IIT Mandi PhD Admission 2023: IIT Mandi invites applications for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in a variety of disciplines and interdisciplinary areas. The institute offers PhD program through its different Schools/Centers. The award of this degree is in recognition of high academic achievements, independent research, and application of knowledge to the solution of technical and scientific problems in engineering, technology, and sciences including social sciences. The Last date for filling Online Application is 7th May, 2023.
The institute currently offers Ph.D program in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), Biosciences & Bioengineering, Chemical Sciences, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Computing and Electrical Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, Management, Mathematical & Statistical Sciences, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Physical Sciences, Indian Knowledge System and Mental Health Application (IKSMHA).
Important Guidelines for PhD Application
1. Please read the instructions given in the brochure carefully before filling up the applications.
2. Online Application form & Information brochure (Including the admission schedule along with the
important dates) is available on the institute website at the following link:
3. You are required to submit the application form ONLINE. No Downloadable Forms will be available
after filling the form, you are advised to take a print of your application for your records.
4. For each specialization, candidate should submit a separate application with the application fee.
5. The application fee is as follows:
General/EWS/OBC/OBC(NCL)/Transgender/Foreign Nationals: 200
About IIT Mandi: The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi), one of the premier technical institutes in India. IIT Mandi was established in 2009 with the aim of providing world-class education and cutting-edge research in engineering, science, and technology. Since its inception, the institute has strived to achieve excellence in education, research, and innovation.
Ph.D. in Engineering/Sciences/Humanities
(a) Candidates with a Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Science/Other with a good academic record or a Master’s degree by research in Engineering/Technology disciplines, with a good academic record. or
(b) Candidates with Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit are eligible for the relevant Engineering discipline and with a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration. In the case of candidates with more than 5 years of relevant experience after the Master’s degree, the requirement of a test score may be waived by the Selection Committee.
Candidates who have qualified for the award of Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission (without previous Master’s Degree) to Ph.D. Programme as a regular full time scholar subject to the following conditions:
I. B. Tech / BE degree from Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs), with a minimum CGPA of 7.5 on a 10.0 point scale (or equivalent). (National Levelexamination are waived off for HTRA Scholarship)
II. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from Non-CFTIs with valid GATE or other equivalent national exam qualification (Validity required at the time of joining)and CGPA of at least 7.5 out of 10.0 (or equivalent).
III. Bachelor’s degree holder in Engineering/Technology, serving for two years or more ina reputed R&D Organization and having a proven research record.