About IIT Gandhi NagarIndian Institute of Technology, Gandhi Nagar (IITG), located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, is a premier institute and also one of the Institute of National Importance declared by the Government of India. It is one of the eight newly established IITs in 2008 and being mentored by IIT Mumbai. IITG offers undergraduate, graduate education and PhD programmes in various disciplines. Currently, IIT Gandhinagar is looking for highly motivated research scholars who wish to join a PhD programme for the session 2021-2022.
PhD Research Areas Available at IIT Gandhi NagarThe IIT Gandhi Nagar is offering PhD in the following research areas:
PhD Admission Categories At IIT Gandhi Nagar, the candidates can take admission in two categories:
Scholarship and Financial Assistance to the PhD ScholarsAt IIT Gandhi Nagar, the Regular research (RR) candidates will receive Institute Fellowship. There are the following slabs:
Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science+ NET/GATE
Eligibility RequirementsAdmission seekers must visit the official website of IIT Gandhi Nagar and read the instructions carefully before applying. The candidates are suggested to check the eligibility criteria provided in the official notification also. The candidates wishing to join the PhD course at IIT Gandhi Nagar must possess minimum eligibility conditions and hold a Post Graduate Degree such as MA or MSc or B.Tech or M.Tech or any other equivalent degree from a recognised university with at least 55 per cent marks or 5.5 CPI marks.
Minimum eligibility criteria for different discipline may change and the cut off level may be higher for shortlisting of the candidates. Relaxations to the SC/ST/PD candidates will be given as per the reservation policy of GoI.
Admission ProcedureAdmission of the candidates to the PhD programmes will be done based on their performance in the written test conducted by Institute. The written test will be conducted through online mode only. The date and time of the written test will be shared with the candidates separately.
The candidates who will qualify written test will be called for an interview. Only a limited number of candidate will be called for written test or interview based on their academic records and other documents submitted with the application such as a statement of purpose etc. The final selection of the candidates will be based on academic credentials, written test and/or interview.
Key DatesLast Date to Submit Application: 27 March 2021
Announcement of Shortlist: 5 April 2021 (tentative)
Date of Online Interviews: 8-14 April 2021 (tentative)
Contact DetailsIndian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
Palaj, Gandhinagar - 382355,
Phone: 079-2395- 2053/ 2054
Official Website: https://iitgn.ac.in/
Admission Portal: https://admissions.iitgn.ac.in/