IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan): Dates, Application Form, Results

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission
IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) – Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad, Prayagraj invites applications for PhD admission for the academic session starting from Jan 2024.

Check full details on IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) here.

IIIT Allahabad PhD Programs

PhD Admission Categories

  • PhD (in regular mode with Institute Fellowship)
  • PhD (in regular mode with External Fellowship)
  • PhD (in Working Professional Mode)

Available PhD Programs

  • Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Department of Information Technology
  • Department of Applied Science
    • Bioinformatics & Biomedical Engineering
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
  • Department of Management Studies

Seats Jan 2024

CategoryApplied SciencesElectronics and Communication EngineeringInformation TechnologyManagement Studies
UR46522510
UR-PH4442
SC19272211
SC-PH2221
ST1314145
ST-PH1111
OBC39413020
OBC-PH3332
EWS1518235
EWS-PH1111
Total Seats14316312558

Eligibility Criteria for IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan)

Minimum Eligibility Criteria for Regular PhD. Admission (With Institute Fellowship and with External Fellowship)

  • A Candidate with B.Tech. / B.Pharm. / MTech/ M. Pharm./ MSc. / MCA /MBA / M.Com. Degree/other equivalent professionals Backgrounds with a Qualified Score of GATE / GPAT / CAT/ NET (Lectureship/Assistant Prof.) /NET-JRF / CSIR NET/ICMR-JRF, as applicable, are eligible to apply to the PhD Program of respective domains. GRE/GMAT will also be considered in case the candidate has done his/her preceding degree outside India. Requirement of GATE is exempted only for M. Tech qualified candidates; Candidates who are in the Final Year / Semester of their respective qualifying Degree Programs are eligible to apply, subject to fulfilling other eligibility criteria.
  • The candidate MUST have secured at least 60% (For PG) cumulatively or 6 CGPI (For PG) on a scale of 10 or equivalent CGPI at the time of application submission itself. For the candidates belonging to socially and economically underprivileged classes, Relaxation shall be applicable as per GOI norms OR In case of Direct admission after 4 year UG – The candidate MUST have secured at least 70% (For 4 years UG-) cumulatively or 7 CGPI (For UG) in a scale of 10 or equivalent CGPI at the time of application submission itself. For the candidates belonging to socially and economically underprivileged classes, relaxation shall be applicable as per GOI norms.
  • Candidates admitted provisionally with INSPIRE Fellowship (or any such fellowship to be awarded after a year), are required to produce the award letter of fellowship before the end of 3rd Semester of their stay in the institute or during this period, the candidate needs to qualify the national exam as mentioned in point “a.” above, failing to produce above may result in termination of PhD program. The fellowship will be given after the award letter of fellowship. In a very exceptional case of the candidate, who fails to receive the award of INSPIRE fellowship, in a stipulated time period and also does not succeed in qualifying the above mentioned national examinations, an internal committee of experts, constituted by the Chairman-Senate, for the purpose, shall assess the merit of the case, and recommend on the continuance of the candidature with Institute’s fellowship or without fellowship (thus converting the candidature into a ‘self-financed’ one) or terminate the candidature. The decision of the Chairman-Senate shall be final on such recommendation.
  • A candidate without any Financial Support from the Institute /any other funding agency, is NOT allowable to pursue PhD from IIITA. (Not applicable for working professionals).

Qualifying Degrees and Additional Eligibility Criteria

Department of IT:

  1. M.Tech. in Information Technology, Computer Science, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Cyber Security, or related areas.
  2. B.E./B.Tech./M.Sc. in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, or related areas, or MCA with a valid GATE score in Computer Science/Information Technology.
  3. M.Sc. in Mathematics/Statistics/Physics with a valid GATE Score in Computer Science/Information Technology.

Department of ECE:

  1. Candidates with B.Tech. and M.Tech.: B.Tech. in equivalent branches with M.Tech. in ECE, CSE, IT, Electrical, Instrumentation and Control, Biomedical Engineering, Materials and Science Engineering, Nanotechnology.
  2. Candidates with only B.Tech./MSc.: B.Tech./MSc in any discipline with GATE or equivalent examination in ECE, CSE, IT, Electrical, Instrumentation Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, and AI.

Department of Applied Sciences:

  1. B.Tech./B.Pharm./MTech/M.Pharm./M.Sc./MCA.

Department of Management Studies:

  1. M.Tech./MBA/M.Sc. (Stat/Math/CS/IT/Economics/Bio-informatics/Business/Data analytics)/MCA/M.Com./Economics/Other discipline relevant to Management discipline.
  2. B.Tech. in any discipline.
  3. For candidates with CAT/NET/GATE scores, the score/percentile from the last two years will be considered (cut-off decided by the committee).
  4. For candidates with UGC-JRF, valid scores shall only be considered.

Non Full-time PhD Program for Working Professionals

  • Working professionals of Industries/Corporate, R&D organizations, Laboratories, Government/Private Institutions, NGOs, Banking Institutions, and other Organization / Institutions (not limited to above) with B.Tech. / B.Pharm. / MTech / M.Pharm. / MSc. / MCA / MBA / M.Com will be eligible to apply for respective research studies in IIITA.
  • Qualification of GATE/ GRE/ UGC/CSIR NET/ CAT/ GMAT or similar Exams is not mandatory for admission in PhD (WP)program.
  • For pursuing PhD at IIITA, the employees of Central/State Governments, Autonomous bodies like ISRO, DRDO etc, PSUs, Industries/Corporate,R&D organizations, Laboratories, Government/Private Institutions, NGOs, Banking Institutions, Academic Institutions, and other similarly placed organizations shall be required to submit an appropriate NOC.
  • A working professional candidate must be working in some organization and should have at least 3 years (2 years for INI pass out candidates UG/PG) of total experience at the time of application.
  • The said work place / professional centre should formally sponsor/ support the working professionals for research studies on a full / part time basis by issuing an NOC.

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) Important Dates

ParticularsDates
Start Date for Application10th Nov, 2023
Last Date to Apply10th Dec, 2023
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates11th Dec, 2023
Date of Written Exam (IIITA-PET)20th Dec, 2023
Date of Personal Interview20th Dec, 2023
Result Declaration21st / 22nd December 2023
Start of New Session02nd Jan, 2024

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) Application Process

  • Candidates can apply through official website https://www.iiita.ac.in/
  • Candidates read the full notification carefully before applying.

Application Fee

For General/EWS/OBC categoryRs.500/-
For SC/ST/PWD category Rs.250/-
Mode of paymentThrough online mode

Selection Procedure

  1. Two-Stage Process:
    • Stage I – Computer-based screening test at IIITA Campus:
      • Total marks: 100
      • Duration: 2 hours
      • Two sections:
        • Section I: General common nature for all Departments/Disciplines (50 marks)
        • Section II: Department-specific (50 marks)
      • Stage I acts as a screening exam. Each Department will declare a list of screened-in candidates for the Personal Interview.
    • Stage II – Personal Interview:
      • Department-specific panel of experts.
      • Held on the same day as Stage I.
      • Working Professionals exempted from Stage I, appear directly for Stage II personal interview (Online Mode).
  2. Selection Criteria:
    • The selection of candidates is subject to the recommendation of the Evaluation Committee and approval of the Competent Authority.
  3. Seat Reservation:
    • The institute reserves the right to not fill all seats if suitable candidates are not found available.

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) Results

List of selected candidates for Regular PHD Program 2024

List of selected candidates for Working Professional PHD program 2024

Important Links

Notification & Application LinkClick Here
IIIT Allahabad WebsiteClick Here
Previous Admissions

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2023 (July)

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2023 (July) Important Dates

EventDates
Last Date to Apply15th May, 2023
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for Written Examination25th May, 2023
Date of Written Examination & Interview1st to 7th June, 2023

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2023 (Jan)

Important Dates

Last Date to Apply24th November, 2022
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for Written Examination05th December 2022
Date of Written Examination13th December 2022
Date of Interview13th to 15th December
2022

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2022 (July)

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2022 (July) Important Dates

Last Date to Apply04 May, 2022
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for Written Examination15 May, 2022
Date of Written Examination/Interview09-10 June, 2022
Announcement of Selected Candidates for Admission15 Jun, 2022

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission July 2022 Results

IIIT Allahabad PhD Admission 2022 (Jan)

Important Dates

Last Date to Apply31 October 2021
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for Written Examination23 November 2021
Date of Written Examination01 December 2021
Date of Interview02 December 2021
Announcement of Selected Candidates for Admission07 December 2021