PhD Admission 2017 in Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Kancheepuram

IIIT Kancheepuram Admission to PhD Programmes – Jan 2017

Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITD&M Kancheepuram) Kancheepuram Chennai has released notification for admission into PhD Programmes in the disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering and Physics for the session January 2017
IIITDM Kancheepuram located at Chennai offers undergraduate, dual degree, post graduate and research programmes

Courses Offered

IIITDM invites applications for admission to PhD Programs for Jan 2017 Session:

PhD admission under Institute (under HTRA/NHTRA): Interdisciplinary research programmes leading to award of PhD are offered in Computer Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics

PhD admission (under Vivesvaraya Scheme): Interdisciplinary research programmes leading to award of PhD are offered in Electronics Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) and IT/ITES Services

Eligibility Criteria

For PhD in Engineering Programme: Candidates with a master’s degree in engineering/technology (ME/MTech/M.Des) with a good academic record or a Master of Science (MS) degree by Research in engineering/technology with a good academic record
Candidates with master’s degree in sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit where eligible, for the relevant Engineering discipline and with a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration
For PhD in Mathematics Programme: Candidates should have Master’s Degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/Computer Science with GATE/UGC/CSIR/-NBHM or M.Tech (Industrial Mathematics & Scientific Computing) or any M.Tech degree with Master’s degree in Mathematics/ Physics/Statistics/Computer Science
PhD in Mechanical Engg Programme: Candidates should have master’s degree in Mechanical Engg., Aerospace Engineering, Automobile Engg., Automotive Engine Tech, Energy Engg., Industrial Engineering, Instrumentation, Maintenance Management, Metallurgical Engg., Production/Manufacturing Engineering/Mechatronics/CAD/CAM/CIM and in related areas depending on the research topics
Physics: M.Sc/M.Sc (Tech) in Physics, Applied Physics, Materials Science with GATE/UGC/CSIR/NBHM or with M.Tech (Opto electronics/Applied Optics/Optical Communication or equivalent)
Electronics Engineering: Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)/ Electronics Engineering (Electronics and Communication Engineering)/ Instrumentation Engineering or Master’s degree in Physics followed by a Master’s degree in Engineering in an area of relevance to the area of research

Selection Procedure

Eligible candidates possessing the minimum educational qualifications and satisfying additional and stiffer criteria set by the institute from time to time will be called for test/interview
Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the test and interview, the Selection Committee will recommend to the Chairman of the Senate the names of candidates found suitable for admission to the PhD programme


Reservations are applicable to SC/ST/OBC/PD as per the rules and regulation of the Govt. of India

How to Apply for IIIT Kancheepuram PhD 2017

Candidates can also download the Application Form from Website
The completed application form should accompany online payment receipt (Rs.250/- for GN/OBC and Rs.125/- for SC/ST/PD/female candidates)
The completed online application form and necessary documents, superscribed as “Application Form for PhD Program” should be sent to “The Registrar Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, IIITDM Kancheepuram, Off Vandalur Kelambakkam Road, Melakkottaiyur, Chennai-600127”
For more details and instructions on how to apply, please visit their official website

Important Dates

Online Registration of Application Forms will be open on 09th November 2016
Last Date for Registration of Application through online 30th November 2016

Tentative dates of test/interview for:

> Computer Science & Engg/VLSI & ESD & EE: 19th December 2016
> Mathematics: 20th December 2016
Mechanical Engg/ME (Robotics and Manufacturing); Control & Operation of Agents in a multi-agent Featuring System with swarm control: 20th December 2016
Announcement of Results: 23rd December 2016
Academic session for Jan-May 2017 will starts on first week of January 2017

IIITD&M Kancheepuram

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing (IIITD&M) Kancheepuram, (An Institute of National Importance Fully Funded by Govt. of India), IIITDM Kancheepuram, Off Vandalur Kelambakkam Road, Melakkottaiyur, Chennai-600127

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