29 March 2017
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY
Powai, Mumbai – 400 076
Admission to Postgraduate/ Ph.D. Programme Autumn Semester, Academic Year: 2017-18
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 2017-18 starting from July 2017.
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. P
Ph.D. BioSciences and Biomedical Engineering
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:
(i) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) as described later in A.5.4.
(ii) Master’s degree in Science or equivalent degree, with First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) as described later in A.5.4.
(iii) Master's degree in Arts/Commerce or equivalent degree in allied subjects 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/DBT/ICAR/ICMR/ ICPR or DST INSPIRE Fellowship.
iii. Candidates having UGC-NET Lectureship (LS) are alsoeligible 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).
In addition to the general eligibility criterion, the applicant must satisfy the eligibility criteria specified for the respective Departments/Centres/Schools/ Interdisciplinary Groups. Further, the eligibility criteria for financial support for specific category has to be satisfied.
Candidates are informed that an ongoing degree may also be considered as a qualifying degree provided by the applicant graduates before the Ph.D. programme starts.
M.Tech. Biomedical Engineering
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 2017-18. Admission for IIT B.Tech. degree holders Candidate having an B.Tech. degree from IITs and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (on 0-10 scale) and above are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification. They may 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 2017-18 Programme
Mode of Application Availability of application forms
M.Tech./M.Tech.+ Ph.D. (Dual Degree) Online 8-04-2017
Ph.D. Online 18-04-2017
* For application forms, Information Brochure and other details, please visit the website http://www.ese.iitb.ac.in/academics/msc-phd-admissions-2017
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