IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023: Dates, Application Form

IIT Patna PhD Admission

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023 – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Patna invites applications for admission to the Ph.D. program for Jan 2023 (Spring Semester, AY-2022-23).

Get complete details such as application process, important dates, fee, selection and more for IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023 from the page below.

Latest – Application Form is available now

Admission Categories for IIT Patna PhD Admission

1.Regular and Full-Time [Institute Fellows and Research Fellows (JRF/SRF)]
2.Sponsored
3.Self-financed
4.Project Staff
5.Employed & Part-Time

IIT Patna PhD Programs

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Chemical & Biochemical Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Research area under Visvesvaraya Scheme

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023

Age Limit

In all the disciplines, the upper age limit is 28 years (B.Tech./B.E./M.Sc./MA/MCA/MBA) and 32 years (M.Tech./M.E./M.S./M.Phil.) to be calculated as on the last date of application and is applicable for candidates those who are applying in Regular and Full time category, as institute fellow.

For Research/ project fellows, age limit will be as per the funding agency norms. In absence of any age criteria, the Institute norms will be followed.

Upper age limit is relaxed up to 05 years in case of candidate belonging to Schedule Castes/Schedule Tribes, Women, Physically Handicapped and OBC applicants.

Minimum Educational Qualification

For PhD Programme in Science departments

  • M.Phil. or Master’s degree in Science in relevant area with minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in  relevant area with minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in relevant area with minimum CPI of 7.0.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 8.0 or 75% of marks.

For PhD Programme in Engineering departments

  • Candidates having M.E/M.Tech. degree in a Technology/Engineering, with at least 6.5 CPI or 60% of marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering (from any Institute other than IITs) in a relevant area with at least 8.0 CPI or 75% of marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with at least 7.0 CPI.
  • Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with at least CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks.

For PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences

  • M.Phil. or Master’s degree in Arts/Commerce/Science in a relevant area with a minimum of 55%marks or equivalent.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Design in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (from any Institute other than IITs/IISc) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks.

Relaxation for SC/ST Candidates:

5% marks or 0.5 CPI for SC/ ST applicants.

Direct Admission (Waiver of Written Test):

For candidates in Sciences, Engineering &Technology:

The Institute may admit exceptionally bright students and Full-time (Institute Fellows) directly (i.e., without written test) into the Ph.D. program. Eligible candidates meeting one of the following condition may be considered for a waiver of written test:

  1. B.Tech. from the IITs, graduated within the last 5 years, with a degree in respective discipline with  CPI/CGPA of 8/10 and above.
  2. Masters from the IITs/IISc, graduated within the last 5 years, with a degree in  respective discipline with CPI/CGPA of 8.5/10 and above.

Such candidate has to apply online. With this an email must be sent with scanned copy of the supporting documents to aracademic@iitp.ac.in

There would be no admission in direct admission category in Department of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Financial Support

  • The Institute assistantships will be available to eligible (Indian) students as per prevailing (MoE, GoI) norms, as applicable from time to time.
  • At present total emoluments are Rs 31,000/- per month.
  • Assistantships from external funding organizations will be available as per terms and conditions of the concerned funding organizations.
  • Students receiving assistantships from the Institute or fellowships from any other funding agencies are required to perform academic duties as per prevailing norms.
  • The continuation of the assistantship/fellowship is subject to satisfactory performance of the assigned duties and satisfactory progress of the student in the Ph.D. Programme.
  • Under Visvesvaraya Ph.D Scheme. – For details

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023 Important Dates

EventDate
Start Date of Online Application27 October 2022
Last Date of Online Application16 November 2022

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates are required to apply online.
  • Candidates, applying for more than one department, must submit a separate application with separate fee-payment for each application.
  • The application fee should be paid online through SBI Collect (Link in Notification). Application fee shall not be refunded.
  • A reference/journal number will be generated after the payment, which must be mentioned in the application form and the printed e-receipt of payment and the hard copy of the application must be preserved.
  • The candidates are required to take printout of the application details received in email after submitting online application. This printout along with self-attested copies of mark sheets & certificates (from class X to highest degree obtained/appeared), caste certificate (if applicable), GATE /NET/Relevant certificate related to any fellowship, experience certificate, other testimonials (both sides), and printed e-receipt of online payment must be produced on the day of test/interview, failing which the candidature is liable to be rejected.
  • Candidates are NOT required to send application by post.

Application Fee

CategoryMaleFemale
For GEN/EWS/OBC-NCL candidatesRs. 1000/-Rs. 500/-
For SC/ST/PwD candidatesRs. 500/-Rs. 500/-
Mode of PaymentOnline through SBI CollectOnline through SBI Collect

Important Links

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IIT Patna WebsiteClick Here
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Previous Admissions

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2022

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2022 Important Dates

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Start Date of Online Application29 March 2022
Last Date of Online Application20 April 2022

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

Department/ SpecializationDetails List
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringPDF
ChemistryPDF
Civil and Environmental EngineeringPDF
Computer Science & EngineeringPDF
Electrical EngineeringPDF
Humanities and Social SciencesPDF
MathematicsPDF
Mechanical EngineeringPDF
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringPDF
PhysicsPDF

Shortlisted Candidates

List of shortlisted candidates for Ph.D. interview

Department/ SpecializationList
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringList
ChemistryList
Civil and Environmental EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electrical EngineeringList
Humanities and Social SciencesList
MathematicsList
Mechanical EngineeringList
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringList
PhysicsList

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2022

Important Dates

Start Date of Online Application 21 October 2021
Last Date of Online Application 15 November 2021

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

Department/ SpecializationList
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringList
ChemistryList
Civil and Environmental EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electrical EngineeringList
Humanities and Social SciencesList
MathematicsList
Mechanical EngineeringList
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringList
PhysicsList

Shortlisted Candidates

Department/ SpecializationList
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringList
ChemistryInterview Schedule
Civil EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electrical EngineeringList
Humanities and Social SciencesList, List after Research Proposal
MathematicsList
Mechanical EngineeringList , Interview Schedule
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringList
PhysicsList, Interview Schedule

Ph.D. Advertisement for Jan 22 Admissions 

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2021

Important Dates

Start Date of Online Application 24.03.2021
Last Date of Online Application 27.04.2021

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2021 Results

Shortlisted Candidates

Department/ Specialization List
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringList
ChemistryList
Civil EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electrical EngineeringList
Humanities and Social SciencesList
MathematicsList,
Additional List
Mechanical EngineeringList
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringList
PhysicsList,
Additional List

Selected Candidates

Department/ Specialization List
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringList
ChemistryList
Civil EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electrical EngineeringList
Humanities and Social SciencesList
MathematicsList
Mechanical EngineeringList
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringList
PhysicsList

IIT Patna PhD Physics Admission July 2021

Areas of Research

Ultrafast Spectroscopy & Biophysics; Applied Optics (optical signal processing, information security), Digital Holography, Orbital Angular Momentum; Quantum Optics (Experimental); Quantum Machine Learning; Bio photonics & Nano photonics; High Energy Physics Phenomenology; Condensed matter physics (experimental), Multiferroics, Magnetic materials, Nanostructured materials; Nanomaterial for Energy and Sensing; Nano scale device applications based on atomic switch technology; Renewable Energy Materials & Devices, EMI Shielding, Ferroelectrics & Dielectrics; Organic electronic devices; Condensed Matter Physics, Nano electronics, Spintronics; 2D Materials; Condensed Matter Theory; Computational Atomic and Molecular Physics

IIT Patna PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Start Date of Online Application 17.10.2020
Last Date of Online Application 04.11.2020

List of Selected candidates for PhD admission in Jan 2021

Department/ SpecializationDetails List
Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringPDF
ChemistryPDF
Civil and Environmental EngineeringPDF
Computer Science & EngineeringPDF
Electrical EngineeringPDF
Humanities and Social SciencesPDF
MathematicsPDF
Mechanical EngineeringPDF
Metallurgical & Materials EngineeringPDF
PhysicsPDF

List of shortlisted candidates for PhD test/interview

IIT Patna PhD Physics Admission Jan 2021

List of Selected candidates for IIT Patna PhD Physics Admission Jan 2021

List of Selected candidates

List of Shortlisted candidates for IIT Patna PhD Physics Admission Jan 2021

List of shortlisted candidates for PhD Physics

Interview Schedule for Ph.D. in Physics

IIT Patna PhD Admission July 2020

IIT Patna PhD Physics Admission July 2020

List of Selected candidates for PhD Physics

List of Selected candidates for PhD Physics

Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

List of Selected candidates for interview with timings