NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester): Dates, Application, Results

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission
NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester): NIT Kurukshetra, Haryana invites online application for PhD admission for the academic session 2023-24 (Even Semester).

Check full details on NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester) below here.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Programs

  • PhD Civil Engineering
  • PhD Computer Engineering
  • PhD Information Technology
  • PhD Electrical Engineering
  • PhD Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • PhD Mechanical Engineering
  • PhD Production & Infrastructure Engineering
  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Mathematics
  • PhD Humanities & Social Sciences (Economics, Management, Psychology)
  • PhD Renewable Energy and Efficiency
  • PhD VLSI Design & Embedded System
  • PhD Computer Applications
  • PhD Management

Institute Scholarship Seats 2023-24 Even Sem

CategorySeats
General22
General (PwD)02
Gen-EWS06
Gen-EWS (PwD)NIL (None)
OBC-NCL17
OBC-NCL (PwD)01
SC06
SC (PwD)0
ST06
ST (PwD)0
Total60

Available Seats for 2023-24 Even Sem

Research Areas with Slot Information

Project Seats

Department (Project)Funding AgencySlotsRemaining Duration
In years
Approx.
Physics (Quantum Chromodynamics)SERB12
Computer (Key Management for Secure Multicast Applications in
Space Terrestrial Integrated
Networks)
ISRO13
ECE (IoT based multifunctional scalable real time farm monitoring systems for smart
agriculture)
AWADH, IIT Ropar12.5

Additional Seats

In addition to these seats, applications are also invited for Part-Time Ph.D. seats, Fulltime Ph.D. seats on CSIR-UGC-JRF etc. fellowship scheme or Full-Time Ph.D. seats in project fellowship (on minimum one-year fellowship). Such seats are variable in number depending on the availability of the supervisors slots of the concerned Department/School for the Academic Year 2023-24.

Eligibility Criteria for NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester)

An candidate should satisfy the prescribed qualifications to be eligible for admission to a Ph.D. program of the institute. Degrees obtained through distance education shall not be considered.

The course as well as the University of qualifying degree must be recognized by AICTE & UGC and will be verified by Academic Section before registration.

Minimum Qualification for Eligibility

Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Sciences/Mathematics/ Humanities and Social Sciences in respective discipline or equivalent with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6.5 on a 10-point scale or equivalent or 60% marks in aggregate where marks are awarded. 

The candidate having Master’s Degree must possess full time Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent also with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 on a 10-point scale or equivalent as determined by the Institute wherever letter grades are awarded in the qualifying degree, or 60% marks in aggregate where marks are awarded.

OR

Full time Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering /Technology or equivalent with a minimum of 80% marks in aggregate or 8.0 CGPA on 10-point scale or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years of work experience at the level of Assistant Professor, Class-I Officer or equivalent in any reputed
Institute/Industry/Government organization, and evidence of Master’s level R&D work completed.

For the SC/ST/PwD candidates, the eligibility requirement of marks/CGPA will be relaxed by 5% or by a CGPA of 0.5 (on a 10-point scale) at both the Bachelor and Masters level.

Additional Eligibility Conditions for Part-Time PhD Admission

  • Regular Employees working in R&D Organizations/Industries, National Laboratories, Government Organizations, Industries, PSUs, State Undertakings having MOU with NITKKR.
  • Regular Employees of NITKKR working in any Department/School, Centre, Section and Cell of the Institute.
  • Regular Employees of Educational Institutions either fully funded by Government or Government Aided Colleges/Institutes or maintained in the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) mode.
  • Regular Employees working in Government Organizations/Industries that do not have MOU with NITKKR.
  • Regular Faculty of Private Academic Institutes with NIRF ranking below 200 at least once in last five years having sufficient facilities to carry out research at their place in the related research area.
  • All such candidates should have a minimum experience of two years which will be counted from the date of joining in the sponsoring organizations to the last date of application in the Ph.D. programme. The candidate is required to produce the experience certificate at the time of interview by the respective DRC/SRC. Minimum qualification for these candidates is the same as for fulltime candidates.
    • Part-time candidates are required to submit a “No Objection Certificate” on a proper letterhead from the appropriate authority in the organization clearly stating the following:
      • That the candidate is permitted to pursue the Ph.D. research work on a part-time basis.
      • That the candidate’s official duties permit the candidate to devote sufficient time for research work.
      • That the facilities for the research work in the candidate’s field of research work are available at the candidate’s place of work.
      • That the candidate will be sanctioned leave for sufficient duration for conduct of research work in case the research facilities are not available in the Institute/Industry/Organization.

Eligibility for Institute Scholarship

  • Only NET/GATE qualified candidates shall be considered for the Institute fellowship.
  • A Full-time research scholar may receive Institute scholarship for a maximum duration of FIVE years of the Ph.D. programme, subject to fulfilling the requirements of eligibility for the scholarship over the successive years of Ph.D. registration period.
  • Initial award of the scholarship at the time of Provisional admission to Ph.D. programme will continue for two years from the date of the issue of the scholarship subject to satisfactory performance in every semester.
  • In addition to above, there shall be annual assessment of the performance of the Ph.D. research scholar for continuation of the scholarship on the basis of achievement of milestones in the scholar’s Ph.D. research work as per rules.

Reservation/ Relaxation

Reservation in full time/regular PhD seats in various categories will be made as per the norms of Govt. of India from time to time. Such reservations in various categories will be implemented in all departments/schools on a rotational basis.

For the SC/ST/PwD applicants, the eligibility requirement of marks be relaxed by 5%, or by a CGPA of 0.5 (on a 10 point scale) at both the Bachelor’s and Master’s level.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester) Important Dates

Event DescriptionDate and Time
Issue of AdvertisementNovember 01, 2023
Last date for application (Google Form)November 30, 2023 (05:00 PM)
Display of Scrutiny Result on Institute WebsiteDecember 07, 2023
Written Test (Paper-1 and Paper-2)December 27, 2023, From 10:00 AM
Interview by DRC/SRCDecember 27-28, 2023
Issue of Admission Letters to Recommended CandidatesJanuary 04, 2024
Joining of Ph.D. ProgrammeJanuary 05, 2024 – January 10, 2024
Commencement of Classes for Course WorkJanuary 08, 2024

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester) Application Process

  • Visit the Institute’s website www.nitkkr.ac.in under Admission 2023->Ph.D. tab and submit the Ph.D. application form in the Google Form before last date.
  • Before submitting the online application (Google Form) for Ph.D. admission, all interested candidates are advised to read the Ph.D. Ordinance, available on the Institute website, carefully for eligibility and other requirements
  • The application fee of Rs. 1000/- for Open Category/OBC(NCL)/EWS candidates and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST/PwD candidates. The application fee is payable through SBI – Collect.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester) Selection Process

  • Applications for Ph.D. programs are to be invited from Indian and foreign nationals on the prescribed format. Applications as received will be scrutinized at the central level by the DRC/SRC of the concerned departments. After scrutiny, list of all eligible applicants will be uploaded on the institute website.
  • All eligible candidates are required to appear in an objective type (MCQ) written test of PG level comprising two papers.
  • Qualified candidates from written test will have to appear for interview.

Entrance Test Details

  • All eligible applicants are to appear in two objective type written tests of PG level as below:
    • Paper I – Research Methodology (Analytical skills, Reasoning, Aptitude) 30 marks, 30 minutes duration
    • Paper II – Area of Research Specialization: 40 marks, 40 minutes duration
  • Qualifying marks- 40 % marks in each paper,
  • Tests will be conducted by the respective departments. Detailed guidelines for the conduct of tests (along with tests schedule) will be provided by the Dean (Academic).
  • List of the qualifying candidates will be uploaded by the office of Dean (Academic) on the Institute website.

Exemption From Written (Entrance) Test

  • Part-Time Ph.D. programme
    • Regular employees of R&D Organization, National Laboratories, Public/Private Industry/PSUs/State Undertakings having an MoU with NITKKR and with adequate research facilities possessing First Division or 6.5 CGPA on 10-point scale or equivalent at M.Tech./PG level with minimum 5 years of relevant experience will be exempted from the written test.
    • Regular employees of NITKKR.
  • Full-time on Institute Fellowship: Candidates with GATE (valid score)/valid NET-LS from UGC, CSIR etc.
  • Full-time with Fellowship / Scholarship from some external funding agency with GATE (valid score)/valid NET-LS or JRF from UGC, CSIR etc.

However, they shall be required to appear before the DRC/SRC for interview/interaction and qualify as per the prescribed norms in terms of the eligibility conditions.

Interview

  • All qualified candidates will be required to appear before the respective DRC/SRC for an interview comprising a brief presentation by the candidate related to research area.
  • DRC/SRC will evaluate the candidates and marks will be awarded out of 30 marks (10 marks for presentation, 10 marks for interview and 10 marks for academic achievements). Qualifying marks for this are 50% (15 marks out of 30 marks).

Final Merit List

  • For the candidates exempted from the written test, DRC/SRC will award marks out of 100 on the basis of their presentation and interview with DRC / SRC for inclusion in the merit list.
  • For all other candidates the score will awarded on the basis of total score out of 100.
  • Based on the total number of seats available, the respective DRC / SRC will recommend the merit list of candidates along with allocation of the seat in accordance with the advertisement and the respective allotted supervisor(s).
  • In case of tie, merit list will be prepared on the basis of following (in order of preference):
    • Performance of candidate in written test
    • Percentage of marks in qualifying degree
    • Percentage of marks in 10+2
    • Percentage of marks in 10th
    • Seniority as per Date of Birth.
  • After receiving the merit list as above, Dean (Academic) will issue the admission letters to recommended candidates for joining the programs.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Even Semester) Results

Important Links

BrochureClick Here
Ph.D. Regulations 2023-24Click Here
Application Form for PhDClick Here
Google Form for ApplicationClick Here
NIT Kurukshetra WebsiteClick Here
Previous Admissions

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Odd Semester)

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Odd Semester) Important Dates

ActivityTentative Dates
Issue of advertisement07.08.2023
Online application on Google Form07.08.2023 – 23.08.2023 05:00 PM
Display of result of Scrutiny of applications on Institute Website26.08.2023
Conduct of Written Test (Paper-1 and Paper-2)From 10:00 AM onwards on 28.08.2023
Date of interview by DRC/SRC29/30.08.2023
Issue of admission letter to recommended candidates31.08.2023
Joining of Ph.D. programme31.08.2023 – 01.09.2023
Date of commencement of classes for Course Work22.08.2023

Institute Scholarship Seats 2023-24

Department / SchoolSeats Allocation
Civil Engineering11
Computer Engineering08
Information Technology04
Electrical Engineering12
Electronics & Communication Engineering11
Mechanical Engineering11
Production & Infrastructure Engineering04
Physics03
Chemistry03
Mathematics03
Humanities & Social Sciences01
School of Renewable Energy and Efficiency (SREE)01
School of VLSI Design & Embedded System (SVE)02
MCA03
MBA03

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2023-24 (Odd Semester) Results

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2022-23 (Even Semester)

Available Institute Scholarship Seats 2022-23

CategoryInstitute
Scholarship
Seats
Gen17
Gen (PwD)02
EWS07
EWS (PwD)NIL
OBC (NCL)18
OBC (PwD)01
SC05
SC (PwD)01
ST06
ST (PwD)NIL
Total Seats57

Project Seats

DepartmentSeats
Physics01
Computer Engineering01
Electronics and Communication Engineering01
Computer Application01

Note – In addition to these seats, applications are also invited for Part-Time Ph.D. seats, Full-Time Ph.D. seats on CSIR-UGC-JRF etc. fellowship scheme or under any Full-Time Ph.D. seats in project fellowship (on minimum two-year fellowship). Such seats are variable in number depending on the availability of the supervisors’ slots of the concerned department/school for the Academic Year 2022-23.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2022-23 (Even Semester) Important Dates

EventDates
Date of notification21 Nov 2022
Start of submission of application form24 Nov 2022
Last date for submission of application form (Extended)02 Jan 2023
Display of result of Scrutiny of applications05 Jan 2023 By 5 PM
Conduct of Written Test (Paper-1 and Paper-2)09 Jan 2023
Date of interview by DRC/SRC10 Jan 2023
Issue of admission letter to the recommended candidates for admission in Ph.D. programme12 Jan 2023

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2022-23 (Even Semester) Results

Selected Candidates

List of Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Candidates

Result of Ph.D. Exam Civil Engg. Deptt
Result of Ph.D. Exam Computer Engineering Deptt.
Result of Ph.D. Exam Humanities and Social Science Deptt.
Result of Ph.D. Exam Physics Deptt.
Result of Ph.D. Exam ECE Engineering Deptt.
Result of Ph.D. Exam Chemistry Deptt
Result of Ph.D. Exam Mathematics Deptt
List of qualified Candidates for Interview for Ph.D. Admission January-2023: Mechanical & PIE Deptt.
List of Qualified Candidates for Interview of PhD Admission Jan 2023: (Department of Business Administration)
Result of written test Paper 1 and Paper 2 Ph.D. Admission in Electrical Engineering Department (Even Semester of AY 2022-23)
Distribution of full time Institute Scholarship Ph.D seats Program 2022-23
Scrutinized list of Ph.D. _Civil Engineering
Scrutinized list of Ph. D._MCA Department
Scrutinized list of Ph.D_ VLSI Design & Embedded System
Scrutinized list of Ph.D. (PIE)_Mechanical Engineering
Scrutiny result of ECE, Mathematics, SREE, Electrical Engg. Department
Scrutiny result of IT Department
Scrutiny result of Business Administration, Chemistry Department
Scrutinized list of Hum & S. S. Department
Written test schedule for Eligible Candidates for Ph.D. admission in Even Semester of AY 2022-23
Schedule for Ph.D. admission process in Even Semester of AY 2022-23.

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2022-23 (Odd Semester)

Available Seats 2022-23 (Odd Semester)

Name of Departments / SchoolsInstitute
Scholarship
Seats
Civil Engineering11
Computer Engineering08
Information Technology04
Electrical Engineering12
Electronics & Communication Engineering11
Mechanical Engineering11
Production & Industrial Engineering04
Physics03
Chemistry03
Mathematics03
Hum. & S.S.01
SREE01
VLSI02
MCA03
MBA03
Total Seats80

Important Dates 2022-23 (Odd Semester)

EventDates
Date of notification29 July 2022
Start of submission of application form29 July 2022
Last date for submission of application form16 August 2022
Display of result of Scrutiny of applications18 August 2022
Conduct of Written Test (Paper-1 and Paper-2)22 August 2022
Date of interview by DRC/SRC23-24 August 2022
Issue of admission letter to the recommended candidates for admission in Ph.D. programme25 August 2022

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2022-23 (Odd Semester) Results

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2021-22

Important Dates

EventDates
Date of notification23 Nov 2021
Last date for submission of application form14 Dec 2021

Available Seats

Name of DepartmentsInstitute Scholarship SeatsPart TimeTotal Seats
Geotechnical Engineering22
Structural Engineering347
Water Resources & Hydraulics Engineering279
Environmental Engineering235
Transportation Engineering11
Remote Sensing11
Computer Engg81220
Information  Technology41216
Electrical Engg123042
Electronics & Communication Engineering114051
Production & Industrial Engineering369
Thermal Engineering4812
Machine Design4812
Production & Industrial Engineering41014
Physics31013
Chemistry31518
Mathematics31013
Economics123
SREE11415
VLSI22022
MCA347
MBA33
Total Seats80215295

Note – In addition to these seats, applications will also be invited for CSIR-UGC-JRF or any other scholarship seats as sponsored by the external agency that are variable in number depending on the availability of the
supervisors’ slots of the concerned departments.

Project Seats

DepartmentSeats
Physics01
Business Administration01

NIT Kurukshetra PhD Admission 2020-21

Important Dates

Extended Last date for submission of application form10 Aug 2020