IIT Bhubaneswar Ph.D Admission 2015

IIT Bhubaneswar Ph.D Admission 2015 -16 – Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar invites the application for admission to Ph.D. programme from candidates in the Regular, Sponsored and Project Scholar (Projects running at IIT Bhubaneswar) categories. details of IIT Bhubaneswar Ph.D Admission 2015 application form, eligibility criteria, application fee and other details are given on this page.

Schedule for IIT Bhubaneswar Ph.D Admission 2015 -16 is given below.

Events Date
Opening date for online application 5th October 2015 12:00 Midnight
Last date for submission of online application 4th November 2015 12:00 Midnight

Shortlisted Candidates

IIT Bhubaneswar has declared the list of shortlisted candidates, as below are required to reach the respective schools for appearing the Written Test and Interview for admission to Ph.D. Programme.

Call Letter

Candidates can login to the Ph.D. Admission Portal and Download their call letter through the direct link provided below.

Application Form

Application process is over…!!!

The candidates are required to apply through online process only accessing the website at (http://www.iitbbs.ac.in/phd-application/). Interested candidates can also apply online for IIT Bhubaneswar Ph.D Admission 2015 from the given below link.

Application Fee:

  • For General and OBC Candidates: Rs. 500/-
  • For SC/ST/PwD Candidates: Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred Fifty Only)

Note : Female candidates are exempted from payment of application fee.

How to Apply

  • Application form can be filled online accessing the official website or given above link.
  • Register to the online portal by providing your current functioning Email ID.
  • Login to the portal by providing the Email ID and password provided at the time of registration.

Step 1 – Fill the Personal Details


Step 2 – Fill the Qualification Details

Step 3 – Upload Certificates and Mark sheets

Step 4 – Review your Data at Step 4.

If the information is correct then click on save & submit Button to submit your application.

If you are a Female Candidate, no Application Fee is required and hence you can take a print of the application form for future reference.

If you are a Male candidate, Pay the required application Fee as per the following steps.

  • Click on the “Pay Application Fee (click here)” Button present at the “User Home” Tab.
  • Follow the payment instructions.(click here)
  • After Successful payment, you will get SB Collect Reference No.
  • Note down the Payment SB Collect Reference No. Click on the “Confirm & Submit Payment Details for <Application Number>” Button present at the “User Home” Tab and provide data of Fee Payment Mode, Fee Payment Date, Fee Payment SB Collect Reference No. and then submit.
  • After completing above steps, you can take a print of the application form for future reference.

Note : Application without valid Payment SB Collect Reference No. will be automatically discarded.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for Regular Ph.D. Students:

Candidates who possess the qualifications as mentioned below are eligible for admission into the Ph. D. programme for full-time with Institute Research Assistantship or UGC/CSIR-NET Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or any other doctoral fellowship offered by Govt. of India (GoI), as the case is applicable. A relaxation of up to 5% marks in all academic examination levels is permitted for SC/ST/PwD candidates.

Eligibility Criteria for Sponsored Ph. D. Students:

The sponsored candidates are not eligible for Institute Research Assistantship, but they must meet the same requisite standards of marks/grades in their qualifying degree and other examinations as mentioned above. They must also be in continuous service for at least three (3) years in any one of the following organizations, where appropriate R & D facilities exist:

  1. Departments and Ministries of the Government of India or any other government organization.
  2. Established industrial research and developmental organizations.
  3. Recognized autonomous bodies and public undertakings.
  4. Recognized universities/colleges.

Eligibility Criteria for Project Scholar:

The scholars working in sponsored research projects at IIT Bhubaneswar can apply for the Ph.D programme if they meet the applicable eligibility criteria for admission and have at least two years of fellowship tenure remaining, counting from the academic session or semester in which they are seeking admission. If such a candidate intends to be considered for Institute Research Assistantship after the tenure of the project is over, he/she must present a valid GATE score at that point of time or provide the evidence of a valid GATE score used in the year of admission into M.Tech. or equivalent programme.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (Engineering)

  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in M. Tech./M.E. or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with a  valid GATE score in the year of admission into the M. Tech. programme. Or
    B. Tech./B.E. or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with minimum 70% marks or 7.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) with a valid GATE score or having secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF. All candidates must have a consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable. Or
    Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in Master of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record and a valid GATE score or having secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  • Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in 10 point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (Basic Science)

  1. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  2. Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  3. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  4.  The candidate must have a valid GATE score or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (Geo-Science)

  1. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s or equivalent degree in Geology/Geophysics/Earth Science. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  2. Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with consistently good academic record. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  3. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  4.  The candidate must have a valid GATE score or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF/INSPIRE.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (Climate Sciences)

  1. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s or equivalent degree in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Oceanography/ Meteorology/ Marine Science/ Earth Science/ Mechanical/ Civil/ Electrical/ ECE/ Geo-informatics/ Remote Sensing/ Computer Science. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  2. Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in appropriate discipline with Mathematics as a compulsory subject. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  3. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  4.  The candidate must have a valid GATE score or have secured a UGC/CSIR-NET JRF/INSPIRE.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (HSS)

  1. Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s degree in appropriate discipline. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  2. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  3. The candidate must be UGC-NET qualified.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (HSS&M)

  1. Minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) in the Master’s degree in appropriate discipline. Provisional certificate is acceptable.
  2. Minimum 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (in a 10-point scale) is required in all other examinations. A single relaxation up to 10% marks either at 10th or 12th level examination or equivalent is permitted.
  3. The candidate must be UGC-NET qualified.

Note: 5% relaxation of marks in all academic examination would be granted to the SC/ST/PwD candidates compared to the General/ OBC (NCL) candidates. This is applicable to all candidates.

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