PhD Admission for upcoming session January 2022 has already started. There are some Institutes of National Importance, Central Autonomous Institutes have already notified for PhD Admission for the coming session January 2022.
These institutes offer attractive Fellowships in the form of Teaching Assistantship, Research Assistantship or JRF. As on 10 October 2021, there are Sixteen such Central Institutes have opened PhD Admission for January 2022. Due to COVID 19 pandemic, there are some institutes will conduct interview through online mode.
- IISc Bangalore- 31 October 2021
- IIT Delhi -21 Oct 2021
- IIT Roorkee – 15 October 2021 (Closing Date)
- NISER Bhubaneswar -31 October 2021
- IISER Bhopal – 01 November 2021
- IISER Kolkata – 15 November 2021
- IIT Gandhinagar –January 2022 semester – 24 October 2021 (Closing Date)
- IIT Guwahati – PhD Admission – Special – 18 October 2021
- Tata Memorial Centre Announces PhD Admission (Life Sciences) – 30 November 2021
- IISR Pune –Jan 2022 Semester – 15 October 2021 (Multiple Dates for Various Departments)
- IIT Bombay – 20 October 2021 (Closing Date) – 20 October 2021
- MANIT Bhopal – 15 October 2021 (Closing Date) –Total Seats 150 with Fellowships.
- Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) Common PhD Test – 31 October 2021
- Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST) Mohali – 11 October 2021
- IIM Ahmedabad -17 January 2022
- University of Queensland & IIT Delhi Research Academy- Joint PhD- 17 October 2021
IISc Bangalore Announces Mid-Year Admissions 2021 for PhD & Research Programmes
New Delhi, 09 October 2021: Indian Institute of Science (IISc), India’s top ranked research university, has announced Mid-Year Admissions 2021 for Research Programmes (Only PhD) and (ii) External Registration Programme (ERP) (Only PhD).
Website opens for online submission of applications – 01 October 2021
Last date for online submission of applications (website closes at 23:59 hours on 31 October 2021)-
31 October 2021
IIT Delhi Announces PhD & MS (R) Admission Semester II 2021-22 with Research Assistantship
New Delhi, 08 October 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, an Institution of Eminence (IoE), has released Admission Notification for PhD, and MS (R) Programmes – Semester II 2021-22. IIT Delhi offers 30 PhD Programmes with extensive choices of specializations. Full Time PhD Scholars are eligible for Teaching/Research Assistantship.
IIT Delhi informed that meritorious students with a bachelor’s degree (such as BTech.) are advised to directly apply for the PhD programmes if they wish to pursue doctoral research.
Submission of online application commences on 11 October 2021 (12:00 noon)
Last date for submission of online application and application fee 31 October 2021 (04:00 pm)
Range of dates for Test / Interview December 01 – December 12, 2021
Date of Orientation and Registration for new students* December 31, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Commencement of classes January 03, 2022
IIT Roorkee Announces PhD Admission Spring Semester 2021-22 with Institute Fellowships
Roorkee, 03 October 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission Autumn Semester 2021-22. The institute offers PhD (Full Time & Part Time) Programme in 28 departments or centres. Institute Assistantship is provided to Regular Full Time PhD Scholars.
Start of Online Application (Website Open) – 30 September 2021
The closing date for submission of application is – 15 October 2021
Application Fee per department (nonrefundable) is Rs. 200/for General/OBC category and Rs. 100/for SC/ST/PD category candidate.
IISER Kolkata Announces PhD Admission Spring 2022 Semester with Fellowships
Kolkata, 27 September 2021: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata, one of the IISER Group of Institutes under Ministry of Education, has invited applications from eligible candidates for PhD Programmes- Spring 2022 session. All IISERs provides Fellowship Benefits to regular PhD scholars.
Doctoral Research Areas: Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences,Computational and Data Sciences, Earth Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences (Economics), Mathematics and Statistics,Physical Sciences.
Eligible applicants of the PhD programme are encouraged to apply for the attractive Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (https://pmrf.in/) in addition to applying to IISER Kolkata regular admission.
PhD application portal opens: 21 September 2021
Application portal closes: 15 November 2021
Publication of shortlist for Written test/Interview: 25 November 2021
Interview window : December 10 – 15, 2021
Publication of PhD interview results: 21 December 2021
NISER Bhubaneswar Announces PhD Admission January 2022 ! Monthly Fellowships @Rs 31K
Bhubaneswar, 06 October 2021: National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar, is an autonomous premier public research institute under Department of Atomic Energy, has announced Admission to PhD Program 2021-22 (Winter Session). The PhD program is scheduled to commence from 03 January 2022
Online application will be activated on – 01 October 2021
Last date for filling up online application – 31 October 2021
PhD Programs in Subjects:
School of Biological Sciences (SBS)
School of Chemical Sciences (SCS)
School of Computer Sciences (SCPS)
School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS)
Fellowships: The institute fellowship given by NISER is INR 31,000/- for first two years, which will subsequently be enhanced to Rs 35,000/- for remaining three years, subject to the condition that he/she fulfills all the requirements of the Institute that will be stipulated from time to time.
IISER Bhopal Announces PhD Admission with Fellowships for Jan 2022
Bhopal, 04 Oct 2021: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD for January Semester 2022. All selected candidates will be eligible to receive JRF fellowship as per the funding agency norms, in vogue.
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 01 November 2021.
Currently, the Institute offers PhD programmes in the following disciplines:
Data Science and Engineering
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Humanities and Social Sciences (English and Philosophy)
IIT Gandhinagar Opens PhD Admission Semester II 2021-22 with Fellowships! Online Interview
Gandhinagar, 24 September 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Semester II 2021-22. Regular(RR) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP) are available.
IIT Gandhinagar informed that in view of the current COVID 19 situation, Interview will be held via Online mode.
Students joining the PhD program as regulars (RR) will be considered for Institute Fellowship based on the Ministry of Education norms.
24 Oct 2021 (Sunday) – Application Deadline
1 Nov 2021 (Monday) – Announcement of Shortlist (Tentative)
8-14 Nov 2021 (Monday to Sunday) – Online Interviews and written test
IIT Guwahati Announces PhD Admission (Special) under CSIR/UGC JRF Scheme
Guwahati, 26 September 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, an Institute of National Importance, has announced Special Admission for PhD Programme under CSIR/UGC JRF Scheme.
The institute invites applications from the eligible candidates who have valid JRF award letter through CSIR/UGC NET for Special Admission into PhD Programme under Regular (Full-Time) category for October 2021 session.
List of Disciplines with Vacant Seats:
Biosciences and Bioengineering -10
Total: 45 Seats
Application Submission Process Starts on: 25 September 2021 (10 am)
Application Submission Process Ends on: 18 October 2021 (5 pm)
Tata Memorial Centre Announces PhD Admission (Life Sciences) with JRF 2022! Fellowships at INR 31K per Month
Mumbai, 25 September 2021: The Tata Memorial Centre (TMC), an autonomous Grant-in-aid Institution of the Department of Atomic Energy, has invited application form for awarding Junior research Fellowships (JRF) 2022 for PhD in Life Sciences. The TMC is comprised of the Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC) and the Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH).
Key Dates: The closing date for online application is 30 November 2021. Application fee is Rs 750 /- .
Online Examination: A list of candidates found eligible for the Online Objective Entrance Exam will be displayed in the last week of December 2021 on the ACTREC website. The Online Exam will be conducted on January 8, 2022 from 9 AM – 12 noon in 10 Examination Centers located in Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, Delhi NCR, Indore, Guwahati, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Varanasi and Chennai (center allotment details will be uploaded on the ACTREC website in the end of December 2021).
IISER Pune Announces PhD Admission with Fellowships Jan 2022 ! Online Interview
Pune, 23 September 2021: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission for August 2022 session. In view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, PhD interviews may be held online. Full Time PhD scholars are eligible for Fellowships as per Ministry of Education.
Admission procedure for January 2022 batch has been initiated for the following departments:
Biology, Chemistry, Data Science and Earth & Climate Science.
Department of Earth and Climate Science
Last date for Application submission: 25 October 2021
Deadline for application submission: 30 October 2021
Last date for application submission: 15 October 2021
IIT Bombay Announces PhD Admission Jan 2022 with Research & Teaching Assistantship
Mumbai, 01 September 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2021-22. Regular PhD students will be eligible for Research Assistantship (RA) and Teaching Assistantship (TA) [Financial support as per MHRD norm]. The sanctioned strength for PhD Programme for the year 2021-22 is 431.
Advertisement (on IITB website) – 03 September 2021
Availability of application forms – 03 September 2021
The closing date for submission of online application is 20 October 2021.
Research Assistantship (RA): A candidate, selected for the Ph.D. Programme, at IIT Bombay will be eligible for the financial support under the RA category subject to the fulfilment of criteria.
In India, there are more than 50 Central Universities.In these universities students from anywhere in India can apply as CUs controlled by Government of India.
NIT Bhopal Announces PhD Admission 2021-22 for 150 Seats with Teaching Assistantship
Bhopal, 11 September 2021: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, popularly known as NIT, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for 2021-22.
Full Time Research Students (150 number of seats) are eligible for Teaching Assistantship as per Minitry of Education norms.
PhD Programmes available in the following categories: Full Time Research Students; Sponsored Full Time; JRF/Project Associates; and Internal faculty members working in MANIT Bhopal.
Total Number of Vacant PhD Seats: The total number of vacant PhD seats are 150 under Full Time Research Scholars across 15 departments. The total number of PhD Seats are 30 under Sponsored Full Time.
AcSIR Common PhD Entrance Test Jan 2022 Open for 48 CSIR Research Labs
New Delhi, 12 September 2021: Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) New Delhi, an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Science and Engineering Programs for the January 2021 and August 2022 Batch. The research streams are disciplines of Science and Engineering – an exciting opportunity to pursue doctoral research in world renowned CSIR Laboratories – the Nation-wide Network of AcSIR Centers.
AcSIR is common PhD Entrance test for 44 CSIR Laboratories coming under AcSIR. There is no application fee for PhD Test.
The programs are offered under following categories: (1) PhD (Engineering) (Eligibility-ME/MTech); (2) PhD (Sciences); (3) IDDP (MTech & PhD) in Engineering (Eligibility-BE/BTech).
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 31 October 2021.
INST Mohali Announces PhD Admission Jan 2022 with Fellowships ! Online Interview
Mohali, Punjab, 08 September 2021: Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST), Mohali (Punjab), an autonomous institution of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, has been established under the umbrella of NANO MISSION, initiated by DST to boost research and development in the field of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in India.
INST invites applications from prospective candidates for admission into its PhD Program in several areas of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology for the session beginning in January 2022.
Research Areas of Nano Sciences: PhD in areas related to Nanoscience and Technology like such as, Quantum Materials & Devices, Energy & Environment, and Chemical Biology.
PhD interviews will be conducted online and the link for the same will be provided prior to the interview. Eligible candidates will be shortlisted for interview and the date and mode of interview will be communicated to the email address provided by candidate.
Key Dates: The duly filled applications along with the supporting documents should reach INST through Registered/ Speed Post/ Courier/ By Hand on or before 04 October 2021.
IIM Ahmedabad Announces PhD Admission for 2022! Fellowships @ INR 37.5K to 45.2K
Ahmedabad, 15 September 2021: Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad has announced PhD Programmes for 2022. PhD Scholars are provided a comprehensive fellowship that covers all costs and in addition provided a modest living allowance. Monthly Fellowships are offered @ Rs. 37,700 to Rs. 45,200.
Graduates of the PhD Programme in Management are placed in world class organizations in teaching, research and consulting positions. A total of 408 doctoral students have graduated from IIMA so far.
Research Areas: (1) Agriculture, (2) Economics, (3) Finance & Accounting, (4) Human Resource Management, (5) Information Systems, (6) Innovation and Management in Education, (7) Marketing, (8) Organizational Behaviour, (9) Production and Quantitative Methods, (10) Public Systems and (11) Strategy.
Link open for Online Application : 13 September 2021
Last date for submitting Online Application : 17 January 2022
University of Queensland & IIT Delhi Research Academy Announces PhD Admission Jan 2022 with Fellowships
New Delhi, 15 September 2021: The University of Queensland (UQ), a top 50 global university in Australia, and the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi), an Institution of global repute, have joined hands to create a joint PhD program that will support PhD scholars to deliver global impact.
The University of Queensland and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi Academy of Research (UQIDAR) has invited applications from exceptional candidates with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, humanities and social sciences, for PhD research projects commencing in January 2022.
It is anticipated that the majority of students (i-students) will be recruited into the joint-PhD program in Delhi, and there will be a small cohort of Australia-anchored scholars (q-students). i-students will spend 3 years in India and a minimum of one year in Australia while q-students will spend 3 years in Australia and one year in India.
PhD Scholars will gain a joint global qualification from two institutions (UQ and IITD) in 4 years and receive a generous scholarship;
Key Dates: Expressions of Interest are open from 13 September – 17 October 2021.