IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (Jan Session): Dates, Application Form

IIT Jammu PhD Admission

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (Jan Session) – IIT Jammu invites application for PhD admission 2022-23 (Jan Session) in various departments starting from Jan 2023.

Check full details on IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (Jan Session) below here.

Latest –

  • Application Form is available now for various departments (18 Nov 2022)

IIT Jammu PhD Programs

PhD is being offered by the following departments –

  • Bio Sciences and Bio Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

Research Areas for PhD admissions

DepartmentResearch Areas
Electrical EngineeringUnderwater Surveillance
Electrical EngineeringFrequency Selective Surfaces, Microwave Antennas
Electrical EngineeringVLSI Testing and Hardware Security
Electrical EngineeringVLSI Design
MathematicsAlgebraic Geometric Codes
MathematicsInverse Problems and Partial Differential Equations
MathematicsCombinatorial Commutative Algebra
Physics, BSBEBiophysics, computational biology
Civil EngineeringFoundation Engineering, Geotechnical Model Testing and Field Study, Transportation Geotechnics, Ground Improvement
Mechanical EngineeringHeat Transfer, Multiphase Flows
Mechanical EngineeringHeat and Mass Transfer
Chemical EngineeringEnergy technologies development and optimization
Chemical EngineeringEnergy Conversion

Categories of PhD Admission

The applicants can apply for admission to the Ph.D. programme under any one of the following categories:

  • Institute Research student/candidate (Full Time)
  • Full Time externally funded students (UGC, CSIR, GPAT, SERB, DST etc.)
  • External Project funding (Full Time)
  • Off campus Research student/candidate.
  • Institute Staff

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (Jan Session) Eligibility Criteria

For Fulltime Ph.D. program at the Institute

A Master’s degree in Technology/Engineering or a Master’s degree by Research in Technology/Engineering along with a good academic record.


Master’s degree in Science with a good academic record and a valid GATE / CSIR-JRF/UGC/ GPAT/ NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration. Exemption under schemes as agreed by the IIT Council for students of NITs/IITs/IIITs/IISERs/IISc may be acceptable


Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering with an exceptional academic record and a valid GATE score in the relevant discipline.

Important Dates for IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (Jan Session)

Start date of the application18 November 2022
Last Date of Online Application02 December 2022
Tentative date for receiving call letter for selection processTo be declared

Application Process

  • Candidates have to fill the application online only
  • Candidates are advised to read advertisement very carefully before applying Online
  • Candidates are advised to fill their active e-mail addresses in the online application. All correspondence will be made  through e-mail.
  • Interview/Test schedule will be emailed to the candidates in their registered e-mail.
  • Visit institute website regularly for any updates.

Application Fee

CategoryApplication Fee
General/Gen-EWS/OBC categoryRs. 300/-
SC/ST/PWD CategoryRs. 200/-

Important Links

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IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (July Session)

Research Areas for PhD Admissions 2022-23 (July Session)

DepartmentResearch Areas
Bioscience and Bio Engineering1. Biosensors
2. Nano biotechnology
3. Bioinspired Engineering
Civil1. Freight Transportation Planning and Logistics (for  sponsored candidates)
2. Prestressed concrete, ultra high performance concrete,  strengthening, experiments on full scale structures
3. Microwave Remote Sensing (Polarimetric and  Interferometric modelling), Snow Geophysics and Glaciology.
4. Hydrology, Climate Change, Hydraulics and Water  Resources Engineering
5. Geotechnical Engineering, Geosynthetics, Geoenvironmental Engineering, Geo-Hazards, Deep  Foundations, Field Testing of Geosynthetic-Improved  Structures
6. Constitutive modelling of Concrete, Retrofitting of  concrete structures, CFRP confined concrete
7. Solid Mechanics, Finite Element Modeling, Metastructure, Additive Manufacturing
Chemical1. Microfluidics and point-of-care device development
2. Transport and reactions in POC devices
3. AI in diagnostics
4. Theoretical and experimental investigation of catalytic  dehydrogenation of propane to propene
Chemistry1. Asymmmetric Organocatalysis, Photo-/Electro-Organic  Synthesis
2. Photo- and Electrocatalytic Water Splitting, C-H  Activation, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
3. Inorgnaic and (2D) Materails for CO2 reduction, Energy  Storage/Conversion, Water Harvesting Applications
Computer Science and Engineering1. Cloud computing, federated learning, machine  learning, deep learning, big data
2. Social Network Analysis, Graph Algorithms, Data  Management, Algorithmic Data Science, Reinforcement Learning
3. Machine Learning, Deep Learning, NLP, Adversarial Learning applications in Security and Authentication, Light
4. Weight Learning Approaches, Soft Computing
5. Network and System Security; AI/ML/DL in System  Security; Cyber Physical System Security; Federated  learning for information exfileration with privacy concerns
6. Cryptanalysis, Quantum Cryptography
7. Distributed Computing and Algorithms, High Performance Computing, Computer Architecture, VLSI  Testing
8. Blockchain, Biometrics, Computer Vision and Artificial  Intelligence
9. Computer vision
Electrical1. VLSI Design
2. Communications Engineering
3. R.F. and Microwaves
4. Speaker Verification and Identification using Machine  Learning Approach
5. Image and Video Processing
6. Underwater Image and Video analysis
7. Machine learning and Deep Learning
8. Audio and Speech Signal Processing
Mathematics1. Commutative Algebra and Combinatorial Commutative Algebra
2. Number Theory (Modular forms and Galois representations)
3. Finite Fields, Cryptography, and Coding Theory
Materials1. Sustainable polymer,
2. polymer nano-composite based thermal management materials
3. Rapid Solidification Processing
4. Magneto Optic Alloys
5. Transmission Electron Microscopy
6. Heat Storage Alloys
7. Meta Materials System
8. Phase Transformation and Thermodynamic Modelling
9. High Temperature and High Heat Flux Alloys
10. Rare earth magnets
11. Noble metal alloy thin films
Mechanical1. Solar Energy, Hydrogen Energy, Energy conversion
2. Fracture Mechanics, Finite Element Method, Phase Field Method, CNTs
3. Atomization, combustion, gas turbines, liquid rocket engines, laser flow diagnostics
4. Tribology, Hydrodynamic, Hydrostatic Journal Bearing, Functionally Graded Material composites,
Physics1. Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, Biophysics, computational biology

Important Dates for IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (July Session)

Start date of the application29 April 2022
Last Date of Online Application (Extended)29 May 2022

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2022-23 (July Session) Results

Shortlisted Candidates

S. No.List of Shortlisted Candidates
1.Biosciences and Bioengineering
2.Chemical Engineering
4.Civil Engineering
5.Computer Science and Engineering
6.Electrical Engineering
7.Humanities and Social Sciences
8.Materials Engineering, Schedule
10.Mechanical Engineering

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2021-22 (Jan Session)

Important Dates for IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2021-22 (Jan Session)

Start date of the application01 November 2021
Last Date of Online Application15 November 2021
Tentative date for receiving call letter for selection process24-25 November 2021

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2021-22 (July Session)

Important Dates

Last Date of Online Application15-05-2021
Shortlisting of candidates (Tentative)20-05-2021
Call letter for selection process (Tentative)26-05-2021
Test/Interview selection process schedule03-06-2021 to 11-06-2021
1st round of admission28-06-2021 to 05-07-2021
2nd round of admission08-07-2021 to 12-07-2021
3rd round of admission15-07-2021 to 20-07-2021

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2021-22 (July Session) Results

Selected Candidates  

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted and Not Shortlisted Candidates

IIT Jammu PhD Physics Admission 2021-22

Shortlisting Criteria

(a) GATE rank of up to 1500 with both B.Sc. and M.Sc. score of 60% (CGPA 6.5) and above.
(b) GATE rank of up to 500 with B. Sc. score of 55% (CGPA 6.0) and above + M.Sc. score of
60% (CGPA 6.5) and above.
(c) GATE rank of up to 2000 with both B.Sc. and M.Sc. score of 75% (CGPA 8.0) and above.
(d) GATE (Physics) rank of up to 500 and B. Tech. With CGPA of 8.0 and above with sufficient
exposure to Physics during the engineering program.
(E) NET with B. Sc. score of 55% (CGPA 6.0) and above + M.Sc. score of 60% (CGPA
6.5) and above.

There will be a minimum 2nd division in one of the 10th or 12th certificate exam and 1st division
in the other than 10th or 12th exam in all the above.

List of Shortlisted candidates

Shortlisted candidates for the Interview/Written test for the Admission to PhD in the department of Physics, 2021- June-July session – List

Areas of Research for PhD Physics       

  • Exploring light-matter interaction in van der Waals heterostructures for photonics and novel device applications
  • Optimization of the use of natural nanomachines
  • Visco-elastic properties of dusty plasma medium in DC discharge based experiments.
  • Thermodynamic and transport properties of plasmas through machine learning techniques
  • Self-propulsion by Marangoni forces at the air-water interface (Experimental)
  • Development of 2D heterostructures for energy storage applications

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2020-21 (Jan Session)

Important Dates


Last Date of Online Application15th Dec 2020
Shortlisting and intimation to candidates22nd Dec 2020
Test/Interview schedule28th Dec 2020-3rd January 2021
Offer letters6th January 2021
Fees payment12th January 2021


Last Date of Online Application15th January 2021
Shortlisting and intimation to candidates30th January 2021
Test/Interview schedule20th February 2021
Offer letters28th February 2021
Fees payment5th March 2021

Slots for Departments

  • Computer Science & Engineering Slot -1 & Slot -2
  • Civil Engineering Slot- 1
  • Chemical Engineering Slot -1 & Slot -2
  • Electrical Engineering Slot- 1
  • Materials Engineering Slot- 2
  • Mechanical Engineering Slot- 1
  • HSS Slot- 2
  • Physics Slot- 1
  • Chemistry Slot- 2
  • Mathematics Slot- 2

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2020-21 (Jan Session) Results

Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

  1. Computer Science and Engineering
  2. Electrical Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering
  4. Physics
  5. Mathematics

Selected Candidates for Phase 1

List of Provisionally selected Candidates for mid-year PhD Program (2020-21) for phase 1

IIT Jammu PhD Physics Admission 2020-21 (Jan Session)

Shortlisted Candidates

Check list of shortlisted candidates for PhD Physics –

Shortlisting Criteria and Shortlisted Candidates

IIT Jammu PhD Admission 2020-21 (July Session)

IIT Jammu PhD Physics Admission 2020

Selected Candidates

List of Selected Candidates for PhD Admission

Shortlisting criteria:
60% (equivalent CGPA) in M.Sc. in Physics or related areas / 60% (equivalent) in relevant B.Tech/M. Tech. Degrees with sufficient proven background in Physics.
55% B.Sc. degrees (wherever applicable) and 50% (equivalent CGPA) in 12th.
Valid NET (JRF/LS in Physics) or GATE (PHY; Cutoff: 2500) or DST INSPIRE
or JEST (90 percentile in Physics stream)