IIT Kanpur announces Cognitive Science PhD Admissions July 2017.
Announcement for Admission to the PhD Program in Cognitive Science Commencing from July 2017 (2017-18-I Semester)
The Inter-disciplinary Program in Cognitive Science at IIT Kanpur announces its first round of admissions for PhD in Cognitive Science starting July 2017.
IIT Cognitive Science PhD Admissions 2017 Eligibility Criteria
MA/M.Sc. / M. Phil/MS/equivalent degree (Cognitive Science/ Psychology/ Linguistics/Philosophy/Anthropology/Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Statistics/Biosciences/related disciplines) with a minimum of 60% or 6.0/10 (grade point average) in the qualifying degree
A valid score/qualification in GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET/other equivalent exams
Applicants from IITs with a grade point average of 8.0/10 (or equivalent) are exempted from the GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET requirement
M. Tech/ME/MD (any branch) with a minimum of 60% or 6.0/10 (grade point average) in the qualifying degree
B. Tech/BE (any branch), BS (4-year program) (Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/Biosciences/ related sciences), MBBS. Applicant must have a minimum of 75% or 7.5/10 in the qualifying degree
Candidates should have a valid score/qualification in GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/NET/other equivalent exam. Applicants from CFTIs (centrally funded technical institutions) with a grade point average of 7.5/10 (or equivalent) and those with an MBBS degree are exempted from the GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/NET requirement
Applicants found suitable for admission will be shortlisted for an entrance test and interview at IIT Kanpur. Final admission will be based on the performance in the entrance test and interview
For more information on the Inter-disciplinary Program in Cognitive Science, please visit: Cognitive Science
Reservations (for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PwD candidates) shall apply as per Government of India rules
The certificate for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PwD must be submitted in the specified format. The formats can be downloaded from the links:
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)
IIT Cognitive Science PhD Admissions 2017 Application Procedure
Candidates can apply online only http://www.iitk.ac.in/doaa/pgadmission.htm
There is no provision for offline submission of application forms. Applicants must provide the details of at least two persons who can provide reference letters [Reference Letter Format] in support of candidature of applicant through an email at:
Prof. Harish Karnick
Cognitive Science IDP
Email: [email protected]
The Application Fee is Rs.400/- for General and OBC candidates and Rs.200/- for SC/ST and all PwD candidates. The fee must be paid online through debit card or credit card or internet banking available at payment gateways provided in the online application portal.
IIT Cognitive Science PhD Admissions 2017 Important Dates
Start Date for Online Submission of completed Application Form: 14th June 2017 (00:00 Hrs)
Last Date for Online Submission of completed Application Form: 06th July 2017 (23:59 Hrs)
Commencing from July 2017
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Inter-Disciplinary Program in Cognitive Science, Prof. Harish Karnick, Convenor, DPGC, Cognitive Science IDP, IIT Kanpur, Email: [email protected], Website www.iitk.ac.in
For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website .
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