In India , there are 32 National Institutes of Technology and 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). For PhD Scholars, these institutes offer Institutes Fellowships as per Ministry of Education norms.
As on 13 August 2021, there are Two NITs and One IIT have opened PhD Admission window for August semester of Academic Year 2021-22. These institutes offer attractive Institute Fellowships to Regular Full Time PhD Scholars.
List of NITs and IITs where PhD Admissions are Open:
- NIT Durgapur -28 Aug 2021- 75 Seats
- IIEST Shibpur – 17 Aug 2021 -100 Seats
- IIT Gandhinagar- 12 August 2021
IIT Gandhinagar Announces PhD Admission (Special Round) with Institute Fellowships
Gandhinagar, 12 August 2021: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced a special round of PhD admission. On this Special Round PhD Admission, there are nine departments where admission is available. Regular(RR) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP) are available.
In view of the current COVID 19 situation, the PhD admission procedure will be offered based on online interviews only.
Students joining the PhD program as regulars (RR) will be considered for Institute Fellowship based on the Ministry of Education norms.
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application for this Special Round is 24 August 2021. The online interview will be held during 31 August -02 September 2021.
NIT Durgapur Announces PhD Admission 2021 with 75 Institute Fellowships! Online Test & Interview
Durgapur, 06 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission for 2021. The total number of PhD seats with Institute Fellowships are 75 across 14 departments.
Last date of form submission (Online) is 28 August 2021 ending at 5:00 PM
Date of Online Admission Test and Viva-voce (by the Respective Departments/Centre)- 18-22 September 2021.
IIEST Shibpur PhD Admission July 2021 with 100 Institute Fellowships Seats ! Online Interview
Shibpur, West Bengal, 29 July 2021: Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, an Institute of National Importance and controlled by the Council of NITs, invites applications for admission to PhD Program for the July cycle of 2021.
PhD Admission is available in the following types: Regular, Individual Fellowship i.e. CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICMR/INSPIRE etc., Sponsored Research Project & Sponsored Candidates categories of the Institute. The total number PhD seats with Institute Fellowships are 100.
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 17 August 2020.