NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022: Application Form, Dates

NIT Goa PhD Admission

NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022 – National Institute of Technology Goa invites applications for PhD admission for the academic year 2022-23 (July Session).

Check more details on NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022 below here.

Available PhD Programs

Applications are invited for the PhD admission at the following Departments of NIT Goa –

DepartmentSeats
Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)08
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE)07
Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECE)08
Department of Civil Engineering (CVE)02
Department of Mechanical Engineering (MCE)03
Department of Applied Sciences (APS)05
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS)01

PhD Program Schemes

  • Full-time (FT)/Regular Scheme: The candidates selected under regular scheme (full-time) shall be entitled for scholarship/assistantship and HRA as per Govt. of India norms from time to time.

Broad Areas of Research

Computer Science and Engineering

  • Full-time /Regular Scheme: Medical Imaging, Wireless Sensor Networks, Brain-Computer Interface, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things, Machine Learning for Speech Processing, Block chain, Cryptography, Information Security, Security Analytics, Data Mining, Social Media Mining, Optimization Algorithms, Bio-Inspired Computing, Security and Internet of Energy.

Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Full-time/Regular Scheme: Infrared Thermography (Thermal Imaging), Semiconductor Devices, AI & ML, Medical image processing, Satellite image processing, Object detection and tracking, Image and Video Processing, Antennas, RF and Microwave, Communication and Soft Computing, LNA design, Semiconductor Devices, VLSI design, Microelectronics, Analog and Mixed Signal Design, RF and Microwave, Microwave imaging, and Inverse Problems.

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

  • Part-time Scheme: Power Electronics and drives, Renewable Energy Systems, Power Systems, Smart Grids, Electric Vehicles, Control System, Digital Signal / Image Processing and FPGA Accelerators.

Civil Engineering

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: Structural Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: Microfluidics, Cooling Technologies, Energy Harvesting, Multiphase Flow and Heat Transfer, Applied Ergonomics, Design for Manufacturing and Assembly, Virtual Reality.

Applied Sciences

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: 
    • Mathematics: Linear and Nonlinear Stability Analysis, Hydrodynamic Stability, Fluid Mechanics, Deep Learning, Numerical Optimization, Biomedical Imaging, Partial Differential Equations, Mathematical Biology and Finite Element Methods.
    • Physics: Sensors, Photonics and Materials Science.
    • Chemistry: Extraction of Lanthanides and Actinides and Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy.

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: 
    • English: Gender Studies (Dalit Literature, Margaret Atwood’s novels and Monica Ali’s novels).

NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022 Important Dates

EventDate
Start of Online Application (Website Open)06 June 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Application (Extended)15 July 2022 (05 PM)
Tentative Schedule for Written Test/Interview04 & 05 August 2022

Eligibility Criteria for NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022

For PhD in Engineering and Technology (CSE, ECE, EEE, CVE, MCE)

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Technology (M.E. or M.Tech.) in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 60% marks in both Bachelor’s and Master’s levels from recognized Technical Institute or University.
  • For SC/ST candidates a minimum 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 55% marks.
  • Candidates will be considered for Ph.D. programme in Engineering and Technology Department on the basis of:
    • A GATE qualification obtained at some point in time in the respective disciplines or fellowships such as JRF/UGC/NET/CSIR/DST-INSPIRE etc. or qualification in any other national level tests as specified by the GoI order (Applicable for FT scheme only)

For PhD in Applied Sciences

  • Master’s degree in Sciences / M. Tech. in relevant area with a minimum of 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 60% marks in both Bachelor’s and Master’s levels from recognized Institute or University.
  • For SC/ST candidates a minimum 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 55% marks.
  • Candidates will be considered for Ph.D. programme in Applied Sciences Department on the basis of:
    • GATE score or CSIR/NBHM/UGC-NET qualification. (Applicable for FT scheme only).

For PhD in Humanities & Social Sciences

  • Master’s degree in Humanities with a minimum of 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 55% marks in both Bachelor’s and Master’s levels from recognized Institute or University.
  • For SC/ST candidates a minimum 5.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale grading system or 50% marks.
  • Candidates will be considered for Ph.D. programme in Applied Sciences Department on the basis of:
    • UGC-NET qualification. (Applicable for FT scheme only).

NIT Goa PhD Admission 2022 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online on http://mis.nitgoa.ac.in/PhDApplication/
  • Read information brochure carefully before filling application form.
  • Candidates are instructed to send the softcopy (PDF) of their finally submitted application (without enclosures) to [email protected] with mail subject: “Ph.D. Application July 2022- User ID” before last date.

Application Fee

Gen/OBC-(NCL)/EWSRs.1000/-
SC/ST/PwD ApplicantsRs.500/- 
Mode of PaymentOnline

Selection Procedure

Selection for PhD admission will be based on the criteria –

  • Overall academic performance and written test conducted by the respective department.
  • Performance in personal interview

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
Application PortalClick Here
NIT Goa WebsiteClick Here

Previous Admissions

NIT Goa PhD Admission 2021

Important Dates

EventDate
Start of Online Application (Website Open)17 July 2021
Last Date for Submission of Online Application06 August 2021
Tentative Schedule for Online Written Test/Interview12 & 13 August 2021 

PhD Program Schemes

  • Full-time (FT)/Regular Scheme
  • Part-time Scheme

Broad Areas of Research

Computer Science and Engineering

  • Full-time /Regular Scheme: Machine learning for multimedia analytics, Explainable AI – especially explainable machine learning, Data mining, Machine learning, Stream data mining, Social media mining, Medical imaging, Brain Computer Interface, Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networks.
  • Part-time Scheme: Cryptography, Information Security, Blockchain, Security Analytics, Future Energy Applications, Information and Network Security, Soft Computing, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Deep Learning. Image Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Wireless Sensor Networks, Application of Deep Learning techniques in Computer network, Software Defined Network (SDN), Wireless or Cellular Network, Performance analysis of Computer network, Internet of Things, Sustainable Computing, Optimization Algorithms, Brain-Computer Interface, Internet of Medical Things, 3D printing and Design Medical Imaging.

Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Full-time/Regular Scheme: Microelectronics, VLSI, Analog and Mixed Signal Design, Low Power gm-C filter, FPGA based Algorithm implementation, Signal Processing, Medical image processing, object detection and tracking, ultrasound signal processing, RF & Microwave, Signal processing and wireless communication, Semiconductor Nano Devices, Infrared Thermography Applications, RF and Microwave Engineering, Antenna Engineering, GPR imaging, inverse problems, microwave imaging.

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

  • Part-time Scheme: Power Electronics, Renewable Energy Systems, Power Systems, Smart Electric Grids, Electrical Vehicles, Power Electronics and Drives, Power Engineering, Power Quality issues, Control Systems, Soft-Computing, Digital Signal/Image Processing, Biomedical Signal Processing, Wavelets, FPGA Accelerators.

Civil Engineering

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering and Engineering Materials.
  • Part-time Scheme: Structural Engineering, Engineering Materials, Geotechnical Engineering, Remote Sensing and GIS and applications to Civil Engineering, Soft computing techniques and applications to Civil Engineering.

Mechanical Engineering

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: Applied Ergonomics, Design for Assembly, Virtual reality for assembly applications, Thermal and Fluids Engineering.
  • Part-time Scheme: Thermal and Fluids Engineering, Ergonomics, Design for Assembly.

Applied Sciences

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: Mathematics: Partial Differential Equations, Finite Element Methods and Mathematical Biology
  • Part-time Scheme: Mathematics: Mathematics: Fluid Dynamics, Partial Differential Equations, Finite Element Methods and Mathematical Biology. Physics: Materials Science, Photonics.

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Full-time / Regular Scheme: English: Culture studies and Comparative Mysticism.
  • Part-time Scheme: English: Culture Studies and Comparative Mysticism. Economics: Innovation, intellectual property right, sustainable development.