IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester): Dates, Application Form

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester) – Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy (IIPE) Visakhapatnam (AP) invites applications for PhD admission for the academic session 2022-23 (Spring Semester).

Check full details on IIPE PhD Visakhapatnam Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester) such as application process, eligibility criteria, fees and more below here.

PhD Admission Category

  • Regular with Institute Assistantship
  • Individual Fellowship (CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICAR/INSPIRE etc.)
  • PhD through Project
  • Sponsored candidates (External) in Engineering and Sciences
  • QIP (Quality Improvement Program) category

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Programmes

PhD Programs is offered in following disciplines of Engineering,
Technology and Science –

  • Bioscience
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Earth Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering

Vacancy under different category

CategoryDisciplines
Regular with Institute AssistantshipBiology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
Individual Fellowship (CSIR /UGC/ DBT/ ICAR/ INSPIRE etc.)Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
Ph.D. through Project

Sponsored candidates (External) in Engineering and Sciences

Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
QIP

Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester) Important Dates

EventDates
Commencement of Online Application submission21st October, 2022
Last date of the application submission25th November, 2022
Date of Test & Interviews (for short listed candidates)08th to 10th December, 2022
Declaration of list of selected candidates15th December, 2022
Date of admission in the Ph.D. programme for selected candidates26th December, 2022

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester) Eligibility Criteria 

Minimum Qualification

  • Master’s Degree (M.Tech/ MS/ ME/ M.Sc) in Engineering/ Technology or a degree equivalent to any of the above in relevant subject after qualifying GATE with consistent First Class/ division or a minimum 60% marks or a minimum 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale (55% or 6.0 CGPA for ST/SC). OR
  • Bachelor Degree (B.Tech/ BE) in Engineering/ Technology or a degree equivalent to any of the above in relevant subject with consistent First Class/ division or a minimum 60% marks or a minimum 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale (55% or 6.0 CGPA for ST/SC). OR
  • Master Degree (M.Sc/ M.Tech/ MS/ ME) in Science/ an allied area or a degree equivalent to any of the above in relevant subject with consistent First Class/ division or a minimum 60% marks or a minimum 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale (55% or 6.0 CGPA for ST/SC).

Additional Requirements for different Admission category

Regular with Institute Assistantship

  • A valid GATE or UGC or CSIR-NET or NBHM score is required for the award of Institute Research Assistantship.
  • Candidates with a master’s degree in Engineering or Technology after qualifying GATE is also eligible for Institute Research Assistantship.
  • The Institute Research Assistantship shall be awarded for a maximum period of 5 years. At present the amounts are as follows:
    • Rs. 31,000/- pm for first 2 years
    • Rs. 35,000/- pm for next 3 years
    • Contingencies amount: Rs. 30,000/- Per annum
  • Eligibility Criteria for vacancy under Institute Assistantship in the following disciplines –
DisciplinesEligibility Criteria
Petroleum Engineeringi) M. Tech. in Petroleum, Chemical, Petrochemical, CSE, Mechanical, Civil

(ii) M.Sc. in Chemistry, Mathematics, Geology and
Geophysics

(iii) B. Tech. in Petroleum Engg
Chemical Engineeringi) Master’s degree in Chemical Engg or any other
discipline of Engg. or Technology or equivalent. (eg: Environmental, Energy, Polymer, Electrical, Control systems, Artificial Intelligence etc.)

ii) Science/ Mathematics postgraduates with exceptional merit in the appropriate field.

(iii) B.Tech/ B.E in Chemical Engg, allied disciplines (eg. petroleum, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, environmental, polymer, biochemical, biotechnology, electrochemical,
electrical, instrumentation,) and other disciplines of engg/ technology with exceptional merit
Electrical EngineeringGATE in EE, MTech in Power electronics, Power Systems
Earth SciencesM.Sc./ M.Tech in Mathematics, Geology and Geophysics
Mechanical EngineeringGATE in ME, MTech in Thermal, IC engines & Energy
**Remark: Production, Manufacturing and Design MTech students need not apply
CSEGATE in CSE and IT, MTech in CSE
MathematicsMSc/MTech in any branch of Mathematics or B.Tech in Mathematics and Computing
ChemistryB.Tech/MSc or MTech in any branch of
Chemistry/Chemical Sciences/Material Science
BiologyMSc in any branch of life sciences or M.Tech/B.Tech in Biotechnology/Bio-informatics

Individual Fellowship (CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICAR/INSPIRE etc.)

  • All candidates applying for Individual Fellowship category must have valid award letter with fellowship issued by the respective funding agency (i.e. CSIR/UGC/ DST/DBT/ICMR etc.) along with the minimum eligibility criterion.

Ph.D. through Project

  • Candidates working in a sponsored project in the Institute shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. program under project category.
  • The minimum remaining period of the project as well as tenure of the project employee should be at least 2 years from the date of joining the Ph.D. program.

Sponsored candidates (External) in Engineering and Sciences

  • Persons who are in service in any of the following establishments with minimum of two-year job experience shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. program as sponsored candidates (IAR).
    • Public Sector Undertaking (PSU)
    • Petroleum & Natural Gas, Coal, Earth Sciences, Chemical & Fertilizer, Defence or other ministries of the Government of India or any other government organizations
    • Established industrial R&D organizations.
    • Autonomous bodies and National Laboratories.
    • Reputed industries as may be recognized by the Institute

QIP (Quality Improvement Program) category

Candidates fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria (Without GATE/ CSIR-NET/ UGC/ NBHM) and a minimum of three (3) years teaching experience as full-time regular/permanent teachers of AICTE/ UGC approved Degree level Institutions are eligible to apply.

An intending sponsored candidate under QIP category must submit his/her application in prescribed form along with No objection certificate (Format available on website) for admission through his/her employer, who will forward the same to the Institute with suitable endorsement.

Degrees from IITs/IISc/IIPE/RGIPT

B. Tech degree, Dual Degree (B. Tech & M. Tech), 5 year Integrated MSc degree, 2 year MSc degree (admitted through JAM) holders having final CGPA >= 8.00 on a 10.0 point scale or 75% (7.0 CGPA or 65% for SC/ST) from any of the following institutes may be considered for direct admission in Ph.D programme with Institute Research Assistantship.

  • Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)
  • Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
  • Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE)
  • Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum and Technology (RGIPT)

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Spring Semester) Application Process

  • Candidate MUST submit their Application through the IIPE PhD Registration Link available on the website.
  • In case you are desirous of being considered for admission in more than one “specialization”, you should apply separately by paying separate Application Fee.

Steps for Application

STEP-I : Signing up

  • User has to sign up by providing their email id on the signup page
  • After signing up, login credentials will be received on the email id.

STEP-II : Log in and make the payment

  • After login in, make the payment of the Application Fee through the link on the payment. Payment of the application fee has to be made through online payment only

STEP-III : Application Form Filling

  • Click on the “Application Form Filling” link and fill in the necessary information.

STEP-IV : Upload

  • Upload necessary documents on the portal.

STEP-V : Preview and Submit

  • Preview and Submit the form.

Application Fee

GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Male candidatesRs. 300/-
GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Female candidatesRs. 150/-
SC/ST candidatesRs. 150/-
PwD candidatesRs. 150/-

Selection Process

The Selection for PhD program will be on the basis of –

  • Overall Academic Performance
  • Written/Computer Test or Interview or both

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
IIPE Visakhapatnam WebsiteClick Here
Latest PhD AdmissionsPhD Admissions
Admissions in Andhra PradeshAdmissions in Andhra Pradesh

Previous Admissions

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2022-23 (Autumn Semester)

Vacancy under different category

CategoryDisciplines
Regular with Institute AssistantshipChemistry,
Chemical Engineering,
Computer Science and Engineering,
Mathematics,
Mechanical Engineering,
Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Individual Fellowship (CSIR /UGC/ DBT/ ICAR/ INSPIRE etc.)Biosciences,
Chemistry,
Chemical Engineering,
Mathematics,
Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Ph.D. through ProjectBiosciences,
Mathematics,
Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Sponsored candidates (External) in Engineering and SciencesBiosciences,
Chemistry,
Chemical Engineering,
Mathematics,
Mechanical Engineering,
Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
QIPBiosciences,
Chemistry,
Chemical Engineering,
Mathematics,
Mechanical Engineering,
Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences

Important Dates

EventDates
Commencement of Online Application submission01/04/2022
Last date of the application submission31/05/2022
Date of Test & Interviews (for short listed candidates)06/06/2022 to 10/06/2022
Declaration of list of selected candidates15/06/2022
Date of admission in the Ph.D. programme for selected candidates25/07/2022

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2021-22 (Spring Semester)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Start of application submission15 October 2021
Last date for application submission15 December 2021
Date of Test & Interviews for shortlisted candidates17-19 January 2022
Date of Result Declaration24 January 2022

Vacancy Under Different Category

CategoryDisciplines
Regular with Institute AssistantshipChemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Individual Fellowship (CSIR /UGC/ DBT/ ICAR/ INSPIRE etc.)Biosciences, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Ph.D. through ProjectBiosciences, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
Sponsored
candidates (External) in Engineering and Sciences
Biosciences, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences

IIPE Visakhapatnam PhD Admission 2021-22 (Autumn Semester)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Start of application submission12 April 2021
Last date for application submission30 May 2021
Date of Test & Interviews for shortlisted candidates01-07 July 2021
Declaration of list of selected candidates15 July 2021
Date of Admission26 July 2021