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PhD Programmes 2015 @ Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Updated on Thu, 12 February 2015 at 20:11 IST
PhD Programmes 2015 @ Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee invites applications for PhD Programmes for the year 2015-16.

PhD Programmes is conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.

Applications have been invited by Indian Institue of Technology (IIT), Roorkee for admission to full time/Part time Ph.D Programmes in the following departments/Centres for Autumn Semester 2015-16.

PhD Programmes are available in all departments/centres including Institute Instrumentation Centre, Centre of Excellence in Transportation Systems, Centre of Excellence in Disaster Mitigation & Management and Centre of Excellence in Nanotechnology

PhD Programmes Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:

An applicant belonging to the above admission categories should possess the following qualifications in appropriate areas to be eligible to apply for admission for the PhD programme of the Institute

a) Masters degree in respective discipline or equivalent with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6.5 on a 10 point scale or equivalent as determined by the Institute wherever letter grades are awarded; or 60% marks in aggregate (of all the years/semesters) where marks are awarded, for the General (UR) category and qualified national level graduate entrance test: GATE/UGC-NET/CSIR-NET or equivalent

The condition for national level graduate admission test is not applicable to sponsored full time and part time research candidates (or);

b) B.Tech /B.Arch degree or equivalent in respective discipline from CFTIs with excellent academic record (with a minimum CGPA of 7.0 on a 10 point scale or equivalent or 75% marks)

The condition for GATE is not applicable to candidates from CFTIs (The list of CFTIs is available on the Institute Website) or;

c) The candidates pursuing master’s programs in engineering or Architecture from IIT Roorkee having CGPA of at least 7.50 (after first year/completing all courses) shall have a choice of internal lateral entry in to Ph.D programme after completing all requirements of the first two semesters of the I (First) year of the Master’s programme

Eligibility for Part-time Ph.D

=> The applicant possesses the minimum entry qualifications for the degree as given in admission eligibility point 1 the applicant proves that his official duties permit him to devote sufficient time to research, He/She will be required to reside at the Institute for a period of not less than 6 months during his/her registration for the degree

=> This condition of minimum residence period will be automatically waived for candidates who are working in Roorkee or in Organizations / institutions located within a distance of 100 km from the Institute

=> The facility of part time registration will also be available to all employees of the IIT Roorkee or candidates working in organizations having MoU with IITR or organizations approved by IIT Roorkee as Research Centres

=> Such applicants are exempted from the requirement of having valid GATE/NET/GPAT

Application Procedure for PhD Programmes:

Candidates are advised to refer to official notifications /documents for detailed application procedure. published details for informational purpose.

Candidates must follow the following Steps while applying online Application Form

Apply for PhD Programs:
a) Register
b) Login
c) Apply online
d) Finalize Application Form
e) Download Application Form and Bank Challan simultaneously (Take a print out of the entire file on A4 size white sheets)

Deposit the requisite fee of Rs.200/- for Gen/OBC and Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PD category candidates in any branch of State Bank of India throughout the country through downloaded bank challan form on the next working day of finalization of online application or before 04th March 2015 (Bank Service Charges of Rs. 40/- will be extra)

Online Application form can be downloaded from official website of PhD Programmes:

Fee Details:

Deposit the requisite fee of Rs.200/- for Gen/OBC and Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PD category

PhD Programmes Important Dates

PhD Programmes Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

  • Online registration starts: 10th February 2015
  • Last date for receipt of Applications : 02nd March 2015 at 05.30 P.M
  • Last date for deposit of application fee : 04th March 2015
  • Receiving of downloaded Application Form at PG Admission Office, IIT Roorkee : 09th March 2015

Contact Details

For more details please contact
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee,



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