In India there are 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). These Institutes of National Importance (INIs) are dream destination for PhD Scholars. These research universities offer Institute Fellowships as per Ministry of Education norms.
As on 01 October 2022, there are Seven IITs which have opened PhD Admission for January 2023 session.
List of IITs Open PhD Admission for Semester II 2022-23:
- IIT Tirupati – 17 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Guwahati – 18 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Hyderabad – 14 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Kharagpur- 11 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Ropar- 10 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Bombay – 25 October 2022 (Closing Date)
- IIT Gandhinagar – 09 October (Closing Date)
IIT Tirupati Announces PhD Admission January 2023 with Research Assistantship
Tirupati, 01 October 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Tirupati, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD & MS (Research) Admission for January 2023 Intake.
Financial Assistance is available (Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship – HTRA) as per the norms of MoE or other funding agency.
Categories of Admission (PhD): (a) Regular full-time scholars; (b) Research scholars under the external registration programme (Sponsored).
Opening date for online application – 26 September 2022 (Monday)
Closing date for online application – 17 October 2022 (Monday)
Written Test/ Interview – 07 November 2022 (Monday) to 30-11-2022 (Wednesday)
IIT Hyderabad Announces PhD Admission January 2023 with Institute Fellowship
Hyderabad, 30 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad, invites applications for PhD programmes for the session January 2023. There are 17 departments where PhD programmes are offered. Institute Fellowships are offered to Full Time PhD Scholars.
The application deadline 14 October 2022.
Application portal will be live from 28 September 2022, till 14 October 2022.
IIT Guwahati Opens PhD Admission for 393 Seats December 2022 Session
Guwahati, 28 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for December 2022 Session.
Total Number of PhD Seats: The total number of PhD Seats available are 358 for the December 2022 session. Special Seats for Ph.D Programme under CSIR/UGC JRF Scheme are 45.
The PhD Programmes are available for the following types: Regular and Full Time, Sponsored and Full Time, Employed and Part Time, Self-Financed and Full Time, Self-Financed and Part Time, Project Staff and Full Time, Project Staff and Part Time, External and Part Time, and Self-Financed and Full Time Foreign Students.
IIT Kharagpur Opens PhD Admission Spring Semester 2022-23 with Institute Assistantship
Kharagpur, 23 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, an Institute of National Importance, has opened PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2022-23. Regular PhD candidates will receive Institute Research Assistantship.
Key Dates & Application Fee:
Commencement of Online application form submission – 21 September 2022
Website closure for submission of online application form – 11 October 2022
Last date for receipt of hard copy of completed application (for Ph.D through Project category only) at the Academic (PGS&R) Section- 13 October 2022
Written Test and Interview to be conducted in the respective Departments/Centres/Schools (for shortlisted candidates only)- 14 November 2022 to 21 November 2022
IIT Ropar Announces PhD Admission with Institute Fellowships for January 2023 Session
Ropar, 21 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission notification for Semester-II, Academic Year 2022-23. Regular PhD Scholars will receive Institute Fellowships.
PhD Admissions are available in the following categories: Regular (Institute Research Scholars), Direct PhD, External PhD, Part-Time PhD, PhD for Project Staff, and PhD for IIT RoparStaff.
Key Dates: Last Date of Receipt of Online Applications is 10 October 2022.
IIT Bombay Announces PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2022-23 ! Monthly Fellowships @ INR 35K
Mumbai, 28 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has announced PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2022-23. The online application portal will open from 09 September 2022. The PhD classes will commence from 02 January 2023.
PhD Admission is available in the following categories:
Teaching Assistantship (TA) [Financial support as per MHRD norm]
Research Assistantship (RA)
Teaching / Research Assistantship Through Project (TAP/RAP)
Fellowship Award (FA)
Sponsored Candidate (SW)
Self-financed – Indian Nationals, including those on Study Leave (SF)
Self-Financed Foreign Nationals (FRNSF)
Foreign Nationals with Indian Council for Cultural Relations Award (ICCR)
Institute Staff of IIT Bombay (IS)
Project Staff (PS)
College Teacher (CT)
Availability of application forms – 09 September 2022
Last date for submission of completed application forms for Spring Semester – 25 October 2022
IIT Gandhinagar Announces PhD Admission Sem II 2022-23 with Institute Fellowships
Gandhinagar, 10 September 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Semester II 2022-23. Regular(RR) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP) are available.
Students joining the PhD program as regulars (RR) will be considered for Institute Fellowship based on the Ministry of Education norms.
The application submission deadline is 09 October 2022
Announcement of shortlist (tentative) – 17-20 October 2022
Written Examinations/Interviews (tentative) -04-15 November 2022
Application Fees: Rs. 150/- (SC/ST/PD Category), Rs. 300/- (Others)