IIT Roorkee has released a notification for admission to PhD programmes for Autumn Semester of the session 2019-20. The application form for admission into PhD Autumn Semester is available now, candidates can fill the online application by accessing official website www.iitr.ac.in or a direct link to fill the same is also given below. The last date for submission of online application for the PhD course is March 25, 2019, up to 05:00 pm. Eligible & Interested candidates can read all the necessary details regarding IIT Roorkee PhD (Autumn Semester) Admission 2019-2020 such as how to apply online, eligibility criteria, fee, and selection process on this page.

Latest: IIT Roorkee has released the application form for the Autumn semester of the PhD course. Scroll down to fill the same.

IIT Roorkee PhD Admission 2019-2020 – Autumn Semester

IIT Roorkee Ph.D. Admission 2019-2020 registration process has been started as per the schedule mentioned in the below table for Autumn Semester. Candidates who are seeking admission to Ph.D. programmes should fill and submit the application before the last date.

Schedule for IIT Roorkee Ph.D. Admission 2019-2020 for Autumn Semester is given below.

Events Date
Start of filling up of online application form 05 Mar 2019
Last date for filling up the online application form 25 Mar 2019 up to 05:00 pm

Application Form

IIT Roorkee has released an application form for Ph.D. programmes for Autumn Semester of the session 2019-20. Candidates need to register and fill the application and deposit of application fee online from only by accessing the website. Fees can be paid online using net banking or debit/credit card facilities. Candidates can now apply on the official website of IIT Roorkee or by a direct link which is provided below.

Apply Online: Candidates can apply online for the IIT Roorkee PhD Admission 2019-2020 from links below.

  • Click here to apply online PhD (Autumn Semester) Admission 2019-2020.
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Application Fee: Below we mentioned the non-refundable application fee for the PhD (Autumn Semester) Admission 2019-2020.

  • For Gen/Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)/OBC candidates: Rs. 200/-
  • For SC/ST/PD category candidates: Rs. 100/-

The candidates can deposit the requisite application fee by using net banking or debit/credit card facilities. Additional charges will be applicable as per the rule of the concerned bank. The Fee will not be accepted through any other mode. If a candidate opts for more than one department/centre, then application fee should be paid in accordance to the number of department/centre.

Before applying online, candidates are required to keep ready the following documents for uploading:

  • Soft copy of colour photograph
  • Soft copy of signature
  •  EWS/OBC/SC/ST Category Certificate (PDF) (If applicable)
  • 10th & 12th level Marksheet (in single PDF)
  • UG Mark sheet and Provisional UG Degree Certificate or Final UG Degree Certificate (in single PDF)
  •  PG Mark sheet and Provisional PG Degree Certificate or Final PG Degree Certificate (in single PDF)
  •  Mark sheet of previous semester(s) for candidates appearing in the qualifying degree exam (in single PDF)
  •  Sponsorship & experience certificates and No Objection Certificate (NOC) for sponsored candidates (in single PDF) (If applicable)
  • GATE score card / NET score card / Fellowship award letter (in single PDF) (If applicable)

How to apply

The candidate is required to register and fill the application online on or before the last date from the official website or apply online link given above.

Before applying, candidates are advised to read the all the details carefully. Candidates must follow the following Steps while applying online application form.

Step 1: Apply for Ph.D. programmes

  • Register
  • Login
  • Apply online
  • Upload Documents
  • Finalize Application Form
  • Pay online fees using option “Proceed for Payment”
  • Download application form for their own record.

Eligibility Criteria

An applicant belonging to the above category should possess the following minimum qualifications in appropriate areas to be eligible to apply for admission for the Ph.D. programme of the Institute.

  • Master’s degree with minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6.0 on a 10 point scale, or 60% marks for the General and OBC category. However, candidates with M.Sc / M.A / M. Com must, in addition, have either a valid GATE score or must have qualified JRF / NET. For SC / ST or PwD candidates the minimum CGPA requirements may be relaxed to 5.50 on a 10 point scale or to 55% marks.
  • For candidates other than Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs), B.Tech / B.Arch / B.Pharm degree or equivalent with a valid GATE / GPAT score and a minimum CGPA of 7.50 on a 10 point scale or 75% marks, irrespective of the category. For graduates from CFTIs, the minimum CGPA requirement is relaxed to 7.0 on a 10 point scale or 70% marks.
  • CGPA or percentage of marks in aggregate, in case marks are awarded, of all years / semesters will be considered. If the CGPA is awarded on a scale other than a 10 point scale, proportionate concession to a 10 point scale will be considered.
  • The requirement of a valid GATE / GPAT / JRF / NET score is not applicable to candidates in ISERS or P-ISIRS or P-ISERS category.
  • Bachelors and Masters from IITs with a CGPA 8.0 and above on 10 scale point scale are exempt from the requirement of GATE / GPAT / JRF /NET.
  • Candidates pursuing Master’s programs in Engineering or Architecture / Planning in the IIT Roorkee have CGPA 8.50 and above, shall have a choice of lateral entry to the Ph.D. program after completing first two semesters of the Master’s program.
  • GATE / GPAT / JRF / NET, if applicable, shall be valid at the time of registration.
  • Candidates with MBBS / BDS degree from an Indian Universities / Institution shall have minimum CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale, or 60% in the qualifying degree, irrespective of the category. They are exempt from the GATE / GPAT / JRF / NET requirement.
  • Candidates with Master of Surgery (MS)/ Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from a Indian University / Institute are exempt from the minimum CGPA as well as the GATE / GPAT / JRF / NET requirement.
  • Candidates with a medical degree from an overseas university/institute should have qualified the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination conducted by the National Board of Examination.
  • Candidates with a medical degree from an overseas university/institute should have qualified the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination conducted by the National Board of Examination.

Note: The eligibility conditions given above are the absolute minimum. Departments/Centres may prescribe any requirements over and above these. Reservation is applicable as per extant policies of the Government of India and prescribed by the Board of Governors.

Category of the PhD Students:

Applicants for admission to the PhD programme shall be classified under any one of the following categories which will be decided and recommended by DRC/CRC.

Full-time Research Scholar (FTRS):

  • Institute Assistantship Research Scholars (IARS)
  • Externally Funded Research Scholar (EFRS)
  1. Fellowship
  2. Foreign Nationals
  3. Project Funded
  • In service External Research Scholar (ISERS)

Part-time Research Scholar (PTRS):

  • In-Service Internal Research Scholar (P-ISIRS)
  • In-Service External Research Scholar (P-ISERS)

General Instruction

Few things to be kept in mind are:

  • The candidates are advised to read each and every instruction given in this Information Brochure very carefully before applying Online.
  • All entries should be carefully made while applying online. IIT Roorkee will not be responsible for wrong entries. Candidates shall be sole responsible for the correctness and authenticity of the information / documents provided in the online application.
  • Online application submitted by the candidates shall be considered final and binding. Requests for making correction in the online application shall not be entertained.
  • Online application found incomplete in any form will be summarily rejected. No correspondence / communication will be entertained in this regard.
  • The last date for submission of online application shall not be extended. Accordingly, no request shall be entertained for accepting the application after the last date. IIT Roorkee will not be responsible for technical error while making the online application / payment of a fee. Therefore, candidates are advised to submit their application well in advance without waiting until the last date.
  • Online applications will be scrutinized, relevant documents checked / verified for their authenticity.
  • Admission will be offered subject to availability of seats, faculty in the Specialization and the Institute Assistantship.
  • Students shall be governed by ordinance/ regulations in vogue.
  • The Institute has the right to cancel, at any stage, the admission for the candidate who is found admitted to a course to which he/she is not entitled, being unqualified or ineligible in accordance with the statues and regulations in force
  • Disputes if any, arising out of or relating to any matter whatsoever, concerning the aforesaid shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Roorkee Court.
  • Hostel Accommodation will be provided, as per the availability.

Official website: www.iitr.ac.in

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