Ph.D. Programmes for Academic Year 2021-22

IIT Jammu



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Admission to Ph.D. Programmes for Academic Year 2021-22


 Advt. No. IITJMU/PhD/01/2021                                                         Dated: 19-04-2021


1.       The online applications are invited for admission in Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programme for the session 2021-22 in the following Departments:

Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry & Physics.

The student can apply for PhD programme throughout the year however the short listing and selection will be done twice in a year by each department. For Area of Research Kindly click on following link

 2.       Categories of Admission:

 The applicants for admission to the Ph.D. programme shall be classified under any one of the following categories:

 (a) Institute Research student/candidate (Full Time)

 (b) Full Time externally funded students (UGC, CSIR, GPAT, SERB, DST etc.)

 3.       Eligibility Criteria: For Full Time Ph.D., program at the Institute:


A Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master’s degree by Research in Engineering/ Technology along with a good academic record.


Master’s degree in Science (with a good academic record) and a valid GATE score / UGC/CSIR-JRF/GPAT/ NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration. Exemption under schemes as agreed by the IIT Council for students of NITs/IITs/IIITs/IISERs/IISc may be acceptable.


Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with an exceptional academic record and a valid GATE score in the eligible discipline.

 4.       Application Fee:

 Application Fee per department (non-refundable): Rs.1000/- for General/Gen-EWS/OBC category and Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PWD category candidates. The candidates can deposit the requisite application fee by using net banking or debit/credit card facilities. Additional charges will be applicable as per the rule of the concerned bank. The Fee will not be accepted through any other mode.

 5.       FAQ:  Link will be shared shortly  

6.       Reservation:  

The reservation of seats in admissions for SC, ST, OBC, EWS categories and for Persons with Disability (PwD) will be as per Government of India rules.

 7.       Application Procedure:  

For admission to Ph.D. programmes, candidates need to register and fill the application ONLINE only by accessing the website: APPLY ONLINE

 8.       Course Fee Structure:

 For details of course fee structure, please visit the following link:

 9     Time Lines: 

 (a)    Cutoff date up to which applications considered: 15-05-2021

(b)    Tentative date of applications shortlisting: 20-05-2021

(c)     Tentative date for receiving call letter for selection process: 26-05-2021 (d) Tentative dates for selection process scheduled from 03-06-2021 to 11-06-2021 (e) Round of admissions:

(i)           1st round of admission: 28-06-2021 to 05-07-2021

(ii)         2nd round of admission: 08-07-2021 to 12-07-2021 (if applicable) (iii)         3rd round of admission: 15-07-2021 to 20-07-2021 (if applicable)

 10    Other Important Instructions:

 The candidates are advised to read every instruction given in this Information Brochure very carefully before applying Online.

 (a) Candidates are requested to apply online only. The hard copy of the application need not be submitted. The application in any other mode/form will not be considered.

 (b) The prescribed qualifications and experience are the minimum required and the mere fact that a candidate possesses the same will not entitle him/her for being called for an interview.

 (c) Departments/Centers of the Institute reserve the right to restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to a reasonable number, based on qualifications and/or experience.

 (d) All entries should be carefully made while applying online. IIT Jammu will not be responsible for the wrong entries. Candidates shall be solely responsible for the correctness and authenticity of the information/documents provided in the online application.

 (e) Online application submitted by the candidates shall be considered final and binding. Requests for making corrections in the online application shall not be entertained.

 (f)  Online application found incomplete in any form will be summarily rejected. No correspondence/communication will be entertained in this regard.

 (g) Online applications will be scrutinized, relevant documents checked/verified for their authenticity.

 (h) Students shall be governed by ordinance/ regulations in vogue.

 (i)   The Institute has the right to cancel, at any stage, the admission for the candidate who is found admitted to a course to which he/she is not entitled, being unqualified or ineligible in accordance with the statutes and regulations in force.

 (j)   The Institute reserves the right to verify the antecedents or documents submitted by the candidate at any time during their period of study. In case it is found that the documents submitted by the candidate are not genuine, then his/her admission shall be terminated.

 (k) Merely applying for / being shortlisted/appearing for the interview / written test / or subsequent processes does not imply that a candidate will necessarily be offered admission in IIT Jammu. No request for considering the candidature in the department, other than in which applied through online mode, will be entertained.

 (l)   Candidates are advised to fill their correct and active e-mail addresses in the online application as all correspondence will be made by the Institute through e-mail. Test/Interview schedule will be emailed in due course to the candidates in their registered e-mail. Further, for any updates, please visit the Institute website regularly, for subsequent amendments in the advertisement and results.

 (m)The candidates should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility conditions as specified. Their Admission will be purely provisional subject to confirmation that they satisfy the prescribed eligibility conditions. Mere issue of call letters to the candidates will not imply that his/her candidature has been found eligible.

 (n) After joining, Hostel and Mess facilities will be provided as per the availability.

 (o) No scholarship will be provided to the students until all the required documents along with the final qualifying degree certificate are submitted physically.

      Contact Details: For any query or information, applicant can write us on      or contact 0191-2570633.



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