Universities in India admit PhD students in two sessions: July and January. For June-July 2023 session has just kick started as a very few universities have started admission process.
As on 12 February 2023, there are Five Premier Government Research Universities have announced PhD for 2023-2024.
List of Top Government Universities Open PhD Admission:
Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Kolkata – UG, PG & Junior Research Fellowships (PhD)- 05 April 2023
IISc Bangalore- UG, MSc, MTech & PhD Programmes – 31 March 2023
IIT Gandhinagar – PhD Admission (Special Drive)- 24 February 2023
IIT Bombay – Monash Research Academy- Joint PhD-
University of Queensland – IIT Delhi – Joint PhD- 15 March 2023
Indian Statistical Institute Announces Admission 2023-24: UG, MTech, PG & PhD Programmes with Fellowships
Kolkata, 12 February 2023: Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata, has announced Admission 2023-24. ISI Kolkata offers Degree (UG & PG) and Diploma as well as Junior Research Fellowships (PhD) programmes.
On-line Application Starts : 10 March 2023
On-line Application Ends : 05 April 2023
ISI Admission Test : 14 May 2023
IISc Bangalore Announces Admission 2023-24 for UG, MSc, MTech & PhD Programmes
Bangalore, 04 February 2023: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India’s top ranked Research University, has Announced Admission 2023 August Cycle for UG, PG and Research Degree programmes.
IISC Bangalore invites applications for the following Degree Programmes:
Under-graduate (UG) Programmes
Bachelor of Science (Research)
Tech. (Mathematics and Computing)
Post-graduate (PG) Course Programmes
Tech. and M.Des.
Tech. for sponsored candidates
Tech. (Online) for Sponsored Candidates
Post-graduate (PG) Research Programmes
Tech. (Research) and Ph.D.
External Registration Programme (ERP) for Ph.D./M.Tech. (Research)
Programmes for OCI and International Students
Website opens for online submission of applications – 01 February 2023
Last date for online submission of applications (website closes at 23:59 hours of 23.03.2023) – 23 March 2023
IIT Bombay – Monash Research Academy Opens PhD Admission June 2023 with Fellowships
Mumbai, 29 January 2023: IIT Bombay – Monash Research Academy (The Academy) has invited applications from eligible candidates for PhD admission in various research programs for the session June 2023.
IIT Bombay- Monash Research Academy is a partnership between IIT Bombay and Monash University, Melbourne (Australia). The Academy is under-pinned by a PhD Agreement between IIT Bombay and Monash University, students will receive a dual-badged PhD degree from IIT Bombay and Monash University.
IIT Gandhinagar Announces PhD Admission (Special Drive) Sem I 2023-24 with Fellowships
Gandhinagar, 23 January 2023: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Semester I 2023-24. This is a Special PhD Admission Drive for students from OBC(NCL)/SC/ST/PWD categories 2023-24.
The PhD Programmes are offered for Fulltime residential research candidate. Institute Fellowship Benefits are available as per Ministry of Education norms.
The application submission deadline is 25 March 2023
Announcement of shortlist (tentative) – 29 March 2023
Application Fees: Rs. 150/- (SC/ST/PD Category), Rs. 300/- (Others)
University of Queensland – IIT Delhi Joint PhD Admission July 2023 to Open on 14 February
New Delhi, 31 January 2023: The UQ – IITD Academy of Research (UQIDAR) is a transnational collaborative joint-PhD program that supports research in multi-disciplinary areas. The University of Queensland, a top university from Australia, and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi Academy of Research have collaborated to offer Joint PhD Programes.
The UQ – IITD Academy of Research (UQIDAR) will open application portal on 14 February 2023 for Cycle 1 (July) 2023.
14 February 2023 – Expressions of Interest open
15 March 2023 – Expressions of Interest close