IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission 2023: Dates, Application Form, Results

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission

IIT Mandi SE PhD Admission 2023 – IIT Mandi School of Engineering invites application for the PhD programmes in various disciplines. Get details like eligibility criteria, important dates and more on this page below.

Latest – List of shortlisted candidates is available now for various departments

Available PhD Program

IIT Mandi invites application for PhD program in the School of Engineering (SE) in the following areas.

  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Civil Engineering domain
  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Environmental Science and Engineering domain
  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Mechanical Engineering domain
  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Material Engineering domain

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission 2023 Eligibility Criteria

PhD Admission Eligibility Criteria

PhD Admission CategoryMinimum Requirements
Regular Full
Time PhD
(Fellowship from
the Institute)
Candidates applying under regular full time category must have qualified GATE / JRF / NET or National Level Examinations conducted by MoE and its agencies and institutes such as IITs/CSIR/UGC/IISc/IISER etc. at least once in their academic career
Regular Full
Time PhD
(Fellowship
from
CSIR/NET/ICC
R/DAE)
The candidate must have valid score card for availing the fellowship from the sponsored scheme.
OR
Candidates having documents proof for the financial supports from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE etc.
Regular Full
Time PhD
(Fellowship from
the Sponsored
Project)
Candidates must have qualified GATE / JRF / NET or National Level Examinations conducted by MoE and its agencies and institutes such as IITs/CSIR/UGC/IISc/IISER etc. at least once in their academic career.
The candidate must submit application against the project funded scholar advertisement and qualify the admission test and criterion as mentioned in the project advertisement.
Regular Full
Time PhD (Self
Sponsored)
The candidate must have at least two years of experience in the R&D section of reputed Industries / National Laboratories / IITs / NITs / as JRF/SRF/RA or equivalent.
GATE/UGC/CSIR/NET score is waived as they will not get financial assistantship from the institute.
Part Time PhD
(Sponsored
from Govt/ Semi Govt/National
Research
Lab/Industry/ Public Sector/ Reputed
Private Sector)
Candidates applying under part time category (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector) must have full time employment
experience of two years’ in the R&D section of the sponsoring agency. The experience duration should be in continuity of their service.
AND
The sponsoring organization/Institution must have at least 5 years of its existence. The candidate must produce NOC and sponsorship certificate from their employer. At the time of joining the programme, the selected candidate will have to produce a
“Relieving Certificate” from his/her employer that he/she has been fully relieved from the normal duties to complete the course (and qualifier examination, if applicable) at IIT Mandi.
Part Time PhD
(Faculty
Employed in
Academic
Institute at
J&K/ Himachal
Pradesh)
The candidates must have 2 yrs of teaching experience with GATE/UGC/CSIR NET score. GATE/UGC/CSIR NET score is waived for those with 5 years of teaching experience.
AND
Candidate should have permission from the employer for pursuing the Ph.D. program with adequate leave of absence to complete the
course work requirements
Part Time PhD
(Staff
Employed in
IIT Mandi)
Candidates applying under part time category PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi) must have completed at least 3 years of service in IIT Mandi and possesses NOC and support documents from their School Chairperson.

Direct PhD Admission

Candidates with B. Tech degree with exceptionally good academic record may apply for direct admission to regular full time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute) with following conditions:

  • B.Tech/BE degree with a minimum CGPA of 8.0 on a 10.0 point scale and having a valid GATE/NET score. OR
  • B.Tech degree with two years of work experience in reputed R&D organization and having a proven research record and having a valid GATE/NET score.

M.Tech (Research) Admission Eligibility Criteria

PhD Admission CategoryMinimum Requirements
Regular Full
Time M.Tech (Research)
(Fellowship
from the
Institute)
Candidates applying under regular full time category must have valid score card of the qualifying exam GATE / JRF / NET or
National Level Examinations conducted by MoE and its agencies and institutes such as IITs/CSIR/UGC/IISc/IISER etc.
Part Time M.Tech (Research)
(Sponsored
from
Govt/Semi Govt/National
Research
Lab/Industry/Public
Sector/Reputed
Private Sector)
Candidates applying under part time category (Sponsored from
Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public
Sector/Reputed Private Sector) must have at least two years of
experience in the R&D section of the sponsoring agency. The
experience duration should be in continuity of their service.
AND
They must produce NOC and sponsorship certificate from their
employer. At the time of joining the programme, the selected
candidate will have to produce a “Relieving Certificate” from
his/her employer that he/she has been fully relieved from the
normal duties to complete the course (and qualifier examination,
if applicable) at IIT Mandi.
Part Time M.Tech (Research)
(Faculty
Employed in
Academic
Institute at
J&K/ Himachal
Pradesh)
The candidates must have minimum 2 yrs of teaching experience.
AND
Candidate should have permission from the employer for pursuing
the MS (by Research) program with adequate leave of absence to
complete the course work requirements.
Part Time M.Tech (Research)
(Staff
Employed in
IIT Mandi)
Candidates applying under part time category MS (by Research)
(Staff Employed in IIT Mandi) must have completed at least 2
years of service in IIT Mandi and possesses NOC and support
documents from their School Chairperson.

PhD and MTech (by Research) in Mechanical Engineering Domain

Category of PhD Admission

  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Self Sponsored)
  • Part Time PhD (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time PhD (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Category of M.Tech (Research) Admissions

  • Regular Full Time M.Tech (Research) (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Part Time M.Tech (Research) (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time M.Tech (Research) (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time M.Tech (Research) (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Eligibility & Minimum Qualifications

PhD Programs

SpecializationQualifications for PhDRemarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical/ Aerospace Engineering + M. Tech in Machine Design / CAD / CAE/ Aerospace/ Applied Mechanics/ Biomedical Engineering or related areas + GATE qualified in Mechanical EngineeringSelect Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical/Aerospace
Engineering or related areas+ M. Tech in Fluid/Thermal Engineering or related areas + GATE qualified in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering
Select Thermal
Engineering under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech in Mechanical/
Production/Materials/Metallurgy + M.Tech in Mechanical/ Production/Mechatronics/Manufacturing /CAD /Design/Materials/Metallurgy or
related areas + GATE qualified in
Mechanical/Metallurgy Engineering
Select
Manufacturing
under
specialization.
RoboticsB.Tech in Mechanical/ Mechatronics/
Robotics + M.Tech in Machine
Design/Applied Mechanics/Robotics
and Control/Engineering Design
/Ocean Engineering/Mechatronics +
GATE qualified at least once in
academic career
Select Robotics
under
specialization

M.Tech (Research) Programs

SpecializationQualifications for M.Tech (Research)Remarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical
Engineering + Valid
GATE score in
Mechanical
Engineering
Select Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical/Aerospace
Engineering or related
areas + Valid GATE
score in
Mechanical/Aerospace
Engineering
Select Thermal
Engineering under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech or BS in
Mechanical/Production/
Aerospace/ Materials/
Biological
Science/Physical
Sciences /Metallurgy +
Valid GATE score
Select
Manufacturing
under
specialization.
RoboticsB.Tech in Mechanical
or allied areas + Valid
GATE score
Select Robotics
under
specialization

PhD in Material Engineering Domain

Category of PhD Admission

  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Self Sponsored)
  • Part Time PhD (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time PhD (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Eligibility & Minimum Qualifications

PhD Programs

SpecializationQualifications for PhDRemarks
Materials
Engineering
B. Tech in Mechanical /
Chemical
/Materials/Metallurgy +
M. Tech in Energy/
Manufacturing/
Materials/Metallurgy or
related areas
Select
Materials
Engineering under
specialization
Materials
Science
M.Sc. in
Physics/Chemistry +
valid GATE/NET score
OR
M. Tech in Nano
Materials
/Nanotechnolgy/Energy
/Polymer/Material
science /Chemical
Engineering or related
areas
Select
Materials
Science
under specialization

PhD and MTech (by Research) in Civil and Environmental Engineering Domain

Full Details

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Feb 2023 Important Dates

Start of online application26 September 2022
Last date for online application25 October 2022
For Civil and Environmental Engineering Last date extended07 November 2022
Interview and Test (Tentatively)02 December, 2022 (Both Online and Offline)
For Civil and Environmental Engineering Interview and Test06-13 November 2022

Application Process

Candidates should apply through online only using the link:
http://oas.iitmandi.ac.in/admission

Read notification before applying online.

Application Fee

CategoryAmount in ₹
General/EWS/OBC/OBC (NCL)/Transgender/Foreign Nationals200
Women/SC/ST/PD100

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Feb 2023 Results

Shortlisted Candidates

CourseShortlisted Candidates
PhD in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Mechanical EngineeringList
MTech (by Research) in Mechanical EngineeringList
PhD in Robotics (Mechanical Engineering)List
MS in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Water Resource EngineeringList

Important Links

Civil and Environmental Engineering NotificationClick Here
Mechanical Engineering NotificationClick Here
Materials Engineering NotificationClick Here
Application FormClick Here
IIT Mandi WebsiteClick Here
Latest PhD AdmissionsPhD Admissions

Previous Admissions

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Aug 2022

Important Dates

Start of online application30 March 2022
Last date for online application20 April 2022
Interview and Test (Tentatively)30 May – 04 June, 2022 (Tentatively Offline)

PhD and MS (by Research) in Mechanical Engineering domain

Category of PhD Admission

  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Sponsored Project)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Self Sponsored)
  • Part Time PhD (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time PhD (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Category of MS Admissions

  • Regular Full Time MS (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Part Time MS (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time MS (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time MS (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Eligibility & Minimum Qualifications

PhD Programs

SpecializationQualifications for PhDRemarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical Engineering + M. Tech in Machine Design / CAD / CAE/ Aerospace/ Applied Mechanics or related areas + GATE qualified in Mechanical EngineeringSelect Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical Engineering or related areas+ M. Tech in Fluid/Thermal Engineering or
related areas + GATE qualified in Mechanical Engineering
Select Thermal
Engineering under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech in Mechanical/ Production + M.Tech in Mechanical/ Production / Mechatronics or related areas + GATE qualified in Mechanical EngineeringSelect
Manufacturing
under
specialization.
RoboticsB.Tech in Electrical, Electronics / Mechanical / Mechatronics / Aerospace + M.Tech/MS in Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical /Mechatronics / AerospaceSelect Robotics
under
specialization

M.S. (by Research) Programs

SpecializationQualifications for MSRemarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical / Aerospace
Engineering + Valid GATE score
Select Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical Engineering or related
areas + Valid GATE score in Mechanical Engineering
Select Thermal
Engineering under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech in Manufacturing / Materials / Mechancical/ Production + Valid GATE
score
Select
Manufacturing
under
specialization.
RoboticsB.Tech in Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Aerospace + Valid GATE
score
Select Robotics
under
specialization

Application for admission in MS/PhD in Mechanical Engineering for the semester commencing in August 2022 – Details

PhD and MS (by Research) in Environmental Science and Engineering domain

Application for admission in MS/PhD in Environmental Engineering for the semester commencing in August 2022 (Details)

PhD and MS (by Research) in Civil Engineering domain

Application for admission in MS/PhD in Civil Engineering for the semester commencing in August 2022 (Details)

PhD and MS (by Research) in Material Engineering domain

Application for admission in MS/PhD in Material Engineering for the semester commencing in August 2022 (Details)

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Aug 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

CourseSelected Candidates
PhD in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Materials EngineeringList
MS in Mechanical EngineeringList
MS in RoboticsList
PhD in Mechanical EngineeringList
MS in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Environmental Science and EngineeringList

Shortlisted Candidates

CourseShortlisted Candidates
PhD in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Materials EngineeringList
MS in Mechanical EngineeringList
PhD in Mechanical EngineeringList
PhD in Robotics (Mechanical Engineering)List
MS in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Water Resource EngineeringList

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Feb 2022

Available PhD Program

IIT Mandi invites application for PhD program in the School of Engineering (SE) in the following areas.

  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Materials
  • PhD and MS (by Research) in Mechanical Engineering domain

Important Dates

Start of online application16 Oct 2021
Last date for online application07 Nov 2021
Interview and Test (Tentatively)24 Nov – 30 Nov, 2021

PhD and MS (by Research) in Materials Domain

Category of PhD Admission

  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Self Sponsored)
  • Part Time PhD (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time PhD (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Category of MS Admissions

  • Regular Full Time MS (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Part Time MS (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time MS (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time MS (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Eligibility & Minimum Qualifications

PhD Programs

SpecializationQualificationsRemarks
Material
Engineering
B. Tech in Mechanical / Chemical
/Materials/Metallurgy/ Textile + M. Tech in Energy/ Manufacturing/ Materials/Metallurgy or
related areas
Select Material
Engineering under specialization

M.S. (by Research) Programs

SpecializationSpecialization Qualification for MSRemarks
Material
Engineering
B. Tech in Materials/ Metallurgy/ Mechanical/ Chemical Engineering / Nanotechnology /Polymer Science + Valid GATE/NET score in relevant subjectSelect Material
Engineering under
specialization

For Admission category wise eligibility requirements read notification.

PhD and MS (by Research) in Mechanical Engineering domain

Category of PhD Admission

  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Fellowship from CSIR/NET/ICCR/DAE)
  • Regular Full Time PhD (Self Sponsored)
  • Part Time PhD (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time PhD (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time PhD (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Category of MS Admissions

  • Regular Full Time MS (Fellowship from the Institute)
  • Part Time MS (Sponsored from Govt/Semi-Govt/National Research Lab/Industry/Public Sector/Reputed Private Sector)
  • Part Time MS (Faculty Employed in Academic Institute at J&K/ Himachal Pradesh)
  • Part Time MS (Staff Employed in IIT Mandi)

Eligibility & Minimum Qualifications

PhD Programs

SpecializationQualifications for PhDRemarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering + M. Tech in Machine Design / CAD / CAE/ Structural Engineering / Aerospace/ Applied
Mechanics or related areas
Select Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical Engineering + M. Tech in Fluid/Thermal Engineering or related areas.Select Thermal
Science under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech in Mechanical/ Production + M.Tech in Mechanical/ Production / Mechatronics or related areas.Select
Manufacturing
under
specialization.

M.S. (by Research) Programs

SpecializationQualifications for MSRemarks
Mechanical DesignB. Tech in Mechanical / Aerospace
Engineering + Valid GATE score
Select Machine Design under
specialization
Fluid ThermalB. Tech in Mechanical Engineering + Valid GATE scoreSelect Thermal
Science under
specialization
ManufacturingB.Tech in Mechanical/Production /Mechatronics + Valid GATE scoreSelect
Manufacturing
under
specialization.

For Admission category wise eligibility requirements read notification.

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Even Semester Feb 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

CourseSelected Candidates
PhD in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Materials EngineeringList
MS in Mechanical EngineeringList
PhD in Mechanical EngineeringList
MS in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Environmental Science and EngineeringList

Shortlisted Candidates

CourseShortlisted Candidates
PhD in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Civil EngineeringList
MS in Materials EngineeringList
PhD in Materials EngineeringList
MS in Mechanical EngineeringList
PhD in Mechanical EngineeringList
MS in Environmental Science and EngineeringList
PhD in Environmental Science and EngineeringList

IIT Mandi School of Engineering PhD Admission Odd Semester 2020-21

Important Dates

Start of online application15 April 2021
Last date for online application9 May 2021
Interview and Test (Tentatively)24 May – 03 June 2021

Application Process

Interested candidates have to apply online application form available at IIT Mandi official Website.

Read notification before applying online.