IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Autumn Semester: Dates, Results

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 – Indian Institute of Technology, Dharwad invites applications for PhD Admission for the academic year 2021-22 (Autumn Semester).

Check more details on IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 (Autumn Semester) here.

Latest – List of shortlisted candidates declared for various departments

IIT Dharwad PhD Vacancies

DepartmentCategories in which vacancies are available
CHEMISTRYAll categories
CSEAll categories
EEGen,Gen (EWS),ST
MATHSGen (EWS), OBC(NCL), ST
MMAEAll categories
PHYSICSGen, OBC (NCL), SC

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Schedule

EventsDates
Last date of online Application10 June 2021
Announcement of shortlist and Online Interview Schedule (tentatively)15 June 2021
Online Interview ends02 July 2021
Declaration of final list of selected candidates14 July 2021
Admission for waitlisted candidates starts22 July 2021
Admission for waitlisted candidates ends23 July 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22

Physics

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Physics/Applied Physics/Photonics.
  • B. Tech./B. E. or equivalent degree in Engineering Physics/Electrical Engineering/Electronics and Communications Engineering/ Optics/ Optoelectronics.
  • M. Tech/MS in Remote Sensing/ Geoinformatics/ Optics/ Optoelectronics/Photonics/ Electrical Engineering.
  • The candidates must also fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE or any other funding agencies.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.

There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Application Categories

The Department of Physics admits Ph.D. candidates under the full time research scholarship –
Teaching Assistantship (TA) and Fellowship Award (FA).

Research Topics

  • Optics, Lasers & Photonics
  • Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
  • Spectroscopy and Remote Sensing

Chemistry

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Chemistry/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Pharmacy and any other related areas.
  • The candidates must also fulfil ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE/DBT/MHRD/ICMR or any other funding agencies.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.

There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Application Categories

The Department of Chemistry admits Ph.D. candidates under the Fellowship Assistantship (FA)
category only for this round of admissions.

Research Topics

  • Organic chemistry of the enzyme catalysed reactions in antibiotic compounds
  • Tryptophan derived bioactive natural products: Investigation of the chemistry of the biosynthesis pathways, and elucidation of structure and function

Mathematics

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Sc. Mathematical Science or Computer Science (or equivalent degree), M.Phil in Mathematical Science (or equivalent degree) or M.Tech. in Engineering Physics, Computer Science, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (or equivalent degree in Engineering).
  • The candidates must also fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Valid GATE Score.
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE / NBHM and other externally funded candidates are encouraged to apply and they are exempted from possessing a valid GATE score

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Application Categories

The Department of Mathematics admits Ph.D. candidates under the full time research scholarship –
Teaching Assistantship (TA) and Fellowship Award (FA).

Research Topics

  • Algebra
  • Functional Analysis

Biosciences and Bioengineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech./M.Phil./MSc or equivalent in Bioinformatics/ Chemistry / Biotechnology/ Microbiology or other allied biology subject, Computer Science / Electrical Engineering.
  • The candidates must also fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Valid GATE Score.
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE or any other funding agencies.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Application Categories

There is no vacancy advertised in the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering

Research Topics

  • Raman spectroscopy based biosensing platform for disease diagnosis through body fluids.
  • Understanding the role of EMT associated LncRNAs in cancer development

Computer Science and Engineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Computer Science and Engineering or any related stream.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Research Topics

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • AI and Data Science
  • Embedded systems and Computer Architecture
  • Computer/Communication Networks
  • High Performance Computing and Programming Languages

Electrical Engineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech., MS, ME or equivalent degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, MSc in Mathematics and Statistics with valid GATE or NET scores or any related stream

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Research Topics

  • Signal Processing
  • Communication Technologies
  • Mixed signal ASIC Design
  • Power & Energy Systems
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Mechanical Engineering

Qualifying Degree

M.Tech./M.E./M.Sc.(Engg.) or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent stream.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or 6.0 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Research Topics

  • Experimental Fluid Mechanics with a focus on Multiphase flows
  • Fluid mechanics and combustion dynamics of laminar/turbulent combustion systems
  • Biomechanical analysis and biomedical device design
  • Constitutive modelling for anisotropic elastic-plastic deformation and numerical analysis of metal forming processes

Humanities and Social Sciences

Qualifying Degree

  • M.A. or equivalent degree in Humanities / Social Sciences subjects (Qualifying Degree)
  • UGC-NET/GATE Qualified.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/General (EWS)/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 55% marks or 5.5 grade on scale of 10 (without round off) in aggregate.
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Vacancy

No Vacancy

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Selection Process

Shortlisting of candidates

Based on the information provided by the applicants, a short-list of candidates for the selection process will be prepared.

Screening test/ Interview/ Interaction

Only the short-listed applicants are permitted to participate in the selection process. The mode of selection process may involve a written test followed by an interview which could be in person or online.

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Application Process

  • Candidate has to apply online on official website if IIT Dharwad
  • Read instructions and eligibility criteria given in brochure carefully before applying.
  • Application fee has to be paid prior filling online application.

Application Fees

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PwD ₹ 100/-
Gen (EWS)₹ 200/-

Application Form

DepartmentBrochureApplication Form
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)Click HereClick Here
Dept. of Electrical Engineering (EE)Click HereClick Here
Dept. of ChemistryClick HereClick Here
Dept. of MathematicsClick HereClick Here
Dept. of PhysicsClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringClick HereClick Here

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

DepartmentEligibility ShortlistSelection Process & Interview ScheduleR1-Interview Shortlist
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Electrical Engineering (EE)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of ChemistryClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of MathematicsClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of PhysicsClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringClick HereClick Here

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Previous Years Admissions

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 (March-April)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Last date of online Application16 March 2021
Announcement of shortlist and Online Interview Schedule (tentatively)19 March 2021
Online Interview ends29 March 2021
Declaration of final list of selected candidates07 April 2021

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

DepartmentEligibility ShortlistSelection Process & Interview ScheduleR1-Interview Shortlist
Dept. of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering (BSBE)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Electrical Engineering (EE)Click HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of MathematicsClick HereClick Here
Dept. of PhysicsClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical EngineeringClick Here