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IIT Jodhpur invites applications for admission to the PhD Programmes 2013

by RajasthanDirect
Mar 12, 2013

IIT Jodhpur invites applications for admission to the PhD Programmes various Centre of Excellence for the academic year commencing from July 2013. For further information visit : http://www.iitj.ac.in/phd_admission.html

Applications for admission to the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Programme in the above mentioned four Centres of Excellence (under Regular and Full Time Category, Part-time/Sponsored category) are invited from the eligible candidates who have completed the prescribed qualifying degree (Refer Section: Minimum Educational Qualifications).

The candidates who are in the final semester of qualifying degree also can apply for provisional admission. However, they must submit the proof of successful completion of the qualifying degree with minimum requirement of percentage of marks on or before August 10, 2013.

Students admitted to the Ph.D. programme will have opportunity of interdisciplinary research within the scope of on thematic area(s) identified by the respective CoE. Thus scholars have a unique option to carry out research even beyond their basic disciplines/expertise in the qualifying degree.

Preference will be given to applicants whose academic background and credentials strongly exhibit the potentials to carry out application based research in matching themes of the centres of excellence. Prospective scholars, before applying, must go through the theme areas of research of centres of excellence given at the end of this advertisement.

Applications Procedure :

Candidates are requested to use the following link to fill and submit application form online.

http://iitj.ac.in:8080/onlinephd/

For July 2013 admission, the online link will remain active till April 07, 2013. The summary sheet, final submitted application, Demand Draft & Gate score card should reach us by April 11, 2013.

You are requested to send summary sheet & final submitted application generated online duly signed along with the processing fee of Rs.300/- for General/ OBC candidates and Rs.150/- for SC/ ST / Persons with Disability (PD) candidates in the form of demand draft drawn from a nationalized bank in favour of “Director, IIT Jodhpur ” payable at Jodhpur to the following address:

Candidates applying for TWO CoEs need to submit DD of Rs. 600/- (OBC/GEN.), Rs. 300/- (SC/ST/PD). Candidates applying for THREE CoEs need to submit DD of Rs. 900/- (OBC/GEN.), Rs. 450/-(SC/ST/PD). Candidates applying for FOUR CoEs need to submit DD of Rs. 1200/- (OBC/GEN.), Rs. 600/-(SC/ST/PD).

Convener – Ph.D. Admissions

Centre of Excellence in ___________ (write the name of CoE in which admission to PhD is sought)

Application No. ___________

Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

Old Residency Road

Ratanada

Jodhpur — 342 011

Rajasthan

Phone: +91 (291) 2449 002, Fax: +91 (291) 251 6823

Minimum Educational Qualifications

Academic Background

To apply for Ph.D. Programme

Qualifying Degree

Minimum Percentage of marks / CPI in the

Qualifying Degree

Other Compulsory Requirements

General or OBC

SC or ST

General/OBC/SC/ST

Degree in Professional Courses

(Engineering Disciplines)

M.Tech. / M.E. or equivalent First Class or equivalent /

At least 60% or equivalent /

At least 6.5 CPI or equivalent

At least 55% or equivalent

At least 6 CPI or equivalent

 
B.Tech. / B.E. or equivalent First Class or equivalent

At least 60% or equivalent

At least 6.5 CPI or equivalent

At least 55% or equivalent

At least 6 CPI or equivalent

Qualified in GATE that is valid at the time of admission to Ph.D.

(OR) CPI >= 8 When B.Tech Degree is from any of the IITs

Masters Degree in Science Disciplines M.Sc. or equivalent First Class or equivalent /

At least 60% or equivalent /

At least 6.5 CPI or equivalent

At least 55% or equivalent

At least 6 CPI or equivalent

Qualified in GATE / CSIR-NET JRF / UGC-NET JRF / NBHM / DBT that is valid at the time of admission to Ph.D.
Masters Degree in the Disciplines covered under Humanities & Social Sciences and Arts M.A. or equivalent At least 60% or equivalent

At least 6.5 CPI or equivalent

At least 55% or equivalent

At least 6 CPI or equivalent

Qualified in GATE/ UGC-NET JRF that is valid at the time of admission to Ph.D.

 

Part-time/Sponsored Category Candidates: Three years of relevant experience is needed for those with MTech degree and five years of relevant experience is needed for those with BTech or MSc degree. This category is only for those who are working in research labs or in similar institutions. Please note that no financial assistance will be provided under this category.

Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance in the form of assistantship/ scholarship/ fellowship for a specified duration will be provided to eligible Ph.D. students (FULL TIME) as per the Institute norms or as per the funding agency norms (UGC / CSIR / DBT/ NBHM/ etc) of the assistantship.

Ph.D. Scholarships Details:

Qualifying Degree 1st and 2nd year 3rd , 4thand 5th year
B.Tech./B.E or equivalent with valid GATE

(OR)

B.Tech. from IIT with CPI >= 8

(OR)

M.Sc. or M.A. or equivalent with valid GATE

Rs.16,000 per month Rs.18,000 per month

(Beyond 5th year, no assistantship would be available)

Qualifying Degree 1st and 2nd year 3rd and 4th year
M.Tech./M.E or equivalent Rs.18,000 per month Rs.20,000 per month

(Beyond 4th year, no assistantship would be available)

Reservation in Admission

Reservation in admission is as per the GOI rules.

Uniqueness of Ph.D. programme at IIT Jodhpur

Ph.D. students will carry out research only in the theme areas/ research proposals of the admitted Centre of Excellence for their doctoral dissertations irrespective of their basic disciplines/ specialization in the qualifying degree.

  • An interdisciplinary doctoral committee shall be formed for each Ph.D. student to advise and guide the student to carry out his/her research work. The convener of the committee shall perform the role of primary advisor of the programme.
  • Each Ph.D. student needs to successfully complete a set of prescribed courses (as recommended by the doctoral committee) followed by a comprehensive examination and state-of-the art seminar within first two or three semesters from his/her date of registration of the programme.

Important Dates:

Last date of filling online application form: April 07, 2013.
Last date of submitting summary sheet: April 11, 2013.
Announcement of short listed candidates for the next round of admission process: April 22, 2013.

Please note that all communications related to admission will be done through email mode.
Details regarding written test/interview will be available in the website in the first week of April.

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