Birla Institute of Technology PhD Entrance Exam 2019

BIT Mesra PhD Entrance Exam 2019

Birla Institute of Technology invites admission application for Entrance Examinations leading to admission in PhD program for the academic year 2019 – 2020.

BIT Mesra PhD Entrance Exam Eligibility 2019

Candidates with following qualification shall be eligible for admission to the PhD Program of the Institute :

  • Candidates possessing M. Tech. / M.E. / M.Sc. ( Engg. ) / M. Arch. / M. Pharm. / M. Plan. / M.Sc. / MCA / MBA or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University / Institute with minimum 60% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a 10 – point scale in the qualifying exam are eligible to apply for admission in the relevant departments.
  • Candidates possessing B.Tech. / B.E. / B.Sc. ( Engg. ) / B.Pharm / B.Arch. / B. Plan. or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University / Institute with a minimum of 80% marks or 8.0 CGPA on a 10 – point scale in the qualifying examination and a valid GATE / GPAT score with a minimum of 80 percentile are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their Specialization.
  • Sponsored candidates must have minimum of two years of professional work experience, besides fulfilling the above criteria. In addition, such candidates should have valid sponsorship at least for three years

Relaxation for SC / ST Candidates

  • Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks for SC / ST candidates

BIT Mesra PhD Entrance Exam Pattern 2019

  • The Ph.D. Entrance Test would consist of 2 parts
    • General Aptitude Test common to all applicants, from 9:00 am to 10:30 am and
    • Subject Specific Tests to examine basic fundamental knowledge in the subject, from
  • 11:00 am to 1:00 pm for candidates applied for only one Department
  • 11:00 am to 1:00 pm & 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm for candidates applied for two Departments
  • 11:00 am to 1:00 pm & 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm & 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm for candidates applied for three Departments
  • The syllabi of the Subject Specific Tests for each Department can be seen on the Department web pages on the Institute website

BIT Mesra PhD Entrance Exam Application Form 2019

Birla Institute of Technology PhD Entrance Exam application form is available in the official website www.bitmesra.ac.in.

  • To apply for the PhD Program ( Session Spring 2019 ), eligible candidates must complete and submit the application online [ link available on Institute website www.bitmesra.ac.in ]
  • Pay application fee through State Bank Collect ( any nationalized bank ) of [rupee] 2950/- ( General candidates ) and [rupee] 1770/- ( for SC/ST candidates ). Fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstances
  • Send a printout of the completed application form along with required enclosures ( see List of Enclosures ) in a A4 size envelope by Speed post / reliable courier ( means by which sender may track its movement on internet ) to the following address to reach positively by the due date :
    Office of Dean,
    Admissions & Academic Coordination,
    Birla Institute of Technology,
    Mesra, Ranchi – 835215
  • Write “Application for PhD Admission ( Session Spring 2019 ) on top of the envelope”
  • Applications reaching us after the due date are liable to be rejected / may not be processed.
  • Please do not print a blank form and fill it by hand as this will not be accepted

BIT Mesra PhD Entrance Exam Selection Procedure 2019

  • Selection to the PhD Programs would be based on performance in a written test, previous academic record and an interview. Only such candidates, who obtain the minimum required marks in aptitude test, subject specific test and the indicated total percentage of marks, will be considered for final preparation of result as given below :
  • General [ Aptitude Test ( 100% ) = 30%; Subject Test ( 100% ) = 30%; Academic Record ( 60% ); Interview ( 40% ) and total ( 300% ) = 50% ]
  • SC / ST [ Aptitude Test ( 100% ) = 25%; Subject Test ( 100% ) = 25%; Academic Record ( 60% ); Interview ( 40% ) and total ( 300% ) = 45% ]

Venue for PhD Entrance Test :

The PhD Entrance Test will be held on 17th December, 2018 from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm at the Institute Main Building in the Institute’s Campus at Mesra, Ranchi – 835215

BIT Mesra PhD Important Dates 2019

S.NoEventDate
1Filling of online form commences from 19th September, 2018
2Last date to Apply Online12th November, 2018
3Last date of receiving of completed filled - in Application Forms at BIT, Mesra19th November, 2018
4Display of list of eligible candidates to be called of Written Test and Interview30th November, 2018
5Date of Entrance Test17th December, 2018
6Interview of the selected candidates 18th December, 2018
7Declaration of 1st Provisional Selection List19th December, 2018
8Admission from20th December, 2018 to 24th December, 2018
9Classes will commence from10th January, 2019

Contact Details

Birla Institute of Technology,
Mesra, Ranchi – 835 215,
Jharkhand, India.,
Telephone No : 0651-2275444 / 896,
Fax No : 0651 2275401,
Email :  admissions@bitmesra.ac.in,
Website : www.bitmesra.ac.in.