IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester: Dates, Application Form

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester – Indian Institute of Technology, Dharwad invites applications for PhD Admission for the academic year 2022-23 (Spring Semester).

Check more details on IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester here.

Latest – Last Date to apply online has been extended to 16th November 2022, 5:00 pm

Available PhD Programs

PhD Admission is available in following Departments for Spring Semester –

  • Dept. of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering
  • Dept. of Chemistry
  • Dept. of Civil Engineering
  • Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Dept. of Electrical Engineering
  • Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering
  • Dept. of Physics
  • Dept. of Mathematics
  • Dept. of HSS

PhD Admission Application Category

  • Teaching Assistantship (TA)
  • Fellowship Awardee (FA)
  • Project Assistantship (PA)
  • Externally sponsored Ph.D. (EX)
  • Institute Staff for Ph.D.

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester Schedule

DescriptionDates
Applications open14-October-2022
Last Date to apply online16-November-2022 5:00pm
Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates15-November-2022
Online Interview Schedule16-November-2022 to 30th November 2022
Declaration of provisional list of selected & waitlisted candidates09-December 2022
Admission process for recommended candidates10-December 2022 to 15-
December 2022
Admission for waitlisted candidates17-December 2022 to 27-
December 2022

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester

Physics (No Application)

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.
  • M.Phil in Physics.
  • The candidates who do not have M. Tech. / M. Phil. degree must also fulfill ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Valid GATE Score in Physics.
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE or any other funding agencies in Physical Sciences.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • 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

  • Quantum Information Theory
  • Lasers, Nonlinear Optics & Photonics
  • Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
  • Spectroscopy and Remote Sensing

Chemistry

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Sc. or equivalent degree in any area of Chemistry and/or any other related areas.
  • The candidates must also fulfil ONE of the following additional requirements:
    • Valid GATE Score or M.Phil or M.Tech./M.E. or equivalent degree in chemistry (for TA category)
    • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE/DBT/MHRD/ICMR or any other relevant funding agencies (for FA category)

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/OBC category candidates First Class, as specified by the candidate’s Institution/University or a minimum of 60% marks or a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • There will be relaxation of 5% for ST/SC/PwD category candidates.

Mathematics (No Application)

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Sc. Mathematical Science, M.Phil in Mathematical Science (or equivalent degree).
  • 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/OBC category candidates a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable.

Materials and Aerospace Engineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech./M.E./M.Sc.(Engg.) or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering or Materials and Metallurgical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering or equivalent stream

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/OBC category candidates a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable.

Biological sciences and Bioengineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech/MSc. or equivalent in Bioinformatics/ Chemistry/Biotechnology/ Microbiology/Computer Science or other allied biology subjects.
  • Must have qualified GATE/NET or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) from CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE/DBT/MHRD/ICMR or any other relevant funding agencies for TA category
  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE/DBT/MHRD/ICMR or any other relevant funding agencies for TA category.

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • For General/OBC category candidates a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable.

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/OBC category candidates a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable.

Civil Engineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Civil Engineering with the specialization of Geotechnical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering, Water Resource Engineering and Environmental Engineering (or any other equivalent PG specialization in Civil Engineering)

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR,
  • a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • Candidate must qualify in GATE at least once (Candidate need not to have a valid GATE score)
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable. However, candidate qualify in GATE at least once (Candidate need not to have a valid GATE score)

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 or any related stream OR MSc in Mathematics and Statistics with valid GATE or NET scores or any related stream

Minimum score in the qualifying degree

  • a minimum of 60% marks (without round off) in aggregate, OR,
  • a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) or Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.0 on the scale of 0-10; with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 0-10, (for example, 4.8 on a scale of 0-8).
  • For SC/ST category candidates and differently abled candidates (PwD), a relaxation of 5% (or CPI/CGPA of 0.5 on the scale of 0-10) in the qualifying degree is applicable

Mechanical Engineering

Qualifying Degree

  • M.Tech./M.E./M.Sc.(Engg.) or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering or Materials and Metallurgical Engineering or Aerospace 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.

Humanities and Social Sciences (No Application)

Qualifying Degree (Economics)

  • Master’s Degree in Economics / Engineering / Science/ Commerce / Business Administration
  • UGC-NET/GATE Qualified or M.Phil. in Economics. UGC-NET/JRF Qualified Candidates are encouraged to apply

Qualifying Degree (English)

  • M.A. in English
  • UGC-NET Qualified or M.Phil. in English. UGC-NET/JRF Qualified Candidates are encouraged to apply

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.

For exact and detailed eligibility criteria read information brochure.

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Spring Semester

  • Please read the admission brochure carefully, please ensure you meet all the eligibility criteria before filling the form.
  • Application is incomplete unless both the Institute Common Form (Part-I) and the Department Form(s) (Part-II) are submitted.
  • Note that application fee is to be paid only once irrespective of the departments you are applying to. If you want to apply to more than one department, please fill respective department application forms ( Application form II).
  • The application fee once paid will not be refunded. A submission Id is generated after the successful submission of this application form and note down the same for future reference.
  • Please note the submission ID. The same needs to be entered in the Department specific (Part-II) forms.

Application Fees

CategoryApplication Fee
Women/SC/ST/PwD category candidates₹ 100/-
Gen/Gen (EWS)/OBC/ all other candidates₹ 200/-

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester 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 and/or interview.

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application Link (Part 1)Click Here
IIT Dharwad WebsiteClick Here

Application Form Part-2

DepartmentApplication Form Part-2
Dept. of Biological Sciences and BioengineeringClick Here
Dept. of ChemistryClick Here
Dept. of Civil EngineeringClick Here
Dept. of Computer Science and EngineeringClick Here
Dept. of Electrical EngineeringClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringClick Here

Previous Admissions

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Schedule

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Schedule

DescriptionDates
Applications open15-March-2022
Last Date to apply online22-April-2022 5:00pm
Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates26-April-2022
Online Interview Schedule28-April-2022 to 28-May-2022
Declaration of provisional list of selected candidates15-June-2022
Declaration of final list of selected candidates27-June-2022
Admission for waitlisted candidates starts06-July-2022
Admission for waitlisted candidates ends16-July-2022

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Results

Department ↠Eligibility Shortlist ↠Selection Process & Interview Schedule ↠R1-Interview Shortlist ↠
Dept. of Biological Sciences and BioengineeringClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of ChemistryClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Civil EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Computer Science and EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Electrical EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of HSSClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of MathematicsClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of PhysicsClick HereClick HereClick Here

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester

IIT Dharwad PhD Vacancies for Spring 2021-22

DepartmentPhD Admission
ChemistryAvailable
Computer Science and EngineeringAvailable
Electrical EngineeringAvailable
MathematicsNot Available
HSSNot Available
Biological Sciences and BioengineeringAvailable
PhysicsAvailable
Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringAvailable

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester Schedule

DescriptionDates
Applications open25-Oct-2021
Last Date to apply online (For CSE dept. only)03-Nov-2021
Last Date to apply online (For all departments other than CSE)15-Nov-2021
Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates (For CSE dept. only)6-Nov-2021
Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates (For all departments other than CSE)17-Nov-2021
Online Interview Schedule (For CSE dept. only)7th Nov. -5th Dec 2021
Online Interview Schedule (For all departments other than CSE)18th Nov. -5th Dec 2021
Declaration of final list of selected candidates11-Dec-2021
Admission for waitlisted candidates starts23-Dec-2021
Admission for waitlisted candidates ends07-Jan-2022

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester Results

DepartmentEligibility Shortlist ↠Selection Process & Interview Schedule ↠R1-Interview Shortlist ↠R2-Interview Shortlist ↠ResultUpdated List-1 from waiting poolUpdated List-2 from waiting pool
Dept. of Biological Sciences and BioengineeringClick HereClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of ChemistryClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Computer Science and EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Electrical EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace EngineeringClick HereClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of PhysicsClick HereClick HereClick HereClick Here
Dept. of MathematicsNANANANANANANA
Dept. of HSSNANANANANANANA

IIT Dharwad PhD Admission 2021-22 Autumn Semester

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

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 Autumn Semester 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

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