In India there are more than 120 Institutes of National Importance (INIs) including NITs, IITs, IIITs and CFTIs. These institutes offer attractive Teaching Assistantship or Institutional Fellowships to PhD scholars.
As on 16 May 2022, Ten INIs including eight NITs have opened PhD Admission for July 2022. The total number of PhD seats with institute fellowships are expected to be more than 1,100
List of NITs Open PhD Admission:
- NIT Andhra Pradesh – 13 June 2022
- NIT Jalandhar- 155 seats with fellowships-18 May 2022
- NIT Bhopal- 150 Seat with fellowships- 03 June 2022
- NIT Surathkal – 140 Seats -25 May 2022
- NIT Rourkela- 27 May 2022
- NIT Trichy- 146 seats- 27 May 2022
- NIT Silchar – 06 June 2022
- NIT Warangal-22 May 2022
- IISER Thiruvananthapuram -21 May 2022
- Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Amethi – 03 July 2022
NIT Andhra Pradesh Opens Admission for PhD & MS July 2022 with Research Assistantship
Tadepalligudem, West Godavari, 14 May 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT)) Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, is an Institute of National Importance, announced Admission for PhD and MS (by Research) programs for July 2022. Both Full Time and Part Time PhD Programmes are available. Half Time Research Assistantship (HTRA) is available to the full-time scholars who are admitted to PhD programmes in different departments.
The following is the list of admission modes for PhD and MS programmes:
PhD Full-Time – Stipendiary Category
- – Project category
MS (by Research) – Offered only in externally sponsored mode.
The last date for submitting the online applications is 13 June 2022.
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Amethi Opens Admission 2022: MTech – 95 Seats and PhD – 34 seats with Fellowships
Amethi, 15 May 2022: Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Jais, Amethi, an Institute of National Importance, is an autonomous institution established by the Government of India. RGIPT has announced Admission to MTech and PhD progarmmes for 2022-23 (Odd Semester) for its Amethi and Bangalore campuses.
The Institute at Jais, which has two Engineering; that is, Department of Petroleum Engineering and Geological Sciences, and Department of Chemical Engineering and Engineering Sciences, a Department of Sciences and Humanities and a Department of Management Studies, offers Postgraduate (M Tech and Ph D) programmes.
The Bangalore Energy Institute, Bengaluru Centre offers M Tech and Ph D programmes in various engineering disciplines.
Total Number of Seats for for Full Time Regular Programmes: MTech -95 seats and PhD 34 seats.
Key Dates and Application Fee:
Last date for online submission of application: 03 July 2022 at 2400 hrs. (Sunday)
IISER Thiruvananthapuram Announces PhD Admission August 2022
Thiruvananthapuram, 12 May 2022: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Thiruvananthapuram, an Institute of National Importance UNDER Ministry of Education, has announced PhD Programs for August 2022 session.
PhD Programs available in Biological (SoB), Chemical (SoC), Mathematics (SoM) and Physical (SoP) Sciences for the session starting from August 2022.
How to Apply and Key Dates: Candidates are required to apply through the online portal only.
The last date for receipt of online applications is 21 May 2022.
NIT Jalandhar Opens Admission for PhD July 2022; Out of 362 seats 155 for Institutional Fellowships
Jalandhar, 12 May 2022: Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, has announced Admission to PhD ((Full Time & Part Time) programmes.
Full Time Research Candidate will be eligible for institutional fellowship scholarship.
PhD Admission is available in the following categories:
PhD (Full Time) with Institute Fellowship
JRF/DST/ Inspire Fellowship
Part- Time (Institute)
Part Time (Under Project)
Key Dates & Application Fee: The closing date for submission of application is 18 May 2022.
An Application Fee of Rs.1000/- (Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates) is required to be paid online.
NIT Bhopal Opens PhD Admission 2022-23 for 150 Seats with Teaching Assistantship
Bhopal, 12 May 2022: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, popularly known as NIT, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for 2022-23.
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.
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 03 June 2022.
NIT Surathkal Opens PhD Admission July 2022 for 140 seats with Institute Fellowships
Surathkal, Karnataka, 09 May 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Surathkal, an Institute of National Importance, has called for applications for Admission to MTech (Sponsored), MTech (Research) and PhD Programmes 2022-23.
The total PhD intake capacity is 140 for the current session with Institute’s fellowships. The vacant seats are available in 14 departments:
Intake for MTech (Research) for 2022-23 -63
Intake for MTech (Sponsored .Programme) for 2022 –23
Fellowships: Full time research scholars are eligible for a fellowship of Rs. 31,000/- pm for the first two years and Rs. 35,000/-pm for the remaining two years on satisfactory progress.
Key Dates & Application Fees:
Last Date for Online Submission of applications – 25 May 2022 (Wednesday)
Last Date for hard copy of applications to reach NITK – 27 May 2022 (Friday)
NIT Rourkela Announces PhD Admission July 2022 with Institute Fellowships ! Online Test
Rourkela, Odisha, 16 January 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, has released phD Admission notification for July 2022 Semester commencing from July 2022. The PhD Admission is available for Institute Fellowship or External Fellowship categories. However, admission may also be considered without fellowship. Students with external fellowship like JRF-NET are especially encouraged to apply.
Key Dates: Application form will be available in the Institute website for online submission
06 May 2022 (Friday) to 27 May 2022 (Friday)
Publication of result of scrutiny in the website (announcement section) – 07 June 2022 (Tuesday)
NIT Trichy Opens PhD Admission July 2022 for 146 Seats with Fellowships
Tiruchirappalli, 27 April 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, Top NIT as per NIRF 2021, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD for July 2022 session.
There are four types of PhD programmes available for admission:
(a) Full-Time: (i) Half-Time Research Assistantship (HTRA), and (ii) Externally Funded (iii) Non-Stipendiary
(b) Part-Time: In-Service (i) Internal and (ii) External
Total PhD Seats: There are 17 departments offering PhD Programmes. The total number of PhD Seats with Institute Fellowships are 146 (Full Time-Stipendiary Category).
Key Dates & Application Fees: The closing date for submission of online application is 27 May 2022.
NIT Warangal Announces PhD Admission July 2022 with Institute Fellowship
Warangal, 05 May 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT )Warangal, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for July 2022 session. The PhD Programs, in Full-time (FT) and Part-time (PT) modes, are offered in 13 departments of the institute.
Fellowships: The candidates selected for admission into PhD under Full-Time program are eligible to receive institute fellowship as per Ministry of Education, (former MHRD) rules. Category-wise (EWS, OBC, SC, ST, PWD) reservations on overall available seats will be followed as per Government of India norms.
Announcement of inviting Applications: April 25, 2022
Last date to receive applications: May 22, 2022
NIT Silchar Opens PhD Admission with Institute Fellowship for July- Dec 2022 session
Silchar, 06 May 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Silchar, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for July- December 2022 session. The PhD programmes are available 11 departments.
PhD Admission is available under Group A and Group B category.
GROUP A: PhD Program – Regular Category who may receive fellowship from the MoE / CSIR/UGC or any other recognized funding agency.
Fellowship: As per MoE / CSIR / UGC guidelines.
GROUP B: Ph.D. Program–No financial assistance or stipend by NIT Silchar will be provided for this GROUP.
Key Dates: Last date of submission of form to the Institute is 06 June 2022