PhD & Research

List of Shortlisted Candidates for PhD & M.Phil Admissions of different subjects in Central University, Haryana

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PhD/M.Phil Programme Admission of Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak (Last date to apply- 14 December 2020)

PhD Admission Notification of Ashoka University, Sonepat, Haryana for various Subjects (Last date to apply- 16 December 2020)

Vellore Institute of Technology’s PhD Admission Notification for various subjects (Last date to apply- 16 December 2020)

Full time & Part time PhD Admission Notification of IIT Goa (Last date to apply- 25 November 2020)

International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad offering Winter Research Admissions 2020 (For Spring 2021)(Last date to apply- 29 November 2020)

IIM Lucknow invites Application for Admission to Doctoral Programme in Management (Last date to apply- 31 January 2021)

Applications are invited for admission to the (i) Research (Ph.D.) Programmes and (ii) Ph.D. – External Registration Programme (ERP) at the Indian Institute of Science. (Last date to apply- 06 December 2020)

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, an Institute of National Importance,  has announced Admission for Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM), known as Executive PhD or Part Time PhD, for 2021. Click the below link for more details.

Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University (SRTM), Nanded, a state university in Maharashtra, has announced PhD Entrance Test (PET) 2020. The total number of vacant PhD Seats are 1564 in 38 subjects. Click the below link for more details.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Shillong, India’s Leading Business School, has announced PhD Programmes for 2021. PhD Programme is offered in eight management related subjects. The institute provides Monthly Fellowships and various research grants to PhD Scholars. Click the below link for more details.

IIT Madras and Wipro GE Healthcare Announce Fellowship Partnership , Financial Aid to Research Scholars. Click the below link to visit.

Wipro GE Healthcare Private Limited (WGE) today announced a fellowship partnership with Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), Chennai, to provide increased opportunities for Research Scholars to build and further improve the innovation ecosystem. Under this program, Wipro GE Healthcare will also provide financial aid and industrial expertise to chosen Masters (MS) in Research Scholars at IIT Madras.

Speaking on the collaboration, Mr. Azim Premji, Chairman, Wipro GE Healthcare said, “The world of healthcare is getting transformed through use of digital technologies which can address some of the toughest healthcare challenges. This transformation can be accelerated by building a collaborative ecosystem of industry and academia partners. Through this partnership with IITM, we wish to mentor the students and their ideas, and help them develop affordable healthcare solutions for those in need across the country.”

Wipro GE Healthcare aims to develop an innovation mindset in students with engineering skills by providing industrial exposure in healthcare domain and other technology areas of the company through close collaboration with technical experts. Research Scholars of this MS program shall also be offered nine-month long internship opportunity at WGE.

The partnership will further evangelize the concept of local innovation in affordable Medical Technology and other related areas through activities such as student hackathons, guest lectures, product teardowns and lecture demonstrations.

Highlighting the opportunities from this collaboration, Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, said, “We are delighted to partner with GE Healthcare in this exciting area of healthcare innovation to catalyze innovative research and solutions that can impact the society positively. This collaboration will provide a rich experience to research scholars of the program as they will get a chance to work on diverse healthcare projects and get mentored by industry experts from Wipro GE Healthcare. Such research degree programs driven by industry-academia partnership are an important element of IITM’s research and innovation ecosystem.”

Nalinikanth Gollagunta, Global Chief Operating Officer, Digital, GE Healthcare said, “We are honored to collaborate with IITM and tap into their vibrant pool of student community willing to be challenged to come out with breakthrough ideas in the healthcare sector. We believe in investing in talent early for building capacity not just for Wipro GE but also for the entire healthcare ecosystem. Through the program, we hope to foster a spirit of innovation and growth mindset among the future technology leaders coming out of IITM.”

Prof. Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam, Head of IITM’s Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre and coordinator of this program said, “We have had a very engaging and productive R&D collaboration with GE Healthcare during the past six years through various projects. This MS degree program takes our partnership to the next level by an explicit focus on developing talent and skills in this area through our research scholars.”

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala,  an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for January-July 2021 Academic Session.  Institute Assistantship  benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

PhD Admission is available in the following subject groups: (a)Engineering, (b)Science (c) Management  Humanities & Social Sciences Departments.

Key Dates & Application Fees: The last date of online fee payment is 23 December 2020. The last date of submission online application is 23 December 2020. Publication of short listed candidates is 01 January 2021.

Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MANIT) Jaipur, an Institute of National Importance & popularly known as NIT Jaipur, has called invited applications for PhD Programmes Even semester 2020-21. Selection will he held on Online Written Test and Online Interview considering COVID 19 pandemic. Institute Scholarship benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Puducherry, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2021 session. The PhD programmes are available 09 departments.

Regular full time scholars will get institute fellowship/JRF. The institute fellowship will be limited and shall be available on merit.

 National Institute of Technology  (NIT )Warangal, the third Top ranked NIT in India, has released PhD Admission Notice for December  2020 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.

Key Dates: Last date to receive applications: 18 December 2020

Announcement of candidates called for Interview: 29th December 2020

Written test and Dates of Interview: 4 to 8 January 2021.

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced Admission into PhD programme under Group B category.

Under GROUP B PhD Program category: 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 – 28 December 2020

List of short-listed candidates to be uploaded in the institute website – 08 January 2021

List of Departments where PhD Open:  Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Management Studies.

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing (IIITDM) Jabalpur , an Institute of National Importance, invites applications for admission to Doctoral Programme for January 2021. The PhD Programme is available in the following categories: Full Time, Part Time and Direct Admission to PhD after BTech.

Institute Assistantship (IA), in the form of Teaching Assistantship, is provided to Full Time PhD Scholars as per Ministry of Education norms. Further, the student is required to assist 8 hours of work per week assigned by the Discipline.

Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management – Kerala (IIITM-K) has been approved a research centre under Faculty of technology by Cochin University of Science and Technology.

Admission for PhD programmes is open. Application forms which can be obtained from Departments under Faculty of Technology, CUSAT to be submitted to academic office duly filled by the applicant and attested by Research Supervisor on or before 31 December  2020.

Banaras Hindu University, (BHU) Varanasi, India’s premier Central University, has released PhD Admission notification for March  semester for academic year 2019-20. Due to COVID19, BHU has not admitted students for doctoral programs in 2020. Hence, the Admission process is delayed.

BHU has notified now Admission of Research Entrance Test (RET) Exempted candidates in PhD Programme of  March2020 semester of the  Academic Session 2019-2020.

University of Madras, a public state university in Chennai, has released PhD admission notification for January 2021 session. PhD Programmes are offered in various departments of the University, Colleges affiliated to University and recognized research institutions for the academics session 2021 (January). The PhD programmes are offered in more than70 departments of the university. Both PhD (Full-Time) and PhD (Part-Time) are available.

Key Dates & Application Fee:  University of Madras informed that the online application designed for the January 2021 session alone will be accepted and other applications will not be considered for admission under any circumstances.

Candidates should submit the Hard copy of the on-line Application form to the respective University Department / Affiliated College / Research Institution where the candidate is proposed to do their research work on or before 31 December 2020.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad, India’s Top Business School, has announced PhD Programmes for 2021. PhD Programme is offered in 11 management released subjects. The programme prepares students for a career in academia or research positions in industry.

Research Areas:  (1) Agriculture, (2) Economics, (3) Finance & Accounting, (4) Human Resource Management, (5) Information Systems, (6) Innovation and Management in Education, (7) Marketing, (8) Organizational Behaviour, (9) Production and Quantitative Methods, (10) Public Systems and (11) Strategy.

A total of 393 doctoral students have graduated from IIM Ahmedabad so far.

Key Dates & Application Fees:  An application fee of Rs.500/- can be paid through IIMA gate way. The last date for submitting the application will be 21 January  2021.

NIIT University, a private university in Neemrana, Rajasthan, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2021.

Research Areas: Biotechnology, Computer Science & Engineering, Educational Technology, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Geospatial Information Systems, Humanities & Social Sciences, Mathematics and Basics Sciences, and Management.

Entrance Test for all eligible will be held online amid COVID 19 pandemic. Candidates who have qualified UGC NET and/or GATE etc. will be exempted from the Entrance Test of the University. However, all such candidates will have to face an interview to be conducted by the faculty of the research discipline of the University.

Scholarships: All registered regular full time students would be provided scholarship of up-to Rs 30,000 per month. PhD Scholars shall be required to assist in the teaching/research activities. All registered full-time residential students would be provided financial assistance for maximum five years depending on the satisfactory report from the doctoral committee.

Financial assistance of Rs. 30,000/- per month during the course work and till the date of approval of research proposal to the candidates who have the MTech degree.

Financial assistance of Rs. 20,000/ (per month) will be paid during the course work and till the date of approval of research proposal to the candidates who do not have the MTech degree.

Financial assistance of Rs. 35,000/- (per month) thereafter till completion of three years from the date of 1st registration. Financial assistance of Rs. 40,000/- (per month) for the remaining period of PhD not exceeding five years from the date of 1st registration. The enhancement will be based on the performance, paper publication and recommendation of doctoral committee and approval of University level research committee.

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) Pune, Deemed to be University (DIAT) under Dept of Defence R&D / DRDO – Ministry of Defence, has announced PhD Admission for  January 2021 session.

PhD Admission January 2021 is available for Project Staff (JRF/SRF/PA) working under sponsored projects & Candidates with CSIR-NET, DST, UGC-NET or any other National fellowship / scholarship available to them.

Key Dates:

Duly filled-in application in the prescribed proforma may be forwarded to the Joint Registrar (Academics), DIAT (DU), Girinagar, Pune-411025 so as to reach on or before 15 December 2020.

Bhattadev University, Pathsala, a state university in Assam, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2021 session. PhD Admission available in the following departments: Assamese, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Physics and Zoology.

Subject wise intake:

Assamese (08), Chemistry (08), Geography (08), Mathematics (04), Physics (06), and Zoology (06).

Key Dates: Last date of submission of online application is 21 December 2020.

Date of Entrance Test (in offline mode): 03 January 2021

Date of declaration of Entrance Test result: 07 January 2021

Date of Personal Interview: 11 January 2021 and 12 January 2021.

Date of Admission: 18 January 2021 to 20 January 2021.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore,  second Top Ranker in BSchools in India,  has already opened application portal for PhD Admission 2021. PhD Admission is available in 10 subjects related to Management, Economics and Entrepreneurship.

There is no tuition fee for PhD students. Additionally, Doctoral research scholars will receive a stipend of Rs 35,000 per month for up to five years to cover their living expenses.

Key Dates: The online application portal has opened from 14 October 2020. The closing date for submission of application is 18 January 2021. IIMB Test – 07 February  2021 (Sunday) (Test centres – Bangalore & Kozhikode).

Research Areas: Decision Sciences,  Economics & Social Sciences, Entrepreneurship, Finance & Accounting, Information Systems, Marketing, Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management, Production & Operations Management, Public Policy, and Strategy.

Candidates can apply to a maximum of two areas of specialization.

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, a state university in West Bengal, has announced PhD Admission for Faculty Council of Science.

Closing Date: The closing date for submission of application is extended to 03 January 2021.

Eligibility Conditions: All  applicants  must have  completed  results  of 2 years  M.Sc. with requisite  marks as mentioned  for eligibility  in the JU New PhD Regulation 2017  or equivalent  degrees from  any university /institute  recognized  by the UGC.

Candidates have to pay  the application  fees Rs.500/- (per subjects) online through  SBI  collect system using  credit card / debit card/ Net Banking.

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT), Gandhinagar has invited online applications from eligible candidates for PhD programmes for Winter Session 2020-21.  Teaching Assistantship (TA)/Research Assistantships (RAs)  is offered to Full Time PhD Scholars. Considering COVID 19, selection will be held through Online Proctored Entrance Examination.

Research Areas at DA-IICT:  Information and Communication Technology (ICT) & allied disciplines, Mathematical & Computational Sciences (Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Computational Science), Humanities & Social Sciences (English, History, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Philosophy and Design).

PhD Programmes are also available for Sponsored candidates.

Key Dates & Application: The closing date for submission of online application is 31 December 2020.

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai, a premier multi-disciplinary research organization focusing on nuclear energy programme under         Department of Atomic Energy, has invites applications for 105 Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) positions. Research Areas are Physical, Chemical and Biological Sciences.

BARC Notification mentioned that all the selected candidates will register for PhD in Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI a deemed to be University of Department of Atomic Energy).

Key Dates & Application Fees:  The online application portal will be available from 18 December 2020 to 15 January 2021. Interview (tentative dates) April /May 2021.

Application fee of 500/- (Rupees five hundred only) is payable at the time of submission of online application.

Fellowship and Tenure: The selected candidates will be initially taken as Junior Research Fellows (JRF) and will be paid a stipend of 31,000/- per month. The fellowship will be provided initially for a period of two years. On satisfactory performance, the tenure of Fellowship will be further extended and upgraded to Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from the third year onwards with a stipend of 35000/- per month (consolidated). The total period of the fellowship shall in no case exceed five years. They are entitled for contingency grant including book allowance of 40,000/- per year. The candidate who could not be provided with accommodation is entitled for HRA @ 24% of the Fellowship.

Eligibility Conditions in Brief:  

I) Candidates should have consistently good academic record and should have secured minimum of 60% aggregate in B.Sc. and 55% aggregate in M.Sc. from a recognized University.

 II) a. Candidates those who have completed and awaiting the final results of M.Sc. Degree may also apply. However, such candidates should necessarily attach copies of the mark sheets of B.Sc. Degree and a copy of M.Sc. first year mark sheet(s) along with the application.

b.Such candidates should have scored marks above 60% aggregate until the previous semester/year and minimum aggregate of 60% in B.Sc. level. In case such candidates eventually join the Fellowship, they shall have acquired aggregate marks of 55% in the qualifying degrees.

c. Candidates with five years integrated M.Sc. degree should have secured minimum of 55% aggregate in M.Sc./B.S.-M.S. (Dual degree).

In case appearing candidates are selected for JRF, they should secure 55% marks in aggregate in the M.Sc. examination and submit their M.Sc. Degree and mark sheet by July 01, 2021, failing which their candidature may be terminated.

In addition to the above, ONLY those candidates who have appeared and successfully cleared atleast one of the following qualifying examinations will be shortlisted for interview at BARC, Mumbai. Applications will be scrutinized and suitability of candidates will be decided on the basis of their academic performance and qualifying examination.

a.With valid UGC-CSIR-NET Fellowship (SLET/ Lecturership is not eligible)

b.With valid JEST score

c.With valid ICMR-JRF Test, ICAR-JRF Test

d.With valid DBT-JRB Biotechnology Eligibility Test

e. With valid GATE Score 2019/2020 in Physics / Chemistry / Life Sciences / Biotechnology

Age Limit : The candidate should be less than 28 years of age as on last date for receipt of application. Age relaxation is applicable up to 3 years in case of Other Backward Class applicants, 5 years in case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe applicants and 10 years in case of persons with disabilities applicants.

Selection Procedure: Applications will be scrutinized and candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on their academic performance and score obtained in the Qualifying Examination.

A first screening will be made based on previous academic records of the applicants.

A further shortlisting of candidates will be made based on the performance in nationwide screening test (Qualifying Examination).

For exact eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer JRF Notification, uploaded on the official website of  Recruitment of BARC.

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, has applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD Program (without Institute Fellowship) for Spring (January) 2020-21 Semester commencing from January 2021. Institute Fellowship category of PhD Admission is not available for January 2021 semester.

NIT Rourkela informed that admissions will be given preferably to the applicants who have qualified for external fellowships. 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: 07 December 2020 (Monday) to 25 December 2020 (Friday).

Test and/ Interview (Venue – NIT, Rourkela)/online – 05 January 2021 (Tuesday)

Starting of Class / Research work-  22 January 2021 (Friday)

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)

Chemistry(CY)

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)

Mathematics (MA)

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering (MM)

Mining Engineering (MN)

Planning & Architecture (PA)

Physics and Astronomy (PH)

School of Management (SM)

Eligibility Conditions:

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.

c) M.Sc. in Basic Sciences with CGPA 7.0 or 65 percent marks in relevant disciplines. For applicants with valid GATE/NET/GPAT score, requirement may be relaxed by maximum 0.5 CGPA or 5% marks.

d) M.B.B.S. / B.V.Sc. with CGPA 6.5 or 60 percent marks or 1st class.

Further, candidates having the following qualification can also apply for Ph.D. in Management and Humanities & Social Sciences:

e) M.A. / MBA / M.Com. / M.Sc. in Humanities and Social Sciences or Management with 6.5 CGPA or 60 percent marks or 1st class.

In addition to the above eligibility criteria (based on B.Tech., B.Arch., M.Sc., MBA, MA, M. Com., M.Tech., M.Arch., M. Des. and M. Pharm., etc. examinations), the following additional criteria will also be applicable:

a) A candidate should score minimum 60% marks or 6.5/10 CGPA or 1st class throughout career to be eligible for admission to Ph.D. program. The DRC, however, may make one exception (marks <60% or Grade < 6.5/10) at its discretion from among the results of 10th, +2, BA, B.Sc., Diploma etc. (except qualifying degree) if the candidate has qualified GATE/NET/GPAT or other national level fellowship tests like DST-INSPIRE, RGNF etc.

b) For admission to Engineering and Science disciplines (except Life Science), a candidate should have passed Mathematics in +2 Science or Diploma.

c) Science students admitted to Ph.D. program in Engineering need Mathematics in +3 level. Students without Mathematics in +3 level may be admitted under the condition that they will have to register for 16 credits of 100 and 200 level Mathematics and 100 level Computer Science courses (Theory and Practical) in addition to their normal course requirement, and secure at least C grade in each course.

d) A student should have passed Life Science or Biological Science either in +2 or +3 level for admission to Ph.D. in Life Science department.

e) Students without adequate background in the primary discipline will be required to have 10% extra marks (1.0 CGPA) to qualify over students with specialization in a primary discipline, unless explicitly exempted by the Senate. List of primary disciplines for specializations under the various departments is given in Clause “D” of the PhD Admission Prospectus.

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.

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) Katra, a state university in  Jammu & Kashmir,announced PhD Admission for December-May session. The closing date for online submission of application is 15 December 2020. Hence, eligible candidates should apply as soon as possible.

How to Apply: Online Applications can be filled at New Application Form Submission Interface of University for AY 2020-21: https://www.smvdu.ac.in/index.php/admission2020

The last date for submission of complete Application Form is 15 December 2020. Candidates who have applied earlier for the admission to the PhD program of the University in the AY 2020-21 need not apply again.

Research Subjects:

Computer Science & Engg.

 Economics

Electronics & Communication Engg

Management

Mechanical Engg

Energy Management

Physics

Mathematics

Biotechnology

Philosophy

Chemistry

English

Eligibility: 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in Master’s degree in relevant discipline or inter-disciplinary/trans-disciplinary disciplines.

GATE / NET qualified candidates shall be given preference as per applicable rules.

Selection Procedure: Selection procedure comprises of Written Examination followed by Viva Voce/Interview of the short listed candidates. (visit www.smvdu.ac.in for details). Candidates having valid NET/GATE certificates shall be exempted from appearing in the Written Examination.

For exact eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the interested candidates should refer the PhD Admission Information Brochure uploaded on the official website of  Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University.

Lalit Narayan Mithila University (LNMU),  Darbhanga, a  state university in Bihar, has announced PhD Admission for 2021. LNMU will conduct PhD Admission Test on 17 January 2021 (Sunday).

Total Vacant PhD Seats:  The total number of vacant PhD seats are 1063 across 25 subjects.

Key Dates:   The online application portal has opened from 11 December 2020. The online application portal will close on 31 December 2020. With late fine, the online application portal will close on 05 January 2021.

Application Fees:

General/ BC/EBC – Rs 3,000 /-

SC/ST/Disabled/Women /EWS – 2000 /-

Late Fine  – Rs 500 /-

DepartmentPost
 AIH & C -Ancient Indian History & Culture (AIH & C)11
BIO-TECHNOLOGY5
BOTANY6
CHEMISTRY227
COMMERCE12
DRAMATICS6
ECONOMICS30
EDUCATION93
ENGLISH20
GEOGRAPHY13
HINDI25
HISTORY15
HOME SCIENCE100
MAITHILI71
MANAGEMENT5
MATHEMATICS44
MUSIC19
PHILOSOPHY30
PHYSICSS108
POLITICAL SCIENCE35
PSYCHOLOGY36
SANSKRIT45
SOCIOLOGY5
URDU83
Z0OLOGY19
Total1063

Candidate who have passed NET/JRF/BET/PAT-2018/PAT-2019 of LNMU and/or have secured grants for research such as fellowship/scholarships offered by DBT/ICMRACAR/DST /CSSIR/ICHR  etc. will be exempted from PhD Admission Test.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of the Lalit Narayan Mithila University (LNMU).

University of Hyderabad (UoH), a central university, has invited online applications from eligible candidates for PhD Admission January 2021. The consolidated number of PhD seats available for PhD Admission for the current session are 117.

University of Hyderabad (UoH) will conduct Entrance Examination 09 & 10 January 2021 at the following Centres: Calicut, Delhi, Hyderabad and Kolkata.

Key Dates:

Commencement of online submission:  10 December 2020

Last date for Submitting the Online Application: 31 December 2020

Downloading of Hall Tickets for Written Test: 07 January 2021

Date of Entrance Examination at Centres: Calicut, Delhi, Hyderabad and Kolkata

09 January 2021 & 10 January 2021.

Total PhD Seats for January 2021: The total PhD Seats available for January 2021 is 117 across 33 departments.: Vacant seats of PhD – July 2020 session is 78 and Fresh Intake for January 2021 Session is 38.

List of Departments where PhD Seats are available:

Applied Maths 2

Statistics –  1

Computer Science  8

Physics  10

Electronics Science  3

Chemistry 15

Biochemistry  6

Plant Sciences  10

 Microbiology  1

Biotechnology  3

 Animal Biology  1

Systems & Computational Biology – 3

 Economics – 3

Philosophy – 1

 Hindi –  2

Telugu – 1

 Urdu –  5

 Applied Linguistics – 8

Translation Studies –  6

 Sanskrit Studies – 1

 English Language Studies – 1

Political Science – 1

 Anthropology – 3

Regional Studies – 1

 Dance – 1

 Theatre Arts – 4

 Communication – 1

Public Health – 1

 Biomedical Science – 3

Psychology –  2

Cognitive Science –  2

Materials Engineering –  3

 Nano Science – 3

For further details about eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer the Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of University of Hyderabad (UoH).

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for 2021. The PhD Scholars are exempted from paying tuition and other related fees. Fellowship stipend  available for PhD Scholars.

Research Areas:  Economics,Finance, Accounting & Control,Information Systems,Marketing Management,Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources,Quantitative Methods & Operations Management,andStrategic Management.

Eligibility:

One of the following qualifications is required as basic eligibility:

Master’s Degree or Post Graduate Diploma (2 yrs) with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA.

Professional qualifications of CA, ICWA and CS with B Com/Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent.

B Tech/4 year Degree with 6.5 CGPA or equivalent*

(* for c above additional minimum 3 years relevant experience is required for applying to Marketing Management Area)

Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer), Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) and Persons-with-Disabilities will be given a 5% relaxation in the minimum marks requirement.

Those appearing for the final exams can also apply; but, their final selection will be subject to successful completion of the requirement by June 30, 2021. Their admission will be provisional till they produce the required certificates of qualification before December 2021.

Qualifying Examination

Except for those opting for IIM Bangalore Test, a candidate applying for Doctoral Programme of IIM Kozhikode should have a valid test score not older than three years as on January 25, 2021, from the date of application in any of the following tests.

Sl.No.    Area of Specialisation   Qualifying Tests*

  1. Economics CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC NET, IIMB Test
  2. Finance, Accounting and Control              CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF#, GATE, IIMB Test
  3. Information Systems CAT,GATE,GMAT,GRE, IIMB Test
  4. Marketing Management CAT, UGC JRF, GMAT and GRE
  5. Organisational Behaviour & Human Resources CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, IIMB Test
  6. Quantitative Methods & Operations Management CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC/CSIR JRF, GATE, IIMB Test
  7. Strategic Management CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, GATE, IIMB Test

(# For the Finance, Accounting and Control area, UGC-JRF in Management, Economics and Commerce only are considered)

Applicants opting to take IIMB Test should choose this option in the application. IIMB Test will be conducted by IIM Banglore on 07 February 2021 at Bangalore and Kozhikode.

*Relaxation: Candidates holding PGDM (full-time 2 year program) of any of the IIMs or holding Executive PGDM from IIM Kozhikode are exempted from taking qualifying tests.

Key Dates & Application Fees:

Online application will open on – 25 November  2020

Last date for submission of Online Application is – 25 January  2021 ( 05:00 PM )

Candidates are required to apply online. They can apply to a maximum of two areas of specialization. An application fee of Rs.1000/- is required (Rs. 2000/- in case you are opting for IIMB Test), which has to be remitted online through the link provided with the application form.

Financial Support:  Would be given a stipend of Rs. 35,000/- per month for the first and second years, Rs. 37,500/ per month on successful completion of Comprehensive examination and Rs.40,000/- per month after successful presentation and defense of Thesis proposal.

Additional awards are given based on performance.

They are exempted from paying tuition and other related fees.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM) Kozhikode.

Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar, a leading private university in Punjab, is conducting National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) for PhD aspirants in February 2021.Both Part Time and Full Time PhD Admission is available for more than 43 subjects. 

Online LPU PhD Test: Considering steep spike in infection cases in India and COVID 19 pandemic, LPUNEST for PhD would be conducted in online mode only i.e. remotely proctored online LPUNEST from home will be conducted. LPUNEST (PhD) will provide a gateway to all PhD programmes in LPU and will act as Entrance test for admission in PhD Programmes at LPU.

Teaching Fellowship:  LPU also offers Teaching Fellowship to full time Research Scholars. Preference will be given to NET/GATE/GPAT qualified candidates and Research Scholars having previous teaching and research experience. The teaching fellowship awardee will be paid an honorarium of Rs. 15,600/ per month (consolidated). The Research scholar is required to take teaching load of minimum six credits.

Key Dates:

Online Registration starts on:     11 December 2020

Last date of Registration:              28 January 2021

Dates of Entrance Test: 29 and 31 January 2021

Result of LPUNEST (PhD): 3 February 2021

Last Date of Admission: 27 February 2021

Eligibility Criteria (Qualifying Exam):

Master’s degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate

5% relaxation to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer) / differently-abled candidates

Applicants having relevant Post Graduation degree in Engineering are only allowed to apply for the Ph.D. in engineering disciplines. e.g. applicants with M.Tech/ME in CSE would apply for PhD( CSE), and applicants with MCA or M.Sc. (CS/IT) degree should apply for PhD (Computer Applications).

Exemption from Entrance Test: Applicants who have qualified UGC (NET/ JRF)/ CSIR (NET/ JRF)/ ICAR (JRF/ SRF) examination/ SLET (Punjab only)/ GATE/ GPAT/ ICAR (NET), Teacher Fellowship holder or passed MPhil Programme (in Regular mode only) are exempted from LPUNEST (PhD).

Exemption is for LPUNEST (PhD) only but the applicant will have to fill the LPUNEST (Ph.D.) form and appear for the Interview. The applicants are required to bring the original documents against which exemption is sought at the time of interview.

GATE/GPAT score should be valid at the time of admission.

Selection Criteria:

An applicant will be short listed for interview on the basis of his/ her score in the entrance examination LPUNEST (Ph.D.).

The final selection for admission in Ph.D. will be based on the performance in Entrance Test (70% weightage) and Interview (30% weightage) subject to scoring minimum marks in the Interview.

However if anyone is exempted from LPUNEST (Ph.D.) entrance test, then 100% weightage will be given to Interview only.

List of Departments offering Full Time PhD Programmes:

  1. Aerospace Engineering
  2. Agronomy
  3. Ayurvedic Pharmacy
  4. Biochemistry
  5. Biotechnology
  6. Botany
  7. Chemical Engineering
  8. Chemistry
  9. Clinical Biochemistry
  10. Clinical Microbiology
  11. Design
  12. Electrical Engineering
  13. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  14. Entomology
  15. Fine Arts
  16. Food Science and Technology
  17. Genetics and Plant Breeding
  18. Geospatial Information Science and Technology
  19. History
  20. Journalism and Mass Communication
  21. Law
  22. Mathematics
  23. Mechanical Engineering
  24. Microbiology
  25. Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
  26. Performing Arts-Music
  27. Performing Arts-Theatre
  28. Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  29. Pharmaceutics
  30. Pharmacognosy
  31. Pharmacology
  32. Physical Education
  33. Physics
  34. Planning
  35. Plant Pathology
  36. Psychology
  37. Public Administration
  38. Punjabi
  39. Sociology
  40. Soil Science and Agriculture Chemistry
  41. Zoology
  42. Horticulture (Fruit Science)
  43. Horticulture (Vegetable Science)

For exact details on eligibility conditions, how to apply and other detail, the candidates should refer the PhD Admission  page on the official website of  LPU.

Utkal University Bhubaneswar, a premier state university in Odisha, has announced MPhil & PhD Admission for  Academic year 2020-21. The University will conduct Entrance Test for MPhil & PhD Admission on 29 Dec 2020 (MPhil) to 30 Dec 2020(PhD).

Total Number of Vacant seats: The total number of vacant PhD seats are 168 across 36 subjects. The total number of vacant MPhil seats are 146.

Important Dates:

Last date of submitting online application form  is 24 December 2020 by 11:59 PM

Download of Admit Cards shall be during              25 December 2020 to 29-12-2020.

Entrance Test for different Courses         29 December 2020(MPhil) to 30 December 2020(PhD)

Submission of Hard Copy of final online Application form with relevant documents to be submitted on the date of their Entrance Tests at the respective Departments.

The application Fee is Rs 1,000 for PhD and Rs 100 for MPhil.

The MPhil, NET and Equivalent level examination qualifiers are exempted from appearing the written examination for both PhD & MPhil.

List of Departments where Vacant MPhil & PhD Seats available:

DepartmentMPhilPhD
A & A Economics103
AIHC & A5
Anthropology101
Bio- Technology48
Botany510
Business Administration11
Chemistry1016
Commerce75
Education15
English4
Environment Science5
 Geography83
Geology92
History64
Law1
Library Inf.& Sc.3
Mathematics4
Microbiology5
Odia68
Pharmacy5
Philosophy44
Physics68
PM & IR8
Political Science62
Polymer Science7
Public Administration51
Sanskrit7
Sociology3
Statistics61
Zoology67
Development Studies12
ICAR/CIFA5
ICMR4
Ayurveda12
Journalism &Mass  Communication1
Social Exclusion & inclusive Policy42
Total146168

For eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should visit the official website of Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.

Galgotias University Greater Noida, a leading private university in Uttar Pradesh, has invited applications for PhD Admission –Winter Session 2020-21. Both Full Time and Part Time PhD Courses available.

Key Dates & Application Fee: The closing date for submission of online application is 23 December 2020. The date of entrance test is 03 January 2021.The date of interview is 03 & 4th January 2021.

The application fee is Rs 1100.

Eligibility Conditions: Master degree in Engineering / Technology/Science/Business Administration/Pharmacy/Humanities/Social Science/Languages/Law/ other with a minimum 55% marks (CGPA 6.0 on a 10 point scale)or equivalent.

List of Subjects where PhD Admission is available:

Basic  & applied sciences:   Chemistry , Forensic Science, Mathematics, Physics

Computer & information sciences:    Computer applications

Engineering  & Technology:     Civil engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Humanities & Social Sciences :     Psychology, English, Sociology, Political Science, Economics.

Management , Finance& commerce : Finance , Human Resources, Marketing, Operations, Strategic Management.

Biological and Bio-Medical Sciences : Biochemistry, Healthcare & Hospital  Management, Clinical Research

Media  & Communication Studies: Mass Communication

Law : Law

Education: Education

Admission to PhD will be two stage process:

PhD Entrance Test (PET)

A Personal Interview (PI) written test shall be conducted by CoE office and Interview to be conducted under supervision of Dean PG & Research by respective School Deans along with SRC.

The Entrance Test shall be qualifying with qualifying marks as 50%. [The Entrance test will have 50% questions from research methodology and 50% questions from respective discipline.] The Entrance Test shall be conducted at the Centre(s), notified in advance (changes of Centre, if any, also shall be notified in advance).

Entrance Test may be exempted for the following cases:

  •  Candidates with M.Phil. Qualification provided they were admitted to the M.Phil. Program through an Entrance Test.
  •  Candidates who have qualified UGC-NET, GATE, UGC-CSIR NET
  •  Candidates who were admitted previously to a Ph.D. Program at a recognized university through an Entrance Test and wish to transfer to the Ph.D. program at GU.
  •  Candidates from the industry having 10 years of experience or above.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the PhD Admission Notification uploaded on the official website of Galgotias University.

Indian School of Business (ISB), a leading BSchool in Asia, has announced Admission for Executive Doctoral Progarmme, known as Executive Fellow Programme in Management  2021. Executive FPM is suitable for Senior Working Professionals  who wish to make a significant contribution to their specific area of business while continuing to work full-time.  The program is a cohort-based, executive format.

About Executive FPM at ISB: The programme is a cohort-based model designed to be completed within three years. During the three-year programme, courses will be delivered through a series of 15-weekend residencies. During these weekend residencies (Friday through Sunday), there will be face-to-face classroom instruction, seminars and networking events. In-between residencies there will be assignments and projects requiring collaboration.

Eligibility Conditions:

An Executive FPM applicant must have:

Minimum 8 years of professional working experience

At least a bachelor’s degree. An MBA or business-focused master’s degree is a plus but not mandatory

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Interest in applied research and connecting theory to practice

Because of the nature of the Executive FPM programme and the level of experience required of candidates, the GMAT or GRE is not required.

Applicants are not required to take the GMAT or GRE test, since a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent is part of the requirement for admission.

All applicants shortlisted for the programme are required to interview with our admission committee before being able to get an admit offer.

Key Dates:

The closing date for submission of online application:

Regular Application:        28 February  2021             (Application Fee- ₹ 5,000)

Late Application                30 April  2021      (Application Fee ₹ 10,000)

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of Indian School of Business.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM),  Kashipurhas released PhD Admission Notification for 2021-22. PhD Admission is available in eight management and its related subjects. PhD Scholars will be provided with Monthly Fellowships at @Rs 30,000 to Rs 35,000

Research Areas:

Business Communication

Economics

Finance and Accounting

Information Technology and Systems

Marketing

Operations Management and Decision Sciences

Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management

Public Policy and Governance

Key Dates: The last date of submitting online application is 15th Feburary 2021.

Financial Assistance: Fellowship of Rs. 30,000/- to Rs. 35,000/- per month. Contingency grant of Rs. 1.25 Lacs, Conference grant of Rs. 2 Lacs.

Eligibility:

Candidates applying for the programme must have one of the following qualifications

A master’s degree in any discipline with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade point average.

OR

A professional qualification – CA/ICWA/CS with graduation degree.

OR

4 years / 8-semester bachelor’s degree (B.E./B. Tech./B. Arch. etc.) with at least 6.5 CGPA or equivalent percentage.

Work experience in industry or academics (in reputed organizations), though not mandatory, will be given due credit in the selection process. The work experience as full-time executives or as management teachers in an organization/institution of repute is only considered as valid experience.

Those who are appearing for their final year examination in the current academic year may also apply. However, their admission to the programme, if selected, will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for completing the relevant degree before 30 June 2021 (a letter needs to be obtained by the candidate from the Head of the concerned Institution to this effect) and compulsorily producing the degree/certificate of completion by 31st December 2021 (satisfying all the eligibility criteria).

Eligibility also means candidates require a standard test score, from any one of the acceptable tests (test taken in the calendar year 2018 onwards only will be considered) (except IIMB test score which should be of 2021) for the area(s) of specialization they are applying to, as shown below.

Area of Specialization   Acceptable Test Scores

Economics:         GMAT, GRE, CAT, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Finance and Accounting:               GMAT, GRE, CAT, GATE, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Information Technology and Systems:   GMAT, GRE, CAT, GATE, IIMB Test, JRF(NET)

Marketing Management:             GMAT, GRE, CAT, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management:   GMAT, GRE, CAT, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Operations Management and Decision Sciences:              GMAT, GRE, CAT, GATE, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Public Policy:      GMAT, GRE, CAT, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

Business Communication:            GMAT, GRE, CAT, JRF (NET), IIMB Test

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM Kashipur.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM),  Bodh Gaya, has released PhD Admission Notification for 2021-22. The institute offers PhD Admission in six management and its related subjects. PhD Scholars will be provided with Monthly Fellowships at @Rs 32,800 to Rs 39,000

Research Areas:

  • Marketing
  • Economics
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Information Technology & Systems
  • Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques
  • Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour

Key Dates: The application window will remain open from 16 December  2020 – 31 March 2021.

Financial Assistance: IIM Bodh Gaya will offer scholarship to research scholars. The fellowship will cover all academic expenses (tuition and library fees) and hostel fee.

Monthly Stipend:

Till Comprehensive Exam :Rs. 32,800/-

Post Comprehensive Exam :Rs. 35,400/-

Post approval of Thesis Proposal :Rs. 39,300/-

Additional Financial Support provided in the form of Contingency Grant; To purchase Laptop; and To attend Conferences.

Eligibility Conditions:

Education: Master’s degree in any discipline, with at least 60 percent marks or equivalent grade point average,

OR Professional qualifications like CA, ICWA, CS with at least 60 percent marks  or equivalent grade point average,

OR Five year/four year Integrated Master’s degree programme in any discipline, with at least 60 percent marks, obtained after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent,

OR Four Year/Eight Semester Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (B.E./B.Tech./ B. Arch.) with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent.

Those who are appearing for their final year examination in the current academic year may also apply. However, their admission to the programme will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for obtaining the relevant degree before 30th June 2021.

Candidates who have already passed two-year full-time PGP completed in last 10 years from IIMs with minimum 60 percent marks or equivalent are exempted from the test score and can apply directly. It is necessary that candidates applying for exemption from test must attach copies of both side of the grade sheet to ascertain the equivalence between the grading systems of other IIMs, without which, the application for exemption from test will not be considered.

Age: Candidate must not be more than 40 years as on 1st June 2021.

Reservation: IIM Bodh Gaya will follow strictly the Government of India’s Reservation Policy.

Qualifying Exam: CAT (2019/2020) OR GRE/GMAT/GATE/JRF (UGC/CSIR) (for the relevant area of specialization, the date of examination must be 1st January 2019 or after and its score/result must be valid on or after 1st January 2021).

Candidates will be shortlisted and called for final selection process (Personal Interview & Research Aptitude) based on their performance in qualifying exam, academic background, professional accomplishments, research interest, etc.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM Bodh Gaya.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM Bodh Gaya.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore, an Institute of National Importance, has announced Admission for Executive Fellow in Management (EFPM) 2021, leading to a PhD.   Executive FPM is suitable for working Professionals who have strong academic background, preferably with professional experience, and intellectual curiosity for scholarship in management.

Research Areas:

The institute presently offers EFPM in the following areas of specialization:

Communication

Economics

Finance & Accounting

Information Systems (Information Systems Management, Emerging technologies, and Data Science / Analytics)

Marketing Management

Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques (Operations Management, Operations Research, Statistics and Mathematics)

Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management

Strategic Management (Strategic Management, International Business and Entrepreneurship)

Key Dates: The last date for submission of online application is 17 February 2021.

Eligibility (Work Experience and Academic):

Candidates must have a Minimum 5 years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience after graduation as on the application deadline date (i.e. February 17, 2021) and also fulfil the requirement of the academic eligibility as mentioned below:

Master’s degree in any discipline with at least 60 percent aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average.

(OR)

Postgraduate Diploma (2 years) with at least 60 percent aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average.

(OR)

Professional qualifications CA, ICWA, CS (with at least 50 percent aggregate marks) along with a B.Com/ Degree (with at least 60 percent aggregate marks).

(OR)

A five year integrated Master’s degree program in any discipline, with at least 60 percent aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average.

 (OR)

First Class/ equivalent Bachelor’s degree (4 year/8 semesters) with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent.

Note:

In addition to the above academic eligibility, minimum 60 percent marks in Secondary (Class X) and minimum 55 percent marks in Senior Secondary (Class XII) is required.

Acceptable Standard Test Scores:

Candidates require a standard test score, from any one of the acceptable tests (test taken in the calendar year 2016 onwards only will be considered) for the area(s) of specialization they are applying to, as shown in the following table.

Area of Specialization     Acceptable Standard Test Score(s)

Communication                CAT/GRE/JRF/RAT*

Economics           CAT/ GRE/GMAT/JRF/RAT*

Financial and Accounting              CAT/ GMAT/JRF/RAT*

Information and Systems             CAT/ GMAT / GATE / GRE/RAT*

Marketing Management              CAT/ GATE/GRE/GMAT/RAT*

Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques CAT/ GMAT / GATE / GRE / JRF/RAT*

Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management    CAT/ GMAT/GRE/ JRF/RAT*

Strategic Management  CAT/ GRE/GMAT/RAT*

Research Aptitude Test (RAT)*– In the event of not having a standard test score, candidate may apply based on the Research Aptitude Test (RAT) of IIM Indore which will be conducted on Saturday March 14, 2021.

Research Aptitude Test (RAT) will test candidates on quantitative ability, verbal ability and research aptitude.

Total Fee for the Programme: The total fee for the course is Rs. 9,80,000/-(Rs. Nine Lakh Eighty Thousand only), as applicable at the time of admission payable in the following manner:

Acceptance fee Rs.80,000/-(Rs. Eighty Thousand only) non-refundable payable before commencement of the programme in the academic year into which he/she is selected for admission.

The balance Rs. 9,00,000/- (Nine Lakhs only) must be deposited in four instalments.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM Indore.

 For December 2020 – January 2021 session, many National Institutes Technology (NITs) have opened application portal for PhD Admission.   In India, there are 31 National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and IIEST Shibpur, which come under NIT Council and are declared National Institutes of Importance.

These institutes offer Institute Fellowships or Teaching Assistantship to Regular PhD Scholars. Also, the tuition fee, other study expenses are very low. Hence, NITs are very popular among PhD Aspirants.

As on 22 December 2020, there five NITs have opened their application window for PhD Admission for January 2021 semester. Meanwhile five NITs have closed their application portal as application deadline ended: Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur and Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT), Surat, NIT Manipur, NIT Andhra Pradesh, NIT Silchar, and NIT Calicut.

Six NITs where PhD Admission is Open with closing date of application:

Name of NITsClosing Date
NIT Agartala23-Dec-20
NIT Rourkela25-Dec-20
NIT Jaipur27-Dec-20
NIT Silchar28-Dec-20
NIT Puducherry31-Dec-20
NIT Manipur05-Jan-21

NIT Jaipur extends application deadline for PhD Admission Jan 2021: Selection via Online Test & Interview

Jaipur, Rajasthan, 21 December 2020: Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MANIT) Jaipur, an Institute of National Importance & popularly known as NIT Jaipur, has extended the closing date for submission of online application for PhD Programmes Even semester 2020-21. Now the closing date for submission of online application is 27 December 2020 (05:00 PM).

Selection will he held on Online Written Test and Online Interview considering COVID 19 pandemic. Institute Scholarship benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

NIT Rourkela Announces PhD Admission Jan 2021 for 20 Departments

Rourkela, Odisha, 15 December 2020:  National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, has applications from eligible candidates for admission to PhD Program (without Institute Fellowship) for Spring (January) 2020-21 Semester commencing from January 2021. Institute Fellowship category of PhD Admission is not available for January 2021 semester.

NIT Rourkela informed that admissions will be given preferably to the applicants who have qualified for external fellowships. 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: 07 December 2020 (Monday) to 25 December 2020 (Friday).

NIT Manipur Announces PhD Admission Jan 2021 with Institute Assistantships ! Selection Mode Online

Imphal , 13 December 2020: National Institute of Technology (NIT)  Manipur,  an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for January 2021 Academic Session.  Institute Assistantship  benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

Selection Procedure: The mode of selection will be done online.

Key Dates & Application Fees: Last date for receipt of Soft/hard copy of Application form- 09 January 2021.

NIT Agartala Announces PhD Admission Jan-June 2021 with Institute Assistantships

Agartala, Tripura, 10 December 2020: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Agartala,  an Institute of National Importance, has invited applications for PhD Programmes for January-July 2021 Academic Session.  Institute Assistantship  benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

PhD Admission is available in the following subject groups: (a)Engineering, (b)Science (c) Management  Humanities & Social Sciences Departments.

Key Dates & Application Fees: The last date of online fee payment is 23 December 2020. The last date of submission online application is 23 December 2020. Publication of short listed candidates is 01 January 2021.

NIT Puducherry Announces Full Time & Part Time PhD Admission Jan 2021! Decoding Eligibility & Selection Procedure

Puducherry, 08 December 2020: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Puducherry, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission Notification for January 2021 session. The PhD programmes are available 09 departments.

Regular full time scholars will get institute fellowship/JRF. The institute fellowship will be limited and shall be available on merit.

NIT Silchar Notifies PhD Admission Jan-June 2021 ! Apply Now

Silchar: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced Admission into PhD programme under Group B category.

Under GROUP B PhD Program category: 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 – 28 December 2020

List of short-listed candidates to be uploaded in the institute website – 08 January 2021

List of Departments where PhD Open:  Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Management Studies.

Note: Candidates should refer the exact admission notification before applying PhD programmes of any universities or institutes.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Visakhapatnam has announced PhD Admission Notification for 2021-22. PhD Admission is available in eight management and its related subjects.

Financial Assistance: IIM Visakhapatnam  provides one of the attractive financial packages for doctoral students. Students will be provided with a stipend of Rs 30,000 per month in the first year with a 10% annual increment up to a maximum of five years in addition to tuition fee waiver.

Research Areas:

Decision Sciences (DS)

Economics

Finance & Accounting (F&A)

Information Systems (IS)

 Marketing

Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management (OB&HR)

 Production and Operations Management (POM)

 Strategy

Key Dates: Application Submission – 11 January  – 15 March  2021 (11:00 am).

Call for Personal Interview – 15-22 April  2021

Personal Interview -12-15 May  2021

Admission Offers  –         20 May  2021

Application Submission:         January 11 – March 15, 2021 (11:00 am)

Area of Specialization   Acceptable Test Scores

Candidates require a valid test score, from any one of the acceptable tests for the area(s) of Specialisation they are applying to, as shown in the following table.

Area of Specialization    Acceptable Test Scores

Decision Sciences:           CAT/GMAT/GRE/UGC-JRF*/CSIR-UGC-NET**/GATE$

Economics:         CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF(NET)@

Finance & Accounting:   CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF(NET)#

Information Systems:    CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/JRF(NET)&

Marketing:          CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF(NET)#

OB & HR:              CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF(NET)^

Production & Operations Management:                CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/JRF(NET)&

Strategy:              CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF(NET)#

Selection Process:  Based on the information provided by the applicants, candidates will be shortlisted (on the recommendation of the respective areas) and called to Visakhapatnam for an area specific interview. Candidates will be admitted to the programme based on a combination of multiple parameters, as specified by the respective areas. Parameters may include applicant’s performance in either of CAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE , JRF (NET) score, past academic performance, and interview performance.

For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website of IIM Visakhapatnam.

Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MANIT) Jaipur, an Institute of National Importance & popularly known as NIT Jaipur, has extended the closing date for submission of online application for PhD Programmes Even semester 2020-21. Now the closing date for submission of online application is 27 December 2020 (05:00 PM).

Selection will he held on Online Written Test and Online Interview considering COVID 19 pandemic. Institute Scholarship benefits are available for Full Time Research scholars.

PhD Admission Categories:

  1. Full Time Research Scholar
  • Self Financed
  • With Institute Scholarship
  1. Sponsored Full Time Research Scholar
  2. Sponsored Part Time Research Scholar (residing within 70 km radius of Jaipur) NOC required as per annexure V
  3. Off Campus Research Scholar (residing outside 70 km radius of Jaipur) NOC required as per annexure VI of the Brochure)
  4. Project staff of MNIT Jaipur

Key Dates: The last date for online application is 27 December 2020 (till 5.00 PM).

Provisional list of shortlisted/eligible candidates for online written test/interview will be displayed on Institute website by 31 December 2020 (tentative).

Date of online written test: 05 January 2021 to 06 January 2021

Date of online Interview : Date of online Interview :- 07 January 2021 to 08 January 2021 of the shortlisted candidates

Final Result :  18 January 2021 (tentative)

List of Department where PhD Admission is Open:

Architecture & Planning

 Civil

 Chemical

Computer

 Electrical

 Electronics & Communication

 Mechanical

 Metallurgical & Materials

 Energy & Environment

Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)

 Management

Humanities & Social Sciences,

National Centre for Disaster Mitigation & Management

 Materials Research Centre

Eligibility in Brief (For Details Refer PhD Admission Brochure):

PhD in Engineering, Architecture & Planning Discipline:

The applicant must have a Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/Planning with CGPA not below 6.5 on a 10-point scale or 60% marks (Where CGPA is not awarded). In exceptional cases brilliant candidates with CGPA of more than 9 (85% marks) in Bachelors degree in Engineering/Architecture/Planning may be recommended by DPGC to SPGB for admission in Ph.D. program. Such candidates having, sufficient mission experience in the relevant area and publications in refereed conferences/journals as notified by DPGC, may also be considered.

PhD in Humanities & Social Sciences:

The applicant must have the master degree with CGPA not below 6.5 on a 10-point scale or 60% Marks (where CGPA is not awarded).

PhD in Management:

The applicant must have a two-year post-graduate degree in management /commerce/ economics/ engineering / technology with CGPA not below 6.5 on a ten-point scale or 60% marks (where CGPA is not awarded)

PhD in Sciences (Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics):

The applicant must have a Master’s Degree in the relevant Science subject with CGPA not below 6.5 on a 10-point scale or 60% marks (where CGPA is not awarded).

For exact eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the interested candidates should refer the PhD Admission Information Brochure uploaded on the official website of MANIT Jaipur.