NIT Entrance Examination 2018

National Institute of Technology invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to Full  Time PhD and Part Time research scholars under scholarship in various disciplines during this session 2017 – 2018.

 

NIT PhD Eligibility 2018

Faculty of Engineering

Bachelor’s and Master’s / M.S. ( by Research ) degree in Engineering / Technology in the appropriate branch of study with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks (CGPA ≥ 6.5/10) in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC category and 55% aggregate ( or above ) marks or equivalent CGPA
of ≥ 6.0 for SC / ST / PwD candidates.

For Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department

Candidates with PG degree in Science ( Physics / Chemistry / Material Science / Applied Science / Applied Physics / Applied Chemistry ) followed by M.Tech. Degree / M.S ( by Research ) in Material Science and Engineering / equivalent PG degree in related discipline are also eligible to apply.

For Civil Engineering department 

Candidates with B.E. / B.Tech. or M.E. / M.Tech. with any specialization offered by Civil Engineering Department are also eligible to apply.

For CECASE ( Part time only )

Candidates with M.E. / M.Tech. in Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Welding Engineering, Industrial Metallurgy, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Manufacturing, Design, Automobile Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Nano Science & Nano Technology, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Instrumentation and Control Engineering or any other equivalent degree are eligible to apply.

Faculty of Architecture

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture / Planning and Master’s degree in Architecture / Design / Planning / Building Engineering and Management / Building Technology or its equivalent with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks ( CGPA ≥ 6.5/10 ) in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% aggregate ( or above ) marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0 for SC / ST / PwD candidates.

Management Studies

Master’s degree in Business Administration with a valid score in NET / UGC / CAT / ATMA / XAT / MAT or Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering / Industrial Management with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks (CGPA ≥ 6.5/10) in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% aggregate ( or above ) marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0 is the eligibility for SC / ST / PwD candidates.

Candidates with the above eligibility requirements and JRF or equivalent fellowships may also apply.

Computer Applications

Master’s degree in Computer Applications or M.Sc. ( Computer Science / OR & CA ) with a valid GATE / NET / UGC / CSIR / NBHM score with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks ( CGPA ≥ 6.5 / 10 ) in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC – NCL category and 55% aggregate ( or above ) marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0 for SC / ST / PwD candidates with a valid score in GATE / UGC / CSIR / NBHM.

Master’s degree ( M.E. / M.Tech. ) in Computer Science and Engineering with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks ( CGPA ≥ 6.5/10 ) in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% aggregate ( or above ) marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0 for SC / ST / PwD candidates.

Faculty of Science & Humanities ( Maths / Chemistry ) 

Master’s degree in the relevant discipline of Science with 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks ( CGPA ≥ 6.5 / 10 ) and a valid GATE / UGC / CSIR / NBHM / NET score for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% aggregate (or above) marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0 for SC / ST / PwD candidates and a valid GATE / UGC / CSIR / NBHM / NET score.

For Humanities and Social Sciences

Master’s degree in the relevant discipline of Humanities / Social Science / Economics / Business Administration / Commerce / Statistics with a valid score in UGC / NET / CAT / AIMA / XAT / MAT and a minimum of 60% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of 6.5/10 in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category or a minimum of 55% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of 6.0/10 in UG or PG for admission under SC / ST / PwD category.

Master’s degree ( M.E. / M.Tech. ) in Engineering with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of 6.5 / 10 in UG or PG for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category or a minimum of 55% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of 6.0 / 10 in UG or PG for admission under SC / ST / PwD category.

For Physics Department

Master’s degree in Physics / Applied Physics / Materials Science / Applied Electronics with a minimum of 60% ( or above ) aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.5/10 with a valid GATE / UGC/ CSIR / NET score for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% ( or above ) aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0/10 for SC / ST / PwD candidates with a valid GATE / UGC / CSIR / NET score. (or)

M.Tech. in Non Destructive Testing with 60% (or above) aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.5 / 10 for admission under OC / OBC-NCL category and 55% ( or above ) aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA of ≥ 6.0/10 for SC / ST / PwD candidates.

In case of AMIE / AMIIM candidates, a minimum of 55% is eligible for admission in all the branches.

NIT PhD Application Form 2018

Candidates applying for PhD program must apply online through the website www.nitt.edu or https://admission.nitt.edu/.

The application fee is Rs. 500/- for OC / OBC – NCL and Rs. 200/- for SC / ST / PwD candidates. The fee payment should be made only through State Bank collect mode ( https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=88587 ).

The last date for submission of application is 31st October, 2017.

NIT PhD Admission Selection Procedure 2018

S.NoName of the ProgramCategoryMode of Selection
1PhDFull time / Part timeWritten Test & Interview

For PhD Admission, the mode and norms for selection shall be on par with those in force for full-time Ph.D. candidates. Following the scrutiny and short-listing of the applications, eligible candidates will be called to attend a written test.

The candidates, short listed based on the written test performance need to appear for a technical and personal interview by the Departmental Research Committee comprising HoD, all eligible Supervisors and the Dean‟s nominee ( observer ).

NIT PhD Important Dates 2018

S.NoEventsDate
1Last Date for Submission of Application Form31st October, 2017
2Date of Written Test23rd November, 2017 at 9:30 AM ( Tentative )
3Date of Interview ( for shortlisted candidates only ) 23rd November, 2017 at 2:30 PM onwards
24th November, 2017 at 9:30 AM onwards ( If needed )

Contact Details

National Institute Technology Durgapur
Mahatma Gandhi Avenue,
Durgapur – 713 209,
West Bengal, India.
Telephone No : 0343 2752043
Email id : deanac@admin.nitdgp.ac.in
Website : www.nitdgp.ac.in.

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