IIT (ISM) Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(II): Dates, Application Form

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(II)- IIT (ISM), Dhanbad invites application for PhD admission for session 2022-23 Phase(II). The application form is available online.

Check complete information of IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(II) application process, eligibility criteria and other important information below.

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IIT Dhanbad PhD Programs

Available PhD Programme

DepartmentDiscipline Name
Applied GeologyApplied Geology
Applied GeophysicsApplied Geophysics
Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Chemistry & Chemical BiologyChemistry
Computer Science & EngineeringComputer Science & Engineering
Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering
Electronics EngineeringElectronics Engineering
Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Humanities & Social SciencesEnglish Language/Literature
Humanities & Social SciencesPhilosophy
Humanities & Social SciencesPsychology
Humanities & Social SciencesSociology
Environmental Science & EngineeringEnvironmental Science & Engineering
Fuel, Mineral & Metallurgical EngineeringFuel, Mineral & Metallurgical Engineering
Management StudiesIndustrial Engineering & Management
Management StudiesManagement
Mathematics & ComputingMathematics
Mathematics & ComputingStatistics
Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Mining Machinery EngineeringMining Machinery Engineering
Petroleum EngineeringPetroleum Engineering
PhysicsPhysics

GATE/NET/DST-Inspire/CAT/GMAT/PMRF candidates

  • A candidate, who has qualified GATE/NET/DST-Inspire/Prime Ministers Research Fellowship (PMRF)/Appropriate National Level Examination, is ELIGIBLE for Ph.D. admission ONLY in Engineering, Science, Management Studies and Humanities & Social Sciences.
  • A candidate who has qualified CAT/GMAT is eligible for Ph.D. in Management.

IIT graduates (CGPA of 8.0 or above)

  • IIT graduates (Masters and/or Bachelor’s degree holders) having a CGPA/OGPA of 8.0 or above are also eligible for Ph.D. admission at IIT(ISM) Dhanbad. For Masters and/or Bachelor’s degree holders from IITs having a CGPA of 8.0 or above, the requirement of GATE/NET is waived off.

Project Candidates

  • This admission procedure also applies to candidates holding positions in externally/internally funded projects being executed in various departments at the Institute for availing Institute Assistantship (IA) beyond the project tenure. In such cases, the candidate must give the details in the online application portal, such as, the current position, admission number availed, project title, name of the project investigator (PI), department, date of joining, date of completion of the project.

Program Fee*

Sl. No.ParticularsFee(INR)
1.Fee payable at the time of admission (UR/OBC/EWS) (Including hostel mess fee Winter Semester)61,450
2.Fee payable at the time of admission (SC/ST/PwD/Transgender) (Including hostel mess fee Winter Semester)55,450
3.Fee payable at the time of admission (Part-time)36,350

*May be subject to change

Institute Assistantship (IA)

  • The Institute may provide full-time Ph. D. students who have qualified GATE or any other eligible national level examination, financial assistance in the form of teaching or research assistantships (referred to as IA).
  • IA will also be provided for IIT graduates having CGPA greater than or equal to 8.0 in the qualifying examination.
  • The Ph.D. students will be awarded the assistantships for a period of five years based on the performance every year.
  • The assistantship will be paid at the approved rates as specified by the MHRD, GOI from time to time.
  • Full-time Ph.D. students, financially supported by research projects, may avail IA after completion of the project, provided that she/he qualifies GATE or any other eligible national level examination and has been admitted through the Institute selection process. The maximum duration of assistantship is five years (inclusive of Project and Institute funding). Extension of assistantship shall not be given in any case, beyond five years.
  • IA will not be provided for:
    • a) Full-time Ph.D. candidates having external fellowship from Govt. sources, namely, CSIR, UGC, DST, etc.
    • b) Part-time Ph.D. candidates
    • c) Sponsored/External Ph.D. candidates
  • A student should devote eight hours per week towards teaching/laboratory assistantship assigned to her/him. The renewal of assistantship is contingent on the recommendation of the Doctoral Scrutiny Committee (DSC) and is based on the satisfactory performance of the candidate in the academic program and the discharge of assistantship duties.
  • Institute Assistance
    • First 2 years – 31,000 per month (INR)
    • 3rd, 4th and 5th year – 35,000 per month (INR)

Schedule for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(II)

EventDates
Commencement of online applicationSeptember 26, 2022
Last date for applying through online portalOctober 17, 2022
Intimation to shortlisted candidates for interview*November 01, 2022
Interview for shortlisted candidates**November 11-13, 2022
Declaration of the merit listNovember 23, 2022
Fee payment & Seat Acceptance of Merit list candidatesNovember 23-28, 2022
Declaration of extended merit listDecember 05, 2022
Fee payment & Seat Acceptance of Extended Merit list candidatesDecember 05-12, 2022
Physical Admission (in Campus) & joining of admitted students December 16, 2022 

*Appropriate academic criteria/methodology will be adopted by the respective departments for shortlisting of applications received against the Ph.D. admission.

**In normal situation, the interview will be held physically in the campus at respective departments. However, it may be online if situation demands.

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(II)

Essential Criteria For PhD in Engineering

  • An applicant must have a Masters degree in Engineering in the relevant subject with first class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in Engineering with a minimum of 70% marks/CGPA of 7.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant must have a Master’s degree in Science or an allied area with first-class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale).

Essential Criteria for PhD in Science

  • An applicant must have a Masters degree in the relevant subject with first class/division or a minimum of 60 % marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10-point scale), OR
  • An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in Engineering with a minimum of 70% marks/CGPA of 7.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant must have a Master’s degree in Science or an allied area with first-class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale).

Essential criteria for PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences

  • An applicant must have a Masters degree in the relevant subject, Arts, Commerce, Humanities and Social Sciences with first class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in Engineering with a minimum of 70% marks/CGPA of 7.0 (on a 10 point scale). OR
  • An applicant must have a Masters degree in Engineering / Technology/Science/ Commerce / Management with first class/division or a minimum of 60 % marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale),

Essential criteria for PhD in Management

  • An applicant must have a Masters degree or equivalent in Management or allied areas or Engineering / Technology with first class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant with a Bachelors degree in Engineering with a minimum of 70% marks/7.0 CGPA, OR
  • An applicant must have a Masters degree in Science/Arts/Commerce with first-class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale), OR
  • An applicant who has qualified for CA/ICAI/ICMA/CS, with first-class/division or a minimum of 60% marks/CGPA of 6.0 (on a 10 point scale) in Bachelors degree.

Qualifying Degree

Eligibility and qualifying degree for various departments or refer prospectus.

Application Process

All candidates seeking admission to the Ph.D. program (full-time, external, sponsored, or part-time Ph.D.) to the institute must apply online through the admission portal of IIT (ISM) Dhanbad at https://www.iitism.ac.in/index.php/Admission

It is the responsibility of the candidate to verify that she/he fulfills all the eligibility requirements for admission to the PhD program of IIT (ISM) Dhanbad. Please consult the information brochure.

  • Before applying please complete the registration step.
  • After your registration is complete, you will receive an email on your registered email-id for verification. Please verify your email.
  • Use your Registration Number to login to the application portal.
  • Read the instructions carefully.
  • Start your application using the “Apply” tab.
  • Fill in all the details. Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are mandatory. You may write “NA” if you are not able to provide the corresponding data. Please keep pdf files for all documents for your credentials like marksheets, degree certificates, category certificates, etc. ready. They are required to be uploaded before completion of the submission.
  • Please complete the submission by clicking submit.
  • Please save a PDF copy of your completed application. It will be required during the admission process.

Application Fee

CategoryFees
For General/OBC/EWS candidateRs. 1,000.00
For SC/ST/PwD/Female/Transgender candidateRs. 500.00

Selection Process for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission

  • The admission procedure consists of (i) shortlisting and (ii) interview.
  • Appropriate shortlisting criteria will be adopted by the department for the shortlisting of applications received against the Ph.D. ADMISSION 2022-23 (Phase II). This includes fixing appropriate cut-off (a) GATE/CAT/GMAT score and/or (b) NET (LS) marks/rank and/or CGPA/OGPA/percentage in the qualifying degree and will be decided by the respective department.
  • The final selection of the candidates for admission to the Ph.D. program will be based on their performance in the interview conducted by the respective departments.
  • The interview of the shortlisted candidates is scheduled to be conducted between 11.11.2022 to 13.11.2022.
  • However, IIT (ISM) may conduct the interviews of the shortlisted candidates on any other date(s) due to unforeseen circumstances.

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
IIT Dhanbad WebsiteClick Here
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IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(I)

Schedule for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(I)

Commencement of online applicationApril 07, 2022
Last date for applying through online portalMay 06, 2022
Intimation to shortlisted candidates for interview*May 18, 2022
Interview for shortlisted candidatesJune 06 to June 11, 2022
Declaration of the merit listJune 24, 2022
Online Registration of Merit list candidatesJune 27, 2022 to July 01, 2022
Declaration of extended merit listJuly 08, 2022
Online Registration of Extended Merit list candidatesJuly 11, 2022 to July 14, 2022
Declaration of Additional Extended Merit List(s) (if necessary)Will be declared later
Online Registration of Additional Extended Merit list(s) candidates (if necessary)Will be declared later
Physical Admission (in Campus) & joining of admitted studentsAugust 03, 2022

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2022-23 Phase(I) Results

Selected Candidates

Result of the Interview for admission to the Ph.D. programs of IIT (ISM) Dhanbad for the academic session 2022-2023 will be published on 24.06.2022.

Selected candidates can download the offer letter by logging in to the admission portal from the same date.

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Shortlisted Candidates

DepartmentDate of InterviewList of shortlisted candidates
Applied Geology06.06.2022 and 07.06.2022 (2 days)List
Applied Geophysics06.06.2022 (1 day)List
Chemistry06.06.2022, 07.06.2022 and 08.06.2022 (3 days)List
Chemical Engineering06.06.2022 (1 day)List
Computer Science Engineering06.06.2022 and 07.06.2022 (2 days)List
Civil Engineering06.06.2022, 07.06.2022 and 08.06.2022 (3 days)List
Electronics Engineering08.06.2022 and 09.06.2022 (2 days)List
Electrical Engineering06.06.2022 and 07.06.2022 (2 days)List
Humanities and Social Sciences06.06.2022, 07.06.2022 and 08.06.2022 (3 days)List
Environment Science Engineering06.06.2022, 07.06.2022 and 08.06.2022 (3 days)List
Fuel, Mineral and Mettal. Engineering06.06.2022 (1 day)List
Management Studies06.06.2022, 07.06.2022 and 08.06.2022 (3 days)List
Mathematics & Computing06.06.2022, 07.06.2022, 08.06.2022 and 09.06.2022 (4 days)List
Mechanical Engineering06.06.2022, 07.06.2022, 08.06.2022 and 09.06.2022 (4 days)List
Mining Engineering06.06.2022 (1 day)List
Petroleum Engineering06.06.2022 (1 day)List
Physics06.06.2022, 07.06.2022, 08.06.2022 and 09.06.2022 (4 days)List

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2021-22

Schedule for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2021-22

Commencement of online applicationApril 5, 2021
Last date for applying through online portalMay 5, 2021
Intimation to shortlisted candidates for interviewMay 17, 2021
Interview for shortlisted candidatesJune 28 to July 2, 2021
Declaration of the merit listJuly 15, 2021
Online Registration of Merit list candidatesJuly 19, 2021 to July 23, 2021
Declaration of extended merit listJuly 27, 2021
Online Registration of Extended Merit list candidatesJuly 28, 2021 to July 31, 2021
Physical Admission (in Campus) & joining of admitted
students
August 12, 2021

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission Results 2021

Selected Candidates

The Merit List of the candidates who have been provisionally selected for the Ph.D. admission for the session 2021-22 at IIT(ISM), Dhanbad is given below.

Merit List for the PhD Admission 2021-2022

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2020

Schedule for IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2020

Commencement of online application March 16th, 2020
Extended Last date for applying online May 31th, 2020

IIT Dhanbad PhD Admission 2020 Result

Merit List of PhD Admission 2020-2021