PhD Admission

National Institute of Technology PhD Admission 2017

Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology applications are invited for admission to PhD ( Full Time ) programme for the Academic Year 2016 – 2017  ( Session January – 2017 ).

NITJ PhD Admission 2017 Courses 

  • Engineering
  • Sciences
  • Humanities and Management

NITJ PhD Admission 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Engineering Departments :

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering / Technology in the relevant area of research along with Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology with a first class or minimum 60% marks ( or CGPA of 6.5 on 10 point scale ) in the qualifying examination.

Science Departments :

  • Master’s Degree in appropriate branch of Science with a first class or minimum 60% Marks ( or CGPA of 6.5 on 10 point scale ) in the qualifying examination.

Humanities & Management :

  • Master’s degree in Management / related areas of Management ( Commerce, Public Administration, Engineering Law, Mathematics, Statistics, Psychology, Economics, Business Economics, Sociology etc. ) with;
    1. 60% Marks ( or CGPA of 6.5 on 10 point scale ) in the qualifying examination in Management.
    2. 55% marks in Humanities or Social Sciences ( or a CGPA of 6.0 on 10 point scale )

Candidates for PhD in Sciences departments and Humanities and Management department should be JRF / NET / GATE qualified.

Note :

  • Relaxation in minimum Percentage / Equivalent Grade Point requirements will be given as per the National Reservation Policy of Government of India.

Broad Areas of Research

Email address of HOD
PhD ( Full Time )
( Broad Areas of Research )
1Bio Technology
Bioprocess Engineering
Environmental Biotechnology
Microbial Technology
Enzyme Technology
2Chemical Engineering
Hydrocarbon Engineering
New and Renewable Energy
Multiphase Flow and Reactors
Non-Newtonian Fluids
Transport Phenomena
Environmental Engineering
Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology
Water and Wastewater Treatment
Solid Waste Management
Chemical Process Safety
Membrane Separation Process
Modeling and Simulation
3Civil Engineering
Concrete Composites
Durability of Concrete
Recycled Concrete Aggregate
Green Concrete
4Computer Science & Engineering
Data Mining, Data Warehousing
Big Data
Data Analytics
Databases & Software Engineering
Software Engineering – software measurement
Software Quality Assessment
Dynamic Analysis Techniques
Mining Software Repositories
Object-oriented analysis and design
Digital Image Processing
Machine Learning
Natural Language Processing
5Electronics & Communication Engineering
Wireless Communication
Software Defined Radios
Cognitive Radios
Modeling and Simulation of Fading Channels
Wireless Sensor Networks
VLSI Design
6Instrumentation & Control Engineering
Wireless Networks and Wireless Sensor Network
Biomedical Instrumentation & Signal Processing
Telemetering / Wireless Sensor Network / Application in body area networks
Power Systems, Soft Computing
Bio-medical Instrumentation, Process Control
Robotics and Automation
7Industrial & Production Engineering
Supply Chain Management
Renewable Energy
Reliability and Maintenance Engineering
Fracture Mechanics
Solid Mechanics
Finite Element Analysis
Quality Management Welding
8Textile Technology
Modelling of Weaving / Stitching Process or Head Transfer through Fibrous material
Fabric Structure-property Relationship, Sewing Threads, Seam joining, Technical Textiles
Process Control in Spinning, Medical Textile, Liquid
Filtration, Agro-Textiles
Conductive Textile
Filtration, Apparel Technology, Yarn Manufacturing & Characterization of Textile products
Textile Chemical Processing / Pretreatment / Dyeing / Finishing;
Waste Water Treatment in Textiles
9Humanities & Management
General Management
Human Resource Management
Marketing Management
Entrepreneurship Development & Management
Theoretical Plasma Physics - Laser Plasma Interactions High Energy Physics
Radiation / Nuclear Physics
Theoretical Particle Physics
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Liquid Crystals ( experimental )
Organic Synthesis, Nanocatalysis, Nanotechnology in Sensors
Nanocomposites, Surface Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry Carbon based Nanomaterials
Smart Polymers, Biodegradable Composites, Synthetic Organic Chemistry
Ionic Liquids, Solution Thermodynamics of Amino Acids,
Salts and Drugs Micellization Behaviour of Surfactants Nanochemistry, Catalysis, Green Chemistry
Organic Synthesis, Medical Chemistry, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Synthesis of Nanomaterial and Application in Organic Synthesis
Application of Thermoelasticity for Structures like Beam Plate
Sampling Techniques
Applied Mathematics ( Solid Mechanics, Mathematical Modelling )
Matrix Analysis

NITJ PhD 2017 Application Form

  • The link to fill the online application form can be accessed through institute website
  • Please submit separate application forms, if applying for more than one program.
  • Copy of the application forms duly filled, accompanied by self-attested copies of the relevant certificates / testimonials, along with details of Application Fee of Rupee 1000/- ( rupee] 500/- for SC / ST candidates ) paid by bank transfer through NEFT, , in an envelope which must be superscripted as, “APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION TO PhD (FULL TIME) IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ________,” should reach the concerned “Head of the Department” on or before 10th November, 2016.
  • Candidates can only pay the Application Fee by bank transfer through NEFT to the Institute Bank Account, details of which are provided below.Account Name : Director, Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
    Account Number : 55088193207
    Bank : State Bank of Patiala
    Branch : REC, Jalandhar
    IFSC Code : STBP0000841
  • A scanned copy of the filled Application Form and certificates should be sent by Email to the concerned Head of Department before 10th November, 2016.
  • Incomplete applications and applications received after due date ( 5.00 pm of 10th November, 2016 ) will not be considered.

NITJ PhD Selection Procedure 2017

  • The admission to Ph.D programme ( Full Time ) in all disciplines mentioned in this advertisement shall be made through the process of presentation by the candidate and his / her interview by the respective Department Admission Committee.
  • Shortlisting of candidates for appearing in presentation and interview shall be based upon their performance in the screening test to be conducted by respective departments. Only those candidates who score marks above the cutoff of 40% i.e. 24 marks out of 60 for general category candidates, shall be eligible to be called for presentation and interview. For SC / ST / OBC candidates, the cutoff will be 35% i.e. 21 out of 60.
  • The cut off marks in the screening test may be increased by the Department Admission Committee to restrict the number of candidates to be called for presentation and interview depending on the number of seats available.
  • The Department Admission Committee for each department shall recommend suitable candidates for admission based on its assessment of presentation and interview.
  • The Institute reserves the right not to select or admit any candidate for PhD without assigning any reason.

NITJ PhD Reservation of Seats 2017

  • Total Number of seats with scholarship is 24.
  • The reservation rules will be followed as per Government of India guidelines prevailing at the timeof admission, at the Institute level.

NITJ PhD Admission Important Dates 2017

1Last date for submission of Applications10th November, 2016
2Display of list of eligible candidates16th November, 2016
3Written Test ( in the respective Department. Reporting time 9:00 AM )28th November, 2016
4Display of list of candidates eligible for interview and presentation28th November, 2016 by 5 : 00 PM in the respective departments
5Interview / presentation by the candidates who have qualified the test29th & 30th November, 2016
6Display of list of selected candidates06th December, 2016
7Deposition of fee, Registration and commencement of classes09th January, 2017
8Last date of deposition of fee and registration13th January, 2017

Contact Details

National Institute of Technology Jalandhar,
N.I.T. Post Office,
Jalandhar – 144 011,
Fax : +91-0181-2690320, 2690932,
Website :


MBA Admission

NITJ MBA Admission 2017

Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology invites application from eligible candidates for admission to Master of Business Administration ( MBA ) Programs for academic sessions 2017 – 2018.

NITJ MBA Admission Course Specializations 2017

  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Information Technology
  • Operations Management

NITJ MBA Admission Eligibility Criteria 2017

  • The admissions are open for Indian nationals only.
  • The candidates with Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA on 10 – point scale or equivalent are eligible to apply for the MBA program.
  • The candidates appearing in the final year / semester of the qualifying Bachelor’s degree may also apply subject to the condition that they would submit document of fulfilment of their eligibility at the time of counselling [if candidate’s result is awaited as on the date of counselling, he / she has to submit affidavit as per the format given in important instructions VII (8)]; failing which their candidature / admission may be cancelled
  • The candidate who fails to fulfil eligibility conditions as on the date of counselling will not be considered for admission. Relaxation admissible under policy of Govt. of India in minimum percentage (55%) / grade point average (6.0) for SC/ST/PH candidates is applicable.

NITJ MBA Admission Application Form 2017

  • NITJ MBA Admission application form can be downloaded from Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology website :
  • Application form duly filled accompanied by self-attested copies of relevant certificates / testimonials along with a crossed demand draft for ( Rupee 500/- for General and OBC Candidates and Rupee 250/- for SC / ST / PH Candidates ) towards application fee drawn in favour of ‘Director, Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar’payable at Jalandhar should reach the following address latest by May 31, 2017 (5.00PM).
    The Head,
    Department of Humanities and Management,
    Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology,
    GT Road, Amritsar Bye Pass,
    Sub Post Office NIT,
    Jalandhar-144011 (Punjab) .
  • Incomplete applications and applications received after due date will not be considered for admissions.

NITJ MBA Admission Selection Procedure 2017

  • NITJ MBA Admissions will be made on the basis of CMAT ( 80% weightage ), Group Discussion ( 10% weightage ), and Interview ( 10% weightage ).
  • The candidates will have to submit their best of all scores of CMAT tests admissible for MBA admissions in the academic year 2017 – 2018.
  • The list of candidates and schedule for Group Discussion / Interview will be notified on only on Institute’s website :

NITJ MBA Admission 2017 Important Dates

1Last Date for submission of complete Application Form
with fee
31st May, 2017
2Display of List of Applicants2nd June, 2017
3Group Discussion and Interview
All candidates must report at 9 AM on scheduled date
5th June, 2017 & 6th June, 2017
4Display of Merit List of Candidates7th June, 2017
5Counselling9th June, 2017


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