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PhD and MS Notification 2015, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras

Updated on Mon, 22 September 2014 at 20:45 IST
PhD and MS Notification 2015, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras

Application invites for PhD and MS Notification 2015, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, announces admission for PhD and MS courses for Jan-May 2015

Semester in the departments of Aerospace, Applied Mechanics, Biotechnology, Chemical, Chemistry, Civil, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical, Engineering Design, Humanities & Social Sciences, Management Studies, Mathematics, Mechanical, Metallurgical & Materials, Ocean and Physics

IIT Madras offers PhD and MS programmes under the following departments.

  • Department of Aerospace Engineering
  • Department of Applied Mechanics
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Department of Engineering Design
  • Department of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Management Studies
  • Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Department of Physics

Course Details

M.S (by Research) - Enter the exciting world of Research through M.S.

Upgradable M.S (by Research) - leading to PhD

Regular Ph.D: Be a part of the research team at IIT in your chosen field and earn a doctorate

Direct Ph.D: An opportunity to pursue Ph.D directly after your Bachelor's degree (B.Tech / B.E)

External / Part-time Ph.D: Are you a teacher in an engineering college or employed by an Industry? Here is an opportunity to pursue Ph.D while continuing at your organisation

Interdisciplinary Ph.D: IITM offers a chance to pursue Interdisciplinary Ph.D exciting areas of research

Eligibility Details

Eligibility for the PhD Courses

Categories of admission in PhD programme:

a) Regular full-time scholars with or without Institute fellowship or with project support
b) Research scholars sponsored under the Quality Improvement Programme (QIP)
c) Research scholars who are staff members of the Institute
d) Research scholars under the external registration programme sponsored by and employed in industry/ organization having R & D facilities and recognised by DST or IIT Madras, national laboratories, reputed universities / colleges or employed in research / analysis jobs in public sector / private sector/government in the case of management area

e) Research scholars working on a part-time basis from a reputed University / Institution / Organisation. They should have two years’ experience for registration in Engineering, Sciences and Humanities & Social Sciences Depts. / Department

f) Candidates applying for admission in the External / Part time categories:

i) Should submit a relief certificate at the time of admission

ii) Should submit one page write-up about the research topic

iii) Must belong to any one of the following category:

a) Industry / organization having R& D facilities and recognized by DST, GOI or IIT Madras

b) National Laboratories

c) Reputed Universities / Colleges

d) Public sector / Private sector / Government Departments engaged in research / analysis jobs of their executives in the case of management area

Categories of admission in MS programme:

a) Regular full time scholars with or without Institute fellowship or with project support

b) Research scholars who are staff members of the Institute

c) Research scholars under the external registration programme sponsored by and employed in industry/organisation having R & D facilities and recognized by DST or IIT Madras, national laboratories, reputed universities / colleges or employed in research / analysis jobs in public sector / private sector / government in the case of Management area

d) Research scholars working on a part-time basis from a reputed University / Institution / Organization. They should have two years’ experience
e) Candidates applying for admission in the External/Part-time categories:
1) Should submit a relief certificate at the time of admission
2) Should submit one page write up about the research topic
3) Must belong to any one of the following category:
a) Industry / organization having R& D facilities and recognized by DST, GoI or IIT Madras
b) National Laboratories
c) Reputed Universities / Colleges
d) Public sector / Private sector / Government Departments engaged in research / analysis jobs of their executives in the case of management area

The minimum residential requirement for the MS scholar under external registration and MS research scholars working on part-time basis not employed in the institute is one semester

Reservation: Reservation is applicable to SC/ST/OBC/Persons with Disabilities (PD) candidates as per Govt. of India rules

Application Form

Online Applications can be submitted at https://research.iitm.ac.in and for admission brochure see http://research.iitm.ac.in

Candidates must apply online through the website http://research.iitm.ac.in or http://www.iitm.ac.in and get access to the link "IITM MS PhD Application" and follow the instructions given there in

(Direct Ph.D Candidates can apply now and produce GATE qualification, if required, at the time of interview, if called for)

Important Dates

Advertisement : The Hindu / Indian Express : 21st Semptember, 2014 (Sunday)

Activation of the website for submission of application online : 21st Semptember, 2014 (Sunday) 00:00:00 Hrs.

Last date for submission of completed application from through on-line : 21st October, 2014 (Tuesday), 23:59 Hrs.

Date of Admission : 6th January, 2015 (Tuesday)
Orientation : 7th January, 2015 (Wednesday)
Photo Session & Data Entry : 8th January, 2015 (Thursday)

Download PROSPECTUS:

https://research.iitm.ac.in/home

Address for Communication :

Office/Research Unit Admission ( Academic Section )
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Chennai - 600036

Tamil Nadu, INDIA
Phone : +91-44-2257 8034
Fax : +91-44-2257 8045
email : drresearch[at]iitm.ac.in

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, (IIT Madras)
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, is one among the foremost institutes of national importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research. In 1956, the German Government offered technical assistance for establishing an institute of higher education in engineering in India. The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn, West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.
 
 

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