In India there are 32 National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and more than 15 Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIIT). These institutes offer attractive Teaching Assistantship or Institutional Fellowships to PhD scholars.
As on 27 November 2021, Six NITs and Four IIITs which have opened PhD Admission for January 2022.
List of NITs Open PhD Admission:
- NIT Andhra Pradesh -04 December 2021
- NIT Delhi – 10 December 2021
- NIT Warangal – 30 November 2021
- NIT Manipur- 10 December 2021
- NIT Trichy – 30 November 2021
List of IIITs Open PhD Admission:
- IIIT Kalyani -15 December 2021
- IIITDM Kurnool – 29 November 2021
- IIITDM Kancheepuram -02 December 2021
- IIIT Kottayam -01 December 2021
IIIT Kalyani Announces PhD Admission January 2022 with Fellowships
Kalyani, West Bengal, 27 November 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Kalyani, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2022 session.
Admissions are offered in the following categories:
Last date of application: 15 December 2021 by 3 P.M
Publication of candidate names shortlisted for test/interview: 18 December 2021 (Institute website)
Interview (tentative): Date will be declared in Institute website
IIITDM Kurnool Opens PhD Admission December 2021 with Research Assistantship
Kurnool, 20 November 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM), Kurnool, an Institution of National Importance established in 2005 by the Ministry of Education, has announced Admission to PhD progarmmes December 2021.
Types of PhD Programmes:
PhD Regular Full Time
Part Time PhD
The scholars admitted to the PhD programmes under the regular-HTRA scheme (Full time) are eligible for the Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship (HTRA).
Disciplines available for PhD: The Institute offers full-time/part-time Ph.D. programmes in the Departments of Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Sciences (Mathematics, Physics, and English).
IIITDM Kancheepuram Opens PhD Admission Jan 2022 with Fellowships! Online Interview
Chennai, 16 November 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM), Kancheepuram, an Institution of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for January 2022. The scholars admitted to the PhD programmes under the regular-HTRA scheme (Full time) are eligible for the Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship (HTRA).
Research Areas: The Institute offers Ph.D. programmes in the following disciplines:
Key Dates: The Last date for Registration of application through on-line is 02 December 2021.
IIIT Kottayam Announces PhD Admission Jan 2022 ! Decoding Eligibility
Kottayam, 05 November 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Kottayam, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2022 session.
Categories of PhD Students :
SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS (FULL-TIME)
A candidate who is having INSPIRE/CSIR/UGC can apply for full-time PhD programme. Such candidate receives assistantship or fellowship from concerned funding agencies. The Institute does not provide any financial assistantship/fellowship to such candidates. Sponsorship letter must be attached with the application:
Last Date For Receiving Applications – 01 December 2021
Written Test/ Interview: 15th , 16th and 17th December 2021
NIT Andhra Pradesh Opens Admission for PhD & MS Jan 2022 with Research Assistantship
Tadepalligudem, West Godavari, 27 November 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT)) Andhra Pradesh, Tadepalligudem, is an Institute of National Importance, announced Admission for PhD and MS (by Research) programs for January 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.
List of Departments where PhD Admission Available: Bio-Technology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Metallurgical & Materials Engineering., Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English and Management.
The last date for submitting the online applications is 04 December 2021.
NIT Manipur Opens PhD Admission January 2022 with Fellowships ! Online Selection
Imphal, 18 November 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Manipur, an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for January 2022 Session. Institute Assistantship benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.
The mode of selection will be done online.
Stipend / Financial Assistance:
Assistantship to the regular students (NET/GATE or equivalent) as per MHRD rules may be given subject to availability of fund. The candidate with no NET/GATE will be in self sponsored category.
Key Dates & Application Fees:
Issue of application form- 10 November 2021- 10 December 2021
Last date for receipt of Soft/hard copy of Application (by speed post/courier) form – 10 December 2021
NIT Delhi Opens PhD Admission January 2022 with 70 Institute Fellowship Seats
New Delhi, 20 November 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Delhi, an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for Spring Semester 2021-22 Session. Institute Fellowship benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.
Types of PhD: Full-Time & Part-Time/ Self-Financed.
Total PhD Seats: The total number of PhD Seats with Institute fellowships are 70.
Key Dates & Application Fees:
Last date to submit filled application form through Google Form is 10 December 2021 up to 5:00 PM.
NIT Warangal Announces PhD Admission December 2021 with Institute Fellowship
Warangal, 16 November 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT )Warangal, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for December 2021 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 – 15 November 2021
Last date to receive applications – 30 November 2021
Announcement of shortlisted candidates for Written Test – 10 December 2021
Date of Written Test – 13 December 2021
Dates of Interview – 15 to 18 December 2021
NIT Trichy Opens PhD Admission for 68 Seats with Fellowships
Tiruchirappalli, 11 November 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, Top NIT as per NIRF 2021, has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD for January 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 68 (Full Time-Stipendiary Category).
Tentative dates of test/interview through online (for short listed candidates): 14 December to 17 December 2021.
Key Dates & Application Fees: The closing date for submission of online application is 30 November 2021.