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ISM JRF Entrance Exam 2018

Indian School of Mines invites application for admission to Junior Research Fellows ( JRFs ) for PhD Program through National Level Test / Interview for the academic year 2018 – 2019.

ISM JRF Eligibility Criteria 2018

( i ) Applied Chemistry ( Discipline : Chemistry ) (Code : CHY )

M.Tech. / M.Phil. / M.Sc. or equivalent in Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry.

( ii ) Applied Geology ( Discipline : Applied Geology ) ( Code : AGL )

  • M.Sc. / M.Sc. Tech in Geology / Applied Geology or M.Sc. / M.Sc.    Tech. in Geology / Applied Geology with specialisation in Marine Geology / Oceanography / Hydrogeology / Geochemistry / Applied Geochemistry / Environmental Science / Geoinformatics / Natural Hazards & Disaster  Risk  Management / Remote Sensing and GIS  / Geophysics / Petroleum Geosciences. OR Integrated M.Sc.Tech / M.Tech. in Geology / Applied Geology or M. Tech. in Geological Technology ( OR )
  • M.Tech in Mineral Exploration / Engineering Geology / Petroleum Exploration / Geo-exploration / Exploration Geosciences / Remote Sensing / Remote Sensing and GIS applications / Geoinformatics / Petroleum Geosciences / Marine Geosciences having M.Sc. / M.Sc. Tech in Geology / Applied Geology or Integrated M.Sc.Tech. / M.Tech. in Geology / Applied Geology or M. Tech. in Geological Technology ( OR )
  • B. Tech / M. Tech in Mining Engg / Mineral Engg. / Civil Engg

( iii ) Applied Geophysics ( Discipline : Applied Geophysics ) ( Code : AGP )

M.Sc / M.Sc. Tech / Integrated M.Sc / Integrated M. Sc. Tech. in Applied Geophysics / Exploration Geophysics / Geophysics or M.Sc. Tech in Marine Geophysics or M.Tech in Geophysical Technology or M. Tech ( Petroleum Exploration ).

( iv ) Applied Mathematics ( Discipline : Mathematics )  ( Code : MAT )

  • M.Phil / M. Tech. / M.Sc. or equivalent in Mathematics / Applied Mathematics / Mathematics & Computing.

( v) Applied Mathematics ( Discipline : Statistics ) ( Code : STA )

  • M.Phil / M.Sc. or equivalent in Statistics / Applied Statistics.

( vi) Applied Physics ( Discipline : Physics) ( Code : PHY )

  • M.Sc. / Integrated M.Sc./M.Phil or equivalent in Physics / Applied Physics or B.Tech. / M.Tech. / Integrated M.Tech. or equivalent in Engineering Physics / Material Science / Nanoscience and Technology / Optoelectronics or equivalent

( vii) Chemical Engg ( Discipline : Chemical Engg) ( Code : CHE )

  • M.Tech or equivalent in Chemical Engineering or its related discipline with B Tech / B.E in Chemical Engineering.

( viii) Computer Science & Engg ( Discipline : Computer Science & Engg.) ( Code : CSE )

  • M.Tech or equivalent in Computer Science & Engg. / Information Technology / Computer Application / Software Engineering / Electronics Engg. / Electronics and Communication Engg. / Electrical Engg with B. Tech. or equivalent in Computer Science & Engg. / Information Technology / Electronics Engg. / Electronics and Communication Engg. / Electrical Engg

( ix) Civil Engg ( Discipline : Civil Engg ) ( Code : CVL )

  • M.Tech. / M.E. in Civil Engg. with B.Tech. / B.E. in Civil Engg. / Env. Engg. having specialization in their M.Tech. / M.E. as Structural / Geotechnical / Water Resources / Environmental /  Transportation Engg / Remote Sensing & GIS / Env. Sci. & Engg.

( x) Electrical Engg. ( Discipline : Electrical Engg ) ( Code : ELE )

  • M.Tech. or equivalent in Electrical Engg. / Control System Engg. / Power System Engg. / Electrical Machines / Power Electronics and Drives / High Voltage Engg. / Instrumentation Engg. / Power Apparatus & Devices / Electronics with B.Tech or equivalent in Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Engg

( xi) Electronics Engg ( Discipline : Electronics Engg ) ( Code : ECE )

  • M.Tech. / M.E. / MS in Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Tele-communication / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation / Electronics & Electrical Engineering or related field with B. Tech. / B.E. or equivalent degree in Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Tele-communication / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation / Electronics & Electrical Engineering.

( xii) Environmental Science & Engg  ( Discipline : Environmental Science & Engg ) ( Code : ESE)

  • M.Tech. / M.E. or equivalent in Environmental Science & Engineering / Biotechnology / Civil / Chemical / Water Resource Engg / Mining / Atmospheric Science.

( xiii) Environmental Science & Engg  ( Discipline : Environmental Science ) ( Code : ENS)

  • M.Phil. / M.Sc. / M.Sc. Tech. or equivalent in Atmospheric science/ Botany / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Physics / Environmental Science / Environmental Science & Management / Geology / Hydrology / Soil Science / Remote sensing and GIS / Forestry.

( xiv) Fuel & Mineral Engg ( Discipline : Fuel & Mineral Engg ) ( Code : FME)

  • M.Tech. or equivalent in Mineral / Fuel / Chemical / Metallurgical / Mining Engg; with B.Tech or equivalent in Mineral / Fuel / Chemical / Metallurgical / Mining Engg / Mechanical Engg.

( xv) Fuel & Mineral Engg ( Discipline : Mineral Engineering ) ( Code : MLE)

  • M.Tech. / B.Tech. or equivalent in Mineral / Chemical / Metallurgical / Mining Engg; B.Tech. Mechanical Engg. with M.Tech.  in Mineral Engg.

( xvi) Humanities & Social Sciences ( Discipline : English Language / Literature ) ( Code : ENG)

  • M.A. / M.Sc. / M.Litt. / M.Phil. or equivalent in English Language & Literature / Applied Linguistics & Language Teaching / English Language Teaching.

( xvii) Humanities & Social Sciences ( Discipline : Philosophy ) ( Code : PLY )

  • M.A. / M.Sc. / M.Com / MBA or equivalent degree or Master’s in Engg. / Technology or equivalent degree or M.A. / M.Phil. in Philosophy or equivalent.

( xviii) Humanities & Social Sciences ( Discipline : Sociology ) ( Code : SOC )

  • M.Phil. / M. A. in Sociology or equivalent degree.

( xix) Management Studies ( Discipline : Industrial Engg. & Management ) ( Code : IEM )

  • Postgraduate Degree in Industrial Engg. and Management / Industrial Engg / Production Engineering / Mechanical Engg / Electrical Engg / Civil Engg or equivalent

( xx) Management Studies ( Discipline : Management ) ( Code : MAN)

  • MBA Degree / Postgraduate Degree or Diploma recognized as equivalent to Postgraduate in Management by AICTE / UGC / AIU / Postgraduate Degree in Economics / Commerce / Psychology / Professional qualifications like CA / CS / ICWA / Postgraduate Degree in Industrial Engg. and Management / Industrial Management / Industrial Engg. / Production Engg.

( xxi) Mechanical Engg ( Discipline : Mechanical Engineering ) ( Code : MEC )

  • M. E. / M. Tech degree with specialization in Mechanical / Production / Manufacturing / Industrial Production / CAD-CAM / Machine Design / Mechatronics / Thermal / Heat Power / Energy / Power Plant / Automobile / Maintenance Engg. & Tribology with B. E. / B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Mechanical / Production / Manufacturing / Aerospace / Energy Engineering.

( xxii) Mining Engg ( Discipline : Mining Engineering ) ( Code : MNE )

  • M.Tech. or equivalent in Mining Engg / Opencast Mining / Mine Planning & Design / Rock Excavation Engg / Geomatics / Underground Space Technology / Rock Mechanics / Civil Engg / Engineering Geology; ( OR ) B.Tech or equivalent in Mining Engg / Civil Engg / Opencast Mining / Mining Machinery / Environmental Engg; M.Sc. Tech. ( Applied Geology ); M.Sc. ( Geospatial Science ).

( xxiii) Mining Machinery Engg ( Discipline : Mining Machinery Engineering ) ( Code : MME )

  • M.Tech / ME / MSc Engg. in Mining Machinery Engg / Mechanical Engg / Mining Engg / Maintenance Engg & Tribology / Machine Design / CAD-CAM / Material Science / Automobile Engg. / Applied Mehanics / Electrical Engg. / Mine Electrical Engg / Power Electronics / Power System Engg. / Electrical Machines / Instrumentation with BE / B.Tech / B.Sc Engg. in Mining Machinery Engg. / Mechanical Engg. / Electrical Engg. / Mining Engg. ( OR )
  • BE / B.Tech / B.Sc Engg in Mining Machinery Engg / Mechanical Engg / Electrical Engg / Mining Engg;

( xxiv) Petroleum Engg ( Discipline : Petroleum Engineering ) ( Code : PET )

  • M.Tech. or equivalent in Petroleum Engg. / Petroleum Management; M.Tech. in Petrochemical / Chemical / M.Sc. in Chemistry.

ISM JRF Important Dates 2018

Sl.NoDetailsDate(s)
1Commencement of online application01st May, 2018
2Last date for submitting application online31st May, 2018
3IIT ( ISM ) JRF Entrance Examination23rd June, 2018
4Hosting the list of short-listed candidates for Interview23rd June, 2018
5Interview for qualified candidates24th June, 2018
6Declaration of results – Merit list10th July, 2018
7Admission & joining of the Merit List Candidates01st August, 2018

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