MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022: Dates, Application Form

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022 – Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) Bhopal or NIT Bhopal invites applications for PhD admission for Dec 2022 for the academic year 2022-23.

Check full details on MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022 below here.

MANIT Bhopal PhD Programs

Admission Categories

  1. Regular (Full Time) Research Scholar
  2. Sponsored Research Scholar: Admission under sponsored research scholar category is only for the candidates from Government organization, Public Sector & Research Institute (as per Ph.D. Ordinance).
  3. JRF/Project Associates (In all Department/Centers). For candidates having minimum three years fellowship awarded from any Government Agency.
  4. Internal faculty members working in MANIT Bhopal in regular capacity.

Available PhD Programs

PhD Program is available in following departments –

  • Architecture & Planning
  • Biological Science & Engineering
  • Centre for Artificial Intelligence
  • Centre for Excellence in Product Design & Smart Manufacturing
  • Centre for Excellence in Water Management
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Energy Centre
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communications Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Management Studies
  • Materials & Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mathematics, Bioinformatics & Computer Applications (MBC)
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

Eligibility Criteria for MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022

For admission categories 1, 3 and 4

StreamEssential Qualification
EngineeringBachelors & Master degree in Relevant Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5, with GATE qualified. OR
Bachelors degree in Relevant Engineering with minimum of 70% marks / CGPA 7.5 or above, with GATE qualified. OR
Bachelors degree in Relevant Engineering with minimum of 80% marks/CGPA 8.5 or above from Institute of National Importance (IIT/IIIT/NIT), without GATE qualified.
SciencesBachelors & Master degree in Relevant Sciences/ Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5 with NET/ GATE qualified.
Architecture and PlanningBachelors & Master degree in Architecture / Planning with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5, with GATE qualified. OR
Bachelors degree in Relevant Engineering with minimum of 70% marks / CGPA 7.5 or above, with GATE qualified. OR
Bachelors degree in Relevant Engineering with minimum of 80% marks/CGPA 8.5 or above from Institute of National Importance (IIT/IIIT/NIT), without GATE qualified.
Humanities and Social SciencesBachelors & Master degree in Humanities / Social Sciences with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5 with NET qualified.
ManagementBachelors & Master degree in Management /Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5 with NET/GATE qualified.

For reserved category students i.e. SC/ST/PwD a relaxation of 5% (0.5 in CGPA) is applicable.

For admission category 2

StreamEssential Qualification
EngineeringBachelors & Master degree in relevant Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5
SciencesBachelors & Master degree in relevant Sciences/ Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5.
Architecture and PlanningBachelors & Master degree in Architecture / Planning with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5.
Humanities and Social SciencesBachelors & Master degree in Humanities / Social Sciences with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5.
ManagementBachelors & Master degree in Management /Engineering with minimum of 60% or CGPA 6.5

Reservations are as per prevailing GOI Norms. For reserved category students i.e. SC/ST/PwD a relaxation of 5% (0.5 in CGPA) is applicable.

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022 Important Dates

Last Date of Form Submission online05 December 2022
Last date for receipt of application by post11 December 2022
Tentative Date of Written Test12 December 2022
Tentative Date of Interview23-24 December 2022
Declaration of Result30th December, 2022 (Tentative)
Admission DateBy 06 Jan 2023
Start of Course work09 Jan 2023

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022 Application Process

  • The application form can be filled from http://erp.manit.ac.in/ext/adm/login
  • Completed form downloaded along with self attested copies of essential documents and non-refundable processing fee should be submitted to Assistant Registrar (Academic), MANIT Bhopal – 462003.
  • The payment of processing fee is to be done only through SBI online “SBI Collect” (The steps are available for online fee payment through SBI Collect on the institute website) into the account of the Director, MANIT, Bhopal.
  • The envelope must contain the following header “Application form for Ph.D. Admission in …………………………… Department”. Applicant must submit separate processing fees, if he/she wishes to apply in different departments. Applications received after due date will not be entertained.

List of Essential Documents

  • If applicants have applied for multiple departments, the priority list of the choice of department duly signed must be submitted on a plane paper.
  • 10th Class Marksheet
  • 12th Class Marksheet
  • Graduation Marksheets (All semesters)
  • Graduation Degree Certificate
  • Post Graduation Marksheets (All semesters)
  • Post Graduation Degree Certificate / Completion Certificate
  • GATE score card / NET qualified certificate.
  • EWS/OBC/SC/ST/PWD Certificate , If applicable
  • Experience Certificate and NOC (for sponsored candidates only)
  • Publication details, if applicable
  • OBC-NCL certificate (issued by competent authority on or after 1st April, 2022)
  • EWS Certificate (issued by competent authority on or after 1st April, 2022)
  • Experience/ Gap Certificate, if applicable
  • SBI Collect receipt copy.
  • Any other relevant documents

Application Fee

CategoryFee
Unreserved/OBC/EWSRs.1500/-
SC/ST/PwDRs.1000/-

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Dec 2022 Selection Process

The selection will be based on the candidate’s academic research profile and following criteria:

Weightage of written test50%
Weightage of Interview (if found eligible for research)20%
Weightage of UG5%
Weightage of PG5%
Weightage of GATE/NET/CAT marks20%

Written Test

  • For each department, admission test of two hours (02 hrs) duration containing two sections of total 200 marks with the following structure will be conducted in the Institute:
    • Section I: Research Aptitude Test (Max. Marks:100, Duration: 01 hr, Questions: 50). There shall be a common paper across all the streams and cut off shall be minimum 35% of the total marks for qualified students with relaxation of 5% for SC/ST/PWD candidates. Research Aptitude Test shall comprise of quantitative reasoning (40%) mental ability (30%) and communication skill (30%).
    • Section II: Concerned Discipline (Max. Marks:100, Duration: 01 hr, Questions: 50). In this section, the syllabus of GATE/NET/CAT for the respective discipline shall be followed.
  • The answer sheets of Section 2 will only be evaluated when a candidate attains minimum cut off marks in Section I. Branch wise merit list shall be prepared as per table given above considering the marks of section II only.
  • There is negative marking for wrong answers. Two marks shall be awarded for every correct answer and Half marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • No TA/DA will be paid for attending the written test &/or Interview.

Teaching Assistance

  • Candidates selected as full time research students shall get Teaching Assistantship as per Government of India/institute norms.
  • This shall be awarded to the students of this category on a semester-to-semester basis depending on semester registration, satisfactory academic performance of the scholar as per Ph.D. Ordinance Clause 10.2.2).
  • Selected candidates will be required to assist in teaching in the department equivalent to 8 hrs per week.
  • However, no teaching assistantship shall be provided to UG candidates without GATE , Internal and Sponsored Research Scholar.

Important Links

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Application FormClick Here
MANIT Bhopal WebsiteClick Here
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Previous Admissions

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission July 2022

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission 2022 Important Dates

Last Date of Form Submission03 June 2022
Date of Written Test28 June 2022
Date of InterviewTo be announced
Declaration of Result05 July 2022
Admission Date14-15 July 2022
Start of Course workAs per the academic calendar

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission July 2022 Results

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission July 2021

Important Dates

Last Date of Form Submission15th Oct 2021
Date of Written Testannounced later
Date of Interviewannounced later
Declaration of Result15 Dec 2021
Admission Date20-24 Dec 2021
Start of Course workAs per the academic calendar

Available PhD Programs

List of Departments where Vacant PhD Seats under Full Time Research Students:

Civil Engineering21
Computer Science & Engineering12
Electrical Engineering  15
Energy Centre04
Managements Studies06
Chemical Engineering08
Materials & Metallurgical Engineering06
Mechanical Engineering21
Electronics & Communication Engineering14
Architecture & Planning16
Mathematics, Bioinformatics and Computer Applications11
Biological Science & Engineering02
Physics04
Chemistry05

List of Departments where Vacant PhD Seats under Sponsored Category

Civil Engineering04
Electrical Engineering03
Computer Science & Engineering03
Energy Centre01
Managements Studies01
Humanities & Social Sciences01
Chemical Engineering02
Materials & Metallurgical Engineering 01
Mechanical Engineering04
Electronics & Communication Engineering02
Architecture & Planning03
Mathematics, Bioinformatics and Computer Applications02
Biological Science & Engineering01
Physics01
Chemistry01

Written Test

For each department, admission test of two hours (02 hr) duration containing three sections of total 200 marks with the following structure will be conducted in the Institute:

Section 1: English (50 Marks, 30 Minutes, 25 Questions).

Section 2: Mathematical Ability (50 Marks 30 Minutes, 25 Questions).

Section 3: Concerned Subject (100 Marks, 60 Minutes, 50 Questions).

Section 1 and 2 of written test of 1 hour is common for all the departments, Section 3 written test of 1 hour will be conducted separately for each department. The Syllabus of Mathematics and English is enclosed for engineering & non-engineering candidates.

Copies of Section 3 will only be evaluated when student will attain minimum total 30 marks in Section 1 and Section 2 together. Branch wise Merit list will be prepared on the basis of total marks of Section 3 only.

There is negative marking for wrong answers.

One fourth marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

For section 3 written tests, GATE/NET syllabus of respective discipline will be applicable.

Weightage

The selection process will be based on the candidate’s academic research profile and as per following criteria:

  • Weightage of written test – 50%
  • Weighage of Interview – 20%
  • Weightage of UG – 5%
  • Weightage of PG – 5%
  • Weightage of GATE/NET/CAT marks – 20%

In case written test could not be conducted due to COVID-19 or any other reason

  • Weighage of Interview (Section 3) – 40%
  • Weightage of UG – 10%
  • Weightage of PG – 20%
  • Weightage of GATE/NET/CAT marks – 30%

MANIT Bhopal PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Last Date of Form Submission (Extended)06 November 2020
Start of Course workJanuary 2021