathematics

Physics

Eligibility Criteria: First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60 percent marks (55 percent marks for SC / ST) in M.Sc. in Physics / B.Tech in Engineering Physics.

Applicants meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements tenable for the current year:

a) Valid GATE score.

b) UGC/CSIR NET qualification

C) DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

Areas of Research: Nuclear Structure and Neutrino Physics, Experimental Nuclear Physics, Condensed Matter/Nano-Physics, Nonlinear Laser Spectroscopy and Biophotonics.

Humanities and Social Sciences

Eligibility Criteria: 55 percent (or 6 grade point out of 10) in M.A. / M.Sc. / M.Com / MBA with UGC-NET. However, exceptional applicants having B.Tech / B.E qualification with valid GATE score can apply for direct admission to PhD programme.

An applicant with a Bachelor’s degree from an IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above are exempted from the requirement of GATE qualification to apply.

Areas of Research

1) English Literature: American Studies, Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Modern Fiction, Postcolonial Studies.

2) Linguistics: Morphology, Optimality Theory, and Phonology.

3) Economics: Applied Econometrics, Open Economy Macroeconomics, International Economics and Finance, Industrial and Urban Economics, Economic Geography and Regional Spillover.

IIT Ropar PhD Application Form 2018

Applicants are required to submit an application fee of Rs.200/- (for SC/ST Rs.100/-) in favour of Registrar, IIT Ropar, Account No. 30836125653, IFSC Code SBIN0013181, State Bank of India, IIT Ropar.

Applicants are required to send the Demand Draft (DD) by post to the Department/School where they are applying quoting the reference No. of the Application.

Interested applicants must send the application form (application form can be downloaded from the Institute website www.iitrpr.ac.in for all branches except SMMEE with a brief description of their research interests to the Institute administration at the following email drpgsr@iitrpr.ac.in or by post to, Assistant Registrar, Academics, Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Nangal Road, Rupnagar-140001, Punjab.

IIP Ropar PhD Application Deadlines 2018

Advertisement (Website/Newspapers/Social Media/Post etc): 11th March 2018

Last day of receiving applications: 9th April 2018

Scrutiny & Shortlisting by Departments: 16th April 2018

Interview Letters to Shortlisted Applicants: 18th April 2018

Written Test/Interview: 25th April 2018 onwards

Admission Letters: 16th May to 12th June 2018

Confirmation with partial fee deposit: 2nd weeks from Admission Letters

Registration: 27th July 2018

Opening of waitlisted applicants: 31st July 2018

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