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Ph.D Programme Admission 2014, National Institute of Technology Sikkim

Updated on Sat, 22 February 2014 at 20:26 IST

National Institute of Technology Sikkim invites applicant for PhD programme 2014-15. The institute also offers PhD programmes in Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Comm., Engg, Electrical and Electronics Engg, Civil Engg, Chemistry, Humanities and Social Sciences (Economics and English), Mathematics, Physics. Candidates are also encouraged to undertake Ph.D program in interdisciplinary areas.


The minimum duration Programme shall be normally three years (The maximum period to complete the Ph.D programme is 7 years)


* The applicant must have Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology with a minimum of 70% marks (60% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent CPI and OR
* Master’s degree in Science with first class or 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST) or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology or equivalent, with minimum 75% or equivalent CPI (70% marks for SC/ST candidates)
a) Valid GATE/CEED Score
b) CSIR/UGC/NBHM/DBT/DST Inspire Award or Fellowship
c) Minimum of 2 Years of professional work experience, for Sponsored (SW) / Self-Financed (SF) / Institute Staff (IS) Category
d) Minimum 6 months project work experienced in NIT Sikkim, for Project Staff (PS) category
In the Department of Science and Humanities, non-Gate/UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET candidates may also be considered for admission on non-stipendiary basis

Admission Criteria:

Admission will be based on written examination and interview. Name of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the Institute website later with the details of written examination/interview to be conducted by Admission Cell/Examination Cell in association with respective departments

Documents required:

The candidates are required to bring following documents at the time of written examination/interview; high school certificate in original; mark sheets of qualifying examination in original; character certificate issued by the Head of the institution last attended; certificate of sponsorship (if applicable); number of objection certificate from employer (if applicable); OBC/SC/ST /PH certificate, if applicable; certificate of OBMC (for a sub-quota of 4.5% for minorities within the 27% reservation for OBCs)

b) The candidates are required to bring following documents at the time of registration
i) Passport size Photographs (5 Nos.);
ii) One set of attested copies of all the above documents listed in section 8 (a) above
iii) Admission letter

The filled up and signed application form along-with demand draft should be dispatched/submitted at the following address so as to reach on or before 10th March 2014. Faculty In-charge of Academic Affairs National Institute of Technology Sikkim Ravangla, South Sikkim Sikkim, India-739139
Note : Applicant must also send a softcopy of the application to the following email address [email protected]

Important Dates:

Last date for receipt of the printed and signed application form: 10th Mar 2014
Display of short listed candidates: 25th Mar 2014
Written examination and interview: Will be announced later
Declaration of result for Ph.D: Will be announced later
Registration of Ph.D candidates: Will be announced later
Commencement of classes: Will be announced later

More Details :

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Sikkim
National Institute of Technology, Sikkim is one among the ten newly sanctioned NITS by the Government of India in 2009 under the 11th Five year Plan. It is being established in the Barfung Block, Ravangala Sub Division of South Sikkim. It is managed by the NIT Sikkim Society registered under the Societies Act. Institute is fully funded by Government of India under the Ministry of Human Resource Development. Cut Off
Related Courses: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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