NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec): Dates, Application Form

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec) – National Institute of Technology, Calicut invites applications for PhD Admission in various Departments for the academic session 2022-23 (Dec).

Check full details on NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec) below here.

Latest – Last date extended to 14 November 2022

NIT Calicut PhD Programs

PhD degree is available in following Departments/Schools of NIT Calicut –

  • Architecture and Planning
  • Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • School of Biotechnology
  • School of Management Studies
  • School of Material Science and Engineering

PhD Admission Schemes

Applications are invited for admission to the Ph.D. programmes (Winter Semester) 2022-2023 in the following schemes:

  • Scheme I: Full-time registration with Institute Fellowship or other Govt. Fellowships like CSIR-UGC JRF/ KSCSTE/ INSPIRE/ QIP/Visvesvaraya scheme etc.
  • Scheme II: Full-time candidates under the self-sponsored category
  • Scheme III: Full-time (sponsored) / External Registration for candidates from Industry or other organizations including Educational Institutions.
  • Scheme IV: Internal Registrants – Regular staff employed at NITC/Research staff employed in funded projects at NITC.
  • Scheme V: External (Part-time) Registration for candidates from Industry or other organizations including Educational Institutions.

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec) Eligibility Criteria

Faculty of Engineering

  • The candidates applying for admission to Ph.D. Programmes in Engineering departments at NITC must have passed M.E./M. Tech. Degree in the appropriate branch of study with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10)[For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Candidates are also required to have passed B.E./B. Tech. Degree in an appropriate branch with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10)in the qualifying examination. [For SC/ST/PWD candidates the minimum percentage of marks is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Candidates who secured B. Tech./BE degree under lateral entry should have passed the three-year diploma in engineering with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates 55% marks (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Holders of AMIE (approved by AICTE) / other nationally approved programmes equivalent to B.Tech / B.E. in an appropriate area of study, may also be considered eligible.
  • An additional criterion of GATE score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order* is also mandatory to apply for admission under scheme I.
  • The additional mandatory criterion mentioned above is not applicable for candidates applying under schemes II to V.
  • For those who are qualified to receive fellowships from external agencies, the amount of fellowship shall be as per the norms of the Funding agency.

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)

  • For admission to Ph. D program in ECE Department, candidates with ME/M. Tech or equivalent in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)/Electrical Engineering (EE)/Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) or in relevant disciplines related to major areas of research available in ECE department are eligible to apply.

Faculty of Architecture and Planning

  • Master’s degree in Architecture/Design/ Planning/Engineering/ Technology or its equivalent with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Candidates are also required to have passed B. Arch./B. Plan Degree with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) in the qualifying examination [For SC/ST/PWD candidates the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Candidates who secured B. Arch/ B. Plan. degree under lateral entry should have passed the three-year diploma in engineering with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates 55% marks (CGPA 5.5/10)]. Holders of AMIE (approved by AICTE) / other nationally approved programmes equivalent to B.Arch. / B. Plan. may also be considered eligible.
  • An additional criterion of GATE score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests specified by the GoI order* is also mandatory to apply for admission under scheme I.
  • The additional mandatory criterion mentioned above is not applicable for candidates applying under schemes II to V.
  • For those who are qualified to receive fellowships from external agency, the amount of fellowship shall be as per the norms of the Funding agency.

Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering

  • M.E./M. Tech. Degree in the appropriate branch of study /Nanoscience and Technology with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. An additional criterion of GATE score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective discipline or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order* is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I. OR
  • Master’s degree in Chemistry/Physics/Life science/Nanoscience and Technology/ any other relevant disciplines related to major areas of research available in the department with minimum 60 % marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent, [for SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. A valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET/KSCSTE fellowship in the relevant area, tenable from the current year is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I. OR
  • A master’s degree in Medicine and Surgery with a Bachelor’s degree in MBBS/BDS/Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery/Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yoga/ Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10), [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. For applying under scheme I, A master’s degree in Medicine with a Bachelor’s degree in MBBS/BDS/Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery/Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yoga/ Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery should have qualified in any national level examination for their PG programme and they are exempted from GATE score and other fellowships such as NET-UGC/ CSIR/ NBHM/ KSCSTE/ INSPIRE/ DBT. OR
  • A Master’s degree in Veterinary Medicine/Agriculture with minimum 60 % marks (CGPA 6.0/10), [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. For applying under scheme I, candidates with Master’s degree in Veterinary Medicine/Agriculture should have qualified in any national level examination for their PG programme and they are exempted from GATE score and other fellowships such as NET-UGC/ CSIR/ NBHM/ KSCSTE/ INSPIRE/ DBT.
  • Candidates applying under schemes II-V do not require additional eligibility criteria such as GATE score or UGC/CSIR/ NBHM/NET/ KSCSTE fellowship.
  • Apart from this, the candidates should possess minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent in their Bachelor’s degree as well [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum requirement is 55% marks (CGPA 5.5/10)].

Faculty of Biotechnology

  • A Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Pharmacy with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. An additional criterion of GATE/GPAT score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective discipline or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order* is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I. OR
  • A Master’s degree in any discipline in Science with minimum 60 % marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent, [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. A valid GATE score or fellowships such as NET-UGC/CSIR/NBHM/KSCSTE/INSPIRE/DBT in the relevant area, tenable from the current year is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I. OR
  • A master’s degree in Medicine and Surgery with a Bachelor’s degree in MBBS/BDS/Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery/Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yoga/ Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10), [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. For applying under scheme I, A master’s degree in Medicine with a Bachelor’s degree in MBBS/BDS/Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery/Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery/ Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yoga/ Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery should have qualified in any national level examination for their PG programme and they are exempted from GATE score and other fellowships such as NET-UGC/ CSIR/ NBHM/ KSCSTE/ INSPIRE/ DBT. OR
  • A Master’s degree in Veterinary Medicine/Agriculture with minimum 60 % marks (CGPA 6.0/10), [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. For applying under scheme I, candidates with Master’s degree in Veterinary Medicine/Agriculture should have qualified in any national level examination for their PG programme and they are exempted from GATE score and other fellowships such as NET-UGC/ CSIR/ NBHM/ KSCSTE/ INSPIRE/ DBT.
  • Candidates applying under schemes II to V do not require additional eligibility criteria such as GATE score or UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET/KSCSTE/DBT fellowship.
  • Apart from this, the candidates should possess minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent in their Bachelor’s degrees as well [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum requirement is 55% marks (CGPA 5.5/10)].

Faculty of Science (Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics)

  • Master’s degree in Mathematics/Statistics/ Chemistry/Physics/ Electronics/Computer Science and Applications/ Nano Science and Technology/ Material Science/ Photonics with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. A valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET/JEST/KSCSTE fellowship in the relevant areas tenable from the current year, is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I. OR
  • M.E./M. Tech. Degree in the appropriate branch of study in relevant disciplines related to the major areas of research available in these departments with minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum mark is 55% (CGPA 5.5/10)]. An additional criterion of GATE score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order* is also mandatory for candidates applying under scheme I.
  • Candidates applying under schemes II to V do not require additional eligibility criteria such as GATE Score or UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET/JEST/KSCSTE fellowship.
  • Apart from this, the candidates should possess minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent in their Bachelor’s degree as well [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum requirement is 55% mark (CGPA 5.5/10)].

Faculty of Management Studies

  • Candidates should possess minimum 60% marks (CGPA 6.0/10) or equivalent both in Bachelors and Master’s degrees in a relevant area from an Institution recognized by UGC/AICTE [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, the minimum requirement is 55% mark (CGPA 5.5/10) or equivalent both in Bachelors and Masters degrees]. Candidates shall be required to have passed both the bachelors and Master’s degrees in regular full-time mode. In addition, the candidates should have a valid GATE score or UGC/NET/CSIR/JRF fellowship in the relevant areas tenable from the current year to apply under scheme I. For candidates who have master’s degree in engineering and technology, an additional criterion of GATE score (obtained at some point of time in the past) in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR//KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order* is mandatory to apply under scheme I.
  • Candidates applying under schemes II to V do not require additional eligibility criteria such as GATE score or UGC/CSIR/NBHM/NET/JEST/KSCSTE fellowship.

Direct PhD For BE/B.Tech Graduates

Eligibility & Academic Requirements for Admission to Direct Ph.D. Programme

  • Candidates with B.E./ B. Tech. or equivalent with 8.5 CGPA on a 10-point scale or 85% Marks [For SC/ST/PWD candidates, 8 CGPA on a 10-point scale or 80% Marks] are eligible to apply for direct Ph. D admission within 5 years after obtaining the qualifying degree.
  • Direct Ph.D. programme is offered only by the Engineering Departments/Schools of NIT Calicut.
  • An additional criterion of valid GATE score in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/KSCSTE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order is also mandatory. For those who are qualified to receive fellowships from external agency, the amount of fellowship shall be as per the norms of the Funding agency.
  • If the candidate has completed the UG degree from CFTI, valid GATE score is not mandatory for direct Ph.D. admission.

For course wise eligibility criteria refer to information brochure.

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec) Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of online application form10 October 2022 (9.00AM)
Last date of application form submission (Extended)14 November 2022
Display of display of short listed candidates (Tentative)25 November 2022
Selection process for short listed candidates (Offline Mode)07-09 December 2022
Publishing list of selected candidates for
provisional admission, in the website
To be announced
Date of Admission and Reporting for the ProgrammeTo be announced

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (Dec) Application Process

  • Candidate has to apply online on the link available at official website.
  • Candidates who wish to apply to multiple departments or schools (subject to fulfilling the eligibility criteria) should select each such department/school and pay the application fee separately.
  • However, candidates applying for multiple schemes under one department need to pay the application fee for that department only (Payment details and copy of the same fee payment receipt may be uploaded again).
  • Read information brochure carefully before filling application form.

Application Fee

OPEN/EWS/OBC/PwD candidatesRs. 1000/-
SC/ST candidatesRs. 500/-
Mode of paymentOnline using SBI Collect

Selection Process

The admission to Ph.D. Programs will be on the basis of a written test and/or interview as decided by the respective Department/School.

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
NIT Calicut WebsiteClick Here
Latest PhD AdmissionsPhD Admissions

Previous Admissions

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (July)

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (July) Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of online application form04 April 2022
Last date of application form submission (Extended)18 May 2022 (5.00 PM)
Display of display of short listed candidates (Tentative)15 June 2022
Publishing list of selected candidates for provisional admissionannounced

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2022-23 (July) Results

Selected & Waitlisted Candidates

DepartmentSelected CandidatesWaitlisted Candidates
Architecture and PlanningListList
ChemistryListList
Chemical EngineeringList
Civil EngineeringListList
Electrical EngineeringList
Computer Science & EngineeringList
Electronics & Communication EngineeringListList
MathematicsListList
Mechanical EngineeringList
PhysicsListList
School of BiotechnologyListList
School of Management StudiesList
School of Material Science and EngineeringListList

Shortlisted Candidates

Short-listed Candidates for Test/Interview for PhD Admissions July 2022 is available now.

Shortlisted Candidates

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2021-22 (Dec)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of online application form13 October 2021
Last date of application form submission25 November 2021
Display of display of short listed candidates (Tentative)10 December 2021
Publishing list of selected candidates for provisional admissionTo be announced
Date of Admission and Reporting for the ProgrammeTo be announced

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2021-22 (July)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of online application form09 April 2021
Last date of  application form submission15 May 2021 (till 5.00 PM)
Display of  short listed candidates (Tentative)07 June 2021

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions July 2021 Results

Short Listed Candidates

Short Listed Candidates For PhD Admission July 2021

NIT Calicut PhD Admissions 2020-21 (Dec)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Availability of online application form07 Oct 2020
Last date of  application form submission04 Nov 2020 (till 5.00 PM)
Display of  short listed candidates25 Nov 2020
Publishing list of selected candidates for provisional admission04 Jan 2021
Date of Admission and Reporting for the ProgrammeTo be announced

Selected Candidates for NIT Calicut PhD Admissions Dec 2020

Check the list of selected candidates –

List of provisionally selected candidates for PhD December Admissions 2020-21