INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY
Powai, Mumbai – 400 076
Admission to Postgraduate/ Ph.D. Programme Autumn Semester, Academic Year: 2016-17
Applications are invited for admission to the Ph.D., M.Tech., M.Tech.+Ph.D. (Dual Degree), M.Phil. and M.Sc. Ph.D. (Dual Degree) in Energy Programmes for the Academic Year 201617 starting from July 2016.
For Ph.D., M.Tech.,M.Tech.+Ph.D.(Dual Degree), M.Phil. and M.Sc. Ph.D. (Dual Degree) in Energy Programmes, applications have to be submitted ONLINE.
General Eligibility criterion for Admission in all Departments/Centres/ Schools/Interdisciplinary Groups.
ONE of the following in appropriate subject areas:
1) Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent degree, with First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) as described in the PhD Information Brochure.
2) One of the following :
(a) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) as described in the PhD Information Brochure. (b) Master’s degree in Science or equivalent degree, with First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) as described in the PhD Information Brochure. (c) Master's degree in Arts/Commerce or equivalent degree with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for SC/ST), only for admission to the Ph.D. programmes offered by the Industrial Design Centre and Department of Humanities & Social Sciences.
Such candidates must also fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements:
i. Valid GATE/CEED Score ii. Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/NBHM/DBT or DST INSPIRE Fellowship.
iii. Candidates having UGC NET Lectureship (LS) are also eligible for Teaching Assistantship in addition to other academic qualifications in Humanities & Social Sciences Department. iv. Minimum of 2 years of professional experience (acquired after obtaining the qualifying degree and completed before the starting of the semester in which admission is sought).
3) B.Tech. Degree from an IIT, with a minimum CGPA/CPI of 8.00 (on 010 scale). In addition to the general eligibility criterion, the applicant must satisfy the eligibility criteria specified for the respective Academic Units and the eligibility criteria for admission with different types of financial support as given in the Ph.D. Information Brochure.
General Eligibility for M.Tech. Programmes in all Departments/ Centres/ Schools/ Interdisciplinary groups/ Cross Departmental Programmes
Candidates with First class or 60% (55% marks for SC/ST) marks in B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Sc. (Engg.)/ M.Sc. /M.C.A./ MBBS / M.Pharm/ B.Pharm (4 yr. Degree)/ BDS (4 yr. Degree)/ Associate Membership Examinations conducted by recognized professional bodies (like Institution of Engrs. (India), Institute of Chemical Engrs., Aeronautical Society of India, Institute of Electronics & Telecommunication Engrs., Indian Institute of Metals etc.) and recognized as equivalent to B.E. / B.Tech. Degree.
The eligibility criteria for different programmes, admission categories and the requirement for GATE or other qualifying examinations are given in the M.Tech. Information Brochure 201617.
Admission for IIT B.Tech. degree holders
Candidate having an IIT B.Tech. degree and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (on 0 10 scale) and above are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification. They will be admitted to M.Tech. Programme under TA/RA positions through written test and/or interview.
M.Tech. + Ph.D. (Dual Degree)
Candidates eligible for admission to M.Tech. Progamme are also eligible for M.Tech.+ Ph.D. Dual Degree Programme, in certain disciplines/ specializations. There is a common application for M.Tech. and M.Tech.+ Ph.D. (Dual Degree) Programme. Candidates after getting admission to M.Tech. Programme will be considered for M.Tech.+ Ph.D. (Dual Degree) Programme if they have opted for it in the application.
Schedule for PG Admissions for year 201617
Programme - Mode of Application Availability of application forms Last date for receipt of completed application forms
M.Tech./M.Tech.+ Ph.D. (Dual Degree) Online 17-3-2016 05-04-2016
Ph.D. Online 17-03-2016 05-04-2016
M.Phil. Online 02-04-2016 02-05-2016
For application forms, Information Brochure and other details, please visit the website http://www.iitb.ac.in/newacadhome/phd.jsp