National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, has released PhD Admission notification for Spring (January) 2023 Semester commencing from January 2023. Admission will be given preferably to the applicants who are eligible for Institute fellowship or have qualified for External fellowship.
However, admission may also be considered without fellowship. Students with external fellowships like NET-JRF, CSIR, DST-INSPIRE etc. are especially encouraged to apply.
Application form will be available in the Institute website for online submission 26 November 2022 (Saturday) to 10 December 2022 (Saturday).
Publication of result of scrutiny in the website (announcement section) – 17 December 2022 (Saturday)
List of Departments: There are 20 departments where PhD Admission available.
Biotechnology and Medical Engineering (BM)
Civil Engineering (CE)
Chemical Engineering (CH)
Ceramic Engineering (CR)
Computer Science & Engineering (CS)
Electronics & Communication Engineering (EC)
Electrical Engineering (EE)
Earth & Atmospheric Science ( ER )
Food Process Engineering(FP)
Humanities and Social Sciences (HS) – Economics, English, Sociology/Anthropology, Psychology, Sanskrit, Developmental Studies.
Industrial Design (ID)
Life Sciences (LS)
Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering (MM)
Mining Engineering (MN)
Planning & Architecture (PA)
Physics and Astronomy (PH)
School of Management (SM)
The minimum qualification required for admission to Ph.D. programs in Engineering, Science, Planning & Architecture, Management and Humanities & Social Sciences is one of the following:
a) M.E./M.Tech./M.Pharm./M.Arch./M.Des. in relevant discipline with at least 6.5 CGPA or 60 percent marks or 1st class in both B.Tech. (M.Sc./B.Pharm./MCA or equivalent) and M.Tech. levels from a recognized Technical Institute or University.
b) B.E./B.Tech./B.Pharm./MCA/B.Arch. or equivalent in relevant discipline with CGPA of 7.0 or 65 percent marks.
For exact eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer PhD Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of NIT Rourkela.