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PhD Admission (August 2022)

 

Applications are invited for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) in the following area of research:

 

Sl No

Area

Faculty

Category

 Assistantship

Number

1

Network Systems

Surajit Panja

Full-time

Fellowship from SERB, DST, Govt. of India (till the project ends). After that, an assistantship will be provided through an Institute fellowship.

1

 

ELIGIBILITY

 

Applicant must fulfill both of the following criteria:

 

  1. Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in the relevant area with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  2. Selected through either GATE or NET

OR

 

  1. Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0 or 65% of marks
  2. Selected through either GATE or NET

RESERVATIONS

 

(SC, ST, OBC (Non-creamy layer) and PD categories): Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks or 0.5 CPI for SC/ST/PD applicants. Reservation is as per GOI rules. OBC (Non-creamy layer) candidates will have to enclose certificate and self-declaration statement as per format at Annexure-I & Annexure-II. The OBC (NCL) Certificate, issued by the competent authority, on or after 01-06-2019, shall only be acceptable.

 

FELLOWSHIP

 

Rs. 31,000 per month from DST, Govt. of India till the project ends. After the project ends, the student will receive the support of Rs. 20,000 per month from an Institute fellowship during the reaming first two years of their PhD programme. After that, till four years are complete, they will receive Rs. 25,000 per month as an Institute fellowship.

 

THE SCHEDULE AND THE PROGRAMME

 

  1. Admissions will be held based on applications received. The last date of receipt of application: Extended till 28.09.2022 (Wednesday) .

 

  1. Date of Interview: Date of Interview: 12.10.2022 (Wednesday)

 

  1. Shortlisting will be done based on the availability of seats and the academic performance of the candidates. A candidate merely fulfilling the eligibility criteria may not be shortlisted.

 

  1. There will be no support for travel for the interview.

 

  1. There is no application fee.

 

  1. Course Requirements, if any, will be prescribed by individual Departments. But students will be encouraged to take courses. The Doctoral Committee of a student will evaluate the preparedness of a student and prescribe one or more courses that will have to be taken.

 

  1. There will be a written comprehensive examination after admission to determine if the student is ready to take up research work and to determine if the student has sufficient breadth of knowledge in the discipline he/she has been admitted to.

 

FEES

 

SL

Items

Periodicity

 Amounts (₹)

1

Tuition Fee

Per Semester

5,000

2.

Institute Caution Money

One Time (Refundable)

5,000

Total

10,000

 

*The candidate needs to pay the hostel and mess fees only when a student joins a hostel. Hostel rent will be charged on a pro-rata basis (semester of 6 months with a charge of 12,500/- for the whole semester) based on when the student joins a hostel.

 

SUBMISSION

 

Interested candidates are requested to apply by filling up the Application form along with the self-attested copies of all degrees; mark sheets and GATE or NET score card copy and mail it to surajit@iiitg.ac.in

 

Download: Application Form