In India there are 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and 32 National Institutes of Technology (NITs). These Institutes carry Institutes of National Importance (INIs) tag and are dream destination for PhD Scholars. These research universities offer Institute Fellowships as per Ministry of Education norms.
As on 27 October 2022, there are Five IITs and Three NITs which have opened PhD Admission for January 2023 session.
List of Premier Government Universities and IITs Open PhD Admission for Semester II 2022-23:
- IIT Kanpur- 11 November 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Dharwad- 10 November 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Bhilai -31 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Delhi – 31 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Madras – 31 October 2022 (Closing Date)
List NITs Open PhD Admission:
- SV NIT Surat – 10 November 2022
- NIT Trichy- 94 Fellowship Seats – 30 November 2022
- NIT Calicut- 10 November 2022
IIT Kanpur Announces MTech & PhD Admission with Fellowships for Semester II 2022-23
Kanpur, 27 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced admission to PhD /MTech/MDes/MS(By Research) 2022-23-II Semester.
Fellowships: Financial support (Institute Assistantship/Scholarship) will be provided to non-sponsored PhD, MTech and MS (By Research) students.
Key Dates: The online applications portal will be available from 26 Oct 2022 (Wednesday) 2022, 4:00pm to 11Nov (Friday) 2022, 4:00 pm.
Application Fees: The application fee is Rs.500 for General, EWS, OBC and OBC-NCL candidates and Rs.250 for SC/ST and all DAP candidates.
Applications are invited for admission to July 2022 semester in the following programmes:
M Tech: Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Science only)
IIT Dharwad Opens PhD Admission with Teaching Assistantship Spring Semester 2022-23
Dharwad, Karnataka, 20 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Dharwad, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2022-23. IIT Dharwad admits PhD candidates under the full time research scholarship or Teaching Assistantship (TA) and part-time externally sponsored research scholars.
Teaching Assistantship (TA) Financial Support: Funded by Ministry of Education, the Teaching Assistantship (TAs) are expected to assist in the academic/administrative work for smooth functioning of the Institute. Students under this category are entitled to the financial support as per the Ministry of Education norms.
Last Date to apply online – 10-November-2022 5:00pm
Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates -15-November-2022
IIT Bhilai Announces PhD Admission with Fellowships 2022 ! Decoding Eligibility
Bhilai, 15 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhilai has announced PhD Admission for December 2022 Semester. Regular and Sponsored PhD Programs are available. Institute Fellowships are available for Regular Full Time PhD Scholars.
Application categories for PhD admission:
Sponsored external full-time
Sponsored external part -time
Sponsored non-external full-time
Sponsored non-external part -time
Key Date: The Start date of application (online only) is 05 October 2022 (10:00 Hrs IST).
Last date for submitting an online application form and completing the payment is 31 October 2022
Last date for submitting online application form and completing the payment – 20 May 2022 (17:00 Hrs IST)
IIT Delhi Opens Admission for PhD Program Semester II 2022-23 with Institute Fellowships
New Delhi, 12 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, an Institution of Eminence (IoE), has released Admission Notification for PhD and MS(R) for Semester II 2022-23.
IIT Delhi offers 31 PhD and 16 MS(R) Programmes,
Submission of Online Application Commences on 10 October 2 02 2 (12:00 noon)
Last Date for Submission of Online Application and Application Fee – 31 October 2022 (04:00 pm)
Financial Assistance & Other Support: A scheme for the award of Teaching/Research Assistantship for providing financial assistance to the students exists. In terms of this scheme, those non-sponsored students who are admitted on full-time basis are considered for the award of Teaching/Research Assistantship.
IIT Madras Opens PhD & MS (by Research) Admission Jan 2023 with 745 Fellowship Seats
Chennai, 08 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, an Institute of National Importance, has opened application window for PhD/Direct PhD/MS (by Research) Admission January 2023 Semester. Scholars admitted to PhD and MS programmes under Regular scheme are eligible for the following Half-Time Research Assistantship (HTRA).
The total number of vacant PhD seats with HTRA are 500 while MSC (by Research) seats are 245 for 2022-23 academic year.
Fellowships: Scholars admitted to PhD and M.S. programmes under Regular scheme are eligible for the following Half-Time Research Assistantship (HTRA). PhD Candidates will get Rs 31,000 /- Per Month while MS (By Research) candidates will get Rs 12,400 Per Month. They should work for 8 hours per week in the Departments to earn this assistantship.
SV NIT Surat Announces PhD Admission Jan 2023 with Institute Assistantship
Surat, 26 October 2022: Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat, an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for January 2023 session. Institute Fellowship benefits are available to Full Time PhD scholars.
Full time Institute Research scholars (FIR) taking admission in PhD Programs in Engineering, Sciences, English and Management should have qualified GATE/NET/CAT Examinations, at least once, in an academic career. Regular full-time scholars may be awarded scholarship / Assistantship as per MHRD / Institute guidelines.
NIT Trichy Opens PhD Admission January 2023 for 94 Seats with Fellowships
Tiruchirappalli, 25 October 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, Top NIT as per NIRF 2021, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD for January 2023 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 94 (Full Time-Stipendiary Category).
Key Dates & Application Fees: The closing date for submission of online application is 30 November 2022.
Tentative Schedule for Written Test*/Interview: 12 – 16 December 2022
NIT Calicut Opens PhD Admission December 2022 with Institute Fellowships
Calicut, 10 October 2022: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Calicut, Kerala, an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD programmes July 2022 (Winter Semester (December) Admissions 2022-23). Institute Fellowships are available for Regular PhD Scholars.
Admission to the Ph.D. programmes will be in the following schemes:
Scheme I: Full-time candidates including direct Ph.D. after B. Tech. (with Institute Fellowship/Govt. Fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc.)
Scheme II: Full-time candidates under the self-sponsored category
Scheme III: Full-time (sponsored) / External Registration for candidates from Industry or other organizations including Educational Institutions
Scheme IV: Internal Registrants – Regular staff employed at NITC /Research staff employed in funded projects at NITC
Scheme V: External (Part-time) Registration for candidates from Industry or other organizations including Educational Institutions
Activation of the website for submission of online application – 10 October 2022 (9.00AM)
Last date for submission of completed application form through on-line – 10 November 2022 (9.00PM)
Application Fee: Application fee details are as follows: Rs. 1,000/- for OPEN/EWS/OBC/PwD candidates and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST candidates.