PhD-Regular

PhD - Regular

Areas and Eligibility

Semester II Academic Year 2018-19

 PhD in Engineering

*Candidates who are currently studying in final year of their B.Tech/BE program should apply under Direct PhD program.

Department

Research Areas

Eligibility

Civil Engineering

1.     Thin-walled metal and composite structures 

2.     Computational structural analysis and design

3.     Engineering cement composites

4.     Performance-Based Design of structures

5.     Earthquake resistant design of structures

6.     Seismic evaluation and retrofitting of structures

7.     Design of resilient infrastructure systems

8.     Non-linear analysis of structures

9.      Reliability and risk assessment of new and existing infrastructure systems

10.Groundwater hydrology

11.Ground water pollution and emerging contaminants

12.Eco-friendly technologies for contaminant removal

13.Geochemical processes occurring at mineral-water interface

14.Indoor and outdoor air pollutants characterization and their health impacts

15.Sustainable transportation planning

16.Surface water hydrology and climate change

17.Geotechnical earthquake engineering and ground improvement techniques

18.Soil dynamics and rock mechanics

 

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering followed by a Master’s degree in an appropriate area; consistently good academic background. 

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Computer Science and Engineering

 

1.    Theoretical computer Science

2.     Distributed systems and cloud computing

3.     Wireless sensor networks and IoT

4.     Computer architecture and Embedded Systems

5.     Machine learning and AI

6.     Ubiquitous Computing

7.     Multimedia, Computer vision and Image processing

8.     Security and Analytics

9.     Cryptography and Network Security

10.  Wireless ad-hoc Networks

11. Social Networks and Crowd Computing

12. Human Centred Computing

13. Fog/Edge computing

14. Software engineering (applied, automated, empirical, and for contemporary and emerging computing platforms)

15. Data Engineering and Management

 M.Tech./M.E/M.S. (or an equivalent qualification) in computer science and engineering (or equivalent degree) with 60% marks (or 6.5 grade point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST).

OR

Exceptional candidates with B. Tech/B.E degree in computer science and engineering or related area with valid GATE score.

* Candidate with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and engineering or related field from any IIT with minimum 8.00 CGPA/CPI out of 10.0 are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification.

** Candidates who are currently studying in final year of their B.Tech/BE program should apply under Direct PhD program.

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Electrical Engineering

1.    Microelectronics and VLSI Design;

2.    Image and Video Processing;

3.    Communication and Networks, Antennas for Smart  RF and millimeter wave systems, Wireless Power Transmission;

4.    Signal, Image and Video Processing Techniques for Non-destructive Testing and Non-invasive Imaging Applications; 

5.    Renewable Energy;

6.    High Voltage Engineering; Nano-dielectrics

7.    Smart and Micro-grids;

8.    Power System Dynamics and Control;

9.    Power Electronics and Drives

10. Electric Vehicle Technologies

M.Tech/M.E./M.S. in Electrical/ Electronics/ Communications/ Computer Science/ Instrumentation / Control Engineering or equivalent or Microelectronics/Solid-state Technology/MEMS/Nano Science/Nano Technology/Material Science/Engineering Physics or equClick Here to apivalent, relevant to the area of research with minimum 60% of marks (OR  6.5 grade point out of 10) (55% marks OR 6.0 grade point for SC/ST).

OR

Candidates having B.Tech/B.E qualification in Electrical/Electronics/Communications/ Computer Science/ Instrumentation / Control Engineering or equivalent or Microelectronics/Solid-state Technology/MEMS/Nano Science/Nano Technology/Material Science/Engineering Physics or equivalent, and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above with valid GATE score can apply for admission to PhD programme.

OR

A candidate with a Bachelor's degree from any IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above can apply for admission to PhD programme. Such candidates are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification.

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Chemical Engineering

1.     Complex Fluid Dynamics

2.     Catalysis

3.     Chemical Reaction Engineering

4.     Biophysics,

5.     Renewable Energy,

6.     Particulate Processing,

7.     Nanoscience,

8.     Process Engineering,

9.     Molecular dynamics simulation

 

 

 

 

1. Master's degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master's degree by Research in Engineering/Technology. Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST) in their Master's.

OR

2. Master's degree in Sciences with a valid score in GATE/UGC/CSIR/NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification. Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST) in their Master's.

OR

3. Exceptional candidates having B.Tech/B.E qualification with valid GATE score can apply for direct admission to PhD programme.

OR

A candidate with a Bachelor's degree from any IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification to apply.

 

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Mechanical Engineering

1. Design and Analysis (DA)

2. Production and Manufacturing (PM)

3. Thermo-Fluids (TF)

 

 

 

1) Master's degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master's degree by Research in Engineering/Technology. Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA out of 10 in their Master's.

OR

2) Master's degree in Sciences with a valid score in GATE/UGC/ CSIR/NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification. Candidates must have obtained at least 65% marks or 7 CGPA out of 10 in their Master's.

OR

3) Exceptional candidates having B.Tech/B.E degree with at least 65% marks or 7 CGPA out of 10 and valid GATE score can apply for PhD programme. The candidate who are in final year (seventh semester) of their B.Tech/BE program should apply under Direct PhD program.

OR

A candidate with a Bachelor's degree from any IIT and having a CGPA score of 8.00 out of 10 and above are exempted from requirement of GATE to apply.

The relaxation in eligibility and reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PwD will be as per the rules of Govt. of India.

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Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

1.     Physical Metallurgy

2.     Chemical Metallurgy

3.     Mechanical Metallurgy

4.     Energy Materials

5.     Nanomaterials

6.     Polymer & Ceramic Materials

1. Master's degree in relevant Engineering/Technology or a Master's degree by Research in relevant Engineering/Technology. Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) (55% marks for SC/ST) in their Master's.

OR

2. Exceptional candidates having relevant B.Tech./B.E. qualification with valid GATE score can apply for direct admission to PhD programme. A candidate with a Bachelor's degree from any IIT and having a CGPA/CPI score of 8.00 (out of 10.0) and above are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification to apply.

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 PhD In Sciences

Department

Research Areas

Eligibility

Chemistry

 

1.    Synthetic Organic Chemistry

2.     Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry

3.     Catalysis and Materials Synthesis

4.     Homogeneous Catalysis

5.     Polymer Chemistry

6.     Chemical Physics

7.     Computational Chemistry

8.     Electrocatalysis

9.     Electrochemical Biosensor

10.Fuel Cells, Li-ion and  Na-ion Batteries

11.Modeling of Complex Chemical and Biological System

12.Molecular Dynamics

13.Nanomaterials

14.Photoredox Catalysis

15.Supramolecular Synthesis

16.Solid-state NMR: Theory and Experiments

17.Ultracold Chemistry

18.Theoretical Biophysical Chemistry

19.Polymeric Biomaterials for Drug Delivery

20.Antibacterial Gels

Masters or equivalent degree in Chemistry/Biochemistry/ Materials Science and Technology/Pharmaceutical Sciences/Biotechnology/Physics or relevant research areas with First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST).

Candidates meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements with valid

a) GATE Qualification

b) UGC/CSIR-NET or Equivalent qualification.

c) DST-INSPIRE or other national fellowship

Candidates with M. Tech or equivalent with First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60% marks are exempted from requirement of GATE qualification

 

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Mathematics

 

1.    Dynamical Systems

2.    Fluid Mechanics

3.    Mathematical Biology

4.    Mathematical Modelling

5.    Numerical Analysis

6.    Number Theory

7.    Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics

8.    Partial Differential Equation

9.    Probability

10. Statistics

11. Stochastic process

12. Topology

13. Water wave Theory

14. Complex Analysis

Master’s Degree in Mathematics/Statistics/Theoretical Computer Science or equivalent Master’s Degree with First Class (60% marks or 6.5 grades point out of 10 ),  55% marks or 6.0 grades point out of 10 for SC/ST.

Candidates  meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements with valid:

a) GATE Qualification

b) UGC-NET-JRF/CSIR-NET-JRF qualified or NBHM or equivalent qualification.

 

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Physics

1.    Condensed Matter Physics (Experiment)

2.    Nuclear Physics (Experiment)

3.    Optics, Photonics and Laser Spectroscopy (Experiment)

4.    Gravity, Cosmology, Strings (Theory)

 

 

 

Master's or equivalent degree in Physics or relevant subject / B. Tech. in Engineering Physics with First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) or MTech in relevant areas

Candidates meeting above requirement must also fulfill one of the following qualification with valid certificate:

a) GATE

b) UGC/CSIR-NET(JRF)

c) DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

 

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PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Areas

Eligibility

Economics: International Economics, Development Economics, Urban Economics, Health Economics,Energy and Environmental Economics, Financial Economics

English Literature: American Studies, Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Modern Fiction, Postcolonial Studies, Postmodern literature, Critical Theory, Film and Literature, Literature in Translation, Travel Literature, Children’s Literature, Fantasy and Science Fiction.

Philosophy: Philosophy of Science, Western Epistemology and Metaphysics, Logic, Aesthetics.

Sociology: Sociology of Science and Technology, Sociology of Development

Linguistics: Morphology, Phonology (Optimality Theory), Natural Language Processing (NLP), Psycho/Neurolinguistics, Language and Cognition

Psychology: Counselling, Clinical, Personality, Social, Positive Psychology or any other applied branch.

Master's or equivalent degree in Commerce, Economics, English Literature, Management, Philosophy, or any other relevant discipline with 55% (or 6.0 grade point out of 10).

OR

Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in Engineering from any of the IITs/NITs or any other ‘Institute of National Importance’ with minimum of 55% (or 6 grade points out of 10)

Candidates meeting one of these requirements must also fulfil one of the following additional requirements:

a) UGC/CSIR- NET or GATE or equivalent qualification

b) DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

OR

Candidates with Bachelor’s in Engineering/Technology from any of the IITs and having CGPA/CPI Score of 8 (out of 10) are exempted from GATE requirement.

 

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PhD in CBME

Centre

Research Areas

Eligibility

Biomedical Engineering

Biomaterials

1. Biomaterials, Biological and Biomaterial Characterization, Mechanics of Nanomaterials, Finite Element Modeling (FEM):

2. Molecular sensors:

3. Polymeric and peptide hydrogels/gels for drug delivery and wound healing.

 

Biomedical signal processing: Medical ultrasound and Neuro-feedback systems.

Biomedical Imaging

1. Medical image processing and analyses

2. Health care apps and analytics

 

Cancer Diagnostics and Therapy

1. Non-coding RNAs based diagnostics and therapeutics for cancer therapy:

2. Bioheat Transfer, Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy, Heat Transfer and Applied Thermal Engineering:

3. Cancer drug delivery

 

Immunology

1.     Vaccines

2.     Gut microbiome and regulation of immune system

3.     Immunomodulation

Medical Devices: Biomedical Instrumentation and implants

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine: 

1.    Cell based therapy for Type 2 Diabetes.

2.    Cell Based therapeutics against tumor angiogenesis.

Other areas

1. Biomechanics

2. Molecular level understanding of interfacial water structure and the cause of cancer; Early cancer detection using vibrational spectroscopy

 

1. A master's degree in engineering (ME / MTech) or medicine (MD) or pharmaceutical sciences (MPharm) or veterinary science (MVSc) or dental surgery (MDS), with a minimum of 60 percent marks (6.5 grade points on a scale of 10). Relaxation for SC/ST candidates as per GOI rules

Or

 

2. A master's degree in sciences (MSc / MS) or equivalent, with a minimum of 60 percent marks (6.5 grade points on a scale of 10). A valid GATE score or qualified in UGC/CSIR/NET/INSPIRE fellowship, or equivalent. Relaxation for SC/ST candidates as per GOI rules

 

Or

 

3. A bachelor's degree in engineering (BE /BTech) or pharmacy (BPharm), with a minimum of 65 percent marks (7.0 grade points on a scale of 10) and a valid GATE score. A bachelor's degree from an IIT with a minimum of 8 grade points on a scale of 10 points without GATE. Relaxation for SC/ST candidates as per GOI rules 

Or

 4. A MBBS, BVSc, or BDS, with a minimum of 65 percent marks (7.0 grade points on a scale of 10). Relaxation for SC/ST candidates as per GOI rules.

 

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