IIT Jodhpur, an institution known for its academic excellence and commitment to research, has announced the opening of its online portal to accept applications for PhD programs starting in January 2024. The institute has set a deadline for applications, with candidates encouraged to apply by October 20, 2023. This offers a significant opportunity for those seeking to advance their academic pursuits and contribute to cutting-edge research.
Diverse IIT Jodhpur PhD Programs Based on Merit
IIT Jodhpur offers a range of PhD programs that provide ample opportunities for candidates to explore and excel in their chosen fields. Admission to these programs is highly competitive and primarily based on the merit of applicants. The selection process may include written tests and interviews to ensure that candidates are well-suited to their areas of interest.
Special Considerations for B.Tech Graduates
B.Tech graduates from centrally-funded technical institutions (CFTI) with a CGPA of 8.0 and above are eligible to apply for all PhD courses at IIT Jodhpur without having to write the Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering (GATE). However, those with a CGPA lower than 8.0 are required to pass the GATE examination to qualify.
Diverse Categories of PhD Programs
IIT Jodhpur provides various categories of PhD programs, including Regular with Institute Assistantship, Individual Fellowship (e.g., CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICMR/INSPIRE), Sponsored, Working Professionals, Part-time, Part-time (Online), Indian Nationals Residing Abroad (INRA), and foreign nationals. Regular PhD students have the opportunity to benefit from Research Assistantship (RA) and Teaching Assistantship (TA) in alignment with the Ministry of Education’s guidelines. The institute also supports the presentation of research work at international and national conferences.
Applying and Department Choices
Candidates interested in pursuing their PhD at IIT Jodhpur can apply for programs in various departments, including Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Bioscience and Bioengineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Liberal Arts, Mathematics, Management and Entrepreneurship, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, and Physics.
In addition to these, applications are also accepted in interdisciplinary areas, such as Digital Humanities, Internet of Things and Applications, Quantum Information and Computation, Robotics and Mobility Systems, Smart Healthcare, and Space Science & Technologies.
For those seeking further information and detailed eligibility criteria, the official notification and application details are available on the official website of IIT Jodhpur
With opportunities to pursue diverse research areas, interact with accomplished faculty, and contribute to the global academic landscape, IIT Jodhpur’s PhD programs offer a transformative academic journey for aspiring scholars.