IIT Bhilai Admission For PhD Program 2023 Announced - Check Details

IIT Bhilai Admission For PhD Program 2023 Announced

IIT Bhilai invites applications for admission to PhD program in various disciplines for the session starting from July 2023.IIT Bhilai is an institute of national importance declared as such under the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act 2016 to provide for education and research in various branches of engineering, technology, science, and arts. The focus of IIT Bhilai is to prepare young individuals to become professional leaders of tomorrow by imparting cutting-edge technical skills and knowledge, so that they can take on the real-life challenges in the future with confidence and maturity. IIT Bhilai is striving for research-driven undergraduate and postgraduate education. Our objective is to create an educational system with multifaceted outcomes, including research, entrepreneurship, technical leadership, and above all, responsible citizenship.

IIT Bhilai offers PhD programs in the following department/disciplines.

  • Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Physics

Department: Chemistry

Research Area: 

Chemistry Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Halide Perovskite and Photo(electro)chemistry, Biomaterials, Inorganic & metal- organic chemistry, Theoretical and computational chemistry, catalysis and organic synthesis, Molecular

Modeling, MD Simulations, Computational spectroscopy, Computational Asymmetric Catalysis, Computational Catalysis, Bioinformatics and Bioinorganic Chemistry

Eligibility criteria for PhD admission

  • Applicants must have ONE of the following in appropriate subject areas.
  • Master’s degree in engineering/Technology with first class, 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering/Technology with first class, 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent.
  • Master’s degree in science, arts, social sciences with first class 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent.
    #M.Pharm with first class, 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent.
    #M.B.B.S or B.D.S with first class, 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or equivalent.
    Applicants must also fulfil ONE of the following additional requirements.
    Valid GATE/GPAT# Score (Also refer to Table 1 below for department/discipline specific criteria).
  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/ UGC/ NBHM/ DBT/ ICAR/ ICMR/ ICPR/DAE or DST INSPIRE Fellowship (Also refer to Table 1 below for department/ discipline specific criteria).
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant professional experience. The experience gained while acquiring a master’s degree in engineering/Technology or experience acquired after obtaining the qualifying degree and completed before the starting of the semester in which admission is sought may be considered as professional experience.
    BTech from IIT with a CPI/CGPA of 8.0 or more.

#NEET-PG, NEET-AIIMS (INI-CET), NEET-MDS scores as applicable.
# Applicable for admission to PhD program in Bioscience and Biomedical Engineering only.

An ongoing degree may also be considered as a qualifying degree provided the applicant graduates before the PhD program starts. Department/discipline specific requirements are given in Table 1.

Application Process

STEP-I: Apply Online

Candidate must apply online from IIT Bhilai website. A fresh registration is required for each Program, for which, an applicant would like to apply. Applicant must fill all required information and upload documents, if any, sought in application.

STEP-II: Application Finalization

CFinalization of application is mandatory. If not finalized, the application will not be considered. Editing/modification/addition is not possible after finalization of the application form. Hence, candidate should verify details before finalizing the application form. Once is application is finalised; application number will be generated. Candidates should note the application number for future reference.

STEP-III: Make Payment

Application fee of 100 INR is applicable for SC/ST/PwD/female candidates and 200 INR is applicable for other candidates.
Payment of application fee must be made through State Bank Collect only. Candidate shall visit SBI Collect, for fees payment (SBI collect link is provided in the portal).

In the SBI collect portal please select category as “Educational Institutions” and search for “IIT BHILAI” then you will be redirected to “Enter payment details” where you need to select the payment category as “PhD Application Fee 2023-24 M Semester”. Candidates need to pay applicable fee as per their category and complete the fee payment. The candidate has to clearly mention the application id in the correct format (Eg: ME-101) while filling-up SBI collect challan for payment. After making payment, SBI Collect will generate payment reference number (viz. DU12345678), candidate has to retain a copy of sbi i-collect receipt for any future reference.

STEP-IV: Add Payment Details

This step should be done after the generation of SBI Collect DU reference number. Applicant has to add the DU reference number to his/ her application.

Important Dates:

  • Start date of application (online only) 03 April 2023 (10:00 Hrs IST)
  •  Last date for submitting an online application form and completing the payment 15 May 2023 (17:00 Hrs IST)
  • Entrance Tests and Interviews. June 2023

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