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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela Ph.D Programmes Admission 2015

Updated on Fri, 30 October 2015 at 16:53 IST

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela invites applications for admissions to Ph.D. Programmes Starting Spring Semester (January), 2015-16.

Ph.D. Programmes is conducted by National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela.

Courses Offered:

Ph.D Programmes in:-
=> Biotechnology and Medical Engineering (BM)
=> Civil Engineering (CE)
=> Chemical Engineering (CH)
=> Ceramic Engineering (CR)
=> Computer Science & Engineering (CS)
=> Chemistry (CY)
=> Electronics & Communication Engineering (EC)
=> Electrical Engineering (EE)
=> Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (ER)
=> Humanities & Social Sciences (HS)
=> Industrial Design (ID)
=> Life Science (LS)
=> Mathematics (MA)
=> Mechanical Engineering (ME)
=> Mining Engineering (MN)
=> Planning and Architecture (PA)
=> Physics and Astronomy (PH)
=> School of Management (SM)

Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:

The minimum qualification required for admission to Ph.D. programme in Engineering, Science, Management, and Humanities & Social Sciences is one of the following:
a) M.E./M.Tech./M.Pharm in relevant discipline with at least 6.5 CGPA or 60 percent marks in aggregate in both B.Tech. (or M.Sc./B.Pharm/ MCA) and M.Tech. levels from
a recognized technical Institute or University.
b) B.E./B.Tech./B.Pharm/MCA or equivalent in relevant discipline with CGPA of 7.0 or 65 percent marks in aggregate.
c) M.Sc. in Basic Sciences with CGPA 7.0 or 65 percent marks in aggregate in relevant disciplines.
d) M.B.B.S./B.V.Sc. with CGPA 6.5 or 60 percent marks in aggregate. Additionally candidates having the following qualification can also apply for

Ph.D. in Management and Humanities & Social Sciences:
M.A. / MBA / M.Com. /M. Sc. in Humanities, or Social Sciences or Management with 60 percent marks or 6.5 CGPA Students without adequate background in the primary discipline will be required to have 10% extra marks (1.0 CGPA) to qualify over students with specialization in a primary discipline, unless
explicitly exempted by the senate. List of primary disciplines for specializations under the various departments is given in Clause „D‟ below:

Application Procedure:

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

Applicants are advised to (a) use Internet Explorer browser version 6.0 or above, (b) read the advertisement carefully, (c) read the instructions to fill up the online application form (d) fill up and submit the online application form accordingly and (e) pay application fee of Rs.500/- online from online application portal. Sponsored candidates are required to submit the scanned copy of the sponsorship certificate while submitting an online application.

Applicants are not required to send hard copy of the application form or any other document to NIT Rourkela. However, candidates who will be called for interview will be required to submit signed copy of the application form, a set of Xerox copies of all certificates and original sponsorship certificate (for sponsored candidates only) at the time of interview. They also need to produce original certificates from HSC onwards for verification. The same will be forwarded to the Academic Office by the department for record

Online Application form can available at official website of NIT Rourkela:

Fee Details:

Admission fee (One time fee) Rs.1500/-

Important Dates:

Ph.D. 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: 16th October 2015
  • Last Date of Submission of Application Form: 05th November 2015
  • Completion of scrutiny of applications by all Departments: 10th November 2015
  • Result of scrutiny in the website: 17th November, 2015
  • Interview: 04th December 2015
  • Result of Interview in the website: 11th December 2015
  • Admission: 22nd December 2015
  • Semester Registration: 01 January 2016
  • Starting of Class / Research work: 04th January 2016

Contact Details

For more details please contact
National Institute of Technology Rourkela
Rourkela, Odisha
India - 769008
E-Mail: [email protected], [email protected]

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela in Orissa, INDIA (NIT) formerly known as the Regional Engineering College (REC), is one of the top premier national level institutions for technical education in India. NIT is a joint undertaking of the government of India and the government of Orissa. NIT Rourkela was established in 1961 under the able vision of the then Chief Minister of Orissa Biju Patnaik. Its foundation stone was laid by the then Prime Minister Of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. ##NEWS##

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